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Obituaries from May 2005

Rachel L. Wright (05/31/05)
Rachel L. Wright, 48, LaCygne, Kan., died Saturday, May 28, 2005, from cancer. Survivors include her husband, William Wright; three daughters, Chrissy Made, Osawatomie, Kan,. Kelly Otter, Richards, and Dusty Ivy, Fort Scott, Kan.; and six grandchildren...
Dale Buck (05/31/05)
Dale Buck, 95, Webb City, died May 30, 2005, at 10:25 a.m., at a Webb City nursing home. He was born on Feb. 12, 1910, in Nevada, to Joseph M. Buck and Nellie Scott Buck. He married Sarah Horning Buck on Sept. 21, 1936, in Nevada, and she survives of the home...
Earnest E. Toepfer (05/29/05)
Earnest E. Toepfer, 46, Walker, died Thursday, May 26, 2005. Services were held at Green Mound Cemetery on May 28, at 2:30 p.m., with the Rev. Charles Brown officiating. Musical selections were "Sweet Home Alabama" and "Seasons in the Sun." Pallbearers were Brandon Toepfer, Brandon Forgey, Terry Forgey, Jack Wallace, Kenny Wolfe and Greg Prough. Interment was in Green Mound Cemetery in Harwood. Arrangements are by Ferry Funeral Home...
Norman Parks (05/27/05)
Norman Parks, 71, Sheldon, died Saturday, May 21, 2005. Services were held at Fort Scott National Cemetery on May 26, at 2:30 p.m., with C.K. Warden officiating. Taped musical selection was "Amazing Grace." Pallbearers were Gary Dedmon, Kevin Dedmon, Mark Compton, Chris Harper, Jeff Harper and H.J. Sweat. Arrangements are by Evergreen Memorial Chapel...
Earnest E. Toepfer (05/27/05)
Earnest E. Toepfer, 46, Walker, died Thursday, May 26, 2005, at Nevada Regional Medical Center following a lengthy illness. He was born Aug. 19, 1958, in Fort Scott, Kan., to Dollie Rosella Toepfer. He married Dawn R. Wallace on April 7, 2000, in Eureka Springs, Ark., and she survives of the home...
Jeffrey Jackson Swearingen (05/27/05)
Jeffrey Jackson Swearingen, 42, Nevada, died May 24, 2005. Services were held at the United Methodist Church today, May 27, at 10:30 a.m., with the Very Rev. Mimi Savidge officiating. Musical selections were "Dear Lord and Father of Mankind," "The Holy City," "Amazing Grace," "Take My Life" and "I'll Fly Away." Organist was Peggy Graves. ...
Earnest E. Toepfer (05/26/05)
Earnest E. Toepfer, 46, Walker, died today, May 26, 2005, at Nevada Regional Medical Center. Family information and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home.
Ivan "Ralph" Fanning (05/26/05)
Ivan "Ralph" Fanning, 76, Fort Worth, Texas, died Sunday, May 22, 2005. Services were held at First Baptist Church of Halton City, Texas, on Tuesday, May 24, at 2 p.m., with C.M. Mosley officiating. Interment was in the Olive Branch Cemetery in Milo. Graveside services were under the direction of Ferry Funeral Home...
Jeffrey Jackson Swearingen (05/26/05)
Jeffrey Jackson Swearingen, 42, Nevada, died May 24, 2005, in Nevada. He was born Oct. 2, 1962, in Nevada, to David Jackson Swearingen and La Mae Neas Swearingen. Jeff grew up in Nevada, and graduated from Nevada High School in 1981. In 1982 he went to the University of Missouri in Columbia and became a member of the Phi Gamma Delta Fraternity. ...
Viola Lea Adams (05/25/05)
Viola Lea Adams, 87, Nevada, died Saturday, May 21, 2005. Services were held at Ferry Funeral Home today, May 25, at 10:30 a.m., with the Rev. Wes Anderson officiating. Musical selections were "Because He Lives" and "Sheltered in the Arms of God." Singers were Elaine Shindler and Janice Almquist. ...
Jeffery Jackson Swearingen (05/25/05)
Jeffery Jackson Swearingen, 42, Nevada, died May 24, 2005, in Nevada. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, May 27, at the United Methodist Church in Nevada. Family information will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home.
Jae Andrew Boyd (05/25/05)
Jae Andrew Boyd, 4, died May 20, 2005. Services were held at Evergreen Memorial Chapel on May 25, at 2 p.m., with Bonnie Berry officiating and Steven Berry, Jamie Toliver and Brooke Claypool participating. Musical selection was "Wind Beneath My Wings." Soloist was Marlene Scotten. ...
Henry E. "Joe" Bailey (05/25/05)
Henry E. "Joe" Bailey, 86, Nevada, died Sunday, May 22, 2005. Services were held at Newton Burial Park today, May 25, at 11 a.m., with Shelby Brant officiating. Music was provided by a military honors group. Pallbearers were Robert Bailey, Abby Cagle, Tracy Garren, Charles Minnis, Chris Minnis, Tim Minnis and Tonya Olinde. Arrangements were by Evergreen Memorial Chapel...
Lloyd E. Geivet (05/25/05)
Lloyd E. Geivet, 84, Bolivar, died May 19, 2005, in Jerico Springs, Mo. He was born April 1, 1921, in Jerico Springs, to William Henry and Nettie Belle (McLeod) Geivet. He married Margaret Cathern Gaines on Dec. 23, 1945. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He had been a farmer in Nevada and had owned and operated Geivet's Goody Shop in Galmey for 13 years and had hauled lime and fertilizer. He was of the Baptist faith...
Ronald Royce Russ (05/25/05)
Ronald Royce Russ, 71, retired, died Tuesday, May 24, 2005. Visitation with the family will be from 7-8:30 p.m., Thursday at the Downing and Lahey Mortuary West, in Wichita, Kan. Services will be held Friday at 10 a.m., at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Wichita, Kan...
Jean L. Monday (05/24/05)
Jean L. Monday, 69, Nevada, died Friday, May 20, 2005, at Christian Health Care, Nevada, following a lengthy illness. She was born Feb. 5, 1936, in Kansas City, Mo., to William B. Moore and Freda A. Marsh Moore. She graduated from high school in Parsons, Kan., in 1954. She came to Nevada, in 1973 from Iola, Kan., and lived virtually the remainder of her life here. She worked at the Nevada State Hospital for 17 years...
Richard LeRoy Lute (05/24/05)
Richard LeRoy Lute, 78, Nevada, died Wednesday, May 18, 2005. Services were held at First Baptist Church on May 23, at 11 a.m., with William Cox officiating. Singers were Edi Gragg and Delton Fast. Musical selections were "In the Garden" and "Because He Lives." Pianist was Debbie Fast. Pallbearers were Doug Cross, Jack Mead, Clinton Cross, Dean Walker, Todd Hedger, Larry Hurst, Joel Reavis and Willis Leonard. Interment was in Newton Burial Park. Arrangements were by Ferry Funeral Home...
Doyle Brown (05/24/05)
Doyle Brown, 61, Harwood, died Sunday, May 22, 2005, at his home. He is survived by his wife, Deanne Brown, of the home; son, Dustin Brown, Harwood; daughter, Monica Titmus, Fort Scott, Kan.; brother, Larry Brown, Nevada; and sister, Arleta Wilson, Rich Hill; and two grandchildren...
Doris Elizabeth Figoli (05/24/05)
Doris Elizabeth Figoli, 91, Prescott, Kan., formerly of Nevada, died Saturday, May 21, 2005, at the Prescott Country View Nursing Home, Prescott, Kan. She was born April 17, 1914, in Boston, Mass., to Clarence Henry White and Elizabeth Garland White...
Jackie Ruth Bobbitt (05/24/05)
Jackie Ruth Bobbitt, 77, of Lamar, died Monday, May 23, 2005, at Barton County Memorial Hospital. She was born Sept. 14, 1927 in Lamar, to Charley B. and Maude P. (Berry) Perry. She married Dudley Mack Divine II on July 4, 1944, in Fort Scott, Kan., and he preceded her in death on Sept. 3, 1971. She then married Harold M. Bobbitt on Aug. 25, 1973, in Lamar and he died June 30, 2000...
Ivan "Ralph" Fanning (05/24/05)
Ivan "Ralph" Fanning, 76, Fort Worth, Texas, died Sunday, May 22, 2005, at a hospital in Fort Worth, Texas. He was born Sept. 26, 1928, in Nevada, to Ralph and Mildred Fanning. He was married to Bonnie Mae Fanning, who survives of the home. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Haltom City, Texas...
Othel Floyd "Ted" Brooks (05/24/05)
Othel Floyd "Ted" Brooks, 78, Rich Hill, died May 19, 2005, at St. Joseph Hospital in Kansas City, Mo. He was born at Arroll, Mo., to Flora (Taber) Brooks and George Brooks. He married Nancy Jo (Smith) Brooks on Aug. 31, 1952. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He worked as a truck driver for IML. He also worked as a van driver for Medicalodge of Nevada. He was a member of the American Legion in Rich Hill...
Viola Lea Adams (05/24/05)
Viola Lea Adams, 87, Nevada, died Saturday, May 21, 2005, at Christian Health Care, Nevada, following a brief illness. She was born May 24, 1917, in Bronaugh, to Andrew Jackson Mahan and Alberta Lea Nord Mahan. She married Clarence Kermit Adams on July 10, 1936, in Stockton. He preceded her in death on July 30, 1992...
Henry E. "Joe" Bailey (05/24/05)
Henry E. "Joe" Bailey, 86, Nevada, died Sunday, May 22, 2005, at Moore-Few Care Center. He was born on Sept. 21, 1918, in Garland, Kan., the son of Herbert and Lettie (Pippin) Bailey. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He married Sarah Jane Beaver on Sept. 3, 1963. He was a truck driver...
Norman Parks (05/24/05)
Norman Parks, 71, Sheldon, died Saturday, May 21, 2005, at National Healthcare in Joplin. He was born March 3, 1934, in St. Louis the son of Marvin Van and Dorithy M. Smith Parks. He was married to Nadine McCollum on Sept. 21, 1957, in Hernando, Miss., and she preceded him in death in 1997...
Jae Andrew Boyd (05/24/05)
Jae Andrew Boyd, the son of Jeremy Ray and Heidi Marie Boyd, was born on Feb. 15, 2001, at the Cedar County Memorial Hospital in El Dorado Springs, and passed from this life on Friday, May 20, 2005, at 4 years of age. Survivors include his parents, Jeremy and Heidi; a half sister, Temper Boyd; his aunt, Ginger Woolston; grandparents, Rick and Alta Woolston; and great-grandparents, Dale and Kay Woolston. ...
Dorothea Denyse Weltmer Detloff (05/24/05)
Dorothea Denyse Weltmer Detloff, 86, Nevada, died Monday, May 23, 2005, at Moore-Few Care Center, Nevada. She was born June 6, 1918, in Nevada, to Ernest Cyrus Weltmer and Dorothee Hoffman Weltmer. Denyse attended Nevada Public Schools and graduated from Nevada High School in the Class of 1936. ...
Linden John Short (05/24/05)
Linden John Short departed this life on Sunday, May 22, 2005, at the age of 23 following a valiant effort to overcome injuries incurred in an automobile accident on Dec 30, 2003. Linden is the son of John and Maureen Short of Nevada and Linda Short of Carthage...
Jean Monday (05/22/05)
Jean Monday, 69, Nevada, died Friday, May 20, 2005, at Christian Health Care in Nevada. Funeral arrangements and family information will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home.
Doris Elizabeth Figoli (05/22/05)
Doris Elizabeth Figoli, 91, Nevada, died Saturday, May 21, 2005, at Prescott Nursing Home in Prescott, Kan. Funeral arrangements and family information will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home.
Viola Adams (05/22/05)
Viola Adams, 87, died Saturday, May 21, 2005, at Christian Health Care in Nevada. Funeral arrangements and family information will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home.
Johnnie Bishop Walker (05/22/05)
Johnnie Bishop Walker, 81, Nevada, died Thursday, May 12, 2005. Services were held at Ferry Funeral Home on May 21, at 2 p.m., with the Rev. Ted Furry officiating. Scriptural recital was presented by the Yoder family. Eulogy was presented by John Walker. ...
Charles N. Daniels (05/20/05)
Charles N. Daniels, 50, Lamar, formerly of Farlington, Kan., died Tuesday, May 17, 2005, at his home in Lamar. He was born April 7, 1955, in Nevada, to N.B. "Doc" and Wanda Lee (Wyckoff) Daniels. He was a self-employed fence builder and a member of the Deerfield Baptist Church...
Leona Violet Parker (05/20/05)
Leona Violet Parker, 79, Fort Scott, Kan., died early Thursday, May 19, 2005. Survivors include two daughters, Kathy Sue Willis, of Broken Arrow, Okla., and Suzanne Michelle Peel, Fort Scott, Kan.; four grandchildren; and three brothers-in-law and three sisters-in-law. In addition to her husband, James Parker, she was preceded in death by her parents, Walter and Eva McHolland...
Richard LeRoy Lute (05/20/05)
Richard LeRoy Lute, 78, Nevada, died Wednesday, May 18, 2005, at his home in Nevada. He was born June 13, 1926, in Cawker City, Kan., to Everett L. Lute and Ruth Florence Welch Lute. He married Dimple May Purvis on June 26, 1946, in Appleton City, Mo., and she survives of the home...
Richard L. Lute (05/19/05)
Richard L. Lute, 78, died at his home in Nevada Wednesday, May 18, 2005. Family information and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home.
Johnnie Bishop Walker (05/18/05)
Johnnie Bishop Walker, 81, Nevada, died Thursday, May 12, 2005, at Moore-Few Care Center, Nevada, following an illness of several months. He was born March 20, 1924, in Gainesboro, Tenn., to Benton Walker and Mary Louise Beech Walker. He was married Oct. 5, 1945, in Bakersfield, Calif., to Joyce Palfrey who survives of the home...
Thomas Dale Hacker (05/18/05)
Thomas Dale Hacker, 66, Nevada, died Thursday, May 12, 2005. Services were held at Ferry Funeral Home on May 17, at 1 p.m., with the Rev. Wes Anderson officiating. Prelude was presented by The Mizzou Marching Band. Eulogy was presented by Kenny Hacker. ...
Jimmie Lee Jackson (05/17/05)
Jimmie Lee Jackson, 60, Fordland, Mo., died May 14, 2005, as a result of a motorcycle accident. He was a graduate of Walker High School. He was employed by Craftline Cabinets in Ozark, Mo. He was preceded in death by his father, Ralph Jackson; and a brother, Terry...
Harry E. Sumner (05/17/05)
Harry E. Sumner, 87, Stockton, Mo., died Thursday, May 12, 2005. Services were held at Ferry Funeral Home on May 16, at 2 p.m., with Mike Tunnell officiating. Soloist was Phyllis Sumner. Musical selections were "It is Well with my Soul" and "There is Something about that Name." Organist was Wanda Kannady. Interment was in Newton Burial Park in Nevada. Military honors were conducted by the National Guard's Juliet Team from Joplin...
Johnnie Walker (05/15/05)
Johnnie Walker, 81, died Thursday, May 12, 2005, at Moore-Few Care Center. Family information and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home.
Margaret F. Fleming (05/15/05)
Margaret F. Fleming, 94, Nevada, died May 10, 2005. Services were held at St. Mary's Catholic Church on May 14, at 11 a.m., with the Rev. Anthony Pileggi officiating. Organist was Gwen Schoolcraft. Musical selections were "O' God Our Help in Ages Past," "Amazing Grace" and "I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say." Canter was Susan McBeth. ...
Walter C. "Bud" Huppe (05/15/05)
Walter C. "Bud" Huppe, 84, Nevada, died May 8, 2005. Services were held at Newton Burial Park on May 14, at 10 a.m., with Mike Satterlee officiating. Musical selection was "In the Garden." Pallbearers were Rusty Fanning, Clarence Ewing, Frank Lurten, Mike Brigman, Mike Snider and Mike Wild. Arrangements were by Ferry Funeral Home...
Thomas Dale Hacker (05/15/05)
Thomas Dale Hacker, 66, Nevada, passed away Thursday, May 12, 2005, at Moore-Few Care Center, Nevada, following an illness of 15 months. He was born Nov. 25, 1938, in Walker, to Howard Hacker and Angie Palmer Hacker. He was married to Sharon Stong in 1971 in Nevada, and she survives of the home...
Robert Allen "Cricket" Goll (05/13/05)
Robert Allen "Cricket" Goll, 75, died Monday, May 9, 2005. Services were held at Moore Cemetery on May 12, at 10:30 a.m., with the Rev. Paul Mooney officiating. Pallbearers were Glen Yokley and Ed Brooks. Arrangements were by Ferry Funeral Home.
Marcena M. True (05/13/05)
Marcena M. True, 93, Nevada, died Monday, May 9, 2005. Services were held at Ferry Funeral Home on May 12, at 2 p.m., with John Nichols officiating. Musical selections were "In the Garden" and "The Lord's Prayer." Pallbearers were Steve Dean, Rob Barrett, Larry Forkner, Doug Gariss, Don Dean, David Rutledge and Gerald Rutledge. Honorary pallbearers were Bill Smith, Dale Woods, Richard Gafner and Marcel Normand. Interment was in Newton Burial Park, Nevada. Arrangement were by Ferry Funeral Home...
Amy Irene Young (05/13/05)
Amy Irene Young, 86, Nevada, died May 9, 2005. Services were held at Evergreen Memorial Chapel today, at 2 p.m., with the Rev. Ralph Clark officiating. Musical selections were "Because He Lives," "Old Rugged Cross" and "How Great Thou Art." Pallbearers were Nelson Brooks, John Burrell, Kendall Hartzfeld, David McNeley, Linden Post and Larry Wallace. Interment was in Newton Burial Park. Arrangements were by Evergreen Memorial Chapel...
Harry E. Sumner (05/13/05)
Harry E. Sumner, 87, Stockton, Mo., died Thursday, May 12, 2005, at the Citizens Memorial Hospital in Bolivar, Mo., following an illness of several weeks. He was born April 4, 1918, in Vernon County, to Woodford Wilson Sumner and Bessie Lee Walker Sumner. He was married Dec. 20, 1941, in Lamar, to Kathleen Thomas. She preceded him in death Dec. 7, 2004...
Margaret F. Fleming (05/12/05)
Margaret F. Fleming, 94, Nevada, died May 10, 2005, at Christian Health Care, Nevada. She was born Feb. 7, 1911, in Des Moines, Iowa, to Michael James Brick and Mary Isabell Mulhern Brick. She married Clifford C. Fleming in February 1932 in Nevada. He preceded her in death in 1967...
Dorothy Mae Cameron (05/11/05)
Dorothy Mae Cameron, 91, of Nevada, died Friday, May 7, 2005. Services were held at Click Cemetery on May 10, at 10 a.m., with John Nichols officiating. Musical selection was "How Great Thou Art." Pallbearers were John McClain, Charles Bauer and Don Stockstill. Interment was in Click Cemetery in Nevada. Arrangements were by Ferry Funeral Home...
L. Garratt Holland (05/11/05)
L. Garratt Holland, 91, Nevada, died Wednesday, May 4, 2005. Services were held at Langsford Funeral Home on May 11, at 1 p.m., with Dr. William Cox officiating. Musical selection was "The Lord's Prayer." Pallbearers were David Feinberg, Brian Feinberg, Stephen Feinberg, Michael Holland, Jeffery Holland, Josh McHugh and Thomas McHugh III. Interment was in Mount Washington Cemetery in Independence, Mo. Arrangements were by Ferry Funeral Home...
Maxine P. Maxwell (05/11/05)
Maxine P. Maxwell, 92, Nevada, died Friday, May 6, 2005. Services were held at Ferry Funeral Home on May 10, at 1:30 p.m., with the Rev. Greg Ferree officiating. Musical selections were "Ah! Sweet Mystery of Life" and "How Great Thou Art." Interment was in Newton Burial Park in Nevada. Arrangements were by Ferry Funeral Home...
Margaret F. Fleming (05/11/05)
Margaret F. Fleming, 94, Nevada, died May 10, 2005, at Christian Health Care, Nevada. She was born Feb. 7, 1911, in Des Moines, Iowa. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, May 14, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Nevada, with the Rev. Anthony Pileggi officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, in Nevada...
Robert Allen "Cricket" Goll (05/11/05)
Robert Allen "Cricket" Goll, 75, died Monday, May 9, 2005, at Moore-Few Care Center, Nevada, following an illness of several weeks. He was born Dec. 30, 1929, in Chicago, Ill., to Phillip and Dorothy A. Fauchier. He was married Jan. 13, 1968, in Chicago, Ill., to Shirley Ann McKee. Who preceded him in death on Dec. 14, 1989...
Walter C. "Bud" Huppe (05/10/05)
Walter C. "Bud" Huppe, 84, Nevada, died May 8, 2005, at his residence following a brief illness. He was born April 21, 1921, in Longmont, Colo., to Walter C. Huppe Sr. and Florence E. Waite Huppe. He was married July 13, 1956, in Grover, Colo., to Grace J. McCoy. She survives of the home...
Loren Joseph "Lonnie Joe" Emmerich (05/10/05)
Loren Joseph "Lonnie Joe" Emmerich, 67, of Holiday Lakes, Pleasanton, Kan., died Friday, May 6, 2005, at his home. He was born March 1, 1938, in Osage Beach, Mo., the son of Paul Joseph Emmerich and Lenora Ann Williams Emmerich. He married Velda Kain Lister on Feb. 11, 1968, in Independence, Mo...
Dorothy Mae Cameron (05/10/05)
Dorothy Mae Cameron, 91, of Nevada, died Friday, May 7, 2005, at Moore-Few Care Center, Nevada. She was born July 10, 1913, in Nevada, to Barton Jasper Racer and Edith Olive Wilson Racer. She was reared in Nevada and graduated from Nevada High School in 1931. She lived in Rich Hill and Butler for a time. She was employed at Nevada State Hospital for 9 years. She attended Pine Street Baptist Church...
Velma Bell Hiestand Steward (05/10/05)
Velma Bell Hiestand Steward, 92, of El Dorado Springs, died in the Cedar County Memorial Hospital on Thursday, May 5, 2005, after a short illness. She was born near the Olive Branch Community in Vernon County on Oct. 29, 1912, the daughter of George H. and Bessie V. Hiestand. She married Ernest E. Steward on March 18, 1931...
Amy Irene Young (05/10/05)
Amy Irene Young, the daughter of Berley Samuel and Cora Bernice Wallace Loveall, was born July 15, 1918, in Vernon County and passed away on Monday, May 9, 2005, at Christian Healthcare, at 86 years of age. She was united in marriage to Kenneth Young on Feb. ...
Marcena M. True (05/10/05)
Marcena M. True, 93, Nevada, died Monday, May 9, 2005, at Moore-Few Care Center, Nevada, following a brief illness. She was born Aug. 4, 1911, in Ketterman, Mo., in Vernon County, to James Rutledge and Myrta Frances Walker Rutledge. She was married March 19, 1933, in Nevada, to Vern C. True of Harwood. He died Dec. 22, 1987...
Roma Kathleen Gardner (05/08/05)
Roma Kathleen Gardner, 86, of Nevada, formally of Edina, Mo., died Wednesday, May 4, 2005, in Nevada. She was born Sept. 7, 1918, in Memphis, Mo., the daughter of Bressler and Dono (McDole) Alexander. On June 27, 1948, at Memphis, Mo., she married Charles Adam Gardner who preceded her in death in 1990...
Dorothy Cameron (05/08/05)
Dorothy Cameron, 91, Nevada, died Saturday, May 7, 2005, at Moore-Few Care Center in Nevada. Funeral arrangements and family information will be announced by Ferry Funeral Home later.
Maxine P. Maxwell (05/08/05)
Maxine P. Maxwell, 92, Nevada, died Friday, May 6, 2005, at Nevada Regional Medical Center, Nevada, following an illness of several months. She was born Sept. 26, 1912, in Rinehart, Mo., to George W. Potter and Lillian Gregg Potter. She was married on Oct. 5, 1938, in Nevada, to Cecil Maxwell. He preceded her in death Nov. 12, 2003...
Frank E. Orr (05/06/05)
Frank E. Orr, 62, died May 5, 2005, at Moore-Few Care Center in Nevada. He was born Feb. 19, 1943, in Topeka, Kan., the son of Ira and Bessie Wright Orr. He served in the Marines from 1959-1963. He worked as a mechanic for many years and also was a delivery driver...
Jimmie Lynn Nunn (05/06/05)
Jimmie Lynn Nunn passed away Monday, May 2, 2005, after a battle with cancer. He was born in Nevada on May 28, 1928. He will be laid to rest beside his parents, Paul Roe and Jessica Fay McElwain Nunn at Newton Burial Park on May 12. He was preceded in death by his siblings, Stanley Nunn, Sterling Nunn, Francis Seitz and Marjorie Pacaeho...
L. Garratt Holland (05/06/05)
L. Garratt Holland, 91, Nevada, formerly of Lake Lotawana, Mo., died Wednesday, May 4, 2005, at his home in Nevada following a lengthy illness. He was born March 29, 1914, in Independence, Mo., to Louis Edward Holland, known by some as the "Father of Aviation" in the Kansas City area and Adelia Ward Garratt Holland. ...
Garratt Holland (05/05/05)
Garratt Holland, 91, Nevada, died Wednesday, May 4, 2005, at his home in Nevada. Family information and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home.
Timothy Dan Cooper (05/04/05)
Timothy Dan Cooper, 23, Pleasant Hill, Mo., died Thursday, April 28, 2005. He was born Aug. 19, 1981, in Neosho, Mo., the son of Ron and Jo Brown Cooper. He grew up in Carthage until the third grade, then moved to West Plains. He graduated from West Plains High School in 2000. ...
Joseph Oliver Allison (05/03/05)
Joseph Oliver Allison, 86, of Nevada died on Friday, April 29, 2005. Services were held at St. Mary's Catholic Church on May 2, at 10 a.m., with the Rev. Anthony Pileggi officiating. Organist was Gwen Schoolcraft. Musical selections were "Oh God Our Help in Ages Past" and "I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say." Canter was Susan McBeth. ...
Joseph Oliver Allison (05/01/05)
Joseph Oliver Allison, 86, of Nevada died on Friday, April 29, 2005, at the Moore-Few Care Center in Nevada. He was born on May 7, 1918, in Nevada, to Llewellyn V. Allison and Agnes M. Kestler Allison. He grew up in Nevada and graduated from Nevada High School in 1938. ...
Michael M. Straight (05/01/05)
Michael M. Straight, 67, Nevada, died Wednesday, April 27, 2005. Services were held at First Baptist Church in Nevada on April 30, at 10 a.m., with Mark Mitchell and Dennis Engelbrecht officiating. Musician was Darla Engelbrecht. Musical selections were "Tribute," "Because He Lives" and "Something About that Name." Pallbearers were Craig Hubler, Charlie O'Quinn, Tim Moore, Daroan Sander, Steve Pyle and Wilbur Smith. Interment was in Newton Burial Park. Arrangements are by Ferry Funeral Home...
Katherine Margaret Davis (05/01/05)
Katherine Margaret Davis, 60, Sheldon, died Tuesday, April 26, 2005. Services were held at Ferry Funeral Home on April 29, at 1:30 p.m., with Jerry Pyle officiating. Musical selections were "Amazing Grace" and "The Old Rugged Cross." Interment was in Newton Burial Park, Nevada. Arrangements are by Ferry Funeral Home...