6-13-1913 Earnest DEATHERAGE m. Amy REA, Marion AR
1930 Marion AR, Amy and daus Shirley and Earline are with Amy's folks, Omer P & Florence RHEA
1-13-1934 Marion Co AR, Mrs Amy DEATHERAGE m James W COBURN 39 of Pueblo CO. 1935 Pueblo CO; 1940 Los Angeles; Amy d 4-27-1971 Riverside CA
Not finding Amy MERRIMAN's marriage, but she was m to a DEATHERAGE
DEATHERAGE, FRIEND, MERRIMAN, RORIE posted by Mountaineer Echo Newspaper on Thursday, January 1, 2004
Mountaineer Echo Newspaper Week of January 8, 2004 issue: Cratis MERRIMAN of Lakeway, Arkansas died Thursday, January 1, 2004 at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Arkansas. He was 75 years old. Mr. MERRIMAN was born February 1, 1928 at Peel, Arkansas to Bill and Ollie FRIEND MERRIMAN. On April 18, 1986 he was married. He was employed as the greenskeeper for the Diamond Hills Country Club. Mr. MERRIMAN was a lifelong resident of Marion County, Arkansas. He was a Jehovah's Witness and a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witness in Flippin, Arkansas. He will be best remembered for his love of music and his wide range of musical talents. Survivors include his wife of Lakeway, AR; sons, one of Summit, AR and one of Springdale, AR; stepsons, one of Hamilton, MS and one of Parker, AZ; daughters, one of Valley Springs, AR and one of Springdale, AR; stepdaughters, one of Hotchkiss, CO, one of Hamilton, MS, one of Phoenix, AZ and one of Springfield, MO; a sister of Lakeway, AR; 26 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. His parents; son, David; brothers, Otis, Guy and Joe MERRIMAN; and sisters, Amy DEATHERAGE and Essie RORIE preceded him in death. Visitation was Sunday, January 4, 2004 from 3:00 until 5:00 p.m. at Burns Funeral Home in Yellville, AR. Funeral services were Monday, January 5, 2004 at 10:00 a.m. at Burns Funeral Home in Yellville with Brother Dan GAST and Brother Jerry HALLIDAY officiating. Burial followed in the Peel Cemetery in Peel, AR with pallbearers and honorary pallbearers. Arrangements were under the direction of Burns Funeral Home in Yellville, Arkansas (870) 449-6621.