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Obituaries from September 2012

Helen Westermann (09/30/12)
MOUND CITY, Ill. -- Helen L. Westermann, 88, of Metropolis, Ill., formerly of Memphis, Tenn., and Mound City died Friday, Sept. 28, 2012, at Southgate Health Care Center in Metropolis. Visitation is at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Mound City, where friends may call from 10:30 a.m. until time for services Wednesday...
Donald Kogge (09/30/12)
Donald V. Kogge, age 88, beloved husband of the late Eloise M. Loving father of John Kogge (Heather) of Liberty, Ind., David Kogge (Janet, deceased) of Los Angeles and Elizabeth Tippit (Carl) of Chagrin Falls, Ohio. Dear grandfather of Christian, Sean, Eric, Jesse and Gabriel. ...
Ruby Mae Stearns (09/30/12)
Ruby Mae Stearns, 99, of Millersville died Friday, Sept. 28, 2012, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born Sept. 28, 1913, in Lixville, Mo., to William Henry and Myrtle Dell Blaylock Bangert. She married Elmer Stearns on March 17, 1936. He died July 7, 1980. Ruby was co-owner and operator of Stearns Phillips 66 Gas Station and convenience store near Millersville...
Gregory Vogelsang (09/30/12)
Gregory Alan Vogelsang, 61, of Jackson died Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born April 8, 1951, in Cape Girardeau, to Earl E. and Geraldine Bierschwal Vogelsang. Gregory attended Perkins Baptist Church and worked for Cotton Belt Railroad from 1971 to 1996...
Judge Stanley Grimm (09/30/12)
Stanley Grimm, husband, father, grandfather, lawyer, former circuit court judge and retired state of Missouri Court of Appeals judge, died Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012. He and Jane Morgan of Sedalia, Mo., were married between semesters of his first year in law school. His father, the Rev. Victor Grimm, officiated at the Feb. 1, 1957, ceremony at Trinity Lutheran Church in Sedalia...
Bill Lands (09/30/12)
Bill Lands, 78, of Jackson died Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012, at Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be after 5 p.m. today at White-Sanders Funeral Home in Fisk, Mo.
Isolene Harriman (09/30/12)
SEDGEWICKVILLE, Mo. -- Isolene Helen Harriman, 83, of Sedgewickville passed away Friday, Sept. 28, 2012, at Stockoff Nursing Home in Fredericktown, Mo. She was born Feb. 12, 1929, in Richland Center, Wis., daughter Clarence and Sadie Young Wheeler. She and Irl Eugene Harriman were married Sept. 14, 1948, in Richland Center. He passed away Feb. 17, 2009...
Stanley Hileman (09/28/12)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Stanley C. Hileman, 73, of Jonesboro died Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012, at St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro. The funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Tim Heinecke officiating. Burial will be in Anna City Cemetery...
Judge Stanley Grimm (09/28/12)
Judge Stanley A. Grimm, 79, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home. A memorial service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday at St. Andrew Lutheran Church...
Lorene Morgan (09/28/12)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Lorene Morgan, 91, of Jonesboro died Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012, at Jonesboro Rehab and Health Care Center. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until time of service today at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro. The funeral will be at 2:30 p.m. today at the funeral home, with the Rev. John Cripps officiating. Burial will be in Jonesboro Cemetery...
Jack Whitlock (09/28/12)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Jack Allan Whitlock, 63, of Chaffee passed away Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012, at his home. He was born Dec. 2, 1948, in Philadelphia, Pa., son of Robert C. and June Neumann Whitlock. He and Naomi Wicker were married Jan. 16, 1970. Jack received his high school diploma from Kenwood High in Maryland...
Fred Lindy (09/28/12)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Fred Lindy, 78, of Chaffee died Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Nov. 5, 1933, in Hayti, Mo., to Charles Jacob and Ruby Lee Mizzell Lindy. He and Marilyn Lawson were married Feb. 14, 2008, in Chaffee...
Roy Petzoldt (09/28/12)
Roy Edwin Petzoldt, 70, of Jackson passed away Monday, Sept. 24, 2012, at his home. He was born June 22, 1942, in Altenburg, Mo., son of Russell and Aleida Hemmann Petzoldt. He and Mary E. Brown were married Feb. 6, 1960. Roy attended Immanuel Lutheran School at New Wells. He enjoyed playing the guitar at local nursing homes and churches and was willing to help anyone any way he could...
Lillian Brown (09/28/12)
Lillian F. Brown, 72, of Cape Girardeau died Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012, at Fountainbleau Lodge. She was born March 3, 1940, in Murphysboro, Ill., to Milo S. and Florence A. Blackwell Rains. She and Jerry Douglas Brown were married June 26, 1963, in Belleville, Ill. He preceded her in death May 24, 1979...
Joseph LeGrand (09/28/12)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Joseph H. LeGrand, 64, of St. Louis went home to be with our heavenly Father on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012. He was born Nov. 25, 1947, to Clarence and Alma LeGrand of Chaffee. LeGrand was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He was the loving brother of Mary Ann (Bill) Jones, Germaine (Monroe) LeGrand, LaVern (Bernard) Kiefer, Helen (Mike) Harris, and Doug (LeAnn) LeGrand; and loving uncle to many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. ...
Margaret Barnes (09/27/12)
Margaret A. Hudgings Barnes, 70, of Jackson died Monday, Sept. 24, 2012, at her home. She was born Oct. 10, 1941, in Cape Girardeau, to Clay T. and Dorothy Schlue Hudgings Jr. Margaret attended Jefferson High School in Lafayette, Ind., and was a graduate of Logansport High School in Logansport, Ind. She enjoyed reading and being with family...
Sarah Borchelt (09/27/12)
Sarah H. Borchelt, 93, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012, at the Lutheran Home. She was born Oct. 16, 1918, in Gordonville, to Martin Peter and Clara Maria Eggers Hanschen. She and Benjamin Borchelt were married April 9, 1939, at Gordonville. He preceded her in death Jan. 17, 2007...
Effie Lang (09/27/12)
DONGOLA, Ill. -- Effie P. Lang, 73, of Dongola died Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2012, in Union County Hospital in Anna, Ill. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Anna. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Albert Simmons officiating. Burial will be in St. John's Cemetery in Dongola...
Fred Lindy (09/27/12)
CHAFFEE, Mo. — Fred N. Lindy, 78, of Chaffee died Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau.
Mary Naeter (09/27/12)
Mary Louise Naeter, 90, of Spanish Lake, Mo., daughter of Fred W. and Myrtle May McPherron Naeter, died Monday, Sept. 24, 2012, at Christian Hospital in St. Louis. Mary retired from Famous-Barr in St. Louis. Survivors include a close friend, Josephine Latham and her family of Ripley, Tenn.; and numerous cousins in Cape Girardeau and Texas...
Jerry Sadler (09/27/12)
ANNA, Ill. -- Jerry L. "Bud" Sadler, 75, of Anna died Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012, at his home. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until service time Saturday at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro, Ill. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with the Revs. Paul Sadler and Mike Miller officiating. Military honors will be conducted at the funeral home by Illinois National Guard Funeral Honors Team of Marion, Ill. Burial will be in Ebenezer Hall Cemetery...
Susanne Schonhoff (09/27/12)
Susanne K. Schonhoff, 68, of Cape Girardeau was called to her heavenly home Monday, Sept. 24, 2012. She was born Aug. 15, 1944, daughter of Edward and Onita Willer Popp. Sue was a member of Lynwood Baptist Church. God was first and foremost in her life. She had a deep love for her family. She was a former member of the Homemaker's Club and was active with Young Americans 4-H Club. She was employed many years at Schnuck's bakery, retiring in 2011...
Sarah Borchelt (09/26/12)
Sarah H. Borchelt, 93, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012, at the Lutheran Home. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Andrew Lutheran Church. Burial will be in Cape County Memorial Park...
Roy Petzoldt (09/26/12)
Roy Edwin Petzoldt, 70, of Jackson died Monday, Sept. 24, 2012, at his home. Friends may call from 10 a.m. until service time Saturday at the chapel of McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Jim Matthews officiating. Burial will be in New Bethel Baptist Cemetery near Pocahontas...
Charles Woods (09/26/12)
MORLEY, Mo. — Charles David Woods, 64, of Morley died Monday, Sept. 24, 2012, at the home of a sister in Morley. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Darcus Purl (09/26/12)
Darcus Tremayne Purl, 38, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born Oct. 19, 1973, in Cape Girardeau, to Ollie Louis and Martha Mae Harris Purl. Purl was employed as a mechanic in the Cape Girardeau area...
Benny Evans (09/26/12)
ORAN, Mo. -- Benny J. Evans, 71, of Oran passed away Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012, at the family home. He was born May 2, 1941, in Morley, Mo., to the late Ralph Samuel and Geraldine Fowler Evans. He and Diane Hanna were married Aug. 17, 1959. Benny was mayor of Oran from 1976 to 1978. He was a retired self-employed truck driver and owner of a furniture store in Oran. He was a member of Trinity Gospel Church in Sikeston, Mo...
Robert Teater (09/26/12)
A memorial service for Robert B. "Bob/Choc" Teater, 77, of Flagler Beach, Fla., will be held at 11 a.m. Oct. 6 at First Baptist Church of Flagler Beach, with Chet Thomas officiating. Bob passed away Monday, Sept. 24, 2012, at his home. He was born Oct. 26, 1934, in Nicholasville, Ky., to the late Frank C. and Emma M. Hill Teater...
Anna Cole (09/25/12)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Anna Marie Cole, 58, of Jonesboro died Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Funeral service and burial will be private. Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro is in charge of arrangements...
Vincent Essner (09/25/12)
KELSO, Mo. -- Vincent Stephen Essner, 92, of Kelso died Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012, at his home. He was born July 31, 1920, in New Hamburg, Mo., to Leo W. and Rosa H. Uhrhan Essner. He and Lorena Mary Diebold were married May 4, 1946, in Kelso. Vincent was a veterinary technician in the U.S. Army during World War II. He received four Bronze Stars for campaigns in Southern France, Rhineland, Central Europe and Rome-Arno...
Irene Grindstaff (09/25/12)
Ethel Irene Grindstaff, 91, of Whitewater passed away Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Aug. 26, 1921, in the Millersville area, to Steve and Meta Peters Sawyer. She and Dale Grindstaff were married April 12, 1939. They had been married 57 years when he passed away June 14, 1996...
John Keistler (09/25/12)
AMERICA, Ill. -- John V. Keistler, 68, of America died Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012, at his home. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Barkett Funeral Home in Mound City, Ill. Masonic service will be at 7:30 p.m. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Buddy Walls officiating. Burial will be in Jackson Cemetery in America...
Lloyd Oberts (09/25/12)
ANNA, Ill. -- Lloyd Eugene Oberts, 58, of Anna, formerly of Olive Branch, Ill., died Friday, Sept. 21, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. There will be no service. Crain Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau is in charge of arrangements...
Walter Rhodes (09/25/12)
Walter "Dusty" Rhodes, 90, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, Sept. 21, 2012, at the Lutheran Home. He was born Nov. 14, 1921, in Williamsville, Mo., to Walter Lacey and Mary Ellen Cook Rhodes. He and Alice Virginia Elliott were married March 27, 1948, in Jennings, Mo...
Margaret Sample (09/25/12)
Margaret Ann Sample, 66, of Jackson died Sept. 23, 2012, at her home. She was born Aug. 9, 1946, in Cape Girardeau, to Hollie Robert and Lucille Bertha Thorn Cutright. She and Lester Sample were married Aug. 30, 1963. Margaret worked at Riverfront Auto 25 years and at the Southeast Missourian two years...
Thomas Warner (09/25/12)
Thomas Leslie Warner, 32, of Cape Girardeau passed away Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012, at Normandy Nursing Center in St. Louis. He was born Feb. 3, 1980, in Cape Girardeau, to Larry Dean Charles Warner and Ruth Ann Cotner Burke. Thomas worked for the city of Cape Girardeau Parks and Recreation before becoming disabled...
Orville Birk (09/24/12)
Orville O. Birk, 79, of Jackson passed away Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born May 29, 1933, in Tilsit, to Martin M. and Martha A. Best Birk. He was baptized and confirmed at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Tilsit. He and Mary Ann Hennecke were married July 6, 1958, at Zion Lutheran Church in Gordonville. Their marriage was blessed with two children...
Vincent Essner (09/24/12)
KELSO, Mo. — Vincent Stephen Essner, 92, of Kelso died Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012, at his home. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Ethel Grindstaff (09/24/12)
Ethel Grindstaff, 91, of Whitewater died Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson.
Anna Zahner (09/24/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Anna Marie Zahner, 70, of Perryville died Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2012, in Laurel, Mont. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Young and Sons Funeral Home in Perryville. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Bruce Owens officiating. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery in Highland, Mo...
Lloyd Oberts (09/23/12)
ANNA, Ill. -- Lloyd Eugene Oberts, 58, of Anna, formerly of Olive Branch, Ill., died Friday, Sept. 21, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements will be announced later by Crain Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau.
Meghan Herndon (09/23/12)
Meghan Elizabeth Herndon, 21, of Fenton, Mo., passed away Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012, in a St. Louis hospital from injuries received in a vehicle-scooter accident Sept. 9. She was a nursing student and three-year scholar athlete at Southeast Missouri State University. She played soccer at the university, St. Paul Catholic School in Fenton, Mo., Rockwood Summit High School, and with the Vardar Soccer Club...
Gus Coomer (09/23/12)
Gus W. Coomer, 78, of Jackson went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.
Kenneth Sullivan (09/23/12)
Kenneth Ray "Ken" Sullivan, 47, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., departed this life Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012, in Ste. Genevieve County, Mo., from injuries received in an automobile accident. He was born Sept. 24, 1964, in Bristow, Okla., son of Clifford Melvin and Helen Rozelle Cathcart Sullivan...
John Chappius (09/23/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- John J. Chappius, 77, of Perryville died Sept. 22, 2012, at Independence Care Center in Perry County. Visitation will be from 4 to 9 p.m. Monday and from 6:30 to 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at Young and Sons Funeral Home. The funeral will at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, with the Rev. Milton Ryan officiating. Burial will be in Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery, with military graveside service provided by American Legion Post 133 and Delta Team...
Darcus Purl (09/23/12)
Darcus Tremayne Purl, 38, of Cape Girardeau died Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Ford and Sons Sprigg Street Chapel. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Howard McGee officiating. Burial will be in Lorimier Cemetery...
Michael Abernathy (09/21/12)
SEDGEWICKVILLE, Mo. -- Michael Abernathy, 60, of Sedgewickville passed away Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012, at his home. He was born March 6, 1952, in Cape Girardeau, son of Elmer Robert and Charlette Owens Abernathy. He and Carolyn Sue Macke were married Jan. 27, 1973...
Judith Aufdenberg (09/21/12)
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Judith Margaret Aufdenberg, 73, of Sikeston died Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012, at her home. A native of Birmingham, Ala., Judy was the daughter of Julian C. and Margaret E. Letcher. She attended Stephens College in Columbia, Mo., and was a graduate of Samford University in Birmingham. Early in her career she taught mathematics in Dallas school systems and then for Sikeston public schools. Later, Judith was co-owner and worked with her husband Jerry at Aufdenberg Equipment Co...
Gus Coomer (09/21/12)
Gus W. Coomer, 78, of Jackson passed away Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson. The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Mark Martin officiating. Burial will be in Cape County Memorial Park in Cape Girardeau with full military honors...
Bernice Overbeck (09/21/12)
Bernice M. Overbeck, 75, of Jackson passed away Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012, at Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She sustained extensive injuries in a car accident Aug. 20 and had been hospitalized since that time. She was born Aug. 23, 1937, in Tilsit, to Edwin and Emilie Voges Peetz. She and Wilford Overbeck were married March 3, 1957, at St. James Church in Tilsit. He passed away May 20, 1996...
Betty Fox (09/21/12)
Betty Ann Fox, 70, of Jackson died Monday, Sept. 17, 2012, at her home. She was born Jan. 22, 1942, in Cape Girardeau, to John C. and Dorothy M. Kinder Parsons. She and Thomas L. Fox were married July 2, 1973, in Memphis, Tenn. Betty graduated from Jackson High School. ...
Judge John Bailey (09/20/12)
Judge John Ragan Bailey, 97, of Cape Girardeau passed away Monday, Sept. 17, 2012, at Landmark Hospital. He was born Sept. 14, 1915, in Sikeston, Mo., to U.S. Rep. Ralph E. and Agnes Williams Bailey. Bailey spent most of his life in Portageville, Mo...
Thurman Matthews (09/20/12)
Thurman F. "Doc" Matthews, 85, of Sun City, Ariz., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012, in Apache Junction, Ariz. Doc was born Dec. 24, 1926, in Beaufort, Mo., to Gilpin L. and Emma Brockmann Matthews. He attended Southeast Missouri State University. He owned Cape County Feed and Supply and was one of the original owners of Jaymac Equipment Co...
Michael Noland (09/20/12)
Michael L. "Mike" Noland, 61, of Jackson passed away Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Feb. 15, 1951, in Cape Girardeau, to John and Dorothy Tines Noland. Michael joined the U.S. Army on Oct. 22, 1970, and was a helicopter mechanic in Vietnam. He was honorably discharged Oct. 19, 1973...
Marie Stortz (09/20/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Marie I. Stortz, 90, of Perryville died Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2012, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to service time Saturday at Miller Family Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery...
Joan Dykes (09/19/12)
Joan Kathie Dykes, 66, of Jackson died Monday, Sept. 17, 2012, at her home. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until service time Thursday at the chapel of McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Russell Heights Cemetery...
Cassandra Tiffin (09/19/12)
ANNA, Ill. -- Cassandra Paula-Irene Tiffin, 11 months, daughter of Robert and Stacey R. Stearns Tiffin of Anna died Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012, at Union County Hospital in Anna. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Cobden, Ill...
Michael Noland (09/19/12)
Michael L. "Mike" Noland, 61, of Jackson died Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the chapel of McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson. Committal service will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Missouri State Veterans Cemetery in Bloomfield...
Marsha Griffin (09/19/12)
Marsha Ann Griffin, 58, of Pocahontas, Ark., formerly of Scott City, died Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Oct. 17, 1953, in St. Charles, Mo., to Gerald and Betty Coleman of Benton, Mo., formerly of Scott City...
Thomas Key (09/19/12)
Thomas A. Key, 82, of Middleburg, Fla., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012, at Memorial Hospital Jacksonville in Jacksonville, Fla. He was born Oct. 12, 1929, in Portageville, Mo., to Nebraska Brasco and Matilda Ann Harrington Key. He and Roberta Grover were married Feb. 2, 1954, in Folkston, Ga. She preceded him in death Oct. 18, 2005...
Patricia James (09/19/12)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Patricia Diana James, 59, of Marble Hill passed away Monday, Sept. 17, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born Jan. 7, 1953, in Lutesville, daughter of Greely Earl and Essie Mae Pulliam Long. She first married Melvin Luke Sitze on Aug. 8, 1970. He passed away Nov. 9, 1998. She then married Everett M. James on July 19, 2003. He passed away Feb. 2, 2009...
Ronnie Walter (09/19/12)
ORAN, Mo. -- Ronald "Ronnie" Walter, 58, of Oran passed away Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2012, in Oran. He was born July 21, 1954, in Chaffee, Mo., to Philip Aloysius and Doris Jean Klipfel Walter. Ronnie was a self-employed landscaper and architect. Survivors include his mother, Doris Walter of Oran; a life friend, Eric Grigery of St. ...
Ted Ravenstein (09/19/12)
Teddy Gene "Ted" Ravenstein, 83, of Madison, Miss., passed away surrounded by his family Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. today at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Madison. A wake service will be at 7 p.m. A memorial Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at the church...
Phyllis Griffin (09/18/12)
Phyllis Raye Griffin, 68, of Paducah, Ky., a native of Cape Girardeau, died Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012, at Hope Lodge in Nashville, Tenn. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. until service time Thursday at Milner and Orr Funeral Home in Paducah. A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Ryan Harpole officiating...
Thomas Key (09/18/12)
Thomas A. Key, 82, of Middleburg, Fla., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012, at Memorial Hospital Jacksonville in Jacksonville, Fla. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Marvin Oberndorfer (09/18/12)
ST. LOUIS -- Marvin Theodore Oberndorfer, 89, of St. Louis died Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012, at Christian Care Home in St. Louis. He was born May 17, 1923, in Frohna, Mo., son of William and Elsie Grebing Oberndorfer. He and Dorothy Dambach were married Oct. 24, 1948. She preceded him in death May 8, 2011...
Mary Pulliam (09/18/12)
BENTON, Mo. -- Mary Pauline Pulliam, 72, of Benton died Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012, at her home. She was born Feb. 11, 1940, in Illmo (Scott City) to George Nathan and Stella Mae Holder Dodson. She married Norman Ray Pulliam on Oct. 11, 1958, in Illmo. He preceded her in death Oct. 18, 2009...
Pauline Wood (09/18/12)
MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Pauline Virginia Wood, 90, of Marble Hill, formerly of Cape Girardeau, passed away Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012, at the home of a daughter. She was born Dec. 17, 1921, in Ellington, Mo., daughter of Fred and Viola Katherine Sweeney Counts. She married Paul Edward Wood on June 12, 1938, in Cape Girardeau. He preceded her in death July 5, 2008...
Ted Ravenstein (09/17/12)
Teddy "Ted" Gene Ravenstein, 83, of Madison, Miss., passed away surrounded by his family Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Madison. A wake service will be at 7 p.m. A memorial Mass will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the church...
Bud Noland (09/17/12)
Gerald "Bud" Noland, 89, of Jackson passed away Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012, at his home. He was born Sept. 25, 1922, in the Indian Creek community, son of Carl and Kathleen Bray Noland. He and Noma Lee Crites were married Dec. 28, 1957.  Bud graduated from College High School. ...
Linda Seabaugh (09/17/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Lindola M. Seabaugh, 85, of Perryville died Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012, at her home. She was born April 29, 1927, in Perryville, daughter of John and Elsie Zahner Richardet. She and Troy "Spike" Seabaugh were married Dec. 26, 1964. He preceded her in death April 5, 2005...
Freddie Wilkinson (09/17/12)
Freddie G. Wilkinson, 80, of Jackson passed away Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born June 16, 1932, in Jackson, son of Lawrence F. and Mattie K. Kurre Wilkinson. He and Mary Ward Morton were married in October 2010. ...
Pauline Wood (09/17/12)
Pauline V. Wood, 90, died Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012, at her daughter's home near Scopus, Mo. The funeral will be at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at Hutchings Funeral Chapel in Marble Hill, Mo.
Doris Hargan (09/16/12)
MOUNDS, Ill. -- Doris Hargan, 79, of Mounds died Thursday, Sept. 13, 2012, at Superior Care Home in Paducah, Ky. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Mound City, Ill. Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at the church. Interment will be in the Mound City National Cemetery...
Brian Morgan (09/16/12)
VILLA RIDGE, Ill. -- Brian Ray Morgan, 38, of Villa Ridge passed away Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012, following injuries sustained from an automobile accident just south of Ullin, Ill. Brian was born March 12, 1974, in Sikeston, Mo., son of the late Craig Morgan and Bonnie Owens Morgan...
Freddie Wilkinson (09/16/12)
Freddie Wilkinson, 80, of Jackson died Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson.
James Zink (09/16/12)
James Keith Zink, 79, of Cape Girardeau passed away Friday, Sept. 14, 2012, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Feb. 9, 1933, in Seminole, Okla., to parents Roy and Arminta Zink. His father worked for National Supply, which transferred the family to Hays, Kan., where James attended elementary school. ...
Shirley Claunch (09/15/12)
ANNA, Ill. -- Shirley J. Claunch, 77, of Anna died Thursday, Sept. 13, 2012, at her home. Private graveside service was held at Anna City Cemetery, with the Rev. Paul Sadler officiating. Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Anna was in charge of arrangements...
Lillie Williams (09/15/12)
PORTAGEVILLE, Mo. -- Lillie Pearl Williams, 89, of Portageville passed away at her home Thursday, Sept. 13, 2012. Services are set for 10 a.m. Monday at United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Barron Willer officiating. Burial will be in Portageville Cemetery...
Doris Hargan (09/14/12)
MOUNDS, Ill. — Doris Hargan, 79, of Mounds died Thursday, Sept. 13, 2012, at Superior Care Home in Paducah, Ky. Arrangements are incomplete at Jones Funeral Home in Villa Ridge, Ill.
Dorothy Latko (09/14/12)
Dorothy Lydia Nussbaum Mateka Latko, 89, of Fairfax, Va., passed away peacefully Monday, Sept. 10, 2012, at the Almost Home Care Facility in Fairfax. She was born Jan. 28, 1923, near Gordonville, daughter of Truman Leo and Frieda Maag Nussbaum. Dorothy and William John Mateka were married May 7, 1946. He preceded her in death June 30, 1975. She and Stanley Latko were married July 7, 1995...
Michael Smith (09/14/12)
Michael Dewayne Smith, 56, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Sept. 10, 2012, at Southeast Hospital. Visitation will be from noon to service time today at Ford and Sons Sprigg Street Funeral Home. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. today at the funeral home...
Rev. Johnny Thomas (09/14/12)
The Rev. Johnny Thomas, 72, of Cape Girardeau departed this life Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012, at Southeast Hospital. Johnny was born July 30, 1940, in Oran, Mo. He confessed his hope in Christ at an early age. He and Earlean Clark were married May 13, 1962, at Sikeston, Mo...
Bernadine Williams (09/14/12)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Bernadine P. Williams, 66, of Cairo died Friday, Sept. 7, 2012, at her home. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until time of service Saturday at First Central Missionary Baptist Church in Cairo. The funeral will be at noon Saturday at the church, with Lorenzo Nelson officiating. Burial will be in Green Lawn Memorial Garden in Villa Ridge, Ill...
Stanley Coffey Sr. (09/13/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Stanley J. Coffey Sr., 86, of Perryville died Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born Dec. 22, 1925, in Perry County, to Jessie and Anna Moody Coffey. He married Rosella Meyer. Stanley was a World War II veteran, serving in the U.S. Marine Corps...
Roy Finger (09/13/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Roy E. Finger, 63, of Perryville died Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012, in Perryville. He was born Oct. 24, 1948, in Cape Girardeau, son of Lawrence H. and Anna Mary Clements Finger. He and Louise M. Kiefer were married July 30, 1969...
John Frye III (09/13/12)
John Grant Frye III, 54, of Gordonville died Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. He was born May 5, 1958, in Cape Girardeau, to John Grant and Irma Brunke Frye Jr. He and Donna Dewrock were married July 17, 1993, in Cape Girardeau...
William Hunt (09/13/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- William A. "Bill" Hunt, 64, of Perryville died Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012, at Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from noon until time of service Friday at Miller Family Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Home Cemetery...
Lawrence James (09/13/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. — Lawrence J. James, 61, of Perryville died Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, at his home. Service will be private. Miller Family Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Floyd Lincoln (09/13/12)
Floyd Collins Lincoln, 88, of Cape Girardeau passed away Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Sept. 6, 1924, at Scopus, Mo., to Miles and Ruth Long Lincoln. He had 17 brothers and sisters who helped out on the farm...
Rev. Johnny Thomas (09/13/12)
The Rev. Johnny Thomas, 72, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012, at Southeast Hospital. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Larry Brown (09/12/12)
Larry Dean Brown, 73, of Cape Girardeau died Monday, Sept. 10, 2012, at Ratliff Care Center. He was born Nov. 21, 1938, at Saint Francis Medical Center, to Walton William and Inez Mary Spalding Brown. Larry attended Catholic schools in Cape Girardeau and was a Boy Scout...
John Frye III (09/12/12)
John Grant Frye III, 54, of Gordonville died Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Joan Hill (09/12/12)
ORAN, Mo. -- Joan Gayle Hill, 69, of Oran died Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012. at her home. She was born Nov. 11, 1942, in Miller City, Ill., to Edith Louise Davison Ice of Cairo, Ill., and the late Thomas Franklin Ice. She and Charles David Hill were married Nov. 25, 1965...
Mark Johnson (09/12/12)
Mark Anthony "Bay" Johnson, 52, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, at Southeast Hospital. He was born Oct. 3, 1959, in Hayti, Mo., to Venice Thomas and Katie Pearl Johnson. Bay enjoyed life to the fullest, especially the martial arts as he was a black belt in karate. He also enjoyed watching westerns and Bruce Lee movies...
Margaret Miller (09/12/12)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Margaret Mary Miller, 83, of Springfield, Mo., died Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012, at James River Care Center in Springfield. She was born Aug. 4, 1929, in Pocahontas, Ark., daughter of William Joseph and Eva Catherine Baltz Ludwig. She and Leon William "Raney" Miller were married April 23, 1949...
Debra Compas (09/11/12)
Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012, Debra Lou Compas, 58, of Cape Girardeau went home to sing with our Savior and Lord at Saint Francis Medical Center. She was born July 25, 1954, in Cape Girardeau, to Leon Edward and Wilma R. McCallister Compas. Debra was a graduate of the former University High School in Cape Girardeau. She received a bachelor of science degree in music education from William Jewell College, and a master's degree in Christian education from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary...
Deanna Cowell (09/11/12)
SEDGEWICKVILLE, Mo. -- Deanna Cowell, 70, of Sedgewickville passed away Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012, at her home. She was born March 22, 1942, in Chillicothe, Mo., daughter of Lloyd and Zelma Wisehaupt Ogan. She and Kenneth Cowell were married Nov. 8, 1961, in Lompoc, Calif...
Michael Cunningham (09/11/12)
JONESBORO, Ill. -- Michael Joe Cunningham, 57, of Jonesboro died Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, at his home. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the State Forest in Jonesboro. Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Anna, Ill., is in charge of arrangements...
Sarah Davis (09/11/12)
MOUND CITY, Ill. -- Sarah E. Davis, 87, of Mound City died Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. She was born June 28, 1925, in Mound City, daughter of James and Alice Parrott Koen. She and James D. Davis were married June 7, 1942...
Herbert Winschel Sr. (09/11/12)
APPLE CREEK, Mo. -- Herbert G. Winschel Sr., 84, of Apple Creek died Monday, Sept. 10, 2012, at his home. He served in the U.S. Army National Guard. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday and from 6:30 to 9:15 a.m. Friday at Young and Sons Funeral Home in Perryville, Mo. The rosary will be said at 7 p.m. Thursday...
Debra Compas (09/10/12)
Debra L. Compas, 58, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center. Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Alvin Heberlie (09/10/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Alvin L. Heberlie, 76, of Perryville died Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012, at the Missouri Veterans Home. He was born Nov. 15, 1935, in Ste. Genevieve County, Mo., son of Dennis P. and Laura Hoffman Heberlie. He and Ethel R. Brewster were married July 22, 1961. She survives in Perryville...
William Holder (09/09/12)
William "Bud" Holder, 78, of Scott City died Friday, Sept. 7, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born May 15, 1934, in Illmo to Woodrow and Martha Laws Holder. He married Marian "Toots" Welter on May 30, 1953, in New Hamburg, Mo...
Novona Mattingly (09/09/12)
BREWER, Mo. -- Novona M. "Sis" Mattingly, 85, of Brewer died Friday, Sept. 7, 2012, at Independence Care Center of Perry County. She was born Nov. 7, 1926, in St. Louis, daughter of Edward Sr. and Mary Leona Siebert Wengert. She and Cullen Joseph Mattingly were married Nov. 23, 1946. He survives in Perryville, Mo...
Jeffery Robins (09/09/12)
BESSVILLE, Mo. -- Jeffery Scott Robins, 35, of Bessville died Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012, at his home. Born on Aug. 29, 1977, in Cape Girardeau, he was the son of Gerald Wayne and Linda Lou Ledermann Robins. He owned and operated HJR Towing and Recovery in Marble Hill, Mo., and attended Christian Fellowship Church in Glenallen, Mo...
Harry Clough (09/08/12)
Harry A. Clough, 88, of Jackson passed away Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012, at John J. Pershing VA Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. He was born Nov. 6, 1923, in Maysville, Ill., to Roy O. and Grace Dodds Clough. Harry served in the U.S. Army from 1943 to 1945 and was a POW in Germany...
Sharon Cook (09/08/12)
Sharon Cook, 65, of Allenville died Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012, at her home. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. today at Morgan Funeral Chapel in Advance. Burial will be in Morgan Memorial Park in Advance.
Bill Thompson (09/07/12)
ANNA, Ill. -- Bill B. Thompson, 59, of Anna died Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012, at Anna Rehab and Healthcare Center. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until service time Monday at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Anna. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Clifford Heil officiating. Burial will be in Anna City Cemetery...
Harry Clough (09/07/12)
Harry A. Clough, 88, of Jackson died Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012, at John J. Pershing VA Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Arrangements are incomplete at Ford and Sons Funeral Home.
Juanita Sifford (09/07/12)
PUXICO, Mo. -- Juanita Evelyn Ward Sifford, 89, of Puxico passed away Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Sifford was born Aug. 2, 1923, in Detroit. On Nov. 30, 1941, she married John "Square" Albert Sifford in Puxico. He preceded her in death Sept. 10, 1999...
Darrell Sebastian (09/07/12)
Darrell L. Sebastian, 56, of Cape Girardeau passed away Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012, at Life Care Center in Cape Girardeau. He had been diagnosed with cancer about two years ago. He was born Sept. 11, 1955, in Jackson, to Herman and Louise Young Sebastian. He attended Jackson schools...
LaVanche Klaus (09/06/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- LaVanche Klaus, 79, of Perryville died Monday, Sept. 3, 2012, at Perry County Memorial Hospital. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. today at Young and Sons Funeral Home. Graveside service will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery, with the Rev. Matthew Marks officiating...
Steven Cissell (09/06/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Steven P. Cissell, 57, of Perryville died Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012, at his home. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. today and 6:30 to 9:30 a.m. Friday at Young and Sons Funeral Home. Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Christ the Savior Church in Brewer, Mo., with the Rev. Bill Rhinehardt officiating. Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery...
Bradley Smith (09/06/12)
Bradley Howard Smith, 47, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Poplar Bluff, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 3, 2012, at Life Care Center. A memorial service will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Fellowship Southern Baptist Church in Harviell, Mo. Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel of Scott City is in charge of arrangements...
Milton Vogel (09/06/12)
PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Milton A. "Spitz" Vogel, 87, of Perryville died Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Jan. 20, 1925, in Uniontown, Mo., son of John S. and Martha A. Hopfer Vogel. He and Olga N. Richter were married Nov. 24, 1946. She preceded him in death Dec. 19, 2008...
Barbara Hensley (09/06/12)
Barbara Marie Hensley, 78, of Scott City died Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born May 10, 1934, in Commerce, Mo., to Elmer and Mildred Eifert Uelsmann. She married Bobby G. Hensley on Dec. 25, 1951, in Piggott, Ark...
Viola Ainsworth (09/05/12)
Viola M. Ainsworth, 92, of Cape Girardeau died Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012, at Monticello House in Jackson. She was born June 15, 1920, in Cape Girardeau, to Charles S. and Clara Ethel Nichols Long. She and James A. Ainsworth were married in Cape Girardeau. He preceded her in death...
Hartley Bell (09/05/12)
PATTON, Mo. -- Hartley Morris Bell, 85, of Patton passed away Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012, at Life Care Center of Cape Girardeau. He was born March 19, 1927, in Tunnel Hill, Ill., son of George and Alma Branscum Bell. He and Patricia E. Clark were married June 9, 1988...
Rita Burk (09/05/12)
Rita L. Burk, 82, of Cape Girardeau passed away Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012, at Ratliff Care Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born March 31, 1930, in South Bend, Ind., to Robert W. and Rena Stewart Lillard. At the young age of 18, Rita married Marl Burk on Feb. 1, 1949...
Sharlett Eftink (09/05/12)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Sharlett Ann Eftink, 56, of Chaffee passed away Monday, Sept. 3, 2012, at the family home. She was born Jan. 28, 1956, in Chaffee, to Philip Aloysius and Doris Jean Klipfel Walter. Sharlett married Jerome Eftink on Nov. 23, 1974...
Sandra Farrow (09/05/12)
Sandra D. Farrow, 64, of Randles died Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012, at her home. A private graveside committal service will be held at a later date. McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson is in charge of arrangements.
Lynda Hansen (09/05/12)
Lynda K. Hansen, 62, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012, at Lifecare Center. She was born Aug. 21, 1950, in Cape Girardeau, to Clyde and Juanita O'Daniel Wallis. Lynda worked at Thorngate Ltd. in Cape Girardeau. She was a former member of the UNITE union where she served as president and secretary...
Rita Burk (09/04/12)
Rita L. Burk, 82, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012, at Ratliff Care Center in Cape Girardeau. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until time of service Friday at McCombs Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau.   The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Fairmount Cemetery in Cape Girardeau...
Sondra Fitzpatrick (09/04/12)
Sondra Gockel Fitzpatrick, 52, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012, at The Lutheran Home. She was born July 23, 1960, in Cape Girardeau, to Marvin Eugene "Pete" and Laverne Springer Gockel. She graduated from Cape Girardeau Central High School in 1978 and from Southeast Missouri State University in 1984. ...
Phyllis Hamm (09/04/12)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Phyllis R. Hamm, 78, of Chaffee passed away Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born in Chaffee on Jan. 23, 1934, to the late Raymond Earl and Thelma Marie Schott Jones. Phyllis married James Roby Rogers on Sept. 23, 1950, and he preceded her in death Aug. 22, 1958. She married Norman "Cowboy" Hamm on July 20, 1963, and he preceded her in death Sept. 10, 1982...
Lynda Hansen (09/04/12)
Lynda K. Hansen, 62, of Cape Girardeau died Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012, at the Life Care Center in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Crain Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau.
Ronald Price (09/04/12)
HARTFORD, Ky. -- Dr. Ronald "Ronnie" Earl Price, 78, of Hartford passed away Friday, Aug. 31, 2012, at the Ohio County Hospital in Hartford. He was born in Madisonville, Ky., on July 16, 1934, to the late Robert E. Price and Dora Pearl Allen Price...
Joseph Ruiz (09/04/12)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Joseph E. Ruiz, 82, of Cairo died Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012, at Lourdes Hospital in Paducah, Ky. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Barkett Funeral Home in Cairo. The rosary will be recited at 7:30 p.m. in the funeral home chapel...
George Abernathy (09/02/12)
George Kelly Abernathy, 68, of Friedheim passed away Friday, Aug. 31, 2012, at his home. He was born Sept. 24, 1943, in Zalma, Mo., son of Marvin and Haley Slaughter Abernathy. He and Liz Ross were married Aug. 15, 1962, and recently celebrated their 50th anniversary...
Vincent Ashley III (09/02/12)
H. Vincent "Vinnie" Ashley III, 60, of Galatia, Ill., passed away Monday, Aug. 6, 2012, at St. Louis University Hospital. He was born Sept. 2, 1951, in Cape Girardeau, to the late Dr. Hugh V. and Dora Angelyn Smith Ashley Jr. Vinnie was a 1969 graduate of Cape Girardeau Central High School...
Byron Fluegge (09/02/12)
Byron D. Fluegge, 81, of Jackson passed away Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was born Feb. 18, 1931, in Jackson, to Robert and Martina Peetz Fluegge. He and Darlene Shoemake were married March 24, 1972. Fluegge was baptized March 12, 1931, and confirmed March 24, 1945, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Tilsit. ...
Robert Goins (09/02/12)
OLMSTED, Ill. -- The remains of Robert K. Goins, 43, of Olmsted were removed from the Mississippi River Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2012. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until service time today at Barkett Funeral Home in Mound City, Ill. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. today at the funeral home, with the Rev. John Windings officiating. Interment will be in Concord Cemetery in Olmsted...
Phyllis Hamm (09/02/12)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Phyllis Hamm, 78, of Chaffee died Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Friends may call after 4 p.m. Monday at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee. Parish prayers will be at 7 p.m. Monday...
Michael Johnson (09/02/12)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Michael David Johnson, 26, of Chaffee passed away Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012, in Chaffee. He was born Nov. 9, 1985, in Paducah, Ky., to Thomas Kevin Johnson and Jenny Lou Shemwell. Michael married Emily Susanne Upchurch. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Cairo, Ill. He was a delivery driver with Morley Building Supply in Morley, Mo...
Bessie Smith (09/02/12)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Bessie Johnson Smith, 92, passed away Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012, at Daystar Care Center in Cairo. She was born July 8, 1920, in Joppa, Ill., daughter of Albert and Hazel Johnson. Graveside service will be at 2 p.m. today at IOOF Cemetery in Metropolis, Ill., with the Rev. Mike Duncan officiating...
Bill Stokes (09/02/12)
CAIRO, Ill. -- William R. "Bill" Stokes, 87, of Cairo died Friday, Aug. 31, 2012, at the home of a son and daughter-in-law in Charleston, Mo. He was a veteran of World War II. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Barkett Funeral Home in Cairo, and from 9 a.m. to service time Monday at First Southern Baptist Church...
Michael Johnson (09/01/12)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Michael David Johnson, 26, of Chaffee passed away Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012, in Chaffee. He was born Nov. 9, 1985, in Paducah, Ky., to Thomas Kevin Johnson and Jenny Lou Shemwell. Michael married Emily Susanne Upchurch...
Vincent Ashley III (09/01/12)
H. Vincent "Vinnie" Ashley III, 60, of Galatia, Ill., passed away Monday, Aug. 6, 2012, at St. Louis University Hospital. He was born Sept. 2, 1951, in Cape Girardeau, to the late Dr. Hugh V. and Dora Angelyn Smith Ashley Jr. Vinnie was a 1969 graduate of Cape Central High School...
Bessie Smith (09/01/12)
CAIRO, Ill. -- Bessie Johnson Smith, 92, passed away Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012, at Daystar Care Center in Cairo. She was born July 8, 1920, in Joppa, Ill., daughter of Albert and Hazel Johnson. Graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at IOOF Cemetery in Metropolis, Ill., with the Rev. Mike Duncan officiating...
Bill Stokes (09/01/12)
CAIRO, Ill. -- William R. "Bill" Stokes, 87, of Cairo died Friday, Aug. 31, 2012, at the home of a son and daughter-in-law in Charleston, Mo. He was a veteran of World War II. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Barkett Funeral Home in Cairo, and from 9 a.m. to service time Monday at First Southern Baptist Church...
Robert Goins (09/01/12)
OLMSTED, Ill. -- The remains of Robert K. Goins, 43, of OImsted were removed from the Mississippi River Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2012. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until service time Sunday at Barkett Funeral Home in Mound City, Ill...