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Obituaries from November 2009

Joseph Brugger (11/29/09)
Joseph C. Brugger, 86, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Nov. 27, 2009, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Chapel. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Russell Heights Cemetery in Jackson, with the Rev. Donny Ford officiating...
Elizabeth Peterman (11/30/09)
*** Elizabeth Peterman Elizabeth Peterman, 63, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Nov. 29, 2009, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Chapel.
Eldor Bock (11/30/09)
UNIONTOWN, Mo. -- Eldor E. Bock, 84, of Uniontown died Friday, Nov. 27, 2009, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Visitation was Sunday at Young and Sons Chapel in Perryville, Mo., and will continue from 6:30 to 8 a.m. today. The funeral be at 10 a.m. today at Grace Lutheran Church in Uniontown, with the Rev. Paul Winningham officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery with military graveside honors by the VFW and Missouri Delta Team...
Carole Brown (11/30/09)
DONGOLA, Ill. -- Carole Brown, 65, of Dongola died Sunday, Nov. 29, 2009. as a result of an accident. She was born Dec. 16, 1943, at Cairo, Ill., to Gilbert and Joyce Brown Eddleman. She married Sam Brown on Aug. 18, 1973. She was a member of the First Lutheran Church in Dongola. ...
Carolyn Hunt (11/30/09)
Carolyn Yevon Hunt, 63, of Scott City died Saturday, Nov. 28, 2009, at Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Dec. 19, 1945, at Paragould, Ark., daughter of George and Curine Jacks Coyle. She married Roy Hunt, and he preceded her in death...
Ruth Blakemore (11/30/09)
OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- Ruth C. Blakemore, 94, of Olive Branch died Saturday, Nov. 28, 2009, at Daystar Care Center in Cairo, Ill. She was born Oct. 13, 1915, in Reynoldsville, Ill., to Henry and Alice Belcher Kinder. She married Joe Blakemore on Oct. 31, 1936. He died Sept. 2, 2008...
Blanche Beeler (11/30/09)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Blanche Beeler, 89, of Cairo died Sunday, Nov. 29, 2009, at DayStar Center in Cairo. She was born Feb. 25, 1920, in Cairo to Thomas A. and Belle Etheridge Gardner. She married William Beeler on Aug. 20, 1938. She was a member of the Mighty Rivers Worship Center...
Carolyn Hunt (11/29/09)
*** Carolyn Hunt Carolyn Hunt, 63 of Scott City died Saturday, Nov. 28, 2009, at Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City.
Reece Ware (11/29/09)
Reece Ware, 82, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to noon Monday at Greater Dimension Ministries in Cape Girardeau. The funeral will be at noon Monday. Burial will follow at Fairmount Cemetery in Cape Girardeau...
Ruth Blakemore (11/29/09)
OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- Ruth C. Blakemore, 94, of Olive Branch died Saturday, Nov. 28, 2009, at Daystar Care Center in Cairo, Ill. She was born Oct. 13, 1915, in Reynoldsville, Ill., to Henry and Alice Belcher Kinder. She married Joe Blakemore on Oct. 31, 1936. He died Sept. 2, 2008...
Peggy Strayhorn (11/29/09)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Peggy Strayhorn, 73, of Perryville died Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2009, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be at 1 p.m. today at Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie, Mo. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. today at the funeral home. Burial will be at East Prairie Memorial Park Cemetery...
James Eachus (11/29/09)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- James Robert Eachus, 84, of Scott City died Thursday, Nov. 26, 2009, at Woodland Hills in Marble Hill. He was born Feb. 3, 1925, in Morley, Mo., to Arthur and Amanda McDonough Eachus. He married Elizabeth Amelia Peterson on May 4, 1946. She preceded him in death Sept. 12, 1987...
Robert Welker (11/29/09)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Robert L. Welker, 91, of Perryville died Thursday, Nov. 26, 2009, at Perry Oaks Manor in Perryville. He was born June 25, 1918, at Perryville, son of Glenton and Bertha Dunker Welker. He and Elba M. Gibbar were married April 19, 1941, at Brewer, Mo. She preceded him in death Jan. 23, 2003...
Ivalea Bates (11/29/09)
Ivalea M. Bates (nee Brandes), age 73, fell asleep in Jesus on Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2009, at her residence in St. Louis County. Mrs. Bates was born and raised in Uniontown, Mo. Beloved wife of the late Doyle W. Bates; dear mother of Donald W. Bates and Susan M. ...
Mary Lou Grant (11/29/09)
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Mary Lou Grant, 82 of Columbia passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, Nov. 26, 2009, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Mary Lou was born April 16, 1927, to Grover Cleveland and Dona Thaxton Fulbright in Millersville...
Annis Heuer (11/29/09)
Annis Lee Heuer, 90, of Cape Girardeau went to be with the Lord on Thursday, Nov. 26, 2009, at Ratliff Care Center. She was born Dec. 30, 1918, in Randles, daughter of William H. and Ethel E. Seabaugh Godwin. She and Herbert H. Heuer were married in 1940 at Springfield, Mo. He died in March 1974...
Peggy Strayhorn (11/27/09)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Peggy Strayhorn, 73, of Perryville died Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2009 at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be at 1 p.m. Sunday at the Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie, Mo. Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday. Burial will follow at East Prairie Memorial Park Cemetery...
Mary Lou Grant (11/27/09)
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Mary Lou Grant, 82 of Columbia passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, Nov. 26, 2009, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Mary Lou was born April 16, 1927 to Grover Cleveland and Dona Thaxton Fulbright in Millersville...
James Eachus (11/27/09)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- James Robert Eachus, 84, of Scott City, died Thursday, Nov. 26, 2009 at Woodland Hills in Marble Hill. He was born Feb. 3, 1925, in Morley, Mo., to Arthur and Amanda McDonough Eachus. He married Elizabeth Amelia Peterson on May 4, 1946. She preceded him in death on Sept. 12, 1987...
Janice Rulo (11/27/09)
BENTON, Mo. -- Janice Marie Rulo, 61, of Benton, died Friday, Nov. 27, 2009 at her home. She was born Sept. 15, 1948 in Texas to Arney L. and Pauline Robinson. She married Lynnie Andrew Rulo, Sr. on March 3, 1997. He survives. She is survived by four sons, Lynnie Rulo, Jr. and Michael Rulo, both of Benton, Terry Rulo of St. Louis, and Steve Quinn of Moberly, Mo.; two daughters, Sheila Byassee of Qulin, Mo., and Debbie Gullett of Sullivan, Mo.; 15 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren...
Ivalea Bates (11/27/09)
Ivalea M. Bates (nee Brandes), age 73, asleep in Jesus, Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2009 at her residence in St. Louis County, Mo. Mrs. Bates was born and raised in Uniontown, Mo. Beloved wife of the late Doyle W. Bates; dear mother of Donald W. Bates and Susan M. ...
Annis Heuer (11/27/09)
Annis Lee Heuer, 90, of Cape Girardeau, went to be with the Lord Thursday, Nov. 26, 2009 at Ratliff Care Center. She was born Dec. 30, 1918 in Randles, Mo., the daughter of William H. and Ethel E. Seabaugh Godwin. She and Herbert H. Heuer were married in 1940 at Springfield, Mo. He died in March 1974...
Robert Welker (11/27/09)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Robert L. Welker, 91, of Perryville, died Thursday, Nov. 26, 2009, at Perry Oaks Manor in Perryville. He was born June 25, 1918, at Perryville, the son of Glenton and Bertha Dunker Welker. He and Elba M. Gibbar were married April 19, 1941, at Brewer, Mo. She preceded him on Jan. 23, 2003...
Hubert Ross (11/27/09)
Hubert Lee Ross, son of the late Frank and Malinda Walker Ross, was born in Idalia, Mo., on Oct. 21, 1914, and passed away at his home in Jackson on Nov. 25, 2009, at the age of 95. He had lived in Dexter, Mo., most all his life before moving to Jackson in 1983. While in Dexter, he and his wife owned and operated Ross's Sporting Goods Store. He was a member of the Lynwood Baptist Church in Cape Girardeau...
Vera Yount (11/26/09)
Vera Margaret (Rudolph) Yount, 86, of Arnold, Mo., formerly of Patton, Mo., died Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2009, at the Saint Luke's hospital in Chesterfield, Mo. Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. on Friday at Liley Funeral Home in Patton. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Anthony Stewart officiating...
Billie Tarble (11/26/09)
NEW MADRID, Mo. -- Billie Bob Tarble, 67, died Nov. 21, 2009, at his home. He was born Sept. 1, 1942, in Aurora, Ill., son of Chester E. and Bertha Davis Tarble. He married Tina Storts on July 19, 2008. He was founder of the Glenallen Volunteer Fire Department and was a deputy sheriff in Bollinger County for five years. He was a sergeant in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1959 to 1967, serving two tours in Vietnam and a tour in Panama and Africa...
Margaret Burnett (11/26/09)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Margaret Burnett, 91 years old, of Chaffee died Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2009, at the Chaffee Nursing Center in Chaffee. She was born Dec. 15, 1917, at Jackson, daughter of Herbert and Frieda Gerecke Quade. She and Joe Burnett were married Oct. 22, 1948. He preceded her in death March 16, 1989...
Margaret Burnett (11/25/09)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Margaret Burnett, 91, of Chaffee died Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2009, at the Chaffee Nursing Center in Chaffee. Visitation will be after 4 p.m. Friday at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the chapel...
Marie Blumenberg (11/25/09)
Marie E. Blumenberg, 88, of Whitewater passed away Sunday, Nov. 22, 2009, at Fountainbleau Lodge in Cape Girardeau. She was born May 15, 1921, near Allenville, daughter of Henry and Sophie Voss Muster. She and Nelson Blumenberg were married Feb. 26, 1949, in Gordonville. He passed away in July 1964...
Ruth Jauch (11/25/09)
Ruth Mae Jauch, 94, died Saturday, Nov. 21, 2009, at Fountainbleau Lodge in Cape Girardeau. She was born June 11, 1915, near Advance, Mo., daughter of the late James Wesley and Lillie Myrtle Goff Steward. In 1930 she married Theodore R. Rogers, and in 1940 she married Lester Roy "L.R." Teets. On Oct. 18, 1948, she and Luther Martin Jauch were married. He preceded her in death Sept. 20, 1978...
Angela Kramer (11/25/09)
ARNOLD, Mo. -- Angela L. Kramer (nee England) fell asleep in Jesus on Monday, Nov. 23, 2009, after a long battle against autoimmune diseases. Beloved wife of 47 years to Lawrence Kramer; beloved mother of Scott (Tanya) Kramer, Tracey (Dave) Schenewerk and Kimberly Kramer; dear sister of Manuela (Cookie) Huber and Arthur (Nessa) England II and of the late Marcia Beckett; beloved daughter of the late Arthur and Juanita (nee Parrish) England; dear grandmother of Danielle Massing, Jake Schenewerk, Luke and Riley Kramer; great-grandmother of Gabrielle Massing; special significant family friend of Sue Browne; dear niece of Polly (the late Marvin) Trautman and Rosalie (the late Bud) Morrow; our dear aunt, great-aunt, sister-in-law and special friend to many.. ...
Andrew Ruffin (11/25/09)
Andrew Ruffin, 67, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Nov. 19, 2009, at his home. He was born Feb, 19, 1942, in Twist, Ark., son of James Henry and Georgia Elizabeth Clark Ruffin. He and Viola Hull were married in Cape Girardeau. Mr. Ruffin was employed by the city of Cape Girardeau as a truck driver for the sanitation dept...
Ida Hairston (11/25/09)
Ida Lee Hairston, 84, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Nov. 16, 2009, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Wednesday, Aug. 5, 1925, in Columbus, Miss., to Isaac Henry and Janie Shields. She and Jack Hairston were married at Columbus. He preceded her in death...
Wilhelmina Bohnert (11/24/09)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Wilhelmina T. "Wilma" Bohnert, 96 of Perryville died Nov. 22, 2009, at Independence Care Center in Perryville. She was born Jan. 31, 1913, at Biehle, Mo., to Charles Berkbuegler and Mary Elizabeth Lappe Berkbuegler. She married Joseph M. Bohnert on Oct. 17, 1932, at Brewer, Mo. He preceded her in death on Nov. 28, 2000...
Betty Boyer (11/24/09)
GLENALLEN, Mo. -- Betty Jane Boyer, 79, of Glenallen died Sunday, Nov. 22, 2009, at the Woodland Hills Skilled Nursing Center in Marble Hill, Mo. She was born Aug. 26, 1930, in St. Louis, the daughter of Henry C. and Beulah E. Smith Francis. She and James Maurice Boyer were married July 19, 1948, in Piggott, Ark. He preceded her in death Aug. 29, 2009...
Iva Reeser (11/23/09)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Iva Hudson Reeser of Perryville died Saturday, Nov. 21, 2009, at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Crystal City, Mo. She was born April 28, 1928, in Clear Lake, Iowa, daughter of the late Frank J. and Elsie B. (Gray) Hudson. She was married March 30, 1967, to Walter F. Reeser, who preceded her in death Jan. 1, 1998...
Lorenzo Sanchez (11/23/09)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Lorenzo C. "Larry" Sanchez, 43, of Perryville died Thursday Nov. 19, 2009, at the St. Louis University Medical Center in St. Louis. He was born Oct. 1, 1966, at Los Angeles, son of Maximiliano and Josephine Tafoya of Los Angeles. He married Maria Carmen Hernandez on Oct. 29, 1998, in Los Angeles...
Dewey Wolfenkoehler (11/23/09)
Dewey Lester Wolfenkoehler, 90, of Jackson died Saturday, Nov. 21, 2009, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Jan. 25, 1919, in Jackson, son of Fritz William and Annie McBryde Wolfenkoehler. He and Lillian Elizabeth Yancey were married Dec. 5, 1943. She preceded him in death June 25, 2008...
Rose Paulus (11/23/09)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Rose M. Paulus, 81, of Perryville died Saturday, Nov. 21, 2009, at Independence Care Center in Perryville. She was born March 30, 1928, in Perryville, daughter of Pius and Marcella Brewer Moonier. She married Bernard F. "Booze" Paulus on Nov. 22, 1947, in Perryville. He preceded her in death March 22, 2008...
Hazel Luebbers (11/23/09)
Hazel Luebbers, 94, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Nov. 21, 2009, at her home. She was born Dec. 20, 1914, in Delta, daughter of Patrick and Iva Clubb Stoffel. She and Winefared Daniel Luebbers were married Nov. 4, 1933, at Benton, Mo. He preceded her in death Jan. 6, 1993...
Raelen Bayless (11/22/09)
Raelen J. Miller Bayless, 29, of Springfield, Ill., formerly of Villa Ridge, Ill., passed away at 5:13 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 19, 2009, at her home. Raelen was born Sept. 4, 1980, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Ray D. Miller and Carolyn Jackson Miller...
Harry Showalter (11/22/09)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Harry T. Showalter, 96, of Cairo died Friday Nov. 20, 2009, at Jonesboro Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Jonesboro, Ill. Visitation is from noon to 2 p.m. Tuesday at Barkett Funeral Home in Cairo. Graveside funeral service will be at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at Spencer Heights Cemetery in Mounds, Ill...
Dewey Wolfenkoehler (11/22/09)
Dewey L. Wolfenkoehler, 90, of Jackson died Saturday, Nov. 21, 2009, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday at Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home in Jackson. Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home...
Billy Shepard (11/22/09)
ST. MARY, Mo. -- Billy D. Shepard, 62, of St. Mary died Friday, Nov. 20, 2009 at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. Visitation will be from 3 to 6 p.m. Monday at Young and Sons Funeral Home in Perryville, Mo. Funeral will be at 6 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Woodlawn Cemetery in Campbell, Mo., with military graveside service...
Frank McGinness (11/22/09)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Frank McGinness, 72, of Cairo died Friday Nov. 20, 2009, at his home. Visitation will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Monday at McGinness Store in Cairo and from 10 a.m. until time of service Tuesday at First Southern Baptist Church in Cairo. Funeral will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the church. Burial will be in St. Johns Cemetery...
Hazel Luebbers (11/22/09)
*** Hazel Luebbers Hazel Luebbers, 94, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Nov. 21, 2009, at her home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home.
Albert Stone (11/22/09)
*** Albert Stone CAIRO, Ill. — Albert L. "Pee-Wee" Stone, Jr., 57, of Cairo died Friday Nov. 20, 2009, at Daystar Care Center in Cairo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Barkett Funeral Home of Cairo.
Ruth Jauch (11/22/09)
*** Ruth Jauch Ruth Mae Jauch, 94, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Nov. 21, 2009, at Fountainbleau Lodge in Cape Girardeau. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Jeff Garrott (11/21/09)
ANNA, Ill. -- Jeff George Garrott, 95, of Anna died Friday, Nov. 20, 2009, at Union County Nursing Home in Anna. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday at Crain Funeral Home in Anna. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Monday at the funeral home, with the Revs. Bryan Morrison and John Ruzich officiating. Burial will be in Anna Cemetery with military honors provided by Carroll P. Foster VFW Post 3455...
Viola Kelly (11/21/09)
Viola Mae Kelly, 91, of Jackson died Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2009, at Jackson Manor. She was born Sept. 27, 1918, in Jackson, daughter of Fred Charles and Myrtle Octavia Fulbright Wilke. She married John Lee Kelly, who preceded her in death July 27, 1977...
Thomas Bellamy (11/21/09)
Thomas Roger Bellamy, 67, of Morris, Ill., was born in Cape Girardeau, and passed away Thursday, Nov. 19, 2009, at Morris Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. Loving husband of 48 years to Ginny Champion Bellamy; father of sons, James Warren Bellamy and wife Therese Marie Musselman, Charles Wesley Bellamy III and wife Benita Ann Shimley; grandfather of Jacob James, Nicholas Robert and Samuel Thomas; brother to Allen Edward Bellamy and wife Brenda Sue Bellamy of Springfield, Mo.; brother-in-law to Alan Champion and wife Donna Bowles of Minneapolis, and Carrie Champion Shiley and husband Kevin Shiley of Rexburg, Idaho. ...
Frank McGinnis (11/21/09)
CAIRO, Ill. — Frank McGinnis, 72, of Cairo died Friday, Nov. 20, 2009, at his home. Crain Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Pearlene Wagoner (11/21/09)
PERKINS, Mo. -- Pearlene Rosemary Wagoner, 89, of Perkins died Thursday, Nov. 19, 2009, at Chaffee Nursing Center in Chaffee, Mo. She was born Aug. 26, 1920, at Marquand, Mo., daughter of M.O. and Essie Sitze Spane. She and Edward Wagoner were married June 18, 1935. He preceded her in death Feb. 16, 1974...
Rosemary Marshall (11/20/09)
Rosemary B. Marshall, 89, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2009, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Jan. 24, 1920, in East St. Louis, Ill., to Julius and Mildred Larson Guerrettaz. She and James Marshall were married June 28, 1939, in East St. Louis...
Neva Vetter (11/20/09)
ORAN, Mo. -- Neva Mary Vetter, 87, of Oran died Thursday, Nov. 19, 2009, at Advance Nursing Center. She was born May 19, 1922, at Dutchtown, daughter of Martin and Nellie Miller Fredrick. She and Herman John Vetter were married Dec. 1, 1945. Neva was a wonderful wife and mother. She was very special to her friends and family...
Truman Dodd (11/20/09)
Truman Edward Dodd Jr., 65, formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2009, at Woodland Manor Nursing Home in Arnold, Mo. He was born Aug. 14, 1944, in Cape Girardeau, son of Truman and Ruby Pearl Stout Dodd Sr. He and Judy McCormick were married Oct. 25, 2005, at Marble Hill, Mo. She died Sept. 30, 2008...
Marie Trlica (11/20/09)
Marie Ueleke Trlica, 90, of Spring, Texas, died Nov. 5, 2008, in Spring. She was born Jan. 25, 1919, in Cape Girardeau, to Albert John and Mary Hartman Ueleke. She and Raymond Trlica were married in 1943. Trlica attended Cape Girardeau schools and was an active member of Grace United Methodist Church...
Charles Peters (11/20/09)
ANNA, Ill. -- Charles Allen Peters, 58, of Anna died Monday, Nov. 16, 2009, at his home. The funeral was held Thursday at Mount Moriah Lutheran Church, with the Rev. Jim Clark officiating. Burial was in Davis Prairie Cemetery near Marion, Ill. Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Anna was in charge of arrangements...
Beatrice Barber (11/20/09)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Beatrice Jona "BB" Barber, 29, of Cairo died Monday, Nov. 16, 2009, at her home. There is no visitation. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Massie Funeral Home in Mounds, Ill. Fred Johnson will officiate. Burial will be in Spencer Heights Memorial Park in Mounds...
Deborah Brown (11/19/09)
Deborah Lynn Brown, 59, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2009, at her home. She was born May 28, 1950, in Cape Girardeau, to Willie Avery and Ethel Mae Lincoln Mecham. She and Rodger Brown were married Nov. 16, 1968, in Cape Girardeau. Brown was a member of Lynwood Baptist Church. She was a 1968 graduate of Central High School. She was a bookkeeper for the family business...
Glenda Gurley (11/19/09)
Glenda Sue Gurley, 62, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born Sept. 9, 1947, in East Prairie, Mo., to Johnnie and Imogene Prince Boyer. She and Wade A. Gurley were married Oct. 20, 1989, in Cape Girardeau. He preceded her in death in May 2003...
Gary Baker (11/19/09)
Gary Gene Baker, 66, of Pocahontas passed away Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2009, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born July 28, 1943, in Bollinger County, Mo., son of Luther and Susie Irene Ashcraft Baker. He and Melva Wallman were married March 26, 1965...
Gerald Weisler (11/19/09)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Gerald J. Weisler, 74, of Perryville died Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2009, at his home. He was born May 11, 1935, at Sereno, Mo., son of Herbert and Cecilia Manche Weisler. He married Jenette Terbrak on June 1, 1957, at Brewer, Mo. Weisler had been an electrician for Nabisco Corp. in St. Louis. He was a member of Christ the Savior Catholic Church in Brewer...
Lyndola Hudson (11/19/09)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Lyndola A. Hudson, 97, of Perryville passed away peacefully Sunday, Nov. 15, 2009, at Independence Care Center of Perry County in Perryville. She was born July 11, 1912, at Lithium, Mo., in Perry County, first child of the late Henry J. and Mary Elsie Schamel Schulte...
Viola Kelly (11/19/09)
Viola Mae Kelly, 91, of Jackson died Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2009, at Jackson Manor. Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Gordon Conant (11/18/09)
VILLA RIDGE, Ill. -- Gordon E. Conant, 55, of Villa Ridge died Monday, Nov. 16, 2009, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Conant was born July 28, 1954, in Cairo, Ill., son of Roger and Birdie Douglas Conant. Gordon was a 1972 graduate of Meridian High School in Mounds, Ill. He was a self-employed contractor...
Edward Randall (11/18/09)
SEDGEWICKVILLE, Mo. -- Edward Leon Randall, 74, of Sedgewickville died Monday, Nov. 16, 2009, at his home. He was born April 28, 1935, at South Windham, Maine, son of Ernest and Evelyn Tyler Norton Randall. He and Maria Riebl were married Sept. 16, 1967, in Grafenwoehr, Germany...
Ralph Johns (11/18/09)
ANNA, Ill. -- Ralph Agusta Johns, 62, of Anna died Monday, Nov. 16, 2009, at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Marion, Ill. He was born Nov. 28, 1946, in Anna, son of Jesse Marion and Grace Louise Walker Johns. Ralph is survived by three brothers, Jesse Lee (Kim) Johns of Clinton, Ill., Lonnie Wayne (Linda) Johns of Wolf Lake, Ill., Mark A. ...
Tammy Pitts (11/18/09)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Tammy Renay Pitts, 46, of Marble Hill died Saturday, Nov. 14, 2009, at her home. She was born Nov. 15, 1962, in St. Louis, daughter of William Sheril and Bernice Marie Douglas Pitts. Miss Pitts served her country proudly in the U.S. Army and the U.S. Coast Guard, where she earned a degree in electronics and telecommunications...
Alma Farmer (11/18/09)
MARQUAND, Mo. -- Alma Jean Farmer, 69, of Marquand passed away Monday, Nov. 16, 2009, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. She was born Jan. 23, 1940, in St. Louis, daughter of Millem A. and Doris M. Smith Moore. She married Gary Duane Farmer on Jan. 11 1957...
Corona Harper (11/18/09)
Corona C. Harper, 99, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Nov. 15, 2009, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. She was born Oct. 30, 1910, in Oran, Mo., to Peter John and Philomena Halter Geisner. Harper was a graduate of Oran High School, Southeast Missouri State University, received a master's degree from Southern Illinois University and attended Columbia University in New York. She taught school 62 years...
Pat Meisenheimer (11/18/09)
Beulah I. "Pat" Meisenheimer, 98, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Nov. 16, 2009, at the Lutheran Home, where she lived the past five years. She was born April 8, 1911, in Chitwood, Mo., now a part of Joplin. She was the youngest daughter of John Henry and Rozella Evans Williams. She and Albert L. Meisenheimer were married in 1932 in Kansas. He died July 10, 1975...
Faye Looney (11/18/09)
Faye Looney, 97, of Cape Girardeau passed away Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2009, at Heartland Care and Rehab. She was born Oct. 12, 1912, on the family farm west of Painton, Mo., daughter of Harry and Ada Dixon McKinnley. Faye and David Lester Looney were united in marriage Sept. 13, 1941, in Cape Girardeau. He preceded her in death in 1978...
Mae Knupp (11/17/09)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Mae C. "Peanut" Knupp, 85, of Jonesboro died Sunday, Nov. 15, 2009, at her home. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Paul Tirey officiating. Burial will be in Jonesboro Cemetery...
Pat Meisenheimer (11/17/09)
Beulah I. "Pat" Meisenheimer, 98, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Nov. 16, 2009, at the Lutheran Home. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to service time Thursday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with the Revs. Jim Sanderson and Karen Nothdurft officiating. Burial will be in Cape County Memorial Park...
Ida Hairston (11/17/09)
Ida Lee Hairston, 84, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Nov. 16, 2009, at the Lutheran Home. Ford and Sons Sprigg Street Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Clinton Muller (11/17/09)
Clinton J. Muller, 93, died Saturday, Nov. 14, 2009, at the Lutheran Home, where he had lived the past two and one-half months. He lived at Saxony Manor the previous 12 years. He was born July 6, 1916, in Scribner, Neb., a son of Adolph and Bertha Muller. He and Marjorie M. Morgan were married June 29, 1941. She died May 21, 2006...
Tammy Pitts (11/17/09)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Tammy Renay Pitts, 46, of Marble Hill died Saturday, Nov. 14, 2009, at her home. She was born Nov. 15, 1962, in St. Louis, daughter of William Sheril and Bernice Marie Douglas Pitts. Miss Pitts served her country proudly in the U.S. Army and the U.S. Coast Guard, where she earned a degree in electronics and telecommunications...
Lillian Little (11/16/09)
Lillian Elizabeth Little, 93, of Scott City, died Saturday, Nov. 14, 2009, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born Feb. 10, 1916, at Fornfelt, Mo., daughter of William George and Pauline Elizabeth Eifert Sander. She married Theodore Scott Little on Oct. 3, 1936. He preceded her in death Oct. 2, 1964...
Billie Faye Davis (11/16/09)
Billie Faye Davis Billie Faye Davis, 63, of Jackson passed away Friday, Nov. 13, 2009, at St. John's Regional Health Center in Springfield, Mo. She was born Jan. 7, 1946, in Morrilton, Ark., to Willie and Almeda Davis Garmon. She was a 1964 graduate of Central High School in Hayti, Mo. She then attended nursing school for three years in Columbia, Mo...
Cletius Gloth (11/16/09)
Cletius Gloth Cletius Charles Gloth, 78, of Whitewater died Saturday, Nov. 14, 2009, at his home. He was born Sept. 6, 1931, at Whitewater, son of William Louis and Edith Snider Gloth. He was a farmer. He was a member of the Delta First Baptist Church and a veteran of the U.S. Army...
Rosemary Caldwell (11/14/09)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Rosemary Sue Smith Caldwell, 78, of Savannah, Ga., passed away peacefully Saturday, Nov. 7, 2009. Sue was born in Marble Hill and graduated from Woodland High School in Lutesville, Mo. She married Bobby Lee Caldwell of Lutesville on July 9, 1949. They celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary this year...
Bill Gill (11/14/09)
William "Bill" Gill, 86, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Nov. 12, 2009, at the Missouri Veterans Home. He was born Sept. 16, 1923, in Patterson, Mo., son of Irvin and Clara Schlater Gill. He and Janice Mary Gill were married Dec. 29, 1956, in Hernando, Miss. She died Nov. 25, 1995...
Dr. John Wells (11/14/09)
ANNA, Ill. -- Dr. John O. Wells, 76, of Anna died Friday, Nov. 13, 2009, at Union County Hospital. Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Crain Funeral Home in Anna. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at First Evangelical Presbyterian Church in Anna, with the Rev. Randy Carstens officiating...
Jerry Rendleman (11/13/09)
ANNA, Ill. -- Jerry Wayne Rendleman, 50, of rural Anna died Thursday, Nov. 12, 2009, at his home. Friends may call from 9 a.m. until time of service Saturday at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Anna. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Lacy Betts officiating. Burial will be in Ebenezer Hall Cemetery...
Shirley Moss (11/13/09)
Shirley Moss, 61, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2009, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born Nov. 24, 1947, in Poplar Bluff, Mo., daughter of Lesslie "L.T." and Mary Hicks. She and Lonnie Moss were married Jan. 2, 1966, at First Methodist Church in Puxico, Mo...
Mark Greable (11/13/09)
Mark Gene Greable, 29, of Winnetka, Ill., died Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2009, at his home. He was born June 3, 1980, in Evanston, Ill., to Elmer Gene and Marilyn Taylor Greable. His father is formerly of Cape Girardeau. Mark was a member of Winnetka Congregational Church. ...
John Kielhafner (11/13/09)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- John T. Kielhafner, 69, of Chaffee died Thursday, Nov. 12, 2009, at the family home. He was born Feb. 23, 1940, in Chaffee, to Joseph and Theckla Heuring Kielhafner. John and Ann L. Schott were married Sept. 3, 1966, in Biehle, Mo...
Eileen Cattoor (11/13/09)
Eileen L. Cattoor, 87, of Perryville died Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2009, at Independence Care Center of Perry County. She was born Nov. 30, 1921, in Perry County, Mo., daughter of Leon and Mary Sutterer Hoffman. She married Harry A. Cattoor Oct. 5, 1940. He preceded her in death Aug. 11, 1994...
Ruth Welker (11/13/09)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Ruth LaVerne Welker, 81, of Sikeston, formerly of Scott City, died Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2009, at Sikeston Convalescent Center. She was born Nov. 14, 1927, at Fornfelt, to Thomas Marshall and Eva Mae Davis Hensley. She and Robert Rudolph "Rudy" Welker were married Jan. 2, 1944, at Fornfelt. He died Dec. 27, 1978...
Lois Eichhorn (11/12/09)
Lois J. Eichhorn, 90, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Chaffee, Mo., died Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2009, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born April 19, 1919, in Allenville, daughter of Robert N. and Myrtle Bryne Amos. She and Marvin Z. Eichhorn were married July 20, 1940. He preceded her in death July 20, 2000...
Ralph Taake Jr. (11/12/09)
ULLIN, Ill. -- Ralph N. Taake Jr., 83, of Ullin died Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2009, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born March 12, 1926, in Ullin, to Ralph N. and Lora Scruggs Taake Sr. He married Betty L. Bingaman Dec. 1, 1951...
Geraldine Pierce (11/12/09)
Geraldine "Gerri" Pierce, 81, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Chicago, died Friday, Nov. 6, 2009, at her home. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to service time Saturday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Donald Stewart and Johnnie Rhymes officiating...
Ruth Robins (11/12/09)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Ruth Maxine Robins, 80, of Sikeston, formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2009, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. There is no visitation. Graveside service will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Lorimier Cemetery, with the Rev. Donny Ford officiating...
Jesse Hughes (11/12/09)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Jesse E. Hughes, 84, of Cairo died Saturday, Nov. 7, 2009, at Daystar Care Center. There is no visitation. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Massie Funeral Home in Mounds, Ill., with the Rev. Ronnie Mack officiating. Burial will be in Green Lawn Memorial Gardens in Villa Ridge, Ill...
Loretta Wheeler (11/12/09)
Loretta Wheeler, 95, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2009, at her home. Graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Stroderville Cemetery in Whitewater. Crain Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau is in charge of arrangements.
John Taylor Jr. (11/12/09)
John Ervin Taylor Jr., 86, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2009, at the Missouri Veterans Home. He was born Monday, July 23, 1923, in Loretta, Tenn., to John E. and Odessa Springer Taylor Sr. He and Mattie May were married June 10, 1942. She preceded him in death Nov. 25, 2002...
Robert Fiehler (11/12/09)
ALTENBURG, Mo. -- Robert A. "Bob" Fiehler, 83, of Altenburg was taken home to be with the Lord Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2009. He was born Jan. 14, 1926, in Altenburg, son of Joseph and Ida Meyr Fiehler. He was baptized and confirmed at Trinity Lutheran Church, where he worshipped his entire life...
Eugene Brown (11/12/09)
KEWANEE, Mo. -- Eugene Jerald Brown, 86, of Kewanee died Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2009. He was born April 11, 1923, in Jasper, Ark., to the late Glen and Delora Brown. He married Elizabeth Frances Hurley on Oct. 18, 1945. She preceded him in death April 2, 2004...
Mary Seabaugh (11/12/09)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Mary Marie Seabaugh, 72, of Marble Hill died Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2009, at Perry County Memorial Hospital in Perryville, Mo. She was born Sept. 2, 1937, in Jackson, daughter of Troy Steven and Lena Margaret Simmons Atchison. She married Charles Everett Seabaugh, whom she loved and adored, Feb. 22, 1958...
Bessie Gregory (11/11/09)
ANNA, Ill. -- Bessie Gregory, 94, of Anna died Monday, Nov. 9, 2009, at Union County Nursing Home. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until service time Friday at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Anna. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Joe McKinnies officiating. Burial will be in Anna City Cemetery...
Debbie Eifert (11/11/09)
Debbie Eifert, 57, of Flippin, Ark., died peacefully Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2009, at her home. She was born Jan. 9, 1952, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Delbert and Joanne Parker. She and Richard Eifert were married Feb. 20,1971, in Cape Girardeau...
Fay McAlister (11/11/09)
Fay M. McAlister, 75, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Nov. 9, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born July 22, 1934, in Finger, Tenn., daughter of John Alvin and Ocie Loraine Smith Griswell. She and Fred Bickings were married June 5, 1953. He preceded her in death June 29, 1975. She later married Stack McAlister, who also preceded her in death...
James McDaniel (11/10/09)
James McDaniel James McDaniel, 46, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Scott City, died Saturday, Nov. 7, 2009, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born Oct. 4, 1963, in Cairo, Ill., to Jesse and Betty Calvin McDaniel. He married Teresa Phillips on July 18, 2003...
Rosemary Caldwell (11/10/09)
Rosemary Caldwell MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Rosemary Sue Smith Caldwell, 78, of Savannah, Ga., passed away peacefully Saturday, Nov. 7, 2009. Sue was born in Marble Hill, and graduated from Woodland High School. She married Bobby Lee Caldwell of Lutesville on July 9, 1949. They celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary this year...
Eddie VanMatre (11/10/09)
Eddie VanMatre ADVANCE, Mo. -- Eddie VanMatre, 60, of Advance died Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2009, at his home. Visitation will be from 9 to 11 a.m. today at Morgan Funeral Chapel. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. today at the chapel. Burial will be in Bollinger County Memorial Park in Marble Hill, Mo...
Fay McAlister (11/10/09)
Fay McAlister Fay McAlister, 75, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Nov. 9, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee, Mo., is in charge of arrangements.
Mary Kern (11/10/09)
Mary Kern ANNA, Ill. -- Mary Jeanette Kern, 92, of Anna died Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009, at Rehab and Care Center of Jackson County in Murphysboro, Ill. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Crain Funeral Home in Anna. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Bill Minor officiating. Burial will be in Anna Cemetery...
Sherri Anthony (11/10/09)
Sherri Anthony ADVANCE, Mo. -- Sherri Reutzel Anthony, 59, of Advance passed away Monday, Nov. 9, 2009, at her home. She was born Sept. 13, 1950, in Petersburg, W.Va., daughter of Forrest Gene Reutzel Sr. and Virginia Belle Mayle. Sherri was a hairdresser at Ginny's Beauty Shop in Advance more than 25 years. She was a member of Advance United Methodist Church and Order of Eastern Star...
Linda Mack (11/10/09)
Linda Mack BENTON, Mo. -- Linda Louise Mack, 71, of Benton died Sunday, Nov. 8, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Sept. 27, 1938, in Cape Girardeau, to Paul Jerome and Cora Brucker Crader. Mack was a cook at Southeast Missouri Hospital, and a member of St. Denis Catholic Church in Benton...
Virginia Fuller (11/10/09)
Virginia Fuller Virginia Ruth "Gin" Fuller, 60, of Scott City died Sunday, Nov. 8, 2009, at her home. She was born Sept. 23, 1949, in St. Louis to John Willard and Myrtle Marie Reed Womack. Fuller was employed as a home health housekeeper. Survivors include three brothers, Dan Womack of Scott City, Joe Womack of Van Buren, Mo., Russ Womack of Cape Girardeau; two sisters, Cathy Metzger of Cape Girardeau and Jean Johnson of Scott City...
James Craft (11/10/09)
James Craft James E. Craft, 76, of Jackson passed away Sunday, Nov. 8, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Dec. 9, 1932, in Whitewater, son of the late Horace and Louise Andrews Craft. He and Carol Estes were married Nov. 23, 1957, in Whitewater...
Thomas Masterson (11/10/09)
Thomas Masterson Thomas Lynn Masterson, 64, of Scott City died Monday, Nov. 9, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born June 8, 1946, in Cape Girardeau, to Melvin Elliott and Evelyn Lorene Morton Masterson. He married Diana Lynn Barnett on Feb. 16, 1991, in Scott City...
James Craft (11/09/09)
James E. Craft, 76, of Jackson died Sunday, Nov. 8, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Arrangements are pending at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson.
Linda Mack (11/09/09)
Linda L. Mack, 71, of Benton, Mo., died Sunday, Nov. 8, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Benton.
Jim McDaniel (11/09/09)
Jim McDaniel, 46, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Nov. 7, 2009, at Saint Francis Medical Center. The funeral will be at 4 p.m. Tuesday at Crain Funeral Home. To leave online condolences, visit www.crainsonline.com.
Wilma Cook (11/09/09)
Wilma Louise Cook, 83, of Jackson died Friday, Nov. 6, 2009, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born Dec. 18, 1925, at Lacoma, Mo., daughter of Oscar Thomas and Wilma Fern Elliott Lee. On Oct. 8, 1942, she married Roy Amaziah Cook. He died March 20, 1989...
Margaret Mann (11/08/09)
Margaret Mann ST. LOUIS -- Margaret Lucille Mann, 81, of St. Louis passed away Saturday, Nov. 7, 2009, in St. Louis. She was born Nov. 2, 1928, in St. Louis, daughter of John and Madge Farney Cottrell. She and Charles F. Mann Jr. were married June 5, 1948. He passed away Dec. 9, 2008...
Irene Carr (11/08/09)
Irene Carr ORAN, Mo. -- Irene Elizabeth Carr, 87, of Oran passed away Friday, Nov. 6, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Dec. 14, 1921, at Malden, Mo., to the late Aaron Pearce and Rilla May Thompson Wagoner. Irene married Chester "Chet" Carr on Sept. 21, 1945, at Fredericktown, Mo. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Oran...
Josephine Schnurbusch (11/08/09)
Josephine Schnurbusch Josephine A. Schnurbusch, 73, of Perryville, Mo., died Thursday, Nov. 5, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Dec. 9, 1935, in Chester, Ill., daughter of Paul Berkbigler and Elta Miget Berkbigler...
Cassie Knight (11/08/09)
Cassie Knight Cassie Ann Knight, 38, of Oak Ridge, Mo., passed away Friday, Nov. 6, 2009. She was born May 28, 1971, in St. Charles, Ill. She and Richard "Richie" Knight Jr. were married Aug. 9, 2009, in Diehlstadt, Mo. She moved from St. Charles to Jackson in 1997, and worked at Red Lobster in Cape Girardeau...
Jami Wolak (11/07/09)
Jami Lyn Wolak, 23, of Jackson passed away Thursday, Nov. 5, 2009, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born June 10, 1986, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Wayne and Kay Scholz Wolak. Jami was a 2004 graduate of Jackson High School and was a 2008 graduate of Metro Business College in Cape Girardeau. ...
Jo Alice Orr (11/07/09)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Jo Alice Orr, 90, of Marble Hill died Friday, Nov. 6, 2009, at her home. Visitation will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Sunday at Hutchings Funeral Chapel. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Grace Fellowship Family Worship Center in Marble Hill. Burial will be in Baker Cemetery...
Catherine Cave (11/06/09)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Catherine Cave, 81, of Cairo died Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2009, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. There is no visitation. Graveside service will be held at 11:30 a.m. Monday at Mound City National Cemetery in Mound City, Ill...
Flora Chambliss (11/06/09)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Flora M. Chambliss, 83, of Cairo died Sunday, Nov. 1, 2009, at Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born March 4, 1926, in Rick Square, N.C., daughter of Lazarus Pope and Ada Reba Smallwood Tann. She married Dr. Homer H. Chambliss, who preceded her in death...
Frances Wunderlich (11/06/09)
Frances Wunderlich, 61, of Pocahontas passed away Saturday, Oct. 31, 2009, at her home. She was born June 26, 1948, in Mitchell, S.D., daughter of William K. and Eilene I. Tripp Ettleman. She and Oliver P. Wunderlich were married Sept. 20, 1975. He passed away Sept. 13, 2001...
Blanche McDonald (11/06/09)
ANNA, Ill. -- Blanche Maxine McDonald, 83, of Anna, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., died Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2009, at City Care Center of Anna. She was born Sept. 2, 1926, in Scott County, Mo., to the late Ellis Kessner and Wrista Lou Fulkerson Alcorn. She and Lester McDonald were married July 8, 1944, in Piggott, Ark. He preceded her in death...
Allen Koelzer (11/06/09)
Allen George Koelzer, 64, of Scott City died Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2009, at his home. He was born Oct. 17, 1945, in Cape Girardeau, son of George and Ethel Held Koelzer. Allen grew up in Cape Girardeau and worked at Superior Electric many years. He also worked at Procter & Gamble as a security guard and then at Kelly School District in maintenance. He was a member of Eisleben Lutheran Church in Scott City...
Loraine Halter (11/06/09)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Loraine Halter, 98, of Chaffee died Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2009, at Chaffee Nursing Center. She was born Oct. 17, 1911, at Chaffee, daughter of Sylvester and Anna Elizabeth Owens Matthews. She and Leo M. Halter were married Nov. 16, 1929. He died Dec. 1, 1973...
Afton Gurley (11/05/09)
ANNA, Ill. -- Afton Gurley, 96, of Anna died Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2009, at Salem Hospital in Salem, Ill. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Anna. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Anna, with the Rev. Federico Higuera officiating. Burial will be in Anna Cemetery...
James Lincoln (11/05/09)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- James M. "Jimmie" Lincoln, 73, of St. Louis passed away Saturday, Oct. 31, 2009, at De Paul Health Center in St. Louis. He was born May 14, 1936, at Lutesville, Mo., son of Odell and Eula Trentham Lincoln. He and Betty Cook were married July 28, 1956...
Dorrie DiLucchio (11/05/09)
Doris Theo Haring "Dorrie" DiLucchio, 83, loving and sweet mother of Lori Ann Kinder (Frank), passed away peacefully Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2009, in her room at Chateau Girardeau with loved ones by her side. Dorrie joined her youngest daughter, Lori Ann, in Cape Girardeau last November when she moved from her home of 40 years in Kalamazoo, Mich. ...
Dr. Leeman Maxwell (11/05/09)
Dr. Leeman Phillips "Phil" Maxwell, 59, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2009, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Son of Leeman M. and Lenora J. Phillips Maxwell, he was born Dec. 31, 1949, in Clarksburg, W.Va. He was first married to Lou Ann Gum, who died in 1996. He married Linda DeJong on May 16, 1997, in Mesa, Ariz...
Georgia Burgfeld (11/05/09)
Georgia Burgfeld, 80, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2009, at her home. She was born Oct. 23, 1929, in Dexter, Mo., daughter of Albert Joseph and Mary Felix Buelow. She and L.R. Burgfeld were married March 19, 1950, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Cape Girardeau...
George Peo (11/05/09)
George E. Peo, 85, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Oct. 17, 2009, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. He was born George Edwin Hammond on Dec. 7, 1923, in Wheaton, Ill., to Fern Peo Hammond and Archibald Hammond. He was orphaned at age 8 and was adopted and raised by his grandparents, John H. and Cordie A. Peo. He and Margaret Boghosian were married March 11, 1945...
Margaret Hyte (11/04/09)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Margaret A. Hyte, 85, of Mounds died Monday, Nov. 2, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until time of service Thursday at St. John Missionary Baptist Church. The funeral will be at noon Thursday at the church, with Garlin White officiating. Burial will be in Spencer Heights Memorial Park...
Flora Chambliss (11/04/09)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Flora M. Chambliss, 83, of Cairo died Sunday, Nov. 1, 2009, at Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at St. Patrick's Catholic Church. The rosary will be recited at 7:30. Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the church, with the Revs. Jerome Fortenberry and John Agbasiera officiating. Burial will be in Green Lawn Memorial Gardens at Villa Ridge, Ill...
Brenda Grant (11/04/09)
Brenda Joyce Shell Grant passed away Oct. 24, 2009, in St. Cloud, Fla. She was born Nov. 3, 1948, at Sank, Mo., to the late Truman Dale Shell and Betty Shell Jordan of Patton, Mo., who survives. Other survivors include a son, Richard Schramm of Jacksonville, Fla.; a daughter, Shannon Samson of St. ...
John Harper (11/04/09)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- John F. Harper, 70, died Monday, Nov. 2, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Feb. 19, 1939, in Harrison, Ark., son of the late Roy and Jane Leet Harper. He and Linda Bollinger were married Aug. 12, 1960, at Oran Baptist Church in Oran, Mo...
Farrell Lufcy Craig (11/04/09)
Farrell Lufcy Craig, 93, of Scott City passed away Monday, Nov. 2, 2009, at Ratliff Care Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born March 14, 1916, in Vanduser, Mo., the sixth of eight children to Charles C. and Susia Williams Cronenbold. She and Norman Lufcy were married March 31, 1934, at the courthouse in Benton, Mo...
Virginia Kitchen (11/04/09)
Virginia Louise Kitchen, 79, of Chicago died Saturday, Oct. 31, 2009, at Holy Cross Hospital in Chicago. She was born July 12, 1930, in Chicago, to John and Eulalia Bergdahl. She and Eugene Kitchen were married Aug. 29, 1964, in Chicago. She was of the Lutheran belief. She had been an assistant program manager with NBC-TV Channel 5 in Chicago. Virginia received an Emmy Award for her work as a program manager at Channel 5...
Evelyn Sewing (11/04/09)
Evelyn Marie Kiehne Sewing, 89, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Nov. 2, 2009, at Ratliff Care Center. She was born Jan. 9, 1920, in Jackson, daughter of Otto C. and Clara B. Ahrens Kiehne. She married Wallace Nelson Sewing on Dec. 17, 1938, at Christ Lutheran Church parsonage in Gordonville. He died Feb. 5, 1967...
Robbie Rollins (11/04/09)
Robert "Robbie" Rollins, 48, of Cape Girardeau was called to his heavenly father Saturday, Oct. 31, 2009. Robbie was born Jan. 1, 1961, in San Diego to Paul and Nora Koury Rollins. The family moved to Missouri in 1963. His love and passion for trucks started as a young man...
Paul Fisher III (11/04/09)
Paul Gordon Fisher III, 55, of Jackson died Saturday, Oct. 31, 2009. He was born Oct. 22, 1954, in Scott County. Paul has been married to Peggy (Tetrick) Fisher more than 30 years. They met while attending Drury College in Springfield, Mo. Paul later attended St. Louis University and graduated with a degree in business administration and aviation maintenance management...
Renaldo Borgna (11/03/09)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Renaldo "JoJo" Borgna, 87, of Jonesboro died Friday, Oct. 30, 2009, at Oak Grove Rehab and Care Center in Carbondale, Ill. Graveside service was held Monday at Jonesboro Cemetery. Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro was in charge of arrangements...
Wanda Louden (11/03/09)
Wanda J. Skaggs Louden, 69, of Jackson, formerly of Perryville, Mo., died Saturday, Oct. 31, 2009, at her home. Visitation will be from noon to service time today at Shawnee Hills Baptist Church in Jackson. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. today at the church, with the Rev. Don Estes officiating. Burial will be in Home Cemetery in Perryville...
Butch Bollinger (11/03/09)
Harold "Butch" Bollinger, 66, of Jackson passed away Monday, Nov. 2, 2009, at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. He was born Jan. 20, 1943, in Cape Girardeau, son of Roy A. and Maggie Alene Goehman Bollinger. He and Karen Rastl were married Dec. 1, 1962...
Eugene Schrader (11/03/09)
Eugene W. Schrader, 86, asleep in Jesus on Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2009. He was born Feb. 22, 1923. Beloved husband 42 years of Louise Peacock Schrader. Dear son of the late Albert and Magdalene Schrader of Cape Girardeau; brother of Wilma Grossheider, the late Marvin and Norman Schrader, Alberta Loos and Cleo Schrader; uncle of Alice Loos Wessel; great-uncle of Adria Meyr; dear uncle of numerous nieces and nephews and their children...
Cletus Chandler (11/03/09)
Cletus Chandler, 77, of Jackson died Sunday, Nov. 1, 2009, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Jan. 25, 1932, in Bixby, Mo., son of Jim and Evie Turner Chandler. He and Rose Marie Cambron were married Aug. 16, 1952...
Carol Riehn (11/03/09)
Carol Sue Riehn, 70, of Marietta, Ga., died Sunday, Nov. 1, 2009, at Wellstar Cobb Hospital in Austell, Ga. She was born Sept. 7, 1939, in Perryville, Mo., daughter of Chester O. and Mildred Julia Abernathy Lincoln. She married Doyle C. Riehn on Feb. 23, 1958. He died Feb. 23, 1988...
Irval Sadler (11/03/09)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Irval L. "Bill" Sadler, 83, of Jonesboro died Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009, at his home. The funeral was held Sunday at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro, with the Rev. Robert Fear officiating. Entombment was in Jonesboro Cemetery, with military rites conducted by VFW Post 3455 of Anna, Ill...
Frances Wunderlich (11/03/09)
Frances Wunderlich, 61, of Pocahontas died Saturday, Oct. 31, 2009, at her home. A graveside service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Russell Heights Cemetery in Jackson. McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson is in charge of arrangements...
Daryl Johnson (11/03/09)
Daryl E. Johnson, 81, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Oct. 31, 2009, at his home. He was born Dec. 18, 1927, in Reynolds, Ill., to Harry E. and Ella Anderson Johnson. He was married to Helen Cole of Alpha, Ill., and then married Marilyn Hedges on Oct. 17, 1969, in Springfield, Ill...
Farrel Lufcy (11/03/09)
Farrel Lufcy, 93, of Scott City died Monday, Nov. 2, 2009, at Ratliff Care Center in Cape Girardeau. McCombs Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau is in charge of arrangements.
Virginia Kitchen (11/03/09)
Virginia Louise Kitchen, 79, of Chicago died Saturday, Oct. 31, 2009, at Holy Cross Hospital in Chicago. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Evelyn Sewing (11/03/09)
Evelyn Marie Sewing, 89, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Nov. 2, 2009, at Ratliff Care Center. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Paul Fisher III (11/03/09)
Paul Gordon Fisher III, 55, of Jackson died Saturday, Oct. 31, 2009, in an airplane crash near Sikeston, Mo. Visitation will be Friday from 10 a.m. to service time at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau. The funeral will be at noon Friday at the funeral home...
Mary Kern (11/03/09)
ANNA, Ill. — Mary Jeanette Kern, 92, of Anna died Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009, at Rehab and Care Center of Jackson County in Murphysboro, Ill. Crain Funeral Home in Anna is in charge of arrangements.
Robbie Rollins (11/03/09)
Robert "Robbie" Rollins, 48, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Oct. 31, 2009, in an airplane crash near Sikeston, Mo. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Lynwood Baptist Church...
Wanda Louden (11/02/09)
Wanda J. (Skaggs) Louden of Jackson, formerly of Perryville, Mo., died Saturday, Oct. 31, 2009, at her home. She was 69. She was born Nov. 6, 1939, in Perryville, Mo., daughter of the late Roy R. and Ruby A. Hand Skaggs. Survivors include a brother, Calvin L. Skaggs of New York City; a niece, Sylvia Skaggs McTague of Madison, N.J.; and a nephew, J. Adam Skaggs of New York City...
Daryl Johnson (11/02/09)
Daryl E. Johnson, 81, of Cape Girardeau, died Saturday, Oct. 31, 2009, at his home. Visitation will be from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home...
Veda Scott (11/01/09)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Veda E. Scott, 91, of Perryville died Oct. 29, 2009, at Independence Care Center of Perry County.
Venus Frissell (11/01/09)
STE. GENEVIEVE, Mo. -- Venus G. Frissell, 86, of Ste. Genevieve died Oct. 28, 2009 at Ste. Genevieve Care Center.
Aline Hess (11/01/09)
Aline Marie Hess, 78, of Delta went peacefully to be with our heavenly Lord on Friday, Oct. 30, 2009, surrounded by her three loving children.
Frank Estep (11/01/09)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Frank Lee Estep, 52, of Chaffee died Friday, Oct. 30, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau.
Larry Henderson (11/01/09)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Larry D. Henderson, 61, of Cairo died Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2009, at his home in Cairo. The funeral and burial will be private and conducted at a later date. Barkett Funeral Home in Cairo is in charge of arrangements.
Wesley Boie (11/01/09)
ANNA, Ill. -- Wesley L. "Wes" Boie, 73, of Anna died Saturday, Oct. 31, 2009, at his home. There will be no visitation or funeral, and burial will be private. Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro, Ill., is in charge of arrangements...
Robert Fuller (11/01/09)
ANNA, Ill. -- Mr. Robert "Bob" Franklin Fuller, 80, of Anna, formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Friday, Oct. 30, 2009, at the City Care Center in Anna. He was born Nov. 30, 1928, at Cobden, Ill., the son of Robart Franklin and Virgie Mae Verble Fuller. He was married to Betty Lou Carlile, who preceded him in death March 24, 1993. He later was married to Norma McCann on April 11, 1999...
Margot Atwood (11/01/09)
Margot Atwood, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Oct. 30, 2009, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Dec. 21, 1920, in Sergeant Bluff, Iowa, to Nicholas Bernard and Cecelia Gertrude Topf Theobald. She and William H. Atwood were married Aug. 19, 1944, at Chicago. He died Nov. 8, 1984...
Ervin LeGrand (11/01/09)
KELSO, Mo. -- Ervin Stephen LeGrand, 84, of Kelso died Friday, Oct. 30, 2009, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Dec. 31, 1924, in Chaffee, Mo., son of Michael Samuel and Frieda Katherine Koelzer LeGrand. He and Gertrude Grace Scherer were married Aug. 7, 1945, in Kelso. She preceded him in death Aug. 7, 1996...
William Ogle (11/01/09)
William Thomas Ogle, 85, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Oct. 30, 2009, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Oct. 8, 1924, in Big Piney, Mo., to Dorsey and Mabel Derry Ogle. He and Betty Jane Reinbold were married July 24, 1948, at East St. Louis, Ill...
Ralph Thorpe (11/01/09)
Ralph S. Thorpe, 93, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2009, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born July 23, 1916, in Oblong, Ill., to J.R. and Della Siler Thorpe. He graduated from grade school and high school in Oblong and from the University of Illinois in 1938. In 1940 he received a master's degree from Penn State University...
William Eastwood Jr. (11/01/09)
CRESTWOOD, Mo. -- William E. "Bill" Eastwood, Jr., 83, of Crestwood died Friday, Oct. 30, 2009 at his home. He was born Aug. 12, 1926, in Cape Girardeau to William Earl and Lillie Reed Eastwood Sr. Mr. Eastwood was a veteran of World War II, serving as a merchant seaman, and a veteran of the Korean War serving in the Army...