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Obituaries from March 2003

Dorothy King (03/07/03)
Dorothy M. King, 82, of Jackson died Thursday, March 6, 2003, at Jackson Manor. McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Dorothy King (03/08/03)
Dorothy M. King, 81, of Jackson passed away Thursday, March 6, 2003, at Jackson Manor. She was born March 8, 1921, at Whitewater, daughter of William L. and Della L. Smith Kinder. She and John W. King Sr. were married April 20, 1946. He passed away July 31, 1993...
Jerry Davis (03/08/03)
Jerry Douglas Davis, 60, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, March 5, 2003, in an airplane crash near Sparta, Ill. He was born Nov. 9, 1942, in Cape Girardeau, son of Waddy E. and Elsie Mae Carter Davis. He and Judith K. Barnhouse were married in 1964...
Clifford Warren (03/09/03)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Clifford Warren, 85, of Bell City, Mo., died Friday, March 7, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Sept. 12, 1917, in Stoddard County, Mo., son of William and Mattie Scism Warren. He and Yvonne Wright were married Feb. 16, 1943, at Mount Vernon, Mo. She died Dec. 2, 1992. He and Bernice Bollinger Dunn were married in August 1993...
Erma Haring (03/09/03)
Erma Lucile Haring, 91, of Clinton, Iowa, died Friday, March 7, 2003, at Mercy Medical Center North Campus. She was born on May 29, 1911, at Prophetstown, Ill., daughter of Glenn and Alma Chapin Graham. She and Ralph R. Haring were married June 11, 1931, at Chicago, Ill. He died July 21, 1980...
Clara Barbey (03/09/03)
Clara Barbey, 66, of Schertz, Texas, and formerly of Jackson, died Wednesday, March 5, 2003. Survivors include a daughter, Barbara Wells of Schertz; three brothers, Hiram P. Damo of South Bend, Ind., David P. Damo of Steelville, Mo., William P. Damo of St. Louis; a sister, Judy Zook of South Bend, Ind.; a grandson; and two granddaughters...
Paul Kinder (03/09/03)
Paul B. Kinder, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, March 4, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center. He was born in Marquand, Mo., son of Will and Mae Bess Kinder. He and Wilma Kirkpatrick were married Nov. 20, 1981, at Kansas City, Mo. Kinder grew up in Bollinger County and graduated from Southeast Missouri State University. ...
Theon Compas (03/09/03)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Theon J. Compas, 85, of Sikeston died Friday, March 7, 2003, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. He was born April 3, 1917, at Kelso, Mo., son of Joseph and Anna Bollinger Compas. He and Mary Frances Hill married in 1939. He and Loreda Condley were married Aug. 29, 1980, in New Madrid, Mo...
Russell Adams (03/09/03)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Russell D. "Rusty" Adams, 46, of Ellsinore, Mo., formerly of Sikeston, died Thursday, March 6, 2003 at Ellsinore. He was born May 10, 1956, at Dexter, Mo., son of Eula Smiley Rainey. He and Lori A. Elliott were married in 1982 in Sikeston...
The Rev. Dr. David Duck (03/09/03)
The Rev. Dr. David Alfred Duck, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, March 6, 2003, at the Lutheran Home. He was born Oct. 24, 1914, at Baconton, Ga., son of John T. and Alpha A. Bowles Duck. He and Mary Lee Tumlin were married June 21, 1942, at College Park, Ga...
Rudolph Kranawetter (03/08/03)
Rudolph Reinhold "Rudy" Kranawetter, 83, of Oak Ridge passed away Thursday, March 6, 2003, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born June 12, 1919, at Pocahontas, son of Joseph A. and Pauline M. Wittshieben Kranawetter. He and Marjorie L. Baker were married in 1939. She passed away in 1947. He and Bernetta Sides were married in 1971...
Colleen Gibbons (03/08/03)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Colleen Gibbons, 78, of Chaffee died Friday, March 7, 2003, at Chaffee Nursing Center. She was born Feb. 11, 1925, in Kennett, Mo., daughter of Wilburn and Lottie Mae Johnson Fish. She and Claude Gibbons were married Dec. 24, 1940, and he died Jan. 16, 1995...
Willie Jackson (03/08/03)
WYATT, Mo. -- Willie Jackson, 88, of Wyatt died Wednesday, March 5, 2003, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Mo. He was born June 15, 1914, at Round Pond, Ark., son of Wills and Hattie Jackson. He and Ida Mae Jackson were married in 1934. He and Susie Mae Hearn were married in 1971...
Anna Trout (03/07/03)
Anna Trout, 102, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, March 5, 2003, at her home. She was born June 11, 1900, in Indian territory in Oklahoma. She and John William Trout were married Aug. 29, 1921, in Durant, Okla. He died Nov. 10, 1959. Trout had lived in Cape Girardeau 35 years. She had been a child care provider. She was a member of First Christian Church and worked in the nursery more than 20 years...
Grace Blessing (03/07/03)
ANNA, Ill. -- Grace Blessing, 94, of Anna died Thursday, March 6, 2003, at Union County Nursing Home. She was born Nov. 6, 1908, in Makanda, Ill., daughter of John and Surilda Batson Fulcher. She and Sidney T. Blessing were married Oct. 26, 1934, in Marion, Ill. He died June 22, 1976...
Carol Wilburn (03/07/03)
Carol Jean Wilburn, 50, of Scott City died Thursday, March 6, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City is in charge of arrangements.
Dr. David Duck (03/07/03)
Dr. David Duck, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, March 6, 2003, at the Lutheran Home. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Barbara Kosharek (03/07/03)
Barbara Marian Kosharek, 57, of Scott City died Thursday, March 6, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Dec. 1, 1945, in Jersey City, N.J., daughter of Antonio George and Marian R. Schilkie Cecere. She and John K. "Jack" Kosharek were married Dec. 18, 1965, at St. Mark Presbyterian Church in Van Nuys, Calif...
Jerry Davis (03/07/03)
Jerry Douglas Davis, 60, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, March 5, 2003, in an airplane crash near Sparta, Ill. He was born Nov. 9, 1942, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Waddy E. and Elsie Mae Carter Davis. He and Judith K. Barnhouse were married in 1964...
Albert Wulfers (03/07/03)
Albert N. Wulfers, 79, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, March 6, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center. He was born Jan. 2, 1924, in Cape Girardeau, son of Edward C. and Clotilda Seib Wulfers. Mr. Wulfers served in the U.S. Army Air Force during World War II as an Army specialty aviation cadet (pilot) and achieved the rank of first lieutenant. After the war he returned to Cape Girardeau and worked at Firestone until he was recalled in 1951 to serve in the Korean War as a U.S. Air Force captain...
Carol Wilburn (03/08/03)
The funeral for Carol Jean Wilburn of Scott City will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City. The Rev. Kenneth Strong will officiate. Burial will be in Lightner Cemetery. Friends may call at the chapel from 4 to 8 p.m. today...
Blanche Porter (03/08/03)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Blanche Porter, 92, of Stuttgart, Ark., died Thursday, March 6, 2003, at Baptist Hospital in Little Rock, Ark. She was born Oct. 3, 1910, in Cairo, daughter of Hamilton and Ida Mae Smith Hale. She married Henry Martin Porter, who preceded her in death...
Robert Fausz (03/10/03)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Robert D. "Bob" Fausz, 70, of Perryville died Saturday, March 8, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born Nov. 24, 1932, in Prairie du Rocher, Ill., son of George N. and Imelda Bievenue Fausz Jr. He and Angela Henneman were married July 28, 1951, in Perryville...
Rhonda Brandon (03/10/03)
Rhonda Brandon, 40, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, March 9, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Arrangements are pending with Ford & Sons Funeral Home.
Hugh Miller (03/10/03)
Hugh "Sonny" Miller, 72, formerly of Bethalto, Ill., died Sunday, March 9, 2003, in Jackson. Arrangements are pending with Ford & Sons Funeral Home.
Eva Hinkley (03/12/03)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Eva A. Hinkley, 87, of Advance, Mo., formerly of Glenallen, Mo., died Sunday, March 9, 2003, at Advance Nursing Home. She was born Sept. 9, 1915, in Detroit, Mich., daughter of Marvin and Eva Mills Swarthout. She married Howard Hinkley. He preceded her in death Oct. 30, 1975...
Shirley Guiling (03/12/03)
ORAN, Mo. -- Shirley Stigall Guiling, 67, of Universal City, Texas, died Tuesday, March 11, 2003, at San Antonio, Texas. She was born Sept. 27, 1935, in Oran, daughter of E.M. "Bud" and Lucille Graviett Stigall. She had been employed at Bri-Lane of San Antonio...
Linda Ruble (03/12/03)
Linda Nell Ruble, 62, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., died Tuesday, March 11, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Nov. 13, 1940, in Atkins, Ark. She married Robert W. Ruble in Piggott, Ark., on Jan. 8, 1996. She was a retired certified nurse's aide and was of the Baptist faith...
Katrina Krumrie (03/12/03)
Katrina M. Krumrie, 24, of Jackson died Tuesday, March 11, 2003, as a result of a fire. Arrangements are incomplete at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson.
Wilma Nett (03/12/03)
Wilma M. Nett, 87, of Cape Girardeau, died Monday, March 10, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Feb. 16, 1916, in Carthage, Mo., daughter of William and Tillie Roux Nichols. She married Dale Nett in Carthage on Nov. 28, 1938. She had been part owner and head bookkeeper with Missouri Propane Gas in Cape Girardeau, Chapman Transport in Cahokia, Ill., and Nett Farms in Fredericktown, Mo. She was also a Girl Scout leader with the Otahki Council for 12 years...
Rhonda Brandon (03/12/03)
Rhonda Y. Brandon, 40, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, March 9, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born March 10, 1962, in Greenville, Miss., the daughter of Darrell G. and Karolyn C. Shivley Brandon. She graduated from Nevada High School in Nevada, Mo., in 1980, and from Southeast Missouri State University in 1995 with a B.S. ...
Leonard Harris (03/13/03)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Leonard Harris, 66, of Cairo, died Saturday, March 8, 2003, at his home. He was born on Nov. 3, 1936, son of Chester and Lucell Harris. He was married to Marilyn Joyce Harris. She preceded him in death. He was a lifelong resident of Cairo. He was an auto mechanic, employed with Pete Thomas Ford and Calvin Watson car dealership for several years...
Margaret Newsom (03/13/03)
Margaret Lorraine Coyle Newsom, 83, of Cape Girardeau, passed away Wednesday, March 12, 2003. She was born Jan. 12, 1920, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Albert and Josephine Huttmann Coyle. She married Dr. Alexander G. Juden in 1942 in California. He preceded her in death Dec. 31, 1966. She later married Harold Newsom in 1973 in Washington, D.C., where she made her home for many years. He preceded her in death Oct. 26, 1995...
Matthew Thompson (03/13/03)
IMPERIAL, Mo. -- Matthew Edwin Thompson, 21, of Imperial, died Monday, March 10, 2003, at St. Louis. He was born Oct. 8, 1981, in Kirkwood, Mo., son of Ronald L. Sr. and Janet G. Gummels Thompson. Survivors include his parents of Imperial; a brother, Ronald L. Thompson Jr., of Antonia, Mo.; two sisters, Jennifer B. Thompson of Arnold, Mo., and Amy L Huth of Ballwin, Mo.; and maternal grandmother, Evelyn Gummels of Florissant, Mo...
Karen Grace (03/12/03)
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Karen Joy Grace, 59, of Jefferson City died Tuesday, March 11, 2003, at The Villa Maria Nursing Center in Jefferson City. She was born Jan. 13, 1944, daughter of John Wesley and Edna Mae Nobles Ridlen. She graduated summa cum laude from Southeast Missouri State University in 1978 and completed a graduate masters degree with academic distinction in 1981. ...
Peggy Kirk (03/11/03)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Peggy June Kirk, 72, of Advance died Sunday, March 9, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Oct. 30, 1930, at McGee, Mo., the daughter of the Hugh and Lucy Brisco McGee. She was a homemaker and a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses of Advance...
Trula Mouser (03/11/03)
GLENALLEN, Mo. -- Trula Mouser, 99, of Alton, Ill., died Sunday, March 9, 2003, at VIP Manor Nursing Home in Wood River, Ill. She was born Nov. 27, 1903, at Glenallen, daughter of John and Susie Newell Rea. She and Clarence Mouser were married April 20, 1924. He died Jan. 21, 1985...
Mary Long (03/10/03)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Mary Woodfin Long, 77, of Advance died Sunday, March 9, 2003, at Advance Nursing Center. She was born Aug. 29, 1925, in Gibbs, Tenn., daughter of Harold and Mary Shupe Duncan. She and Kenneth Long were married March 17, 1951, in Piggott, Ark...
Ruth Ann Johnson (03/10/03)
Ruth Ann Johnson, 65, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, March 8, 2003, at Chateau Girardeau. She was born June 24, 1937, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Horace and Grace Wise Clark. On Oct. 24, 1958, she married Thomas C. Johnson in Cape Girardeau. He died Dec. 14, 2002...
Peggy Kirk (03/10/03)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Peggy McGee Kirk died Sunday, March 9, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are pending with Morgan Funeral Home in Advance.
Wilma Gregory (03/11/03)
Wilma L. Gregory, 67, of Cape Girardeau, died Monday, March 10, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born May 19, 1935, at Clarks-ville, Ark., to Delmar B. Russell and Floy Pearson Russell. She was married to Glen E. Gregory on Feb. 2, 1955, at Hernando, Miss...
Chris Cloninger (03/11/03)
DEXTER, Mo. -- The funeral for Chris Cloninger of Dexter was held Monday at Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter. The Rev. Richard O'Neal officiated. Burial was in Hill Cemetery near Bloomfield, Mo. Cloninger, 24, died Saturday, March 8, 2003, at Dexter...
Bobby Gene Brotherton (03/11/03)
MARBLEHILL, Mo. Bobby Gene Brotherton, 68, of Marble Hill, died Sunday, March 9, 2003, at St. Francis Regional Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Jan. 28, 1935, in Stoddard County, Mo., to Abraham and Willie E. Henson Brotherton. He married Louise Wilma Barks on Nov. 14, 1996...
Dorothy Harrison (03/11/03)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Dorothy Harrison, 80, of Sikeston died Monday, March 10, 2003, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. She was born Jan. 25, 1923, at Cooter, Mo., daughter of Willie T. and Lillie Mae Dean Oakley. She and Gail D. Harrison were married Oct. 12, 1940, in West Memphis, Ark. He died June 14, 1998...
Rhonda Brandon (03/11/03)
Rhonda Y. Brandon, 40, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, March 9, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born March 10, 1962, in Greenville, Mo., the daughter of Darrell G. and Karolyn C. Shively Brandon. She graduated from Nevada High School in Nevada, Mo., in 1980, and from Southeast Missouri State University in 1995 with a B.S. ...
Hugh Miller (03/11/03)
Hugh "Sonny" Miller, 72, of Bethalto, Ill., died Sunday, March 9, 2003, at a sister's residence in Jackson. He was born Feb. 4, 1931, in Glenallen, Mo., the son of James and Nora Gromer Miller. He married Shelby Jean Choate in 1969, at Marble Hill, Mo. She preceded him in death on Oct. 29, 1989...
Katrina M. Krumrie (03/13/03)
Katrina M. "Trina" Krumrie, age 23, died Tuesday, March 11, 2003, in Cape Girardeau, in a tragic house fire. Friends may call Thursday 4 to 8 p.m. at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson. Funeral service will be Friday at 10 a.m., at the funeral home, followed by interment in Russell Heights Cemetery. The Rev. Rob Mehner will officiate...
Nola Tidwell (03/01/03)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Nola E. Tidwell, 82, of Sikeston died Thursday, Feb. 27, 2003, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. She was born Sept. 26, 1920, in Marietta, Ga., daughter of John and Lucy Groover Tucker. She and Hays W. Tidwell were married April 12, 1952, at Bloomfield, Mo. He died Jan. 21, 1985...
Wilma Meinz (03/03/03)
ALTENBURG, Mo. -- Wilma E. Meinz, 78, of Cape Girardeau, died Sunday, March 2, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Feb. 11, 1925, in Farrar, Mo., daughter of Theodore M. and Lydia Bachmann Mangels. She and Curt J. Meinz were married Dec. 5, 1943, in Cape Girardeau...
John Sanders (03/03/03)
John Mark Sanders, 40, of Delta died Sunday, March 2, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born Aug. 22, 1962, in Chaffee, Mo., son of Earl John and Faye Huey Sanders Jr. He was an electrical technician with Fru-Con in Cape Girardeau. Survivors include his mother of Delta; a brother, Robert Sanders of Whitewater, Mo.; and two sisters, Phyllis Sanders of Cape Girardeau and Sally Sanders of Sikeston, Mo...
Virgie Cook (03/03/03)
PATTON, Mo. -- Virgie Marie Cook, 92, of Patton, Mo., died Saturday, March 1, 2003, at Perry County Nursing Home in Perryville, Mo. She was born Dec. 13, 1910, in Patton, daughter of Jessa and Eliza Seabaugh Doggett. She and Elbert Earl Cook were married May 3, 1933. He died Feb. 28, 1973...
Ralph Watson (03/03/03)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Ralph H. Watson, 88, of Olive Branch, Ill., died Saturday, March 1, 2003, at his home. He was born Jan. 29, 1915, at Villa Ridge, Ill., the son of Ralph and Mary Mariah Hayden Watson. He grew up on the family farm near Villa Ridge and attended school at the Villa Ridge School and the Old Meridian School, later graduating from Mounds High School in Mounds, Ill...
George Horman (03/03/03)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- George Dewey "Dude" Horman, 79, at Chaffee passed away on Saturday, March 1, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born May 12, 1923, at Bloymeyer, Mo., to the late Fred and Mayme Griffin Horman. He entered the United States Army on Oct. 25, 1944, during World War II. He was honorably discharged Aug. 30, 1945...
Billy Harris (03/04/03)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Billy Joe Harris, 41, of Belleview, Mo., formerly of Advance, died Saturday, March 1, 2003, at his home. He was born April 22, 1961, son of J. Paul and Margaret Richardson Harris. He married Kelly Jo Hopper on Aug. 23, 1979, at Eufaula, Ala...
Falvyn Grice (03/04/03)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Falvyn Dewayne Grice, 38, formerly of Cairo, died Sunday, March 2, 2003, at Pinckneyville Correctional Center in Pinckneyville, Ill. Friends may call at Massie Funeral Home in Cairo after 11 a.m. Wednesday. The funeral will be at noon Wednesday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Ronnie Mack Sr. officiating. Burial will be in Spencer Heights Memorial Park in Mounds, Ill...
Flora Baggott (03/04/03)
ANNA, Ill. -- Flora B. Baggott, 93, of Greenville, Miss., died Monday, March 3, 2003, at Mississippi Care Center. Crain Funeral Home in Anna is in charge of arrangements.
Sidney Holder (03/04/03)
Sidney James Holder, 68, of Woodbridge, Va., died Thursday, Feb. 27, 2003, at Potomac Hospital in Woodbridge. He was born March 18, 1934, at Fornfelt, Mo., son of Ardell A. and Margaret Holder Sr. Holder was a member of VFW Post 1503 in Dale City, Va., and VFW Post 7916 in Occoquan, Va...
Jeffery McDavid (03/03/03)
CLARKTON, Mo. -- Jeffery Wayne McDavid, 35, of Clarkton died Friday, Feb. 28, 2003, in Clarkton. He was born April 14, 1967, in Paris, Tenn., son of Donald Richard and Patricia Crowe McDavid. He and Dawn "Shelly" Simpson were married May 26, 2000, in Piggott, Ark...
Clifford Clifton (03/03/03)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Clifford W. Clifton, 81, of Perryville died Saturday, March 1, 2003, at the Perry County Nursing Home. He was born May 23, 1921, in Menfro, Mo., son of Dhurman and Cartha Sandlin Clifton. He and Leola Milliano were married Aug. 16, 1941, in Perryville...
Violet Treadway (03/03/03)
DEXTER, Mo. -- Violet Treadway, 92, of Wappapello, Mo., died Friday, Feb. 28, 2003, at Three Rivers Healthcare North Campus in Poplar Bluff, Mo. She was born March 24, 1910, in Evansville, Ind., daughter of William Aaron and Charlotte Korb Long. She and Homer Treadway were married April 11, 1926, in Dexter. He died Sept. 6, 1990...
Mary Swinger (03/01/03)
DEXTER, Mo. -- Mary Helen Swinger, 77, of Dexter died Friday, Feb. 28, 2003, at Missouri Southern Healthcare. She was born Jan. 6, 1926, at Charter Oak, Mo., daughter of Arzie and Bertie Barnett Baldwin. She and Harry Swinger were married Aug. 22, 1942, at Bloomfield, Mo...
Junior Miller (03/01/03)
Junior Miller, 81, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Feb. 28, 2003, at the Lutheran Home. He was born Oct. 31, 1921, in Cape Girardeau, son of Charles and Anna Keith Miller. He and Juanita Hengst Exler were married Dec. 30, 2000, in Cape Girardeau. Miller farmed at Neelys Landing, owned Jackson Dressed Meats from 1955 to 1972, then raised cattle near Patton, Mo. He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church at Egypt Mills...
Willis Downs (03/02/03)
Willis A. Downs, 83, formerly of Charleston, Mo., died Friday, Feb. 28, 2003, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born March 19, 1919, in Charleston, son of Jesse E. and Bette Rogers Downs. He and Jo Ann Frazier were married Jan. 15, 1946. She died March 31, 2001...
George Horman (03/02/03)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- George D. Horman, 79, of Chaffee died Saturday, March 1, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee.
John Waldron (03/02/03)
HARDIN, Ky. -- John Waldron, 72, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., died Friday, Feb. 28, 2003, at Murray Calloway County Medical Center in Murray, Ky. Arrangements are incomplete at Ponder Funeral Home in Sikeston.
Nina Pennington (03/02/03)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. -- Nina Pennington, 78, of Bloomfield died Thursday, Feb. 27, 2003, at her home. She was born March 18, 1924, at New Madrid, Mo., daughter of Homer and Leona Widows Henson. She and Bill Pennington were married in 1970 at Sikeston, Mo. He died Sept. 19, 1984...
Ralph Watson (03/02/03)
OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- Ralph Watson, 88, of Olive Branch died Saturday, March 1, 2003. Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday and from 8 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Crain Funeral Home in Tamms, Ill. Funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Olive Branch United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Jerry Herring officiating...
Mary Hager (03/02/03)
Mary Louise Hager, 78, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Feb. 28, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center. She was born June 2, 1924, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of William and Mamie Hett Deevers. She and William Brockmire Jr. were married in 1943. He died in 1951. She and Weldon Hager were married June 17, 1961, in Cape Girardeau...
John Womble (03/03/03)
CAIRO, Ill. -- John W. Womble, 66, of Cairo died Saturday, March 1, 2003, at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Marion, Ill. He was born March 8, 1936, in Kosciusko, Miss., son of James W. and Gladys Hodges Womble. He retired from the U.S. Marine Corps after 30 years with the rank of gunnery sergeant...
Kimberly Haynes (03/04/03)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Kimberly Lynn Haynes, 41, of Nashville, Tenn., died Saturday, March 1, 2003, at St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville. She was born Aug. 22, 1961, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Jerry and Sue Underwood Haynes. She was formerly of Marble Hill...
Henry Ueleke (03/04/03)
The funeral for Henry W. "Hank" Ueleke of Dixon, Ill., was held Monday at Preston-Schilling Funeral Home in Dixon. Dana LaBerge officiated. Burial was in Oakwood Cemetery, with full military graveside service by combined veterans organizations. Ueleke, 73, died Thursday, Feb. 27, 2003, at his home...
Leona Pillars (03/04/03)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Leona R. Pillars, 75, of Perryville died Sunday, March 2, 2003, at her home. She was born Feb. 3, 1928, at New Wells, Mo., daughter of Charles Erwin and Hilda Rozena Bodenschatz Hoffman. She and Charles A. Pillars were married March 25, 1944...
Flora Baggott (03/05/03)
ANNA, Ill. -- The funeral for Flora B. Baggott of Greenville, Miss., will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at First Baptist Church in Anna. The Rev. Tim Sadler will officiate. Burial will be in Cobden Cemetery at Cobden, Ill. Friends may call at the funeral home from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, and Friday until time of service...
Lila Childers (03/05/03)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Lila J. Childers, 75, of Mounds died Monday, March 3, 2003, at her home. She was born May 5, 1927, in Dongola, Ill., daughter of Lowell S. and Cleeta Keller. She married Bill Childers, who preceded her in death. Childers had been a clerk 20 years at the Ben Franklin Store and also was a cook with Head Start, both in Mounds. She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Mound City, Ill...
Geraldine Sides (03/06/03)
BURFORDVILLE, Mo. -- Geraldine "Dean" Sides, 89, formerly of Burfordville, died Tuesday, March 4, 2003, at the Carroll House in Carrollton, Mo. She was born March 17, 1913, in Portageville, Mo., to Marcus and Lula Combs. She married Garnett "Bud" Sides Aug. 7, 1932, in Scott City. He preceded her in death Jan. 14. 1990...
Paul Kinder (03/06/03)
Paul B. Kinder of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, March 4, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Maxine Henderson (03/06/03)
ANNA, Ill. -- S. Maxine Henderson, 76, of East Alton, Ill., died Tuesday, March 4, 2003, at Alton Memorial Hospital. She was born Oct. 9, 1926, in Alton. She and Clarence Richard Henderson were married June 6, 1975. He died July 19, 1993. Henderson was formerly of Anna. She had worked at Alton State Hospital and Choate Mental Health Center. She retired as production manager at RAVE, and then worked in home health care. She was a member of United Missionary Baptist Church at Lick Creek, Ill...
George Propst (03/06/03)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- George Thurman Propst, 85, of Sikeston died Wednesday, March 5, 2003, at Clearview Nursing Home. He was born Feb. 22, 1918, in Sabula, Mo., son of Charles E. and Grace Pannebecker Propst. He and Jo Bollinger were married July 10, 1941...
Elbert Foster (03/06/03)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Elbert D. Foster, 65, of Cairo died Monday, March 3, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Feb. 2, 1938, in Tamms, Ill., son of Harry and Lucille Boone Foster. Foster attended Love Joy High School in Mound City, Ill...
Anna Maples (03/06/03)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Anna Francis Maples, 94, of Chaffee died Tuesday, March 4, 2003, at Chaffee Nursing Center. She was born March 17, 1908, in Wayne County. She and James E. Maples were married Dec. 12, 1928. He died Oct. 23, 1983. Maples was a member of the Assembly of God Church, and was formerly of Puxico, Mo...
Lloyd Emmendorfer (03/06/03)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Lloyd A. Emmendorfer, 67, of Perryville died Tuesday, March 4, 2003, at his home. He was born Aug. 2, 1935, at Perryville, son of Vincent and Elvira Hoffman Emmendorfer. He and M. Jean Cotner were married March 1, 1954, at Perryville...
Roy Baker (03/06/03)
Roy E. Baker, 85, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, March 5, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born July 20, 1917, at Welcome, Minn., son of James Edward and Wilma Opal Crosson Baker. He and Lorraine E. Sanguinett were married June 29, 1959, at Perryville, Mo...
Geraldine Watkins (03/05/03)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Geraldine Watkins, 92, of Sikeston died Tuesday, March 4, 2003, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. She was born Oct. 21, 1910, in Grant City, Mo., daughter of Samuel and Viola Lawrence Pratt. She and Clarence "Bud" Watkins were married Oct. 14, 1927. He died Oct. 8, 1957...
Paul Fisher Jr. (03/05/03)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Paul G. Fisher Jr., 81, of Sikeston died Tuesday, March 4, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 7, 1921, at Sullivan, Mo., son of Paul G. and Alice L. Fisher Sr. He and Alice Marlin were married in 1950 in St. Louis...
Stella Pikey (03/04/03)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. -- Stella M. Pikey, 88, of Bloomfield died Saturday, March 1, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Sept. 13, 1914, at Portageville, Mo., daughter of Tom and Laucinda Hawkins White. She and Cecil Pikey were married Jan. 3, 1934, at New Madrid, Mo. He died June 8, 1972...
Freda Ice (03/04/03)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Freda Valeria Ice, 93, of Union City, Tenn., died Monday, March 3, 2003, at Beverly Nursing Home in Union City. She was born Sept. 26, 1909, in Karnak, Ill., daughter of Claude and Delsie Miller Bolen. She married Bill Ice, who died Jan. 22, 1963...
Mildred Robinson (03/04/03)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Mildred Robinson, 92, of Sikeston died Saturday, March 1, 2003. She was born Feb. 4, 1911, in Meadowview, Va., daughter of Solomon Lee and Victoria Davenport Logan. She and William Henry Robinson were married in May 1942. He died in 1952...
Marcus Slinkard (03/04/03)
BENTON, Mo. -- Marcus Aron Slinkard, 25, of High Ridge, Mo., died Saturday, March 1, 2003, at his home. He was born Sept. 20, 1977, in St. Louis, son of Louis and Sharon Turman Slinkard. Slinkard was equipment manager with Washington Inventory Service...
John Waldron (03/04/03)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- John Waldron, 72, of Hardin, Ky., died Friday, Feb. 28, 2003, at Murray Calloway County Medical Center in Murray, Ky. He was born March 2, 1930, in Pocahontas, Ark., son of Marvin and Tula Caldwell Waldron. He and Billie Jean Larker were married Nov. 19, 1950. She died Nov. 4, 2002...
Mike Barnes (03/04/03)
BELL CITY, Mo. -- Jesse Michael Barnes, 62, of Bell City died Sunday, March 2, 2003, at his home. He was born July 30, 1940, in Jackson, Tenn., son of Jesse and Inez Holloway Barnes. He and Vivian Lee were married Aug. 21, 1965. Barnes was a teacher at Bell City Schools 14 years and principal at Bell City High School three years. He had worked the past 24 years at Missouri Division of Employment in Sikeston, Mo...
Martha Coker (03/05/03)
OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- Martha M. Coker, 70, of Olive Branch died Tuesday, March 4, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Aug. 14, 1932, in Wyatt, Mo., daughter of Walter and Mamie Housman. She married James Coker in 1966. She was a member of the Trinity Assembly of God Church in Olive Branch and taught Sunday school...
Nellie King (03/05/03)
Nellie M. King, 92, of Scott City died Thursday, Feb. 27, 2003, at Chaffee Nursing Home in Chaffee, Mo. She was born Feb. 23, 1911, at Mineral Point, Mo., daughter of Fred and Mary May Bone Day. She and Theodore W. King were married Feb. 26, 1927, at Potosi, Mo. He died July 27, 1989...
Grace McNeely (03/05/03)
Grace McNeely, 89, of Fruitland died Monday, March 3, 2003, at her home. She was born Dec. 19, 1913, at Puxico, Mo., daughter of Alexander C. and Lucy Cotner Whitledge. She and George Melvin McNeely were married May 31, 1941. He died Nov. 10, 1984. McNeely worked more than 15 years in various positions at Deal Nursing Home in Jackson, retiring in 1984 as purchasing agent. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Jackson, Colonial Senior Citizens, and Fruitland Fire District Auxiliary...
Dean Sides (03/05/03)
Dean Sides, 89, died Tuesday, March 4, 2003, at the Carroll House in Carrollton, Mo. She is formerly of Burfordville. McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Coletta Eftink (03/27/03)
ORAN, Mo. -- Coletta Ann Eftink, 72, of Oran died Tuesday, March 25, 2003, at her home. She was born Nov. 12, 1930, at Oran, daughter of Henry and Caroline Arnzen Jansen. She and Charles B. Eftink were married Feb. 16, 1943. Eftink was a member of Guardian Angel Catholic Church and its St. Ann's Sodality at Oran, and VFW Auxiliary 5368 at Morley, Mo...
Ivan Calvin (03/27/03)
DONGOLA, Ill. -- Ivan Samuel Calvin, 75, of Dongola died Tuesday, March 25, 2003, at his son's home in Marine, Ill. He was born Dec. 28, 1927, in Granite City, the son of William and Rosie Pettet Calvin. He married Lois Mae Goines on July 6, 1949. He was retired from the Norfolk & Southern Railroad. He was a member of the Wetaug Church of Christ...
Emelie Sterling (03/27/03)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Emelie R. Sterling, 94, of St. Charles, Mo., formerly of Perryville, died Wednesday, March 26, 2003, at Blanchette Place in St. Charles. She was born Dec. 14,1908, at Claryville, Mo., daughter of Capt. Ben and Corine Picou Rozier...
Edward Vogel (03/27/03)
FROHNA, Mo. -- Edward Vernon Vogel, 83, of Pomona, Calif., died Saturday, March 15, 2003, at Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center. He was born July 26, 1919, at Frohna, son of Carl and Emma Bergt Vogel. Vogel was a plumber 30 years with Anderson Plumbing Services. He was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church, American Legion Post 30, and VFW Post 2018, all in Pomona...
Homer Spradling (03/27/03)
Homer H. Spradling, 83, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, March 26, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center. He was born Dec. 26, 1919, in Heber Springs, Ark., son of Jan and Letha Haney Gay Spradling. He and Maggie R. Spalding were married July 30, 1942, in Cape Girardeau...
Walter Roth (03/27/03)
Walter Roth, 90, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, March 26, 2003, at his home. He was born Dec. 14, 1912, in Cape Girardeau, son of Martin and Magdalena Walter Roth. He and Louise Bender were married April 14, 1950, in Cape Girardeau. Walter graduated from Central High School, received A.B. ...
Chad Birk (03/27/03)
Chad Ryan Birk, 22 years and 5 months, of Jackson was called to his heavenly home Tuesday, March 25, 2003. He died peacefully at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, surrounded by family and friends. He fought courageously through the end. Friends may call Friday, March 28, from 4 to 8 p.m. at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson, and Saturday, March 29, after 10 a.m. at Zion United Methodist Church in Gordonville...
Loretta Dannenmueller (03/28/03)
KELSO, Mo. -- Loretta Gertrude Dannenmueller, 87, of Kelso, died Thursday, March 27, 2003 at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete with Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City.
Coy McDowell (03/28/03)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Coy G. McDowell, 76, of Sikeston died Thursday, March 27, 2003, at his home. He was born May 11, 1926, at Morehouse, Mo., son of Walter and Ruby Burns McDowell. He and Martha Lou Kelley were married May 17, 1947, in Londre, Ark. She died July 4, 1994...
Charles East (03/28/03)
Charles L. East, 78, of Melbourne, Fla., died Wednesday, March 26, 2003, at Holmes Regional Medical Center in Melbourne. He was born Feb. 6, 1925, in Murphysboro, Ill., son of Jeff and Aureila Young East. East was a graduate of the former St. Mary's High School in Cape Girardeau. He was a retired master sergeant with the U.S. Air Force, and also retired from McDonnell Douglas in St. Louis...
David Ohngren (03/28/03)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- David W. Ohngren, 62, of Perryville died Wednesday, March 12, 2003, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. He was born June 16, 1940, in St. Louis. He was a Vietnam War veteran, serving in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1958 to 1963. He was a life member of the Disabled American Veterans, a member of VFW Post 4282 and a member of the 1st Marine Division Association...
Eula James (03/28/03)
MCGEE, Mo. -- Eula Marie James, 67, of McGee died Thursday, March 27, 2003, at her home. She was born Jan. 18, 1936, at McGee, daughter of Clarence and Lillie VanMatre Wills. She and Hubert James were married Jan. 24, 1953, at McGee. He died April 8, 1999...
Bessie Miller (03/28/03)
Bessie Marie Miller, 98, died Wednesday, March 26, 2003, at Hunter Acres Nursing Center in Sikeston, Mo. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Terry Ledure (03/27/03)
Terry Stephen Ledure, 49, of Scott City died Tuesday, March 25, 2003, at his home. He was born Sept. 19, 1953, in Cape Girardeau, son of Elmer Theon and Shirley E. Blattel Ledure. He and Gale A. Diebold were married May 12, 1979, at Kelso, Mo. Ledure was a self-employed carpenter and custom cabinet maker. He was a member of St. Augustine Catholic Church in Kelso, and Knights of Columbus Council 6420 in Scott City...
Artie Greable (03/26/03)
Artie Jane Greable, 82, of Winnetka, Ill., died Monday, March 24, 2003, at Bethany Terrace Nursing Center in Morton Grove, Ill. She was born Dec. 18, 1920, at Fredericktown, Mo., daughter of Joseph W. and Artie D. Mann Dickey. She and Elmer Francis Greable were married Oct. 28, 1939, at Benton, Mo. He died March 28, 1978...
Terry Ledure (03/26/03)
Terry Stephen Ledure, 49, of Scott City died Tuesday, March 25, 2003, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete at the Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City.
William Stubbs (03/25/03)
William C. Stubbs, 68, of Anna died Sunday, March 23, 2003, at his home. He was born April 16, 1934, at Elm River, Ill., son of William and Lula Fitch Stubbs. He and Eleanora Taormina were married Dec. 16, 1961, in Elgin, Ill. She died July 30, 1992...
Ronnie Gregory (03/25/03)
DEXTER, Mo. -- Ronnie Gene Gregory, 60, of Dexter died Monday, March 24, 2003, at his home. He was born July 19, 1942, near Bernie, Mo., son of Howard and Venita Tucker Gregory. He and Judy Adkins were married Aug. 13, 1961, at Bernie. Gregory formerly worked at Purolator Filter Co., and was a member of Second General Baptist Church...
Z.T. Jackson (03/25/03)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Z.T. Jackson, 88, of Sikeston died Sunday, March 23, 2003, at Clearview Nursing Center. He was born Nov. 26, 1914, in Charleston, Mo., son of W.E. and Mary Jackson. He and Mary Strack were married June 1, 1940, in Sikeston. She died Dec. 11, 2002...
Bradley Kleffner (03/25/03)
Bradley Francis Kleffner, 6, of Edwardsville, Ill., died Saturday, March 22, 2003, at Alton Memorial Hospital in Alton, Ill. He was born Dec. 27, 1996, in St. Louis, son of Steven Francis and Margaret Renee Byram Kleffner. Bradley attended Delta Gamma Foundation in St. Louis and was in the special education program at Jackson R-2 School District...
Charles Friend Jr. (03/25/03)
Retired U.S. Army Major Charles W. Friend Jr., 55, passed away Saturday, March 22, 2003 at Southeast Missouri Hospital, following a brief illness. Visitation will be at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau on Wednesday, March 26, from 4 to 8 p.m. A memorial service will be held at the funeral home at 10 a.m. Thursday, conducted by the Rev. Bill Matzat, D.Min...
Robert Brown (03/25/03)
Robert L. Brown, 81, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, March 24, 2003, at Missouri Veterans Home. He was born May 9, 1921, at Bloomfield, Mo., son of Floyd William and Pearl Zenoba Byrd Brown. He and Wanda Lee Masters were married Nov. 22, 1967, in Cape Girardeau...
Eugene Swinford (03/26/03)
Eugene Swinford, 72, of Scott City died Tuesday, March 25, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 7, 1930, at Bell City, Mo., son of Luther and Gertrude Bass Swinford. He and Sharon Livingston were married Jan. 1, 1981, in Scott City...
Wanda Graves (03/26/03)
ANNA, Ill. -- Wanda A. "Dot" Graves, 93, of Cheyenne, Wyo., died Monday, March 24, 2003, at Life Care Center in Cheyenne. She was born June 14, 1909, in Mound City, Ill., daughter of James Arthur and Carrie Bagby Rushing. She and William O. Graves Jr. were married July 6, 1930, at Mound City. He died Dec. 31, 1974...
Russ Boren (03/26/03)
WOLF LAKE, Ill. -- Russ Lee Boren, 56, of Wolf Lake was found dead at his home Monday, March 17, 2003. He was born July 20, 1946, in Portsmith, Va., son of Leon and Gene Wilson Boren. He and Lisa Cawley were married June 14, 1997, in Union County. Boren was a graduate of Central High School in Cape Girardeau and attended Evangelical United Church of Christ...
Alfreda Shultz (03/26/03)
Alfreda Shultz, 81, of Jackson died Monday, March 24, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born May 7, 1921, at Matthews, Mo., daughter of James R. and Pearl Hunott Hill. She and Herman Shultz were married Jan. 6, 1944, at Clarkton, Mo...
Owen Jackson (03/26/03)
Owen Dudley Jackson, 86, of Scott City died Monday, March 24, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Dec. 26, 1916, in Lafe, Ark., son of John Harvey and Belle Black Jackson. He married Hattie Mae Puckett, who preceded him in death...
Sharron Pharris (03/26/03)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Emory Sharron Pharris, 92, of Sikeston died Monday, March 24, 2003, at his home. He was born Jan. 25, 1911, in Sikeston, son of Oscar S. and Lyda Johnson Pharris. He and Frances M. Cotner were married Feb. 3, 1930, in Sikeston. Pharris was a member of First United Methodist Church...
Artie Greable (03/25/03)
Artie Jane Greable, 82, formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Monday, March 24, 2003, at Bethany Terrace Nursing Center in Morton Grove, Ill. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Naomi McDowell (03/28/03)
A. Naomi McDowell, 94, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, March 27, 2003, at Chateau Girardeau. McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Carlton Crain (03/28/03)
Carlton Crain, 72, of Jackson passed away Wednesday, March 26, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born March 6, 1931, at Oak Ridge, son of Ellis and Irene Hopkins Crain. He and Ann Dumey were married July 5, 1955, in Cape Girardeau...
Clara Toler (03/30/03)
Clara Mae Toler, 61, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, March 28, 2003, at her home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Dec. 8, 1941, at New Madrid, Mo., daughter of Jack and Estell Stewart Pigg. Toler was employed at Rosie's Diner in New Madrid for 10 years. She spent 12 years as a nurse assistant at Southeast Missouri Hospital and retired in 2002. She was a member of the Baptist faith...
Virginia Bailey (03/30/03)
Virginia Nell Bailey, 77, of Advance, Mo., died Friday, March 28, 2003, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Dec. 14, 1925 in Kentucky, daughter of Richard and Alma Barbee McCoy. Her husband, Charles R. Bailey, preceded her in death on Oct. 7, 1997...
Woody Maupin (03/30/03)
Woody Maupin, 81, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, March 28, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 26, 1921 at Shelbina, Mo., son of Arthur and Mame Clay Maupin. He and Mary Johnson were married January 22, 1960 in Cape Girardeau...
Janet Thies (03/30/03)
Janet Maria Thies, 60, of Poplar Bluff, died Thursday, March 20, 2003, at St. John's Mercy Hospital in St. Louis. She was born Jan. 30, 1943 at Charleston, daughter of Austin and Sylvia Seib. She and William "Bill" Thies Jr., were married May 30, 1963...
Gladys Mitchell (03/30/03)
Gladys Mitchell, 80, of St. Peters, Mo., formerly of Olive Branch, Ill., died Friday, March 28, 2003, at the Charlevoix Nursing Home in St. Charles. She was born Dec. 28, 1922 at Olive Branch, daughter to the late Amel and Ruby Pettit. Survivors include two daughters, Shirley Duke of St. ...
Evelyn Hall (03/30/03)
Evelyn F. Hall, 45, of Oak Ridge died Friday, March 28, 2003, at Heartland Care Rehab Center. Arrangements are incomplete at Lorberg Memorial Funeral Chapel in Cape Girardeau.
Elbert Drum (03/30/03)
Elbert Lee Drum, 66, of Friedheim, Mo., died Saturday, March 29, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born April 8, 1936 in Friedheim, Mo., son of Avery and Alice Hanners Drum. He and Florence M. Dambach were married Dec. 19, 1959...
Marguerite Young (03/30/03)
Marguerite Young, 88, of Mounds, Ill., died Saturday, March 29, 2003, at Union County Hospital in Anna, Ill. She was born Dec. 12, 1914, in Mounds, the daughter of the late Harry Jefferson and Mary Susan Edwards Windland. She was married to Harold Young, who preceded her in death in 1971...
Dr. Richard Reavis (03/31/03)
DONGOLA, Ill. -- Dr. Richard L. Reavis, 64, of Dongola dued Saturday, March 29, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 3 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at Crain Funeral Home in Dongola. Funeral will be at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home...
Winifred Womick (03/31/03)
ANNA, Ill. -- Winifred "Winnie" Hartline Womick, 79, of Anna died Saturday, March 29, 2003, at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale, Ill. She was born July 7, 1923, in Anna, daughter of Willis A. and Ada Bouton Alden Hartline. She and Theodore R. "Ted" Womick were married Nov. 20, 1943, in Cape Girardeau...
Ernest Motley (03/31/03)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Ernest E. Motley, 87, of Perryville died Sunday, March 30, 2003, at the Missouri Veteran's Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Jan. 14, 1916, in Ripley, Miss., son of John and Myrtle Meeks Motley. He and Frieda Bergmann were married July 23, 1959...
Mary Ann Squires (03/31/03)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Mary Ann Squires, 73, of Olive Branch, Ill., died Saturday, March 29, 2003, at her residence. She was born Nov. 26, 1929, in Mounds, daughter of John R. and Mary Agnes Ryan Travers. She was married to Gary Squires. She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Mound City, the church's Ladies Sodality, Beta Sigma Phi sorority and board member of the Alexander County Water District...
Henry Rendleman IV (03/30/03)
Henry Rendleman IV, 87, of Anna, Ill., died Friday, March 28, 2003, at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale, Ill. He was born July 16, 1915 in Alto Pass, Ill, son of Henry and Zora Mae Rendleman. He and Helen N. Kerley were married on Dec. 21, 1939 in Jackson...
Phillip Graham (03/29/03)
Phillip Graham, 22, of Wilhelmina, Mo., died Thursday, March 27, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Sept. 6, 1980, in Blytheville, Ark. Survivors include his parents, Peggy and Steve Fieser; a brother, William Graham; two sisters, Crystal Graham and Clara Fieser, all of Wilhelmina...
Laura Stone (03/29/03)
Laura Frances Stone, 70, of Pine Bluff, Ark., died Thursday, March 27, 2003, at her home. She was born Aug. 3, 1932, at Fornfelt, Mo., daughter of Clarence Melvin and Clara Marie Wilder Cook. She and John H. "Jack" Stone Jr. were married Sept. 17, 1950, in Jefferson County...
Raymond Steiner (03/28/03)
Raymond A. Steiner, 86, of Pocahontas died Wednesday, March 26, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born March 11, 1917, at Pocahontas, son of Otto H. and Augusta Petzoldt Steiner. Steiner farmed all his life. He was a member of Zion Lutheran Church at Pocahontas and had served on the finance board...
Ruth Lindabury (03/28/03)
Ruth M. Lindabury passed away Saturday, March 22, 2003, in Missouri City, Texas, at the age of 85 years and three months. She was born Ruth Mildred Cayse Dec. 22, 1917, in St. Louis, daughter of William E. Cayse Sr. and Hazel Dale Cayse. Ruth graduated from Ritenour High School in Overland, Mo., in 1935. On Feb. 16, 1940, in St. Louis, she married Tryon S. "Lindy" Lindabury, an aeronautical engineer from Burlington, N.J...
Walter Roth (03/28/03)
Walter Roth, 90, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, March 26, 2003, at his home. He was born Dec. 14, 1912, in Cape Girardeau, son of Martin and Magdalena Walter Roth. He and Louise Bender were married April 14, 1950, in Cape Girardeau. Walter graduated from Central High School, received A.B. ...
Chad Birk (03/28/03)
Chad Ryan Birk, 22 years and 5 months, of Jackson was called to his heavenly home Tuesday, March 25, 2003. He died peacefully at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, surrounded by family and friends. He fought courageously through the end. Friends may call today from 4 to 8 p.m. at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson, and Saturday, March 29, after 10 a.m. at Zion United Methodist Church in Gordonville...
Cletis Nance (03/28/03)
Cletis Nance, 69, of Jackson, died Thursday, March 27, 2003, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Cletus Nance (03/29/03)
Cletus Mitchell Nance, 69, of Jackson died Thursday, March 27, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born July 11, 1933, at Delta, son of Adam and Daisy Nance. He and Jacqueline Yvonne Little were married May 21, 1961, in Cape Girardeau...
Clara Toler (03/29/03)
Clara M. Toler, 61, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, March 28, 2003, at her home. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Naomi McDowell (03/29/03)
Ava Naomi McDowell, 94, formerly of Jackson, died Thursday, March 27, 2003, at Chateau Girardeau in Cape Girardeau. She was born Feb. 4, 1909, in Jackson, daughter of Lewis J. and Connie Hansel Stewart. She and Fred O. McDowell were married April 6, 1929. He died July 8, 1987...
Elizabeth Wondel (03/29/03)
PAINTON, Mo. -- Elizabeth Wondel, 88, of Painton died Thursday, March 27, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born July 29, 1914, at Delta, daughter of Charles and Rosie Welker Surface. She and Emory Wondel were married Nov. 2, 1932, at Benton, Mo. He died April 16, 1987...
Bessie Miller (03/29/03)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Bessie Marie Miller, 98, of Sikeston, formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Wednesday, March 26, 2003, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. She was born Jan. 7, 1905, in Oak Ridge, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Davenport. She and Leo Miller were married June 30, 1928, at Jackson. He died Aug. 23, 1981...
Mildred Johnson (03/29/03)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Mildred Bernice Johnson, 83, of Sikeston died Friday, March 28, 2003, at Clearview Nursing Center. She was born July 4, 1919, in Hornbeak, Tenn., daughter of Samuel Calvin and Lottie Kimbell Weaks. She and Arnold D. "Jim" Johnson were married Aug. 2, 1939, in New Madrid, Mo. He died May 28, 1994...
Loretta Dannenmueller (03/29/03)
KELSO, Mo. -- Loretta Gertrude Dannenmueller, 87, of Kelso died Thursday, March 27, 2003, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born April 5, 1915, in St. Louis, daughter of Rose Halter. She and Charles Joseph Dannenmueller were married April 26, 1975, at Kelso. He died Jan. 13, 1995...
Dr. Charles Wilson (03/31/03)
Dr. Charles F. Wilson, age 87, died March 29, 2003, at Cape Girardeau. He was born May 19, 1915, in Cape Girardeau to Charles G. Wilson and Nell Brooks Wilson. He attended the college demonstration school, SEMO College High, and received his bachelor's degree from Southeast Missouri State University and his MD degree from Vanderbilt Medical School...
Mary Browne (03/24/03)
Mary Evelyn Browne, 72, of Scott City died Saturday, March 22, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Aug. 6, 1930, at Blytheville, Ark., daughter of Frank and Lula Gillam Cruse. She and Jerome Dent Browne were married April 11, 1953, at Desloge, Mo...
Grace Nix (03/14/03)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Grace M. Nix, 90, of Dawsonville, Ga., formerly of Mill Creek, Ill., died Tuesday, March 11, 2003, at her home. She was born Oct. 12, 1912, in Union County, Ill., daughter of Horace and Minnie May Bullard Courtright. She and Chester Nix were married May 3, 1930. He preceded her in death on March 3, 1991...
Charles Cureton (03/17/03)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Charles "Melvin" Cureton, 69, of Bell City, Mo., died Saturday, March 15, 2003, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Mo. He was born Dec. 12, 1933, in Bessville, Mo., son of Charlie and Dessie Skaggs Cureton. He and Wanda Hamm were married June 22, 1968, in Holcomb, Mo...
John DeLassus (03/18/03)
ST. MARY'S, Mo. -- John A. DeLassus, 67, of St. Mary's died Sunday, March 16, 2003, at his home. He was born June 10, 1935, at Kaskaskia Island, Ill., son of Hugo and Clarice Cole DeLassus. He and Shirley Buchheit were married Sept. 18, 1955. DeLassus owned and operated D&D Cable and Satellite Systems. He was a pilot and made his first flight in 1959. He received the 2001 Air Ventura Rotocraft Award...
Mary Abell (03/18/03)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Mary Louise Abell, 93, of Bowling Green, Ky., died Sunday, March 16, 2003, at Bowling Green Medical Center. She was born in Cairo, daughter of Harry H. and Millie Hubbard. She married Raymond Shirley Abell, who preceded her in death. Abell was a 1923 graduate of Illinois College in Jacksonville, and received a master's degree from Southern Illinois University in 1956...
Bobbie Jewell (03/18/03)
Bobbie Lee Jewell, 58, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, March 15, 2003, at his home. He was born June 13, 1944, in Ecorse, Mich., son of Fred and Bessie Mae Middlebrooks Jewell. Jewell moved to Cape Girardeau in 1997. He was a steel cutter 21 years...
Mary Bollinger (03/18/03)
Mary Kathleen Bollinger, 84, of Jackson died Monday, March 17, 2003, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Nov. 25, 1918, daughter of Jasper Newton and Matilda Jane Tinnin Smith. She and Terry Bollinger were married Dec. 23, 1939. He died April 20, 1981...
Anna Tarrillion (03/18/03)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Anna D. Tarrillion, 95, of Perryville died March 16, 2003, at Perry County Nursing Home. She was born Jan. 7, 1908, at Leopold, Mo., daughter of John and Mary Harrell Scharenborg. She and Arthur T. Tarrillion were married April 25, 1928, at Leopold. He died Sept. 14, 1990...
Francis Bolton (03/18/03)
LEOPOLD, Mo. -- Francis T. "Frank" Bolton, 76, of Leopold died Sunday, March 16, 2003, at his home. He was born Jan. 5, 1927, in Butte, Mont., son of Patrick and Anastasia Powers Bolton. He and Anna A. Rolle were married June 5, 1949, in Butte. Bolton was an accountant 37 years with Atlantic Richfield. ...
Ruby Bullock (03/18/03)
Ruby Una Bullock, 88, of Silver Spring, Md., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Friday, March 14, 2003, at her home. She was born Jan. 17, 1915, in Champion City, Mo., daughter of Christian and Dorothea Gleize Michel. She and Thaddeus J.R. Bullock were married in 1942. He preceded her in death...
Margery Jobe (03/18/03)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Margery Jobe, 74, of Chaffee died Monday, March 17, 2003, at her home. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel at Chaffee is in charge of arrangements.
Kathryn Rhoads (03/18/03)
Kathryn "Kay" Rhoads, 80, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, March 16, 2003, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Jan. 19, 1923, in Sedalia, Mo., daughter of Thomas O. and Golda Catherine Bishop Herrick. She and M.E. "Dusty" Rhoads were married June 19, 1947, at Sedalia. He died Feb. 12, 1989...
Frank Delatorre (03/19/03)
ANNA, Ill. -- Funeral for Frank Delatorre, 51, will be at 3 p.m. today at Clyde L. Choate Center Chapel with Chaplain Greg Bittle officiating. Burial will be in Choate Cemetery. Delatorre, a resident of Choate Mental Health & Development Center in Anna, died Sunday, March 16, 2003 at Union County Hospital in Anna...
Louise Kiefer (03/19/03)
Funeral Mass for Louise M. Kiefer of Dittmer, Mo., will be held at 10 a.m. today at Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church in House Springs, Mo. Burial will be in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens at Cedar Hill, Mo. Chapel Hill Mortuary at Cedar Hill is in charge of arrangements...
Irene Clifton (03/17/03)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Irene M. Clifton, 81, of Perryville died Sunday, March 16, 2003, at Ratliff's Care Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Oct. 17, 1921, in Perry County, daughter of Charles and Imogene Cashion Winters. She and Howard Clifton were married Dec. 24, 1939, in Longtown, Mo. He died Sept. 4, 1996...
Thomas Dunning Sr. (03/17/03)
Thomas H. Dunning Sr., 84, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, March 15, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center. He was born June 29, 1918, in Francisco, Ind., son of David and Ruth McEllhiney Dunning. He married Beatrice Colvin Dunning. He retired from Chrysler Corp., where he worked for more than 30 years. He was a member of Centenary United Methodist Church in Cape Girardeau, Prince Masonic Lodge 231 and a charter lifetime member of VFW Post 1147 in Princeton, Ind...
Bobbie Jewell (03/16/03)
Bobbie Lee Jewell, 58, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, March 15, 2003, at his home. He was born June 13, 1944, in Ecorse, Mich. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford & Sons Funeral Home.
Bernice Hoppe (03/14/03)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Bernice Hoppe, 83, of Sikeston died Thursday, March 13, 2003, at her home. She was born Jan. 11, 1920, in Poplar Bluff, Mo., daughter of Franklin and Beulah Burton Armstrong. She was married to Lloyd A. Hoppe. He preceded her in death in November 1973. She later married John Pyatt. He preceded her in death in March 1989...
Saline Heisserer (03/14/03)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Frances Saline Heisserer, 81, of Chaffee, died Thursday, March 13, 2003, at her home. She was born May 25, 1921, in Finley, Tenn., daughter of Ben and Zodie Griffin Medlin. She married G.A. "Bud" Heisserer on Sept. 21, 1947. He preceded her in death on July 10, 1975...
Dorothy Williams (03/14/03)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Dorothy Winona "Dottie" Williams, 65, died Wednesday, March 12, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born May 30, 1937, in Bragg City, Mo., daughter of Riley and Ethel Arnold Withers. She married Johnny Collier and Bill Milner. They both preceded her in death. She later married Charles Williams on Dec. 24, 1997...
Craig Calvin II (03/14/03)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Craig Neal Calvin II was stillborn on Friday, March 7, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. His parents are Craig Neal and Ann Louise Hirschfield Calvin of Perryville. Survivors include his parents; paternal grandparents, Leon and Carole Calvin of Cape Girardeau; maternal grandparents, Ted and Marge Hirschfield of Lehigh Acres, Fla.; paternal great-grandparents, Wilbur and Eunice Calvin of Cairo, Ill., and paternal great-grandfather, Martin Halter of Charleston, Mo.; maternal great-grandparents, the Rev. ...
Gail DeWitt (03/15/03)
COBDEN, Ill. -- Gail DeWitt 59, of Cobden died Friday, March 14, 2003, at Jonesboro Healthcare Center. She was born March 30, 1943, in Anna, Ill., daughter of John A. and Bessie Lorene Harvel DeWitt. She was a 1971 graduate of Southern Illinois University and a member of Phi Kappa Phi. She was former owner and administrator of Hillside Terrace Nursing Home in Cobden...
Ruth Ann Stern (03/15/03)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Ruth Ann Stern, 53, of Perryville died Friday, March 14, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 31, 1949, in Corning, Ark., the daughter of Charles and Elaine Moots Mansfield. She married Joseph E. Stern on June 5, 1969, and he preceded her in death on March 7, 1997...
Edna Murphy (03/15/03)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Edna Alice Murphy, 86, of Chaffee died Thursday, March 13, 2003, at The Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 13, 1916, daughter of James Settle and Nancy Charlotte Welker Barron. She was a retired bookkeeper, having worked for Chaffee Lumber Company. She was a member of First United Methodist Church of Chaffee, where she was organist for many years. She had lived in Chaffee sine 1964...
Verneta Martin (03/15/03)
BENTON, Mo. -- Verneta E. Martin, 85, of Benton died Friday, March 14, 2003, at The Lutheran Home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Ford & Sons Funeral Home in Benton.
Everett Masters Sr. (03/15/03)
CROWDER, Mo. -- Charles Everett Masters Sr., 86, died Friday, March 14, 2003, at his home. He was born March 19, 1916, in Vanduser, Mo., son of Lee A. and Tora Sheer Masters. He married Helen Mae Graham on March 8, 1941. She survives. He was service manager for Aufdenberg John Deere and served in the U.S. Army during World War II...
Rosie Lee Barnes (03/15/03)
GLENALLEN, Mo. -- Rosie Lee Barnes, 91, of Glenallen died Thursday, March 13, 2003, at Eldercare Nursing Home in Marble Hill, Mo. She was born Aug. 6, 1911, in Choctaw, Ark., daughter of James and Eliza Honeycutt Chew. She married Thurman Odus Thompson in January 1931, and he preceded her in death. She then married Willie E. Barnes on Feb. 20, 1972, and he preceded her in death on Sept. 21, 1988...
Opal Coombes (03/15/03)
SCOTT CITY -- Opal Coombes, 92, of Pekin, Ill., and formerly of Scott City, died Thursday, March 13, 2003, at Pekin Hospital. She was born Now. 30, 1910, in Obion, Tenn., daughter of Jones C. and Mattie Baker Allen. She married William A. Coombes on Oct. 26, 1930. He preceded her in death on May 28, 1941...
Verneta Martin (03/16/03)
Verneta Emeline Martin, 85, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, March 14, 2003, at The Lutheran Home. She was born April 19, 1917, at Commerce, Mo., daughter of William J. and Amelia A. Scherer Urhahn. She and Gregory F. Martin were married Sept. 7, 1940, at Benton, Mo. He died June 19, 1998...
Eugene Cresto (03/19/03)
COBDEN, Ill. -- Eugene P. Cresto, 46, of Cobden died Monday, March 17, 2003, at his home. He was born June 23, 1956, in Chicago, son of Eugene R. and Doris Somers Cresto. He was a self-employed carpenter. Survivors include his mother of Cobden; two sons, Eugene Cresto of Hammond, Ind., Joseph Cresto of Ohio; a daughter, Christina Hileman of Cobden; two brothers, James Cresto of Crete, Ill., Paul R. Cresto of Momence, Ill.; and a grandson...
Marjorie Jobe (03/19/03)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Marjorie Ann Jobe, 75, of Chaffee died Monday, March 17, 2003, at her home. She was born May 13, 1927, in Sikeston, Mo., daughter of William Henry and Virgin Minnie Slinkard White. She and Fred Jobe were married June 7, 1943. He died Feb. 15, 1999...
Mable Caldwell (03/19/03)
EAST PRAIRIE, Mo. -- Mable Marie Caldwell, 87, of East Prairie died Monday, March 17, 2003, at East Prairie Nursing Center. She was born Dec. 10, 1915, in Green County, Ark., daughter of John W. and Maggie Marrow Hedges. On Feb. 14, 1928, she married Amos Ray Douglas. He died Oct. 28, 1954. She later married Theodore R. Caldwell Feb. 12, 1960. He died Aug. 7, 2000...
Dorothy McClatchey (03/21/03)
CAIRO, Ill. -- The funeral for Dorothy McClatchey of Cairo will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Barkett Funeral Home in Cairo. The Rev. Jerome Fortenberry will officiate. Burial will be in Spencer Heights Cemetery at Mounds, Ill. Friends may call at the funeral home after 9 a.m. Monday...
Mary Ramsey (03/21/03)
Mary Lou Ramsey, 48, of Jackson died Tuesday, March 18, 2003, at her home. She was born April 10, 1954, in St. Louis, daughter of Wilbert Williams and Sylvia Noce. Ramsey was raised in Oak Ridge and was a 1972 graduate of Oak Ridge High School. After returning to the area, she worked at Cape County Transit Authority and most recently at Monticello House...
Mildred Barbee (03/21/03)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Mildred Barbee, 86, of Cairo died Tuesday, March 18, 2003, at her home. She was born Sept. 18, 1916. Friends may call at Massie Funeral Home in Cairo after 9 a.m. today. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. today at the funeral home, with the Rev. Ronnie Mack Sr. officiating. Burial will be in Mound City National Cemetery...
Anna Gremaud (03/21/03)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Anna J. Gremaud, 91, died Tuesday, March 18, 2003, at Perry County Nursing Home. She was born March 9, 1912, at Belgique, Mo., daughter of John and Mary Cornelius DePauw. She and Oliver Gremaud were married July 28, 1931, at Belgique. He died in August 1984...
Bernetta Langston (03/21/03)
ANNA, Ill. -- Bernetta Langston, 87, of Anna died Wednesday, March 19, 2003, at Heartland Regional Medical Center in Marion, Ill. She was born July 23, 1915, in Jonesboro, Ill., daughter of Monroe and Zora Taylor Boyd. She and Arthur Boyd Langston were married April 17, 1937, in St. Louis. He died May 23, 1998...
Margaret Stark (03/21/03)
Margaret Lou Stark, 75, of Fruitport Township, Mich., died Wednesday, March 19, 2003, at her home. She was born July 15, 1927, at Portageville, Mo., daughter of William R. and Mary Kathleen Pant Pettigrew. She married Blaine Stark. Stark had been a supervisor at a styling salon. She was a member of Moose Lodge 344...
Frances Oswald (03/21/03)
Frances Oswald, 87, of Denver, Colo., died Saturday, March 15, 2003, at the Exempla, Colo., Lutheran Home. She was born Sept. 17, 1915, in Jackson, daughter of Alpha and Minnie Rasche Willer. She first married Walter F. Heimbaugh, who died in 1949. She and Martin L. Oswald were married Dec. 8, 1956. He also preceded her in death...
Jerry Riehn (03/21/03)
Jerry F. Riehn, 62, of Millersville passed away Thursday, March 20, 2003, at his home. He was born Aug. 23, 1940, at Millersville, son of John F. and Sarah E. Niswonger Riehn. He and Marilyn M. Smith were married Nov. 26, 1960. Jerry was a carpenter more than 30 years and worked many years for Riehn Construction. He retired in 2001 due to ill health, but continued to work on his own as he could. He was a member of Caney Fork Baptist Church...
William Adams (03/22/03)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- William R. Adams, 80, of Perryville died Friday, March 21, 2003, at his home. He was born July 23, 1922, at Perryville, the son of William E. and Zeba Marie Preston Adams. He married Ida P. Guyott on June 10, 1945. She died Feb. 17, 2002...
Charles Woolf (03/22/03)
BENTON, Mo. -- Charles Stevens Woolf, 88, of Benton died Wednesday, March 19, 2003, at Sikeston Convalescent Center in Sikeston, Mo. He was born April 30, 1914, in Tolu, Ky., son of John Thomas and Myra Tom Stevens Woolf. He and Nelma Louise Fuller were married April 14, 1934, in Elizabethtown, Ill. She died April 14, 1982...
Rev. Harold Henderson (03/22/03)
The Rev. Harold William Henderson, 83, of Missouri Veterans Home died Thursday, March 20, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born Dec. 4, 1919, at Bismarck, Mo., son of George W. and Kathryn McCoy Henderson. He and Betty Taylor were married Aug. 28, 1938, in Flat River, Mo. He died Dec. 6, 2003...
Waldon Meisenheimer (03/24/03)
KARNAK, Ill. -- Waldon Meisenheimer, 81, of Cypress, Ill., died Sunday, March 23, 2003, at the Veteran's Administration Hospital in Marion, Ill. Arrangements are pending with Wilson Funeral Home in Karnak.
Irene Kuebler (03/20/03)
Irene Maria Concordia Niermann Kuebler entered her heavenly home Tuesday, March 18, 2003, at the age of 93 years. She was born Oct. 1, 1909, in New Orleans, La., daughter of the Rev. Karl and Cora Alice Georg Niermann. Her holy baptism was Oct. 10, 1909, at the Ev. ...
Everett RedCloud Jr. (03/20/03)
DONGOLA, Ill. -- Everett R. "Chief" RedCloud Jr., 73, of Dongola died Wednesday, March 19, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Feb. 8, 1930, in Union County, son of Everett and Alice Jenkins RedCloud. He and Naomi Ruth Sullens were married Aug. 2, 1952...
Sindy Pohlman (03/20/03)
FROHNA, Mo. -- Sindy K. Pohlman, 41, of Frohna died Tuesday, March 18, 2003, at her home. She was born Aug. 29, 1961, in Perryville, Mo., daughter of Kenneth and Barbara Braun Buchheit. She and Roger D. Pohlman were married May 19, 1990. Pohlman was business manager for Pohlman Trucking Firm. She was a member of Brazeau Presbyterian Church, where she taught Sunday School, and was an advocate for the fight against breast cancer, participating in Relay for Life and other events...
Myrtle Luhnow (03/19/03)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Myrtle Albertina Luhnow, 101, of Tamms died Tuesday, March 18, 2003, at Southgate Health Care Center in Metropolis, Ill. She was born Feb. 5, 1902, in Chicago, daughter of Frederick and Martha Kuehenbecker Luhnow. Luhnow was a member of Mont Clare Chapter 845 Order of the Eastern Star in Chicago and had served as past worthy matron...
Kenneth Davis (03/19/03)
ANNA, Ill. -- Kenneth W. Davis, 81, of Anna died Tuesday, March 18, 2003, at St. Louis University Hospital. He was born June 16, 1921, in Balcom, Ill., to Hugh Oscar and Effie Jane Corzine Davis. He married Billie Lee Walker on May 10, 1947. He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Anna, worked 28 years at International and Florsheim Shoe and 20 years at the Anna State Hospital. He was a World War II veteran, receiving two bronze stars...
Dorothy Kettel (03/19/03)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Dorothy L. Kettel, 72, of Cairo died Monday, March 17, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born April 24, 1930, in Cairo, daughter of Anthony and Blanche Williams Kettel. Kettel was a retired insurance secretary. She was a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church and Daughters of Isabella...
Robert Amelunke (03/19/03)
Robert Lee "Bob" Amelunke, 68, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, March 18, 2003, at Ratliff Care Center. He was born Oct. 14, 1934, at Dutchtown, son of Leo and Elma Paintor Amelunke. He and Adrianna Messmer were married May 12, 1962, at Kelso, Mo. Amelunke was warehouse manager and dispatcher 47 years with Rhodes 101 Co. He was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Gordonville and its Men's Club, and Cape Evening Optimist Club...
Sindy Pohlman (03/19/03)
FROHNA, Mo. -- Sindy K. Pohlman, 41, of Frohna died Tuesday, March 18, 2003, at her residence. She was born Aug. 29, 1961, in Perryville, the daughter of Kenneth and Barbara Braun Buchheit. She married Roger D. Pohlman on May 19, 1990. She was the business manager for Pohlman Trucking Firm, a member of Brazeau Presbyterian Church, where she taught Sunday school, and was an advocate for breast cancer, participating in Relay for Life and other events...
Woodrow Snell (03/19/03)
THEBES, Ill. -- Woodrow W. Snell, 89, of Thebes died Monday, March 17, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born March 16, 1914, in Commerce, Mo., son of Peter and Donna Huddelson Snell. He and Marie O. Simmons were married Nov. 20, 1935, at Thebes...
Delphia Morgan (03/20/03)
ANNA, Ill. -- Delphia Morgan, 90, of Anna died Tuesday, March 18, 2003, at Union County Hospital. She was born July 15, 1912, in Jonesboro, Ill., daughter of Charles P. and Lela Frick Morgan. Morgan retired from Elgin State Hospital. Survivors include two brothers, Paul and Winstead Morgan of Jonesboro; and a sister, Hazel Proveaux of Cape Girardeau...
Rev. Perry Clark (03/20/03)
The Rev. Perry Lynn Clark, 64, of Parma, Mo., died Monday, March 17, 2003, in an automobile accident between Gideon and Malden, Mo. He was born May 2, 1938, at Steele, Mo., son of Perry Earl and Irene Adams Clark. He and Beatrice L. Trout were married Nov. 14, 1958, at Tallapoosa, Mo...
Mary Ramsey (03/20/03)
Mary Lou Ramsey, 48, of Jackson died Tuesday, March 18, 2003, at her home. McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Evelyn Rowland (03/20/03)
Evelyn Katherine Rowland, 85, formerly of Ironton, Mo., died Tuesday, March 18, 2003, in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 25, 1917, in St. Louis, daughter of Albert and Flora Ritterbush Mall. She and Lilburn Keith Rowland were married Jan. 27, 1940. He died Sept. 5, 1991...
Marjorie Frazier (03/20/03)
Marjorie Jean Frazier, 66, of Jackson died Tuesday, March 18, 2003, at her home. She was born May 29, 1936, in Ann Arbor, Mich., daughter of Mark and Violet Hutchinson Mitchell. She and George Frazier were married Aug. 8, 1955. He died June 8, 1972...
Dorothy McClatchey (03/20/03)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Dorothy McClatchey, 85, of Cairo died Wednesday, March 19, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Barkett Funeral Home in Cairo.
Janice Finley (03/24/03)
Janice Jane Finley, 80, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, March 23, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center. She was born Sept. 29, 1922, in Kansas City, Kan., daughter of Melvin Alvel and Clara May Davidson McMillen. She and Dr. A.E. Riehl were married May 15, 1943. He died June 17, 1956. She and C.R. "Dick" Finley were married Nov. 29, 1957. He died Feb. 17, 1994...