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Obituaries from March 2007

Elsie McKee (03/31/07)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Elsie M. McKee, 77, of Tamms died Friday, March 30, 2007, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Jones Funeral Home in Tamms is in charge of arrangements.
Robert DeWeese (03/31/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Robert DeWeese, 67, of Perryville died Friday, March 30, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born March 7, 1940, at Bismarck, Mo., son of Marvin and Estlea Mowery DeWeese. He and Susan Becker were married Nov. 25, 1961...
Richard Willis (03/31/07)
Richard Willis, 54, of Jackson died Thursday, March 29, 2007, at Monticello House. He was born Jan. 14, 1953, in St. Louis. There is no service. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
William Thorne Jr. (03/31/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- William M. Thorne Jr., 19, of Perryville died Friday, March 30, 2007, at his home. He was born Sept. 24, 1987, at Sikeston, Mo., son of William and Sonya Woods Thorne Sr. Thorne was a 2006 graduate of Perryville High School and member of First Baptist Church...
Flora Kohler (03/31/07)
ANNA, Ill. -- Flora Kohler, 95, of Anna died Friday, March 30, 2007, at Union County Nursing Home. She was born Sept. 25, 1911, at Frohna, Mo., daughter of Karl and Marie Mungle Schlichting. She and Ual L. Kohler were married April 1, 1930. He died March 16, 1989...
Vernowen Mayfield (03/31/07)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Vernowen "Wade" Mayfield, 81, of Belleville, Ill., died Thursday, March 29, 2007, at Belleville Memorial Hospital. He was born Aug. 20, 1925, in Scott County, son of Oscar and Hettie Mayfield. He and Dora Dumey were married Sept. 7, 1946. She died Oct. 6, 1991. He and Lucille Fiedler were married Feb. 13, 1993...
Questa Ward (03/31/07)
Questa Christine Ward of Cape Girardeau asleep in the hope of Christ's resurrection Wednesday, March 28, 2007. Questa was born Jan. 5, 1978, at Robbins Air Force Base in Warner Robbins, Ga. She was the cherished daughter of Diana Ward-Brittain (Peck), the late Frankie G. ...
Florence Edmonds (03/30/07)
CHARLESTON, Mo. -- Florence Pobst Edmonds, 88, of St. Louis, formerly of Charleston, died Thursday, March 29, 2007, at the Bethesda Care Center at Ellisville, Mo. She was born July 28, 1918 in the Lusk Chapel community in Scott County, daughter of Lawrence and Effie Knight Pobst. She and Ray Cleman Edmonds were married Dec. 19, 1942. He died Dec. 30, 2001...
Lyman Rumfelt (03/30/07)
GRAND TOWER, Ill. -- Lyman "Lum" Rumfelt, 72, of Grand Tower died Wednesday, March 28, 2007, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. He was born Feb. 20, 1935, at Wolf Lake, Ill., son of Vester and Bessie Kinney Rumfelt. He and Elizabeth Jane "Betty" Remrey were married Dec. 31, 1955, in Fulton, Ill. She died April 17, 1999...
Charlotte Phegley (03/30/07)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Charlotte "Tina" Phegley, 72, of Flint, Mich., died Wednesday, March 7, 2007, at Genesys Regional Medical Center in Flint. She was born Sept. 26, 1934, at Perkins, Mo., daughter of Louis and Ola McGinnis Wagoner. Phegley retired as a cook from the cafeteria at General Motors in Flint...
Mary Hart (03/30/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Mary L. Hart, 61, of Hopkinsville, Ky., formerly of Perryville, died Monday, March 26, 2007, at her home. She was born Oct. 13, 1945, in Racine, Wis., daughter of William C. and Virginia Ralls Burchyett. She and Edward A. Hart were married in 1991...
Nettie Wallace (03/30/07)
Nettie Jean Wallace, 54, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Chaffee, Mo., died Tuesday, March 27, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born March 1, 1953, in Sikeston, Mo., daughter of Noble Ralph and Ruby Edwards Wallace. There are no survivors...
Virtus Twente (03/30/07)
ULLIN, Ill. -- Virtus Lucille Twente, 94, of Ullin, formerly of Tamms, Ill., and Columbia, Tenn., died Thursday, March 29, 2007, at Fountainbleau Lodge in Cape Girardeau. She was born June 18, 1912, in Thebes, Ill., daughter of James W. and Ada McIvoy Harvell. She married Loyd Arthur Twente, who died Feb. 12, 2006...
Robert Green (03/30/07)
ZALMA, Mo. -- Robert Clayde Green, 72, of Zalma passed away Thursday, March 29, 2007, at his home. He was born May 18, 1934, in Gaffney, S.C. Robert was a truck driver 40 years. Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Laura Green of LaQuinta, Calif.; a daughter and son-in-law, Carla Beth and Cliff Fisher of Campbell, Mo.; and two grandchildren, Brittany and Riley Fisher...
Geraldine Johnson (03/30/07)
Geraldine M. Johnson was born Sept. 5, 1927, on the Keller family dairy farm near Gordonville, daughter of Walter and Ella Keller. She passed away Wednesday, March 28, 2007. She was a long-time member and organist of Zion Lutheran Church in Gordonville...
Simon Bisher (03/30/07)
Simon John Bisher, 84, of Cape Girardeau passed away Tuesday, March 27, 2007, at his home. He was born near Oran, Mo., April 4, 1922, first child of Joseph and Annie Baudendistel Bisher. He attended Caney School and worked on the family farm in Caney near Oran...
Anyston Willey (03/29/07)
Anyston Jase Willey was stillborn Monday, March 26, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He is the son of Alexis James and Amanda Jo Gray Willey. Survivors include his parents of Scott City; paternal grandparents, Dennis and Lisa Willey of Eldon, Mo., Cliff and Stacie Hester of Scott City; maternal grandparents, Jimmy Gray and Paula Gray of Scott City; paternal great-grandparents, Merle Miles of Bethel, Mo., Hazel Scott of Shelbyville, Mo.; and maternal great-grandmother, Josephine Gray of Scott City.. ...
Vera Schnurbusch (03/29/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Vera B. Schnurbusch, 84, of Perryville died Tuesday, March 27, 2007, at Perry County Nursing Home. She was born May 28, 1922, in St. Louis, daughter of Jess and Bertha Moore Funcheon. She and Earl Schnurbusch were married July 12, 1941, in Perryville. He died Oct. 9, 1997...
Amy Davis (03/29/07)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Amy E. Davis, 87, of Ottawa, Ill., formerly of Cairo, died Tuesday, March 27, 2007, at Ottawa Pavilion Nursing Home. She was born Nov. 11, 1919, in Cairo, daughter of William Andrew and Ruth Dunlap Downs. She married George W. Davis, who died in 1974...
Simon Bisher (03/29/07)
Simon John Bisher, 84, of Cape Girardeau passed away Tuesday, March 27, 2007, at his home. He was born near Oran, Mo., April 4, 1922, first child of Joseph and Annie Baudendistel Bisher. He attended Caney School and worked on the family farm in Caney near Oran...
Celestine Cobb-Estraca (03/28/07)
Celestine Marie Cobb-Estraca, infant daughter of Clint Aron Estraca and Stefanie Anne Cobb of Cape Girardeau, died Sunday, March 25, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born earlier that day in Cape Girardeau. Survivors include her parents; paternal grandmother, Cathryn Estraca of Cape Girardeau; paternal grandfather, Belton Duncan of Caruthersville, Mo.; maternal grandparents, Toni and Ron Scott and John and Elaine Cobb of Cape Girardeau; and maternal great-grandparents, John and Joan Cobb of Belton, Mo.. ...
Bertha Pierce (03/28/07)
Bertha M. Pierce, 102, died Monday, March 26, 2007, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. Formerly of Naylor, Clarkton and Sikeston, Mo., she had resided at Chateau Girardeau since soon after its opening in 1980. The funeral will be at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home at 11 a.m. Thursday, with the Rev. Paul Kabo and the Rev. Dr. Tom Bass officiating. Burial will be in Cape County Memorial Park...
Clyde Farrow (03/28/07)
Clyde Richard Farrow, 68, of Cape Girardeau was called home by his Lord and Savior Monday, March 26, 2007. He was surrounded by his family and friends at his residence, the Missouri Veterans Home. Farrow was born June 2, 1938, at Neelys Landing, son of Clyde A. and Lena Mae Littleton Farrow...
Kenneth Bigham (03/28/07)
LITCHFIELD, Ill. -- Kenneth Andrew Bigham, 40, of Litchfield died Sunday, March 25, 2007, at Community Memorial Hospital in Staunton, Ill. He was born Aug. 19, 1966, in Cape Girardeau, son of Lawrence Henry and Evelyn Joyce Robbins Bigham Jr. Bigham was a 1984 graduate of Meridian High School in Mounds, Ill. He was employed at Formals in Litchfield...
Helen Matthews (03/28/07)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Helen C. Matthews, 74, of Sikeston died Tuesday, March 27, 2007, after a brief illness. She was born Feb. 3, 1933, at Charleston, Mo., daughter of Ernest and Mae Cox Maynard. She and Donald F. Matthews were married Dec. 22, 1951, in Savannah, Ga...
Simon Bisher (03/28/07)
Simon John Bisher, 84, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, March 27, 2007, at his home. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Esther Grebe (03/28/07)
Esther Lorene Vaughn Grebe, 88, of Loudon, Tenn., formerly of Whitewater, passed away peacefully Monday, March 26, 2007, at St. Mary's Hospice in Knoxville, Tenn. She lived in Cape Girardeau County most of her life. Early in her marriage to Linus Grebe they became members of Barks Chapel Church, where she was pianist seven years. She was a member of General Baptist Church in Jackson before moving to Tennessee, and then became a member of Bethany Baptist Church in Loudon...
Shawn Bridges (03/28/07)
Shawn Eric Bridges, 35, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Tamms, Ill., died Monday, March 26, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born Dec. 7, 1971, in Cape Girardeau, son of Jackie C. and Lora Haynes Bridges. He married Peggy Sorrels. Bridges was a former truck driver, and member of Elco Baptist Church. He started the anti-drug "No More Sunsets" The Last Days of a Meth Addict campaign: www.michaeljasonenterprises.com...
Shawn Bridges (03/27/07)
Shawn Eric Bridges, 35, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, March 26, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Jones Funeral Home in Tamms, Ill., is in charge of arrangements.
Virginia Day (03/27/07)
ANNA, Ill. -- Virginia Day, 80, of Anna died Sunday, March 25, 2007, at Oak Grove Rehab and Care Center in Carbondale, Ill. Crain Funeral Home in Anna is in charge of arrangements.
Bertha Pierce (03/27/07)
Bertha M. Pierce, 102, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, March 26, 2007, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. Visitation will be from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home...
Odes Lintner (03/27/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Odes W. "Jim" Lintner, 89, of Perryville died Sunday, March 25, 2007, at Perry Oaks Manor. He was born Jan. 28, 1918, in Perry County, son of Alvin A. and Sophia Horn Lintner. Lintner was a farm hand and worked for Bailey Stave Mill. He was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church...
Janice Goldsmith (03/27/07)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Janice Luane Goldsmith, 60, of Tacoma, Wash., died Saturday, March 17, 2007, at St. Joseph Medical Center in Tacoma. She was born Nov. 4, 1946, at Holcomb, Mo., daughter of Bettye Mae Ragsdale. She married Terry Goldsmith. Goldsmith was a licensed practical nurse and had worked in Texas and California...
Curtis Thorn (03/27/07)
Curtis D. Thorn, 47, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, March 22, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born Aug. 17, 1959, in Cape Girardeau, son of Curtis L. and Suzanne Bollinger Stovall. Survivors include his mother; a son, Justin Thorn; two daughters, Jackie Hall and Nicole Thorn; a brother, Byron Stovall, all of Cape Girardeau; and a grandchild...
Virginia Baker (03/27/07)
Virginia L. Baker, 82, of Forsyth, Mo., died Thursday, March 22, 2007, at Skaggs Community Hospital. A memorial service will be held at a later date. She was born Jan. 29, 1925, in Whitewater, daughter of the Rev. George L and Myrtle Jackson Ventres. She attended school in Delta and attended Southeast Missouri State University...
William Welker (03/27/07)
William Edmund "Bill" Welker, 60, of Jackson, formerly of Boonville and Silex, Mo., died Wednesday, March 21, 2007, at his home. He was born Dec. 22, 1946, in Canton, Ill., son of Darold and Annabelle Davis Welker. He and Lisa Galeone were married June 28, 2004, at Trail of Tears State Park...
Paul Daniels (03/27/07)
ORAN, Mo. -- Paul Allen Daniels, 47, of Lowndes, Mo., formerly of Oran, died Monday, March 26, 2007, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. He was born April 20, 1959, in Advance, Mo., son of Wesley and Wanette Abner Daniels. He and Lorie Ann Burton were married Sept. 30, 1978...
Wilbert Perr (03/27/07)
Wilbert E. Perr, 80, of Jackson died Sunday, March 25, 2007, at Jackson Manor. He was born Aug. 22, 1926, in New Wells, son of Edward and Margareta Tiedemann Perr. Perr formerly was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in New Wells, transferring his membership to St. Paul Lutheran Church in Jackson in the mid-1960s...
Billy Snider (03/27/07)
Billy P. "Red" Snider, 77, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, March 25, 2007, at his home. He was born May 21, 1929, in Cape Girardeau, son of Ben and Flora Cox Snider. Snider served in the Air Force and the Army. He was a member of Teamsters Local 574, retired from Marquette Cement plant and retired from Potashnick...
Bill Reynolds (03/27/07)
Bill J. Reynolds, 78, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, March 24, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born Feb. 16, 1929, in Cape Girardeau, son of John Bill and Daisy Ellis Reynolds. He and Venieda Limbaugh were married May 2, 1953, in Cape Girardeau...
Gaytha Schmidt (03/26/07)
Gaytha A. Schmidt, 53, of Altenburg, Mo., died Saturday, March 24, 2007, at her home. She was born Oct. 20, 1953, in Ste. Genevieve, Mo., daughter of Arthur and Margery Sadler Doll. She and Robert Schmidt were married Feb. 10, 1973. Schmidt was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church in Altenburg...
Bill Reynolds (03/26/07)
Bill J. Reynolds, 78, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, March 24, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Reynolds was the former treasurer of Cape Girardeau County. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Billy Snider (03/26/07)
Billy P. Snider, 77, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, March 25, 2007, at his home in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home.
Herbert Schoenberg (03/26/07)
Herbert "Bob" Schoenberg, 74, of Cape Girardeau, formerly St. Louis died Thursday, March 22, 2007. Husband of the late Nancy Schoenberg; dear father of Erick (Dawn) and Rob (April) Schoenberg; grandfather of Ericka, Jonathon, Courtney, Kate and Karsten; loving brother-in-law, uncle and friend to many...
Dorothy Beese (03/26/07)
Dorothy J. Beese, 70, died Sunday, March 25, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Betty Massa (03/26/07)
Betty Delores Massa, 72, of Patterson, Mo., died Saturday, March 24, 2007, at the St. Anthony's Medical Center in St. Louis. She was born March 13, 1935, in Marietta, Ga., daughter of Woodrow and Louise Medley Carney. She and Lemuel Donald Massa were married Sept. 26, 1953, in Georgia. He died Jan. 16, 2006...
Juliette Asa (03/26/07)
SIKESTON, MO. --Juliette Marie "Judy" Asa, 72, of Charleston, Mo., died Saturday, March 24, 2007, at the Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Mo. She was born June 6, 1934, in Bee Branch, Ark., daughter of O.W. and Lema Holland Duncan. She and Carl William Asa were married Dec. 28, 1951...
Carolyn Winkenwerder (03/25/07)
Carolyn Winkenwerder, 68, of Ullin, Ill., died Friday, March 23, 2007, at Heartland Regional Medical Center in Marion, Ill. She was born Oct. 28, 1938, at Ullin, daughter of Carl and Suda Hammond Wright. Survivors include two daughters, Carol Everett of Ullin, Lana Gilwater of Cape Girardeau; a son, Ronnie Winkenwerder of Yazoo City, Miss., two sisters, Patricia Wood of Elkhart, Ind., Diana Bundy of Cairo, Ill.; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren...
Rosalie Shemonic (03/25/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Rosalie M. Shemonic, 67, of Perryville died Friday, March 23, 2007, at home. She was born Dec. 12, 1939, at Belleville, Ill., daughter of Herman L. and Louise M. Bassler Richter. Shemonic was a member of United Church of Christ in New Athens, Ill. She was a retired bookkeeper for Behnken Trucking...
Mildred Campbell (03/25/07)
Mildred McKee Campbell, 97, formerly of Olive Branch, Ill., and Cape Girardeau, died Saturday, March 24, 2007, at Bellwood Nursing Home in Peoria, Ill. She was born Oct. 14, 1909, in Alexander County, Ill., daughter of Cyrus and Bertha Sickman McGee. She married H. H. Campbell...
Bonnie Osburn (03/25/07)
Bonnie Jean Baker Osburn, 82, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, March 24, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Dec. 2, 1924, at Thompson, Mo., daughter of Clarence W. and Emma Groves Baker. She and Robert L. Osburn were married June 4, 1949 in Mexico, Mo. He died Nov. 17, 2003...
Ruth Moran (03/24/07)
Ruth O. Moran, 83, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, March 21, 2007, at Saxony Village. She was born May 13, 1923, in Bethany, Mo., daughter of Chas and Millie Yarnell Inks. She and Virgle Moran were married June 25, 1946, in Marthasville, Mo. Moran served in the Army Air Corps from May 16, 1944, to April 28, 1946...
Samuel White (03/24/07)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Samuel L. White, 63, of Mounds died Thursday, March 22, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Massie Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Franklin Haupt (03/24/07)
Franklin William Haupt, 76, of Millersville died Friday, March 23, 2007, at Jackson Manor in Jackson. He was born May 30, 1930, at Millersville, son of Robert Francis and Maggie Mae Moore Haupt. Haupt farmed at Millersville all his life and was a member of Caney Fork Baptist Church at Oak Ridge...
Helen Jaynes (03/24/07)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Helen Beatrice Jaynes, 80, of Sikeston died Thursday, March 22, 2007, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Feb. 12, 1927, in Kennett, Mo., daughter of Frank and Gladys Scott Jones. She and Leslie Jaynes were married Feb. 4, 1944, in Manila, Ark. He died June 10, 1974...
Jimmie McGoy (03/24/07)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Jimmie McGoy, 94, of Cairo died Friday, March 16, 2007, at her home. The funeral was held Friday at Holy City Church of God in Christ in Cairo, with Grady Johnson officiating. Burial was in Green Lawn Memorial Gardens at Villa Ridge, Ill...
Richard Grundy (03/24/07)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Richard Jerome Grundy, 50, of Tamms died Saturday, March 17, 2007, at his home. He was born Aug. 15, 1956, in Tamms, son of Mattie A. Grundy and Kenneth R. Ford. He and Rose Marie Holder were married April 11, 1998, in Cairo, Ill. Grundy was a 1974 graduate of Egyptian High School and participated in sports. He holds the record of being the only African-American, All South Egyptian Conference baseball player ever selected from the high school in its 42-year history...
Gladys Carpenter (03/24/07)
BELL CITY, Mo. -- Gladys M. Carpenter, 82, of Bell City died Thursday, March 22, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born March 31, 1924, in Treat, Ark., daughter of Louis H. and Norma Ross Gunter. She and Raymond C. Carpenter were married July 20, 1942, in Dover, Ark. He died March 2, 2005...
Rodney West (03/24/07)
Rodney Lee West, 47, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, March 22, 2007, at his home. He was born July 31, 1959, in Salinas, Calif., son of Maxamillion Lee and Patricia Leline King West. West was a retired chef from Chateau Girardeau. He was a member of St. Mary's Cathedral and Knights of Columbus Council 5898...
Robert M. Fann (03/24/07)
Robert Michael Fann, 32, of Scott City was called home by his Lord, Monday, March 5, 2007. Robert was a loving father, brother, and son. He was loved by his friends and co-workers. Robert was born April 13, 1974, in Chaffee, Mo., son of Bruce and Paula K. McGuire White. He graduated from Chaffee High School in 1993. He was a welder by trade at CSX in Sikeston, Mo...
Diane Cantrell (03/24/07)
Teresa Diane Cantrell, 57, of Cape Girardeau died early morning Thursday, March 22, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was surrounded by friends and family. Diane was born Sept. 16, 1949, in Cape Girardeau to Francis "Bud" and Margery Street. She was raised in Sikeston, Mo., and moved to Cape Girardeau when she attended Southeast Missouri State University...
Kimberly Kaelin (03/24/07)
Kimberly D. Kaelin, 40, of Jackson passed away Wednesday, March 21, 2007, at Siteman Cancer Center in St. Louis. She was born March 4, 1967, in St. Louis, daughter of Daniel and Mickey Mangan Harrison. She and Patrick "Pat" Kaelin were married Oct. 8, 1994. She and Pat had two sons, Lucas and Levi, whom Kim loved with all her heart...
Lawrence Rogers (03/23/07)
McClure, Ill. -- Lawrence Elmer "Buddy" Rogers, 81, of Sun City, Ariz., died Monday, March 19, 2007, at his home. He was born June 3, 1925, in McClure, son of James Aud and Ola May Cleaver Rogers. He and Lee Green were married Sept. 12, 1975. Rogers attended school in McClure. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II...
Ruth Moran (03/23/07)
Ruth Moran, 83, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, March 21, 2007, at her home. Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Kimberly Kaelin (03/23/07)
Kimberly D. Kaelin, 40, of Jackson died Wednesday, March 21, 2007, at Siteman Cancer Center in St. Louis. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Jackson...
David Statler (03/23/07)
SEDGEWICKVILLE, Mo. -- David Joseph Statler, 43, of Higginsville, Mo., formerly of Sedgewickville, died Wednesday, March 21, 2007, at Lexington Care Center in Lexington, Mo. He was born Aug. 14, 1963, in Poplar Bluff, Mo., son of Paul Denzel and Freeda Minnie Turner Statler...
Jesse Carr (03/23/07)
ANNA, Ill. -- Jesse Carr, 64, of Anna died Wednesday, March 21, 2007, at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Marion, Ill. He was born April 16, 1942, in Cairo, Ill., son of James Parmer and Lela Faye Abney Carr. Carr was a custodian on a riverboat...
Marvin Hoffmann (03/23/07)
Marvin Eugene Hoffmann, 62, of Monroe, Mich., died Tuesday, March 20, 2007, at his home. He was born Dec. 15, 1944, in Cape Girardeau, son of Fred and Freda Sticht Hoffmann. He and Sandra Barnes were married Aug. 5, 2000. Hoffmann served in the U.S. Navy from 1963 to 1983 and then served 10 years in the Fleet Reserve...
Evelyn Selsor (03/23/07)
Evelyn Rottenbuecher Selsor, 64, of Delta died Wednesday, March 21, 2007, at Monticello House in Jackson. She was born Nov. 19, 1942, at Delta, daughter of Oscar Lee and Stella Irene Chapman Keys. Selsor was a former machine operator at International Hat Factory in Oran, Mo. She was a member of Order of the Eagles...
August Hauenschild (03/23/07)
August "Augie" Hauenschild, 90, of Jackson died Wednesday, March 21, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Oct. 24, 1916, near Tilsit, son of August and Lena Nagel Hauenschild. He and Hilda Lange were married Aug. 9, 1941...
Catherine Heisserer (03/23/07)
Catherine Heisserer, 73, of Scott City died Thursday, March 22, 2007, at Heartland Care and Rehab Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Dec. 3, 1933, in Scott County, Mo., daughter of Zeno Adam and Rosalinda Helen Heuring Heisserer. Heisserer was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church...
Curtis Thorn (03/23/07)
Curtis D. Thorn, 47, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, March 22, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Fred Braun (03/23/07)
Ferdinand J. "Fred" Braun, 94, of Mountain Home, Ark., died Thursday, March 22, 2007, at Good Samaritan Village. He was born Feb. 3, 1913, in Jackson, son of Arthur E. and Emma M. Baumgardt Braun. He and Myrtle L. Kaempfe of Mountain Home were married Oct. 17, 1938, by the Rev. Wiseman at St. Mary's rectory...
Diane Cantrell (03/23/07)
Teresa Diane Cantrell, 57, of Cape Girardeau died early morning Thursday, March 22, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was surrounded by friends and family. Diane was born Sept. 16, 1949, in Cape Girardeau to Francis "Bud" and Margery Street. She was raised in Sikeston, Mo., and moved to Cape Girardeau when she attended Southeast Missouri State University...
Noble Bollinger (03/22/07)
Noble Elgin Bollinger, son of the late Dan and Ella Pritchett Bollinger, was born at Bell City, Mo., Jan 3, 1927, and passed away at his home near Swinton, Mo., Monday, March 19, 2007, at the age of 80 years. Mr. Bollinger retired as a truck driver for Wetterau Wholesale in Hazelwood, Mo., in 1988 after 38 years of service...
June Frick (03/22/07)
On June 5, 1949, Everett and Allie Brown Frick were blessed with the birth of their youngest child, Katherine June. Little did they know the joy and life lessons this earthly angel would bring to their family's lives. On Monday, March 19, 2007, the Lord accepted her as a heavenly angel at the age of 57...
Lora Clinton (03/22/07)
BENTON, Mo. -- Lora Ellen Clinton, 73, of Benton died Tuesday, March 20, 2007, at her home. She was born May 29, 1933, at Morley, Mo., daughter of Ralph Dewey and Ruby Lawson Abernathy. She and Troy Davis Clinton were married Feb. 4, 1951, in Piggott, Ark. He died March 29, 1968...
Linda Young (03/22/07)
MOUND CITY, Ill. -- Linda Young, 63, of Mound City died Tuesday, March 20, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Jan. 17, 1944, in Mound City, daughter of Frank and Mary Brooks. She married John R. Mikulich, who preceded her in death. She and Willard Lee Young were married in 1983...
Kathryn Sauerbrun (03/22/07)
OLMSTED, Ill. -- Kathryn Irene Sauerbrun, 64, of Olmsted died Tuesday, March 20, 2007, at her home. She was born Feb. 17, 1943, in Cobden, Ill., daughter of Claude and Kathryn Starling Edwards. She married Robert Sauerbrun. Sauerbrun was employed 15 years at Dr. William H. Bagbey's Chiropractic Office in Mounds, Ill., was a cashier at First State Bank in Olmsted, and was assistant manager at Wal-Mart in Anna, Ill. She was a member of Methodist Center Church in Olmsted...
Hugh Graff (03/22/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Hugh F. Graff, 90, of Perryville died Tuesday, March 20, 2007, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. He was born June 12, 1916, at Lithium, Mo., son of William and Lela Belle Moore Graff. He and Doris Norma Doll were married Aug. 19, 1944...
Ida Rambo (03/21/07)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Ida Ruth Rambo, 73, of St. Louis, formerly of Marble Hill, died Monday, March 19, 2007, at St. Alexius Hospital in St. Louis. She was born June 28, 1933, in Potrerillos, Chile, daughter of Felix and Gladys Whitely. She and Tommy Elwood Rambo were married Dec. 30, 1973. He died July 5, 1983...
Vivian Masters (03/21/07)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Vivian Marie Masters, 82, of St. Louis, formerly of Marble Hill, died Monday, March 19, 2007, at DePaul Health Center in Bridgeton, Mo. She was born Dec. 1, 1924, at Gatewood, Mo., daughter of Grover Cleveland and Winnie M. Theford Snodgrass. She and David Andrew Masters were married Aug. 29, 1953. He died April 1, 1995...
Lora Clinton (03/21/07)
BENTON, Mo. -- Lora Ellen Clinton, 73, of Benton died Tuesday, March 20, 2007, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick Burnett Funeral Chapel in Benton.
Kathryn Sauerbrun (03/21/07)
OLMSTEAD, Ill. -- Kathryn Irene Sauerbrun, 64, of Olmsted, Ill., died Tuesday, March 20, 2007, at her home. Friends may call after 4 p.m. Thursday at Jones Funeral Home in Villa Ridge. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home, with the Revs. Scott Kelly and John Windings officiating. Interment will be in the Green Lawn Memorial Gardens Villa Ridge...
Anna LeGrand (03/21/07)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Anna Marie LeGrand, 68, of Chaffee died Monday, March 19, 2007, at her home. She was born Feb. 20, 1939, at Rockview, Mo., daughter of Leonard August and Lena Caroline Hoefler Tucker. She and Marvin A. LeGrand were married Nov. 29, 1958...
Cory Ezell (03/21/07)
Cory Don Adam Ezell, 26, of Scott City was killed in a pedestrian/automobile accident on Interstate 55 Saturday, March 17, 2007, at Scott City. He was born July 13, 1980, at Hayti, Mo., son of Donnie and Margie Johnson Ezell. Ezell was a graduate of Woodland High School in Marble Hill, Mo...
David Russell (03/21/07)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- David Larry Russell, 63, of Marble Hill died Monday, March 19, 2007, at his home. He was born May 5, 1943, at Marble Hill, son of Jesse M. and Permealie Ann Long Russell. He and Connie Taylor were married in 1973 in Texas. Russell was a retired automobile mechanic...
Donna Proffer (03/21/07)
Donna Lee Proffer, 61, of Millersville died Monday, March 19, 2007, at her home. She was born Jan. 6, 1946, in St. Louis, daughter of Earl and Shirley McConnell Muschamp. Proffer retired as shipping supervisor with Major Custom Cable. Survivors include a daughter, Lisa Kirkpatrick of Glenallen, Mo.; a son, Michael Proffer of Scopus, Mo.; two brothers, James Alderman of Texas, Rick Muschamp of Lake St. ...
Kathryn Koenig (03/21/07)
Kathryn E. Koenig, 86, of Gordonville died Monday, March 19, 2007, at Jackson Manor in Jackson. She was born in Germany, daughter of Joseph and Frances Martin Dunz. She and Emil F. Koenig were married June 12, 1941, in Cape Girardeau. Koenig was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Jackson...
Anna LeGrand (03/20/07)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Anna Marie LeGrand of Chaffee died Monday, March 19, 2007, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete with Amick-Burnett Funeral Home in Chaffee.
Martha Graves (03/20/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Martha L. Graves, 91, of Perryville died Saturday, March 17, 2007, at Perry County Nursing Home. She was born Sept. 16, 1915, in Chester, Ill., daughter of Ralph and Henrietta Welge Herberts. She and Cecil H. Graves were married April 11, 1936. He died July 14, 1992...
James Hunter (03/20/07)
NEW MADRID, Mo. -- James Digges "Boone" Hunter, 42, of Huntersville, N.C., formerly of New Madrid, died Monday, March 12, 2007, at his home. He was born Sept 22, 1964, in Sikeston, Mo., son of John Alfred and Marie Householder Hunter. He and Susan Hyland were married Sept. 11, 1991, in St. Louis...
Rev. Edward Zacharias (03/20/07)
The Rev. Edward Henry Peter Zacharias, 84, of Marysville, Ohio, died Monday, March 12, 2007, at Memorial Hospital of Union County in Marysville following an extended illness. He was born June 28, 1922, in Marysville, son of Henry and Matilda Weber Zacharias. He and Mary Ruth Bok were married April 11, 1958, in Sherwood, Ohio...
Annie Tillman (03/20/07)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Annie Faye "Maw Faye" Tillman, 87, of Advance died Sunday, March 18, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born July 2, 1919, in Adamsville, Tenn., daughter of James Arthur and Zola McGarity Barnes. She and Troy V. Tillman were married Oct. 30, 1937, in Stantonville, Tenn...
Vincent Polito (03/20/07)
Vincent James "Jim" Polito of Cape Girardeau died Monday, March 19, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Gir?ar?deau. He was born in Du Quoin, Ill., son of Phillip and Liboria Manderachia Polito. He and Sharon E. Hanna were married on Nov. 15, 1980, in St. Louis...
Edward Grebing (03/20/07)
Edward Martin Grebing, 80, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, March 18, 2007, at the Lutheran Home. He was born Dec. 18, 1926, in Cape Girardeau, son of Oscar and Edna Hilpert Grebing. He and Dorothy Niswonger were married May 1, 1949, at Grace Methodist Church...
Kenneth Sander (03/20/07)
Kenneth R. Sander, 70, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, March 18, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born June 23, 1936, in Cape Girardeau, son of Frank and Margaret Wisseman Sander. He and Ruth Leible Sander were married March 10, 1972, in Cape Girardeau...
Wanda Nance (03/19/07)
Wanda J. Nance, 85, of Whitewater died Saturday, March 17, 2007, at Chaffee Nursing Center in Chaffee, Mo. She was born Dec. 1, 1921, in Allenville, Mo., daughter of John and Gertrude Slinkard Noble. She and Truman G. Nance were married June 10, 1939. He died Jan. 13, 1974...
Kenneth Sander (03/19/07)
Kenneth Sander, 70, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, March 18, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Helen Fitzgerald (03/19/07)
MOUND CITY, Ill. -- Helen Fitzgerald, 80, of Mound City died Saturday, March 17, 2007, at her home. She was born Oct. 30, 1926, in Mayfield, Ky., daughter of John and Mary Brady Hudson Davis. Fitzgerald was a member of the Ladies VFW Auxillary 2649 in Cairo, Ill., and was a cook 10 years with the Meridian Schools in Mounds, Ill...
Edward Grebing (03/19/07)
Edward M. Grebing, 80, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, March 18, 2007, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home, and from 9 to 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Andrew Lutheran Church in Cape Girardeau...
Wanda Nance (03/18/07)
Wanda J. Nance, 85, of Whitewater died Saturday, March 17, 2007, at the Chaffee Nursing Center in Chaffee, Mo. Arrangements are incomplete with Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee.
Helen Fitzgerald (03/18/07)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Helen Fitzgerald, 80, of Mounds died Saturday, March 17, 2007, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete at Jones Funeral Home in Villa Ridge, Ill.
Melvin Griffon (03/18/07)
Melvin L. Griffon, 71, of Jackson, formerly of Fredericktown, Mo., died Saturday, March 17, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born Aug. 5, 1935, at Marquand, Mo., son of Earl Lee and Tressie Matthews Griffon. He and Patricia Pracht were married Aug. 2, 1969, in St. Louis...
Valerie Rhymer (03/18/07)
LOGANSPORT, Ind. -- Valerie Sue Rhymer, 44, of Logansport, formerly of Scott City, died Thursday, March 15, 2007, at Methodist Hospital in Indianpolis, Ind. She was born March 16, 1963, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Luther and Hazel Lawson Rhymer. She was employed as a patient attendant at the Indiana State Hospital in Logansport...
Pauline Gray Hill (03/18/07)
Pauline "Polly" Gray Hill, 92, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., passed away at the home of her daughter in Cape Girardeau. She was born March 11, 1915, in Sikeston to the late John and May Trent Gray. She attended Cape First. She had lived in St. Louis for 40 years, working at Three Sisters and Velvet Freeze, and later returned to Sikeston in 1976 and worked at Kirby's with her brother-in-law Red Kirby. In 1938 she married Herbert Hill, who preceded her in death on Dec. 11, 1956...
Raymond Eifert (03/17/07)
Raymond Lee Eifert, 76, died Thursday, March 15, 2007, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born May 6, 1930, at Illmo, Mo., son of Paul Casper Eifert and Hattie Elizabeth Bretzel. He and Shirley Rose Vaughn were married Oct. 10, 1959, at Illmo...
Marilyn Diebold (03/17/07)
ORAN, Mo. -- Marilyn C. Diebold, 71, of Oran died Thursday, March 15, 2007, at home. She was born May 20, 1935, in Oran, daughter of Zeno and Welden A. Stike LeGrand. She and Jerome C. Diebold were married July 23, 1955. He died Nov. 17, 1999. Diebold was a member of Guardian Angel Catholic Church, Oran. She belonged to St. Ann Sodality and was on the board of directors for Oran housing...
Geneva Lichtenegger (03/17/07)
Geneva B. Lichtenegger, 86, of Cape Girardeau passed away Friday, March 16, 2007 at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Oct. 28, 1920, at Neelys Landing, daughter of Edward F. and Mary Stanley Brown. She and Charles J. Lichtenegger were married Nov. 22, 1942, in Pocahontas. He passed away Dec. 16, 2006...
Virginia Crow (03/17/07)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Virginia L. Crow, 79, of Mounds died Friday, March 16, 2007, at the Daystar Care Center in Cairo, Ill. She was born May 12, 1927, at Mounds, daughter of Harry and Edith Cruse Junkerman. She and James C. Crow were married Nov. 16, 1946, at Mounds. He died Nov. 29, 2003...
Margaret Rhodes (03/17/07)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Margaret Hope Rhodes, 96, of Chaffee died Thursday, March 15, 2007, at Chaffee Nursing Center. She was born Nov. 13, 1910, in Cape Girardeau, Mo., daughter of W.H. "Bud" and Laura White Hickman. She and John C. Rhodes were married Sept. 23, 1929. He died April 24, 1974...
Frieda Scheffer (03/17/07)
Frieda Clara Scheffer, 91 years of age, passed away peacefully at her home March 16, 2007, surrounded by her family. She was born to Lawrence and Mathilda Bullinger Schaefer on May 2, 1915. She married Paul Scheffer in 1938. Together they had seven children; Paul Joseph Scheffer and Marcy of Oak Ridge, Elaine Haney and David of East Prairie, Mo., Dorothy Lynch of Morehouse, Mo., Ellen Chrostoski of Sikeston, Mo., LaDonna Triplett and Jamie of Eldorado, Ill., Arthur Scheffer and Loretta of Galatia, Ill., and Robert Scheffer and Sandi of East Carondolet, Ill.. ...
Dr. William Catt (03/16/07)
Dr. William M. "Bill" Catt, 63, of Jackson passed away Saturday, March 10, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born July 12, 1943, in Lancaster, Ohio, son of Clyde and Marvine Stine Catt. He and Donna Salzmann were married March 1, 1969...
Marilyn Diebold (03/16/07)
Marilyn C. Diebold, 71, of Oran died Thursday, March 15, 2007 at the family home in Oran. Friends may call at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Oran after 4 p.m. Friday. Parish prayers will follow at7 p.m. Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Guardian Angel Catholic Church in Oran. Burial in the church cemetery will follow...
Sharon Simpson (03/16/07)
Sharon Lee Simpson, 52, of Cape Girardeau, died Tuesday, March 13, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center, due to complications of diabetes. She was born Aug. 29, 1954, in St. Louis, daughter of Harold Leroy and Betty Sue Coats Simpson. She and Mike Johnston were married nearly 20 years...
LaVerna Baker (03/16/07)
LaVerna Maxine Spain Baker, 90, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, March 14, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Dec. 8, 1916, in Anna, Ill., daughter of Robert J. and Docha Williams Spain. She and Virgil Baker were married Aug. 21, 1935, in Marble Hill, Mo. He died June 20, 1970...
Mary Kiefer (03/16/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Mary Lou Kiefer, 73, of Perryville died Wednesday, March 14, 2007, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. She was born Sept. 30, 1933, in Perry County, daughter of Robert I. and Mary T. Berkbigler Prost. She and Wallace F. Kiefer were married Oct. 23, 1954, at Highland, Mo...
Valerie Cattorn (03/16/07)
Valerie Cattorn, 44, of Logansport, Ind., and formerly of Scott City, died Thursday, March 15, 2007, in Indianapolis, Ind. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City.
Raymond Eifert (03/16/07)
Raymond Eifert, 76, of Scott City died Thursday, March 15, 2007, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City is in charge of arrangements.
Harold Golightly (03/16/07)
Harold C. Golightly, 83, of Jackson died Wednesday, March 14, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born March 5, 1924, in Sikeston, Mo., son of William H. and Irene Baugh Golightly. He and Delores Marlene Barks were married Aug. 18, 1951. She died May 11, 2003...
Rynor Stratton (03/15/07)
Rynor Leigh Stratton, 72, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, March 14, 2007, at Missouri Veterans Home. He was born June 26, 1934, in Sabetha, Kan., son of Riley and Nora Baker Stratton. He and Sandra Pendleton were married Sept. 20, 1957, in Lawrence, Kan...
John Brune (03/15/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- John H. Brune, 87, of Perryville died Tuesday, March 13, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born June 9, 1919, at Friedheim, son of Oscar Henry and Mellie Crites Brune. He and Lillian Dambach were married Sept. 6, 1942...
Sharon Simpson (03/15/07)
Sharon Lee Simpson, 52, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, March 13, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born Aug. 29, 1954, in St. Louis, daughter of Harold Leroy and Betty Sue Coats Simpson. Simpson had been a secretary at First Baptist Church in Cape Girardeau. She was formerly of Scott City, and a member of Illmo Baptist Church...
Lorene Glenn (03/15/07)
ZALMA, Mo. -- Lorene Lemons Glenn, 82, of Zalma died Tuesday, March 13, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Oct. 27, 1924, at Kinder, Mo., daughter of Ben and Berthie Dowler Stroup. She and Elmo Lemons were married May 27, 1941. He died in December 1991. She later married Noel Glenn on June 28, 1993. He died Feb. 6, 2006...
Sharon Simpson (03/14/07)
Sharon Lee Simpson, 52, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Scott City, died Tuesday, March 13, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City is in charge of arrangements.
Gloria Westbrook (03/14/07)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Gloria Jennette Westbrook, 81, of Marble Hill died Monday, March 12, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born May 7, 1925, in St. Louis, daughter of Robert and Esther Seigle. She married Herbert Westbrook, who died in 1987...
Bernice Buchheit (03/14/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Bernice Anna Buchheit, 88, of Perryville died Tuesday, March 13, 2007, at Perry County Nursing Home. She was born in 1918 in Perry County, daughter of Henry and Henrietta Tucker Henderson. She and Arnold W. Buchheit were married in 1940. He died in 1991...
Bernice Brown (03/14/07)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Bernice L. Brown, 90, of Jonesboro died Monday, March 12, 2007, at Union County Hospital in Anna, Ill. She was born Nov. 19, 1916, at Dexter, Mo., daughter of William Claude and Lillie Jane Shipman Belcher. She and Clifford Otis "Tip" Brown were married July 3, 1935, in Ellis Grove, Ill. He died April 18, 1991...
Laura Perkins (03/13/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Laura Alice Perkins, 88, of Perryville died Sunday, March 11, 2007, at her home. She was born Feb. 12, 1919, at Mexico, Mo., daughter of James R. and Frances Williams Vanlandingham. She and William A. Perkins were married Feb. 13, 1941. He died April 12, 1995...
Stella Duke (03/13/07)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Stella Viola Duke, 100, of Sikeston died Sunday, March 11, 2007, at Sikeston Convalescent Center. She was born April 19, 1906, in the Bement community, daughter of Joseph and Lydia Ward Tate. She and Martin Ebert Duke were married in 1923. He died June 22, 1958...
Dr. William Catt (03/13/07)
Dr. William M. "Bill" Catt, 63, of Jackson died Saturday, March 10, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born July 12, 1943, in Lancaster, Ohio, son of Clyde and Marvine Stine Catt. He and Donna Salzmann were married March 1, 1969...
Larry Beal (03/13/07)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Larry Beal, 63, of Advance died Sunday, March 11, 2007, in a fire at his home. He was born Nov. 2, 1943, at Greenbrier, Mo., son of Landis and Katie Cato Beal. He and Sue Chapman were married May 25, 1969, at DeSoto, Mo. Beal formerly owned and operated an auto body shop in Advance many years. He was a member of Advance Eagles...
Wilbert Schuessler (03/13/07)
Wilbert A. "Wib" Schuessler, 86, of New Wells died Sunday, March 11, 2007, at Perry County Nursing Home in Perryville, Mo. He was born May 1, 1920, in Farrar, Mo., son of the late Martin and Hedwig Mangels Schuessler. He and Elsie Koch were married July 20, 1946...
Marwyn Tucker (03/13/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Marwyn "Bo" Tucker, 85, of Perryville died March 12, 2007, at Perry Oaks Manor. He was born July 9, 1921, in St. Louis, son of Joseph Bernard and Irma Hoehn Tucker. He and Marie F. Harrelson were married Dec. 24, 1942. Tucker retired from Wagner Electric in St. Louis, where he worked 40 years. He was a member of American Legion Post 133, VFW Post 4282, IAM Union and Masonic Lodge...
Jessie Maxwell (03/13/07)
Jessie Leone Maxwell, 97, of House Springs, Mo., died Friday, March 9, 2007, at her home. She was born May 20, 1909, in Orleans, Neb., daughter of Henry C. and Leone Achenbach Fairchild. She and Lloyd C. Maxwell were married May 21, 1937, in Portageville, Mo...
Ramona Yates (03/13/07)
COBDEN, Ill. -- Ramona Sue Yates, 47, of Cobden died Sunday, March 11, 2007, at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale, Ill. She was born Aug. 12, 1959, at Anna, Ill., daughter of Robert Leon and Sabina Lou Stroehlein Stadelbacher. She and Thomas Lee Yates were married April 23, 1983, at Anna...
Betty Puchbauer (03/13/07)
Betty Jean Puchbauer, 78, died Sunday, March 11, 2007, at Presbyterian Manor. She was born July 14, 1928, in Cape Girardeau County, daughter of Adam and Cora Schoenebeck Henry. Mrs. Puchbauer was formerly of the Jackson and Cape Girardeau area. She was a member of St. John's United Church of Christ in Jackson, and volunteered at Parkland Hospital as a Pink Lady. She enjoyed her family very much and was a lover of baseball and playing dominos with friends...
Wilbert Schuessler (03/12/07)
Wilbert "Wib" A. Schuessler, 86, of New Wells died Sunday, March 11, 2007, at the Perry County Nursing Home in Perryville, Mo. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson. Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Immanuel Lutheran Church in New Wells...
Glen Morrison (03/11/07)
Glen C. Morrison, 49, of Gordonville died Saturday, March 10, 2007, at his home. He was born July 28, 1957, in Uniontown, Mo., son of Chalmer and Flora Meinz Morrison. He and Tammy Weinkein were married April 20, 1979. She survives. Morrison was a 1975 graduate of Perryville High School. ...
Mary Cook (03/11/07)
COBDEN, Ill. -- Mary Helen Cook, 80, of Cobden died Friday, March 9, 2007 in Anna, Ill. She was born Feb. 18, 1927, at Cobden, daughter of Thomas and Mable Gibbons Adams. She and David M. Cook were married Sept. 27, 1942, at Jackson. He died Nov. 21, 1999...
Calvin Livingston (03/11/07)
Calvin C. Livingston, 78, of Cape Girardeau passed away Friday, March 9, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Aug. 29, 1928, in Holly Springs, Ark., son of Delmer and Rosie Glover Livingston. He and Donna Mae Phelps were married Aug. 4, 1951, in Piggott, Ark...
Leona McLain (03/11/07)
An era has ended. The youngest and only remaining child of 11 born to Herman and Mary Klostermann Kirchhoff, early pioneers in the Egypt Mills area, died Saturday, March 10, 2007. Leona Malinda Kirchhoff McLain was born Sept. 24, 1909. Her grandfather, Henry W. Kirchhoff, is co-credited with naming Egypt Mills. McLain lived on the farm where she was born until moving to the Lutheran Home in August of 2004. She attended Egypt Mills Grade School and High School...
Charles Clemons (03/11/07)
Charles Clemons Jr., 84, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, March 7, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Oct. 22, 1922, in Forrest City, Ark., son of Charles and Lillie Eston Clemons. He and Marie Graham Clemons were married in Arkansas in 1952. She died Sept. 17, 1991...
Mary Burfiend (03/11/07)
Mary J. Burfiend, 80, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, March 5, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Jan. 30, 1927, in Fredericktown, Mo., daughter of Noah and Josephine Crites Lashley. Burfiend was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church and the VFW Ladies Auxiliary, both in Cape Girardeau...
Susie McFerron (03/11/07)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Susie I. McFerron, 79, of Chaffee died Friday, March 9, 2007, at the family home in Chaffee. She was born March 22, 1927, at Chaffee to the late William Leonard and Gladys Irene Bailey Shackles. She married James R. McFerron Sept. 4, 1945. Susie and Jim operated McFerron's State Farm Insurance Agency until his death June 29, 1980...
Danny Farrow (03/11/07)
Danny Owen Farrow, 62, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, March 9, 2007, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Sept. 15, 1944, in Cape Girardeau, son of Pearl Edward and Mamie Elizabeth Gray Farrow. He and Mary Anne Palsgrove were married March 27, 1964, in Cape Girardeau. He later married Brenda Sue McDaniels Duke on June 24, 1984, in St. Louis...
Arthur Wilson (03/11/07)
Arthur S. Wilson, 82, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, March 9, 2007, in Cape Girardeau. He spent his entire life in the Godfrey, Ill., area until moving to Cape Girardeau in 2003 to live with his daughter. He went to live at the Missouri Veterans Home in 2005...
Susie McFerron (03/10/07)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Susie I. McFerron, 79, of Chaffee died Friday, March 9, 2007, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee.
Esther Polen (03/10/07)
Esther M. Polen, 95, of Jackson died Thursday, March 8, 2007, at her home. She was born Sept. 30, 1911, in Scopus, Mo., daughter of William "Joe" and Bessie May Mayfield Long. She and Russell Henry Polen were married Oct. 6, 1934, in Essex, Mo. He died Jan. 13, 2005...
Joseph Musgrave (03/10/07)
Joseph Leroy Musgrave, 66, of Portageville, Mo., died Thursday, March 8, 2007, at his home. He was born Aug. 2, 2004, at Lilbourn, Mo., son of Clem and Daisy Taylor Musgrave. He and Shirley Mae Gooch were married Feb. 24, 1962, in Portageville. Musgrave was a graduate of Notre Dame High School in Cape Girardeau, and served in the U.S. Navy...
John Smith (03/10/07)
John Reginald Smith, 93, of Jackson died Thursday, March 8, 2007, at his home. He was born April 27, 1913, at Fredericktown, Mo., son of Turner Lafayette and Nora PollyLee Statler Smith. He and Mary Louise Poe were married Jan. 4, 1936. Smith was a 1933 graduate of Jackson High School. He was a sole layer and heel trimmer at International Shoe Co. 41 years, retiring in 1975...
James Romines (03/10/07)
James "J.R." Romines, 73, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, March 8, 2007, at The Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Aug. 10, 1933, in Kennett, Mo., son of Jimmy and Etta Clay Romines. He was a resident of Cape Girardeau since 1954. He worked several years at VIP Industries in Cape Girardeau...
John Allen Jr. (03/10/07)
ANNA, Ill. -- John Allen Jr., 83, of Anna died Friday, March 9, 2007, at Heartland Regional Medical Center in Marion. He was born Aug. 16, 1923, at Wolf Lake, Ill., son of John Thomas and Julia Butterfield Allen. He and Betty Ann Cook were married March 11, 1950, at Wolf Lake. She died Feb. 15, 1990...
Elsie Phillips (03/10/07)
ORAN, Mo. -- Elsie M. Phillips, 87, of Oran died Thursday, March 8, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Feb. 3, 1920, at Chaffee, Mo., daughter of John P. and Claude Goodson Ponder. She and Jess W. Phillips Sr. were married Aug. 28, 1936. He died Oct. 20, 1988...
Vernie McDaniel (03/10/07)
Vernie McDaniel, 92, of St. Louis died Wednesday, March 7, 2007, after a brief illness. She was born Aug. 4, 1914, at Burfordville, daughter of Otis and Clara Hood Proffer. She and LeRoy McDaniel were married March 7, 1936. He died in May 1975. Her mother passed away when she was five years old, and she was raised by her grandparents. She and her family moved to St. Louis in 1942, where she was employed for some 20 years...
Tommy Egson (03/09/07)
Tommy L. Egson, 60, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, March 3, 2007, at Monticello House in Jackson. He was born Oct. 21, 1946, in Sikeston, Mo., son of Sam and Leona King Egson. He was a bridge maintenance worker several years with the railroad, and later worked at Erlbacher Gear and Machine Works Inc...
Ozia Steele (03/09/07)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Ozia Steele, 78, of Tamms died Monday, March 5, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Aug. 27, 1928, in Tamms, son of Charlie and Leora Porter Steele. He and Evelin Prager were married in November 1966. Steele served 21 years in the U.S. Army and was a veteran of the Korean War. He received numerous awards and certificates. He was later a bus driver for Jamp Special Education and Cairo Adult Education schools...
Benjamin Abernathy (03/09/07)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Benjamin Franklin Abernathy, 80, of Herrin, Ill., died Wednesday, March 7, 2007, at Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Marion, Ill. He was born April 11, 1926, at Lutesville, son of Delmar and Ora Choate Abernathy. Abernathy was a truck driver...
James Romines (03/09/07)
James Romines, 73, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, March 8, 2007, at the Lutheran Home. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
John Smith (03/09/07)
John R. Smith, 93, of Jackson died Thursday, March 8, 2007, at his home. Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Glen Hood (03/09/07)
GIPSY, Mo. -- Glen Hood, 92, of Gipsy died Thursday, March 8, 2007, at Chaffee Nursing Center in Chaffee, Mo. He was born June 7, 1914, near Fredericktown, Mo., son of Henry and Daisy Skaggs Hood. He and Eva Jackson were married June 10, 1950, at Marble Hill, Mo. She died June 22, 2001...
Jean Bass (03/09/07)
ANNA, Ill. -- Jean Bass, 79, of Anna died Wednesday, March 7, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Sept. 15, 1927, in Jonesboro, Ill., daughter of Ray and Ora Watkins Bass. She and Sam Bass were married Sept. 3, 1955, in Murphysboro, Ill. He died Sept. 14, 1991...
Connie DeCourley (03/09/07)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- Connie Mack DeCourley, 59, of Poplar Bluff died unexpectedly Wednesday, March 7, 2007, in Tunica, Miss. He was born Sept. 26, 1947, in Cooter, Mo., son of James Claude and Maggie M. Patterson DeCourley. He and Joan Burress were married June 4, 1983, in Poplar Bluff...
David Bradley (03/09/07)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- David Louis Bradley, 50, of Chaffee died Wednesday, March 7, 2007, at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. He was born May 4, 1956, in Lawton, Okla., son of Donald Louis and Shirley Jean Melvin Bradley. He and Vivian Stacy were married Aug. 9, 1987...
Lisa Smith (03/09/07)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Lisa Smith, 33, of Tamms died Tuesday, March 6, 2007, in a house fire. She was born Sept. 16, 1973, in Coleman County, Ala., daughter of L.C. and Linda Holmes Copeland. She and Tommy Smith were married Feb. 9, 1996. Smith attended Ware United Pentecostal Church...
Fred Lewallen (03/09/07)
Fred Robert Lee Lewallen, 81, passed away Tuesday, March 6, 2007, in Cape Girardeau. He was born in Anniston, Mo., Sept. 9, 1925. His family moved to Chaffee, Mo., in 1935. His late father, Fred Lee Lewallen, was superintendent of schools in Chaffee from 1935 to 1962, and his late mother, Chilton Ruth Lewallen, was a grade school teacher until 1962...
Lisa Smith (03/08/07)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Lisa Smith, 33, of Tamms died Tuesday, March 6, 2007, in a house fire. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to service time Friday at Crain Funeral Home in Tamms. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Danny Jones officiating...
Gerritt Mears (03/08/07)
ANNA, Ill. -- Gerritt Edward Mears, 33, of West Frankfort, Ill., formerly of Anna, died Tuesday, March 6, 2007, at his home. He was born Nov. 12, 1973, in Cape Girardeau, son of Paul Edward and Janice York Mears. Survivors include his mother and stepfather, Janice and Danny Ferguson of Anna; two sisters, Lisa Taylor of Anna, Nicki Mears of Dayton, Ohio; and paternal grandmother, Mary Mears of New Haven, Ill...
Charles Clemons (03/08/07)
Charles Clemons, 84, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, March 7, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Fred Lewallen (03/08/07)
Fred R. Lewallen, 81, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, March 6, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Mildred McQuaid (03/08/07)
Mildred Marie McQuaid, 88, of Fort Myers, Fla., formerly of Pinckneyville, Ill., passed away Tuesday, March 6, 2007, at 3 a.m. in Southwest Memorial Hospital at Fort Myers. Mildred was born Dec. 30, 1918, in Tamaroa, Ill., daughter to Henry and Elizabeth Lynch Kothe. She married Howard Lyle McQuaid March 23, 1940, in Perryville, Mo. He preceded her in death Sept. 14, 1967...
Susan Higgerson (03/08/07)
Susan Elizabeth Long Higgerson, 47, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, March 6, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Dec. 26, 1959, at Cape Girardeau, daughter of Carl William and Joanna Drum Long. She and Steven Higgerson were married in 1984...
Robert Fann (03/07/07)
Robert Michael Fann, 32, of Scott City died Monday, March 5, 2007, at his home. He was born April 13, 1974, at Chaffee, Mo., son of Bruce and Paula Kay McGuire White. Fann was a welder with CSX in Sikeston, Mo. Survivors include a son, Zachary Fann of Scott City; his parents of Perryville, Mo.; a brother, B.J. White of Lewisburg, Tenn.; a sister, Jennifer Sanders of Paoli, Ind.; and maternal grandmother, Wilma McGuire of Chaffee...
Susan Higgerson (03/07/07)
Susan Elizabeth Long Higgerson, 47, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, March 6, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Lorraine Whertwine (03/07/07)
SEDGEWICKVILLE, Mo. -- H. Lorraine Whertwine, 83, of Sedgewickville died Monday, March 5, 2007, at her home. She was born Aug. 13, 1923, at Warsaw, Mo., daughter of John Henry and Effie Frances Moore Waggoner. She and Leonard Whertwine were married Dec. 24, 1945, in St. Louis...
Denny Palmer (03/07/07)
McCLURE, Ill. -- Denny Joe Palmer, 59, of McClure died Sunday, March 4, 2007, at his home. He was born Sept. 6, 1947, at McClure, son of Denny and Ruby Alice Kirk Palmer. He and Pat Seals Dickerson were married June 24, 2002, at Wickliffe, Ky. Palmer worked for Florsheim Shoe Co. ...
Maj. Franklin Neal (03/07/07)
Maj. Franklin D. Neal, 72, of Fairview Heights, Ill., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2007, at his home. Franklin earned a B.S. cum laude degree in physics and math from Southeast Missouri State University in 1973. He lived in Cape Girardeau 12 years and was a former member of Lynwood Baptist Church...
Leta Bahn (03/07/07)
Martha Leta Lewis Bahn died peacefully Monday, March 5, 2007, at Chateau Girardeau. Born Jan. 2, 1925, in Des Arc, Mo., Leta was the fifth of six children born into the loving family of Fred and Ethel Lewis. Her siblings include Frank, Francis, Frieda, Freeman and Bill...
Theophil Oberndorfer (03/06/07)
UNIONTOWN, Mo. -- Theophil Oberndorfer, 91, of Uniontown died Saturday, March 3, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born March 15,1915, at Uniontown, son of Benjamin and Bertha Kramer Oberndorfer. He and Lunette Popp were married Dec. 25, 1939, at Friedenburg, Mo. She died Nov. 26, 1969. He later married Erma Kranawetter...
Lillie Steinbecker (03/06/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Lillie M. Steinbecker, 91, of Perryville died Monday, March 5, 2007, at her home. She was born Sept. 30, 1915, in Perry County, Mo., daughter of Emil and Natalie Devenyns Steinbecker. Steinbecker retired from Florsheim Shoe Co. in Chicago. She was a former member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church...
Clara Scott (03/06/07)
EAST PRAIRIE, Mo. -- Clara Byrd Scott, 91, of Pitman, N.J., died Saturday, March 3, 2007, at JFK Hospital in Washington Township, N.J. She was born March 10, 1915, in East Prairie, daughter of Bird and Iva Allen Hubbard. She married Vernon E. Scott...
Denny Palmer (03/06/07)
McCLURE, Ill. -- Denny Joe Palmer, 59, of McClure died Sunday, March 4, 2007, at his home. He was born Sept. 6, 1947, at McClure, son of Denny and Ruby Alice Kirk Palmer. He and Pat Seals Dickerson were married June 24, 2002, at Wickliffe, Ky. Palmer worked for Florsheim Shoe Co. ...
Phillip Kirn (03/06/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Philip A. Kirn, 65, of Perryville died Saturday, March 3, 2007, at his home. He was born Oct. 12, 1941, in Perry County, Mo., son of Edwin and Mary LaVerne Grass Kirn. Kirn was a retired teacher and a member of AmVets. Survivors include two daughters, Tracie Barry of Huntington Beach, Calif., Dawn Cunningham of St. ...
Leta Bahn (03/06/07)
Leta Bahn, 82, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, March 5, 2007, at Chateau Girardeau. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home. The funeral will be Thursday at First Presbyterian Church.
Kathryn Ross (03/06/07)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Kathryn E. Ross, 88, of Chaffee died Monday, March 5, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born June 18, 1918, in Banner, Ky., daughter of Barley and Polly Ann Crumb Jones. She and William Ross were married May 16, 1955. He died Nov. 18, 1967...
Marie Exler (03/06/07)
Marie W. Exler, 92, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, March 4, 2007, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 11, 1914, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Theodore and Laura "Lollie" Exler Gerlach. She and Paul Webber were married Oct. 17, 1942, in Cape Girardeau. He died Dec. 6, 1957. She later married Ralph B. Exler Nov. 11, 1973, in Paris, Tenn. He died June 7, 1999...
Leslie Plain (03/06/07)
BENTON, Mo. -- Leslie Plain, 89, of Brimfield, Ill., died Sunday, March 4, 2007, at his home. He was born Jan. 23, 1918, in Cameron, Mo., to William and Nettie Woods Plain. He married Nina Tippen July 10, 1954, in Alton, Ill. Surviving is his wife; a daughter, Sandra (Butch) Coulter of Ipava, Ill.; five sons, Harvey Mims of Atlanta, , Leslie Jr. ...
Douglas Pringle (03/06/07)
Douglas R. Pringle, 84, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, March 3, 2007, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. He was born Oct. 7, 1922, in rural Greeley County, Kan., the son of Earl and Maude Tefft Pringle. He married Ruhe Rudd Pringle Dec. 7, 1943, in Tribune, Kan. She preceded him in death Feb. 2, 2001...
Effie Calvert (03/05/07)
Effie "Jackie" Calvert, 93, of Chaffee, Mo., died Saturday, March 3, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 30, 1913, in Greenbriar, Mo., daughter of Robert Oscar and Minta Graves Fowler. She and William C. Calvert were married Feb. 14, 1940. He died July 6, 1948...
Denny Palmer (03/05/07)
Denny J. Palmer, 59, of McClure, Ill., died Sunday, March 4, 2007, at his home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Sprigg Street Funeral Home.
Eileen Crowe (03/05/07)
Eileen Crowe, 77, of Bloomfield, Mo., died Saturday, March 3, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Dec. 25, 1929, in Bloomfield, daughter of Harvey and Martha Jennings McRoy. She and Noel Crowe were married May 16, 1946. He died April 9, 1975...
Douglas Smith (03/05/07)
Douglas Morris Smith, 75, of Jackson died Saturday, March 3, 2007, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Dec. 24, 1931, in Pueblo, Colo., son of Vincent James and Mary Fern Childs Smith. He and Verona Boehm were married Dec. 31, 1963, in Duluth, Minn. She died March 15, 1993...
Charles Minter (03/05/07)
Charles Avery Minter, 81, of Glen Allen, Mo., died Sunday, March 4, 2007, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Jan. 26, 1926, near Glen Allen, son of Henry C. and Sarah E. Hill Minter. He and Alice J. Ivie were married May 29, 1948, in Troy, Mo. She died Nov. 30, 2004...
Clifford Betts (03/05/07)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Clifford J. Betts, 94, of Tamms died Saturday, March 3, 2007, at the Jonesboro Health Care Center. He was born Jan. 16, 1913, in Alexander County, Ill., son of Lark Jackson and Mary Dillman Betts. He and Lilly E. Dickerson were married Aug. 23, 1938...
Raymond Unterreiner (03/05/07)
Raymond A. Unterreiner, 87, of Brewer, Mo., died Sunday, March 4, 2007, at his residence in Brewer. He was born Aug. 29, 1919, in St. Louis, son of Frank and Theresa Kirn Unterreiner. He and Dorothea M. Layton were married Oct. 22, 1945. Unterreiner was a greenskeeper at the Perryville Country Club. He was a member of Christ the Savior Church in Brewer. He was a United States Army Veteran and served during World War II. He was also a member of American Legion Post 133...
Essie Calvert (03/04/07)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Essie "Jackie" Calvert, 93, of Chaffee died March 3, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee.
Douglas Smith (03/04/07)
Douglas Smith, 75, of Jackson died Saturday, March 3, 2007, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Bonnie Maze (03/04/07)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Bonnie Lou Spurlock Maze, 72, of Jonesboro died Friday, March 2, 2007, at her home. She was born May 23, 1934, at Dongola, daughter of William and Ellen M. Aden Spurlock. Maze was a member of the Apostolic Faith Tabernacle Church in Jonesboro...
Ellis Hutson (03/04/07)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Ellis Arnold Hutson, 90, of Marble Hill died Friday, March 2, 2007, at Eldercare of Marble Hill. He was born Jan. 26, 1917, at Oran, Mo., son of Columbus and Bertha Williams Hutson. He and Wilma Kathleen Underwood were married July 4, 1939...
Tommy Egson (03/04/07)
Tommy Egson, 60, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, March 3, 2007, at the Monticello House in Jackson. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Audrey Middendorf (03/04/07)
Audrey Elizabeth Middendorf, 86, of St. Louis died Friday, March 2, 2007, at Oak Park Care Center in St. Louis. She was born March 24, 1920, at Buford Mo., daughter of Martin Henry and Elizabeth Catherine Wildhaber. She and George Henry Middendorf were married June 24, 1944...
Douglas Pringle (03/04/07)
Douglas Pringle of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, March 3, 2007, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Lester Green (03/04/07)
SPRING HILL, Fla. -- Lester Green, 96, of Spring Hill, Fla., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Friday, March 2, 2007, at the West Tasu Care Center in Port Richey, Fla. He was born Oct. 3, 1910, in Cape Girardeau County, son of James and Nora Limbaugh Green. He and Marie Webb were married in Missouri. She died May 16, 1990...
Jan Lengefeld (03/04/07)
Julia Ann "Jan" Lengefeld, 76, formerly of Cape Girardeau, and for the last 18 years a resident of Fort Myers, Fla., died Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2007, at her home. A celebration of life was held Jan. 28 at Seven Lakes Auditorium in Fort Myers. The Lengefelds lived in Cape Girardeau from approximately 1975 to 1982. ...
David Chaney (03/04/07)
CANALOU, Mo. -- David Jewel Chaney, 36, died at 4:01 a.m. March 3, 2007, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Mo. Born Aug. 10, 1970, in Dexter, Mo., son of John L. and Gloria A. Drake Chaney of Canalou, he earned an associate degree in computer networking technology. ...
Clyde Hotop (03/03/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Clyde A. Hotop, 71, of Perryville, died Thursday, March 1, 2007, at Perry County Nursing Home. He was born June 23, 1935, in Perry County, son of Alphonse A. and Rose Welker Hotop. He and Janet Pott were married on Oct. 3, 1959. Hotop worked for 20 years as a barber in St. ...
Lester Green (03/03/07)
Lester Green, 96, of Spring Hill, Fla., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Friday, March 2, 2007, at the West Tasu Care Center in Port Richey, Fla. He was born Oct. 3, 1910, in Missouri. Arrangements are incomplete with Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Gary Dubar (03/03/07)
Gary A. Dubar, 68, of Jackson died Friday, Feb. 23, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 14, 1938, at Cardwell, Mo., son of Enlis D. and Juanita Ross Dubar. Survivors include two sons, Danny Dubar of Doniphan, Mo., Deny Scott of Dexter, Mo.; a daughter, Melissa Dubar of Kennett, Mo.; a stepson, Ronnie Parsons of Jackson; five brothers, Eulis and Jerry Dubar of Millburg, Mich., Robert Dubar of Los Angeles, Burnell Dubar of Houston, and Sherman Dubar of Cuba, Mo.. ...
Harold Meyr (03/03/07)
Harold R. Meyr, 76, of Cape Girardeau was called home Thursday, March 1, 2007. He was born March 23, 1930, in New Wells, son of Rudolph "Rudy" and Rose Haertling Meyr. He and Doloris Reisenbichler were married Sept. 23, 1950, at Pocahontas. Harold was baptized and confirmed at Immanuel Lutheran Church in New Wells. He was a graduate of Jackson High School and Metro Business College...
Clifford Wheeler (03/02/07)
Clifford Leo Wheeler, 78, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, March 1, 2007, at his home. He was born Sept. 6, 1928, in Bell City, Mo., son of William Claud and Lee Myra Harvey Wheeler. He and Mollie Horner were married in 1950 in Piggott, Ark. Wheeler served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War from April 27, 1951, to April 18, 1953...
Bill Nettleton (03/02/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Bill D. Nettleton, 75, of Perryville died Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2007, at his home. He was born Feb. 28, 1932, at Tallapoosa, Mo., son of Walter and Ella Mae Loree Nettleton. He and Juletta "Judy" Wood were married Nov. 13, 1954. Nettleton was a spacecraft technician 38 1/2 years at McDonnell Douglas. He was a member of First Baptist Church...
Verna Mouser (03/02/07)
Verna M. Mouser, 76, of Ballwin, Mo., died Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2007, at her home. McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Harold Meyr (03/02/07)
Harold R. Meyr, 76, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, March 1, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center. McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Ann Sichling (03/02/07)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Ann L. Sichling, 69, of Las Vegas, Nev., died Sunday, Feb. 25, 2007, at her home. She was born Aug. 2, 1937, at Ullin, Ill., daughter of Ralph J. and Bertha Stringer Sichling. Sichling was formerly of Mounds. She was a retired licensed practical nurse, and had worked at Choate Mental Health Center and Addus Home Health Care in Anna...
Weldon Huffman (03/02/07)
Weldon L. Huffman, 80, passed away Sunday, Nov. 19, 2006. He resided in Pontiac, Mich. He was born Feb. 5, 1926, in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements entrusted to Pontiac Chapel of Sparks-Griffin Funeral Home.
Anna Berry (03/02/07)
Anna Ella Berry, 82, of Florence, Ky., died Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2007, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Edgewood, Ky. She was born Aug. 22, 1924, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Robert Leonard Church and Iva Bernice Barnett. She married the Rev. Floyd James Berry, a Baptist minister, May 18, 1947, in Cape Girardeau...
Julie Glastetter (03/02/07)
Julie Marie Glastetter, 63, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born April 15, 1943, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Henry and Gerda Marie Johnsen Phelps. She and Roy Glastetter were married April 20, 1963, in Cape Girardeau...
Lillian Nenninger (03/02/07)
Lillian M. Hager Nenninger, 93, of Jackson died Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2007, at her home. She was born April 29, 1913, in Gordonville, daughter of Phillip and Sophie Siemers Hager. She and Vernon "Babe" Nenninger were married Jan. 31, 1934, in Cape Girardeau. He died Feb. 28, 1970...
Edna Weeks (03/01/07)
BELL CITY, Mo. -- Edna Marie Smith Weeks, 71, of Bell City passed away Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2007, at her home. She was born April 19, 1935, in St. Louis, daughter of Thomas and Lucretia Noles Smith McBride and John McBride. She and Ronnie Weeks were united in marriage Oct. 28, 1951, at Mesler, Mo...
Helen Fiehler (03/01/07)
ST. CHARLES, Mo. -- Helen Irene Fiehler, 79, of St. Charles died Monday, Feb. 26, 2007, at St. Joseph Health Center. She was born Aug. 12, 1927, at Brazeau, Mo., daughter of George and Onida Fiehler. She married Ralph Henry "Bud" Fiehler. Fiehler was a secretary 25 years at McDonnell-Douglas in St. Louis. She was a member of Our Savior Lutheran Church in St. Charles, VFW Auxiliary Post 5077 and Cooties Pup Tent 5...
Dale Fronabarger (03/01/07)
Dale Willard Fronabarger, 92, of Oak Ridge died Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2007, at Jackson Manor in Jackson. He was born Jan. 18, 1915, in Oak Ridge, son of Albert Marion and Shrilda Catherine Sawyer Fronabarger. He and Verda Lou Phelps were married Dec. 24, 1939. She died Jan. 1, 2004...
Bessie Barnes (03/01/07)
PATTON, Mo. -- Bessie "Jane" Barnes, 77, of Las Cruces, N.M., died Friday, Feb. 16, 2007, at Trinity Haven Health Center in Midland, Texas. She was formerly of Marble Hill and Patton, Mo. She was born Sept. 26, 1929, daughter of the Rev. Charles R. and Mary Ethel Bell Baker. She married Otis Barnes...
James Tellor (03/01/07)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- James Albert Tellor, 80, of Jonesboro died Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Dec. 17, 1926, in Alto Pass, Ill., son of the Rev. Louis H. and Grace Miller Tellor. He and Edna E. Baltzell were married Jan. 11, 1945, in Cobden, Ill...
Lillian Nenninger (03/01/07)
Lillian M. Nenninger, 93, of Jackson died Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2007, at her home. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary's Cathedral. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Julie Glastetter (03/01/07)
Julie Glastetter, 63, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Virginia Sitzes (03/01/07)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Virginia Ailine Sitzes, 74, of Marble Hill died Monday, Feb. 26, 2007, at her home. She was born Dec. 12, 1932, at Bessville, Mo., daughter of Earnest W.C. and Dora Mae Pulliam Patton. She and John Charles "J.C." Sitzes were married June 3, 1950. He died Oct. 6, 1990...
Reda Ragains (03/01/07)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Reda Ragains, 89, of Chaffee died Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2007, at Chaffee Nursing Center. She was born Jan. 3, 1918, in Maynard, Ark., daughter of Alpha Elias and Gussie Norene Johnston Evans. She and Roy William Ragains were married April 22, 1944, in Blytheville, Ark. He died Feb. 17, 2004...
Glendon Day (03/01/07)
James Glendon "Sonny" Day, 95, of Scott City died Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2007, at Jackson Manor in Jackson. He was born Feb. 18, 1912, at Swinton, Mo., son of Lecil Alonzo and Ella Alice Lee Grayum Day. He and Ruby Marie Bruhl were married June 20, 1936, in Cape Girardeau. She died May 24, 1987...
Esther Corfiatis (03/01/07)
Esther Corfiatis, 80, of Overland Park, Kan., died Friday, Feb. 23, 2007. She was born July 29, 1926, near Oak Ridge, daughter of August and Angeline Hopfer Mirly. She and Tony Corfiatis were married May 15, 1948. He died in 1991. Corfiatis was a member of Bethany Lutheran Church in Overland Park. She and her husband owned and operated a bowling business many years, retiring in 1986...
Betty Billingsley (03/01/07)
MOUND CITY, Ill. -- Betty Rose Billingsley, 80, of Alvin, Texas, died Monday, Feb. 26, 2007, at Clear Lake Regional Medical Center in Webster, Texas. She was born Jan. 30, 1927, in Blaine, Wash., daughter of Bert and Laura Nichols Smith. She married Leo Billingsley, who died June 4, 1987...
John Sutterer (03/01/07)
John W. Sutterer, 67, of Perryville died Saturday, Feb. 24, 2007, at St. Mary's Hospital in Richmond Heights, Mo. He was born Oct. 16, 1939, in Perryville, son of Gilbert and Leona Lurk Sutterer. He and Doris M. Biehle were married Sept. 2, 1963, at Biehle, Mo...