[SeMissourian.com] Fair ~ 80°F  
Heat Advisory
Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Obituaries from December 2004

George Willhite Kraft (12/28/04)
George Willhite Kraft, 88, Nevada, died Saturday, Dec. 25, 2004, at Moore-Few Care Center, Nevada. He was born July 16, 1916, in Nevada, Vernon County, to George Kraft and Bula Agnes Willhite Kraft. On Sept. 12, 1942, in Nashville, Tenn., George W. Kraft married Naomi Veronica Christilaw from Glenwood, Minn., who survives...
Nellie F. Broughton (12/31/04)
Nellie F. Broughton, 72, died Dec. 28, 2004. Services were held today, Dec. 31, at 2 p.m., at Ferry Funeral Home with John Nichols officiating. Musical selections were "In the Garden" and "Peace in the Valley." Pallbearers were Grant Broughton, Rick Bozworth, Bill Stevens, James Smith, Mark Rosser and Lawrence Jr. Alexander II. Honorary pallbearer was Robert Broughton. Interment was in Newton Burial Park. Arrangements were by Ferry Funeral Home...
Beth Spencer (12/30/04)
Beth Spencer, 94, died Dec. 24, 2004. Services were held at the First Christian Church today, Dec. 30, at 11 a.m., with David Rorabaugh officiating. Soloist was Theresa Spencer. Musical selections were "The Old Rugged Cross" and "He's Got the Whole World in His Hands." Organist was Pat Woodfill. Pallbearers were Brad Thompson, Greg Cavener, Bob Thompson, Myles Miller, Brad Shull and Mark Miller. Interment was in Newton Burial Park, Nevada. Arrangements were by Ferry Funeral Home...
Georgia Wallace (12/30/04)
Georgia Wallace, 70, died Dec. 25, 2004. Services were held at Ferry Funeral Home on Dec. 28, at 2 p.m., with the Rev. Jim McCoy officiating. Musical selections were "Peace in the Valley" and "In the Garden." Pallbearers were Seth Vannaman, Tom Millirons, Don Lawrence, Ryan Wallace, John Lanham and Eddie Hardy. Interment was in Moore Cemetery in Nevada. Arrangements were by Ferry Funeral Home...
Frankie Lucille Fine (12/29/04)
Frankie Lucille Fine, 87, died Dec. 25, 2004. Services were held at Evergreen Memorial Chapel today, Dec. 29, at 10 a.m., with Samuel Douglas Fine officiating. Musical selections were "Amazing Grace" and "I Know Who Holds Tomorrow." Pallbearers were Odie Braswell, Randy Fellows, Eric Fine, John Hagerty, Doug Hoy and Robert Laflen. Interment was in Newton Burial Park. Arrangements were by Evergreen Memorial Chapel...
Nellie F. Broughton (12/29/04)
Nellie F. Broughton, 72, Nevada, died Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2004, at Moore-Few Care Center, Nevada, following a lengthy illness. She was born June 11, 1932, in Deerfield, to Robert Chrisenbery and Mina Shaw Chrisenbery. She married Charles Eugene Broughton Jr. on April 3, 1950, in Nevada. He preceded her in death on Nov. 21, 2002...
George A. Gilman (12/28/04)
George A. Gilman, 77, died Dec. 23, 2004. Services were held at Ferry Funeral Home on Dec. 27, at 2 p.m., with Terry Mosher officiating. Soloist was Jennifer Gilpin. Musical selections were "How Great Thou Art" and "The Old Rugged Cross." Organist was Betty Seitz. Pallbearers were James McConnaughey, Art Garren, Rick Trower, P.D. McConnaughey, Wayne Reinert and Richard Womelsdorf. Interment was in Deerfield Cemetery Deerfield. Arrangements were by Ferry Funeral Home...
Jackie L. Beeman (12/28/04)
Jackie L. Beeman, age 69, Sheldon, died Monday, Dec. 27, 2004. Family information and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home.
Nellie F. Broughton (12/28/04)
Nellie F. Broughton, 72, Nevada, died today, Dec. 28, 2004, at Moore-Few Care Center, Nevada. Family information and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home.
Georgia Wallace (12/28/04)
Georgia Wallace, 70, of Nevada, died on Saturday, Dec. 25, 2004, at Christian Health Care of Nevada following a lengthy illness. She was born on May 12, 1934, in La Cross, Kan., to Wesley E. Adkinson and Ruth E. Waln Adkinson. She married Calvin L. Wallace on Nov. 18, 1950, in Eureka Springs, Ark., and he preceded her in death on April 20, 1995...
Frankie Lucille Fine (12/28/04)
Frankie Lucille Fine, the daughter of Frank Clark and Ora Haggard Blevins, was born April 9, 1917, in El Dorado Springs, and passed away Dec. 25, 2004, at Nevada Regional Medical Center at the age of 87 years, 8 months, and 16 days. She moved with her family from El Dorado Springs to Nevada at an early age and spent the rest of her life in Nevada. ...
Ida Beth Spencer (12/28/04)
Ida Beth Spencer, 94, Nevada, passed away Friday morning, Dec. 24, 2004, at Moore-Few Care Center, Nevada, following a brief illness, She was born May 20, 1910, near Walker, to Herbert Victor Thompson and Nellie Emmadella Wareham Thompson. She married Harold Spencer on Dec. 17, 1926, in Fort Scott, Kan. After 73 years of marriage, he preceded her in death on March 12, 2000...
Beth Spencer (12/26/04)
Beth Spencer, 94, Nevada, died Friday, Dec. 24, 2004, at Moore-Few Care Center, Nevada. Funeral services and family information will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home.
Carol Pierceall (12/26/04)
Carol Pierceall died on Thursday, Dec. 23, 2004, at the Primrose Healthcare Center where she was a resident. At the time of her death she was with family members. She was born Nov. 29, 1934, the daughter of the late J.R. and Ethel Chambers of Hume. She attended Southwest Missouri State University and graduated from the St. ...
George Alfred Gilman (12/24/04)
George Alfred Gilman, 77, Nevada, died Thursday, Dec. 23, 2004, at his home in Nevada following a lengthy illness. He was born Sept. 29, 1927, in Fulton, Kan., to George Gilman and Lydia Womelsborf Gilman. He married June Ellen Pettibon on Oct. 15, 1950, in Deerfield. She preceded him in death on March 2, 2000...
Charles Ross Douglas (12/23/04)
Charles Ross Douglas, 78, died Dec. 21, 2004. Services were held today, Dec. 23, at 2 p.m., with the Rev. Jared Lamb officiating. Musical selections were "Peace in the Valley," "Holes in the Floor of Heaven" and "Go Rest High Upon that Mountain." Pallbearers were Jason Douglas, Andy Williams, Shane Douglas, Rodney Douglas, Bobby Douglas, Adam Douglas, Brandon Douglas, John Robertson, Tim Rushing, Ben Douglas, Rich Williams and Alex Douglas. ...
George A. Gilman (12/23/04)
George A. Gilman, 77, Nevada, died today, Dec. 23, 2004, at his home in Nevada. Family information and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home.
Cheyenne Spirit McCuistion (12/23/04)
Cheyenne Spirit McCuistion, 8, Lamar, died Monday, Dec. 20, 2004. She was born on April 30, 1996, in Lamar, the daughter of Jesse and Tabatha (Noll) McCuistion. She was a third-grade student at Liberal School in Liberal. She was a member of Upward Cheerleading, Liberal/Lamar recreation softball, YMCA basketball and the Lamar recreation soccer...
Charles Ross Douglas (12/22/04)
Charles Ross Douglas, 78, Nevada, died Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2004, at Freeman West Health System, Joplin, following a lengthy illness. He was born April 25, 1926, in Springfield, to Edward Alan Douglas and Astrid Gertrude Bruce Douglas. He married Della M. Cross on Dec. 19, 2000, in Rich Hill, and she survives of the home...
Delores June Lewis (12/22/04)
Delores June Lewis, 71, died Dec. 19, 2004. Services were held at Ferry Funeral Home today, Dec. 22, at 2 p.m., with Paul Leasor officiating. Musical selections were "In the Garden," "Just a Closer Walk with Thee" and "Life's Railway to Heaven." Pallbearers were Conway Lewis, Joseph Lewis, John Jackson, Steve Stacy, Corey Baker and Tim Baker. Interment was in Moore Cemetery in Nevada. Arrangements were by Ferry Funeral Home...
Ernest J. Friend (12/22/04)
Ernest J. Friend, 47, Butler, died Dec. 19, 2004, of injuries suffered in an auto accident. He is survived by his wife, Darla Friend; two daughters, Rebecca and Christina Friend, all of Butler; father, Buddy Arnold Friend, Peculiar, Mo.; mother, Lela Friend, Oakdale, Calif.; and other family...
Leonard "Buck" Hough Jr. (12/22/04)
Former Bates County Sheriff Leonard "Buck" Hough Jr., 74, Appleton City, Mo., died Dec. 20, 2004, at St. Joseph Hospital in Kansas City, Mo. Funeral services will be held Sunday, Dec. 26, at Heuser Funeral Home in Rich Hill with burial and military rites in the Greenlawn Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Sunday, from 1 p.m. till service time. The family suggest memorial contributions to the Humane Society or American Diabetes Association in care of the funeral home...
Charles R. Douglas (12/21/04)
Charles R. Douglas, 78, Nevada, died Thursday, Dec. 21, 2004, at Freeman West Health System in Joplin. Funeral services will be held Thursday, Dec. 23, at 2 p.m., at Ferry Funeral Home. Visitation will be at the funeral home from 1-2 p.m., Thursday. Family information will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home...
James E. Perry (12/21/04)
James E. Perry, 94, Rich Hill, died Dec. 18, 2004, at Joplin. He is survived by his wife, Nadean Perry, of the home; two daughters, Diane Bradley, of the home, and Carol Johnson, of New Mexico; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Thursday, Dec. ...
Erma L. Irwin (12/21/04)
Erma L. Irwin, 90, died Dec. 16, 2004. Services were held at the Bronaugh Methodist Church on Dec. 20, at 10:30 a.m., with Bill Radford and John Swatosh officiating. Soloist was Ed Post. Musical selections were "The Old Rugged Cross" and "In the Garden." Organist was Shirley Robinson. ...
Lillian Eva Slaughter Hickman (12/21/04)
Lillian Eva Slaughter Hickman, 88, died Dec. 15, 2004. Services were held at Ferry Funeral Home on Dec. 21, at 10:30 a.m., with the Rev. Greg Ferree officiating. Musical selections were "Just a Closer Walk with Thee" and "The Lord's Prayer." Pallbearers were Bill Hickman, Hal Hickman, Doug Hickman and Bill Mapp. Interment was in Sheldon Cemetery in Sheldon. Arrangements were by Ferry Funeral Home...
Loyd Gene Starlin (12/21/04)
Loyd Gene Starlin, 64, of Carthage, died Monday, Dec. 20, 2004, at McCune Brooks Hospital in Carthage. He was born Aug. 11, 1940, in Stotesbury, Mo., to Claude and Minnie (Shepard) Starlin. He lived most of his life in Barton County. He was a member of the First Assembly of God Church in Lamar, Mo...
Delores June Lewis (12/21/04)
Delores June Lewis, 71, Nevada, died Sunday, Dec. 19, 2004, at Cedar County Memorial Hospital, El Dorado Springs. She was born Jan. 18, 1933, in Blakeman, Kan., to Joseph Walter Robbins and Dollie Pearl Johnson Robbins. She married Weldon Wooley on Oct. 22, 1951, in Rangley, Colo. Later, she married John C. Lewis on Feb. 21, 1969, in Peru, Ind., and he preceded her in death in 1978...
Lillian Eva Hickman (12/19/04)
Lillian Eva Hickman, 88, West Linn, Ore., died Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2004, in West Linn, Ore. She was born Dec. 1, 1916, in Ottawa County, Okla., to James E. Slaughter and Mollie V. Saul Slaughter. She married Halbert Ivan Hickman on April 2, 1938, in Kansas City, Kan. He preceded her in death on May 29, 1997...
Thomas M. Simpson (12/19/04)
Thomas M. Simpson, age 89 of Nevada, passed away Thursday, Dec. 16, 2004, at Moore-Few Care Center in Nevada following a short illness. He was born on Jan. 9, 1915, in Tipton, Mo., to Thomas A. Simpson and Matilda Dueber Simpson. He was married to Maxine Hartzfeld on Nov. 17, 1977, in Butler, and she survives of the home...
Glyndur James "Jim" Davies (12/19/04)
Glyndur James "Jim" Davies, 91, Nevada, died Friday, Dec. 17, 2004, at Moore-Few Care Center, Nevada, following an illness of several months. He was born May 28, 1913, in Johnstown, Pa., to William Davies and Elizabeth Makepeace Davies. He married Maletha Margaret Harker on Feb. 24, 1945, in Hollsopple, Pa., and she survives of the home...
William "Bill" Huston (12/14/04)
William "Bill" Huston, 76, Green Bay, Wis., died Sunday, Dec. 12, 2004, at his home. He was born March 25, 1928, in Nevada, to the late Dean and Bertie (Money) Huston. Bill served in the Navy during World War II and in the Coast Guard during the Korean Conflict. On April 15, 1950, he married Delores Hawkins in Milwaukee. He was a service representative for Chevrolet for 35 years. Bill loved to travel, was an avid reader, and liked to "tinker" and fix things...
Thomas Martin Simpson (12/17/04)
Thomas Martin Simpson, 89, of Nevada, died Thursday, Dec. 16, 2004, at Moore-Few Care Center. Family information and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home.
Glyndur James "Jim" Davies (12/17/04)
Glyndur James "Jim" Davies, 91, Nevada, died Friday, Dec. 17, 2004, at Moore-Few Care Center, Nevada. Family information and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada.
Erma L. Irwin (12/17/04)
Erma L. Irwin, 90, Springfield, formerly of Liberal, Mo., died Thursday, Dec. 16, 2004, at St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield, following a lengthy illness. She was born Nov. 4, 1914, in Barton County, Mo., to Jesse Roy Thornton and Edna Lennie Thomas Thornton. She married Herbert Anson Irwin in July 1936 at the United Methodist Church in Nevada. He preceded her in death in 1986...
Lillian E. Hickman (12/16/04)
Lillian E. Hickman, 88, West Linn, Ore., formerly of Sheldon, died Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2004, in West Linn, Ore. Family information and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home.
Erma Irwin (12/16/04)
Erma Irwin, Springfield, formerly of Liberal, Mo., died Thursday, Dec. 16, 2004, in Springfield. Family information and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home.
William E. "Bill" Thomas (12/15/04)
William E. "Bill" Thomas, 67, of El Dorado Springs, died Sunday, Dec. 12, 2004, at Nevada Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be held on Dec. 18, at 10:30 a.m., at the Sheldon Funeral Home in El Dorado Springs. Interment will be at 3 p.m., Saturday, in the Galena Cemetery in Galena, Mo. Family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Friday at the Sheldon Funeral Home with Masonic services at 7 p.m...
Emma A. Ward (12/15/04)
Emma A. Ward, 93, of Lee's Summit, Mo., died at Lee's Summit Hospital on Tuesday, Dec. 14. She was born Dec. 24, 1910, in Nevada, to Carl and Stella (Martin) Stephenson. She was a long time member of Lee's Summit United Methodist Church. She was a member of the PEO...
Marie Juanita Adams (12/14/04)
Marie Juanita Adams, 88, died Dec. 10, 2004. Services were held at Ferry Funeral Home on Monday, Dec. 13, at 2:30 p.m., with David Landwehr officiating. Soloist was Miranda Steffen. Musical selections were "The Lord's Prayer and "In the Garden." Organist was Norma Mooneyhan. ...
Maxine Violet Hayes (12/14/04)
Maxine Violet Hayes, 82, died Dec. 10, 2004. Services were held at Ferry Funeral Home today, at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Paul Mooney officiating. Musical selections were "Peace in the Valley" and "In the Garden." Pallbearers were Mike Harrisop, Shawn Harrison, Josh Harris, Blake Coleman, Garth Coleman and Rocky Coleman. Interment was in Deepwood Cemetery in Nevada. Arrangements were by Ferry Funeral Home...
Lawrence Arnold (12/14/04)
Lawrence Arnold, 85, formerly of Fort Scott, Kan., died Sunday, Dec. 12, 2004, at the Pittsburg Health and Rehab Center in Pittsburg, Kan. He was a street repair foreman for the city of Fort Scott, Kan., for 20 years, retiring in 1981. He is survived by his wife, Lucille, of El Dorado Springs; two sons, Dale Arnold, of Fort Scott, Kan., and Donald Arnold, of Springfield; three stepsons, David Parker, of Uniontown, Kan., Darrell Parker, of Fort Scott, Kan., and Garen Parker, of Mulvane, Kan.; a stepdaughter, Glenna Rae Wagenecht, of Loveland, Colo.; a sister, Alice L. ...
Maurine Bernita Spain (12/14/04)
Maurine Bernita Spain, 93, Nevada, formerly of Richards, Mo., passed away Monday, Dec. 13, 2004, at Nevada Regional Medical Center, Nevada, following an illness of several weeks. She was born Nov. 26, 1911, in Strasburg, Mo., to George Hortleder and Thecla Brecklein Hortleder. She married Robert Thomas Spain on Dec. 23, 1934. He preceded her in death on Jan. 9, 1999...
Burrel E. Davis Jr. (12/14/04)
Burrel E. Davis Jr. died Sunday, Dec. 12, 2004, at his home in Nevada. Born in Nevada's east end on July 29, 1927, he was the son of Burrel E. Sr. and Nellie Davis, Nevada, former Nevada grocers, councilman and chief of police. Both parents preceded him in death...
Marvin A. Rosbrugh (12/14/04)
Marvin A. Rosbrugh, age 93, of El Dorado Springs, passed away on Dec. 12, 2004, at the University Medical Center in Columbia, Mo. He was born the second of W.S. "Willie" and Myrtle (Bull) Rosbrugh on Feb. 20, 1911, in rural St. Clair County, near Rockville, Mo...
Joseph Jacob Love (12/12/04)
Joseph Jacob Love, 85, died Dec. 8, 2004. Services were held at Evergreen Memorial Chapel on Dec. 11 at 3 p.m., with Bill Garwood officiating. Music selections were "What a Friend We Have in Jesus," "The Lord Is My Shepherd" and "Blest Be The Tie That Binds." Vocalists were Brenda and Meredith Love. ...
Daina Jane Luther Ives (12/12/04)
Daina Jane Luther Ives, 37, died Dec. 7, 2004. Services were held at Pine Street Baptist Church on Dec. 11, at 10:30 a.m., with David Landwehr and Terry Mosher officiating. Musicians were Betty Seitz, Michael Pruitt, June O'Connor, Sarah Morris, Sharon Pruitt. ...
Marie Juanita Adams (12/12/04)
Marie Juanita Adams, 88, Nevada, died Friday, Dec. 10, 2004, at Christian Health Care, Nevada, following a lengthy illness. She was born Aug. 22, 1916, in Monett, Mo. She was married March 20, 1935, in Nevada, to Lewis Adams who survives of the home...
Maxine V. Hayes (12/12/04)
Maxine V. Hayes, 82, Nevada, passed away Friday, Dec. 10, 2004, in St. Joseph Hospital, Kansas City, Mo., following a short illness. She was born Nov. 13, 1922, in rural Horton, to Carl Raines and Mae Lynn Raines. She married William Jay Hayes on July 22, 1949, in Harrison, Ark., and he preceded her in death on May 22,1994...
Amy Sue Watters (12/10/04)
Amy Sue Watters, 33, died Dec. 3, 2004. Services were held at Evergreen Memorial Chapel on Dec. 9, at 11 a.m., with Mike Hutchens. Musical selections were "Amazing Grace" and "Go Rest High On That Mountain." Pallbearers were Paul Body, Phillip Body, Bert Jarrell, Dennis Reppenhagen, Pat Watters and Orville Watters Jr. Interment was in Sheldon Cemetery. Arrangements were by Evergreen Memorial Chapel...
Maxine V. Hayes (12/10/04)
Maxine V. Hayes, 82, formerly of Nevada, died Friday, Dec. 10, 2004, at St. Joseph Hospital in Kansas City, Mo. Family information and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home.
Walter Roy Headrick (12/10/04)
Walter Roy Headrick, 80, died Dec. 7, 2004. Services were held at Ferry Funeral Home today at 10:30 a.m., with Mark Stetler and Reuben Lowry officiating. Soloist was Daniel McDonald. Musical selections were "Day by Day" and "No Disappointment in Heaven." Organist was Katherine Stetler. ...
Kathleen Rebecca Sumner (12/10/04)
Kathleen Rebecca Sumner, 81, died Dec. 7, 2004. Services were held at Ferry Funeral Home today at 2 p.m., with Mike Tunnell officiating. Soloist was Phyllis Sumner. Musical selections were "It Is Well With My Soul" and "How Great Thou Art." Organist was Norma Mooneyham. Interment was in Newton Burial Park. Arrangements were by Ferry Funeral Home...
Floyd Franklin Fowler (12/10/04)
Floyd Franklin Fowler, 94, died Dec. 6, 2004. Services were held at Sheldon Christian Church today at 10:30 a.m., with Ralph Shead and Andrew Kirschner officiating. Soloist was Monty Gordon. Musical selections were "On the Far Side Banks of Jordan," "When I Take My Vacation in Heaven" and "There's Within My Heart a Melody." Organist was Helen Leininger. ...
Joseph Jacob Love (12/10/04)
Joseph Jacob Love died Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2004, at the age of 85 years, at Groves Nursing Home in Independence, Mo. He was born Aug. 13, 1919, to Joseph H. And Louise C. Loss Love at Mansfield, Wash. He grew up on a wheat and livestock farm in Douglas County, Wash., near Mansfield. He herded sheep as a boy and started farming while in high school. He graduated from the Mansfield High School in May 1937...
Joseph Jacob Love (12/09/04)
Joseph Jacob Love, 85, Nevada, died Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2004, at Groves Nursing Home in Independence, Mo. Family information and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Evergreen Funeral Home.
Daina Jane (Luther) Ives (12/09/04)
Daina Jane (Luther) Ives, age 37, of Nevada passed away Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2004, at the Nevada Regional Medical Center following a lengthy illness. She was born July 26, 1967, in Clinton, Mo., to John and Betty Luther. She was married Dec. 6, 1986, in Nevada, to Robert E. Ives and he survives of the home...
Kathleen Rebecca Sumner (12/09/04)
Kathleen Rebecca Sumner, 81, Stockton, formerly of Vernon County, died Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2004, at Cox Medical Center South following a sudden illness. She was born Aug. 29, 1923, in El Dorado Springs, to Oscar Thomas and Ida Florence Hartman Thomas. She was married Dec. 20, 1941, in Lamar, to Harry E. Sumner who survives of the home...
Walter Roy Headrick Sr. (12/08/04)
Walter Roy Headrick Sr., 80, Richards, Mo., died Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2004, at St. John's Regional Medical Center, Joplin. He was born on Oct. 10, 1924, in Fort Scott, Kan., to Richard Byron Headrick and Mary Frances Barnett Headrick. He married Elsie G. Wagner on April 13, 1944, in Fort Scott, Kan., and she survives of the home...
Floyd F. Fowler (12/08/04)
Floyd F. Fowler, 94, of rural Sheldon, passed away Monday evening, Dec. 6, 2004, at Nevada Regional Medical Center, following a lengthy illness. Mr. Fowler was born March 19, 1910, in Sheldon, to Edward Garfield Fowler and Matilda Jane Beisley Fowler. On July 16, 1930, he was united in marriage in Adrian, Mo., to Mildred Helen Norwood, and she survives of the home...
Johnnie James Fritter (12/08/04)
Johnnie James Fritter, 85, Richards, Mo., died Saturday, Dec. 4, 2004, at Mercy Health Center. He was born May 10, 1919, in Fort Scott, Kan., the son of John Franklin Fritter and Bulah Severy Fritter. He married Helen Irene Beal on Dec. 2, 1945, at the First Church of God in Fort Scott...
Patsy Ann Cannon (12/08/04)
Patsy Ann Cannon, 63, died Dec. 2, 2004. Services were held at Ferry Funeral Home on Dec. 5, at 2 p.m., with John Nichols officiating. Musical selections were "How Great Thou Art" and "Peace in the Valley." Pallbearers were Gene Shields, Kendall Baker, Denver Westerhold, Brantley Johnson, John Shorten and Bob Hughes. Interment was in Marvin Chapel Cemetery in Nevada. Arrangements were by Ferry Funeral Home...
Felicia Ruth Jones (12/08/04)
Felicia Ruth Jones, 51, Rich Hill, died Monday, Dec. 6, 2004, at KU Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan. She is survived by one son, Jeffrey Derr, Rich Hill; four grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; one brother, Mike Jones, Oak Grove, Mo.; and nieces and nephews...
Amy Sue Watters (12/07/04)
Amy Sue Watters, 33, Dillwyn, Va., formerly of Nevada, died Dec. 3, 2004, at her residence. She was born on June 21, 1971, in Howell, Mich., the daughter of Orville and Barbara Caldwell Watters. She was a homemaker. She is survived by her father, Orville Watters Jr. ...
Floyd F. Fowler (12/07/04)
Floyd F. Fowler, 94, Sheldon, died Monday, Dec. 6, 2004, at Nevada Regional Medical Center. Family information and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home.
Walter R. Headrick (12/07/04)
Walter R. Headrick, 80, Richards, died Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2004, at St. John's Regional Medical Center in Joplin. Family information and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home.
Felicia Jones (12/07/04)
Felicia Jones, 51, Rich Hill, died Dec. 6, 2004, at KU Medical Center, Kansas City, Kan. Funeral services and family information will be announced later by the Heuser Funeral Home, Rich Hill.
William "Bill" Charles Wimer (12/07/04)
William "Bill" Charles Wimer, 84, died Nov. 30, 2004, at the Sonora Regional Medical Center in Sonora, Calif. He was born July 6, 1920, in Nevada, to William Clark Wimer and Mabel Ella Andrews Wimer. Mr. Wimer lived in Sonora, Calif., since 1968. He served in the U.S. Air Force for four years and worked for the U.S. Forest Service for 10 years as a surveyor. He was an avid golfer and bowler. He enjoyed fishing and traveling. He was a member of the Sonora Elks Lodge for approximately 60 years...
Patsy Ann Cannon (12/05/04)
Patsy Ann Cannon, 63, Nevada, died Thursday, Dec. 2, 2004, at St. John's Regional Medical Center, Joplin, following a lengthy illness. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 5, at Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada. Interment will follow in Marvin Chapel Cemetery, Vernon County. Friends may call now and until the hour of service at the funeral home. The family receives friends 5-6 p.m. on Saturday at Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada...
Lucille Warren (Haynes) Hazekamp (12/03/04)
Lucille Warren (Haynes) Hazekamp, age 73, of Mt. Pleasant, Mich., passed away on Dec. 1, 2004, in the loving presence of her daughters, Jana and Audrey, and her brother, Paul, and sister in law, Janet. She was also present in the hearts and prayers of many, many others...
Casey Manie Ogle (12/03/04)
Casey Manie Ogle, age 12, of rural Liberal, Mo., passed away at 9:17 am., Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2004, after an auto accident near her home. Her sister, Carey died in the same accident. Casey was born Jan. 7, 1992, in Joplin, the daughter of Jerry Wayne Ogle and Cathy Tucker. She was a seventh grade student at Liberal where she was a cheerleader, played flute in the school band, sang in the honor choir, and was a member of the drama club. She attended Nashville Christian Church...
Carey Grace McKee (12/03/04)
Carey Grace McKee, age 10, of rural Liberal, Mo., passed away at 7:15 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2004, in an auto accident near her home. Her sister, Casey died in the same accident. Carey was born March 18, 1994, at Joplin, to Scott and Cathy (Tucker) McKee. ...
Marvin Arlington Long (12/01/04)
Marvin Arlington Long, 84, Lamar, died Monday, Nov. 29, 2004, at Barton County Memorial Hospital in Lamar. He was born Jan. 31, 1920, in Vernon County, to Harley R. and Freda (Yount) Long. He married Lorraine V. (Lucletta) Long on June 7, 1941, and they made their home in Irwin, Mo., until 1998 when they moved to Lamar...