BELLA VISTA — Colonel
Frederick E. Davis died Oct. 4, 2017. Born in Detroit, 1931. Fred was a full bird colonel at 39, achieving their aeronautical engineering degree. Later working for U.S. Secret Service and NASA. Married 60 years, to Rebecca Davis, having two daughters; Karen and Susan. See full obituary at www.funeralmation.com.
BELLA VISTA —
Jacqueline Rose Hussman,
90, of Bella Vista, Ark., passed away Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017, at Mercy Hospital in Rogers. She was born Oct. 28, 1927, to Albert and Rosana Bohn in Holdingford, Minn.
Jacqueline, Harold and family lived for 47 years in Minneapolis, Minn., where Jacqueline was active with the community as a senior aide for 14 years. Harold and Jacqueline moved to Bella Vista in 1995 where they became members of St. Bernard Catholic Church. Jacqueline enjoyed camping, traveling, books, golfing, fishing and gardening.
Preceded in death by her parents and two sisters. Left to cherish her memories are her loving husband of 69 years, Harold Hussman; sons, Chris (Sue) Hussman of Champlin, Minn., and Doug (Cindy) Hussman of Maple Grove, Minn.; daughters, Jorgette (Wally) Bistodeau of Champlin, Minn., and Kathryn (Hugh) Fleetham of Bloomington, Minn.; brother, Albert (Merrilee) of Minnesota; nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at a later date in Minneapolis, Minn. Arrangements are by Bella Vista Funeral Home & Crematory, 2258 Forest Hills Blvd., Bella Vista, Ark. Online condolences may be made at www.funeralmation.com. ELKINS — Ottis Woodrow Pine Jr., 67 of Elkins, died Sunday Oct. 29, 2017, at his home. He was born Nov. 16, 1949, in Wichita, Kan., the son of Ottis W. Pine, Sr. and Carrie Henthron.
Ottis married the former Carlan Lee on Aug. 2, 1969, in Springdale. He worked several years as a mason, but his passion was working in the music industry.
Survivors include his wife of 48 years, Carlan Pine of the home; children, Dusty Lee Pine of Elkins, Carrie
(Nick) Wright of Elkins, Carlan (Matt) Ann Pine Davis of Springdale; siblings, Sue Johnson of Springdale, Catherine Ensley of Wichita, Kan., and Michael Pine of Colorado and three grandchildren, Aaron Thorpe and Madelyn Thorpe and Missy Wright.
The family will receive friends and family from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday at the Chapel of Memorial Funeral Home, 3926 Willowood Ave, Springdale. Funeral service will be 2 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, at Memorial Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in White Oak Cemetery. To send the family condolences, please visit www. memorialfhspringdale.com.
FAYETTEVILLE — Mary John Jones, age 87, of Fayetteville, died Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017. She was born July 18, 1930, in Fayetteville, the daughter of John and Ruth Fuller Skillern.
She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Lewis D. Jones, to whom she was married for 46 years.
A lifelong learner she graduated from Fayetteville High School in 1948, attended the University of Arkansas and received her bachelor of arts in mathematics and then received her master of arts in mathematics. Later she returned and received her master of arts in anthropology with a focus in archeology.
She was an outstanding high school teacher, an exceptional homemaker and was involved in many organizations, clubs and alumni associations. She was a member of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, the Epsilon Chapter of Zeta Tau Alpha fraternity, Daughters of the American Revolution, Fayetteville Town Club, Bridge Club, Bible Study and, as an avid reader, more than one book club.
She loved volunteering at Community Meals at St. Paul’s, Shiloh Museum in Springdale, Headquarters House and the Museum at the U of A. Later she was an active participant in her community at Butterfield Trail Village.
She is survived by three daughters, Diana Moss of Honolulu, Hawaii, Rebecca Petillo and her husband Jay Petillo of Bethesda, Md., and Carolyn Cole and her husband Jeff Cole of Dallas, Texas; a son, Gregory Jones and a daughter-in-law Brenda Ramsey Jones. She has nine grandchildren; Matthew Barker, Halley Dodge Jensen, Elena Petillo, John Henry Petillo, Clancy Jones, Chloe Jones, Ramsey Jones, Jackson Cole and Kegan Cole.
The family is particularly grateful for the wonderful staff of the Butterfield Trail Village Health Care Unit and Washington Regional Hospice. Arrangements were under the direction of Moore’s Chapel.
Memorial service will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, Nov. 3, 2017, at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Fayetteville. Memorials may be made to the Shiloh Museum, 118 W. Johnson, Springdale, Ark., 72764, and the Fayetteville Education Foundation, P.O. Box 571, Fayetteville, Ark., 72702, or online at www.fayedfoundation.org. To sign the online guest book, visit www. mooresfuneralchapel.com. GREENLAND —
Katherine Louise Lacy, 82, of Greenland passed away Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017, in Fayetteville. She was born Feb. 11, 1935, in Fayetteville to Woodrow and Pearl Gray Wood.
She married James E. Lacy on Oct. 29, 1951. He preceded her in death of August 2009.
Katherine babysat in her home for many years. She then went to work for the Fayetteville School System as a cook at Root Elementary School and then at Happy Hollow Elementary School. Katherine retired in 2001. She was a member of the Baldwin Church of Christ for 66 years.
She is survived by her children, Carolyn Meadows and husband, Lonnie of Fayetteville, Ark., Stan Lacy and wife, Theresa of Aurora, Colo., and Robin Watson and husband, Jeff of Huntsville, Ark.; grandchildren, Heather Cheevers and husband, Craig of Greenland, Ark., Tiffany DeLuisi and husband, Mike of Thornton, Colo., Nathan Lacy of Denver, Colo., Nichole Lacy and husband, Dylan Steffenauer of Westminster, Colo., Ty Watson and wife, Melissa of Lowell, Ark., and Ryan Watson and fiancee, Sara Gower, both of Wichita, Kan.; great-grandchildren, Walker, Kate and Calvin Cheevers of Greenland, Ark.; Anderson and Cameron DeLuisi of Thornton, Colo., and Lewis, Jacob and Ezekiel Steffenauer of Westminster, Colo.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, at the Baldwin Church of Christ with Ministers Bobby Dockery and Jeff Watson officiating. Interment will follow in Hester Cemetery under the direction of Beard’s Chapel. The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, at the funeral home. Condolences at www. beardsfuneralchapel.com.
HARRISON — Sandra
“Sandy” Ziegenfuss, 65, of Harrison, Ark., passed Friday, Oct. 27, 2017, in Fayetteville. She was born March 21, 1952, to Lawrence Henry Brown Sr. and Clara (Miller) Brown. She is survived by one son and numerous other family. Arrangements are under the direction of Nelson-Berna Funeral Home of Fayetteville.
ROGERS — Lillian
Elenia Haynes, 97, of Rogers, passed away Oct. 28, 2017, in Springdale, Ark. Mrs. Haynes was born Lillian Elenia Reid to William Preston Reid and Mary Lillian Short on Feb. 21, 1920, in Putnam, Calahan County, Texas.
Elenia was a registered nurse and worked most of her life as a nurse.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Robert Lee Schaffer and her second husband, Jerry Elton Haynes, two sons, Robert Allen Schaffer and Stanley Gene Schaffer; five brothers, Aubrey Van Reid, Stanley Eugene Reid, Allis Wilburly (Wib) Reid, Gwendol Lavoy (Jack) Reid and Willie Joe Reid, and one sister, Jessie Evelyn Reid Haynes. She is survived by two grandchildren, Stephanie Anne Schaffer and William (Billy) Edward Schaffer; three step-children, Joyce Priest, Frances Evans, and Michael (Mike) Haynes and 13 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren and one great-greatgrandchild.
Memorial services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, at Benton County Funeral Home, 306 N. 4th, Rogers. Online condolences to www.bentoncountyfuneralhome.com.
ROGERS — Abel Puga,
75, of Rogers, Ark., passed away peacefully on Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017, surrounded by loved ones. He was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on Aug. 12, 1942, to Rodolfo and Maria Puga.
Abel is survived by his loving wife, Amanda; two children; and two grandchildren.
Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, at Stockdale-Moody Funeral Services. Memorial Mass will be held at 5 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, at St. Stephen Catholic Church in Bentonville with the Msgr. Scott Marczuk officiating. Memorials may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, alz.org. Arrangements have been entrusted to Stockdale-Moody Funeral Services in Rogers. Memories may be shared at stockdale-moodyfs.com.
SPRINGDALE — Thelma
“Ruth” Bloyed, age 83, expired Oct. 30, 2017, at Shiloh Nursing Home in Springdale, Ark. She was born June 26, 1934, to Rev. Hugh Shackelford and Ona Laura Miller Shackelford in the community of Hazel Valley.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James Bloyed; her parents; four siblings, Jack Shackelford, Gwendolyn Jones, Viola Schulte, Ann Thornsberry and one grandson, Christopher Alan Legg.
She and her husband James owned and operated two businesses throughout the years, Jim and Ruth’s Superette and Brenda’s Bigger Burger in Fayetteville. She was a hard worker, loved people and had an infectious smile everyone noticed.
She is survived by one daughter, Brinda Bloyed Legg; son-in-law, Jimmy Varner; grandson, Collin Legg Wilkins; great-granddaughter, Tiauna Young and great-granddaughter, Bailey Wilkins.
This precious lady was an Angel here on earth. Tender mercies for this angel…
Visitation will be 6-8 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017, at Moore’s Chapel. Graveside service will be noon Wednesday at Fayetteville National Cemetery, under the direction of Moore’s Chapel. To sign the online guest book, visit www.mooresfuneralchapel.com.
Carol Jean Hamady, age 71, of Springdale passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017. Carol was born in Denver, Colo., on Feb. 25, 1946, the first daughter of Carroll F. and Elsie M. (Betty) Hamady.
She was a faithful member of the Lowell Church of Christ.
Carol was preceded in death by her father and mother, Carroll and Elsie Hamady. Left to cherish the memories of her beautiful smile and genuine love that she had for all people are her two sisters, Linda Forshee of Claremore, Okla., and Judy Simpson and husband Wayne of Springdale; two nieces and four nephews. Then there was her extended family, all of the “Thursday Regulars” at the Springdale Senior Center, her many friends and even total strangers because she never met a person that she did not love.
To all of the very special caregivers that so lovingly cared for Carol for the past 10 years, words cannot express our sincere gratitude and appreciation for not only the care, but the love that each one had for our special sister. To the staff at Northwest Medical Center, your attention, professionalism but most of all, your compassion made this difficult time just a bit more bearable and we thank you.
Funeral services will be Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, at 10 a.m. at Sisco Funeral Chapel of Springdale. Burial will follow in Phillips Cemetery in Lowell. Visitation will be on Wednesday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Springdale Senior Center, 203 Park St., Springdale, Ark., 72764. Online condolences may be left at www. siscofuneral.com.
TULSA, Okla. — Kathaleen
Yvonne Law, 74, former resident of Springdale, passed away Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017, in Tulsa, Okla. She was born April 4, 1943, to Albert Zachary and Bonnie (Ingram) Zachary in Springdale, Ark.
Kathaleen was a homemaker and Church of Christ member.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Albert and Bonnie Zachary; one son, Stewart Johnson in August 2017; and sister, Glenda in 2012. Those left to cherish her memory include two sons, Shawn Johnson and wife, Terri of Sand Springs, Okla., and Scott Johnson and wife, Mary of Tulsa, Okla.; one brother, Wayne Zachary and wife, Lorretta of Lawrence, Kan.; sister Wanda Bone and husband, Steve of Springdale, Ark.; grandchildren, Karla, Jake, Kailie, Trent, Lauren, Melinda, Terri, and Amanda.
Visitation 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, at Add’Vantage Funeral Service Chapel in Tulsa, Okla., Funeral service 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 3, 2017, at Olivet Baptist Church. Reverend Scott Palmer officiating. Interment to follow at 1:30 p.m. in Floral Haven Cemetery. Online condolences www.garykelleyfunerals.com.