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Obituaries from June 2002

Violet Roth (06/08/02)
ALTENBURG, Mo. -- Violet F. Roth, 77, of Altenburg died Friday, June 7, 2002, in Altenburg. She was born Dec. 15, 1924, in Altenburg, daughter of Edwin O. and Amanda R. Schilling Engert. She and Arnold L. Roth were married Sept. 2, 1945. He died May 4, 2002...
Frances Funke (06/11/02)
Frances Funke, 76, of Edwardsville, Ill., died Saturday, June 8, 2002, at Cedar Ridge in Lebanon, Ill. She was born Oct. 23, 1925, daughter of Albert and Lillie E. Mott Rice. She and Paul Webster Funke were married May 16, 1942, in Missouri. Funke was an inspector and office worker 30 years at Pepsi Cola in Chicago...
Robert Joyce (06/11/02)
JACKSON, Mo. -- Robert Finley Joyce Sr., 80, died Sunday, June 9, 2002, at his home. He was born Aug. 31, 1921, in Peru, Neb., son of James Henry and Ruth Helen Alfultis Joyce. He and Jeanette DuBois were married Dec. 3, 1944. Joyce owned and operated a trucking business in Cape Girardeau from 1950 to 1968, and retired in 1984 from ABF Co. in Cape Girardeau. He was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church and Teamsters Local 574...
Larry Tice (06/11/02)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Larry Eugene Tice, 54, of Perryville died Sunday, June 9, 2002, at his home. He was born Jan. 31, 1948, at Kennett, Mo., son of James and Maxine Damron Tice. Tice was a carpenter. Survivors include two sons, Jeff Tice of Perryville, Michael Tice of Michigan; two daughters, Jessica Tice of Perryville, Tammy Tice of Michigan; three sisters, Carolyn, Margo and Kay; and five grandchildren...
Mae Zimmerman (06/11/02)
FRIEDHEIM, Mo. -- Edna "Mae" Zimmerman, 80, of Friedheim died Sunday, June 9, 2002, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Feb. 6, 1922, at Sedgewickville, Mo., daughter of Albert and Dona Hobeck Friese. She and Elmer Walter Zimmerman were married April 21, 1940, at Friedheim. He died Sept. 14, 1988...
Edmund Bax (06/11/02)
Edmund F. Bax, 87, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, June 9, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center. He was born Nov. 19, 1914, at St. Elizabeth, Mo., son of Bernard H. and Elizabeth Elchholz Bax. He and Josephine M. Elfrink were married July 30, 1940, in Leopold, Mo...
Ross Harmon (06/11/02)
Ross K. Harmon, 91, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, June 10, 2002, at the Lutheran Home. He was born Feb. 27, 1911, at Vanduser, Mo., son of William and Hattie Harmon. He and Elma Baker were married Feb. 28, 1932, at Benton, Mo. Harmon was a maintenance worker at Southeast Missouri State University 25 years, and also farmed. He lived in Cape Girardeau most of his life. He was a member of Hobbs Chapel United Methodist Church...
Archie Williams (06/11/02)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Archie Williams, 88, of Cairo died Monday, June 10, 2002, at Daystar Care Center. Heavenly Gates Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Ivan Farrow (06/11/02)
Ivan L. Farrow, 69, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, June 9, 2002, at his home. He was born Nov. 22, 1932, in Cape Girardeau, son of Lawrence and Esther Lange Farrow. He and the former Jane Farrow were married May 12, 1989, in Cape Girardeau County. Mr. Farrow was a construction contractor, and member of Egypt Mills Antique Tractor Club. He was of the Lutheran belief...
Robert Bower (06/12/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Robert G. Bower, 64, of Sikeston died Monday, June 10, 2002, at Sikeston Health Care. He was born Dec. 7, 1937, in East St. Louis, Ill. Bower was a pianist for Jerry Lee Lewis and Ronnie Milsap in the late 1960s and early 1970s. Graveside service was held Tuesday at Fairmount Cemetery in Cape Girardeau, with Glenda Cato officiating...
Jewell Stephens (06/12/02)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Jewell Irene Stephens, 87, of Chaffee died Monday, June 10, 2002, at Chaffee Nursing Center. She was born July 30, 1914, at Deering, Mo., daughter of John and Florence Jackson Alsup. She and Ralph Stephens were married Dec. 11, 1943, at Chaffee. He died Dec. 27, 1975...
Gladys Callow (06/12/02)
BELL CITY, Mo. -- Funeral for Gladys Callow of Bell City will be held at 10 a.m. today at Hooe Baptist Church near Oran, Mo. The Rev. Ed Carter will officiate. Burial will be in Forest Hills Memorial Garden near Morley, Mo. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel at Oran is in charge of arrangements...
Erica Reed (06/12/02)
Erica Dawn Reed, 19, of Aiken, S.C., died Sunday, June 9, 2002, at Palmetto Richland Memorial Hospital. She was born in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Mark and Mary Reed. Reed had lived in Aiken since 1987. She was a 2000 graduate of Aiken High School and was a member of the school band and girls softball team. She was a member of Midland Valley First Church of the Nazarene...
Louise Miller (06/11/02)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- Graveside service for Louise Miller of Poplar Bluff was held Saturday at Bloomfield Cemetery in Bloomfield, Mo. The Rev. Kurt Schuermann officiated. Fitch-Hillis Funeral Home in Poplar Bluff was in charge of arrangements. Miller, 99, died Thursday, June 6, 2002, at Westwood Hills Healthcare Center...
Leon Eaves (06/11/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Leon R. Eaves, 77, of Anna died Saturday, June 8, 2002, at Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Marion, Ill. He was born July 9, 1924, in Bush, Ill., son of Raymond and Josephine Eubanks Eaves. He married Mary Ohnemus, who preceded him in death...
Ruth Nothdurft (06/10/02)
Ruth E. Nothdurft, 90, of Cape Girardeau, died Saturday, June 8, 2002, at Heartland Care and Rehab in Cape Girardeau. She was born July 7, 1911, at Poplar Bluff, Mo., daughter of Martin Frederick and Alma Turner Nothdurft. She attended the old Broadway Elementary School, and in 1930, graduated from Central High School. ...
Mildred Dirden (06/08/02)
JACKSON, Mo. -- Mildred A. Dirden, 97, of Jackson died Thursday, June 6, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center. She was born June 28, 1904, in Jackson, the daughter of Henry A. and Mary Clingingsmith Steinhoff. She and James W. Dirden were married June 17, 1923. He died Dec. 12, 1987...
Bessie Connell (06/08/02)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Bessie M. Connell, 77, of Godfrey, Ill., formerly of Mounds, died Thursday, June 6, 2002, at St. Anthony's Hospital in Alton, Ill. She was born July 10, 1924, in Mounds, daughter of Paul and Ella Murphy Coleman. She married William V. Connell, who died in 1985...
Brandy Vandeven (06/08/02)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Brandy Marie Vandeven, 26, of Marble Hill died Thursday, June 6, 2002, at her home, following a lengthy illness. She was born June 2, 1976, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Anthony and Judy Ridings Carroll. She and Randal Vandeven were married Oct. 17, 1998...
Ruth Nothdurft (06/09/02)
Ruth E. Nothdurft, 90, died Saturday, June 8, 2002, at Heartland Care Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at the McCombs Funeral Home of Cape Girardeau.
Chuck Hensley (06/09/02)
MARTINEZ, Calif. -- Charles David "Chuck" Hensley of Martinez passed away peacefully at the VA Hospital in Martinez on May 30, 2002, after a long and courageous fight against cancer. Born on Dec. 11, 1950, in Cape Girardeau, Mo., David graduated from Illmo-Scott City High School in 1969. ...
Robert Joyce Sr. (06/10/02)
JACKSON, Mo.-- Robert "Bob" Finley Joyce Sr., 80, died Sunday, June 9, 2002, at his home. Friends may call at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday. Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Jackson. Monsignor Edward Eftink will officiate, with burial at Cape County Memorial Park Cemetery in Cape Girardeau...
Edna Zimmerman (06/10/02)
FRIEDHEIM, Mo.-- Edna "Mae" Zimmerman, 80, of Friedheim died Sunday, June 9, 2002, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson, Mo.
Anthony Ellis (06/10/02)
SEDGEWICKVILLE, Mo.-- Anthony "Tony" Dean Ellis, 40, of Sedgewickville, Mo., died Sunday, June 9, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born Sept. 1, 1961, at Cape Girardeau, son of Jerry and Leona Ates Ellis. He and Tina Sue Owen married Dec. 12, 1987...
Ruby Bess (06/10/02)
Ruby Pearl Bess, 89, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, June 9, 2002, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Nov. 17, 1912, at Marquand, Mo., daughter of Arch and Callie Henson Matthews. She was married to Lester H. Bess May 20, 1943. He preceded her in death...
Leon Eaves (06/10/02)
ANNA,Ill.-- Leon R. Eaves, 77, of Anna, died Saturday, June 8, at the Veteran's Administration Medical Center in Marion, Ill. Friends may call at Crain Funeral Home in Anna after 9 a.m. Tuesday. Funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Crain Funeral Home. The Rev. Bill Darnell will officiate, with burial in American Legion Cemetery in Dongola, Ill...
Katie Northcutt (06/10/02)
OLD APPLETON, Mo.-- Katie Jack Northcutt, 78, of Old Appleton, died Sunday, June 9, 2002, at her home. She was born July 29, 1923, at Blytheville, Ark., daughter of Abner and Emma York Hatley. She was married to Hubert Northcutt May 1, 1942, in Blytheville...
Dorothy Block (06/10/02)
Dorothy Lorraine Block, 91, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, June 8, 2002 at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Jan. 16, 1911 at St. Louis, Mo., daughter of William and Catherine Clementina Bauer Frank. She and Harry T. Block were married June 4, 1934 at St. Louis. He preceded her in death April 1973...
Walter Calvert (06/12/02)
CLARKTON, Mo. -- Walter Marion Calvert, 70, of Clarkton died Tuesday, June 11, 2002, at his home. He was born Feb. 3, 1932, in Blytheville, Ark., son of Lucian Foster and Minnie Belle Powers Calvert. He and Lola Cook were married March 21, 1957, at Greenville, Mo...
Alice Hayes (06/12/02)
Alice Hayes, 70, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, June 11, 2002, at the home of a daughter. Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Connie Brown (06/12/02)
GODFREY, Ill. -- Connie S. Brown, 64, of Godfrey, Ill., and formerly of Karnak, Ill., died Tuesday, June 11, 2002, at the Elmwood Nursing and Rehab Center in Maryville, Ill. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at the Wilson Funeral Home in Karnak.
Bill Colbert (06/14/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- William Russell "Bill" Colbert, 82, of Sikeston died Wednesday, June 12, 2002, at his home. He was born Oct. 11, 1919, in Kirkwood, Mo., son of Raymond Clarence and Lelia Williams Colbert. He and Edna Caul were married Oct. 28, 1961...
Nellie Passley (06/14/02)
CHARLESTON, Mo. -- Nellie Rose Passley, 81, of Charleston died Thursday, June 13, 2002, at her home. She was born Dec. 14, 1920, in Anna, Ill., daughter of Dave and Mary Speck Murr. She and Sam "Dago" Passley were married Sept. 4, 1936. He died March 14, 1968...
Ruby Adams (06/14/02)
EAST PRAIRIE, Mo. -- Funeral for Ruby M. Adams of East Prairie will be held at 1 p.m. today at Shelby Funeral Home. Gaylon Butler will officiate. Burial will be in Dogwood Cemetery. Adams, 86, died Wednesday, June 12, 2002, at East Prairie Nursing Center...
Jerry Vann (06/15/02)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Jerry Jerome Vann, 50, of Cairo died Friday, June 14, 2002, at his home. Massie Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Sterling Henry (06/15/02)
MOUND CITY, Ill. -- Sterling Patrick Henry, 34, of Mound City died Thursday, June 13, 2002, in rural Pulaski, Ill. Massie Funeral Home in Cairo, Ill., is in charge of arrangements.
James Webb (06/15/02)
ANNISTON, Mo. -- James Howard Webb, 39, of Anniston died Thursday, June 13, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, following a pedestrian-vehicle accident. He was born April 13, 1963, at Dexter, Mo., son of Howard E. and Geraldine Kinder Webb. He and Daria Dee Johnson were married in Rockford, Ill. She died Oct. 25, 1997...
Elmer Weinhold (06/15/02)
BRAZEAU, Mo. -- Elmer H. Weinhold, 83, of Brazeau died Friday, June 14, 2002, at Perry County Nursing Home in Perryville, Mo. He was born Jan. 20, 1919, at Brazeau, son of Wilhelm and Mary Schmidt Weinhold. He and Vera Luehrs were married May 10, 1952...
Linda Bryant (06/15/02)
Funeral for Linda M. Bryant of Cape Girardeau will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Lutz and Rendleman Funeral Home in Anna, Ill. The Rev. Jim Stamp will officiate. Burial will be in Jonesboro Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home after 6 p.m. Sunday...
Lloyd Corvick (06/16/02)
SCOTT CITY, Mo. -- Lloyd J. Corvick, 74, of Scott City, Mo., died Saturday, June 15, 2002, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City.
Percy Jones (06/16/02)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Percy Jones, 92, of Cairo died Friday, June 14, 2002, at the Daystar Care Center in Cairo. Arrangements are pending at the Massie Funeral Home in Cairo.
Dan Moore (06/16/02)
ORAN, Mo.--Dan A. Moore, 63, of Oran died Friday, June 14, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born April 14, 1939, son of Alvin and Bernice Smith Moore. He and Patty Anderson were married Dec. 12, 1970, at Cape Girardeau. Survivors include his wife and a daughter, Dawn Sander of Patton, Mo...
paul lincoln obit (06/16/02)
Paul Lincoln FREDERICKTOWN, Mo.--Paul F. Lincoln, 78, of Fredericktown died Saturday, June 15, 2002, at Madison Medical Center in Fredericktown. He was born July 8, 1923, near Marble Hill, son of John William and Nellie Walker Lincoln. He and Lillian Polkinghorn were married in March 1947. She preceded him in death July 29, 1993...
George Alsup (06/14/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- George Ray Alsup, 59, of Sikeston died Wednesday, June 12, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. He was born Sept. 16, 1942, in Sikeston, son of George C. and Annie Johnson Alsup. He and Eleanor Allen were married Jan. 14, 1965, in Sikeston...
Marsha Carlisle (06/14/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Marsha Ann Carlisle, 58, of Sikeston died Thursday, June 13, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. She was born Feb. 28, 1944, in Cairo, Ill., daughter of Marshall Dean and Mary Ethel Johnson Butler. She and James Edward "Jim" Carlisle were married Feb. 8, 1964...
Harry Streiler (06/14/02)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Harry J. Streiler, 75, of Perryville died Wednesday, June 12, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born May 8, 1927, in Perry County, Mo., son of Charles A. and Zita Pannier Streiler. He and Ollie M. Wood were married May 3, 1947, in Perryville...
Fred Baue Sr. (06/13/02)
FROHNA, Mo. -- Fred W. Baue Sr., 86, of St. Louis, formerly of Frohna, died Monday, June 10, 2002, at Bethesda Dilworth Nursing Home in Kirkwood, Mo. He was born Oct. 4, 1915, in Campbell Hill, Ill., son of Frederic H. and Wilhelmina Baue. He married Alma Baue, who died April 1, 2000...
Alice Hayes (06/13/02)
Funeral for Alice F. Hayes of Cape Girardeau will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Jackson, Mo. Msgr. Ed Eftink will officiate. Burial will be at 2:15 p.m. in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis. Friends may call at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home from 4:30 to 8 p.m. today. Parish prayers will be at 7:30...
Herman Feuerhahn (06/13/02)
Herman Paul Feuerhahn of Austin, Texas, formerly of Hudson, Ohio, and Cape Girardeau, passed away in his home Friday, June 7, 2002, at the age of 88. Mr. Feuerhahn was born Aug. 9, 1913, in Dutchtown, Mo., son of William and Clara Feuerhahn. Herm lived most of his life in Ohio and enjoyed a long career with Caterpillar as a mechanic, parts manager and sales representative...
Linda Bryant (06/14/02)
Linda M. Bryant, 52, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, June 13, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Lutz & Rendleman Funeral Home in Anna, Ill.
Archie Williams (06/14/02)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Funeral for Archie Williams, 99, of Cairo will be held at noon Saturday at Klondike Holy Trinity Church of Deliverance. Burial will be in Spencer Heights Cemetery at Mounds, Ill. Friends may call after 10 a.m. at the church. Heavenly Gates Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Everett Randall (06/14/02)
COBDEN, Ill. -- Everett E. Randall, 91, of Cobden died Thursday, June 13, 2002, at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale, Ill. He was born July 22, 1910, in Ware, Ill., son of Lawrence M. and Myrtle Slaughter Randall. He and Constance Burgeois were married Sept. 13, 1932, in Elmhurst, Ill...
Charles Willis (06/14/02)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Funeral for Charles E. Willis, 56, of Mounds will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at St. John Missionary Baptist Church. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens at Villa Ridge, Ill. Friends may call at the church from 11 a.m. until time of service...
Helen Verble (06/14/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Helen Verble, 85, of Anna died Wednesday, June 12, 2002, at City Care Center. She was born Sept. 3, 1916, in Cobden, Ill., daughter of T. Bernie and Nina C. Hodge Messamore. She and Arthur R. Verble were married May 22, 1934, in Jonesboro, Ill. He died Feb. 27, 1981...
Monzella Kneezle (06/14/02)
BENTON, Mo. -- Monzella Kneezle, 73, of Westminster, Calif., died Wednesday, May 29, 2002, at Howard County Hospital in Columbia, Md. She was born Nov. 10, 1928, in Cape Girardeau. She married Leslie Kneezle, who preceded her in death. She lived in Benton 28 years, and lived in Rockford, Ill., from 1956 until moving to California in 1979...
Shara McLard (06/14/02)
Shara Jo McLard of Raymondville, Mo., died Monday, May 27, 2002. She was born Jan. 10, 1961, at Buffalo, Mo., daughter of Kenneth Ray and Helen L. Ward. She and Thomas Howard McLard were married March 20, 1982. McLard attended Southeast Missouri State University and Rockhurst College in Kansas City, Mo. She worked nine years at the Federal Reserve Bank in Kansas City...
John Hawthorn (06/14/02)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- John M. Hawthorn, 66, of Perryville died Wednesday, June 12, 2002, at Perry County Nursing Home. He was born Dec. 31, 1935, in Ste. Genevieve County, Mo., son of Charles Henry and Margrete Boyd Hawthorn. He and Norma Harris were married Sept. 7, 1962, in Perryville...
Kathreen Grove (06/14/02)
Kathreen E. Grove, 99, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, June 13, 2002, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Nov. 23, 1902, in Cedar Vale, Kan., daughter of Frank and Sarah Shrader Howard. She and William Grove were married July 24, 1924, in Dexter, Kan. He died Oct. 26, 1987...
Deborah Shriver (06/16/02)
SEDGEWICKVILLE, Mo. -- Deborah Joann Shriver, 45, of Sedgewickville died Wednesday, June 12, 2002, at Jackson. She was born Sept. 26, 1956, at St. Louis, daughter of Virgil and Faye Foster Polk. She and Daniel L. Shriver were married Jan. 10, 1977. Survivors include her husband; a son, David Halbrook of Cape Girardeau; her mother, Faye Risinger of Ellington, Mo.; two brothers, Jerry Risinger of Byrnes Mill, Mo. ...
Minnie Maloney (06/01/02)
EAST PRAIRIE, Mo. -- Minnie I. Maloney, 75, of East Prairie passed away at 7:45 a.m. Thursday, May 30, 2002, at East Prairie Nursing Center. She was born Sept. 25, 1926, in East Prairie, daughter of Roland and Sarah Etta White Grissom. She married Art Maloney, who died July 5, 1970...
Bobby St. Cin (06/04/02)
ORAN, Mo. -- Bobby St. Cin, 41, of Oran died Monday, June 3, 2002, in a work-related accident at Lone Star Industries Inc. in Cape Girardeau. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel at Oran is in charge of arrangements.
Doyal Evans (06/04/02)
JACKSON, Mo. -- Doyal A. Evans, 86, of Denver, Colo., died Friday, May 31, 2002, at Porter's Memorial Hospital in Denver. He was formerly of Jackson. McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Marjorie Conger (06/04/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Graveside service for Marjorie Conger of Berkeley, Mo., will be held at 10 a.m. today at IOOF Cemetery near Charleston, Mo. Nunnelee Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Conger, 77, died Friday, May 31, 2002, at DePaul Health Center in Bridgeton, Mo...
Virginia Burkhimer (06/04/02)
Virginia Sue Burkhimer, 87, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, June 3, 2002, at her home. She was born Jan. 15, 1915, at Malden, Mo., daughter of William and Gertrude McMillan. She and William Burkhimer were married Aug. 2, 1945, in Tulare, Calif. Burkhimer was a graduate of Malden High School. She worked for WPA in Cape Girardeau and Farmington, Mo. She was the first female dispatcher for the flight school in Tulare during World War II...
Floyd Harris (06/04/02)
DEXTER, Mo. -- Floyd William Harris, 84, of Dexter died Saturday, June 1, 2002, at Beverly Healthcare in Bloomfield, Mo. He was born Aug. 29, 1917, near Advance, Mo., son of John and Bertie Sims Harris. He and Thelma Williams were married Jan. 13, 1940...
Louise Jacobson (06/04/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Louise Jacobson, 74, of Anna died Saturday, June 1, 2002, at Union County Hospital. Survivors include friends at Mulberry Manor. Graveside service will be held at 11:30 a.m. today at Anna Cemetery, with Jimmy Keller officiating. Hileman and Parr Funeral Home in Jonesboro, Ill., is in charge of arrangements...
Walter Sander (06/04/02)
SCOTT CITY, Mo. -- Walter W. Sander, 92, of Scott City died Sunday, June 2, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 6, 1909, at Illmo, Mo., son of John M. and Elizabeth Held Sander. He and Sarah Katherine Rees were married June 6, 1944. She died Aug. 8, 1976...
Pauline Schmitt (06/04/02)
SCOTT CITY, Mo. -- Pauline C. Schmitt, 92, of Scott City died Monday, June 3, 2002, at the Chaffee Nursing Center. Funeral arrangements are pending at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City.
Ernest Weaver (06/05/02)
Ernest H. Weaver, 78, died Tuesday, June 4, 2002, at Monticello House in Jackson, Mo. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mikenzie Bracken (06/05/02)
LICK CREEK, Ill. -- Graveside service for Mikenzie Nicole Bracken will be held at 3 p.m. today at Evergreen Cemetery in Makanda, Ill. Dr. Dave Soucie will officiate. Crain Funeral Home in Anna, Ill., is in charge of arrangements. The infant was stillborn Tuesday, June 4, 2002, at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale, Ill...
John Bunting (06/05/02)
Funeral for John C. Bunting of Springfield, Ill., was held May 4, 2002, at Donnell-Wiegand Funeral Home in Greenville, Ill. Burial was in Mount Auburn Cemetery in Greenville. Bunting, 40, died suddenly Tuesday, April 30, 2002, at St. John's Hospital in Springfield...
Henry Hensley (06/05/02)
DEXTER, Mo. -- Henry Hensley, 76, of Dexter died Tuesday, June 4, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Mo. He was born Sept. 22, 1925, at Marston, Mo., son of Homer and Dokie Adams Hensley. Hensley was a bricklayer and owner and operator of H&H Construction Co. He was a charter member of the Eagles Club...
Esther Vasterling (06/03/02)
WEBSTER GROVES, Mo. -- Esther E. Mehrle Vasterling, 91, died Saturday, June 1, 2002. Born and raised in Cape Girardeau, she was a resident of Glendale for 52 years. She was the beloved wife of the late Oscar C. Vasterling, loving mother of Paul R. Vasterling, Larry R. Vasterling, Jeanne R. Vasterling, and the late Donald R. Vasterling...
Walter Sander (06/03/02)
SCOTT CITY, Mo. -- Walter W. Sander, 92, of Scott City died at St. Francis Medical Center. Arrangements are pending at McCombs Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau.
Norbert Stearns (06/03/02)
Norbert Stearns Norbert E. "Turtle" Stearns, 66, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, June 1, 2002, at Jackson Manor. He was born Nov. 3, 1935, at Daisy, Mo., son of Emory and Anna Hildebrand Stearns. He and Jolene Hoffer were married Oct. 27, 1962, at Cape Girardeau...
Vada Stout (06/01/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Funeral for Vada Lee Stout of Sikeston will be held at 2:30 p.m. today at Nunnelee Funeral Chapel. The Rev. Lee Fansler will officiate. Burial will be in Garden of Memories Cemetery. Stout, 93, died Thursday, May 30, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center...
Catherine Islas (06/01/02)
Catherine E. Islas, 76, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, May 27, 2002, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Feb. 7, 1926, at DeSoto, Mo., and raised by John Wally and Bertha Lorenzen. She and Aristeo R. Islas were married in 1966 in Chicago. Islas was equipment control manager 16 years at Central DuPage Hospital in Wheaton, Ill., retiring in 1990. She also was business manager at United Parcel Service in St. Charles, Ill. She was a member of St. Mary's Cathedral...
Bertha Buehler (06/01/02)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Bertha Addie Buehler, 78, of Perryville died Thursday, May 30, 2002, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. She was born April 30, 1924, at Wittenberg, Mo., daughter of William and Hilda Bohnert Davis. She first married Hosea Cairns Sr. May 22, 1942. He died May 19, 1959. She and Joseph Buehler were married Sept. 16, 1961. He died Jan. 21, 1985...
Catheline Heisler (06/01/02)
JACKSON, Mo.-- A graveside service for Catheline Heisler will be held at 1 p.m. today at Russell Heights Cemetery in Jackson. The Rev. Raymond McAfee will officiate. Heisler, 79, died Friday, May 31, 2002, at the Monticello House. She was born Dec. 8, 1922, in Jackson, daughter of Paul and Rose Steimel Browning...
John Lowe Jr. (06/01/02)
CAIRO, Ill. -- John Dewey Lowe Jr., 59, of Cairo died Friday, May 31, 2002, at his home. He was born Aug. 4, 1942, in Cairo, son of John D. and Mae Ellen Jones Lowe. Lowe had been a buyer for Cairo Public Utility Co. He was a member of Cairo Baptist Church, Cairo Masonic Lodge 237 AF&AM, Ainad Shrine Temple, member and trustee of Cairo Elks Lodge 651. He was a 32nd Degree Scottish Rite Mason...
Elizabeth Gray (06/02/02)
COMMERCE, Mo. -- Elizabeth Beardslee Gray, 92, formerly of Commerce, died Friday, May 31, 2002, at Lanore Health Care in Columbia, Mo. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City, Mo., is in charge of arrangements.
Doyal Evans (06/02/02)
JACKSON, Mo. -- Doyal A. Evans, 86, died Friday, May 31, 2002, at Porters Memorial Hospital in Denver, Colo. Arrangements are pending at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson.
Noel Hunt (06/02/02)
SCOTT CITY, Mo. -- Noel Hunt, 57, of Bernie, Mo., died Friday, May 31, 2002, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Feb. 3, 1945 in Bernie, Mo., son of Harlen Nelson and Collie Mae Hughes Hunt. Survivors include a brother, Jack Hunt of Cape Girardeau; and a sister, Carron Cruse of Glendale, Ariz...
Danny Stone (06/02/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Danny Keith Stone, 55, of Sikeston died Friday, May 31, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center after a long illness. He was born Dec. 12, 1946, at St. Louis, son of Boyd Clinton and Blanche May Huff Stone. He was a member of the Covenant Christian Center in Fruitland, Mo. He owned and operated Stone's Video for the past 11 years. He previously worked in computer sales and programming...
Clarence Schott (06/02/02)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Clarence A. Schott, 76, of Advance died Saturday, June 1, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center. He was born June 24, 1925, in Scott City, Mo., son of Lawrence and Annie Hebenstreit Schott. A retired farmer, Schott was a member of the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Advance and belonged to the Knights of Columbus...
Bernal Murphy (06/02/02)
Bernal Clayton Murphy, 93, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, June 1, 2002, at Ratliff Care Center. Born Feb. 16, 1909, in Bloomfield, Mo., he was the son of Charles Clifford Murphy and Bertha Katherine McGee. Murphy was a member of the First Baptist Church in Cape Girardeau, and worked there as a custodian for 19 years, retiring in 1973...
Gladys Nenninger (06/03/02)
Gladys Nenninger PERRYVILLE, Mo. - Gladys M. Nenninger, 87, died Sunday, June 2, 2002, at Anna House De Paul Hospital in St. Louis. She was born Oct. 7, 1914, at Perryville, daughter of Felix and Laura Roy Moore. She and Milford Nenninger were married June 12, 1937. He preceded her in death July 17, 1992...
James Smith (06/05/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- James A. Smith, 82, of Anna died Tuesday, June 4, 2002, at his home after a long illness. Born Nov. 28, 1919, in Murphysboro, Ill., he was the son of Luther Lee and Ethel Bell Smith. On Jan. 8, 1945, he was married to Marjorie Walter. She died Oct. 2, 1987...
Doyal Evans (06/05/02)
JACKSON, Mo. -- Funeral for Doyal A. Evans of Denver, Colo., will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson. James R. Boring will officiate. Burial will be in Russell Heights Cemetery. Friends may call after 9:30 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home...
Gaines Hogue (06/08/02)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Gaines A. Hogue, 94, of Detroit, Mich., formerly of Mounds, died Tuesday, June 4, 2002, at his home. Graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at Thistlewood Cemetery in Mounds, with the Rev. Ronnie S. Mack officiating. Massie Funeral Home in Cairo, Ill., is in charge of arrangements...
Pauline Schmitt (06/06/02)
SCOTT CITY, Mo. -- Pauline Catherine Schmitt, 92, of Scott City died Monday, June 3, 2002, at Chaffee Nursing Center in Chaffee, Mo. She was born Oct. 14, 1909, in St. Louis, daughter of Theodore and Helen Shoemaucher Leissing. She and John Schmitt were married July 4, 1931, in St. Louis. He died July 4, 1976...
Luke DuPerier (06/07/02)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Luke Brady DuPerier, infant son of Adam and Chasity R. Bailey DuPerier of Marble Hill, died at birth Wednesday, June 5, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Survivors include his parents; paternal grandparents, Wes DuPerier of Wichita, Kan., and Linda Hollis of Jackson, Mo.; maternal grandparents, Ken Bailey of Sedgewickville, Mo., and Doris Bailey of Marble Hill; maternal great-grandparents, Ken Bailey Sr. ...
Nicholas Smith (06/07/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Nicholas Lee Smith, infant son of Kenneth Smith and Sabrina Thompson of Sikeston, died at birth June 5, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Other survivors include two brothers, Gene Smith and Jordan Jones of the home; two sisters, Savannah Smith and Justice Jones of the home...
Lashaun Mitchell (06/07/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Lashaun E. Mitchell, infant son of Lamon Mitchell and Maria Wilder of Sikeston, died suddenly Tuesday, June 4, at home. He was born Jan. 23, 2002, in Minneapolis, Minn. He is survived by his parents; a grandfather, Leon Wilder, formerly of Sikeston; and maternal great-grandparents, Cindy and Walter Miller of Cape Girardeau...
Gertie Bridges (06/07/02)
EAST PRAIRIE, Mo. -- Gertie Bridges, 83, of East Prairie died Thursday, June 6, 2002, at East Prairie Nursing Center. She was born Jan. 17, 1919, at Petit Jean Mountain, Ark., daughter of Jim and Ethel Cunningham Hale. She first married Ben Simpkins in 1956. He died in 1973. She married Ray Bridges in 1985, who died in 1988...
Doris Wise (06/07/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Doris L. Wise, 70, of Sikeston died Thursday, June 6, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Oct. 28, 1931, in East Prairie, Mo., daughter of Mounce and May Wilson Stewart. She and Q.B. Wise were married April 16, 1983...
Wilburn Grant (06/07/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Funeral for Wilburn L. Grant of Sikeston will be held at 1 p.m. today at Murman and Wilson Funeral Home in Johnston City, Ill. The Rev. Carl Cottingham will officiate. Burial will be in Lakeview Cemetery, with military rites by Marion VFW Post...
Mildred Dirden (06/07/02)
JACKSON, Mo. -- Funeral arrangements are incomplete for Mildred Dirden, 97, of Jackson, who died June 6, 2002 at St. Francis Medical Center. McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Helen Macke (06/07/02)
Helen Rose Macke, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, June 5, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born June 8, 1913, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Lonzo and Vernettien Phillips Gibson. She and Rudolph Macke were married Aug. 19, 1933, in Cape Girardeau. He preceded her in death Jan. 5, 1978...
Claudie Williams (06/08/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Claudie Mae Williams, 65, of Sikeston died Thursday, June 6, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. She was born Aug. 16, 1936, in Grenada, Miss., daughter of Frank and Mary Mitchell Williamson Sr. She married Lester Williams Sr. Williams was a member of Freewill Missionary Baptist Church...
Betty Compas (06/08/02)
Funeral for Betty Jean Compas will be held at 11 a.m. today at St. Matthew's Catholic Church in Alton, Ill. The Rev. Dave Schmidt will officiate. Burial will be in Rose Lawn Memory Gardens in Bethalto, Ill. Friends may call today from 9:30-10:30 a.m. at Elias Smith Funeral Home in Alton...
Mabel Friese (06/08/02)
JACKSON, Mo. -- Mabel M. Friese, 96, of Jackson died Friday, June 7, 2002, at Jackson Manor. She was born March 14, 1906, at Daisy, Mo., daughter of Peter and Cora Linebarger Hahs. She and Tony E. Friese were married Aug. 8, 1929. He died July 9, 1989...
Elizabeth Gray (06/06/02)
COMMERCE, Mo. -- On Friday, May 31, 2002, Elizabeth B. Gray, 92, passed away at Lenoir Health Care in Columbia, Mo. She was the daughter of the late Charles and Lula Beardslee from Commerce. She was married to Van L. Gray, who preceded her in death while they were retired in Kimberling City, Mo...
Rev. Lindsay Sample (06/06/02)
The Rev. Lindsay George "Den" Sample, 71, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, June 5, 2002, at his home. He was born March 27, 1931, at Lutesville, Mo., son of Leonard and Lola Mungle Sample. He and Barbara Hill were married Nov. 29, 1950, in Cape Girardeau...
Wathena Allgood (06/06/02)
Wathena Maria Allgood, 79, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, June 5, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Dec. 29, 1922, in Dupo, Ill., daughter of Avery Hamilton and Minnie Meissner Abernathy. She married Waldo E. Allgood June 28, 1941, in Jackson, Mo. He preceded her in death April 25, 1999...
Pauline Schmitt (06/05/02)
SCOTT CITY, Mo. -- Pauline Catherine Schmitt, 92, of Scott City died Monday, June 3, 2002, at Chaffee Nursing Center in Chaffee, Mo. She was born Oct. 14, 1909, in St. Louis, daughter of Theodore and Helen Shoemaucher Leissing. She and John Schmitt were married July 4, 1931, in St. Louis. He died July 4, 1976...
Joe Carman (06/05/02)
CHARLESTON, Mo. -- Robert Joseph "Joe" Carman, 61, of Charleston died Monday, June 3, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Sept. 20, 1940, in Charleston, son of George William and Mary Helen Lankheit Carman. He and Barbara Pemberton were married Jan. 24, 1970...
Bill Kellick (06/05/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Marion "Bill" Kellick, 66, of Sikeston died Monday, June 3, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. He was born June 8, 1935, in Blytheville, Ark., son of Lofton and Mary Virginia Peters Kellick. Kellick lived in St. Louis a number of years. He was nursing home administrator and consultant with Little Sisters of the Poor Inc., retiring in 1972. He moved to Sikeston three years ago, and was formerly of Bertrand, Mo...
Lillian Standley (06/05/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Lillian Zola Standley, 90, of Severna Park, Md., died Thursday, May 30, 2002, at Genesis of Severna Park Nursing Center. She was born Nov. 25, 1911, at Matthews, Mo., daughter of John Jacob and Etta Mary Sellards Reiss. She and Lonnie Maurice Standley were married May 13, 1934, in Sikeston...
Betty Alsip (06/05/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Funeral for Betty Lou Alsip of Anna will be held at 10 a.m. today at Lutz and Rendleman Funeral Home. The Rev. Randy Wheaton will officiate. Burial will be in Cobden Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home after 9 a.m. Alsip, 69, died Monday, June 3, 2002, at her home...
Cliff Morris (06/05/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Clifford Beanum "Cliff" Morris, 75, of Sikeston died Tuesday, June 4, 2002, at his home. He was born July 12, 1926, in Mississippi County, son of Clifford Keasler and Eva May Justice Morris. He and Carol Maxine White were married May 20, 1950, at Chaffee, Mo...
Bob St. Cin (06/05/02)
ORAN, Mo. -- Bob St. Cin, 41, of Oran, died Monday, June 3, 2002, in a work-related accident at Lone Star Industries Inc. in Cape Girardeau. He was born Oct. 22, 1960, in Advance, Mo., son of Phillip C. and Georgia Annett Burns St. Cin. He and Kim D. Crader were married Sept. 10, 1983, in Oran...
Ernest Weaver (06/06/02)
JACKSON, Mo. -- Ernest H. Weaver, 78, of Jackson died Tuesday, June 4, 2002, at Monticello House. He was born April 24, 1924, in McDonough, N.Y., son of DeForest and Myrtle Nightengale Weaver. He and Mary Miles were married May 28, 1971. She died Dec. 17, 1991...
Virginia Steinbecker (06/06/02)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Virginia Steinbecker, 89, formerly of Perryville, died Monday, June 3, 2002, at Hospice and Palliative Care of Northern Colorado. She was born Oct. 24, 1912, in Perryville, daughter of Anthony and Mary Martina Moore Lohman. She and Ed Steinbecker were married July 28, 1931. He died Aug. 24, 1982...
Ernest Edgar (06/06/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Ernest Ray Edgar, 64, of Anna died Monday, June 3, 2002, at his home. He was born April 17, 1938, in Portageville, Mo., son of Ernest Floyd and Lorene Pinnon Edgar. Survivors include three sisters, Carolyn Shoudy of Machesney Park, Ill., Shirley Swiggum of Roscoe, Ill., Patsy Kellehner of Lawrenceville, Ga.; and a brother, Bennie Edgar of Rockton, Ill...
Robert Stacy (06/06/02)
JACKSON, Mo. -- Robert Eugene Stacy, 75, of Jackson died Monday, June 3, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Sept. 29, 1926, at Festus, Mo., son of Charles J. and Ollie Dorothy McCormick Stacy. He and Rosemary L. Elliff were married June 28, 1952...
Anthony Lauck (06/06/02)
ORAN, Mo. -- Anthony J. Lauck, 90, of Springfield, Ill., died Wednesday, April 17, 2002, at Heritage Manor East in Beardstown, Ill. He was born Oct. 13, 1911, in Oran, son of August V. and Frances Blattel Lauck. He married Opal Walls, who died in 1995...
Barry Mosley (06/06/02)
Barry D. Mosley, 57, of West Frankfort, Ill., died Saturday, June 1, 2002, from injuries received in an automobile accident. He was born June 28, 1944, in Christopher, Ill., son of R.H. and Norma Mosley. He and Nancy Williams were married Sept. 20, 1964. She survives...
Jerome Wierzbibki (06/26/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Jerome Wierzbibki, 73, of Anna died Monday, June 24, 2002, at Union County Hospital. He was born March 26, 1929, in Chicago, son of Harry and Gertrude Wierzbibki. Wierzbibki was an accountant many years in Chicago. He had lived at Illinois Veterans Home the past few years...
Golda Jackson (06/26/02)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Golda Jackson, 87, of Jonesboro died Tuesday, June 25, 2002, at her home. She was born Feb. 17, 1915, in Carbondale, Ill., daughter of William and Minnie Harner Land. She and Leonard Jackson were married Dec. 24, 1941, in Jackson, Mo...
Lawrence Richardson Jr. (06/26/02)
Lawrence Bedford Richardson Jr., 77, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, June 24, 2002, at Missouri Veterans Home. He was born Jan. 21, 1925, in Chester, S.C., son of Lawrence B. and Mildred Robbins Richardson Sr. Richardson was in the U.S. Navy from June 20, 1942, to Jan. 23, 1946, and served aboard the USS Joseph Stanton and the USS Barazen. He was awarded the American Area Medal, European African Mideast Area Medal and Victory Medal...
Harvey Faircloth (06/26/02)
Harvey H. Faircloth, 81, of Desloge, Mo., died Monday, June 24, 2002, at Parkland Health Center. He was born Jan. 21, 1921, at Flat River, Mo., son of Everett and Lena Rolens Faircloth. He married Anna Mae Miller. Faircloth was formerly of Cape Girardeau and was employed by Wetterau 33 years...
Nevaeh Silliman (06/26/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Nevaeh Leigh Silliman, infant daughter of Latisha Delane Silliman of Anna, died Tuesday, June 25, 2002, at Carbondale Memorial Hospital in Carbondale, Ill. Crain Funeral Home in Anna is in charge of arrangements.
Ervin Schaefer (06/26/02)
BENTON, Mo. -- Ervin Zeno Schaefer, 92, of Burbank, Calif., died Monday, Jan. 21, 2002, at his home. He was born Nov. 11, 1909, at Benton, son of Adam C. and Carol E. Halter Schaefer. Schaefer worked at Atlas Powder Co. in Wolf Lake, Ill. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He then made his home in Burbank and was a member of a Catholic church there...
Charles Pearson (06/26/02)
MINER, Mo. -- Funeral for Charles Doyne Pearson of Miner will be at 2 p.m. today at Blanchard Funeral Chapel in Sikeston, Mo. The Rev. Robert Burnes will officiate. Burial will be in Garden of Memories Cemetery at Sikeston, with full military rites conducted by Missouri Honors Program...
Lloyd Ellison (06/27/02)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Lloyd T. Ellison, 90, of Jonesboro died Tuesday, June 25, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Oct. 12, 1911, in Attica, Ind., son of Mr. and Mrs. Harry Ellison. He and Vera Chapell were married in 1938. She died in 1965...
Vada Young (06/27/02)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Vada L. Young, 90, of Cairo died Saturday, June 22, 2002, at Carle Arbours Nursing Home in Champaign, Ill. She was born Oct. 19, 1911, in Cairo, daughter of Peter J. and Mary Sutherland Kessler. She married Clifford Young, who died in 1995...
Robert Wilson (06/27/02)
Robert Smith Wilson, 88, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Tuesday, June 25, 2002, at St. Joseph Home for the Aged. He was born May 22, 1914, in Cape Girardeau, son of Robert Smith and Bessie Lea Harper Wilson. He and Virginia Jean Brennecke were married March 13, 1938, in Cape Girardeau...
Elnora Brown (06/27/02)
ST. MARY, Mo. -- Elnora R. Brown, 69, of St. Mary died Tuesday, June 25, 2002, at St. Louis University Medical Center. She was born Aug. 23, 1932, in Kaskaskia, Ill., the daughter of Clarence and Violet Jackson Denniger. She married Jules Brown on July 5, 1951, in Piggott, Ark. He survives...
Rev. Earl Reinhart (06/27/02)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- The Rev. Earl Reinhart of Advance died Wednesday, June 26, 2002, at the home of a daughter in Greenville, Mo. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee, Mo., is in charge of arrangements.
Wilma Kessler (06/27/02)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Wilma K. Kessler, 93, formerly of Mounds, died Wednesday, June 26, 2002, at NHC Healthcare Nursing Home in St. Charles, Mo. She was born July 31, 1908, in Villa Ridge, Ill., daughter of William B. and Carrie Mae Wilkinson Kennedy. She married Joseph Kessler, who died in 1959...
Pauline Richey (06/26/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Pauline Richey, 86, of Anna died Tuesday, June 25, 2002, at Anna City Care Center. She was born Aug. 10, 1915, in Vienna, Ill., daughter of Lawrence and Lillie Farris. She and Glenn Richey were married April 27, 1958. He died Feb. 22, 1990...
Anna O'Howell (06/25/02)
Anna Mae O'Howell, 92, of St. Peters, Mo., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Sunday, June 23, 2002, at St. Peters Manor. She was born Aug. 2, 1909, at Ellsinore, Mo., daughter of Harve and Ida Stacey Coleman. Anna Mae worked at Brown Shoe Co. five years, and worked in housekeeping at Southeast Missouri Hospital 24 years. She attended St. Peters Senior Center 23 years. She was a former member of Red Star Baptist Church in Cape Girardeau...
Wallace Schneider (06/25/02)
JACKSON, Mo. -- Wallace Steve Schneider, 84, of Jackson died Monday, June 24, 2002, at Jackson Manor. He was born Oct. 19, 1917, in St. Louis, son of Frederick and Louise Frey Schneider. He and Violet Daisy Christy were married Nov. 24, 1940. She died Nov. 2, 1985...
Freddie Buckner (06/24/02)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Freddie V. Buckner, 55, of Marble Hill died Saturday, June 22, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Jan. 1, 1947 in Ypsilanti, Mich., son of Vollmer and Frieda James Buckner. He and Carolyn Garland were married July 9, 1965...
Glenn Lingle (06/24/02)
DONGOLA, Ill. -- Glenn W. Lingle, 86, of Dongola died at 2:05 p.m. Saturday, June 22, 2002, at Jonesboro Health Care. He was born April 25, 1916, at Dongola, son of Ezzie and Ina Dillow Lingle. He and Virginia Jacobs were married Oct. 19, 1945, at Wilmington, N.C...
Joseph Bennett (06/24/02)
ALTO PASS, Ill. -- Joseph Edward Bennett, 68, of Alto Pass died at 2:22 a.m., Sunday, June 23, 2002, at Union County Hospital in Anna, Ill. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Lutz and Rendleman Funeral Home in Anna.
Jack Hastings (06/24/02)
BELKNAP, Ill. -- Jack Hastings, 76, of Belknap died at 8:51 p.m. Saturday, June 22, 2002, at his home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at the Wilson Funeral Home in Karnak, Ill.
Delois Reynolds (06/24/02)
GOREVILLE, Ill. -- Delois Lingle Reynolds, 87, of Goreville died Friday, June 21, 2002, at 12:25 p.m. at Lourdes Hospital in Paducah, Ky. She was born Jan. 18, 1915, at Cypress, Ill., daughter of John and Martha Smoot Lingle. She was married to Robert N. Reynolds...
Joseph Bennett (06/25/02)
ALTO PASS, Ill. -- Joseph Edward Bennett, 68, of Alto Pass died Sunday, June 23, 2002, at Union County Hospital in Anna, Ill. He was born Dec. 31, 1933, in Thebes, Ill., son of Joseph Even and Audrey Katherine Bedwell Bennett. He and Shirley I. Sheffer were married Nov. 14, 1952, in Dongola, Ill...
Wendell Keith (06/25/02)
Wendell Hampton Keith, 94, of St. Louis, formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Monday, June 24, 2002, at Woodlawn Manor Nursing Home in Arnold, Mo. He was born July 18, 1907, in Alto Pass, Ill., son of Henry Ardell and Gertrude Atchison Keith. He and Elizabeth Dillow were married Dec. 31, 1943, at Lake Charles, La...
Vallie Cobb (06/25/02)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Vallie A. Cobb, 89, of St. Louis died Sunday, June 23, 2002, at her home. She was born Feb. 26, 1913, near Marble Hill, daughter of Wyatt C. and Lora E. Winchester Snider. She and Luther W. Cobb were married Dec. 25, 1931. He died Aug. 26, 1978...
Freddie Buckner (06/25/02)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Freddie V. Buckner, 55, of Marble Hill died Saturday, June 22, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Jan. 1, 1947, in Ypsilanti, Mich., son of Vollmer and Frieda James Buckner. He and Carolyn Garland were married July 9, 1965...
Martha Schlichting (06/25/02)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Martha Anna Schlichting, 87, formerly of Wittenberg, Mo., died Sunday, June 23, 2002, at Perry County Nursing Home. She was born June 5, 1915, in St. Louis County, Mo., the daughter of Alfred and Katherine Garlich Werner. On Nov. 26, 1949, she married Otto J. Schlichting...
Eugene Baker (06/25/02)
SCOTT CITY, Mo. -- Eugene Victor "Bake" Baker, 95, of Scott City died Monday, June 24, 2002, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born June 7, 1907, at Blodgett, Mo., son of Wood E. and Cora McCollum Baker. He and Elsie Mae Waddell were married Nov. 28, 1929, at Benton, Mo. She died Jan. 22, 1990. He later married Margaret Keating, who also preceded him in death...
Willie Tyson (06/25/02)
OLMSTED, Ill. -- Willie J. Tyson, 70, of Olmsted died Sunday, June 23, 2002, at his home. Massie Funeral Home in Cairo, Ill., is in charge of arrangements.
Anna O'Howell (06/24/02)
Anna O'Howell, 92, died Sunday, June 23, 2002, at St. Peters, Mo. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Donald Munz (06/27/02)
WOLF LAKE, Ill. -- Donald Ray "Donnie" Munz, 63, of Wolf Lake died Tuesday, June 25, 2002, in Wolf Lake. He was born Sept. 18, 1938, at Grand Tower, Ill., son of Fred and Lucille Rogers Munz. Munz worked on the family farm several years, was employed by Illinois Central Railroad, retired from Ensign Bickford in February 2001, and was currently employed by Randy Myers Farm Service...
Ann Dorrough (06/29/02)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Ann Dorrough, 81, of Cahokia died Friday, June 28, 2002, at Memorial Hospital in Belleville, Ill. She was born March 27, 1921, at Jonesboro, Ill., daughter of Raymond and Edith Eddleman Kelley. Dorrough was formerly of Dongola, Ill. She was a member of the Church of God in Cahokia...
Dathal Sams (06/29/02)
OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- Dathal Sams, 89, of Olive Branch died Friday, June 28, 2002, at his home. Friends may call at Crain Funeral Home in Tamms, Ill., from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday and 8 to 11 a.m. Monday. Funeral will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Trinity Assembly of God Church in Olive Branch. Burial will be in Olive Branch Cemetery...
Clyde Jaco (06/29/02)
MILLERSVILLE, Mo. -- Clyde Perry Jaco, 80, of Millersville died Thursday, June 27, 2002, at Jackson Manor in Jackson, Mo. He was born April 14, 1922, in New Madrid, Mo., son of Marion E. and Stella Statler Essner. He and Iva Hahn were married May 23, 1944...
Wilma Kramer (06/29/02)
UNIONTOWN, Mo. -- Wilma A. Kramer, 77, of Uniontown died Friday, June 28, 2002, at Uniontown. She was born July 20, 1924, at Pocahontas, Mo., daughter of Rudolph and Lena Danz Reisenbichler. She and Herbert A. Kramer were married Aug. 17, 1947. Kramer was a dairy farmer. She was a member of Grace Lutheran Church...
Roxie Penrod (06/29/02)
DONGOLA, Ill. -- Roxie Penrod, 97, of Dongola died Friday, June 28, 2002, at Memorial City Hospital in Houston, Texas. Arrangements are incomplete at Crain Funeral Home in Dongola.
Myron Carter (06/29/02)
Myron "Boomer" Carter, 70, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, June 27, 2002, at his home. He was born July 27, 1931, at Hornersville, Mo., son of Luther and Carrie Kinsall Carter. He and Carol E. Boston were married May 17, 1980, at Chaffee, Mo. Mr. Carter worked on the Frisco and Burlington Northern Railroads 42 years, retiring in 1993 as a conductor. He was of the Baptist belief...
Fern Holloway (06/30/02)
PERRYVILLE, Mo.--Fern Holloway, 88, of Perryville, formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Saturday, June 29, 2002, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born June 1, 1914, at Painton, Mo., daughter of Monroe and Octavia McNeely Kynion. She and Heulett Holloway were married Dec. 30, 1931. He preceded her in death June 27, 1969...
Anna Pobst (06/30/02)
ORAN, Mo.--Anna Mae Pobst, 78, of Oran died Saturday, June 29, 2002, at her residence. She was born Jan. 16, 1924, at Oran, daughter of Robert Patrick and Ada Jane Welsh Harris. She and Earnest Franklin Pobst were married Feb. 14, 1942, at Oran. He preceded her in death...
Virginia Babb (06/30/02)
Virginia Babb, 67, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Charleston, died Saturday, June 29, 2002, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete with the McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston.
Roxie Penrod (06/30/02)
DONGOLA, Ill.--Roxie Belle Penrod, 97, of Dongola died Friday, June 28, 2002, at Memorial City Hospital in Houston, Texas. She was born Aug. 11, 1904, at Union City, Ill., daughter of Frank and Laura Meisenheimer Johnson. She and William James Penrod were married 71 years. He preceded her in death...
Dathal Sams (06/30/02)
OLIVE BRANCH,Ill.--Dathal Sams, 89, of Olive Branch died Friday, June 28, 2002, at her home. She was born Mar. 5, 1913, at Hickman, Ky., daughter of Peter and Maggie Anne Stone Brown. She and Ralph Sams were married November 1936. He preceded her in death June 8, 1967...
Bernice Parks (06/30/02)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. -- Saran Bernice Parks, 84, of Bloomfield died Friday, June 28, 2002, at Southern Missouri Healthcare in Dexter, Mo. She was born Oct. 15, 1917, at Bloomfield, the daughter of Walter Daniel and Armitte Josephine Wren Shrum. She was a lifelong resident of Bloomfield and a homemaker...
Karen York (06/29/02)
Funeral for Karen Sue York of Bonne Terre, Mo., will be held at 11 a.m. today at Boyer Funeral Home in Desloge, Mo. Private burial will be in Lorimier Cemetery in Cape Girardeau. There is no visitation. York, 58, died Thursday, June 27, 2002, at her home...
Inell Rhodes (06/29/02)
MATTHEWS, Mo. -- Inell Rhodes, 83, of Matthews died Friday, June 28, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Mo. She was born Dec. 19, 1918, in Parsons, Tenn., daughter of Albert and Eva Bailey Moore. She and Charles F. Rhodes were married Oct. 4, 1937, at Kewanee, Mo. He died April 23, 1983...
Grace Hoffer (06/29/02)
Grace L. Hoffer, 92, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, June 27, 2002, at her home. Lorberg Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Dennis Bess (06/27/02)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Dennis "Oscar" Bess, 75, of Chaffee died Wednesday, June 26, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Oct. 12, 1926, at Chaffee, son of Charles and Mary Ella Emrick Bess. He and Ruth Ann Dudley were married May 8, 1948. She died Feb. 20, 1998...
Polly Kinder (06/27/02)
Polly Du Val Kinder, 64, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, June 25, 2002, at her home. She was born June 27, 1937, in Longview, Texas, daughter of Philo Hooper and Pauline Matthews Du Val. She and Dr. Jerry Kinder were married Dec. 31, 1959, in Shreveport, La...
Walter Hitt Jr. (06/28/02)
Walter Hitt Jr., 84, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, June 26, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born Feb. 21, 1918, at Arbor, Mo., son of Walter Jefferson and Alice Anetta Adkison Hitt. He first married Helen Ingalls, who preceded him in death. He later married Clarise Gurley, who also preceded him in death...
Rev. Earl Reinhart (06/28/02)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- The Rev. Earl Reinhart, 81, of Advance died Wednesday, June 26, 2002, in Greenville, Mo. He was born July 7, 1920, in Galena, Mo., the son of Joseph Daniel Reinhart and Amy May Reinhart. He married Ruth M. Butler on May 4, 1947. She died April 10, 2002...
Willie Tyson (06/28/02)
Olmsted, Ill. -- Willie James Tyson, 70, of Olmsted died Sunday, June 23, 2002, at his residence. Friends may call at the First Missionary Baptist Church in Olmsted from 11 to noon Saturday. A service for Tyson will be held at noon Saturday at the First Missionary Baptist Church. Burial services will be at 11:30 a.m. Monday at the Mound City National Cemetery, with the Rev. James Bell Jr. officiating...
Mary Recker (06/28/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Mary L. Recker, 85, of Sikeston died Wednesday, June 26, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Feb. 4, 1917, at Point Pleasant, Mo., daughter of Archie Theodore and Mattie Blanche Williams Pikey. She and Hubert A. "Hootie" Recker were married in March 1941. He died April 13, 1981...
Charles Hammon (06/28/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Charles Hammon, 75, of Sikeston died Wednesday, June 26, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. He was born April 19, 1927, in Clay County, Ark., son of Lester Sylvester and Tolleese Manola Williams Hammon. He and Alice Nadine Jeffries were married Sept. 24, 1950, in Piggott, Ark...
Rev. Ernest Towler (06/28/02)
IRONTON, Mo. -- The Rev. Ernest William Towler Jr., 94, of Ironton died Thursday, June 20, 2002, at Parkland Hospital in Farmington, Mo. He was born Feb. 7, 1908, in Prairie View, Texas, son of Ernest and Julia Ellen Shoquist Towler Sr. He and Elizabeth "Betty" Bland were married Aug. 30, 1942...
Ada Mays (06/28/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Ada C. Mays, 82, of Anna died Thursday, June 27, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Lutz and Rendleman Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Thomas Cookemboo (06/28/02)
O'FALLON, Mo. -- Thomas L. Cookemboo, 52, of O'Fallon died Thursday, June 27, 2002, at the home of his mother. He was born Nov. 30, 1949, at Poplar Bluff, Mo., son of James and Georgia Jackson Cookemboo. He first married Margie Crites in 1970 at Zalma, Mo. He and Barbara Johnson were married in 1989 at Zalma...
Barbara Thomas (06/28/02)
Barbara Ann Boswell Thomas, 59, of Reno, Nev., passed away June 4, 2002, in Reno. She was born to the late Clyde R. and Mamie Steeg Boswell Feb. 4, 1943, in Cape Girardeau. Barbara attended Washington School until 1955, at which time her family moved to Waukegan, Ill. Barbara graduated from St. Luke's Hospital Nursing School in St. Louis...
Ada Mays (06/29/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Funeral for Ada Catherin Mays of Anna will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Anna Heights Baptist Church. The Rev. Scott Harner will officiate. Burial will be in Anna Cemetery. Friends may call at Lutz and Rendleman Funeral Home in Anna after 6 p.m. Saturday, and after 12:30 p.m. Sunday at the church. An Eastern Star service will be held at 7 tonight at the funeral home...
William Harper (06/30/02)
GODFREY, Ill. -- William Lewis Harper, 67, of Godfrey died Thursday, June 27, 2002, at Beverly Farm Foundation in Godfrey. He was born Dec. 9, 1934, in Sikeston, the son of John Earnest and Mildred Stubblefield Harper. He is survived by a brother, John Harper of Sikeston; and three nieces...
Mary Moore (06/17/02)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. -- Mary Lou Moore, 72, of Bloomfield died Saturday, June 15, 2002, at Cape Girardeau. She was born Sept. 22, 1929, at Dexter, Mo., daughter of Herbert and Luciell Harget Haney. She and Fred Moore were married Sept. 26, 1947. He preceded her in death Nov. 1, 1996...
Carl Jordan (06/19/02)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Joseph "Carl" Jordan, 51, of Marble Hill died Tuesday, June 18, 2002, at the family home. He was born Jan. 18, 1951, son of Avery E. and Lilly E. Harlan Jordan. He and Verla Sue Crites were married May 31, 1970. Survivors include his wife; his mother; two sons, Eddie and Matthew Jordan of Marble Hill; five brothers, Joe and Larry Jordan of Marble Hill, Tony Jordan of Westfield, Ill., David Jordan of Jackson, Mo., and Phil Jordan of Pocahontas, Mo.; five sisters, Ruby Isaacs of Pocahontas, Betty Kasten of Uniontown, Mo., Janet Bell of Bloomfield, Mo., Rita Wagner of Perkins, Mo., and Clara Ennis of Marble Hill; and a grandson.. ...
Mildred James (06/19/02)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Mildred H. James, 90, of Wood River, Ill., formerly of Marble Hill, died Monday, June 17, 2002, at VIP Nursing Home in Wood River. She was born May 25, 1912, in Panama, Ill., daughter of William and Melissa Carlock May. She married John T. Webster Sr., who died March 10, 1981. She and Melburn James were married April 29, 1961. He died March 10, 2001...
Nick Nixon (06/19/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Aldon Charles "Nick" Nixon, 79, of Anna died Tuesday, June 18, 2002, at his home. He was born Sept. 29, 1922, in Spurgeon, Ind., son of John Ajax and Necia Artie Barrett Nixon. He and Helvia Alice Maki were married Nov. 4, 1944, at Great Lake, Ill. She died Sept. 7, 1990...
Mary Koonce (06/19/02)
ULLIN, Ill. -- Mary Lou Koonce, 99, of Ullin died Monday, June 17, 2002, at Britt-Haven in Benton, Ky. She was born April 23, 1903, in Jackson, Tenn., daughter of James H. and Louisa Grote Johnson Sr. She married I.E. "Dusty" Koonce, who died Dec. 3, 1970...
Otha Clemons (06/19/02)
CHARLESTON, Mo. -- Otha Lee Clemons, 78, of Charleston died Sunday, June 15, 2002, at Charleston Manor. He was born June 5, 1924, in Tunica, Miss., son of Stennis and Mary Kirkland Clemons. Clemons retired as a construction worker and truck driver in Flint, Mich...
Carl Landis (06/19/02)
OLMSTED, Ill. -- Carl M. Landis, 84, of Olmsted died Monday, June 17, 2002, at Western Baptist Hospital in Paducah, Ky. He was born Dec. 23, 1917, in Anna, Ill., son of James and Maggie Phillips Landis. He was an evangelistic minister, serving several churches in Southern Illinois. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II...
Etheldreda Heard (06/19/02)
S. Mary Etheldreda Heard, ASC, died Saturday, April 6, 2002, at the Adorers of the Blood of Christ Ruma Center in Red Bud, Ill. She was recovering from hip surgery. She was born Dec. 11, 1900, in LaValle, Mo. Etheldreda lived 83 of her 101 years as an Adorer. She made first vows July 16, 1918, and final profession July 31, 1924. She wrote that at birth she "hovered between life and death for six weeks." Life obviously improved after those precarious first weeks...
Irene Siemers (06/20/02)
Irene L. Siemers, 83, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, June 19, 2002, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete at McCombs Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau.
Lois Means (06/20/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Lois P. Means, 67, of Anna died Wednesday, June 19, 2002, at Union County Hospital. She was born June 27, 1934, in Lincoln, Ill. Means worked at R.A.V.E. Workshop several years, and attended Salem Lutheran Church. Survivors include her caregiver, Clara Wills of Anna...
Agnes Slinkard (06/20/02)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Agnes Marie Slinkard of Marble Hill died Wednesday, June 19, 2002, at Elder Care of Marble Hill. Hutchings Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Norma Skaggs (06/20/02)
EAST PRAIRIE, Mo. -- Norma Lee Skaggs, 64, of East Prairie died Tuesday, June 18, 2002, at her home. She was born Aug. 20, 1937, at Kaskaskia Island, Ill., daughter of Floyd H. and Bernice Nelson Roderique. She and Billy L. Skaggs were married Oct. 23, 1958. He died March 22, 1996...
Eileen Douglass (06/20/02)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Eileen M. Douglass, 85, of Cairo died Wednesday, June 19, 2002, at Daystar Care Center. She was born Aug. 17, 1916, in Carbondale, Ill., daughter of Lawrence and Bertha Miller Myers. She married William O. Douglass, who preceded her in death...
Eddie Lynn (06/19/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Paul Edward "Eddie" Lynn, 69, of Sikeston died Tuesday, June 18, 2002, at Sikeston Convalescent Center. He was born June 26, 1932, at Sikeston, son of Denton and Nora Hensley Lynn. Lynn was a member of Canalou Baptist Church. Survivors include a brother, Jerry Lynn of Sikeston, and a sister, Mildred Simpson of Wilmington, N.C...
Percy Jones (06/19/02)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Funeral for Percy Jones of Cairo will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Holy City Church of God in Christ. Dr. Grady Johnson will officiate. Burial will be in Spencer Heights Cemetery at Mounds, Ill. Friends may call at the church from 11 a.m. until time of service...
Sam Johnson (06/19/02)
VILLA RIDGE, Ill. -- Sam E. Johnson, 90, of Villa Ridge died Tuesday, June 18, 2002, at the home of his daughter in Benton, Ill. He was born Aug. 22, 1911, in Cobden, Ill., son of Richard and Daisy Pitts Johnson. He and Della C. Turner were married Dec. 31, 1939...
Lloyd Corvick (06/17/02)
SCOTT CITY, Mo. -- Lloyd John Corvick, Sr., 74, of Scott City died Saturday, June 15, 2002, at his home. He was born June 2, 1928, in Fornfelt, Mo., son of William and Victoria Kern Corvick. He and Helen L. Webb were married March 5, 1948, at Fornfelt...
Carl Landis (06/18/02)
OLMSTED, Ill. -- Carl Landis, 84, of Olmsted died Monday, June 17, 2002, at Western Baptist Hospital in Paducah, Ky. Arrangements are incomplete at the Wilson Funeral Home in Karnak, Ill.
Carl Snider (06/18/02)
FARMINGTON, Mo. -- Carl Oscar Snider, 66, of Farmington died Sunday, June 16, 2002, at his home. He was born Dec. 30, 1935, in Cape Girardeau, son of Ossie and Clarence Snider. Snider was retired from the U.S. Coast Guard. He was a member of Doe Run Church of God, and board member of Wolf Creek Fire Protection Association...
Dallzey Dillman (06/18/02)
OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- Dallzey Dillman, 88, of Olive Branch died Sunday, June 16, 2002, at Union County Hospital in Anna, Ill. She was born Oct. 21, 1913, in Alexander County, Ill., daughter of Eli and Mary Lee Phyler Dunn. She and Jonah Maze were married in 1931. He died in 1934. She and Roy Dillman were married Feb. 17, 1936. He died Aug. 4, 1985...
Imogene Hanna (06/18/02)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Imogene L. Hanna, 84, of Chaffee died Sunday, June 16, 2002, at her home. She was born May 21, 1918, at Rockview, Mo., daughter of William P. and Mamie Stuckey Miles. She and Claude Hanna were married Feb. 12, 1938. He died June 9, 1980...
Walter Ostendorf (06/18/02)
DUTCHTOWN, Mo. -- Walter F. Ostendorf, 91, of Dutchtown died Monday, June 17, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center, from injuries received in an automobile accident in Cape Girardeau. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Gene Bull (06/18/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Eugene C. "Gene" Bull, 49, of Sikeston died Sunday, June 16, 2002, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. He was born Oct. 21, 1952, in Erie, Pa., son of Wilfred E. and Elizabeth Jane Black Bull Sr. He and Mary Jones Brewer were married May 15, 2000, at Benton, Mo...
Marietta Davie (06/18/02)
ANNA, Ill. -- Marietta L. Davie, 86, of Groton, N.Y., formerly of Union County, died Sunday, June 16, 2002, at Cortland Care Center in Cortland, N.Y. She was born Aug. 6, 1915, in Waterman, Ill., daughter of Theodore and Dorothy Goss Logeland. She and Samuel A. Davie were married Feb. 20, 1937, in Jonesboro, Ill. He died Nov. 4, 1984...
Jerry Vann (06/18/02)
CAIRO, Ill. -- A memorial service for Jerry Jerome Vann of Cairo will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Massie Funeral Home. The Rev. Ronnie Mack will officiate. Vann, 50, died Friday, June 14, 2002, at his home.
Sterling Henry (06/19/02)
MOUND CITY, Ill. -- Funeral for Sterling Patrick Henry of Mound City will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at St. John Praise and Worship Center in Pulaski, Ill. Larry Barnett Sr. will officiate. Burial will be in Spencer Heights Cemetery at Mounds, Ill. Friends may call at the church after 11 a.m. Friday...
Walter Ostendorf (06/19/02)
DUTCHTOWN, Mo. -- Funeral for Walter F. Ostendorf of Dutchtown will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at Old St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church. The Rev. Gefford Lamprea will officiate. Burial will be in Cape County Memorial Park. Friends may call at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home from 4 to 8 p.m. today. Parish prayers will be at 7, followed by Knights of Columbus Council 6429 prayers...
Joseph Kelley (06/19/02)
VILLA RIDGE, Ill. -- Joseph H. Kelley, 59, of Villa Ridge died Monday, June 17, 2002, at his home. He was born July 24, 1942, in Olive Branch, Ill., son of William and Daisey Henderson Kelley. He married Beverly Snow. Kelley attended Cache Chapel United Methodist Church in Ullin, Ill...
Herschel Miller (06/20/02)
ESSEX, Mo. -- Herschel P. Miller, 64, of Essex, formerly of St. Louis, died Wednesday, June 19, 2002, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Peters, Mo. He was born Jan. 21, 1938. He married Nina Deal. Survivors include his wife; three sons, Danny Miller of Colorado Springs, Colo., Jimmy Miller of Ballwin, Mo., Rodney Miller of Affton, Mo.; two daughters, Beverly and Debbie Miller of Arnold, Mo.; and a sister, Marie Vaden of Fredericktown, Mo...
Bro. Raymond Tochtrop (06/20/02)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Brother Raymond J. Tochtrop, 85, of Perryville died Tuesday, June 18, 2002, at St. Mary's of the Barrens Healthcare. He was born Dec. 8, 1916, at Wentzville, Mo., son of Joseph Henry and Viola Schram Tochtrop. Tochtrop entered the novitiate at St. Mary's of the Barrens July 19, 1948, and professed vows July 19, 1950. He was assigned to St. Mary's where he worked in agriculture until retiring...
Carl Brant (06/22/02)
Funeral for Carl Edward Brant of Cape Girardeau will be held at 3 p.m. today at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City, Mo. The Rev. Rennie Phillips will officiate. Burial will be in Lightner Cemetery at Scott City. Friends may call at the chapel after 11 a.m...
Earl Nabe (06/22/02)
Earl G. Nabe, 82, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, June 20, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital from injuries received in a farm tractor-train accident. He was born Dec. 19, 1919, near Egypt Mills, Mo., son of Gus and Mabel Foeste Nabe. He and Erma Clara Exler were married July 1, 1941, at Benton, Mo. She died Jan. 30, 1997...
E.V. Feltz (06/22/02)
SERENO, Mo. -- E.V. "Shorty" Feltz, 86, of Sereno died Thursday, June 20, 2002, at Perry County Nursing Home. He was born Feb. 3, 1916, at Lithium, Mo., son of Harrison and Mary A. Vessels Feltz. He married Mildred Hagan. Feltz was a retried watchman at Bilt Best...
Agnes Slinkard (06/22/02)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Funeral for Agnes Marie Slinkard of Marble Hill will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Marble Hill United Methodist Church. The Rev. Michael Woods will officiate. Burial will be in Baker Cemetery near Marble Hill. Friends may call at Hutchings Funeral Chapel in Marble Hill from 4 to 8 p.m. today...
Lena Brogan (06/22/02)
Lena Belle Brogan (Lena Belle Twaddell) passed away June 20, 2002. She was born Nov. 16, 1911, in Dade County, Mo. She was the wife of the late Dr. Micheal P. Brogan of Benton, Mo., and daughter of the late Lloyd and Frances Twaddell of Arcola, Mo. She was predeceased by her brother, Loren; sisters Mary, Retha and Katherine...
Betty Kasten (06/23/02)
PERRYVILLE, Mo.--Betty L. Kasten, 69, of Perryville died Friday, June 21, 2002, at the Perry County Memorial Hospital. She was born June 7, 1933, at Menfro, Mo., daughter of Alvin G. and Alma E. Ochs Hoehn. She and Paul W. Kasten were married June 24, 1951, at Perryville...
Glenn Lingle (06/23/02)
DONGOLA, Ill.--Glenn W. Lingle, 86, of Dongola died Saturday, June 22, 2002, at Jonesboro Health Care Center. Arrangements are pending from Crain Funeral Home in Dongola.
Dr. Michael Bader (06/23/02)
DEXTER, Mo.--Dr. Michael John Bader, 50, of Dexter died Monday, June 17, 2002, at Shands at the University of Florida in Gainesville. He was born Jan. 26, 1952, son of Louis C. and Rita Litzler Bader. He and Linda Lou Rausch were married April 30, 1988...
Flavian Ernst (06/23/02)
PERRYVILLE, Mo.--Flavian B. Ernst, 89, of Perryville died Saturday, June 22, 2002, at Perry County Nursing Home. He was born April 14, 1913, at Biehle, Mo., son of Joseph and Catherine Wingerter Ernst. He and Cleora Sutterer were married Jan. 19, 1936...
Fahren Gillespie (06/23/02)
MOUNT PLEASANT, Ill.--Fahren M. Gillespie, 84, of Mount Pleasant died Saturday, June 22, 2002, at Hillview Nursing Home in Vienna, Ill. She was born June 21, 1918, at Balcom, Ill., daughter of Henry and Effie Shipman Aden. She and Walter Olen Gillespie were married Jan. 21, 1939, at Jackson, Mo...
Grace Pulliam (06/23/02)
LICK CREEK, Ill.--Grace Pulliam, 87, of Lick Creek died Friday, June 21, 2002, at the Parkview Care Center in West Frankfort, Ill. She was born Dec. 22, 1914, at Lick Creek, daughter of Jeff and Minnie Highland Treece. She and Owen R. Pulliam were married July 22, 1939. He preceded her in death Dec. 12, 1970...
Louise Ogilvie (06/23/02)
CHARLESTON, Mo.--Louise Ogilvie, 95, of Charleston died Saturday, June 22, 2002, at the Charleston Manor. She was born Jan. 11, 1907, daughter of Thomas M. and Minnie DeWitt Ogilvie. Ogilvie graduated from Stephens College for Women and the University of Missouri in Colombia, Mo.. ...
Robert Hampson (06/22/02)
SILVER LAKE, Mo. -- Robert J. "Bob" Hampson, 21, died Friday, June 21, 2002, in rural Perry County from injuries received in an automobile accident. He was born June 19, 1981, at Ste. Genevieve, Mo., son of John R. "Rick" and Mary A. Riney Hampson...
Lucille Wright (06/22/02)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Lucille Wright, 94, of Advance died Friday, June 21, 2002, at Advance Nursing Center. She was born Nov. 3, 1907, at Zadock, Mo., daughter of James and Minnie Bell Morris Duffey. She and Scott Wright were married Sept. 9, 1927, at Marble Hill, Mo. He died Jan. 7, 1991...
William Jenkins (06/22/02)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- William Jenkins, 75, of Advance was born Nov. 17, 1926, near Tillman in Stoddard County, the son of the late Freeman and Jewel Devore Jenkins. William passed away June 21, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. William graduated form Advance High School in 1945. ...
Harold Thompson (06/20/02)
Harold Lewis Thompson, 70, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, June 19, 2002, at the Lutheran Home. He was born Nov. 4, 1931, at Allenville, Mo., son of Fred and Lulu Myrtle Harmon Thompson. He and Jane Evelyn Sanders were married July 15, 1950, in Piggott, Ark...
Dennis McCauley (06/20/02)
CHARLESTON, Mo. -- Dennis Wayne McCauley, 40, of Charleston died Wednesday, June 19, 2002, at Three Rivers Health Care in Poplar Bluff, Mo. He was born Oct. 28, 1961, in Charleston, son of Charles Lee and Arcola Rateliff McCauley. McCauley was a 1980 graduate of Charleston High School and attended Southeast Missouri State University...
Lavine Carter (06/20/02)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Lavine Carter, 91, of Murray, Ky., died Tuesday, June 18, 2002, at West View Nursing Home in Murray. She was born June 16, 1911, in Sikeston, daughter of Lige N. and Eliza Ann Mandrell Inman. She and Elden Lynear Carter were married Nov. 8, 1930. He died April 9, 1982...
Wanda Flynn (06/20/02)
SCOTT CITY, Mo. -- Wanda Lee Flynn, 88, of Scott City died Wednesday, June 19, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Oct. 28, 1913, in Cardwell, Mo., daughter of Levi and Mabel Kirby Hartsoe. She and William Vernon Flynn were married Nov. 22, 1930, in Bardwell, Ky. He died Oct. 12, 1989...
Darrell Lauderdale (06/21/02)
WOLF LAKE, Ill. -- Darrell E. Lauderdale, 65, of Wolf Lake died Wednesday, June 19, 2002, on arrival at Union County Hospital in Anna, Ill. He was born Aug. 27, 1936, at Temple Hill, Ill., son of Albert and Irene Parks Lauderdale. He and Velma J. Harper were married March 9, 1963, in Vienna, Ill...
Marcello Bairani Jr. (06/21/02)
JACKSON, Mo. -- Marcello L. Bairani Jr., 63, of Jackson died Wednesday, June 19, 2002, at his home. He was born Dec. 29, 1938, in New York City, N.Y., son of Marcello L. and Virginia Tosses Bairani Sr. He and Isabel R. Rodriguez were married April 11, 1991...
Dr. George Davault (06/21/02)
Dr. George Davault, 77, of Richmond, Mo., died Wednesday, June 19, 2002, at his home. He was born Dec. 28, 1924, in Allenville, Mo., son of Webster W. and Anna Jenkins Davault. He and Jean Russell of Cape Girardeau were married May 28, 1948. Davault received an A.B. ...
Carl Brant (06/21/02)
Carl Edward Brant, 49, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, June 20, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City, Mo.
Samuel DeHaven (06/21/02)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Samuel R. DeHaven, 82, of Cairo died Thursday, June 20, 2002, at Daystar Care Center. He was born Feb. 24, 1920, in Paducah, Ky., son of Sam and Ethel Bird DeHaven. He married Anne Mattingly. DeHaven served 21 years in the U.S. Air Force, retiring as chief master sergeant. He was a veteran of World War II and the Korean War...
Iceal Brewer (06/21/02)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Iceal E. Brewer, 89, of Perryville died Wednesday, June 19, 2002, at Perry County Nursing Home. She was born Jan. 19, 1913, at Chaffee, Mo., daughter of William and Rosella Lancaster Mowry. She and Jesse S. Brewer were married July 4, 1932...
Irene L. Siemers (06/21/02)
Irene Lucille Siemers, 83, passed away Wednesday, June 19, 2002, at her home. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. today at McCombs Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau. Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Douglas Breite officiating. Interment will be in Cape County Memorial Park...
Jack Parsons (06/21/02)
Clinton H. "Jack" Parsons, the youngest son of Joseph W. and Matilda Sanders Parsons, was born near Herrin, Ill., Feb. 19, 1910, and passed away June 19, 2002, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo. A 75-year resident of Stoddard County, he is survived by three children, C.H. Parsons Jr., Lydia E. Temples, Lurlyn Jo Daniel; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; many nieces, nephews; and a host of friends...
Martin Lechner III (06/23/02)
ST. LOUIS -- Martin B. Lechner III, 60, of St. Louis died Saturday, June 22, 2002, at the Jewish Center for the Aged. He was born on May 5, 1942, at St. Louis, son of Martin B. Lechner Sr. and Mildred Baker Lechner. He and Mary Ellen (Murph) Masterson were married for 37 years...