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Obituaries from November 2005

Jewell Wiseman (11/30/05)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Jewell Juanita Wiseman, 90, of Advance, formerly of Puxico, Mo., was born March 19, 1915, at Zalma, Mo., daughter of Herman and Myrtle Morton George. She passed away Monday, Nov. 28, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau...
Marie Balsman (11/30/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Marie E. Balsman, 82, of Perryville died Monday, Nov. 28, 2005, at Perry County Nursing Home. She was born July 25, 1923, at Brazeau, Mo., daughter of Fred and Della Sides Clary. She and Delmar W. Balsman were married Nov. 13, 1940, at Biehle, Mo. He preceded her in death...
Jeremiyah Ware (11/30/05)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Jeremiyah Tyree Ware, 3 months, of Cairo died Monday, Nov. 28, 2005, at Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital in St. Louis. Heavenly Gates Funeral Home in Cairo is in charge of arrangements.
Emery Stroder (11/30/05)
Emery O. Stroder, 98, of Crump died Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Aug. 9, 1907, at Crump, son of Daniel and Alice Simpson Stroder. He and Beulah Kynion were married Oct. 25, 1930. She died Sept. 24, 1995...
Ennis Elfrink (11/30/05)
Ennis Martin Elfrink, 69, of Jackson died Monday, Nov. 28, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Sept. 9, 1936, at Leopold, Mo., son of Martin and Anna Beel Elfrink. He and Ella Jane Stause were married June 29, 1973, in Jackson...
Zeta Putz (11/30/05)
Zeta M. Putz, 84, of Jackson died Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2005, at her home. She was born Dec. 12, 1920, in Cape Girardeau County, daughter of John C. and Ester E. Cox Davis. Putz had been a cook at the former Deal Nursing Home. She was a lifelong member of New Bethel Baptist Church near Pocahontas...
William Byram Jr. (11/30/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- William R. "Bob" Byram Jr., 63, of Perryville died Saturday, Nov. 26, 2005, at Perry County Nursing Home. He was born March 3, 1942, in Randolph County, Ill., son of William R. and Martha C. Vance Byram Sr. He and Marcella Rhyne were married March 8, 2003...
Fayvette Swank (11/30/05)
Fayvette Evelyn Swank, 86, formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Saturday, Nov. 26, 2005, at Upshur Manor in Gilmer, Texas. She was born June 12, 1919, at Seventy-Six, Mo., daughter of Arthur and Birdie Ella Rhyne Parker. She first married J.P. Voss in 1933, at Jackson. She then married Robert Swank in June 1975 at Farrar, Mo. He died in April 1981...
William Hafford (11/30/05)
CAIRO, Ill. -- William C. "Bill" Hafford, 63, of Cairo died Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2005, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete at Barkett Funeral Home in Cairo.
John Amberger (11/30/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- John Amberger, 84, of Perryville died Monday, Nov. 28, 2005, at his home. He was born Aug. 22, 1921, at Belgique, Mo., son of Frank and Beatrice Elizabeth Christisen Amberger. He and Alberta May Pick were married May 19, 1946. She died Oct. 19, 1999...
Carlos Letcher (11/29/05)
Carlos Theodore Letcher, 37, of Scott City died Monday, Nov. 28, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Aug. 7, 1968, in Kankakee, Ill., son of Carl and Margrete Carrington Letcher. He and Heidi Marie McDonald were married Nov. 9, 1999...
Thomas Gore (11/29/05)
OLMSTED, Ill. -- Thomas Gore, 90, of Paducah, Ky., died Friday, Nov. 25, 2005, at Superior Care Center in Paducah. He was the son of Edward and May Allison Gore. He married Helen Ulrich. Gore retired as a sheetmetal worker with Local 73 in Chicago. He was owner/broker of Tom's Realty in Glenwood, Ark., and had been a salesman for PAMCO. He was formerly of Olmsted...
Cletus Givens (11/29/05)
Cletus N. Givens, 87, of Delta died Sunday, Nov. 27, 2005, at Jackson Manor in Jackson. He was born Jan. 3, 1918, at Delta, son of Ancil Ivan and Grace Wilson Smith Givens. He and Glenda A. Looney were married Jan. 18, 1945. She died Sept. 23, 1994...
Ann Amos (11/29/05)
Ann Garnell Amos, 67, of Scott City died Sunday, Nov. 27, 2005, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born March 20, 1938, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of William Frank and Florence Elaine King Briggen. She and Curtis Ronald Amos were married July 1, 1955. He died Dec. 1, 1995...
Charles Dry (11/29/05)
SCOPUS, Mo. -- Charles Everett James Dry was stillborn Sunday, Nov. 27, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was the son of Tony and Tiffany Garland Dry of Scopus. Survivors include his parents; maternal grandparents Mike and Becky Garland of Scopus; paternal grandparents David Dry of Cape Girardeau, Dawn Grammer of Oak Ridge; maternal great-grandparents Bessie Welker of Marble Hill, Mo., Dave and Shirley Evans of St. ...
Roberta Roy (11/29/05)
VILLA RIDGE, Ill. -- Roberta A. Kerr Roy, 50, of Ruma, Ill., formerly of Villa Ridge, died Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2005, at home. Roberta "Birdie" was born July 28, 1955, in Cairo, Ill., daughter of Edna Kerr of Villa Ridge and the late Joseph Kerr. She married Robert "Bob" Roy July 10, 1973, at Villa Ridge Union Church in Villa Ridge...
Helen Sheets (11/29/05)
Helen Kasten Sheets, 94, of Cape Girardeau went home to be with the Lord Sunday, Nov. 27, 2005. She was a resident of the Lutheran Home three and a half years. Mrs. Sheets was born Oct. 12, 1911, at Oak Ridge, daughter of T.E. and Annette Kasten. She and Raymond Lee Sheets, a longtime Cape Girardeau educator, were married June 7, 1935, at Moberly, Mo. He preceded her in death Nov. 25, 1994...
Charles Maher (11/29/05)
Retired Lt. Col. Charles J. Maher of Oakville, Mo., died after a brief illness at St. Anthony's Medical Center Saturday, Nov. 26, 2005. He was born in Philadelphia, Pa., Aug. 17, 1918, son of Charles and Anna Maher of Dublin, Ireland. He was preceded in death by his parents, and brothers William, Thomas and Jack...
Fayvette Swank (11/29/05)
Fayvette Swank, 86, formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Saturday, Nov. 26, 2005, at Upshur Manor in Gilmer, Texas. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Eva Bangert (11/29/05)
Eva A. Bangert, 90, of Carlinville, Ill., died Sunday, Nov. 27, 2005, at St. Francis Hospital. She was born Sept. 7, 1915, in Godfrey, Ill., daughter of Thomas and Annie Gerl Evans. She and James F. Bangert were married July 20, 1935, in Jerseyville, Ill. He died Nov. 2, 1968...
Loran Wallace (11/29/05)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Loran Wilbourn Wallace, 85, of Advance died Sunday, Nov. 27, 2005, at Advance Nursing Center. He was born Nov. 16, 1920, at Zalma, Mo., son of Curtis and Cora Corjine Wallace. He and Altie Mae Peters were married in December 1940. She died Jan. 3, 1973...
Sharon Propst (11/29/05)
Sharon Kay Propst, 57, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Nov. 26, 2005, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. She was born Oct. 9, 1948, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Howard "Dick" and Ruby P. Stanfill Propst. Propst worked at Regional Primary Care, and was a member of Patton United Methodist Church at Patton, Mo...
Chasity Gathright (11/27/05)
McCLURE, Ill. -- Chasity Gathright, 2 weeks old, of McClure died Saturday, Nov. 26, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Crain Funeral Home in Tamms, Ill., is in charge of arrangements.
Cletus Givens (11/28/05)
Cletus N. Givens, 87, of Delta died Sunday, Nov. 27, 2005, at the Jackson Manor in Jackson. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee is in charge of arrangements.
Vernis Stout (11/28/05)
Okeechobee, Fla. -- Vernis L. Stout, 88, of Okeechobee, died Monday, Nov. 21, 2005 at Raulerson Hospital in Okeechobee. He was born Nov. 28, 1916, in Campbell, Mo., son of Grant and Luaney Russom Stout. He and Glenda Heaps were married in 1970 in St. Louis...
Helen Sheets (11/28/05)
Helen Sheets, 94, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Nov. 27, 2005, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Ford and Sons Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau is in charge of arrangements.
Mary Jo Bankoff (11/28/05)
Orlando, Fla. -- Mary Jo Rendleman Bankoff, 84, of Orlando, formerly of Anna, Ill., died Saturday, Nov. 26, 2005, in Orlando. Crain Pleasant Grove-Murdale Funeral Home in Carbondale, Ill., is in charge of arrangements.
Chasity Gathright (11/28/05)
McClure, Ill. -- Chasity Rayne Gathright, two weeks, of McClure, died Saturday, Nov. 26, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Nov. 9, 2005, daughter of Jessica McNelly and Rocky Gathright. Survivors include her parents; grandparents Gina and Raymond D. Oxford and Rocky Gathright Sr. and Linda Walton; and great-grandparents Charles and Shirley Birk and Mattie Gathright...
Ann Amos (11/28/05)
Ann G. Amos, 67, of Scott City died Sunday, Nov. 27, 2005, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City is in charge of arrangements.
Lorene Lorenz (11/28/05)
Frohna, Mo. -- Lorene S. Lorenz, 94, of Frohna died Saturday, Nov. 26, 2005, at the Perry County Nursing Home. She was born July 29, 1911, in Perry County, daughter of William J. and Barbara Boxdorfer Hoehn. She and Rudolph C. Kaempfe were married on May 18, 1933. He died on July 2, 1949. She and Norman A. Lorenz were married on April 25, 1952. He died on Nov. 19, 1998...
Elizabeth Kaufman (11/26/05)
ST. CHARLES, Mo. -- Elizabeth J. Kaufman, infant daughter of Allen and Christy Kaufman of St. Charles, died Friday, Nov. 11, 2005, at St. John's Mercy Medical Center in Creve Coeur, Mo. She was born Nov. 11, 2005. Survivors include her mother and father; and two grandmothers, Mary McIntosh of Benton, Mo., and Joan Kaufman of Sullivan, Mo...
Elizabeth Manus (11/26/05)
BUNCOMBE, Ill. -- Elizabeth "Bet" Manus, 89, of Buncombe died Thursday, Nov. 24, 2005, at the Southgate Health Care Center in Metropolis, Ill. She was born Sept. 4, 1917, at Cobden, Ill., daughter of John and Lydia Treece Haire. She and Raymond E. Manus were married May 23, 1937, at Buncombe. He died May 25, 2000...
William Glastetter (11/26/05)
William Gerard "Billy" Glastetter, 43, of Scott City died Thursday, Nov. 24, 2005, at his home. He was born Sept. 9, 1962, son of William J. and Bertha A. Backfisch Glastetter. He was a janitor at Thorngate. He was a member of St. Augustine Catholic Church in Kelso, Mo., the Knights of Columbus Council 6420 in Scott City and 4th Degree St. Joseph Assembly 2283 in Scott City...
Billy Brown (11/26/05)
ANNA, Ill. -- Billy J. Brown, 77, of Anna died Thursday, Nov. 24, 2005, at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale, Ill. He was born on Feb. 25, 1928, in Dongola, Ill., son of Albert and Mae Johnson Brown. He and Corinne Durrett were married June 28, 1947. He graduated from Dongola High School. He worked as a salesman and bookkeeper at Karraker Chevrolet in Dongola and worked for the Illinois Department of Agriculture. He served in the U.S. Army Medical Corps during the Korean War...
Dale Reeves (11/26/05)
KELSO, Mo. -- Dale Vincent Reeves, 82, of Kelso died Thursday, Nov. 24, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born on July 13, 1923 in Illmo,son of Luther Lelander and Martha Marie Davis Reeves. He and Marie D. LeGrand were married July 3, 1948 in Kelso. She died April 27, 2004...
Macie Dunn (11/26/05)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Macie Dunn, 87, of Advance died Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Sept. 27, 1918, in Lake County, Tenn., daughter of Maud and Isabell Barber Andrews. She and Walter Dunn were married Nov. 9, 1940, at Caruthersville, Mo...
Everette Fiessinger (11/27/05)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Everette "Pete" Fiessinger, 83, of Cairo died Friday, Nov. 25, 2005, at Daystar Care Center in Cairo. He was born Oct. 3, 1922, at Lowes, Ky., son of Ed and Frussie McGowan Fiessinger. He was married to Gladys Rogers. Later he and Mary K. Stuart were married...
Phyllis Richardson (11/27/05)
ST. LOUIS -- Phyllis A. Richardson, 67, of St. Louis died Friday, Nov. 25, 2005, at St. Louis. She was born Jan. 25, 1938, at Enfield, Ill., daughter of Noel Edward and Wilma J. Williams Richardson. Richardson was a practical nurse at St. Anthony's Hospital...
Rev. James Fischer (11/27/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- The Rev. James A Fischer of Perryville, died Friday, Nov. 25, 2005, at St. Mary's Seminary. He was born on Oct. 15, 1916, in St. Louis, Mo., son of John J. and Agnes C. Henke Fischer. He was a Vincentian priest. He entered the Congregation of the Mission, the Vincentians, at St. ...
Elizabeth Kaufman (11/27/05)
ST. CHARLES, Mo. -- Elizabeth Joan Kaufman, infant, of St. Charles passed away Friday, Nov. 11, 2005, at St. John's Mercy Medical Center in Creve Coeur, Mo. She was born Nov. 11, 2005, Creve Coeur, daughter of Allen and Christy Kaufman. Survivors include her parents, Allen and Christy Kaufman of St. Charles; grandmothers Mary Elizabeth McIntosh of Benton, Mo., Joan Kaufman of Sullivan, Mo.; many aunts, uncles and cousins...
Russell Kullberg (11/26/05)
Russell Gordon Kullberg, 83, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Aug. 4, 1922, in Flint, Mich., son of Gustav and Helga Hillman Kullberg. He and Mary E. Whitney were married on March 3, 1946, in Flint...
Helen Davis (11/26/05)
Helen E. Davis, 95, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Nov. 22, 1910, in Egypt Mills, daughter of William and Nora Lueders Hengst. She and F.H. "Buck" Davis were married on Nov. 9, 1935, in Egypt Mills. He passed away Jan. 22, 1994...
Becky Smith (11/26/05)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Becky Smith, 26, of Tamms died Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2005, in an automobile accident south of Anna, Ill. Friends may call at Crain Funeral Home in Tamms from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday. Funeral will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Crain Funeral Home in Tamms, with the Rev. Danny Jones officiating. Burial will be in McCrite Cemetery...
Samuel Foutch (11/26/05)
THEBES, Ill. -- Samuel E. "Eddie" Foutch, 78, of Thebes died Thursday, Nov. 24, 2005 at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Friends may callfrom 4 to 7 p.m. Monday at Crain Funeral Home in Tamms, Ill. The funeral will be at 7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Larry Buckles officiating. A private burial will be held later in Rose Hill Cemetery at Thebes...
Mary Fellows (11/27/05)
Mary Margaret Mathews Fellows, age 68, of Jackson, passed away Friday, Nov. 25, 2005 at her home. She was born on Aug. 5, 1937 in Cape Girardeau, daughter of the late Joe and Anna Lucille Short Mathews. She and Andy Fellows were married Sept. 28, 1991...
Billy Brown (11/25/05)
ANNA, Ill. -- Billy J. Brown, 77, of Anna died Thursday, Nov. 24, 2005, at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale, Ill. Arrangements are incomplete at the Crain Funeral Home in Anna.
Eric Foutch (11/25/05)
THEBES, Ill. -- Eric Foutch, 78, of Thebes died Thursday, Nov. 24, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Crain Funeral Home in Tamms, Ill.
Vallie Bollinger (11/25/05)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Vallie Ann Bollinger, 100, of Advance died Thursday, Nov. 24, 2005, at the Advance Nursing Center. She was born Jan. 11, 1905, at Toga, Mo., daughter of William Franklin and Lucy Scott Carlton. She married Jess Bollinger, and he died June 7, 1954...
William Glastetter (11/25/05)
William G. "Billy" Glastetter, 43, of Scott City died Thursday, Nov. 24, 2005, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete with Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City.
Russell Kullberg (11/25/05)
Russell G. Kullberg, 83, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete wth Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Rebecca Smith (11/25/05)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Rebecca L. Smith, 26, of Tamms died Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2005, in an automobile accident. Arrangements are incomplete with Crain Funeral Home in Tamms.
Nora Ireland (11/25/05)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Nora E. Ireland of Cairo died Thursday, Nov. 24, 2005, at Daystar Care Center in Cairo. She was married to Keith Ireland, who died Feb. 12, 2005. She was a deputy county clerk in Alexander County before her retirement. She was a member of the Mighty Rivers Regional Worship Center in Cairo, Ill...
Donald Franklin (11/25/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Donald R. Franklin, 76, of Perryville died Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Dec. 29, 1928, at Crystal City, Mo., son of Samuel J. and Eleanor Mary Rhyne Franklin. He and Marcella A. Balsman were married Nov. 5, 1949...
Dale Reeves (11/25/05)
KELSO, Mo. -- Dale Reeves, 82, of Kelso died Thursday, Nov. 24, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City.
Nancy Lovinggood (11/24/05)
Nancy Elizabeth Lovinggood, 78, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2005, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center, with her family at her side. She was born Sept. 8, 1927, in Philadelphia, Miss., daughter of Henry and Reba Wood Bridges. She and Dr. Thomas A. Lovinggood were married Nov. 25, 1950, in Philadelphia...
Rose Warren (11/24/05)
Rose Marie Warren, 63, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Jan. 23, 1942, in Memphis, Tenn., daughter of Clifford L. and June V. Gover Carpenter. She and Billy R. Warren were married July 31, 1958...
Beda Davis (11/24/05)
Beda Loree Davis, 57, of Paducah, Ky., died Monday, Nov. 21, 2005, at Western Baptist Hospital. She was the daughter of Eskell Carlton and Verna Rae Bothwell Hassel. Davis was a member of Fountain Avenue Methodist Church. Survivors include a daughter, Julie Repolgle of Chesapeake, Va.; two sons, John Kudrick of Trafford, Pa., Augustus Davis of Jackson; a sister, Mindy Hassel; and five grandchildren...
Robert Ramsey (11/24/05)
ANNA, Ill. -- Robert Ramsey, 79, of Anna, formerly of Chicago, died Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2005, at Veterans Administration Medical Center in Marion, Ill. He was born Feb. 26, 1926, in Blountville, Tenn., son of Dale and Evelyn Shepherd Ramsey. He married Helen Danson, who died in 2003...
Gene Myers (11/24/05)
ANNA, Ill. -- Gene Myers, 67, of Anna died Monday, Nov. 21, 2005, at Illinois Veterans Home in Anna. He was born March 28, 1938, at Moberly, Mo., son of Leslie and Mabel Wareham Myers. He and Jeannine Lunsford were married Oct. 12, 1958. Myers was an electrician at Peabody Coal Co. in Missouri. He was a member of Anna Heights Baptist Church...
Helen Davis (11/24/05)
Helen Davis, 95, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Harold Meyer (11/23/05)
Harold Elwood "Butch" Meyer, 72, of Springville, Tenn., died in an automobile accident Sunday, Nov. 20, 2005, near Poplar Bluff, Mo. His wife, Peggy Lee Fornkohl Meyer, also died. He was born Nov. 4, 1933, in Jackson, son of Charles and Erna Lowes Meyer Brown. He and Peggy Fornkohl were married June 1, 1957, at Grace United Methodist Church...
Peggy Meyer (11/23/05)
Peggy Lee Fornkohl Meyer, 68, of Springville, Tenn., died in an automobile accident Sunday, Nov. 20, 2005, near Poplar Bluff, Mo. Her husband, Harold "Butch" Meyer also died. She was born Dec. 8, 1936, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Harlem C. Fornkohl and Hazel M. Steeg Fornkohl Loch. She and Harold Meyer were married June 1, 1957, at Grace United Methodist Church...
Milford Dunning (11/23/05)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Milford Dunning, 94, of Tamms died Monday, Nov. 21, 2005, at his home. He was born Aug. 19, 1911, at Tamms, son of Frank and Lena Gossett Dunning. He married Georgia Coleman, who preceded him in death Oct. 15, 1998. Mr. Dunning retired as an engineer with GMO Railroad. He was a member of First Baptist Church in Tamms, Senior Citizens Smiles One Center in Mounds, Ill., and Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers...
Jo Ella Ryan (11/23/05)
Jo Ella Mae Ryan, 77, of Naperville, Ill., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Friday, Nov. 18, 2005, at Manor Care Nursing Home in Naperville. She was born Dec. 15, 1927, in Kansas City, Kan., daughter of Edward C. and Rose K. Wittrock Mullins. She and Jerry D. Ryan were married April 18, 1951, in Cape Girardeau...
Dessie Dennis (11/23/05)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Dessie Pearl Dennis, 77, of Marble Hill died Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2005, at her home following an illness. She was born Nov. 10, 1928, at Patton, Mo., daughter of Leslie and Louie Slinkard Wilkinson. She and Dewey Dennis were married May 14, 1946. He died Feb. 23, 2000...
Sheldon Gardner (11/22/05)
Sheldon Frank Gardner, 71, of Mystic, Conn., died Sunday, Nov. 20, 2005. He was born April 20, 1934, in Massachusetts, and since 1982 he was a resident of Southeastern Connecticut. He graduated from Everett High School in Boston in 1952, received an A.B. from Harvard in 1956, and completed a Ph.D. in clinical psychology at the University of Southern California in 1963...
William McEnelly (11/22/05)
ANNA, Ill. -- William C. "Bill" McEnelly, 85, of Anna died Monday, Nov. 21, 2005, at Shawnee Christian Nursing Center in Herrin, Ill. He was born May 29, 1920, at Hanlontown, Iowa, son of Charles G. and Myrtle Myers McEnelly. He and Marjorie J. Holt were married April 7, 1945, in Minneapolis, Minn. She died Oct. 18, 1992...
Charles Martin (11/22/05)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Charles L. Martin, 63, of Barnhart, Mo., died Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2005, at St. Anthony's Medical Center in St. Louis County. He was born Jan. 20, 1942, in Marble Hill, Mo., son of Paul Linus and Gladys Mae Welker Martin. He first married Ruth Wiseman and later married Joyce Evelyn Martin, both of whom preceded him in death...
Doyle Varnum (11/22/05)
Doyle Varnum, 78, of Jackson died Sunday, Nov. 20, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born March 16, 1927, in Jackson, son of Ezekiel and Ella Godwin Varnum. He and Mildred Niblack Varnum were married Feb. 14, 1976. Varnum worked 46 years in the finishing department at the former Florsheim Shoe Co. in Cape Girardeau. He was a member of Red Star Baptist Church in Cape Girardeau...
Edra Scott (11/22/05)
Edra Mae Scott, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Nov. 21, 2005, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Feb. 8, 1917, at Matthews, Mo., daughter of Edd and Essie Mae Stewart Clinton. She and T.R. Scott were married in 1948 at Flat River, Mo. He died June 5, 1993...
John Busby (11/22/05)
CAIRO, Ill. -- John Stephen Busby, 59, of Cairo died Sunday, Nov. 20, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Jan. 19, 1946, in Cairo, son of John and Mamie Smith Busby. Busby worked 30 years at Burkart. Survivors include three brothers, William Busby of LaCenter, Ky., Mike Busby of Anna, Ill., Don Busby of Arlington, KY.; and two sisters, Birdie Adams of Barlow, Ky., and Jean Frazier of Port Huron, Mich...
Harold "Butch" Meyer (11/21/05)
Harold "Butch" Meyer, 72, and Peggy Meyer, 68, of Springville, Tenn., formerly of Cape Girardeau County, died Sunday, Nov. 20, 2005, in an automobile accident near Poplar Bluff, Mo. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Violet Claybrooke (11/21/05)
PERRYVILLE, MO. -- Violet J. Claybrooke, 83, of Perryville died Thursday, Nov. 17, 2005, at Perry County Nursing Home. She was born May 25, 1922, in Ellsinore, Mo., daughter of Joseph Lee and Willie McKinely Blue. Claybrooke was a restaurant manager and was of the Baptist faith...
Milford Allen (11/21/05)
Milford E. Allen, 73, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Nov. 19, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Dec. 23, 1931, in Burfordville, son of Ray and Rhoda Johnson Allen. He and Barbara Clark were married in 1967. In 1986, he married Velma Lizenbee Jones, who survives...
Alverta Koerber (11/21/05)
Alverta W. Koerber, 79, of Jackson died Sunday, Nov. 20, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born on May 1, 1926, in Cape Girardeau County, daughter of Walter H. and Della E. Moore Schuette. She and Rudolph G. Koerber were married on April 17, 1952, in Cape Girardeau County...
Jean Seay (11/20/05)
Jean Seay, 82, of Cape Girardeau died at Ratliff Care Center Nov. 16, 2005, on the anniversary of the death of her husband, John Gray Seay Sr., who died Nov. 16, 1999. She and Mr. Seay were married Oct. 17, 1942, in Clayton, Mo. She was born Jan. 16, 1923, in St. Louis, the only child of Frank and Florence Snadden Ruehl...
Carl Meyer (11/20/05)
ARNOLD, Mo. -- Carl A. Meyer, 57, of Arnold died Saturday, Nov. 19, 2005. He was born Dec. 5, 1947, at Conway, Ark., son of August and Mildred Maxey Meyer. He was a manager in the trucking industry and a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Vietnam era. He is survived by his wife, Nancy Strite Meyer; two sons, Chris (Amanda Loesing) Meyer, Matt Meyer; two brothers, Robert (Rebecca) Meyer, Lee (Barb) Meyer; a sister, Becky (Lance) Aldridge; his in-laws, Robert and Melba Strite...
Larry Glaus (11/20/05)
BENTON, Mo. -- Lawrence Eugene "Larry" Glaus, 65, of Benton died Friday, Nov. 18, 2005, at his home. He was born Nov. 8, 1940, at Cape Girardeau, son of Lawrence and Virginia M. LeGrand Glaus. He and Suzi Eachus were married Jan. 29, 1968, at Benton...
Ruth Pell-Crites-Cox (11/20/05)
ALEXANDRIA, Va. -- Ruth Ellen Pell-Crites-Cox, 87, of Alexandria, Va., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Sunday, Nov. 13, 2005, at her home. She was born April 7, 1918, in Commerce, Mo., and grew up in Cape Girardeau. She and Joe M. Crites were married in 1942; he died in 1969. She married Bruce Cox in 1980, and he survives...
Jo Ella Ryan (11/20/05)
Jo Ella Mae Ryan, 77, of Naperville, Ill., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Friday, Nov. 18, 2005, in Naperville. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Chapel. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Old Hanover Lutheran Church, with the Rev. Robert Azinger officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery...
Emma Bomar (11/20/05)
Emma Dean Bomar, 26 days, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Nov. 19, 2005, at her home. She was born Oct. 24, 2005, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Richard H. and Becky J. Wagganer Bomar. Bomar is survived by her parents of Cape Girardeau; a sister, Bethany Bomar of Cape Girardeau; a maternal grandmother, Ann Wagganer of Cape Girardeau; a paternal grandfather, Craig Bomar of Cape Girardeau; and her great-grandparents, Richard and Dora Bomar of Cape Girardeau...
Clarence Job (11/20/05)
KELSO, Mo. -- Clarence Arthur "Butch" Job, 72, of Kelso died Friday, Nov. 18, 2005, at The Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Feb. 22, 1933, in Cape Girardeau, son of Arthur and Ella Schwabb Job. He and Mary Kathlyn Ressel were married July 11, 1959, in Kelso...
Dora Hancock (11/20/05)
WARE, Ill. -- Dora "Tiny" Hancock, 53, of Ware died Friday, Nov. 18, 2005, in Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. She was born May 14, 1952, in Anna, Ill., daughter of Everett Lee and Flora L. Connell Davis. Hancock was a member of the First Baptist Church in Jonesboro, Ill...
Nelta Petzoldt (11/19/05)
Nelta C. Petzoldt, 99, of Jackson passed away Friday, Nov. 18, 2005, at Monticello House in Jackson. She was born July 24, 1906, in Oak Ridge, daughter of Charles and Josephine Dambach Ludwig. She and Rito Petzoldt were married Aug. 12, 1929, at Tilsit. He passed away Oct. 23, 1983...
Lawrence Hansberger (11/19/05)
Lawrence Eugene "Hans" Hansberger of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Nov. 17, 2005, at Saxony Village at the age of 92. He was born Dec. 26, 1912, in Marshall, Mo., to Joshua and Ida Amanda Arnold Hansberger. As a small child he survived smallpox in Oklahoma City, Okla. He grew up in the railroad towns of White Hall and Roodhouse, Ill...
Clarence Job (11/19/05)
KELSO, Mo. -- Clarence "Butch" Job, 72, of Kelso died Friday, Nov. 18, 2005, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City is in charge of arrangements.
Lawrence Glaus (11/19/05)
BENTON, Mo. -- Lawrence "Larry" Glaus, 65, of Benton died Friday, Nov. 18, 2005, at his home. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel at Benton is in charge of arrangements.
Patricia Brickhaus (11/19/05)
DEXTER, Mo. -- Patricia K. Brickhaus, 51, of Dexter, formerly of Perryville, Mo., died Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2005, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. She was born July 29, 1954, at Perryville, daughter of Walter Mathew and Mildred Flora Ochs Brickhaus...
Dorothy Sebek (11/19/05)
Dorothy L. Sebek, 87, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Nov. 18, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born March 9, 1918, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Leo and Geraldine Whiteacer Brooks. She and Albert A. Sebek were married June 25, 1938, in Cape Girardeau. He died July 3, 2000...
Robert Mehrle (11/18/05)
Robert L. Mehrle, 78, of High Hill, Mo., died Monday, Nov. 14, 2005, at New Florence Nursing and Care Center in New Florence, Mo. He was born April 6, 1927, in Cape Girardeau, son of Rudolph and Eursa Kinder Mehrle. He and Geraldine Franck were married July 21, 1946, in Cape Girardeau...
Alice Richardson (11/18/05)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Alice Gertrude Richardson, 86, of Chaffee died Thursday, Nov. 17, 2005, at Chaffee Nursing Center. She was born Feb. 24, 1919, at Randles, daughter of Tony and Mary Margaret Patterson Menz. She and Henry Richardson were married Dec. 9, 1938, at Benton, Mo. He died Sept. 13, 1989...
Wayne Manus (11/18/05)
ANNA, Ill. -- Wayne "Doc" Manus, 84, of Anna died Thursday, Nov. 17, 2005, at Western Baptist Hospital in Paducah, Ky. He was born July 24, 1921, at Lick Creek, Ill., son of George Henry and Mary Etta Gurley Manus. He and Elva Mae Davis were married July 5, 1940, in Jackson...
Alice McMath (11/18/05)
GRASSY, Mo. -- Alice May McMath, 68, of Grassy died Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born May 19, 1937, in Indio, Calif., daughter of Doyle F. and Minnie M. Ramsey Vesterby. She and J.D. Estes were married Dec. 18, 1952. He preceded her in death. She and Hobart McMath were married Oct. 17, 1985. He died Nov. 29, 2002...
Jean Seay (11/18/05)
Jean Seay, 82, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2005, at Ratliff Care Center. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Arlis Judkins Jr. (11/18/05)
ANNA, Ill. -- Arlis Ray Judkins Jr., 23, of Anna died Thursday, Nov. 17, 2005, from injuries sustained in a vehicle accident. He was born March 14, 1982, in Dallas, Texas, son of Arlis Ray and Sandra Leigh Schaeffer Judkins Sr. Survivors include his mother of Anna; father of Aberdeen, Miss.; a sister, Amanda Judkins of Dongola, Ill.; a brother, Zachary Judkins of Anna; and maternal grandmother, Mayme Schaeffer of Anna...
Oliver Landgraf (11/18/05)
ANNA, Ill. -- Oliver Landgraf, 83, of Anna died Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2005, at City Care Center. Survivors include friends at the center. Graveside service will be held at 9:30 a.m. today at Anna Cemetery, with the Rev. Richard Pearce officiating. Lutz and Rendleman Funeral Home in Anna is in charge of arrangements...
Lawrence Stoverink (11/18/05)
LEOPOLD, Mo. -- Lawrence H. Stoverink, 84, of Leopold died Wednesday Nov. 16, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Jan. 2, 1921, at Leopold, son of Anthony J. and Rose Vandoren Stoverink. He and Magdalen Hinkebein were married May 4, 1946, at Leopold...
Norris Grissom (11/17/05)
Norris Ray Grissom, 63, of Benton, Ky., died Sunday, Nov. 13, 2005, at Murray-Calloway County Hospital in Murray, Ky. He was the son of Lois and Gollie Grissom. He married the former Patsy Phelps. Grissom was a former sheriff of Mississippi County, Mo. He was with Missouri State Highway Patrol 15 years, was an insurance salesman and a radio vendor...
Ricky Fischer (11/17/05)
Ricky Lynn Fischer, 41, of Springfield, Mo., died Saturday, Nov. 12, 2005, as the result of a homicide on Interstate 44 east of Springfield. He was born Dec. 15, 1963, in Cape Girardeau, son of Delbert Ray and Linda Long Fischer. Fischer was a car detailer in the Springfield area...
Jose Dominguez (11/17/05)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Jose "Texas Joe" Dominguez, 50, of Jonesboro died Sunday, Nov. 13, 2005, at Union County Hospital in Anna, Ill. He was born April 22, 1955, in Corpus Christi, Texas, son of Domingo and Celia Castillo Dominguez. Dominguez was a radio disc jockey 30 years, and had worked at WIBH in Anna and also in Austin and Houston, Texas...
Gracie Hutchinson (11/16/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Gracie A. Hutchinson, 69, of Perryville died Monday, Nov. 14, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Sept. 12, 1936, in Tennessee, daughter of George and Fannie Harvey Perigo. She married James Hutchinson...
Randy Lemonds (11/16/05)
Randy Lee Lemonds, 49, of Delta died Monday, Nov. 14, 2005, at Provena Covenant Medical Center in Urbana, Ill. He was born Sept. 9, 1956, in Flint, Mich., son of Ronald and Wanda Shrum Lemonds. Lemonds was a concrete finisher with Mayfield Concrete in St. Louis...
Bobby Hahn (11/16/05)
SEDGEWICKVILLE, Mo. -- Bobby J. Hahn, 72, of Sedgewickville passed away Monday, Nov. 14, 2005, at his home. He was born Sept. 21, 1933, at Yount, Mo., son of Harry and Una Seabaugh Hahn. He and Mary I. Hahs were married Dec. 14, 1954, in Bath, Maine...
William Hurley (11/16/05)
William B. Hurley, 83, of Mount Dora, Fla., passed away Monday, Nov. 7, 2005, at his home. He was born Jan. 9, 1922, in Simpson, Ill., son of Loy and Dimple Hurley. He and Evelyn Sheltrown of Michigan were married Dec. 7, 1943. She preceded him in death Dec. 10, 1997...
Frank Niswonger (11/16/05)
Franklin Eugene "Frank" Niswonger, 71, of Jackson died Monday, Nov. 14, 2005, at his home. He was born July 12, 1934, in Cape Girardeau, son of Freeman Dewey and Ruby Ludreth Henry Niswonger. He and Mildred Martin were married May 13, 1987. She died Dec. 10, 2004...
Lula Dickerson (11/16/05)
ANNA, Ill. -- Lula Mae Griffin Dickerson, 66, of Anna died Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2005, at her home. She was born March 13, 1939, in Union County, daughter of Bert and Nora Getting Hill. She first married Golburn Griffin and later married James Dickerson. Both preceded her in death...
Cornelia Jones (11/16/05)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Cornelia L. "Connie" Jones, 87, of Cairo died Monday, Nov. 14, 2005, at Daystar Care Center. She was born Dec. 9, 1917, at Chaffee, Mo., daughter of Herbert and Rose Glastetter Halter. She married Albert H. Jones, who died in 1989. Jones retired from Burkart Foam. She was a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church and Daughters of Isabella...
Bobby Hahn (11/15/05)
SEDGEWICKVILLE, Mo. -- Bobby J. Hahn, 72, of Sedgewickville died Monday, Nov. 14, 2005, at his home. McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Randy Lemonds (11/15/05)
Randy Lemonds, 49, of Delta died Monday, Nov. 14, 2005, at Provena Covenant Medical Center in Urbana, Ill. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee, Mo., is in charge of arrangements.
Erna Hopfer (11/15/05)
UNIONTOWN, Mo. -- Erna A. Hopfer, 92, of Uniontown died Monday, Nov. 14, 2005, at Perry County Nursing Home. She was born May 13, 1913, at Farrar, Mo., daughter of Emmanuel and Anna Newberry Bachmann. She and Elmer A. Hopfer were married Oct. 12, 1935. He died Jan. 12, 1986...
Roby Hitt (11/15/05)
Roby William Hitt, 81, of Scott City died Sunday, Nov. 13, 2005, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Sept. 15, 1924, in Advance, Mo., son of Grover B. and Esther Snider Hitt. He and Vernetta Maxine "Babe" Vaughan were married Jan. 26, 1947...
Maye Barnes (11/14/05)
CHARLESTON, Mo. -- Maye Bradley Barnes, 80, of Charleston, died Sunday, Nov. 13, 2005, at the Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Mo. She was born on Aug. 26, 1925, in Scott County, daughter of Schuyler Anson and Rita Pearl Lewis Bradley. She and Paul Wilson Barnes were married on Sept. 7, 1947. He survives...
Mamie Cruse (11/14/05)
Anna, Ill. -- Mamie L. Cruse, 94, of Anna, Ill., died Saturday, Nov. 12, 2005 in Anna. She was born Sept. 21, 1911, in Cobden, Ill., daughter of William H. and Rebecca Carraker Lasley. She and Murriel Cruse were married on Dec. 11, 1937, in Jackson. He preceded her in death on Aug. 7, 1998...
Evelyn Bond (11/14/05)
Evelyn Loretta Bond, 81, of Hazelwood, Mo., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Friday, Nov. 11, 2005, at St. Luke Hospital in Chesterfield, Mo. She was born on Oct. 6, 1924, in Malden, daughter of Grover and Alice Haggerty Hartle. She and Lt. Col. Army Ret. Roy Frederick Bond were married on Aug. 18, 1946 in Cape Girardeau...
Mary Taylor (11/14/05)
Marble Hill - Mary Ellen Taylor, 87, of Marble Hill, died Saturday, Nov. 12, 2005 at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born on Nov. 3, 1918, in Caruth, Mo., daughter of Edgar and Effie Mae Gargus Allen. She and Eugene J. Taylor were married on Jan. 13, 1945...
Charles Edward Propst (11/14/05)
Charles Edward Propst Sr., 79, of Jackson passed away Saturday, Nov. 12, 2005 at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born July 15, 1926, in Arcadia, Mo., son of the late Walter M. and Cora Mae Russell Propst. He and Willa Dean White were married July 14, 1951, at Arbor General Baptist Church...
Roby Hitt (11/14/05)
SCOTT CITY, Mo. -- Roby William Hitt, 81, of Scott City, died Nov. 13, 2005, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City.
Charlene Dillow (11/13/05)
ANNA, Ill. -- Charlene Elam Dillow, 81, of Anna died Friday, Nov. 11, 2005, at Jonesboro Rehab and Healthcare Center. She was born June 6, 1924, in Anna, daughter of Charles and Grace B. Allen. She and Harold D. Dillow Sr. were married May 15, 1954, in Corinth, Miss...
Lola Allen (11/13/05)
Lola Mae Allen, 85, of Millersville passed away Friday, Nov. 11, 2005, at her daughter's home. She was born May 14, 1920, in Grassy, Mo., daughter of Elizabeth Guinn. She and Lloyd Allen were married March 30, 1946, in Jackson. He passed away March 20, 1993...
David Emmons (11/13/05)
David Gerald Emmons, 63, of Scott City died Friday, Nov. 11, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Feb. 1, 1942, in Doniphan, Mo., son of William Robert Emmons and Mona Ester Nesbit. He and Lillian Helen Kielhofner were married Sept. 14, 1968, at Kelso, Mo...
John Ing (11/13/05)
John A. Ing, 50, of Cape Girardeau died Nov. 10, 2005, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. He was born on Oct. 21, 1955, in Cape Girardeau, son of Norman E. and Mary Cotner Ing. He and Nancy Rains were married on Dec. 30, 1996, in Wickliffe, Ky...
Cleo Long (11/13/05)
Cleo M. Leaming Long, 90, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Nov. 12, 2005, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born March 1, 1915, in Forgan, Okla., daughter of Lester James and Myrtle Alice LeCrone Leaming. She and Vester "Dick" Long were married March 14, 1936, in Guyman, Okla. He preceded her in death May 31, 2003...
Keith Martin (11/13/05)
BUNCOMBE, Ill. -- Keith Martin, 52, of Buncombe died Thursday, Nov. 10, 2005, at his home. He was born Jan. 19, 1953, in Stonefort, Ill., son of Ernest and Myrtle Lambert Martin. Martin was a carpenter. Survivors include a daughter; Melanie Martin of Casselberry, Fla., his mother, Myrtle Martin of Jonesboro, Ill.; a brother, Red Martin of Jonesboro; four sisters, Marti Martin of Jonesboro, Judy Martin of Owensboro, Ky., Theresie Kinchius of Memphis, Tenn. and Maggie Kline of Ballwin, Mo...
Joe McNeely (11/13/05)
ALPHARETTA, Ga. -- Joe Harris McNeely, 75, of Alpharetta died Monday, Oct. 31, 2005, after a long battle with cancer. He was born April 28, 1930, in Cape Girardeau, son of Archie and Mildred McNeely. He and Nancy Lewis McNeely were married. McNeely attended Southeast Missouri State College and lived in St. ...
Thomas Wilson (11/13/05)
SEDALIA, Mo. -- Thomas R. Wilson Jr., 38, of Sedalia died Friday, Nov. 11, 2005, at Bothwell Regional Health Center in Sedalia. He was born March 20, 1967, in St. Louis County, Mo., son of Thomas R. and Lorene A. Kowalski Wilson. He graduated from Holcomb High School in 1984. Wilson was a horse groomer in St. Louis County and Sedalia, Mo...
Nelson Fultz (11/13/05)
SENATH, Mo. -- Nelson Robb "Bud" Fultz, 78, of Senath died Friday, Nov. 11, 2005, at Senath Nursing Home. He was born Sept. 25, 1927, in Wellston, Mo., son of Clarence N. and Nancy Haggin Fultz. Fultz graduated from Loyola University. He served in the Army and was a veteran of the Korean War. Fultz was an aircraft engineer, retiring in 1985. He was a member of 32nd Degree Masons, Scottish Rite, St. Mark Lodge, Toast Master, VFW Post 3838 and Eagles Lodge...
Ruby Hoffman (11/13/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Ruby C. Hoffman, 93, of Perryville died Friday, Nov. 11, 2005, at Perry County Nursing Home. She was born Jan. 3, 1912, in Faulkton, S.D. She and Lucius J. Hoffman were married Nov. 23, 1938. He died in 1982. Hoffman worked at International Shoe Co. She was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church and its Ladies Sodality...
Charlie Propst (11/13/05)
Charlie Propst, 79, of Jackson died Saturday, Nov. 12, 2005, at the Missouri Veterans Home. Arrangements are incomplete at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson.
Ronnie Quick (11/13/05)
ANNA, Ill. -- Ronnie Quick, 63, of Anna died Saturday, Nov. 12, 2005, at Union County Hospital. He was born Sept. 6, 1942, in Lindy, Mo., son of Urias and Nellene McIntosh Quick. He and Eloise Plummer were married Oct. 21, 1961. Quick was a farmer and also in the masonry business with his brother...
Suzanne Blattner (11/12/05)
Suzanne Martinko Blattner, 88, of Cape Girardeau, passed away Thursday, Nov. 10, 2005, at her home. She was born July 12, 1917, in Granite City, Ill., daughter of Paul and Annie Dudoe Durgalla. She and Martin Martinko were married Feb. 14, 1942. He passed away in May, 1971. She and Matthew Blattner were married Oct. 25, 1973. He passed away August 19, 1988...
Laura Andrews (11/12/05)
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Laura A. Andrews, 78, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2005. She was born in Chaffee, Mo., daughter of the late Robert and Florence Gloria Walker. She is survived by her sons, Mark (Vicki) Slingluff-Andrews, Hubert J. (Phyllis) McDonald; a brother, Ralph (Virginia) Walker; a sister, Katherine Dodge; two grandchildren, Natasha Elizabeth Lewis and Kelley McDonald...
Raymond Sides (11/12/05)
FROHNA, Mo. -- Raymond August Sides, 93, of Frohna died Thursday, Nov. 10, 2005, at Perry County Nursing Home. He was born Aug. 13, 1912, in Pocahontas, son of Benjamin F. and Amelia Froemsdorf Sides. He and Ella O. Wahlers were married April 8, 1934. She died Dec. 15, 1999...
Anita Ray (11/12/05)
COOTER, Mo. -- Anita Joyce Parks Ray, 60, of Cooter, formerly of Charleston, Mo., died Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2005, at the Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett, Mo. She was born Nov. 2, 1945, in Dorena, Mo., daughter of the late Harry A. and Margaret M. Campbell Parks...
Sarah Ireland (11/12/05)
Sarah L. Ireland, 95, of Cape Girardeau died Thurs., Nov. 10, 2005, at her home. She was born Jan. 26, 1910, in Greenbrier, Mo., to the late Sanford and Rhoda Barrett Cato. She married Ward N. Ireland Sr. on July 3, 1941, in Cape Girardeau. He died Dec. 19, 1966...
Betty Irwin (11/11/05)
MUNFORD, Tenn. -- Betty Sue Sissum Irwin, 62, of Munford died Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2005, at St. Francis Bartlett Hospital. Mrs. Irwin was a cashier at Wal-Mart in Millington, Tenn., and a member of Christ the King Lutheran Church. Survivors include her husband, Ronald H. ...
Viola Sides (11/11/05)
Viola W. Sides, 88, formerly of Jackson, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2005, at Breeze Park Care Center in St. Charles, Mo. She was born Dec. 25, 1916, in Tilsit, daughter of Otto J. and Frieda W. Lange Birk. She and Willie C. "Bill" Sides were married Sept. 4, 1938, in Jackson...
Norma Stidham (11/11/05)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Norma Jean Stidham, 71, mother of The Hill Church of Rockview, passed away Thursday, Nov. 10, 2005, at her home. She was born Dec. 1, 1933, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Smiley Sweet and Ora Hope. She married C.B. Stidham April 29, 1949...
Vaughneda Dennis (11/11/05)
Vaughneda Dennis, 75, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2005, at her home. She was born Dec. 22, 1929, in Piggott, Ark., daughter of Fred William and Bertha Ellen Holifield Brandt. She and Arthur F. Dennis were married May 26, 1948, at Malden, Mo...
Faye Giddens (11/11/05)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Faye Etta Giddens, 60, of Marble Hill died Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2005, at her home. She was born April 13, 1945, at Bessville, Mo., daughter of Marion Washington and Loretta Lodema Barks Angel. She and Donald Giddens were married May 23, 1970, in St. Louis. He died Sept. 26, 2000...
James Arnzen (11/11/05)
James J. Arnzen, 70, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born March 21, 1935, in Leopold, Mo., son of William and Julia Van De Ven Arnzen. He and Charlene Struwe were married April 26, 1958, at St. Ambrose Church in Chaffee, Mo...
Suzanne Blattner (11/11/05)
Suzanne Martinko Blattner, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Nov. 10, 2005, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete at McCombs Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau.
Eva Dennis (11/10/05)
Eva Vaughneda Dennis, 75, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2005, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
James Arnzen (11/10/05)
James J. Arnzen, 70, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home.
Cletus Oliver (11/10/05)
ANNA, Ill. -- Cletus Milford Oliver, 86, of Anna died Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2005, at Union County Nursing Home. He was born March 12, 1919, in Karnak, Ill., son of Alvin and Bertha Davidson Oliver. He and Nina L. Hannah were married Feb. 1, 1945, in Vienna, Ill...
Viola Sides (11/10/05)
Viola Sides, 88 formerly of Jackson, died Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2005, at Breeze Park Care Center in St. Charles, Mo. McCombs Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Sharon Mitchell (11/10/05)
Sharon E. Mitchell, 58, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Nov. 4, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born July 23, 1947, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Arnold and Anna B. Woods Irby. She and Raymond Mitchell were married Jan. 11, 1969. Mitchell was a graduate of Central High School. She worked more than 20 years at East Missouri Action Agency Headstart in Cape Girardeau...
Agnes Collier (11/09/05)
CHARLESTON, Mo. -- Agnes Noland Collier, 87, of Charleston died at 10:40 p.m. Monday, Nov. 7, 2005, at Charleston Manor. She was born March 27, 1918, in Charleston, daughter of Garland and Mable Drane Noland. She had lived in Charleston her entire life, where as a member of First Baptist Church she sang in the junior choir directed by her mother, and for over 50 years sang in the adult choir. She was co-owner and operator of Charleston Flower Shop until her retirement in 1983...
August Otte (11/09/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- August "Ab" Otte, 75, beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle, entered into eternal rest at 9:25 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2005, at his home. He died after an eight-month illness with lung cancer. He was born June 15, 1930 in Perryville, Mo., the son of August John Otte and Emily Magdalene (Roth) Otte. ...
Evangeline Brooks (11/09/05)
Evangeline Brooks, 91, of Michie, Tenn., died Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2005, in Southaven, Miss. She was born Jan. 9, 1914, in McNairy County, Tenn., daughter of James and Nancy Allene Maxedon Burress. She married Aulton B. Brooks, who preceded her in death May 5, 1985...
Charlie Knox (11/08/05)
BRAZEAU, Mo. -- Charlie Ezekiel Knox, 88, died Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2005, in Tulsa, Okla. He was born Jan. 20, 1917, at Brazeau, son of Edwin C. and Fern Barber Knox. He and Helen Vernier were married May 28, 1953, in Detroit. Knox attended Perryville High School in Perryville, Mo., and attended business school in St. Louis. He then went to work for McDonnell-Douglas in St. Louis. Most of his working career was with Chrysler in Detroit, St. Louis and New Orleans...
Edward Dunning (11/08/05)
Edward Franklin Dunning, 82, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Nov. 6, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born Sept. 4, 1923, at Allenville, son of James Monroe and Mattie Magdalene Nothdurft Dunning. He and Veda Hermina Surface were married Dec. 10, 1949. She died Dec. 26, 1992...
Alice Wilson (11/07/05)
Alice Mary Wilson, 96, of Cape Girardeau, died Saturday, Nov. 5, 2005, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Oct. 7, 1990, in Williamson County, Ill., the daughter of Joseph Charles and Nellie Davidson Burks. Wilson was a cook in Dearmont Hall at Southeast Missouri State University for 15 years, retiring in 1971...
Gladys Hanebrink (11/07/05)
Gladys Marie Hanebrink, 91, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Nov. 4, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Oct. 29, 1914, in Monette, Ark., daughter of Wiley Grant and Frankie Ann Meurer Bowden. She and Lawrence E. Hanebrink were married April 17, 1938, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Egypt Mills, Mo. He preceded her in death Dec. 14, 1987...
Richard Kristoff (11/07/05)
ANNA, Ill. -- Richard Dean "Dick" Kristoff, 67, of Buncombe, Ill., died Friday, Nov. 4, 2005 at St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. He was born Oct. 31, 1938, in Carbondale, Ill., son of Tony and Anna Manerich Kristoff Sr. He and Betty June McCormick were married Sept. 30, 1960, in White Ash, Ill...
James Beegle (11/07/05)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- James E. "Jim" Beegle, 72, of Mounds died Saturday, Nov. 5, 2005, at his home. He was born on Sept. 7, 1933, in Mounds, son of the late Lemmie E. and Mary Baker Beegle. He and Betty J. Beegle were married and she preceded him death in 2000...
Richard Forbey (11/07/05)
Richard F. "Dick" Forbey, 91, of Charleston, Mo., died Saturday, Nov. 5, 2005, at the Missouri Delta Medical Center in Charleston. He was born March 23, 1914, in Charleston, son of the late Arch and Ora Locker Forbey. He and Ella Elizabeth Lane were married and she preceded him in death. He later married Doris Frances Taylor Vowels and she preceded him in death...
Jim Beegle (11/06/05)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- James E. "Jim" Beegle of Mounds died Saturday, Nov. 5, 2005, at his home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Barkett Funeral Home in Mounds.
Gladys Hanebrink (11/06/05)
Gladys Marie Hanebrink, 91, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Nov. 4, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Julia Riehn (11/06/05)
MARIETTA, Ga.-- Julia Kristi Riehn, 37, of Marietta died Friday, Nov. 4, 2005, at her home. She was born Oct. 14, 1968, in Tuscaloosa, Ala., daughter of Doyle Clifford and Carol Sue Lincoln Riehn. Riehn was a mortgage banking assistant. She was a member of Milford Baptist Church...
William Abernathy (11/06/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo.-- William R. "Pete" Abernathy, 81, of Perryville died Friday, Nov. 4, 2005, at Perry County Nursing Home. He was born Nov. 26, 1923, in Brazeau, Mo., son of Dudley and Ida Mae Milster Abernathy. He and Verlene Milliano were married Aug. 17, 1946, at Perryville...
Dennis Heberlie III (11/06/05)
STE. GENEVIEVE, Mo. -- Dennis P. Heberlie III, 47, of Ste. Genevieve, died Thursday, Nov. 3, 2005, at St. Louis University Medical Center. He was born Jan. 27, 1958, in Perryville, Mo., son of Dennis P. and Pauline Reid Heberlie. Survivors include his mother; a son, Michael Heberlie of Perryville; four sisters, Mary Hughes, Cathy Baumann, Diane Staffen, all of Ste. Genevieve, Tammy Bening of Jackson; and a granddaughter...
Doris Wray (11/06/05)
TITUSVILLE, Fla. -- Doris Jean Wray, 74, of Titusville, formerly of Mississippi County, Mo., died Thursday, Nov. 3, 2005, at Florida Hospital in Orlando, Fla. She was born June 25, 1931, in Brookport, Ill., daughter of Clyde Taylor and Ruby Gaither Laird. She and Roy Linn Wray were married Dec. 6, 1975. He died June 16, 2000...
Rev. Francis Germovnik (11/06/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- The Rev. Francis Germovnik, 90, of Perryville died Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2005, at St. Mary's of the Barrens in Perryville. He was born Sept. 27, 1915 in Vodice, Slovenia, son of Joseph and Frances Kosec Germovnik. He received doctorate in canon law at Pont University St. ...
LaVerne Langston (11/06/05)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- LaVerne Langston, 72, of Hazelwood, Mo., died Thursday, Nov. 3, 2005, at St. John's Mercy Medical Center in Creve Coeur, Mo. She was born Jan. 17, 1933 in Whitewater, daughter of Charles P. and Etta Leora Mullenhour Rhodes. She and Richard Langston were married June 28, 1964...
Janet Gipson (11/06/05)
GLENALLEN, Mo. -- Janet Fay Gipson, 62, of Glenallen died Friday, Nov. 4, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Jan. 21, 1943 in St. Louis, daughter of Delmar Paul Hovis and Amy E. Jaco. She and George F. Gipson were married Nov., 13, 1959, at Clubb, Mo. He died Aug. 20, 2005...
Hazel Verble (11/06/05)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Hazel Verble, 89, of Jonesboro, formerly of Wolf Lake, Ill., died Friday, Nov. 4, 2005, at her home. She was born on Sept. 9, 1916, at Beech Grove, Ill., daughter of Thomas and Dora Smith Rhodes. She and Dennis Verble were married Nov. 24, 1935, at Anna, Ill. He died July 9, 1974...
John Medvik (11/06/05)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- John Louis Medvik, 93, of Marble Hill died Saturday, Nov. 5, 2005, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born June 1, 1912, in Walsenburg, Colo., son of Michael and Julia Perkovic Medvik. He and Marjorie Cox were married Feb. 4, 1939...
Raymond Sample (11/05/05)
N. Raymond Sample, 92, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Nov. 4, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born July 7, 1913, in Glenallen, Mo., son of Newton Burl and Euphrasia Elizabeth Cotner Sample. He and Floy Ramsey were married March 10, 1955. She preceded him in death July 24, 2005...
LaVerne Langston (11/05/05)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- LaVerne Langston of Hazelwood, Mo., died Thursday, Nov. 3, 2004, at St. John's Mercy Medical Center in Creve Coeur, Mo. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee is in charge of arrangements.
Don Gore (11/05/05)
OLMSTED, Ill. -- Don L. Gore, 71, of Springfield, Ill., formerly of Olmsted, died Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2005, at his home. He was born July 4, 1934, in Pulaski County, Ill., son of Don C. and Pearl Basse Gore. He married Wilma Marie Tennis, who died July 4, 1998...
Arthur Gloth (11/05/05)
Arthur W. Gloth, 69, of Whitewater died Thursday, Nov. 3, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Oct. 13, 1936, at Whitewater, son of William and Edith Snider Gloth. Gloth was a 1955 graduate of Delta High School. He was a retired farmer...
Raymond Voges (11/05/05)
Raymond M. Voges, 81, of Jackson died Friday, Nov. 4, 2005, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 22, 1923, at Tilsit, son of Martin August and Flora L.M. Siebert Voges. He and Kay Byrne were married Feb. 3, 1961, in Cape Girardeau...
Georgia Lingle (11/04/05)
ANNA, Ill. -- Georgia Lingle, 80, of Anna died Thursday, Nov. 3, 2005, at her home. She was born Sept. 12, 1925, in Brainerd, Minn., daughter of John and Margaret Merta Mouzakis. She and Roland O. Lingle were married Dec. 28, 1944. He died Nov. 13, 1972...
Rev. Gerald Brown (11/04/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- The Rev. Gerald J. Brown, 78, of Perryville died Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2005, at St. Mary's Seminary. He was born Sept. 10, 1927, in St. Louis, son of Alva W. and Josephine McMahon Brown. Brown entered the Novitiate May 22, 1948; was ordained a deacon Oct. 7, 1956; and ordained a priest at St. Mary's of the Barrens in Perryville May 22, 1957, by Cardinal Joseph E. Ritter. He received a master's degree in Spanish from the University of Mexico in 1962...
Therman King (11/04/05)
DEXTER, Mo. -- The Rev. Therman Lee King, 81, of Dexter died Thursday, Nov. 3, 2005, at his home. King was born Aug. 4, 1924, at Swinton, Mo., son of Herman and Edna Proffer King. He and Norma Jean Cooper were married March 6, 1947, at Bloomfield, Mo...
James Lankford (11/04/05)
James Lankford, 48, of Bloomfield, Mo., formerly of Delta died Thursday, Nov. 3, 2005, at the Beverly Health Care Center in Bloomfield, Mo. He was born Aug. 4, 1957, at Fort Worth, Texas, son of William James and Janet White Lankford. He married Sharon Tate...
Walter Miesner (11/04/05)
FARRAR, Mo. -- Walter M. Miesner, 82, of Farrar died Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2005, at Perry County Memorial Hospital in Perryville, Mo. He was born Nov. 22, 1922, at Farrar, son of Henry and Engel Verseman Miesner. Miesner was a retired farmer. He was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church, American Legion Post 133, served on the MFA Board of Directors, and Braille Bible for the Blind in Crosstown, Mo...
Marianna Faller (11/04/05)
Marianna E. Faller, 82, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Oct. 31, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Aug. 17, 1923, in Dresden, Germany, daughter of Leuben and Elfride Sidel Tondschoroff. Survivors include two daughters, Loraine Faller of Cape Girardeau, Beverly Shaw of Jackson; and two grandchildren...
Walter Murphy Jr. (11/04/05)
Walter Murphy Jr., 85, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2005, at the Lutheran Home. He was born May 26, 1920, in Bollinger County, Mo., son of Walter and Mandy Shell Murphy. He married Rosemary Abernathy, who preceded him in death. Murphy had been an assembly worker...
Rosalie Probst (11/04/05)
Rosalie M. Probst, 78, of Oak Ridge passed away Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2005, at her daughter's home in Jackson. She was born Dec. 29, 1926, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of the late Ira and Carrie Moore Martin. She and Roy Lee Probst were married July 11, 1940. He passed away in 1986...
Ulysses Hemmann (11/03/05)
LONGTOWN, Mo. -- Ulysses A. Hemmann, 82, of Longtown died Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2005, at Perry County Nursing Home in Perryville, Mo. He was born Feb. 28, 1923, in Uniontown, Mo., son of Gotfried B. and Emma Kanke Hemmann. He and Verna Weinrich Funke were married Aug. 28, 1966, at Longtown...
Jeff McFall (11/03/05)
Jeff Alan McFall, 44, of Scott City died Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2005, at his home. He was born Dec. 15, 1960, in Sycamore, Ill., son of John L. and Ruby Den-ny McFall. He and Melissa Jean Gray were married April 3, 1982, in Scott City. McFall was a truck driver with Millington Trucking Co. in Dexter, Mo...
Edith Johnson (11/03/05)
OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- Edith M. Insco Johnson, 90, of St. Charles, Ill., died Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2005, at Tower Hill Nursing Home in South Elgin, Ill. She was born Feb. 12, 1915, in Pulaski, Ill., daughter of Henry and Elizabeth Glenzy Modglin. She married William Insco, who died in 1969. She later married Leonard Johnson, who died in 1982...
Lewis Dunker (11/03/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Lewis A. Dunker, 77, of Perryville died Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2005, at Perry Oaks Manor. He was born Jan. 18, 1928, in White, S.D., son of Hillary and Eunice Biery Dunker. He and Dolores Feltz were married April 10, 1951, at Sereno, Mo...
Wallace Sutterer (11/03/05)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Wallace J. Sutterer, 79, of Perryville died Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2005, at his home. He was born Nov. 10, 1925, in Perryville, son of Edwin and Teresa Layton Sutterer. He first married Bertha Laurent Nov. 8, 1947. She died June 1, 1992. He and Dorothy Cissell Leible were married Jan. 2, 1993. She died May 22, 2002...
Ruth Petties (11/02/05)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Ruth Mae Hill Petties, 75, of Cairo, Ill., died Monday, Oct. 31, 200 5, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Friends may call at the Church of God and Son in Mounds, Ill., from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at the church. The Rev. David Terry and the Rev. James Johnson will officiate. Burial will be in Spencer Heights Cemetery in Mounds, Ill...
Edna Sewing (11/02/05)
Edna Thekla Sewing, 88, of Gordonville died Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2005, at Jackson Manor in Jackson. She was born Feb. 24, 1917, in Friedheim, daughter of Fredrick and Anna Grossheider Sewing. Sewing had been a housekeeper for various families in the Cape Girardeau area. She was baptized at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Friedheim and confirmed at the Zion Lutheran Church in Gordonville, where she was still a member...
Dwight Baker (11/02/05)
Dwight Leo "Spud" Baker, 85, of Jackson passed away peacefully Monday, Oct. 31, 2005, at his home. Dwight was born Oct. 7, 1920, at Caledonia, Mo., son of John and Ada May Buxton Baker. He and Annabell Elliott were married in 1945 in Granite City, Ill. Annabell and his infant daughter, Jennifer, preceded him in death. He and Joyce "Joy" Shrum were married Nov. 30, 1974, in Cape Girardeau...
LaVerne Miller (11/02/05)
Our beloved wife and mother, LaVerne K. Koeppel Miller, age 77, of Jenks, Okla., departed this life Thursday, Oct. 27, 2005. Born May 27, 1928, in Cape Girardeau, Mrs. Miller was raised in Jackson and spent much of her young adult life in Wyoming and Colorado. In 1971 she married Charles D. Miller of Wichita and moved to Kansas, where she continued a successful and fulfilling career as a secretary. She retired from the Boeing Company in 1989...
Gertrude Meyr (11/02/05)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Gertrude Meyr, 86, of Chaffee passed away Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2005, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Dec. 1, 1918, at Shawneetown, daughter of Charles and Dorthea Starzinger Schlimpert. She and Ruben O. Meyr were married Feb. 18, 1939. He preceded her in death July 3, 1988...
Alex Sauceda (11/02/05)
BELL CITY, Mo. -- Alex "Hondo" Sauceda, 72, of Bell City died Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2005, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Mo. He was born Sept. 26, 1933, in Waco, Texas, son of Vidal and Susie Valdez Sauceda Sr. He first married Johnnie Katherine Canady July 22, 1959. She died Dec. 20, 1997. He later married Linda O'Hara Oct. 9, 2004...
Edith Johnson (11/02/05)
OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- Edith M. Johnson, 90, of St. Charles, Ill., died Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2005, at Power Hill Nursing Home in South Elgin, Ill. She was formerly of Olive Branch and Pulaski, Ill. Friends may call at Crain Funeral Home in Tamms, Ill., from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday...
Ulysses Hemmann (11/02/05)
LONGTOWN, Mo. -- Ulysses A. Hemmann, 82, of Longtown died Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2005, at Perry County Nursing Home in Perryville, Mo. He was born Feb. 28, 1923, in Uniontown, Mo., son of Gotfried B. and Emma Kanke Hemmann. He and Verna Weinrich Funke were married Aug. 28, 1966, at Longtown...
Elmer Stokes (11/02/05)
ANNA, Ill. -- Elmer Stokes, 62, of Anna died Sunday, Oct. 30, 2005, at Jonesboro Health Care. He was born Sept. 19, 1943, in Alto Pass, Ill., son of Raymond and Mary Smith Stokes. Survivors include a sister, Juanita Stokes; and two brothers, Raymond Stokes and Claude Smith...
Jenny Angle (11/01/05)
Blanche Genevieve "Jenny" Dillingham Angle, 82, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Oct. 30, 2005, at the Lutheran Home. She was born June 27, 1923, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Sherman William and Floy Abernathy Dillingham. She first married Kenneth Drum, who preceded her in death. She later married "Joe" Jessie Angle April 6, 1954, in Cape Girardeau. He preceded her in death Nov. 23, 1998...
Omer Creech Jr. (11/01/05)
Omer Creech Jr., 78, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Oct. 31, 2005, at the Lutheran Home. He was born Oct. 18, 1927, at Canton, Mo., son of Omer Everett and Virginia Laura Sloan Creech. He and Marlene Anne Bouchard were married April 19, 1964, in Marshall, Ill...
Rev. Emerson Walker (11/01/05)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- The Rev. Emerson Walker, 79, of Marble Hill died Monday, Oct. 31, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born June 13, 1926, in Iuka, Ky., son of John Monroe and Laura Ellen Doom Walker. He and Ella Clarine Jones were married March 31, 1951, in Bowling Green, Ohio. She died June 9, 2004...
Jeanette Laster (11/01/05)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Jeanette Laster, 80, of Jonesboro died Sunday, Oct. 30, 2005, at her home. She was born May 22, 1925, in Orient, S.D., daughter of Ed Thomas and Connie Zelma Phelps Johnson. She and George M. "Bob" Laster were married Nov. 6, 1943, at Commerce, Mo. He died May 12, 2001...
William Abernathy (11/01/05)
CHESTER, Ill. -- William Ray "Bill" Abernathy, 66, of Chester passed away Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2005, at his home. Bill was born Oct. 23, 1939, at Wolf Lake, Ill., son of Rose Mae Wright of Commerce, Mo., and Leo Edward Abernathie of Wolf Lake. He and Carole Bruning were married Aug. 16, 1958, in Inglewood, Calif...
Merrell Taylor (11/01/05)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Merrell L. "Appy" Taylor, 66, of Marble Hill died Sunday, Oct. 30, 2005, at John J. Pershing VA Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. He was born Jan. 27, 1939, in Cape Girardeau, son of Merrell Jacob and Medford L. Propst Taylor...
Elizabeth Ross (11/01/05)
MAKANDA, Ill. -- Elizabeth Ross, 77, of Makanda, died Sunday, Oct. 30, 2005, at her home. She was born June 2, 1928, in Womac, Ill., daughter of Arlie and Gladys Brown Smith. She and Bill "B.C." Ross were married July 31, 1948. He died Sept. 18, 2004...
Jeffrey Angel (11/01/05)
MCCLURE, Ill. -- Jeffrey Kenneth Angel, 49, of McClure died suddenly Saturday, Oct. 29, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born April 6, 1956, in Chicago, son of Kenneth and Joan Wilkerson Angel. He married Betty Newman. Angel was employed at Buy and Save in East Cape Girardeau, Ill...