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Obituaries
Georgia Lee Oakes (09/30/14)
Georgia Lee Oakes, 70, of Nevada, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at Moore-Few Care Center, in Nevada. She was born on Jan. 10, 1944, in Leavonworth County, Kan., to Robert Downing and Laura Edna (Moorhead) Downing. No formal services are planned at this time. Arrangements are under the direction of Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada, Mo...
Billie Lou Rutledge (09/30/14)
Billie Lou Rutledge, 84, formerly of rural Walker, Mo., passed away suddenly on Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, at Nevada Regional Medical Center, in Nevada. Billie was born July 12, 1930, in Mindenmines, Mo., to Lawrence M. Copeland and Lula M. (Hill) Copeland. She was united in marriage to Merle Rutledge on May 17, 1947, in Fort Scott, Kan., and he preceded her in death on Feb. 22, 2000...
Helen Irma Loveless (09/30/14)
Helen Irma Loveless, 98, of Nevada, passed from this life Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at Nevada Nursing and Rehab, in Nevada. She was born on Feb. 24, 1916, in Bates County, Mo., to Benjamin Franklin Loveless and Mary Isabelle (Burk) Loveless. Helen was raised in Bates County and worked for the IRS in Kansas City, until her retirement. ...
Newton LeRoy Fossett (09/30/14)
Newton LeRoy Fossett, 91, of Nevada, Mo., passed at noon Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at Moore-Few Care Center, in Nevada. He was born on June 26, 1923, near Bridgeport, Okla., to John Newton and Bessie (Starbuck) Fossett. He was united in marriage to Cleo "Bobby" Nell Shanklin on July 1, 1943, at his parents' home and she survives of the home...
Whitney Dawn York (09/30/14)
Whitney Dawn York, 26, of Nevada, Mo., beloved daughter, sister, niece, cousin, and friend passed from this life on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, as a result of injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident near Nevada. She was born Sept. 6, 1988, in Nevada, the daughter of Phillip Keith and Becky Sue (Robertson) York, parents who greatly mourn her loss...
Joe F. Rayl (09/30/14)
Joe F. Rayl was born on Aug. 1, 1928, to Willis Duncan Rayl and Evia (Burgess) Rayl in Badcaw, Ark, and quietly passed away in Bolivar, Mo., on Monday, Sept. 29, 2014, at Parkview Healthcare Facility. Shortly after his birth, Joe and his family moved to Lakeworth, Texas. ...
Newton "LeRoy" Fossett (09/27/14)
Newton "LeRoy" Fossett, 91, of Nevada, Mo., died on Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at Moore-Few Care Center, in Nevada. He was born on June 26, 1923, near Bridgeport, Okla., to John Newton Fossett and Bessie Starbuck Fossett. A private family memorial service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada...
Daniel (Danny) Paul Young (09/27/14)
Daniel Paul Young, 50, of Deerfield, Mo., passed away suddenly from this life on Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014, in Fort Scott, Kan. Danny was born Dec. 15, 1963, in Barton County, the son of Eugene M. and Priscilla Mae (Webb) Young Tubaugh, of Golden City, Mo. On April 20, 2002, he was united in marriage to Michelle Lynn Pettibon and she survives of the home. Their union was blessed with one son and one daughter...
Clarence Michael McNeely (09/24/14)
Clarence Michael McNeely, 66, of Lowry City, Mo., was born May 24, 1948, to Clarence A. and Pearletta F. (Scholes) McNeely. He died Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 25, at the Sheldon Funeral Home, El Dorado Springs, Mo. Burial is in the Coal Hill Cemetery under the direction of the Sheldon Funeral Home, El Dorado Springs, Mo. The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until service time, Thursday, in the funeral home...
Roger Dean Hada (09/24/14)
Roger Dean Hada, 66, of Nevada, Mo., passed away Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, at Nevada Regional Medical Center, after battling cancer. He was born Jan. 1, 1948, in Nevada, the son of John and Laura Dale (Morrison) Hada. Roger grew up and spent most of his childhood around the Walker area. He graduated in 1966 from Walker High School, then within a short time entered the United States Air Force where he served our country during the Vietnam era...
Randall (Randy) W. Pike (09/24/14)
Randall (Randy) W. Pike, 60, of Adrian, Mo., passed away on Sept. 20, 2014, at Bates County Memorial Hospital, Butler, Mo. He was born on Sept. 30, 1953, in Butler, Mo., the son of Wesley and Nelda (Carroll) Pike. Randy graduated from Butler High School in 1972 and attended Central Missouri State University. He married Patricia Long in 1974. They had two children, Dillion Thomas Pike and Dr. Michelle Diane Pike...
Loretta P. Atkinson (09/23/14)
Loretta P. Atkinson, 88, formerly of Nevada, passed away Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, at The Gardens at Berry Road in Kansas City, Mo. Loretta was born June 17, 1926, in Sarcoxie, Mo., to Jay Elliott Knowles and Opal Crystal Carder Knowles. She was united in marriage to John M. Atkinson on Aug. 15, 1959, and he survives of the home...
Roger Dean Hada (09/20/14)
Roger Dean Hada, age 66, of Nevada, Mo., died at 12:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, at Nevada Regional Medical Center after battling cancer. He was born Jan. 1, 1948, in Nevada the son of John and Laura Dale (Morrison) Hada. Services for Mr. Hada are pending. Condolences may be sent online at www.ferryfuneralhome.com...
Ida Lee Daniels (09/20/14)
Ida Lee Daniels, 89, Nevada, Mo., passed away Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014, at Moore-Few Care Center in Nevada after an illness of several months. Ida Lee was born Jan. 5, 1925, in Richards, Mo., to Charley E. Higgins and Jennie V. Tucker Higgins. She was united in marriage to Glen Delmer Daniels on Oct. 11, 1947, in Fort Scott, Kan., and he preceded her in death in April of 1989...
M. Louise Schwarz Post Bassett (09/19/14)
M. Louise Schwarz Post Bassett passed away peacefully in the embrace of God's mercy on Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. Louise was born to Otto Carl Schwarz and Bertha Nanette Autenreith Schwarz on June 18, 1918, in New Chicago, Ind. She attended school in Chicago and Nevada, Mo...
Elmer C. Selim Jr. (09/19/14)
Elmer C. Selim Jr., 76, passed away Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, at his home in Springfield, Mo., surrounded by his family. Born April 10, 1938, to Elmer C. and Dorothy M. Selim of Moundville, Mo., Elmer was a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Valuation Analyst, former senior partner in Whitlock, Selim & Keehn CPA Firm, trusted business advisor, and long-standing member of the Springfield business community. ...
Lonny Allen Beck (09/17/14)
Lonny Allen Beck, 58, died Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, at his home in Pineville, Mo. He was born June 19, 1956, in Paola, Kan., to Billy and Barbara (Coleman) Beck. He graduated from Sheldon (Mo.) High School in 1974. Lonny moved to Southwest Missouri in the early '80s and was employed by Cooper Concrete, where he became the plant manager and stayed for almost 20 years. ...
Mary Elaine Lefevre (09/17/14)
Mary Elaine Lefevre, 55, Bronaugh, Mo., passed away Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, at Fort Scott Mercy Hospital in Fort Scott, Kan., following a lengthy bout with cancer. Elaine was born Nov. 16, 1958, in Nevada, Mo., to Robert William Thornburg and Elsie Marie Sass Thornburg. She was united in marriage to Randy Ray Lefevre on Feb. 25, 1978, in Butler, Mo., and he survives of the home...
Mary Virginia (Corporon) Shead (09/17/14)
Mary Virginia (Corporon) Shead, 95, of Arcadia, Kan., took her journey to heaven on Sept. 14, 2014. Surrounded by family members and friends, Mary Virginia (also known as Mimi) spent her final hours on Sunday at the Mercy Hospital in Fort Scott. The day before she had watched the Old Settler's Parade in Arcadia. ...
Hettie Leaetta 'Sis' Jackson (09/16/14)
Hettie Leaetta "Sis" Jackson, 95, of El Dorado Springs, Mo., departed this life on Sept. 13, 2014. She was born on April 30, 1919, in Cedar County, Mo., on Horse Creek. She was the daughter of Walter John and Ferol (Dunaway) Jackson. Leaetta was delivered by her grandfather, Dr. L.T. Dunaway. He tagged her with the nickname "Sis" at birth by saying, "We have a little sister."...
Linda Sue (Harms) Martin (09/16/14)
Linda Sue (Harms) Martin was born May 1, 1954, in Clinton, Okla., to Ogen J. and Pauline (Schmidt) Harms. Linda accepted Christ and was baptized at the age of 11 at the Corn Mennonite Brethren Church on Oct. 24, 1965. She attended grade school and junior high in the Corn Public School system. ...
Douglas Myer Beeman (09/13/14)
Douglas Myer Beeman, 46, Nevada, Mo., passed away suddenly Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, at Nevada Regional Medical Center. He was born Oct. 31, 1967, in St. Charles, Mo., to Charles Eugene Beeman and Joy Mae (Schulz) Beeman. He married Jeannie M. Fanning on March 21, 1992, in Nevada, and she survives of the home...
Douglas M. Beeman (09/12/14)
Douglas M. Beeman, 46, Nevada, Mo., died Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, at Nevada Regional Medical Center. Family information and arrangements will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada. View obituary and send condolences online at www.ferryfuneralhome.com...
Gentry Finis Malcom (09/12/14)
Gentry Finis Malcom, 71, of Nevada, Mo., passed away Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, at the Moore-Few Care Center, in Nevada. He was born Sept. 18, 1942, in Nevada, the son of Asa Clinton and Leta Bell (Dotson) Malcom. Gentry grew up and worked diligently on the family farm in the Metz area. ...
William R. "Bill" Woods (09/10/14)
William R. "Bill" Woods, of Independence, Mo., born March 29, 1933, in Nevada, Mo., passed away Sept. 6, 2014, at Kansas City Hospice House, in Kansas City, Mo. Bill graduated from Nevada High School at the age of 16, joined the army in 1950 and spent his "18th birthday in a foxhole in Korea." He survived the experience, became a member of American Legion post 21, and on May 30, 1957, married Alice "Lou" Rouse...