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From: Bill Blevins <>
Subject: Re: [ARIZARD-L] Benny Jim Harber
Date: Mon, 21 Jul 2003 15:55:18 -0700 (PDT)
Apparently they missed the monument marker when they did the survey of
Roselawn Cemetery in Calico Rock.
It appears from the information given in her obit that she possibly
developed a heart condition from Rheumatic Fever, which was a common
thing at that time.
Thanks again Vera.
--- Vera Reeves <> wrote:
> > Children of THELMA SANDERS and JAMES HARBER are:
> > i. JOANNA JANE HARBER, b. 4 May 1925; d. 14
> > ii. BENNY JIM HARBER, b. 1934, d. March 1945.
> Bill, I think I sent this to someone the other day.
> Arkansas Death Record Index
> Harber, Bennye Jim 3-13-1945 Izard County age 11
> Calico Rock Progress - Mar 16, 1945
> Bennye Jim Harber Died Tuesday Morning
> Bennye Jim Harber, 11 year-old daughter of Sheriff and Mrs. J.
> Harber, died at the family home in Melbourne Tuesday morning. She was
> stricken with a heart ailment about four months ago, developing
> complications that medical authorities were unable to stem.
> Bennye Jim was born in Calico Rock, but the greater part of her
> was spent at Melbourne. She attended school at Melbourne, showing
> aptitude in her studies. She was a member of the junior class of the
> Methodist Sunday school and was a member of the Melbourne school
> She is survived by her parents; a sister, Miss Joanna Harber of
> home and her grandparents, Mr and Mrs Ben F. Sanders of Calico Rock.
> Funeral services at the Methodist church in Melbourne at 2:30
> afternoon, were conducted by Rev. R. E. Lee of Melbourne and Rev. J.
> Wilcox of this place. Interment was in Rose Lawn cemetery, Calico
> Rock, the
> Higginbotham Funeral Service being in charge.
> Active pallbearers were: R. L. Blair, E. D. Peacock, Tom Simpson
> Claude Coger, Melbourne; Senator J. O. Cheney and Neill Brooks,
> Calico Rock.
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