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Obituaries from September 2005

Arthur Ash Sr. (09/25/05)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Arthur George Ash Sr., 81, of Marble Hill died Thursday, Sept. 22, 2005, at his home. He was born April 8, 1924, at Richmond Heights, Mo., son of Enoch and Esther Krebs Ash. He and Jane McCurdy were married Nov. 13, 1943, at Amarillo, Texas. She died Nov. 27, 1990...
Pauline Tolbert (09/30/05)
PAID STURDIVANT, Mo. -- Pauline M. Tolbert, 77, of Sturdivant died Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Jan. 30, 1928, at Greenbrier, Mo., daughter of Cara and Lily Simmers Acord. She and Cletus Tolbert were married in December 1948, in Piggott, Ark...
Garold Hency (09/30/05)
FLAG ORAN, Mo. -- Garold D. Hency, 80, of Fenton, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 5, 2005, at Delmar Gardens of Meramec Valley in Fenton. He was born Dec. 9, 1924, at Oran, son of Elmer and Elba Simmons Hency. He and Berniece B. Moore were married April 24, 1954, in Mississippi. She died Oct. 8, 2000...
Bobby Seabaugh (09/30/05)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Bobby G. Seabaugh, 77, of Marble Hill died Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2005, at his home. He was born July 8, 1928, at Sedgewickville, Mo., son of Zack A. and Cora D. Crader Seabaugh. He and Juanita May Sanders were married Oct. 18, 1951. She died Sept. 23, 1997...
William Morgan (09/30/05)
OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- William Morgan, 72, of Olive Branch died Thursday, Sept. 29, 2005, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Crain Funeral Home in Tamms, Ill., is in charge of arrangements.
Hershel Stover (09/30/05)
Hershel "Doc" Stover, 78, of Jackson passed away Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2005, at his home. He was born Sept. 3, 1927, in Italla, Ala., son of the late Lonnie and Odella Freeman Stover. At the age of 7 he moved to LaForge, Mo., where he met Freda J. Glidewell. They were married Jan. 10, 1949, in Tunica, Miss...
Earl Faire (09/29/05)
EAST PRAIRIE, Mo. -- Earl B. Faire, 84, of East Prairie died Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Sept. 5, 1921, in Liberty, Ky., son of Welby L. and Maude Young Faire. Faire lived in Mississippi County most of his life and was a retired farmer...
Charles Dillow Sr. (09/29/05)
ANNA, Ill. -- Charles A. Dillow Sr., 74, of Anna died Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2005, at Union County Hospital. He was born March 9, 1931, in Alto Pass, Ill., son of Roy and Ruby Tellor Dillow. He and Mildred Gibbs were married June 4, 1951, in Piggott, Ark...
Carroll Moss (09/29/05)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Carroll Moss, 62, of Advance died Sunday, Sept. 25, 2005, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter. He was born July 20, 1943, at Lowndes, Mo., son of Fred and Jewell Moss. He and Naomie Moss were married Nov. 24, 2001. Moss retired from Nestle Purina at Bloomfield, Mo...
Austene Eastabrook (09/29/05)
Austene Eastabrook, 80, of Friedheim died Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2005, at her home. She was born Sept. 23, 1925, in Stearns, Ky., daughter of John and Ollie Strunk Shelton. She and Junior L. Eastabrook were married Feb. 14, 1975. Eastabrook was formerly of Albion, Mich., and had been active in the Albion Assembly of God Church...
Austene Eastabrook (09/28/05)
Austene Eastabrook, 80, of Friedheim died Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2005, at her home. McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Mark Vann (09/28/05)
Mark Anthony Vann, 13, of LaPalma, Calif., died Monday, Sept. 12, 2005. He was born June 5, 1992, son of Mark and Janice Vann, formerly of Cape Girardeau. Survivors include his parents; a sister, Asia Vann of the home; paternal grandparents, Beulah Vann-Perry of Cape Girardeau, Charles Green of St. Louis; and maternal grandmother, Ethel Spradley of Virginia...
Hubert Northcutt (09/28/05)
OLD APPLETON, Mo. -- Hubert Northcutt, 83, of Old Appleton died Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2005, at his home. He was born Sept. 8, 1922, in Blytheville, Ark., son of Coy Elisha and Willie Mae Connoll Northcutt. He and Katie Jack Hatley were married May 1, 1942, in Blytheville. She died July 9, 2002...
Marjean Cook (09/28/05)
Marjean L. Cook, 65, of Burfordville passed away Monday, Sept. 26, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Feb. 12, 1940, in the Egypt Mills community, daughter of August "Peanuts" and Evelyn Maevers Lange. She and Raymond A. Cook were married Aug. 20, 1960, in Jackson...
Ferdinand Sturm (09/28/05)
Ferdinand Nicholas Sturm, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Sept. 26, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born Nov. 13, 1916, in Marion, Ill., son of Edward George and Elizabeth Krumery Sturm. He and Ruth Estes were married Dec. 4, 1942, in Cape Girardeau. She passed away Sept. 30, 2000...
Irene Rechenberg (09/28/05)
Irene Gliem Rechenberg, 68, of Millersville died Saturday, Sept. 24, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Nov. 9, 1936, in Chicago, daughter of Frank and Ludmilla Kokavec Gliem. She and Norman T. Rechenberg were married July 23, 1960, in Niles, Ill...
Jeanne Pettit (09/28/05)
PERKINS, Mo. -- Jeanne R. Pettit, 56, of Perkins died Monday, Sept. 26, 2005, at her home. She was born Aug. 13, 1949, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Lowell and Betty Owens Stephens. She and Don Pettit were married March 8, 1968, in Flint, Mich. Pettit was a 1967 graduate of Advance High School. She was postmaster at the Perkins post office...
Donald Gremard (09/28/05)
Donald R. Gremard, 58, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Sept. 26, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born May 4, 1947, in St. Louis, son of Ralph W. and Lowanda L. Young Gremard. He and Donna Curtis were married Dec. 30, 1989, in Sikeston, Mo...
Donald Jordan (09/27/05)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Donald Jordan, 77, of Tamms died at 11:44 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, 2005, on arrival at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Dec. 7, 1927, at Elco, Ill., son of Eugene and Eulah Greer Jordan. He was married May 31, 1947, to Isabel Lamb...
Irene Rechenberg (09/27/05)
Irene Anne Gliem Rechenberg, 68, of Millersville died Saturday, Sept. 24, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Nov. 9, 1936, in Chicago, daughter of Frank and Ludmilla Kokavec Gliem. She and Norman T. Rechenberg were married July 23, 1960, in Niles, Ill...
Norbert Foster (09/27/05)
Norbert Theodore Foster, 98, died Monday, Sept. 26, 2005, at the Lutheran Home, where he had lived several years. He was born Feb. 12, 1907, at Ardeola, Mo., son of Franklin Pierce and Martha Ellen McQueen Foster. His family moved to Cape Girardeau, where he attended the old Lorimier School, Central High School and Southeast Missouri State University...
Elvira Ikerman (09/27/05)
Elvira N. Ikerman, 70, of Alton, Ill., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Saturday, Sept. 24, 2005, at Alton Memorial Hospital. She was born March 24, 1935, in Jersey City, N.J., daughter of Dante C. and Florence Lombardi Trinca. She and Jerry Ikerman were married Aug. 7, 1954...
Margaret Gibson (09/27/05)
Margaret G. Gibson, 95, of Jackson died Sunday, Sept. 25, 2005, at Monticello House. She was born June 25, 1910, at West Plains, Mo., daughter of Henry Alva and Mary Hogan Jamison. She first married Ben Green, who died in 1944. She and Thomas A. Gibson were married Dec. 7, 1946, in Carlsbad, Calif. He died April 21, 2001...
Donald McCall (09/26/05)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. --Donald Marion McCall, 56, of Highlandville, Mo., formerly of Glenallen, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 25, 2005, at his sister's home in Jackson. He was born on Jan. 13, 1949, in Riverside, Calif., son of Albert James McCall and Doris Marie Becker...
Margaret Gibson (09/26/05)
Margaret G. Gibson, 95, of Jackson died Sunday, Sept. 25, 2005, at the Monticello House in Jackson. She was born June 25, 1910. Lorberg Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Donald Jordan (09/26/05)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Donald Jordan, 77, of Tamms died Saturday, Sept. 24, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Dec. 7, 1927, son of Eugene and Eulah Greer Jordan. He and Isabel Lamb were married on May 31, 1947. Jordan was the owner and operator of Donald Jordan Trucking and Farms. He was a member of the Elco United Methodist Church...
Mary E. Chicon (09/26/05)
COBDEN, Mo. --Mary E. Chicon, 95, of Peoria, Ill., formerly of Cobden, died Friday, Sept. 23, 2005, at her home. She was born July 19, 1910, in Cobden, Mo., daughter of Robert M. and Cornelia Smith Childers. She and Walter Chicon were married Nov. 17, 1934, in Jonesboro, Ill...
Clara Ford (09/25/05)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Clara May Ford, 83, of Marble Hill died Saturday, Sept. 24, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Oct. 30, 1921, in Marble Hill, daughter of Leander H. and Louisa B. Beel Null. She and Willard "Bill" Clinton Ford were married March 4, 1939...
Elizabeth Seabaugh (09/25/05)
Elizabeth Francis "Betty" Seabaugh, 82, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Sept. 24, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Sunday, Oct. 8, 1922, in Jackson, the daughter of Joseph and Mary Francis Hunter Schmuke. She and Dr. L.R. Seabaugh were married June 17, 1944, in Jackson. He preceded her in death December 1986...
Erna Graden (09/25/05)
Erna Emma Graden, 93, of Egypt Mills died Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2005, at her home. She was born May 13, 1912, in Egypt Mills, daughter of Herman and Josephine Fornkohl Zierath. She and Robert Graden were married April 12, 1946, in Benton, Mo. He died April 2, 1978...
Wilfred Werner (09/25/05)
Wilfred N. Werner, 70, of Jackson, formerly of Altenburg, passed away Friday, Sept. 23, 2005, at his home. He was born April 14, 1935, in Tilsit, son of the late Otto F. and Minnie Baer Werner. He and Kathryn "Katie" Petzoldt were married Aug. 24, 1957, in Altenburg...
Irene Rechenberg (09/25/05)
Irene Rechenberg, 68, of Millersville died Saturday, Sept. 24, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born Nov. 9, 1936, at Chicago. Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Genevia Hayes (09/24/05)
Genevia Mae Hayes, daughter of Alphonso Lacey and Carrie Brown Lacey, was born March 25, 1917, in Jackson. She was one in a family of nine children, five boys and four girls. All have preceded her in death. Genevia shared her life with us until Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2005, when the Lord took her to her heavenly home...
Edith Robinson (09/24/05)
Edith Inez Barker Robinson, 83, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Charleston, Mo., died at 9:40 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22, 2005, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. She was born July 5, 1922, in Red Bay, Ala., daughter of Thomas Marion and Mary Elizabeth McCullough Jones. She was employed with Missouri Division of Aging for many years until her retirement. She had lived most of her life in Charleston, where she was a member of First Christian Church...
Dorothy Sebright (09/24/05)
Dorothy Mae Sebright, 84, of Scott City died Friday, Sept. 23, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Dec. 9, 1920, at Fort Smith, Ark., daughter of William and Nora Light Green. She and Alva Lester Sebright were married Dec. 17, 1937, in Illmo, Mo. He died Feb. 27, 1986...
Hallie Hight (09/24/05)
Hallie Harvey Hight, 92, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Sept. 22, 2005, at Chateau Girardeau. He was born Jan. 19, 1913, at Morehouse, Mo., son of Joe and Ethel Grisham Hight. He and Florene Crouthers were married May 20, 1934, at Morehouse. She died Nov. 2, 1996...
Arthur McDowell (09/24/05)
KARNAK, Ill. -- Arthur Eugene "Gene" McDowell, 46, of Karnak died Friday, Sept. 23, 2005, at his home. He was born Jan. 4, 1959, in Murphysboro, Ill., son of Claude and Arcille Green McDowell. McDowell worked in construction and logging. Survivors include a daughter, Kelly Rodriguez of Paducah, Ky.; his mother of Urbandale, Ill.; five sisters, Karen Poole of Cairo, Ill., Laura Scott of Urbandale, Teri Vaughn of Benton, Ill., Claudette of Little Rock, Ark., Rhonda of Joplin, Mo.; three brothers, David McDowell of Urbandale, Russell McDowell of Vienna, Ill., Claude McDowell Jr. ...
Paul Seyer (09/24/05)
Paul James Seyer, 79, of Richfield, Minn., died Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2005, at his home. He was born May 20, 1926, in Advance, Mo., son of Phillip J. and Alvina C. Dohogne Seyer. He married Bernadine Olson. Seyer retired from North Central/Republic Airlines...
Erna Graden (09/23/05)
Erna Emma Graden, 93, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2005, at her home. She was born May 13, 1912, in Egypt Mills, daughter of Herman and Josephine Fornkohl Zierath. She and Robert Graden were married April 12, 1946, in Benton, Mo. He died April 2, 1978...
Rev. Kenneth Ledermann (09/23/05)
The Rev. Kenneth Ledermann, 88, of Whitewater died Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2005, at his home. He was born March 2, 1917, in West Union, Ill., son of George E. and Hattie Higginbothom Ledermann. He first married Mary Rayhill, who preceded him in death. He and Margie Leona Coomer were married June 20, 1947. She died March 12, 1981. He then married Lela Carter, who preceded him in death. He married Glenna Ratliff, who also preceded him in death...
Melvin Schremp (09/23/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Melvin J. Schremp, 76, of Perryville died Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2005, at his home. He was born Feb. 12, 1929, in Perry County, Mo., son of Clarence R. and Adel E. Zahner Schremp. He and Dorotha Z. Brown were married Feb. 19, 1949. Schremp retired as an assembler at Chrysler. He was a member of Christ the Savior Catholic Church in Brewer, and Perryville Elks Lodge 2701...
Genevia Hayes (09/23/05)
Genevia Mae Hayes, daughter of Alphonso Lacey and Carrie Brown Lacey, was born March 25, 1917, in Jackson. She was one in a family of nine children, five boys and four girls. All have preceded her in death. Genevia shared her life with us until Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2005, when the Lord took her to her heavenly home...
Linda Schrum (09/23/05)
Linda Darlene Schrum, 60, of Scott City died Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Jan. 28, 1945, in Illinois, daughter of Charles and Coleen Brady Jimerson. She and Ollie Schrum were married July 26, 1971. He died March 20, 2004...
Colleen Sunday (09/23/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Colleen E. Sunday, 90, of Perryville, formerly of Tahlequah, Okla., died Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2005, at Perry Oaks Manor. She was born April 28, 1915, at Marston, Mo., daughter of Gus Span and Mary Anna Abbott Butler. She and Samuel V. Brock were married Aug. 26, 1939. He died March 12, 1989. She and Charlie Sunday were married April 4, 1991. He died Nov. 20, 1995...
Melba Allen (09/22/05)
Melba Rose F. Allen, 73, of Cape Girardeau passed away Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2005, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Jan. 16, 1932, in Tilsit, daughter of the late Otto and Marie Best Fluegge. Melba was a 1949 graduate of Jackson High School. She worked a number of years at the former Jackson Hosiery Mill and the former Lowenbaum Dress Factory. She went to work at the Lutheran Home in 1976, and retired in 2004 as a certified dietary manager...
Earl Hitt (09/22/05)
Earl Elwood Hitt, 78, of Bridgeton, Mo., died Thursday, Sept. 15, 2005, at DePaul Hospital in Bridgeton. He was born Jan. 15, 1927, in Jackson, son of William Price and Pauline Bethe Hitt. Earl graduated from Jackson High School in 1944. After graduation he entered the Navy and joined the V5, later called the V12 Officer Training Program...
Darla Wilbur (09/22/05)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Darla Jean Wilbur, 62, of Advance died Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2005, at her home. She was born Aug. 10, 1943, at Swinton, Mo., daughter of Leon and Opal Walker Livingston. She and Danny Gibson were married in 1958. He died in 1992. Wilbur was a certified nurse aide...
Glen Brown (09/22/05)
OLMSTED, Ill. -- Glen Brown, 97, of Olmsted died Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was the son of Adolphus and Clara Short Brown. He married Ines Brown, who preceded him in death. Brown was a retired farmer. He was a member of Cache Chapel United Methodist Church and Pulaski County Farm Bureau...
Zoie James (09/22/05)
Zoie Halen James, 10, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2005, at her home after an extended illness of cancer. She was born March 5, 1995, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Scott A. and April Motsinger James. Zoie attended Trinity Lutheran School and was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church...
Hazel Fluegge (09/22/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Hazel Marie Fluegge, 82, of Perryville died Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2005, at Perry Oaks Manor. She was born Feb. 10, 1923, daughter of Elzie Jefferson and Esther Viola Sample Seabaugh. She married Walter Henry Fluegge, who preceded her in death...
Genevia Hayes (09/22/05)
Genevia Hayes, 88, of Cape Girardeau, died Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2005, at the Lutheran Home. Arrangements are pending with Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home in Jackson.
Melvin Schremp (09/22/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Melvin J. Schremp, 76, of Perryville died Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2005, at his home. He was born Feb. 12, 1929, in Perry County, Mo., son of Clarence R. and Adel E. Zahner Schremp. He and Dorotha Z. Brown were married Feb. 19, 1949. Schremp retired as an assembler at Chrysler. He was a member of Christ the Savior Catholic Church in Brewer, and Perryville Elks Lodge 2701...
Billy Johnson (09/22/05)
COBDEN, Ill. -- Billy Jean Johnson, 76, of Cobden died Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2005, at his home. He was born June 18, 1929, at Ware, Ill., son of Thomas Jefferson and Grace Meisenheimer Johnson. He and Claudia M. Dillow were married June 10, 1950, in Piggott, Ark...
Leta Cross (09/21/05)
Leta Cross Leta Churchill Cross, 83, of Blue Springs, Mo., and formerly of Anna, Ill., and Perks, Ill., died Monday, Sept. 19, 2005, in Blue Springs. She was born Oct. 3, 1921, in Perks, daughter of Harry and Bertha Moake Churchill. She married Cecil L. Cross on Oct. 7, 1940, and he preceded her in death on April 8, 1989...
Anita Lohmann (09/21/05)
FARRAR, Mo. -- Anita D. Lohmann, 84, of Farrar died Monday, Sept. 19, 2005, at Perry Oaks Manor. She was born Oct. 3, 1920, at Uniontown, Mo., daughter of Paul B. and Anna Bock Hopfer. She and Walter H. Lohmann were married April 14, 1941. He died Aug. 24, 1968...
Arthur Davis (09/21/05)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Arthur L. Davis, 80, of Marble Hill died Sunday, Sept. 18, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born April 8, 1925, in Centerville, N.Y., son of Elbert and Vera Leming Davis. He and Norma Mallion were married June 28, 1952...
Melvin Schremp (09/21/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Melvin J. Schremp, 76, of Perryville died Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2005, at his home. Young and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Esther McBryde (09/21/05)
Esther Anna McBryde, 86, of Jackson died Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 3, 1919, in Jackson, daughter of William and Ida Wilhelm Englemann. She and Lawrence Jack McBryde were married Dec. 6, 1942. He died Feb. 1, 1969...
Bob Stafford (09/21/05)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Robert J. "Bob" Stafford, 77, of Chaffee died Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2005, at Chaffee Nursing Center. He was born Oct. 29, 1927, at Silverdale, Mo., son of Robert and Ethel Cox Stafford. He and Ines Lee Purdom were married Aug. 1, 1964. She died Sept. 11, 1999...
Leona Fornkahl (09/21/05)
Leona Fornkahl was called to her eternal home Monday, Sept. 19, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born March 4, 1916, to Charles and Anna Springer Rehkopf at Point Rest in Perry County, Mo. She was baptized at Trinity Lutheran Church at Point Rest. She and Robert A. Fornkahl were married Nov. 28, 1935...
Millie Meyer (09/20/05)
Millie Meyer, 85, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Sept. 18, 2005, at her home. She was born June 17, 1920, in New Madrid, Mo., daughter of Henry and Elnora Jones Rone. She and Carl G. Meyer were married Feb. 18, 1945, in Boston, Mass. He preceded her in death Sept. 4, 2000...
Clarence Wessel (09/20/05)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Clarence Gus Wessel, 90, of Chaffee passed away Sunday, Sept. 18, 2005, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Clarence was born at Dutchtown Aug. 2, 1915. He was the son of H.W.A. Wessel and Lily Fronie M. Muster Wessel. He was one of 10 children, two brothers and seven sisters. He was baptized and confirmed at Zion Lutheran Church where he remained a member until moving to Chaffee in 1955, where he has been a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church...
Don Kirkham (09/20/05)
OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- Retired Air Force Lt. Col. Don T. Kirkham, 82, of Midwest City, Okla., died Thursday, Sept. 15, 2005, at Specialty Hospital in Midwest City. He was born June 15, 1923, in Olive Branch, son of Don I. and Alice Chandler Kirkham. He married Frances Downs and Alice Orchard, both of whom preceded him in death. He later married Dellavee Kirkham...
Joseph Eirich (09/20/05)
OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- Joseph W. Eirich, 61, of Olive Branch died Saturday, Sept. 17, 2005, at his home. Eirich was a bus driver, and a member of the Lutheran Church. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of the Vietnam War. The only known survivor is a friend and caregiver, Emma Decker of Olive Branch...
Bonnie Guyot (09/20/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Bonnie A. Guyot, 87, of Perryville died Sunday, Sept. 18, 2005, at Perry County Nursing Home. She was born Jan. 19, 1918, at Sedgewickville, Mo., daughter of Benton and Cora Conrad Murray. She and Merlin F. Guyot were married Aug. 21, 1943. He died Dec. 19, 2004...
Leona Fornkahl (09/20/05)
Leona Fornkahl, 89, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Sept. 19, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Juana Martinez de Gonzales (09/19/05)
Juana Martinez de Gonzales, 80, of Cobden, Ill., died Saturday, Sept. 17, 2005 at her home. Friends may call the Lutz and Rendleman Funeral Home in Cobden after 9 a.m. until time of funeral on Tuesday, Sept. 20. Funeral will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 20 at the Lutz and Rendleman Funeral Home with the Rev. Federico Higuera officiating...
Clarence Wessel (09/19/05)
Clarence Gus Wessel, 90, died Sunday, Sept. 18, 2005, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel of Chaffee is in charge of funeral arrangements.
Derek Werner (09/19/05)
Derek A. Werner, 15, of Jackson passed away Saturday, Sept. 17, 2005, at Cardinal Glennon Hospital in St. Louis. He was born Dec. 8, 1989, in Cape Girardeau, son of Tim and Jody Grebe Werner. He attended Jackson High School and was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Jackson. He participated in the Special Olympics, competing in bowling, softball and soccer. He also enjoyed martial arts and fishing...
Don Kirkham (09/19/05)
Don Kirkham, 82, of Midwest City, Okla., formerly of Olive Branch, died Thursday, Sept. 15, 2005, at Specialy Hospital in Midwest City. Barkett Funeral Home in Cairo is in charge of arrangements.
Antonia Schnurbusch (09/19/05)
Antonia "Toni" Schnurbusch, 73, of Cape Girardeau, died Saturday, Sept. 17, 2005, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Dec. 4, 1931, in Apple Creek, Mo., daughter of Anton and Bertha Unterreiner Ponder. She and Harold Schnurbusch were married Sept. 7, 1953, in Apple Creek...
David Criddle (09/19/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- David Lee Criddle, 66, of Perryville died Friday, Sept. 16, 2005, at St. Louis University Hospital. He was born April 10, 1939, at Jackson, son of Charles Bolin and Grace Matilda Moore Criddle. He and Patsy Jane McCanless were married Nov. 5, 1960, at Omaha, Neb...
Joseph Eirich (09/19/05)
Joseph W. Eirich III, of Olive Branch died Saturday, Sept. 17, 2005, at his home. Barkett Funeral Home in Cairo is in charge of arrangements.
Mildred Meyer (09/19/05)
Mildred 'Millie' Meyer, 85, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Sept. 18, 2005, at her residence. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Iris Shumaker (09/18/05)
BELL CITY, Mo. -- Iris Lee Shumaker, 81, of Bell City passed away Friday, Sept. 16, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was the only child of George N. and Ina Henderson Oakley; beloved wife of Dale Shumaker of Bell City; dear mother of the late Jeane Dale Anthony; dear mother-in-law of Fred W. ...
Barbara Vandeven (09/18/05)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Barbara Rose Vandeven, 88, of Chaffee died Friday, Sept. 16, 2005, at the Chaffee Nursing Center. She was born Sept. 18, 1916, at Leopold, Mo., daughter of Herman and Mary Engelen Landewee. She and Clarence T. Vandeven were united in marriage on Feb. 26, 1938, at the St. John's Cath -olic Church in Leopold and he preceded her in death on March 20, 2001...
Harold McFerron (09/18/05)
Harold Eugene McFerron, 84, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Sept. 15, 2005, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. He was born Jan. 7, 1921, at Randles, son of Arthur F. and Lucy Beck McFerron. He and Helen Louise Ford were married Aug. 31, 1946, in Cape Girardeau...
Miek Corzine (09/18/05)
ANNA, Ill. -- Mike Corzine, 66, of Anna died Saturday, Sept. 17, 2005, at his home. He was born Oct. 2, 1938, at Anna, son of Don and Reva M. Cavitt Corzine. He and Shirley G. Yeckley were married Aug. 6, 1986, at Las Vegas, Nev. He retired from Egyptian Unit School District No. 5 after serving 35 years as teacher, assistant superintendent and superintendent. He was a member of Elks Lodge 1641 and served on the Union County Sheriff Merit Board...
Collin Brown (09/18/05)
ANNA, Ill. -- Collin W. Brown, 86, of Anna died Friday, Sept. 16, 2005, at his home. He was born May 19, 1919, in Anna, son of Henry and Elizabeth Messamore Brown. He and Janet Knight were married Sept. 24, 1938, in Jackson, Mo. She died April 20, 1994...
Larry Seabaugh (09/18/05)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Larry "Rex" Seabaugh, 51, of Marble Hill died Friday, Sept. 16, 2005, at his home. He was born Sept. 24, 1953, at Scopus, Mo., son of Truman Dayton and Wilma I.V.D. Crites Seabaugh. He and Wanda Long were married in 1976. In 1986 he married Brenda Hughes...
Marie Peeler (09/18/05)
ANNA, Ill. -- Marie Peeler, 97, of Bonham, Texas, formerly of Anna, died Saturday, Sept. 17, 2005, at Oak Care Center in Bonham. She was born Sept. 18, 1907, at Dongola, Ill., daughter of Jacob and Isabelle Smoot. She and Raleigh Peeler were married March 13, 1926. He died Sept. 14, 1985...
Jeremy Ferrell (09/18/05)
HARRISBURG, Ill. -- Jeremy Vincent Ferrell, 20, of Harrisburg died Friday, Sept. 16, 2005, at Harrisburg Medical Center. He was born Feb. 21, 1985, at Harrisburg, Ill., son of Greg Ferrell and Janice Cullers. Ferrell was a student. He was a member of Eldorado First Baptist Church...
David Criddle (09/18/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- David Lee Criddle, 66, of Perryville died Friday, Sept. 16, 2005, at St. Louis University Hospital. He was born April 10, 1939, at Jackson, son of Charles Bolin and Grace Matilda Moore Criddle. He and Patsy Jane McCanless were married Nov. 5, 1960, at Omaha, Neb...
Mary Bacon (09/18/05)
STUART, Fla.-- Mary Beth Bacon, 43, of Stuart, formerly of Anna, Ill., died Friday, Sept. 9, 2005, at Stuart. She was born Dec. 17, 1961, daughter of Tom and Kay Bacon of Anna. Bacon was a nurse. Survivors include her parents of Anna; and a sister, Martha Bacon of St. Augustine, Fla...
Georgia Meyer (09/17/05)
Georgia B. Meyer, 102, formerly of Jackson, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2005, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born June 16, 1903, near Jackson, daughter of Samuel McFerron and Lillian Day McFerron Loos. She and Herman H. Meyer were married in January 1924. He passed away Dec. 19, 1955...
Herman Loiseau (09/17/05)
Herman Charles Loiseau, 90, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Sept. 15, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born Nov. 11, 1914, in East St. Louis, Ill., son of Henry and Mary Louise Hebert Loiseau. He and Lela Chapman were married Jan. 19, 1955...
Harold McFerron (09/17/05)
Harold Eugene McFerron, 84, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Sept. 15, 2005, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. He was born Jan. 7, 1921, at Randles, son of Arthur F. and Lucy Beck McFerron. He and Helen Louise Ford were married Aug. 31, 1946, in Cape Girardeau...
Walter Weber (09/17/05)
Walter C. Weber, 71, of St. Louis County passed away Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2005, in St. Louis. He was born Nov. 10, 1933, at Burfordville, son of August and Emma Nagel Weber. The family later moved to Jackson, where he attended St. Paul Lutheran School and Church...
Michael Huey (09/17/05)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Michael Huey, 61, of Chaffee died Thursday, Sept. 15, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Oct. 22, 1943, in St. Louis, son of Joel and Avis Lorene Mansker Huey. He and Hope Marie Kennedy were married Sept. 17, 1988...
Charlie Brewer (09/17/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- James C. "Charlie" Brewer, 66, of Perryville died Thursday, Sept. 15, 2005, at his home. He was born June 1, 1939, in Perry County, Mo., son of Harley and Agnes Cecilia Swink Brewer. Brewer was retired from Gilster-Mary Lee. He was a member of Christ the Savior Catholic Church at Brewer, 4th Degree member of Knights of Columbus, Holy Name Society, Amvets and American Legion Post 133...
Lloyd Banks (09/17/05)
Lloyd Jeffery Banks, 65, of Springfield, Mo., died Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2005, at his home. He and Carrie Byrne were married Oct. 11, 2003. Banks worked at McDonnell-Douglas Aircraft from 1964 to 1966. He was a counselor with Jackson School District from 1971 to 2001, and also coached basketball and girls track...
Rev. Frederick Mouser (09/17/05)
GLENALLEN, Mo. -- The Rev. Frederick Estel Mouser, 89, of Glenallen died Thursday, Sept. 15, 2005, at the Baptist Home in Ironton, Mo. He was born June 20, 1916, at Lodge, Mo., son of the Rev. Estel and Mae Shell Mouser. He and Lela Virginia Sitze were married April 25, 1937...
Howard Pender (09/16/05)
Howard E. Pender, 71, of Scott City died Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born May 25, 1934, in Catron, Mo., son of John Ray and Pearl Worley Pender. He and Betty Murphy were married May 20, 1952, in Cape Girardeau. Mr. Pender worked 19 years in the maintenance department of Cape Girardeau schools, and was a truck driver more than 20 years for Robinson Lumber in Cape Girardeau. He attended First Baptist Church in Cape Girardeau...
Herman Loisear (09/16/05)
Herman C. Loisear, 90, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Sept. 15, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Harold McFerron (09/16/05)
Harold E. McFerron, 84, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Sept. 15, 2005, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Dale Eskew (09/16/05)
DEXTER, Mo. -- Dale J. Eskew, 64, of Dexter died Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2005, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. He was born July 15, 1941, at Dexter, son of Curtis and Eva Martin Eskew. Eskew moved to St. Louis in 1962. He retired as a maintenance mechanic at Bodine Aluminum. He moved back to Dexter in 2003...
Mildred Hastings (09/16/05)
Mildred Lee Hastings, 70, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born Feb. 9, 1935, in Blytheville, Ark., daughter of Eugene and Mary Geneva Howard Farmer. She and James "Jim" Hastings Jr. were married April 20, 1954, in Sardis, Miss...
Georgia Meyer (09/16/05)
Georgia Bell Meyer, 102, of Cape Girardeau and formerly of Jackson, died Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2005, at the Lutheran Home. She was born June 16, 1903, near Jackson, daughter of Samuel McFerron and Lillian Day McFerron Loos. She and Herman H. Meyer were married in January 1924, and he died Dec. 19, 1955...
Michael Huey (09/16/05)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Michael Huey, 61, of Chaffee died Thursday, Sept. 15, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Oct. 22, 1943, in St. Louis, son of Joel and Avis Lorene Mansker Huey. He and Hope Marie Kennedy were married Sept. 17, 1988...
Bertha Parker (09/15/05)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Bertha Mae Robison Parker, 94, of Elder Care of Marble Hill died Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2005. She was born Nov. 10, 1910, at Lutesville, Mo., daughter of Montgomery and Clara Peter Lambert Eaker. She and Dewey Hampton Robison were married April 15, 1932, at Lutesville. He died March 15, 1973. She and Estel Parker were married in 1977. He died in 1987...
Frances Simpher (09/15/05)
Frances Evelyn Simpher, 82, of Delta died Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Feb. 3, 1923, at Chaffee, Mo., daughter of Otto B. and Maude Ina Dowdy Golightly. She and Delbert Lewis were married in October 1941. He preceded her in death. She and Charles Howell were married March 12, 1950. He preceded her in death. She then married Ed Simpher, who also preceded her in death...
Tom Pridy (09/15/05)
GLENALLEN, Mo. -- Tom A. Pridy, 86, of Glenallen died Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2005, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. He was born June 7, 1919, in Glenallen, son of the Rev. Otto and Tora Richards Pridy. He and Shirley Gower were married April 14, 1946...
Helen Johnson (09/15/05)
COBDEN, Ill. -- Helen Mae Johnson, 80, of Cobden died Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2005, at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale, Ill., from injuries received in an automobile accident in Carbondale. She was born Feb. 8, 1925, in Anna, daughter of Roy and Maggie Boyd Roach. She and Floyd Johnson were married Feb. 24, 1940, in Charleston, Mo...
Harry Curry (09/15/05)
Harry Eugene Curry, 62, of Friedheim died Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2005, at his home. He was born July 20, 1943, in Cape Girardeau, son of Carl James and Nora Lisa Jenkins Curry. Curry was a 1962 graduate of Chula Vista High School in Chula Vista, Calif. He was an over-the-road truck driver...
Walter Weber (09/15/05)
Walter C. Weber, 71, of St. Louis County passed away Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2005, in St. Louis. He was born Nov. 10, 1933, at Burfordville, son of August and Emma Nagel Weber. The family later moved to Jackson, where he attended St. Paul Lutheran School and Church...
Lowell Hawkins (09/15/05)
Lowell R. Hawkins, 77, of Chana, Ill., died Monday, Sept. 12, 2005, at KSB Hospital in Dixon, Ill. He was born Aug. 1, 1928, in Cape Girardeau, son of Lowell and Lettie Alexander Hawkins. He and Beverly Harriett were married April 12, 1953, in Sherman Oaks, Calif. She died Sept. 21, 1967...
Cyril Elfrink (09/14/05)
KELSO, Mo. -- Cyril Jacob Elfrink, 72, of Kelso died Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2005, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born May 23, 1933, at Leopold, Mo., son of Martin and Anna Beel Elfrink. He and Inez Laverne Enderle were married Sept. 28, 1957, at Chaffee, Mo...
Maggie Hoffman (09/14/05)
Maggie M. Hoffman, 93, of Jackson died Monday, Sept. 12, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born July 30, 1912, near Whitewater, daughter of Oliver and Margaret M. Bennett Statler. She and Theodore Harvey Hoffman were married Sept. 3, 1933. He died Dec. 10, 1999...
Dr. Carrie Dinwiddie (09/14/05)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Dr. Carrie L. Dinwiddie, 94, of Columbus, Ind., formerly of Cairo, died Sunday, Sept. 11, 2005, at Keepsake Village of Columbus. She was born April 19, 1911, in Tupelo, Miss., daughter of Dave and Josephine Murry Hopkins. She and Oscar E. Dinwiddie were married Dec. 29, 1929. He died Nov. 27, 1995...
Milbert Kassel (09/14/05)
FROHNA, Mo. -- Milbert N. Kassel, 76, of Frohna died Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Oct. 22, 1928, at Uniontown, Mo., son of August Edward and Lydia Christina Jungclaus Kassel. He and Anna McKinney were married May 6, 1961...
Eileen Witt (09/14/05)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Eileen S. Witt, 84, of Advance, formerly of St. Charles, Mo., died Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2005, at Advance Nursing Center. She was born Feb. 22, 1921, at Hiram, Mo., daughter of Benjamin and Cora Barnhart McCullough. She and James P. Witt were married Dec. 2, 1940, at Warrenton, Mo. He died in 1954...
Eula Pape (09/14/05)
ZALMA, Mo. -- Eula Mae Pape, 93, of Zalma died Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2005, at her home. She was born Sept. 21, 1911, at Grassy, Mo., daughter of Charles and Trella Kerr Thomas. She and August Conrad Pape were married Dec. 7, 1927, at Zalma. He died Feb. 14, 1993...
Carlston Bohnsack (09/14/05)
Carlston A. Bohnsack, 86, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2005, at Missouri Veterans Home. He was born Dec. 27, 1918, in Cape Girardeau, son of Albert and Florence Martin Bohnsack. He and Laura "Larry" Ward Bohnsack were married July 6, 1942, in Poplar Bluff, Mo...
Della Seabaugh (09/14/05)
Della Augusta Seabaugh, 91, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Sept. 9, 2005, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. She was born June 12, 1914, in Jackson, daughter of Charles and Emma Rust Sievers. She and Otto Seabaugh were married June 24, 1967, in Monroe, N.C. He died Jan. 2, 2004...
Maggie Hoffman (09/13/05)
Maggie Hoffman, 93, of Jackson died Monday, Sept. 12, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Florence Miller (09/13/05)
ANNA, Ill. -- Florence Miller, 87, of Anna died Sunday, Sept. 11, 2005, at City Care Center in Cobden, Ill. She was born July 17, 1918, in Alexander County, Ill., daughter of James and Stella Simpson Ice. She and Gerald Miller were married April 8, 1939. He died Dec. 19, 1999...
Ethel Unnerstall (09/13/05)
BENTON, Mo. -- Ethel J. Unnerstall, 91, of Benton died Saturday, Sept. 10, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born March 23, 1914, at Kelso, Mo., daughter of Benjamin and Dorothy Heuring Enderle. She married John A. Unnerstall July 1, 1933, in Jonesboro, Ill. He died Jan. 22, 1988...
Mary Goddard (09/13/05)
Mary Earleen Huebner Goddard was born in Clinton, Iowa, July 30, 1952, to Earl J. and Beverly A. Kook Huebner. She was baptized into Christ Aug. 17, 1952. After a brave battle with cancer, she was called to eternal rest Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2005, at the age of 53 years, 1 month and 8 days...
Christopher Cook (09/12/05)
Christopher Clarence Cook, 40, of Scott City died Saturday, Sept. 10, 2005, at his home. He was born Aug. 16, 1965, in Cape Girardeau, son of William Christopher and Shirley Amelia Held Cook. Cook worked on the river as a deck hand. Survivors include his mother; a son and daughter, Christopher and Isabelle Cook of Scott City and a sister, Jamie Sitzes of Scott City...
Misty Drake (09/12/05)
Misty Dawn Drake, 28, of Old Appleton died Friday, Sept. 9, 2005, at her residence. She was born March 23, 1977, in Ste. Genevieve, daughter of Leroy Barnette and Peggy DeWeese Barr. She and Wayne L. Drake were married March 27, 1993. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Perryville...
Florence Miller (09/12/05)
Florence Miller, 87, of Anna, Ill., died Sunday, Sept. 11, 2005, at City Care Center in Cobden. She was born July 17, 1918, in Alexander Co., daughter of James and Stella Simpson Ice. She married Gerald Miller April 8, 1939. He died December 19, 1999...
Melvin Bailey (09/12/05)
Melvin A.C. Bailey, 52, of Advance died Sunday, Sept. 11, 2005, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter. He was born May 7, 1953, in Senath, Mo., son of Melvin and Docia Wardlow Bailey. He and Pam West were married in 1974 in Doniphan. Bailey was a retired electrician for Noranda Aluminum. He was of the Methodist faith...
Ethel Unnerstall (09/12/05)
Ethel J. Unnerstall, 91, of Benton died Saturday, Sept. 10, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born March 23, 1914, in Kelso, daughter of Benjamin and Dorothy Heuring Enderle. She married John A. Unnerstall July 1, 1933, in Jonesboro, Ill. He died Jan. 22, 1988...
Ethel Unnerstall (09/11/05)
BENTON, Mo. -- Ethel J. Unnerstall, 91, of Benton died Saturday, Sept. 10, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Eddie Craft (09/11/05)
with flag and photo Eddie Craft, 74, of Jackson passed away Friday, Sept. 9, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born on Feb. 8, 1931, at Neelys Landing, the son of Zona Craft Hahs and stepfather Grover Hahs. He and Peggy King were married on Oct. 2, 1954, at Jackson...
Ola Mae Diebold (09/11/05)
Ola Mae Diebold, 73, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Sept. 9, 2005, at Fountainbleau Lodge. She was born on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 1932, in Brinkley, Ark., the daughter of Tom and Grace Corley Carter. She and Morrell C. Diebold were married on Jan. 19, 1963, at Our Lady of the Presentation Parish in St. Louis...
Bon Karraker (09/10/05)
CYPRESS, Ill. -- Bon Karraker, 83, of Cypress died Thursday, Sept. 8, 2005, at Herrin Hospital in Herrin, Ill. He was born Dec. 10, 1921, in Cypress, son of Hezzie and Ethel Mull Karraker. Karraker was a graduate of Bryant and Stratton College in Chicago. He was employed 23 years with Shell Oil Co. in Chicago, retiring Feb. 1, 1972. He served as mayor of Cypress from 1973 to 1981, and had worked at Crain Funeral Home from 1980 until his death...
Della Seabaugh (09/10/05)
Della Seabaugh, 91, of Cape Girardeau, died Friday, Sept. 9, 2005, at Chateau Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home in Jackson.
Ruby Hanners (09/10/05)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Ruby Eva Hanners, 83, of Marble Hill died Friday, Sept. 9, 2005, at her home. She was born May 1, 1922, at Lutesville, Mo., daughter of Lee and Caroline Langston Cook. She and John Henry Hanners were married May 6, 1939. He died Jan. 13, 2001...
Eddie Craft (09/10/05)
Eddie Craft, 74, of Jackson, died Friday, Sept. 9, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson.
Elizabeth Shackles (09/10/05)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Elizabeth J. Shackles, 55, of Sikeston died Thursday, Sept. 8, 2005, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. She was born June 27, 1950, in Greenville, Miss., daughter of Ernest Y. and Mamie Long Chan. She and Danny Shackles were married March 5, 1983...
Eleanora Shell (09/10/05)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Eleanora Cleo Shell, 90, of Marble Hill died Thursday, Sept. 8, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Sept. 24, 1914, in Lutesville, Mo., daughter of the Rev. Arthur L. and Willie Francis Shell. She and Woodrow Wilson Shell were married Dec. 25, 1934. He died July 13, 1972...
Clara Watkins (09/10/05)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Clara Louise Watkins, 46, of Chaffee died Thursday, Sept. 8, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Jan. 22, 1959, in Alton, Ill., daughter of John and Wanda Saws McNish. She and Gary Watkins were married Feb. 14, 1982...
Elizabeth Faust (09/10/05)
Elizabeth Jean Faust, 76, of Florissant, Mo., died Thursday, Sept. 8, 2005, at her home. She was born Nov. 8, 1928, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Raymond and Geraldine Zimmerman Young. She married Robert A. "Tony" Faust Jr. She moved from Cape Girardeau at age 22...
Hal Greene (09/09/05)
James Harold "Hal" Greene, 79, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born Feb. 13, 1926, in County Westmeath, Southern Ireland, son of James and Sarah Jane Naylor Greene. Mr. Greene moved to Canada in 1929. He accepted Jesus Christ as Savior April 23, 1940. He moved to the United States in March 1947...
Christina Wilcox Watts (09/09/05)
Christina Ann Wilcox Watts, 29, of Tallahassee, Fla., died Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2005, in Tallahassee. She was born March 31, 1976, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Kurt and Phyllis Wilcox. She married Darin Scott Watts. Mrs. Watts had lived in Tallahassee nine years...
Ivan Lesch (09/09/05)
Ivan E. Lesch, 86, of Delta died Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born March 22, 1919, at Allenville, son of Guy and Ruth Mansker Lesch. He and Retha Lands were married Nov. 8, 1937. She died Sept. 18, 1998...
Helen Sewing (09/09/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Helen L. Sewing, 86, of Perryville died Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2005, at Perry Oaks Manor. She was born June 26, 1919, at Egypt Mills, daughter of William and Beulah Deevers Foeste. She and Thurman O. McDaniel were married Aug. 24, 1940. He preceded her in death. She later married Earl E. Sewing Oct. 13, 1946...
Harlan Craft (09/09/05)
Harlan Craft, 86, of St. Ann, Mo., died Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2005, at his home. He was born Feb. 15, 1919, at Neelys Landing, son of Hiram and Julia Brown Craft. He and Dorothy Case were married March 20, 1953. Craft was a stone mason, retiring in 1983. He was a member of First Baptist Church of St. John, Mo., and Union Local 396 in St. Louis. He was raised in the Neelys Landing area...
Verna Hagan (09/09/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Verna M. Hagan, 79, of Perryville died Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2005, at her home. She was born July 9, 1926, in Perry County, Mo., daughter of Albert and Louise Ochs Schamburg. She and Howard W. "Butch" Hagan were married July 19, 1969...
Betty Wade (09/09/05)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Betty Jean Wade, 72, of Cairo died Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Nov. 14, 1932, in Cairo, daughter of Calvin and Bessie Johnson. She and Earl E. Wade were married Dec. 7, 1948, in Cairo. He died Nov. 16, 1998...
Hal Greene (09/08/05)
James Harold "Hal" Greene, 79, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born Feb. 13, 1926, in County Westmeath, Southern Ireland, son of James and Sarah Jane Naylor Greene. Mr. Greene moved to Canada in 1929. He accepted Jesus Christ as Savior April 23, 1940. He moved to the United States in March 1947...
Ivan Lesch (09/08/05)
Ivan E. Lesch, 86, of Delta died Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born March 22, 1919, at Allenville, son of Guy and Ruth Mansker Lesch. He and Retha Lands were married Nov. 8, 1937. She died Sept. 18, 1988...
George Moll (09/08/05)
ST. MARY, Mo. -- George "Ed" Moll, 72, of St. Mary died Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2005, at Marian Cliff Manor in St. Mary. He was born June 13, 1933, at St. Mary, son of Henry L. and Eliza McLain Moll. Moll had been a machine operator with National Vendors...
Helen Sewing (09/08/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Helen L. Sewing, 86, of Perryville died Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2005, at Perry Oaks Manor. Young and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
John Orr (09/08/05)
John Tyler Orr was stillborn Sunday, Sept. 4, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Survivors include his parents, Robert J. and Staci Renee Powless Orr Jr. of Cape Girardeau; maternal grandparents, Randy and Beverly Powless of Cape Girardeau; paternal grandparents, Jean Orr of Cape Girardeau, Robert Orr Sr. of Marble Hill, Mo.; maternal great-grandmother, Shirley Powless of Marion, Ill.; and paternal great-grandmother, Jo Alice Orr of Marble Hill...
John Botwinski (09/08/05)
John Botwinski, 73, of Largo, Fla., died Friday, Aug. 19, 2005, at Hospice House Woodside in Pinellas Park, Fla. He was born in Chicago, Ill. He moved to St. Petersburg, Fla., in 1987 and to Largo earlier this year. Botwinski was a security guard 20 years with Brinks Inc., and later worked in security at Holy Cross Hospital, both in Chicago. He was a member of St. Jerome Catholic Church in Largo, and a volunteer at All Children's Hospital in St. Petersburg...
Katherine Hunter (09/08/05)
Katherine B. Hunter, 82, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2005, at her home. She was born Feb. 23, 1923, in Nashville, Tenn., daughter of Henry and Beatrice Durham Clark. She and Robert Hunter were married Dec. 18, 1945, in St. Louis. He died Aug. 17, 1996...
Thomas McRaven (09/08/05)
Thomas Scott McRaven, 47, of Jackson died Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 1, 1957, in Granite City, Ill., son of Thomas and Beverly McRaven. McRaven was a dentist. Survivors include his wife, Khonda Andrews McRaven of Jackson; two sons, Austin and Dillon McRaven of Jackson; a daughter, Alora McRaven of Jackson; his mother, Beverly McRaven of St. Louis; two brothers and a sister...
Betty Wade (09/08/05)
Betty J. Wade, 72, of Cairo, Ill., died Wednesday at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Heavenly Gates Funeral Home in Cairo.
Fred Wilfong Jr. (09/08/05)
HIRAM, Mo. -- Fred James "Buck" Wilfong Jr., 59, of Belleview, Mo., died Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2005, at Belleview Valley Nursing Home. He was born Jan. 28, 1946, at Hiram, son of Fred James and Bernice Jettie Fox Wilfong. Survivors include two brothers, Henry Wilfong of Missouri, Don Wilfong of Lesterville, Mo.; two sisters, Lillie Jaco of Millersville, and Linda Pool of Poplar Bluff, Mo...
Floyd Liley Sr. (09/07/05)
Floyd W. Liley Sr., 93, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., died Sept. 6, 2005, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Born June 15, 1912, at Lutesville, Mo., he was the son of the late David and Lucretia (Eaker) Liley. He graduated from Lutesville High School in 1929, received a B.S. in education from Southeast Missouri State University and a master's in education from the University of Tennessee in Memphis...
Dorothy Shell (09/07/05)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Dorothy Shell, 97, of Advance died Monday, Sept. 5, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born March 30, 1908, in Rudolph, Ohio, daughter of James and Carrie Bratt Black. She and Doyle Shell were married March 12, 1925, in Oklahoma. He died in February 1981...
Josephine Fisher (09/07/05)
Josephine C. Nenninger Fisher, 89, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Sept. 4, 2005, at Chateau Girardeau. She was born Nov. 11, 1915, in Glennon, Mo., daughter of William J. and Bertha Lenderink Nenninger. She and Leonard J. Fisher were married April 24, 1946, at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Glennon. He died Dec. 18, 2002...
Adelbert Louis (09/07/05)
Adelbert "Debo" Louis, 82, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Sept. 5, 2005, at his home. He was born Jan. 17, 1923, in Hammond, Ind., son of Fred Louis and Helen Bollinger. Louis had worked at Cape Cut-Rate, Kelley Transportation, and shined shoes at Holiday Inn...
Gladys Shine (09/07/05)
Gladys Verretta Shine, 85, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Sept. 5, 2005, at Heartland Care Rehab Center. She was born Nov. 9, 1919, at Wellston, Mo., daughter of Ezra and Etta Cooper Beasley. Shine had been a laundry worker, worked at Woolworth's, Dollar Store and Leo Dry Goods and Apparel in Overland, Mo., and in a real estate office. She moved to Cape Girardeau in 1990 from St. Louis...
Marlene Wiseman (09/07/05)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Marlene Wiseman, 71, of Advance died Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2005, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, from injuries received in a fire at her home. She was born Aug. 8, 1934, in Brownwood, Mo., daughter of Ben and Novella Dunivan Kirk. She and Odell Wiseman were married Nov. 10, 1951, in Piggott, Ark. He died Nov. 28, 2003...
Betty Thrower (09/07/05)
ANNA, Ill. -- Betty Jo Thrower, 83, of Anna died Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2005, at South Gate Nursing Home in Metropolis, Ill. She was born March 24, 1922, daughter of Harvey and Lela Baker Nichols. She married Woodrow Thrower, who died in 1993. Thrower was a member of Mighty Rivers Regional Worship Center in Cairo, Ill. She was formerly of Olive Branch, Ill...
Dorothy O'Hara (09/07/05)
LEOPOLD, Mo. -- Dorothy C. O'Hara, 82, of San Diego, Calif., died Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2005, in San Diego. She was born March 12, 1923, in Leopold, daughter of Henry and Minnie Brummer Schmitt. O'Hara was a retired nurse. Survivors include a sister, Judy Beussink of Advance, Mo...
Michael Moylan (09/07/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Michael R. Moylan, 63, of Perryville died Monday, Sept. 5, 2005, at Jefferson Memorial Hospital in Crystal City, Mo. He was born Aug. 14, 1942, at Hannibal, Mo., son of Henry Richard and Mildred Lucille Murphy Moylan. He and Marcia Beck were married Aug. 24, 1963...
Allie Taylor (09/06/05)
Allie "Maisie" Taylor, 75, of Cape Girardeau, died Sunday, Sept. 4, 2005, at The Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Saturday, Jan. 18, 1930, in Robbsville, Ill., to the late William Esco and Peggy Virginia Smith Trammel. She and Emmet Taylor were married Aug. 18, 1972, in Benton, Mo. He died in November of 1993. Maisie worked at Ely Walker in Scott City for 20-plus years and at Thorngate in Cape for seven years as a seamstress...
Maurice Grimes (09/06/05)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Maurice Raymond Grimes, 91, died Saturday, Sept. 3, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Maurice was born Dec. 17, 1913, in North Bend, Neb., to Harry David and Hazel Fern Williams Grimes. He grew up in North Bend and Madison, Neb., and moved with the family to Kearney, Neb., in 1927, where his father was the depot agent for Union Pacific...
Ivis Waddle (09/06/05)
Ivis L. Waddle, 80, of Delta died Sunday, Sept. 4, 2005, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born July 6, 1925, in Delta, son of the late Jake Waddle and Mabel Sullinger. He retired as a heavy equipment operator with Local 513 in St. ...
John Livingston (09/06/05)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- John Marion Livingston, 71, of Chaffee died Saturday, Sept. 3, 2005, at Chaffee Nursing Center. He was born Sept. 22, 1933, in Swinton, Mo., son of Marion and Eldora Ellen Elledge Livingston. He and Evelyn Terrell were married in 1953. She died March 21, 1958. He and Christine Jenkins were married Jan. 29, 1960. She died Nov. 17, 1974...
Modean Hahs (09/06/05)
Modean Bollinger Hahs, 78, of Jackson died Sunday, Sept. 4, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born July 30, 1927, in Cape Girardeau County, daughter of William and Josephine Ates Welker. She married Lee Bollinger Aug. 24, 1946. He died April 3, 1983. In July of 1989, she married Wilson Hahs. He survives...
Tamara Green (09/06/05)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Tamara L. "Tammy" Green, 36, of Cairo died Saturday, Sept. 3, 2005, at St. Louis University Hospital. She was employed by Galaxy Cable TV in Wickliffe, Ill., until she became disabled. Green attended Mighty Rivers Regional Worship Center in Cairo...
Robert Glastetter (09/06/05)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Robert Michael Glastetter, 51, of Chaffee, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 4, 2005, at his home. He was born Sept. 2, 1954, near New Hamburg, Mo., son of the late Al and Beatrice Evylin Mock Glastetter. He was a retired welder and worker at Wheeler Truck Trailer Equipment Company in Morley, Mo. He was a member of VFW Post No. 3127...
Lucy Medley (09/06/05)
Lucy M. Medley, 94, of Jackson died Saturday, Sept. 3, 2005, at Jackson Manor Nursing Home. She was born Jan. 14, 1911, in Oak Ridge, daughter of Brown and Cora Ann Hartle Clippard. She was an assembly line worker at Florsheim Shoe Company in Cape Girardeau for over 46 years and married Paul B. Medley Jan. 19, 1930. He died Feb. 24, 1963...
Thomas Herter (09/06/05)
Thomas Eugene Herter Sr., 81, of Lafayette, La., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died on Friday, Sept. 2, 2005, at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Lafayette, La. He was born on Friday, Dec. 21, 1923, in Golden Eagle, Ill., son of the late Paul C. and Jessie Jane Sherman Herter...
Josephine Fisher (09/06/05)
Josephine C. Nenninger Fisher, 89, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Sept. 4, 2005, at Chateau Girardeau. She was born Nov. 11, 1915, in Glennon, Mo., daughter of the late William J. and Bertha Lenderink Nenninger. She volunteered with Meals on Wheels and was affiliated with St. Mary's Cathedral and the church's Quilting Ladies and Altar Society. She married Leonard F. Fisher. He died Dec. 12, 2002...
Loraine Aldrich (09/06/05)
Loraine S. Aldrich, 81, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Sept. 3, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born April 13, 1924, in Haverhill, Mass., the daughter of the late Ralph S. and Florence Hamel Osgood. She married Kenneth E. Aldrich Nov. ...
Adelbert Louis (09/06/05)
Adelbert Louis, 82, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Sept. 5, 2005, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are pending with Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Jerline Cox (09/04/05)
Jerline C. Cox, 80, of Arbor died Saturday, Sept. 3, 2005, at home. She was born May 14, 1925, in Delta, daughter of Oliver Snider and Mary Davis. She and Raymond Lloyd Cox were married Oct. 10, 1943, at Benton, Mo. He died Oct. 1, 1998. She was a homemaker. Cox was a member of Arbor General Baptist Church and served as a Sunday school teacher for many years. Graduate of Delta High School 1941...
Anna Seiler (09/04/05)
Anna Marie Seiler, 75, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Sept. 2, 2005, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. She was born Sept. 7, 1929 at Scott City, daughter of Lawrence and Elizabeth Pope Weissmueller. She and Marvin Seiler were married April 7, 1956, at Kelso, Mo...
John Livingston (09/04/05)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- John Marion Livingston, 71, of Chaffee died Saturday, Sept. 3, 2005, at Chaffee Nursing Home. He was born Sept. 22, 1933, in Swinton, Mo., daughter of Marion and Eldora Ellen Elledge. He and Evelyn Terrell were married in 1953. She died March 21, 1958. He and Christine Jenkins were married Jan. 29, 1960. She died Nov. 17, 1974...
Carl Baudendistel (09/04/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Carl A. Baudendistel, 99, of Perryville died Saturday, Sept. 3, 2005, at Perry County Nursing Home in Perryville. He was born Aug. 15, 1906, in Perry County, Mo., son of Lawrence and Anna Deitch Baudendistel. He and Adele Bey were married April 18, 1942. She died March 18, 1995...
Barbara Buchheit (09/04/05)
APPLE CREEK, Mo. -- Barbara V. Buchheit, 93, of Apple Creek died Saturday, Sept. 3, 2005, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. She was born Sept. 8, 1911, at Apple Creek, daughter of Anton M. and Barbara Bohnert Unterreiner. She and Edwin O. Buchheit were married Feb. 25, 1936, at Apple Creek. He preceded her in death...
Gladys Austin (09/04/05)
Gladys W. Austin, 81, of Scott City died Saturday, Sept. 3, 2005, at Life Care Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born March 10, 1924, in Rumsey, Ky., daughter of Robert "Carl" Woosley and Callie Bee McElwain. She and Willard E. Austin were married Sept. 24, 1943, in Breman, Ky. He died March 4, 1998...
Stephen Beckwith (09/04/05)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Stephen Robert Joseph Beckwith, 25, of Marble Hill died Friday, Sept. 2, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 22, 1979, at Pocahontas, Ark., son of Carl Beckwith and Bonnie Walstrum of Fairdealing, Mo. He and Sueann Marie Murray were married Feb. 13, 2004, at Cape Girardeau...
Tamara Green (09/04/05)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Tamara L. "Tammy" Green, 36, of Urbandale, Ill., died Saturday, Sept. 3, 2005, at St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Barkett Funeral Home in Cairo.
Homer Watson (09/04/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Homer R. Watson, 88, of Perryville died Saturday, Sept. 3, 2005, at home. He was born April 9, 1917, at Mine LaMotte, Mo., son of Thomas J. and Lillian G. Sanders Watson. He and Ann Cecil Pryor of Perryville were married Feb. 14, 1994...
Lucy Medley (09/04/05)
Lucy Medley, 94, of Jackson died Saturday, Sept. 3, 2005, at Jackson Manor Nursing Home in Jackson. Arrangements are incomplete at Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home in Jackson.
Lester Pearman (09/03/05)
With deepest sorrow and fond memories, we say goodbye to Lester E. "Sonny" Pearman, a devoted husband, wonderful father, grandfather, brother and friend. Sonny, a longtime resident of Kissimmee, Fla., passed away Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2005, at Osceola Regional Medical Center in Kissimmee after years of complications from diabetes...
Harold Fallert (09/03/05)
Harold G. Fallert, 76, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Sept. 2, 2005, at deGreeff Hospice House in St. Louis, Mo. He was born Oct. 3, 1928, in Cape Girardeau, son of Andrew A. and Catherine Grass Fallert. Harold graduated from St. Mary's High School and St. Louis University. He served with the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He was retired from a career as a CPA at Schott and Van de Ven...
Mary Miller (09/03/05)
Mary L. Miller, 84, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Sept. 1, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Oct. 4, 1920, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Robert and Mina Grieb Moore. She and George E. Miller were married Sept. 20, 1940, in Cape Girardeau. He died July 26, 2003...
Teresa Hagedorn (09/03/05)
Teresa Hagedorn, 93, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Sept. 1, 2005, at her home. She was born July 14, 1912, in St. Louis, daughter of Michael and Bridget McHugh Martin. She and Elmer Hagedorn were married Nov. 29, 1934, in St. Louis. He died March 7, 1992...
Warden Grace (09/03/05)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Warden L. Grace, 65, of Cairo died Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2005, at Hillcreek Manor Nursing Home in Louisville, Ky. He was born Dec. 31, 1939, in Cairo, son of Wardell and Marion Nelms Grace. Grace retired as a truck driver with Anna Ready Mix Co. in Urbandale, Ill. He was a member of American Legion Post 460...
Lola Upshaw (09/03/05)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Lola A. Upshaw, 86, of Cairo died Friday, Sept. 2, 2005, at Ratliff Care Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born June 29, 1919, in Olive Branch, Ill., daughter of George and Lena Conel Holmes. She married Vern Upshaw, who died in 1987...
Thomas Herter Sr. (09/03/05)
Thomas Eugene Herter Sr., 81, of Lafayette, La., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Friday, Sept. 2, 2005, at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Lafayette. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mary Sisson (09/03/05)
ORAN, Mo. -- Mary Maxine Sisson, 60, of Oran died Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2005, at St. Louis University Hospital. She was born March 15, 1945, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Willie W. and Virginia P. Seggers. She married Clarence Sisson. Sisson was a member of Christ Sanctuary Church of God in Christ at Bell City, Mo., and a member of its Usher Board...
Frances Walker (09/03/05)
Frances P. Walker, 94, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Sept. 2, 2005, at Monticello House in Jackson. She was born Aug. 29, 1911, in Montezuma, Colo., daughter of Joseph M. and Angie Stiles Kennedy. She and John P. Walker were married Dec. 29, 1929, in Oklahoma. He died July 23, 1980...
Roy Coy (09/03/05)
MORLEY, Mo. -- Roy Lee Coy, 87, of Madison, Ill., formerly of Morley, died Thursday, Sept. 1, 2005, at John Cochran VA Medical Center in St. Louis. He was born Nov. 27, 1917, in Elfie, Ky., son of Clarence Arthur and Pearl Beasley Coy. He and Ophia "Peggy" Emerson were married Oct. 29, 1938, in Jackson. She died Nov. 3, 2000...
Ollie Bradford (09/03/05)
Ollie "Jay" Bradford, 88, of Cape Girardeau and formerly of Jackson, passed away Thursday, Sept. 1, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born Oct. 2, 1916, at Charleston, Mo., son of Ollie T. and Agnes Worland Bradford. After graduation from the former Diehlstadt High School, Jay graduated from the former Cape Business College. ...
Rev. Nicholas Persich (09/02/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- The Rev. Nicholas Eugene Persich, 83, of Perryville died Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2005, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. He was born Feb. 4, 1922, in New Orleans, La., son of Nicholas Salvador and Gladys Ida Fricken Persich. Persich was a vincentian priest. He entered novitiate Sept. 7, 1938, professed vows Sept. 8, 1940, ordained a deacon Sept. 27, 1945, and ordained a priest May 30, 1946, all at St. Mary's of the Barrens Catholic Church in Perryville...
Donald Lemons (09/02/05)
Donald Earl Lemons, 49, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born Oct. 25, 1955, in St. Louis, son of Cleo and Marjorie Crader Lemons. Survivors include a brother, Ronald Lemons of Maplewood, Mo., and a sister, Carol Halbert of Cape Girardeau...
Ollie Bradford (09/02/05)
Ollie "Jay" Bradford, 88, of Cape Girardeau and formerly of Jackson, passed away Thursday, Sept. 1, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born Oct. 2, 1916, at Charleston, Mo., son of Ollie T. and Agnes Worland Bradford. After graduation from the former Diehlstadt High School, Jay graduated from the former Cape Business College. ...
Edna Newberry (09/02/05)
ANNA, Ill. -- Edna M. Newberry, 94, of Anna died Thursday, Sept. 1, 2005, at City Care Center. She was born Feb. 19, 1911, at Cobden, Ill., daughter of Tom and Hannah Nance Adams. She and Casey Newberry were married in 1926 in Union County, Ill. He died Oct. 1, 1947...
Rev. Anthony Johnson (09/02/05)
The Rev. Anthony Wayne Johnson, 57, of Spring, Texas, died Monday, Aug. 29, 2005, at Houston Northwest Medical Center in Houston, Texas. He was born Feb. 21, 1948, in Cairo, Ill., son of J.D. and Pauline Bennett Johnson. He and Karen Robinson were married June 30, 1972...
Dorothy Reasons (09/02/05)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Dorothy L. Reasons, 85, of Cairo died Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2005, at Western Baptist Hospital in Paducah, Ky. She was born Dec. 2, 1919, in Bardwell, Ky., daughter of Robert and Thelma Lee Halteman. She married Delbert Reasons, who preceded her in death...
Melville Welker (09/02/05)
Melville A. Welker, 94, of Millersville died Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2005, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born March 24, 1911, near Millersville, son of Amos C. "Doc" and Stella Bedwell Welker. Welker attended Old Salem and Millersville schools. He had been a farmer, and was a member of Old Salem United Methodist Church...
Teresa Hagedorn (09/02/05)
Teresa Hagedorn, 93, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Sept. 1, 2005, at her home. Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Raymond Tipton (09/01/05)
Raymond Harold Tipton, 84, formerly of Little Rock, Ark., entered into the arms of the Lord Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2005, at the Lutheran Home. Beloved husband of the late Marie Williams of Hope, Ark.; loving father of Barbara (Lindell) Bast of St. Louis, Cathy (Richard) Walton of Jackson; Raymond H. (Nanci) Tipton Jr. of Edmund, Okla.; dear grandfather of 10; dear great-grandfather of four; brother-in-law; uncle; cousin; and friend...
Irma Kroenung (09/01/05)
Irma M. Albrecht Kroenung of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Aug. 28, 2005. Wife of the late Erwin D. Kroenung; dear mother of Glenn (Barbara) and Paul (Susan) Kroenung; grandmother of Eugene, Phillip, Jill, Joseph and Jeffrey, Mary and Kenneth; dear great-grandmother of 11; sister-in-law; aunt; great-aunt; cousin; and friend...
Dorris Lincoln (09/01/05)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Dorris S. Lincoln, 92, of Lake of Egypt, Ill., died Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2005, at the home of a daughter. She was born Nov. 2, 1912, in Versailles, Mo., daughter of George R. and Margaret Cox Neilson. She and William Elzie Ray Lincoln were married March 30, 1930. He died March 31, 1987...
Melville Welker (09/01/05)
Melville A. Welker, 94, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2005, at the Lutheran Home. Arrangements are incomplete at Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home.
William Gifford (09/01/05)
EAST CAPE GIRARDEAU, Ill. -- William McGinnis Gifford, 77, of East Cape Girardeau died Monday, Aug. 29, 2005, at his home. He was born May 8, 1928, in Huntington, W.Va., son of William Scott and Violet Virginia Adkins Gifford. He and Audrey Darlene Ashline were married Jan. 5, 1948, in Kankakee, Ill. She died Jan. 20, 2001...
Rev. Anthony Johnson (09/01/05)
The Rev. Anthony Wayne Johnson, 57, of Spring, Texas, died Monday, Aug. 29, 2005, at Houston Northwest Medical Center in Houston, Texas. He was formerly pastor at Alexander County Freewill Baptist Church in Olive Branch, Ill., and at Bethlehem Baptist Church in Crump...
Eulleen Friese (09/01/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Eulleen May Friese, 64, of Perryville died Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2005, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Oct. 20, 1940, at Crosstown, Mo., daughter of Andrew and Jennie Pullem Pillars. She and Loy Friese were married Sept. 28, 1957. He died Sept. 26, 1995...
Winfred Caldwell (09/01/05)
Winfred Steven Caldwell, 60, of Jackson left his earthly life Monday, Aug. 29, 2005, to join his heavenly father. He passed away in Indianapolis, Ind., as a result of a truck accident. He was born Sept. 11, 1944, in Southern Pines, N.C., son of Sid Moore and Eleanor Harloe Moore Caldwell. He was later adopted by James Caldwell. He and Lynda King Lorenz were married Jan. 8, 2000, in Jackson...
Mark Molengraft (09/01/05)
PATTON, Mo. -- Mark E. Molengraft, 46, of Patton died Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2005, at his home. He was born April 15, 1959, in Naperville, Ill., son of Gene Harold and Carole Nettie Weston Molengraft. Molengraft was a mechanic several years. Survivors include two brothers, Scott Molengraft of Naperville and Steve Molengraft of Patton...