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Obituaries from April 2002

Helen Hayden (04/10/02)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Helen L. Hayden, 89, died Monday, April 8, 2002, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. She was born March 8, 1913, in St. Louis, daughter of Bernard and Rosa Mary Hoffman Cissell. She and J. Edward "Red" Hayden were married Nov. 22, 1932, at Brewer, Mo...
Bill Kuehn (04/12/02)
JACKSON, Mo. -- William Fred "Bill" Kuehn, 65, passed away Wednesday, April 10, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Friends may call at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson from 4-8 p.m. today. Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home. The Rev. Richard Northcutt will officiate. Interment will be in Russell Heights Cemetery...
Albert Masters (04/12/02)
EAST PRAIRIE, Mo. -- Albert H. Masters, 84, of Moscow Mills, Mo., died Monday, April 8, 2002, at Lincoln County Memorial Hospital in Troy, Mo. He was born July 6, 1917, at Advance, Mo., son of William and Martha Park Masters. He and Dorothy Pritchett were married May 29, 1937, at Charleston, Mo...
Paul Adams (04/12/02)
EAST PRAIRIE, Mo. -- Paul Clayton Adams, 57, of East Prairie died Tuesday, April 9, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Mo. He was born Oct. 11, 1944, at Diehlstadt, Mo., son of James Neely and Vina Caroline Bugg Adams. Adams lived in East Prairie most of his life...
Jess Hooper (04/12/02)
BERTRAND, Mo. -- Jess Lee Hooper, 79, of Bertrand died Wednesday, April 10, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Mo. He was born March 11, 1923, in Grayridge, Mo., son of Berry "Buck" and Rebecca Tate Hooper. He and Vivian Skelton were married June 1, 1946...
Lucille Hanna (04/12/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Lucille J. Hanna, 94, of Sikeston died Thursday, April 11, 2002, at Sikeston Convalescent Center. She was born Jan. 12, 1908, in Cobden, Ill., daughter of Matt and Anna Switzer Jungers. She and Charles A. Hanna were married Dec. 11, 1926. He died May 16, 1969...
Martha Coomes (04/12/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Funeral for Martha Coomes of Anna will be held at 11 a.m. today at the United Missionary Baptist Church in Lick Creek, Ill. The Rev. Ken Wilson will officiate. Burial will be in Pleasant Grove Memorial Park. Friends may call at Crain Funeral Home in Anna from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m...
Rev. Spillman Britt (04/12/02)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Funeral for the Rev. Spillman Britt of Jonesboro will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Lutz and Rendleman funeral Home in Anna, Ill. The Rev. Davy Miller will officiate. Burial will be in Alto Pass Cemetery, with military honors by Carroll P. Foster VFW Post 3455 in Anna...
E.A. Buchanan (04/12/02)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- E.A. "Buck" Buchanan, 78, of Perryville died Wednesday, April 10, 2002, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. He was born Sept. 6, 1923, at Leeper, Mo., son of Andrew Jackson and Arizona Sanders Buchanan. He and Glendelea Clyburn were married Nov. 1, 1947...
Ida Mayberry (04/12/02)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Ida May Mayberry, 89, of Tamms died Wednesday, April 10, 2002, at Countryside Health Care in Bardwell, Ky. She was born Feb. 10, 1913, in Pulaski, Ill., daughter of William Edward and Maude Bearden Farnsworth. She married Paul L. Mayberry, who died June 16, 1993...
Cecil Roberts (04/12/02)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Cecil Alfred Roberts, 83, of Marble Hill died Wednesday, April 10, 2002, at his home. He was born Aug. 16, 1918, near Marble Hill, son of the Rev. William C. and Susan Elizabeth Richards Roberts. Roberts retired from Superior Electric in 1980. He was a member of Point Pleasant General Baptist Church and IOOF Lodge...
Ernest Whitaker Sr. (04/12/02)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Elder Ernest Edward Whitaker Sr., 56, of Cairo, died Friday, April 5, 2002, at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale, Ill. He was born Aug. 18, 1945, in Cairo, son of Elihue Whitaker Sr. and Lydia Moore Whitaker. He married Quincie Faye Bivens in 1972...
Pete Statler (04/12/02)
JACKSON, Mo. -- Linus Henderson "Pete" Statler, 82, died Wednesday, April 10, 2002, at Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Aug. 3, 1919, in Jackson, son of John Henderson and Ida Hitt Statler. Statler was a self-employed farmer. He was a member of First Baptist Church and Altenthal-Joerns American Legion Post 158 in Jackson, and VFW Post 3838 in Cape Girardeau...
Francis Hoernig (04/12/02)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Francis J. Hoernig, 86, died Wednesday, April 10, 2002, at his home. He was born May 4, 1915, in Advance, Mo., son of August and Anna Greuel Hoernig. He and Mildred Unterreiner were married Jan. 19, 1952, at Biehle, Mo. Hoernig had been a factory worker and farmed. He was a member and usher at St. Maurus Catholic Church at Biehle, Mo., and member of Western Catholic Union...
Charles Cunningham (04/12/02)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Charles Paul Cunningham, 81, of Chaffee died Wednesday, April 10, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 8, 1920, at Chaffee, son of Charles Henry and Edith Lou Harrell Cunningham. Cunningham was collector for city of Chaffee 34 years. He was secretary of Chaffee R-2 School Board 28 years. He was a 50-year member of Chaffee Masonic Lodge 615, 50-year member of Chaffee Order of Eastern Star 48, and Valley of St. Louis Scottish Rite...
Hannah Irvin (04/12/02)
Hannah Nicole Irvin, daughter of Todd and Sherry. "The exciting moments of pregnancy have turned to sorrow in the heartfelt loss of our baby" who died April 6, 2002, at 3:53 a.m. at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Although not yet born, she was a beloved member of our family and a joy to her parents and big sister, Rachael. ...
Leola Smith (04/10/02)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Leola W. Smith, 88, of Perryville died Tuesday, April 9, 2002, at Perry County Nursing Home. She was born Dec. 19, 1913, at Perryville, daughter of Edward and Louise Guth Deimund. She and Robert L. Smith were married July 21, 1933. He died Sept. 9, 1981...
Delaney Younger (04/10/02)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Delaney Suzanne Younger was stillborn Tuesday, April 9, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Survivors include her parents, Bradley Edwin Younger and Kara Rashelle Dunivan of Advance; maternal grandparents, Billy Joe Dunivan and Clara Dunivan of Advance; paternal grandparents, Edwin Younger of Advance, Debra McCall of Sturdivant, Mo.; paternal great-grandparents, Beulah Younger of Advance and Lottie Messe of Sturdivant...
Hannah Irvin (04/11/02)
Hannah Nicole Irvin, daughter of Todd and Sherry. "The exciting moments of pregnancy have turned to sorrow in the heartfelt loss of our baby" who died April 6, 2002, at 3:53 a.m. at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Although not yet born, she was a beloved member of our family and a joy to her parents and big sister, Rachael. ...
Nancy Friant (04/11/02)
Nancy Leachman Friant of Bel Voi Farm, Berryville, Va., died Sunday, April 7, 2002, at her home. She was born Oct. 24, 1924, in Manassas, Va., daughter of William Henry and Beatrice Luke Leachman. In 1934 her family moved to Washington, D.C., where she attended Western High School and George Washington University. She attended The Juilliard School of Music in New York, earning both undergraduate as well as graduate degrees...
Charles Cunningham (04/11/02)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Charles Paul Cunningham, 81, of Chaffee died Wednesday, April 10, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 8, 1920, at Chaffee, son of Charles Henry and Edith Lou Harrell Cunningham. Cunningham was collector for city of Chaffee 34 years. He was a member of First United Methodist Church, 50-year member of Chaffee Masonic Lodge 615, 50-year member of Chaffee Order of Eastern Star 48, and Valley of St. Louis Scottish Rite...
George Klein (04/11/02)
CAIRO, Ill. -- George F. Klein, 82, of Prescott, Ariz., died Sunday, April 7, 2002, in Prescott. He was born in Cairo, son of George J. and Doris Klein. He and his wife, Mary, were married in 1945 in England. Klein moved to Monrovia, Calif., in 1953 from Cairo. He was a painter and later became a supervisor with State of California Department of General Services. He retired and moved to Prescott in 1980...
Sam Story Sr. (04/11/02)
CHARLESTON, Mo. -- Sam E. Story Sr., 73, of Charleston died Tuesday, April 9, 2002, at his home. He was born Nov. 11, 1928, in Charleston, son of Ernest Albert and Mary Leobe Story. He and Becky Holt were married June 10, 1948. Story was a landowner and retired farmer. ...
Ruth Reinhart (04/11/02)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Ruth Maxine Reinhart, 73, of Advance died Wednesday, April 10, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born March 5, 1929, in Welling, Okla., daughter of William Joseph and Martha Wright Butler. She and the Rev. Earl Reinhart were married May 4, 1947...
Frank Elkins (04/11/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Frank Elkins, 68, of Anna died Wednesday, April 10, 2002, at his home. He was born Jan. 19, 1934, in Jonesboro, son of Guy and Ina Foster Elkins. He and Ruth Williams were married June 3, 1955, at Jonesboro, Ill. Elkins worked 30 years with Illinois Department of Corrections, and 16 years at International Shoe Co. After retiring he worked for the Gazette Democrat...
Rev. Nehemiah Mills (04/11/02)
MARQUAND, Mo. -- The Rev. Nehemiah Francis Mills, 80, of Marquand died Tuesday, April 9, 2002, at his home. He was born Aug. 2, 1921, at Marquand, son of Marvin and Retha Shrum Mills. He and Ermajean Reagan were married Jan. 11, 1947. Mills was ordained in 1957. He attended Liberty Congregational Methodist Church...
Thomas Dixon (04/11/02)
CHARLESTON, Mo. -- Thomas Henry Dixon, 52, of Indianapolis, Ind., died Sunday, April 7, 2002, at Lockefield Village Nursing Center. He was born Aug. 14, 1949, in Charleston, son of John D. and Ella Mae Wilson Strayhorn. Dixon was a graduate of East Prairie High School in East Prairie, Mo...
Spillman Britt (04/11/02)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Spillman Eugene Britt, 81, of Jonesboro died Wednesday, April 10, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Lutz and Rendleman Funeral Home in Anna, Ill., is in charge of arrangements.
Hazel Speck (04/11/02)
WENTZVILLE, Mo. -- Hazel Carinne Swindell Speck, 91, of Wentzville, formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Wednesday, April 10, 2002 at Wentzville Park Care Center. Born May 22, 1910, in Swinton, Mo., she was the daughter of Ernest and Nora Shumate Swindell...
Michael Raben (04/12/02)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Michael David Raben, 24, of Perryville died Tuesday, April 9, 2002, at his home. He was born May 10, 1977, in Detroit, Mich., son of Gerald and Joann Lee Raben. He and Nicolle Rae Pingel were married Feb. 8, 2002, at Marble Hill, Mo...
Violet Skinner (04/12/02)
MILLERSVILLE, Mo. -- Funeral for Violet B. Skinner of National City, Calif., was held Thursday at Glen Abbey Mortuary Chapel in Bonita, Calif. Entombment was in Glen Abbey Memorial Park. Skinner, 84, died Saturday, April 6, 2002. She was born March 14, 1918, at Millersville...
Getella Sander (04/12/02)
Getella I. Sander, 81, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, April 11, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Oct. 26, 1920, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of David and Ursel Bolen Caraker. She and Albert C. Sander were married Aug. 12, 1941, in Cape Girardeau...
Elmer Blattel (04/15/02)
SCOTT CITY, Mo. -- Elmer P. Blattel, 87, of Scott City died Sunday, April 14, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements will be announced later by Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel.
Alma Evitts (04/16/02)
Mrs. James C. (Alma) Evitts, 80, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, April 15, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Jan. 27, 1922, in Cairo, Ill., daughter of John William and Nora Hack Bess. She and James Clinton Evitts were married April 29, 1948, in Carmi, Ill. He preceded her in death July 31, 1984...
Larry Burden (04/16/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Larry F. Burden, 60, of Sikeston died Monday, April 15, 2002, at his home. He was born March 8, 1942, in Cape Girardeau, son of Harold G. and Eleanor C. Williams Burden. He and Jane Bollinger were married April 24, 1965, at Benton, Mo...
Esther Kuhlman (04/16/02)
Esther Magnolia Kuhlman, 90, of St. Robert, Mo., and formerly of Marble Hill, Mo., died Sunday, April 14, 2002, at Phelps County Hospital in Rolla, Mo. She was born April 8, 1912, in Dexter, Mo., daughter of Emmett and Lillian Dame Huff. She and Homer Cashion were married in 1932. He died in 1939. She and John H. Kuhlman were married March 28, 1942, in Arnold, Mo., He died April 8, 1982...
Floyd Bostic (04/16/02)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. -- Floyd Eugene Bostic, 73, of Bloomfield died Sunday, April 14, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Jan. 25, 1929, at Zalma, Mo., son of Ben and Katherine Knuckles Bostic. Bostic lived in the Bloomfield community most of his life. He had worked 20 years at Hutson Furniture Co. in Cape Girardeau...
Elmer Blattel (04/16/02)
SCOTT CITY, Mo. -- Elmer Phillip Blattel, 87, of Scott City died Sunday, April 14, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Sept. 2, 1914, at Ancell, Mo., son of Fred and May Elizabeth Collie Blattel. He first married Evelyn V. Hoffman April 25, 1937. She died July 29, 1992. He later married Alleen Anna Hoffman Wilhelm Aug. 18, 1994...
Finis Hogue (04/16/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Graveside service for Finis Hogue will be held at 11:30 a.m. today at Dogwood Cemetery near East Prairie, Mo. The Rev. Carl Addison will officiate. Friends may call at Nunnelee Funeral Chapel today from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Hogue, 78, died Sunday, April 14, 2002, at Clearview Nursing Center...
Toleitha Davis (04/16/02)
EAST PRAIRIE, Mo. -- Funeral for Toleitha Gale Davis of Memphis, Tenn., will be at 2 p.m. today at Shelby Funeral Home. Tom Geers will officiate. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery at Sikeston, Mo. Davis, 58, died Saturday, April 13, 2002, at St. Francis Hospital in Memphis...
Mary Nenninger (04/16/02)
Mary Eloise Nenninger, 94, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, April 15, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center. She was born Jan. 18, 1908, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of William H. and Josephine Lipp Nenninger. Nenninger was a lifelong resident of Cape Girardeau and graduate of St. Vincent's Academy. She was a seamstress at Buckner-Ragsdale many years. She was a member of St. Mary's Cathedral and its Cathedral Ladies...
Charles Wells (04/16/02)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Charles C. Wells, 72, of Paducah, Ky., formerly of Cairo, died Sunday, April 14, 2002, at Paducah Center for Health and Rehab. Massie Funeral Home in Cairo is in charge of arrangements.
Ursula Davis (04/16/02)
Ursula Wilma Davis, 83, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, April 15, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center. She was born May 5, 1918, at Biehle, Mo., daughter of Charles and Catherine Renner Schrock. She and Ralph W. Davis were married Feb. 12, 1946, in Cape Girardeau. He died June 7, 1998...
Sandra Viera (04/16/02)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Sandra S. Viera, 47, of Perryville died Sunday, April 14, 2002, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. She was born Dec. 28, 1954, in Sedgewickville, Mo., daughter of Ellis and Alice McClure Shrum. She and Gabriel Viera were married May 6, 2000...
Leonard Tripp (04/16/02)
JACKSON, Mo. -- Leonard M. Tripp, 84, of Jackson died Monday, April 15, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson. Funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Don Slatton officiating. Burial will be in Russell Heights Cemetery...
Gladys Jones (04/15/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Gladys Hileman Jones, 96, of Vienna, Ill., formerly of Anna, died Saturday, April 13, 2002, in Vienna. She was born Aug. 12, 1905, in Union County, daughter of Gordon and Emma Granay Hileman. She was married to Earl C. Jones. He died Aug. 25, 1964...
Chloe Miller (04/15/02)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Chloe Miller, 83, of Jonesboro died Saturday, April 13, 2002, at her home. She was born May 25, 1918, at Mill Creek, daughter of Ivan Ford and Clara Belle Dillon Miller. She and Owen Miller were married June 5, 1939. She was a member of Ebenezer Methodist Church...
Lorne Ury (04/13/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Lorne "Pud" Ury, 97, of Anna died Friday, April 12, 2002, at Union County Hospital. She was born Dec. 8, 1904, in Jonesboro, Ill., daughter of Eli J. and Olive J. Dillow. She and Frank Ury were married Dec. 23, 1933. He died Oct. 15, 1946. She later married Levi Ury Nov. 27, 1974. He died March 25, 1987...
Charles Stark (04/13/02)
JACOB, Ill. -- Charles "Bill" Stark, 78, of Jacob died Thursday, April 11, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born April 30, 1923, in Louisville, Ill., son of Roy and Nancy Hammer Stark. He and Margaret Knupp were married March 20, 1942, in Jackson, Mo...
Kenneth Webb (04/13/02)
PADUCAH, Ky. -- Kenneth D. Webb, 63, of Paducah died Friday, April 12, 2002, at Western Baptist Hospital in Paducah. He was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife of 34 years, Susie Webb of Paducah; two sons, Terry Webb of Piedmont, Mo., and Greg Webb of Tulsa, Okla.; a daughter, Kim Beggs of Cape Girardeau; and a grandchild...
George Bruhl (04/14/02)
JACKSON, Mo. -- George Daniel Bruhl, 99, died Friday, April 12, 2002, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 20, 1902, at Fruitland, Mo., son of Ernst Hermann and Emma Virginia Daniel Bruhl. He married Alice Francis Kostal Oct. 19, 1928. She preceded him in death July 24, 1993...
Rose Purdom (04/14/02)
Rose P. Purdom, 93, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, April 12, 2002, at Chateau Girardeau. She was born Jan. 16, 1909, at Patton, Mo., daughter of Tivis Damon and Maggie Eva Heitman Robinson. She and Maxwell Calvin Purdom were married July 14, 1945. He died Nov. 8, 1948...
Mabel Anthony (04/14/02)
ORAN, Mo. -- Mabel Anthony, 79, of Oran died Friday, April 12, 2002, at the Chaffee Nursing Center. She was born March 19, 1923, at Cloud Switch, Tenn., daughter of Jim and Eva Gordon Poore. She and Earl Anthony were married June 26, 1942. He died Aug. 25, 1990...
Carolyn Duncan (04/14/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Carolyn S. Duncan, 53, of Anna died Saturday, April 13, 2002. She was born March 6, 1949, at Anna, daughter of George and Mary Hileman Sivia. She lived in Union County most of her life. She was a member of the Anna Moose Lodge. Survivors include two sons, Perry Youngblood of Alto Pass, Ill., and Scott Sivia of Dongola, Ill.; five sisters, Clara Seals of Dongola, Della Dillow of Cypress, Ill., Betty Doughty of Alto Pass, Audrey Doughty of Jonesboro, Ill., and Mary Jackson of Georgia; a brother, Gilbert Sivia of Cape Girardeau; and two stepgrandchildren.. ...
Sharon Rice (04/14/02)
MOUND CITY, Ill. -- Sharon Lynn Rice, 50, of Mound City died Friday, April 12, 2002, at Union County Hospital in Anna, Ill. She was born Nov. 29, 1951, in Portsmouth, Va., daughter of Ernest A. and Doris Dunn Dartt. She was married to Eddie Rice. He preceded her in death...
Michael Perdue (04/14/02)
ORAN, Mo. -- Michael Dennis Perdue, 50, of Gillsville, Ga., died Monday, April 1, 2002, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville. He was born May 20, 1951, at Sikeston, Mo., son of Stanley Catus and Jean Olive Lupardus Perdue. He married Theresa Godfrey...
Gladys Jones (04/14/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Gladys Jones, 96, of Vienna, Ill., formerly of Anna, died Saturday, April 13, 2002, in Vienna. Crain Funeral Home in Anna is handling the arrangements.
James Johnson (04/15/02)
TAMMS, Ill. -- James Pleasant "Pete" Johnson, 70, of Elco, Ill., died Sunday, April 14, 2002, at Union County Hospital in Anna, Ill. He was born Nov. 11, 1931, at Sandusky, Ill., son of Augustus Evert and Edna Mae Harper Johnson. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served in the Korean War...
Virginia Leible (04/15/02)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Virginia L. Leible, 78, died Saturday, April 13, 2002, at Delmar Gardens-South in St. Louis. She was born Sept. 23, 1923, at Irvington, Ill., daughter of Steven and Lena Boyer Jackson. She and Chalmer Leible were married Sept. 6, 1947, at St. Louis...
Rudolph Buchheit (04/15/02)
ST. LOUIS -- Rudolph M. Buchheit, 85, of St. Louis died Saturday, April 13, 2002, at Sherbrooke Village Nursing Center. He was born Nov. 11, 1916, at Old Appleton, Mo., son of Joseph and Ida W. Buchheit. He and Matilda B. Rellergert were married. She survives...
Robert Morris (04/16/02)
MORLEY, Mo. -- Robert Ray Morris, 80, of Morley died Monday, April 15, 2002, at John J. Pershing VA Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau is in charge of arrangements.
Bardis Wiseman (04/10/02)
Funeral for Bardis Wiseman of Cape Girardeau will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at Lorberg Memorial Funeral Chapel. David Bragg and Bryan McAlister will officiate. Burial will be in Fairmount Cemetery. Friends may call at the chapel from 4:30-8:30 p.m. today...
Clarence Thompson (04/01/02)
JACKSON, Mo. -- Clarence Edward Thompson, 68, of Jackson died Friday, March 29, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born July 29, 1933, at Cape Girardeau, son of the late Elmer E. and Etta Cowan Thompson. He and Earlene Mitchell were married Dec. 8, 1990...
Gina Engler (04/04/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Gina Engler, 85, formerly of Sikeston, died Sunday, March 31, 2002, at Delmar Gardens West Nursing Home in Chesterfield, Mo. She was born April 5, 1916, in Tipper County, Miss., daughter of Rasin Malden and Ruth Dollar Alsup. Engler was a licensed practical nurse...
Eugene Kelly (04/04/02)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Eugene Charles "Gene" Kelly, 48, of Buncombe, Ill., formerly of Tamms, died Tuesday, April 2, 2002, at his home, following a lengthy illness. He was born Aug. 5, 1953, in Chicago, son of Guy B. and Lodema Land Kelly. He married Sharon Bigham...
Leland Jackson (04/04/02)
Memorial service for Leland Jarel Wayne Jackson of Gillespie, Ill., will be held at 7 p.m. Friday at Kravanya Funeral Home in Gillespie. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 p.m. until time of service. Jackson, 63, died Wednesday, March 27, 2002, in a vehicle accident in Lake County, Ind...
Dolly Dunn (04/04/02)
KARNAK, Ill. -- Dolly Dunn, 70, of Karnak died Monday, April 1, 2002, at the Massac Memorial Hospital in Metropolis, Ill. She was born April 24, 1931, in Cypress, Ill., the daughter of John and Lula Johnson Peeler. She married Alvia Dunn. He preceded her in death...
Earl Taylor (04/04/02)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Earl Taylor of Mounds died Wednesday, April 3, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Barkett Funeral Home in Mounds.
Shelby Myrick (04/04/02)
BOAZ, Ill. -- Shelby Jean Myrick, 65, of Boaz died Tuesday, April 2, 2002, at the Lourdes Hospital in Paducah, Ky. She was born Aug. 22, 1936, at Boaz, the daughter of Joe and Lillie Durall Meyer. She married Clifford F. Myrick. He survives. She was employed at Main Bros. Box & Lumber Co. of Karnak...
George Tucker Jr. (04/05/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- George R. Tucker Jr., 64, of Carbondale, Ill., formerly of Anna, died Wednesday, April 3, 2002, at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale. He was born June 12, 1937, in Winchester, Tenn., son of George R. and Mary Marie Campbell Tucker. He and Mary Lou Brasel were married Jan. 27, 1977, in Anna...
Helen Loos (04/05/02)
JACKSON, Mo. -- Helen Loos, 82, formerly of Jackson, died Thursday, April 4, 2002, in Tennessee. McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Jessie Sauceda (04/05/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Jessie Joseph Sauceda, 74, of Sikeston died Wednesday, April 3, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. He was born Dec. 25, 1927, in Nixon, Texas, son of Vidal and Susie Valdex Sauceda Sr. Sauceda retired as a laborer with Holmes Farms at Oran, Mo...
Earl Taylor (04/05/02)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Earl Taylor, 95, of Mounds died Wednesday, April 3, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Sept. 22, 1906, in Pope County, Ill., son of Albert and Rachel Fox Taylor. His wife, Lova, died in 1991. Taylor was a member of First Baptist Church...
Chris Trankler (04/05/02)
ORAN, Mo. -- Chris F. Trankler, 90, of Oran died Thursday, April 4, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Feb. 22, 1912, at Leopold, Mo., son of William J. and Mina Brands Trankler. He and Agnes Vandermierden were married June 7, 1939, at Glennon, Mo...
Carl Mack Estes (04/05/02)
Carl Mack Estes, 78, of Cape Girardeau, died Thursday April 4, 2002, at his home. Born Aug. 16, 1923, at Marble Hill, Mo., he was the son of Sylvester and Maude McGloghlin Estes. On Dec. 9, 1951, in Piggott, Ark., he married Helen Phelps Merritts. She preceded him in death Aug. 13, 1991...
Homer Cooper (04/05/02)
Homer E. Cooper, 89, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, March 30, 2002, at The Arbors. He was born Feb. 5, 1913, at Kennett, Mo., son of Milton Madison and Emmalou Pry Cooper. He and Verda Dunivan were married Sept. 4, 1933, in Jonesboro, Ill. Mr. Cooper was a salesman at Montgomery Ward many years, operated Cooper's Vending, owned and operated a clothing store on William Street, and was an auditor for Missouri Department of Revenue in the 1960s...
Dorothy Chadd (04/04/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Dorothy Chadd, 88, died Tuesday, April 2, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. She was born Aug. 1, 1913, in Sikeston, daughter of Sam and Anna Lands Gross. She and William Melvin Chadd were married in April 1927. He died March 19, 1967...
Homer Cooper (04/03/02)
Homer E. Cooper, 89, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, March 30, 2002, at The Arbors. He was born Feb. 5, 1913, at Kennett, Mo., son of Milton Madison and Emmalou Pry Cooper. He and Verda Dunivan were married Sept. 4, 1933, in Jonesboro, Ill. Mr. Cooper was a salesman at Montgomery Ward many years, operated Cooper's Vending, owned and operated a clothing store on William Street, and was an auditor for Missouri Department of Revenue in the 1960s...
Lynn Deimund (04/01/02)
SCOTT CITY, Mo. -- Lynn May Deimund, 94, of Scott City died Saturday, March 30, 2002, at Fountainbleau Lodge in Cape Girardeau. She was born July 13, 1907, at New Hamburg, Mo., daughter of Jiles "William" and Lillie Jane Hockersmith Jones. She first married Leonard Workman on June 7, 1928. He died Oct. 13, 1979. She later married Dennis Deimund, and he also preceded her in death...
Clyde Harvel (04/01/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Clyde L. Harvel, 45, of Anna died Sunday, March 31, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Feb. 2, 1957, at Carlsbad, N.M., son of Fred A. and Constance L. Rose Harvel. He and Julie Bennett were married April 3, 1976, at Anna...
Zelma Treece (04/01/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Zelma Ruth Treece, 80, of Anna died at 2:08 p.m. Saturday, March 30, 2002, at Union County Hospital in Anna. She was born Oct. 26, 1921, at Jonesboro, Ill., daughter of John and Mary Lacy Rhodes. She was married to Tyrus R. Treece. He died in 1947...
Virginia Webb (04/01/02)
EL CAMPO, Texas -- Virginia Webb, 82, of El Campo, formerly of Anna, Ill., died Wednesday, March 27, 2002, at El Campo Memorial Hospital. She was born Oct. 23, 1919, at Ullin, Ill., daughter of Nile and Lutie Siebert Wood. Webb was a member of the First Christian Church in Anna, where she was an active volunteer. ...
Daisy Garris (04/01/02)
Daisy L. Garris, 87, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Perryville, Mo., died Sunday, March 31, 2002, at Heartland Care Rehab Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born May 6, 1914, in Perry County, daughter of James E. and Mary E. Ellison Roberts. She and Steve Garris were married June 29, 1931. He died July 22, 1976...
Dean Goodson (04/01/02)
JACKSON, Mo. -- Friedrich "Dean" Goodson, 64, of Jackson died Friday, March 29, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 8, 1937, at Jackson, the son of Willard and Margaret Friedrich Goodson. He and Linda Hartle were married Nov. 8, 1963...
Elmer Macke (04/01/02)
JACKSON, Mo. -- Elmer Eugene Macke, 70, of Jackson died Saturday, March 30, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Feb. 24, 1932, at Tilsit, Mo., son of William and Frieda Biester Macke. He and Lawanda Fisher were married May 25, 1956...
Juanita Snider (04/02/02)
Juanita Snider, 95, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, April 1, 2002, at her home. Lorberg Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Elmer Macke (04/02/02)
JACKSON, Mo. -- Elmer Eugene Macke, 70, passed away Saturday, March 30, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. today at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson. Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Robert Henrichs officiating. Interment will be in Russell Heights Cemetery with a Missouri Military Honors service...
Erna Lynn (04/03/02)
Erna Howell Lynn, 94, of Bradenton, Fla., died Thursday, March 21, 2002, at Freedom Village Nursing Center in Bradenton. She was born April 12, 1907, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Al and Anna Brinkhoff. Lynn was a former funeral director. She was a member of Centenary United Methodist Church, past grand matron of Eastern Star, and Aslo Theater Angel...
Juanita Snider (04/03/02)
Funeral for Juanita G. Snider of Cape Girardeau will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at Lorberg Memorial Funeral Chapel. Pastor Paul Short will officiate. Burial will be in Cape County Memorial Park. Friends may call at the chapel Thursday from 10 a.m. until time of service. An Eastern Star service will be held at 12:30 p.m...
Maidie Snyder (04/03/02)
Maidie M. Snyder, 83, died Monday, April 1, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center. She was born Feb. 21, 1919, in LaSalle, Ill., daughter of Tony and Edith Baronia Liberta. She and Gerald E. Snyder were married Nov. 11, 1944. He died Jan. 9, 1996. Snyder worked at the West Clock Co. in Peru, Ill. She was a member of St. Edward's Catholic Church in Chillicothe, Ill...
Catherine Willis (04/03/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Catherine M. Willis, 71, of Sikeston died Tuesday, April 2, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born June 4, 1930, at Rolla, Mo., daughter of James R. and Alice Collier Tyler Sr. She and Judson "Jud" Willis Jr. were married April 3, 1947, at Rolla...
Mildred Brown (04/06/02)
Mildred Esther Brown, 91, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, April 5, 2002, at her home. She was born March 4, 1911, at Crosstown, Mo., daughter of John C. and Esther E. Cox Davis. She and Everett Franklin Brown were married June 27, 1940, in Cape Girardeau. He died Oct. 23, 1967...
Fredrick Ellis (04/06/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Funeral for Fredrick "Frog" Ellis of Sikeston will be at 1 p.m. today at Freewill Missionary Baptist Church. The Rev. Roosevelt Weakley will officiate. Burial will be in Sunset of Memories Cemetery. Friends may call at the church from noon until time of service...
Marguerite Hayden (04/10/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Marguerite Hayden, 88, of Park Ridge, Ill., formerly of Sikeston, died Monday, April 8, 2002, at Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge, Ill. She was born Oct. 16, 1913, at Repton, Ky., daughter of William and Linnie M. Ritch Heath. She and James H. Hayden Jr. were married April 22, 1931, in Wickliffe, Ky. He died Dec. 6, 1995...
G.C. Harrell Jr. (04/08/02)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- G.C. Harrell Jr., 53, of Chaffee died Saturday, April 6, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center. He was born April 26, 1948, at Cape Girardeau, son of G.C. Harrell Sr. and Stella Christine George. He and Catherine Buell were married Oct. 8, 1971...
Mary Stringer (04/08/02)
ULLIN, Ill. -- Mary Alice Stringer, 80, of Ullin died Saturday, April 6, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Oct. 17, 1921, in Wetaug, Ill., daughter of Leroy and Nannie Bagby Stoner. She and Charles Stringer were married March 16, 1946. He died Aug. 11, 1999...
Charles Roberts (04/08/02)
ORAN, Mo. -- Charles Rodney Roberts, 53, of Oran died Friday, April 5, 2002, at the family home in Oran. He was born at Vanduser, Mo., on July 19, 1948, to the late James Henry and Mary Ellen Riston Roberts. He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Oran. He graduated from Oran High School and Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau...
Vernon Sander (04/08/02)
Vernon Henry Sander, 77, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, April 7, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born June 20, 1924, at Cape Girardeau, son of Henry W. and Mary Kiehne Sander. He was raised by his father and stepmother, Emma Neumeyer Sander. He and Jean K. Nothdurft were married Aug. 22, 1948, in Cape Girardeau...
Merlin Schroeder (04/09/02)
WITTENBERG, Mo. -- Merlin M. Schroeder, 66, of Wittenberg died Saturday, April 6, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born March 24, 1936, in Perry County, Mo., son of Joseph and Bertha Frances Perr Schroeder. Schroeder worked at East Perry Lumber Co. He was a member and custodian at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Altenburg, Mo., and was sexton of the church cemetery...
Elmer Dysinger (04/09/02)
DELTA, Mo. -- Elmer W. Dysinger, 88, of Delta died Monday, April 8, 2002, at his home. He was born Sept. 12, 1913, in Advance, Mo., son of Dave and Dora Elfrink Dysinger. He and Veda Mizell were married April 19, 1952, in Piggott, Ark. Dysinger was a member of First Baptist Church, and was a 32nd Degree Mason...
Bardis Wiseman (04/09/02)
Bardis Wiseman, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, April 7, 2002, at Fountainbleau Lodge. Lorberg Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
George Gerler (04/09/02)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- George V. Gerler, 81, of Perryville died Monday, April 8, 2002, at Perry County Nursing Home. He was born Feb. 3, 1921, at Altenburg, Mo., son of Rudolph C. and Dorothea K. Mueller Gerler. He and Lorna Pilz were married Dec. 26, 1943...
Brenda Deaver (04/09/02)
Brenda Faye Deaver, 57, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, April 5, 2002, at her home. She was born Oct. 28, 1944, at Advance, Mo., daughter of Clyde W. and Ruth L. Clark Bess. Deaver was a computer analyst. There is no visitation or service. Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Tillie Pobst (04/09/02)
Tillie Mae Pobst, 91, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, April 8, 2002, at Ratliff Care Center. She was born July 25, 1910, at Lusk Chapel, Mo., daughter of Lawrence and Effie Knight Pobst Sr. Pobst was a seamstress at Ely Walker, and then worked at Florsheim Shoe Co. 32 years, retiring in 1974. She was a member of St. Paul United Methodist Church at Commerce, Mo...
Earl Nation (04/09/02)
WHITEWATER, Mo. -- Earl Stanley Nation, 71, of Whitewater died Sunday, April 7, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Feb. 23, 1931, at Illmo, Mo., son of John Louis and Lilly Florence Blankenship Nation. He and Corena Evelyn Bucher were married June 9, 1951, at Fornfelt, Mo...
Melvin Brothers (04/09/02)
Melvin Benjamin Brothers, 78, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, April 7, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born Nov. 20, 1923, in Cape Girardeau, son of Thomas and Elizabeth Schweikert Brothers. He and Thelma Reed were married July 3, 1947, in Cape Girardeau...
Bea Williamson (04/10/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Emma Beatrice Williamson, 83, of St. Louis, formerly of Sikeston, died Monday, April 8, 2002, at Integrated Health Services in Valley Park, Mo. She was born Sept. 3, 1918, at Bernie, Mo., daughter of Henry and Christine York Stanley. She and William P. "Jack" Williamson were married Jan. 3, 1940, at Vanduser, Mo. He died May 3, 1996...
Edna Burton (04/08/02)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- Edna Mae Burton, 57, of Poplar Bluff died Saturday, April 6, 2002, at her home. She was born April 22, 1944, at Anniston, Mo., daughter of Albert and Helen Gibson Coram. She and William D. Burton were married Dec. 23, 1964. He died Nov. 20, 1987...
David Weaver (04/08/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- David M. Weaver, 73, of Anna died Saturday, April 6, 2002, at his home. He was born Feb. 9, 1929, in Lancaster County, Penn., son of David O. and Lizzie Martin Weaver. He and Lizzie Horst were married Jan. 20, 1951. Weaver was a member and deacon of Mount Pleasant Mennonite Church east of Anna. He was a farmer, feed grinder and carpenter...
Carl Estes (04/06/02)
Carl Mack Estes, 78, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, April 4, 2002, at his home. Born Aug. 16, 1923, at Marble Hill, Mo., he was the son of Sylvester and Maude McGloghlin Estes. On Dec. 9, 1951, in Piggott, Ark., he married Helen Phelps Merritts. She preceded him in death Aug. 13, 1991...
Naomi Miller (04/06/02)
SCOTT CITY, Mo. -- Naomi Inez Miller, 88, of Scott City died Thursday, April 4, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Sept. 19, 1913, at Grays Point, Mo., daughter of George William and Ambie Selena Bennett Keesee. She and Ralph Miller were married March 28, 1934, in Jonesboro, Ill. He died Dec. 12, 1995...
Helen Loos (04/06/02)
JACKSON, Mo. -- Helen Lucille Loos, 82, of Baxter, Tenn., formerly of Jackson, passed away Thursday, April 4, 2002, at Bethesda Health Care Center in Cookeville, Tenn. Friends may call at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson from 4-8 p.m. today. Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at the funeral Home. The Rev. David Schaffner will officiate. Interment will be in St. John's United Church of Christ Cemetery near Fruitland, Mo...
Norma Reynolds (04/07/02)
Norma Jean Reynolds, 75, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, April 6, 2002, at the Lutheran Home. She was born May 9, 1926, in McClure, Ill., daughter of Leland and Myrtle Edmondson Joyce. She and James R. Reynolds were married March 17, 1965. He died in 1980...
Jerry Wyatt (04/07/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Jerry L. Wyatt, 61, of Elkton, Ky., formerly of Sikeston, died Friday, April 5, 2002, at his home, following an extended illness. He was born March 4, 1941, in Sikeston, son of J.E. and Elsie N. Nelson Wyatt. A 1959 graduate of Sikeston High School, he served in the U.S. Army from 1959 to 1962...
Jerry Vaughn (04/07/02)
STE. GENEVIEVE, Mo. -- Jerry L. Vaughn, 54, of Ste. Genevieve died Thursday, April 4, 2002, in an industrial accident at the Mississippi Lime Company in Ste. Genevieve. He was born April 26, 1947, in Womack, Mo., son of Eugene and Rosemary Wilkerson Vaughn. He and Wanda McClure were married July 23, 1966...
Charles Roberts (04/07/02)
ORAN, Mo. -- Charles Rodney Roberts died Friday, April 5, 2002, at his home in Oran. Arrangements are pending at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Oran.
Edna Burton (04/07/02)
ORAN, Mo. -- Edna Burton died Saturday April 6, 2002, at her home in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Arrangements are pending at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Oran.
Melvin Brothers (04/08/02)
Melvin Brothers, 78, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, April 7, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Chapel.
Rosella Boxdorfer (04/07/02)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Rosella L. Boxdorfer, 89, of Crystal City, Mo., and formerly of Perryville, died Saturday, April 6, 2002, at Jefferson Memorial Hospital. She was born May 22, 1912, in Berwick, Ill., daughter of Orville I. and Helena Bense Bell. She and Edwin W. Boxdorfer were married Jan. 5, 1931. He died March 6, 1979...
Marjorie Eddleman (04/07/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Marjorie A. Eddleman, 82, of Anna died Friday, April 5, 2002, at her home. She was born Dec. 4, 1919, in Anna, daughter of Oscar and Lena Atchison Ray. She and Homer L. Eddleman were married Dec. 4, 1949, in Piggott, Ark. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Anna and the Anna VFW Ladies Auxiliary. She was a retired cook...
Georgia Rendleman (04/07/02)
COBDEN, Ill. -- Georgia Blessing Rendleman, 93, of Cobden died Friday, April 5, 2002, at the City Care Center in Cobden. She was born June 21, 1908 in Cobden, daughter of George Alan and Zella M. Winstead Blessing. She and Frank A. Rendleman were married Oct. 28, 1928, in Nashville, Ill. He died April 16, 1981...
David Weaver (04/07/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- David H. Weaver, 73, died Saturday, April 6, 2002, at his home east of Anna. Funeral arrangements are pending at Lutz and Rendleman Funeral Home in Anna.
G.C. Harrell Jr. (04/07/02)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- G.C. Harrell Jr., 53, died Saturday, April 6, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are pending at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee.
Oler Woods (04/27/02)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Funeral for Oler Lee Woods of Charleston Manor in Charleston, Mo., will be held at noon today at Mt. Tabor Missionary Baptist Church in Sandusky, Ill. The Rev. Robert L. James will officiate. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memorial Garden in Villa Ridge, Ill...
Nelda Saul (04/27/02)
Nelda Hanna Saul, 97, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, April 26, 2002, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Jan. 28, 1905, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of William and Magdalene Borchelt Schack. Saul was a medical secretary 32 years for Drs. Ritter and Otto. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church...
Richard Riddle (04/27/02)
GLEN ALLEN, Mo. -- Richard U. Riddle, 81, of Glen Allen died Thursday, April 25, 2002, at Elder Care in Marble Hill, Mo. He was born July 17, 1920, at Poplar Bluff, Mo., son of William Dallas and Bonnie Wright Riddle. He and Mary Emma Hawes were married Jan. 26, 1940, in Cape Girardeau. She died May 6, 1982...
Norman Boyd Sr. (04/27/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Norman L. Boyd Sr., 93, of Anna died Friday, April 26, 2002, at the Jonesboro Health Care Center in Jonesboro. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Lutz & Rendleman Funeral Home in Anna.
Doug Avery (04/27/02)
SCOTT CITY, Mo. -- Doug Avery, 54, of Scott City died Friday, April 26, 2002, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Osceola, Ark. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City is in charge of arrangements.
Betty Boswell (04/27/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Betty Boswell, 77, of Anna died Friday, April 26, 2002, at her home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Lutz & Rendleman Funeral Home in Anna.
Vivian Cundiff (04/27/02)
McCLURE, Ill. -- Vivian D. Cundiff, 77, of McClure, died Thursday, April 25, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at Ford and Sons Sprigg Street Chapel.
Jean Jenkins (04/27/02)
DONGOLA, Ill.-- Jean E. Jenkins, 76, of Dongola died Friday, April 26, 2002, at her home. She was born June 13, 1925 in Cobden, Ill., daughter of Britton and Anna Catherine Bigler Millspaugh. She and Conrad Jenkins were married Jan. 6, 1943. She attended Our Lady of Fatima Church in Ullin, Ill., and St. Joseph Catholic Church in Cobden...
Homer Hayes (04/27/02)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Homer D. Hayes, 73, of Perryville died Friday, April 26, 2002, at his home. He was born Oct. 20, 1928, at Black, Mo., son of Arthur and Laura Moses Hayes. He and Erma Riney were married May 14, 1955, at Lithium, Mo. He served in the U.S. Air Force. He was a machinist for Pittsburgh Plate Glass...
Melvin Grossheider (04/28/02)
GORDONVILLE, Mo. -- Melvin N. Grossheider, 86, passed away Friday, April 26, 2002, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girar-deau. Friends may call between 4 and 8 p.m. today at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson, Mo., and after 10 a.m. Monday at the Zion Lutheran Church in Gordonville. The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at the church, with the Revs. Wayne Schweisow and Karl Leeman officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery...
Jewell Dillingham (04/28/02)
Jewell Earlene Dillingham, 77, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, April 27, 2002, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Aug. 9, 1924, in St. Louis, daughter of Oscar J. and Ethel McClard Clifton. She and Galvin L. Dillingham were married July 20, 1940, in Cape Girardeau...
Vivian Cundiff (04/28/02)
McCLURE, Ill. -- Vivian D. Cundiff, 77, of McClure died Thursday, April 25, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center. She was born April 18, 1925 in Venice Ill., daughter of William Curtis and Vessie Mays Arnold. She and Walter R. Cundiff were married July 1, 1946, in Venice, Ill. He died Aug. 16, 1983...
Gertrude Meyer (04/27/02)
STE. GENEVIEVE, Mo. -- Gertrude M. Meyer, 86, of Ste. Genevieve died Thursday, April 25, 2002, at Jefferson Memorial Hospital in Crystal City, Mo. She was born Dec. 15, 1915, at River Aux Vases, Mo., daughter of Charles and Justine Fisher Naeger. She and Oswin Meyer were married May 11, 1938...
Raymond Meier (04/27/02)
FROHNA, Mo. -- Raymond E. Meier, 85, formerly of Frohna, died Friday, April 26, 2002, at Perry County Nursing Home in Perryville, Mo. He was born March 28, 1917, in Perry County, son of Joseph and Katherine Mahnken Meier. He and Edna Biester were married Dec. 12, 1965...
Mary Jo Gross (04/25/02)
GORDONVILLE, Mo. -- Mary Jo Gross, 43, passed away Wednesday, April 24, 2002, at her home in Gordonville. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. today at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson, Mo., and Friday, April 26, after 12:30 p.m. at Christ Lutheran Church in Gordonville...
Robert Snell (04/25/02)
THEBES, Ill. -- Robert Bevely Snell, 95, of Thebes died Wednesday, April 24, 2002, at Jackson Manor in Jackson, Mo. He was born Nov. 20, 1906, in East Cape Girardeau, Ill., son of Peter and Dona Huddleston Snell. He and Lovah Virginia Phillips were married Feb. 25, 1928, in Cairo, Ill. She died Sept. 8, 1998...
Oscar Clements (04/25/02)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Oscar B. "Doc" Clements, 79, of Perryville died Tuesday, April 23, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 8, 1922, at Biehle, Mo., son of Louis and Elizabeth Werth Clements. He and Cornelia Hennemann were married June 10, 1950, at Apple Creek, Mo...
Albert Watson (04/25/02)
OLMSTED, Ill. -- Albert V. Watson, 91, of Olmsted died Wednesday, April 24, 2002, at his home. He was born Dec. 25, 1910, in Villa Ridge, Ill., son of Ralph and Mary Hayden Watson. He first married Reba Turner, who died Dec. 22, 1953. He later married Salona Stephens, who died Jan. 24, 2000...
Caroline Davidson (04/26/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Caroline Davidson, 72, died Wednesday, April 24, 2002, at Select Specialty Hospital in St. Louis. She was born July 14, 1929, in Elmwood, Ill., daughter of George and Florence Kaiser Hovenden. She and John D. Davidson were married April 6, 1952. He died June 12, 1978...
William Castleman (04/26/02)
William Etric Castleman, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, April 24, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center. He was born Feb. 17, 1914, in Union City, Tenn., son of Luther Clarence and Claudia Foster Castleman. He and Velma Maddox were married Feb. 9, 1933, in Fulton, Ky...
Rosa Julia Gaudin (04/26/02)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Rosa Julia Gaudin, 65, of Marble Hill died Wednesday, April 24, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 26, 1936, in Maricao, Puerto Rico, daughter of Carlos and Estrella Rodriguez Gaudin. Gaudin grew up in Puerto Rico. She moved to Chicago in 1964 and to Cape Girardeau in 1984. She had worked at Blair Industries since 1964 in Chicago and in Scott City, Mo. She was a member of St. Mary's Cathedral in Cape Girardeau...
Amanda Robinson (04/26/02)
Amanda Robinson, 17, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, April 25, 2002, in a fire at her home. She was born July 23, 1984, in Chaffee, Mo., daughter of Jimmy and Lisa Walls Robinson. Robinson attended Kelly High School at Benton. She was employed at Blimpie's Subs and Salads...
Lelar Woods (04/26/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Lelar F. Woods, 92, of Sikeston, died Tuesday, April 23, 2002, at the Missouri Delta Medical Center. Born Feb. 9, 1910, in New Orleans, she was the daughter of Dave and Matilda Clark Watson. Woods was a member of Greer Chapel Baptist Church in Sikeston...
Mamie Crandall (04/27/02)
FARMINGTON, Mo. -- Mamie Eleanor Crandall passed away Thursday, April 25, 2002, at Parkland Health Center at the age of 79 years. She was born Feb. 3, 1923, in St. Francois County, Mo., daughter of the late Charles and Pearl Tripp Elders. She was also preceded in death by her first husband, John Ellis Asher; her second husband, Alfred Leroy Crandall Sr.; an infant daughter; two brothers, Fred and Paul Elders; and a sister, Linda Elders...
Amanda Robinson (04/27/02)
Funeral for Amanda Robinson of Cape Girardeau will be at 2 p.m. today at Ponder Funeral Home in Sikeston. The Rev. Dale Huff will officiate. Burial will be in Sikeston Memorial Park Cemetery. Robinson, 17, died Thursday, April 25, 2002, in a fire at her home...
Kenneth Hayden (04/25/02)
Kenneth L. Hayden, 67, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, April 23, 2002, at his home. He was born Nov. 6, 1934, in Perryville, Mo., son of Edward and Helen Cissell Hayden. He and Glenda Parsons were married July 24, 1993. Mr. Hayden was a graduate of St. Vincent de Paul High School in Perryville and Southeast Missouri State University. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1953-57...
Clara Vetter (04/28/02)
Clara Vetter, 83, died Saturday, April 27, 2002, at Fountainbleu Lodge in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Home in Chaffee, Mo.
Norman Boyd Sr. (04/28/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Norman L. Boyd Sr., 93, of Anna died Friday, April 26, 2002, at Jonesboro Health Care Center in Jonesboro, Ill. He was born Aug. 8, 1908, at Wickliffe, Ky., son of Mr. and Mrs. William Boyd. He was married to Katherine Fralick 52 years ago...
Clara Vetter (04/29/02)
NEW HAMBURG, Mo. -- Clara H. Vetter, 83, of New Hamburg died Saturday, April 27, 2002, at the Fountainbleau Lodge in Cape Girardeau. She was born Feb. 9, 1919, in New Hamburg, daughter of Lawrence and Katherine Scherer Bucher. She and Ralph G. Vetter were married Jan. 16, 1943. He died Sept. 16, 1980...
Bob Rinkenberger Sr. (04/29/02)
DE SOTO, Mo. -- Robert "Bob" E. Rinkenberger Sr., 66, of De Soto died Saturday, April 27, 2002, at his home. He was born July 15, 1935, at Towanda, Ill., son of Edward L. and Dorothy E. Blakney Rinkenberger. He and Betty Sue Shimkoik were married March 22, 1958, in Joliet, Ill...
Ivilla Weiss (04/30/02)
Ivilla Margaret Weiss, 89, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, April 28, 2002, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Sept. 12, 1912, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Joseph and Eva Faust. She married Arnold E. Weiss June 22, 1931. He died March 28, 1955. Mrs. Weiss graduated from eighth grade in Cape Girardeau, obtained her GED, and was a graduate of the first practical nurse's program at St. Francis Hospital...
Hester Elledge (04/30/02)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Hester A. Elledge, 81, of Marble Hill died Sunday, April 28, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born March 18, 1921, in Marble Hill, the daughter of Burette and Barbara Bollinger Crader. She married Clinton Elledge on March 27, 1944, in Corning, Ark. He survives...
Melvin Kiefer (04/30/02)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Melvin A. "Tige" Kiefer, 90, of Perryville died Sunday, April 28, 2002, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. He was born Nov. 15, 1911, in Perry County, son of Andrew and Albertine Annie Feltz Kiefer. Kiefer was a toe laster at International Shoe Co. He was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 3rd Degree member of Knights of Columbus, and member of American Legion Boosters...
Dale Baggott (04/30/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Graveside service for Dale Baggott of Anna will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Alto Pass Cemetery. Military rites will be conducted by Carroll P. Foster VFW Post 3455. Friends may call at Hileman and Parr Funeral Home in Jonesboro, Ill., from 6 to 8 p.m. today. Masonic rites will be conducted at 7 by Cobden Masonic Lodge 466...
D.M. Coleman (04/30/02)
ELCO, Ill. -- D.M. Coleman, 74, of Seattle, Wash., died Sunday, April 21, 2002, in Olympia, Wash. He was born Sept. 4, 1927, in Elco, son of Miles and Roberta Cantrell Coleman. Coleman formerly owned Coleman Buick Agency in Cairo, Ill., worked 25 years at Ford Motor Co., and was currently a consultant with Ford Motor...
Henry Margraf (04/30/02)
Henry Arthur Margraf, 91, of Vienna, Va., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Thursday, April 25, 2002, in Washington, D.C. He was born Jan. 30, 1911, in Cape Girardeau, son of William and Mary Rubel Margraf. He and Virginia Lee Albert were married May 3, 1940, in Cape Girardeau...
Eldon Hahn (04/30/02)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Eldon M. Hahn, 79, of Granite City, Ill., died Sunday, April 28, 2002, in Granite City. He was born Nov. 27, 1922, in Marble Hill, son of Jacob and Laura Eaker Hahn. He and Lovier Loretta Rose were married Sept. 29, 1946, in Marble Hill...
Billy Hoover (04/30/02)
GRASSY, Mo. -- Funeral for Billy Russell Hoover of Grassy will be held at 1 p.m. today at Liley Funeral Home in Marble Hill, Mo. The Rev. Joe Allen will officiate. Burial will be in Grassy Cemetery. Billy, 12, died Sunday, April 28, 2002, in the tornado that struck Marble Hill...
Glenn May (04/30/02)
Funeral for Glenn W. May of Valles Mines, Mo., was held Monday at Mahn Twin City Chapel in Festus, Mo. The Rev. Rick Crump officiated, with burial in Rose Lawn Memorial Garden at Crystal City, Mo. May, 60, died Saturday, April 27, 2002, in Crystal City...
Nola Tedrick (04/29/02)
MOUNT VERNON, Ill. -- Nola A. Tedrick, 93, of Mount Vernon, formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Saturday, April 27, 2002, at Country Side Manor in Mount Vernon. She was born May 3, 1908, in Mulberry Grove, Ill., the daughter of Fredrick Louis and Mary Mollie Minor Dothager. She married Ralph Raymond Tedrick on Jan. 27, 1934, in Decatur, Ill. He died May 15, 1987...
Dorothy Linebaugh (04/29/02)
DIEHLSTADT, Mo. -- Dorothy Lee Linebaugh, 76, of Diehlstadt died Sunday, April 28, 2002, at her home. She was born Dec. 14, 1925, in East Prairie, Mo., the daughter of Albert Lee and Grace E. McClanahan Crosno Sr. She married Marshall Linebaugh on Oct. 5, 1925, in East Prairie...
Lillian Biggs (04/28/02)
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Lillian Biggs, 84, of Memphis, formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Friday, April 26, 2002, at St. Francis Hospital in Memphis. She was born March 28, 1918, in Poplar Bluff, Mo., daughter of John W. and Georgia Stacy Goodman. She and Bill Bryant Biggs were married Oct. 21, 1933, in Cardwell, Mo. He died Oct. 13, 1984...
Betty Boswell (04/28/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Betty June Boswell, 77, of Anna died Friday, April 26, 2002 at her home in Anna. She was born Dec. 21, 1924, at West Frankfort, Ill., daughter of Ralph and Cressie Webb Woodard. She and Merle M. Boswell were married Dec. 5, 1941, at Jackson, Mo...
Mike Patrick (04/28/02)
BENTON, Mo. -- Mike Patrick, 46, of Benton, formerly of East Prairie, Mo., died Friday, April 26, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. He was born Oct. 2, 1955, in Wyatt, Mo., son of Everett Lee and Vivian Stone Patrick. He had lived in Benton for the past seven years and was foreman for Heritage Homes in Sikeston, Mo...
Frederick Wilson (04/28/02)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Frederick E. Wilson, 72, of Cairo died Friday, April 26, 2002, at Daystar Care Center. He was born Sept. 26, 1929, in Cairo, son of Oscar C. and Zora Frields Wilson. A retired engineer for the U.S. Defense Department Mapping Agency, he was involved in the U.S. expedition in the mapping of Greenland...
Doug Avery (04/28/02)
SCOTT CITY, Mo. -- Doug Avery, 54, of Scott City died Friday, April 26, 2002, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Osceola, Ark. He was born Jan. 8, 1948, in Cape Girardeau, son of Harry E. and Ellodee Winemiller Avery. He and Bobby Faye Wolfe Stubenrauch were married Nov. 19, 1974. She died July 7, 2000...
Lena Morgan (04/28/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Lena J. Morgan, 88, of Morley, Mo., died Friday, April 26, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. She was born Sept. 2, 1913, in Pocahontas, Ark., daughter of Dowd and Mollie Hill Johnson. She and Albert Morgan were married May 1, 1937, in Pocahontas. He died May 10, 1998...
Juanita Jackson (04/28/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Juanita Jackson, 87, of Sikeston died Saturday, April 27, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. She was born May 17, 1914, at Elizabethtown, Ill., daughter of John Blanchard and Nancy Katherine Umphery McFall Sr. She and James A. Jackson were married May 20, 1942. He died in 1989...
Dale Baggott (04/29/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Dale Baggott, 60, of Anna died Saturday, April 27, 2002, at his home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Hileman & Parr Funeral Services in Jonesboro, Ill.
Ivilla Weiss (04/29/02)
Ivilla M. Weiss, 89, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, April 28, 2002, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Ford & Sons Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau
Ola Lentz (04/29/02)
INDIANAPOLIS -- Ola M. Lentz, 104, of Indianapolis, formerly of Dongola, Ill., died Sunday, April 28, 2002, at the Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. Arrangements are incomplete with Crain Funeral Home.
Janie Chamness (04/29/02)
DONGOLA, Ill. -- Janie L. Chamness, 69, of Dongola, formerly of Cobden, Ill., died Sunday, April 28, 2002, at her home. She was born May 9, 1932, in Cobden, the daughter of William Arthur Nance and Minnie Bell Marks Nance. She married James L. Chamness on June 9, 1951, in Piggott, Ark...
John Nanney (04/30/02)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- John Chester Nanney, 86, of Marble Hill died Sunday, April 28, 2002. He was born May 14, 1915, near Scopus, Mo., son of William A. and Alice J. Nations Nanney. He married Geraldine Eastwood, who preceded him in death. He and Irene M. Ede were married Nov. 14, 1989...
Billy Schoch (04/17/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Billy G. Schoch, 85, of Sikeston died Friday, April 12, 2002, at Clearview Nursing Home. He was born Nov. 23, 1916, at St. Catherine, Mo., son of Claude W. and Minnie Moore Schoch. He married Estelle I. Cargill, who died Nov. 30, 1996...
Eldora Brown (04/18/02)
Eldora Aleta Brown, 81, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, April 17, 2002, at Heartland Care Rehab Center. She was born July 7, 1920, at Crump, Mo., daughter of Johnnie Bert and Ethel McCullough Brown. Survivors include two sisters, Loeta Helderman of Jackson, Mo., and Elode Siebert of Cape Girardeau...
Maribeth Needels (04/18/02)
Maribeth Needels, 60, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, April 17, 2002, at her home. She was born Nov. 1, 1941, in Magnolia, Ark., daughter of Calvin and Anna Mae Adams Wetzig. She and Martin D. Needels were married Aug. 21, 1962, in Magnolia. Needels was a librarian at Kent Library on the campus of Southeast Missouri State University...
George Brimm (04/18/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- George "Buck" Brimm, 86, of Anna died Tuesday, April 16, 2002, at his home. He was born Sept. 14, 1915, in Anna, the son of Robert Lee Brimm and Ellen Mae Crowell Brimm. He married Violet G. Fear on March 27, 1937, in Anna. She survives...
Charles Wells (04/18/02)
Charles C. Wells of Paducah, Ky., and formerly of Cairo, Ill., died Sunday, April 14, 2002, at the Paducah Centre for Health and Rehab in Paducah. Visitation will be from 9 to 10 a.m. Friday at the Massie Funeral Home in Cairo. Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the funeral home, with Elder Ronnie Mack officiating...
Don Black (04/18/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Fred Donald Black, 90, of Sikeston died Wednesday, April 17, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. He was born Oct. 23, 1911, at Vanduser, Mo., the son of Fred Emerson and Mable W. Tomlinson Black. He married Thelma L. Johnson on Nov. 13, 1949, in Sikeston. She died April 13, 1995...
Erma Ellinger (04/19/02)
Our loving wife, mother, daughter-in-law, and grandmother, Erma Lee Eakins Ellinger, left us to join our beloved God on Wednesday, April 17, at 3:46 p.m. She was born April 4, 1934, to Edward and Zelma Eakins in Gordonville, Mo. On Oct. 22, 1954, she married Frank Thomas Ellinger at Broadway United Methodist Church in Scott City, Mo...
Dominic Yount (04/19/02)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Dominic Alexander Yount was stillborn Tuesday, April 16, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Survivors include his parents, Carl Dean and Rachel Nicole Seabaugh Yount of Marble Hill; paternal grandparents, Carl and Betty Yount of Marble Hill; maternal grandparents, Kevin and Bonny Bollinger of Marble Hill; paternal great-grandmothers, Ruby Yount of Marble Hill and Nadine Wells of Glen Allen, Mo.; and maternal great-grandparents, Don and Betty Cox of Cape Girardeau.. ...
Marylian Streiff (04/19/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Funeral for Marylian Moseley Streiff of Sikeston will be held at 11 a.m. today at Ponder Funeral Home. The Rev. Bob Medlock will officiate. Burial will be in Essex Cemetery at Essex, Mo. Streiff, 75, died Wednesday, April 17, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center...
James Braxton (04/19/02)
HAYTI, Mo. -- James H. Braxton, 80, of Hayti died Wednesday, April 17, 2002, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born June 10, 1921, in Mississippi, son of Plez and Annie Mae Braxton. He and Flora Mae Thompson were married Sept. 25, 1954, in Clarksville, Ark...
Donald McLean (04/19/02)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Donald Lewis McLean, 71, of Marble Hill died Monday, April 15, 2002, at David Grant Medical Center in Fairfield, Calif. He was born Sept. 2, 1930, in Shepherd, Mich., son of Louis E. and Erma J. Alexander McLean. He and Ola Mae Shirrell were married Oct. 23, 1954, at Zalma, Mo...
Thomas Taylor (04/19/02)
Thomas E. Taylor, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, April 18, 2002, at the Lutheran Home. He was born April 12, 1914, in Cape Girardeau, son of Thomas Franklin and Elizabeth Kirksey Taylor. He and Dorothy J. "Johnny" Green were married Sept. 27, 1935, in Cape Girardeau. She died July 28, 2000...
Dorothy Coen (04/18/02)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Dorothy Ann Coen, 83, of Perryville died Tuesday, April 16, 2002, at Fitz Gibbons Hospital in Marshall, Mo. She was born May 16, 1918, at Perryville, daughter of Frank and Anna Baudendistel Zoellner. She and William E. Coen Sr. were married Dec. 28, 1940. He died Jan. 27, 1988...
Marie Bauwens (04/18/02)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Marie S. Bauwens 90, died Monday, April 15, 2002, at Perry County Nursing Home. She was born May 24, 1911, in Perry County, Mo., daughter of Robert and Emma Steinbecker Cissell. She and Herman F. Bauwens were married May 23, 1935, at Belgique, Mo. He died May 16, 1982...
Leonard Tripp (04/17/02)
JACKSON, Mo. -- Leonard M. Tripp, 84, of Jackson died Monday, April 15, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born May 18, 1917, at Neelys Landing, Mo., son of Willis and Renee Atchison Tripp. He and Virginia Gohn were married May 18, 1940...
Robert Morris (04/17/02)
MORLEY, Mo. -- Funeral for Robert Ray Morris of Morley will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau. The Rev. Lee Roy Quinn will officiate. Burial will be in Mound City National Cemetery in Mound City, Ill., with military graveside rites by VFW Post 3838 in Cape Girardeau...
George Brimm (04/17/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- George "Buck" Brimm, 86, of Anna died Tuesday, April 16, 2002, at his home. Lutz and Rendleman Funeral Home in Anna is in charge of arrangements.
Deborah Bowman (04/17/02)
ZALMA, Mo. -- Deborah Diane Bowman, 47, of Zalma died Tuesday, April 16, 2002, at Advance Nursing Center in Advance, Mo. She was born Aug. 15, 1954, in Advance, daughter of Glenn and Shirley Kennedy Ladd. She and Tommy Bowman were married Oct. 18, 1975, at Zalma...
Martha Scholl (04/17/02)
ALTENBURG, Mo. -- Martha F. Scholl, 93, of Altenburg died Tuesday, April 16, 2002, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 16, 1908, at Altenburg, daughter of Joseph and Johanna Adner Hoehne. She and Rudolph E. Scholl were married June 29, 1929. He died July 16, 1967...
Henry Davis Jr. (04/17/02)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Henry D. Davis Jr., 20, of Mounds died Monday, April 15, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at the Massie Funeral Home in Cairo, Ill.
Dorothy Kilmer (04/17/02)
Dorothy Kilmer, 85, of Cape Girardeau, died Tuesday, April 16, 2002, at her home. Arrangements are pending at Lorberg Funeral Chapel.
Shirley Angel (04/18/02)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Shirley Long Angel died April 12, 2002. Funeral will be at 1 p.m. today at the General Baptist Church in Chaffee. The Rev. Billy Anders will officiate, assisted by the Rev. Vyron Yount. Burial will be in Union Park Cemetery.
Dorothy Kilmer (04/18/02)
Dorothy Ann Kilmer, 85, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, April 16, 2002, at her home. She was born July 17, 1916, at Jackson, Mo., daughter of Garnet and Rispa Johnson Masterson. Kilmer was a member of First Baptist Church. Survivors include a son, Robert G. ...
Thurston Taggart (04/18/02)
JACKSON, Mo. -- Funeral for Thurston T. Taggart of Chester, Ill., was held Saturday at Welge-Pechacek Funeral Home in Chester. The Rev. Martin Springer officiated. Burial was in New Palestine Cemetery in New Palestine, Ill. Taggart, 83, died Wednesday, April 10, 2002, at Memorial Hospital in Chester...
Kenneth Bibbs (04/18/02)
MALDEN, Mo. -- Funeral for Kenneth Sheryl Bibbs of Hattiesburg, Miss., will be held at 3:30 p.m. today at Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden. The Rev. Bob Wiggins will officiate. Burial will be in Elder Cemetery at Campbell, Mo., with military rites to be conducted...
Frank Brockmire (04/19/02)
Frank Brockmire, 91, of Memphis, Tenn., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Wednesday, April 17, 2002, at St. Francis Hospital in Memphis. He and Helen McKinley were married in 1933. Brockmire was a chemist 38 years at Marquette Cement, and lifetime member of Trinity Lutheran Church. The Brockmires moved to Memphis in 1996...
Greg Bradford (04/19/02)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. -- James Greg Bradford, 43, of Bloomfield died Thursday, April 18, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Sept. 19, 1958, in St. Louis, son of the Rev. Bob and Clara Robinson Bradford. He married Lisa Ogelvie...
Henry Davis Jr. (04/19/02)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Henry C. Davis Jr., 20, of Mounds, died Monday April 15, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Friends may call from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday at Massie Funeral Home in Cairo, Ill. The funeral will be held at 1 p.m. in at the funeral home with the Rev. Mark Walker officiating...
William Robinson (04/22/02)
PULASKI, Ill. -- William Austin Robinson, 85, of Pulaski died Monday, April 15, 2002, at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale, Ill. He was born Nov. 19, 1916, at Villa Ridge, Ill., son of William and Alice Robinson. He and Priscilla Louise Morgan were married May 9, 1936, at Mound City, Ill...
Wayne Johnson (04/22/02)
Wayne P. Johnson, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, April 20, 2002, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 24, 1913, at Urich, Mo., son of Arthur D. and Nancy E. Pofst Johnson. He and Eloise Ball were married Oct. 25, 1952. She died July 22, 1995...
LeRoy Warren (04/22/02)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- LeRoy E. Warren, 53, of Perryville died Sunday, April 21, 2002, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. He was born July 29, 1948, at Tulsa, Okla., son of Roy and Effie Cornelson Warren. Warren was employed by Gilster Mary Lee. He was a member of River Hills Eagles Lodge 4034...
Lester King (04/23/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Lester King, 77, of Sikeston died Saturday, April 20, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 30, 1924, at Oran, Mo., son of William Vester and Menta Ella Trenthaph King. He and Dorothy Mae Gilliland were married Aug. 14, 1948...
William Thompson (04/23/02)
CHARLESTON, Mo. -- William H. Thompson, 88, of Charleston died Sunday, April 21, 2002, at Charleston Manor. He was born March 27, 1914, in Mississippi County, son of James Hazzard and Birdie Evans Thompson. He and Edna Mae McElmurry were married May 4, 1933. She died May 15, 1974. He and Leona Chappell were married Jan. 10, 1976...
Oler Woods (04/23/02)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Oler Lee Woods, 101, formerly of Tamms, died Monday, April 22, 2002, at Charleston Manor in Charleston, Mo. Massie Funeral Home in Cairo, Ill., is in charge of arrangements.
Mildred Hayden (04/23/02)
Mildred V. Hayden, 85, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, April 21, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center. She was born Nov. 21, 1916, at Morley, Mo., daughter of Eli F. and Mabel Shell Williams. She and Anderson L. Hayden were married in 1937. Hayden was a member of Old St. ...
Joe Simmons (04/23/02)
SCOTT CITY, Mo. -- Joseph Wilson "Joe" Simmons, 77, of Scott City died Sunday, April 21, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center. He was born May 20, 1924, at Benton, Mo., son of Thomas Marion and Mina Edith Jacobs Simmons. He and Naomi Collier were married Feb. 9, 1948, in Charleston, Mo...
Betty Corzine (04/23/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Betty Corzine, 71, of Anna died Monday, April 22, 2002, at the home of a daughter in Lawrence, Kan. Lutz and Rendleman Funeral Home in Anna is in charge of arrangements.
Henry Moser (04/24/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Henry A. Moser, 80, of Sikeston died Monday, April 22, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. He was born Feb. 11, 1922, in Wayne County, Tenn., son of John and Della Jagger Moser. He and Goldia Wilson were married Sept. 24, 1940, at Bloomfield, Mo...
Betty Corzine (04/24/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Funeral for Betty June Corzine of Lawrence, Kan., formerly of Anna, will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at Lutz and Rendleman Funeral Home in Anna. The Revs. Kenneth Mixen and Clifford Heil will officiate. Burial will be in Jonesboro Cemetery...
Mabel Robnett (04/22/02)
O'FALLON, Mo. -- Mabel Robnett, 85, of O'Fallon and previously of Cape Girardeau, died Sunday, April 21, 2002, at Garden View Care Center in O'Fallon. She was born Feb. 25, 1917, at Brownsville, Mo., daughter of Adolph and Zetta James. Robnett was a teacher in the Hazelwood School District for 50 years. She was a member of Kappa Kappa Iota, a retired teachers sorority...
Lorene Powell (04/21/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Lorene W. Powell, 67, of Sikeston died Saturday, April 20, 2002, at the Sikeston Convalescent Center. She was born Feb. 12, 1935, in Pope County, Ark., daughter of Grady and Mary Paraline Bratton Darter. She and Gordon William Powell Sr. were married in 1957, and he died March 27, 1995...
Ada Mansker (04/19/02)
Ada Mansker, 70, of Kissimmee, Fla., died Thursday, April 18, 2002, at The Tandem Health Care Center in Kissimmee. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
John McMikle (04/20/02)
CHARLESTON, Mo. -- John Allen McMikle, 44, of Charleston died at 12:50 p.m. Thursday, April 18, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Mo. He was born Dec. 2, 1957, in Sikeston, son of Elgin and Sue Allen McMikle. John lived in Charleston most of his life, where he was a 1976 graduate of Charleston High School. ...
James Braxton (04/20/02)
HAYTI, Mo. -- James H. Braxton, 80, of Hayti died Wednesday, April 17, 2002, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born June 10, 1921, in Mississippi, son of Plez and Annie Mae Braxton. He and Flora Mae Thompson were married Sept. 25, 1954, in Clarksville, Ark...
Kelly Brotherton (04/20/02)
PATTON, Mo. -- Kelly Brotherton, 80, of Patton died Thursday, April 18, 2002, at Madison County Medical Center in Fredericktown, Mo. He was born Jan. 17, 1922, in Patton, son of John F. and Nola E. Reagan Brotherton. He and Ruby I. Douglas were married Dec. 4, 1943...
Jesse Moonier (04/20/02)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Jesse Wayne Moonier, 1, of Perryville died Wednesday, April 17, 2002, at Children's Hospital in St. Louis. He was born March 31, 2001, in St. Louis, son of Wayne and Earlinda Adams Moonier. Survivors include his parents of Perryville; maternal grandparents, Earl and Anna Mae Adams of Dexter, Mo.; and paternal grandparents, Elvin "Hap" and Margie Moonier of Perryville...
Dina Wubker (04/20/02)
LEOPOLD, Mo. -- Bernadina Elizabeth "Dina" Wubker, 93, of Leopold died Friday, April 19, 2002, at the home of a daughter in Jackson, Mo. She was born Sept. 3, 1908, in St. Louis, daughter of Anthony and Rose VanDoren Stoverink. She and John Henry Wubker were married Sept. 11, 1929. He died Jan. 13, 1978...
Ada Mansker (04/21/02)
Ada Dell Mansker, 70, of St. Cloud, Fla., died Thursday, April 18, 2002, at the Tandem Health Center in Kissimmee, Fla. She was born April 5, 1932, at Crump, Mo., daughter of George Elbert and Ruby Bell Proffer. She worked as cheese shop manager for Goodings Supermarkets in Orlando, Fla...
Bethani Vandeven (04/21/02)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Bethani Clarice Vandeven, 21, of Chaffee died on Saturday, April 20, 2002, due to injuries from a traffic accident north of Blomeyer, Mo. She was born on Oct. 16, 1980 in Cape Girardeau, the daughter of Richard and Jackie Glaus Vandeven...
Otis Sams (04/21/02)
Otis Marion Sams, 84, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, April 20, 2002 at the Lutheran Home. He was born Sept. 18, 1917, in Whitewater, Mo., son of Joseph Marion and Dolly Beatrice Huckstep Sams. From Nov. 3, 1954 to Jan. 16, 1981, he worked at the United States Post Office in Cape Girardeau and retired as head window tech...
Lillian Lorenz (04/21/02)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Lillian L. Lorenz, 81, of Perryville died Friday, April 19, 2002, in Perry Oaks Manor. She was born Nov. 23, 1920, in Friedenburg, Mo., daughter of Albert Henry and Louise Ochs Schamburg. She and Wilbert Emanuel Lorenz were married Oct. 19, 1941. He died Dec. 6, 2000...
Harry Batts (04/21/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Harry Batts, 65, of Sikeston died Friday, April 19, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. He was born Oct. 9, 1936, in Fulton, Ky., son of Arlie and Emily Thompson Batts. He had been married to Rena Jane Ligon, who died May 23, 1991. He and Mella Copous Parker were married Aug. 30, 1991...
Marie Copeland (04/24/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Marie H. Copeland, 80, of Sikeston died Monday, April 22, 2002, at her home. She was born Aug. 10, 1921, in Booneville, Miss., daughter of Clyde and Vivian Gooch Swiney. She and Earl B. "Sonny" Copeland were married Feb. 12, 1947, in Blytheville, Ark...