- Neelys Landing man shot, killed by highway patrol trooper after traffic stop (05/01/16)43
- Cape student sues, accuses school officials of slamming her to ground multiple times (04/28/16)49
- Missouri House votes to allow concealed weapons without permits (04/28/16)8
- River Ridge Winery changes hands (05/02/16)
- Police report filed, but no charges in incident at Cape Central (04/29/16)40
- 2016 All-Missourian Boys Basketball (04/29/16)
- Statement: Man says copsí good work drove him to grow his own marijuana (05/01/16)1
- Bob Evans restaurant in Cape Girardeau among chain's 21 closings (04/26/16)9
- Senator introduces bill for I-57 that would connect Sikeston with Little Rock (04/28/16)4
- Hopper Road to close for months during construction of Veterans Drive (04/27/16)9
George Huber Jr.
George Everett Huber Jr., 79, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Dec. 18, 2011, at the home of his daughter in Sikeston, Mo.
He was born April 1, 1932, at Silver Lake, Mo., to George Everett and Mabel Wills Huber Sr. He and Mary L. Bruner were married Dec. 31, 1954, in St. Louis.
George was a veteran of the Korean conflict, serving in the Army from 1952 to 1954.
He was a truck driver with ABF Trucking 25 years, retiring in 1994. He attended St. Mary's Catholic Church. He was a member of VFW Post 3838 in Cape Girardeau, Masonic Lodge 209 in Poplar Bluff, Mo., and Teamsters Local in Pennsylvania.
Survivors include his wife, Mary L. Huber of Cape Girardeau; a daughter, Jane (Mike) Woods of Sikeston; two sons, Mike (Linda) Huber of Poplar Bluff and Ken W. Huber of Frohna, Mo.; a sister, Betty Smith of Cape Girardeau; 10 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, David P. Huber; two brothers; and two sisters.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Ford and Sons Sprigg Street Chapel.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Kelley Grubbs officiating. Burial will be at 1 p.m. in Missouri State Veterans Cemetery at Bloomfield, with full military honors by Missouri Honor Team.
Memorial contributions may be given to the American Lung Association.
Online condolences may be made at www.fordandsonsfuneralhome.com.