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Obituaries from January 2008

Fannie Mae German (01/31/08)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Fannie Mae German, 81, of Mounds died Monday, Jan. 28, 2008, at Day Star Care Center in Cairo, Ill. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to service time Saturday at Massie Funeral Home in Mounds. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with James W. Woodside Jr. officiating. Burial will be in Green Lawn Memorial Garden at Villa Ridge, Ill...
Ethel Cannon (01/31/08)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Ethel Louise Cannon, 91, of Chaffee died Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Jan. 25, 1917, at Poplar Bluff, Mo, daughter of Willie Edward and Cynthia Margarite Crittenden Jeffries. She and Elmer Andrew Cannon were married May 4, 1935. He died May 9, 2001...
Cornelius Seyer (01/31/08)
Cornelius J. "Cornel" Seyer, 75, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Frances Reed (01/31/08)
Frances Helena Coble Reed, 93, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2008, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. She was born June 16, 1914, in Graysville, Ky., daughter of John Thomas and Louisa Bom Coble. She and Clyde E. Reed were married Dec. 23, 1963, in Benton, Mo. He died Jan. 5, 2007...
Brandy Hobeck-Noah (01/31/08)
Brandy Hobeck-Noah, 27, of Millersville, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2008, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. She was born Nov. 2, 1980, in Cape Girardeau, to Scott and Gina Whitener Hobeck. Brandy graduated from Jackson High School in 1999. She worked for Noffel Feuerhahn Center for Orthodontics in Cape Girardeau, and was currently a project manager at General Sign Co. in Cape Girardeau...
Bernard Daniel (01/31/08)
Huey Bernard Daniel, 76, of Scott City died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2008, at his home. He was born Aug. 27, 1931, in Summerdale, Ala., son of William Abel and Zuma Mae Burns Daniel. He and Barbara Nell Traylor were married June 1, 1953, in Winter Haven, Fla...
Julia Clement (01/31/08)
Julia Vandivort Stein Clement, 98, died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2008, in Kirkwood, Mo. She was born Aug. 4, 1909, in Jackson, daughter of Clyde A. and Julie Adele Sanford Vandivort. Julia Sanford Vandivort Stein Clement grew up in Cape Girardeau before automobiles, household appliances, penicillin, women priests in the Episcopal Church, a woman's right to vote and the civil rights movement...
Jackie Hammontree (01/30/08)
PATTON, Mo. -- Graveside service for Jackie Lynn Hammontree, 49, of Patton will be at noon today at Bollinger County Memorial Park Cemetery, with the Rev. Fred Ritter officiating. She died Monday, Jan. 28, 2008, at her home. She was born May 10, 1958, in Tucson, Ariz., daughter of Thomas and Jetta Toddy Hammontree...
James DeVault (01/30/08)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- James Ray DeVault, 83, of Marble Hill died Monday, Jan. 28, 2008, at his home. He was born April 30, 1924, at Leon, W.Va., son of Pinkney Ray and Oma May Hernman DeVault. He and Carolyn Sue Nance were married Aug. 10, 1975. He had worked as a welder at Marette Shipyards in Point Pleasant, W.Va. He moved to this area in 1980 from Kingston, Ill., and was a member of the Patton Church of God...
Roy Bollinger (01/30/08)
Will Roy Bollinger, 76, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Jan. 27, 2008, at Progress West Hospital in O'Fallon, Mo. He was born Jan. 16, 1932, in Bell City, Mo., son of James Elonzo "Lon" and "Grace" Earl Loftin Bollinger. He was a truck driver with Jerry Lipps Trucking for 60 years...
Alma Schnurbusch (01/30/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Alma C. Schnurbusch, 85, of Perryville died Saturday, Jan. 26, 2008, at Perry Oaks Nursing Center. She was born Feb. 15, 1922, in Apple Creek, Mo., daughter of Frank and Anna Schonhoff Buchheit. She and Everett Schnurbusch were married Aug. 17, 1946, in Perryville...
Julia Stein (01/30/08)
Julia Sanford Vandivort Stein, 98, of St. Louis, formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2008. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Pamela Turlington (01/30/08)
DEXTER, Mo. -- Pamela Weber Turlington, 66, of Dexter, formerly of Kennett, Mo., died Monday, Jan. 28, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Jan. 17, 1942, at Dexter, daughter of Capt. Edmund Weber and Mae Weber Lynch...
Logreta Hinkle (01/30/08)
ANNA, Ill. -- Logreta Hinkle, 88, of Anna died Monday, Jan. 28, 2008, at Union County Nursing Home in Anna. She was born Jan. 17, 1920, in Johnson County, Ill., daughter of Irvin and Bertha Anderson Merriman. She and Harry Hinkle were married March 27, 1948. He died March 5, 2006...
Myrtle Sutterer (01/30/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Myrtle E. Sutterer, 93, of Perryville died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2008, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. She was born Dec. 21, 1914, in Bollinger County, Mo., daughter of William and Mary Ellen York Farris. She and Joseph A. Sutterer were married Nov. 12, 1932. He died Nov. 15, 1969...
Karen Norris (01/29/08)
PATTON, Mo. -- Karen "Diane" Norris, 55, of Patton died Sunday, Jan. 27, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Feb. 21, 1952, in Campbell, Mo., daughter of James C. and Earline Mabry Newman. She married Randy Norris on Sept. 9, 2005...
Will Bollinger (01/29/08)
Will Roy Bollinger, 76, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Jan. 27, 2008, at Progress West Hospital in O'Fallon, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City.
Betty Gramlisch (01/29/08)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Betty Louise Gramlisch, 69, of Chaffee died Sunday, Jan. 27, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born June 6, 1938, at Oran, daughter of Wallace and Juanita Hunt Hanshew. She was a member of First United Methodist Church in Chaffee...
Virginia Dix (01/29/08)
BENTON, Mo. -- Virginia Lee Dix, 85, of Benton died Monday, Jan. 28, 2008, at Ratliff Care Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Feb. 19, 1922, at Quaker, Mo., daughter of Wesley and Belle Tedder Martin. She and Arthur Dewey Dix were married Feb. 19, 1939, and he died Nov. 18, 1988...
Acie Fulbright (01/29/08)
BENTON, Ky. -- Acie D. "Bud" Fulbright, 80, formerly of Gilbertsville, Ky., died Thursday, Jan. 17, 2008, in Elk Grove, Calif. He was born in Oak Ridge, son of Dock and Mary McLane Fulbright. He married Betty Jo Downs. She preceded him in death. He then later married Marie Mays. She also preceded him in death...
Norman Riehn (01/29/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Norman E. Riehn, 82, of Perryville died Sunday, Jan. 27, 2008, at Perry Oaks Manor in Perryville. He was born on Aug. 18, 1925, in Cape Girardeau County, son of John L. and Nettie L. Hilderbrand Riehn. He married Mabel F. Friese on May 10, 1947. She died Oct. 12, 2003...
Dorothy Acton (01/29/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Dorothy Mae Acton, 70, of Perryville died Sunday, Jan. 27, 2008 at her home. She was born March 19, 1937, in Perry County, daughter of Adren E. and Mary E. Brown Adams. She married Dillard H. Acton on May 10, 1974, in Perryville. She was a former member of St. John's Catholic Church in Lithium, Mo...
Henry Malone (01/29/08)
DIXON, Ill. -- Henry E. Malone, 83, of Dixon, died Saturday, Jan. 26, 2008, at KSB Hospital in Dixon. He was born Dec. 30, 1924, in Thebes, Ill., son of Jack Malone and Carmie Harden Wolford. He married Gilberte Merzereau on April 5, 1973, in Cape Girardeau. She preceded him in death on Aug. 4, 2006...
Alvis McCardle (01/29/08)
Alvis Lorene McCardle, 73, of Jackson, died Monday, Jan. 28, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born May 3, 1934, in Bollinger County, daughter of Alvie and Alma Leggett Lazenbee. She was a retired machine operator for Florsheim Shoe Company in Cape Girardeau...
Tilmon Blocker (01/29/08)
Tilmon R. Blocker, 76, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Jan. 28, 2008, at his home. He was born Sept. 17, 1931, son of Tilmon and Ruth Russell Blocker. He married Evelyn Fornkohl on March 18, 1961, in Marble Hill, Mo. He served in the United States Navy during the Korean War as a GM3. He had been employed with Rose Barge Lines, Cape Poster and the city of Cape Girardeau...
Ruth Green (01/29/08)
Ruth A. Green, 57, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Jan. 27, 2008, at Heartland Care and Rehab in Cape Girardeau. She was born Feb. 21, 1950, at Delta, daughter of the late Eula and Freda Friedrich Mansker. She and Norvel J. "Joe" Green were married Dec. 8, 1970, in Cape Girardeau. He died in 2005...
Jeffrey Mayberry (01/29/08)
Jeffrey Todd Mayberry, 37, of Cape Girardeau, died Friday, Jan. 25, 2008, in Orange County, Texas. He was born on June 3, 1970, in St. Louis, the son of Thomas W. and Debbie K. (Story) Mayberry. He graduated from Kelly High School in Benton, Mo., in 1988 and served in the U.S. Navy from June 16, 1988, to May 15, 1992...
Calvin Nebel (01/28/08)
Calvin Paul Nebel, 83, entered his heavenly home on Jan. 26, 2008. He lived in Benton, Mo., for 50 years, then moved to Saxony Village and was a resident of the Missouri Veterans Home. He was born west of Cape Girardeau on Oct. 14, 1924, the son of the late Julius and Pauline (Friedrich) Nebel...
Ellen Kiefer (01/28/08)
Ellen M. Kiefer, 79, of Oran, Mo., died Sunday, Jan. 27, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Feb. 5, 1928, the daughter of Z.C. and Myrtle Moore Cody in Casa, Ark. She was a retired house keeper and worked at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was a member of Assembly of God Church in Chaffee, Mo...
Henry Malone (01/28/08)
Henry Edward Malone, 83, of Dixon, Ill., formerly of Scott City, Mo., died Saturday, Jan. 26, 2008, at Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital in Dixon. Arrangements are incomplete at Lorberg Memorial Funeral Chapel.
Ruth Green (01/28/08)
Ruth A. Green, 56, of Jackson died Sunday, Jan. 27, 2008, at Heartland Care and Rehab in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Jones Funeral Home in Tamms, Ill.
Kathryn Beavers Dover (01/28/08)
MOUND CITY, Ill. --Kathryn "Kitty" Beavers Dover, 74, of Mound City died Saturday, Jan. 26, 2008, at her home. Dover was born Dec. 3, 1933, in Scott County, Mo., daughter of James W. and Clara Baugher Beavers. She was married to Mark Dover Jr. He died Dec. 3, 2000...
Hugo Boettcher (01/28/08)
Hugo S. G. Boettcher, 90, of Frohna, Mo., died Saturday, Jan. 26, 2008, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. He was born Dec. 15, 1917, in Jerico Springs, Mo., son of Albert G. L. and Rosa Schultz Boettcher. He and Corine L. Palisch were married Sept. 15, 1946...
Merline Hente (01/27/08)
Merline Edna Hente, 82, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Jan. 25, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Aug. 4, 1925, in Cape Girardeau, the daughter of Martin Edward and Rosa Louise Fassold Hente. Hente was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church and a graduate of Cape Girardeau Central High School. She worked 42 years for Florsheim Shoe Co. as an inspector...
Jeffrey Mayberry (01/27/08)
BEAUMONT, Texas -- Jeffrey Todd Mayberry, 37, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Jan. 25, 2008, in Beaumont. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Dixie Urhahn (01/27/08)
BENTON, Mo. -- Dixie V. Urhahn, 91, of Benton died Friday, Jan. 25, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Sept. 26, 1916, at Morley, Mo., daughter of Jesse and Blanche Williams Kirby. She and Henry Leo Urhahn were married Sept. 17, 1935, at Benton. He died March 7, 1999...
Leonard Schumacher (01/27/08)
Beloved husband, father, grandfather Leonard Joseph Schumacher passed away early on the morning of Saturday, Jan. 26, 2008, at the Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. Leonard Joseph Schumacher was born Feb. 22, 1916, in Mena, Ark., son of John Henry and Agnes Bigler Schumacher, both of Cobden, Ill. ...
Iva Rhymer (01/27/08)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Iva Rhymer, 88, of Jonesboro died Saturday, Jan. 26, 2008, at her home. She was born July 29, 1919, in Dongola, Ill., daughter of John W. and Sarah E. (Smith) Dale. She married Jimmie Rhymer Sr. He died March 6, 1996. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Anna, Ill. She retired from Anna Mental Health Center after 24 years of service...
Barbara Lafferty-Green (01/27/08)
Barbara Lafferty-Green, 60, of Jackson passed away Friday, Jan. 25, 2008, at her home. She was born Feb. 5, 1947, in Baltimore, daughter of John Weldon and Violet Grishom Lafferty. She and Carl Green were married June 26, 1965, in Oxly, Mo. Carl and Barbara resided in Jackson for 32 years. ...
Calvin Nebel (01/27/08)
Calvin Paul Nebel, 83, entered his heavenly home on Jan. 26, 2008. He lived in Benton, Mo., for 50 years, then moved to Saxony Village and was a resident of the Missouri Veterans Home. He was born west of Cape Girardeau on Oct. 14, 1924, the son of the late Julius and Pauline (Friedrich) Nebel...
Earlene Phelps Tidwell (01/27/08)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Earlene Phelps Tidwell, 75, of Advance died Friday, Jan. 25, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital, Cape Girardeau. She was born April 19, 1932, at Sturdivant, daughter of Edward and Clara Cooper Limbaugh. She and James Ferrell Phelps were married. He died in 1961. She and Kenneth Tidwell were married in 1967...
Kathryn Dover (01/27/08)
Kathryn "Kitty" Beavers Dover, 74, of Mound City, Ill., died Saturday, Jan. 26, 2008, at her home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Jones Funeral Home in Villa Ridge, Ill.
J.W. Armbruster (01/27/08)
Joseph Wilfred "Bill" Armbruster, 93, of Cape Girardeau passed away Friday, Jan. 25, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born April 25, 1914, at St. Mary, Mo., son of Henry Ludwig and Philomena Wengert Armbruster. He and Mary Goldie Parres were married June 1, 1940, at Brewer, Mo., and after 66 years of marriage she preceded him in death on Sept. 17, 2006...
Dustin Lincoln (01/27/08)
Dustin Wade Lincoln, 29, of Millersville died Saturday, Jan. 26, in Bloomfield, Mo. He was born April 4, 1978, son of Clifford H. Lincoln and Nola June Beard Lincoln. Lincoln was a blasting supervisor at N.B. Harty Co. He attended Woodland schools. He is survived by his mother, three brothers, Clayton Todd Lincoln, of Glenallen, Mo., Christopher A. Lincoln and Clifford M. Lincoln Jr., both of Millersville; two sisters, April Thele of Marble Hill, Mo., and Sharon Franz of Scott City...
Junior Eastabrook (01/26/08)
FRIEDHEIM, Mo. -- Junior LaPierre Eastabrook, 81, of Friedheim died Friday, Jan. 25, 2008, at Independence Care Center of Perry County in Perryville, Mo. He was born July 28, 1926, in Crockett, Ark., son of LaPierre and Elsie Elnora Pulver Eastabrook. He and Austene Shelton were married Feb. 14, 1975. She died in September 2005...
Allan Weller (01/25/08)
Allan H. Weller, 79, of Cape Girardeau passed away Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2008, at his home. He was born Jan. 18, 1929, in Rochester, N.Y., son of Oscar and Marion Hall Weller. He and Ethel M. Masters were married Oct. 1, 1976. She survives. Allan was an active member of La Croix United Methodist Church in Cape Girardeau...
Allan Weller (01/24/08)
Allan H. Weller, 79, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2008, at his home. McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Doris Berry (01/24/08)
Doris Jean Berry, 76, of Oak Ridge died Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2008, at Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Jan. 4, 1932, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Rueben "Buss" and Lucy Myrtle Reynolds Whittaker. Berry worked at Davis Electric in Cape Girardeau from 1952 to 1962. She owned and operated Oak Ridge Cafe from 1980 to 1990. She was a member of Caney Fork Baptist Church...
Dixie McHughs (01/24/08)
THEBES, Ill. -- Dixie E. McHughs, 75, of Thebes died Monday, Jan. 21, 2008, at her home. She was born Feb. 24, 1932, in Oakland, Tenn., daughter of Daniel and Mabel Siebert Fedderly. She and Vernon McHughs were married Oct. 7, 1948, in Olive Branch, Ill. He died Jan. 14, 1998...
LaNelle Howell (01/24/08)
LaNelle R. Howell, 67, of Scott City passed away Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2008. She was affectionately known by most friends in Scott City as "Mom Howell." LaNelle was born Oct. 9, 1940, to J.Y. Holmes and Esther Hilliker Holmes Moore. She and Carl D. Howell Sr. were married March 10, 1956...
Ruby Connor (01/24/08)
Ruby W. Connor, 95, of Cape Girardeau passed away Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2008, at Ratliff Care Center. She was born Aug. 20, 1912, in Mooreland, Okla. She and Vincent E. Connor were married Dec. 13, 1941. He died Nov. 21, 1996. Ruby was a member of Queen Esther Chapter of Eastern Star in Woodward, Okla...
Dixie McHughs (01/23/08)
THEBES, Ill. -- Dixie E. McHughs, 75, of Thebes, died Monday, Jan. 21, 2008, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete at Lorberg Memorial Funeral Chapel in Cape Girardeau.
Ruth Graham (01/23/08)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Ruth Ann Graham, 58, of Sikeston, died Monday, Jan. 21, 2008, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. She was born Oct. 4, 1949, in Bertrand, Mo., daughter of Wilber Hershal and Betty Bishop Vanpool. She was employed as a cashier at Wal-Mart for more than 20 years and was of the Baptist faith...
William Smith (01/23/08)
PATTON, Mo. -- William Ferdinand Smith, 95, of Patton, died Monday, Jan. 21, 2008, at Monticello House in Jackson. He was born June 2, 1912, in Patton, son of Jasper Newton and Janie Matelda Tinnin Smith. He married Gladys Ilene Johnson on Dec. 14, 1938. She preceded him death Jan. 1, 1995. He then married Viola Geraldine Long in 2001...
Delphia Tucker (01/23/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Delphia L. Tucker, 77, of Perryville died Monday, Jan. 21, 2008, at Independence Care Center in Perry County. She was born Aug. 4, 1930, daughter of Henry and Wilamina Lohmann Mangels in Farrar, Mo. She married Francis J. Tucker on July 3, 1948. He preceded her in death Jan. 11, 1994...
Ruby Yount (01/23/08)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Ruby Lois Yount, 75, of Marble Hill, died Monday, Jan. 21, 2008, at the home of her son. She was born June 17, 1932, at Malden, Mo., daughter of Lee and Bessie Hanks Hughes. She married Frank Harry Yount on June 19, 1948. He preceded her in death Sept. 8, 1995...
Rosybell Stephens (01/23/08)
Rosybell (Steward) Stephens, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2008 at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. She was born on Sept. 10, 1919, in Advance, Mo., the daughter of James W. and Lillie (Goff) Steward. She and Joseph B. Stephens were married on Nov. 11, 1939, in Benton, Mo. He died July 31, 2007...
David Eggert (01/23/08)
David Eggert, 92, formerly of California, died Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2008, at The Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He lived in Cape Girardeau for 10 years. He was born Aug. 5, 1915, in Oregon City, Ore., the son of Alexander and Emma (Domries) Eggert. He and Lavina (Collier) Cargle Eggert were married on Oct. 23, 2000 in Las Vegas...
Patsy Harris (01/22/08)
Patsy Lou Harris, 74, of Jackson died Saturday, Jan. 19, 2008, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 13, 1933, in Millersville, daughter of Cody and June Lane Brown. She and James J. Harris were married Jan. 18, 1954. He died March 23, 1991...
Ruth Wright (01/22/08)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Ruth Wright, 87, of Jonesboro, formerly of Wolf Lake, Ill., died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2008, at Jonesboro Health Care Center. She was born Aug. 4, 1920, in Kansas City, Kan., daughter of George and Clara Mae Hoopes Whinery. Survivors include four daughters, Clara Folsom and Edna Franks of Kansas City, Eva Strough of Anna, Ill., Ruby Smith of Wolf Lake; seven sons, George Coldren of Coronado, Calif., Kelley Wright of Haughton, La., Harold King of Iowa, Gary Coldren, Larry Coldren, Willis Smythe and Claude Smythe.. ...
Timothy Payton (01/22/08)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Timothy Cris Payton, 44, of Marble Hill died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Feb. 3, 1963, in Lorain, Ohio, son of Kenneth and Evelyn Wontona Razer Payton. Payton formerly worked at Fazoli's...
Mary Wahlers (01/22/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Mary L. Wahlers, 61, of Perryville died Monday, Jan. 21, 2008, at her home. She was born Sept. 18, 1946, in Perry County, Mo., daughter of Elmer and Irene Sewing Cox. She and Floyd W. Wahlers were married Jan. 30, 1968. Wahlers was a member of Zion Lutheran Church at Crosstown, Mo., its Ladies Aid and a garden club...
Georgianna Essner (01/22/08)
KELSO, Mo. -- Georgianna Clara Essner, 75, of Kelso died Monday, Jan. 21, 2008, at Fountainbleau Lodge in Cape Girardeau. She was born Sept. 29, 1932, at Kelso, daughter of Louis Adam and Leona Agnes Scherer Essner. Essner had been a bundler at Ralph Edwards Sportswear. She was a member of St. Augustine Catholic Church in Kelso and its Ladies Sodality, and VFW Auxiliary Post 6407 in Scott City...
Elsie Davis (01/22/08)
Elsie Mae Davis, 94, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2008, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Nov. 19, 1913, in Fanning County, Texas, daughter of Martin and Elizabeth Littrell Carter. She and W.E. Davis were married July 4, 1939. He died in 1992...
Flora Garrard (01/22/08)
CHARLESTON, Mo. -- Flora Garrard, 96, of Charleston, formerly of Parma, Mo., died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2008, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Mo. She was born June 3, 1911, in Phil Campbell, Ala., daughter of Thomas Eason and Kate Moriah Howard Faulkner. She and Ester Wallace Garrard were married in 1928. He died May 16, 1965...
Reba White (01/22/08)
ELCO, Ill. -- Reba M. White, 84, of Elco died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Dec. 18, 1923, in Elco, to Loyie and Flossie Lessar West. She married Herman Miller, who preceded her in death. She married Jesse E. White Jr. Aug. 29, 1947...
Pansy Fitzgerald (01/22/08)
THEBES, Ill. -- Pansy Kirby Fitzgerald, 88, of Thebes went home to be with Jesus surrounded by her family at the home of her son Sunday, Jan. 20, 2008. She was born Dec. 31, 1919, in Alexander County, Ill., to Charles and Maude Jackson Prater. She married Brother Robert Ray Kirby Aug. 4, 1937, and they enjoyed 50 years of marriage until his death Nov. 27, 1987. She married Clarence Fitzgerald March 4, 1989. He preceded her in death June 6, 1993...
Dorothy Irwin (01/21/08)
Dorothy C. Irwin, 72, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Lansing, Ill., died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born June 4, 1935, in Vincent, Iowa, the daughter of Hugo C. and Viola Rossman Rossow. She and George W. Irwin were married in February of 1959 in Fort Dodge, Iowa. He died Jan. 20, 2006...
Reba White (01/21/08)
Reba M. White, 84, of Elco, Ill., died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Crain Funeral Home.
Georgia Williams (01/21/08)
Georgia "Jo" M. Williams, 80, of Cape Girardeau, died Saturday, Jan. 19, 2008, at the Life Care Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Jan. 15, 1928, in Ellsinore, Mo., daughter of Elmer and Rosa Nelson Stokely. She and Calvin R. Williams were married Dec. 7, 1944. He died Oct. 10, 1998. She married Paul Williams in 2002...
Charles Garrett (01/21/08)
ANNA, Ill. --Charles Garrett, 81, of Anna, formerly of Branson, Mo., and Pekin, Ill., died Saturday, Jan. 19, 2008, at Heartland Regional Medical Center in Marion, Ill. He was born May 1, 1926, in Rockport, Ind., the son of Richard and Minnie Green Garrett. He married Ruth Meyer on Aug. 8, 1948. She died March 13, 2004...
Iona Zoellner (01/21/08)
Iona Zoellner, 93, of Friedheim, Mo., died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2008, at Jackson Manor Nursing Home in Jackson. She was born June 15, 1914, near Daisy, daughter of Jeff and Iva Drum Barks. She and Elmer F. Zoellner were married Feb. 9, 1936, in Friedheim...
Timothy Payton (01/21/08)
Timothy Payton, 44, died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Pansy Kirby Fitzgerald (01/21/08)
THEBES, Ill. --Pansy Kirby Fitzgerald, 88, of Thebes died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2008, at her home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Crain Funeral Home in Tamms, Ill.
Anna Dillingham (01/21/08)
Anna Dillingham, 80, of Cape Girardeau, died Saturday, Jan. 19, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born April 12, 1927, in Little Rock, Ark., daughter of Everett and Elma Craig Fitzgerald. She and Earl Kenneth "Buddy" Dillingham were married Dec. 16, 1944, in Cape Girardeau. He died Feb. 19, 1987...
Ada Link (01/21/08)
BONNE TERRE, Mo. -- Ada Link, 97, of Bonne Terre died Saturday, Jan. 19, 2008, at St. Joe Manor in Bonne Terre. She was born Sept. 10, 1910, at Valley Mines, Mo., daughter of Harley and Bessie Taylor Dunwooddie. She and Arvil Link were married Sept. 28, 1928, at Bonne Terre. He died Dec. 2, 1982...
Lester Burger Jr. (01/21/08)
Lester Charles Burger Jr., 69, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Jan. 18, 2008, at home. He was born June 13, 1938, in Cape Girardeau, son of Lester Charles and Stella Mae Parks Burger Sr. He and Alice Burns were married Aug. 7, 1976, in Cape Girardeau. She died July 15, 2003...
Charles Garrett (01/20/08)
ANNA, Ill. -- Charles Garrett, 81, of Anna died Saturday, Jan. 19, 2008, at Heartland Regional Medical Center in Marion, Ill. Arrangements are incomplete at Crain Funeral Home in Anna-Jonesboro, Ill.
Lester Burger Jr. (01/20/08)
Lester Charles Burger Jr., 69, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Jan. 28, 2008, at home. He was born June 13, 1938, in Cape Girardeau, son of Lester Charles and Stella Mae Parks Burger Sr. He and Alice Burns were married Aug. 7, 1976, in Cape Girardeau. She died July 15, 2003...
Monsignor John Westhues (01/20/08)
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Monsignor John Henry Westhues, 85, passed away on Jan. 18, 2008, in St. John's Hospital. Monsignor was born June 19, 1922, in Jefferson City, Mo., to Henry and Helen Roer Westhues. He was a graduate of St. Peter's High School in Jefferson City. ...
Anna Dillingham (01/20/08)
Anna Dillingham, 80, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Jan. 19, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
William Versheldon Jr. (01/20/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- William J. Versheldon Jr., 73, of Perryville died Friday, Jan. 18, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born Sept. 27, 1934, at Perryville, son of William J. and Ruth A. Zoellner Versheldon. He and Dorothy Welker were married Nov. 27, 1965, at Apple Creek, Mo...
Patsy Harris (01/20/08)
Patsy Lou Harris, 74, of Jackson died Saturday, Jan. 19, 2008, at the Lutheran Home. McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Gene Wilcox (01/19/08)
Earl Eugene "Gene" Wilcox, 83, died Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2008, in Henderson, Nev. He was born Sept. 16, 1923, in Jackson, son of Earl E. and Della Crites Wilcox. He married Maxine Ray. Wilcox grew up in Jackson and Shawneetown, and graduated from Jackson High School in 1943. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1943 to 1946 aboard the destroyer USS Strong in the Pacific during World War II...
Mary Schubert (01/19/08)
Mary F. Schubert, 81, of Jackson died Thursday, Jan. 17, 2008, at her home. She was born May 26, 1926, in Arbor, Mo., daughter of Arthur and Sarah F. Moreland Hitt. She and Bill Schubert were married Oct. 27, 1956. He died Nov. 20, 2007. Schubert graduated from Randles High School in 1942. ...
Charles Simms (01/19/08)
Charles Wayne Simms, 67, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Jan. 17, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born Dec. 22, 1940, in Ridgely, Tenn., son of J.T. and Gladys Edgin Simms. He and Abby Ardella Floyd were married May 16, 1964, in Rector, Ark...
Gertrude Garris (01/19/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Gertrude Garris, 85, of Perryville died Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2008, at Perry Oaks Manor. She was born Oct. 22, 1922, in Newfoundland, Canada, daughter of Peter and Mary Blackmore. She married Louie Garris, who died March 19, 1981. Garris worked at International Shoe Co. and had been a nurse's aide...
Virginia Beger (01/19/08)
Virginia A. "Ginny" Beger, 79, of Overland, Mo., died Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2008, at DePaul Health Center in Bridgeton, Mo. She was born Jan. 13, 1929, in Altenburg, Mo., daughter of Hieronymous and Hilda Jungklaus Schade. She married Orvis W. Beger. Beger retired as a data entry worker at the Sporting News in St. Louis...
Joe Beckett (01/19/08)
Joe Edward Beckett, 75, of Sanford, Fla., died Friday, Jan. 11, 2008. The funeral will be today at Sunset's Houghton-Leasure Funeral Home, 200 E. West Street, Georgetown, Ill. Burial will be in Crown Hill Cemetery at Ridge Farm, Ill. He was born Aug. 2, 1932, to Eli Austin "Tot" Beckett and Myrtle Serena Flynn Beckett. He grew up at 513 Bellevue in Cape Girardeau. He was married to Shirley Rose Ankrum May 22, 1955, in Ridge Farm...
Sharon Rogers (01/19/08)
Sharon Katheryn Rogers, 65, of Scott City died Thursday, Jan. 17, 2008, in Jackson. She was born Oct. 12, 1942, at Ancell, daughter of Albert Joseph and Julia Frances Enderle Dumey. She and Charles J. "Onie" Rogers were married May 13, 1994, in Las Vegas...
Robert McMillan (01/18/08)
THEBES, Ill. -- Robert Anthony McMillan, 32, of Thebes died Friday, Jan. 11, 2008, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Friends may call from 4 p.m. to service time today at Massie Funeral Home in Mounds, Ill. The funeral will be at 6 p.m. today at the funeral home, with Tyrone Coleman officiating. Burial will be in Mound City National Cemetery...
Jesse Hester (01/18/08)
Jesse Lee Hester, 52, of Bernie, Mo., formerly of East Prairie, Mo., died Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2008, at John J. Pershing V.A. Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. He was born Aug. 16, 1955, in Sikeston, Mo., son of the late Delmas Leon and Mary Pauline Carter Hester...
Irene Myer (01/18/08)
Irene M. Myer, 81, of Jackson died Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Feb. 3, 1926, in Egypt Mills, daughter of Albert J. and Amanda M. Schenimann Heise. She and Roy E. Myer were married Dec. 25, 1943. He died Jan. 8, 1970...
Amanda Bradley (01/18/08)
MARQUAND, Mo. -- Amanda Kaye Bradley, 27, of Marquand died Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2008, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. She was born Aug. 18, 1980, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Larry Dale and Anita Christine Winchester Bradley. Bradley was a sales associate at Wal-Mart in Fredericktown, Mo. She had worked at the Lutheran Home and The Pyramid Group in Cape Girardeau, and at Monograms and More in Patton, Mo...
Ervin Lohmann (01/18/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Ervin E. Lohmann, 81, of Perryville died Thursday, Jan. 17, 2008, at Perry Oaks Manor. He was born June 8, 1926, in Perry County, Mo., son of Henry J. and Anna Meyer Lohmann. Lohmann was a farmer. He was a member of Salem Lutheran Church in Farrar, Mo...
Bernadine Myers (01/18/08)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Bernadine Aldora Myers, 86, of Marble Hill died Thursday, Jan. 17, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Nov. 13, 1921, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Clyde and Elsie Lutes Caldwell. She and Luther Scott Myers were married May 3, 1953, and he died Dec. 25, 1979...
Frank Lewis (01/18/08)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Frank "Diesel Doctor" Lewis, 80, of Sikeston died Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2008, at the Sikeston Convalescent Center. He was born Nov. 5, 1927, at Potosi, Mo., son of Omer E. and Irene Rector Lewis. He and Daisy Harp were married Oct. 2, 1956, at Kewanee, Mo...
Charles Simms (01/18/08)
Charles W. Simms, 67, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Jan. 17, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Gertrude Garris (01/18/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Gertrude Garris, 85, of Perryville died Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2008, at Perry Oaks Manor. Friends may call from 5 to 9 p.m. today and from 6:30 a.m. until time of service Saturday at Young and Sons Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home...
Blanche Roberts (01/18/08)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Blanche Pree Roberts, 91, of Detroit, formerly of Mounds, died Monday, Jan. 7, 2008, at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit. Graveside service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Thistlewood Cemetery in Mounds, with the Rev. Ronnie Mack officiating...
Bob McDowell (01/18/08)
Bob L. McDowell, 73, of Jackson passed away Thursday, Jan. 17, 2008, at his home. He was born Feb. 5, 1934, in Cape Girardeau, son of Robert Lee and Ilda Shaner McDowell. He was inducted into the U.S. Army in 1956 and was honorably discharged in 1958...
Donald McMullin (01/18/08)
Donald Ray McMullin, 72, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2008, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. He was born Sept. 16, 1935, in Morley, Mo., son of Amos and Maggie Bryant McMullin. He and Sue Barringer were married Oct. 8, 1961. He was a member of Cape First Church. After earning a degree in nursing, he became a nursing home administrator. He was a previous owner and administrator of Maple Crest Manor and Frederick Street Manor from 1965 to 1999...
Naomi Ervin (01/18/08)
Naomi Ervin, 84, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Jan. 17, 2008, at her home. She was born May 10, 1923, in Allenville, daughter of Oscar and Reva Brown Dunn. She and Tommy Smith were married April 11, 1942, in Cape Girardeau. He died Aug. 2, 1974. She later married Roscoe Ervin Aug. 25, 1986, in Cape Girardeau. He died June 3, 2001...
Kathleen Bates (01/17/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Kathleen J. Bates, 59, formerly of Perry County died Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2008, at DeGreef Nursing Facility in St. Louis. She was born April 6, 1948, in Perry County, daughter of Leo and Christine Baer Winschel. She and Keith Bates were married Nov. 19, 1996, in Las Vegas...
Marcella McCommons (01/17/08)
DONGOLA, Ill. -- Marcella McCommons, 73, of rural Dongola died Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2008, at her home. She was born June 10, 1934, daughter of William and Myrtle Scronce Dillow. She and George McCommons were married May 5, 1951, in Piggott, Ark. Survivors include her husband; a son, Carroll McCommons of Dongola; two daughters, Brenda Cooley of Dongola, Diane Kraatz of Jonesboro, Ill.; two brothers, Jim Dillow of Shannon, Ill., Gary Dillow of Olive Branch, Ill.; four sisters,: Lula Tripp and Shirley Simmerman of Dongola, Joyce Poole and Pat Webb of Anna; eight grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.. ...
Irene Myer (01/17/08)
Irene Myer, 81, of Jackson died Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Walter Goggin (01/17/08)
Walter "Cliff" Goggin, 81, of St. Charles, Mo., died Friday, Jan. 4, 2008. He was the son of George and Bessie Goggin. He married Luella Fern, who preceded him in death. Goggin was a member of First Baptist Church in Wentzville, Mo. He served with Gen. George Patton in the 4th Armored Infantry...
Euva Williams (01/17/08)
Euva L. Williams, 84, of Crump passed away Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2008, at her home. She was born Sept. 30, 1923, in Bollinger County, Mo., to Loy M. and Gracie C. (Rae) Jackson. She attended grade school in Bollinger County. Euva and James F. Williams Jr. were married Dec. 2, 1940, and always resided in the Crump community. She was a supportive wife and loving mother to their seven children. They had been married nearly 66 years when Jr. passed away Oct. 20, 2006...
Tom Long (01/17/08)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Thomas Evans "Tom" Long, 61, passed away Thursday, Jan. 10, 2008, in his sleep at his home in Houston. He was born Feb. 21, 1946, in Painton, Mo., son of Evans and Georgia Flowers Long. Tom was a 1964 graduate of Advance High School, and a graduate of Bailey Technical School of St. Louis...
Manuel Johnson Sr. (01/17/08)
BRIDGETON, Mo. -- Manuel Dale Johnson Sr., 67, of Bridgeton, passed away Friday, Dec. 7, 2007, at DePaul Hospital from an aneurysm followed by a heart attack. He was born March 4, 1940, the younger of twin boys to Lee Roy and Opal Johnson at the family farm near Advance, Mo. He married Carol Ann Bates...
Dorothy Hill (01/16/08)
FREDERICKTOWN, Mo. -- Dorothy Hill, 74, of Fredericktown died Sunday, Jan. 13, 2008, at Missouri Baptist Medical Center in St. Louis. She was born March 23, 1933, at Silver Lake, Mo., daughter of Vincent and Mary Louise Moonier Richardet. She and William Hill were married Oct. 6, 1979, in Perryville, Mo. He died Oct. 25, 1995...
LillyAnne Turner (01/16/08)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- LillyAnne Turner, daughter of Bryon Wade and Raechal Michelle Cunningham Turner of Jonesboro, died at birth Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2008, at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale, Ill. She is survived by her parents; maternal grandparents, Mike Cunningham and Carroll Ledbetter of Jonesboro; paternal grandparents, Laurie Turner of Cobden, Ill., and Jake Turner of Anna, Ill.; and great-grandparents, Gerry and Jim Brown of Alto Pass, Ill...
Euva Williams (01/16/08)
Euva L. Williams, 84, of Crump died Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2008, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete at McCombs Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau.
Maxine Davis (01/16/08)
Maxine G. Davis, 82, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born March 1, 1925, in Murphysboro, Ill., daughter of Henry and Larina Germain Israel. She and Paul E. Davis were married in 1942 in Murphysboro, Ill. He died Oct. 19, 1984...
Roy Ryan (01/16/08)
McCLURE, Ill. -- Roy Lee "Pin" Ryan, 83, of McClure passed away Monday, Jan. 14, 2008, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Dec. 30, 1924, in Reynoldsville, Ill., son of Floyd Jasper and Lola Meisenheimer Mainer. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II...
Wayne Wren (01/16/08)
Wayne Wren, 60, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Jan. 14, 2008, at Jackson Manor in Jackson. He was born Feb. 19, 1947, in Cape Girardeau, son of Ralph A. "Sonny" and Georgia Bernadine Diamond Wren. He married Ida Brown, who died in 1996. Wren was employed by the city of Cape Girardeau many years...
Fern Bryant (01/16/08)
CHARLESTON, Mo. -- Fern Anselm Bryant, 92, died Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2008, at her home in the Texas Bend community north of Charleston. She was born Sept. 27, 1915, in Perry County, Mo., to the late Barney and Bena Unterreiner Anselm. She had lived in the Charleston area since 1920, and was a member of St. Henry Catholic Church where she was active in the Legion of Mary, St. Henry Quilters and St. Henry fundraising dinners. She was also a member of Texas Bend Extension Club...
Brenda Cochran (01/16/08)
Brenda L. Cochran, 49, of Dallas, Texas, loved by many, passed away Saturday, Jan. 12, 2008. She was born in Watseka, Ill., Jan. 25, 1958, daughter of William and Delories O. Spriggs Cochran, who preceded her in death. Her contagious laughter, sparkling smile and twinkling eyes were all contained in the unique and complex, spiritual woman that God made and let us all share for a short 49 years. Brenda lived life to the fullest and with a style that was her own...
Janet McBee (01/15/08)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Janet L. McBee, 62, of Mounds died Sunday, Jan. 13, 2008, at her home. She was born May 12, 1945, in Mound City, Ill., daughter of Roy L. and Edyth B. Holdman Walls. McBee had been a waitress at area restaurants, and had owned and operated restaurants in Cairo, Ill...
Carolyn Kapelski (01/15/08)
ST. MARY, Mo. -- Carolyn L. Kapelski, 64, of Highland, Ill., died Saturday, Jan. 12, 2008, at Fair Oaks Nursing Home in Greenville, Ill. She was born Feb. 9, 1943, in Spring Hill, Tenn., daughter of Robert F. and Annie Lee Walker McKinzie. She and William E. Kapelski were married Oct. 15, 1960. He died July 13, 2002...
Zane Gnann (01/15/08)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Zane Rex Gnann, 72, of Sikeston died Saturday, Jan. 12, 2008, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. He was born Jan. 4, 1936, at Chaffee, Mo., son of Auburn Andrew and Bessie Julia Heeb Gnann. Gnann had worked at Koss Construction Co. in Kansas, and later worked at the Sheltered Workshop in Sikeston. He was a member of First Baptist Church in Chaffee...
Wallace McCollough (01/15/08)
Wallace Wilburn McCollough of Anderson, Ind., died Friday, Jan. 11, 2008, at Community Hospital in Anderson, following an extended illness. He is the son of the Rev. J.W. and Loretha Acree McCollough. His early years were spent in Alabama, Georgia and Tennessee. He was a 1955 graduate of Beech Hill High School near Pulaski, Tenn. He attended Anderson College, and a broadcasting school in Nashville, Tenn...
Lillie Taylor (01/15/08)
Lillie Ruth Taylor, 97, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Jan. 13, 2008, at Fountainbleau Lodge. She was born Aug. 1, 1910, in Warm Springs, Ark., daughter of Thomas Foster and Paulena Whittenburg King. She and Dempse Taylor were married Feb. 8, 1929. He died Aug. 6, 1977...
Wayne Wren (01/15/08)
Wayne Wren, 60, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Jan. 14, 2008, at Jackson Manor in Jackson. He was born Feb. 19, 1947, in Cape Gir-ardeau, son of Ralph A. "Sonny" and Georgia Bernadine Diamond Wren. He married Ida Brown, who died in 1996. Survivors include his mother of Cape Girardeau; three sons, Ronnie and Gary Wren of Jackson, Kenny Wren of Tupelo, Miss.; three brothers, Gary Lee and Kenny Wren of Cape Girardeau, Donnie Wren of Jackson; three sisters, Sharon Bragg, Becky Stinnett, Teresa Wren, all of Cape Girardeau; three stepsons, Donnie, Billy and Michael Stringfield, all of Tupelo; two stepdaughters, Brenda Tackett and Lisa Gattis of Tupelo; and six grandchildren.. ...
Roy Ryan (01/15/08)
McCLURE, Ill. -- Roy Lee Ryan, 83, of McClure died Monday, Jan. 14, 2008, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro, Ill., is in charge of arrangements.
James Abernathy (01/15/08)
James William "Jim" Abernathy, 87, was born Aug. 26, 1920, in Lutesville, Mo., and passed away Sunday, Jan. 13, 2008, at Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. Jim's parents are Delmar and Ora Choate Abernathy. In 1941 he married Mary Margaret Brorein, a music teacher at Lutesville High School...
Gerald Brown (01/15/08)
Gerald T. "Jerry" Brown, 70, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Jan. 13, 2008, at Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Oct. 27, 1937, in Cape Girardeau, son of Walton William and Inez Spalding Brown. He and Jeanie Hanf Brown were married Oct. 26, 1990, in Cape Girardeau...
Dorothy Fitzgerald (01/15/08)
EAST CAPE GIRARDEAU, Ill. -- Dorothy Loraine Fitzgerald, 82, of Camden, S.C., formerly of East Cape Girardeau, died Friday, Jan. 11, 2008, at Kershaw County Medical Center in Camden. She was born Dec. 2, 1925, in Alexander County, Ill., to Robert and Nora Meyers Dover. She married Walter Fitzgerald Dec. 28, 1946. He preceded her in death Nov. 2, 1983...
Helen Wiens (01/15/08)
Helen Marie Hendry Wiens, 89, died Saturday, Jan. 5, 2008, in Prairie Village, Kan. She was born Dec. 31, 1918, in Newton, Kan. She was married March 22, 1944, to Richard Wiens, also of Newton. He died Sept. 5, 2002. A 1937 graduate of Newton High School, she held a bachelor's degree in music education from Kansas State Teachers College, and a master's degree from Webster University...
Lillian Green (01/15/08)
Lillian Green, 88, of Jackson passed away Sunday, Jan. 13, 2008, at her home. She was born June 16, 1919, in Graysville, Ky., daughter of Thomas and Lula Bom Coble. She first married Oshel Benson. She later married Virgil O. Brown on June 17, 1943. He passed away Dec. 31, 1968. She then married Byron Green, who preceded her in death in 1984...
Jim Abernathy (01/14/08)
James W. Abernathy, 87, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Jan. 13, 2008, at Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Joseph Irvine (01/14/08)
Joseph Irvine, 84, of Anna, Ill., died Saturday, Jan. 12, 2008, at Heartland Regional Medical Center in Marion, Ill. Arrangements are incomplete at Crain Funeral Home in Anna-Jonesboro, Ill.
Lillian Green (01/14/08)
Lillian Esther Green, 88, of Jackson, formerly of Commerce, died Sunday, Jan. 13, 2008, at the home of her daughter in Jackson. Arrangements are incomplete at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson.
Brenda Cochran (01/14/08)
Brenda Cochran, 49, of Dallas, formerly of Scott City, died Saturday, Jan. 12, 2008, at Baylor Medical Center in Dallas. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City.
Gerald Brown (01/14/08)
Gerald T. Brown, 70, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Jan. 13, 2008, at Landmark Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Tim Wrinkle (01/14/08)
Tim Wrinkle, 45, of Harviell, Mo., died Saturday, Jan. 12, 2008, at his residence. He was born May 29, 1962, in Gideon, Mo. He and Regina Steele were married July 3, 1986, in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Wrinkle was a construction worker who built houses before becoming disabled...
Janet McBee (01/14/08)
Janet L. (Walls) McBee, 62, of Mounds, Ill., died Sunday, Jan. 13, 2008, at her home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Jones Funeral Home in Villa Ridge, Ill.
Melvin Goetz (01/14/08)
Melvin F. Goetz, 83, of Chaffee, Mo., died Sunday, Jan. 13, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Sept. 20, 1924, to August Gregory and Agatha Marie Bucher Goetz. He and Bertha Marie Martin were married Oct. 9, 1943. Goetz worked in the receiving department at Superior Electric in Cape Girardeau and was a self-employed farmer. He was a member of St. Lawrence Catholic Church in New Hamburg, Mo., and also of St. Joseph Sodality...
Cleo VanAmburg (01/14/08)
Cleo C. VanAmburg, 81, of Jackson passed away Friday, Jan. 11, 2008, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Jan. 16, 1926, in rural Cape Girardeau County, to Oliver and Mary (Seabaugh) VanAmburg. He and Helen M. Best were married June 23, 1945...
Abigail Clary (01/13/08)
Abigail Lin Clary, 2 months, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Jan. 11, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Nov. 8, 2007, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Jessica Lin Clary. Survivors include her mother of Cape Girardeau; a brother, Trenton David Clary of Cape Girardeau; maternal grandparents, David and Brenda Clary of Jackson; maternal great-grandparents, James and Beverly Wink of Jackson; maternal great-grandparents, David and Carolyn Clary of Jackson; maternal great-great-grandparents, Willis and Francis Fairbanks of Anamosa, Iowa; maternal great-great-grandfather, Milo Dale Wink of Anamosa; and maternal great-great-grandfather, Howard Clary of Cape Girardeau.. ...
John Ramey (01/13/08)
John Henry Ramey, 62, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Jan. 11, 2008, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. He was born Sept. 18, 1945, in Cape Gir-ardeau, the son of John Knott Ramey Jr. and Evelyn C. Borgfield Ramey. He and Margaret Janice Gilbert Ramey were married Oct. 14, 1965, in Cape Girardeau...
Wilma Stokes (01/13/08)
Wilma A. Stokes, 92, longtime Cape Girardeau resident, died Thursday, Jan. 10, 2008, at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, Ill. She was born Oct. 7, 1915, in Piggott, Ark., daughter of Elmer Roscoe and Mertie Frances Moore Ranney. She and Leonard Grant Stokes were married Dec. 19, 1936 at the Maple Avenue Methodist Church Parsonage in Cape Girardeau. He died May 19, 1981...
Harriett Cope (01/13/08)
Harriett Louise Redfearn Cope, 85, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2008, at the Lutheran Home. She was born May 9, 1922, in Modesto, Ill., daughter of Leslie and Doris Wylder Redfearn. She and Elmer Cope were married Oct. 8, 1944, in Waverly, Ill. He died June 3, 1969...
James McClintock (01/13/08)
James B. "Jim" McClintock, 83, of Scott City passed away Friday, Jan. 11, 2008, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau with his wife, son and daughter at his side. He was born Sept. 10, 1924, in Fremont, Ohio, son of James E. and Ruth Gibbs McClintock. He and Evelyn O'Neal of Scott City were married March 2, 1946...
Cleo VanAmburg (01/13/08)
Cleo C. VanAmburg, 81, of Jackson died Friday, Jan. 11, 2008, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson. The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Georgia McDowell (01/13/08)
Georgia Avis McDowell, 81, formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Friday, Jan. 11, 2008, at Auburn Nursing and Rehab Center in Auburn, Ill. She was born Sept. 22, 1926, in Allenville, daughter of James H. and Lennie Jones Hampton. She and Bill McDowell were married March 27, 1943, in Cape Girardeau. He died May 1, 1998...
Tom Long (01/12/08)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Tom Long, 61, of Houston, formerly of Advance, died Thursday, Jan. 10, 2008, in Houston. Morgan Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Spencer Vickery (01/12/08)
Spencer Lee Vickery, 2, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Jan. 10, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born Dec. 17, 2005, in Sarasota, Fla., son of Matthew Ray Fuller and Aleacia S. Vickery. Survivors include his father of Cape Girardeau, his mother of Poplar Bluff, Mo.; half brother, Tristen Vickery of Poplar Bluff; grandparents, Rebecca Jones of Covington, La., Ronald Vickery of Poplar Bluff, Randy Fuller of Brussels, Ill., and Valerie Smith of Cape Girardeau...
Wilma Stokes (01/12/08)
Wilma Stokes, 92, formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Thursday, Jan. 10, 2008, at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, Ill. Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
James McClintock (01/12/08)
James McClintock, 83, of Scott City died Friday, Jan. 11, 2008, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Alberta Swingle Crowe (01/12/08)
Alberta Pointer Swingle Crowe, 90, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Jan. 11, 2008, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. She was born Jan. 9, 1918, in Columbia, Mo., daughter of Leon Royce Pointer and Mary Frances Langston Eure Pointer. She and Morley G. Swingle were married July 21, 1942. He died July 10, 1964. She and Samuel Howard Crowe Jr. were married Jan. 8, 1969. He died Jan. 25, 1972...
Kai and Kaden Hexamer (01/12/08)
Kai Martin and Kaden Douglas Hexamer, twin sons of Douglas Scott and Krystal Kay Martin Hexamer of Cape Girardeau, were stillborn Monday, Jan. 7, and Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2008, respectively, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Survivors include their parents; paternal grandparents, Thomas and Eva Hexamer of DeSoto, Ill.; maternal grandparents, Dianne Martin of Monona, Iowa, and Kermit Martin of Waterville, Iowa; uncles, Brian Hexamer of Creve Coeur, Ill., Jeff Hexamer of Folkston, Ga.; aunts, Katrina Bigler of Carbondale, Ill., Kolleen Thomas of Las Vegas, Jessica Martin of McGregor, Iowa; and several cousins, great-aunts and great-uncles.. ...
Margaret Petty (01/12/08)
ANNA, Ill. -- Margaret Anne Petty, 74, of Anna died Thursday, Jan. 10, 2008, at Union County Hospital in Anna. She was born Dec. 20, 1933, in Anna, daughter of Corliss Don and Bertha Marie Corbitt Keller. She and Frank Lyle Petty were married May 11, 1951, in Anna...
Millie Shreckengost (01/12/08)
Amelda "Millie" Shreckengost, 85, of St. Louis died Thursday, Jan. 10, 2008, at Delmar Gardens Nursing Center in St. Louis. She was born Sept. 23, 1922, at Leopold, Mo., daughter of Gerhard and Anna Thele Vandeven. She married Maurice Shreckengost, who died June 23, 1983...
Ettilee Westfall (01/12/08)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Ettilee Westfall, 85, died Friday, Jan. 11, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born March 11, 1922, in Leechville, Ark., daughter of the late Harvey and Dora Holder. she married Flavel Westfall Feb. 20, 1940, at Benton, Mo. He survives of the home...
Cletus Heisserer (01/12/08)
KELSO, Mo. -- Cletus L. Heisserer, 71, of Richmond Heights, Mo., died Monday, Jan. 7, 2008. He was born Feb. 2, 1936, at Kelso, son of August and Rosalia Glastetter Heisserer. He married the former Ernestine C. Klingler. Heisserer served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1954 to 1956...
Dorothy Cooper (01/12/08)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Dorothy Cooper, 82, of Camden, S.C., formerly of Alexander County, died Friday, Jan. 11, 2008, at Kershaw County Medical Center in Camden. Crain Funeral Home in Tamms is in charge of arrangements.
LillyAnne Turner (01/11/08)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- LillyAnne Turner, infant daughter of Bryon Wade and Raechal Michelle Cunningham Turner of Jonesboro, died at birth Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2008, at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale, Ill. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Jan. 18 at Crain Funeral Home in Anna...
Mabel Ray (01/11/08)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Mabel E. Ray, 93, of Jonesboro died Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2008, at Chateau Girardeau in Cape Girar-deau. She was born Jan. 14, 1914, in Villa Ridge, Ill., daughter of Richard M. and Flora Ines Essex Bagby. She and George Waymon Ray were married July 1, 1947, in Murphysboro, Ill. He died May 1, 2007...
George Bedford (01/11/08)
CAIRO, Ill. -- George Bedford, 55, of Cairo died Monday, Dec. 31, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Massie Funeral Home in Mounds, Ill. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at First Missionary Baptist Church in Cairo. Burial will be in Spencer Heights Memorial Park in Mounds, with Bennie Pruitt officiating...
John Hitt (01/11/08)
John Van Hitt, 88, of Oak Ridge died Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2008, at his home. He was born Jan. 15, 1919, at Holcomb, Mo., son of John Cleason and Cornelia Bryant Hitt. He and Ruby J. Pattengill were married Oct. 11, 1941, in Benton, Mo. Hitt was a 1939 graduate of Morley High School. He farmed in the Oak Ridge area all his life, and was a self-employed carpenter. He was a member and deacon at First Baptist Church in Oak Ridge, and member of VFW Post 3838 in Cape Girardeau...
Lova Vines (01/11/08)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Lova Meldetta Vines, 90, passed away Monday, Jan. 7, 2008, at Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames, Iowa. She was formerly of Cape Girardeau. Service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church in Anna, Ill. Burial will be in Anna Cemetery...
Verda Nance (01/11/08)
PATTON, Mo. -- Verda Louise Nance, 79, of Jackson died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2008, at the home of a daughter. She was born Sept. 11, 1928, in East St. Louis, Ill., daughter of Charles Sherman and Thelma Rose Psharas Sellner. She and Orvil Leonard Nance were married Sept. 28, 1944. He died May 20, 1986...
Spencer Vickery (01/11/08)
Spencer Vickery, 2, son of Matthew Ray Fuller of Cape Girardeau and Aleacia S. Vickery of Van Buren, Mo., died Thursday, Jan. 10, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Joe Gateley (01/11/08)
ORAN, Mo. -- Joe Weldon Gateley, 79, of Oran died Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2008, at his home. He was born June 23, 1928, in Oran, son of Henry Milton "H.M." and Katie Lou Usery Gateley. He and Barbara Prindle were married Feb 18, 1950. She died Dec. 14, 1988...
Ethel Riedel (01/11/08)
McCLURE, Ill. -- Ethel I. Riedel, 75, of McClure passed away Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girar-deau. She was born Aug. 6, 1932, in Pulaski, Ill., daughter of the late Honley "Whitey" and Pauline Colson Hooker. Ethel was a homemaker and enjoyed gardening, but most of all, spending time with her family and grandchildren...
Kai and Kaden Hexamer (01/11/08)
Kai Martin and Kaden Douglas Hexamer, twin sons of Douglas Scott and Krystal Kay Martin Hexamer of Cape Gir-ardeau, were stillborn Tuesday, Jan. 7, and Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2008, respectively, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Survivors include their parents; paternal grandparents, Thomas and Eva Hexamer of DeSoto, Ill.; maternal grandparents, Dianne Martin of Monona, Iowa, and Kermit Martin of Waterville, Iowa; uncles, Brian Hexamer of Creve Coeur, Ill., Jeff Hexamer of Folkston, Ga.; aunts, Katrina Bigler of Carbondale, Ill., Kolleen Thomas of Las Vegas, Jessica Martin of McGregor, Iowa; and several cousins, great-aunts and great-uncles.. ...
Troy Hays (01/11/08)
PATTON, Mo. -- Troy James Hays, 26, of Sparta, Mo., passed away Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2008. He was born Sept. 7, 1981, in Creve Coeur, Mo., son of James and Ruth Poddig Hays. Troy currently taught math, English and physical education, and coached the girls varsity basketball and boys varsity baseball teams at Bradleyville High School. He was a member of MSTA and had been senior class sponsor the past two years. He was a member of Whitewater Baptist Church at Patton...
Glen Taylor (01/10/08)
Benton, Mo. -- Glen R. Taylor, 69, of Benton died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2008, at his home. He was born Nov. 2, 1938, in New Madrid, Mo., son of the late Yewell and Lucille Martin Taylor. He and Brenda Kay Jester were married June 14, 1959. Taylor was a member of Apostolic Lighthouse in Scott City, and had been owner and operator of We Care Transportation...
Clifford Mayabb Jr. (01/10/08)
Clifford L. Mayabb Jr., 62, of Scott City died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2008, at Heartland Care and Rehab in Cape Girardeau. He was born June 1, 1945, in Cairo, Ill., son of Clifford Lewis and Edna Virginia Keppner Mayabb. Survivors include three brothers, Kenneth Sumner of Scott City, Ronald Sumner of Chaffee, Mo., Michael Mayabb of Cape Girardeau; four sisters, Marilyn Schildt of East Cape Girardeau, Ill., Peggy Kelley of Killeen, Texas, Judy Sharp of Joppa, Ill., and Linda Fisher of Jackson...
Harriett Cope (01/10/08)
Harriett Louise Cope, 85, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2008, at the Lutheran Home. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Robert Wilson (01/10/08)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Robert Wilson, 53, of Advance died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Oct. 3, 1954, in San Francisco, son of Elton and Rosalee Slater. Wilson was a veteran of the U.S. Army. Survivors include his wife, Sue Tobin of Advance; three sons, Jeremy, Robert and Tommy Wilson, all of California; two brothers, Earl Wilson of Bismarck, Mo., Steven Wilson of Virginia; four sisters, Margaret Badonald of California, Betsy Bob of Kentucky, Diane Freel of Park Hills, Mo., and Allison Goodman of Farmington, Mo.. ...
John Hitt (01/10/08)
John V. Hitt, 88, of Oak Ridge died Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2008, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete at Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home in Jackson.
James Collins (01/10/08)
James E. Collins, 80, of Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Jan. 6, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born April 17, 1927, in Advance, Mo., son of John and Ethel Shell Collins. He and Opal Johnson were married July 17, 1948, in Swansea, Ill...
James Nall (01/10/08)
ZALMA, Mo. -- James Clifford "Jay" Nall, 67, of Zalma passed away Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2008, at his home with his wife and daughters by his side. He was born April 16, 1940, at Schlatitz, Mo., son of Clifford W. and Helen M. Null Nall. Jay was a 1958 graduate of Zalma High School. He was a retired mechanical draftsman, and member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Advance, Mo...
Fredrick Caby (01/10/08)
BROWNWOOD, Mo. -- Fredrick Leon Caby, 67, of Brownwood passed away Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born April 25, 1940, in St. Louis, son of Milford Leon and Edith Wynona St. Clair Caby. He and Dianna Kelly were married Feb. 26, 1991, in St. Louis...
Glenda Link (01/10/08)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. -- Glenda "Toots" Link, 75, of Bloomfield died Monday, Jan. 7, 2008, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo. She was born Sept. 23, 1932, at Bell City, Mo., daughter of Delias and Winnie McCollum Cartwright. She first married Hubert Hardin, who died in 1969. She and William Link were married Oct. 3, 1976...
Harold Humphreys (01/09/08)
Harold Robert Humphreys, 94, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born May 13, 1913, at Illmo, son of Matthew Fullegar and Gertrude Farner Humphreys. He and Dorothy Mae Enderle were married Aug. 2, 1941, at Kelso, Mo. She died Nov. 26, 2000...
Rose Bush (01/09/08)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Rose J. Bush, 99, of Sikeston died Monday, Jan. 7, 2008, at Sikeston Convalescent Center in Sikeston. She was born March 18, 1908, at New Hamburg, Mo., daughter of Peter and Catherine Messner Kielhofner. She and Raymond Bush were married in 1940 in Phoenix. He died Sept. 23, 1980...
Jimmy Reeves (01/09/08)
James Eugene "Jimmy" Reeves, 63, of Greenville, Mo., died Sunday, Jan. 6, 2008, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. He was born Sept. 5, 1944, in California. Reeves was formerly of Whitewater and Chaffee, Mo. He was an automobile mechanic...
Kay Myers (01/09/08)
ALTO PASS, Ill. -- Kay Myers, 66, of Alto Pass died Monday, Jan. 7, 2008, at her home. She was born Jan. 2, 1942, at Mill Creek, Ill., daughter of Carl "Doc" and Fay Vick Cruse. She and Paul Ray Myers were married May 14, 1967, in Anna, Ill. He died July 3, 1996...
June McDowell (01/09/08)
June E. McDowell, 89, of Jackson died Monday, Jan. 7, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau, after a brief illness. She was born June 22, 1918, in Fruitland, daughter of William and Nannie Hansel Anderson. She married Harry McDowell Jan. 30, 1936. He preceded her in death March 24, 1999...
Eula Mayfield (01/08/08)
PATTON, Mo. -- Eula Agnes Mayfield, 96, of St. Louis died Monday, Jan. 7, 2008, at Community Manor Nursing Home in Farmington, Mo. She was born Nov. 10, 1911, in Mayfield (rural Patton), daughter of Frederick Johnson and Polly A. Bollinger Mayfield...
Lucille Seabaugh (01/08/08)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Lucille Seabaugh, 89, of Marble Hill died Sunday, Jan. 6, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born May 9, 1918, at Dongola, Mo., daughter of David S. and Ida May Kinder Conrad. She and Raymond Seabaugh were married Oct. 1, 1938, at Marble Hill. He died Jan. 5, 2004...
Brian Trierweiler (01/08/08)
Brian Kelly Trierweiler, 43, of Jackson died Sunday, Jan. 6, 2008, at his home. He was born Jan. 12, 1964, in Spencer, Iowa, son of Peter William and Lucy Maureen Spence Trierweiler. He and Chris Morrison were married May 7, 1997. Trierweiler was a carpenter with Union Local 1770 in Cape Girardeau, and member of Altenthal-Joerns American Legion Post in Jackson...
Thomas Yallaly (01/08/08)
ST. MARY, Mo. -- Thomas R. Yallaly, 101, of St. Louis was baptized into the hope of Christ's resurrection, Sunday, Jan. 6, 2008. Beloved husband of Vesta M. Gegg Yallaly 68 years; dear father of Gerald (Audur) and Thomas (Joan) Yallaly, Mary Ann (Raymond) Winkeler, Joan (Thomas) Sucher and Margaret (Larry) Bertel; dear son of the late William and Martha Yallaly; dear brother of the late Adolph, Amos, John, Fr. ...
Millicent O'Connell (01/08/08)
Millicent A. O'Connell, 94, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Jan. 7, 2008, at The Lutheran Home. She was born Aug. 8, 1913, in Whitewater, daughter of John F. and Macilia Proffer Poinsett. She and Glenn O'Connell were married Nov. 5, 1933, at Old McKendree Methodist Church in Jackson. He died Feb. 16, 1988...
Dorothy Bond (01/08/08)
Dorothy Bea Bond, 78, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Jan. 6, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born May 24, 1929, in Bloomfield, Mo., daughter of Paul G. and Cecile E. Hanner Wilson. She and Christopher C. Bond were married June 30, 1951, in Bloomfield. He died Feb. 12, 2006...
Bob Payne (01/08/08)
PUXICO, Mo. -- Elvin "Bob" Payne, 88, of Puxico passed away Monday, Jan. 7, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born May 27, 1919, at Zalma, Mo., son of Eli and Lydia Carver Payne. Bob was a retired head sawyer at a saw mill and of the General Baptist belief...
Susanna Simmons (01/08/08)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Susanna L. Simmons, 90, of Cairo died Sunday, Jan. 6, 2008, at Daystar Care Center in Cairo. She was born Oct. 9, 1917, in Cairo, daughter of Leonard and Theresa Malinski Simmons. She married Charles Simmons, who preceded her in death...
John Drum Sr. (01/08/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- John Francis Drum Sr., 92, of Perryville, formerly of Oak Ridge, died Saturday, Jan. 5, 2008, at Perry County Memorial Hospital in Perryville. He was born Oct. 24, 1915, at Oak Ridge, son of Marvin and Lottie Fulbright Drum. After the death of his mother he was raised by his father and stepmother, Ethel Smith. He and Dessie Moore were married Oct. 20, 1943. She died Sept. 25, 2003...
Vesta Barkovitz (01/07/08)
Vesta Francis Barkovitz, 98, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Portageville, Mo., died Saturday, Jan 5., 2008, at the Chateau Assisted Living in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at DeLisle Funeral Home in Portageville. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home chapel, with the Rev. Bob Towner officiating. Burial will be in the Portageville Cemetery...
Brian Trierweiler (01/07/08)
Brian Trierweiler, 43, of Jackson died Sunday, Jan. 6, 2008, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete at Cracraft Funeral Home.
Wilbert Best (01/07/08)
Wilbert F. Best, 90, of Jackson died Saturday, Jan. 5, 2008, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Jan. 6, 1917, in Tilsit, Mo., son of Gustav and Lydia Burgfeld Best. He and Marie Radin were married Oct. 2, 1940, in Cape Girardeau. She died Jan. 5, 2005...
John Drum Sr. (01/07/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- John Francis Drum Sr., 92, of Perryville, formerly of Oak Ridge, died Saturday, Jan. 5, 2008, at Perry County Memorial Hospital in Perryville. He was born Oct. 24, 1915, at Oak Ridge, son of Marvin and Lottie Fulbright Drum. After the death of his mother he was raised by his father and stepmother, Ethel Smith...
Rev. A. W. Landis (01/07/08)
A.W. Landis, 82, of Hartselle, Ala., formerly of Dongola, Ill., died Friday, Jan. 4, 2008, at Decatur General Hospital in Decatur, Ala. He was born Aug. 27, 1925, in Anna, Ill., to Willie E. and Mildred Nimmo Landis. He married Thelma Perkins Aug. 27, 1947...
Vernon Auer (01/07/08)
Vernon A. Auer, 90, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Jan. 4, 2008, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born June 13, 1917, at Prairie du Rocher, Ill., son of John N. and Olive Rauch Auer. He and Charlotte L. Walther were married Sept. 21, 1940. She died March 22, 2006...
Mary Kinder (01/06/08)
Mary Frances Hunter Kinder, a lifelong Cape Girardeau resident and a member of one of Southeast Missouri's oldest families, died Friday, Jan. 4, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born June 17, 1926, in Benton, Mo., at the family home on what was then known as Hunter Hill, the youngest of five children born to William Joseph and Ida May Wise Hunter...
John Reed III (01/06/08)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- John William Reed III, "Jay," 32, of Sikeston died Friday, Jan. 4, 2008. He was born Jan. 5, 1975, in Jefferson City, Mo., son of John William Reed II and Prudence Garber of Jefferson City. He and Brooke (Hendricks) Reed were married Jan. 12, 2002. She survives of the home...
Michael Avery (01/06/08)
ESSEX, Mo. -- Michael Avery, 60, of rural Essex died Saturday, Jan. 5, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Feb. 28, 1947, at Sikeston, Mo., son of Ira and Jean Brown Avery of Whitewater, Mo. He and Ruth Francis were married June 26, 1965, at Frisco, Mo. She survives of the home...
Jonathan Reeser (01/06/08)
Jonathan M. Reeser, 44, of Everett, Wash., died Saturday, Dec. 22, 2007, at Overlake Hospital in Bellevue, Wash. He was born Oct. 7, 1963. Jonathan graduated from Webster County High School in Kentucky in 1982. He worked for the Los Angeles Police Department, then moved to Cape Girardeau, where he received a bachelor's degree from Southeast Missouri State University. While attending, he was a founding father of Mu Kappa Chapter of Sigma Mu fraternity...
Betty Gliedt (01/06/08)
Betty J. Weiss Gliedt was fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church, Friday, Dec. 28, 2007. She was the beloved wife of the late Larry Gliedt; dear mother of Joyce (Wayne) Hunter of Cape Girardeau, Bob (Cathy) Dietl of Jackson, John (Michele) Dietl of Chesterfield, Mo.; dear grandmother of Kevin, Diana, Whitney and Emily; dear great-grandmother of Lillie; former wife of the late Donald Dietl; dear sister of Margaret (the late Rudy) Jurgens of Chicago, Pat Hill of Jackson; dear aunt, sister-in-law, cousin and friend.. ...
Milford Shell (01/06/08)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Milford T. Shell, 92, of Marble Hill died Thursday, Jan. 3, 2008, at his home. He was born May 31, 1915, in Lutesville, Mo., son of Charley and Sadie Francis Shell. He and Leona Elizabeth Richards were married Dec. 2, 1939. She died March 21, 1984. He then married Mellie T. Hahn on Aug. 2, 1985. She died March 10, 2005...
Jonathan McClard (01/06/08)
BONNE TERRE, Mo. -- Jonathan D. McClard, 17, of Jackson passed away Friday, Jan. 4, 2008, in Bonne Terre. He was born Jan. 1, 1991, in Cape Girardeau to Daniel R. and Tracy (Wade) McClard. McClard attended school in Jackson and had recently completed his GED with great success. He formerly was employed at Sonic in Jackson, but always loved tuning pianos with his dad...
Merrill Simmons (01/06/08)
Merrill "Buzz" Simmons, 75, of Jackson passed away Saturday, Jan. 5, 2008, at his home. He was born Nov. 26, 1932, in Cape Girardeau, son of Rosco L. and Lela Barger Simmons. He and Norma M. Peetz were married Aug. 21, 1954, in Kelso, Mo. She passed away April 26, 2005...
Vernon Auer (01/06/08)
Vernon A. Auer, 90, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Jan. 4, 2008, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born June 13, 1917, at Prairie du Rocher, Ill., son of John N. and Olive Rauch Auer. He and Charlotte L. Walther were married Sept. 21, 1940. She died March 22, 2006...
Rev. A.W. Landis (01/06/08)
HARTSELLE, Ala. -- The Rev. A.W. Landis, 82, of Hartselle, formerly of Dongola, Ill., died Friday, Jan. 4, 2008, at Decatur General Hospital in Decatur, Ala. Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at Crain Funeral Home in Anna-Jonesboro, Ill. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, with the Revs. Jack Redfearn and Paul Sadler officiating...
Lucille DeLisle (01/06/08)
Lucille "NaNa" Alice Barnhouse Gamblin DeLisle, 92, of Jackson died Friday, Jan. 4, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Ms. DeLisle was born Aug. 28, 1915, in Poplar Bluff, Mo., and was the daughter of Harry M. and Minnie Alice Guentzel Barnhouse. She and Emery Alvin Gamblin were married Aug. 5, 1934, in Poplar Bluff. Mr. Gamblin died Jan. 5, 1965. She then married Guy DeLisle on Feb. 14, 1966, in Jackson, and he died Feb. 15, 1968...
Wilbert Best (01/06/08)
Wilbert Best, 91, of Jackson died Saturday, Jan. 5, 2008, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson.
Allen Eldridge (01/06/08)
Allen Lynn "Oopy" Eldridge, 49, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Jan. 4, 2008, at his family's home in Scott City. He was born Sept. 14, 1958, in Cape Girardeau, son of Herbert Lloyd and Barbara Ann Boucher Eldridge. He had worked in construction as a carpenter...
June DuRall (01/06/08)
GRAND CHAIN, Ill. -- June DuRall, 68, of Grand Chain died Saturday, Jan. 5, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Crain Funeral Home.
Ronald Keeton (01/05/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Ronald R. Keeton, 47, of Perryville died Thursday, Jan. 3, 2008, in Perryville. He was born May 31, 1960, in Linwood, Calif., son of Charles Ray Keeton and Carolyn J. Kendrick Fitus. Keeton was a line operator at Gilster Mary-Lee Cereal Plant...
Vernon Auer (01/05/08)
Vernon A. Auer, 90, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Jan. 4, 2008, at the Missouri Veterans Home. Arrangements are incomplete at Lorberg Memorial Funeral Chapel.
Kenneth Hudson (01/05/08)
Kenneth Martin Hudson, 86, of Jackson, formerly of Gideon, Mo., died Thursday, Jan. 3, 2008, at Jackson Manor. Mr. Hudson was born Sept. 1, 1921, in El Dorado, Ark., son of Milam Richard "Dick" and Bernice Simmons Hudson. He married his Gideon High School sweetheart, Frances E. Elam on Feb. 12, 1940, in Cape Girardeau. She died Nov. 17, 1987, at Gideon. Kenneth married Betty Blumenberg Dement on June 16, 1988, in Jackson...
Mary Kinder (01/05/08)
Mary Frances Hunter Kinder of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Jan. 4, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home.
Charlene Gafford (01/05/08)
Charlene Gafford, 74, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Dec. 30, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Dec. 28, 1933, in Lauderdale County, Tenn., daughter of Charlie and Ardella Glenn Dayson. Gafford had lived in Missouri since 1992. Survivors include a son, Clifton Stringer of Sacramento; a daughter, Robin Gafford of Cape Girardeau; two brothers, Robert and James Robinson of Lilbourn, Mo.; a sister, Georgia Burks of Griffith, Ind.; 19 grandchildren; and 26 great-grandchildren...
Alene Beasley (01/05/08)
Alene Beasley, 83, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Jan. 3, 2008, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. She was born April 5, 1924, in Dyer, Ark., daughter of Ethel Wright. She and Harold Beasley were married Sept. 9, 1942, in Texarkana, Ark. He died July 5, 2002...
Earl Hahn (01/05/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Earl E. Hahn, 85, of Perryville died Friday, Jan. 4, 2008, at Perry County Nursing Home. He was born Nov. 2, 1922, at Yount, Mo., son of John Henry and Julia Whisler Hahn. He was married to Velma Marie McClure Hahn. She died in September 1977...
Isabelle Knight (01/05/08)
COMMERCE, Mo. -- Isabelle Knight, 88, of Commerce died Friday, Jan. 4, 2008, at Chaffee Nursing Home in Chaffee, Mo. She was born Sept. 18, 1919, at Benton, Mo., daughter of William Daniel and Mary Emmaline Robertson Edmonds. She and Roy Lee Knight were married Oct. 18, 1941, at Benton...
Sister Jo Donna Grimes (01/05/08)
Sister Jo Donna Grimes, a longtime administrator and educator, mostly in the St. Louis Archdiocese, died Saturday, Dec. 29, 2007, of complications after a stroke at St. Anthony's Medical Center in south St. Louis County. She was 75. Sister Grimes taught at elementary schools in St. Louis, Manchester and Alton almost 15 years, until she took an administrative position in 1966...
Dan Young Jr. (01/05/08)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Dan Young Jr., 68, of Cairo died Sunday, Dec. 30, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Friends may call today from 10 a.m. to service time at Massie Funeral Home in Mounds, Ill. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. today at the funeral home, with pastor Elbert Brown officiating...
Robert Ayers (01/04/08)
MALDEN, Mo. -- Robert Aaron "Bob" Ayers, 76, of Malden died Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2008, at Malden Nursing Center. He was born Jan. 5, 1931, in Bragg City, Mo., son of Fitch and Julia M. Williams Ayers. He and Alberta Simpson were married in 1949. He and Essie Mae Thomas were married in 1972. She died in 1988...
Paul Sharp (01/04/08)
ANNA, Ill. -- Paul Sharp, 82, of rural Anna died Wednesday Jan. 2, 2008, at his home. He was born Jan. 7, 1925, in Elco, Ill., son of Rando J. and Della N. Brimm Sharp. He married Norma A. Jordan July 19, 1945, at Pocahontas. She died Sept. 19, 1999...
Jacqueline Hurte (01/04/08)
Jacqueline Joyce Hurte, 73, of Washington, Mo., died Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2008. She was born April 11, 1934, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Vannus Albert and Arizona "Ruth" Bridges Moore. Hurte lived in Cape Girardeau most of her life. She was a clerical worker 30 years at Southeast Missouri State University. She was a member of Red Star Baptist Church and sang in the choir...
Kenneth Martin (01/04/08)
PATTON, Mo. -- Kenneth Wilson Martin, 80, of Patton died Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2008, at his home. He was born March 12, 1927, in Ironton, Ohio, son of William H. and Melda B. Ball Martin. He and Lillian Emma Martin were married in August 1989. Martin retired as a packer from Procter & Gamble in St. Louis...
Floy Litzelfelner (01/04/08)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Floy Litzelfelner, 89, of St. Ann, Mo., formerly of Chaffee, died Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2008, at Missouri Baptist Medical Center in St. Louis. She was born June 20, 1918, in Oran, Mo., daughter of Harvey "Hub" and Agnes Stone Malone. She and Wilbur Litzelfelner were married Dec. 20, 1935. He died March 5, 1981...
Charles Stanger (01/04/08)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Charles C. Stanger, 83, of Marble Hill died Thursday, Jan. 3, 2008, at Eldercare in Marble Hill. He was born July 20, 1924, at Madison, Ind. Stanger served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He attended the Community Church at Marble Hill...
Edward Schetter (01/04/08)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Edward "Eddie" Schetter, 81, of Chaffee died Thursday, Jan. 3, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born June 10, 1926, at New Hamburg, Mo., son of Otto Charles and Mamie Katie Westrich Schetter. He and Wilhelmina "Willie" Kluesner were married July 1, 1950...
Robert Sonntag (01/04/08)
After fighting a two-and-a-half-year heroic battle against melanoma, Robert J. Sonntag of Zionsville, Ind., surrendered to the disease in the presence of his friends and family Monday, Dec. 31, 2007, at 7 p.m. Born and raised in Farmington, Mo., Bob celebrated his 50th birthday Nov. 21...
Eve McNeely (01/04/08)
Eve Nichole McNeely was born at 7:25 a.m. and passed away at 9:17 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2008. She was born 14 inches long and weighed 5 pounds, 8 ounces, daughter of Richard Wayne and Jessica Nichole Horman McNeely of Scott City. Survivors include her parents; a brother, Adam Coloway McNeely of the home; maternal grandparents, Susan Horman of Scott City and Delbert Horman of Osage Beach, Mo.; paternal grandparents, David and Lucita McNeely of Cape Girardeau; maternal great-grandparents, Bernard and Virginia Elfrank of Scott City and Bonnie Horman of Chaffee, Mo.; and paternal great-grandparents, Adam and Viola McNeely of Thebes, Ill.. ...
Rebecca Parrow (01/03/08)
Rebecca Jo Parrow, 54, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born March 2, 1953, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Robert Winder and Lyda Smith. She and Gene Parrow were married Feb. 22, 2002, in Cape Girardeau...
Richard Horn (01/03/08)
Richard Lee Horn, 81, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Dec. 31, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born May 3, 1926, in Lilbourn, Mo., son of Emerson B. and Edna R. Hammell Horn. He married Dorothy Lea Lane. She preceded him in death. Horn served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II with he 3rd Marine Division in the Pacific Theater...
Georgia Spain (01/03/08)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Georgia Marie Spain, 72, of Marble Hill died Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2008, at her home. She was born Nov. 27, 1935, in Fredericktown, Mo., daughter of George and Pearl Brown Lincoln. She and Frank D. Spain were married Nov. 15, 1951. He died Nov. 15, 1984...
Clarence Meyer (01/03/08)
BIEHLE, Mo. -- Clarence R. "Bobby" Meyer, 66, of Biehle died Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2008, at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. He was born Aug. 6, 1941, in Perry County, son of Elmer and Mathilda Wibbenmeyer Meyer. He and Janet A. Turnbough were married Dec. 28, 1963...
Cecil Kilbreath (01/03/08)
Cecil J. Kilbreath, 81, of Millersville died Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2008, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born July 3, 1926, in Parma, Mo., son of Ira and Dona Brown Kilbreath. He and Naomi Hamilton were married Oct. 30, 1947, at Bernie, Mo...
Flora Weibrecht (01/03/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Flora M. Weibrecht, 97, of Perryville, formerly of Crosstown, Mo., died Sunday, Dec. 30, 2007, at Perry County Nursing Home. She was born Oct. 1, 1910, at Crosstown, daughter of Bruno and Marie Fritsche. She and William P. Weibrecht were married April 26, 1941. He died June 11, 1996...
Mary Hopper (01/03/08)
BENTON, Mo. -- Mary Ada Hopper, 87, of Benton died Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2008, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 1, 1920, at Morley, Mo., daughter of William A. and Mary M. Capps Beggs. She and Joe Willard "Bill" Hopper were married in 1939...
Paul Hill (01/03/08)
PATTON, Mo. -- Paul James Hill, 62, of Patton died Monday, Dec. 31, 2007, at his home. He was born Feb. 25, 1945, in Poplar Bluff, Mo., son of Emery and Geraldine Burkhart Hill. He and Thelma Horrell were married Dec. 10, 1972. Hill worked as a welder in a boat factory until he became disabled...
Rev. Robert Burchyett (01/03/08)
McCLURE, Ill. -- The Rev. Robert Lewis Burchyett, 91, of West Memphis, Ark., formerly of Cairo and McClure, Ill., died Monday, Dec. 31, 2007, at Broadway Health Center in West Memphis. A celebration of life service will be held at noon today at Cairo Pentecostal Church. Bobby McCool will officiate, assisted by Charles McKinnies, Dan McKinnies, Bob McCool Sr. and Stephen Smith. Burial will be in Lindsey Cemetery near McClure...
Bobby Bruce (01/03/08)
Bobby Paul Bruce, 67, of Scott City died Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2008, at Life Care Center in Cape Gir-ardeau. He was born April 22, 1940, in Dunklin County, Mo., son of Joseph Wheeler and Mattie Lou Brake Bruce. Bruce worked in the janitor and shipping departments at Blair Industries...
David Nelson (01/03/08)
ORAN, Mo. -- David Allen Nelson, 41, died at his home in Oran Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2007, as a result of a very serious scuba diving accident that he suffered in October 1993. David was born in Millington, Tenn., Jan 17, 1966, to Fred and Pat Nelson. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Fred Sr. and Marianne Nelson, and H.F. "Jim" and Hazel Clare, and aunts, Virginia Clare and Diane Gustafson...
Alfred McCain (01/03/08)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Alfred McCain, 84, of Tamms died Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2008, at Ratliff Care Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born March 14, 1923, at Neelys Landing, Mo., son of Robert and Bertha J. Hargraves McCain. He and Johanna Slack were married Sept. 23, 1950, in Cape Girardeau. She preceded him in death April 22, 2003...
Wanda Hope (01/03/08)
Wanda Hope, 82, of Cape Gir-ardeau, formerly of Jackson, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2008, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Aug. 2, 1925, in Sedgewickville, daughter of the late Ernest and Grace Bollinger Killian. She and Harold Hope were married Aug. 9, 1947. He passed away Dec. 31, 1998...
Berniece Warner (01/02/08)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Berniece Christina Warner, 84, of Marble Hill died Saturday, Dec. 29, 2007, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born March 25, 1923, in Luray, Kan., daughter of James Frederick and Cora Opal Bean Douglas. She and James Frederick Warner were married Dec. 24, 1944. He died March 5, 1996...
Everett Speck (01/02/08)
ANNA, Ill. -- Everett Speck, 95, of Anna died Sunday, Dec. 30, 2007, at his home. He was born Aug. 21, 1912, in Anna, son of Henry Crawford and Ethel Norma Kirby Speck. He and Offa Jane Benefield were married Dec. 24, 1933, in Anna. She died Jan. 5, 1997...
Janet Behr (01/02/08)
Janel L. Behr, 60, of East Alton, Ill., died Sunday, Dec. 30, 2007, at her home. She was born Feb. 6, 1947, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Jesse and Helen Coyler Callis. They preceded her in death. She married Teddy W. Behr in May 1967, in Wood River, Ill. He preceded her in death...
John Gibbons (01/02/08)
SHELL KNOB, Mo. -- John E. Gibbons, 76, of Shell Knob died Friday, Dec. 28, 2007, at the Veterans Hospital in Little Rock, Ark., following a brief illness. Gibbons was born May 16, 1931, in Chicago, son of Martin and Bridgett Kelly Gibbons. He and Chloe Kassel Dietz were married May 27, 1978, in Shell Knob...
Mary Hopper (01/02/08)
Mary Hopper, 87, of Benton, Mo., died Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2008, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Benton.
Wanda Hope (01/02/08)
Wanda Hope, 82, of Jackson, died Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2008, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson.
The Rev. Robert Burchyett (01/02/08)
The Rev. Robert Lewis Burchyett, 91, of West Memphis, Ark., formerly of Cairo and McClure, Ill., passed away at 4:20 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31, 2007, at the Broadway Health Center in West Memphis. He died peacefully, surrounded by his family. He was born March 15, 1916, in rural McClure, youngest child of the late Calvin and Erma (Baker) Burchyett...
Mary Ellen Ueleke (01/02/08)
Mary Ellen Ueleke, 89, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Dec. 30, 2007, at her home. She was born Aug. 8, 1918, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Claude William and Ellenora Foeste Miller. She and Milton William Ueleke were married Dec. 23, 1946, in Cape Girar-deau. He died Feb. 20, 1999...
Charles Peterson (01/02/08)
Clement Charles Peterson, 80, a resident of Milford, Conn., died Thursday, Dec. 20, 2007. Chuck, son of Clement S. Peterson and Grace Spoeri Peterson, was born Oct. 28, 1927, in Chicago. He attended schools in Evanston, Ill., and graduated with degrees in business and mathematics from the University of Missouri-Columbia...