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BELLA VISTA — Frances Eileen Crivello, age 83, of Bella Vista passed away Tuesday, July 18, 2017, in Bentonville, Ark. She was born Feb. 9, 1934, in Oak Park, Ill., the daughter of Merritt and Paula Wood.
She is survived by her husband, Harold Crivello; their three children, Russell Crivello and his wife Celestina, Rory Crivello and his wife Sharon, and Melody Crivello Busby and her husband Charles; her four grandchildren, Paul Crivello Sr. and his wife Kristen, Caton Crivello, Tyler Teachman, and Justin Teachman; and her four great-grandchildren, Gage Fruik, Kayla Crivello, Paul Crivello Jr., and Gaizely Fruik.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, July 22, 2017, at United Lutheran Church in Bella Vista with Reverend Karen Fowler-Lindermulder. To sign the online guestbook please visit www.funeralmation.com.
FARMINGTON — Jerry Wayne Moore, age 61, of Farmington, died Wednesday, July 19, 2017. He was born Oct. 4, 1955, in Fayetteville, the son of James Earl and Iva Barker Moore. He was preceded in death by his parents. He was in maintenance at the Campbell Soup Company.
He is survived by a sister, Patsy Kester and her husband David of Springdale; three brothers, Leon Moore and his wife Rose of Lincoln, Henry Moore of Topeka, Kan., and Bill Moore and his wife Nancy of Elkins; many cousins, including Mary McCarty of Fayetteville and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be 5 p.m. – 7 p.m., Friday, July 21, 2017, at Moore’s Chapel. Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Farmington First Church of the Nazarene followed by burial at Sunset Cemetery under the direction of Moore’s Chapel. Brother Patrick Garcia will officiate.
Memorials may be made to Farmington First Church of the Nazarene, 9 South Cherry St., Farmington, Ark., 72730. To sign the online guest book, visit www.mooresfuneralchapel.com.
FAYETTEVILLE — Bonita Yvonne Rosebeary Thomas, age 89, of Fayetteville, Ark., died Wednesday, July 19, 2017. She was born June 14, 1928, in Woolsey, Ark., the daughter of Charles and Dora Schooler Rosebeary.
She was preceded in death by her parents, all 11 of her siblings, a daughter, Deborah Thomas Jones and a grandson, Branden Thomas Jones.
She retired from Standard Register Company.
She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Diane and Joe DeVault of Farmington; her son and daughter-in-law, Dan and Sharron Thomas of Solvang, Calif.; five grandchildren, Taylor Jones of Mandeville, La., Sarah and Lonie Johnson of Galveston, Texas, Will and Andrea DeVault of Lincoln, Lauren and Bill Burr of Fort Smith and Jake and Emily DeVault of Prairie Grove; 10 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
Memorial service will be 2 p.m., Saturday, July 22, 2017, at Moore’s Chapel. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Willard Walker Hospice Home, 325 Longview, Fayetteville, Ark., 72704. To sign the online guest book, visit www.mooresfuneralchapel.com.
ROGERS — Mrs. Maxine Logan, age 95, of Rogers, Ark., passed away, Friday, July 14, 2017, in Bentonville, Ark. Mrs. Logan was born on Nov. 21, 1921, in Sperry, Okla., to Roy Lee and Olive Magarity.
She married Homer W. Logan in 1949. In 1954, upon Homer’s retirement from the Air Force, the family moved to Gentry, Ark. Maxine was a homemaker and active in the community serving as PTA president and 4-H leader. She also served as women’s leader and VBS director and sang with a trio at the First Christian Church in Gentry.
In 1972, Mr. and Mrs. Logan moved to Springdale where she became a bus driver for Richardson Center. In 1979, they moved to Grain Valley, Mo. where she enjoyed church activities in the Community of Christ and singing in the Vesper Hall Community Choir, until 2008 when she then returned to the N.W. Arkansas area.
Maxine was a proud mother with a keen mind, always ready to tackle anything that may arise. Her most enjoyment in life was her activities with her church, music, and being with her children and grandchildren.
Mrs. Logan was preceded in death by her parents and her husband Homer W. Logan. She is survived by her children, Gary Logan and wife Lynn of Independence, Mo.; Gail Overly of Centerton, Ark.; her grandchildren, Kyle Logan and wife Erin of Blue Springs, Mo.; Kelly Morgester and husband John of Prairie Village, Kan.; Trudy McManus and husband Dennis of Harrison, Ark.; Kortney Elkinton of Bentonville, Ark.; and nine great-grandchildren.
Memorial Services will be at the Fayetteville Community of Christ, 2715 Old Wire Road, Fayetteville, Ark., 11 a.m., Saturday, July 22, 2017.
SILOAM SPRINGS — Jackie Roy Bloyed, 85, died July 16, 2017, in Springdale. Born Oct. 15, 1931. Survivors: Daughters, Tami Couchot and Lisa Droste, three granddaughters, Melissa, Amanda, Tyler, two great-grandchildren, Eli, Emilee. Funeral Saturday, July 22, 10 a.m. at Sisco Funeral Chapel. Visitation at 9 a.m. Burial in Baptist Ford Cemetery. www.siscofuneral. com.
SPRINGDALE — Harold E. Gay, 88, of Springdale passed away July 17, 2017. He was born March 25, 1929, in Floral, Ark., to John E. and Dora Jennings Gay.
Harold married Shirley Love in January 1966 in Carmichael, Calif.. He and Shirley enjoyed spending time with family crossing the country on many road trips. Harold worked in the plumbing profession for 69 years.
Harold was preceded in death by his parents, and his brother, Howard Gay. Survivors include his wife, Shirley Gay, of the home, three daughters, Donna Conner (Dennis), Springdale, Kathy Dewberry (Bill), Springdale, Susan Hyatt (John), Oklahoma City, brother, James Gay (Gladys) and sister-in-law, Geneva Gay. Their grandchildren include Dena Jansen (Mike), Kevin Conner (Kim), Regina Womack (Jeff), Derick Conner, Michael Dewberry (Kelly), Brian Dewberry, David Dewberry (Alisa). Great-grandchildren include, Brandon and Lindsay Jansen, Derek and Preston Conner, Samantha Shrimplin, Jake Atkisson, Keely and Conner Womack, Maisie, Nelson, Brayden, Gavin and Mason Conner, Michael II, Jeffrey and Emmaline Dewberry, Robert and New Baby Dewberry. Great-great-grandchildren, Kalen Conner, Kellyn Shrimplin, Khloe Conner, James Atkisson, Johnny Conner and Brantley Shrimplin, Shiloh Dewberry.
Pallbearers for the service will be Michael Dewberry, Kevin Conner, Derick Conner, Mike Jansen, Matt Gay, and Brian Dewberry.
Services will be held Saturday, July 22, 2017, at 3 p.m. at Sisco Funeral Chapel of Springdale. Visitation will be held Friday, July 21, 2017, 5 p.m.-7 p.m. at Sisco Funeral Chapel of Springdale. Contributions may be sent to the Alzheimer’s Association in lieu of flowers, 5506 W Walsh Lane, Suite 212, Rogers, Ark., 72758. Online condolences may be left at www.siscofuneral.com.
SPRINGDALE — Terry Tucker, 63, of Springdale, Ark., passed away Sunday, July 16, 2017, at his home. He was born Aug. 8, 1953, at Springdale Memorial Hospital.
Terry was preceded in death by his father, Richard M. Tucker.
He is survived by his mother of Springdale, Dolores Tucker; two brothers, David Tucker and Tim Tucker both of Springdale; and a niece, Tori Tucker.
Terry was a great brother and a friend to many. He was an Eagle Scout and loved the outdoors. Terry was a 1971 graduate of Springdale High School and attended the University of Arkansas. He was a sports writer for the Springdale News/Morning News for 30 years and was employed by Rocky Mountain Express.
A celebration of Terry’s life will be held at 6 p.m., Tuesday, July 25, 2017, in the pavilion at Rotary Park on 48th Street in Springdale.
MESA, Ariz. — Kendrick Taylor Michael made his final journey on July 16, 2017, in Phoenix, Ariz. He was born on April 14, 1997, in Russellville, Ark., to Todd and Tysa Michael.
Taylor graduated from Bentonville High School where he played football and ran track. Taylor had moved to Arizona and was planning to attend college in the fall. Taylor had an infectious smile and loved his family and friends.
He was predeceased by grandpa, Joe Michael; Memie, Eunice Kendrick; grandmother, June Bretzman; and grandfather Erwin Burmeister.
Taylor leaves to cherish his memory his parents, Todd and Tysa Michael; sister, Madison Michael and brother, Walker Michael, all of Rogers, Ark. His grandparents, Lynda Kendrick Michael of Mesa, Ariz., Brad and Diane Burmeister of Minnesota, and Wendy Boles of Minnesota. His great grandfather, Shorty Bretzman and great-grandmother, Gilda Burmeister. His uncles, Phil (Rebecca) Michael of Gilbert, Ariz., Jordan (Alyssa) Burmeister of Minnesota. His aunts, Kyla (Eric) Kuphal, Candace (Shane) Trondson, Branigan (Jordan) Nilssen, Bethany (Cody) Lewis all of Minnesota and a host of cousins that he loved.
Memorial Services will be Saturday, July 22, 2017, at 9:30 a.m. at Fellowship Bible Church in Rogers, Ark. In lieu of flowers a scholarship Memorial Fund has been set up in Taylor’s name. You can either send memorials to Taylor Michael Memorial Scholarship Fund, c/o Arkansas Community Foundation, 1400 West Markham, Suite 206, Little Rock, Ark., 72201, or online at arcf.org/taylormichael. This will be used to support scholarships for Bentonville High School track students.
Taylor was a loving and giving person in life who had a big heart and was always looking for ways to help those in need. He continued that in death as he made the choice to donate his organs so that others might live.