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Obituaries from May 2006

Jimmy Jennings (05/31/06)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Jimmy R. Jennings, 63, of Perryville died Saturday, May 27, 2006, at his home. He was born Sept. 9, 1942, in Savannah, Tenn., son of Otis and Blanche Hulin Jennings. Jennings earned a master's degree in history. He had taught at Ste. Genevieve, Mo., and Perryville schools, Perryville Higher Education Center, and also tutored many students. He was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church...
Roberta Cotner (05/31/06)
Roberta Cotner, 98, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, May 27, 2006, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. She was born Sept. 29, 1907, in Seventy- Six, Mo., daughter of Albert R. and Mary Elizabeth Farrar Swan. She and Sloan E. Cotner were married Feb. 6,1926, in Jackson. He preceded her in death Jan. 4, 1985...
Mary Gibson (05/31/06)
Mary Irene Gibson, 97, died Tuesday, May 30, 2006, at Fountainbleau Lodge in Cape Girardeau. She was born Sept. 6, 1908, in Nottawa, Mich., daughter of Denton and Mary Louise Harding Krontz. She and Marion Grover Gibson were married July 18, 1927, in Rockford, Mich. He died May 31, 1985...
Bill Lamont (05/31/06)
Bill Lamont passed away Saturday, May 6, 2006, at the Kansas City, Mo., Hospice House after a lengthy battle with cancer. He will be greatly missed by his family and many friends. His friends and family remember him as a loyal and caring son, brother, and friend...
Sylvia McConnell (05/31/06)
ORAN, Mo. -- Sylvia Marie Hooker McConnell, 84, of Oran died Monday, May 29, 2006, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born May 17, 1922, in Oran, daughter of the late Werner Washington and Rosa Ann Schlosser Hooker. She and Floyd R. McConnell were married Jan. 30, 1940...
Pauline Gibson (05/31/06)
Pauline Gibson, 89, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, May 29, 2006, at the Lutheran Home. She was born April 30, 1917, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Wilson and Nola Davie Barr. She and Russell Gibson were married Dec. 24, 1938, in Cape Girardeau. He died Dec. 11, 1994...
Phyllis Piva (05/31/06)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Phyllis Louise Piva, 82, of Perryville died Friday, May 26, 2006, at her home. She was born Jan. 17, 1924, in Conrad, Mont., daughter of Paul and Hilda Lathrop. She married August Piva, who preceded her in death. Survivors include four stepsons, Gerald, Robert, Thomas and Dennis Piva; a stepdaughter, Mary Yeager; and 13 stepgrandchildren...
Richard Joplin (05/31/06)
Richard G. Joplin, 52, of Jackson died Tuesday, May 30, 2006, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Visitation is 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson. The funeral is Thursday at 7 p.m. at the funeral home.
Edward Lackey (05/30/06)
Edward Owen Lackey, 95, of Ullin, Ill., formerly of Pulaski, Ill., died Saturday, May 27, 2006, at Union County Nursing Home in Anna. He was born May 13, 1911, in Pulaski, Ill., son of Edward J. and Stella Curry Lackey. He and Maude Braden were married on Dec. 24, 1935, in Cairo, Ill. She died on Jan. 11, 1991...
Peggy Howard (05/30/06)
Peggy Lou Howard, 70, of Jackson died Sunday, May 28, 2006, at her home. She was born Aug. 24, 1935, at Jackson, daughter of Robert and Reva Seabaugh Ates. She and Jean Welker were married in November 1953 and he preceded her in death in 1989. Howard was employed as a caregiver for Jackson Manor and the Visiting Nurse Association. She also worked at the Frontier Motel in Jackson...
Katheryn Schweizer (05/30/06)
Katheryn "Katie" J. Schweizer, 88, of Cape Girardeau, died Sunday, May 28, 2006, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Friday, July 27, 1917, in Cantwell, Mo., daughter of Augustus and Mary E. Baldrich Ramsey. She and William C. Schweizer were married on Nov. 27, 1991, in Benton, Mo. He preceded her in death on June 16, 2000...
Wilma Bogenpohl (05/30/06)
OAK RIDGE -- Wilma Irene Bogenpohl, 91, of Oak Ridge, passed away Sunday, May 28, 2006, at Jackson Manor Nursing Home in Jackson. She was born Oct. 30, 1914, in Friedheim, daughter of Henry and Docilla Sauer Oehl. She and William H. "Bill" Bogenpohl were married Feb. 16, 1941, in Jackson...
Ethel Gibson (05/30/06)
Ethel Pauline Gibson, 89, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, May 29, 2006, at the Lutheran Home. She was born April 30, 1917, in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete with Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home.
David Watkins Sr. (05/30/06)
David Michael Watkins Sr., 55, of Morley, Mo., died Saturday, May 27, 2006, at the Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Mo. He was born July 17, 1950, in Sikeston, son of Elmer Clifton and Norella Marie Graham Watkins. Watkins was a member of the Bootheel Cowboy Church in Sikeston and was a truck driver...
Sylvia Blessing (05/30/06)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Sylvia Mae Blessing, 69, of Perryville, died Sunday, May 28, 2006, at Branson, Mo. She was born Nov. 3, 1936, in Perry County, Mo., daughter of William R. and Georgia Mattingly. She and Joseph H. Blessing were married Sept. 1, 1956...
Naomi Duncan (05/30/06)
GLENALLEN, Mo. -- Naomi R. Duncan, 81, of Glenallen died Sunday, May 28, 2006, at her home. She was born Dec. 15, 1924, at Coldwater, Mo., daughter of the late Horace and Virgie Twidwell Linville. She married Richard Duncan, who survives. Duncan was an art teacher who retired after 58 years at Woodland High School...
Roberta Cotner (05/28/06)
Roberta Cotner, 98, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, May 27, 2006, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Opal Horn (05/28/06)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Opal A. Horn, 87, of Chaffee, Mo., beloved wife, mother, sister, sister-in-law, aunt and great-aunt, died Saturday, May 27, 2006, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born March 4, 1919, in Rockview, Mo., daughter of the late Leonard "August" and Lena Caroline Hoefler Tucker. She and William David Horn were married June 29, 1942, at Chaffee, Mo., and he preceded her in death on Jan. 31, 1994...
Helen Hecht (05/28/06)
Helen Louise Hecht, 79, of Jackson, died Saturday, May 27, 2006, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born June 24, 1926, in Shawneetown, daughter of Oswald Arthur and Ella Lydia Oswald Pfeiffer. Hecht was a homemaker and a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Shawneetown and a member of the Trinity Lutheran Ladies Aid. She was also a former member of the church choir...
Edward Lackey (05/28/06)
Edward Owen Lackey, 95, of Ullin, Ill., formerly of Pulaski, Ill., died Saturday, May 27, 2006, at Union County Nursing Home in Anna, Ill. Jones Funeral Home in Villa Ridge, Ill., is in charge of arrangements.
Gladys Davis (05/28/06)
Gladys E. Davis, 75, of Jackson died Thursday, May 25, 2006, at her home, following a lengthy illness. She was born March 25, 1931, in Randles, daughter of Harry and Essie May Smith Hutson. She and Virgil E. Davis were married March 9, 1950. He died Aug. 4, 1981...
Millie Reynolds (05/28/06)
Millie Reynolds, 80, of St. Louis, Mo., formerly of Patton, Mo., died Thursday, May 25, 2006, at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. She was born April 15, 1926, in Brilliant, Ala., daughter of John W. and Tillie Dollie Allen Howard. She worked as an operator for the Bell Telephone Co...
Kenneth Beltz (05/27/06)
PAID FLAG HERRIN, Ill. -- Kenneth Irl Beltz, 70, of Herrin passed away Friday, May 26, 2006, at his residence. Mr. Beltz was a retired truck driver, having worked for Southern Express in Cape Girardeau, Saturn in Carroll Stream, Ill., Womack and the city of Herrin...
Gladys Davis (05/27/06)
Gladys E. Davis, 75, of Jackson died Thursday, May 25, 2006, at her home, following a lengthy illness. Friends may call from 4:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Sybil Loos (05/27/06)
Sybil Mae Loos, 86, died Friday, May 26, 2006, at Jackson Manor. McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Glenda Schuh (05/26/06)
FESTUS, Mo. -- Glenda F. Schuh, 69, of Cordova Tenn., formerly of Festus, died Tuesday, May 23, 2006, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis. She was born March 7, 1937, at Delta, daughter of Leonard Dalton and Nell Rhodes Dalton. She and Eugene Edward Schuh Jr. were married...
John Pitts (05/26/06)
COBDEN, Ill. -- John Carroll Pitts, 73, of Cobden, Ill., died Thursday, May 25, 2006, at his home. He was born Aug. 4, 1932, in Union County, son of Cecil and Sadie Cooper Pitts. Pitts was a truck weight inspector for the state of Illinois for more than 30 years...
Barbara Ogborn (05/26/06)
Barbara Treece Ogborn, 57, died Wednesday, May 24, 2006, at her home in Cape Girardeau, after a long tenacious battle with cancer. She attended Caruthersville High School and Southeast Missouri State University, moving to Cape Girardeau in 1976. She was an accountant 30 years at Ogborn Accounting and Tax Service...
Sally Delgado (05/26/06)
Sally Gayle Delgado, 70, of Dover, Tenn., died Monday, May 22, 2006, in Dover. She was born May 1, 1936, in Clarksville, Tenn., daughter of Terrice and Ghoram Odell Mickle Williams. Mrs. Delgado contributed her time to Helping Hands of Dover. Survivors include her husband, Mike Delgado; two daughters, Teresa Lynn Delgado of Clarksville, Michele Ann (Charles) Burgess of Whiteville, Tenn.; two sons, Michael Anthony (Laura) Delgado of Cape Girardeau, Terry Lee Delgado of Antioch, Tenn.; and two grandchildren, Jason and Amanda Delgado.. ...
Barbara Ogborn (05/25/06)
Barbara Treece Ogborn, 57, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday May 24 at her home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Ford & Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home.
Elizabeth Blattel (05/25/06)
Elizabeth Ann "Beth" Blattel, 31, of Scott City died Tuesday, May 23, 2006, at her home. She was born Feb. 10, 1975, in St. Louis, daughter of Gurchie "Lee" and Barbara Frances Carroll Donnell. Mrs. Blattel received her licensed practical nursing degree from St. Louis College of Health Careers in 2005. She moved to Scott City in 2005. She was a certified medical technician and was of the Baptist belief...
Walter Maclin (05/25/06)
Walter Eugene Maclin, 62, of Oak Ridge died Wednesday, May 24, 2006, at Monticello House in Jackson. He was born Dec. 18, 1943, in St. Louis. He and Barbara Bissell were married Aug. 21, 1993, in St. Louis. Maclin served in the Navy from Dec. 28, 1960, to Oct. 29, 1964...
Craig Buerck (05/24/06)
ALTENBURG, Mo. -- Craig T. Buerck, 50, of Altenburg died Sunday, May 21, 2006, at Perry County Memorial Hospital in Perryville, Mo. He was born Nov. 28, 1955, son of Clyde J. and Catherine B. Schloss Buerck. He and Sally Schmidt were married Nov. 1, 1980, in Altenburg...
Mary Thomas (05/24/06)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Mary Modean Thomas, 85, of Marble Hill died Monday, May 22, 2006, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 22, 1920, in Olathe, Colo., daughter of Harry R. and Ora Dell Matthews Shetley. She and Warren J. Thomas were married Sept. 23, 1939. He died May 28, 2001...
Ida Modglin (05/24/06)
ANNA, Ill. -- Ida Thelma Modglin, 90, of Anna died Sunday, May 21, 2006, at Blanchette Place Care Center in St. Charles, Mo. She was born Jan. 29, 1916, in Ware, Ill., daughter of Charles Fredrick and Cora Lee Batson Lowrance. She and Edward Daniel Modglin were married April 26, 1936. He died Oct. 23, 1991...
Louise Corzine (05/24/06)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Louise Corzine, 86, of Florissant, Mo., formerly of Union County, died Saturday, May 20, 2006, at her home. She was born Nov. 21, 1919, in Jonesboro, daughter of Charles Fredrick and Cora Lee Batson Lowrance. She and Richard Corzine were married April 1, 1939, in Jackson. He died Nov. 8, 1998...
Yolanda Clark (05/24/06)
Yolanda Marie Clark, 85, of Union, Mo., died Sunday, May 21, 2006, in Union. She was born Jan. 24, 1921, in St. Louis, daughter of Amadeo and Nina Barsi Toti. She and Ralph Clark were married Nov. 21, 1940, in St. Louis. Clark was a graduate of Loretta Academy High School. She had been a secretary for Stan Heidman Farmers Insurance and at Immaculate Conception Church Rectory. She was a member of daughters of Isabella and Altar Society...
Phillip Davis (05/24/06)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Phillip W. Davis, 62, of Jonesboro died Monday, May 22, 2006, at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale in Carbondale, Ill. He was born Jan. 20, 1944, in Anna, Ill., son of Lee and Flora O'Connel Davis. He married Betty Arlene Black. Davis was a mechanic several years and a member of First Baptist Church in Jonesboro...
Roger Hinkebein (05/23/06)
Roger John Hinkebein, 54, of Cape Girardeau passed away Sunday, May 21, 2006, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born April 10, 1952, in Cape Girardeau, son of Jerome H. "Jerry" and Marie Stause Hinkebein. He and Terry Duncan were married May 3, 2004...
Craig Buerck (05/23/06)
ALTENBURG, Mo. -- Craig T. Buerck, 50, of Altenburg died Sunday, May 21, 2006, at Perry County Memorial Hospital in Perryville, Mo. He was born Nov. 28, 1955, son of Clyde J. and Catherine B. Schloss Buerck. He and Sally Schmidt were married Nov. 1, 1980, in Altenburg...
Julius Yount (05/23/06)
Julius F. Yount, 85, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, May 21, 2006, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. He was born June 2, 1920, in Marquand, Mo., son of the late Columbus Franklin and Nellie Killian Yount. He and Emma J. Long were married Jan. 12, 1946, in West Memphis, Ark. She preceded him in death Sept. 26, 2001...
Marjorie Muller (05/23/06)
Marjorie M. Muller of Saxony Village died Sunday, May 21, 2006, at the Lutheran Home. She was 89. She was born Aug. 22, 1916, in Sedalia, Mo., to Quincy A. and Mabel Sterling Morgan. She married Clinton J. Muller June 29, 1941, in Sedalia. Survivors include her husband; a son, Daniel Muller of Parkville, Mo.; a daughter, Sara Bell of Dallas, Texas; a granddaughter, Elizabeth Bell of Dallas; a grandson, Brian Wilson of Parkville; and a sister, Jane Grimm of Cape Girardeau...
Verna Lorenz (05/23/06)
Verna E. Lorenz, 83, of Cape Girardeau passed away Monday, May 22, 2006, at Ratliff Care Center. She was born Feb. 18, 1923, in Altenburg, Mo., daughter of Rudolf G. and Marie J. Brueckner Noennig. She and Eldor Lorenz were married June 15, 1946, in Altenburg...
Dorris Payne (05/23/06)
Dorris Odell Payne, 72, of Wardell, Mo., died Sunday, May 21, 2006, at his home. He was born Oct. 4, 1933, in Pemiscot County, son of Lorenzo and Cecil Rone Payne. He and Katherine Pauline Eifert were married in 1957. Mr. Payne was an Army veteran of the Korean Conflict...
Lois Edwards (05/22/06)
Lois Lea Edwards, 76, of Jackson, joined her heavenly Father on Sunday, May 21, 2006. She passed away at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She resided at the Monticello House the past four years. She was born Sept. 5, 1929, in St. Louis, daughter of Troy and Myrtle Wade Hobeck. She and Billie F. Edwards were married July 30, 1949, in Pickett, Ark. He passed away Oct. 20, 1997...
Roger Hinkebein (05/22/06)
Roger Hinkebein, 54, of Cape Girardeau, died Sunday, May 21, 2006, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson.
Craig Buerck (05/22/06)
Craig Buerck, 50, of Altenburg, died Sunday, May 21, 2006, at the Perry County Memorial Hospital in Perryville, Mo. He and Sally Schmidt were married and she survives of the home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Young and Sons Funeral Home in Perryville...
Brett Plemons (05/22/06)
Brett Eric Plemons, 15, of Olive Branch, Ill., died Friday, May 19, 2006, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau from injuries sustained in an ATV accident. He was born Aug. 11, 1990, son of Bobby Gene Plemons II and Marilyn Witzman Rice...
Dorris Payne (05/22/06)
Dorris Odell Payne, 72, of Wardell, Mo., died Sunday, May 21, 2006, at his residence in Wardell. He was born Oct. 4, 1933, in Pemiscot County, son of Lorenzo and Cecil Rone Payne. He and Katherine Pauline Eifert were married in 1957 and she preceded him in death...
C.B. Delph (05/21/06)
C. B. "Browning" Delph, 96, of Jackson passed away Saturday, May 20, 2006, at the home of his grandson, Mitchell, in Jackson. He was born Sept. 6, 1909, in Oak Ridge, Mo., son of Emory and Elizabeth Davenport Delph. He and Marie Noce were married Nov. 7, 1940, in Hillsboro, Mo. She passed away Jan. 17, 2002...
Cameron Garrison (05/21/06)
Cameron David Garrison, age 20, of Jackson, passed away Thursday, May 18, 2006, from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident in Miner, Mo. He was born June 7, 1985, in Raleigh, N.C., son of Michael H. and Welta Hastings Garrison. Garrison graduated from Jackson High School in 2003 and had worked at Pizza Pro in Jackson for two years...
Shirley Bennett Black (05/21/06)
Shirley Bennett Black, 69, of Cape Girardeau passed away Thursday, May 18, 2006, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Oct. 13, 1936, in Memphis, Tenn., daughter of Judy and Della Shanks Crabb. She and William Bennett Jr. were married Nov. 28, 1952. He died July 21, 1978. She married Duane Black July 24, 1992...
Lyndle Reeves (05/21/06)
DEKALB, Ill.-- Lyndle R. "Sparky" Reeves, 72, of DeKalb died Friday, May 19, 2006, at DeKalb County Rehab & Nursing Center. He was born March 31, 1934, in Brunot, Mo., son of Raymond J. and Daisy Randolph Reeves. He and Erma Christine Harris were married April 14, 1953, at Hernando, Miss...
Hollie Cutright Jr. (05/21/06)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Hollie Robert "Bob" Cutright Jr., 64, of Chaffee died Thursday, May 18, 2006, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born April 23, 1942, in Cape Girardeau, son of Hollie Robert and Lucille B. Thorn Cutright Sr. He and Nancy Kay Lee were married May 29, 1963...
Landon Stroup (05/21/06)
MARBLE HILL, Mo.-- Landon Levi Stroup, one day old, died Friday, May 19, 2006, at Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital in St. Louis. He was born May 18, 2006, at St. Mary's Hospital in St. Louis. Survivors include his parents, Kevin and Crystal Stroup of Marble Hill; a brother, Lane Stroup of Marble Hill; maternal grandparents, Frankie and Cheryl Smith of Marble Hill; paternal grandmother, Vivian Stroup of Bloomfield, Mo...
Cheryl Jackson (05/21/06)
Cheryl D. Jackson, 33, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, May 18, 2006, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born May 23, 1972, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Ellie and Verida Bell Jackson. Jackson was a certified nurse assistant. She was a graduate of Central High School. Jackson worked at several nursing homes as a CNA. She was a member of New Horizon Baptist Church...
Carolyn Herring (05/20/06)
Carolyn Sue Herring, 67, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, May 18, 2006, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 15, 1938, in Herald, Ill., daughter of Norvin and Ruby Harris Martin. She and Clarence Herring were married June 6, 1966, in Las Vegas, Nev...
Noble Pittman (05/20/06)
OLMSTED, Ill. -- Noble Evers Pittman, 69, of Olmsted died Thursday, May 18, 2006, at his home. He was born July 29, 1936, son of Noble and Julia Bowles Pittman Sr. Survivors include three sons, David Pittman of Oreana, Ill., Shawn Pittman of Maroa, Ill., Sam Pittman of Scottsdale, Ariz.; four daughters, Debbie Curry and Shelia Infante of Maroa, Cindy Medlock of Mesquite, Texas, Kara Whalen of Decatur, Ill.; a companion, Ester Matlock; three brothers, William Pittman of Hixon, Tenn., James Pittman of Leavenworth, Kan., Robert Pittman of Olmsted; five sisters, Jane Merchant of Lakewood, Colo., Ila Ulrich of London, Ky., Geraldine Battle of Marlboro, Vt., Joyce Taylor of Ormond Beach, Fla., Jo Vaughan of Sacramento, Calif.; 27 grandchildren; and 23 great-grandchildren.. ...
Lois Headrick (05/20/06)
Lois Headrick, 86, of Rome, Ga., died Wednesday, April 19, 2006, at her home. She was born May 13, 1919, in St. Louis, daughter of Thomas C. and Janet All Gundelfinger. She married Flaud Headrick. He and a brother owned and operated a cabinet shop in the area many years. The Headricks lived in Cape Girardeau many years, and she was a longtime member of Centenary United Methodist Church...
Landon Stroup (05/20/06)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Landon Levi Stroup, one day, died Friday, May 19, 2006, at Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital in St. Louis. He was born May 18, 2006, at St. Mary's Hospital in St. Louis, son of Kevin and Crystal Smith Stroup of Marble Hill. Morgan Funeral Home in Advance, Mo., is in charge of arrangements...
Shirley Black (05/20/06)
Shirley Black, 69, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, May 18, 2006, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at McCombs Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Cameron Garrison (05/20/06)
Cameron David Garrison, 20, of Jackson died Thursday, May 18, 2006, in Miner, Mo., from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. Friends may call from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson. The funeral will follow.
Ione Johnson (05/20/06)
MORLEY, Mo. -- Ione Love Johnson, 83, of Vienna,Va., died Thursday, May 4, 2006, at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C. She was born April 14, 1923, at Morley, daughter of Arthur and Amanda Eachus. She and retired Army Colonel Dr. George L. Johnson were married in 1947 at Morley. He died in 1984...
Hollie Cutright Jr. (05/20/06)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Hollie Robert "Bob" Cutright Jr., 64, of Chaffee died Thursday, May 18, 2006, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born April 23, 1942, in Cape Girardeau, son of Hollie Robert and Lucille B. Thorn Cutright Sr. He and Nancy Kay Lee were married May 29, 1963...
Cheryl Jackson (05/20/06)
Cheryl Jackson, 33, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, May 18, 2006, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Friends may call at Greater Dimensions Church from noon until 1 p.m. Tuesday. Arrangements are pending with Ford & Sons Funeral Home.
Calvin Lynch (05/19/06)
Calvin W. Lynch, 78, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday May 18, 2006, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born June 29, 1927, in Cape Girardeau, son of John Burge and Mary Elizabeth Long Lynch. He and Germaine Scherer were married April 12, 1945, in Cape Girardeau...
Donald Choate (05/19/06)
Donald Elbert Choate, 72, of Scott City died Wednesday, May 17, 2006, at Scenic Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Herculaneum, Mo. He was born March 26, 1934, in Cape Girardeau, son of Elvis and Ruth Yates Choate. He and Bobbie Jean Stevens were married June 27, 1959, in Bollinger County...
Daniel Poe (05/19/06)
Daniel Franklin Poe, 58, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Wednesday May 17, 2006, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born Nov. 9, 1947, in Cape Girardeau, son of Hayward Joseph and Verna Mae Ussery Poe. He and Betty Lou Johnson were married Aug. 15, 1978, in Virginia Beach, Va. She died Aug. 12, 2003...
Glenn Tripp (05/19/06)
COBDEN, Ill. -- Glenn E. Tripp, 83, of Cobden died Wednesday, May 17, 2006, near Goreville, Ill., due to injuries received in a motor vehicle accident. He was born May 19, 1922, in Union County, Ill., son of Dugan and Agnes Highland Tripp. He and Iragene Williams were married Dec. 31, 1941, in Cape Girardeau, and she died Aug. 5, 2001...
Alma Tucker (05/19/06)
ANNA, Ill. -- Alma J. Tucker, 91, of Marion, Ill., formerly of Anna, died Monday, May 15, 2006, at Heartland Regional Medical Center in Marion. She was born May 8, 1915, in Saratoga, Ill., daughter of John A. and Christina Knupp Harris. She and Kenneth E. Tucker were married Jan. 14, 1933. He died March 4, 1977...
Daniel Poe (05/18/06)
Daniel Franklin Poe, 58, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Wednesday May 17, 2006, at St. Francis Medical Center. He was born Nov. 9, 1947, in Cape Girardeau, son of Hayward Joseph and Verna Mae Ussery Poe. He and Betty Lou Johnson were married on Aug. 15, 1978, in Virginia Beach, Va. She died Aug. 12, 2003...
Dorothy Ludwig (05/18/06)
Dorothy Ann Ludwig, 65, of Jackson passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2006, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Oct. 27, 1940, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of the late Dail Statler and Ethel Statler. She was a 1958 graduate of Jackson High School...
Anna Evers (05/18/06)
Anna Lee Evers, 79, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, May 17, 2006, at her home. She was born Sept. 13, 1926, in Metropolis, Ill., daughter of the late Lloyd and Etta Armstrong. She was a member of Grace United Methodist Church in Cape Girardeau after being a longtime member of First United Methodist Church and growing up in Metropolis. She taught at various schools in Southern Illinois...
Raymond Yeager (05/18/06)
Raymond H. Yeager, 85, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, May 16, 2006, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born Jan. 7, 1921, in Kurten, Texas, son of the late Joe and Lena Herzog Yeager. He and Mary O'Leary were married June 1, 1943, in Gulf Port, Miss...
Melola Loughary (05/18/06)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Melola Ann Loughary, 89, of Advance died Tuesday, May 16, 2006, at Advance Nursing Center. She was born March 15, 1917, at Lowndes, Mo., daughter of Tom and Dovie Phillips Newell. She and Cecil Loughary were married in 1930. He died Jan. 23, 1973...
Havern Shelton (05/18/06)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Havern Elmer Shelton, 75, of Jerseyville, Ill., died Tuesday, May 16, 2006, at Jerseyville Nursing and Rehab. He was born June 28, 1930, at Chaffee, son of Robert and Sava Merideth Shelton. Shelton retired in 1983 as a shift supervisor with Owens-Illinois Glass Co. in Alton...
J.D. Vancil (05/18/06)
J.D. Vancil, 82, of DeSoto, Mo., died Tuesday, May 16, 2006, in DeSoto. He was born Feb. 25, 1924, in Cape Girardeau, son of Virgil and Elsie Vancil. Survivors include his wife, Dorothy Vancil of DeSoto; a son, Mike Vancil of DeSoto; a daughter, Beverly Vancil of Maui, Hawaii; two sisters, Betty Hoffmeister of St. Louis and Wanda Williamson of Cape Girardeau; and a grandson...
Donald Choate (05/18/06)
Donald E. Choate, 73, of Scott City died Wednesday May 17, 2006, at Scenic Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Herculaneum, Mo. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City.
Wanda Lindy (05/17/06)
Wanda Lea Lindy, 75, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, May 16, 2006, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Oct. 6, 1930, in West Frankfort, Ill., daughter of Henry L. and Sylvia Biggs Barnes. She and Leslie Lindy were married June 30, 1947, in West Frankfort. He preceded her in death July 12, 2004...
Dorothy Welker (05/17/06)
Dorothy Lillian Blumer Welker, 87, passed away Monday, May 15, 2006, at Royal Terrace Nursing Home in Olathe, Kan. She was born to E.N. Blumer Sr. and Opal Lillian Best Blumer Oct. 2, 1918, in Cape Girardeau. Dorothy married Coy L. Welker May 1, 1938. Her husband preceded her in death...
Edith Fischer (05/17/06)
Edith Lulu Fischer, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, May 14, 2006 at the Lutheran Home. She was born Nov. 4, 1917, in St. Louis, daughter of John A. and Edith Lulu Franke Smith. She and Kenneth Roland Fischer were married May 20, 1943, in Denver, Colo. He passed away Nov. 30, 1994...
Ruthie Carter (05/17/06)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. -- Ruthie Joyce Carter, 85, died Saturday, May 13, 2006, at St. Anthony's Medical Center in St. Louis, after an extended illness. She was born Nov. 1, 1920, in the Avert community, daughter of Walter and Viola Pruitt Perry. She and Dan W. Carter were married Feb. 22, 1941. He preceded her in death Dec. 13, 1968...
Fred Pierce (05/17/06)
Fred B. Pierce, 85, of Salem, Ill., died Monday, May 15, 2006, at St. Mary's Good Samaritan Hospital in Mount Vernon, Ill. He was born July 5, 1920, in Marble Hill, Mo., son of Ora and Carrie Bollinger Pierce. He and Alpha M. Hogg were married Jan. 30, 1943, in Perkins. He was formerly of Bell City, Mo...
Raymond Yeager (05/17/06)
Raymond H. Yeager, 85, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, May 16, 2006, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Hettie McClard (05/17/06)
Hettie McClard, 88, of Jackson, formerly of Delta, died Tuesday, May 16, 2006, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Sept. 24, 1917, in Jackson, daughter of John Curtis and Sara Jane Biri Jaco. She and Harvey William McClard were married in April 1934 in Jackson. He died Jan. 18, 1986...
Ruthie Carter (05/16/06)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. -- Ruthie Joyce Carter, 85, died Saturday, May 13, 2006, at St. Anthony's Medical Center in St. Louis, after an extended illness. She was born Nov. 1, 1920, in the Avert community, daughter of Walter and Viola Pruitt Perry. She and Dan W. Carter were married Feb. 22, 1941. He preceded her in death Dec. 13, 1968...
Steve Bess (05/16/06)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- L. Steve Bess, 59, of Sikeston died Monday, May 15, 2006, at his home. He was born Oct. 4, 1946, in Ardeola, Mo., son of Rosewell and Mona Sitz Bess. He and Jane Oldham were married Jan. 18, 1969, in Sikeston. Bess was a 1964 graduate of Bell City High School, and received a bachelor of science degree in art from Southeast Missouri State University in 1968...
Lewis Bundy (05/16/06)
Lewis Allen Bundy, 79, of Scott City died Sunday, May 14, 2006, at his home. He was born May 1, 1927, in Wickliffe, Ky., son of Herbert Roscoe and Gracie Etta Perkins Bundy. He and Ruby Evelyn Simmons were married July 14, 1948. She died Oct. 23, 1995...
Randy Wilson (05/16/06)
MALDEN, Mo. -- Randy Dale Wilson, 47, of Malden died Wednesday, May 10, 2006, in Malden. He was born Dec. 11, 1958, in Sikeston, Mo., son of Dawsey Dale and Frances Underwood Wilson. Wilson was a construction worker. Survivors include two daughters, Aimee and Stacie Wilson of Chaffee, Mo.; mother and stepfather, Frances and Dallas Berry of Malden; three brothers, Richie Wilson of Risco, Mo., Paul Berry of Cape Girardeau, Bruce Berry of Malden; a sister, Juanita Smelser of Risco; grandmother, Norma Woodiel of Dexter, Mo.; and a grandson.. ...
Robert Bequette Jr. (05/16/06)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Robert A. Bequette Jr., 44, of Perryville died Sunday, May 14, 2006, at his home. He was born Feb. 25, 1962, in Perryville, son of Robert A. and Darlene J. Parker Bequette Sr. He married Kathleen Allen. Survivors include two daughters, Heather Bequette of Farmington, Mo., Cpl. Brandy Bequette of California; a son, Robert Bequette of Perryville; his parents of St. Mary, Mo.; a sister, Dana Bartram of Maryland Heights, Mo.; and a granddaughter...
Dorothy Welker (05/16/06)
Dorothy Welker, 87, of Olathe, Kan., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Monday, May 15, 2006, in Olathe. She was a longtime member of the First Baptist Church. Arrangements are incomplete with Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home.
Marion Scheffer (05/16/06)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Marion G. Scheffer, 51, of Chaffee died Sunday, May 14, 2006, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Sept. 20, 1954, in Cape Girardeau, son of Lawrence Edward and Adella Marie Heisserer Scheffer. Marion was employed at Scott County Sheltered Workshop in Sikeston, Mo. He was a member of St. Ambrose Catholic Church in Chaffee...
James Bridges (05/15/06)
TAMMS, Ill. -- James Edward "Jim" Bridges, 76, of rural Tamms, Ill., died Saturday, May 13, 2006, at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Marion, Ill. He was born Nov. 28, 1929, in Elco, Ill., son of Clarence Edward and Ruby Marie West Bridges. He and Mary Elizabeth McGuire Bridges were married and she preceded him in death. He and May Sherry Bridges were married and she preceded him in death...
Gary Benesh (05/14/06)
COTTONWOOD, Ariz.-- Gary L. Benesh, 59, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, May 8, 2006, at Cottonwood. He was born Sept. 21, 1946, in Marshalltown, Iowa, son of Marvin M. and Virginia Vranek Benesh. He and Janet Alexander were married in June 1967 at Belle Plaine, Iowa. In 2003, they moved to Cape Girardeau...
Nina Rushing (05/13/06)
MOUND CITY, Ill. -- Nina M. Rushing, 96, of Marion, Ill., formerly of Mound City, died Thursday, May 11, 2006, at Fountains Nursing Home in Marion. She was born Oct. 19, 1909, in Villa Ridge, Ill., daughter of Wesley Jackson and Ida Frances Hitchcock Mathis. She married Forrest D. Rushing, who died March 15, 1970...
Pauline Heberlie (05/13/06)
Pauline E. Heberlie, 74, of Ste. Genevieve, Mo., died Wednesday, May 10, 2006, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born July 2, 1931, in St. Louis, daughter of Leo and Freida Johnson Reid. She and Dennis P. Heberlie Jr. were married Nov. 25, 1950...
Wilma Wills (05/13/06)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Wilma A. Wills, 78, of Perryville died Thursday, May 11, 2006, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Dec. 19, 1927, in Perry County, daughter of Louis A. and Christina Schwein Geringer. She and LeRoy E. Wills were married May 17, 1952. He died Dec. 31, 1987...
George Felker (05/12/06)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- George L. Felker, 79, of Chaffee died Wednesday, May 10, 2006, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Aug. 18, 1926, at Glenallen, Mo., son of Luther and Veda Burns Felker. He and Mildred Bollinger were married March 16, 1948...
Wilma Lindeman (05/12/06)
MARQUAND, Mo. -- Wilma Maxine Lindeman, 89, of Marquand died Thursday, May 11, 2006, at Ste. Genevieve County Memorial Hospital in Ste. Genevieve, Mo. She was born Dec. 30, 1916, at Patton, Mo., daughter of William and Lillian Zimmerman Tallent. She and Harold Lacey were married in 1941. He died in 1961...
Albert McCulley Sr. (05/12/06)
BELL CITY, Mo. -- Albert McCulley Sr., 57, of Bell City died Wednesday, May 10, 2006, at his home. He was born May 13, 1948, at Bell City, son of Henry and Rose McCulley. He and Jennie Turner were married May 6, 1971. She died July 23, 1991. McCulley was a laborer...
Pauline Heberlie (05/12/06)
STE. GENEVIEVE, Mo. -- Pauline E. Heberlie, 74, of Ste. Genevieve died Wednesday, May 10, 2006, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Basler Funeral Home in Ste. Genevieve.
Nina Rushing (05/12/06)
Marion, Ill. -- Nina M. Rushing, 96, of Marion, Ill., died Thursday, May 11, 2006, at Fountain Nursing Home in Marion. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Barkett Funeral Home of Mound City, Ill.
Polly Bell (05/12/06)
Polly Joan Bell, 76, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, May 10, 2006, at her home. She was born Aug. 22, 1929, in Kennett, Mo., daughter of William Howard and Rella Alice White Linam Sr. She first married Paul James Esham Sr. in 1954 in Wiesbaden, Germany. He preceded her in death. She then married Oscar Malloy Bell in 1962 in Sikeston, Mo...
Edna Sitzes (05/12/06)
Edna V. Sitzes, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, May 11, 2006, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Oct.15, 1917, in Whitewater, daughter of Omer O. and Ora V. Crump Wampler. She and Wylie Sitzes were married Sept. 1, 1938, in Cape Girardeau. He died Feb. 1, 1979...
Lucille McCulley (05/12/06)
Lucille Virginia McCulley, 81, of Scott City died Wednesday, May 10, 2006, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born April 8, 1925, at Froemsdorf, Mo., daughter of Hershel and Ora Rendleman Eads. She and Tommy Hershel McCulley were married Jan. 15, 1946. He died July 29, 1976...
Rev. Albert Moore (05/12/06)
Rev. Albert Eugene "Gene" Moore, 76, of Jackson died Wednesday, May 10, 2006, at his home. He was born Dec. 4, 1929, in Cape Girardeau, son of Henry Ashberry and Elizabeth Isabelle Clark Moore. He and Clara Tackett were married Dec. 1, 1952, in Piggott, Ark. She died March 7, 1997...
Mildred Oberle (05/11/06)
Mildred E. Adams Oberle, at peace in the arms of our Lord, April 29, 2006. Beloved wife of the late Thomas M. Oberle. Mother to Rebecca and William Bunting, Jane and Joseph Rigdon and Timothy and Susan Oberle. Grandmother to Douglas, Anne, Jennifer, Jill, James, Tiffany and Matthew, and great-grandmother to 10...
Jerry McDowell (05/11/06)
Jerry Morton McDowell went to his heavenly father Tuesday, May 9, 2006. He was born March 22, 1935, to William "Paul" McDowell and Blanche Irene Morton McDowell of Fruitland. His wife of 50 years, Ina JoAnn Hanners McDowell, and two sons and daughters-in-law, Stephen Wayne McDowell and wife Kim, and Terry William McDowell and wife Kim Kurka McDowell, survive him...
Polly Bell (05/11/06)
Polly Bell, 76, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, May 10, 2006, at her home. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mary Freed (05/11/06)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Mary Lavada Freed, 82, of Sikeston died Tuesday, May 9, 2006, at her home. She was born March 25, 1924, in Dublin, Ark., daughter of Joseph Lenus and Virgie Holt Ranzle. She and Samuel Everett Manning were married March 20, 1943. He died Sept. 20, 1945. She and Paul L. Freed were married Oct. 1, 1946, in Charleston, Mo. He died Jan. 14, 2006...
Albert Moore (05/11/06)
Albert Eugene "Gene" Moore, 76, of Jackson died Wednesday, May 10, 2006, at his home. Ford and Sons Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau is in charge of arrangements.
George Felker (05/11/06)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- George L. Fellker, 79, of Chaffee died Wednesday, May 10, 2006, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee.
Lucille McCulley (05/11/06)
Lucille Virginia McCulley, 81, of Scott City died Wednesday, May 10, 2006, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City is in charge of arrangements.
Kenneth Reed (05/11/06)
Kenneth Harlan Reed, 77, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, May 9, 2006, at Ratliff Care Center. He was born March 7, 1929, in Brookport, Ill., son of Arthur and Frances Martin Reed. He and Babe Ruth Gipson were married Oct. 19, 1966, in Metropolis, Ill. She died June 21, 2005...
Freeman Siebert (05/10/06)
Freeman E. Siebert, 76, of Jackson passed away Monday, May 8, 2006, at his home, surrounded by his loving family. He was born March 4, 1930, at his home in Tilsit, son of the late Leo and Frieda Fluegge Siebert. He and Ellouise Gerecke were married June 20, 1950, at Zion Lutheran Church in Gordonville...
LeRoy Hahn (05/10/06)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- LeRoy W. Hahn, 59, of Perryville died Monday, May 8, 2006, at his home. He was born Aug. 28, 1946, in Perry County, son of William "Jeffie" and Edith Mandy Hendrix Hahn. He and Elizabeth Ann Wright were married Feb. 25, 1998. Hahn was a lead man at Gilster-Mary Lee. He lived and worked many years as a boiler room operator at Fort Leonard Wood, Mo. He was a member of Amvets Post 94...
Jerry McDowell (05/10/06)
Jerry M. McDowell, 71, of Jackson died Tuesday, May 9, 2006, at his home. Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Leamon Green (05/10/06)
Leamon Floyd Green, 86, of Jackson, formerly of Scott City, died Monday, May 8, 2006, at his home. He was born March 1, 1920, at Mine LaMotte, Mo., son of Avery Clarence and Callie Jane Dorris Green. He and Estella Mahala Brock were married Dec. 13, 1941, at Jackson...
Grace Hopkins (05/10/06)
Grace Allene Cherry Hopkins, 76, of Cape Girardeau died at 4:33 p.m. Monday, May 8, 2006, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born March 1, 1930, in Obion, Tenn., daughter of Rufus and Mary Collins Cherry. She and Laverne Hopkins were married July 24, 1947, in Mayfield, Ky...
Inez McClendon (05/09/06)
Inez McClendon, 86, of Cape Girardeau died peacefully at her home Sunday, May 7, 2006. She was born April 16, 1920, in Jackson, daughter of Garnet and Rispa Johnson Masterson. She and Leon McClendon were married March 26, 1940, in Cape Girardeau. He died Jan. 28, 1984...
Bobette Yount (05/09/06)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Bobette Yount, 68, of Marble Hill died Sunday, May 7, 2006, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born March 19, 1938, at Lutesville, Mo., daughter of Robert Lee and Leatrice Belle Smith Mungle. She and Paul H. Yount were married June 18, 1959...
Wilma Gettinger (05/09/06)
ST. MARY, Mo. -- Wilma D. Gettinger, 68, of St. Mary died Sunday, May 7, 2006, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Jan. 10, 1938, at Zell, Mo., daughter of Anthony and Rachel Harter Heberlie. She and Gilbert Gettinger were married Nov. 29, 1958, in Perryville, Mo...
Siebert Freeman (05/09/06)
Siebert Freeman, 76, of Jackson, died Monday at his home. Arrangements were incomplete at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson.
Grace Hopkins (05/09/06)
Grace "Cherry" Hopkins, 76, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, May 8, 2006, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete with Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home.
Dorris Holshouser (05/09/06)
Dorris L. Holshouser, 79, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, May 6, 2006, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born June 23, 1926, in Ancell, Mo., the daughter of Fred J. and Mae Elizabeth Collie Blattel. She and Herbert Holshouser were married on Feb. 9, 1946, in Jackson. He preceded her in death on Dec. 19, 1993...
Wilma Gettinger (05/08/06)
Wilma Gettinger, 68, of Perryville, Mo., died Sunday, May 7, 2006, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Miller Family Funeral Home in Perryville.
Anita Ziegler (05/08/06)
Anita Agnes "Needy" Ziegler, 78, of Benton, died Saturday, May 6, 2006, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Sept. 21, 1927, in New Hamburg, daughter of Albert and Cecelia Westrich Glastetter. She and Arthur L. Ziegler were married on Aug. 12, 1947, at the St. Lawrence Church in New Hamburg...
Larry Welter (05/08/06)
Larry T. Welter, on Saturday, May 6, 2006, fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church. He was born and raised in Benton. Beloved husband of Patricia Schott Welter; devoted father of Lisa (Ron) Ribolzi and Stephanie (Chad) Lane; dear son of the late Victor and Lillie Welter; cherished grandfather of Ryan, Renee, Rachel, Tony and Alexandra; dear brother of Jerome, Murphy, Paul, Michael, Gary, Charlie, Patsy Peters, Linda Mungle, Vickie Wilson and the late DeWayne Welter and Jerri Lawson; dear brother-in-law, uncle, cousin and friend to many.. ...
Dorris Holshouser (05/08/06)
Dorris L. Holshouser, 79, of Cape Girardeau, died Saturday, May 6, 2006, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born June 23, 1926, in Ancell, Mo., the daughter of Fred J. and Mary Elizabeth Cauble Blattel. She and Herbert Holshouser were married on Feb. 9, 1946, in Jackson. He preceded her in death on Dec. 19, 1993...
Mazie Bryant (05/08/06)
Mrs. Mazie Aslee Bryant, 83, of Chaffee, went to be with the Lord on Friday, May 5, 2006, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Oct. 9, 1922, in Scopus, Mo., daughter of Lee Estes and Maudie Mae Cook Estes. She and Roy C. Bryant were married on Oct. 25, 1941, in Chaffee. He preceded her in death on March 7, 1988...
Lucille Hayden (05/08/06)
Lucille E. Hayden, 92, of Perry County, died Sunday, May 7, 2006, at Auburn Creek Assisted Living in Cape Girardeau. She was born July 3, 1913, in Perry County, daughter of Leon and Emma Sutterer Hoffman. She and J. Aloysius "Wish" Hayden were married in 1933 in Perryville, Mo. He died Feb. 21, 1991...
James McCormick (05/08/06)
James Eugene McCormick, 73, of Allenville, Mo., died Saturday, May 6, 2006, at the Chaffee Nursing Center in Chaffee. He was born March 6, 1932, in Cape Girardeau, son of Elmer and Juanita Morris McCormick. He and Barbara Goehman were married on June 10, 1953. She died Jan. 30, 2002...
Mildred Herbst (05/08/06)
FLORISSANT, Mo. -- Mildred L. "Mil" Campbell Herbst of Florissant died Friday, May 5, 2006, at a hospital in Creve Coeur, Mo. Herbst was a member of Immanuel United Church of Christ, Ferguson, Mo., for more than 50 years. Survivors include three daughters, Karen Glover, Robyn Hutton and Jo Meissner; a son, Dennis Herbst of Cape Girardeau; a brother, Jay Campbell; two sisters, Audrey Moore and Louise Ketchum; and three grandchildren...
Inez McClendon (05/08/06)
Inez McClendon, 86, of Cape Girardeau, died Sunday, May 7, 2006, at her home in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Lorberg Memorial Funeral Chapel in Cape Girardeau.
Alice Martin (05/07/06)
ANNA, Ill. -- Alice L. Martin, 98, of Anna died Friday, May 5, 2006, at City Care Center in Anna. She was born May 11, 1907, at Saratoga, Ill., daughter of George and Nancy Russell Lence. She and Mack Martin were married Nov. 2, 1927. He died June 24, 1960...
Tyler Glaus (05/07/06)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Tyler Joseph Glaus, 18, of Chaffee died Friday, May 5, 2006, at Saint Francis Medical Center from injuries sustained in a work-related tractor accident. He was born Oct. 9, 1987 at Cape Girardeau, son of Stacey Gerard and Carla Ann Berghoff Glaus...
John Wilferth (05/07/06)
EAGLE, Colo. -- John Rockne Wilferth, 40, of Eagle died Thursday, May 4, 2006, at his home, following a lengthy illness brought on by a head injury sustained in a high school baseball practice. He was born Aug. 7, 1965, in Cape Girardeau, Mo. He and Charlotte Abendroth were married Jan. 20, 1989, and had a son, Briggs Rockne Wilferth. On April 14, 1997, Wilferth married Melinda Gilmore and became a father to Blake, whom he loved very much...
Dorris Holshouser (05/07/06)
Dorris L. Holshouser, 79, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, May 6, 2006, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Fern Finley (05/07/06)
Myrtle Fern Finley, 93, of Scott City died Friday, May 5, 2006, at home. She was born Aug. 29, 1912, at Zalma, Mo., daughter of Thomas Jefferson and Effie Wills Stephens. She and Oliver Thomas "O.T." Finley were married Nov. 15, 1934, at Benton, Mo. He died May 6, 1994...
Mildred Campbell (05/07/06)
FLORISSANT, Mo. -- Mildred L. "Mil" Campbell Herbst of Florissant died Friday, May 5, 2006, at a hospital in Creve Coeur, Mo. Herbst was a member of Immanuel United Church of Christ, Ferguson, for more than 50 years. Survivors include three daughters, Karen Glover, Robyn Hutton and Jo Meissner; a son, Dennis Herbst of Cape Girardeau; three sisters, Jay Campbell, Audrey Moore and Louise Ketchum; and three grandchildren...
Anita Ziegler (05/07/06)
BENTON, Mo. -- Anita Agnes "Needy" Ziegler, 78, of Benton died Saturday, May 6, 2006, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Sept. 21, 1927, in New Hamburg, Mo., daughter of Albert and Cecelia Westrich Glastetter. She and Arthur L. Ziegler were married Aug. 12, 1947, at St. Lawrence Church in New Hamburg...
John Wilferth (05/06/06)
John Rockne Wilferth, 40, of Eagle, Colo., died Thursday, May 4, 2006, at his home, following a lengthy illness. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
James Cossiboom (05/06/06)
James "Boomer" Cossiboom, 48, of Scott City died Tuesday, May 2, 2006, at Methodist Germantown Hospital in Germantown, Tenn. He was born Sept. 24, 1957, in Cape Girardeau, son of Henry Alonzo and Bessie Arleen Huffman Cossiboom. He and Jane Renee Dunlap were married Dec. 5, 1992...
Margaret Langstadt (05/06/06)
Margaret A. Langstadt, 74, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, May 5, 2006, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born June 29, 1931, at Patton, Mo., daughter of Oscar and Mattie Bollinger. She was married to Foy "Red" Johnson and later to Ralph Langstadt in 1969...
Mazie Bryant (05/06/06)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Mazie Alee Bryant, 83, of Chaffee died Friday, May 5, 2006, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee is in charge of arrangements.
April Yarbro (05/06/06)
April Lynn Yarbro, 38, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, May 4, 2006, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born April 1, 1968, in Sedalia, Mo., daughter of the late Clinton and Bonnie Barks Morgan. Yarbro was of the Baptist faith, a member of Eagles Aerie 3775 and VFW Post 3838 Auxiliary...
Terry McIntosh (05/05/06)
Terry Bruce McIntosh, 53, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, May 2, 2006, at his home. He was born Oct. 17, 1952, in Cape Girardeau, son of James Arthur and Jessie Mae Morris McIntosh Jr. He lived most of his life in Cape Girardeau, and was a graduate of Central High School...
James Sanford (05/05/06)
James Leroy Sanford, 90, of Scott City died Thursday, May 4, 2006, at his home. He was born Nov. 15, 1915, at Delta, son of William and Nancy Jane Mills Sanford. He and Laura Mae Humphrey were married Jan. 4, 1936, at Jackson. Sanford was a presser at Ely Walker Co. in Illmo, and then worked 32 years at Missouri Utilities, retiring in November 1980...
Robert Green (05/05/06)
Robert J. "Junior" Green, 80, of Jackson died Thursday, May 4, 2006, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Aug. 24, 1925, in Jackson, son of Robert George and Maggie Elizabeth Grindstaff Green. He and Nellie M. Statler were married Feb. 6, 1948...
James Cossiboom (05/05/06)
James "Boomer" Cossiboom, 48, of Scott City died Tuesday, May 2, 2006, at Methodist Germantown Hospital in Germantown, Tenn. He was born Sept. 24, 1957, in Cape Girardeau, son of Henry Alonzo and Bessie Arleen Huffman Cossiboom. He and Jane Renee Dunlap were married Dec. 5, 1992...
Lydia Sauer (05/05/06)
Lydia Flora Sauer, 87, of Prairie Village, Kan., passed away Wednesday, May 3, 2006, at Brighton Gardens Nursing Center. She was born Dec. 15, 1918, in Perryville, Mo., daughter of Charles Berkbigler and Augustina Ruch. She married Walter O. Sauer in 1938...
Adell Schremp (05/05/06)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Adell E. Schremp, 97, of Perryville died Wednesday, May 3, 2006, at Perry County Nursing Home. She was born June 9, 1908, in Perry County, daughter of Simon and Ellen Feltz Zahner. She and Clarence R. Schremp were married April 9, 1928...
Gladys Valleroy (05/05/06)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Gladys M. Valleroy, 83, of Perryville died Wednesday, May 3, 2006, at Perry Oaks Manor. She was born March 22, 1923, in Perry County, daughter of Paul and Emilie Mueller Mangels. She first married Floyd Erwin. She and Clarence Valleroy were married May 30, 1984...
Keshawn King (05/04/06)
Keshawn Amere King, infant son of Stacey King of Cape Girardeau, died Monday, May 1, 2006, at St. Louis Children's Hospital in St. Louis. He was born March 2, 2006, in Cape Girardeau. Survivors include his mother; a brother, Taylor King; and grandmother, Joan King, all of Cape Girardeau...
Jeff Henry (05/04/06)
Jeffrey Dale Henry, 41, was born Sept. 5, 1964, in Cape Girardeau, the son of Harley Dale and Betty Lorraine Poe Henry of Jackson. He passed away peacefully from cancer, May 2, 2006, at home, with his mother, sister and brother at his side. Jeff attended Jackson Schools and graduated from Jackson High School in 1982. ...
Minnie Hoover (05/04/06)
Minnie "Tiny" Hoover, 80, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, May 1, 2006, at her home. She was born June 9, 1925, at Qulin, Mo., daughter of Andrew Jackson and Callie Hendrix. She and Charles Hoover were married Nov. 7, 1942, in Cape Girardeau. Hoover was of the Jehovah's Witnesses belief...
James Cossiboom (05/04/06)
James Boomer Cossiboom, 48, of Scott City died Tuesday, May 2, 2006, in Olive Branch, Miss. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee, Mo., is in charge of arrangements.
Terry McIntosh (05/04/06)
Terry McIntosh, 53, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, May 2, 2006, at his home. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
William Brown (05/04/06)
ANNA, Ill. -- William L. "Bill" Brown, 51, of California, Mo., formerly of Anna, died Monday, May 1, 2006, at California Care Center. He was born June 20, 1954, in Anna, son of Oliver E. and Golda Howell Brown. He and Diane Gibbs were married Sept. 28, 1974, in Jonesboro, Ill...
Joe Cowart (05/04/06)
MALDEN, Mo. -- Joe Wayne Cowart, 62, of Malden died Tuesday, May 2, 2006, at Beverly Health and Rehab in Malden. He was born July 14,1943, at Malden, son of John and Jacqueline Scales Cowart. He and Ruth Rice Moore were married Nov. 23, 1960. He and Jan Daniel were married Dec. 31, 1991, in Malden...
Angela Hotop (05/04/06)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Angela M. Hotop, 23, of Perryville died Tuesday, May 2, 2006, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born June 4, 1982, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of David M. and Joan M. Schnurbusch Hotop. Hotop worked in fund development at Saint Francis and was a writer for the News Bureau at Southeast Missouri State University, where she was a graduate student. She formerly worked at Hoeckele Bakery in Perryville...
Ruth Campbell (05/03/06)
Ruth A. Campbell, 90, of Jackson passed away Tuesday, May 2, 2006, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born July 16, 1915, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of John and Adella Koehrer Haman. She and Charles William Campbell were married Nov. 16, 1940, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Cape Girardeau. He survives...
Russell Crader (05/03/06)
Russell Claude Crader, 88, went to be with his Heavenly Father Monday, May 1, 2006. He left this earth peacefully, surrounded by his family, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born Oct. 1, 1917, in Burfordville, son of Alva and Florence Crader. He and Delthia Viola Eakins were married Sept. 5, 1942, at Whitewater...
Betty Schweer (05/03/06)
Betty Lou Franck Schweer, 70, of Cape Girardeau, died Monday, May 1, 2006, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born June 9,1935, in Cape Girardeau County, daughter of the late Ervin and Alma Schaefer Franck. She and Gary Schweer were married March 5, 1960, in Cape Girardeau...
Grace Marcum (05/03/06)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Grace Archer Marcum, 80, of Marble Hill died Monday, May 1, 2006, at her home. She was born Sept. 10, 1925, in Camden, N.J., daughter of Frank W. and Clara Fuller Keen. She and Jesse Archer were married Nov. 22, 1943. He died in 1983. She then married John Marcum Jan. 28, 1987. He died in 1996...
Raymond Owens (05/03/06)
Raymond S. Owens, 89, of Lebanon, Tenn., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Sunday, April 30, 2006, at Southern Manor Living Center in Lebanon. He was born March 22, 1917, in Cape Girardeau, son of Steve and Martha Schaffer Owens. He and Grace Reynolds were married Dec. 7, 1940, in Cape Girardeau. She died April 14, 1994...
Fern Baltz (05/03/06)
Helen Fern Baltz, 85, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, May 1, 2006, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Dec. 1, 1920, at Bunker, Mo., daughter of Everett and Bernice Collins Light. She and John Baltz were married Nov. 11, 1944, in Salem, Ark. He died May 25, 1995...
Jeff Henry (05/03/06)
Jeff Henry, 41, of Jackson died Tuesday, May 2, 2006, at his home. Friends may call at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday. The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Frances Statler (05/02/06)
Frances V. Statler, 89, formerly of Sedgewickville, Mo., died Sunday, April 30, 2006, at Ste. Genevieve County Memorial Hospital in Ste. Genevieve, Mo. She was born Nov. 16, 1916, in Poplar Bluff, Mo., daughter of Ben F. and Hettie J. Duncan Hudson. After her father's death she was raised by her mother and stepfather, Walter Ellis. She and Glen "Stanley" Statler were married Dec. 20, 1932. He died July 29, 1996...
Hazel Schlosser (05/02/06)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Hazel Shell Schlosser, 96, of Chaffee passed away Sunday, April 30, 2006, at Heartland Care and Rehab in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 23, 1909, at Grassy, Mo., daughter of the late Fulton and Tula Harrold Cooper. She married Virgil Shell May 19, 1927. He preceded her in death Aug. 19, 1944. She then married Adam Schlosser March 27, 1959. He preceded her in death Nov. 5, 1985...
Lou Ann Wade (05/02/06)
Lou Ann Minor Wade of Ballwin, Mo., died Saturday, April 29, 2006. She married Mervin Wade, who preceded her in death. She was the dear mother of Patricia Jane (Gene) Haenni of Cape Girardeau, Jill (Roger) Mignon Schurig of Town and Country, Mo., Michael John (Beth) Wade of St. Charles, Mo.; dear grandmother of five; and great-grandmother of five...
Carolyn Barlow (05/02/06)
Carolyn Faye Barlow, 59, of Cape Girardeau passed away Sunday, April 30, 2006, at Fountainbleau Lodge . She was born April 4, 1947, in Poplar Bluff, Mo., daughter of Floyd E. and Dola B. Brown Dailey. She and Donald Barlow were married Sept. 28, 1990...
Clifford Phillips (05/02/06)
THEBES, Ill. -- Clifford Carl "Bud" Phillips, 78, of Thebes died Monday, May 1, 2006, at his home. He was born June 28, 1927, in McClure, Ill., son of William Jesse and Anna Belle Wilson Phillips. He married Ora Mae Bledsoe. Phillips was a retired farmer and member of the former Mount Zion Baptist Church...
Julia Wilson (05/02/06)
Julia Laverna Wilson, 96, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, May 1, 2006, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Dec. 28, 1909, in Lamar, Ind., daughter of John M. and Georgia Anna Oliveano Ryker. She and Aaron Culbertson were married in 1929. He died in 1947. She later married David Stidham in 1951, who died in 1975. She and Willis Wilson were married in 1978, and he died in 1988...
Marie Savers (05/02/06)
Marie K. Savers, 78, of Jackson died Sunday, April 30, 2006, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 26, 1927, in Jackson, daughter of Gus and Leona Wohlgemuth Wedekind. She and Bernard Lester "Bud" Savers were married Aug. 22, 1948. He died Sept. 20, 1996...
C.H. Rhodes (05/02/06)
C.H. Rhodes, 84, of Whitewater died Sunday, April 30, 2006, at Advance Nursing Center in Advance, Mo. He was born Feb. 4, 1922, at Whitewater, son of Herbert and Sophia Donkel Rhodes. He and Cleo Theile were married July 12, 1951, in St. Louis. She died May 11, 1996...
Raymond Owens (05/02/06)
Raymond S. "Ray" Owens, 89, of Lebanon, Tenn., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Sunday, April 30, 2006, at Southern Manor Nursing Facility in Lebanon. Friends may call at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home...
Russell Crader (05/02/06)
Russell C. Crader, 88, of Jackson died Monday, May 1, 2006, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Ann Braun (05/01/06)
Ann Braun, 85, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, April 29, 2006, at Fountainbleau Lodge. She was born Feb. 26, 1921, daughter of Arthur E. and Emma M. Baumgardt Braun. She graduated from St. Marys High School, attended nursing school and received her LPN degree. She worked as an LPN at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, and was a member of St. Marys Cathedral and the Council of Catholic Women. She also worked at Bell Telephone Co. as an operator...
Hazel Schlosser (05/01/06)
Hazel Schlosser, 96, of Chaffee, died Sunday, April 30, 2006, at the Heartland Care Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at the Amick-Burnett Funeral Home in Chaffee.
Carolyn Barlow (05/01/06)
Carolyn Faye Barlow, 59, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, April 30, 2006, at Fountainbleau Lodge in Cape Girardeau. She was born April 4, 1947, in Poplar Bluff, Mo., daughter of Floyd E. and Dola B. Brown Dailey. She and Donald Barlow were married on Sept. 28, 1990...
Myrtle Nash (05/01/06)
Mrs. Myrtle Marie "Dolly" Nash, 88, of Anna, Ill., passed away Sunday, April 30, 2006, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Sept. 15, 1917, in Chicago, daughter of James and Sarah McDuffee. She and Howard E. Nash were married on March 2, 1936, in Bloomfield, Mo. He preceded her in death on Sept. 30, 1987...
Willard Lix (05/01/06)
Willard Lix, 74, of Buckhead Ridge, Fla., died April 29, 2006, at his home. Willard was born July 15, 1931, in Patton, Mo., son of William and Cecelia Vanderfeltz Lix. He has lived in Buckhead Ridge since 1983, previously residing at Hidden Valley, Mo...
Paul Thomas (05/01/06)
GOREVILLE, Ill. -- Paul Vincent Thomas, 75, of Goreville passed away Friday, April 28, 2006, at the Veterans Affairs Hospital in Marion, Ill. He was born on May 11, 1930, in Miller City, Ill., son of Calvin Marion and Francis Alma Dodson Thomas. Thomas was a veteran of the United States Air Force. At the time of his retirement, he was manager of the Jefferson County Farm Bureau...