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Obituaries from January 2010

Donald Huston (01/31/10)
Donald Dean Huston, 78, of Jackson passed away Jan. 28, 2010, at his home, after a lingering illness. He was born Dec. 13, 1931, in Mattoon, Ill., to Charles F. and Clara "Maude" Smith Huston. He and Audrey Bridges-Dover were married Sept. 3, 1989. Don was a 1951 graduate of McCray Dewey High School in Troy, Ill. After high school, he did carpentry work with his father and brother. He then joined the U.S. Navy, serving from Jan. 27, 1955, to Jan. 26, 1957...
William Burkhimer (01/31/10)
William H. Burkhimer, 92, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Jan. 30, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Chapel. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the chapel, with the Rev. Paul Kabo officiating...
Laura Sturm (01/31/10)
Laura Sturm, 86, of Scott City died Saturday, Jan. 30, 2010, at the Chaffee Nursing Center in Chaffee, Mo. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City.
Bobby Burnham Sr. (01/31/10)
PATTON, Mo. -- Bobby Ray Burnham Sr., 80, of Patton died Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2010, at the Claru Deville Nursing Center in Fredericktown, Mo. Burnham was an Army veteran of World War II. A private family service will be held at Liley Funeral Home in Patton, with the Rev. Clyde Bess officiating. Burial will be in Old Union Cemetery near Marquand, Mo...
Dale Wallis (01/31/10)
Dale Wayne Wallis, 58, of Jackson died Friday, Jan. 29, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson.
Ryan Powers (01/31/10)
ANNA, Ill. — Ryan Powers, 11, of Anna died Saturday, Jan. 30, 2010, at his home. Arrangements are pending at Wilson Funeral Home in Karnak, Ill.
Julia L. Gregory (01/31/10)
Julia L. Gregory, 72, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Jan. 30, 2010, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee, Mo.
Paul E. Dry Sr. (01/31/10)
Paul E. Dry Sr., 86, of Glenallen, Mo., died Friday, Jan. 29, 2010, at St. Mary's Health Center in Richmond Heights, Mo. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at Hutchings Funeral Chapel in Marble Hill, Mo. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home...
Patrick Jett (01/31/10)
Patrick J. Jett, 66, of Gordonville passed away Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010, at his home. He was born Feb. 25, 1943, in Sandpoint, Idaho, son of Jesse and Lutie Kennedy Jett. He and Carolyn Anthony Kranawetter were married July 13, 1986. Patrick served two years in the U.S. ...
Diana Ackman (01/31/10)
Diana Sue Ackman, 62, of Jackson passed away Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010, at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Festus, Mo. Diana was born Dec. 9, 1947, in St. Louis, to Emanuel and Edna Mae Haley Lawson. She and Tim Ackman were married Oct. 2, 1982, in St. Louis...
Katherine Anglin (01/31/10)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Katherine Ann "Kathy" Anglin, 56, died Jan. 28, 2010, at her home in Sikeston. She was born July 7, 1953, in Paducah, Ky., daughter of Nellie Rose Copeland Franklin of Paducah and the late George Lee Franklin. Kathy worked as an assistant vice president for Focus Bank. ...
Georgia Ann Baudendistel (01/31/10)
Georgia Ann Story Baudendistel, 64, a resident of Cape Girardeau and formerly of Charleston, Mo., died Friday, Jan. 29, 2010, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Born Aug. 31, 1945, in Cairo, Ill., daughter of the late Hilda Lee Gardner, she was raised and lived in Cairo until 1965 at which time she moved to Missouri. She was of the Methodist belief...
Charles Chandler (01/31/10)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Charles David "Buddy" Chandler, 65, of Marble Hill died Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 16, 1944, in Cape Girardeau, son of John Dale and Mildred Lucile Huser Chandler...
Ruth Lincoln (01/31/10)
Ruth N. Lincoln, 83, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010, at Fountainbleau Lodge in Cape Girardeau. She was born March 7, 1926, in Cape Girardeau. She was employed by International Shoe Co. and was a member of Cape First. Surviving are a son, Jim (Gayla) Lincoln of Cape Girardeau; brother, William Caraker of St. Peters, Mo.; grandchildren, Mark Lincoln, Christopher (Amy) Adams, Melissa Adams; and great-grandchildren Hailey Lincoln, Makayla Adams and Josiah Adams...
Lilly McClanahan (01/31/10)
Lilly McClanahan, 91, formerly of Pocahontas, passed away Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010, at Monticello House in Jackson. She was born Aug. 5, 1918, at Blodgett, Mo., daughter of Samuel and Florence Russell Steakley. She and Victor McClanahan were married Aug. 7, 1936. He passed away Oct. 31, 1978...
Ada Ree Neeley (01/31/10)
BENTON, Mo. -- Ada Ree "Ann" Neeley, 62, of Benton died Friday, Jan. 29, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Oct. 13, 1947, in Sikeston, Mo., to Arthur Louis and Anita Agnes Glastetter Ziegler. She attended Kelly High School in Benton and graduated from Dexter High School in 1966...
Donald Huston (01/30/10)
Donald Dean Huston, 78, of Jackson passed away Jan. 28, 2010, at his home, after a lingering illness. He was born Dec. 13, 1931, in Mattoon, Ill., to Charles F. and Clara "Maude" Smith Huston. He and Audrey Bridges-Dover were married Sept. 3, 1989...
Lilly McClanahan (01/30/10)
Lilly McClanahan, 91, formerly of Pocahontas, passed away Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010, at Monticello House in Jackson. She was born Aug. 5, 1918, at Blodgett, Mo., daughter of Samuel and Florence Russell Steakley. She and Victor McClanahan were married Aug. 7, 1936. He passed away Oct. 31, 1978...
Patrick Jett (01/30/10)
Patrick J. Jett, 66, of Gordonville passed away Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010, at his home. He was born Feb. 25, 1943, in Sandpoint, Idaho, son of Jesse and Lutie Kennedy Jett. He and Carolyn Anthony Kranawetter were married July 13, 1986...
Bobby Burnham Sr. (01/30/10)
PATTON, Mo. -- Bobby Ray Burnham Sr., 80, of Patton died Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2010, at the Claru Deville Nursing Center in Fredericktown, Mo. Burnham was an Army veteran of World War II. A private family service will be held at Liley Funeral Home in Patton, with the Rev. Clyde Bess officiating. Burial will be in Old Union Cemetery near Marquand, Mo...
Katherine Anglin (01/30/10)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Katherine Ann "Kathy" Anglin, 56, died Jan. 28, 2010, at her home in Sikeston. She was born July 7, 1953, in Paducah, Ky., daughter of Nellie Rose Copeland Franklin of Paducah and the late George Lee Franklin. Kathy worked as an assistant vice president for Focus Bank. ...
Lilly McClanahan (01/29/10)
Lilly McClanahan, 91, formerly of Pocahontas died Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010, at Monticello House in Jackson. Friends may call from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the chapel of McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home, with the Revs. Donnie Ford and John Rhodes officiating. Burial will be in New Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery...
Johnnie Henson (01/29/10)
Johnnie David Henson, 80, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born Aug. 28, 1929, in Millersville, to R.W. Henson and Lillie Snowmills. He and Barbara Wolford were married Aug. 18, 1976, in Cape Girardeau...
Rodney Sawyer (01/29/10)
Rodney Wayne Sawyer, 60, formerly of Jackson passed away Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010, at Chariton Park Nursing Home in Salisbury, Mo. He was born Aug. 11, 1949, in Cape Girardeau, son of Billy Ray and Dorothy Criddle Sawyer. Rodney worked at the former Florsheim Shoe Co. in Cape Girardeau...
Charles Brown (01/29/10)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Charles Leonard Brown, 71, of Marble Hill passed away Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010, at the home of his nephew in Benton, Mo. He was born Nov. 10, 1938, in Poplar Bluff, Mo., son of Leo and Leona Randall Brown. Brown served in the Army at Fort Lewis, Wash., from November 1961 to November 1963...
Loren Hollman (01/29/10)
Loren C. Hollman, 84, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2010, at the Lutheran Home. He was born Jan. 22, 1926, in St. Peter, Ill., son of August and Lydia Aukamp Hollman. He and Ruby Nickell were married April 17, 1949, in Decatur, Ill. Loren was a chief engineer 30 years with Mississippi Valley Structural Steel. He later owned/operated Hollman Engineering in Decatur. He was a member of St. Andrew Lutheran Church, Optimist Club of Decatur and American Welding Society...
Stevetta Harrell (01/28/10)
Stevetta Harrell, 87, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Villa Ridge, Ill., died Monday, Jan. 25, 2010, at the Lutheran Home. Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday at Massie Funeral Home in Mounds, Ill. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with Carlton Berry and the Rev. Leroy Lockridge officiating. Burial will be in Spencer Heights Memorial Park in Mounds...
Norma Childs (01/28/10)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Norma J. Childs, 68, of Cairo died Monday, Jan. 25, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Church of Christ in Mounds, Ill., with Willie Headspeth officiating. Burial will be in National Cemetery in Mound City, Ill...
Herbert Alter (01/28/10)
Herbert Stanley Alter, 67, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Jan. 25, 2010, at Maple Crest Manor. He served in the U.S. Army. There is no visitation. A graveside service will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Missouri State Veterans Cemetery in Bloomfield, Mo., with the Rev. Donny Ford officiating. Military rites will be conducted by Missouri Honor Team...
Mary Ann Lottes (01/28/10)
Mary Ann Lottes, 78, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was born June 4, 1931, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of George Lawrence and Olivia Josephine Strack Weber. She and Dennis Edward Lottes were married Oct. 4, 1948, at Scott City. He died Dec. 29, 1985...
Barbara Salvaggio (01/28/10)
Barbara Jean Salvaggio, 77, of Jackson died Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2010, at her home. She was born Nov. 23, 1932, in St. Louis, daughter of Adolph B. and Ella T. Statler Cowan. She and Joseph Salvaggio were married in 1978. He died Jan. 25, 1988. Barbara graduated from Crystal City High School in 1951. She was a waitress more than 25 years at Schnucks Restaurant in St. Louis. She was a member of New McKendree United Methodist Church in Jackson...
Adah Wills (01/28/10)
Adah Ruth Ford Wills, 84, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born Nov. 26, 1925, in Cape Girardeau, to Jesse C. and Henrietta Nitsch Ford. She and John C. Wills were married Oct. 13, 1951. He preceded her in death Oct. 26, 1990...
Betty VanPool (01/28/10)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Betty Lou Bishop VanPool, 80, of Sikeston died Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2010, at Life Care Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born March 5, 1929, in Galatia, Ill., to Joe and Beulah Marie Lowery Bishop Sr. She and Wilbur Hershel VanPool were married June 15, 1946. He preceded her in death Nov. 19, 1993...
Martha Lukefahr (01/28/10)
Martha Louise Lukefahr, 81, formerly of Millersville, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2010, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Nov. 14, 1928, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Clarence and Agnes Glueck Diamond. She and Tom Bill Lukefahr were married Nov. 28, 1947. He passed away Feb. 10, 2002...
Lisa Stricker (01/28/10)
Lisa Lou Crites Stricker, 54, passed away peacefully Friday, Jan. 22, 2010, at home, with her two children at her side, after a courageous battle with cancer. Beloved mother of Jill Carney Stricker (Bryan) of Noblesville, Ind., Derek of Los Angeles; precious daughter of the late George "Tom" Crites and Mary of Jackson; beloved sister of Linda (David) Bollinger of Jackson, Jeannie (Chris) Starr of Charleston, Mo., Jeff (Nancy) of Ocoee, Fla., and Lori (Mark) Wasikowski of Tucson, Ariz.; dear friend of Greg Stricker, Chuck Jost and his granddaughters.. ...
Ercie Benfield (01/28/10)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Ercie Evelyn Benfield, 96, of Chaffee died Monday, Jan. 25, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born May 16, 1913, at Anniston, Mo., daughter of John Sherman and Allie Morris Burns. She and Omer F. Benfield were married Dec. 21, 1934. He preceded her in death March 3, 1989...
Barbara Salvaggio (01/27/10)
Barbara J. Salvaggio, 77, of Jackson died Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2010, at her home. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 9 a.m. Friday at New McKendree United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis...
Adah Wills (01/27/10)
Adah Ruth Wills, 84, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Herbert Alter (01/27/10)
Herbert Stanley Alter, 67, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Jan. 25, 2010, at Maple Crest Manor. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Ercie Benfield (01/27/10)
CHAFFEE, Mo. — Ercie Evelyn Benfield, 96, of Chaffee died Monday, Jan. 25, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee is in charge of arrangements.
Martha Lukefahr (01/27/10)
Martha Louise Lukefahr, 81, formerly of Millersville, died Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2010, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson. The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Don Blaylock officiating. Burial will be in Whitewater Cemetery...
Lisa Stricker (01/27/10)
Lisa Lou Crites Stricker, 54, passed away peacefully Friday, Jan. 22, 2010, at home, with her two children at her side, after a courageous battle with cancer. Beloved mother of Jill Carney Stricker (Bryan) of Noblesville, Ind., Derek of Los Angeles, Calif.; precious daughter of the late George "Tom" Crites and Mary of Jackson; beloved sister of Linda (David) Bollinger of Jackson, Jeannie (Chris) Starr of Charleston, Mo., Jeff (Nancy) of Ocoee, Fla., and Lori (Mark) Wasikowski of Tucson, Ariz.; dear friend of Greg Stricker, Chuck Jost and his granddaughters.. ...
Ramona Harris (01/27/10)
Ramona Highfill Harris, 55, of Jackson died Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2010, in Jackson. She was born Dec. 3, 1954, in Malden, Mo., to Emerson Lee and JoAnn Grantham Highfill. Harris attended Cape County Cowboy Church and was a member of First Baptist Church in Poplar Bluff, Mo...
Juanita Edwards (01/27/10)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Juanita Matthews Edwards, 75, of Sikeston died Sunday, Jan. 24, 2010, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. She was born Aug. 14, 1934, in Clarksville, Ark., to the late Flora Lee and Herbert Spencer Matthews. Edwards was a member of First Christian Church. She retired from Missouri Delta Medical Center...
John Stueve (01/27/10)
John David Stueve, 55, of Jackson died Monday, Jan. 25, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Dec. 11, 1954, in Cape Girardeau, son of Raymond and Mary Walker Stueve. John was a 1971 graduate of Jackson High School. He enlisted in the U.S. Army Jan. 9, 1973, and was honorably discharged Dec. 18, 1975...
Della Johnson (01/27/10)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Della Faye Johnson, 92, of Marble Hill, formerly of Vanduser, Mo., died Sunday, Jan. 24, 2010, at Woodland Hills in Marble Hill. She was born March 12, 1917, in Oran, Mo., to Early and Eliza Roberts Slinkard. She and Ernest Otto Johnson were married May 16, 1936, in Jackson. He preceded her in death June 17, 2006...
Glenda Stout (01/27/10)
HILLSBORO, Mo. -- Glenda J. Stout, 89, of Hillsboro, formerly of Perry County, died Monday, Jan. 25, 2010, at Jefferson Memorial Hospital in Crystal City, Mo. She was born Feb. 28, 1920, in Perry County, daughter of Charles and Pearl Johnson Head. She married Clifford M. Heaps, who preceded her in death in 1997. She then married Vernis L. Stout, who preceded her in death Nov. 21, 2005...
Elmer Donze (01/27/10)
STE. GENEVIEVE, Mo. -- Elmer L. Donze, 93, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Jan. 24, 2010, at his home. He was born Oct. 28, 1916, in Ste. Genevieve, son of Lawrence W. and Elizabeth M. Huck Donze. He and Betty Jane Schwent were married June 19, 1950...
Edward Luttman (01/26/10)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. — Edward J. Luttman, 69, of Perryville died Saturday, Jan. 23, 2010, at his home. Service is private. Miller Family Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Rick Roberts III (01/26/10)
Alva Richard "Rick" Roberts III, 53, of Scott City died Sunday, Jan. 24, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Jan. 19, 1957, in Advance, Mo., to Alva Richard and Betty Jane Adams Roberts Jr. He and Robin Deanne Eldridge were married Aug. 18, 1984, in Scott City...
Charles Keeble (01/26/10)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Charles J. Keeble, 85, of Perryville died Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010, at Perry Oaks Nursing and Rehab Center. He was born Nov. 18, 1924, at Fort Benjamin Harrison, Ind., son of Charles and Eunice Denninger Keeble. He and Reva Grogg were married July 20, 1946, at Farmington, Mo. She preceded him in death July 11, 1996...
Albert Jordan (01/26/10)
STURDIVANT, Mo. -- Albert James Jordan, 79, of Sturdivant passed away Friday, Jan. 22, 2010, at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. He was born Aug. 13, 1930, in Painton, Mo., son of James Albert and Connie Florence Bass Jordan. Albert was of the Baptist belief. He was retired from the construction and roofing industry...
Walter Eye (01/26/10)
Walter Ray Eye, 62, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Jan. 23, 2010, at his home. He was born Sept. 10, 1947, in Cape Girardeau, to Oral and Marie Vincent Eye. He and Sarah Brooks were married Oct. 6, 2008. Walter was a forklift operator at National Vending...
Martha Simmons (01/26/10)
Martha Elizabeth Simmons, 83, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Jan. 24, 2010, at Jackson Manor in Jackson. She was born Dec. 3, 1926, in Carbondale, Ill., to William P. and Ethel B. Striplin Grootens. She and Robert Simmons were married Sept. 18, 1945. He preceded her in death May 12, 1985...
Marjorie Hunter (01/26/10)
Marjorie Imogene "Jean" Hunter, 88, of Creve Coeur, Mo., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Saturday, Jan. 23, 2010, at Missouri Baptist Medical Center in Town and Country, Mo. She was born June 2, 1921, in Illmo, to Meade Wilson and Louisa V. Stepp Ireland. She and Clay Ewing Hunter Jr. were married July 11, 1942, in St. Louis. He died Nov. 22, 2007...
James Hildebrand (01/26/10)
James Warren Hildebrand, 66, of Jackson, formerly of Kankakee, Ill., died suddenly Saturday, Jan. 23, 2010, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Mo. Jim was born July 25, 1943, in Bell, Calif., son of Harry and Irene Hildebrand. He was married June 1, 1974, to Susanne Yohnka...
Ted Walker (01/26/10)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Ted R. Walker, 73, of Advance passed away Monday, Jan. 25, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 27, 1936, at McGee, Mo., son of Bill and Margaret Oliver Walker. He and Lucille Dellinger Gregory were married May 25, 1974, at Arab, Mo...
Loraine Buchheit (01/26/10)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Loraine A. Buchheit, 92, of Perryville died Monday, Jan. 25, 2010, at Independence Care Center. She was born Sept. 13, 1917, at Old Appleton, daughter of Louis and Louise Meyer Wibbenmeyer. She and Leander Buchheit were married Nov. 25, 1937, at Apple Creek, Mo. He preceded her in death...
Rick Roberts (01/25/10)
Alva R. "Rick" Roberts, 53 of Scott City died Sunday, Jan. 24, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Arrangements for Roberts are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City.
Martha Simmons (01/25/10)
Martha Simmons, 83, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Jan. 24, 2010, at Jackson Manor. Arrangements for Simmons are incomplete at Crain Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau.
Ruth Wilson (01/25/10)
Ruth A. Allison Wilson of Spokane, Wash., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Monday, Jan.18, 2010. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at First Assembly of God Church in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. Announcement courtesy of Ford & Sons Funeral Home...
Marjorie Hunter (01/25/10)
Marjorie Imogene "Jean" Hunter, 88, of Creve Coeur, Mo., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Saturday, Jan. 23, 2010, at Missouri Baptist Medical Center in Town & Country, Mo. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home...
Ruby Cunningham (01/25/10)
ANNA, Ill. -- Ruby Ondean Cunningham, 88, of Anna died Saturday, Jan. 23, 2010, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be at 12:30 p.m. until the funeral hour Tuesday at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Anna. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. at the funeral home, with Dee Armes officiating. Burial will be in Trinity Cemetery near Anna...
Frances Warden (01/25/10)
MOUND CITY, Ill. -- Frances M. Warden, 77, of Mound City died Saturday, Jan. 23, 2010, at Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau. There will be no service. Warden had requested cremation. Jones Funeral Home in Villa Ridge, Ill., is in charge of arrangements...
Glenda Seagraves (01/25/10)
Glenda Fay Seagraves, 61, of Rector, Ark., died Friday, Jan. 22, 2010, at her home. She was born Aug. 17, 1948, in Arcola, Mo., daughter of the late Roswell and Mona Mae (Sitz) Bess. She was married to Jack Dean Seagraves in 1976. He preceded her in death Dec. 9, 2007...
Hazel Thele (01/25/10)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Hazel Mary Thele, 91, of Marble Hill died Saturday, Jan. 23, 2010, at her residence. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Liley Funeral Home in Marble Hill. The funeral will be at noon Tuesday at the funeral home, with the Revs. Roger Rice and Michael Woods officiating...
Walter Eye (01/24/10)
Walter Eye, 63, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Jan. 23, 2010, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete with Crain Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau.
Carl Leonard (01/24/10)
ANNA, Ill. -- Carl J. Leonard, 80, of Anna died Friday, Jan. 22, 2010, at his home. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro, Ill. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home, with Paul Tirey officiating...
Francis Ballheimer (01/24/10)
Francis Joseph Ballheimer, 84, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010, at Fountainbleau Lodge in Cape Girardeau. He was born April 12, 1925, in Pinckneyville, Ill., to John and Gertrude Kurtz Ballheimer. He and Marcella Bird were married in March 1957 in Pinckneyville...
Albert Jordan (01/24/10)
Albert James Jordan, 80, of Sturdivant, Mo., was born Aug. 13, 1930, in Painton, Mo., son of James and Connie Bass Jordan, and passed away Jan. 22, 2010, at Barnes Hospital in St. Louis. A visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at Morgan Funeral Chapel in Advance, Mo...
Clifford Deck (01/24/10)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Clifford Eldon Deck, 70, of Marble Hill died Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010, at Woodland Hills Nursing Center in Marble Hill. He was born Sept. 25, 1939, at Hahn, Mo., the son of Roy M. and Gertrude Shell Deck. He worked for General Motors in St. Louis, retiring in the late 1980s...
Jean Cloutier (01/24/10)
Jean E. Cloutier, 87, of Jackson passed away Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Oct. 16, 1922, in Minneapolis, daughter of Herbert and Ethel Beyer Burns. She and Philip Cloutier were married June 21, 1943, in Port Arthur, Texas. He passed away Feb. 9, 2001...
David Craiglow (01/24/10)
David William Craiglow, 57, of Delta, formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Sept. 21, 1952, in Cape Girardeau, son of William "Bill" and Velma Marie McLard Craiglow...
Doris Windeknecht (01/24/10)
Doris P. Windeknecht, 77, formerly of Jackson, passed away Friday, Jan. 22, 2010, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born April 5, 1932, in Egypt Mills, daughter of Elmer and Margie Bryant Borchelt. She and Earl W. Windeknecht were married Dec. 29, 1951, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Egypt Mills. He passed away Sept. 20, 1982...
Patricia Cox (01/24/10)
THEBES, Ill. -- Patricia Louise "Pat" Bupp Cox, 76, of rural Thebes died Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010, at her home. Pat was born April 12, 1933, in Clinton, Ky., daughter of Robert W. and Agnes Mghee Bupp. She married Ernest Cox, who preceded her in death Nov. 18, 2002...
Marie Hazelwood (01/24/10)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Marie Hazelwood, 98, of Manhattan, Ill., formerly of Tamms, died Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2010, at Provena St. Joseph Medical Center in Joliet, Ill. She was born Feb. 7, 1911, in Clay County, Ark., to Silas and Clara Stagner Rogers. She and Clifford Hazelwood were married March 10, 1979. He preceded her in death Jan. 1, 1992...
Marie Hazelwood (01/23/10)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Marie Hazelwood, 98, of Manhattan, Ill., formerly of Tamms, died Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2010, at Provena St. Joseph Medical Center in Joliet, Ill. She was born Feb. 7, 1911, in Clay County, Ark., to Silas and Clara Stagner Rogers. She and Clifford Hazelwood were married March 10, 1979. He preceded her in death Jan. 1, 1992...
Patricia Cox (01/23/10)
THEBES, Ill. -- Patricia Louise "Pat" Bupp Cox, 76, of rural Thebes died Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010, at her home. Pat was born April 12, 1933, in Clinton, Ky., daughter of Robert W. and Agnes Mghee Bupp. She married Ernest Cox, who preceded her in death Nov. 18, 2002...
Doris Windeknecht (01/23/10)
Doris P. Windeknecht, 77, formerly of Jackson, passed away Friday, Jan. 22, 2010, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born April 5, 1932, in Egypt Mills, daughter of Elmer and Margie Bryant Borchelt. She and Earl W. Windeknecht were married Dec. 29, 1951, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Egypt Mills. He passed away Sept. 20, 1982...
David Craiglow (01/23/10)
David William Craiglow, 57, of Delta, formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Sept. 21, 1952, in Cape Girardeau, son of William "Bill" and Velma Marie McLard Craiglow...
Jean Cloutier (01/23/10)
Jean E. Cloutier, 87, of Jackson passed away Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Oct. 16, 1922, in Minneapolis, daughter of Herbert and Ethel Beyer Burns. She and Philip Cloutier were married June 21, 1943, in Port Arthur, Texas. He passed away Feb. 9, 2001...
Carl Leonard (01/23/10)
ANNA, Ill. -- Carl J. Leonard, 80, of Anna died Friday, Jan. 22, 2010, at his home. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro, Ill. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home, with Paul Tirey officiating. Burial will be in Ebenezer Hall Cemetery...
Clifford Deck (01/23/10)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Clifford Eldon Deck, 70, of Marble Hill died Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010, at Woodland Hills Nursing Center in Marble Hill. He was born Sept. 25, 1939, at Hahn, Mo., the son of Roy M. and Gertrude Shell Deck. He worked for General Motors in St. Louis, retiring in the late 1980s...
Clifford Deck (01/22/10)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. — Clifford E. Deck, 70, of Marble Hill died Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010, at Woodland Hills Nursing Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Hutchings Funeral Chapel.
Freddie Fowler (01/22/10)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Freddie G. Fowler, 70, of Cairo died Friday, Jan. 15, 2010, at Daystar Care Center. Visitation will be from noon to service time Saturday at Massie Funeral Home in Mounds, Ill. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with Tyrone Coleman officiating. Burial will be in Spencer Heights Memorial Park in Mounds...
Thomas Lawson (01/22/10)
ANNA, Ill. -- Thomas W. Lawson, 92, of Anna died Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010, at Illinois Veterans Home in Anna. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to service time Sunday at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Anna. A Masonic service will be held at 1:30...
Patricia Cox (01/22/10)
THEBES, Ill. -- Patricia "Pat" Cox, 76, of Thebes died Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010, at her home. Visitation will be at 11 a.m. at Jones Funeral Home in Tamms, Ill. The funeral will be at the funeral home at noon. Interment will follow in Mount Zion Cemetery in rural Thebes...
Landon Tillman (01/22/10)
Landon Tillman, 30, of Jackson passed away Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Jan. 5, 1980, in Springfield, Mo., son of Darrell and Julie Nelson Tillman. He and Misty Newell were married Oct. 30, 2009, in Jackson...
Lois Prosser (01/22/10)
Lois Lorene Prosser, 89, of Delta passed away Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau after a long and courageous battle with cancer. She was born Sept. 20, 1920, near Himmel, Mo., daughter of Leslie and Edith Mann Medlin. She and Glen Prosser were married Jan. 24, 1942, in Ecorse, Mich. He preceded her in death May 18, 1998...
Norma Seabaugh (01/22/10)
Norma Annie Seabaugh, 88, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2010, at Jefferson City Manor. She was born Feb. 16, 1921, at Caney Creek, Mo., daughter of Martin and Helen Baudendistel Halter. She and Dannie Carter Seabaugh were married June 30, 1947. He died Aug. 14, 1984...
Donald Kraft (01/22/10)
Donald Bernard Kraft, 89, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born Nov. 19, 1920, in Cape Girardeau, to Bernhardt "Barney" and Verena Schatte Kraft. He and Rubye Farrow were married Sept. 28, 1944, in Cape Girardeau County...
Marie Hazelwood (01/21/10)
TAMMS, Ill. -- Marie Hazelwood, 98, formerly of Tamms, died Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2010, at Provena St. Joseph Medical Center in Joliet, Ill. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Crain Funeral Home in Tamms.
Mintry Newbern (01/21/10)
Mintry V. Newbern of Cape Girardeau, at the age of 78, was granted her angel wings Monday, Jan. 18, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Her final days were spent surrounded by family and friends whose lives she touched in some special way throughout her life...
Wanda Oakley (01/21/10)
WYATT, Mo. -- Wanda Colleen Oakley, 82, of Wyatt died Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2010, at Charleston Manor. She was born Dec. 21, 1927, in Holland, Mo., to C.F. and Lula Cerrigan Tompkins. She and Marion Oakley were married May 10, 1944. They moved to Wyatt in 1956 to assume the operation of his family's business, Oakley's Market. In addition to being co-owner and operator of Oakley's Market, she served as Wyatt's city clerk...
Chester Harp (01/21/10)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Chester Glen Harp, 70, of Marble Hill passed away Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born June 21,1939, son of Lester and Thelma Harp. Harp worked for Mack Truck in Hayward, Calif., and owned Glen's Auto Sales 20 years before retiring...
Father Byron Edwards (01/21/10)
PORTAGEVILLE, Mo. -- Father Byron Huntley Edwards, 84, of Morris Chapel, Tenn., died Monday, Jan. 18, 2010, in Savannah, Tenn. He was born July 10, 1925, in Portageville, son of Stanley F. and Kitty Lee Adams Edwards. Father Byron was a 1943 graduate of Portageville High School. He served in the Navy during World War II. He then attended Vanderbilt University and graduated from St. Louis College of Pharmacy. He returned to Portageville and owned and operated Edwards Pharmacy until 1984...
Dorian Carter (01/20/10)
Dorian Jamal Carter, infant son of Daunisha Carter of Cape Girardeau, died Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Crain Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau. Interment will be in Lorimier Cemetery...
Mintry Newbern (01/20/10)
Mintry V. Newbern, 78, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Jan. 18, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home. The funeral will be at noon Saturday at Greater Dimension Ministries Church, with the Rev. Johnny Thomas officiating...
Mary Campbell (01/20/10)
Mary Campbell, 87, of Cape Girardeau died at 10:19 a.m. Monday, Jan. 18, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 1, 1922, in Mingo, Mo., to John L. and Odena Kern Garner. She married Paul Richards in 1941. She later married Marvin Campbell on Oct. 6, 1974...
Fred Thomas (01/20/10)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Fred L. Thomas, 92, of Marble Hill passed away Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2010, at El Nathan Home. He was born Nov. 14, 1917, at Zalma, Mo., son of Daniel J. and Ida Mae Whitener Thomas. He and Myra Emigean Gray were married May 30, 1941, in Cape Girardeau. She died Oct. 26, 2004...
Camille Stone (01/20/10)
Mary Camille Hill Stone, 104, died Friday, Jan. 8, 2010, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Aug. 14, 1905, in Matthews, Mo., daughter of Frederick Allison and Bertie Amelia Shields Hill. Stone was a member of Hunter Memorial First Presbyterian Church, VFW and Eagles Auxiliary. ...
Hershel Mansker (01/20/10)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Hershel Mansker, 82, of St. Louis, formerly of Chaffee, died Sunday, Jan. 17, 2010, at Missouri Veterans Home in St. Louis. He was born Aug. 2, 1927, at Delta, son of Homer and Ellen Frances Estes Mansker. He and Thelma Louise Bentley were married Nov. 5, 1948...
Horace Clark (01/20/10)
Horace Hardy Clark, 96, of Jackson died Monday, Jan. 18, 2010, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born June 24, 1913, in Commerce, Mo., son of Omer and Opal Oguin Clark. He and Grace Genevieve Wise were married June 9, 1934, at Benton, Mo. She died Jan. 5, 2005...
Mary Campbell (01/19/10)
Mary Campbell, 87, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Jan. 18, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Crain Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the funeral home...
Melvin Clemons (01/19/10)
DONGOLA, Ill. -- Melvin E. Clemons, 73, of rural Dongola died Friday, Jan. 15, 2010, at his home. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Massie Funeral Home in Mounds, Ill. The funeral will be at noon Wednesday at Cypress Grove M.B. Church in Perks, Ill...
Charles Kerr (01/19/10)
DONGOLA, Ill. -- Charles Kerr, 95, of Warren, Mich., formerly of Dongola, died Friday, Jan. 15, 2010, at Medlilodge of St. Clair, Mich. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to service time Friday at Crain Funeral Home in Ullin, Ill. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home, with Bob Dickerson officiating. Burial will be in Mount Pisgah Cemetery in Wetaug, Ill...
Dr. Frances Crowley (01/19/10)
Dr. Frances G. Crowley, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2010, at the Lutheran Home. She was born March 22, 1921, in Merano, Italy, to Oscar and Matilda Geyer. She and Dr. Cornelius J. Crowley were married Sept. 28, 1948. He preceded her in death Oct. 26, 1987...
Don Gibson (01/19/10)
Donald E. "Don" Gibson, 75, of Manhattan, Kan., died Friday, Jan. 15, 2010, in Manhattan. He was born Aug. 7, 1934, in Cape Girardeau, son of Phillip and Golda Romine Gibson. Don graduated from Cape Girardeau High School in 1942. Gibson and Sylvia Carolyn Barton were married June 19, 1955, in Hutchinson, Kan...
Robert Deevers (01/19/10)
Robert Jiles Deevers, 54, of Cape Girardeau was called to his heavenly home Monday, Jan. 18, 2010, at Heartland Care and Rehab. He was born Dec. 13, 1955, in Cape Girardeau, to J.E. and Sally Loos Deevers. He and Sandy Carman were married June 5, 1993, in Jackson...
Hershel Mansker (01/19/10)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Hershel Mansker, 82, of St. Louis, formerly of Chaffee, died Sunday, Jan. 17, 2010, at Missouri Veterans Home in St. Louis. He was born Aug. 2, 1927, at Delta, son of Homer and Ellen Frances Estes Mansker. He and Thelma Louise Bentley were married Nov. 5, 1948...
Sam Moses (01/19/10)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Sam Moses, 85, of Mounds died Thursday, Jan. 14, 2010, at Southgate Health and Rehabilitation Center in Metropolis, Ill. He was born Aug. 11, 1924, in Mounds, son of the late George and Mary Hamaway Moses. He was married to Julia Hope Wilbourn...
Robert Jones (01/19/10)
SEDGEWICKVILLE, Mo. -- A memorial service for Robert Gene Jones will be held by his beloved friend, Addie Lee Barks, at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Dongola Friendship Baptist Church. The Rev. Harold Sitze will officiate. Announcement courtesy of Liley Funeral Home in Marble Hill, Mo...
Robert Jones (01/19/10)
SEDGEWICKVILLE, Mo. -- Robert Gene Jones, 82, of Sedgewickville died Friday, Jan. 15, 2010, at his home. He was born Nov. 16, 1927, in Cape Girardeau, son of Raymond Monroe and Nellie Sadie Baker Jones. Robert was a retired carpenter. He served his country proudly during World War II and the Korean conflict...
Dale Hunt (01/18/10)
Dale W. Hunt, 57, of Jackson passed away Friday, Jan. 15, 2010, at his home. He was born March 16, 1952, in St. Louis to Harold and Meta Walther Hunt. Hunt was a 1970 graduate of Perry Hall High School in Baltimore. He earned his bachelor of science degree from University of South Florida in Tampa, Fla...
Juanita Ditzler (01/18/10)
Juanita Ditzler, 73, of Jackson died Sunday, Jan. 17, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born April 26, 1936, in Marble Hill, Mo., daughter of Ralph and Lucille Dockins Griffith (now Lucille Frederick) and granddaughter of Sike and Rilla Bollinger Dockins...
Edward Hill Sr. (01/18/10)
McCLURE, Ill. -- Edward Miles Hill Sr., 69, of McClure died Saturday, Jan. 16, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Sept. 28, 1940, in Cape Girardeau to Thomas Chapman and Gladys Beatrice Burris Hill. Hill graduated from Shawnee High School in Wolf Lake, Ill. On April 14, 1990, he was married to Ginger K. Joy. She survives him...
Sam Moses (01/17/10)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Sam Moses, 85, of Mounds died Thursday, Jan. 14, 2010, at Southgate Health & Rehabilitation Center in Metropolis, Ill. Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Barkett Funeral home in Mounds. The funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Mound City, Ill., with Monsignor Bill McGhee as celebrant...
Dorian Carter (01/17/10)
Dorian Jamal Carter, infant son of Daunisha Carter of Cape Girardeau, died Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Crain Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau is in charge of arrangements.
Dale Hunt (01/17/10)
Dale W. Hunt, 57, of Jackson died Friday, Jan. 15, 2010, at his home. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to service time Tuesday at St. Paul Lutheran Church. A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the church, with the Rev. Robert Henrichs officiating. Private burial will be at a later date...
Steven Colyott (01/17/10)
Steven C. Colyott, 56, of Jackson passed away Friday, Jan. 15, 2010, at his home. He was born May 10, 1953, in St. Louis, son of Norman and Violet Lawrence Colyott. Steven was a member of First Baptist Church in Jackson. He was a veteran of the U.S. ...
Howard Kinder Sr. (01/17/10)
Howard Glen Kinder Sr., 85, of Cape Girardeau passed away Friday, Jan. 15, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born June 5, 1924, in Cape Girardeau to Torrence and Minnie Luebbers Kinder, the youngest of nine children. He and Wava Jane Totten were married June 16, 1940, in St. Louis. She preceded him in death Sept. 18, 1990, after 50 years of marriage. He later married Betty Burger Beard on April 5, 1991, in Clearwater, Fla...
Gary Fornkahl (01/17/10)
Gary Stanley Fornkahl, 69, of Egypt Mills was called to his eternal home Jan. 14, 2010. He was born at the old Saint Francis Hospital on Sept. 17, 1940, to Robert and Leona Fornkahl. Gary and Karen Woodard were married Aug. 9, 1970, at Hanover Lutheran Church...
Mary Schierbaum (01/17/10)
GRAND CHAIN, Ill. -- Mary Brooks Schierbaum, 92, a lifelong resident of Grand Chain, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2010, at Southgate Health Care Center in Metropolis, Ill. Survivors include a daughter, Becky Buehler and husband Larry of Zalma, Mo...
Brian Weber (01/17/10)
Brian Weber, 53, of Lake St. Louis died Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2010. Dear son of the late Harold S. and Mary Weber; cherished father of Melissa (Tom) Brendel and Logan Weber; dearest fiance of Charlotte (and children) Ahart; dear brother of Harold H. Weber and the late Joann Weber. Also survived by his good friend and mother of his children, Becky Weber...
Evelyn Kimbel (01/17/10)
Evelyn E. Kimbel, 95, of Ceres, Calif., passed away Monday, Jan. 11, 2010, at Hal Le Aloha Nursing Home in Ceres. She was born July 22, 1914, in Cape Girardeau, to Herman and Marie Allen. She and Lee Philburn Kimbel were married March 11, 1934, and made their home in Scott City. They had been married 23 years when Phil passed away May 28, 1957...
Dorian Carter (01/16/10)
Dorian Jamal Carter, infant son of Daunisha Carter of Cape Girardeau, died Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Crain Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau is in charge of arrangements.
Dale Hunt (01/16/10)
Dale W. Hunt, 57, of Jackson died Friday, Jan. 15, 2010, at his home. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to service time Tuesday at St. Paul Lutheran Church. A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the church, with the Rev. Robert Henrichs officiating. Private burial will be at a later date...
Evelyn Kimbel (01/16/10)
Evelyn E. Kimbel, 95, of Ceres, Calif., passed away Monday, Jan. 11, 2010, at Hal Le Aloha Nursing Home in Ceres. She was born July 22, 1914, in Cape Girardeau, to Herman and Marie Allen. She and Lee Philburn Kimbel were married March 11, 1934, and made their home in Scott City. They had been married 23 years when Phil passed away May 28, 1957...
Mary Schierbaum (01/16/10)
GRAND CHAIN, Ill. -- Mary Brooks Schierbaum, 92, a lifelong resident of Grand Chain passed away Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2010, at Southgate Health Care Center in Metropolis, Ill. Survivors include a daughter, Becky Buehler and husband Larry of Zalma, Mo...
Brian Weber (01/16/10)
Brian Weber, 53, of Lake St. Louis died Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2010. Dear son of the late Harold S. and Mary Weber; cherished father of Melissa (Tom) Brendel and Logan Weber; dearest fiance of Charlotte (and children) Ahart; dear brother of Harold H. Weber and the late Joann Weber. Also survived by his good friend and mother of his children, Becky Weber...
Ray Higgins (01/15/10)
Ray Darrell "Red" Higgins, 82, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born Sept. 20, 1927, in Sullivan, Mo., to Guy and Mary Edith Tyre Higgins. He and Betty Griffy were married May 17, 1952. Ray was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II and also served in Missouri Army National Guard...
Edith Miller (01/15/10)
THEBES, Ill. -- Edith Mae Foster Miller, 78, of Thebes died Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Dec. 11, 1931, in Olive Branch, Ill., to Henry and Effie Twente Foster. She and Robert Clifford "R.C." Miller were married Dec. 12, 1949. He preceded her in death April 12, 2008...
Bill Hockman (01/15/10)
Bill Eugene Hockman, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Jan. 14, 2010, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center. He was born Nov. 28, 1921, in Noble, Ill., to George A. and Lena M. Taylor Hockman. He and Virginia Claire Rawlings were married Dec. 21, 1946, in Henderson, Ky. She preceded him in death July 1, 2005...
Edith Miller (01/14/10)
THEBES, Ill. -- Edith Mae Foster Miller, 78, of Thebes died Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Crain Funeral Home in Tamms, Ill., and after 1 p.m. Sunday at Trinity Assembly of God Church in Olive Branch, Ill...
Dr. Frances Crowley (01/14/10)
Dr. Frances G. Crowley, 88, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2010, at the Lutheran Home. Visitation will be from noon to service time Jan. 22 at Crain Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Jan. 22 at the funeral home, with Pastor Paul Kabo Jr. officiating. Burial will be in Lorimier Cemetery...
Pauline Hanebrink (01/14/10)
Pauline E. Hanebrink, 96, of Cape Girardeau passed away Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2010, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Oct. 25, 1913, in Corning, Ark., to Price and Della Mann Milburn. She and Clyde E. Hanebrink were married June 5, 1938, at Egypt Mills...
Helen Price (01/14/10)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Helen Leona Hickam Price, 89, of Marble Hill passed away in her sleep Saturday, Dec. 26, 2009, in Crossville, Tenn. She was born Dec. 4, 1920, in Lutesville, Mo., daughter of James Isaac Hickam and Isabelle Eaker. She and her family lived in El Paso, Texas; Okinawa, Japan; Milwaukee; and Stuttgart, Germany, before settling in El Paso for their retirement...
Billy Yeargain Jr. (01/14/10)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Billy E. Yeargain Jr., 52, of Arnold, Mo., formerly of Marble Hill, died suddenly Friday, Jan. 8, 2010, in Arnold. He was born Oct. 12, 1957, in Kennett, Mo., son of Bill and Edie Yeargain. He and Samme Deck were married June 4, 1984...
Keith Johnson (01/14/10)
Brother Keith Johnson, 75, of Conway, Ark., passed away Monday, Jan. 11, 2010, at Conway Regional Health System. He was born June 4, 1934, in Alton, Mo., son of the late Homer Calvin and Vernie Frances Harriell Johnson. Brother Johnson was pastor of First Free Will Baptist Church in Conway until just recently, and pastored churches in Missouri and Arkansas. He had also managed the Christian Supply Store in Conway 23 years...
Robert Restemyer (01/14/10)
Robert E. Restemyer, 82, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Jan. 10, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. He was born Dec. 8, 1927, in Pemberville, Ohio, to Gilbert and Anna Hohls Restemyer. He was formerly married to Evelyn Mueller, who passed away in 2008, and to Gayanne Gutherz...
Joseph Ballard (01/13/10)
MOUND CITY, Ill. -- Joseph E. Ballard, 75, of Mound City died Monday, Jan. 11, 2010, at his home. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to service time Thursday at Barkett Funeral Home in Mound City. The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Buddy Walls officiating. Interment will be in Mound City National Cemetery, with military honors...
Edith Miller (01/13/10)
*** Edith Miller OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. — Edith Miller, 78, of Olive Branch died Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Crain Funeral Home in Tamms, Ill., is in charge of arrangements.
Pete Winkler (01/13/10)
*** Pete Winkler PERRYVILLE, Mo. — William H. "Pete" Winkler, 84, of Perryville died Monday, Jan. 11, 2010, at his home. Service will be private. Miller Family Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Tomi Pyle (01/13/10)
Tomi A. Pyle, 79, of West Frankfort, Ill., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Thursday, Jan. 7, 2010, at the Lutheran Home. A private graveside service will be held at a later date. Ford and Sons Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements...
Pauline Hanebrink (01/13/10)
*** Pauline Hanebrink Pauline E. Hanebrink, 96, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2010, at the Lutheran Home. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Camille Stone (01/13/10)
*** Camille Stone Mary Camille Stone, 104, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Jan. 8, 2010, at the Lutheran Home. Ponder Funeral Home in Sikeston, Mo., is in charge of arrangements.
Blanche Swinford (01/13/10)
BROWNWOOD, Mo. -- Blanche Lee Melba Swinford, 73, of Brownwood passed away Monday, Jan. 11, 2010, at her home. She was born May 20, 1936, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of David and Ruby Probst Mandrell and Boyd Hobbs. She and Lester "Red" Swinford were married April 5, 1953, in Cape Girardeau. He preceded her in death Aug. 3, 2009...
Donna Kyle (01/13/10)
Donna Jo Kyle, 68, of Ozark, Mo., passed away Sunday, Jan. 10, 2010. She was born Aug. 2, 1941, in Dexter, Mo., daughter of Donald and Emma Mae Roberts Starr. She and Hoyt Kyle were married Nov. 28, 1959. Mrs. Kyle was of the Southern Baptist belief. She enjoyed floral arranging, '50s music and painting. She loved her family and doted on her grandchildren at every opportunity...
Mabel Bruce (01/13/10)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Mabel Louise Bruce, 92, of Advance passed away Monday, Jan. 11, 2010, at her home. She was born Nov. 22, 1917, in Vanduser, Mo., daughter of Benjamin and Anne Bodenshott. She and Wilburn Bruce were married May 28, 1934. He preceded her in death Jan. 2, 1984...
Mary Anderson (01/13/10)
Mary Lou Hitt Craft Anderson, 78, of Westwood, Kan., passed away Sunday, Nov. 22, 2009, at her home. She went peacefully in her sleep with her family around her. Mary Lou was born Sept. 18, 1931, in Cape Girardeau, to Weldon and Wanda Webb Hitt. She had so much fun growing up in Cape Girardeau with her many cousins and friends. She attended Washington Grade School and Central High School...
Cathy Hill (01/12/10)
VIENNA, Ill. -- Cathy Hill, 54, of Vienna, formerly of Anna, Ill., died Monday, Jan. 11, 2010, at Heartland Regional Medical Center in Marion, Ill. Visitation will be from noon to service time today at Crain Funeral Home in Anna. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. today at the funeral home, with the Rev. Jeff Gee officiating. Burial will be in Anna Cemetery...
Patricia Tweedy (01/12/10)
ANNA, Ill. -- Patricia Ann Tweedy, 71, of Anna died Saturday, Jan. 9, 2010. The funeral was held Monday at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Anna, with the Rev. Federico Higuera officiating. Burial was in Jonesboro Cemetery. Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro, Ill., was in charge of arrangements...
Bob Staten (01/12/10)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Bob Joe Staten, 75, of Marble Hill died Sunday, Jan. 10, 2010, at his home. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Liley Funeral Home in Marble Hill. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Gerald Huff officiating. Burial will be in Cook Cemetery at Scopus, Mo...
Virginia Emmendorfer (01/12/10)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Virginia M. Emmendorfer, 79, of Perryville died Saturday, Jan. 9, 2010, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. She was born Feb. 17, 1930, in Perryville, daughter of Albert C. and Ruth V. Feltz Fadler. She and Sylvester J. Emmendorfer were married April 15, 1950...
Blanche Swinford (01/12/10)
BROWNWOOD, Mo. -- Blanche Lee Melba Swinford, 73, of Brownwood passed away Monday, Jan. 11, 2010, at her home. She was born May 20, 1936, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of David and Ruby Probst Mandrell, and one of 14 children. Blanche was a member of Grace Full Gospel Tabernacle Church in Advance, Mo. Blanche and Lester "Red" Swinford were married April 5, 1953, in Cape Girardeau. He preceded her in death Aug. 3, 2009...
Carol White (01/12/10)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. -- Carol Ann White, 63, of St. Charles, Mo., formerly of Bloomfield, died Sunday, Jan. 10, 2010. Dear daughter of the late William and Marie White; dear sister and sister-in-law of Laura (Dick) Mize of New Melle, Mo., Mary (Vernon) Hopkins of Cape Girardeau, Bill (Phyllis) White of Advance, Mo., Nancy (Ray) Shock of Jackson; dear aunt of Mindy (Steve) Moats, Brett (Elaine) Matthews, Barry (Cheryl) Matthews, Beth Shock, Shelley (Matt) Keeney, and Jennifer (Doug) McDaniel; dear great-aunt of Andy, Corey, Elizabeth, Joe, Grant, Jackson, Macie, Carson and Mackenzie; and special friend of Rick Ahrens.. ...
Harlon Parnell (01/12/10)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Harlon E. Parnell, 83, of Chaffee, formerly of Scott City, died Sunday, Jan. 10, 2010, at Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Oct. 28, 1926, at Denton, Mo., son of Eckless and Ethel Maude Willis Parnell. He and Ada E. Enlow were married Sept. 4, 1948...
Pearlene Linhart (01/12/10)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Pearlene Mae Linhart, 81, of Marble Hill died Sunday, Jan. 10, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 20, 1928, in Paducah, Ky., daughter of John Alvin and Louerie "Maudie" Bailey Davis. Pearlene first married William David Hannah. He died in 1967. She later married B.B. "Sonny" Linhart on Feb. 22, 1970, in East Prairie, Mo. He died June 9, 2001...
Erna Niswonger (01/12/10)
Erna "Jean" Niswonger, 90, of Jackson passed away Monday, Jan. 11, 2010, at Jackson Manor Nursing Home. She was born April 26, 1919, in Millersville, daughter of Grover Cleveland and Dona Catherine Thaxton Fulbright. She and Glenn O. Niswonger were married June 10, 1942, in Joplin, Mo. He passed away March 9, 2008...
Goldie Dry (01/12/10)
GLENALLEN, Mo. -- Goldie Marie Dry, 83, of Glenallen passed away Sunday, Jan. 10, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born May 10, 1926, in Allenville, daughter of Herman and Victoria Smith McIntyre. She married Charles Dry on Aug. 7, 1948. He preceded her in death March 29, 1995...
Lorene Grossheider (01/12/10)
Lorene Geneva Grossheider, 87, of Greenwood, S.C., died Monday, Jan. 4, 2010, at Wesley Commons Assisted Living Facility in Greenwood. She was born in Gordonville, daughter of the late Alvin John Jacob Grossheider and Elsie Amolia Marie Graden. She moved to Aiken, S.C., in 2001 from St. ...
Marie Davis (01/12/10)
Marie Davis, 88, of Scott City died Sunday, Jan. 10, 2010, at Chaffee Nursing Center in Chaffee, Mo. She was born April 3, 1921, in Tupelo, Ark., daughter of John and Lilly Grade Graves. She and Author Clyde Davis Sr. were married in 1936. He preceded her in death in 1965...
Cecil Davis (01/12/10)
Cecil L. Davis, 92, of Janesville, Wis., died Monday, Jan. 11, 2010, at Mercy Hospital. He was born Nov. 15, 1917, in Jackson, son of John W. and Anita C. Loos Davis. He and Geneva Moore were married July 29, 1938. Cecil farmed in Rock County near Janesville and then was employed 23 years in the office at JATCO, retiring as assistant director of safety personnel. ...
Bertha Ahrens (01/12/10)
Bertha "Toots" Ahrens, 96, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Jan. 10, 2010, at Ratliff Care Center. She was born Oct. 30, 1913, in New Hamburg, Mo., to Louis and Caroline Schott Kilhafner. She and Jack Ahrens were married Oct. 26, 1936, at Oran, Mo. He preceded her in death Sept. 13, 1984...
Robert Restemyer (01/11/10)
*** Robert Restemyer Robert E. Restemyer, 82, died Sunday, Jan. 10, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home.
Cecilia Barrett (01/09/10)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Cecilia Josephine Barrett, 90, of Palmyra, Mo., formerly of Marble Hill, passed away Sunday, Jan. 3, 2010, at Hannibal Regional Hospital. She was born Sept. 20, 1919, in Belleville, Ill., daughter of Symon and Anna Schmidt Stockman. She and Carl Ray Barrett Sr. were married July 14, 1950, at Jackson. He preceded her in death Sept. 30, 2000...
Christopher Brooks (01/10/10)
Christopher S. Brooks, 47, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Jan. 7, 2010, in Cape Girardeau. There will be no service. Crain Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau is in charge of arrangements.
Cecilia Barrett (01/10/10)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Cecilia Josephine Barrett, 90, of Palmyra, Mo., formerly of Marble Hill, passed away Sunday, Jan. 3, 2010, at Hannibal Regional Hospital. She was born Sept. 20, 1919, in Belleville, Ill., daughter of Symon and Anna Schmidt Stockman. She and Carl Ray Barrett Sr. were married July 14, 1950, at Jackson. He preceded her in death Sept. 30, 2000...
Shirley Reutzel (01/10/10)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Shirley Ann Reutzel, 75, of Advance died Jan. 8, 2010, at Hunter Acre Care Center in Sikeston, Mo. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday at Morgan Funeral Home in Advance. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, with the Rev. Eric Shrum officiating...
Terry Wiseman (01/10/10)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Terry Wiseman, 43, of Advance and Wappapello, Mo., passed away Friday, Jan. 8, 2010, at his home in Wappapello. He was born May 28, 1966, at Bloomfield, Mo., son of Odell and Marlene Kirk Wiseman. Terry retired as Bollinger County sheriff. He was a member of Zalma Masonic Lodge and Zalma Fire Department. He was a 1984 graduate of Advance High School...
Edwin Enderle (01/10/10)
KELSO, Mo. -- Edwin Paul "Beans" Enderle, 94, of Kelso died Thursday, Jan. 7, 2010, at Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 7, 1915, in Kelso, to Benjamin John and Dorothy Theresa Heuring Enderle. He and Lucille Clementine Hahn were married Nov. 5, 1935, in New Hamburg, Mo. She died Feb. 1, 2003...
Don Fuemmeler (01/10/10)
Donald William Fuemmeler, 57, of Pacific, Mo., passed away Monday, Jan. 5, 2010, at Pacific Care Center. He was born July 15, 1952, to the late Henry and JoHanna Fuemmeler of Scott City. Survivors include two sons, Jacob and Justin Fuemmeler of Pacific; a daughter, Jamie Fuemmeler of Maryland Heights, Mo.; three brothers, Jerry Blank of Dallas, Steve (Emily) Fuemmeler and David (Cheri) Fuemmeler of Cape Girardeau; two sisters, Carolyn (Jerry) Deken and Linda (Bill) Hirtz of Poplar Bluff, Mo...
Mabel Rubel (01/10/10)
Mabel Marie Rubel, 69, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Jan. 9, 2010, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born May 8, 1940, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Sherman William and Hulda Amelia Borchelt Rubel. She graduated from St. Paul Lutheran School in 1954 and from Jackson High School in 1958. She was also a graduate of Metro Business College in 1959...
William Hasler (01/10/10)
William J. Hasler, 82, died Jan. 7, 2010. He was born Dec. 27, 1927, in St. Vincent, Ark., to William H. and Cora L. Hasler (nee Williams), the second-youngest of 11. Bill was a World War II Navy veteran, serving in the Pacific Theater aboard the destroyer USS Everett F. Larson (DD830). He was a brother of Excelsior Lodge No. 441 Jackson AF & AM and an active Mason for 52 years. Bill retired in 1982 after 30 years' service at Continental Can Co. Plant No. 64 Chicago...
John Sanders (01/10/10)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- John F. Sanders, 90, of Chaffee died Jan. 9, 2010, at Chaffee Nursing Center. He was born Dec. 16, 1919, at Parma, Mo., son of Robert Plumber and Cossie Ada (Ellis) Sanders. He and Alice L. Nordin were married Dec. 8, 1940. She preceded him in death Feb. 25, 2007...
Terry Wiseman (01/09/10)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Terry Wiseman, 43, of Advance and Wappapello, Mo., passed away Friday, Jan. 8, 2010, at his home in Wappapello. He was born May 28, 1966, at Bloomfield, Mo., son of Odell and Marlene Kirk Wiseman. Terry retired as Bollinger County sheriff. He was a member of Zalma Masonic Lodge and Zalma Fire Department. He was a 1984 graduate of Advance High School...
Don Fuemmeler (01/09/10)
Donald William Fuemmeler, 57, of Pacific, Mo., passed away Monday, Jan. 5, 2010, at Pacific Care Center. He was born July 15, 1952, to the late Henry and JoHanna Fuemmeler of Scott City. Survivors include two sons, Jacob and Justin Fuemmeler of Pacific; a daughter, Jamie Fuemmeler of Maryland Heights, Mo.; three brothers, Jerry Blank of Dallas, Texas, Steve (Emily) Fuemmeler and David (Cheri) Fuemmeler of Cape Girardeau; two sisters, Carolyn (Jerry) Deken and Linda (Bill) Hirtz of Poplar Bluff, Mo.. ...
Edwin Enderle (01/09/10)
KELSO, Mo. -- Edwin Paul "Beans" Enderle, 94, of Kelso died Thursday, Jan. 7, 2010, at Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 7, 1915, in Kelso, to Benjamin John and Dorothy Theresa Heuring Enderle. He and Lucille Clementine Hahn were married Nov. 5, 1935, in New Hamburg, Mo. She died Feb. 1, 2003...
Christopher Brooks (01/09/10)
Christopher S. Brooks, 47, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Jan. 7, 2010, in Cape Girardeau. There will be no service. Crain Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau is in charge of arrangements.
Tomi Pyle (01/08/10)
Tomi A. Pyle, 79, of West Frankfort, Ill., formerly of Jackson, died Thursday, Jan. 7, 2010, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Christopher Brooks (01/08/10)
Christopher S. Brooks, 47, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Jan. 7, 2010, in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Crain Funeral Home.
Gilbert Leimer (01/08/10)
Gilbert L. Leimer, 89, of Fruitland passed away Jan. 7, 2010, at Monticello House in Jackson. He was born Aug. 15, 1920, in Fruitland, to Charles and Mary Gross Leimer. He and Lela Trickey were married June 4, 1939. They had been married nearly 44 years when she passed away March 12, 1983. He and Jeanette Moore were married July 11, 1987...
Cecilia Barrett (01/08/10)
Cecilia Josephine Barrett, 90, of Palmyra, Mo., and formerly of Marble Hill, Mo., passed away at Hannibal Regional Hospital on Jan. 3, 2010. She was born Sept. 20, 1919, at Belleville, Ill., the daughter of Symon and Anna Schmidt Stockman. She and Carl Ray Barrett Sr. ...
Robert Peterson (01/08/10)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Robert C. "Pete" Peterson, 67, of Perryville died Jan. 4, 2010, at his home. He was born March 22, 1942, in Northfield, Minn., son of Carl O. and Lenore Peloquin Peterson. He married Mary Margaret Naeger on May 13, 1967, in Perryville...
Helen Heldenbrand (01/08/10)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Helen Loretta Fisher Shoaf Heldenbrand, 88, of Sikeston left this earthly home at 10:30 p.m. on Jan. 6, 2010, to meet her Lord and Savior. Helen was born March 28, 1921, in Oran, Mo., to Robert and Bertha Greer Fisher. She and Ruby R. ...
Rosalie Hillman (01/08/10)
Rosalie Theresa "Rose" Hillman of rural Scott City was called to her heavenly home Thursday, Jan. 7, 2010. She was born April 20, 1914, at Kelso, Mo., the daughter of Alexander and Clara Georger Burger. Rosalie married William E. Hillman on May 9, 1939, in Kelso, Mo. They enjoyed 59 wonderful years together...
Fred Moreno (01/08/10)
Alfredo "Fred" A. Moreno, 71, of Cape Girardeau passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2010, at Heartland Care and Rehab in Cape Girardeau. He was born July 19, 1938, in San Antonio, the son of Juan Moreno and Juanita Andrade Moreno. He married Peggy Webster Moreno on June 12, 1982, in Sandusky, Ill...
Kathryn Burton-Jolls (01/08/10)
Kathryn "Kitty" Burton-Jolls, 77, of Cape Girardeau was called to join our Lord on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2010, at Ratliff Care Center. She was born Aug. 29, 1932, in Cape Girardeau, to Charles Burton and Lila Rauh Burton-Ware. She met and married Air Force Cadet Richard "Max" Jolls on March 28, 1953. He preceded her in death Sept. 11, 1982...
Helen Tripp (01/08/10)
Helen Louise Tripp, 83, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of House Springs, Mo., died Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2010, at Fountainbleau Lodge in Cape Girardeau. She was born Sept. 27, 1926, in Philipsburg, Mont., daughter of Carl John and Sarah Gorman Swanson. Helen graduated from Philipsburg High School. After graduating, she worked for Boeing Aircraft in Seattle as one of the Rosie the Riveters during World War II...
Emma Scherer (01/08/10)
KELSO, Mo. -- Emma Rita Scherer, 82, of Kelso died Thursday, Jan. 7, 2010 at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Nov. 6, 1927 in Kelso, to John W. and Clara Seyer Compass. She married Leon Albert Scherer on May 26, 1948, in Kelso. He died March 7, 1992...
Lorene Speer (01/07/10)
Lorene Mae Speer, 83, of Cape Girardeau passed away Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital. She was the daughter of Harry and Laura Worley Staples. She and William "Joe" Speer were married Oct. 26, 1965, in Cape Girardeau. Lorene was a beautician 26 years. She worked at Mr. Paul's Beauty Shop from 1964 to 1971. She opened her own shop, Mid Town Hairstyling, in 1975. She retired in 1996...
Cecelia Barrett (01/07/10)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Cecelia Josephine Barrett, 90, of Palmyra, Mo., formerly of Marble Hill, died Sunday, Jan. 3, 2010, at Hannibal Regional Hospital in Hannibal, Mo. Graveside service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Lessley Ridge Cemetery. Hutchings Funeral Chapel in Marble Hill is in charge of arrangements...
Kathryn Burton-Jolls (01/07/10)
Kathryn "Kitty" Burton-Jolls, 77, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2010, at Ratliff Care Center. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Crain Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau, with the Rev. Barry Pfanstiel officiating. Interment will be in Cape County Memorial Park...
James Thompson (01/07/10)
OLMSTED, Ill. -- James Thompson, 74, of Chicago, formerly of Olmsted, died Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2009, at his home. Visitation will be from noon to service time today at Massie Funeral Home in Mounds, Ill. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. today at the funeral home...
Steven Dunivan (01/07/10)
BELL CITY, Mo. -- Steven Dunivan, 51, of Bell City died Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2010, at his home. He was born March 26, 1958, in St. Louis, son of Wesley and Shirley Bennett Dunivan. Survivors include four sons, Anthony Dunivan of Oran, Mo., Joe Marshall of Florida, John Marshall and Steven Dunivan of Dexter, Mo.; two brothers, Eddie Dunivan of Cape Girardeau, Stew Dunivan of Austin, Texas; three sisters, Donna Walker of Fruitland, Vonda Schemel and Shirl Staton of Cape Girardeau; and six grandchildren.. ...
Delta Bradley (01/07/10)
Delta Marjorie Bradley of Jackson went peacefully to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2010, with her husband, Norman, and her pastor, the Rev. David Pringle, at her side. She was preceded in death by her parents, Roy and Alma Lemmon; a brother, Vernon Lemmon; and a daughter, Jane Wiley...
Fred Moreno (01/06/10)
Fred A. Moreno, 71, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2010, at Heartland Care and Rehab. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Elton McMurtry (01/06/10)
Elton McMurtry, 72, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Dec. 26, 2009, at his home. Richards Funeral Home in New Madrid, Mo., was in charge of arrangements.
David Hartle (01/06/10)
David Edward Hartle, 81, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Jan. 4, 2010, at the Lutheran Home. A committal service will be held at 1 p.m. today at Missouri State Veterans Cemetery in Bloomfield, Mo., with full military honors. McCombs Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau is in charge of arrangements...
Delta Bradley (01/06/10)
Delta Marjorie Bradley, 92, of Jackson died Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2010, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete at Fords and Son Funeral Home.
Jim Eaker (01/06/10)
Jim E. Eaker, 77, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2010, at Ratliff Care Center. He was born Jan. 10, 1932, in Cape Girardeau, son of Orville and Eva Bell Eaker. He and Patsy "Jean" McLain were married Sept. 16, 1961, in Jackson. Jim was a graduate of Central High School and a member of its baseball team. He played softball for the Cape Merchants and was an avid Cardinals fan, golfer and hunter...
Rose Beardslee (01/06/10)
HILLSBORO, Mo. -- Rose Beardslee, 90, of Hillsboro died Saturday, Jan. 2, 2010, at Missouri Baptist Medical Center in St. Louis. She was born Dec. 10, 1919, in Illmo (Scott City), daughter to William Henry and Rose Missouri Palmer Shaw. Survivors include five children, Ruth Beardslee of St. ...
Kenneth Wright (01/06/10)
Kenneth Wright, 81, of Millersville died Monday, Jan. 4, 2010, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Sept. 27, 1928, in Cape Girardeau, to Oscar and Minnie Hoffmeister Wright. He and Jerry Jean Dickerson were married Aug. 7, 1948. She preceded him in death Nov. 4, 1974...
Ivan Elliott (01/06/10)
Ivan Elliott, 92, of Burnt Prairie, Ill., passed away Saturday, Jan. 2, 2010, at his home. He was born Aug. 14, 1917, in Gray Township, Ill., son of Johnnie and Cora Ridenour Elliott. He and Elizabeth Joyce "Betty" Gabel were married Oct. 15, 1949. She preceded him in death Oct. 14, 2004...
Johnnie Waggoner (01/06/10)
ZALMA, Mo. -- Johnnie Eugene Waggoner, 78, of Zalma died Monday, Jan. 4, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born April 5, 1931, at Willow Springs, Mo., son of John Henry and Effie Francis Moore Waggoner. He and Norma Jean Seabaugh were united in marriage Dec. 3, 1952...
Jeff Stallings (01/06/10)
CHARLESTON, Mo. -- Martin Jeffrey "Jeff" Stallings, 47, died Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2010, at his residence in Charleston. He was born Feb. 10, 1962, in Sikeston, Mo., to Martin and Cora Sue Hutcheson Stallings, who survive in Charleston. A graduate of Charleston High School, Jeff received a degree in agricultural economics from the University of Missouri in Columbia...
Herschel Burlison (01/05/10)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Herschel Ralph Burlison, 85, of Corydon, Ind., formerly of Sikeston, passed away Friday, Jan. 1, 2010, at Indian Creek Health and Rehab Center in Corydon. He was born Nov. 25, 1924, at Vanduser, Mo., son of Ralph and Bertha Lee Burlison...
Thomas Kohnen (01/05/10)
Thomas H. Kohnen, 90, of Hendersonville, Tenn., formerly of Cape Girardeau, passed away Friday, Dec. 25, 2009, at his home. He was born Nov. 4, 1919, in St. Louis to Henry and Teresa Kohnen. He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Thelma Wemtz Kohnen; four children, Mary (Jess) Bolen of Cape Girardeau, Bob (Patti) Kohnen of Holts Summit, Mo., Joan (Mike) Jones of Hendersonville, Rose (John) Gibson of Alton, Ill.; a brother, Gerry Kohnen (Celeste); 13 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.. ...
Iva Wilkinson (01/05/10)
Iva Anna Kneezle Gibson Wilkinson, 96, of Barnhart, Mo., died peacefully Sunday, Jan. 3, 2010, at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Crystal City, Mo. Born Dec. 23, 1913, at Benton, Mo., she lived in East Prairie, Mo., 30 years where she was a professional photographer 24 years, retiring in 1964...
Loretta Vaughn (01/05/10)
Loretta Anita Vaughn, 78, of Midwest City, Okla., passed away Friday, Dec. 4, 2009, at Midwest Regional Medical Center. She was born June 21, 1931, in Scott City, to Frederick and Clara Enderle Scherer. Loretta was preceded in death by her husband, Carl, and an infant daughter, Carla...
Tom Conder (01/05/10)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- Tom Conder, 71, of Poplar Bluff, formerly of Grassy, Mo., passed away at his home Monday, Jan. 4, 2010. He was born April 11, 1938, near Zalma, Mo., son of Sampson Conder and Glenda Randolph Conder Hood. He and Lorene Withrow Story were married Aug. 16, 1980, in Poplar Bluff...
Iva Wilkinson (01/04/10)
Iva Anna Wilkinson, 96, of Scott City died Saturday, Jan. 3, 2010, at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Crystal City, Mo. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City.
Robert Krudwig (01/04/10)
Robert Louis Krudwig, 71, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Anna, Ill., died at 4:50 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2009, at Life Care Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born on Dec. 18, 1938, in St. Louis, to John Bernard and Eleanor Busch Krudwig. He and Florence Sovar were married Dec. 19, 1964...
Mary Harper (01/04/10)
Mary Juanita Harper, 89, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Jan. 3, 2010, at Ratliff Care Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Feb. 3, 1920, in Fancy Farm, Ky., to Raymond S. and Anna M. Carico Elder. She was raised in Paducah, Ky., and moved to Cape Girardeau in 1965...
Betty Kasten (01/04/10)
UNIONTOWN, Mo.-- Betty Ann Kasten, 61, of Uniontown died Jan. 3, 2010, at her residence. She was born in Glenallen, Mo., on April 17, 1948, to Avery and Lilly Harlan Jordan, who survives in Uniontown. She was married on April 12, 1980, to Alvin Kasten of Uniontown...
Lynn Hearnes (01/03/10)
Lynn Hearnes Lynn Cooper Hearnes, 60, of St. Louis died Thursday, Dec. 31, 2009, in an auto accident near Benton, Mo. She was born April 30, 1949, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, to the late Gov. Warren Eastman Hearnes and Betty Cooper Hearnes, who survives of Charleston, Mo.
Michael Obermann (01/03/10)
Michael Obermann Michael Wayne Obermann, 61, of Maryland Heights, Mo., died Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2009, at 2030 Craig Road in Maryland Heights. He was born June 26, 1948, in Cape Girardeau, to H.W. "Bud" and Betty Oxford Obermann.
Erwin Buchheit (01/03/10)
Erwin Buchheit PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Erwin W. "Speed" Buchheit, 93, of Perryville died Dec. 26, 2009, at Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Oct. 15, 1916, at Old Appleton, Mo., to Leo M. Buchheit and Anna Ponder Buchheit. He married Sylvia Berkbuegler on April 29, 1942. She preceded him in death March 2, 1962. He then married Cecelia "Mae" Moore L'Hote on May 14, 1966, She preceded him in death April 16, 2007.
Brandy Campbell (01/03/10)
Brandy Campbell Brandy Dianne Campbell, 35, of Okmulgee, Okla., passed away Thursday, Dec. 17, 2009, in Tulsa, Okla. She was born April 8, 1974, in Stillwater, Okla., to Gerald and Diana Merriman Campbell.
Larry Dumey (01/03/10)
Larry Dumey Our dearest husband, father, grandfather, son, brother, uncle, cousin and friend, Marine Cpl. Larry R. Dumey, started his eternal journey at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2009, at Saint Francis Medical Center surrounded by family members and friends. Larry was born to Elmer and Bertha Ann Vetter Dumey on Aug. 31, 1939, at old Saint Francis Hospital in Cape Girardeau.
William Anderson Sr. (01/03/10)
ULLIN, Ill. -- William Earl Anderson Sr., 78, of Ullin died Friday, Jan. 1, 2010, at Southgate Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Metropolis, Ill. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at Jones Funeral Home in Tamms, Ill. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, with Junior Melvin officiating. Burial will be in Ullin Cemetery...
James Day (01/03/10)
ANNA, Ill. -- James F. "Bud" Day of Anna died Friday, Jan. 1, 2010, at Union County Hospital in Anna. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Anna. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Tony Foeller officiating. Burial will be in Anna Cemetery...
Madison Willis (01/03/10)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Madison E. Willis, 61, of Perryville died Friday, Jan. 1, 2010, in his home after a long battle with cancer. Madison was born Sept. 8, 1948, in Dyess, Ark., to the late Gene and Margaret Willis. He graduated as salutatorian of his senior class of Marked Tree High School. After shortly attending Arkansas State University, he accepted a management position with the Sterling Store Co. in Batesville, Ark...
Jack Johnson (01/03/10)
Jack Frances Johnson, 75, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2009, at DePaul Medical Center in St. Louis. He was born Dec. 6, 1934, in Fornfelt, Mo., to Harry J. "Jack" and Allie Francis Jennings Johnson. He and Joan Louise Hopkins were married April 11, 1953, in Kelso, Mo...
Bernice Warren (01/03/10)
Bernice Dunn Warren, 90, of Bell City, Mo., was born March 28, 1919, at Bell City, the daughter of Walter and Zella Proffer Bollinger, and passed away Dec. 31, 2009, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Bernice had been a school teacher for many years at Bell City schools. She had also been a secretary for many years for Dunn Gas Co. in Bell City. She was a member of the Bell City United Methodist Church and an active member of the United Methodist Women...
Penny Klingel (01/03/10)
Penny Lou Klingel, 49, of Jackson, beloved mother, sister, daughter and friend, left this earth Friday morning Jan. 1, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was always kind to anyone she met and affected many lives, and if you had met her she probably made an impact on your life also. ...
Kameron Worl (01/03/10)
Kameron James Dean Worl, infant son of Bryce Allen and Sarah Jacqueline Glueck Worl, was born at 10:15 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2009, and died Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2009, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He is survived by his parents, Bryce and Sarah Worl of Scott City; paternal grandparents, Greg and Melissa Worl of Scott City; maternal grandfather, Marvin Glueck of Oran, Mo.; great-grandparents, Ronald and Anita Worl of Scott City, Janice Payne of Whitewater, Roy Frazier of Sikeston, Mo., and Vernita Schott of Oran.. ...
George Carter (01/03/10)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- George Wendell Carter, 80, of Jonesboro died at 8:15 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 31, 2009, at his home. He was born March 17, 1929. in Lick Creek, Ill., to Fred and Esta Manus Carter. He married Mabel Merriman on Dec. 27, 1947. She survives him...
Charles Freeman (01/03/10)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Charles William "Sonny" Freeman, 70, of Marble Hill passed away Jan. 1, 2010, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Born Feb. 24, 1939, in Crowder, Mo., he was the son of J.C. and Beulah Wise Freeman. He married Erma Meyer on Aug. 11, 1972, in Moline, Ill...
Margaret Compas (01/03/10)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Margaret Compas, 81, passed away Friday, Jan. 1, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born March 10, 1928, in Chaffee to the late Gregory and Maggie J. Glency Westrich. Margaret married Ervin Compas on June 20, 1953, and he survives...
George Carter (01/02/10)
JONESBORO, Ill. — George Wendell Carter, 80, of Jonesboro died Thursday, Dec. 31, 2009, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete at Crain Funeral Home in Anna-Jonesboro.