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Obituaries from January 2012

Billy Cook (01/31/12)
Billy Dan Cook, 84, of New Madrid, Mo., passed away Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012, at Chateau Girardeau in Cape Girardeau, where he was a resident since June 2011. He was preceded in death by his wife, Carlotta Phillips Cook; mother, Velma Cook Davis; father, Charles Alfred Cook; two brothers, Charles A. Cook Jr. and Jack Calvin Cook; and a stepdaughter, Melissa Dawson Hunter...
Debbie Hill (01/31/12)
Deborah J. "Debbie" Hill, 56, of Jacksonville, Fla., died Sunday, Jan. 22, 2012, at St. Luke's Hospital in Jacksonville. She was born Sept. 23, 1955, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of J.E. and Mable Ehlers Shrum. She and John Hill were married Dec. 31, 1982, in Poplar Bluff, Mo...
Phil Holden (01/31/12)
John Philip "Phil" Holden, 74, of Bellevue, Mich., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Friday, Jan. 27, 2012, at his home. He was born Oct. 31, 1937, in St. Louis, son of Dr. Raymond F. and Gertrude Kies Holden. Phil received degrees from Monmouth College, the University of Pennsylvania, and received a doctorate from Michigan State University. ...
Glenda Morrison (01/31/12)
Glenda Keller Morrison, 85, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., died Monday, Jan. 30, 2012, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Dec. 24, 1926, in Sikeston, to Glen and Blanche Swanagon Keller. Glenda was a member of Lynwood Baptist Church in Cape Girardeau and former member of First Baptist Church in Sikeston...
Earl Dalton (01/31/12)
Earl E. Dalton, 91, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012, at Heartland Care and Rehab. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Crain Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau.
Rita Kiefer (01/30/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Rita A. Kiefer, 91, of Perryville died Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012, at Perry Oaks Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Perryville. Rita was born Nov. 14, 1920, in Belgique, Mo., to John L'Hote and Lillian Steyns L'Hote. She married Leroy Giesler on June 10, 1936. He passed away April 22, 1977...
Othella Colin (01/30/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Othella M. Colin, 94, of Perryville died Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012, at Holiday Residential Care in Perryville. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and from 6:30 a.m. until the time of service Wednesday at Young and Sons Funeral Home...
Lonnie Harris (01/30/12)
Lonnie Harris, 65, of Delta passed away Friday, Jan. 27, 2012. He was born in Dutchtown on Dec. 5, 1946, to the late Laurel Samuel and Artimis Driskell Harris. Lonnie worked as a first mate and had more than 40 years of experience with United Barge Lines in Metropolis, Ill...
Clara Stuebner (01/30/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Clara J. Stuebner, 99, of Perryville died Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012, at Perry Oaks Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Perryville. She was born Nov. 20, 1912, in Yount, Mo., to Joseph H. and Rosella Sutton Caruthers. She married Otto R. Stuebner on March 28, 1943. He preceded her in death Jan. 2, 1974...
Lonnie Harris (01/29/12)
DELTA, Mo. — Lonnie E. Harris, 65, of Delta died Friday, Jan. 27, 2012. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee, Mo.
Joyce Bradshaw (01/29/12)
ANNA, Ill. -- Joyce Beasley Bradshaw, 81, of Anna passed away at 6:20 p.m. Friday, Jan. 27, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Joyce was born Nov. 23, 1930, at McClure, Ill., daughter of the late Thomas R. Beasley and Elizabeth Burden Beasley...
Loretta Elfrink (01/29/12)
HOLYOKE, Mass. -- Loretta Louise Elfrink, 87, of Holyoke, Mass., formerly of Leopold, Mo., passed into eternal life Jan. 24, 2012, at the Daughters of the Heart of Mary retirement home in Holyoke. She was born Aug. 7, 1924, near Laflin, Mo., the daughter of Fred W. and Louise Ann Anger Elfrink...
Ruth Ford (01/29/12)
ANNA, Ill. -- Anna Ruth Rink Ford, 72, of Anna died Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2012, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. She was born on Jan. 3, 1940, in Cairo, Ill., the daughter of Francis and Anna Marie Bucher Rink. Ruth graduated from Cairo High School in 1957. On June 7, 1958, at St. Patrick's Church in Cairo, she married Bill Ford and they shared more than 53 happy years together...
Charles Austin (01/28/12)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Charles E. "Eddie" Austin, 76, of Mounds passed away Thursday, Jan. 26, 2012, at his home. He was born Jan. 10, 1936, in Mounds, son of Charles Harold and Lora Watson Austin Jr. Eddie was a former member of Mounds Congregational Church, where he served as secretary and treasurer, former board member and trustee of the church; attended Villa Ridge Union Church; was a member and served as secretary and treasurer of Mounds Lions Club; past president of Mounds Lions Club; was a former member of Mounds Fire Department, where he was secretary and treasurer many years. ...
Mary Webb (01/28/12)
PATTON, Mo. -- Mary Jane Webb, 90, of Patton passed away Thursday, Jan. 26, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born April 15, 1921, in Tallent, Mo., daughter of George Emanuel and Sarah Jane Kitchens Lacy. She and Rayford Elgin Webb were married March 15, 1938. He passed away June 29, 1985...
Carol Prieb (01/28/12)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Carol Gene Prieb, 78, of Jonesboro, formerly of Douglas, Mich., died Thursday, Jan. 26, 2012, at Heartland Care and Rehab Center in Cape Girardeau. Service will be at a later date in Douglas. Crain Funeral Home in Anna is in charge of arrangements...
Yvonne Noble (01/28/12)
ANNA, Ill. -- Yvonne Noble, 79, of Anna died Thursday, Jan. 26, 2012, at her home. Visitation will be from noon to service time Saturday at Crain Funeral Home in Anna. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home with Billy Carter officiating. Burial will be in American Legion Cemetery in Dongola, Ill...
Charles Lough Jr. (01/27/12)
Charles M. "Bud" Lough Jr., 95, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Jan. 26, 2012, at the Lutheran Home. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to service time Feb. 8, 2012, at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home. A memorial service will follow at 3 p.m. at the funeral home, with the Rev. Dr. Bruce Owens officiating...
Charles Austin (01/27/12)
MOUNDS, Ill. — Charles E. "Eddie" Austin, 77, of Mounds died Thursday, Jan. 26, 2012, at his home. Jones Funeral Home in Villa Ridge, Ill., is in charge of arrangements.
Loretta Elfrink (01/27/12)
LEOPOLD, Mo. -- Loretta Louise Elfrink, 87, of Holyoke, Mass., formerly of Leopold, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012, at the Daughters of the Heart of Mary Retirement Home in Holyoke. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Hutchings Funeral Chapel in Marble Hill, Mo. Parish prayers will be at 7...
Eloise Moore (01/27/12)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Eloise E. Lawson Moore, 102, of Chaffee died Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2012, at Chaffee Nursing Center. She was born Dec. 20, 1909, in Vanduser, Mo., to Fred James and Bertha Elizabeth Campbell Williams. She and Elbert Lawson were married May 28, 1930, in Bloomfield, Mo. He preceded her Dec. 3, 1972. She later married Lawrence Moore May 16, 1978. He preceded in 1987...
Louis Jones (01/26/12)
NEW MADRID, Mo. -- Louis Franklin Jones, 87, of New Madrid lost his battle with cancer Sunday, Jan. 22, 2012, at his home. He was born July 27, 1924, to Louis Daniel and May Henry Jones of New Madrid. He and Dorothy Cobb were married Sept. 8, 1948. She preceded him in meeting the Lord on March 12, 2003...
Billy Fitzpatrick (01/26/12)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Billy Don Fitzpatrick, 76, of Sikeston passed away Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012, at Clearview Nursing Center in Sikeston. He was born May 17, 1935, in Cape Girardeau to Freda Mae Wyatt Nelson. He and Grace Anita Burchyett were married April 26, 1963...
Georgia Meatheany (01/26/12)
Georgia L. Meatheany, 86, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012, at her home. She was born April 23, 1925, in Holiday, Tenn., to John Howard and Florida R. Flowers. She and Addie John Meatheany were married May 13, 1954, in Waukegan, Ill. He died in 1983...
Virginia Alesandrini (01/26/12)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Virginia "Gina" Mae Alesandrini, 56, of Marble Hill died Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012, at Woodland Hills Nursing Center. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until time of service Friday at Hutchings Funeral Chapel in Marble Hill. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home...
David Young (01/26/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- David S. "Scotty" Young, 71, of Perryville died Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012, in Ste. Genevieve, Mo. He was a U.S. Army veteran. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. today and from 6:30 to 9:30 a.m. Friday at Young and Sons Funeral Home. Parish wake is at 7 p.m. today...
James Ross (01/26/12)
James E. Ross, 76, of Jackson passed away Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2012, at the home of a son in Cape Girardeau. He was born Dec. 20, 1935, in Cape Girardeau, son of Thomas Dewey and Mary Dora Sample Ross. He and Teddy "Joyce" Hughes were married July 4, 1961. She passed away Feb. 7, 2011...
Mildred Wertz (01/26/12)
Mildred Beard Wertz, 95, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Jan. 22, 2012, at her home after a long, courageous battle with illness. Her loving granddaughter stood beside her until she could fight no more. She was born Sept. 19, 1916, in Cape Girardeau to William Wallace and Mary Mildred Rector Beard. ...
Steve Mattison (01/26/12)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Steve Clark Mattison, 61, of Sikeston died Sunday, Jan. 22, 2012, at Bertrand Retirement Home. He was born May 7, 1950, in Sikeston to Clark and Lola Ford Mattison. He and Phyllis Clayton were married March 30, 1974. Mattison was a truck dock foreman and member of North Acres General Baptist Church...
Neva Pharris (01/26/12)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Neva N. Pharris, 80, of Sikeston died Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. She was born Nov. 15, 1931, at Big Opening in New Madrid County, Mo., to Dola and Rivers Kerr York. She and Jimmie C. Pharris were married Nov. 27, 1951, in Piggott, Ark...
Donald Keller (01/26/12)
Donald Carl Keller, 62, of Jackson passed away Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Oct. 20, 1949, in Hayti, Mo., to Rex and Mabel Phillips Keller. He and Grace Moll were married March 31, 1979, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Tilsit. Their union was blessed with two wonderful children, Brian and Laura...
Lelah Harty (01/26/12)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Lelah Lavern Schrader Harty, 83, of Advance passed away Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012, at her home. She was born Aug. 5, 1928, at Zalma, Mo., daughter of Vernie Simmers and Ella Grace Limbaugh. Lavern and August Z. Schrader were married June 2, 1948, in Piggott, Ark. He preceded her in death June 11, 1977. She married Paul Harty on Dec. 10, 1977, at Bloomfield, Mo. He preceded her in death Nov. 18, 1998...
Betty Wagner (01/25/12)
Betty Ruth Wagner, 81, of Springfield, Ill., formerly of Jackson, died Friday, Jan. 20, 2012, at Capitol Care Center in Springfield. She was born May 28, 1930, in Chattanooga, Tenn., to James Franklin and Floey Roena Johnson McKinney. Betty married Roland C. Wagner on Oct. 2, 1948. He died Dec. 31, 2003...
Jerry Tarver (01/25/12)
Jerry Marshell Tarver, 24, of Dexter, Mo., died Monday, Jan. 23, 2012, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter. He was born Jan. 26, 1987, in Sikeston, Mo., to William M. Watkins and Carla Marie Hayes Tarver. Jerry is survived by his mother, Carla Tarver of Scott City; father, William Watkins of Sikeston; a daughter, Emmarie Grace Watkins of Dexter; and two brothers, Michael Tarver of Sikeston and Timmy Tarver of Metropolis, Ill...
Clarence Grubb (01/25/12)
Clarence "Hubert" Grubb, 78, of Scott City died Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012, at Life Care Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born May 23, 1933, in Parma, Mo., to Orlie and Almeda Scruggs Grubb. He married Juanita Pearl Galloway on June 17, 1950, in Caruthersville, Mo. She preceded him in death Oct. 9, 2010...
Nathan Arnold (01/25/12)
Nathan Lindy Arnold, 84, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Jan. 22, 2012, at his home. He was born July 29, 1927, in St. Louis, to Ruben and Bertha Gertrude Knee Arnold. He and Anna Marie "Ann" Watson were married Oct. 15, 1946, in Richmond, Calif. She preceded him in death April 7, 2005...
Kay Hays (01/24/12)
PATTON, Mo. -- Kay Ann Hays, 44, of Patton died Saturday, Jan. 21, 2012, in a vehicle accident near Zalma, Mo. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until service time Wednesday at Hutchings Funeral Chapel in Marble Hill, Mo. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will be in McGee Chapel Cemetery near Glenallen, Mo...
Comfort Cooper (01/24/12)
Comfort Cooper, 99, of Millersville passed away Sunday, Jan. 22, 2012, at her home. She was born March 1, 1912, at Zalma, Mo., to Emanuel and Ada Eaker Gaither. She and Hadley Herbert Cooper were married in March 1936. He preceded her in death in October 1984...
Joseph Capps (01/24/12)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Joseph R. Capps, 76, of Advance passed away Sunday, Jan. 22, 2012, at Golden Living Center in Dexter, Mo. He was born Aug. 25, 1935, in Bakersfield, Calif., son of James Robert and Zetta Long Capps. He and Kathryn C. O'Bryant were married Oct. 21, 1960, in Buchanan, Mich...
Chester Clemens (01/23/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Chester Clemens, 84, of Perryville died Saturday, Jan. 21, 2012, at Perry County Memorial Hospital in Perryville. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Young and Sons Funeral Home and from 6:30 to 9 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home...
James Trammel (01/23/12)
BLOOMFIELD, Mo. -- James Kevin Trammel, 35, of Bloomfield died unexpectedly Saturday, Jan. 21, 2012, at his home. He was born Aug. 11, 1976, in Kennett, Mo., the son of James Loren and Janet Sue Harris Trammel. Survivors include his mother, Janet Rose of Bloomfield; two sisters, Rachel Cauble of Perkins and Sarah Trammel of Sedgewickville, Mo.; two nephews, Dalton Miller and Seth Cauble; and two nieces, Gara Welter and Leah Cauble...
Robert Chisum (01/23/12)
Robert M. Chisum, 94, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Jan. 22, 2012, at Chateau Girardeau Health Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 7, 1917, in Jackson, Tenn., to John W. and Lura Porter Chisum. Robert attended Southeast Missouri State University...
William Bogenpohl (01/23/12)
William H. "Bill" Bogenpohl, 101, of Oak Ridge passed away Sunday, Jan. 22, 2012, at the Jackson Manor Nursing Home in Jackson. He was born Nov. 5, 1910, in Neunert, Ill., son of Paul and Lena Kranawetter Bogenpohl. He and Wilma Irene Oehl were married Feb. 16, 1941, in Jackson. She passed away May 28, 2006...
Kay Hays (01/22/12)
PATTON, Mo. -- Kay Ann Hays, 44, of Patton died Saturday, Jan. 21, 2012, in a vehicle accident near Arab, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Hutchings Funeral Chapel in Marble Hill, Mo.
James Cooper (01/22/12)
Dr. James Franklin Cooper, 77, formerly of St. Louis, died Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012, at his residence in Charleston, Mo. He was born Jan. 24, 1934, in Charleston to the late Rev. Allen Britten Cooper and May Lawrence Cooper. He lived in Mississippi County and was educated in the Charleston public schools, graduating from Charleston High School in l952.
Harry Ruesler (01/22/12)
Harry D. Ruesler, 92, of Cape Girardeau passed away Friday, Jan. 20, 2012, at the Lutheran Home. He was born March 25, 1919, in Oak Ridge, to Charles and Emma Grebe Ruesler. He and Olga Best were married Sept. 27, 1947, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Cape Girardeau...
Billy Warren (01/22/12)
Billy Ray Warren, 75, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012, at his home.
Betty Wagner (01/22/12)
Betty Wagner, 81, of Springfield, Ill., formerly of Jackson, died Friday, Jan. 20, 2012, at Capital Care Center in Springfield. Arrangements are incomplete at Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home.
Farrell Wiggins (01/22/12)
Farrell "Bud" Wiggins, 90, of Advance, Mo., was born Sept. 30, 1921, at Advance, the son of John Corbin and Carrie Ester Goodman Wiggins, and passed away Friday, Jan. 20, 2012, in the arms of his loving wife. Bud retired from Advance High School where he had been the business teacher. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Advance for 73 years. He was also a deacon...
Gary Farmer (01/22/12)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Gary Duane Farmer, 75, of Marble Hill died Saturday, Jan. 21, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday at Hutchings Funeral Chapel in Marble Hill. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. at the funeral home, with burial to follow with military honors at McGee Chapel Cemetery near Glenallen, Mo...
Keith Honey (01/22/12)
ULLIN, Ill. -- Keith Honey, 52, of Ullin, formerly of Tamms, Ill., died at 8:20 p.m. Friday, Jan. 20, 2012, at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale, Ill. He was born Nov. 13, 1959, in Cairo, Ill., the son of James Lawrence and Loretta Dean Morris Honey...
Kara Baugher-Crowe (01/20/12)
Kara Louise Baugher-Crowe, 37, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born Feb. 25, 1974, in Cape Girardeau, to Robert D. and Karen Kirtley Baugher. Survivors include his father, Robert D. Baugher; mother, Karen Baugher; a daughter, Katie Marie Elizabeth Baugher Crowe; and a brother, Derek Baugher, all of Cape Girardeau...
Billy Warren (01/20/12)
Billy Ray Warren, 76, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012, at his home. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Oran, Mo., is in charge of arrangements.
Ann Boxdorfer (01/20/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Ann T. Boxdorfer, 92, of Perryville died Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2012, at Parkland Health Center in Farmington, Mo. Friends may call from 5 to 9 p.m. Monday and 6:30 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Young and Sons Funeral Home. A Catholic wake will be held at 5:30 p.m., and VFW Auxiliary wake at 5:45 p.m. Monday. The rosary will be recited at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday...
Georgia Meatheany (01/20/12)
Georgia L. Meatheany, 86, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012, at her home. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Bernard Bremermann (01/20/12)
Bernard H. "Pete" Bremermann, 90, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Monday, Jan. 16, 2012, at his home. He was born July 6, 1921, in St. Louis, to Herman and Norine J. McCain Bremermann. He married Daisy Barrett on Sept. 2, 1944, at St. Columb Minor, Cornwall, England. She died May 7, 1965. He then married Carolyn L. Peters Dec. 31, 1969, in Poplar Bluff...
Melba Seabaugh (01/20/12)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Melba Seabaugh, 90, of Marble Hill passed away Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born April 25, 1921, in Millersville, daughter of Chester and Zella Mayfield Angle. She and Carl Lindell Seabaugh were married Dec. 20, 1945. He passed away Sept. 15, 1988...
Anna Favier (01/20/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Anna Lillian Favier, 80, of Perryville died Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2012, at Hunter Acres Caring Center in Sikeston, Mo. She was born Oct. 5, 1931, in St. Mary, Mo., daughter of Henry and Ethel Tucker Layton. She and Clark F. Favier were married Feb. 6, 1948. He preceded her in death April 8, 1979...
Ruth Stuckey (01/20/12)
BENTON, Mo. -- Ruth Stuckey, 76, of Ponder, Texas, formerly of the Benton area, died Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2012, at her home. She was born June 24, 1935, in Blodgett, Mo., to Dennis and Estella Strayhorn James. She married James Stuckey on Dec. 29, 1954, in Benton...
Mary Keenan (01/20/12)
BELL CITY, Mo. -- Mary Ann Chapman Keenan, 49, of Bell City passed away Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2012, at her home. She was born Sept. 17, 1962, in Redfield, Iowa, daughter of Jerry and Mary Jane Pierce Chapman. Mary was a licensed insurance agent and member of Perkins Baptist Church...
Drexton Dannenmueller (01/20/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Drexton L. Dannenmueller, 22, of Perryville passed away Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012, in Perryville. He was born Jan. 19, 1990, in Cape Girardeau, to David and Lori Lee Dannenmueller. Drexton was a wood hauler for Jason Behrle and was of the Catholic belief...
Ruth Stuckey (01/19/12)
BENTON, Mo. — Ruth Stuckey, 76, of Ponder, Texas, formerly of the Benton area, died Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2012, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Benton.
Anna Ford (01/19/12)
ANNA, Ill. — Anna Ruth Ford, 72, of Anna died Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2012, at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. Arrangements are incomplete at Crain Funeral Home in Anna.
Gene Littleton (01/19/12)
Newel "Gene" Littleton, 90, of Cape Girardeau died peacefully Monday, Jan. 16, 2012, at Ratliff Care Center, surrounded by family. He was born April 24, 1921, at Neelys Landing, to Joseph and Lela McClard Littleton. He and Marjorie Menz were married June 19, 1943, at Scott City...
Harlan Minner (01/19/12)
Harlan Rance "Ike" Minner, 60, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Jan. 16, 2012, at his home. He was born Dec. 17, 1951, in St. Louis, to William Thomas and Marie Lee Reagan Minner. He and Carlotta E. "Kim" Meyer were married Nov. 27, 1993, in Cape Girardeau...
Susan Watkins (01/19/12)
DEXTER, Mo. -- Susan I. Watkins, daughter of the late Floyd James and Mattie Irene Grim Hoffman, was born in Poplar Bluff, Mo., on Dec. 14, 1954. She passed away at her home in Dexter on Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2012, at the age of 57. Susan was raised in Dexter but lived in Fredericktown, Mo., after college with her husband where they both taught school. ...
Bernard Bremermann (01/18/12)
Bernard H. "Pete" Bremermann, 90, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Monday, Jan. 16, 2012, at his home. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
JoAnn Cravens (01/18/12)
JoAnn Cravens, 86, of Cape Girardeau passed peacefully to a better place Monday, Jan. 16, 2012. She was born March 12, 1925, to John Willard and Willa Lois Lessley Proffer, in her grandparents' home in Gravel Hill, Mo. Her early formative years and experiences were shaped by running that small Southeast Missouri community's fields and woods and being an ever-mischievous presence in her grandfather's country store...
Nancy Fadler (01/18/12)
PATTON, Mo. -- Nancy Jean Fadler, 68, of Patton and St. Peters, Mo., passed away Monday, Jan. 16, 2012, at her home in St. Peters. She was born July 29, 1943, in Crystal City, Mo., daughter of Daniel and Irene Boyer Murphy. She and Jay Fadler were married Oct. 27, 1962...
Wanda Craig (01/18/12)
Wanda Ruth Craig, 59, of Cape Girardeau passed away Sunday, Jan. 15, 2012, at her home. She was born Oct. 25, 1952, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Frank and Betty Bowman Schweppe. She and Ralph Craig were married July 22, 1972, in Cape Girardeau. Wanda was a 1971 graduate of Cape Girardeau Central High School. ...
Lance Cates (01/18/12)
Lance Hunter "Rooster" Cates, 33, of Owensville, Ohio, went to heaven to sing with the angels Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, at Anderson Mercy Hospital in Cincinnati, surrounded by his family. He was born Nov. 20, 1978, in Cape Girardeau. Lance was a very special person who changed the lives of everyone who met him. ...
Harlan Minner (01/18/12)
Harlan Rance "Ike" Minner, 60, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Jan. 16, 2012, at his home. He was born Dec. 17, 1951, in St. Louis, to William Thomas and Marie Lee Reagan Minner. He and Carlotta E. "Kim" Meyer were married Nov. 27, 1993, in Cape Girardeau...
Pamela Johnson (01/18/12)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Pamela Reese Johnson, 57, of Advance died Sunday, Jan. 15, 2012, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Nov. 4, 1954, in Hickman County, Ky., to James and Frances Griffin Reese. Pam was a licensed practical nurse...
Hattie Slinkard (01/18/12)
BENTON, Mo. -- Hattie Elizabeth Slinkard, 89, of Benton died Monday, Jan. 16, 2012, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born May 5, 1922, in Beckley, W.Va., to Frank Elmer and Mary Fountain Cochran Cook. She married Herman Russell "Shorty" Slinkard on Oct. 21, 1939, at Oran, Mo. He preceded her in death June 11, 1995...
Brayden Rodgers (01/17/12)
Brayden Michael Rodgers, 6, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Jan. 15, 2012, at Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital in St. Louis. He was born May 3, 2005, in Abilene, Texas. He is the son of Brian and Stephanie Rodgers Myers. Brayden attended Jane Long Elementary in Abilene, and was a first-grade student at Alma Schrader Elementary School in Cape Girardeau. He was a member of Ranch House Fellowship Cowboy Church in Abilene and attended La Croix United Methodist Church in Cape Girardeau...
Percy Buchheit (01/17/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Percy A. Buchheit, 90, of Perryville passed away Sunday, Jan. 15, 2012, at Perry Oaks Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Perryville. He was born May 5, 1921, in Perry County, Mo., to Thomas and Ida Krieger Buchheit. He and Dolores Brewer were married April 12, 1947...
Gene Littleton (01/17/12)
Newel "Gene" Littleton, 90, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Jan. 16, 2012, at Ratliff Care Center. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
J.T. Smith (01/17/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. — J.T. "Jack" Smith, 91, of Perryville died Sunday, Jan. 15, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Service will be private.
Ike Minner (01/17/12)
Ike Minner, 60, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Jan. 16, 2012, at his home. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Otis Monahan (01/17/12)
THEBES, Ill. -- Otis W. Monahan, 72, of Carbondale, Ill., formerly of Thebes, passed away Saturday, Jan. 14, 2012, at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale. He was born Jan. 29, 1939, in Caddo Gap, Ark., son of Lee and Ruth Cook Monahan. He first married Carol Johnson of De Soto, Ill., mother of Becky and David. He then married Sandra Adams March 19, 1976, wife of 35 years...
Hattie Slinkard (01/17/12)
BENTON, Mo. — Hattie Slinkard, 89, of Benton died Monday, Jan. 16, 2012, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Benton is in charge of arrangements.
Charlotte Surface (01/17/12)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Charlotte Ann Surface, 67, of Chaffee died Sunday, Jan. 15, 2012, at Chaffee Nursing Center. She was born Feb. 12, 1944, in Detroit, Mich., to the late Monroe Henry and Naomi Regina Compas Lauck. She married Roy Surface on Feb. 13, 1965...
Margarita Philip (01/17/12)
ROTTERDAM, N.Y. -- Margarita George Philip, 82, passed away peacefully Sunday, Jan. 15, 2012, at St. Peter's Hospital in Albany, N.Y., surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Cyprus, daughter of the late George and Eleni Charalambous. Margarita was preceded in death by her husband, Michael, in 1998...
Leona Riney (01/17/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Leona M. Riney, 75, of Perryville died Sunday, Jan. 15, 2012, at Woodland Hills Nursing Facility in Marble Hill, Mo. She was born June 5, 1936, in St. Louis, daughter of Raymond L. and Norma M. Beller Anderson. She married Kenneth L. Riney on July 9, 1955. He preceded her in death Dec. 12, 2010...
Kacie Edmonds (01/16/12)
ANNA, Ill. -- Kacie Nicole Edmonds, 29, of Anna died Jan. 15, 2012, at the Union County Hospital in Anna. Friends may call from 10 a.m. until the service Tuesday at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Anna. The funeral will be at noon Tuesday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Bryan Morrison officiating. Interment will be in Anna Cemetery...
Arline Huber (01/16/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Arline M. Huber, 78, of Perryville died Jan. 15, 2012, at Independence Care Center in Perryville. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Young and Sons Funeral Home, with a Catholic wake at 7 p.m. Visitation will continue from 6:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. Wednesday, with the rosary at 9 a.m. Funeral Mass will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church...
Nancy Chiles (01/16/12)
Nancy Ruth Chiles, 81, of Jackson died Saturday, Jan. 14, 2012, at her home. She was born Nov. 25, 1930, in St. Louis to William Francis and Julia A. Howard Anthony. Nancy graduated from Webster Groves High School. She was a secretary for the Farmington Mental Health Center for more than 20 years, retiring in 1995...
Warren Hoehn (01/16/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Warren W. Hoehn, 87, of Perryville died Jan. 14, 2012, at Perry Oaks Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Perryville. He was born on Feb. 9, 1924, in Perry County, Mo., son of Cletus and Cora Sittner Hoehn. He married Verna Meister-Hoehn on May 12, 1946. She survives in Perryville...
Lloyd Charles Whitledge (01/16/12)
Lloyd Charles Whitledge, 73, of Jackson died Saturday, Jan.14, 2012 at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born July 4, 1938, in Grand Rapids, Mich. to Glenn Alfred and Wilma Ruth McDowell Whitledge. Lloyd and Velma Sharrock were married June 6, 1964, at Reagan Chapel Church...
Brandon Jackson (01/16/12)
ANNA, Ill. -- Brandon Thomas Jackson, 35, of Anna died at 12:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 13, 2012, at his home. He was born Feb. 18, 1976, in Carbondale, Ill., the son of Melvin Thomas "Gus" Jackson and Tammy Hileman Stewart. Brandon is survived by his mother, Tammy (David) Stewart of Jonesboro, Ill.; his father, Gus (Lila) Jackson of Makanda, Ill.; his former wife, Kendall Jackson Wilson; a daughter, Madison Riley Jackson and a son, Tristen Thomas Jackson, both of Cape Girardeau; three brothers, Chad and Ian Stewart, both of Jonesboro, and Jim Scutt of Paducah, Ky.; four sisters, Cortnie Stewart, Jodie Stewart and Codie Carver, all of Jonesboro, and Amy Scutt of Marion, Ill.; uncles and aunts, Carey (Sue) Hileman of Crab Orchard, Ill., Bruce (Helen) Hileman of Lake Of Egypt, Ill., Todd (Sue) Hileman of Anna; maternal grandparents, Henry L. ...
Stephanie Augspurger (01/15/12)
Stephanie K. Henderson Augspurger, 55, of Loveland, Ohio, passed away Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012.
JoDonna Schwepker (01/15/12)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- JoDonna Ann Schwepker, 52, of Chaffee departed this life Friday, Jan. 13, 2012, at her mother's home in Chaffee.
Arwin Koch (01/15/12)
Arwin G. Koch, 79, of Gordonville passed away Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012, at his home. He was born Dec. 22, 1932, in Gordonville, to Arthur and Dora Grossheider Koch. He and Betty Jean Faris were married July 21, 1961, at Zion Lutheran Church in Gordonville. They had been married nearly 18 years when she passed away July 1, 1979...
Margaret Ostendorf (01/15/12)
Margaret Ostendorf, 64, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Jan. 12, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center.
Robert Jones Jr. (01/15/12)
ANNA, Ill. -- Robert "Bob" Jones Jr., 59, of Anna died Thursday, Jan. 12, 2012, at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale, Ill.
Billy Ray Kimbel (01/15/12)
Billy Ray Kimbel, 73, of Cape Girardeau passed away Friday, Jan. 13, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Dec. 29, 1938, in Cape Girardeau, son of William E. and Mary Elizabeth Miller Kimbel. Billy was a custodian for Cape Girardeau public schools. He was a member of the Church of the Nazarene in Jackson...
Lloyd Charles Whitledge (01/15/12)
Lloyd Charles Whitledge, 73, of Jackson died Saturday, Jan. 14, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Cracraft-Miller Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at New McKendree United Methodist Church in Jackson...
Michael Matney (01/13/12)
Michael Shai Matney, 54, of Memphis, Tenn., passed away Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012, at his home. He was born July 18, 1957, in Cape Girardeau, son of Lawrence and Evelyn Habada Matney. He and Camille Lyons were married June 16, 1984, at Kaskaskia Island, Ill. She preceded him in death March 24, 2010...
Winifred Dokes (01/13/12)
Winifred Katherine Dokes, 66, of Milledgeville, Ga., died Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, at Downtown VA Hospital in Augusta, Ga. She was born Dec. 6, 1945, in St. Louis, to Clyde A. and Jewel Mae McLain Godwin. She and William L. Dokes were married Jan. 3, 1983...
Robert Jones Jr. (01/13/12)
ANNA, Ill. — Robert Joseph Jones Jr., 59, of Anna died Thursday, Jan. 12, 2012, at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale, Ill. Crain Funeral Home in Anna is in charge of arrangements.
Arwin Koch (01/13/12)
Arwin G. Koch, 79, of Gordonville died Thursday, Jan. 12, 2012, at his home. McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Paul Endres (01/13/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Paul J. Endres, 85, of Perryville passed away Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Oct. 15, 1926, in Perry County, to James and Anna F. Zahner Endres. Mr. Endres served in the Army during the Korean conflict...
Lora Gramlisch (01/13/12)
ADVANCE, Mo. -- Lora Mae Gramlisch, 83, of Advance passed away Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Sept. 5, 1928, at Scopus, Mo., daughter of Roy and Hazel Killian Jones. She and Ray Gramlisch were married Feb. 9, 1946. He died Oct. 13, 2001...
Donna Mosby (01/12/12)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Donna M. Mosby, 73, of Jonesboro died Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012, at her home. Visitation will be from noon to service time Friday at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home, with Bill Littrell officiating. Burial will be in Jonesboro Cemetery...
Ruth McDowell (01/12/12)
Ruth McDowell, 96, of Jackson passed away Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. She was born Feb. 1, 1915, in Fruitland, daughter of Elbert and Dell Price Short. She and Chester McDowell were married June 25, 1937. He preceded her in death Feb. 4, 1977...
Lucille Ratcliff (01/12/12)
BREWER, Mo. -- Lucille A. Ratcliff, 95, of Brewer died Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012, at Perry Oaks Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Perryville, Mo. She was born May 9, 1916, at Kaskaskia Island, Ill., daughter of Roy and Millie Layton Picou. She and Louis J. Ratcliff were married June 11, 1934. He preceded her in death Oct. 4, 1984...
Lois Schnare (01/12/12)
Lois Velma Schnare, 89, formerly of Cape Girardeau and Bosworth, Mo., died Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012, at Good Samaritan Health Care facility in Alliance, Neb. She was born Feb. 9, 1922, at Carrollton, Mo., to Adolph William and Eulah Lois Veach Brockmeier. She and Martin G. Schnare were married Nov. 13, 1938, in Carrollton...
Omar Farrow (01/12/12)
Omar Ray Farrow, 91, of Jackson passed away Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012, at the Missouri Veterans Home. He was born Dec. 23, 1920, in Cape Girardeau, son of Edward and Valodea Fern Ward Farrow. He and Maxine Littleton were married Aug. 25, 1941, in Parma, Mo. She passed away Dec. 19, 2007...
Scotty Moyers (01/12/12)
BENTON, Mo. -- Charles Ray "Scotty" Moyers, 69, of Benton died Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012, at his home. He was born March 25, 1942, in Cape Girardeau, to Charles Eugene and Dorothy Lee Atchley Moyers. He and Vicky Lynn Hobbs were married Feb. 17, 1990, in Cape Girardeau...
Evelyn Seabaugh (01/12/12)
Evelyn Griffin Seabaugh, 82, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012, at home. She was born March 20, 1929, in Hornersville, Mo., to W.J. and Corda Atteberry Griffin. She and Paul Miller Seabaugh were married April 24, 1949, at Vanduser, Mo. He preceded her in death April 14, 2009...
Lela McClure (01/11/12)
ANNA, Ill. — Lela McClure, 89, of Anna died Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, at Union County Hospital. Crain Funeral Home in Anna is in charge of arrangements.
Evelyn Seabaugh (01/11/12)
Evelyn G. Seabaugh, 82, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012, in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Westminster Presbyterian Church, with the Rev. Karen Dumey officiating. Burial will be in Fairmont Cemetery...
Ruth McDowell (01/11/12)
Ruth McDowell, 96, of Jackson died Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Omar Farrow (01/11/12)
Omar Ray Farrow, 91, of Jackson passed away Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012, at the Missouri Veterans Home. He was born Dec. 23, 1920, in Cape Girardeau, son of Edward and Valodea Fern Ward Farrow. He and Maxine Littleton were married Aug. 25, 1941, in Parma, Mo. She passed away Dec. 19, 2007...
Alice Dye (01/11/12)
Alice Lee Dye, 70, of Van Buren, Mo., departed this life Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Feb. 19, 1941, in Deering, Mo., daughter of the late Benjamin Beckum and Gladys Ann Grisham Dye. Ms. Dye had resided in Van Buren since moving from Cape Girardeau in 1996. She was an educator in the Cape Girardeau School District many years, and was a member of the United Methodist Church. Alice enjoyed playing bridge, traveling and reading...
Evelyn Welter (01/11/12)
Evelyn M. Welter, 84, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Jan. 8, 2012, at Life Care Center of Cape Girardeau. She was born Dec. 1, 1927, in Cape Girardeau, to George and Novella Hilderbrand Sample. She and Jerome A. Welter were married Jan. 14, 1947, in Cape Girardeau. He died April 30, 2011...
Martha Knox (01/11/12)
DANVILLE, Va. -- Martha E. Knox, 90, of Danville died Friday, Dec. 30, 2011, in Danville Regional Medical Center after a brief illness. She was born Feb. 7, 1921, in Jackson, daughter of Carroll W. and Mabel Talley Knox. Martha was a member of Moffett Memorial Baptist Church where she served as librarian 17 years. ...
Gordon Brumley (01/10/12)
Gordon Ray Brumley, 71, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012, at his home. Announcement courtesy of McCombs Funeral Home.
Evelyn Welter (01/10/12)
Evelyn M. Welter, 84, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Jan. 8, 2012, at Life Care Center. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Mark Anderson officiating. Burial will be in Lorimier Cemetery...
Omar Farrow (01/10/12)
Omar Ray Farrow, 91, of Jackson died Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012, at the Missouri Veterans Home. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson, and from 9:30 a.m. until time of service Friday at Wesley United Methodist Church. A Masonic service will be held Thursday at 7 p.m., followed by an American Legion service...
Dorothy Moore (01/10/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Dorothy B. Moore, 90, of Perryville died Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, at Perry Oaks Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, and from 6:30 to 9:30 a.m. Thursday at Young and Sons Funeral Home. The rosary will be recited at 8:15 a.m. Thursday...
James Smith (01/10/12)
James E. Smith, 83, of Gordonville passed away Sunday, Jan. 8, 2012, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 6, 1928, in Cape Girardeau, son of Daniel S. and Eva B. Utley Smith. He and Doris J. Eakins were married Oct. 16, 1950, in Cape Girardeau. She passed away June 21, 2011...
Joe King (01/10/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Joseph P. "Joe" King, 71, of Perryville died Sunday, Jan. 8, 2012, at his home. He was born Feb. 11, 1940, in St. Louis, son of Eugene and Josephine Bonzani King. He and Barbara Ann Merz were married May 20, 1967, in St. Louis...
Tow'anda Cripps (01/10/12)
Tow'anda W. Cripps, 47, of Scott City died Monday, Jan. 2, 2012, from injuries sustained in an accident at his home Jan. 1. He was born Nov. 30, 1964, in Detroit, son of Elmer and Gladys Cripps. Cripps was a graduate of refrigeration school. Survivors include his fiancee, Christina Burton; a sister, Vana Cripps of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; eight beloved grandchildren; two nieces; and four nephews...
Olga Ruessler (01/10/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Olga A. Ruessler, 92, of Perryville died Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, at the home of a daughter. She was born July 2, 1919, in Cape Girardeau County, daughter of Adolf and Flora Petzoldt Koenig. She and Herbert Ruessler were married Sept. 2, 1939. He preceded her in death April 23, 1994...
Derick Bramlett (01/10/12)
Derick A. Bramlett, 28, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Jan. 8, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born June 26, 1983, in Sikeston, Mo., son of Charles and Brenda Jeffries Bramlett. Bramlett was a carpenter with S&S Interiors in Cape Girardeau, and a member of the Carpenter's Union...
Carl Meyer (01/09/12)
CHARLESTON, Mo. -- Carl A. Meyer Sr., 82, of Charleston, formerly of Mounds, Ill., died Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012, at Charleston Manor in Charleston. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Barkett Funeral Home in Cairo, Ill. Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, with Dr. Larry L. Potts officiating. Interment will be in Beechwood Cemetery at Mounds...
Helen Bryant (01/09/12)
Helen Louise Bryant, 94, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012, at her son's home in Hickman, Ky. She was born Nov. 21, 1917, in Cape Girardeau, to Grover C. and Bertha Goza Bond. She graduated from Cape Girardeau Central High in 1935. She and Sammie D. Bryant married Saturday, May 28, 1938, in Cape Girardeau. He died April 14, 2000...
Patricia Mueller (01/09/12)
Patricia "Patty" Ann Mueller, 79, departed this world for heavenly glory on Jan. 8, 2012, after suffering a massive stroke and its ensuing complications. Pat and Milton Mueller were married Nov. 25, 1951, near St. Louis at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Olivette, Mo., where they were active in many facets of church and community activities...
Rosie Pierce (01/09/12)
Rosie Flora Pierce, 91, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Jan. 8, 2012, at Southeast Hospital. She was born Nov. 6, 1920, in Pocahontas, to Adolph H. and Flora Petzoldt Koenig. She married James B. Pierce on Sept. 16, 1939, in Jackson. He died March 10, 1998...
Velma Upshaw (01/09/12)
Velma L. Upshaw, 87, of Ullin, Ill., formerly of Cairo, Ill., passed away at 8:20 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012, at the Daystar Care Center in Cairo. Velma was born July 12, 1924, in Caruthersville, Mo. Mrs. Upshaw was a member of the Mighty Rivers Worship Center in Cairo and a former member of the Cairo Business and Professional Women's Club, where she served as a past state officer. She was also a volunteer for the Reach to Recovery Program...
Derick Bramlett (01/09/12)
Derick A. Bramlett, 28, died Jan. 8, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born June 26, 1983, in Sikeston, Mo., son of Charles and Brenda Jeffries Bramlett of Sikeston. He was employed as a carpenter for S&S Interiors in Cape Girardeau and a member of the Carpenter's Union...
Daniel Bailey (01/09/12)
Daniel Wayne Bailey, 40, was born Sept. 2, 1971, in Dexter, Mo., and departed this life on Jan. 7, 2012, at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Survivors include Brent, Brent Jr., Stacey and Levi Bradley of the home; his parents, Paul Glenn and Margaret Emma Hale Bradley of Doniphan, Mo.; nieces, Nikki and Bianca Bailey, both of Doniphan, and Rachael (Derrick) Ragle of Qulin, Mo.; three brothers, LaRoy Bailey and his children, Alyssa and Braiden, Lenny Bailey and his children, Kimber and Kyle, and Damon Bailey, all of Doniphan; his dear friends, Blye Galemore and Jennifer Deaton, both of Jackson, Gaye Cooper of Dexter and Kim Frost of West Plains, Mo. ...
Maxine Heuschober (01/09/12)
Maxine Heuschober, 81, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Jan. 6, 2012, at the Monticello House in Jackson. She was born March 6, 1930, at Dutchtown to Albert and Rosalia Simpher Heisserer. She married William Heuschober on June 5, 1948, at Dutchtown. He preceded her in death Sept. 1, 1993...
Adrian Kersbergen (01/08/12)
Adrian J. Kersbergen, 72, of Delta died Friday, Jan. 6, 2012, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. A memorial service will be held at a later date. McCombs Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau is in charge of arrangements.
Maxine Heuschober (01/08/12)
Maxine Heuschober, 81, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Jan. 6, 2012, at the Monticello House in Jackson. She was born March 6, 1930, in Dutchtown to Albert and Rosalia Simpher Heisserer. She married William Heuschober on June 5, 1948, in Dutchtown. He preceded her in death Sept. 1, 1993...
H. Weldon Macke (01/08/12)
H. Weldon Macke, 81, of Gordonville died Friday, Jan. 6, 2012, at Southeast Hospital. He was born Aug. 16, 1930, at Gordonville to Albert and Dorothy Probst Macke. Weldon grew up in Gordonville and operated the family business, Macke's Store and Macke Farm Equipment Co. He and Bonnie Bierschwal were married July 11, 1954, at Cape Girardeau...
Clifford Sullivan (01/08/12)
Clifford M. Sullivan, 73, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012, at Southeast Hospital. He was born Aug. 15, 1938, to Carl and Lorena Rogers Sullivan. He married Shirley Faulkner on June 21, 1978. Clifford retired from Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Railroad. He was an avid gardener and lover of animals, both strays and rescues...
Earl Thomas Blackwell (01/07/12)
Earl Thomas Blackwell, 89, of Jackson, passed away Monday, Jan. 2, 2012, at Monticello House in Jackson. He was born Feb. 15, 1922, in Lilbourn, Mo., to Thomas G. and Mary A. Craig Blackwell. He and Dorothy Sides Link were married Aug. 22, 2009...
Gregg Huff (01/07/12)
Gregg F. Huff, 52, of Jackson passed away Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2012, at his son's home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Sept. 6, 1959, in St. Louis, son of George and Ruth Groves Huff. He and Robin Swope were married May 8, 1982. Loving survivors include his wife of 29 years; a son, Samuel Huff of Cape Girardeau; two daughters, Bailey and Zoe Huff of the home; his parents, George and Ruth Huff of Piedmont, Mo.; two brothers and sisters-in-law, John and Charity Huff of Jackson, Brent and Jill Huff of Lowndes, Mo.; 12 nieces and nephews.. ...
Alvina Forrester (01/07/12)
Alvina "Beenie" Forrester, 79, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012, at Southeast Hospital. She was born April 2, 1932, in Charleston, Mo., to William Henry and Lucretia Schaffer Hart. She and Herbert Glenn Forrester were married July 26, 1951, at Charleston...
Mary Lou Bollinger (01/07/12)
PARK HILLS, Mo. -- Mary Lou Bollinger, 87, of Park Hills passed away Friday, Jan. 6, 2012, at her home. She was born Aug. 8, 1924, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Charles E. and Lora Mae McDowell. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Lee E. Bollinger Aug. 9, 1999; a brother, Charles Raymond Riemann; a sister and brother-in-law, Wib and Ann Dean Lohman...
Helen Bryant (01/07/12)
Helen Louise Bryant, 94, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012, at the home of a son in Hickman, Ky. Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, with the Revs. Gary Brothers and Charles Lance officiating. Burial will be in Cape County Memorial Park...
Pearler Whitfield (01/07/12)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Pearler R. Whitfield, 83, of Cairo died Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 7 to 9 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to service time Sunday at Klondike Holy Trinity Church of Deliverance...
Gregg Huff (01/06/12)
Gregg F. Huff, 52, of Jackson died Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2012, at his son's home in Cape Girardeau. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the chapel of McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson, and from 10 a.m. until service time Monday at New Hope Baptist Church in Silva, Mo...
Charles Verble (01/06/12)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Charles Ray Verble, 76, of Jonesboro died Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2012, at his home. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Anna City Cemetery, with the Rev. Clifford Heil officiating. Burial will be in Anna City Cemetery. Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Anna, Ill., is in charge of arrangements...
Margaret Meyer (01/06/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Margaret M. "Margy" Meyer, 87, of Perryville died Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2012, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. She was born Aug. 23, 1924, in Perryville, daughter of William and Irene Buehler Lurk. She and Herbert W. Meyer were married Oct. 18, 1947. He preceded her in death Nov. 15, 1982...
Alvina Forrester (01/06/12)
Alvina "Beani" Forrester, 79, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home. Parish prayers will be at 7. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Mary's Cathedral, with the Rev. Tom Kiefer officiating. Burial will be in St. Mary's Cemetery...
John Miller (01/06/12)
John Raney Miller, 83, passed away Sunday, Jan. 1, 2012, at his home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 10, 1928, in Cape Girardeau, to Ernest and Kitty Pounds Miller. He and Mary Lee Burciaga were married Oct. 20, 1951, in Cape Girardeau. After graduating from Central High School, John honorably served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II from June 5, 1946, to May 15, 1947...
Ione Knight (01/06/12)
Frances Ione Knight, 91, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2012, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Aug. 6, 1920, in Wapakoneta, Ohio, to David Christian and Clara Croft Brorein. She and Wallace R. Knight were married Jan. 22, 1945, at Fort Campbell, Ky. He preceded her in death Sept. 9, 2006...
Eula Cook (01/06/12)
A tribute to our mother Our mother, Eula Arlene Cook, was born in Cape Girardeau to Lester and Cinda Bishop. While living in Missouri, she met and married the love of her life, Truman Cook, with whom she shared 66 years of marriage and four daughters, Jane Howry (Bob), Nancy Hamlet (John), Cindy McClanathan (Michael), Mary Ann Castelhano (Ed); 11 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren...
Cliff Burchyett (01/06/12)
PLAINFIELD, Ind. -- Cliff Burchyett, 80, of Plainfield passed away Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2012, in the Village of Avon Health Care Facility. He was born May 20, 1931, in McClure, Ill., to Audrey and Marie Phillips Burchyett. He married Erline Dickson on July 17, 1952...
Blanche Akers (01/06/12)
Blanche Rahvee Akers, 87, of Cape Girardeau passed away Monday, Jan. 2, 2012, at the Lutheran Home. She was born July 23, 1924, in Leadwood, Mo., to George A. and Era Lydia Upchurch Miller. She and Frank T. Akers were married May 25, 1983, in Clayton, Mo. He preceded her March 10, 1994...
Kenneth Rogers (01/06/12)
Kenneth Warrengee Rogers, 80, of Parrish, Fla., died Sunday, Dec. 25, 2011, at Manatee Hospital in Ellenton, Fla. He was born Sept. 2, 1931, son of Theodore W. and Ruth Mae Steward Rogers. Rogers was a U.S. Army veteran. He worked at Chrysler Transmission in Kokomo, Ind., most of his adult life...
Julius Whittaker (01/06/12)
Julius Charles "J.C." Whittaker, 87, of Jackson died Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2012, at Hickory Creek Nursing Home in Crawfordsville, Ind. He was born Sept. 21, 1924, in Jackson, to R.V. and Marie Ramsey Whittaker. He was a proud 1942 graduate of Jackson High School. He resided west of Jackson until his health declined in recent years and he moved to Crawfordsville to reside near a niece...
Lawrence Pattengill (01/05/12)
FLORISSANT, Mo. -- Lawrence Pattengill, 87, of Florissant passed away Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2012. He was born Nov. 17, 1924, in Cape Girardeau, to W.C. and Nellie Pattengill. He and Nola B. Garner were married Oct. 15, 1943. His early years were spent in Southeast Missouri where he graduated from Benton, Mo., High School in 1942...
Edna Hayes (01/05/12)
BIEHLE, Mo. -- Edna H. Hayes, 93, of Biehle died Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2012, at Hillcrest Nursing Home in De Soto, Mo. Visitation will be from 9:30 to 10 a.m. Friday at Miller Family Funeral Home in Perryville, Mo. Funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m. Friday at St. Maurus Catholic Church in Biehle. Burial will be in St. Maurus Catholic Cemetery...
Getty Cicchette (01/05/12)
OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- Getty Cicchette, 80, of Olive Branch died Saturday, Dec. 31, 2011, at her home. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to service time today at Crain Funeral Home in Tamms, Ill. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. today at the funeral home, with the Revs. Steven Butler and Darrell Fair officiating. Burial will be in McCrite Cemetery...
Robert Lloyd Jr. (01/05/12)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Robert Bruce "Bob" Lloyd Jr., 87, of Marble Hill passed away Sunday, Jan. 1, 2012, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born May 10, 1924, in St. Paul, Minn., son of Robert Bruce and Thelma Stafford Lloyd Sr. He and Ann Foltz Hubbard were married Aug. 22, 1976...
William Shepard (01/05/12)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- William Carl Shepard, 73, of Jonesboro and Bushnell, Fla., died Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2012, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born July 26, 1938, in Jonesboro, son of Harry and Bea Boshell Shepard. He married Betty Holtzclaw on Jan. 27, 1984, in Corinth, Miss...
Anna Lamastus (01/05/12)
THEBES, Ill. -- Anna May Miller Light Lamastus, 98, of Thebes passed away Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2012, at Daystar Care Center in Cairo, Ill. She was born April 19, 1913, at Benton, Ill., daughter of James "Jim" and Lena Miller. Anna May was a member of Alexander Freewill Baptist Church in rural Thebes...
Kenneth Rogers (01/05/12)
Kenneth Warrengee Rogers, 80, of Parrish, Fla., died Sunday, Dec. 25, 2011, at Manatee Hospital in Ellenton, Fla. He was born Sept. 2, 1931, son of Theodore W. and Ruth Mae Steward Rogers. Rogers was a U.S. Army veteran. He worked at Chrysler Transmission in Kokomo, Ind., most of his adult life...
Martha Gross (01/04/12)
Martha LaVerne Gross, 81, of Jackson died Sunday, Jan. 1, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born March 30, 1930, in Cape Girardeau County, to Chester and Martha Ahrens Matthews. She and Robert W. Gross were married July 28, 1950, at Gordonville. He preceded her in death March 25, 2002...
Jean Halbin (01/04/12)
ANNA, Ill. -- Jean Katherine Halbin, 89, of Anna died Monday, Jan. 2, 2012, at Union County Nursing Home in Anna. Graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Anna City Cemetery, with Bill Littrell officiating. Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Anna is in charge of arrangements...
Joan Bauwens (01/04/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Joan M. Bauwens, 75, of Perryville died Monday, Jan. 2, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today and 6:30 to 9:20 a.m. Thursday at Young and Sons Funeral Home. A Catholic wake will be held at 5:30 p.m. today, and the rosary will be recited at 8:15 a.m. Thursday...
Danny Holdman (01/04/12)
ANNA, Ill. -- Danny J. Holdman, 67, of Anna died Sunday, Jan. 1, 2012, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today and from noon to service time Thursday at Crain Funeral Home in Anna. Emergency services will hold a walk through and salute at 6 p.m...
Dorothy Martin (01/04/12)
ANNA, Ill. — Dorothy L. Martin, 82, of Anna died Sunday, Jan. 1, 2012, at her home. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. today at Crain Funeral Home in Anna, with the Rev. Mitch Jackson officiating. Burial will be in Anna City Cemetery.
Earl Blackwell (01/04/12)
Earl Thomas Blackwell, 89, of Jackson died Monday, Jan. 2, 2012, at Monticello House. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. A service will be held at a later date. McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center is in charge of arrangements.
Julius Whittaker (01/04/12)
Julius Charles "J.C." Whittaker, 87, of Jackson died Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2012, at Hickory Creek Nursing Home in Crawfordsville, Ind. A Masonic service will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday at the chapel of McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson, followed by visitation until time of service...
Birdie McVeety (01/04/12)
Birdie Mae McBride McVeety, 94, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Dec. 31, 2011, at the Lutheran Home. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. today at Williams and Lord Funeral Home in Greenwood, Miss., with the Rev. Ricky Reece officiating. Burial will be in Seneasha Cemetery in Goodman, Miss...
Bruxie Norman (01/04/12)
Bruxie L. Norman, 89, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Jan. 1, 2012, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Feb. 15, 1922, in Rutherford, Tenn., to Roy and Estelle Chappius Glisson. She and Lee Norman were married Sept. 20, 1945, in Tulsa, Okla. He preceded her in 1988...
Alene Barlow (01/04/12)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Alene Barlow, 85, of Chaffee, formerly of Delta, died Friday, Dec. 30, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born July 21, 1926, in Advance, Mo., to the late John William and Lillie Mae Marrow Randles. She married the Rev. Russell Barlow Aug. 25, 1945. He preceded her in death Dec. 20, 1985...
William Craig (01/04/12)
William Albert "Bill" Craig, 70, of Gordonville died Sunday, Jan. 1, 2012, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born Sept. 12, 1941, in Memphis, Tenn., to the late James Leon and Lilly Craig. He and Charlotte Boyce of Sikeston, Mo., were married Aug. 24, 1969...
Ruby Warren (01/04/12)
ULLIN, Ill. -- Ruby Pankey Warren, 91, of Ullin, formerly of Tamms, Ill., died Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2012, at her home. She was born Nov. 2, 1920, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of the Rev. R.H. and Esther Ninswonger Pankey. She married Everett S. Warren on Aug. 7, 1937. He preceded her in death Oct. 24, 2001...
Mae Sitze (01/04/12)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Mae Marie Sitze, 95, of Jonesboro, Ark., formerly of Marble Hill, passed away Sunday, Jan. 1, 2012, at her home. She was born Dec. 10, 1916, daughter of Bennett Arthur and Carrie Etta Mouser Cobb near Glenallen, Mo. She and Wilson Edward Sitze were married Sept. 28, 1935, in Marble Hill. He passed away March 16, 1997...
Hope Elliott (01/04/12)
HUNTSVILLE, Ark. -- Hope Darlene Elliott, 72, of Huntsville died Monday, Jan. 2, 2012, at Granby House in Granby, Mo. She was born Nov. 6, 1939, at Illmo, daughter of Gilbert Leo and Ruby Elizabeth Will Blattel. She attended Huntsville Free Will Baptist Church. She was the widow of Troy Walter Elliott, whom she married Oct. 28, 1961, at Doniphan, Mo. He preceded her in death April 13, 1994...
Raymond Goodson Jr. (01/04/12)
Raymond F. "R.F." Goodson Jr., 84, of Jackson passed away Monday, Jan. 2, 2012, at Jackson Manor Nursing Home. He was born Oct. 6, 1927, in Carrollton, Mo., to Raymond F. and Frances M. Buster Goodson Sr. He and Evelyn Marie Pittenger were married June 15, 1946...
Effie Bagbey (01/04/12)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Effie I. Bagbey, 80, of Mounds passed away at 5:54 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2012, at the Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Effie was born Oct. 20, 1931, in Mounds, daughter of the late James Cobbs and Victoria Bishop. Effie was a member of the United Methodist Church in Mounds, a lifelong member of the Egyptian Country Club and was a five-time Women's Golf Champion. She was a former owner of the Flower Center in Cairo, Ill., for several years...
Getty Cicchette (01/03/12)
OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. — Getty Cicchette, 80, of Olive Branch died Saturday, Dec. 31, 2011, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete at Crain Funeral Home in Tamms, Ill.
Dorothy Martin (01/03/12)
ANNA, Ill. — Dorothy Martin, 82, of Anna died Sunday, Jan. 1, 2012, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete at Crain Funeral Home in Anna-Jonesboro.
Woodrow Obermann (01/03/12)
FREDERICKTOWN, Mo. -- Woodrow "Woody" Obermann, 85, died Saturday, Dec. 31., 2011, at his home in Fredericktown. He was formerly of Dutchtown. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Wilson Funeral Home in Fredericktown. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home...
Martha Gross (01/03/12)
Martha LaVerne Gross, 81, of Jackson died Sunday, Jan. 1, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until time of service Friday at Christ Lutheran Church in Gordonville. The funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday at the church, with the Rev. Gary Hoffstetter officiating...
John Miller (01/03/12)
John R. Miller, 83, died Sunday, Jan. 1, 2012, at his home in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 2 p.m. until time of service Sunday at McCombs Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Mike Shupert officiating...
Raymond Goodson (01/03/12)
Raymond F. Goodson, 84, of Jackson died Monday, Jan. 2, 2012, at Jackson Manor Nursing Home. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the chapel of McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Grant Gillard officiating...
Milton Hecht (01/03/12)
ALTENBURG, Mo. -- Milton Hecht, 86, of Altenburg died Dec. 31, 2011, at St. Luke's Hospital in St. Louis. He was born July 14, 1925, in Perry County, Mo., son of the late Martin and Clara Weseloh Hecht. He and Aline Schmidt were married Oct. 24, 1948. She preceded him in death March 5, 2009...
Margaret Kies (01/03/12)
Margaret J. Kies, 91, of Jackson died Saturday, Dec. 31, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born April 8, 1920, in Portage, Pa., to Michael and Mary Gerchock Matvy. She married Dr. Vineyard L. Kies on March 23, 1950. He died June 15, 1990...
Barbara Nolen (01/03/12)
Barbara J. Nolen, 61, of Jackson, formerly of Mississippi County, passed away Sunday Jan. 1, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Born on June 15, 1950, in Texas County, Mo., near Houston to Wanda Evelyn Pemberton Brooks Salyer of Anniston, Mo., and the late Bill Brooks, Barbara lived in Jackson for 20 years. ...
B.W. Birk (01/01/12)
BALLWIN, Mo. -- B.W. Birk, 85, of Ballwin, formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Saturday, Dec. 31, 2011, at Mercy Skilled Nursing Facility in Creve Coeur, Mo. He was born April 16, 1926, in Cape Girardeau to Leo H. and Lydia A. Voshage Birk. He was a sergeant in the U.S. Army during the Korean War...
Dorothy Bigham (01/01/12)
OLIVE BRANCH, Ill. -- Dorothy Dean Bigham, 76, of Olive Branch died Friday, Dec. 30, 2011, at her residence. Friends may call from 9 a.m. until time of service Monday at Jones Funeral Home in Tamms, Ill. Funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Gene Hart officiating...
Niki Daoukas (01/01/12)
Niki Daoukas, age 89, of Jackson, formerly of St. Louis, died Friday, Dec. 30, 2011, at her home in Jackson. She was born on April 23, 1922, in Istanbul (Constantinople), Turkey to Alexander and Eleni Pangalos. She married Christ Daoukas in 1951. He preceded her in death in 1980...
Arlene Barlow (01/01/12)
Alene Barlow, 85, died on Friday Dec. 30, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Alene was born on July 21, 1926, in Advance, Mo., to the late John William and Lillie Mae Marrow Randles. She married the Rev. Russell Barlow on Aug. 25, 1945, and he preceded her in death Dec. 20, 1985...
Marvin Pfautsch (01/01/12)
Marvin Pfautsch, 82, of Cape Girardeau passed away Thursday, Dec. 29, 2011, at his home. He was surrounded by his loving family. Marvin was born Sept. 11, 1929, to Franklin and Elsie Pfautsch in Hermann, Mo. He married Cleora Jannusch on Sept. 17, 1949. They have two sons Mark (Lynda) Pfautsch and Brian (Anita) Pfautsch, all of Cape Girardeau...
Audrey Morgan (01/01/12)
Audrey Morgan of Fort Collins, Colo., formerly of Chaffee, Mo., passed away Dec. 20, 2011. She was born in Springfield, Mo., to the late W.O. and Anna Baker Tanner on Aug. 13, 1916. She attended and graduated from Chaffee High School in 1935. Audrey was married to Chester Morgan on May 4, 1935, and he preceded her in death Sept. 5, 2000...
Alida Koeberl (01/01/12)
Alida H. Koeberl, 87 of Jackson passed away Friday, Dec. 30, 2011, at the Monticello House in Jackson. She was born Oct. 2, 1924, in New Wells, daughter of Arthur and Helene Koenig Mirly. Her mother passed away soon after her birth, and she was raised by her stepmother, Rufina Meyr Mirly. Alida and Elmer Koeberl were married April 16, 1950. He passed away April 20, 1995...