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During the winter of 1946-47, the late Orval Jernigan, an Ava-based sales representative for Milligan Grocery Co., Jernigan took pictures of stores, mills and some scenery throughout the Ozark, Douglas and Taney county area. Jernigan labeled this photo “Modern Hill Home, Skyline Drive in Forest.” An album of Jernigan’s photos, now owned by Christy Voliva of Ava, was digitized several years ago by Kenneth Brown, who shared the photos with the Ozark County Historium, with Voliva’s permission.
Ozark County TimesJuly 5, 1918S. F. Amyx received notice a few days ago that his brother, Curtis, had landed safely in France. Relatives of Lewis Gardner, Charley Blacksher and Robert Exline, Ozark County boys of Co. F 32nd Engineers, have also received notice of their safe arrival in France. ...
A celebration of the life of Harry Lafayette ‘Lafe’ Plumb Jr., 76, of Willard, will be held at a time and date to be announced later. Mr. Plumb died peacefully at his home on June 17, 2018.He was born April 6, 1942, in Casa Grande, Arizona, the son of Harry L. Plumb Sr. and Myra McCune Plumb. When...
Memorial services for Kane A. “Red” Gott, 46, of Midway, Arkansas, were held June 24, 2018, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Mountain Home, Arkansas. Mr. Gott died June 14, 2018, in Mountain Home.He was born Feb. 29, 1972, in Mendota, Illinois, the son of Charles and Geraldine...
Glenn Caudill, 66, of Gainesville died June 21, 2018 at his home. No local services are planned.Mr. Caudill was born March 18, 1952, in Douglas County, the son of James Orbin and Mary Emily Caudill.He enjoyed nature and spending time outdoors.He is survived by his companion, Pattie; four brothers,...
Graveside memorial services for Robert “Bob” Royce Snelson, 79, of Wasola, were held June 23, 2018, at Oak Grove Cemetery in Wasola with Halbert Smith officiating. Mr. Snelson died June 18 in Springfield.He was born July 21, 1938, in Thornfield, the son of Fred and Thelma Farnsworth Snelson. On...
Funeral services for James Terry, 78, of Gainesville, were held June 25, 2018, at Clinkingbeard Funeral Home in Gainesville with Dale Roberts officiating. Mr. Terry died June 22at his home.He was born June 15, 1940, in Oakland, Arkansas, the son of John Raymond and Ruth M. Huelsenbeck Terry. He...
Bobby Hand and Raven Willingham of Tecumseh are the parents of a baby boy, Bryzden Lee Hand, born June 18, 2018, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. He weighed 6 pounds 15 ounces and was 20 inches long.His sibling is Aleiah, 2.Grandparents are Terry Hand and Shandra Hand, both of Tecumseh, and...
Krista Cofer and Justin Ledbetter of Theodosia are the parents of a baby boy, Kylan Wayne Ledbetter, born June 13, 2018, at Cox Hospital in Branson. He weighed 5 pounds 3 ounces and was 19 inches long.His siblings are Logan Ledbetter, Kylie McCullough, Keith McCullough and Kaisley McCullough....
Joshua and Heather Luna of Gainesville are the parents of a baby girl, Audie Rae, born June 21, 2018, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. She weighed 6 pounds 12 1/2 ounces and was 19 3/4 inches long.Her siblings are Archer, 9, and Ainsley, 6.Grandparents are Noel and Pamela Luna of...

This postcard photo of Gainesville, from the collection of Mary Ann Boone Heard, was taken sometime after 1912. The Ozark County Courthouse is the white, two-story building on the lower left edge. (It burned in November 1934.) The Harlin House is visible in the middle of the right edge. Several other homes in the photo still stand as well, including the two on top of the hill and the two-story peaked-roof home just west of the square.
Ozark County NewsJune 26, 1890 Ad – Look out for the Clark Bros. Consolidated Menagerie & Circus.They will positively exhibit at Gainesville Monday, June 30. Come out and witness the grand free show, a grand high-wire ascension and the very old, war-scared elephant. She will perform feats of...

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