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Obituaries from June 2004

Carolyn Johnson (06/30/04)
Carolyn Johnson, 46, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, June 29, 2004, at her home. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Iva Jaco (06/30/04)
Iva Ann Jaco, 79, of Millersville died Monday, June 28, 2004, at Monticello House in Jackson. She was born Aug. 2, 1924, at Scopus, Mo., daughter of Roy and Bernice Jenkins Hahn. She and Clyde P. Jaco were married May 23, 1944. He died June 27, 2002...
Ernest Mayberry (06/30/04)
Ernest Mayberry, 80, of Jackson died Tuesday, June 29, 2004, at Jackson Manor Nursing Home. Arrangements are incomplete at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson.
Vernon Kasten (06/30/04)
Vernon Louis Kasten, 81, of Jackson died Tuesday, June 29, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Erma Lance (06/30/04)
KARNAK, Ill. -- Erma Lee Lance, 76, of Karnak died Tuesday, June 29, 2004, at Western Baptist Hospital in Paducah, Ky. Lance was born in Mounds, Ill., daughter of Lee and Edna Haven English. She married William Alfred Lance, who died Jan. 29, 1987. She was formerly of Olmsted, Ill...
Eula Hill (06/30/04)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Eula Mae Hill, 95, of Sikeston died Thursday, June 24, 2004, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. She was born July 12, 1908, in Guntown, Miss., daughter of Will and Roxie Clark Hardges. She and Otis Hill were married Dec. 22, 1932. He preceded her in death...
Clara Rhodes (06/30/04)
GLENALLEN, Mo. -- Clara Elizabeth Rhodes, 81, of Glenallen died Monday, June 28, 2004, at Missouri Rehabilitation Center in Mount Vernon, Mo. She was born Sept. 16, 1922, at Glenallen, daughter of Charles Edgar and Catherine Baker Rhodes. She and Glen Milford Rhodes were married April 4, 1942...
Jesse Culbertson Sr. (06/30/04)
Jesse Paul Culbertson Sr., 73, of Chandler, Ind., died Monday, June 28, 2004, at Columbia Health Care in Evansville, Ind. He was born June 18, 1931, at Commerce, Mo., son of Jesse Pillar and Bendia Melinda Graham Culbertson. He and Mary Ellen Finley were married Dec. 1, 1951, in Piggott, Ark...
Madonna Choate (06/29/04)
ANNA, Ill. -- Madonna Choate, 85, of Anna died Sunday, June 27, 2004, at Union County Hospital in Anna. She was born April 21, 1919, in St. Elmo, Ill., daughter of Leslie H. and Ethel Elizabeth Byers Ross. She and Clyde Lee Choate were married May 10, 1947, in Carbondale, Ill. He died Oct. 5, 2001...
Keith Yates (06/29/04)
BUNCOMBE, Ill. -- Keith L. Yates, 52, of Buncombe died Sunday, June 27, 2004, at his home. He was born July 13, 1951, in Harrisburg, Ill., son of Wendell L. and Carla June Crews Yates. He first married Lois Gurley. He later married Diane K. Darner Dec. 19, 1992, at Buncombe...
Floy Lowery (06/29/04)
EAST PRAIRIE, Mo. -- Floy Marie Lowery, 90, of East Prairie died Sunday, June 27, 2004, at East Prairie Nursing Center. She was born June 15, 1914, at Scott City, daughter of Joseph and Jessie Mayfield Gottlob. She and Henry Lowery were married April 14, 1941. He died Nov. 20, 1984...
Janice Hasty (06/29/04)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Janice F. Hasty, 59, died Sunday, June 27, 2004, at Sikeston Convalescent Center. She was born March 12, 1945, in Buchanan, Tenn., daughter of Hubert and Velda Alton. She and Dennis Hasty were married July 14, 1973, in Elizabeth City, N.C...
Jesse Culbertson (06/29/04)
Jesse Paul Culbertson, 73, of Evansville, Ind., died Monday, June 28, 2004, at Columbia Health Care in Evansville. He is formerly of Scott City. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City is in charge of arrangements.
Verna Hanna (06/29/04)
Verna Mae Hanna, 69, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, June 28, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Feb. 8, 1935, at Allenville, daughter of Albert Martin and Meta Louise Lehne Hengst. She and William F. Hanna were married May 20, 1993, at Wickliffe, Ky...
Derral Webb (06/29/04)
PATTON, Mo. -- Derral C. Webb, 60, of Patton died Sunday, June 27, 2004, at his home. He was born April 7, 1944, in St. Louis, son of Arthur and Vera Lacy Webb. He and Debra Schremp were married Sept. 9, 1983. Webb retired as a maintenance worker at Mississippi Lime Co. in Ste. Genevieve, Mo...
James Eby (06/28/04)
James A. Eby, 92, of Whitewater died Saturday, June 26, 2004, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 30, 1911, at New Madrid County, Mo., son of Elmer and Viola McFadden Eby. He and Vida Taylor were married July 4, 1941, at LaForge, Mo...
Garry McLard (06/28/04)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Garry Wayne McLard, 37, of Chaffee died Saturday, June 26, 2004, on State Highway M. He was born Aug. 26, 1966, at Kennett, Mo., son of Mike and Genoa Williams McLard. He and Leslie Parker were married Oct. 26, 2002. McLard was a maintenance manager at the QC Corp. in Cape Girardeau...
Farris Wallace (06/28/04)
Farris T. Wallace, 79, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, June 26, 2004, at his home surrounded by family. He was born April 26, 1925, in Minturn, Ark., son of Glynn and Rena Boleyn Wallace. He and Barbara Louise Gluckhertz were married on Nov. 21, 1947...
Johny Bauer (06/28/04)
Johny Hazel Bauer, 73, of Jackson died Sunday, June 27, 2004, at the home of her son, Robert, in Cape Girardeau. She was born Dec. 23, 1930, in Bisbee, Ariz., daughter of Glen and Hazel Ruckman Dickens. She and Russell Louis Bauer were married Jan. 13, 1952, at Lordsburg, N.M. He died Sept. 25, 2003...
Meredith Hahn (06/27/04)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Meredith Alvin Hahn, 76 of Texarkana, Texas, formerly of Perryville, died Thursday, June 24, 2004. He was born June 21, 1928, at Perryville and had lived in Texarkana for the past six years. Hahn was a retired heavy equipment mechanic...
Laverne Ruehling (06/27/04)
ALTENBURG, Mo. -- Laverne D. Ruehling, 74, of Altenburg died Saturday, June 26, 2004, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born July 9, 1929, at Pocahontas, daughter of Hugo and Anita Boehme Petzoldt. She and Dillman Ruehling were married Dec. 29, 1947, in Altenburg...
Grace Barr (06/27/04)
Grace Virginia Barr, 85, of Colorado Springs, Colo., died Thursday, June 24, 2004. She was born April 4, 1919, at Senath, Mo., daughter of Jason and Marie Parker. She and Lt. Col. Arthur W. "Pete" Barr were married March 15, 1942. He preceded her in death...
Farris Wallace (06/27/04)
Farris T. Wallace, 79, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, June 26, 2004, at his home. Funeral arrangements are pending at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Chapel.
Carla Smith (06/27/04)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Carla Gail Smith, 40, of Marble Hill died Friday, June 25, 2004, at her home. She was born on Oct. 31, 1963, at Imperial, Mo., daughter of Henry and Marjorie Waddle Heinbegner. She and Bruce W. Smith were married Feb. 6, 1986, at Imperial...
James Eby (06/27/04)
James Eby, 92, of Whitewater died Saturday, June 26, 2004, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee, Mo.
Madeline Cosgrave (06/27/04)
SILVER LAKE, Mo. -- Madeline Marie Cosgrave, 71, of Silvis, Ill., died Thursday, June 24, 2004, in the Kentucky Lake area while vacationing with her husband. She was born June 23, 1933, at Silver Lake, daughter of Henry and Viola Maddock Zahner. She and John Cosgrave were married Oct. 6, 1956, at Silver Lake...
Garry McLard (06/27/04)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Garry McLard, 37, of Chaffee died Saturday, June 26, 2004, as the result of a traffic accident. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Home in Chaffee.
Beverly Griswold (06/27/04)
Beverly Beth Barr Griswold, 67, of Sikeston, Mo., ascended to our Lord Jesus Christ on June 25, 2004. She was born Dec. 10, 1936, at Kansas City, Mo., to Dorothy Roach and was adopted 10 days after birth by M.P. and Louise Barr. She was married to Dr. N.L. Griswold in Buckner, Mo...
Irene Wright (06/27/04)
Irene Virginia Wright, 95 years old, died Thursday, June 24, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Sept. 28, 1908, at Benton, Mo., daughter of B. Hugh Smith, at that time Scott County Superintendent of Schools, and Bessie Burris Smith. She was a graduate of Central High School and Southeast Missouri State University, where she received a B.S. ...
Walter Jones Jr. (06/27/04)
Walter E. Jones Jr., 83, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, June 25, 2004, at Life Care Center. He was born Sept. 19, 1920, at Toledo, Ohio, son of Margaret Wenzel and Walter E. Jones Sr. He and Aurelia B. Horrell were married July 28, 1951, at Jackson...
Maryellis Cartner (06/27/04)
ANNA, Ill. -- Maryellis Cartner, 83, of Anna died Friday, June 25, 2004, at Union County Hospital in Anna. She was born June 8, 1921, at Thebes, Ill., daughter of Guy G. and Lura Smith Jones. She and William Wayne Cartner were married Nov. 15, 1947, at Cairo, Ill...
Walter Lence (06/26/04)
LICK CREEK, Ill. -- Walter Truman "Burr Head" Lence, 91, of Lick Creek died Thursday, June 24, 2004, at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Marion, Ill. He was born Aug. 14, 1912, in Anna, Ill., son of George and Nancy Russell Lence. He and Mary Virginia Manus were married May 8, 1943, in Jackson...
Joe Taylor (06/26/04)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Joe Vee Taylor, 69, of Marble Hill died Friday, June 4, 2004, at his home. He was born Nov. 18, 1934, in Blytheville, Ark., son of Garland Jesse and Ethel Thomas Taylor. He and Jerlene Harris were married Feb. 4, 1956. Taylor was a machinist at Lutesville Pallet Co. in Marble Hill and Afco Steel in Little Rock, Ark...
Irene Wright (06/26/04)
Irene Virginia Wright, 95, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, June 24, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Cora McElrath (06/26/04)
Cora Ann McElrath, 82, of Farmington, Mo., died Saturday, June 12, 2004, at St. Francois Manor. She was born Oct. 8, 1921, in Memphis, Tenn., daughter of Walter Marvin and Lena Gibbs Kirk. She married Ernest McElrath, who preceded her in death. The McElraths lived in the Jackson area a number of years...
Beverly Griswold (06/26/04)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Beverly Beth Griswold, 67, of Sikeston died Friday, June 25, 2004, at her home. She was formerly of Cape Girardeau. Ford and Sons Funeral Home at Benton, Mo., is in charge of arrangements.
Madeline Cosgrave (06/26/04)
SILVER LAKE, Mo. -- Madeline M. Cosgrave, 71, of Silvis, Ill., died Thursday, June 24, 2004, while vacationing in the Kentucky Lake area. She was formerly of Silver Lake. Van Hoe Funeral Home in East Moline, Ill., is in charge of arrangements.
LaVern Biri (06/26/04)
LaVern Biri, 84, of Jackson died Thursday, June 24, 2004, at St. Luke's Hospital in St. Louis. She was born Sept. 1, 1919, in Jackson, daughter of Oscar and Carrie Steimel Mason. LaVern worked 13 years, 1971 to 1984, at the former International Shoe Co. in Jackson. She was a member of American Legion Auxiliary and attended Shawnee Hills Baptist Church in Jackson...
Paul Wibbenmeyer (06/26/04)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Paul E. Wibbenmeyer, 45, of Lisle, Ill., died Thursday, June 17, 2004, at Mercy Hospital in Chicago. He was born April 15, 1959, in St. Louis, son of Cletus T. "Jim" and Lorena M. Richardet Wibbenmeyer. Wibbenmeyer was a 1977 graduate of St. Vincent High School in Perryville, Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau and DePaul University in Chicago...
Robert Wheatley (06/25/04)
ANNISTON, Mo. -- Robert Eugene Wheatley, 68, of Anniston died Wednesday, June 23, 2004, at his home. He was born Aug. 17, 1935, in New Madrid County, Mo., son of Robert "Red Bob" and Beatrice Redfering Wheatley. He and Anna Bernice Poynor were married Sept. 21, 1956, in Union City, Tenn. She died April 12, 2004...
Diane Wilson (06/25/04)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Norma Diane Wilson, 39, of Sikeston died Thursday, June 24, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, of complications from heart surgery. She was born Dec. 4, 1964, in St. Louis, daughter of Eddie and Evelyn Webb. She and Darrel Wilson were married March 2, 1991...
LaVern Biri (06/25/04)
JACKSON -- LaVern Biri, 84, of Jackson died Thursday, June 24, 2004, at St. Luke's Hospital in St. Louis. Arrangements are pending with the McComb Funeral Home in Jackson.
Lee Davis (06/25/04)
CHARLESTON, Mo. -- Lee Henry "Duck" Davis, 68, of Charleston died Saturday, June 19, 2004, at his home. He was born June 27, 1935, at Wyatt, Mo., son of Solomon and Maggie Elam Davis. He and Emma Lee Johnson were married April 16, 1957. She died Aug. 13, 1991...
Mary Coffman (06/25/04)
ANNA, Ill. -- Mary Ellen Coffman, 83, of Anna died Wednesday, June 23, 2004, at her home. She was born Nov. 27, 1920, in Anna, daughter of John Gibbs and Elizabeth Marian Jones Chase. She and Joseph Leroy "Roy" Coffman were married July 27, 1940, in Chester, Pa. He died Aug. 12, 1966...
Dorothy Richards (06/25/04)
ORAN, Mo. -- Dorothy Catherin Richards, 74, of Oran died Wednesday, June 23, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born July 31, 1929, in Martinville, Ark., daughter of Talbert and Addie Herring Lovelady. She and Jack A. Richards were married March 12, 1989...
L.B. Ates (06/25/04)
Lewis B. Ates, 70, of Muskegon, Mich., died Thursday, June 10, 2004, at Hackley Hospital in Muskegon. He was born May 4, 1934, at Millersville, son of Tony Otto and Alma Fulbright Ates. He married Elizabeth O'Brien, who died Oct. 3, 1996. Ates was an inspector 38 years with Seal Power Corp. He was a member of Eagles Aerie and Moose Lodge in Muskegon...
Mary Schultz (06/25/04)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Mary Lou Schultz, 70, of Perryville died Thursday, June 24, 2004, at Perry Oaks Manor. She was born Oct. 3, 1933, in Oakdale, Wis., daughter of Walter and Jean Mizer Taylor. Schultz was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church. Survivors include three sons, Ron Schultz of Perryville, Randy Schultz of Roscoe, Ill., Ralph "Skip" Bolton of Jamesville, Wis.; two daughters, Sherry Schoenrock of Rockford, Ill., Sue Watts of Eldorado, Texas; four sisters, Geraldine Adams of Pickerel, Wis., Meredith Eisfeldt of Warrens, Wis., Sheryl Gunder of Oakdale, Patricia Smith of Rockford; five brothers, Walter Taylor Jr. ...
Helen Musgraves (06/25/04)
Helen Musgraves, 82, of Centralia, Mo., died Thursday, June 24, 2004, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia, Mo. She was born Jan. 26, 1922, in Advance, Mo., daughter of Lloyd and Myrtle Kidd Cox. She and Wilson Musgraves were married in 1942. He died in 1985...
Victoria Quatmann (06/25/04)
Victoria Yvonne Quatmann, S.L., 62, died unexpectedly Wednesday, June 16, 2004, on the Alto Plano near Cochabamba, Bolivia, South America. She was born June 25, 1941, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Joseph Henry and Marian Haas Quatmann. She attended St. Vincent Grade School and Notre Dame High School. She was received into the order of Sisters of Loretto in Nerinx, Ky., May 31, 1960...
Charles Kovach (06/25/04)
ANNA, Ill. -- Charles K. Kovach, 79, of Anna died Thursday, June 24, 2004, at Union County Hospital. He was born Dec. 5, 1924, in Philadelphia, Pa., son of John and Olga Sicos Kovach. He and Doris Broadway were married July 14, 1946, in Jonesboro, Ill...
Rollie Craft (06/24/04)
Rollie Craft, 87, of Jackson died Wednesday, June 23, 2004, at Monticello House. He was born Dec. 28, 1916, at Neelys Landing, son of Charlie and Katie Clingingsmith Craft. He and Margie Myer were married Nov. 1, 1946. Craft was a construction worker in the Cape Girardeau area, and also worked at the former Track-side gas station in Jackson and the former Westlake Quarry near Neelys Landing, retiring in 1974. He was a member of New Bethel Baptist Church near Pocahontas...
Geraldine Rosenthal (06/24/04)
ANNA, Ill. -- Geraldine F. "Gerry" Shasteen Rosenthal, 83, died Tuesday, June 22, 2004, at Memorial Hospital in Belleville, Ill., following an extended illness. She was born Sept. 1, 1920, in Green County, Ark. She married Estel Rosenthal, who preceded her in death...
Marina Klipfel (06/24/04)
ORAN, Mo. -- Marina Lorena Klipfel, 82, of Oran died Wednesday, June 23, 2004, at Chaffee Nursing Center in Chaffee, Mo. She was born March 27, 1922, at New Hamburg, Mo., daughter of Joseph Nicholas and Coletta Theresa Baudendistel Welter. She and William Leo Klipfel were married Jan, 8, 1946. He died June 15, 1976...
William Hett (06/24/04)
William F. Hett, 83, of Mesa, Ariz., died Tuesday, June 15, 2004, at Hospice of the Valley in Chandler, Ariz. He was born Nov. 15, 1920, in Egypt Mills, son of William and Clare Hett. He married Kathryn Reed, who died Sept. 27, 2002. Hett retired as a riverboat captain with Mobil Oil Co...
Geraldine Rosenthal (06/23/04)
ANNA, Ill. -- Geraldine Rosenthal, 83, of Anna died Tuesday, June 22, 2004, at Belleville Memorial Hospital. Crain Funeral Home in Anna is in charge of arrangements.
Anna Wright (06/23/04)
Anna Mae Wright, 89, of South Roxana, Ill., died Tuesday, June 22, 2004, at Rosewood Care Center in Alton, Ill. She was born April 20, 1915, in Miller City, Ill., daughter of Miles "Mide" and Venus Morning Star Waterman. She and Howard "Jack" Greenley were married in 1931. She later married Glenn Wright in 1956. Both preceded her in death...
Eugene Blumer (06/23/04)
LAKE OF EGYPT, Ill. -- A memorial service for Eugene N. "Sonny" Blumer of Lake of Egypt will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Lake of Egypt Christian Church. The Rev. Leroy Waggoner will officiate. Military rites by VFW Post 1301 and American Legion Post 147...
Sue Ford (06/23/04)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Maryln Sue Ford, 56, of Advance died Monday, June 21, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born July 16, 1947, in Wayne County, Mo., daughter of Earnest and Etta Marie Hovis Abernathy. She and Troy Ford were married June 28, 1969, at Hiram, Mo...
Gloria Dumey (06/23/04)
Gloria Dean Dumey, 76, formerly of Oak Ridge, passed away Monday, June 21, 2004, at the home of her daughter. She had lived in St. Charles, Mo., more than two years. She was born Oct. 29, 1927, at Oran, Mo., daughter of Amos "Cleve" and Dora Mae Mull Evans. She and Ray A. Dumey were married May 7, 1949, in St. Louis. He passed away June 18, 2000...
James Larry Sr. (06/23/04)
OLMSTED, Ill. -- James M. Larry Sr., 82, of Olmsted died Monday, June 21, 2004, at his home. He was born Aug. 16, 1921, in Cairo, Ill., son of Jerry and Jennie Grace Larry. He and Gladys Rainwater were married Oct. 28, 1945. James worked as an assistant director at Shawnee Development Council and later retired from Burkart as a dispatcher...
Mae Jaeger (06/22/04)
Mae Anna Jaeger, 99, of Jackson died Sunday, June 20, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 27, 1904, at Hilderbrand, Mo., daughter of George F. and Barbara S. Hahs Crites. She and Louis M. Jaeger were married Oct. 13, 1925. He died Dec. 16, 1987...
William Arnold (06/22/04)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- William Pierce Arnold, 76, of Sikeston died Sunday, June 20, 2004, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. He was born Oct. 27, 1927, at Steele, Mo., son of Rice and Reba Copeland Arnold. He and Imojean Branum were married Sept. 9, 1974, in Union City, Tenn...
Bobby Wrather (06/22/04)
CANALOU, Mo. -- Robert Earl "Bobby" Wrather, 59, of Canalou died Sunday, June 20, 2004, at his home. He was born March 24, 1945, in Sikeston, Mo., son of Earlin "Dude" and Billie Sue Wrather. He first married Mary Frances Adams. He and Jana Gwinn were married in 1980 in Wichita, Kan...
Albert Koerber (06/22/04)
Albert August Koerber, 63, of Mountain Grove, Mo., died Sunday, June 13, 2004, at his home, following a lengthy illness. He was born Aug. 13, 1940, in Cape Girardeau, son of Albert L. and Selma Overbeck Koerber. He and Charolette Gebo were married Aug. 27, 1994, in Las Vegas, Nev...
Ardray Williams (06/22/04)
Ardray "Toots" Williams, 92, of Jackson died Sunday, June 20, 2004, at Monticello House. He was born July 7, 1911, at Whitewater, son of Monroe and Helen Huffman Williams. He first married Beulah Hosea. He and Rose Helm were married March 31, 1974. She died June 13, 1999...
Dennis Abel (06/22/04)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Dennis T. Abel, 49, of Perryville died Sunday, June 20, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Sept. 5, 1954, in St. Louis, son of Gerald and Mary Eimman Abel. Abel was employed at T.G. Missouri Corp. He served in the U.S. Army...
Laveda Stepp (06/22/04)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Laveda Annette Stepp, 67, of Advance died Monday, June 21, 2004, at her home. She was born Oct. 18, 1936, in Advance, daughter of Dudley and Ida Miller McCullough. She and Paul Stepp Sr. were married Jan. 22, 1955. He died May 12, 2002...
Marie Neal (06/22/04)
Marie Heider Neal, 87, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, June 19, 2004, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Nov. 13, 1916, in St. Louis, daughter of William A. and Margaret Mayer Johnson. She and Earl L. Heider were married July 27, 1935. He died Oct. 10, 1962. She and James O. Neal were married June 24, 1963. He died May 23, 2002...
Michael Berkbuegler (06/22/04)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Michael Lynn Berkbuegler, 35, of St. Louis died Saturday, June 19, 2004, in St. Louis. He was born April 20, 1969, in Perryville, son of Lynn and Barbara Berkbuegler. He married Rachelle Burgess. Survivors include his wife; a son, Michael Berkbuegler; a daughter, Savannah Berkbuegler, both of the home; his father of Perryville; his mother, Barbara Nennemeyer of Fenton, Mo.; four sisters, Dawn Bresnan of Perryville, Jamie, Valeria and Amber Nennemeyer of Fenton; a brother, Billy Berkbuegler of Perryville; and paternal grandmother, Betty Boyd of Perryville.. ...
Ardray Williams (06/21/04)
Ardray "Toots" Williams, 92, of Jackson died Sunday, June 20, 2004, at the Monticello House in Jackson. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson.
Mae Jaeger (06/21/04)
Mae A. Jaeger, 99, of Jackson died Sunday, June 20, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center at Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson.
Marie Neal (06/21/04)
Marie L. Neal, 87, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, June 19, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center at Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at McCombs Funeral Home at Cape Girardeau.
Benjamin Batchelor (06/20/04)
Benjamin Batchelor was stillborn Friday, June 18, 2004, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. Batchelor was the son of Matthew Franklin and Christina Lee Ellinghouse Batchelor of Cape Girardeau. Survivors include his parents; a brother, Lucas Batchelor of the home; grandparents, Charles and Claire Ellinghouse and Frank and Sue Batchelor of Cape Girardeau; great-grandparents, Melba Louise Ellinghouse of Fredericktown, Mo., Ann Smith, Herman and Lela Loiseau, both of Cape Girardeau, and Pat Ocheskey of Sikeston, Mo.. ...
Helen Kimber (06/20/04)
DONGOLA, Ill. -- Helen Plott Kimber, 96, of Dongola died Friday, June 18, 2004, at Union County Nursing Home in Anna, Ill. She was born Sept. 24, 1907, in Balcom, Ill., daughter of Harvey Augustus and Edna Kimmel Plott. She and Frank Kimber were married June 5, 1932. He died March 3, 1975...
Mildred Jones (06/20/04)
ZALMA, Mo. -- Mildred Loyd Jones, 84, of St. Louis and formerly of Zalma, died Friday, June 18, 2004, at the home of her daughter in Affton, Mo. She was born Oct. 27, 1919, at Zalma, daughter of Oscar and Julia Dennis Loyd. Jones was a member of Brush Creek Southern Baptist Church near Zalma for the past 64 years...
Allan Davidson (06/20/04)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Floyd Allan Davidson, 45, of Sikeston, died Thursday, June 17, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born Jan. 30, 1959, in Sikeston to Shirley J. Davidson Miller and the late James A. Davidson. He and Susan J. Johnson were married June 9, 1978, in Sikeston...
Fred Golightly (06/20/04)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Fred Golightly, 83, of Chaffee died Friday, June 18, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born Jan. 16, 1921, in Chaffee, to the late Otto and Maude Doughty Golightly. He married Elizabeth "Betty" Allwood April 25, 1949. He was a retired fleet mechanic with Central Food Packing Co. and a World War II veteran of the U.S. Navy. He was a member of First Baptist Church in Chafffee and VFW Post 3127...
Ruth Kobler (06/19/04)
M. Ruth Miller Kobler, 82, of Marion, Ill., died Friday, June 18, 2004, at her home. Kobler was born Sept. 1, 1921, in Creal Springs, Ill., daughter of Harvey Bertrum and Lula Ann Schafer Riddle. She graduated from Marion High School. She and George W. Miller were married Feb. 14, 1942, in Jackson; he died Oct. 19, 1992. She and Raymond Kobler were married Feb. 22, 1997, in Marion...
Bob Hayes (06/19/04)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Bob G. Hayes, 75, of Jonesboro died Friday, June 18, 2004, at his home. He was born April 28, 1929, in Tulsa, Okla., son of Ova Owen and Lurena Webber Hayes. He and Doris M. Newton were married Aug. 8, 1970, in Cape Girardeau. She died Feb. 23, 2004...
Fred Golightly (06/19/04)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Fred Golightly, 83, of Chaffee died Friday, June 18, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee is in charge of arrangements.
Robert Hepburn (06/19/04)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Robert J. "Bob" Hepburn, 85, of Hollywood, Fla., died Monday, June 14, 2004, at Memorial Regional Hospital in Hollywood. He was born Sept. 7, 1918, in Chicago, son of Edward and Augusta Bermeister Hepburn. He and Virginia C. Penninger were married Oct. 7, 1939, in Chicago. She died June 17, 2003...
Marie Reiss (06/19/04)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Marie Aline Reiss, 94, died Thursday, June 17, 2004, at Perry County Nursing Home. She was born Feb. 14, 1910, at Brewer, Mo., daughter of Kenrick and Sarah E. Brewer Layton. She and Thomas J. Reiss were married April 20, 1940, at Brewer. He died Sept. 14, 1987...
Roberta McDowell (06/19/04)
Roberta Louise "Patty" McDowell, 89, of Jackson died Thursday, June 17, 2004, at Monticello House. She was born Feb. 7, 1915, at Shawneetown, daughter of Hugh Roy and Lulu Gladish Stevenson. She and Roy E. McDowell were married Oct. 12, 1935. He died Jan. 23, 1972...
Thelma Moss (06/19/04)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Thelma L. "Trip" Moss, 83, of Sikeston died Tuesday, June 15, 2004, at Riverways Manor in Van Buren, Mo. She was born April 19, 1921, in Gray Ridge, Mo., daughter of John and Lelia Tucker Triplett. She and Cecil W. Moss were married Nov. 3, 1945. He died Sept. 20, 1974...
Joan Schwartz (06/19/04)
Ruth "Joan" Schwartz, 73, of Scott City died Friday, June 18, 2004, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Dec. 24, 1930, in Yankton, S.D., daughter of James Frank and Alyce Ellen Fallon Ross. She and Albert George Schwartz Jr. were married May 24, 1955, at Benton, Mo. He died Nov. 23, 1969...
Richard Vogel (06/19/04)
Richard T. Vogel, 86, of Saxony Village died Thursday, June 17, 2004, at his home. He was born Oct. 28, 1917, at Pocahontas, son of Alfred and Ida Steiner Vogel. He and Betty Jane Foley were married Dec. 26, 1942, in Bend, Ore. She died in March 1970. He and JoAnn Mahaffey were married June 1, 1973...
Earl Obermann Jr. (06/19/04)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Earl Leon Obermann Jr., 52, of Chaffee died Wednesday, June 16, 2004, in the emergency room at St. Francis Medical Center. He was born July 19, 1951, in Cape Girardeau, son of Earl Leon and Virginia Marie Estes Obermann Sr. He and Linda Marie Foehr were married Oct. 28, 1981...
Jerry Mitchell (06/19/04)
Jerry R. Mitchell, 66, of Jackson passed away Thursday, June 17, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Aug. 24, 1937, in St. Louis, son of R.B. and Flora Mae Rose Mitchell. He and Velva "Vel" Ray were married June 16, 1956...
Cody Phillips (06/19/04)
MORLEY, Mo. -- Cody Lynn Phillips, 3, of Morley died Thursday, June 17, 2004, at St. Louis Children's Hospital. He was born Aug. 9, 2000, in Cape Girardeau, son of Daniel Lynn and Angela Marie Glueck Phillips. Cody was a member of Guardian Angel Catholic Church in Oran, Mo...
Earl Obermann Jr. (06/18/04)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Earl Leon Obermann Jr., 52, of Chaffee died Wednesday, June 16, 2004, in the emergency room at St. Francis Medical Center. He was born July 19, 1951, in Cape Girardeau, son of Earl Leon and Virginia Marie Estes Sr. He and Linda Marie Foehr were married Oct. 28, 1981...
Mildred McCabe (06/18/04)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Mildred McCabe, 93, of Tamms died Thursday, June 17, 2004, at Cedar Ridge Health Care Center in Lebanon, Ill. She was born March 25, 1911, in Elco, Ill., daughter of Scott and Mary White Mitchell. She married William McCabe, who died in 1971...
Edd Massey (06/18/04)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Thomas Edd Massey, 87, of Sikeston died Wednesday, June 16, 2004, at Miner Nursing Center. He was born Nov. 9, 1916, in Ayers, Miss., son of Phillip Turner and Solna Bell Garner Massey. He and Bertie Mae Carter were married Sept. 12, 1936, in Cardwell, Mo. She died June 30, 1995...
Rev. Franklin Bippus (06/18/04)
The Rev. Franklin H. Bippus, 57, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, June 16, 2004, at Life Care Center. He was born March 24, 1947, in Cape Girardeau, son of Lester H. and Freida Weber-James Bippus. He and Stella Bretthauer were married Dec. 3, 1965, in San Francisco, Calif...
James Bowman (06/18/04)
James Irvin Bowman, 74, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, June 17, 2004, at the Lutheran Home. He was born July 21, 1929, in Harrisburg, Pa., son of Wellington Roy and Blanche Miriam Churchman Bowman. Bowman was a 1947 graduate of Middletown High School in Middletown, Pa. He received a bachelor of science degree in industrial engineering from Lehigh University in 1951...
Lanora Blankenship (06/18/04)
Lanora Mae Blankenship, 81, of Oak Ridge died Thursday, June 17, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born June 26, 1922, at Essex, Mo., daughter of James D. and Clara Belle Trotter Hooks. She and O.D. Blankenship were married in 1942 in Piggott, Ark. He died in March 1957...
Roberta McDowell (06/18/04)
Roberta L. McDowell, 89, of Jackson died Thursday, June 17, 2004, at Monticello House. Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Joe Forman (06/17/04)
MATTHEWS, Mo. -- Joseph Gilbert "Joe" Forman, 74, of Matthews died Tuesday, June 15, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born March 1, 1930, in Amboy, Ill., son of Gilbert Andrew and Inez McElfresh Forman. He and Hazel Lorine Etheridge were married March 28, 1953, in Amboy...
Linda McDonough (06/17/04)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Linda Lue Conrad McDonough, 61, of Chaffee died Tuesday, June 15, 2004, at her home. She was born Dec. 8, 1942, at Randles, Mo., daughter of John W. and Mildred Brown Crowden. She and Hugh McDonough were married in August 1994. He died Oct. 3, 2003...
Rev. Franklin Bippus (06/17/04)
The Rev. Franklin H. Bippus, 57, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, June 16, 2004, at Life Care Center. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
John Brotherton (06/17/04)
PATTON, Mo. -- John Henry Brotherton, 77, of Patton died Wednesday, June 16, 2004, at his home. He was born Nov. 21, 1926, at Patton, son of Pink and Rella Seabaugh Brotherton. He and Vena Lou Green were married June 30, 1947. She died June 26, 1982...
Jessie Jenkins (06/17/04)
Jessie Alleen Jenkins, 73, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, June 14, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center. She was born April 18, 1931, at Gordonville, daughter of Louis Franklin and Cora Emma Henderson Wilson. Jenkins had worked in housekeeping at Southeast Missouri State University...
Nina Massey (06/17/04)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Nina Joan "Joann" Massey, 65, of Advance died Wednesday, June 16, 2004, at Advance Nursing Center. She was born Oct. 3, 1938, at Greenbrier, Mo., daughter of Wiley and Pearline Cato Massey. She was raised as a daughter by Floyd Kassinger...
Ronald Soehlig (06/16/04)
In loving memory, we celebrate the life of Ronald James Soehlig, 61, of Pekin, Ill., who passed away May 25, 2004. A memorial service was held June 4, 2004, at South Pekin General Baptist Church in Pekin. Ronnie was born Aug. 4, 1942, in Albuquerque, N.M., son of Floyd J. and Rosemary Schlegel Soehlig of Jacksonville, Fla...
Jerry Sample (06/16/04)
Jerry B. Sample, 68, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, June 15, 2004, at his home. He was born Sept. 27, 1935, in Cape Girardeau, son of Rufus and Lucille Stotler Sample. He married Molly Kester, who died in 1982. He later married Lillian Huskey Busch Oct. 29, 1988, in Cape Girardeau...
Glen Ramsey (06/16/04)
NEW MADRID, Mo. -- Glen Ramsey, 87, of New Madrid, Mo., died Monday, June 14, 2004, at St. Louis University Hospital. He was born March 8, 1917, in Advance, Mo., son of Jasper and Irene Lape Ramsey. He and Della Street were married Nov. 5, 1939, at Risco, Mo...
Ella Busche (06/16/04)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Ella Mae Busche, 96, of Virginia Beach, Va., died Tuesday, June 15, 2004, at the home of her daughter. She was born Aug. 16, 1907, at Kelso, Mo., daughter of Frank and Lena Glasser Brennecke. She married Lynn "Pete" Busch. The Busches owned and operated a grocery store many years at Zalma, Mo. She retired as a clerk for the Wallis Family Store in Marble Hill. She was formerly of Marble Hill...
James DeBerry (06/16/04)
James A. DeBerry, 43, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, June 14, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center. He was born April 22, 1961, at Caruthersville, Mo., son of James Bates and Geraldine DeBerry. Survivors include a son, Demetrius DeBerry; two daughters, Mylia and Lakita DeBerry, all of Decatur; his mother; three brothers, Tommy, Tyrone and John DeBerry; and a sister, Jennifer DeBerry, all of Cape Girardeau...
Jerry Hoxworth (06/16/04)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Jerry Franklin Hoxworth, 63, of Marble Hill died Saturday, June 12, 2004, at Life Care Center. He was born Aug. 30, 1940, at Canton, Mo., son of Paul E. and Mary Lou Grampp Hoxworth. He worked at General Motors in St. Louis. He was a member of Bollinger County and Cape Girardeau County search and rescue...
Jewell Helmer (06/16/04)
Jewell L. Helmer, 84, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, June 12, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center. She was born March 6, 1920, in Jackson, daughter of Elvin and Hattie Scheper Headrick. She married John Helmer, who preceded her in death. Helmer worked with her husband at the former Holiday Inn restaurant, retiring after 20 years...
Shannon Moore (06/16/04)
Shannon W. Moore, 24, of Imperial, Mo., died Sunday, June 13, 2004, in an automobile accident near Imperial. He was born March 6, 1980, in St. Louis, son of Randy D. and Marilyn I. Otto Moore. Moore was a cell phone salesman with SBC. Survivors include his parents of Imperial; a brother, Kevin Moore of Imperial; paternal grandparents, Ervin and Juanita Moore of Oak Ridge; and maternal grandfather, John Otto of Festus, Mo...
David Pobst (06/16/04)
BENTON, Mo. -- David E. Pobst, 49, of Benton died Monday, June 14, 2004, at his home. He was born Oct. 6, 1954, in Sikeston, Mo., son of Eugene H. and Judy Ann Heath Pobst. He and Diane Lumley were married March 31, 1994, in Wickliffe, Ky. Pobst worked for Diebold Orchards and received his Master Gardener certificate. He farmed and was a van driver for Heartland Care Rehab Center in Cape Girardeau...
Michael Brashear (06/16/04)
Michael Edward Brashear, 41, of O'Fallon, Mo., died Monday, June 14, 2004, at his home. He was born March 4, 1963, in San Diego, Calif., son of Dick and Barbara Louise Diebold Brashear. Brashear was manager of field operations at Century Telephone of Wentzville, Mo...
Linda McDonough (06/16/04)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Linda McDonough, 61, of Chaffee died Tuesday, June 15, 2004, at her home. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee is in charge of arrangements.
Oscar Stein (06/15/04)
Oscar Stein, 77, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, June 12, 2004, at Heartland Care Rehab Center. He was born Jan. 3, 1927, in Cape Girardeau, son of Oscar C. and Bertha Gibson Stein. He and LaVerne Illers were married May 15, 1955, in Jackson. She died March 25, 1980...
Delphine Uhrhan (06/15/04)
Delphine Christine Uhrhan, 86, of Scott City died Monday, June 14, 2004, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Jan. 18, 1918, at Kelso, Mo., daughter of Mike and Johanna Bles Enderle. She and Vincent Adam Uhrhan were married July 10, 1948, at Kelso...
Lela Anderson (06/15/04)
Lela Geraldine Anderson, 86, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, June 14, 2004, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. She was born Aug. 7, 1917, at Piedmont, Mo., daughter of Walter and Letha Powers Asberry. She and Carl A. Anderson were married Oct. 7, 1962, in St. Charles, Ill. He died in 1984...
Alva Davis (06/15/04)
DONGOLA, Ill. -- Alva Marie Davis, 85, of Rockport, Ind., died Saturday, June 12, 2004, at the home of a daughter in Rockport. She was born Oct. 27, 1918, at Perks, Ill., daughter of Herman and Virgie Miller Sowers. She was formerly of Dongola, Ill...
Harold Mayberry (06/14/04)
JONEBORO, Ill. -- Harold D. Mayberry, 70, of Jonesboro died Saturday, June 12, 2004, at the VA Medical Center at Marion, Ill. He was born Feb. 10, 1934, at Jonesboro, son of Charles and Clola Brown Mayberry. He and Caran Tellor were married in 1983 at Cape Girardeau...
Mildred Parker (06/14/04)
VILLA RIDGE, Ill. -- Mildred C. Parker, 90, of Pulaski, Ill., died Saturday, June 12, 2004, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born April 27, 1914, at Mounds, Ill., daughter of Herbert and Velma Dacus Melton. She and Orlan Parker were married for 60 years. He died Aug. 7, 1995...
Marilyn Barge (06/14/04)
ORAN, Mo. -- Marilyn Ressel Barge, 55, of Hermitage, Tenn., and formerly of Oran, died Friday, June 11, 2004, at National Healthcare Corp. in Brentwood, Tenn. She was born April 4, 1949, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Roman and Marie Duenne Ressel. She married Larry G. Barge in 1982...
Hinkle Ridings (06/14/04)
Hinkle Collantha Ridings, 75, of Jackson died Sunday, June 13, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was the son of Everett and Clara Williams Ridings and grew up in the Hurricane community of Bollinger County. He moved to Jackson in 1963, working for the Litzelfelner Poultry Co. and later the Jackson School District R-2 in maintenance and custodial work. He retired in 1994...
Harold Mayberry (06/13/04)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Harold Mayberry, 70, of Jonesboro died Saturday, June 12, 2004, at the VA Hospital in Marion, Ill. Funeral arrangements are pending at Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro.
Marilyn Barge (06/13/04)
Marilyn Barge, 55, of Nashville, Tenn., and formerly of Oran, Mo., died Friday, June 11, 2004, in Nashville. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Oran.
Mary Farris (06/13/04)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Mary Jeanette "Nette" Farris, 75, of Jonesboro died Friday, June 11, 2004, at her home. She was born Sept. 9, 1928, at Wolf Lake, Ill., daughter of Samuel and Mary Della Brothers Boshera. She and Fred Chester Farris were married Nov. 20, 1949. He died Dec. 26, 1961...
Eugene Cavitt (06/13/04)
ANNA, Ill. -- Eugene Cavitt, 85, of Anna died Friday, June 11, 2004, at Union County Hospital in Anna. He was born Aug. 2, 1918, at Anna, son of George and Ava Koonce Cavitt. He and Clara Farris were married July 4, 1932, at Cape Girardeau. He was a construction welder, a member of a Pentecostal church, the Anna Masonic Lodge 520 AF&AM and the United Mine Workers Union of America...
Sue Thompson (06/13/04)
Clara Sue Thompson, 61, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, June 12, 2004, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Mo. She was born Sept. 16, 1942, at Essex, Mo., daughter of Harold and Jewell Irene Nichols Hooks. She and Benny Royce Thompson were married June 23, 1960, at Tijuana, Mexico. He died Dec. 26, 1995...
Mildred Parker (06/13/04)
Mildred Parker, 90, of Pulaski, Ill., died Saturday, June 12, 2004, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are pending at Jones Funeral Home in Villa Ridge, Ill.
Ethan Schott (06/13/04)
Ethan Thomas Reid Schott, 12, of Jackson passed away Friday, June 11, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, due to injuries sustained in an accident. Ethan was born Sept. 27, 1991, in Cape Girardeau, Mo., son of Thomas L. and Marilyn Gerecke Schott...
Jimmie Gore (06/12/04)
MATTHEWS, Mo. -- Jimmie Mays Gore, 73, of Matthews died Wednesday, June 9, 2004, at his home. He was born Aug. 28, 1930, at Matthews, son of Raymond R. and Bertha P. Mays Gore. He and Bertha Burrell were married Dec. 21, 1956. Gore moved to Matthews four years ago from East Prairie, Mo. He was a retired maintenance worker with Teamsters Local 688 in St. Louis...
Verman Bagbey (06/12/04)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Verman Bagbey, 97, of Advance died Friday, June 11, 2004, at Advance Nursing Center. He was born July 6, 1906, at Dongola, Mo., son of Floyd and Bertha Aldridge Bagbey. He and Esther Proffer were married March 1, 1932. She died April 6, 1988...
Ethan Schott (06/12/04)
Ethan Thomas Reid Schott, 12, of Jackson died Friday, June 11, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center as the result of an accident. Friends may call at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Zion Lutheran Cemetery in Gordonvile...
Venzill Slaughter (06/12/04)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Venzill Slaughter, 67, of Sikeston died Thursday, June 10, 2004, at his home. He was born Dec. 13, 1936, in Flint, Mich., son of William and Clara Slaughter. He and Betty Bolden were married Oct. 25, 1993. Slaughter lived in Scott County most of his life...
Jerry Jones (06/12/04)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Jerry Rodney Jones, 73, of Boomer, W.Va., formerly of Sikeston, died Thursday, June 10, 2004, at Charleston Area Memorial Hospital in Charleston, W.Va. He was the son of Carmelita Jones. He and Leatha Landers were married June 24, 1956, at Canalou, Mo...
Bonnie Sheets (06/11/04)
FARMINGTON, Mo. -- Bonnie R. Lyerla Sheets, 58, of Farmington, formerly of Alto Pass, Ill, died Thursday, June 10, 2004, at Missouri Baptist Hospital in St. Louis. She was born June 27, 1945, in Alto Pass, daughter of Leland E. and Myrtle Sisk Lyerla. She married Robert Gerald Sheets in Flat River, Mo...
Bennie Owens (06/11/04)
ZALMA, Mo. -- Bennie Lee Owens, 67, of Zalma died Thursday, June 10, 2004, at the John J. Pershing VA Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. He was born Nov. 22, 1936, in Greenbrier, Mo., son of James and Pearl Herrill Owens. He married Mary Abreu July 6, 1961. She died May 24, 1998...
Carol Lee (06/11/04)
Carol R. Lee, 65, of Cairo died Thursday, June 10, 2004, at her home. She was born March 29, 1935, at Cairo, daughter of Earl and Mary Owens Verble. She was a member of the Community Chapel Church in Urbandale, Ill. Survivors include her husband, Walter F. Lee of Cairo; three sons, Walter F. Lee Jr. and Jerry Dale Lee, both of Houston, Texas, Kevin Ray Lee of Cairo; her mother, Mary Verble and her sister Beverly Neeble, both of Sullivan, Ill...
Mary Kelley (06/11/04)
ANNA, Ill. -- Mary K. Kelley, 79, of Anna died Wednesday, June 9, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born April 21, 1925, in Rattle, Ill., daughter of Milton Mark and Helen Lulu Rendleman Hubbs. She and Woodrow Kelley were married Nov. 8, 1941, in Jackson, Mo. He died Aug. 3, 1991...
Mike Angle (06/11/04)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Michael Gene Angle, 44, of Sikeston died Wednesday, June 9, 2004, at his home. He was born Aug. 25, 1959, in Fort Benning, Ga., son of Dorma G. and Sue Clinton Angle. Angle was a 1978 graduate of Sikeston High School. Survivors include a son, Matthew Angle of Sikeston, and his parents of Sikeston...
Floye Terrell (06/11/04)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Floye L. Terrell, 92, of Sikeston died Wednesday, June 9, 2004. She was born May 18, 1912, in Ballard County, Ky., daughter of Charles and Lady Elrod Skinner. She and William D. Terrell Jr. were married May 7, 1928, in Charleston, Mo. He died Sept. 29, 1987...
Carolyn Whitfield (06/11/04)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Carolyn Mae Whitfield, 73, of Chaffee died Wednesday, June 9, 2004, at her home. She was born Oct. 12, 1930, at Puxico, Mo., daughter of Harvey Leroy and Jessie Marie Litzelfelner Burnett. She and Henry Joseph Whitfield were married Oct. 5, 1953. He died Jan. 6, 1989...
Jeffrey Maguire (06/11/04)
Jeffrey S. Maguire, 49, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, June 9, 2004, at Barnes Hospital in St. Louis, from injuries received in a tractor accident. Jeffrey was the son of Edward and Patricia Maguire. He married Donna H. Baumann. He was a partner in the law firm of Cook, Barkett, Maguire and Ponder in Cape Girardeau...
Kay Hubbard (06/10/04)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Anita Kay Hubbard, 55, of Advance died Tuesday, June 8, 2004, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center North in Poplar Bluff, Mo. She was born March 9, 1949, at Crowder, Mo., daughter of Wilbert Abraham and Gladys Rachael Bell Gossett. She and George Hubbard Jr. were married Dec. 31, 1966, at Vanduser, Mo...
Carlin Phelps (06/10/04)
Carlin F. Phelps, 77, of St. Louis died Tuesday, June 8, 2004, at deGreeff Hospice House at St. Anthony's Hospital in St. Louis. He was born Sept. 17, 1926, at Burfordville, son of Chester F. and Jettie L. Jones Phelps. He married the former Doris Buttram...
Ella Walker (06/10/04)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Ella Clarine Walker, 82, of Marble Hill, Mo., died Wednesday, June 9, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Sept. 14,1921, at Caruthersville, Mo., daughter of Robert A. and Alice Costilo Jones. She married the Rev. Emerson Walker March 31, 1951, at Bowling Green, Ohio...
Patricia McDermott (06/10/04)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Patricia A. McDermott, 75, of Perryville died Wednesday, June 9, 2004, at her home. She was born Feb. 12, 1929, in St. Louis, daughter of Hugh and Adele Costello Finnegan. She and Dr. Alfred E. McDermott were married Sept. 18, 1954. He died Feb. 21, 1998...
Carolyn Whitfield (06/10/04)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Carolyn M. Whitfield, 73, of Chaffee died Wednesday, June 9, 2004, at her home. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee is in charge of arrangements.
Frances Glisson (06/10/04)
Frances Mae Glisson, 82, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, June 9, 2004, at Heartland Care and Rehab in Cape Girardeau. Glisson was born Nov. 14, 1921, in Tampa, Fla., daughter of Benjamin G. and Anna May Barrington Kersey. She married Willard Glisson July 15, 1972, in Adel, Ga. He preceded her in death...
Paul Cook (06/10/04)
Paul William Cook, 83, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, June 8, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center. He was born Jan. 12, 1921, in Cape Girardeau, son of Curran and Ofa Louise Windeknecht Cook. He and Maudaline Randolph were married May 8, 1942, at Benton, Mo...
Judy Burden (06/10/04)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Judy Sheryl Goode Burden, 55, died at 8:20 a.m., June 9, 2004, at her residence in Sikeston after a yearlong battle with colon cancer. She was born Sept. 28, 1948, in Sikeston, the youngest daughter of Hugh and Shirley Landers Goode, who survive. She was the beautiful wife of James G. Burden of Sikeston, who survives...
Ruth Deneke (06/10/04)
Ruth A. Deneke, 81, formerly of Gordonville, passed away Tuesday, June 8, 2004, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 1, 1922, in Jackson, daughter of Albert and Ida Thoma Neumeyer. She and Orville Deneke were married Dec. 10, 1942. He passed away Feb. 19, 1996...
Coleta Buhs (06/10/04)
Coleta L. Buhs, 95, died Monday, June 7, 2004, at Monticello House in Jackson. She was born May 23, 1909, in Scott County, Mo., daughter of William Louis and Rosalia Ziegler Buhs. Miss Buhs had been a seamstress in a garment factory. Formerly of Cape Girar-deau, she was a member of St. Mary's Cathedral and its Council of Catholic Women...
Harry Wyman Jr. (06/10/04)
Harry Anson Wyman Jr., 60, formerly of Pocahontas, passed away Tuesday, June 8, 2004, at his home in Jackson. He was born Oct. 15, 1943, in St. Louis, son of Harry Anson and Anna Balke Wyman Sr. Harry was inducted into the U.S. Army 101st Airborne Division in St. ...
Vivian Proffer (06/10/04)
Vivian M. Proffer, 92, of Crump passed away Tuesday, June 8, 2004, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau, where she had been a resident since March 2004. Prior to moving to the Lutheran Home, she lived five years with her daughter in St. Charles, Mo...
Edmond Howard (06/10/04)
Edmond N. Howard, 89, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, June 8, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born Aug. 1, 1914, in California, Mo., son of Charley Floyd and Monnie McDaniel Howard. He and Martha A. Hockersmith were married Nov. 6, 1954, in Hernando, Miss...
Ronald Bryant (06/10/04)
Ronald P. Bryant, 56, of Grand Chute, Wis., passed away Sunday, June 6, 2004, at his home. He was born Dec. 15, 1947, in Springfield, Ill., son of Palmer and Flossie Luttrel Bryant. He married Jerris Raffety April 12, 2003, on the beach at Tybee Island, Ga., prior to moving to Wisconsin...
Vivian Proffer (06/09/04)
Vivian M. Proffer, 92, of Crump died Tuesday, June 8, 2004, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Feb. 7, 1912, at Crump, daughter of Marion F. and Lillie Mae Ackman Craft. She and Lloyd Proffer were married Feb. 20, 1930. He died Dec. 29, 1981...
Coleta Buhs (06/09/04)
Coleta L. Buhs, 95, died Monday, June 7, 2004, at Monticello House in Jackson. She was born May 23, 1909, in Scott County, Mo., daughter of William Louis and Rosalia Ziegler Buhs. Buhs had been a seamstress in a garment factory. Formerly of Cape Girardeau, she was a member of St. Mary's Cathedral and its Council of Catholic Women...
Curtis McIntire (06/09/04)
Curtis E. McIntire, 83, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, June 6, 2004, at his home. He was born June 6, 1921, at Little Prairie, Mo., son of Sam and Clare Mae Kerr McIntire. He and Audrey L. Grim were married June 27, 1942. McIntire had worked at the former International Shoe Co. 23 years, and in the power plant at Southeast Missouri State University 21 years, retiring in 1985. He was a member of Hobbs Chapel United Methodist Church...
Gerald Casper (06/09/04)
COBDEN, Ill. -- Gerald R. Casper, 62, of Cobden died Monday, June 7, 2004, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Ind. He was born June 5, 1942, in Cobden, son of Adolphus Lewis "Jimmy" and Florence Esther Kelley Casper. He and Martha L. Hileman were married July 30, 1966, in Joliet, Ill...
Harry Wyman Jr. (06/09/04)
Harry Anson Wyman Jr., 60, of Jackson died Tuesday, June 8, 2004, at his home. McCombs Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Effie Foster (06/09/04)
OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- Effie M. Foster, 97, of Olive Branch died Monday, June 7, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Jan. 24, 1907, in Alexander County, Ill., daughter of Lewis and Eva Westerman Twente. She and Henry Foster were married in 1925. He died in 1978...
Sylvia Parker (06/09/04)
CHARLESTON, Mo. -- Sylvia Lee Parker, 64, of Charleston died Monday, June 7, 2004, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. She was born Sept. 11, 1939, in Salcedo, Mo., daughter of Harvey Christopher and Lena Geneva Riley Wilson. She and James W. Parker were married July 9, 1960. He died Sept. 27, 1997...
Paul Cook (06/09/04)
Paul William Cook, 83, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, June 8, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center. Friends may call at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Naomi Grace (06/08/04)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Naomi Ruth Grace, 48, of Sikeston died Sunday, June 6, 2004, at her home. She was born Dec. 24, 1955, at Matthews, Mo., daughter of Gladstone and Alice Young Bohannon. She married Tommy Earl Grace. Grace was a member of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints...
Curtis McIntire (06/08/04)
Curtis E. McIntire, 83, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, June 6, 2004, at his home. McCombs Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau is in charge of arrangements.
Doris Clayton (06/08/04)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Doris E. Clayton, 65, of Sikeston died Saturday, June 5, 2004, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. She was born Dec. 27, 1938, in New Madrid, Mo., daughter of John P. and Pearlie Young Allen. She and James Clayton were married April 21, 1961...
Effie Foster (06/08/04)
OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- Effie Foster, 97, of Olive Branch died Monday, June 7, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Friends may call at Crain Funeral Home in Tamms, Ill., from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, and after 10 a.m. Thursday at Trinity Assembly of God Church in Olive Branch...
Minnie Gadberry (06/08/04)
ORAN, Mo. -- Minnie Alice Gadberry, 85, of Oran died Sunday, June 6, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born March 8, 1919, in Lamar, Ark., daughter of James and Harriet Hull Terry. She and William David Gadberry were married April 5, 1941. He died April 14, 1972...
Doris Baggett (06/07/04)
Doris D. Baggett, 96, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, June 5, 2004, at the Lutheran Home. She was born May 26, 1908, at Fort Smith, Ark., daughter of Millard and Blanche Rector Magruder. She and James "Jim" Baggett were married May 16, 1927, at Fort Smith. He died March 30, 1989...
Violet Nanney (06/07/04)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Violet R. Nanney, 69, of Advance died Saturday, June 5, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 10, 1934, at Randles, daughter of Walter and Annie Wallis McCormick. She and Cecil Nanney were married Feb. 21, 1953, at Marble Hill, Mo...
Minnie Gadberry (06/07/04)
ORAN, Mo. -- Minnie Alice Gadberry, 85, of Oran died Sunday, June 6, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born March 8, 1919, in Lamar, Ark., daughter of James and Harriet Hull Terry. She and William David Gadberry were married April 5, 1941. He died April 14, 1972...
Jessie McIntosh (06/06/04)
Jessie "Vicki" Mae McIntosh, 75, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, June 5, 2004, at Life Care Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born July 18, 1928, at Cape Girardeau, daughter of Clarence W. and Ethel Cameron Morris Sr. She and James McIntosh were married Oct. 17, 1945, at Piggott, Ark; he died March 8, 1999...
Myrna Carter (06/06/04)
ANNA, Ill. -- Myrna L. Carter, 71, of Anna died Friday, June 4, 2004, at her home. She was born Sept. 5, 1932, at Marion, Ill., daughter of Edward and Mildred Brazill. She and Crawford Eugene "Red" Carter were married Dec. 18, 1954; he died March 5, 1978...
Ruth Pfefferkorn (06/06/04)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Ruth Ervin Pfefferkorn, 89, of Chaffee died Friday, June 4, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Dec. 31, 1914, at Cape Girardeau, daughter of Edward Marion and Mary Leona Crump Ervin. She and E. "Mike" Pfefferkorn were married on Dec. 31, 1938; he preceded her in death on Dec. 17, 1986...
Glenwood Creglow (06/06/04)
Glenwood H. Creglow, 91, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, June 5, 2004, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. He was born Nov. 5, 1912, at Cantwell, Mo., son of James and Minnie Hutson Creglow. He and Helen Robinson were married Dec. 24, 1937, at St. Louis; she preceded him in death on June 16, 1997...
Stella Garnett (06/06/04)
Stella M. Garnett, 89, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, June 4, 2004, at Cape Town Assisted Living Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Feb. 25, 1915, at Honaker Va., the daughter of John and Emina Wilson Hubbard. She had been the owner and operator of a mango orchard in Lakeworth, Fla...
Stella Garnett (06/05/04)
Stella M. Garnett, 89, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, June 4, 2004, at Cape Town Assisted Living Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Feb. 25, 1915, at Honaker Va., the daughter of John and Emina Wilson Hubbard. She had been the owner and operator of a mango orchard in Lakeworth, Fla...
Loren Cato (06/05/04)
Loren "Jack" Cato, 75, of Sacramento, Calif., died Friday, May 21, 2004, at his home. He was born in Cape Girardeau, son of Arthur and Alma Cardwell Cato. Cato was a graduate of John S. Cobb School, and former member of St. James AME Church. He served in the U.S. Air Force more than 20 years...
Charles Heuring (06/05/04)
NEW HAMBURG, Mo. -- Charles J. Heuring, 84, of New Hamburg died Thursday, June 3, 2004, on the family farm. He was born Feb. 19, 1920, at Kelso, Mo., son of Lawrence and Clara Gosche Heuring. He and Lucille J. Westrich were married Oct. 26, 1946. She died Jan. 22, 1991...
Ruth Pfefferkorn (06/05/04)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Ruth Pfefferkorn, 89, of Chaffee died Friday, June 4, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee.
Euda Russom (06/04/04)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Euda M. Russom, 89, of Sikeston died Thursday, June 3, 2004, at Miner Nursing Center. She was born Sept. 6, 1914, in Henderson, Tenn., daughter of William A. and Flora Chumney Kennedy. She and Henry L. Russom were married April 29, 1934, in Milledgeville, Tenn. He died Dec. 11, 1987...
Brenda Shewmaker (06/04/04)
EAST PRAIRIE, Mo. -- Brenda Louise Shewmaker, 52, of East Prairie died Thursday, June 3, 2004, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. She was born March 21, 1952, in East Prairie, daughter of Syrus and Louise Manning Redfering. She lived all her life in East Prairie and was employed by the Gates Rubber Co. in Charleston until ill health forced her to retire last fall...
John Gardner (06/04/04)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- John Lewis Gardner, 75, of Jonesboro died Wednesday, June 2, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 9, 1928, south of Jonesboro, son of Lewis and Anna M. Ditter Gardner. He and Wanda L. Kelley were married March 27, 1949, in Jonesboro...
Hazel Bethune (06/04/04)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Hazel S. Bethune, 97, died Wednesday, June 2, 2004, at Charleston Manor in Charleston, Mo. She was born Aug. 27, 1906, in Sikeston, daughter of Jesse P. and Mary Etta Holland Weekley. She and Charles R. Bethune Sr. were married Aug. 27, 1926. He died Feb. 28, 1972...
Walter Wilson (06/04/04)
Walter A. Wilson, 73, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, June 1, 2004. He was born June 27, 1930, in Mount Pleasant, Tenn., son of Betty Wilson. He and Mildred M. "Midge" Johnson were married in 1950. Wilson had worked at Esicar Meat Market, for the Naeter family almost 20 years, and at the Southeast Missourian newspaper from 1966 until retiring in 1992...
Marie Prince (06/04/04)
Marie Prince, 99, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, June 3, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center. She was born Jan. 9, 1905, in Dongola, Ill., daughter of Paul and Mary Corzine Lingle. She and Coy Prince were married Sept. 22, 1928, in Cairo, Ill. He died Sept. 8, 1979...
Charles Heuring (06/04/04)
NEW HAMBURG, Mo. -- Charles J. Heuring, 84, of New Hamburg died Thursday, June 3, 2004, at the family farm. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee, Mo., is in charge of arrangements.
L.E. King (06/03/04)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- L.E. King, 82, of Sikeston died Wednesday, June 2, 2004, at Clearview Nursing Center. He was born Dec. 27, 1921, in Searcy, Ark., son of Homer Lee and Blanche Anne Pate King Sr. He and Lillian Martha Harder were married Sept. 21, 1940, in Blytheville, Ark. She died Dec. 8, 2001...
Orliner Taylor (06/03/04)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Orliner Taylor, 78, died May 28, 2004 at her home. She was born Nov. 15, 1925, daughter of Isaac and Goldie Armstrong McGee in Evadale, Ark. She married Willie Taylor Sr. in 1938. He preceded her in death. She had lived in Missouri for over 20 years...
William Moit (06/03/04)
ZALMA, Mo. -- William H. "Bill" Moit, 94, of Zalma died Tuesday, June 1, 2004, at Puxico Nursing Center in Puxico, Mo. He was born April 17, 1910, at Chaffee, Mo., son of William H. Moit. He and Mary Nation were married May 1, 1945, in Greene County, Ark. She died June 30, 1999...
Billy Ferrier (06/03/04)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Billy Plambeck Ferrier, 32, of Tamms died Thursday, May 27, 2004, at his home. He was born Oct. 27, 1971, in McHenry, Ill., son of Norman and Sandy Riggs Ferrier. Ferrier had been a chef. Survivors include his father of Tamms; his mother of Phoenix, Ariz.; two sisters, Carol Maldonado of Elco, Ill., Constance Deal of Colorado Springs, Colo.; and paternal grandmother, Margaret Christensen of Monticello, Ind...
David Lawrence (06/03/04)
SEDGEWICKVILLE, Mo. -- David M. Lawrence, 80, of Sedgewickville died Tuesday, June 1, 2004, at his home. He was born June 14, 1923, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, son of William R. and Bertha Nichols Lawrence. He and Gladys Bollinger were married Dec. 25, 1958, at Crystal City, Mo...
Richard Bowers (06/03/04)
Richard H. Bowers, 94, of Burfordville died Thursday, May 27, 2004, at Monticello House in Jackson. He was born June 12, 1909, in Oriole, Mo., son of Henry W. and Freida Whittaker Bowers. Bowers was employed by the former C.J. Reisenbichler Lumber Co. in Cape Girardeau, and 25 years at the former Leming Lumber Co. in Cape Girardeau as a machinist and finish carpenter, retiring in 1974. He was also engaged in farming at Burfordville...
Madra Henry (06/03/04)
Madra Lea Henry, 77, died Tuesday, June 1, 2004, at Monticello House in Jackson. She was born Oct. 24, 1926, at Delta, daughter of Luther and Ivah Deweese Schafer. She and Harvey Henry were married in 1949 in Memphis, Tenn. He died Feb. 19, 1998. Survivors include a son, Steve Henry of Cape Girardeau; a daughter, Terry Stolte of Fenton, Mo.; a brother, Donald "Donk" Schafer of St. Louis; two grandchildren, Haleigh Stolte and Joshua Stolte of Fenton...
Ernest Weems (06/03/04)
EAST PRAIRIE, Mo. -- Ernest Ray "Bo" Weems, 77, of East Prairie died Monday, May 31, 2004, at his home. He was born Oct. 16, 1926, in Ridgely, Tenn., son of James Irl and Beulah Odell Stinnett Weems. He and Mildred Marie Parden were married Nov. 23, 1946...
June Watson (06/02/04)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- June C. Watson, 79, of Sikeston died Tuesday, June 1, 2004, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. She was born June 24, 1924, at Morley, Mo., daughter of C.D. and Gladys Lee Cummins. She married J.R. "Jerry" Watson. Watson was a member of First Baptist Church...
Frances Tinsley (06/02/04)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Frances Louise Tinsley, 76, of Mounds died Tuesday, June 1, 2004, at her home. She was born Sept. 5, 1927, in Charleston, Mo., daughter of Roy and Oma Dyer Deline. She and Louis "Doc" Murphy were married Nov. 11, 1943. He died in 1978. She later married Frank Tinsley May 24, 1980...
Richard Bowers (06/02/04)
Richard H. Bowers, 94, of Burfordville died Thursday, May 27, 2004, at Monticello House in Jackson. He was born June 12, 1909, at Oriole, Mo., son of Henry W. and Freida Whittaker Bowers. He married Ada Inez Jones, who preceded him in death. He also married Lillian Beatrice Sides, who preceded him in death...
Ora Slover (06/02/04)
MARQUAND, Mo. -- Ora Lee Slover, 82, of Marquand died Monday, May 31, 2004, at her home. She was born Dec. 9, 1921, at Marquand, daughter of the Rev. Jesse A. and Pairlee Farmer Yount. She and Milford S. Slover were married Nov. 17, 1943, at Marble Hill, Mo...
Milton King (06/02/04)
THEBES, Ill. -- Milton "Joe" King, 50, of Thebes died Monday, May 31, 2004, at his home. He was born Dec. 27, 1953, son of Gaylon and Pauline Newbolds King. King was a mechanic. Survivors include a daughter, Karen King of Washington; a son, Joseph King of Washington; his parents of Thebes; four sisters, Donna Wagner of Cape Girardeau, Mary King and Sheila Mobley of Tamms, Ill., Tammie King of Thebes; two brothers, Donald King of Thebes, and Mike King of Oxford, Ala...
Shirley Hopper (06/02/04)
ORAN, Mo. -- Shirley Marie Hopper, 57, of Oran died Sunday, May 30, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born April 1, 1947, in St. Louis, daughter of George and Virginia Masters Worley. She and Merle Hopper were married March 6, 1965, at Sikeston, Mo...
Kathy Fischer (06/02/04)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Kathy A. Fischer, 44, of Perryville died Monday, May 31, 2004, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. She was born Oct. 21, 1959, at Perryville, daughter of Troy S. and Mildred Glaub Kiefer. She and Bill J. Fischer were married July 9, 1983...
Arnold Pulliam (06/02/04)
Arnold Wilson Pulliam, 91, of Jackson passed away Sunday, May 30, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born March 20, 1913, near Millersville, son of John and Fronie Looney Pulliam. He and Beulah James were married July 13, 1935. She passed away Sept. 8, 1991...
Arnold Guzman (06/02/04)
ORAN, Mo. -- Arnold Guzman, 68, of Oran died Sunday, May 30, 2004, at his home. He was born Dec. 14, 1935, in San Antonio, Texas, son of Cercencio Guzman and Ysidra Garcia Guzman. He and Emma Sauceda were married July 27, 1956. She died Dec. 17, 2003...
Emma Huffman (06/02/04)
Emma Lee Huffman, 79, of Jackson passed away Tuesday, June 1, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Oct. 24, 1924, at Kennett, Mo., daughter of Louie T. and Mary Blanch Thacker Young. She and the Rev. Arvil Huffman were married Feb. 12, 1944. He died Sept. 2, 1998...
Mack Haynie (06/02/04)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Mack D. Haynie, 78, of Advance died Tuesday, June 1, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 16, 1925, at McGee, Mo., son of Roy and Pearl McGee Haynie Sr. He and Betty DeCelis were married Oct. 29, 1948, at Puxico, Mo...
Billy Ferrier (06/01/04)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Billy Plambeck Ferrier, 32, of Tamms died Thursday, May 27, 2004, at his home. Arrangements are pending with Crain Funeral Home in Tamms.
Kezia Nelson (06/01/04)
VILLA RIDGE, Ill. -- Kezia Nelson, 38, of Villa Ridge died Thursday, May 27, 2004, at her home. Funeral will be at 1 p.m. today at Heavenly Gates Funeral Home in Cairo, Ill. Burial will be at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at National Cemetery in Mound City, Ill...
Arnold Pulliam (06/01/04)
Arnold Wilson Pulliam, 91, of Jackson died Sunday, May 30, 2004, at St. Francis Medical Center. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson. The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Benny Wilson (06/01/04)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Benny L. Wilson, 94, of St. Charles, Mo., formerly of Cairo, died Saturday, May 29, 2004, at Parkside Meadows Nursing Home in St. Charles. He was born Oct. 21, 1909, in DuQuoin, Ill., son of Benjamin and Effie Bowlen Wilson. He married Helen Lefever and was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Cairo...
Marion Cook (06/01/04)
Marion "Red" Cook, 64, of Whitewater passed away Sunday, May 30, 2004, at his home. He was born Oct. 23, 1939, in Crump, son of Andrew B. and Lillian L. Gartung Cook. On Jan. 1, 1964, he married Barbara Ann Wilson. She survives. Other loving survivors include one son, Steven Andrew Cook and wife Shannon of San Diego; one daughter, Debbie Lynne Wills and husband Danny of Cape Girardeau; one sister, Erna McLemore and husband Don of Jackson; and two granddaughters, Shelby and Sidney Harris of Cape Girardeau.. ...
Milton King (06/01/04)
THEBES, Ill. -- Milton King, 50, of Thebes died Monday, May 31, 2004, at his home. Arrangements are pending with Crain Funeral Home in Tamms, Ill.
Louis Meyer (06/01/04)
Louis J. Meyer, 73, of Millersville passed away Sunday, May 30, 2004, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Jan. 21, 1931, in Campbell, Mo., son of Louis F. and Joyce E. Overall Meyer, who both preceded him in death. Meyer graduated from Southeast Missouri State University in 1952 with a bachelor of science degree in education. On Sept. 11, 1952, he enlisted in the Air Force Cadet Program at Lackland Air Base...
Arnold Guzman (06/01/04)
ORAN, Mo. -- Arnold Guzman, 68, of Oran died Sunday, May 30, 2004, at his home. He was born Dec. 12, 1935, in San Antonio, son of Cercencio Guzman and Ysidra Garcia Guzman. He and Emma Sauceda were married July 27, 1956. She died Dec. 17, 2003. He was a member of Guardian Angel Catholic Church in Oran and St. Joseph Sodality. He was a retired farmer...