Eliza "Bette" Grace Severe
BETTE SEVERE, a resident of Holiday Island, Arkansas, was born March 18, 1918 in Scranton, Pennsylvania, a daughter of Walter and Evangeline (Roberts) Price. Bette had her graduation day on Thursday, April 16, 2015 in Holiday Island, at the age of 97 years.
She worked as a bookkeeper for Martion Manufacturing and was of the Methodist faith.
Bette is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Errol and Beth Severe of Eureka Springs, AR; one grandson and granddaughter-in-law, Kevin and Lisa Severe of Fairland, OK; one granddaughter and grandson-in-law, Kelly and Bill Atkins of Nixa, MO; four great-grandchildren, Travis Severe, Emily Severe, Michaela Cooper, and Summer Cooper; one great-great-grandchild, Zoriah Cooper; and a host of other family, friends, and loved ones.
On January 15, 1939, Bette was united in marriage with Charles Severe who preceded her in death. She was also preceded by her parents, Walter and Evangeline Price; two brothers, JR Price and James Price; and two sisters, Helen Dewitt and Ann Bolenger.
A private family gathering will be held at a later date. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Memorial donations may be made to the Aviation Cadet Museum (Onyx Cave Road), 542 CR 2073, Eureka Springs, Arkansas 72632. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.
Wilma Joyce Dees
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Lila Liola Parrott
LILA PARROTT, a resident of Green Forest, Arkansas, formerly of Campo, California, was born April 26, 1929 in Yakima, Washington, a daughter of Henry Von Bergen and Elizabeth Marie (Ekelman) Von Bergen. She departed this life Tuesday, April 14, 2015 in her home in Green Forest, at the age of 85 years.
Lila was a member of the Kiwanis Club in Campo, California. She enjoyed gardening and loved flowers.
Lila is survived by two daughters, Denise Cherie’ and husband Henry A. Griggs of Green Forest, AR and Donna Jean Wilkes / Tammy Smith of Greenville, SC; grandchildren: Tiffany L. Griggs and husband Jason Brandenburg, Cherie’ A. Creamer Griggs, Ashley Banks-Lee, Elizabeth Banks, and Grayling Wilkes; great-grandchildren: Natialee, Raelynn, Marlie, and Lila; and a host of other family, friends, and loved ones.
On July 20, 1952, Lila was united in marriage with Eris Dennis Parrott who preceded her in death. She was also preceded by her parents, Henry Von Bergen and Elizabeth Marie Von Bergen.
No services are scheduled at this time. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.
Terry Don Hawkins
TERRY DON HAWKINS, a resident of Fayetteville, Arkansas, was born March 10, 1962 in Berryville, Arkansas, a son of Donald Roy Hawkins and Cookie (Snow) Hawkins Graham. He departed this life Sunday, April 12, 2015 in Fayetteville, at the age of 53 years.
Terry was of the Christian faith.
On April 13, 2000, Terry was united in marriage with Sandra (Hudson) Hawkins who survives him of the home. He is also survived by two daughters, Isabel and Abigail also of the home; mother, Cookie Graham of Forum, AR; brother, Tommy H. Hawkins and wife Rachel of Forum, AR; four step-sisters, Brenda (Katie) and husband Rick Burrows of Maysville, AR, Linda & husband Mike Burrows of Maysville, AR, Teresa Sales of Bentonville, AR, and Janet and husband Russell Oxford of Gravette, AR; and a host of other family, friends, and loved ones.
Terry was preceded in death by his father, Donald Hawkins; maternal grandparents, Deck and Vennie Snow; paternal grandparents, Elmer and Isabel Hawkins; and step-father, Lee Eddie Graham.
There will be no visitation. Funeral service will be 2:00 P.M. Friday, April 17, 2015 at Moore Free Will Baptist Church with Pastor Larry Carpenter and Charles Williams officiating. Interment will follow the service in the Moore Cemetery under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.
Ronald Thomas Taylor
RONALD THOMAS TAYLOR, a resident of Eureka Springs, Arkansas, was born February 20, 1951 in Littlefield, Texas, a son of Walter Thomas and Evelyn (Carson) Taylor. He departed this life on Sunday, April 12, 2015 in Fayetteville, Arkansas, at the age of 64 years.
He is survived by four children, Aaron Taylor of Eureka Springs, AR, Jeremiah Taylor of Claremore, OK, Shelby and husband Santiago Martinez of Henderson, TX, and Bethany Taylor of Henderson, TX; brother, Gary Taylor of Dallas, TX; sister, Shirley Taylor of Dallas, TX; mother, Evelyn Taylor of Dallas, TX; and a host of other family, friends, and loved ones.
Ronald was preceded in death by his father, Walter Taylor.
Memorial service will be held at a later date. Interment will be in the Eureka Springs Cemetery under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.