Obituaries

Funeral services for Kindrick Lee Leschinsky, 73, of Wasola, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020, at Clinkingbeard Funeral Home in Ava with Pastor Robert Roberts officiating. Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. until service time Saturday in the funeral home. Mr. Leschinsky died Sept...
Graveside services for Jimmy Dean Johnson, 66, of Gainesville, formerly of Ava, were held Sept. 12, 2020, at Jenkins Cemetery with the Rev. Sue Clayton officiating. Mr. Johnson died Sept. 9 at his home. He was born Sept. 25, 1953, in Mansfield, the son of Jesse Carl and Euna Nola Bloomer Johnson....

The Rev. Marvin Wray
Funeral services for the Rev. Marvin Fines Wray, 96, of Ava, were held Aug. 29, 2020, at Clinkingbeard Funeral Home in Ava with his family members officiating: the Rev. Dean Trivitt, the Rev. Ron Wallace and the Rev. Zack Green. Mr. Wray died Aug. 25 at his home with his loving wife, Faye, and...

Daina Allison Nash
 Funeral services for Daina Allison Nash, 46, of Winona, were held Aug. 31, 2020, at the Assembly of God Church in Winona with Brother Richard Dement and Brother Greg Watson officiating. Mrs. Nash died Aug. 26 with her family by her side after a hard-fought battle with cancer. She was born on Dec....

Don Harden
Graveside services for Don Harden, 83, of Gainesville, were held Aug. 28, 2020, at Lilly Ridge Cemetery with Dale Roberts officiating. Mr. Harden died Aug. 26 at Gainesville Health Care Center.  He was born Sept. 7, 1936, in Hardenville, the son of Herbert and Sadie Harden. He was a lifetime...
John Christopher White, 58, of Gainesville, died Aug. 23, 2020, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. A family memorial will be held at a later date.  He was born April 23, 1962, in San Diego, California,  the son of Barbara White of Gainesville, and Ben White of Cherokee Village, Arkansas.  He...

Richard Leland Lowman, 81
Funeral services for Richard Leland Lowman, 81, of Theodosia, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, 2020, at Clinkingbeard Funeral Home in Gainesville. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until service time Saturday at the funeral Home. Mr. Lowman died Aug. 24 at his home. He was born May 25, 1939...

Norine Smith Loftis, 95
Funeral services for Norine Smith Loftis, 95, of Waynesville, were held Aug. 25, 2020, at Clinkingbeard Funeral Home in Gainesville with Halbert Smith officiating.  Mrs. Loftis died Aug. 19 at her home in Waynesville. She was born Feb. 22, 1925, in Ozark County the daughter of Sigel Austin Smith...

Carl Otis McMurtrey, 75
Graveside services for Carl Otis McMurtrey, 75, of Dora, were held Aug. 22, 2020, at Sweeton Pond Cemetery in Dora. Mr. McMurtrey died Aug. 18 in Springfield. He was born Dec. 17, 1944, in Wichita, Kansas, the son of Walter Eugene and Lillie Edith Hubbard McMurtrey. He graduated from Parkhill High...

Sue Garner Hall, 79
Sue Garner Hall, 79, of West Plains, died Aug. 8, 2020, in West Plains. Due to the current pandemic, the memorial service will be held at a later date.  She was born Dec. 21, 1940, in Calico Rock, Arkansas, the daughter of Noel and Bernice King Garner.  At an early age, she moved with her parents...

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