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Edward Miller, 77, of Ash Flat, Arkansas, passed away Sunday, October 26, 2014, at the Ash Flat Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. He was born in Chicago, Illinois, on January 7, 1937, to Edward Miller Sr. and Helen Roberts. Ed was a master printer by trade.

He was preceded in death by her parents.

Survivors include his brother David Miller of Beloit, Wisconsin, and his sister Pat Erwin of Ash Flat.

No services are planned at this time.

Arrangements are with Tri-County Funeral Home of Highland, Arkansas.

Cleatus Calvin King, 66, of Hardy, Arkansas, died Friday, October 24, 2014, at his home.

Funeral services will be Monday, October 27, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. in the Christian Tabernacle on Hwy 175 N with Bro. Jason Jackson, Bro. Frank McComas, and Bro. Norman Decker officiating. Burial will follow in Eagle’s Rest Cemetery next to the Christian Tabernacle.

Visitation will be Monday, October 27, 2014, from 12:30 p.m. until service time at the Christian Tabernacle.

Pallbearers are Nathan King, Johnny Jones, Luke King, Aaron King, Alan Barnes, and Harvey G. Savage.

He was born May 22, 1948, in Arkansas City, Kansas, to Cal King Jr. and LouAlice Atchley. He worked for Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad for forty years and was a trustee at Christian Tabernacle in Hardy.

He was preceded in death by his father, one son David King, one brother Darrel King, and one sister Brenda Morrill.

Survivors include his wife Diane King of the home; his mother LouAlice Holderby of Cassville, Missouri; one son Nathan and wife Leslie King of Hardy, Arkansas; one daughter-in-law Angelia King of Violet Hill, Arkansas; two sisters Rhonda Pearsall and Darla Olle; four grandchildren: Johnny Jones, Luke King, Elisabeth King, and Aaron King; several nieces and nephews along with a host of other relatives and friends.

Honorary Pallbearers are David Curtis, Curtis Jackson, Nathaniel Vallance, and Sam Vogt.

Arrangements are with Tri-County Funeral Home of Highland, Arkansas.

Louis Breece Peebles, 93 years, 2 months, and 6 days old, passed peacefully to Heaven on October 25, 2014 at home with his family by his side.

Funeral services for Louis will be Monday, October 27, at 11:00 a.m. in the Clinkingbeard Chapel with burial following in the Goodhope Cemetery. Military honors will be provided by Troy Herd American Legion Post 112. Officiating will be Pastor Gary Riley. Memorials may be made to Faith Riders Cowboy Church in lieu of flowers.

Louis was born August 19, 1921 in Alto, NM, to Henry Allen and Lyda (Hicks) Peebles. Louis was a veteran of WWII, joining the Army following the bombing of Pearl Harbor and served the entire duration of the war. He participated in the liberation of Guam and received many medals including The American Campaign Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WWII Victory Medal, Good Conduct with three Corps.

Louis and Josephine Wright were united in marriage on December 18, 1945 at Ava, MO and to this union three children were born. Louis and Josephine enjoyed 68 years together. Louis missed her and looked forward to being reunited with her.

Louis worked sixty six years on the farm with his wife, Josephine and family. He was a Christian and member of Faith Riders Cowboy Church. Louis will be remembered as a simple hard working man.

Louis was preceded by his parent, his wife, Josephine, three brothers and a sister.

Louis is survived by his children, Mitchell Peebles and wife Mary, Ava, MO, Joanna Matlock and husband Jerry, Cumby, TX, and Glenn Peebles and wife Shuping, Westport, WA, twelve grandchildren, thirty-six great-grandchilren, ten great-great-grandchildren, many nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.

Funeral services for Louis will be Monday, October 27, at 11:00 a.m. in the Clinkingbeard Chapel with burial following in the Goodhope Cemetery. Military honors will be provided by Troy Herd American Legion Post 112. Officiating will be Pastor Gary Riley. Memorials may be made to Faith Riders Cowboy Church in lieu of flowers.

Ronnie Deavers, 53, of Flippin passed away Sunday, October 26, 2014 in Mountian Home.

Ronnie was born March 1, 1961 in Chicago, Illinois to Mantherd Deavers and Mary Jo Bruflodt. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, NASCAR and the Kansas City Chiefs. He was preceded in death by his father and brother, Michael and sister Nona.

Survivors include his wife, Connie Deavers of Seymour, Tennessee; his mother, Mary Jo Rushing of Mountain Home, Arkansas; a brother Allen of California; a sister, Robin Benson of New Mexico and special friends, Harold and Connie Coatney.

Services are private under the direction of Conner-Hankins Funeral Home.

The online obituary and guestbook are available at www.conner-hankinsfuneralhome.com.

Mrs. Judy Evans, age 71, of Jefferson City, MO, formerly of Licking, passed away October 25, 2014, at her residence.

Service will be Wednesday, October 29, 2014, at 11:00 A.M. at Church of Christ under direction of Fox Funeral Home, Licking,MO.

Graveside services for Evelyn “Joyce” Henry, 76, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, October 27, 2014, at Oak Lawn Cemetery, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.

Visitation will be held from 4:00 until 6:00 p.m., Sunday at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Online condolences may be expressed at www.robertsondrago.com.

Mrs. Henry died at 7:15 p.m., Thursday, October 23, 2014, at West Vue Nursing Center.

She was born March 30, 1938, at Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, to William Robert Koendarfer and Clara Geneva Deatherage Koendarfer. On September 6, 1971, she was married at West Plains, Missouri, to Bobby Lee Henry, who preceded her in death August 1, 2010. Before her retirement she had been employed with International Shoe Company and Sears. Joyce was fun loving with a great sense of humor and will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her. She enjoyed playing bingo and working on her computer. Mrs. Henry attended the First Christian Church.

She is survived by three children, Martha Combs, husband, Rick, Lingle, Wyoming, Renee Stephens, husband, Greg, West Plains, Missouri and Ron Faulkner, wife, Vangie, Arlington, Texas; two step-children, Rick Henry, wife, Sandy, Joplin, Missouri and Rita Hartwigsen, Monett, Missouri; fifteen grandchildren; twenty great-grandchildren; one brother, Robert Eugene Koendarfer, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan; one sister, Paulette Carol Pace, husband, Al, Arkansas Pass, Texas; one half-brother, Craig Koendarfer, State of California; many nieces and nephews; special friends of “Sisterhood”, Nita, Patty, Ginger and Pam; friends, Betty Anderson, Jean Fine, Emilee Eades; and many, many more friends.

Her parents, husband, father-in-law, mother-in-law and one half-brother, Robert Wayne Koendarfer, precede her in death.

A celebration of life service for Camber Pazely Anne Piper, 1, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 28, 2014, at United Freewill Baptist Church, West Plains, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. The service will be officiated by Jason Roberts and Dennis McGinley. Pallbearers will be her grandfathers, Keith Armstrong and Chris Piper. Camber’s smile shines on her family today and always.

Camber went to be with the Angels at 6:24 p.m., Thursday, October 23, 2014, at Ozarks Medical Center.

She was born August 13, 2013, at West Plains, Missouri, to Ben and Austi Piper. Camber had so much fun playing peek-a-boo and ball. She was quite the ham and the light of everyone’s lives; watching her grow and learn was a tremendous blessing to all who knew her. Her mixture of sweetness and spunk was a combination so perfect, only God could create it. Although she will be missed beyond belief, her family and friends will keep their memories of her close to get them through, until they meet again. Her light will never fade.

She is survived by her parents, Ben and Austi Piper; one sister, Crimson Piper; grandparents, Chris and Sheri Piper, Kim Johnson and Keith Armstrong; great-grandparents, Don and Shirley McCracken, Mary Ann and Lonnie Collins, Joyce Piper, Jackie Robbins, Delores Armstrong and Loretta Ball; aunts, Alix Overstreet, husband Doug and Sonnie Piper; and uncles, Aden Johnson and Andrew Johnson.

Waiting at Heaven’s gates to welcome Camber were great-grandparents, Duane Dawson, Larry Piper and Robert Armstrong and aunts, Abby Armstrong and Alissa Piper.

Visitation will be held from 6:00 until 7:00 p.m., Monday at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Camber Piper fund and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Online condolences may be expressed at www.robertsondrago.com.

Graveside services for Rhonda Jo Hovey, 52, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, October 28, 2014, at the Thayer City Cemetery, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.

Rhonda died at 3:25 a.m., Thursday, October 23, 2014, at her home.

She was born August 10, 1962, at Salem, Arkansas, to Garland Joe Taylor and Geraldine Patricia Alvord Taylor. Rhonda was a nurse in the emergency department at Ozarks Medical Center.

She is survived by two sons, Zachary Hovey and Ian Hovey, both of West Plains; her parents, Joe and Geri Taylor, Thayer, Missouri; brother-in-law, Dirk Shultz, Thayer, Missouri; and two special nephews, Jordan Shultz and wife, Hannah and Jesse Shultz.

Visitation will be held from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., Monday at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to the family, and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Online condolences may be expressed at www.robertsondrago.com.

Brenda Sue Frost was born on the family farm south of Birch Tree, MO to Robert and Dessie (Cooper) DePriest on October 2, 1955.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, October 25, 2014 at County Line Pentecostal Church, Birch Tree, MO, with Pastor Rick Benkley and Pastor Chuck Carr Jr. officiating. Interment is in Bethlehem Cemetery, Birch Tree, MO, under the direction of Yarber Mortuary, Mountain View, MO. Condolences may be expressed at www.yarbermortuary.com.

She was united in marriage to her childhood sweetheart, Doyle Frost, on January 25, 1975, and to this union three children were born: Brock in 1976, Bronson in 1979 and Brooke in 1981. Her loving nature and calm demeanor made her a mother figure to many.

After a valiant 9 month fight with bile duct cancer, she accepted her fate, all that was left was for her to go home and on October 21, 2014, she left us. It isn’t enough to say that she will be missed; the world will be poorer without her here.

Brenda, affectionately called “Ninna”, is survived by her husband, Doyle Frost, of the home; two sons and daughters-in-law, Brock (Karen) Frost of Birch Tree, MO, Bronson (Kimberly) Frost of Doniphan, MO; and daughter and son-in-law, Brooke (Matthew) Daniels of Birch Tree, MO.

She is also survived by her grandchildren: Kyle (Nikki) Piper, William (Risa) Piper, Keeley Frost, Tru, Bre, Sky and Bly Daniels, Gyddeon Frost and in February 2015 Geoffrey Brendyl Frost will be added to the family tree; two great-granddaughters, Neveah and Raelyn Piper; one sister, Colleen (Lloyd) Detwiler; one brother, Sheldon (Jannetta) DePriest; her mother, Dessie DePriest; and in-laws, Dennis and Sandy Frost, Phil and Sheila Wheeler, Brian and Chevron Domerese and Dexter and Angela Frost. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews who were very special to her.

Brenda was preceded in death by her father, Robert DePriest; brother Dwight DePriest; grandparents, William and Gertrude DePriest, and Charley and Francis Cooper; father-in-law Roy Frost; mother-in-law, Mary Moreland; niece, Bridget Frost; and Bronson and Kim’s two special angels.

Brenda loved life, yet had no fear of death. She lived, she laughed, and she loved and was loved.

Memorial contributions may be made to the County Line Pentecostal Church.

Loretta Love, of Ava, MO passed away at her home on October 20, 2014.

Cremation Services are under the direction of Clinkingbeard Funeral Home, Ava. A memorial service will be held at a later date.

She was born in St. Louis, MO. on December 5, 1937 to Charles and Mary Clatterbaugh. She was united in marriage to Donald Love and tgo this union Wanda, Tina, and Stephanie were born. She is also survived by seven grandchildren and two and a half great grandchildren. Loretta was a member of Faith Rock Church. We are celebrating her going home to the Lord. We love you.