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Obituaries from September 2007

Mildred Fesmire (09/28/07)
PADUCAH, Ky. -- Mildred Fesmire, 78, of Paducah died Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2007, at Lourdes Hospital. She was the daughter of S.O. and Lavonia Gertrude Caldwell Brown. She married Floyd M. Fesmire Jr., who preceded her in death. Fesmire retired from Fidelity Credit Co. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Paducah and a longtime volunteer with Western Baptist Hospital Auxiliary...
Roy Davis (09/28/07)
ORAN, Mo. -- Roy Leon Davis, 72, of Vicksburg, Miss., died Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2007, at Promise Hospital of Vicksburg. He was born June 30, 1935, in Osceola, Ark., son of Dick and Mary Buell Davis. Davis was a brick mason and owned and operated a lawn care service many years...
Mabel Bain (09/28/07)
Mabel Bain, 77, of Scott City died Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Feb. 10, 1930, in Spanish Grant, Mo., daughter of Walter Lee and Mandy Hallmark Bromley. She and O.C. Bain were married May 17, 1947, in East Prairie, Mo. He died Sept. 7, 1986...
James Wampler (09/28/07)
James E. Wampler, 82, of Du Quoin, Ill., died Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2007, at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale, Ill. He was born March 13, 1925, at Crump, son of Omer O. and Ora V. Crump Wampler. He and Lena Crader were married in May 1947 at Whitewater. She died June 27, 1959. He then married Bonita M. Bigham July 6, 1966, at Du Quoin...
Johnny Watkins Sr. (09/28/07)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Johnny Louis Watkins Sr., 67, of Sikeston died Thursday, Sept. 27, 2007, at his home. He was born April 11, 1940, in Burdette, Ark., son of Oscar William and Lillie Irean Bowers Watkins. He and Montene Lockhart were married June 16, 1961, at Bell City, Mo...
Brooke Williams (09/28/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Brooke Lucille Williams, 8, of Perryville died Saturday, Sept. 22, 2007, at Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital in St. Louis. She was born May 10, 1999, and was formerly of San Diego. She was a student at Perryville Elementary School...
Hassel Onderdonk (09/28/07)
Hassel Onderdonk, 64, of Millersville died Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2007, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. She was born Dec. 23, 1942, in St. Louis, daughter of James and Rosalie Cotner Ackman. She and Bob Onderdonk were married Aug. 7, 1982, in Jackson...
Treva Vines (09/27/07)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Treva L. Vines, 83, of Cairo, formerly of Mound City, Ill., died Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2007. She was born May 31, 1924, in Dearborn, Mich., daughter of Samuel and Pearl Painter Salmon. She married Wayne T. Vines, who died in 1999. Vines retired as a bookkeeper from the former Rolwing Insurance Agency in Cairo. She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Mound City...
Lorna Gremaud (09/27/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Lorna Gremaud, 85, of Perryville died Monday, Sept. 24, 2007, at Jackson Manor in Jackson. She was born May 29, 1922, at Beaufort, Mo., daughter of Charles and Elda Noecker Staden. She married Leslie Gremaud, who died Aug. 5, 2003...
Lillian Sanders (09/27/07)
Lillian Sanders, 84, of Scott City died Monday, Sept. 24, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born July 5, 1923, near McClure, Ill., daughter of Leo Kerley and Ida Virginia Miller. She was married to Joseph C. Sanders Feb. 4, 1949...
Douglas Massey (09/27/07)
Douglas Murray Massey, 67, of Vernal, Utah, departed this life Saturday, Sept. 22, 2007, at his home, surrounded by his loving family. He was born Dec. 4, 1939, in Vernal. Douglas lived in Cape Gir-ardeau many years. He retired from Southeast Missouri State University...
Shirley Garrett (09/26/07)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Shirley Ann Garrett, 65, of Chaffee, formerly of East Prairie, Mo., died Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2007. She was born April 2, 1942, in East Prairie, the daughter of John Shelby and Martha Ellen Northcutt Turner. She married Sammie E. Garrett on Oct. 28, 1994...
Douglas Massey (09/26/07)
Douglas Murray Massey, 67, of Vernal, Utah, died Saturday, Sept. 22, 2007. He was born Dec. 4, 1939, in Vernal, son of William Sewell and Sarah Murray Massey. He worked in the physical plant at Southeast Missouri State University and for several years prior, as a driver at the Golden Age Center. He was active as a community volunteer...
Howard Spicer (09/26/07)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Howard Samuel Spicer, 89, of Chaffee died Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born June 21, 1918, in Birmingham, Mich., son of Howard William and Flossie Elizabeth Render Spicer. He and Marie Dirnberger Martin were married April 21, 1991. She died March 22, 2004...
Lisa Sexton (09/26/07)
Lisa Michelle Sexton, 43, of Red Oak, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 23, 2007, at the home of her mother in Jasper, Mo. She was born June 9, 1964, in Oklahoma City, daughter of David L. and Betty J. Blankenship Dysinger. She and Sidney James Sexton were married April 23, 1983, at Miller, Mo...
Brainard Hope (09/26/07)
Jennings Brainard Hope, 99, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Sept. 14, 2007, at the Lutheran Home. He was born Oct. 27, 1908, at Pocahontas, son of Annas Cross and Myrtle Tant Hope. He and Dessie Davis were married in October 1935. She died Aug. 17, 1965...
Charles Cora (09/26/07)
Charles Junior Cora, 79, of Leachville, Ark., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2007, at his home. He was born in Cape Gir­ardeau, son of William Arthur and Mabel Skaggs Cora. Cora was a retired brick mason and member of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers Union Local 3 in California...
Lillian Sanders (09/26/07)
Lillian Sanders, 84, of Scott City died Monday, Sept. 24, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Gir­ardeau. She was born July 5, 1923, near McClure, Ill., daughter of Leo Kerley and Ida Virginia Miller. She was married to Joseph C. Sanders Feb. 4, 1949...
Lillian Sanders (09/25/07)
Lillian L. Sanders, 84, of Scott City died Monday, Sept. 24, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City is in charge of arrangements.
Rosemary Axelson (09/25/07)
Rosemary Axelson, 86, of Cairo, Ill., died Saturday, Sept. 22, 2007, at Life Care Center in LaCenter, Ky. She was born on Jan. 28, 1921, the daughter of Peter J. and Rose C. Donovan Dowd. She was a retired beautician and a member of St. Patrick's Church in Cairo...
Helen Lowes (09/25/07)
Helen M. Lowes, 82, of Oak Ridge died Monday, Sept. 24, 2007, at Life Care Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Oct. 28, 1924, at Gordonville, daughter of Arthur and Dora Grossheider Koch. She and Harold A. Lowes were married July 16, 1950. He died Jan. 21, 2004...
Pauline Roslen (09/25/07)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Pauline Roslen, 67, of Sikeston died Friday, Sept. 21, 2007, at her home. She was born Aug. 28, 1940, in Grants, N.M., daughter of Paul Edward and Rose Lee McMillin Sorter. She and Gilbert E. Roslen were married Oct. 6, 1956, in Holbrook, Ariz...
Carl Fledderman (09/25/07)
Carl R. Fledderman, 60, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Sept. 24, 2007, at his home. He was born Aug. 7, 1947, in St. Louis, son of Carl and Wilma Johnson Fledderman. He and Madonna Curd Sitze were married March 9, 1990. Fledderman was an international sales representative with VTG Corp. at Fruitland...
Joseph Carter (09/25/07)
Joseph Martin Carter, 97, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Sept. 21, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born Oct. 26, 1909, in Doniphan, Mo., son of Alvin L. and Edith Pearl Martin Carter. He and Elizabeth Estes were married June 12, 1933, in Hollister, Mo. She died Dec. 20, 1992...
Marjie Lynch (09/25/07)
Marjie M. Lynch, 85, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Broken Arrow, Okla., died Monday, Sept. 24, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born March 16, 1922, in Atwood, Kan., daughter of Sylvester C. and Emma Louise Ohlson Loker. She and Archie K. Lynch were married Jan. 14, 1951, in McCook, Neb. He died July 31, 1981...
Mary Vaughan (09/25/07)
Mary Jane Vaughan, 91, of Jackson died Friday, Sept. 21, 2007, at Jackson Manor. She was born March 20, 1916, at Campbell, Mo., daughter of Caleb Edgar and Cora Elizabeth Benson Ellis. She and Kennett Dabney Asher were married Dec. 26, 1939, in Caruthersville, Mo. She and Leeds Butler were married June 19, 1967, at Portageville, Mo. She and Robert Vaughan were married May 6, 1984, in Nevada City, Calif...
William McCain (09/25/07)
William L. "Sonny" McCain, 59, of Jackson died Sunday, Sept. 23, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Gir­ar­deau. He was born Aug. 4, 1948, at Neelys Landing, son of Howard M. and Wilma J. Golden McCain. McCain attended Jackson High School. He worked for Kasten Masonry in Jackson, the former Florsheim Shoe Co. in Cape Girardeau, and for Ceramo in Jackson 12 years. He had been disabled since 2003...
Keith Bauer (09/25/07)
Keith H. Bauer went to meet our Lord Jesus Christ Thursday, Sept. 20, 2007, at home, after an illness at the age of 56. Don't be sad, for Keith is with the Lord and rejoice in knowing that! Keith was born May 25, 1951, in Chicago, to George W. and Marion Howard Bauer. He was united in marriage to Karen L. Eaker at Gordonville March 19, 2000...
Leonard A. Henson (09/24/07)
Leonard A. Henson, 82, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Sept. 23, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Gir­ar­deau. He was born Nov. 10, 1924, in Piedmont, Mo., son of Leonard A. and Effie Jane Back Henson Sr. He and Pauline Hervey were married July 20, 1946, in Hannibal, Mo. She died March 16, 2000...
Rosemary Axelson (09/24/07)
Rosemary Axelson, 86, of Cairo, Ill., died Saturday, Sept. 23, 2007, at Life Care Center in LaCenter, Ky. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Barkett Funeral Home in Cairo.
Dillman Putz (09/24/07)
Dillman N. Putz, 95, formerly of Pocahontas, died Saturday, Sept. 22, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girar­deau. He was born Dec. 11, 1911, in Pocahontas, Mo., son of Henry and Christiana Ruehling Putz. He and Viola Kurre were married Sept. 22, 1929. She died Nov. 13, 1999...
Mary Jo Dirnberger (09/24/07)
Mary Jo Dirnberger, 73, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Sept. 23, 2007, at Chateau Gir­ar­deau Health Center in Cape Gir­ar­deau. She was born Sept. 8, 1934, in Bertrand, Mo., the daughter of Marvin and Florence (Hooper) Ferrell Sr. ...
William Suffern (09/21/07)
William "Bill" Suffern, 69, of Jackson died Thursday, Sept. 20 at his home. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home in Jackson.
Evalene Thomas (09/21/07)
Evalene "Lena" Thomas, 78, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2007, at Heartland Care Center. She was born Sept. 11, 1929, in Humboldt, Tenn., daughter of Chester and Mary Hicks. She married Walter Thomas, who preceded her in death. Thomas was formerly of Portageville, Mo...
Ruthann Meade (09/21/07)
GORHAM, Ill. -- Ruthann Meade, 46, of Gorham died Thursday, Sept. 20, 2007, at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale, Ill. She was born July 7, 1961, in Newport, R.I., daughter of Carl Vernell and Shirley Mae West Williams. She and Stephen K. Meade were married Dec. 2, 1994, in Cobden, Ill...
Wayne Keathley (09/21/07)
Leonard Wayne Keathley, 87, of Van Buren, Mo., died Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girar-deau. He was born March 16, 1920, in Brunot, Mo., son of Benjamin Harrison and Lelah Hunter Keathley. He and Margaret Caroline Williams were married Aug. 25, 1940, at Licking, Mo...
Terry Wilson (09/20/07)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Terry D. Wilson, 70, of Cairo died Sunday, Sept. 16, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Oct. 12, 1936, in Ullin, Ill., son of Clinton B. and Cleona A. Albright Wilson. He married the former Barbara Niestrath...
Dorothy Peterson (09/20/07)
ANNA, Ill. -- Dorothy C. Peterson, 84, of Anna died Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2007, at Union County Hospital. She was born June 10, 1923, in Anna, daughter of Lawrence and Blanche Halterman Cline. She and Vance G. Peterson were married Nov. 29, 1946, in Anna. He died Feb. 22, 2000...
Patsie Higgins (09/20/07)
Patsie J. Higgins, 68, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born Oct. 19, 1938, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Luther and Audrey Rhodes Welker. Higgins served in the U.S. Army Medical Corps. She was a 1956 graduate of Central High School. She worked at Southeast Missouri Hospital many years and was a CNA at Missouri Veterans Home, retiring in 2000. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church...
Aaron Crigger (09/20/07)
Aaron Crigger, 47, of Jackson died Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2007, at his home. He was born Jan. 8, 1960, in Chicago, son of Robert and Loraine Adams Crigger. Survivors include three brothers, Eric Crigger of Jackson, Gary Crigger of Scott City, Steve Crigger of North Carolina; and a sister, Robin Pettit of Jackson...
Margaret Dannenmueller (09/20/07)
KELSO, Mo. -- A memorial Mass for Margaret Berniece Dannenmueller of Kelso will be held at 10 a.m. Oct. 5 at St. Augustine Catholic Church. The Rev. Oliver Clavin will officiate. Burial will be in St. Augustine Cemetery. Dannenmueller, 97, died Sunday, Sept. 16, 2007, at Ratliff Care Center in Cape Girardeau...
Norman Robert Sr. (09/20/07)
Norman Andrew "Scobie" Robert Sr., 83, of Cape Girardeau died peacefully in his sleep Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2007, surrounded by his loving family. He was born Jan. 26, 1924, son of Alphonse and Clara Schlitt Robert. He and Virginia Lee Recker were married in 1943. She preceded him in death. He and Patsy Hurst Howard were married March 19, 1976...
Robert Lancaster (09/20/07)
Robert Olan Lancaster, 70, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of East Prairie, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 17, 2007, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. He was born Oct. 7, 1936, and raised by his late grandparents, Rolan and Gladys Lancaster of East Prairie...
Edna Williams (09/20/07)
Edna Williams, 93, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2007, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Nov. 21, 1913, in Stoddard County near Puxico, Mo., daughter of Lee and Fannie Rice Green. She was within two months of being 94 years old. Mrs. Williams graduated from Puxico High School in 1931. She and Eldon Williams were married Oct. 27, 1934, in Puxico...
Margaret Dannenmueller (09/19/07)
KELSO, Mo. -- Margaret Berniece Dannenmueller, 97, of Kelso died Sunday, Sept. 16, 2007, at Ratliff Care Center in Cape Gir-ardeau. She was born Feb. 5, 1910, at Chaffee, Mo., daughter of George Albert and Emma Enderle Biernert. She and Elmer Dannenmueller were married April 20, 1938. He died April 19, 1990...
Justin Fiscus (09/19/07)
Justin Lewis Fiscus, 28, formerly of Charleston, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 16, 2007, in Carbondale, Ill. He was born June 2, 1979, at Charleston, son of James Fiscus and Tracey Ashley. He graduated from Charleston High School in 1997 and attended Southern Illinois University in Carbondale. He worked as an independent car salesman and a vendor at Panic shows...
Jack Daniel (09/19/07)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Jack D. Daniel, 78, of Chaffee died Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2007, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Jan. 4, 1929, at Puxico, Mo., son of Moses and Laura Davault Daniel. He and Clara Crider were married Feb. 4, 1946. Daniel had been a maintenance worker at Thorngate Ltd. in Chaffee. He was a member of First Assembly of God Church...
Mary Coleman (09/19/07)
ANNA, Ill. -- Mary Eileen Coleman, 60, of Anna died Monday, Sept. 17, 2007, at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale, Ill. She was born Dec. 19, 1946, in Chicago, daughter of William M. and Helen Anne Novak Coleman Sr. Coleman was a 1964 graduate of Kankakee High School, attended Kankakee Community College, and received a bachelor's degree from Illinois State University in 1970...
Mildred James (09/19/07)
Mildred Jenkins James, 93, of Chesapeake, Va., passed away Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2007. She was a native of DeWitt County, Ill., and a member of Aldersgate United Methodist Church. She was a retired Portsmouth, Va., public school teacher. Mildred was preceded by her husband, Ray Thomas James...
Benjamin Millering (09/19/07)
Benjamin Millering Jr., 75, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Sept. 15, 2007, at his home. He was a veteran of the Korean conflict, serving in the U.S. Air Force. Millering was a member of St. Mary's Cathedral, Air Force Sergeants Association and Veterans of Foreign Wars...
Virginia Girard (09/18/07)
Lillie Virginia Girard, 84, of Winchester, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 16, 2007, at West County Care Center in Winchester. She was born Nov. 29, 1922, at Fornfelt, daughter of John Matthew and Grace Lillian Ireland Barnes. Girard was a clerk at McDonnell Douglas. She moved from Scott City four years ago, and was a member of Illmo United Methodist Church...
Doris Davis (09/18/07)
ANNA, Ill. -- Doris Rose Davis, 73, of Anna died Sunday, Sept. 16, 2007, at Union County Hospital. She was born Oct. 11, 1933, at Anna, daughter of John E. and Verna Edmonds Houghlan. She and Charles O. Davis were married March 8, 1958, at Anna. He died Sept. 29, 1974...
Diana Bundy (09/18/07)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Diana K. Bundy, 60, of Paducah, Ky., formerly of Cairo, died Monday, Sept. 17, 2007, at Daystar Care Center in Cairo. Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to service time Wednesday at Crain Funeral Home in Ullin, Ill. The funeral will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home...
Dorothy Vickery (09/18/07)
Dorothy Ann Vickery, 77, of Ironton, Mo., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Saturday, Sept. 15, 2007, in Ironton. She was born May 21, 1930, in Kirkwood, Mo., daughter of Benjamin and Catherine Gibbons Comfort. She and Newland S. Vickery were married Sept. 23, 1948...
Cherryl Taylor (09/18/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Cherryl F. Taylor, 61, of Perryville died Monday, Sept. 17, 2007, at her home. She was born June 16, 1946, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Arthur F. "Jim" and Esther I. Dickman Klaus. She and Samuel M. Taylor were married Dec. 29, 1990...
John Allen (09/18/07)
John W. Allen, 78, of Jackson passed away Monday, Sept. 17, 2007, at his home. He was born April 8, 1929, in Stilwell, Okla., son of the late Edward W. and Eva (Carlisle) Allen. He and Francisca Alfar were married Dec. 26, 1952, in the Philippines. John was a 22-year veteran of the U.S. Navy, serving as a radioman and engineer...
Roy Holmes (09/18/07)
Roy L. Holmes, 75, of Jackson passed away Sunday, Sept. 16, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girar-deau. He was born Oct. 20, 1931, in St. Louis, son of Charles B. and Myrtle L. Knotts Holmes. He and Shirley Hartle were married Nov. 6, 1954, in Jackson...
John Cauble (09/18/07)
John Lee Cauble, 58, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Sept. 17, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born Dec. 15, 1948, in Cape Girardeau, son of James O. and Georgia O. Baggwell Cauble. He and Karen Michele Dennis were married Feb. 23, 2007, in Scott City...
Leonard Adams (09/18/07)
Leonard Miles Adams, 85, of Jackson died Sunday, Sept. 16, 2007, at Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Oct. 1, 1921, in Shawneetown, son of Arthur Z. and Carrie Mae Dambach Adams. He and Anna Elizabeth Eftink were married April 19, 1947. She died Oct. 14, 1997...
Berniece Dannenmueller (09/17/07)
Berniece Dannenmueller, 97, of Kelso, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 16, 2007, at Ratliff Care Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City.
Paul Eichhorn (09/17/07)
Paul A. Eichhorn, 87, of New Wells, Mo., died Saturday, Sept. 15, 2007, at Jackson Manor Nursing Home in Jackson. He was born June 8, 1920, in St. Louis County, son of Toney and Amelia Stanglein Eichhorn. He and Olivia Kraus were married May 4, 1952, in St. Louis...
Lloyd Holshouser (09/17/07)
ANNA, Ill. -- Lloyd D. Holshouser, 71, of Anna died Sunday, Sept. 16, 2007. He was born Jan. 6, 1936, in McClure, Ill., son of Albert and Alberta Kaufman Holshouser. He and Bernetta Miller were married May 16, 1959. Holshouser was a member of the United Missionary Baptist Church...
Roy Holmes (09/17/07)
Roy L. Holmes, 75, of Jackson died Sunday, Sept. 16, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson.
Virginia Girard (09/17/07)
Virginia Girard, 84, formerly of Scott City, Mo., died Sunday Sept. 16, 2007, at West County Care Center in St. Louis. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City.
Paul Barks (09/17/07)
Paul Barks, 84, of Columbia, Mo., formerly of Bell City, Mo., was born Jan. 22, 1923, near Bell City and passed away Sept. 15, 2007, at the University Hospital in Columbia. Paul had worked in carpentry and in social work. He had been the director of the Southeast Missouri Agency on Aging in Cape Girardeau. He was a member of the Bell City United Methodist Church; where he had been a lay speaker for more than 15 years...
Mabel Aufdenberg (09/17/07)
Mabel L. Aufdenberg, age 96, of Jackson passed away Sunday, Sept. 16, 2007, at Jackson Manor. She was born Sept. 16, 1911, in Frohna, Mo., daughter of the late Henry and Alma Koenig Mangels. She and Victor L. Aufdenberg were married Oct. 2, 1938. He passed away Jan. 17, 1999...
Louis Glastetter (09/16/07)
BENTON, Mo. -- Louis Glas­tetter, 81, of Benton died Friday, Sept. 14, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born Aug. 2, 1926, in Kelso, Mo., son of Paul Joseph and Anna Helen Scherer Glastetter. He and Anna Mary Bucher were married March 28, 1951, in New Hamburg, Mo...
Cornelius Dirnberger (09/16/07)
BENTON, Mo. -- Cornelius Z. Dirnberger, 81, of Benton died Friday, Sept. 14, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born April 27, 1926, in Benton, son of Michael and Colletta LeGrand Dirnberger. He and Geneva Scherer Dirnberger were married Sept. 25, 1948, in Benton...
Vivian Roth (09/16/07)
Vivian Pearl Roth, 80, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Sept. 14, 2007, at Fountainbleau Lodge. She was born Sept. 14, 1927, in McClure, Ill., daughter of John Franklin and Eva E. Goodman Verble. She and Elbert "Elwood" Roth married Oct. 3, 1959, in Cape Girardeau. He died Jan. 25, 1984...
Margaret Fornkahl (09/16/07)
Margaret L. "Marge" Fornkahl, 75, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Sept. 14, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Oct. 9, 1931, in Cobden, Ill., daughter of John Franklin and Eva E. Goodman Verble. She and Theodore A. Fornkahl were married Jan. 25, 1948, in Cairo, Ill. He died July 4, 2000...
Kathryn Tolliver (09/16/07)
Kathryn Finch Tolliver, 97, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Sept. 14, 2007, at The Chateau Girardeau Health Center. She was born June 8, 1910, at Fornfelt, Mo., daughter of Judge James A. and Carrie Lehman Finch. She spent her childhood in New Madrid, Mo., before moving to Cape Girardeau in 1926. She and Keith R. "Bill" Tolliver were married June 30, 1936. He died Nov. 2, 1995...
Alois Riney (09/16/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Alois V. Riney, 89, of Perryville died Friday, Sept. 14, 2007, at Perry County Nursing Home. He was born July 27, 1918, at St. Mary, Mo., son of Variece and Lena Layton Riney. He and Gladys Brown were married May 7, 1938. He was employed at Prince Gardner, a billfold factory. He also farmed livestock and agriculture. Riley was a Navy World War II veteran and member of Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church in Sereno, Mo., and American Legion Post 133...
Connie Brewer (09/16/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Connie Pauline Brewer, 63, of Perryville died Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2007, at home. She was born Oct. 5, 1943, at Mountain View, Ark., daughter of Ed and Clara Hill Sutterfield. She and Joseph Brewer were married Oct. 21, 1961. She worked in the housekeeping department of Perry County Memorial Hospital. Brewer was a member of Christ the Savior Catholic Church in Brewer, Mo...
Mildred Sevic (09/16/07)
CHARLESTON, Mo. -- Mildred R. Sevic, 94, of Wyatt, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 14, 2007, at Charleston Manor. She was born March 20, 1913, in Dardanelle, Ark., daughter of Wiley and Virginia Turner Hicks. She had lived in Mississippi County most of her life. She attended the First Baptist Church in Wyatt...
Elwanda Haney (09/15/07)
ANNA, Ill. -- Elwanda J. Haney, 69, of Anna died Thursday, Sept. 13, 2007, at her home. She was born July 15, 1938, in Malden, Mo., daughter of Norton and Beulah M. Waddle Perry. She and Jimmy Lewis Haney were married Jan. 7, 1959, at Cobden, Ill. Survivors include two sons, Michael Haney of Anna, Jimmy Haney of Cobden; a daughter, Lori Danielson of Anna; a brother, Gary Perry of San Francisco, Calif.; and five grandchildren...
Margaret Fornkahl (09/15/07)
Margaret L. "Marge" Fornkahl, 75, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Sept. 14, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Monday at the funeral home...
Cornelius Dirnberger (09/15/07)
BENTON, Mo. -- Cornelius Z. Dirnberger, 81, of Benton died Friday, Sept. 14, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Ford and Sons Benton Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
John Weber Jr. (09/15/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- John H. "Jack" Weber Jr., 75, of Perryville died Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2007, at Perry County Nursing Home. He was born June 23, 1932, in St. Louis, son of John H. and Lucille Clara Aszmann Weber Sr. He and Wanoma Hoehn were married June 22, 1957. She died May 24, 2004...
Louis Glastetter (09/15/07)
BENTON, Mo. -- Louis Paul Glastetter, 81, of Benton died Friday, Sept. 14, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Benton is in charge of arrangements.
Brainard Hope (09/15/07)
J. Brainard Hope, 99, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Sept. 14, 2007, at the Lutheran Home. Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Caden French (09/15/07)
Caden Chance French was stillborn Thursday, Sept. 13, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Survivors include his parents, Nelson and Sarah McConnell French of Fort Walton Beach, Fla.; maternal grandparents, Harold and Shari McConnell of Cape Girardeau and Deborah and Melvin Schott Jr. ...
Pearl Roth (09/15/07)
Vivian Pearl Roth, 80, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Sept. 14, 2007, at Fountainbleau Lodge. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Connie Brewer (09/14/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Connie Pauline Brewer, 63, of Perryville died Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2007, at her home. She was born Oct. 5, 1943, in Mountain View, Ark., daughter of Ed and Clara Hill Sutterfield. She and Joseph Brewer were married Oct. 21, 1961, at Fredericktown, Mo...
John Knupp (09/14/07)
John A. Knupp, 68, of Macomb, Ill., died Thursday, Sept. 13, 2007, at St. John's Hospital in Springfield, Ill. He was born Sept. 21, 1938, in Jonesboro, Ill., son of Arlie and Gladys Dollman Knupp. He served in the U.S. Army from 1961 to 1963. He was a member and past exalted ruler of Macomb Elks. Knupp managed several Leath Furniture Stores and was also manager at Ayerco Station in Macomb...
Thomas Miles (09/14/07)
Thomas Q. Miles, 72, of Jackson passed away Thursday, Sept. 13, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Jan. 5, 1935, in Holcomb, Mo., son of the late Tom and Namoni Sisco Miles. He and Peggy S. Crader were married Feb. 1, 1981...
Anna Elias (09/13/07)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Anna W. "Billie" Elias, 89, of Cairo died Monday, Sept. 3, 2007, at Daystar Care Center. She was born March 25, 1918, in Cairo, daughter of William Thomas and Estella Waterman Clanton. She married George S. Elias, who preceded her in death...
Dr. James Bruening (09/13/07)
Dr. James T. Bruening, 58, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Sept. 9, 2007, at his daughter's home in Maryville, Ill. He was born Feb. 27, 1949, in Cape Girardeau, son of Paul H. and Thekla Sieving Bruening. He and Fay Wessel were married Aug. 3, 1973, in Denison, Iowa...
Arbey Crown (09/13/07)
THEBES, Ill. -- Arbey Crown, 90, of Thebes died at 1:15 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2007, at Monticello House in Jackson. He was born Jan. 31, 1917, in Pocahontas, Ark., son of James Emmett and Betty Levil Crown. He married Lois Kelley, who preceded him in death in 1985. He later married Mary Jane Cole Dec. 4, 1987. She preceded him in death Dec. 22, 2003...
Jo Anderson (09/13/07)
Rita Jo Anderson, 90, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born Oct. 23, 1916, in Puxico, Mo., daughter of Thomas and Jane Fears Harbin. She and Paul W. Anderson were married June 8, 1940, in Blytheville, Ark. He died Aug. 31, 1998...
Bonnie Umfleet (09/13/07)
Bonnie Jean Barks Umfleet, 81, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2007, at her home. She was born July 5, 1926, in Advance, Mo., daughter of Henry and Lula Barks. She married Edward Umfleet, who preceded her in death. She is survived by four sons, Mark Umfleet and wife Betty of Cape Girardeau, Pete Umfleet and wife Linda of Advance, Keith Umfleet and wife Tammy, and Terry Umfleet of Cape Gir­ardeau; a daughter, Pam Burns of Cape Gir­ardeau; a stepdaughter, Sue Paxton of Sedalia, Mo.; a brother, James Henry Barks of Rolla, Mo.; a sister, Heloise Tricky of Union City, Mo.; 20 grandchildren; and 33 great-grandchildren.. ...
Curtis Burns (09/12/07)
Curtis Wayne Burns, 51, of Scott City and formerly of Jackson died Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2007, at his home. He was born Aug. 9, 1956, in Mossy Rock, Wash., son of Carlos "Bud" and Velma Jean Stady Burns. He married Pamela Umfleet. Burns was a graduate of Jackson High School. He was an equipment operator with Associated Natural Gas Co. of Jackson...
Sue Reddish (09/12/07)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Sue Reddish, 72, of Chaffee died Sunday, Sept. 9, 2007, at her home. She was born Aug. 11, 1935, in London, Ark., daughter of Graden and Mildred Brown Davis. Reddish had owned and operated Pancake House in Manteno, Ill., and later was manager at Sisters Restaurant in Chaffee. She was a member of the General Baptist Church at Randles and American Legion Auxiliary in Manteno...
Max Satterfield (09/12/07)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Max Darrell Satterfield, 73, of Memphis, Tenn., died Sunday, Sept. 9, 2007, in Memphis. He was born Dec. 1, 1933, in Cairo, son of Louis and Ima Atherton Satterfield. He and Marilyn Rose Karraker were married Jan. 2, 1958. Satterfield was a 1951 graduate of Cairo High School, and attended Murray State University in Murray, Ky. He retired from CIGNA Corp. in 1998. He was a member of Bellevue Baptist Church in Memphis...
Vicky Bracher (09/12/07)
GLENALLEN, Mo. -- Vicky Lynn Bracher, 49, of Bourbon, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 10, 2007, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. She was born Feb. 26, 1958, at Glenallen, daughter of Frank and Susan Butler Wagner Sr. She and Keith Bracher were married Sept. 1, 1984, in Fenton, Mo...
Henry Roberts Jr. (09/12/07)
Henry Leo "Hank" Roberts Jr., 78, of Bonne Terre died Monday, Sept. 10, 2007, at his home. He was born March 18, 1929, in Champlain, N.Y., son of Henry Leo and Elizabeth Mesec Roberts Sr. He married Doris Brown. Roberts owned and operated Roberts Upholstery and the Remodeling House Upholstery Shop in Cape Girardeau more than 50 years. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Knights of Columbus, and Mineral Area Elks Club...
Elda Kasten (09/12/07)
Elda Kasten, 91, of Jackson passed away Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2007, at Chateau Girardeau in Cape Girardeau. Friends and family may call from 4 to 8 p.m. today at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson. The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home, followed by interment in Russell Heights Cemetery in Jackson. Officiating will be the Rev. David Johnson, pastor of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Jackson, where she had been a member since 1940...
Dr. James Bruening (09/12/07)
Dr. James T. Bruening, 58, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Sept. 9, 2007, at his daughter's home in Maryville, Ill. He was born Feb. 27, 1949, in Cape Girardeau, son of Paul H. and Thekla Sieving Bruening. He and Fay Wessel were married Aug. 3, 1973, in Denison, Iowa...
Jerry Lipps (09/12/07)
Jerry Lee Lipps, 77, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Sept. 10, 2007, at his home. He was born Oct. 10, 1929, in Cape Girardeau, son of Fred and Leora Brown Lipps. He and Ruth Naomi Wolters were married May 19, 1957, in Santa Monica, Calif. Lipps was in the U.S. Navy from July 9, 1952, to May 30, 1954. He was a member of the first crew to serve aboard the LST 1156. He earned the National Defense Service Medal...
Caroline Hefner (09/11/07)
Caroline Louise Hefner, 87, of Delta died Sunday, Sept. 9, 2007, at Chaffee Nursing Center in Chaffee, Mo. She was born Nov. 27, 1919, at Bell City, Mo., daughter of George and Nellie Mae Smith Brinkman. She and Prentice Paul Hefner were married Nov. 22, 1930. He died July 29, 1972...
Kimberly Hiten (09/11/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Kimberly Ann Hiten, 42, of Perryville died Sunday, Sept. 9, 2007, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. She was born April 30, 1965, at Liberty, Texas, daughter of James "Buck" and Kay Winfield Watts. Hiten was employed at Schemel Stables. She was of the Catholic faith...
Jerry Lipps (09/11/07)
Jerry Lee Lipps, 77, of Cape Girardeau, died Monday, Sept. 10, 2007, at his residence. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Dr. James Bruening (09/11/07)
Dr. James T. Bruening, 58, of Cape Girardeau, died Sunday, Sept. 9, 2007, at his home. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Henry Cooper (09/11/07)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Henry F. Cooper, 85, of Sikeston died Monday, Sept. 10, 2007, at Clearview Nursing Center. He was born March 11, 1922, in Pontotoc, Miss., son of Oscar William and Mattie Benjamin Cooper. He married Elvada Winders, who preceded him in death. He and Maggie Dunnegan were married Oct. 12, 1946, in Piggott, Ark. She died Sept. 17, 1995...
Ernest Faulconer (09/11/07)
Ernest Wesley Faulconer, 81, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Sept. 9, 2007, at his home. He was born Sept. 17, 1925, in Walnut Ridge, Ark., son of Waid Finis and Illma Curtie Bench Faulconer. He and Ina Mae Kennedy were married May 8, 1948, in Pocahontas, Ark...
Fonnie Jones (09/11/07)
Fonnie W. Jones, 95, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Sept. 10, 2007, at Fountainbleau Lodge. He was born Sept. 7, 1912, in Whitewater, son of Wilson T. and Ethel D. Smith Jones. He and Emma Jean "Teenie" Webb Jones were married April 5, 1931, in Jackson. She died March 10, 1986...
Michael Crabtree (09/11/07)
Michael C. Crabtree, 57, of Scott City died Sunday, Sept. 9, 2007, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital North in St. Louis. He was born Dec. 28, 1949, at Cape Girardeau, son of Gilbert John and Ruby Viola Sanders Crabtree. He married Darla K. Miles July 7, 2003, at Benton, Mo...
Edna Ford (09/10/07)
Jessie Edna Ford, 94, of Jackson died Saturday, Sept. 8, 2007 at her home. She was born Feb. 22, 1913, in Bethalto, Ill., daughter of August C. and Lillie Belle Klein Kasting. She married Wilson (Bill) Ford June 24, 1934. He died Aug. 2, 1997. Ford worked for several families in Burfordville, Mo., and Bollinger County. She moved from Illinois to Glen Allen, Mo., in 1929. She was of the Baptist faith and enjoyed gardening and raising domesticated birds...
Sue Reddish (09/10/07)
Sue Reddish, 72, of Chaffee, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 9, 2007, at the family home. Arrangements are incomplete with Amick Burnett Funeral Home in Chaffee.
Ernest Faulconer (09/10/07)
Ernest W. Faulconer, 81, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday Sept. 9, 2007, at his home. Arrangements are pending at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home.
Kenneth Burgess (09/10/07)
Kenneth E. Burgess, 68, of Marion, Ark., formerly of Anna, Ill., died Saturday, Sept. 8, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born May 9, 1939, in Aurora, Ill., son of Lora Ada Philips. He married Dorothy Murray Oct. 21, 1978, in Jonesboro, Ark...
Modean Filer (09/10/07)
Modean Filer, 83, of Marble Hill, Mo., died Saturday, Sept. 8, 2007, at Elder Care of Marble Hill. She was born April 10, 1924, in Burfordville, Mo., the daughter of Burette and Barbara Bollinger Crader. She married Jesse Fred Filer on April 8, 1950, at Piggott, Ark. He preceded her in death in January 1970...
Carl Duvall (09/09/07)
DITTMER, Mo. -- Carl E. "Eddie" Duvall, 67, formerly of Perryville, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 7, 2007 at his home in Dittmer. He was born Oct. 3, 1939, at Kit Carson, Colo., son of Carl E. and Elizabeth Beascoon Duvall. Duvall worked in the janitorial department for a grocery supply warehouse...
James Wehmeyer (09/09/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- James K. Wehmeyer, 71, of Perryville died Friday, Sept. 7, 2007, at Missouri Baptist Hospital in St. Louis. He was born Sept. 5, 1936, at Ste. Genevieve, Mo., son of Edward and Myrtle Herzog Wehmeyer. He and Marjorie Schwent were married Nov. 9, 1957...
Robert Ludwig (09/09/07)
CYPRESS, Texas -- Robert Frederic Ludwig, 77, of Cypress, formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2007, at North Cypress Medical Center in Cypress. He was born Nov. 25, 1929, in Bloomington, Neb., son of the Rev. Paul W. and Thekla Friedrich Ludwig. He and Edna Marie Schade were married Aug. 1, 1952, in Houston. She died Feb. 2, 1978...
Linda Browning (09/09/07)
MESA, Ariz. -- Linda A. Warren Browning, 64, formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2007, at Banner Baywood Medical Center, Mesa. Survivors include her husband, Bob, of Livingston, Texas; two sons, Kevin of McAlester, Okla., and Andrew of Newton, Ill.; two sisters, Ina L. Moore of Cape Girardeau, Myrna Ball of Mesa; a brother, Douglas Warren; nine grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren...
Edna Ford (09/09/07)
Edna Ford, 94, of Jackson died Saturday, Sept. 8, 2007, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete at Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home.
Tempa Greene (09/09/07)
Tempa D. Greene, 54, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Sept. 8, 2007, at her residence in Cape Girardeau, after a lengthy illness. She was born Sept. 14, 1952, in Illmo, Mo., daughter of Robert and Joyce (Skinner) Hamil. She and Dan Greene were married Aug. 20, 1987, in Cape Girardeau...
Joe Owens (09/08/07)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Joe John Owens, 84, of Advance died Friday, Sept. 6, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Feb. 4, 1923, in Truman, Ark., son of David and Jannie Blue Owens. Owens was a retired farmer and welder. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II...
Betty Edwards (09/08/07)
Betty Edwards, 77, of Aransas Pass, Texas, died Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2007. She was born in Modoc, Ill. She married Charles Edwards, who preceded her in death. Edwards had been a resident of the Rockport/Aransas Pass area the past 14 years. Survivors include four daughters, Sharon Crowden of Rockview, Mo., Cindy Canady of Morley, Mo., Joyce Dunker of Phoenix, Kasey Geary of Aransas Pass; two brothers, Lowell Jones of Collinsville, Ill., Doyle Jones of Evansville, Ill.; six sisters, Lola Ruroede and Artann Fries of Ellis Grove, Ill., Alfreda Reed of Fenton, Mo., Vivian Favier of Modoc, Donna Harrison of Baldwin, Ill., Debbie Jones of Hickman, Ky.; 10 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.. ...
Ramona Rockwell (09/08/07)
Ramona Jane Rockwell, 70, of Imperial, Mo., died Thursday, Sept. 6, 2007, at St. Anthony's Medical Center in St. Louis. She was born in Advance, Mo., daughter of William L. and Dora Crites Ladd. She was raised in the Advance/Cape Gir­ar­deau area. She married Herbert S. Rockwell...
Dot Drewel (09/08/07)
Dorothyleen N. "Dot" Drewel, 78, of Springfield, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 7, 2007, in Springfield. She was born March 24, 1929, in Bland, Mo., daughter of Fred and Amy Shockley Branson. She and Calvin H. Drewel were married May 8, 1948, in Bland. Drewel was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Rolla, Mo., and Eastern Star in Bland...
Velma Treece (09/07/07)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Velma M. Treece, 91, of Jonesboro died Thursday, Sept. 6, 2007, at Jonesboro Rehab and Healthcare Center. She was born Sept. 12, 1915, in Wolf Lake, Ill., daughter of William and Ada Crowell Bright. She and Curtis L. Treece were married Dec. 22, 1932, in Jonesboro. He died Aug. 15, 1983...
Clyde Russell (09/07/07)
Clyde Marvin Russell, 66, of Scott City died Thursday, Sept. 6, 2007, at Heartland Care Rehab Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Dec. 6, 1940, in Tupelo, Miss., son of William and Johnnie Lou Ivey Russell. Russell owned Russell Construction. He was a member of Eagles Aerie 3775 in Cape Girardeau, American Legion Post 369 in Benton, Mo., and Southeast Missouri Horseshoe Association...
Edward Adams (09/07/07)
Edward T. Adams, 76, formerly of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Aug. 23, 2007, in Winter Haven, Fla. He was born Jan. 7, 1931, in Springfield, Tenn., son of Jesse Reed and Ruth Dean Adams. He married Katy Adams, who died in December 2006. Adams received a bachelor's degree in music from Murray State University in Murray, Ky. He served four years in the U.S. Army, and then worked with dance bands for a year...
Alma Bodenschatz (09/07/07)
Alma E. Palisch Bodenschatz, 86, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2007, at Fountainbleau Lodge. She was born Jan. 17, 1921, in Altenburg, Mo., daughter of Adolph C. and Freida M. Jungclauss Palisch. She and Raymond O. Bodenschatz were married June 18, 1944, in Altenburg. He died May 23, 1992...
Debra Wolfenkoehler (09/06/07)
Debra Ellen Wolfenkoehler, 54, of Jackson died Monday, Sept. 3, 2007, at her home. She was born Aug. 7, 1953, in St. Louis, daughter of David and Dot Cooper Becker. She and Robert Wolfenkoehler were married July 12, 1975, in Cape Girardeau. Wolfenkoehler was a 1975 graduate of Southeast Missouri State University. ...
Larry Warren (09/06/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Larry J. Warren, 53, of Perryville died Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born May 19, 1954, in Perryville, son of Roy and Effie Cornehlsen Warren. He and Shelly Pease were married June 4, 1977...
Ted Walton (09/06/07)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Ted F. Walton, 87, of Chaffee died Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Gir­ardeau. He was born July 11, 1920, at Nash, Mo., son of B. and Laura Bell Ross Walton. He and Edna Le Smith were married July 6, 1960. She died April 8, 2001...
Cecil Mansker (09/06/07)
Cecil R. Mansker, 85, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2007, at the Lutheran Home. He was born July 14, 1922, at Lutesville, Mo., son of Jasper R. and Virginia Grace Brown Mansker. He and Inatha Geraldine Bitterman were married Sept. 12, 1946, in Piggott, Ark...
Gladys Ham (09/06/07)
Gladys Alene Ham, 89, of Bourbon, Mo., formerly of St. Clair, Mo., died Monday, Aug. 27, 2007, at Redwood Manor in Bourbon. She was born March 30, 1918, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Silas Pearl and Ora Olive McLaughlin Neal. She and Charles Edward Logan Ham were married Nov. 5, 1935, in Ware, Ill...
Pauline Shepherd (09/06/07)
Pauline B. Shepherd was born to Nancy Elizabeth and Martin Luther Barnes Sept. 15, 1917, in Clarkton, Mo. She was a small child, so she had to be scrappy to survive. And she survived in an extraordinary way with her chin and head held high and her heart and arms open -- not only to her family, children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren, but to First Baptist Church and organizations in Malden, Mo., to which she belonged almost 30 years; to countless people in Southeast Missouri; and to several generations of children in the Malden School System who began their education journey on a secure footing in her first-grade class.. ...
Hester Bollinger (09/05/07)
Hester May Bollinger, 90, of Festus, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 3, 2007, at her home. She was born Oct. 10, 1916, at Fredericktown, Mo., daughter of Willis and Elsie Carty Myers. She married Dewey Otto Bollinger, who died Aug. 23, 2005. Bollinger was a member of Faith Baptist Church in Festus, Order of Eastern Star 325 and White Shrine of Jerusalem...
Louise Hulshof (09/05/07)
Louise Elizabeth Hulshof, 94, of Gordonville died Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2007, at Heartland Care Rehab Center in Cape Gir­ardeau. She was born Feb. 12, 1913, at Lutesville, Mo., daughter of John J. and Bernandine Brauer Brands. She and Bernard W. Hulshof were married Oct. 15, 1935. He died Dec. 30, 2001...
Eugene Russell (09/05/07)
ANNA, Ill. -- Eugene A. Russell, 83, of Anna died Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2007, at Illinois Veterans Home in Anna. He was born Sept. 18, 1923, in Saline County, son of Earl and Ida Mae Crowder Russell. He and Lillian Alberta Sitter were married Dec. 1, 1945, in Eldorado, Ill. She died Aug. 19, 2001...
Wilma Benton (09/05/07)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Wilma Pauline Benton, 89, of Chaffee died Saturday, Sept. 1, 2007, at Monticello House in Jackson. She was born June 26, 1918, at Tanner, Mo., daughter of Charles Emmit and Tillie Emeline Harmon Romine. She and Wilfred Louis Anselm were married Jan. 28, 1937. He died June 17, 1953. She and William Lee Benton were married Sept. 26, 1957. He died July 2, 1970...
John Bowlin (09/05/07)
John F. Bowlin, 85, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born Dec. 7, 1921, in Symsonia, Ky., son of the late Joseph and Verda Farmer Bowlin. He and Wilma Mescher were married Dec. 22, 1946, in Metropolis, Ill...
Shirley Wadlow (09/05/07)
Shirley Ann Nabe Wadlow, 65, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Sept. 2, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born May 5, 1942, in Telluride, Colo., daughter of Earl Gus and Erma Clara Exler Nabe. She and I. Clyde Wadlow were married Jan. 1, 1974, in Cape Girardeau...
Bill Askew (09/05/07)
William Jennings Askew, 81, of Cape Girardeau passed away peacefully Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2007, at his home surrounded by his family, following a three-year battle with cancer. Bill was born Nov. 5, 1925, in Cape Girardeau, son of Jack and Zora Anderson Askew of Cape Gir­ardeau...
Nellie Fox (09/04/07)
Nellie Fox, 101, of Buncombe, Ill., died at 10 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 2, 2007, at City Care Center in Anna, Ill. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Crain Funeral Home in Anna.
Anna Elias (09/04/07)
Anna W. "Billie" Elias, 89, of Cairo, Ill., died Monday, Sept. 3, 2007, at Daystar Care Center in Cairo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Barkett Funeral Home of Cairo.
Claude Deckard (09/04/07)
Claude L. Deckard, 75, of Perryville, Mo., died Saturday, Sept. 1, 2007, at Jackson Manor Nursing Home. He was born Nov. 19, 1931, in Belleville, Ill., son of Claud and Susan Schaller Deckard. He and Alice F. Maxin were married Sept. 18, 1954. Deckard worked for the Illinois Department of Corrections at Menard Correctional Facility in Chester, Ill. ...
Sarah Rusher (09/04/07)
Sarah Alice Rusher, 76, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Sept. 2, 2007, at her home. She was born Feb. 4, 1931, in Forman, Ill., to William Tell and Inez Anna Carpenter Wood. She married Jack Dale Rusher Sept. 7, 1955, in Oak Lawn, Ill. He died May 18, 1991...
Shirley Wadlow (09/04/07)
Shirley Ann Nabe Wadlow, 65, of Cape Girardeau died Sun­day, Sept. 2, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born May 5, 1942, in Telluride, Colo., to Earl Gus and Erma Clara Exler Nabe. Wadlow graduated College High School in 1960, where she was an officer in the National Honor Society, and attended Southeast Missouri State University for two years. She was a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution. She married I. Clyde Wadlow Jan 1, 1971, in Cape Gir­ar­deau...
Francis Street (09/04/07)
Francis E. "Bud" Street, 92, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 2, 2007, at 4:30 a.m. at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Gir­ar­deau. He was born July 11, 1915, in Commerce, Mo., to the late John Edward and Emma Isabel Reagan Street. ...
Agatha Parker (09/02/07)
THEBES, Ill. -- Agatha "Dean" Parker, 72, of Thebes, formerly of Cairo, Ill., died Friday, Aug. 31, 2007, at her home. She was born July 15, 1935, at East Prairie, Mo., daughter of James Ruben and Alice Rose Evans Parker. Parker was a member of the Salvation Army in Cape Girardeau...
Felma Honey (09/02/07)
ANNA, Ill. -- Felma Honey, 89, of Anna, Ill., died Friday, Aug. 31, 2007, at her home. She was born March 30, 1918, at Neelyville, Mo., daughter of Charles Estel and Elvie Jane Carter Bodine. She and LeRoy Q. Honey were married July 3, 1941, at Cape Girardeau. He died Dec. 18, 1963...
Barry Barnes (09/02/07)
DEXTER, Mo. -- Barry James Barnes, 44, of Dudley, Mo., died Friday, Aug. 31, 2007, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter. He was born Feb. 1, 1963, at Dexter, son of James H. "Jim" and Mary Ellen Williams Barnes. Barnes had lived in the Dudley area all his life. He worked as a farm hand until his health forced his retirement...
Juanita Brown (09/02/07)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Juanita Brown, 80, of Marble Hill died Thursday, Aug. 30, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 2, 1927, in Bessville, Mo., daughter of P.F. and Della Caroline Robins Rhodes. She and Wilford Brown were married Sept. 24, 1949 at Lutesville, Mo. He preceded her in death May 17, 2007...
George Kirkpatrick (09/02/07)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- George Lee Kirkpatrick, 68, of Marble Hill died Saturday, Sept. 1, 2007, at his home. He was born Jan. 29, 1939, near Marble Hill, son of Marvin J. and Annie K. Long Kirkpatrick. He and Margie P. Cook were married Aug. 25, 1956. She died Feb. 11, 2001...
Rose Mary Crump (09/02/07)
ST. LOUIS -- Rose Mary Crump, 74, of Maryland Heights, Mo., died Saturday, Sept. 1, 2007, at home. She was born Dec. 11, 1932, at University City, Mo., daughter of Francis Bernard and Mary Ethel Montgomery Hanlon. She and Arthur L. Crump were married May 29, 1954. He died April 1, 1994...
Richard Swaim (09/02/07)
Richard H. Swaim, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Aug. 31, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born Sept. 27, 1918, in Memphis, Tenn., son of George H. and Anne Dickson Swaim. He and Mildred Smith were married April 6, 1941. She survives...
Geraldine Byron (09/01/07)
Geraldine T. Byron, 87, of St. Louis, formerly of Jackson, died Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2007, at her home. She was born Nov. 4, 1919, in Jackson, daughter of Charles and Mary Steimel Sievers. She married Arthur E. Byron, who preceded her in death. Byron had been an office worker, and a member of Concord Baptist Church...
Daisy Thomas (09/01/07)
EAST PRAIRIE, Mo. -- Daisy Irene Thomas, 88, of East Prairie died Thursday, Aug. 30, 2007, at East Prairie Nursing Center. She was born Feb. 15, 1919, in Graves County, Ky., daughter of Stanley B. and Ruthie L. Cook Thomas. She and Marion Otto Thomas were married Sept. 22, 1935. He died July 8, 1977...
Gladys Edwards (09/01/07)
Gladys E. Edwards went home to her heavenly Father Thursday, Aug. 30, 2007, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. She was born March 25, 1920, to David Benton and Ona Caroline Yount Bollinger on the Bollinger family farm. She attended Southeast Missouri State University. She was united in marriage to Ralph W. Edwards of Marquand, Mo., May 15, 1940...
Geneva Weber (09/30/07)
ANNA, Ill. -- Geneva Weber, 85, of Anna died Saturday, Sept. 29, 2007, at the City Care Center in Cobden, Ill. She was born Jan. 21, 1922, in Pulaski County, Ill., daughter of Nofel and Grace Patrick (Easter) Kellems. She and Everett Weber were married Feb. 25, 1938. He died in 1991...
Maggie Cunningham (09/30/07)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Maggie Marie Cunningham, 95, of Mounds died Saturday, Sept. 29, 2007, at her sister's home. Arrangements are incomplete at Massie Funeral Home in Mounds.
Bonnie Flickinger (09/30/07)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Bonnie L. Flickinger, 90, of Jonesboro died Saturday, Sept. 29, 2007, at Jonesboro Rehab and Health care Center. She was born Feb. 12, 1917, at Harrisburg, Ill., daughter of Augustus and Grace Garrison Fuller. She and Calvin Flickinger were married Nov. 5, 1952, at Fredericktown, Mo. He died July 27, 1962...
Charline Bermel (09/29/07)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Charline Marie Bermel, 78, of Randolph, Neb., died Friday, Aug. 17, 2007, at Colonial Manor Nursing Home in Randolph. She was born June 24, 1929, in Kansas City, Mo., daughter of Charles and Elizabeth Hess Seyer. She and Fred Arnold Spader were married Jan. 19, 1957, at Kelso, Mo. He died Jan. 11, 1968. She later married Arthur J. Bermel Sr. Aug. 17, 1970, in Randolph...
Ronald Anthony (09/29/07)
Ronald Ross Anthony, 57, of O'Fallon, Mo., died Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2007, at John Cochran VA Medical Center in St. Louis. He was born Jan. 27, 1950, in Cape Girardeau, son of Virgil L. and Mary Bernice Anthony. Anthony was a salesman with Philip Morris in St. Louis...
Dr. Robert Cox (09/29/07)
Dr. Robert Lee Cox Sr., 76, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Sept. 28, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born Oct. 26, 1930, in Harrisburg, Ark., son of Joseph William and Winifred Howard Cox. He and Betty L. Scott were married June 3, 1956, in Mound City, Kan...
Stanley Hagan (09/29/07)
KELSO, Mo. -- Stanley Frank Hagan, 45, of Kelso died Friday, Sept. 28, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born July 17, 1962, in Cape Girardeau, son of Franklin Delano and Patricia Ruth Geiser Caldwell. He married Linda Brunke Wessel...
Leon Davis (09/29/07)
ORAN, Mo. -- Roy Leon Davis, 72, of Vicksburg, Miss., died Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2007, at Promise Hospital of Vicksburg. He was born June 30, 1935, in Osceola, Ark., son of Dick and Mary Buell Davis. Davis was a brick mason and owned and operated a lawn care service many years...
Camille Sawyer-Davis (09/30/07)
Camille L. Sawyer-Davis, 2 days old, of Illinois died Thursday, Sept. 27, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Sept. 25, 2007, daughter of Chelsey Louise Sawyer of Mounds, Ill., and Christopher Lemar Davis of Cairo, Ill...
William Hood Jr. (09/23/07)
William Edward Hood Jr., 45, of Springfield, Tenn., died Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2007. He was born at Beaufort, S.C., son of the late William Edward Hood Sr., and Joan Snider Slaughter, on May 12, 1962. Hood worked as a financial adviser for Edward Jones and was active in the Robertson County YMCA and the First United Methodist Church. He was a Rotarian...
Ruby Hutchison (09/23/07)
ANNA, Ill. -- Ruby M. Hutchison, 90, of Anna died Saturday, Sept. 22, 2007, at Jonesboro Rehab and Healthcare Center. She was born Dec. 26, 1916, in Alto Pass, Ill., daughter of Albert and Mary Smith Stone. She married Homer Leon Walrond Oct. 29, 1949; he died Feb. 17, 1984. She then married Charlie Hutchison on Sept. 20, 1986; he died on July 6, 1993...
Helen Henson (09/22/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Helen M. Henson, 86, of Perryville died Thursday, Sept. 20, 2007, at Perry County Nursing Home. She was born Nov. 16, 1920, at McBride, Mo., daughter of Theodore A. and Flora H. Meyer Mecker. She and LeRoy "Duffy" Henson were married May 3, 1942. He died Aug. 23, 1994...
Mary Vaughan (09/23/07)
Mary Jane Vaughan, 91, of Jackson died Friday, Sept. 21, 2007, at Jackson Manor Nursing Home. Arrangements are incomplete at Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home in Jackson.
Lester Hyslop (09/23/07)
Lester Paul Hyslop, 90, died Friday, Sept. 21, 2007, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter. He was born Sept. 28, 1916, to Leroy and Ethel Wright in Essex, Mo. He married Mildred Edwards on Jan. 17, 1937. His is survived by his wife; son John Hyslop of New Bloomfield, Mo.; daughter Bonnie Lynn of Cullman, Ala.; a brother, Charles Hyslop of Birch Tree, Mo., sisters, Bonnie Brown of St. ...
Norma Wolters (09/23/07)
Norma Amynell Wolters, 93, of Jackson died Friday, Sept. 21, 2007, at her home. She was born Dec. 22, 1913, daughter of William Savers and Dora Johnson. She married Elmer Wolters Aug. 31, 1935. He died Dec. 2, 1996. Wolters worked as a nurse's aide for 25 years at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was the oldest living member of New McKendree United Methodist Church and belonged to Chapter 91, Order of Eastern Star...
Jerome Pittman (09/23/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Jerome C. Pittman, 64, of Perryville died at his home on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2007. He was born Oct. 11, 1942, the son of Ivroy and Mary Holmes Pittman. He married Neomia K. Boland on Jan. 2, 1965. Pittman was a member of Brushy Bible Baptist Church and the American Legion Post 133...
Norma Wolters (09/22/07)
Norma Wolters, 93, of Jackson died Friday, Sept. 21, 2007 at her home. Arrangements are incomplete at Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home in Jackson.
Christeen Slinkard (09/22/07)
Christeen Lilly Slinkard, 91, of Jackson died Thursday, Sept. 20, 2007, at Monticello House. She was born March 4, 1916, in Vanduser, Mo., daughter of John Henry and Mary Husk Clark. She and Eugene Slinkard were married Nov. 3, 1933, in Jackson. He died July 10, 2001...
Brian Sitze Jr. (09/23/07)
Brian Owen Sitze Jr., infant son of Brian O. and Shannon R. Davis Sitze of Marble Hill, Mo., was born and died on Friday, Sept. 21, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Survivors include his parents; paternal grandparents, Clark and Cheryle Sitze, of Marble Hill; maternal grandfather, Donald Clyde Warren, of Lonoke, Ark.; maternal grandmother Theresa Dayle Sheppard of the state of Missouri; and a sister, Makayla Renee Sitze, of Marble Hill...
Marilyn Schwach (09/23/07)
Marilyn Schwach, 84, of Chaffee, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 21, 2007, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girar-deau. She was born Oct. 21, 1922, daughter of Charles and Laura Kreugert Schoenherr. She married Nicholas H. Schwach on May 24, 1946. He died Oct. 27, 2001...
Lillian Lawler (09/23/07)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Lillian A. Lawler, 84, of Mounds, died Friday, Sept. 21, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Jan. 21, 1923, in Cairo, Ill., the daughter of Albert B. and Ann Singleton Mosely. She married Michael K, Lawler Sr. Lawler worked as a cashier at Wonder Market in Cairo and was a member of the Villa Ridge Union Church in Villa Ridge, Ill...
Teddy May (09/23/07)
Teddy Wayne May. 51, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Sept. 22, 2007, at this home. He was born May 6, 1956, in Cocoa Beach, Fla., the son of Jack Norman and June Marie Jones May. He married Joyce Brown on Feb. 25, 1987, in Cape Girardeau. May worked as a mechanic for the city of Denver and was a truck driver. He worked construction for the Carpenters Union in St. Louis. He was a mechanic for C&G Feed & Supply in Fruitland, and worked for Blattner Steel and Fabrication in Cape Girardeau...
Lou Hobbs (09/22/07)
Louis Boyd "Lou" Hobbs, 65, of Jackson died Thursday, Sept. 20, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Oct. 11, 1941, in Cape Gir-ardeau, son of Boyd and Ruby Belle Pobst Hobbs. He and Nancy Lee Livesay were married Jan. 21, 1962, in Scott City...
Lillie Brehmer (09/22/07)
Lillie Belle Brehmer, daughter of the late John Thomas and Lilly Crowe Looney, was born April 2, 1921, in Greensburg, Kan., and departed this life in the Cypress Point Healthcare at Dexter, Mo., Friday, Sept. 21, 2007, at the age of 86. Mrs. Brehmer was a member of Faith Lutheran Church in Dexter where she enjoyed singing in the choir, had worked alongside of her husband 50 years on the family farm, was a homemaker, a porcelain artist, a member of the home extension club, a member of OAKS, a former teacher in Helena, Okla., and a resident of Dexter.. ...
Keith Bauer (09/22/07)
Keith H. Bauer went to meet our Lord Jesus Christ Thursday, Sept. 20, 2007, at home after an illness at the age of 56. He was born May 25, 1951, in Chicago, son of George W. and Marion Howard Bauer. He was united in marriage to Karen L. Eaker at Gordonville March 19, 2000...
Jerry Dixon (09/22/07)
Jerry Ann Dixon, 76, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Sept. 20, 2007, at Life Care Center. She was born Sept. 29, 1930, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Felix A. and Zita Mary Farrar Schindler. She and LeRoy E. Dixon were married Jan. 21, 1962, in Sikeston. He preceded her in death...
Bill Suffern (09/22/07)
William Phineous "Bill" Suffern, 69, of Jackson died Thursday, Sept. 20, 2007, at his home. He was born Oct. 12, 1937, in Virginia, Ill., son of Howard Phineous and Myrtle Lucille Davis Suffern. He and Kathy D. Smith were married Oct. 18, 1978. Suffern was an electrical engineer 35 years with Diamond Power Specialty Co. in Lancaster, Ohio, retiring in August 2005...
Della Weisbrod (09/22/07)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Della C. Weisbrod, 98, of Perryville died Friday, Sept. 21, 2007, at Perry Oaks Manor. She was born Sept. 14, 1909, at Friedheim, daughter of Frederick and Regina Ruch Berkbigler. She and Wilbert Weisbrod were married Aug. 2, 1933, in Perryville. He died in 1974...
Mary Glastetter (09/23/07)
NEW HAMBURG, Mo. -- Mary Helen Glastetter, 91, of New Hamburg died Friday, Sept. 21, 2007, at the Monticello House in Jackson. She was born Dec. 28, 1915, at St. Louis, daughter of Stanley and Angela Kotraka Kosciulek. She and Leon Glastetter were married May 6, 1939. He died Feb. 14, 1998...
Richard Baker (09/22/07)
ANNA, Ill. -- Richard Lee "Dick" Baker, 82, of Anna died Thursday, Sept. 20, 2007, at his home. He was born Oct. 20, 1924, in Dongola, Ill., son of Frank and Geneva Greer Baker. He and Margie Fisher Smith were married Feb. 20, 1975, in Jonesboro, Ill...