OBITUARIES

Siloam Springs Herald Leader - - RECORDS -

Tina El­iz­a­beth Hill Ar­nall

Tina El­iz­a­beth Hill Ar­nall, 44, of Siloam Springs, Ark., died Sept. 3, 2017, at her home.

She was born Aug. 3, 1973, in Cam­den, Ark., to Wal­ter “Ike” Eu­gene Hill and Ch­eryl Hill Ken­emore. She grad­u­ated from Siloam Springs High School in 1991, where she was a cheer­leader. She was a wait­ress in sev­eral restau­rants in­clud­ing Hog Haus, and was also a flight at­ten­dant for North­west Air­lines. She loved her fam­ily, an­i­mals, her paint­ing and mu­sic. She was a mem­ber of the First United Methodist Church in Siloam Springs.

She is sur­vived by two daugh­ters, Hai­ley Ar­nall of Fayetteville, Ark., and Sophia “Grace” Woolsey of Prairie Grove, Ark.; a grand­daugh­ter; her par­ents, Ike Hill of Spring­dale, Ark., and mother Ch­eryl Hill Ken­emore of Siloam Springs; two sis­ters, Shel­ley Wo­mack and hus­band Sean of Bentonville, Ark., and Sarah Ham­mons and hus­band Bran­don of Rogers, Ark.; and ma­ter­nal grand­mother, Bil­lie Crain of Siloam Springs.

A memo­rial ser­vice will be held at 2 p.m. Fri­day, Sept. 8, 2017, at First United Methodist Church in Siloam Springs

An on­line guest book is avail­able at www.was­son­fu­ner­al­home.com.

A memo­rial trust has been set up for her chil­dren. Con­tri­bu­tions may be made c/o Ike Hill, 6573 Har­vey Jones Ave., Spring­dale, AR 72762

Was­son Fu­neral Home of Siloam Springs is in charge of ar­range­ments.

Ron­ald Keith Cun­ning­ham

Ron­ald Keith Cun­ning­ham, 70, of Siloam Springs, Ark., died Sept. 3, 2017, in Fayetteville, Ark.

He was born on Oct. 10, 1946, in Texarkana, Texas. He served as a CWO4 Sup­ply Corp for the United State Navy. He re­tired after 30 years in the Navy and went to work for the Siloam Springs Po­lice Depart­ment for 15 years. He mar­ried Relda Ann Carter on Dec. 15, 2001, in Eureka Springs, Ark.

He was pre­ceded in death by his par­ents, and his grand­mother, Mary Cun­ning­ham, who raised him.

He is sur­vived by his wife, Relda Ann Cun­ning­ham of Siloam Springs; four chil­dren, Gre­gory Keith Cun­ning­ham and wife Christina of Jack­sonville, Fla., Joslynne John­son and hus­band John of Jack­sonville, Missy Gre­gory and hus­band Larry of Fayetteville, Ark., and Cody Huls of Kansas, Okla.; and eight grand­chil­dren.

Vis­i­ta­tion will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thurs­day, Sept. 7, 2017, at Was­son Fu­neral Home in Siloam Springs.

Grave­side ser­vices will be 1 p.m. Fri­day, Sept. 8, 2017, at Fort Smith Na­tional Ceme­tery in Fort Smith, Ark., with Pas­tor Tim Estes of­fi­ci­at­ing.

An on­line guest book is avail­able at www.was­son­fu­ner­al­home.com.

Was­son Fu­neral Home of Siloam Springs is in charge of ar­range­ments.

Ch­ester Dale Kel­ley

A much-loved hus­band, fa­ther, grand­fa­ther, great­grand­fa­ther, and brother, Ch­ester

Dale Kel­ley of Westville, Okla., passed away peace­fully in his home on Fri­day, September 1, 2017, at age 74. He was born on Fe­bru­ary 26, 1943, in Hook­erville, Okla., to Lil­lian and Lee ( Trig­ger) Kel­ley.

Ch­ester is pre­ceded in death by his par­ents and broth­ers, May­nard, Lon­nie, and Roger Kel­ley. Ch­ester is sur­vived by his wife Althna (Guy), whom he mar­ried on June 17, 1968, and his sib­lings, Patti Holtze of Ra­mona, Okla., and Bobby Kel­ley of Westville, Okla.

Ch­ester will be sadly missed by his chil­dren, Vickie Han­vey and hus­band Skip, Nickie Boyd­ston and hus­band John, Jamie Gar­man and hus­band Rod, Mark Kel­ley and wife Gina, all of Westville, Okla.; as well as his 10 grand­chil­dren; eight great-grand­chil­dren; along with many other rel­a­tives; and a host of friends.

He proudly served his coun­try in the 25th In­fantry Di­vi­sion of the U.S. Army dur­ing Viet­nam as a Spec 4 Com­mu­ni­ca­tions Spe­cial­ist. Ch­ester was awarded the Chero­kee Medal of Pa­tri­o­tism and The War­rior Award in 2011. After com­plet­ing his mil­i­tary ser­vice he lived in Long View, Wash., work­ing as a con­struc­tion fore­man be­fore mov­ing back to Ok­la­homa. He was a Su­per­vi­sor at Franklin Elec­tric, man­u­fac­tur­ing elec­tric pump mo­tors be­fore re­tir­ing after thirty-one years. Upon re­tire­ment, Ch­ester and Althna owned and op­er­ated the Chewey Store. He was jok­ingly re­ferred to as the mayor of Chewey. He do­nated time, money and his car­pen­try skills in as­sist­ing to build the Chewey Com­mu­nity Build­ing and park.

Ch­ester ac­cepted the Lord as his per­sonal sav­ior in 1980 and was a faith­ful ser­vant from that point for­ward. He drove the van at Jay­bird Church for many years, where he also served as a dea­con, teacher and Sun­day School Su­per­in­ten­dent. He at­tended Moun­tain View Church in Twin Oaks for the last ten years, where he also served as a dea­con. Ch­ester en­joyed spend­ing time with his kids, work­ing an­i­mals, and serv­ing on the Adair County Fair Board for sev­eral years. He loved to hunt and fish, but mostly he loved to spend time with his fam­ily and friends.

A fu­neral ser­vice will be held at 2 p.m. on Wed­nes­day, September 6, 2017, at Vic­tory Wor­ship Cen­ter, West Siloam Springs, Okla. In­ter­ment will be held at New Hope Ceme­tery in Chance, Okla.

PAID OBIT­U­ARY

Louise M. Rusk

Louise M. Rusk, 93, of West Siloam Springs, Okla., died Sept. 4, 2017, at Quail Ridge Liv­ing Cen­ter in West Siloam Springs.

She was born Jan. 17, 1924, to Lester Ford and Vir­ginia Woods Ford. She mar­ried John Rusk Jr. on Oct. 29, 1943. She was a cook and cashier for the Siloam Springs High School for more than 30 years. She at­tended Cal­vary Bap­tist Church in West Siloam Springs.

She was pre­ceded in death by her par­ents; her hus­band; and three broth­ers.

She is sur­vived by a daugh­ter, Jenny Hilder­brand of West Siloam Springs; a son, John Rusk and wife Lou Anne of Kansas, Okla; eight grand­chil­dren; and 23 great­grand­chil­dren.

Vis­i­ta­tion will be 6 to 8 p.m. Fri­day, Sept. 8, 2017, at Was­son Fu­neral Home in Siloam Springs, Ark.

Fu­neral ser­vices will be 11 a.m. Sept. 9, 2017, at Was­son Memo­rial Chapel in Siloam Springs. Burial will fol­low at Oak Hill Ceme­tery in Siloam Springs.

An on­line guest book is avail­able at www.was­son­fu­ner­al­home.com.

Was­son Fu­neral Home of Siloam Springs is in charge of ar­range­ments.

Kel­ley

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from USA

© PressReader. All rights reserved.