Obituaries

Maxine Foster
Maxine Foster, 82, of Anna, died Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, at her home.  She was born on April 13, 1936, in Richland, Texas, the daughter of Joshua George and Velma Irene Barnhart Burleson.  She married James D. Foster on Oct. 7, 1955, in Waco, Texas. He preceded her in death on May 20, 2018. She is...
Russell Davis
Russell Davis, 84, of Anna, died on Monday, Aug. 6, 2018.   He was born on Dec. 20, 1933, in Union County, the son of Lawrence and Irene Coleman Davis.  He married Virginia Davie on June 20, 1964, at Salem Lutheran Church in Jonesboro. She preceded him in death on March 23, 2018. Mr. Davis is...
Mary Sheeley
Mary Frances Sheeley, 100, of Anna, died on Aug. 7, 2018, at Union County Hospital in Anna. She was born on Feb. 15, 1918, in Cobden, the daughter of Robert and Mabel Kelly Clutts.  She married Glenn Sheeley on May 21, 1939. He preceded her in death on Oct. 29, 1965. She retired from the Choate...
Jay Buckner
Jay Buckner, 50, of Anna, died Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018, at his home.   He was born on Aug. 3, 1968, in Carbondale, the son of Gary and Patricia Bartsch Buckner.  He is survived by his children, Chelsy Buckner of Karnak, Brock (Alexa) Buckner of Jonesboro, Brennan (Kristina) Buckner of Benton and Ryan...
Janice Kay Walker,70, of Anna, died Thursday, July 26, 2018, at Union County Hospital in Anna.  She was born on Sept. 14, 1947, in Pulaski County.  She is survived by her husband, Barry Walker of Anna; a son, Marc Walker of Jackson, Mo.; a daughter, Vonnie Pitts of Anna; three grandchildren, Trevor...
Charles Wayne Carrington, 76, of Ozark, Ala., died at 2:03 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018, at Flowers Hospital in Dothan, Ala. He was born on Feb. 3, 1942, in Illinois, the son of Charles Augustus and Florence Marie Sweet Carrington.  He served in the U.S. Army. He is survived by his son, John...
H. E. ‘Buck’  Kroeger
H.E. “Buck” Kroeger, 85, of Cobden, and formerly of Anna, died Saturday, July 28, 2018, at Union County Hospital in Anna.  He was born on March 27, 1933, in DuBois, the son of Ernest Edward and Lena Lenona Dober Kroeger.  He married Carol Norris on Sept. 6, 1953, in Old Du Quoin Baptist Church. He...
Nevada J. Hileman
Nevada J. Hileman, 85, of Anna, died Wednesday, July 25, 2018, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born on Aug. 16, 1932, in Anna, the daughter of Roy Lee and Wilda Alma Toler Pratt.  She married Warner H. Hileman Sr. on June 3, 1950, in Anna. He preceded her in death on Dec. 11, 2002....
Barbara A. Corzine
Barbara A. Corzine, 82, of Christopher, and formerly of Dongola, died at 4:02 p.m. Monday, July 23, 2018, at Good Samaritan in Mt. Vernon.  She was born on Nov. 12, 1935, in Union County, west of Dongola, the daughter of Leo and Bonnie Pfaff Kerr.  She married Byford Corzine on Dec. 11, 1954. He...
Dorothy Burgess
Dorothy Burgess, 79, of Anna, died Tuesday, July 24, 2018, at Heartland Regional Medical Center in Marion.  She was born on June 19, 1939, in Cobden, the daughter of William and Bertie Burnett Murray.  She married Kenneth Burgess and together they shared 28 years of happiness.  She is survived by...

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