Classmate Obituaries - Letter P-Q
These obituaries correspond with the yearbooks that are listed on this website. Whenever possible, the source of the obituary will be shown as well as the date.
Jimmie R. Pooler - Jimmie R. Pooler, 86, Wamego, died December 24, 2006, at Kansas City Hospice House. Born on December 25, 1920, in Benton, Arkansas, she was the daughter of James M. and Sibby Isabella Shoppach Rowland. On November 14, 1945, she married H. Dale Pooler and the couple made the move to Wamego. They owned and operated Dale's Market for 20 years before retiring in 1979. Her survivors include: her husband H. Dale Pooler of Wamego; her daughter Pamela Ackley, and husband Jimmie of Louisville, Kentucky; her son Mike Pooler, and wife Lynn of Stillwell; Her sister Janice R. Caple of Cave Springs, Arkansas; four granddaughter grandson and eight great-grandsons. Graveside services were held Saturday, December 30, 2006, at City Cemetery. Stewart Funeral Home in Wamego was in arrangements. Memorials have been established in Mrs. Pooler's name for Heartland Hospice and Kansas City Hospice House and can be left in care of Stewart Funeral Home, P.O. Box 48, Wamego, KS 66547. (from Smoke Signal January 3, 2007) Class of 1939
James R. "Ronnie" Prince, 59, of Benton, died April 3, 2009, in Little Rock. He was born April 14, 1949, in Batesville, Arkansas, to the late J. R. and Dorothy (Rayburn) Prince. He was owner of J. R. Prince Service Center. Survivors include one son, Joel Prince and wife Sunny of Benton; one daughter, Katie Prince and fiancÚ, Chris Neel of Mena; one grandson, Jarrett Prince; four sisters, Joyce Morrison, Mary Koehler and husband, Jim, Annette Nutt and husband, John, all of Benton and Kathy Ballard and husband, Ronnie of Alabama; and one brother, Ken Prince and wife, Susan, of Benton, and other relatives and friends. Visitation will be held at Roller-Ballard Funeral Home Chapel (315-4047) on Tuesday, April 7, 2009 from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 p.m.. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Greg Foundation, Inc., P. O. Box 44, Greenbrier, AR 72058. (Roller-Ballard Funeral Home online obituary) Benton Class of 1967