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Obituaries for Sept. 17, 2008

Thursday, September 18, 2008

Arnold "Arnie" Rutenber, 66, of Dyersburg, died Sunday, Sept., 14, 2008 at Dyersburg Regional Medical Center.

He was a self-employed truck driver, a Baptist, an Air Force veteran of the Vietnam War and a member of the American Legion.

A celebration of life at 5-8 p.m. Thursday at Dyersburg Funeral Home.

Survivors include his wife, Katie Slaughter Rutenber; two daughters, Johnna Rutenber of Sanger, Texas and Brenda Rutenber of Alvord, Texas; a stepdaughter, Angie King Ford and husband, Jerod, of New Washington, Ind.; a stepson, Greg King and wife, Jennifer of Dyersburg; a sister, Arlene Voochis of Ninevah, N.Y.; and seven grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his father, Albert Rutenber; and a brother, Lloyd Rutenber.


Bill Morgan, died Monday, Sept. 15, 2008 at Caruthersville Nursing Center.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Caruthersville, Mo. with Father Randolph Tochtrop officiating. Burial will be in Little Prairie Cemetery in Caruthersville.

The family will receive visitors at 5-8 p.m. today at H.S. Smith Funeral Home in Caruthersville.