Eva Frances Jenkins
Eva Frances Jenkins, 87, of Chanute, Kan., formerly a resident of Nevada, Mo., for more than 60 years, passed from this life Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, at Freeman West Hospital, in Joplin. She was born July 25, 1927, in Arcadia, Crawford County, Kan., to Cecil Corder and Dessie Fern (Smith) Stephan. ...
Carl Adrian Harmon
Carl Adrian Harmon, husband, father and grandfather passed away peacefully Nov. 20, 2014, in Largo, Fla. He was born in Lafayette County, Mo., on July 6, 1919. Adrian was preceded in death by his parents, Walter Alonzo Harmon and Bonnie Wilson Harmon; sister, Marie Harmon Anderson, Los Angeles, Calif.; brothers, Marshall and Neal Harmon, of Warrensburg, Mo.; and his wife of 73 years, Margaret Handly Harmon...
Donald Dean Stutesman
Donald Dean Stutesman, 76, of Nevada, Mo., passed away on Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014. Dean, the son of Jesse J. and Bernice A. (Gillespie) Stutesman, was born June 28, 1938, in Wheatland, Mo. He is survived by his wife, Betty Lou (Dickinson); his son, Robert Dean Stutesman; his three grandchildren, Curtis Lee Stutesman, Leslie Lou Walker, and Alissa Paige Stutesman; and his brother, Lewis Robert Stutesman and family. He is preceded in death by his daughter, Virginia Lou Stutesman; and his parents...
Jewell Sharon Johnston
Jewell Sharon Johnston, 70, Nevada, Mo., passed from this life on Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, at Medicalodge, in Nevada, following a lengthy illness. Sharon was born on Jan. 7, 1944, in Nevada. Sharon was raised in the Nevada area and graduated with the Nevada High School Class of 1961. ...
Larry Dwayne Chadd Sr.
Larry Dwayne Chadd Sr., 64, Milo, Mo., passed from this life on Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, at Nevada Regional Medical Center, in Nevada, after a lengthy illness. Larry was born on Feb. 2, 1950, in Nevada, to John W. and Margaret Jane (Baker) Chadd. He was united in marriage to Shelley Harris on Jan. 17, 1970, in Nevada, and she survives of the home...
Michael B. Hancock Sr.
Michael B. Hancock Sr., 59, Nevada, Mo., passed from this life on Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, at Freeman West, in Joplin, Mo., following a brief illness. Mike was born on Sept. 16, 1955, in Kansas City, Mo., to Donald M. and Frances L. (Adams) Hancock. Mike was raised in Vernon County and attended Walker High School. ...
Martha Caroline Olive
Martha Caroline Olive, 67, of Nevada, Mo., passed from this life on Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, at her home. She was born July 20, 1947, in Fort Scott, Kan., the daughter of Joe Cannon and Sophia Mildred (Ballinger) Olive. Martha grew up along with her sisters and parents on the family farm in the Metz area. ...
Ronald L. Estes
Ronald L. Estes, 56, Sheldon, Mo., died on Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, at Freeman West Hospital, in Joplin, Mo. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 22, at Ferry Funeral Home, in Nevada, with interment following in Moore Cemetery, Nevada...
Dale Elton Davidson
Dale Elton Davidson, 86, Joplin, Mo., passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, at Nevada Nursing and Rehab, in Nevada. He was born June 14, 1928, in Joplin, Mo., to Lester Orel and Ethel Mina (Stansbury) Davidson. Dale was united in marriage to Geneva Mae Smith on July 27, 1947, in Joplin, Mo., and she survives of the home...
Kenneth Leon Chesnut Sr.
Kenneth Leon Chesnut Sr., 92, Nevada, Mo., passed from this life on Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, at Moore-Few Care Center, in Nevada. Kenny was born on May 27, 1922, in Deerfield, Mo., to Samuel B. Chesnut and Ada E. (Summerskill) Chesnut. He was united in marriage to Eileen Gilliland on June 8, 1951, in Bentonville, Ark., and she preceded him in death on Oct. 1, 1996...
Patsy Ann Ewing
Patsy Ann Ewing, 79, Nevada, Mo., passed away on Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, at Nevada Nursing and Rehab, after a long illness. Patsy was born on Feb. 15, 1935, in Jerico Springs, Mo., to Harry S. and Mildred J. (Scantlin) Wallace. She married Clarence E. Ewing in July 1976, at Sheldon, Mo., and he preceded her in death in 2010...
Velma Cordelia Hall
Velma Cordelia Hall, 94, formerly of Sheldon and Nevada, Mo., passed away Nov. 3, 2014, in Kansas City, Kan., following an illness of several months. Velma, one of 11 children, was born July 9, 1920, in Sheldon, Mo., to John Moore and Martha Ellen (Gonterman) Moore. She was united in marriage to Wilburn Lee Hall on Jan. 14, 1939, in Nevada, and he preceded her in death on Dec. 17, 2000...
Darrell Daniels, 59, of Moundville, Mo., passed away at his home on Monday, Nov. 10, 2014. In passing, Darrell left behind four children, Christy Quenzer, of Douglas, Wyo., Heather (Corey) Horton, of Bentonville, Ark., Jarad Daniels, of Adrian, Mo., and Will Daniels and fiancÚ, Lizz McClain, of Republic, Mo. ...
William Joe (Bill) Kannady
William Joe (Bill) Kannady, 80, Sheldon, Mo., passed away Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014, at Freeman West, in Joplin, Mo., following a brief illness. Bill was born on July 28, 1934, in Collinsville, Okla., to Francis William and Alpha Mae (Hilderbrand) Kannady. He was united in marriage to Wanda S. Lemons on Oct. 21, 1954, in the First Baptist Church, in Bixby, Okla., and she survives of the home...
Betty L. Pettibon
Betty L. Pettibon, 64, of Bronaugh, Mo., passed from this life on Friday, Nov. 7, 2014, at her home after a lengthy illness. She was born Oct. 4, 1950, in Nevada, the daughter of Frank Junior and Rhoda Mae (Russell) Burdick. On Oct. 4, 1968, she was united in marriage to Larry Pettibon and he survives of the home...
Edward Archie Robinson Jr.
Edward Archie Robinson Jr., 49, of Nevada, Mo., passed from this life Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014, at Freeman Hospital, in Joplin. He was born June 17, 1965, in Fontana, Calif., the son of Edward Archie Robinson and Sandra Lee Brown. On July 1, 1983, he was united in marriage to Kimberly Jane Stephenson and she survives of the home...
Billie Jo Curtis
On Nov. 10, 2014, Billie Jo Curtis, surrounded by her children and grandchildren in Henderson, Nev., peacefully drew her last breath. Her strong will to live, unwavering faith in God and the love of her family and friends carried her through several life-threatening challenges over these last few years; ultimately allowing her to pass peacefully and in the presence of immense love and support...
William Joe (Bill) Kannady
William Joe (Bill) Kannady, 80, Sheldon, Mo., died Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014, at Freeman West, in Joplin, Mo., following a brief illness Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 19, at the First Baptist Church, in Nevada. Interment will follow in Newton Burial Park, in Nevada. The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m., prior to the service at the church...
Lana S. Parker
Lana S. Parker, 66, of Nevada, died on Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014, at the Barone Alzheimer Care Center, in Nevada. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 13, at the Sheldon Funeral Home, El Dorado Springs, Mo. Family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m., today, at the Sheldon Funeral Home...
Kenneth Eugene Anders
Kenneth Eugene Anders, 68, Branson, Mo., formerly of Nevada, died on Monday, Nov. 10, 2014, at Cox Hospital, in Branson. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, Nov. 14, at Ferry Funeral Home, in Nevada. A private interment will be held later. A Celebration of Life will immediately follow at the Fraternal Order of the Eagles in Nevada...
Hedwig Louise Pilcher
Hedwig Louise Pilcher, 90, passed away Nov. 9, 2014, at her home in Milo, Mo. She was born Nov. 4, 1924, in Eggenstein, Germany, the daughter of Rudolph W. and Mina L. (Daub) Lehmann. On Jan. 31, 1954, she was united in marriage to Elmo Leroy Pilcher Sr., and he preceded her in death on Dec. 26, 2000...
Betty L. Pettibon
Betty L. Pettibon, Bronaugh, Mo., died on Friday, Nov. 7, 2014, at her home in Bronaugh. Service times and additional family information will be announced at a later date by Ferry Funeral Home. View obituary and send condolences online at www.ferryfuneralhome.com...
William Richard Manley
William Richard Manley, 78, of Joplin, formerly from Nevada, died Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014.
Services will be at 10 a.m., Monday, Nov. 10, at Mason-Woodard Mortuary, Joplin. Burial will be in Osborne Cemetery.
Naomi Medearis, 96, of Ottawa, Kan., died Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, at Ottawa Retirement Village. Family met with friends from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 1, at the First Baptist Church, Gardner, Kan. Graveside services followed at 3 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 1, at Green Lawn Cemetery, Schell City, Mo...
Ethan Gene Warner
Ethan Gene Warner, 3 years, three months, and 25 days, of Nevada, Mo., passed from this life Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014, at Children's Mercy Hospital, in Kansas City. He was born July 8, 2011, in Bolivar, Mo. During Ethan's short life he loved spending time playing outside, loved to play Ninja Turtles, and also loved watching the movie Frozen with his sisters. He was full of life and energy and was deeply loved by his family...