|Birth: ||Dec. 5, 1896|
|Death: ||Jun. 12, 1940|
HOMER GOING KILLED
IN AUTO ACCIDENT
Homer A. Going, 48, well known resident of Route One, near Pocahontas, was almost instantly killed about 9:30 last night when the automobile in which he was riding was in collision with a truck on Highway 25, a few miles west of Paragould. W. J. Russell of Walnut Ridge, state revenue officer and former Pocahontas marshal, was riding in the car with Going and was seriously injured, according to reports. Mr. Going's neck was broken and other injuries were sustained. It was reported that two women companions from Walnut Ridge were critically injured.
The automobile in which the four were riding is reported to have struck a truck driven by Sam Browning, a candy salesman of Malden, Missouri. Mr. Browning and four passengers in his truck are said to be injured severely.
Mr. Going was a son of Mrs. C. A. Going, who makes her home in Anderson, Indiana, and the late C. A. Going of Pocahontas. He was born and reared here and had spent practically all of his life in and near Pocahontas.
He is survived by his wife, four children, his mother, a brother, Lambert William Going of Anderson, and three sisters, Edna Ethyl Going Amos of Pocahontas, Lucy Elizabeth Going Lane of Elm Store and Alyus Going Wisner of Florida.
Besides his father he was preceded in death by a brother, Alonzo Stubblefield Going.
The body was removed this morning to the McNabb Funeral Home in Pocahontas, but funeral arrangements have not been completed.
HOMER ASRO GOING was the third child of Charles Asro and Sarah Ann Looney Going.
Per Homer's World War I Registration, his physical appearance was Tall, Medium Build, Light Brown Eyes and Brown Hair.
Homer married ANNA BELLE BAKER 06 Jun 1915 in Oregon County, Missouri.
Anabel went to her rest 29 Mar 1926 in Bakerden, Randolph County, Arkansas from TB.
Children of HOMER GOING and ANNA BAKER are:
NOLA ALTA GOING, b. 01 Dec 1916
NADINE JALIA GOING, b. 03 Oct 1918
MILDRED GERALDINE GOING, b.14 Jul 1921
Homer had an affair with his housekeeper ELSE HOWELL in 1927 and as a result –
Child of HOMER GOING and ELSE HOWELL is:
GERALDINE GOING, b.1927
Homer married WILLIE BELLE HIGGINBOTHAM 26 Feb 1928 in Walnut Ridge, Lawrence County, Arkansas.
Children of HOMER GOING and WILLIE HIGGINBOTHAM are:
VESTA LOU GOING, b. 06 Dec 1930
HOMER LEE GOING, b.22 Jun 1934; d. 13 Dec 1934
Homer married CHARLINE HOLMES 07 Dec 1934 in Walnut Ridge, Lawrence County, Arkansas.
Homer is my Granduncle.
Charles Asro Going (1871 - 1931)
Sarah Ann Looney Going (1874 - 1958)
Anna Belle Baker Going (1898 - 1926)
Willie Belle Higginbotham Campbell (1895 - 1934)*
Nola Alta Going Story (1916 - 1971)*
Nadine Jalia Going Lemmons (1918 - 2009)*
Mildred Geraldine Going Hibbard (1921 - 2013)*
Homer Lee Going (1934 - 1934)*
Maintained by: Melinda Cote'
Originally Created by: Shirley Goingღ
Record added: Jun 04, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19726813