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Obituaries from May 2008

Nancy Williams (05/31/08)
Nancy Joann Williams, 58, of Keokuk, Iowa, died Tuesday, May 27, 2008, at Keokuk Area Medical Center. She was born July 19, 1949, in St. Louis, daughter of Edward Carl and Marian Marcella Wilson Starke. She and C. Kenneth Williams were married Oct. 15, 1983. He died May 6, 2002...
Charles Murray (05/31/08)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Charles Ray "Charlie" Murray, 67, of Jonesboro died Friday, May 30, 2008, at his home. He was born May 28, 1941, in Cobden, Ill., son of Willie and Geraldine Burnett Murray. He and Carolyn Harris were married Dec. 19, 1962, in Anna, Ill...
Beatrice Landewee (05/31/08)
LEOPOLD, Mo. -- Beatrice Jane Landewee, 93, of Leopold died Thursday, May 29, 2008, at Elder Care of Marble Hill, Mo. She was born March 22, 1915, in Leopold, daughter of Anthony and Rose Van Doren Stoverink. She and Herman Henry Landewee were married Aug. 25, 1937. He died Aug. 14, 1990...
Arthur Davis Jr. (05/30/08)
Arthur Clyde Davis Jr., 57, of Scott City died Wednesday, May 28, 2008, at Chaffee Nursing Center in Chaffee, Mo. He was born Dec. 28, 1950, at Sikeston, Mo., son of Arthur Clyde and Audie Marie Graves Davis Sr. Davis was a retired carpenter. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army...
Raymond Ramos (05/30/08)
Raymond Dale Ramos, 28, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, May 26, 2008, at his home. He was born July 12, 1979, in Sacramento, Calif., son of James Wheatfield and Shirley Grider Ramos. Ramos attended Lynwood Baptist Church. Survivors include a son, Raymond Ramos Jr. ...
Milbert Meister (05/30/08)
ALTENBURG, Mo. — Milbert R. "Mike" Meister, 78, of Altenburg died Wednesday, May 28, 2008, in Arnold, Mo. He was born June 10, 1929, at Frohna, son of Rudolph and Ida Darnstaedt Meister. Meister was a truck driver. He was a member of the VFW Post in Perryville, Mo...
Clodene Grant (05/29/08)
Clodene Grant, 97, of Hot Springs Village, Ark., died Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2007, at Good Samaritan Healthcare Facility. She was born June 14, 1910, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Robert M. and Daisy Mae Cowan. She married Robert K. Grant, who died in 1993...
Joseph Unterreiner (05/29/08)
Joseph Henry Unterreiner, 67, of Friedheim died Thursday, May 23, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Dec. 19, 1940, in Perry County, son of Sylvester and Laura Guyot Unterreiner. Unterreiner was retired and formerly was self-employed in the air conditioning/heating business and was also an electrician and did auto body work. He was a booster member of VFW Post 4282, and Perry County Sportsman Club...
Walter Behrle (05/29/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Walter W. Behrle, 87, of Perryville died Tuesday, May 27, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Aug. 13, 1920, in Millheim, Mo., son of Lewis and Francis Hennemann Behrle. He and Hilda Buff were married Oct. 18. 1941. She died Nov. 21, 1994...
Charles Burger (05/29/08)
Charles Douglas Burger, 74, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, May 27, 2008, at his home. He was born July 25, 1933, in St. Louis, son of Phillip S. and Cynthia Courtois Burger. He and Janet McDowell Fast were married May 10, 1969, in Herculaneum, Mo. Burger served in the Army from Aug. ...
Lloyd Schattauer (05/29/08)
Lloyd A. Schattauer, 83, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Pocahontas, passed away Tuesday, May 27, 2008, at Missouri Veterans Home. He was born Sept. 6, 1924, in Cape Girardeau County, son of August and Ella Schroeder Schattauer. He and Erna Meyr were married April 14, 1950, in Pocahontas...
Edward Lewis (05/28/08)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Edward Dale Lewis, 62, of Chaffee died Sunday, May 25, 2008, at his home. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee is in charge of arrangements.
Hazel Sauerbrunn (05/28/08)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Hazel J. Sauerbrunn, 88, of Jonesboro died Tuesday, May 27, 2008, at Jonesboro Rehab and Health Care Center. She was born Jan. 2, 1920, in Jonesboro, daughter of William Howard and Charlotte Mae Sensmeier Brown. She and Ernest Sauerbrunn were married Aug. 31, 1942, in Jonesboro...
Nancy Williams (05/28/08)
Nancy Joann Williams, 58, of Keokuk, Iowa, formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Tuesday, May 27, 2008, at Keokuk Area Medical Center. Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie, Mo., is in charge of arrangements.
Lloyd Schattauer (05/28/08)
Lloyd Schattauer, 83, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, May 27, 2008, at Missouri Veterans Home. Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. to time of service Friday at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson. The funeral will be at 11:30 a.m. Friday at the funeral home...
Quency Tucker (05/28/08)
MOUND CITY, Ill. -- Quency L. Tucker, 48, of Mound City died Saturday, May 24, 2008, at her home. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to service time Saturday at First Missionary Baptist Church. The funeral will be at noon Saturday at the church. Massie Funeral Home in Mounds, Ill., is in charge of arrangements...
Jannie Ray (05/28/08)
Jannie Ray, 64, of Haywood City, Mo., died Monday, May 26, 2008, at the Convalescent Center in Sikeston, Mo. She was born May 3, 1944, in Drew, Miss., daughter of Booker T. and Velma Moore. Ray retired from Thorngate Ltd. in Cape Girardeau in 1999. She was a member of New Morning Star Baptist Church in Haywood City and was church treasurer...
Raymond Ramos (05/28/08)
Raymond D. Ramos, 28, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, May 26, 2008, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau.
Ray Powell (05/28/08)
Ray Powell, 66, Jackson passed away Sunday, May 25, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Jan. 19, 1942, in Ironton, Mo., son of William A. and Marjorie J. Parker Powell. He and Barbara Rauh were married March 9, 1992, in Benton, Mo...
Kadon Rogers (05/28/08)
COMMERCE, Mo. -- Kadon Riley Rogers, 3, of Commerce died Monday, May 26, 2008, in Ste. Genevieve, Mo. He was born June 5, 2004, in Cape Girardeau, son of Anthony Lee Rogers Sr. and Chrystal Lynn Chidester. Survivors include his father of Scott City; his mother of Commerce; two brothers, Landen and Anthony Rogers Jr. ...
Lena Foster (05/28/08)
Lena Opha Mabuce Foster, 94, of Springfield, Mo., died Monday, May 26, 2008, at her home. She was born Aug. 12, 1913, in Marquand, Mo., daughter of Frederick and Denny Hahn Mabuce. She and Glenn A. Foster were married Aug. 14, 1937, in Kansas City, Mo. He died May 2, 1998...
Leona Popp (05/28/08)
Leona Henrietta Grueneberg Popp, 91, of O'Fallon, Mo., died Tuesday, May 27, 2008, at Progress West Health Care Center in St. Charles, Mo. She was born April 4, 1917, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of George and Emma Schrader Grueneberg. She and Gilbert Popp were married Nov. 17, 1942, in Cape Girardeau. He died Sept. 8, 1987...
Charles Crader (05/28/08)
Charles W. "Jake" Crader, 68, of Jackson died Monday, May 26, 2008, at his home. He was born April 13, 1940, in Burfordville, son of Charlie W. and Recel F. Cotner Crader. He and Jean "Judy" Lawrence were married July 6, 1963. Crader joined the National Guard in 1957, serving three years. He then joined the U.S. Navy, retiring as chief petty officer in 1979. He was a member of DAV and a life member of Fleet Reserve Association...
Frances Meisenheimer (05/27/08)
JONESBORO, Ill. — Frances "Frankie" Meisenheimer, 85, died Monday, May 26, 2008, at the Jonesboro Health Care Center. She was born July 17, 1922, at Jonesboro, daughter of Harry and Mae Jackson Wilson. She and Henry A. Meisenheimer were married Sept. 3, 1938, in Jackson. He died Aug. 14, 1996...
Finis Pribble (05/27/08)
ANNA, Ill. — Finis Eugene "Gene" Pribble, 72, of Anna died Saturday, May 24, 2008, at St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis. He was born July 31, 1935, at Cobden, Ill., son of John Leonard and Pearl Arterberry Pribble. He and Deloris Elaine Treece were married May 16, 1978, at Cobden, Ill...
Jefrey Hays (05/27/08)
DEXTER, Mo. — Jefrey James Hays, 48, of Dexter died Sunday, May 25, 2008, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.
Merle Lipari (05/27/08)
Merle Lipari, 80, of Oak Ridge died Sunday, May 25, 2008, at her home. She was born April 4, 1928, at Kansas City, Mo., daughter of Harry and Olga Mitchell. She married Sam Lipari. He died in 1988. Survivors include a son, Anthony Lipari of Overland Park, Kan.; five daughters, Victoria Slinkard, Pauline Slinkard and Gene Littleton, all of Oak Ridge, Sandra Keilberg of Stockton, Mo., and Joan Luken of Moran, Kan.; and a stepdaughter, Cheryl Smith of Cape Girardeau...
Ray Powell (05/27/08)
Ray Powell, 66, of Pocahontas died Monday, May 26, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson.
Vicki Newell (05/27/08)
PATTON, Mo. — Vicki Diane Newell, 51, of Patton died Saturday, May 24, 2008, at home. She was born Nov. 24, 1956, at Wyatt, Mo., daughter of William and Ina Russell Dollins of Morley, Mo. She and Kenneth Newell were married Feb. 6, 1993. Survivors include her husband; her parents; two daughters, Julee Higgins of Jackson and Summer Smith of Morley; a stepdaughter, Melissa Burks of Fredericktown, Mo.; a stepson, Micheal Newell of Friedheim, Mo.; a sister, Donna McMillian of Columbus, Ohio; and six grandchildren.. ...
Lucille LaRose (05/27/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. — Lucille K. LaRose, 78, of Perryville died Sunday, May 25, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Feb. 6, 1930, at Coulterville, Ill., daughter of Earl and Lucille Resar Brayfield. She and Charles S. LaRose Sr. were married May 23, 1953, at St. Louis. He died Sept. 27, 1998...
Phillip Mayfield (05/25/08)
Phillip Wayne Mayfield, 35, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, May 23, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born May 30, 1972, in Hammond, Ind., son of Jerry and Claudette Mayfield. He was a truck driver. Survivors include his mother of Cape Girardeau; father of Indiana; stepmother, Joy Mayfield of Indiana; stepfather, Sherman Foley of Alabama; a brother, Shane Foley of Alabama; a half brother, Chad Mayfield of Indiana; and a sister, Denise Posie of Indiana...
Marc Marlin (05/25/08)
Marc D. Marlin, 55, of Jackson died Wednesday, May 21, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born March 22, 1953, in Cape Girardeau, son of Gilbert and Dorothy McLeod Marlin. He and Julie Popp were married Nov. 10, 1990, in Cape Girardeau...
Vicki Newell (05/25/08)
PATTON, Mo. -- Vicki Diane Newell, 51, of Patton died Saturday, May 24, 2008, at her home. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Paul Unverferth (05/25/08)
Paul Douglas Unverferth, 49, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, May 22, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born April 11, 1959, in Perryville, Mo., son of Thomas "Pete" and Lois Jean (Rose) Unverferth. Unverferth had worked at Buchheit Inc. ...
Iola Grissom (05/25/08)
Iola V. Grissom, 88, of Cape Girardeau passed away Friday, May 23, 2008, at Capetown Assisted Living. She was born March 30, 1920, near Warm Springs, Ark., daughter of the late Elvie and Josie (Davidson) Marlett. She was married to Cord Grissom, who preceded her in death Dec. 22, 1989...
Charles Brown (05/25/08)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Charles H. "Sonny" Brown, 78, of Tamms, formerly of Mounds, Ill., passed away at 9:47 p.m. Friday, May 23, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born Jan. 31, 1930, at Unity, Ill., son of the late Hugh Brown and Margaret (Ray) Brown...
Hunter Jean Sewing (05/25/08)
Hunter Jean Sewing, 83, of Jackson passed away Saturday, May 24, 2008, at home. She was born Aug. 25, 1924, in Jackson, daughter of Lawrence R. and Amelia Engelmann Call. She and W.R. "Wib" Sewing were married May 29, 1949, in Jackson. They were married 45 years when he passed away Jan. 14, 1995...
Dorothy Anderson Angelly (05/25/08)
GOREVILLE, Ill. -- Dorothy Anderson Angelly, 89, of Goreville died at 11 a.m. Friday, May 23, 2008, at home. She was born Feb. 24, 1919, in Union County, Ill., son of John Harrison and Elvira Viola (Arnold) Wheaton. She and Audrey Anderson were married July 12, 1935. He died Aug. 3, 1990. She later married Russell Angelly...
Irma Evans (05/25/08)
Irma Louise Evans, 67, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, May 22, 2008, at Life Care Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 13, 1940, in Gallup, N.M., daughter of Lewis and Edna Smith Crow. She was raised by stepfather L.C. Holley and Edna. She was married to Eugene Evans...
Dorothy Anderson-Angelly (05/24/08)
Dorothy Anderson-Angelly OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- Dorothy Anderson-Angelly, 89, of Goreville, Ill., formerly of Olive Branch, died Friday, May 23, 2008, at her home. Crain Funeral Home in Anna, Ill., is in charge of arrangements.
Douglas Quebedeaux (05/24/08)
Douglas Quebedeaux Douglas Dale Quebedeaux, 45, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, May 16, 2008, at his home. He was born May 23, 1962, son of Kenneth and Bonnie Quebedeaux. Quebedeaux was a truck driver in the commercial transportation industry. Survivors include a daughter, Tamara Quebedeaux of Thatcher, Ariz., and a son, Douglas Quebedeaux of Freeport, Texas...
Irma Evans (05/24/08)
Irma Evans Irma L. Evans, 67, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, May 22, 2008, at Life Care Center. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to service time Tuesday at Ford and Sons Sprigg Street Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home...
Linda Slusher (05/24/08)
Linda Slusher Linda J. Slusher, 66, of Jackson died Wednesday, May 21, 2008, at Jackson Manor. Survivors include two sons, Frank Slusher of Modesto, Calif., Robbie Slusher of Jackson; a sister, Nancy Ginn; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren...
Howard Reynolds (05/24/08)
Howard Reynolds SIKESTON, Mo. -- Howard Lee Reynolds, 81, of Sikeston died Thursday, May 22, 2008, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. He was born Feb. 10, 1927, in Cape Girardeau County, son of the late Dewey Lee and Emma Kirchoff Reynolds. He was baptized April 3, 1927, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Egypt Mills by the Rev. A.H. Smidt, pastor, Missouri Synod. His sponsors were Albert Lueders and Mrs. Cletus Irvin (Aunt Rosie Thomas)...
Iola Grissom (05/24/08)
Iola Grissom Iola V. Grissom, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, May 23, 2008, at Capetown Assisted Living. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at the funeral home...
Tonya Manker (05/24/08)
Tonya Manker SIKESTON, Mo. -- Tonya Dale Manker, 40, of Sikeston died Thursday, May 22, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Jan. 12, 1968, in St. Louis, daughter of Norman Dale Manker and Kathy Tabaka. Manker moved to Sikeston from St. Louis in 1992. She attended Cornerstone Church in Bertrand...
Truman Mouser (05/24/08)
Truman Mouser Truman O. Mouser, 64, of Jackson died Friday, May 23, 2008, at his home. He was born Oct. 19, 1943, in Arbor, Mo., son of Edward O. and Clora F. Dees Mouser. He and Linda Cook were married April 16, 1982. Mouser was a designer with the former Florsheim Shoe Co. in Cape Girardeau, and then worked 21 years in manufactured home sales, retiring in 2006. He was a member of Northside Gospel Assembly in Cape Girardeau...
Paul Unverferth (05/24/08)
Paul Unverferth Paul Douglas Unverferth, 49, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, May 22, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born April 11, 1959, in Perryville, Mo., son of Thomas "Pete" and Lois Jean Rose Unverferth. Unverferth had worked at Buchheit Inc. more than 10 years. He was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church...
Marc Marlin (05/23/08)
Marc Douglas Marlin, 55, of Jackson died Wednesday, May 21, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Ford and Sons Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau is in charge of arrangements.
Lois Brougher (05/23/08)
Lois N. Brougher, 82, of Gordonville passed away Wednesday, May 21, 2008, at her home. She was born Aug. 29, 1925, in Robertsdale, Ala., to Norman and Dolly Pierce Dawson. She and F. "Jim" Brougher were married Sept. 25, 1958. He passed away Feb. 12, 1974...
Hilda Luehrs (05/23/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Hilda L. Luehrs, 95, of Perryville died Thursday, May 22, 2008, at Perry Oaks Nursing and Rehabilitation. She was born July 7, 1912, at Farrar, Mo., daughter of Louis C. and Sarah Koenig Detjen. She and Walter H. Luehrs were married Sept. 29, 1935. He died Sept. 11, 1998...
Lavern Dodson (05/22/08)
MATTHEWS, Mo. -- Carolyn Lavern Dodson, 45, of Matthews died Wednesday, May 21, 2008, at Close to Home in Matthews. She was born Jan. 21, 1963, in Sikeston, Mo., daughter of Doyle and Wanda Cochran Crowden. Survivors include a son, Tyler Dodson of Texas; her mother, Wanda James of Essex, Mo.; two brothers, Donnie Crowden of Benton, Mo., Cliff Crowden of Cape Girardeau; two sisters, Beverly Crowden of Cape Girardeau, Kristi Petty of Essex; and maternal grandmother, Gertrude Cochran of Dexter, Mo...
Huey Cook (05/22/08)
Huey D. Cook, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, May 20, 2008, at Missouri Veterans Home. He was born Jan. 27, 1920, in Sedgewickville, Mo., son of Amaziah and Dicy Fulton Cook. He and Thelma Bollinger were married Dec. 14, 1941, in Sikeston, Mo. Mr. ...
Alberta Maxwell (05/21/08)
Alberta K. Maxwell, 89, of Jackson died Monday, May 19, 2008, at Monticello House. She was born Feb. 21, 1919, in Portageville, Mo., daughter of James L. and Mayme Carson Underwood. She and James Maxwell were married Nov. 12, 1953, in St. Louis. He died Oct. 29, 1984...
Wilbert Manche (05/21/08)
CHARLESTON, Mo. -- Wilbert G. "Will" Manche, 76, of Charleston died Monday, May 19, 2008, at Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Jan. 2, 1932, in Perry County, son of Carlos Manche and Irma Dippold Manche DePauw. He and Glenda McDonald May were married April 16, 1988...
Virgie Spurlock (05/21/08)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Virgie M. Spurlock, 88, of Jonesboro died Tuesday, May 20, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born June 28, 1919, in Hawesville, Ky., daughter of William and Dora Sanders Nix. She and Ervin M. Spurlock were married Dec. 23, 1939, in Jackson. He died Nov. 19, 1988...
Milda Scott (05/21/08)
Milda Scott, 84, of Jackson passed away Tuesday, May 20, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Feb. 6, 1924, in Ghent, Ky., to John and Marrie "Mary" Simpson Johnson. She and William K. Scott were married in 1939. He passed away in 1973...
Russell Welder (05/21/08)
Russell B. Welder, 66, formerly of Cape Girardeau, passed away Sunday, Feb. 17, 2008, while on sabbatical with his wife in Thailand. Mr. Welder was born Oct. 25, 1941, in Big Run, Pa. He was a veteran of the war in Vietnam and served 21 years in the Army. ...
Frieda Lewis (05/21/08)
Frieda A. Lewis, 91, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, May 19, 2008, at Life Care Center. She was born Dec. 14, 1916, in Cleveland, daughter of Charles W. and Flora Mae Klar Rose. She and Russell E. Lewis were married May 3, 1943, in Brownwood, Texas. He died Dec. 5, 1989...
Carmen Dockins (05/21/08)
Carmen Dockins, 46, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, May 19, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born Oct. 30, 1961, in El Paso, Texas, daughter of Earl E. and Malinda A. Tubbs Foster. Dockins was a 1981 graduate of Sikeston High School and had been a medical secretary at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Mo., and Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau...
Alberta Maxwell (05/20/08)
Alberta K. Maxwell, 89, died Monday, May 19, 2008, at Monticello House in Jackson. McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Artie Myers (05/20/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. — Artie O. Myers, 97, of Perryville died Friday, May 16, 2008, at Perry Oaks Manor. She was born April 24, 1911, at Gravelton, Mo., daughter of Judea and Ada Boyles Myers. Myers was retired from International Shoe Co., and was a member of American Legion Auxiliary to Post 133...
Virgil Gipson (05/20/08)
Virgil Gipson, 73, of Piedmont, Mo., died Friday, May 16, 2008. He was born March 1, 1935, in Sitka, Ark. He and Eula Mae Hewlett were married June 19, 1954, in St. Louis. Gipson owned and operated Gipson Electrical Contractors in Piedmont many years. He was a member of St. Catherine Catholic Church...
Lorene Williams (05/20/08)
ADVANCE, Mo. — Lorene Williams, 78, of Advance died Sunday, May 18, 2008, at Advance Nursing Center. She was born Oct. 21, 1929, at McGee, Mo., daughter of Clarence and Lillie VanMatre Wills. She and John Williams were married May 29, 1954. He died Sept. 17, 1987...
Roberta Rendleman (05/20/08)
WOLF LAKE, Ill. — Roberta June "Bertie" Rendleman, 79, of Wolf Lake died Saturday, May 17, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Oct. 27, 1928, at Reynoldsville, Ill., daughter of William Curtis and Dorothy May Randall Forrest...
Vernon Smith (05/20/08)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. — Vernon Roy Smith, 87, of Marble Hill died Sunday, May 18, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Jan. 22, 1921, in West Frankfort, Ill., son of Roy D. and Reba Dickerson Smith. He and Mae Jewell Williams were married Aug. 22, 1951. She died March 21, 2004. He and Veda M. Mouser were married Dec. 12, 2006, at Benton, Mo...
Ruby Sams (05/20/08)
CAIRO, Ill. — Ruby Sams, 91, of Cairo died Saturday, May 17, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born June 30, 1916, in Greenville, Miss., daughter of Walter and Birdie Davison Sams. Sams was a member of Mighty Rivers Region Worship Center. She worked at McKesson-Robins Drug Co. in Cairo...
Mark Clampitt (05/20/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. — Mark E. Clampitt, 38, of Perryville died Sunday, May 18, 2008, at St. Mary, Mo. He was born Nov. 26, 1969, at Perryville, son of Charles E. and Carol Sue Schneier Clampitt. Clampitt was a landscaper. Survivors include his mother of Perryville; two brothers, Jefferey Clampitt of Cape Girardeau and Mike Schneier of Ste. Genevieve, Mo.; and a sister, Carolyn Clampitt of St. Mary, Mo...
Ruby Doughty (05/20/08)
Ruby Anita Doughty, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, May 18, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Oct. 30, 1919, in Cape Girardeau County, daughter of Louis E.T. and Ella Haertling Graden. She and Thomas O. Doughty were married Jan. 1, 1942, in Cape Girardeau. He died June 9, 1993...
Alma Smith (05/20/08)
SIKESTON, Mo. — Alma Lee Smith, 82, of Sikeston died Saturday, May 17, 2008, at her home. She was born Jan. 8, 1926, in Savannah, Tenn., daughter of Jim and Carrie Carlisle Western. She and James W. Smith Sr. were married Jan. 24, 1950, in Piggott, Ark. He died March 27, 1991...
Rosalie Moeller (05/20/08)
Rosalie Moeller, 83, of Jackson passed away Friday, May 16, 2008, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born June 19, 1924, in Jackson to Henry G. and Malinda E. Birk Allen. Moeller graduated from Jackson High School and then worked at the former International Shoe Co. in Jackson...
Charles RedCloud (05/20/08)
ELCO, Ill. — Retired Staff Sgt. Charles Roy RedCloud, 64, of Elco died Monday, May 19, 2008, at his home. He was born April 6, 1944, in Ullin, Ill., to Everett and Alice Jenkins RedCloud. He and Patricia Robinson were married Aug. 13, 1963. She preceded him in death Jan. 3, 2002. He married Venita Rose Mayberry May 31, 2002...
Nelda Propst (05/20/08)
Nelda Jean Propst, 80, of Millersville passed away Sunday, May 18, 2008, at Jackson Manor Nursing Home, where she had resided since 2005. She was born Aug. 17, 1927, in Millersville to Chester and Maude Nienstedt Hopkins. Sadly, when Nelda Jean was only 10 months old, her mother died. She was adopted by her paternal aunt, Dora Hopkins-Runnels, and her husband Early. She and Ray Propst were married May 12, 1945, at Flat River, Mo. He passed away Feb. 23, 1998...
Joseph Essex (05/19/08)
PULASKI, Ill. — Joseph William (Joe) Essex, 88, of Pulaski died Saturday, May 17, 2008, at his home. He was born June 27, 1919, in Pulaski, son of Joseph Oliver and Ethel Hennington Essex. He and Ora L. Schukar were married April 26, 1941, at St. Luke's Lutheran Church in Olmsted, Ill...
Ruby Doughty (05/19/08)
Ruby Doughty Ruby Anita Doughty, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, May 18, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Chapel. Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral chapel. Burial will be at Memorial Park Cemetery...
Ruby Sams (05/19/08)
CAIRO, Ill. — Ruby Sams, 91, of Cairo died Saturday, May 17, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at Crain Funeral Home in Tamms, Ill. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Larry Potts officiating. Interment will be in Green Lawn Memorial Gardens in Villa Ridge...
Herbert Amberger (05/19/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. — Herbert T. Amberger, 78, of Perryville died Thursday, May 15, 2008, at Perry Oaks Manor. He was born April 13, 1930, in Belgique, Mo., son of Otto Joseph and Ella A. Phillips Amberger. He and Leila May Mueller were married April 19, 1974. She died April 25, 2007...
Betty Wages (05/19/08)
WILLIAMSVILLE, Mo. — Betty June Wages, 75, of Williamsville died Saturday, May 17, 2008, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center. Wages was born Dec. 17, 1932, in Ste. Genevieve County, Mo., daughter of Russell A. and Mary E. (Hagan) Stokely. She and Marion E. Wages were married Sept. 25, 1958...
John Cleary (05/18/08)
John Cleary ST. MARY, Mo. -- John A. Cleary, 88, of St. Mary died May 17, 2008, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. He was born May 20, 1919, at St. Mary, son of John and Ima (Beare) Cleary. He and Lillian Kiefer were married July 21, 1962, at Perryville, Mo. She died Sept. 9, 2006...
Daniel Straubel (05/19/08)
Dr. Daniel Charles Straubel succumbed to injuries sustained in a single-vehicle accident May 14, 2008, on Lindy Road near Thompsonville, Mich. He was 72 years old. The son of Anna and Willard Straubel, Dan was raised with eight brothers and sisters in a house just north of Frankfort, Mich., without running water and about the size of a two-car garage. ...
Mary Jestus (05/19/08)
Mary Ella Jestus, age 82, of Cape Girardeau and formerly of Cairo, Ill., passed away peacefully Thursday, May 15, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born July 24, 1925, in Barlow, Ky., daughter of Doug and Julia Baker Moore. She and Charles Lewis Jestus were married in 1945, and he passed away in August 1975...
Rev. Leonard Bond (05/18/08)
Rev. Leonard Bond PUXICO, Mo. -- The Rev. Leonard E. Bond, 77, of Puxico died Saturday, May 17, 2008, at the Puxico Nursing Center. He was born Sept. 13, 1930, son of Harvey and Beulah Tolbert Bond. He and Cynthia Isaac were married April 12, 1954, at Piggott, Ark. She died Sept. 6, 1980...
Keith Ford (05/18/08)
Keith Ford PUXICO, Mo. -- Keith Allen Ford, 40, of Puxico died Thursday, May 15, 2008, from injuries sustained in a car accident in Bollinger County, Mo. He was born May 16, 1967, at Monroe, La., son of Larry and Louise Ford. He and Tori Schrader were married Dec. 31, 2005, at Marble Hill, Mo...
Rosalie Moeller (05/18/08)
Rosalie Moeller Rosalie Moeller, 83, of Jackson died Friday, May 16, 2008, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
David Fulton (05/18/08)
David Fulton ARLINGTON, Tenn. -- David C. Fulton, 51, of Arlington suffered a heart attack May 4 and died May 16, 2008 at St. Francis Hospital-Bartlett (Tenn.). He was the director of operations at Power Express Inc. and was a member of Gloria Dei Lutheran Church...
Eva Johnson (05/18/08)
Eva Johnson KARNAK, Ill. -- Eva Lee Cheek Johnson, 82, of Karnak died Saturday, May 17, 2008, at Metropolis Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Metropolis, Ill. She was born Nov. 26, 1925, at Karnak, daughter of John E. and Willie Mae Basham Cheek. She married Wesley F. Johnson...
Howard Lively (05/18/08)
Howard Lively Howard Scott Lively, 99, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, May 15, 2008, at The Lutheran Home. He was born Sept. 6, 1908, in Murphysboro, Ill., son of Connie and Alma Bolby Lively. He and Loretta Siebert were married Oct. 1, 1938, in St. Louis. She died Dec. 25, 1990...
Mary Jestus (05/18/08)
Mary Jestus Mary Ella Jestus, 82, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Cairo, Ill., died Thursday, May 15, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born July 24, 1925, in Barlow, Ky., daughter of Doug and Julia Baker Moore. She and Charles Lewis Jestus were married in 1945. He died in August 1975...
Howard Lively (05/17/08)
Howard Scott Lively, 99, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, May 15, 2008, at the Lutheran Home. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home. Parish prayers will be at 7, followed by Knights of Columbus rosary...
James Johnson (05/17/08)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- James E. "Jim" Johnson, 86, of Mounds died Thursday, May 15, 2008, at Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Aug. 11, 1921, in Mounds, son of William Robert and Mary Etta Wright Johnson. Johnson had worked for the Illinois Department of Transportation. He was a member of First Baptist Church in Mounds...
Keith Ford (05/17/08)
PUXICO, Mo. -- Keith Allen Ford, 40, of Puxico died Thursday, May 15, 2008, from injuries received in a car accident in Bollinger County. He was born May 16, 1967, in Monroe, La., son of Larry and Louise Hazel Ford. He and Tori Schrader were married Dec. 31, 2005, in Marble Hill, Mo...
William Stewart Sr. (05/17/08)
ANNISTON, Mo. -- William Dale "Bill" Stewart Sr., 76, of Anniston died Friday, May 16, 2008, at the East Prairie Nursing Center. He was born Sept. 16, 1931, at East Prairie, Mo., son of Joel Stewart and Thelma Wallace Stewart Irving. Stewart was a retired mechanic. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War...
Bernice Lewis (05/17/08)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Maudie Bernice Lewis, 80, of Marble Hill died Thursday, May 15, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 15, 1927, at Steele, Mo., daughter of Jim and Melvina Wright Mathenia. She and Roy Oscar Lewis were married Jan. 15, 1945...
Emmogene Shirkey (05/17/08)
MOREHOUSE, Mo. -- Emmogene Shirkey, 90, of Morehouse died May 16, 2008, at her home. She was born Dec. 23. 1917 in Tilton, Ark., daughter of Emmet and Nellie Cooksey Miller. She and Chester James Shirkey were married March 5, 1937, in Talapoosa, Mo. He died April 18, 1989...
Rosalie Moeller (05/17/08)
Rosalie Moeller, 83, of Jackson died Friday, May 16, 2008, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Clarence Daugherty (05/17/08)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Clarence C. Daugherty, 85, of Chaffee died Friday, May 16, 2008, at Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Dec. 17, 1922, at Puxico, Mo., son of Claude and Edith Blackwell Daugherty. He and Donna Sue Houston were married Sept. 23, 1961...
Herbert Amberger (05/16/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Herbert T. Amberger, 78, of Perryville died Thursday, May 15, 2008, at Perry Oaks Manor. He was born April 13, 1930, at Belgique, Mo., son of Otto Joseph and Ella A. Phillips Amberger. He and Leila May Mueller were married April 19, 1974. She died April 25, 2007...
Evelyn Schamburg (05/16/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Evelyn A. Schamburg, 96, of Denver, formerly of Perryville, died Wednesday, April 9, 2008, in Denver. She was born March 2, 1912, in Friedenburg, Mo., daughter of Albert H. and Louise Ochs Schamburg Sr. Schamburg had been a seamstress...
William Lehne (05/16/08)
William H. Lehne, 98, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, May 15, 2008, at the Lutheran Home. He was born Dec. 17, 1909, in Egypt Mills, Mo., son of August and Rosena Kirchoff Lehne. He and Gladys Heuschober were married in 1931 in Cape Girardeau. Mr. Lehne moved to Cape Girardeau from Egypt Mills in 1922. He attended Washington School and Central High School...
Cleave Cook (05/16/08)
ORAN, Mo. -- Delmar Cleave Cook, 86, of Oran died Wednesday, May 14, 2008, at Sikeston Convalescent Center in Sikeston, Mo. He was born May 10, 1922, in Lamar, Ark., son of Boyd Wallace and Beulah Lee Cowell Cook. He and Thelma B. Vaughn were married Dec. 31, 1948. She died March 3, 2008...
Martha Kabat (05/15/08)
PATTON, Mo. -- Martha Mae Kabat, 75, of Patton died Tuesday, May 13, 2008, at her home. She was born Feb. 22, 1933, at Russellville, Ark., daughter of Luther Davis and Etta Ross Strac¿ner. She and Bernard John Kabat were married Aug. 9, 1974. He died June 24, 2005...
Richard Sanders (05/15/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Richard M. Sanders, 55, of Nashville, Tenn., died Sunday, May 11, 2008, at his home. He was born June 25, 1952, in New York state, son of Charles and Lois Wheeler Sanders. Sanders was a retired truck driver. He served in the U.S. Navy...
Carl King (05/15/08)
ANNA, Ill. -- Carl Gene King, 81, of Anna died Tuesday, May 13, 2008, at Union County Hospital. He was born Dec. 20, 1926, in Balcom, Ill., son of Homer and Pearl Boyd King. He and Donna Mull were married July 22, 1946, in Vienna, Ill. She died Dec. 11, 2001...
Donald Riehn (05/15/08)
A memorial service for Donald O. Riehn of Jackson will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Tilsit. Burial will be in Old Salem Cemetery at Millersville. Military honors will be conducted. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to service time...
Gary Faries (05/15/08)
Gary Daniel Faries, 58, died at his home Monday, May 12, 2008. A celebration of life memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Shawnee Hills Baptist Church, 1204 Brandom St. in Jackson, with Don Estes officiating. Gary was born Jan. 15, 1950, in Poplar Bluff, Mo., to John Daniel and Jessie Irene Faries. He married Dara Dyann Bybee June 12, 1971...
Sylvia McCommack (05/15/08)
Sylvia Lee McCommack, 80, of Scott City died Tuesday, May 13, 2008, at her home. She was born Dec. 28, 1927, in Mullens, W.Va., daughter of Harry Benjamin and Myrtle Daisy Foster Porterfield. She and Howard Milton "Mac" McCommack were married June 4, 1949, in Roanoke, Va. He died April 15, 1996...
Gerald Kellett (05/15/08)
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 preceded him in death June 30, 2006. Kellett was a U.S. Army veteran and member of American Legion and Eagles Aerie 3319...
George Eudy (05/14/08)
MCCLURE, Ill. -- George W. Eudy, 70, of McClure died Monday, May 12, 2008, at his home. He was born May 10, 1938, in Reynoldsville, Ill., son of Earl Eugene and Viola Wareing Eudy. He and Vivian Twente were married May 31, 1959, in Reynoldsville. Eudy owned and operated Eudy Wheel Alignment in Cape Girardeau 30 years. He was a member of East Cape Baptist Church...
James Hickman (05/14/08)
MARQUAND, Mo. -- James Lowell Hickman, 83, of Marquand died Saturday, May 10, 2008, at Claru DeVille Nursing Center in Fredericktown, Mo. He was born Nov. 5, 1924, in Williamsburg, Mo., son of James Bradley and Lucy Ann Qualls Hickman. He and Mary Ruth Sterner were married Aug. 15, 1943...
Ethel McSpadden (05/14/08)
Ethel I. McSpadden, 89, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, May 12, 2008, at her home. She was born June 3, 1918, near Van Buren, Mo., daughter of John H. and Elsie Green Parkhill. She and Earl E. McSpadden were married May 30, 1936. McSpadden worked 28 years at the former Florsheim Shoe Co. in Cape Girardeau, retiring in 1980...
Mae Holt (05/14/08)
Mae Smith Holt, 87, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, May 12, 2008, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. She was born June 19, 1920, in Carbondale, Ill., daughter of Charles C. and Martha A. Belcher Smith. She and Grant T. Holt were married March 6, 1946, at Sikeston, Mo. He died March 23, 1982...
William Pobst (05/14/08)
William E. "Bill" Pobst, 78, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, May 11, 2008, at Missouri Veterans Home. He was born Oct. 6, 1929, in Oran, Mo., son of Joseph and Lucille Amrhein Pobst. Pobst worked on the river as a licensed tankerman with Southern Towing Co. He was a member of St. Mary's Cathedral...
Cheryl Parker (05/14/08)
Cheryl Y. Parker, 50, formerly of Jackson, passed away Monday, May 12, 2008, at the home of her mother-in-law in Cape Girardeau. She was born Jan. 6, 1958, in Cape Girardeau, to Delmar and Rose Mary Drum Asher. She and Brent A. Parker were married April 28, 2001. They had lived in Imperial, Mo., the past three years...
Lee Chambers (05/14/08)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Lee Anna Chambers, 83, of Chaffee died Thursday, April 24, 2008, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born June 12, 1924, at New Hamburg, Mo., daughter of Leon Herbert and Alvina Christina Baudendistel Dumey. She and Lee Roy Chambers were married Nov. 22, 1952. He died Aug. 6, 2001...
Francis Clements (05/14/08)
BIEHLE, Mo. -- Francis L. Clements, 55, of Biehle died Tuesday, May 6, 2008, in Cape Girardeau. He was born Oct. 24, 1952, in Cape Girardeau, son of Lloyd and Agnes Davis Clements. Survivors include his wife, Frances Aleksiak Clements. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at First Baptist Church in Perryville, Mo., with the Rev. Dennis Cebulak officiating. Burial will be private...
Sally Douglas (05/13/08)
Sally Douglas, 92, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, May 11, 2008, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. She was born March 22, 1916, at Illmo, Mo., daughter of H.N. and Clara Miller Hobbs. She and Willard C. Douglas were married Aug. 28, 1976, at Illmo. He died Jan. 23, 2004...
Ethel McSpadden (05/13/08)
Ethel McSpadden, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, May 12, 2008, at her home. McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Mae Holt (05/13/08)
Mae Holt, 87, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, May 12, 2008, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Lynwood Baptist Church...
Paul Young (05/13/08)
ANNA, Ill. — Paul Ray "Pete" Young, 68, of Anna died Sunday, May 11, 2008, at his home. He was born Oct. 20, 1939, in Cairo, Ill., son of Lawrence Martin and Alta Marie Ethridge Young. He and Merrilee Baker were married Dec. 24, 1959...
Robert Hunter (05/13/08)
ANNA, Ill. — Robert Eugene "Bob" Hunter, 83, of Anna died Saturday, May 10, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Feb. 19, 1925, in Carterville, Ill., son of Melvin J. and Sadie Belle Proctor Hunter. He and Ruby Jeanette Miller were married Nov. 10, 1946, in Anna...
William Pobst (05/13/08)
William "Bill" Pobst, 78, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, May 11, 2008, at Missouri Veterans Home. Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Helen Morrison (05/13/08)
Helen L. Morrison, 85, of Oak Ridge died Sunday, May 11, 2008, at her home. She was born May 27, 1922, in Oak Ridge, daughter of Otto Henry and Clara Rudert Dost. She and John T. Morrison were married Aug. 8, 1951. He died May 2, 2002. Morrison worked with her husband on their dairy farm. She was a member of Grace Lutheran Church in Uniontown, Mo...
Andrea Mason (05/13/08)
Andrea Dawn Mason, 31, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, May 11, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born March 12, 1977, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Ernest and Barbara A. Terry Mason Jr. Survivors include a son, Aidan Mason of Cape Girardeau; her mother of Cape Girardeau; a sister, Danetta Clemons of Newnan, Ga.; and a brother, Jason Mason of Oak Ridge...
Audrey Lawrence (05/13/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. — Audrey Elizabeth Lawrence, 6, of Perryville died Monday, May 12, 2008, at her home. She was born Aug. 10, 2001, at Perryville, daughter of Doyle E. and Amie Boone Lawrence. She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Perryville...
Ralph Cowan (05/13/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. — Ralph H. Cowan, 84, of Perryville died Saturday, May 10, 2008, at Perry Oaks Manor. He was born March 15, 1924, at Gerald, Mo., son of William and Emma Heuther Cowan. Cowan retired as supervisor with Missouri Highway Department. He was a member of Masons, Shriners, VFW, AmVets and UTC United...
Nettie Courter (05/13/08)
STURDIVANT, Mo. — Nettie W. Courter, 82, of Sturdivant, formerly of Marble Hill, Mo., died Sunday, May 11, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 4, 1925, in East Prairie, Mo., daughter of Jess and Dovie Woods Douglas. She first married Joseph Moody Sept. 23, 1948. She then married Ronald Courter, and he died in 1998...
Helen Morrison (05/12/08)
Helen Morrison died Sunday, May 11, 2008, at her residence. Arrangements are incomplete at Young and Sons Funeral Home in Perryville, Mo.
Maxine King (05/12/08)
ANNA, Ill. — Maxine Reed King, 89, of Anna died Saturday, May 10, 2008, at Union County Hospital in Anna. She was born May 19, 1918, at Higby, Mo., daughter of Clyde E. and Pattie Lucy Boyd Reed. She and Robert P. King were married March 4, 1942, at Tacoma, Wash. He died July 16, 1988...
Harvey Protzel (05/12/08)
Harvey W. Protzel died May 9, 2008, at his son's home in Cape Girardeau. He was born June 30, 1919, in St. Louis, the dear son of the late Irving and Henrietta Protzel. Beloved husband of the late Shirley Protzel. Dear father of Edward (Janet Jourman) Protzel, Hugh (Donna) Protzel and Jerre (the late Elmo) Crowell. ...
Mary Starkey (05/12/08)
Mary Lou Starkey, 58, of Sedge¿wickville, Mo., died May 10, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born Aug. 11, 1949, in Sedgewickville, daughter of William D. and Goldie Rohan Pridemore. She and Jack Starkey were married Feb. 1, 1970...
William Campbell (05/12/08)
William Timothy "Tim" Campbell, 85, of Mounds, Ill., died Saturday, May 10, 2008, at his home. He was born July 30, 1922, in Diswood, Ill., son of Jesse Clyde and Hermie McGee Campbell. He and Wanda Essex were married, in 1940. Campbell worked at his Ford tractor dealership...
William Campbell (05/11/08)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- William "Tim" Campbell, 85, of Mounds died Saturday, May 10, 2008, at home. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Crain Funeral Home in Ullin, Ill. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Crain Funeral Home, with the Rev. Larry Buckles officiating...
Juanita Burd (05/11/08)
DONGOLA, Ill. -- Juanita Burd, 81, of Dongola died Saturday, May 10, 2008, at Jonesboro Health Care Center. She was born March 15, 1927, in Cairo, Ill., daughter of Thomas and Ethel Barnwell McCain. She and Roland Burd were married Jan. 6, 1945. Burd was a member of Gospel Assembly Church in Anna, Ill., and had worked as a home health nurse...
Melvin Hennemann (05/11/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Melvin Hennemann, 99, of Perryville died Friday, May 9, 2008, at Perry Oaks Manor in Perryville. He was born Feb. 14, 1909, in Perry County, Mo., son of Theodore and Mary Balsman Hennemann. He and Emma Boxdorfer were married June 27, 1931, in Chester, Ill. She preceded him in death...
Cecil James Sr. (05/11/08)
Cecil W. James Sr., 81, of Jackson died Friday, May 9, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born June 16, 1926, in Lilbourn, Mo., son of Oscar and Mary Douglas James. He and Velma June Baugher were married June 27, 1943, in Sikeston, Mo. She died Jan. 29, 2005...
Norman Steffens (05/11/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Norman H. Steffens, 85, of Perryville died Friday, May 9, 2008, at Independence Care Center of Perry County. He was born April 27, 1923, at Farrar, Mo., son of Ernst and Rosa Verseman Steffens. He and Irma F. Meier Steffens were married Jan. 25, 1948. She died Aug. 12, 2000...
Judith Hopkins (05/11/08)
Judith Louise Hopkins, 66, of Bellevue, Wash., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Tuesday, May 6, 2008, at her home, after a battle with cancer. She was born Aug. 1, 1941, in Bonne Terre, Mo., daughter of William L. and Leatha Drury Berry. She and Joseph V. Hopkins were married Sept. 5, 1964, at St. Mary's Cathedral in Cape Girardeau...
Frank Breeden (05/10/08)
MOREHOUSE, Mo. -- Frank Breeden, 77, of Morehouse died Friday, May 9, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born March 29, 1931, at Lavall, Mo., son of James and Mary Littles Breeden. He and Emily Buckley were married in Corning, Ark. She died Dec. 9, 2000...
Betty Long (05/10/08)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. -- Betty Lee Long, 77, of Bloomfield died Thursday, May 8, 2008, at Golden Living Center. She was born Oct. 10, 1930, at Bloomfield, daughter of Riley and Kate Robison Hester. She and Jim Long were married Aug. 20, 1971, at Advance, Mo...
Norman Steffens (05/10/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Norman H. Steffens, 85, of Perryville died Friday, May 9, 2008, at Independence Care Center of Perry County. Young and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Harry Wareing (05/10/08)
ANNA, Ill. -- Harry W. Wareing, 85, of Anna died Thursday, May 8, 2008, at Union County Hospital. He was born Oct. 11, 1922, in Ware, Ill., son of William H. and Adella Luthy Wareing. He first married Rebecca Geraldine Dent, who preceded him in death. He and Barbara J. Ferguson were married Aug. 30, 1997, at Anna...
Debbie Johnson (05/10/08)
Debbie Sue Johnson, 44, of Jackson died Thursday, May 8, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 3, 1963, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Charles Clay and Jane Ann Moore Copen. Johnson had worked at Beverly Koehler Bookkeeping Services...
Cecil James (05/10/08)
Cecil W. James, 81, of Jackson died Friday, May 9, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Robert Cahill (05/10/08)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Robert "Bob" Cahill, 70, of Chaffee died Friday, May 9, 2008, at his home. He was born Nov. 14, 1937, in Brooklyn, N.Y., son of Thomas and Molly Feldman Cahill. He and Margaret Cupples were married May 25, 1966. Cahill was retired from Franciscan Sisters of the Poor in Brooklyn. He was of the Catholic belief and a member of Chaffee Elks Lodge 1810...
Bartley Ferrell (05/10/08)
BENTON, Mo. -- Bartley C. Ferrell, 84, of Benton died Thursday, May 8, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 23, 1923, at Bertrand, Mo., son of Ercy Earl and Mary Velda Alley Ferrell. He and Melba Kirkpatrick were married March 29, 1947...
Lefern Long (05/09/08)
BELL CITY, Mo. -- Lefern Long, 84, of Bell City died Wednesday, May 7, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Dec. 23, 1923, at Bell City, daughter of Josh and Bertha Mayberry Kneezle. She and Shelby Long were married July 31, 1940. He died June 29, 2001...
Bartley Ferrell (05/09/08)
BENTON, Mo. -- Bartley C. Ferrell, 84, of Benton died Thursday, May 8, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee, Mo., is in charge of arrangements.
James McCollum (05/09/08)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- James Earl McCollum, 76, of Advance died Thursday, May 8, 2008, at his home. He was born June 30, 1931, at Ina, Ill., son of Jesse and Martha Phillips McCollum. He and Virginia Cox were united in marriage March 30, 1951, in Alton, Ill. She preceded him in death Dec. 19, 2000...
Marjorie Massie (05/09/08)
Marjorie I. Massie, 87, of Dupo, Ill., died Friday, May 2, 2008, at Memorial Hospital in Belleville, Ill. She was born Jan. 12, 1921, in Scott City, daughter of Gordon and Iva Estella Jones Tapp. She married Henry Lee Massie, who preceded her in death...
Elaine Stout (05/09/08)
Elaine F. Stout, 79, of Ullin, Ill., formerly of Mounds, Ill., died Thursday, May 8, 2008, at Daystar Care Center in Cairo, Ill. She was born Sept. 29, 1928, at Aurora, Ill., daughter of Robert B. and Jessie Jackson Caswell. She was a member of the Church of Christ of Mounds...
Lucille Jenkins (05/09/08)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Lucille Jenkins, 101, of Cairo died Tuesday, May 6, 2008, at Daystar Care Center. Visitation will be from 8:30 a.m. to service time Monday at First Missionary Baptist Church in Cairo. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Monday at the church, with Ronnie White, Abraham Jones and Donald Topps officiating. Burial will be in Mound City National Cemetery...
Gary Puckett (05/09/08)
ORAN, Mo. -- Gary Wayne Puckett, 62, of Oran died Wednesday, May 7, 2008, in a vehicle accident at Van Buren, Mo. He was born Aug. 30, 1945, at Vanduser, Mo., son of John Almon and Reba Velma Johnson Puckett. He and Mary Letisha Campbell were married June 2, 1968, in Scott City...
Luther Hahs (05/09/08)
M. Luther Hahs, 89, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, May 7, 2008, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. He was born April 21, 1919, at Daisy, son of Theodore and Mary Barks Hahs. He and Catherine Elizabeth Schrader were married Nov. 5, 1945, in Cape Girardeau...
Gary Puckett (05/08/08)
ORAN, Mo. -- Gary W. Puckett, 63, of Oran died Wednesday, May 7, 2008, in a vehicle accident near Fremont, Mo. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Oran is in charge of arrangements.
Marion Phillips (05/08/08)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Marion "Sis" Phillips, 80, of Advance, formerly of St. Louis, died Tuesday, May 6, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born June 29, 1927, in St. Louis, daughter of Luther Johnson and Marion Dorothy Hesemann Embree. She and Eugene Phillips were married Feb. 14, 1946, in St. Louis. He died March 26, 1984...
Bill Schmitt (05/08/08)
William E. "Bill" Schmitt, 81, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, May 6, 2008, at his home. He was born March 12, 1927, in Cairo, Ill., son of Harold and Lena Henderson Schmitt. He married Martha Stroud. Schmitt had owned Mack's Barbecue in Cairo. He was a member of First Southern Baptist Church in Cairo and VFW Post 3838 in Cape Girardeau. He was a former member of Elks, Masons and Shriners...
Luther Hahs (05/08/08)
M. Luther Hahs, 89, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, May 7, 2008, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at St. Andrew Lutheran Church. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the church. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Judith Hopkins (05/08/08)
Judith Louise Hopkins, 66, of Bellevue, Wash., died Tuesday, May 6, 2008, at her home. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Larry McGraw (05/08/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Larry Delmar McGraw, 61, of Perryville died Tuesday, May 6, 2008, at his home. He was born Aug. 7, 1946, at Sedgewickville, Mo., son of Virgil Delmar and Elsie Merl Hanners McGraw. He and Carol Lynn Hopson were married July 18, 1964...
Dr. A.L. Schrader (05/08/08)
Dr. A.L. Schrader, 81, of Trenton, Tenn., died Tuesday, May 6, 2008. He was born June 16, 1926, in Cape Girardeau, and lived here many years. Schrader served the Trenton area as a general practitioner and surgeon 48 years, retiring in 1995. He was a veteran of World War II, serving with the Combat Engineers of the U.S. Army. He was discharged with the rank of staff sergeant...
George Wrape Sr. (05/08/08)
George Heil Wrape Sr., 82, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, May 7, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born April 8, 1926, in St. Louis, eldest son of Velda and Gertrude Wrape. He and Elizabeth "Betty" Tuchschmidt were married Nov. 13, 1948. She died Jan. 13, 2002...
Gladys Medlin (05/08/08)
Gladys Stoffregen Medlin, 99, of University Place, Wash., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Thursday, May 1, 2008, at Franciscan Hospice House in University Place. She was born July 9, 1908, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Fredrick and Olive Brown Stoffregen. She and Clyde F. Medlin were married Dec. 9, 1926, in Jackson. He died Jan. 25, 1959...
Elnora King (05/08/08)
Elnora King, 77, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, May 5, 2008, at her home. She was born March 16, 1931, in Grenada, Miss., daughter of Henry and Hazel Dunbar King. Survivors include two sons, William Draper of Los Angeles, Calif., Maurice King of Cape Girardeau; seven daughters, Shirley Edwards of Los Angeles, Janice King, Dearber King, Patricia Patterson, Lisa King, Marilyn King and Lelia King, all of Cape Girardeau; a sister, Hazel Pondexter of Oklahoma; 24 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.. ...
John Patterson (05/08/08)
John Henry Patterson, 67, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, May 5, 2008, at his home. He was the son of Golden and Julia Andrews Patterson. Survivors include his wife, Fannie; a daughter, Nora Patterson of Albany, N.Y.; nine sons, John and Kroy Patterson of Albany, Anthony Patterson of Mississippi, Donelle, Mills, Demetrius, Steven, Algie and Ronald Taylor, all of Chicago; two sisters, Jessie Smith of Cape Girardeau, Juanita Patterson of Florida; three brothers, Roger, Joe and Tom Patterson, all of Florida; 15 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.. ...
Leola Davis (05/07/08)
Leola Frances Davis, 91, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, May 5, 2008, at Fountainbleau Lodge. She was born April 22, 1917, in Murphysboro, Ill., daughter of George L. and Velma Leola Lingle Miller. She and Dr. Thomas Woodrow Davis were married July 25, 1947, in Jackson, Tenn. He died Feb. 1, 1970...
Velma Liszewski (05/07/08)
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Velma Liszewski, 75, of Albuquerque died Sunday, May 4, 2008, at her home. She was born Feb. 7, 1933, in Enid, Okla., daughter of William Knapp and Cassie Calhoun Knapp. She was a hairdresser and a church volunteer. Survivors include three sons, Roger Petot of Albuquerque, Bob Petot of Ballwin, Mo., Roland Petot of St. ...
Harry Pittman (05/07/08)
CHARLESTON, Mo. — Harry Pittman, 86, of Charleston, formerly of Cairo, Ill., died Saturday, May 3, 2008, at his home. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to noon Thursday at Massie Funeral Home in Mounds, Ill. A graveside service will be held at 12:30 p.m. Thursday at Mound City National Cemetery. Larry Barnett will officiate. Military honors will be provided by Pulaski County VFW Post 8891...
Alfred Graham (05/07/08)
PEKIN, Ill. — Alfred E. Graham, 67, of Pekin died Saturday, April 5, 2008, at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria, Ill. He was born June 21, 1940, in Cape Girardeau, son of William E. and Agnes Stallings Graham. He married Shirley Behr in October 1960 in Cape Girardeau. He later married Frances L. Glasford Nov. 26, 1980, in Manito, Ill...
Ida Lindsey (05/07/08)
Ida M. Lindsey, 83, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, May 4, 2008, at Heartland Care and Rehab. She was born July 11, 1924, in Helena, Ark., daughter of Everett and Alma Fitzgerald. She married John Lindsey. Survivors include three sons, Tommy Kimmel of Egypt Mills, Monty Baylor of Jackson and Jimmy Baylor of Cape Girardeau...
Loris Robbins (05/07/08)
Loris B. Robbins, 80, of Cape Girardeau went to be with Jesus on Tuesday, May 6, 2008, after a battle with Alzheimer's. She was born April 23, 1928, in Flat River, Mo., daughter of Simon Harrison and Ada Alice Huffman Benton. She married Craig Jeffrey Priest. She later married Harlan Hubert Spinks. He preceded her in death Nov. 11, 1969. She then married Basil Harold Robbins, who preceded her in death July 15, 2001...
Janice Meyer (05/07/08)
Janice Marie Meyer, loving mother of Nick and his wife Pamela Meyer, grams to her grandson Gabriel Meyer, passed away peacefully surrounded by family and friends Sunday, May 4, 2008. Ms. Janie, as she was affectionally called by students and parents of her Cape Montessori School, was born March 17, 1946, to Thomas L. and Helen Meyer...
Ida Lindsey (05/06/08)
Ida M. Lindsey, 83, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, May 4, 2008, at Heartland Care and Rehab. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Fairmont Cemetery. McCombs Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau is in charge of arrangements.
Elmara King (05/06/08)
Elmara King, 77, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, May 5, 2008, at her home. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Jody Fugate (05/06/08)
ADVANCE, Mo. — Joanne E. "Jody" Fugate, 70, of Advance died Monday, May 5, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born June 1, 1937, in Harrisburg, Pa., daughter of James E. and Ruth E. Seiwell. She worked as a clerk at Wal-Mart in Jackson...
William Skaggs (05/06/08)
William Carl Skaggs, 85, of Jackson died Saturday, May 3, 2008, at Capetown Assisted Living in Cape Girardeau. He was born Feb. 26, 1923, at Patton, Mo., son of Harry Everett and Ella Mae Cook Skaggs. He and Sadie Grace Melton were married Nov. 10, 1947...
Janice Meyer (05/06/08)
Janice M. "Janie" Meyer, 62, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, May 4, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born March 17, 1946, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Thomas L. and Helen M. Giroir Meyer. Meyer was a graduate of Notre Dame High School and attended Southeast Missouri State University. She was owner and director of Cape Montessori School since 1972. She was a member of St. Mary's Cathedral and its Parish Council and Council of Catholic Women...
Edmund Wroblewski (05/06/08)
Edmund Raymond Wroblewski, 85, of Scott City died Monday, May 5, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Oct. 20, 1922, in Milwaukee, son of Edward and Helen Kuick Wroblewski. He and Ruth Estella Lambert were married May 29, 1969, in St. Louis...
Leon Morton (05/06/08)
Leon Morton, 76, of Jackson passed away Sunday, May 4, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born in Leemon, Mo., son of Ed and Hester Medlock Morton. He and Mary Margaret Ward were married Nov. 20, 1949. She survives. Leon attended school in Jackson. ...
Janice Marie Meyer (05/05/08)
Janice "Janie" Marie Meyer, 62, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, May 4, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at Lorberg Memorial Funeral Chapel.
Olene Heflin (05/05/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. — Olene Ellis Heflin, 91, of Perryville died Sunday, May 4, 2008, at Perry County Memorial Hospital in Perryville. She was born Jan. 1, 1917, in Perry County, daughter of William Harry and Lottie Kline Ellis. She and Robert R. Heflin were married Aug. 16, 1952. He died June 22, 1986...
Winifred Knife (05/04/08)
Winifred Knife Winifred Grace Knife, 86, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Jefferson City, Mo., died Friday, May 2, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born March 27, 1922, in Bellfield, N.D., daughter of Joseph Schwartz and Elizabeth Dorthea Asmus...
Larry Caldwell (05/04/08)
Larry Caldwell A graveside service for Larry Caldwell of Scott City will be held at 2 p.m. today at Oakdale Cemetery in Commerce, Mo. The Rev. Jim Norris will officiate. Caldwell, 74, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2008. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City is in charge of arrangements...
Nina Johnson (05/04/08)
Nina Johnson Nina M. Johnson, 82, of Jackson died Friday, May 2, 2008, at Monticello House in Jackson. She was born March 11, 1926, in Water Valley, Miss., daughter of Edgar and Cora McCullar. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Water Valley...
Sister Bernardine Duenne (05/04/08)
Sister Bernardine Duenne O'FALLON, Mo. -- Sister Bernardine Duenne, 90, of O'Fallon, died Friday, May 2, 2008. She was born Feb. 15, 1918, in Charleston, Mo., daughter of Henry B. and Catherine A. Bruendermann Duenne. Duenne was an elementary schoolteacher in Charleston, Florissant, Mo., and elsewhere for more than 25 years...
Perry Phillips (05/04/08)
Perry Phillips ORAN, Mo. --Perry Phillips, 89, of Oran died Saturday, May 3, 2008, at Life Care Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Sept. 14, 1918, in Fort Douglas, Ark., son of James W. and Hyla Cooksey Phillips. He and Imogene V. Stacey were married Oct. 21, 1950. She died June 5, 2006...
Warren Jordan (05/03/08)
PATTON, Mo. -- Warren E. Jordan, 79, of Patton died Friday, May 2, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born April 30, 1929, at Oblong, Ill., son of Raymond Everett and Ada Celeste Jordan. He and Viola May Farquhar were married in 1950 at Olney, Ill. She died in 1980. He and Betty Arlene Shell were married in 1994...
Norma Hoss (05/03/08)
ULLIN, Ill. -- Norma O. Hoss, 76, of Ullin died Thursday, May 1, 2008, at her home. She was born June 11, 1931, in Ullin, to Elmer and Fridiline Baumgart Brust. She married Richard E. Hoss Sept. 5, 1955. He preceded her in death Aug. 23, 1998. She was a member of Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church. She had worked as a tour guide...
Gladys Medlin (05/03/08)
Gladys S. Medlin, 99, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, May 1, 2008, in Tacoma, Wash. Lorberg Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Edgar Sewing (05/03/08)
Edgar V. Sewing, 83, of Gordonville died Thursday, May 1, 2008, at his home. He was born Feb. 16, 1925, in Gordonville, son of Fredrick and Anna Grossheider Sewing. Sewing lived and worked on the family farm east of Gordonville all his life. He attended Zion Lutheran School and Abernathy School near Gordonville, and was a lifelong member of Zion Lutheran Church in Gordonville...
Nina Johnson (05/03/08)
Nina M. Johnson, 82, of Jackson died Friday, May 2, 2008, at Monticello House. McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Anne Kaineg (05/03/08)
ANNA, Ill. -- Anne Kaineg, 87, of Watseka, Ill., formerly of Anna, died Thursday, May 1, 2008, at her home. She was born March 6, 1921, in Kankakee, Ill., daughter of James Thomas and Anne Gernon Burns. She and Raymond Kaineg were married Oct. 31, 1940. He died Nov. 2, 1996...
Mary Kelso (05/03/08)
BELL CITY, Mo. -- Mary Ruth Kelso, 89, of Bell City died Thursday, May 1, 2008, at Golden Living Center in Bloomfield, Mo. She was born May 8, 1918, in Bell City, daughter of Clarence Lawson and Ola Mae Mitchell Proffer. She and Harvey E. Kelso were married April 1, 1935, at Bloomfield. He died June 10, 2006...
Lawrence Nance (05/03/08)
COBDEN, Ill. -- Lawrence Stanley "Jim" Nance, 77, of Cobden died Friday, May 2, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born June 26, 1930, at Alto Pass, Ill., son of Charles Stanley and Louise Canada Nance. He and Eva Mae Cobb were married June 28, 1952, at Piggott, Ark...
Larry Caldwell (05/03/08)
A graveside service for Larry Caldwell of Scott City will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Oakdale Cemetery in Commerce, Mo. The Rev. Jim Norris will officiate. Caldwell, 74, died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2008. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City is in charge of arrangements...
Anne Kaineg (05/02/08)
ANNA, Ill. -- Anne Kaineg, 87, of Watseka, Ill., formerly of Anna, died Thursday, May 1, 2008, at her home. Crain Funeral Home in Anna is in charge of arrangements.
George Robinson (05/02/08)
George E. Robinson, 42, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, April 29, 2008, as the result of a fire at his home. He was born Sept. 21, 1965, in Cape Girardeau, son of Lee and Lucy Carter Robinson. Robinson was a graduate of Central High School. He had worked for the city of Cape Girardeau Parks and Recreation Department. He previously worked at Magna-Tel...
Ronald Huber (05/02/08)
Ronald Joseph Huber, 64, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, April 30, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born April 10, 1944, in Perryville, Mo., son of Lester and Lillian Cissell Huber. He and Janet M. Sutterer were married April 23, 1966, in Perryville...
Patsy Luttrell (05/02/08)
Patsy J. Luttrell, 72, of Millersville passed away Wednesday, April 30, 2008, at Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 22, 1935, in Jackson, daughter of the late Elam and Alma Bollinger Criddle. She and Bill Luttrell were married Dec. 25, 1954, in Patton, Mo...
Patsy Luttrell (05/01/08)
Patsy J. Luttrell, 72, of Millersville died Wednesday, April 30, 2008, at Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson.
Eldon Bohnert Sr. (05/01/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- A memorial service for Eldon B. Bohnert Sr. of Perryville will be held at 7 p.m. Monday at Mount Hope Cemetery. Monsignor Richard Buchheit will officiate. Bohnert, 55, died Friday, March 28, 2008, at his home. Young and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Leo Rozier (05/01/08)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Leo Rozier, 93, of Perryville died Tuesday, April 29, 2008, at his home. Visitation will be from 4 to 7:30 p.m. today and 6:30 to 9:30 a.m. Friday at Young and Sons Funeral Home. The Catholic wake will be at 4 p.m. today. Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Vincent de Paul Church, with the Rev. Charles Prost officiating. Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery with military rites to be conducted...
George Guell (05/01/08)
PATTON, Mo. -- George Guell, 73, of Patton died Tuesday, April 29, 2008, at Parkland Health Center in Farmington, Mo. He was born Aug. 18, 1934, in Caledonia, Ill., son of Gilbert George and Vera Edgel Guell. He and Dardanell Rambow were married Jan. 4, 1969, in Rockford, Ill...
Grace Rushing (05/01/08)
ANNA, Ill. -- Grace Elaine Rushing, 93, of Anna died Monday, April 28, 2008, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Feb. 16, 1915, in Anna, daughter of Harvey and Edna Kimmel Plott. She and Herrel E. Rushing were married Dec. 24,1933, in Anna. He died April 14, 1986...
Robert Stone (05/01/08)
COBDEN, Ill. -- Robert E. "Jumbo" Stone, 64, of Cobden died Wednesday, April 30, 2008, at his home. He was born March 30, 1944, in Cobden, son of Robert and Lula Barker Stone. Survivors include five daughters, Pam Peterman of Cobden, Leona Bone of Dongola, Ill., Amy Goins and Jennifer Pender of Alto Pass, Ill., Sue Stone of Murphysboro, Ill.; two sons, James Stone of Alto Pass, Bill Stone of Cobden; four sisters, Edith Hartsock of Jonesboro, Ill., Bonnie Hankey of St. ...
Bud Campbell (05/01/08)
Oren O. "Bud" Campbell, 67, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, April 30, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born July 13, 1940, in Decatur, Ill., son of Oren O. and Dorothy McGlade Campbell. He and June Blaylock were married Oct. 26, 1963, in Carbondale, Ill...
Evelyn Brooks (05/01/08)
Evelyn M. Brooks, 89, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, April 29, 2008, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Dec. 13, 1918, in Pang-burn, Ark., daughter of John and Willey Goad Graham. She and Luin Brooks were married May 14, 1939. He died Jan. 20, 1987...
Lillian Harmon (05/01/08)
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...
Bernard Beussink (05/01/08)
Bernard Anthony Beussink, 69, of Jackson passed away Tuesday, April 29, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Dec. 1, 1938, in Leopold, Mo., son of Herman and Mary Holzum Beussink. He and Clarice Elfrink were married Sept. 17, 1960, in Leopold...
Andrew Chapman (05/01/08)
PUXICO, Mo. -- Andrew "Banjo" Chapman, 71, of Puxico, died Wednesday, April 30, 2008 at the family home. He was born Oct. 22, 1936, in Delta, Mo., son of James "Pete" and Jessie Burlbaugh Chapman. He and Vickie L. Clark were married Feb. 23, 1980...