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Obituaries from April 2008

Evelyn Brooks (04/30/08)
Evelyn M. Brooks, 89, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, April 29, 2008, at the Lutheran Home. Arrangements are incomplete with Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home.
George Robinson (04/30/08)
George Robinson, 42, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, April 29, 2008, in a fire at his home on Pacific Street. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home.
Sarah Tripp (04/30/08)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Sarah Ada Tripp, 87, of Jonesboro died Monday, April 28, 2008, at her home. She was born Nov. 2, 1920, at Wolf Lake, Ill., daughter of John and Alice May Forsee Hamel. She and Earl Tripp were married May 14, 1937. He died Nov. 27, 2001...
Elizabeth Wood (04/30/08)
DEXTER, Mo. -- Elizabeth Ann Wood, 63, of Dexter died Sunday, April 27, 2008, at her home. She was born July 7, 1944, at Flint, Mich. Wood was a member of the Lighthouse Christian Center in Dexter, had attended Bethany Baptist Church near Bernie, Mo., and was a former LPN in Dexter, Bloomfield, Mo., and Bernie...
Liam Allen (04/30/08)
CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Liam Joel Allen, infant son of William Joseph and Kristen Marie Lietzau Allen of Carbondale, died at birth Sunday, April 20, 2008, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. Survivors include his parents; maternal grandparents, Rudy Lietzau of Vienna, Ill., and Donna Bridges of Cape Girardeau; paternal grandparents, Douglas and Cynthia Allen of Jonesboro, Ill.; maternal great-grandmother, Faye Holt of Grantsburg, Ill.; paternal great-grandparents, Don and Mitzi Allen of Yucca Valley, Calif., Sandy Bush of Palm Springs, Calif., and Tom Bush of Paducah, Ky.. ...
Marybeth Williams (04/30/08)
A celebration of life service for Mary Elizabeth Williams of Jackson will be held at 7 p.m. Friday at First Presbyterian Church in Jackson. Dr. Grant F.C. Gillard will officiate. Private burial is to be in the City Cemetery in Jackson. Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements...
Lillian Harmon (04/30/08)
Lillian Boehme Harmon, 88, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Scott City, died Monday, April 28, 2008. Lillian was born April 10, 1920, in Jackson, daughter of Charles and Bertha Loeb Boehme. She is survived by daughters, Martha (Bill) Joiner of Cape Girardeau, LaDonna (Jim) Suttle of Santa Barbara, Calif.; three grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews...
Tara Brown (04/30/08)
Tara Brown, 27, of Louisville, Ky., died Friday, April 25, 2008, at Christian Northeast Hospital in St. Louis. She was born June 29, 1980, in Charleston, Mo., daughter of Herman Grant and Aries Brown. Brown was a mental health associate at Ten Brooke Hospital in Louisville...
Delores Streiler (04/30/08)
Delores M. Streiler, 70, of Jackson passed away Monday, April 28, 2008, at her home. She was born Dec. 7, 1937, in Point Rest, Mo., daughter of Howard and Sylvia Farrar Hager. She and Melvin "Corky" Streiler were married Jan. 19, 1957. He passed away Sept. 4, 1971...
Tony Farrow (04/30/08)
Anthony Wayne "Tony" Farrow, 50, of Scott City died Tuesday, April 29, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Dec. 28, 1957, in Cape Girardeau, son of Lyman Ray "Buck" and Patricia Ann Bledsoe Farrow. He and Darla Lindsey were married July 23, 1994...
Patricia Ludwig (04/30/08)
Patricia Ruth Ludwig, 79, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, April 28, 2008, at her home. She was born Sept. 14, 1928, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Clyde and Magdalene Logel Grojean. She and Kelly Gaines were married Jan. 21, 1949, in Cape Girardeau. He died Dec. 6, 1972. She and Roy Ludwig were married May 22, 1976, in Cape Girardeau. He died Jan. 23, 1990...
Floyd Jones (04/29/08)
WASHINGTON, Utah — Floyd R. Jones, 88, of Washington died Wednesday, April 23, 2008, at his home. He was born Nov. 7, 1919, in Cape Girardeau, son of John H. and Hattie Ramsey Jones. He and Mary Helen McNerlin were married Oct. 29, 1988, in Reno, Nev...
Lillian Harmon (04/29/08)
Lillian Harmon, 88, of Scott City died Monday, April 28, 2008, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete with Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City.
Bernice Wilson (04/29/08)
ST. CHARLES, Mo. — Bernice G. Wilson, 86, of St. Charles died Sunday, April 27, 2008, at Charlevoix Healthcare Center in St. Charles. She was born Oct. 24, 1921, in Bollinger County, Mo., daughter of John and Emma Borders Richards. Wilson retired from Vac-Tec in St. Louis. She was a member of the Church on the Rock in St. Charles...
Kenneth Cissell (04/29/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. — Kenneth L. Cissell, 53, of Perryville died Sunday, April 27, 2008, in Perry County. He was born Nov. 9, 1954, in Perry County, son of Claude and Pearl Doll Cissell. Cissell was a farmer. He was a member of St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church at Silver Lake, Mo...
John Leming (04/29/08)
DALLAS — John Edward Leming, 80, of Dallas died Friday, April 25, 2008, in Farmers Branch, Texas. He was born Sept. 24, 1927, in Cape Girardeau, son of Wallace and Frances Leming. Leming was a longtime employee of the Dallas Morning News, an avid model railroader and a member of Episcopal Chapter of The Good Shepherd and the National Model Railroad Association...
Betty Chapman (04/29/08)
Betty J. "Inky" Chapman, 77, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, April 27, 2008, at the Lutheran Home. She was born May 12, 1930, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Frank and Yvetta Hunt Reed. She and John Raymond Chapman were married Dec. 16, 1949, in Cape Girardeau. He died Dec. 28, 1994...
Betty Chapman (04/28/08)
Betty J. Chapman, 77, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, April 27, 2008, at the Lutheran Home. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Bill Kitchen (04/28/08)
Bill Roy Kitchen, 89, of Glenallen, Mo., died Saturday, April 26, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born April 20, 1919, in Glenallen, son of Otto C. and Blanche D. Sample Kitchen. He and Florence "Cricket" Vance Kitchen were married May 24, 1941...
Elma Gourley (04/28/08)
Elma Arbutus Gourley, 83, of Chesterfield, Mo., died Friday, April 25, 2008, at Garden View Care Center in Chesterfield. She was born June 15, 1924, in Supply, Ark., daughter of the Rev. Albert Jesse and Zella R. Pierce Johnson. She and the Rev. John Gourley were married Nov. 8, 1940, in Corning, Ark. He died Sept. 9, 2001...
Ray Dillingham (04/28/08)
Ray E. Dillingham, 85, of Jackson passed away Sunday, April 27, 2008, at the Jackson Manor Nursing Home in Jackson. He was born July 21, 1922, in Egypt Mills, Mo., son of Jess and Valina Lueder Dillingham. He and Ruth Alene Keller were married March 29, 1952, at Trinity Lutheran Church at Egypt Mills...
Max Neville (04/28/08)
Max T. Neville, 100, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, April 26, 2008, at the Lutheran Home. He was born Dec. 18, 1907, in Sims, Ill., son of Emory and Elizabeth Finley Neville, the second youngest of nine children. He and Adella (Damron) Neville were married in 1934 in Cape Girardeau. She died Oct. 8, 1977...
Dora Dirnberger (04/27/08)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Dora C. Dirnberger, 89, of Chaffee died Friday, April 25, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born July 25, 1918, at Blomeyer, Mo., daughter of August and Pauline Schwach Martin. She and Raymond Dirnberger were married March 5, 1946. He died June 10, 1955...
Max Neville (04/27/08)
Max T. Neville, 100, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, April 26, 2008, at the Lutheran Home. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Jeffery Sullivan (04/27/08)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Jeffery Donald Sullivan, 45, of Marble Hill died Thursday, March 20, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born May 4, 1962, in St. Louis, son of Donald and Thelma Jean Whitworth Sullivan. Sullivan was a CNA at a nursing home...
Elma Gourley (04/27/08)
CHESTERFIELD, Mo. -- Elma Arbutus Gourley, 83, of Chesterfield died Friday, April 25, 2008, at Garden View Care Center in Chesterfield. She was born June 15, 1924, in Supply, Ariz., daughter of the Rev. Albert Jesse and Zellarean Pierce Johnson. She and the Rev. John Gourley were married Nov. 8, 1940, in Corning, Ark. He died Sept. 9, 2001...
Carl Jank (04/27/08)
Carl R. "Lindy" Jank, 80, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, April 26, 2008, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born June 22, 1927, in Effingham, Ill., son of Robert M. and Cora Bombal Jank. He and Norma Jean Hahs were married Nov. 28, 1948...
Elma Gourley (04/26/08)
Elma Arbutus Gourley, 83, formerly of Jackson, died Friday, April 25, 2008, at Garden View Care Center in Chesterfield, Mo. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at First Pentecostal Church. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the church. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Rose Richards (04/26/08)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Rose Lee Richards, 79, of Advance died Thursday, April 24, 2008, at Monticello House in Jackson. She was born Aug. 31, 1928, at Sank, Mo., daughter of J.M. and Vallie Shell Null. She and Johnny Richards were married Feb. 19, 1949, in Piggott, Ark. He died Nov. 16, 2007...
Ercell Brant (04/26/08)
Eve Ercell Brant, 85, of Scott City died Friday, April 25, 2008, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Sept. 27, 1922, in Paris, Tenn., daughter of Jacob and Thelma McMunn Medlock. She and Elzie Lee Brant were married July 3, 1955, in Tunica, Miss...
Randy Davis (04/26/08)
Randy C. Davis, 51, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, April 24, 2008, at his home. He was born Oct. 7, 1956, in Cape Girardeau, son of Charles E. and Rosetta E. Propst Davis. He and Sharon A. Moyers were married Oct. 28, 2001, in Las Vegas. Davis was a 1975 graduate of Jackson High School. He was employed by the city of Cape Girardeau 32 years, retiring in 2007...
Randy Davis (04/25/08)
Randy Davis Randy C. Davis, 51, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, April 24, 2008, at his home. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Cletys Logsden (04/25/08)
Cletys Logsden Cletys Michael Logsden, 51, of Portage, Mich., died unexpectedly Monday, Dec. 17, 2007, in Arroyo Grande, Calif. He was born April 26, 1956, in Newport, R.I., son of Cletys A. and Evelyn R. Schroeder Logsden. Logsden was formerly of Jackson and attended Jackson schools. He moved to Kalamazoo, Mich., and worked in nuclear plants across the country. He was a member of Local 525...
Herbert Hayden (04/25/08)
Herbert Hayden MOUNDS, Ill. -- Herbert L. Hayden, 96, of Mounds died Thurs¿day, April 24, 2008, at Parkway Regional Hospital in Fulton, Ky. He was born Aug. 28, 1911, in Pulaski County, Ill., son of Ernliegh and Mildred Kay Fuller Hayden. He first married Joyce Goza, who died Sept. 10, 1991. He later married Margie Wallace...
Richard Ham (04/25/08)
Richard Ham CAIRO, Ill. -- Richard W. "Dick" Ham, 88, of Cairo died Wednesday, April 23, 2008, at his home. He was born July 13, 1919, in Oakwood, Ohio, son of Thomas and Blanche Carnahan Ham. He married Dorothy Rose, who died in 1985. Ham was a carpenter and roofer and had worked at Pyramid Roofing and Lumber Co., and Webster Plumbing Co. He was a member of Disabled American Veterans. He was formerly of America, Ill...
Richard Ham (04/24/08)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Richard W. "Dick" Ham, 88, of Cairo died Wednesday, April 23, 2008, at his home. Barkett Funeral Home in Mounds, Ill., is in charge of arrangements.
Shirley Hopkins (04/24/08)
MORLEY, Mo. -- Shirley Hopkins, 73, died Tuesday, April 22, 2008, at Sikeston Convalescent Center in Sikeston, Mo. She was born Feb. 11, 1935, in Osceola, Ark., daughter of Grady and Leabell Sanders. She and Carl David "Porky" Hopkins were married Dec. 31, 1950. He died Nov. 1, 2007...
Margaret Johnson (04/24/08)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Margaret M. Johnson, 68, of Jonesboro died Wednesday, April 23, 2008, at her home. She was born June 28, 1939, daughter of Olen and Velma Mosley Dillon. She and Clifford "Speck" Johnson were married Aug. 30, 1957, in Melrose Park, Ill...
Geneva Manus (04/24/08)
ANNA, Ill. -- Geneva Manus, 92, of Anna died Monday, April 21, 2008, at Bentwood Nursing Center in Florissant, Mo. She was born Sept. 19, 1915, daughter of William and Gerta Wall St. John. She and Paul Manus were married Dec. 25, 1939. He died April 14, 2001...
Olga Nabers (04/24/08)
Olga Marie Nabers, 90, of Waterloo, Ill., died Monday, April 21, 2008, in Springfield, Ill. She was born Nov. 23, 1917, at Tilsit, daughter of Gustav Adolph and Bertha Kamp Zeller. She was a graduate of the former College High School in Cape Girardeau and of Southeast Missouri State University in 1945...
Barbara Pemberton (04/24/08)
Barbara Jones Pemberton, 86, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, April 21, 2008, at the Lutheran Home. She was born June 28, 1921, in Nashville, Tenn., daughter of Dr. Andrew B. and Ethel Patton Jones. When she was a young child the family moved to St. Louis, where her father practiced medicine and was head of the neurology department at Washington University many years. She graduated from University City High School and was a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Vanderbilt University...
Anna Maher (04/24/08)
OAKVILLE, Mo. -- Anna Teresa Maher, 88, of Oakville died Monday, April 21, 2008, at Nazareth Living Center, after a long battle with Alzheimer's. She was born Aug. 18, 1919, in Norristown, Pa., daughter of John and Bridget McGuire of Ireland. She and Charles J. Maher were married 64 years. He preceded her in death...
Randy Laird (04/24/08)
Paul Randall "Buck" Laird, 51, of Bothell, Wash., formerly of Jackson, died Monday, April 21, 2008, at Evergreen Hospice in Kirkland, Wash. He was born Feb. 27, 1957, in Cape Girardeau, son of Richard "Dick" and Mary Deneke Laird. Laird graduated from Jackson High School in 1975, and worked for Leimer and Wessell Construction Co. ...
Spc. Nicolas Booker (04/24/08)
Spc. Nicolas Brandon Booker, 20, of Junction City, Kan., formerly of Jackson, died Monday, April 14, 2008, in Junction City as a result of injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. He was born July 9, 1987, in Aurora, Colo., son of William Rich "Rick" and Debra Kesterson Booker...
Neva Jackson (04/24/08)
Neva D. Davidson Jackson, 79, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, April 23, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Nov. 28, 1928, in Oil Trough, Ark., daughter of Clinton and Luda Pearl Kent Davidson. She and Malcolm N. Jackson were married July 6, 1949, in Charleston, Mo. He died July 2, 1998...
Juanita Long (04/23/08)
Juanita Long Juanita Marie Long, 61, of Jackson, formerly of Marble Hill, Mo., died Monday, April 21, 2008, at her home. She was born Oct. 14, 1946, near Kennett, Mo., daughter of Jonas E. and L.B. Estes Long. Long had worked at Marble Hill Hat Factory and attended Harmony Congregational Methodist Church...
Jacqueline Schultz (04/23/08)
Jacqueline Schultz MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Jacqueline Schultz, 46, of Galesburg, Ill., died Monday, April 21, 2008, at Cottage Hospital in Galesburg. She was born Aug. 10, 1961, at Patton, Mo., daughter of Arthur and Lillian Jefferies Schultz. Schultz worked as a waitress, line operator at Gilster-Mary Lee in Perryville, Mo., and was deli manager at the former Giant Food Store in Galesburg. She was a member of Foursquare Church in Galesburg...
Barbara Pemberton (04/23/08)
Barbara Pemberton Barbara J. Pemberton, 86, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, April 21, 2008, at the Lutheran Home. McCombs Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau is in charge of arrangements.
Spc. Nicolas Booker (04/23/08)
Spc. Nicolas Booker Nicolas Brandon Booker, 20, of Junction City, Kan., formerly of Jackson, died Monday, April 14, 2008, in Junction City. McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Alice Wyllys (04/23/08)
Alice Wyllys SOUTH BOARDMAN, Mich. -- Alice McCulley Wyllys, 80, of South Boardman died Wednesday, April 16, 2008, at her home. She was born Nov. 12, 1927, in Scott County, daughter of Alvery and Annie Hosea of Oran, Mo. She and W.J. McCulley were married Dec. 6, 1947, in Painton, Mo. He died Feb. 20, 1983. She then married Harry Wyllys Nov. 13, 1994...
Harriet Weaver (04/23/08)
Harriet Weaver Harriet M. Weaver, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, April 21, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Aug. 19, 1919, at Carthage, Mo., daughter of Harry B. and Marie S. Schutt Smallfield. She and Clyde E. Mitchell were married Oct. 6, 1942, in Kansas City, Mo. He died Dec. 24, 1944. Later she married William Ronald Weaver July 7, 1951, in Kansas City. He died July 21, 2004...
Larry Scheetz (04/23/08)
Larry Scheetz CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Larry P. Scheetz, 66, of Marco Island, Fla., died Thursday, April 3, 2008, at Naples Community Hospital. He was born July 10, 1941, at Chaffee. Scheetz attended the University of Missouri. Working for Potashnick Construction and Better Roads as a project manager, he had a 30-year career building various sections of the nation's interstates...
Walter McIntyre (04/23/08)
Walter McIntyre ANNA, Ill. -- Walter McIntyre, 87, of Anna died Monday, April 21, 2008, at his farm. He was born Sept. 25, 1920, in Thebes, Ill., to Edward and Anna Casey McIntyre. He and Virginia Mae Burns were married Aug. 23, 1947, in Olive Branch, Ill...
Lee Benson (04/23/08)
Lee Benson Laura Lee Benson, 85, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, April 21, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born April 16, 1923, in Carlisle County, Ky., daughter of Orion Lindell and Laura Isabelle Moreland Brock. She and Max Dean Barks were married March 25, 1941, in Missouri. He died Nov. 4, 1975. She later married Eugene Benson in April 1979 in Indiana. He also preceded her in death...
Jack Lancaster (04/23/08)
Jack Lancaster Jack Lancaster, 78, of Randles died Monday, April 21, 2008, at his home. He was born Aug. 17, 1929, in Bell City, Mo., son of William "Bill" and Clara Lavada Simmons Lancaster. He and Gearldine Ann Menz were married Jan. 26, 1957. Lancaster was a retired laborer with Local 1104. He was a member of Perkins Baptist Church, Whitewater Masonic Lodge 417 and Whitewater Order of Eastern Star 174...
Elizabeth Fesler (04/22/08)
Elizabeth Fesler ST. LOUIS -- Elizabeth L. Fesler, 85, of St. Louis died Wednesday, April 16, 2008, at Brook View Nursing Home in Maryland Heights, Mo. She was born July 24, 1922, in St. Louis to the Rev. Carney C. and Elizabeth G. Ranney Fesler Sr...
Alice Wyllys (04/22/08)
Alice Wyllys SOUTH BOARDMAN, Mich. -- Alice McCulley Wyllys, 80, died Wednesday, April 16, 2008, at her daughter's home in South Boardman. She was born Nov. 12, 1927, in Scott County, Mo., daughter of Alvery and Anna Hosea. She and W.J. McCulley were married Dec. 6, 1947, in Painton, Mo. He died Feb. 20, 1983. She then married Harry Wyllys on Nov. 13, 1994...
Walter McIntyre (04/22/08)
Walter McIntyre ANNA, Ill. -- Walter McIntyre, 87, of Anna died Monday, April 21, 2008, at his home. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to service time Wednesday at Crain Funeral Home in Anna. The funeral will be at noon Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Christian Chapel Cemetery with full military honors by Carroll P. Foster VFW Post 3455...
Maggie Fisher (04/22/08)
Maggie Fisher OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- Maggie Fisher, 72, of Olive Branch died at 5:30 a.m. Saturday, April 19, 2008, at Jonesboro Rehab and Care Center in Jonesboro, Ill. She was born on April 12, 1936, in Euafalia, Okla., to Flossie Mae Flood Dabbs. She married Charles Fisher. He preceded her in death on July 9, 2007...
Mary Weber (04/22/08)
Mary Weber Mary S. Weber, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, April 19, 2008, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Sept. 7, 1919, in Tamms, Ill., daughter of Wilbert H. and Anna Mae McClanahan Schaefer. She and Harold S. Weber were married May 11, 1946, in Tamms. He died Feb. 21, 2000...
Roger Horst (04/22/08)
Roger Horst Roger Warren Horst, 81, of Jackson died Sunday, April 20, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Dec. 9, 1926, in Madison, Kan., son of Dwight L. and Nellie Imthurn Horst. He and Fran L. Rust were married July 16, 1950, in Goodland, Kan...
Dorothy Cotner (04/22/08)
Dorothy Cotner Dorothy Ann Cotner, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, April 20, 2008, at the Lutheran Home. She was born May 10, 1919, at Kelso, Mo., daughter of Andrew and Clara Zent Scherer. She and Lester W. Cotner were married June 26, 1941. Cotner was a member of St. ...
Gerald Kellett (04/22/08)
Gerald Kellett SIKESTON, Mo. -- Gerald Kellett, 74, of Sikeston died Wednesday, April 16, 2008, at his home. He was born July 8, 1933, in Sikeston, son of Ernest and Rita Mainord Kellett. He married Barbara Campbell, who died June 30, 2006. Kellett was a U.S. Army veteran. He was a member of Eagles Aerie 3319 and American Legion...
Donald Martin (04/21/08)
Donald Martin ANNA, Ill. -- Donald Dean Martin, 73, of Anna died Saturday, April 19, 2008, at Union County Hospital in Anna. He was born Dec. 24, 1934, in Anna, son of Mack and Alice Lence Martin. He and Imogene Rogers Kelley were married Dec. 20, 2003, at Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church...
Mettie Penzel (04/21/08)
Mettie Penzel Mettie Jane Penzel, 100, of Jackson passed away Saturday, April 19, 2008, at Chateau Girardeau in Cape Girardeau. She was born May 18, 1907, in Cape Girardeau County, daughter of Marion N. and Minnie Mae Hahn Killian. She and Carl L. Penzel were married April 19, 1931. He passed away July 4, 2000...
Mary Weber (04/21/08)
Mary Weber Mary S. Weber, 88, of Cape Girardeau, died Saturday, April 19, 2008, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Sept. 7, 1919, in Tamms, Ill., daughter of Wilbert H. and Anna Mae McClanahan Schaefer. She and Harold S. Weber were married May 11, 1946, in Tamms. He died Feb. 21, 2000...
Allen Ruth (04/21/08)
Allen Ruth Allen R. Ruth, 58, of Scott City, died Saturday, April 19, 2008, at his home. He had been a patient in the St. Louis VA Medical Center for the past 2 months. Mr. Ruth was born in Irondale, Mo., on July 16, 1949, son of Raymond T. and Treva M. Terry Ruth. He married Belva J. Welch on July 2, 1976, in Cape Girardeau...
Eugene Nitsch (04/20/08)
Eugene Nitsch Eugene H. Nitsch, 87, of Jackson, formerly of Millersville, died Friday, April 18, 2008, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born June 22, 1920, in Lincoln County, Kan., son of Adolph and Anna Marie Jensen Nitsch. He and Winifred Lonberger were married Feb. 8, 1941. She died April 13, 1994...
Mettie Penzel (04/20/08)
Mettie Penzel Mettie Penzel, 100, of Jackson died Saturday, April 19, 2008, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. Arrangements are incomplete at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson.
Maggie Fisher (04/20/08)
Maggie Fisher OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- Maggie Fisher, 72, of Olive Branch died Saturday, April 19, 2008, at Jonesboro Health Care Center in Jonesboro, Ill. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Crain Funeral Home in Tamms, Ill.
Clyde Cook (04/20/08)
Clyde Cook MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Clyde Cook, 76, of Marble Hill died Friday, April 18, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born Nov. 3, 1931, son of Charley William and Radie James Cook. He and Geraldine A. Kirkpatrick were married Feb. 20, 1948, in Patton, Mo...
Juanita Henley (04/20/08)
Juanita Henley M. Juanita Henley, 72, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, April 19, 2008 at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born Jan. 27, 1936, in Point Pleasant, Mo., daughter of Amos and Gladys House French. She and Jerry Henley were married Feb. 25, 1984, in Cape Girardeau...
Robert Stovall (04/20/08)
Robert Stovall Robert Lee Stovall, 92, of Whitewater died Friday, April 18, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Feb. 27, 1916, in Whitewater, son of Joseph Cannon and Elmina Isaac Stovall. He and Gladys Morris were married May 2, 1936, in Bowling Green, Mo. She survives...
Eugene Nitsch (04/19/08)
Eugene H. Nitsch, 87, of Jackson died Friday, April 18, 2008, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Anna Hovis (04/19/08)
ZALMA, Mo. -- Anna Alice Hovis, 87, of Zalma, formerly of Marble Hill, Mo., died Thursday, April 17, 2008, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. She was born Feb. 16, 1921, in Olathe, Colo., daughter of the Rev. Otto and Tora Richards Pridy. She and David Eugene Hovis were married Dec. 23, 1940...
Agnes Sides (04/19/08)
Agnes R. Sides, 65, of Jackson passed away Thursday, April 18, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born June 26, 1942, in Cape Girardeau, to Cecil and Lydia Welker Fox. She and Earl L. Sides were married May 13, 1967. Agnes attended school in Jackson and Cape Girardeau. She worked at the former Ralph Edwards Sportswear in Cape Girardeau and was third shift supervisor at LeeRowan in Jackson...
Tracy Hull (04/18/08)
Tracy Avante Hull, 33, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, April 12, 2008, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. Survivors include two sons, Christopher Hull and Ezekiel Hull, both of Cape Girardeau; a daughter, Kabrina Hull of Cape Girardeau; her mother, Shirley Hull of Cape Girardeau; and two sisters, Tonya Hull and Kasondra Owens, both of Cape Girardeau...
Harold Klobe (04/18/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Harold Klobe, 93, of Perryville died Wednesday, April 16, 2008, at Independence Care Center of Perry County. He was born April 14, 1915, in Perry County, son of Emil J. and Louise Matilda Schroeder Klobe. He and Irma Smith were married May 23, 1936. She died March 14, 1999...
Ruby Lance (04/18/08)
Ruby Anna Lance, 91, of Scott City died Tuesday, April 15, 2008, at Ratliff Care Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born July 31, 1916, at Darksville, Mo., daughter of John Allen and Vertie Mae Westlake Rice. She and Jack F. Lance were married Oct. 2, 1943, in Cape Girardeau. He died May 5, 1968...
Edith Spalding (04/18/08)
Edith A. Spalding, 83, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, April 16, 2008, at her home. She was born May 29, 1924, in Glen­allen, Mo., daughter of Steve S.G. and Rada Miller Page. She and Richard K. Spalding were married Jan. 2, 1946, in Cape Girardeau. He died Oct. 12, 2000...
Edith Spalding (04/17/08)
Edith Spalding, 83, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, April 16, 2008, at her home. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Irene Dillworth (04/17/08)
Irene F. Dillworth, 87, of Jackson died Tuesday, April 15, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born July 6, 1920, in Cottage Grove, Tenn., daughter of William Thomas and Beulah Lee Snow Tyson. She and Loyd Dillworth were married Oct. 28, 1939, at Bloomfield, Mo. He died March 16, 1998...
Lois Drury (04/17/08)
KELSO, Mo. -- Lois Marie Drury, 77, of Kelso passed away Wednesday, April 16, 2008, at her home. She was born July 16, 1930, at Charleston, Mo., daughter of William M. and Alma Bone Wills. On May 6, 1950, at Charleston, she married Benjamin "Bud" Drury...
Chester Weakley (04/17/08)
GLENALLEN, Mo. -- Chester Vernon Weakley, 82, of Glenallen died Monday, April 14, 2008, at his home. He was born June 10, 1925, at Henson, Mo., son of John Walter and Nora Thomas Damsworth Weakley. He and Dorothy Mae Baker were married Jan. 25, 1943, at Charleston, Mo...
Robert Boone (04/17/08)
Robert Daniel Boone, 50, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, April 15, 2008, at his home. He was born Feb. 8, 1958, in Poplar Bluff, Mo., son of Robert Ray and Juanita French Boone. Mr. Boone was a graduate of Central High School. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps...
Opal Nance (04/17/08)
Opal Henson Nance, 78, formerly of Cape Girardeau County, passed away Friday, April 11, 2008, at Middle Tennessee Medical Center in Murfreesboro. She was born Nov. 23, 1930, in Buckhorn, Mo., daughter of Oscar Odell and Hattie Louella Hovis Henson. She married Ernest Nathan Nance, who preceded her in death...
Ruby Lance (04/16/08)
Ruby Lance, 91, of Scott City died Tuesday, April 15, 2008, at Ratliff Care Center in Cape Girardeau. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City is in charge of arrangements.
Margarete Sullivan (04/16/08)
Margarete Sullivan, 68, of Abilene, Texas, died Wednesday, April 9, 2008, while visiting friends and family in Germany. She was born Oct. 11, 1939, in Konigwusterhausen, Germany. She and Richard Sullivan were married July 9, 1960. Survivors include her husband; two sons, Richard Sullivan Jr. of Clovis, N.M., Michael Sullivan of Abilene; a brother; a sister; adopted sisters, Shirley Young of Scott City, Kirsten Bush of Abilene; and a granddaughter...
Brother Stanley Conner (04/16/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Brother Stanley J. Conner, 61, of Perryville died Monday, April 14, 2008, at St. Mary's of the Barrens. He was born July 24, 1946, at Poplar Bluff, Mo., son of Stanley J. and Mildred Lee Hawks Conner Sr. Conner was a graduate of Rushville High School in Rushville, Ind., Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau, St. Mary's Seminary in Perryville and DeAndreis Seminary in Lemont, Ill...
Chester Weakley (04/16/08)
GLENALLEN, Mo. -- Chester Vernon Weakley, 82, of Glenallen died Monday, April 14, 2008, at his home. He was born June 10, 1925, at Henson, Mo., son of John Walter and Nora Thomas Damsworth Weakley. He and Dorothy Mae Baker were married Jan. 25, 1943, at Charleston, Mo...
Etson Eves (04/15/08)
Etson Eves Etson C. Eves Jr., 96, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, April 13, 2008, at his home. He was born Feb. 2, 1912, son of Etson H. and May Belle Cruse Eves. He and Clara Steel were married Jan. 21, 1940, in Cape Girardeau. She died March 1, 1984...
David Clardy (04/15/08)
David Clardy WEST FRANKFORT, Ill. -- David Joel Clardy, 40, of West Frankfort, formerly of Anna, Ill., died Saturday, April 12, 2008. He was born May 2, 1967, in Tupelo, Miss., son of Elbert Jr. and Shirley Ann Hinkle Clardy. Clardy was a trim specialist with Bombardier Motor Corporation in Benton, Ill...
Shannon Schorn (04/15/08)
Shannon Schorn PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Shannon L. Schorn, 30, of Campbell Hill, Ill., died Saturday, April 12, 2008, at Pinckneyville Community Hospital in Pinckneyville, Ill. She was born Sept. 7, 1977, in Perryville, daughter of Carolyn Rollet. She and Kent Schorn were married Sept. 6, 2006, in Las Vegas...
Kathy Rogers (04/15/08)
Kathy Rogers CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Kathy J. Rogers, 58, of Chaffee died Sunday, April 13, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born March 31, 1950, in Sikeston, Mo., daughter of Cubie and Thelma Lois Finney Heffington. Survivors include a son, Terry Lockhart of Sullivan, Mo.; a daughter, Joyce Worley of Chaffee; five brothers, Tommy Heffington of Benton, Mo., Buddy Heffington of Hartford, Mich., Donny and Gene Heffington of Dowagiac, Mich., Bob Heffington of Florida; a sister, Lois Doberstein of Dowagiac; and four grandchildren.. ...
Cory Brunkhorst (04/15/08)
Cory Brunkhorst DE SOTO, Ill. -- Cory Gene Brunkhorst, 45, of De Soto died Saturday, April 12, 2008, at his home. He was born March 10, 1963, in Cape Girardeau, son of Gene Roland and Betty Lou Basler Brunkhorst. Brunkhorst was a graduate of Central High School and received a bachelor of science degree in science from Southeast Missouri State University...
Louise McCain (04/15/08)
Louise McCain Louise McCain, 91, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, April 13, 2008, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Feb. 18, 1917, at Neelys Landing, daughter of William "Ben" and Bertha E. Farrow Meyer. She and L. Howard McCain were married Dec. 30, 1941, in St. Charles, Mo. He died April 12, 1999...
Kathy Rogers (04/14/08)
Kathy Rogers Kathy J. Rogers, 58, of Chaffee, Mo., died Sunday, April 13, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee.
Jo Shoen (04/14/08)
Jo Shoen Jo A. Shoen, 72, of Mound City, Ill., died Saturday, April 12, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born in Mounds, Ill., May 16, 1935, daughter of Esaus and Myrtle Schellenberger Finchem. Shoen was a member of First Baptist Church in Mound City and was retired from Shawnee Development...
Florence Goettelmann (04/14/08)
Florence Goettelmann Florence A Goettelmann, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, April 12, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Nov. 19, 1919, in St. Louis, daughter of Joseph Patrick and Gertrude Wernsing O'Brien. She and Charles Goettelmann were married Sept. 16, 1944, in St. Louis...
Marjorie Johnson (04/14/08)
Marjorie Johnson Marjorie Ellen Johnson, 84, died Saturday, April 12, 2008, at the Life Care Center. She was born May 21, 1923, in Moran, Mich., daughter of Paul and Mabel Davis Luepnitz. She married the Rev. Roy Johnson June 14, 1962. He died Oct. 16, 1982...
Etson Eves (04/14/08)
Etson Eves Etson Eves, 96, died Sunday, April 13, 2008, in Cape Girardeau. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Erwin Koch (04/14/08)
Erwin Koch Erwin O. "Jim" Koch, 90, of New Wells, Mo., died Sunday, April 13, 2008, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Oct. 5, 1917, in New Wells, son of Martin and Maria Weinberg Koch Sr. He and Elsie Fritsche were married Nov. 6, 1937, in Farrar, Mo. She died Oct. 24, 2003...
Robert Miller (04/14/08)
Robert Miller OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- Robert Clifford "RC" Miller, 81, of Olive Branch, Ill., died Saturday, April 12, 2008, at his home. He was born Jan. 16, 1927, in Alexander County, Ill., son of Eugene and Alma Webb Miller. He and Edith Foster were married Dec. 12, 1949...
Samantha Ellis (04/14/08)
Samantha Ellis Samantha Marie Ellis, 17, of Thayer, Kan., died Thursday, April 10, 2008, at her residence in Thayer. She was born May 15, 1990, in Bartlesville, Okla., daughter of Tommy Joe and Lorena Marie Ellis. She was a member of the Osage Nation American Indian. She attended Woodland High School in Marble Hill, Mo., and graduated from Tulsa Job Corp...
Jo Schoen (04/13/08)
MOUND CITY, Ill. -- Jo Schoen, 72, of Mound City, died Saturday, April 12, 2008 at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Barkett Funeral Home in Mound City.
Vergie Smith (04/13/08)
Vergie Mae Smith, 77, of Jackson died Friday, April 11, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born July 18, 1930, at Jackson, daughter of Robert George and Maggie Grindstaff Green. She and Raymond C. Smith were married April 3, 1965. Survivors include her husband of Jackson; two brothers, J.D. Green, Dayton Green, both of Jackson; two sisters, Ruth Ann Mayfield of Millersville, Annie Jean Pruitt of Cape Girardeau...
Marie Kluesner (04/13/08)
NEW HAMBURG, Mo. -- Marie Kluesner, 84, of New Hamburg died Friday, April 11, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born Oct. 4, 1923, at St. Joseph, Tenn., daughter of John Henry and Elizabeth Reischman Kluesner. She was a member of St. Lawrence Catholic Church in New Hamburg and St. Anne's Sodality...
Robert Miller (04/13/08)
Olive Branch, Ill. -- Robert Clifford "R.C." Miller, 81, of Olive Branch died Saturday, April 12, 2008, at his home. Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Monday at Crain Funeral Home in Tamms, Ill., and from noon to 2 p.m. Tuesday at Trinity Assembly of God Church in Olive Branch...
Marjorie Johnson (04/13/08)
Marjorie Ellen Johnson, 84, died Saturday, April 12, 2008, at the Life Care Center of Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Lorberg Memorial Funeral Chapel.
Jonathan Reeser (04/13/08)
EVERETT, Wash. -- Jonathan M. Reeser, 44, of Everett died Saturday, December 22, 2007. A memorial service in celebration of Jonathan's life will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 19 at 2222 Kingsway Drive in Cape Girardeau. All who knew and loved Jonathan are invited to attend...
Randy Peters (04/13/08)
Randy Wayne Peters, 56, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, April 11, 2008, at his home. He was born March 10, 1952, at Cape Girardeau, son of Paul A. and Lawanda Allen Peters. Peters attended Central High School. He worked on a shrimp boat in Florida many years and later worked in construction in Houston, retiring in 2003...
Ed Davenport Jr. (04/13/08)
Edward "Ed" Davenport Jr., 49, born in St. Louis, died at home Saturday, March 15, 2008, surrounded by his family. He leaves behind his wife of 13 years, Dina Rosengarten, and three beautiful children, Michaela, Trey and Rachel, the loves of his life. He is also survived by his parents, Peggy and LeRoy Davenport; a sister, Angela Bedwell (Derek); nieces and nephews, Hannah, Ethan, Isaac and Lauren, all of Missouri; in addition to many loving relatives and friends...
Leroy Schumer (04/13/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Leroy F. Schumer, 82, of Perryville died Friday, April 11, 2008, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. He was born Jan. 22, 1926, at Poplar Bluff, Mo., son of Edward F. and Clara C. Schlattman Schumer. He and Edna Mae Gillian were married. She died June 19, 1999. He and Shirley Boxdorfer were married Oct. 22, 1982...
Carrie Hale (04/13/08)
Tamms, Ill. -- Carrie S. Hale, 64, of Tamms died Saturday, April 12, 2008, at her home. She was born March 17, 1944, at Elco, Ill., daughter of the late Ernest and Lena Sharp Butler. She and Donald W. Hale were married. Hale was a member of the First Pentecostal Church in Cape Girardeau...
Allie Green (04/12/08)
Allie Green BELL CITY, Mo. -- Allie B. Green, 79, of Bell City died Thursday, April 10, 2008, at her home. She was born July 30, 1928, at Bell City, daughter of George and Nellie Smythe Brinkman. She and Fred Alvin Green were married Oct. 9, 1948, at Delta. He died June 16, 1996...
Randy Peters (04/12/08)
Randy Peters Randy W. Peters, 56, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, April 11, 2008, at his home. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Verna Trout (04/12/08)
Verna Trout PLANO, Texas -- Verna Trout, 81, of Plano died Monday, April 7, 2008, at Centennial Medical Center in Frisco, Texas. She was born March 5, 1927, in Neon, Ky., daughter of William Henry and Mary Gladys Sturgeon Collier. She married Walter Trout, who died in 1975...
Marie Kluesner (04/12/08)
Marie Kluesner NEW HAMBURG, Mo. -- Lillian Marie Kluesner, 84, of New Hamburg died Friday, April 11, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Benton, Mo., is in charge of arrangements.
Richard Sudmeyer (04/12/08)
Richard Sudmeyer PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Richard Sudmeyer, 78, of Perryville died Friday, April 11, 2008, in Chester, Ill. Sudmeyer had been a truck driver and former member of the Masons. Survivors include a son, David Sudmeyer of Chester, and five grandchildren...
Simon Lukefahr Jr. (04/12/08)
Simon Lukefahr Jr. PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Simon W. "Joe" Lukefahr Jr., 67, of Perryville died Thursday, April 10, 2008, at his home. He was born Feb. 28, 1941, at Perryville, Mo., son of Simon William and Anna Maried Huber Lukefahr. He and Barbara L. Becker were married June 11, 1966, at Perryville...
Wanda Faye Buckman (04/11/08)
WATERLOO, Ill. -- Wanda Faye Buckman, 72, of Waterloo, formerly of Olive Branch, Ill., died Thursday, April 10, 2008, at her home. She was born Oct. 25, 1935, in Thebes, Ill., daughter of Amos Franklin and Lucy Shaver Bledsoe. She and Charles Buckman Jr. were married. He preceded her in death...
Ramona Craig (04/11/08)
MOUNT PLEASANT, Ill. -- Ramona Sue Craig, 67, of Mount Pleasant died Wednesday, April 9, 2008, at her home. She was born April 24, 1940, in Anna, Ill., daughter of Walter Olen and Fahren Mae Aden Gillespie. She and Charles W. Craig were married Aug. 11, 1958, in Anna...
Larry Garmon (04/11/08)
Larry G. Garmon, 48, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, April 8, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born Aug. 9, 1959, in Hayti, Mo., son of Willie and Almeda Davis Garmon. Garmon was a graduate of Jackson High School. Survivors include a son, Aaron Garmon of Jefferson City, Mo.; his father of New Madrid, Mo.; his mother of Jackson; 13 brothers, Tommy Garmon and Gary Jones of Decatur, Ill., David, Aric, Steve, Richie, Charles and Carl Garmon of St. ...
Lee Robinson (04/11/08)
Lee Robinson, 83, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, April 9, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born Nov. 17, 1924, in Luxora, Ark. He and Lucy L. Carter were married in 1956 in Mississippi. She died July 2, 2003. Robinson was a forklift driver at Florsheim Shoe Co. He was a member of New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church...
Barbara Hoosier (04/10/08)
BELL CITY, Mo. -- Barbara Gail Hoosier, 64, of Bell City died Tuesday, April 8, 2008, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo. She was born May 8, 1943, daughter of Rosewell and Mona Stocker Bess. Hoosier had worked in the housekeeping department at St. Joseph Hospital...
Mary Ann Eblen (04/10/08)
ANNA, Ill. -- Mary Ann Profilet Eblen, 74, of Anna died Tuesday, April 8, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born July 13, 1933, in Cairo, Ill., daughter of Curtis E. and Marguerite E. Walder Profilet. She was a retired real estate broker and owner of Eblen Real Estate. After retirement, Mary Ann and her husband started a small business, Mary Ann's Soups...
Lloyd Swain (04/10/08)
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Kathryn Noble (04/10/08)
Kathryn Marie "Katie" Noble departed this world to her eternal home Tuesday, April 8, 2008, following a brief illness of pulmonary fibrosis. Katie was born Nov. 21, 1936, in Pocahontas. She was preceded in death by her parents, Reginald and Alma Swan; her brothers, Norman and Leonard Swan; her first husband, Carlos Garcia; and stepson, Baron Garcia...
Larry Slinkard (04/10/08)
Larry Kenneth Slinkard went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, Tuesday, April 8, 2008. He was born in Cape Girardeau Feb. 21, 1940, son of Arbon Esso and Opal Rhodes Slinkard. He and Gladys Jewell Smith were married April 22, 1966, in Scott City...
Larry Slinkard (04/09/08)
Larry Slinkard Larry K. Slinkard, 68, of Scott City died Tuesday, April 8, 2008, at his home. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City is in charge of arrangements.
Mary Eblen (04/09/08)
Mary Eblen ANNA, Ill. -- Mary Ann Eblen, 74, of Anna died Tuesday, April 8, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Anna is in charge of arrangements.
James Matthews (04/09/08)
James Matthews CAIRO, Ill. -- James Matthews, 62, died Thursday, April 3, 2008, at Southgate Health Care Center in Metropolis, Ill. He is formerly of Cairo. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to service time Friday at Christ Temple Church of God in Christ in Cairo...
Cora Seabaugh (04/09/08)
Cora Seabaugh Cora Mae Seabaugh, 96, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, April 7, 2008, at Capetown Assisted Living. She was born Oct. 7, 1911, in Leora, Mo., daughter of Charles and Mary George Feverston. She and Orville Reid Seabaugh were married Dec. 25, 1940, at Benton, Mo. He died May 18, 1979...
Larry Garmon (04/09/08)
Larry Garmon Larry G. Garmon, 48, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, April 8, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Florence Eifert (04/09/08)
Florence Eifert Florence Elizabeth Eifert, 80, of Scott City died Monday, April 7, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Jan. 27, 1928, at Ancell, daughter of Mason and Josephine Catherine Welter August. She and Ray Allen "Buddy" Eifert were married June 12, 1948, at Fornfelt. He died July 12, 1997...
Geraldine Roach (04/09/08)
Geraldine Roach CAIRO, Ill. -- Geraldine Roach, 87, died at Daystar Care Center in Cairo. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to service time Thursday at Massie Funeral Home in Mounds, Ill. The funeral will be at noon Thursday at the funeral home, with Larry Barnett officiating. Burial will be in Spencer Heights Memorial Park in Mounds...
Hattie Johnson (04/09/08)
Hattie Johnson OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- Hattie M. Johnson, 98, of Olive Branch died Monday, April 7, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born April 5, 1910, in Mounds, Ill., daughter of William Thomas and Stella Biggerstaff Boren. She married Robert Howard Johnson, who preceded her in death...
Gladys Weber (04/09/08)
Gladys Weber FROHNA, Mo. -- Gladys V. Weber, 82, of Frohna died Tuesday, April 8, 2008, at Monticello House in Jackson. She was born Feb. 21, 1926, at Wittenberg, Mo., daughter of Martin and Elda Schmidt Meinz. She and Eugene Engert were married June 21, 1947. He died May 17, 1986. She and Elton Weber were married June 27, 1987. He died Nov. 25, 1998...
Lonita Baer (04/09/08)
Lonita Baer Lonita A. Baer, 92, of Old Appleton died Tuesday, April 8, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Oct. 26, 1915, in Perry County, daughter of Joseph and Anna Schott Buchheit. She and Leo J. Baer were married Oct. 4, 1941, in Perry County. He died Oct. 8, 1971...
Edith Blevins (04/08/08)
Edith Blevins MORLEY, Mo. -- Edith L. Blevins, 93, of Morley died Monday, April 7, 2008, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born July 14, 1914, in Overton County, Tenn., daughter of Shirley and Virginia Dennis Ledford. Coming from Newtown, Pa., Edith lived in Morley since 1979. She married Thomas E. Blevins July 17, 1944. He preceded her in death May 3, 1978...
Allan Brock (04/08/08)
Allan Brock BENTON, Mo. -- Allan Brock, 81, of Columbia, Mo., died Saturday, April 5, 2008, in Columbia. He was born April 1, 1927, in Benton, son of Hartrel and Glenda Montgomery Brock. He married Patricia Burke. Brock was a graduate of University of Missouri College of Agriculture. He farmed and taught vocational agriculture to World War II veterans in Boone County...
Sean O'Daniel (04/08/08)
Sean O'Daniel ANNA, Ill. -- Sean Michael O'Daniel, 42, of Anna died Friday, April 4, 2008, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. He was born June 8, 1965, at Key West, Fla., son of Leon and Nancy O'Daniel. O'Daniel was an over-the-road truck driver. He graduated from Shawnee Community College and Anna-Jonesboro Community High School...
Sarah Saliba (04/08/08)
Sarah Saliba ANNA, Ill. -- Sarah M. Saliba, 67, of Anna died Sunday, April 6, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born June 7, 1940, in Cairo, Ill., daughter of Michael and Badera Saliba. Saliba was a member of the Greek Orthodox Church...
Mary McHughes (04/08/08)
Mary McHughes ANNA, Ill. -- Mary E. McHughes, 81, of Anna died Monday, April 7, 2008, at Heartland Regional Medical Center in Marion, Ill. She was born April 9, 1926, in Pulaski, Ill., daughter of Loren and Bertha Miles Smith. She and Carl G. McHughes were married Jan. 18, 1945, in Cairo, Ill...
Jon Wright (04/08/08)
Jon Wright Jon Michael Wright, 68, of Scott City died Monday, April 7, 2008, at his home. He was born Dec. 8, 1939, in Illmo, son of Arba William and Margaret Evelyn Pellett Wright. Wright was a teacher at Sikeston, Mo., schools and St. Louis schools. He was a member of Illmo United Methodist Church...
Doris Fuller (04/08/08)
Doris Fuller Doris Jenkins Fuller, 85, of Walnut Creek, Calif., died Tuesday, April 1, 2008. She was born April 1, 1923, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Harry and Mary Jenkins. She and Richard Fuller were married in 1943 in Balboa, Calif. Fuller was a 1940 graduate of Central High School. She worked at Cape Girardeau Public Library and later was a buyer for the public school district in Concord, Calif., retiring in 1984...
Cora Seabaugh (04/08/08)
Cora Seabaugh Cora Mae Seabaugh, 96, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, April 7, 2008, at Capetown Assisted Living. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Rudolph Kagle (04/08/08)
Rudolph Kagle Rudolph L. "Rudy" Kagle, 86, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, April 6, 2008, at his home. He was born June 10, 1921, in Fornfelt, son of William Marion and Floy Mae Bolin Kagle. He and Bernice Burger were married Jan. 10, 1942, in Illmo...
Amber Kaufmann (04/08/08)
Amber Kaufmann Amber Leigh Kaufmann, 16, of Scott City died Monday, April 7, 2008, at St. Louis Children's Hospital. Kaufman was born July 8, 1991, in Cape Girardeau to Charles Wayne Kaufmann and Teri Pauline Collins Kaufmann. She worked at West Park Lanes in Cape Girardeau and Ice Cream Corner in Scott City...
Wanda McClard (04/08/08)
Wanda McClard Wanda Jean McClard, 80, of Jackson died Sunday, April 6, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Oct. 18, 1927, in Fairfield, Iowa, daughter of Delbert Howard and Margaret Elizabeth Earnest Keller. She and Raymond Eugene "Pete" McClard were married Feb. 2, 1947...
Rudolph Kagle (04/07/08)
Rudolph Kagle Rudolph L. Kagle, 86, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, April 6, 2008, at his home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Lester Pickett Jr. (04/07/08)
Lester Pickett Jr. TAMMS, Ill. -- Lester Pickett Jr., 84, of Tamms died Friday, April 4, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born on Nov. 12, 1923, in Benton, Ill., son of Lester and Anna Mae King Pickett Sr. He and Sarah E. Lingle were married Aug. 13, 1962. She died May 3, 1997...
Sara Saliba (04/07/08)
Sara Saliba ANNA, Ill. -- Sara M. Saliba, 67, of Anna, formerly of Cairo, Ill., and Mounds, Ill., died Sunday, April 6, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Barkett Funeral Home in Cairo.
Juanita Wilson (04/07/08)
Juanita Wilson ADVANCE, Mo. -- Juanita Lee Wilson, 74, of Advance died Sunday, April 6, 2008, at Puxico, Mo. She was born May 1, 1933, in Fisk, Mo., daughter of Jesse and Ruth Frieds Mangrum. She and Truman Wilson were married July 23, 1960, in Marble Hill, Mo. He died Aug. 17, 1980...
Nina Oliver (04/07/08)
Nina Oliver ANNA, Ill. -- Nina L. Oliver, 81, of Anna died Sunday, April 6, 2008, at Lourdes Hospital in Paducah, Ky. She was born June 21, 1926, in East St. Louis, Ill., daughter of William and Anna Rutledge Hannah. She and Cletus Milford Oliver were married Jan. 30, 1946, in Vienna, Ill. He died Nov. 8, 2005...
Bernadine Logan (04/07/08)
Bernadine Logan ASHLEY, Ill. -- Bernadine F. Logan, 71, of Ashley died Saturday, April 5, 2008, at the Friendship Manor Health Center in Nashville, Ill. Logan was born Aug. 20, 1936, in Radom, Ill., daughter of Theodore and Mary Szopinski Borowiak. She and David Logan were married July 3, 1978, in Radom...
Pauline Dunn (04/07/08)
Pauline Dunn BERNIE, Mo. -- Pauline Dunn, 74, of Bernie died Friday, April 4, 2008, at the Barnes Rehabilitation Institute in St. Louis. She was born Aug. 31, 1933, at Lamar, Ark., daughter of Orace and Valerie Overby Allen. She and Velton Dunn were married Jan. 29, 1952, at Pontiac, Mich. He died Oct. 29, 1969...
Anton Stortz Jr. (04/07/08)
Anton Stortz Jr. FREDERICKTOWN, Mo. -- Anton F. Stortz Jr., 62, of Fredericktown died Friday, April 4, 2008, at Madison Medical Center in Fredericktown. He was born Sept. 17, 1945, son of Anton F. and Luvina B. Geringer Stortz Sr. Stortz worked as a carpenter and was a veteran of the Army National Guard...
Ruth Meinz (04/07/08)
Ruth Meinz ALTENBURG, Mo. -- Ruth A. Meinz, 92, of Altenburg died Saturday, April 5, 2008, at Perry Oaks Manor in Perryville, Mo. She was born May 27, 1915, in Frohna, Mo., daughter of Martin B. and Susanna Lueders Schuessler. She and Henry A. Meinz were married Oct. 3, 1954. He died May 14, 1998...
Carolyn Green (04/07/08)
Carolyn Green ST. LOUIS -- Carolyn Sue Green, 49, of St. Louis, formerly of Patton, Mo., died Sunday, April 6, 2008, at her residence. She was born Dec. 9, 1958, daughter of Francis E. and Geraldine Presnell Green. Survivors include her mother, Geraldine of St. Louis, a brother, Ronald Green of Marquand, Mo.; three sisters, Debra Kastl, Sharon Brockwell and Marilyn Green, all of St. Louis...
Betty Reineke (04/06/08)
Betty Dowling Reineke, 82, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, April 4, 2008, at St. John's Mercy Medical Center in St. Louis. She was born Aug. 23, 1925, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of William and Selma Wynn Dowling. She and Gilbert A. Reineke were married Sept. 11, 1943, in Cape Girardeau. He died July 7, 1995...
Don Shaffer (04/06/08)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Don Phillip Shaffer, 68, of Marble Hill died Friday, April 4, 2008, at his home. He was born July 26, 1939, at Lawton, Okla., son of Gene and Juanita Parker Shaffer. He and Rita Sue Story were married May 15, 1965, at Tijuana, Mexico...
Hansel Arnac (04/06/08)
MCCLURE, Ill. ­-- Hansel R. "Red" Arnac, 78, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., passed away Friday, April 4, 2008, at his daughter's home in McClure, Ill., after losing his battle with cancer. Arnac was born Dec. 29, 1929, in Linton, Ind., son of Gabriel J. and Edna L. Anderson Arnac...
Cora Thorne (04/06/08)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Cora Jane Thorne, 93, of Chaffee died April 4, 2008, at Chaffee Nursing Center. She was born April 18, 1914, at Daisy, Mo., daughter of George Franklin Hosey and Arlena Elizabeth White Rhyne. She and the Rev. Luther Edward Thorne were married July 26, 1933. He died April 20, 2004...
Marilyn Kelly (04/06/08)
Marilyn D. Kelly, 76, of Jackson died Saturday, April 5, 2008, at her home. She was born June 28, 1931, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Norman L. and Mildred B. (Stout) Harwell. She and Jack F. Kelly were married Oct. 25, 1951, in Cape Girardeau. He died June 17, 1986...
Betty Reineke (04/05/08)
Betty Reineke, 82, formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Friday, April 4, 2008, at St. John's Mercy Medical Center in St. Louis. Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
James Westbrook (04/05/08)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- James Charles Westbrook, 81, of Advance died Friday, April 4, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born May 21, 1926, in Advance, son of Elmer and Helen Malarky Westbrook. Westbrook retired from the U.S. Navy as a chief petty officer and also retired from Sears...
Lauxanne Haas (04/05/08)
ANNA, Ill. -- Lauxanne Haas, 60, of Anna died Thursday, April 3, 2008, in Jackson County as the result of an automobile accident. She was born Jan. 11, 1948, in Chicago, daughter of William A. and Ruth Joan Xanders Haas. Haas attended the University of California-Santa Barbara and later received a degree from Southern Illinois University-Carbondale. She was currently a paralegal for the Jimmerson Law Firm in Clayton, Mo...
Daveen Alexander (04/05/08)
Daveen B. Alexander, 89, of Jackson, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., died Thursday, April 3, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born June 9, 1918, in Thayer, Mo., daughter of the late John Thomas and Virtie Mae Weber Davis. She worked with her husband in country club management and attended Shady Acres Church of Christ when she lived in Sikeston...
Beulah Newman (04/05/08)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Beulah M. Newman, 87, of Sikeston died Thursday, April 3, 2008, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 2, 1920, in Canalou, Mo., daughter of Allison McKinley and Clara Allen Cullins Sr. She and C.K. "Bud" Newman were married April 25, 1936. He died June 17, 1985...
Lester Pickett Jr. (04/05/08)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Lester Pickett Jr., 84, of Tamms died Friday, April 4, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Crain Funeral Home in Tamms is in charge of arrangements.
Madeline Godwin (04/05/08)
Madeline B. Godwin, 97, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, April 3, 2008, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Sept. 22, 1910, in Cape Girardeau County, daughter of Henry J. and Matilda Heuer Brinkopf. She married Franklin Barnes in 1938 in Chicago. She then married James Peacock in 1962 in Germany, and later married William Godwin in 1977 in Cape Girardeau. All preceded her in death...
Virginia Crenshaw (04/05/08)
Virginia Crenshaw, 99, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Charleston, Mo., died Thursday, April 3, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born Oct. 15, 1908, in Corning, Ark., daughter of Robert E. and Mattie Wynn Hawks. She and Henry J. Crenshaw were married July 8, 1946. He died in November 1981...
Clarence Lange (04/05/08)
Clarence W. Lange, 89, of Jackson passed away Friday, April 4, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born April 12, 1918, at Tilsit, son of Henry H. and Anna L. Siebert Lange. He and Alline Evans were married Dec. 15, 1940. She passed away Jan. 21, 1998. He and Ruth Jean Kassel Field were married April 20, 1989, in Cape Girardeau...
Madeline Godwin (04/04/08)
Madeline Godwin Madeline B. Godwin, 97, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, April 3, 2008, at the Lutheran Home. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Daveen Alexander (04/04/08)
Daveen Alexander Daveen B. Alexander, 89, of Jackson, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., died Thursday, April 3, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born June 9, 1918, in Thayer, Mo., daughter of John Thomas and Virtie Mae Davis. She married Johnny Hester Alexander June 20, 1936. He died Nov. 6, 2001...
Clara McMillian (04/04/08)
Clara McMillian MALDEN, Mo. -- Clara Lee Garland McMillian, 77, died Wednesday, April 2, 2008, at St. John's Medical Center in Springfield, Mo. She was born Nov. 9, 1930, at Malden, Mo., daughter of Leo and Melvina Ray Kincade. She and Delmar Garland were married Nov. 9, 1949, in Piggott, Ark., and he preceded her in death on Feb. 25, 2004. She and Bill McMillian were married in June 2005...
Albert Spooler (04/04/08)
Albert Spooler ORAN, Mo. -- Albert W. Spooler, 67, of Oran died Wednesday, April 2, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born July 19, 1940, at Oran, son of Joseph and Lena Katherine Koenig Spooler. Spooler retired as a radioman with the U.S. Navy...
Donald Beck (04/04/08)
Donald Beck PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Donald Leroy Beck, 73, of Joplin, Mo., formerly of Perryville, died Tuesday, April 1, 2008, at St. John's Hospital in Joplin, Mo. He was born Nov. 12, 1934, at Jackson, son of Orville and Helen Laraine Hagan Beck. He and Wilma Mae Ludwig were married March 5, 1955. She died in 1991...
Lizzie Hoffstetter (04/04/08)
Lizzie Hoffstetter PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Lizzie S. Hoffstetter, 93, of Perryville died Thursday, April 3, 2008, at Independence Care Center of Perry County. She was born July 19, 1914, in Perry County, daughter of Henry and Genevieve Schwent Scherer. She and Otto Hoffstetter were married July 29, 1943. He died May 3, 1981...
Mary Marshall (04/03/08)
Mary Anne Marshall, 61, of St. Louis died Monday, March 31, 2008. She was born July 24, 1946, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Sam and Ila Marshall. Marshall retired from nursing in 2003. Survivors include two sisters, Louise Hodgkiss of Scott City, Susan Newman of St. Louis; a brother, Sam Marshall of Swansea, Ill.; and an aunt and uncle, Mary and Albert Hitt of Cape Girardeau...
Raymond Beauchamp (04/03/08)
MILL CREEK, Ill. -- Raymond F. Beauchamp, 58, of Mill Creek died Monday, March 31, 2008, at his home. He was born Oct. 18, 1949, in Pennsylvania, son of Raymond and Helen Ennis Beauchamp. He married Earline Faye Martin. Beauchamp was a truck driver...
Rev. Rodney Stringer (04/03/08)
VILLA RIDGE, Ill. -- The Rev. Rodney Lee Stringer, 54, of Richmond, Ky., formerly of Villa Ridge, passed away Tuesday, April 1, 2008, in the Hospice Center at St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington, Ky. He was born Sept. 19, 1953, in Anna, Ill., son of Harold and Shirley Harper Stringer...
Jennie Tyler (04/03/08)
Jennie Christina Tyler, 95, of Scott City died Wednesday, April 2, 2008, at Chaffee Nursing Center in Chaffee, Mo. She was born Oct. 3, 1912, at Wolf Lake, Ill., daughter of Harrison Oliver and Minnie Mae Hill Sanders. She and Ernest Clayton Tyler were married Feb. 1, 1928, at Illmo. He died May 3, 1990...
Eugene Culbertson (04/03/08)
Eugene Hunter Culbertson, 74, of Fruitland died Wednesday, April 2, 2008, at his home. He was born June 9, 1933, in Cape Girardeau, son of Jesse P. and Bendia Graham Culbertson. He and Ann Burns were married Oct. 12, 1951, at Illmo. Culbertson was a gas serviceman with AmerenUE. He attended Wesley United Methodist Church in Fruitland, was a past board member of Pleasant Hill Cemetery, and member of IBEW Local 702 in West Frankfort, Ill...
Billy Brown (04/02/08)
Billy D. Brown, 81, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, March 31, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born Dec. 29, 1926, in Cape Girardeau, son of Clarence and Orpha Weaver Brown. Bill was raised by his grandparents, William and Nora Weaver. He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and the Northern Cherokee Nation...
Lucas Walker (04/02/08)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Lucas James Walker, 4 months, of Chaffee died Monday, March 31, 2008, at his home. He was born Nov. 17, 2007, in Cape Girardeau, son of James Richard and Jane Marie Lett Walker II. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church. Survivors include his parents; a sister, Kaitlyn Walker of the home; maternal grandparents, Kenneth and Dorothy Lett of Scott City; paternal grandparents, James and Angelia Walker of Sikeston, Connie Walker of Chaffee; maternal great-grandparents, Wilfred and Mary Glasser of Kelso, Mo., Don and Alvena Lett of Scott City; paternal great-grandparents, Milton and Rose Goehman of Cape Girardeau.. ...
Clyde Sneed Jr. (04/02/08)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Clyde Wilford Sneed Jr., 82, of Creve Coeur, Mo., formerly of Marble Hill, died Sunday, March 23, 2008, at his home. He was born July 19, 1925, in Arkansas, son of Clyde and Avis Crain Sneed. He and Dickie Watson were married Sept. 14, 1966, in St. Louis...
Ruth Parsons (04/02/08)
FREDERICKTOWN, Mo. -- Ruth Parsons, 74, of Fredericktown died Monday, March 31, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Dec. 31, 1933, at Risco, Mo., daughter of Auda and Ethel Pankey Wilson. She first married William Metzger, who preceded her in death. She and Morris Parsons were married Aug. 19, 1992, at Centerville, Mo...
Robert Brothers (04/02/08)
Robert L. "Bob" Brothers, 92, of Jackson, passed away Sunday, March 30, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born May 6, 1915, in Cape Girardeau, son of Thomas and Elizabeth Schweigert Brothers. He and Norma D. Ristig were married June 4, 1938, in Luxora, Ark. She passed away Jan. 28, 2003...
Harry Noel (04/02/08)
Harry A. Noel, 68, of Jackson passed away Tuesday, April 1, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Feb. 23, 1940, in Jackson, son of Arthur L. and Anna F. Siebert Noel. He and Barbara A. Godwin were married May 18, 1963...
Earleen Lowes (04/02/08)
Earleen Gail Lowes, 55, of Jackson died Sunday, March 30, 2008, at her home. She was born Sept. 25, 1952, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Leonard Herman and Stella Marie Crader Nothdurft. She and Richard Leonard Lowes were married June 1, 1974. Lowes was director of health information at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Mo. She was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church...
Helen Guth (04/02/08)
Helen Marie Guth, 85, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, March 31, 2008, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Sept. 4, 1922, in Farrar, Mo., daughter of Joseph F. and Kathryn Mahnken Meier. She and Elmer Guth were married Oct. 1, 1944, at Farrar. He died Aug. 26, 1995...
Ronald Fitzgerald (04/01/08)
Ronald Fitzgerald FULTON, Mo. -- Ronald Leon Fitzgerald, 50, of Fulton died Sunday, March 30, 2008, at University of Missouri Hospital. He was born Dec. 18, 1957, in East St. Louis, Ill., son of John Loyd and Martha Alice Worley Fitzgerald. He and Rhonda Gallmore were married Oct. 14, 2000...
Marie Masters (04/01/08)
Marie Masters ORAN, Mo. -- Marie Rufine Masters, 91, of Dayton, Tenn., formerly of Oran, died Sunday, March 30, 2008, at her home. She was born Jan. 30, 1917, at Randles, daughter of Joseph and Katie Schott Schlosser. Masters retired from International Hat Factory in Oran and was a member of Guardian Angel Catholic Church...
Robert Brothers (04/01/08)
Robert Brothers Robert L. "Bob" Brothers, 92, of Jackson died Sunday, March 30, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete with McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson.
Jewel Kennedy (04/01/08)
Jewel Kelley ANNA, Ill. -- Jewel Bird Kelley, 96, of Anna died Monday, March 31, 2008 at her daughter's home in Anna. She was born Aug. 19, 1911, in Wayside, Ill., daughter of Oscar and Myrtle Rendleman Bird. She married Hershel L. Kelley Oct. 10, 1934, in Williamson County, Ill. He died Sept. 13, 1983...
Jerome Ponder (04/01/08)
Jerome Ponder Jerome W. Ponder of Bridgeton, Mo., died Monday, March 31, 2008, at National Health Care. He was born in Cape Girardeau, son of William and Anna Kohlfeld Ponder. Ponder was a graduate of St. Louis University. He retired as an accountant with the U.S. Treasury Department...
Sidney Rainey (04/01/08)
Sidney Rainey BLOOMFIELD, Mo. -- Sidney Allen Rainey, 71, of Bloomfield, formerly of Dexter, Mo., died Sunday, March 30, 2008, at Golden Living Center in Bloomfield. He was born Dec. 20, 1936, at Holcomb, Mo., son of Willie "Bill" and Opal Dye Rainey. He and Shirley James were married May 1, 1955, in Hernando, Miss...
Bailey Busby (04/01/08)
Bailey Busby COBDEN, Ill. -- Bailey Stewart Busby was stillborn Saturday, March 29, 2008, at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale, Ill. Survivors include his parents, Christopher Busby of Anna, Ill., Ashley Stewart of Cobden; maternal grandparents, David and Cheryl Stewart of Cobden; paternal grandparents, Larry and Kimberly Busby Jr. of Anna; maternal great-grandmothers, Veda Stewart of Cobden and Linda Smith of Herrin, Ill.; and paternal great-grandparents, Larry and Norma Busby of Anna...
Jennifer Garland (04/01/08)
Jennifer Garland SEDGEWICKVILLE, Mo. -- Jennifer Lynn Garland, 27, of Sedgewickville died Sunday, March 30, 2008, at her home. She was born July 2, 1980, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Frank and Wanda Proffer Garland. Garland was a day care provider...
Sharon Gibson (04/01/08)
Sharon Gibson ANNA, Ill. -- Sharon Sue Gibson, 61, of Anna died Sunday, March 30, 2008, at the home of her mother. She was born May 7, 1946, in Carbondale, Ill., daughter of Floyd M. and Marjorie Brewer Hinkle. Gibson retired as a CNA at Union County Hospital. She was a member of Ware Pentecostal Church...
James Warner (04/01/08)
James Warner James R. Warner, 83, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, March 29, 2008, at his home. He was born Feb. 11, 1925, in New Madrid County, Mo., son of Robert Henry and Ruth Mae Brown Warner. He and Evelyn Warner were married Sept. 29, 1945, in Cape Girardeau...
Iva Emmons (04/01/08)
Iva Emmons MCCLURE, Ill. -- Iva Emmons, 94, died Saturday, March 29, 2008, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Nov. 7, 1913, in Delta, Ill., daughter of Melinda Goodman and Edmond Sylvester Gearing. She married William Noah Emmons Aug. 14, 1938, in St. Louis. Bill passed away Dec. 22, 1982...
Floyd Giesler (04/01/08)
Floyd Giesler PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Floyd Giesler, 94, of Perryville died Sunday, March 30, 2008, at Perry Oaks Manor. He was born April 17, 1913, in Perry County, Mo., son of Edward and Frances Baudendistel Giesler. He and Viola Besand were married in 1948. She died in 1980. He and Donna Tucker were married in 1982. She preceded him in death...
Earleen Lowes (04/01/08)
Earleen Lowes Earleen Gail Lowes, 55, of Jackson died Sunday, March 30, 2008, at her home. She was born Sept. 25, 1952, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Leonard Herman and Stella Marie Crader Nothdurft. She and Richard Leonard Lowes were married June 1, 1974...
Roy Menz (04/01/08)
Roy Menz Roy Lee "Big Un" Menz, 62, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, March 29, 2008, at his home. He was born May 20, 1945, in Oran, Mo., son of William and Hazel Smith Menz. Menz worked in the construction industry in Cape Girardeau and Cook counties many years. He was currently disabled. His family and friends mourn the loss of this big man, known for his tenderhearted manner and his huge gift for great humor...
Eldon Bohnert (04/01/08)
Eldon Bohnert PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Eldon B. Bohnert Sr., 55, of Perryville died Friday, March 28, 2008, at his home. He was born Aug. 26, 1952, in Perryville, son of Ernest C. and Bernice Griep Bohnert. He and Sheila Moore were married Oct. 10, 1970. Bohnert was a truck driver with Gilster-Mary Lee...
Theresa Randol (04/01/08)
Theresa Randol Theresa B. Randol, 95, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, March 31, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born Jan. 7, 1913, in Highland, Mo., to Robert and Maggie Blaylock. She and William G. Randol were married Aug. 3, 1932, in Jackson. He died June 10, 1982...
Pauline Alsup (04/01/08)
Pauline Alsup PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Pauline B. Alsup, 98, of Perryville died Monday, March 31, 2008, at Ste. Genevieve County Memorial Hospital. She was born Dec. 23, 1909, in Hardin, Ill., daughter of Anton and Ida Sennetz DeGerlia. She and James A. Alsup Sr. were married June 11, 1930. He died July 29, 1982...
Betty Cato (04/01/08)
Betty Cato Betty Eleanor Cato, 82, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, March 30, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Aug. 28, 1925, near Advance, Mo., daughter of Howard and Minnie Croy. She was married to Ale C. Cato on June 10, 1946. Mrs. Cato was a member of Lynwood Baptist Church. She remained active in and served as president of American Legion Auxiliary, Department of Missouri and past president and board member of Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau...