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Obituaries from November 2005

William Clay Skillman (11/30/05)
William Clay Skillman, 52, of North Kansas City, Mo., passed away Nov. 27, 2005, at North Kansas City Hospital. William was born Oct. 13, 1953, in Manhattan, Kan. He is the son of Maxine Marie Skillman and the late Burtis Franklin Skillman. As a child, he moved to North Kansas City. He was self employed as a handyman...
Leonard J. Coffey (11/29/05)
Leonard J. Coffey, 77, Nevada, Mo., died Sunday, Nov. 27, 2005, at Nevada Regional Medical Center following a lengthy illness. He was born Nov. 10, 1928, in Leavenworth, Kan., to James L. Coffey and Celia Agnes Kaspar Coffey. He married Nancy Dee Thorpe on March 18, 1959, in Miami, Okla. She survives of the home...
Martha Mae (Antrim) Dickbreder (11/29/05)
Born near Appleton City, Mo., on July 3, 1923, Martha Mae Antrim passed away on Nov. 25, 2005, she was the youngest child and only daughter of Oren Homer and Myrtle Mae Shrum Antrim. The family moved to a farm west of Schell City while she was a child, and she has lived her entire life in the Schell City community, graduating from Schell City High School in 1942...
Olive E. Wright (11/25/05)
It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of Mrs. Olive E. Wright at the age of 94 years, Olive was the beloved mother of Susan McBeth and mother-in-law of Judge Jerry McBeth of Nevada. She moved to Nevada from Macon, Mo., in 2003, to live at Culpepper Place to be closer to them. ...
Otis Jones (11/25/05)
Otis Jones, 87, Lamar, Mo., died Nov. 22, 2005, at Truman Healthcare Center, Lamar. Services will be 2 p.m., Friday, Nov. 25, at Konantz-Warden Funeral Home Chapel, Lamar. Burial will be at Sheldon Cemetery, Sheldon, Mo.
Doris Maxine Hooton (11/25/05)
Doris Maxine Hooton, 81, Lamar, Mo., died Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2005, at Truman Healthcare Center, Lamar. Graveside service will be at 11 a.m., Tuesday, Nov. 29, at Colonial Gardens Cemetery, Marshall, Texas. Visitation will be from 7-8 p.m., Friday, Nov. 25, at Daniel Funeral Home, Lamar...
Robert Donald Gardner (11/25/05)
Robert Donald Gardner, 75, Nevada, Mo., died Thursday, Nov. 24, 2005, at Nevada Regional Medical Center, Nevada. Graveside services will be held at 2:30 p.m., Monday, Nov. 28, at National Cemetery, Fort Scott, Kan., with Pastor Mike Satterlee officiating. Friends may call now and until 1:30 p.m., Monday at Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada...
James Everett Belden (11/23/05)
James Everett Belden, 89, died Nov. 19, 2005, at Nevada Regional Medical Center. A graveside memorial will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, Nov. 25, at the Ethel Reece Cemetery, Barnsdoll, Okla. Local arrangements are by Evergreen Memorial Chapel, Nevada...
Mary Jane Jenkins (11/23/05)
Mary Jane Jenkins, 66, Joplin, Mo., formerly Bronaugh, Mo., died Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2005, in Meadows Care Center, Joplin, following a recent illness. She was born on Sept. 5, 1939, in McAllen, Texas, to Willard Savander and Sara Jane Major Jenkins. Mary Jane grew up in the Eureka School District and graduated from Bronaugh High School, Bronaugh. ...
Olive Elsden Wright (11/22/05)
Olive Elsden Wright, 94., Nevada, Mo., died Sunday, Nov. 20, 2005, at Christian Health Care in Nevada. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m., on Monday, Nov. 28, at the First Baptist Church, Nevada. Family information will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada...
Eva Virginia Hogan (11/22/05)
Eva Virginia Hogan, 84, Nevada, Mo., died Monday, Nov. 21, 2005, at Nevada Regional Medical Center, Nevada, following a lengthy illness. She was born Nov. 3, 1920, in Marshalltown, Iowa, to Herbert Barnhart Parrish and Blanch Pearl Williams Parrish. She married Frank A. Hogan on June 3, 1939, in Butler, Mo., and he survives of Nevada...
Billy Joe Isenhower (11/22/05)
Billy Joe Isenhower, 79, Reeds Spring, Mo., died Friday, Nov. 18, 2005, at Skaggs Community Health Center, Branson, Mo. Graveside services were at 10 a.m., Monday, Nov. 21, at Lake Cemetery, Lamar. Funeral arrangements by Daniel Funeral Home, Lamar.
Margaret Lynch (11/20/05)
Margaret Lynch, 83, Nevada, Mo., died Friday, Nov. 18, 2005, at Medicalodge, Nevada. Graveside services will be held at 1:30 p.m., on Monday, Nov. 21, 2005, at Moore Cemetery, Nevada, with Pastor David Rorabaugh officiating. View obituaty and send condolences online at www.ferryfuneralhome.com...
David Dean Winship (11/20/05)
David Dean Winship, 63, Nevada, Mo., died Friday, Nov. 18, 2005, at Nevada Regional Medical Center in Nevada. He was born Feb. 25, 1942, in Fort Scott, Kan., to William Joshua Winship and Amy Louise Morris Winship. He married Arline Higgins on June 26, 1976, in Nevada. She survives of the home...
Margaret Lynch (11/18/05)
Margaret Lynch, 63, Nevada, died Friday, Nov. 18, 2005, at Medicalodge in Nevada. Funeral arrangements will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada.
David D. Winship (11/18/05)
David D. Winship, 63, Nevada, died Friday, Nov. 18, 2005, at Nevada Regional Medical Center. Family information and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada.
Stella Hayes (11/18/05)
Stella Hayes, age 93, went home to her Lord on Nov. 11, 2005. Stella was born on Oct. 27, 1912, in Crowberg, Kan., to Joe and Josephine Fontanazza. After graduating from Jr. College in Pittsburg, Kan., she met her future husband while playing tennis. ...
Victor William Unruh (11/17/05)
Victor William Unruh, 73, of Cave Springs, Ark., passed away on Sept. 21, 2005, at his home. Victor was born May 14, 1932 at Greensburg, Kan., to Will J. and Helena Unruh. The family moved to Nevada, Mo., in 1937. Victor graduated from Nevada High School in 1952. ...
Catherine E. Krall (11/17/05)
Catherine E. Krall born Nov. 10, 1911, in Kansas City, Kan., daughter of the late Joseph A. and Arnelia (Plese) Carr, died Nov. 15, 2005, at Moore-Few Care Center in Nevada, Mo. Catherine was a lifelong member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church on Strawberry Hill in Kansas City, Kan. ...
Teresa Jane Thompson (11/17/05)
Stanley Neil Wilson (11/16/05)
Stanley Neil Wilson, 69, Sheldon, Mo., died Monday, Nov. 14, 2005, at his home in Sheldon following a lengthy illness. He was born Dec. 28, 1935, in Des Moines, Iowa, to Stanley Earl Wilson and Lohoma Lee Broswell Wilson. He married Mary Alice Karhoff on March 3, 1980, in Las Vegas, Nev., and she survives of the home...
Clarence Edward Stephans (11/15/05)
Clarence Edward Stephans, was born Dec. 3, 1926 in Joplin, Mo., the son of Elijah G. and Minnie Mary Ellen (Mitts) Stephens. He passed away Monday, Nov. 14, 2005, at the Bates County Memorial Hospital, Butler, at the age of 78. Clarence was a graduate of Rich Hill High school class of 1945. He served in World War II in Italy with the Blue Devils, Headquarters Company 88 Infantry Division. He married Sandra Jean McCray on Feb. 6, 1962, at the Blue Ridge Methodist Church of Raytown, Mo...
Gladys G. Pulliam (11/15/05)
Gladys G. Pulliam, 82, of El Dorado, Kan., died Sunday, Nov. 13, 2005, at the home of her son near Townada, Kan. She was born Oct. 2, 1923, at Leon, Kan., the daughter of Hinkley and Anna Zang Thorburn. She had lived in El Dorado since 1951, and worked in the Safeway Bakery, the offices of both Gambles and Montgomery Wards, and had also worked in Bowlis Laundry...
John A. Houk (11/15/05)
John A. Houk Sr, 58, of Bronaugh, Mo., died suddenly Saturday, Nov. 12, 2005. He was born July 5, 1947, in Nevada, Mo., to Hugh A. Houk and Elizabeth Ewing Houk. He was married to Linda Louise Conway on June 11, 1966, in Joplin, Mo., and she survives of the home...
Stanley Neil Wilson (11/15/05)
Stanley Neil Wilson, 69, Sheldon, Mo, died Monday, Nov. 14, 2005, at his home in Sheldon. Family information and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada, Mo.
Helen Ann Karr (11/13/05)
Helen Ann Karr, 71, of Whittier, Calif., passed away Oct. 13, 2005. Helen was born on July 19, 1934, in Greenfield, Iowa. Helen is survived by her husband, Emmett "Skeet" Karr; two daughters, Karen Spek, Kathy Johnson and son-in-law, Don Johnson; three grandchildren, Katie Shook, Jeffrey Johnson, and Kimberly Johnson; two sisters, Mary Catherine Lowry, La Habra, Calif, Joan Oterman, Kansas City, Mo.; and one brother, Leroy Starr, Claycomo, Mo.; many nieces and nephews who loved her dearly. ...
Faye Inez Lintner (11/13/05)
Faye Inez Lintner, 76, Lamar, Mo., formerly of Sheldon, Mo., died Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2005, at Barton County Memorial Hospital in Lamar, following a lengthy illness. She was born June 29, 1929, in Oxford, Ark., to Joseph Walter Soden and Willie Elva Soden. She married Robert Henry Lintner in 1962, in Kansas City, Mo. He preceded her in death on Oct. 10, 1995...
Dr. Robert F. Triplett (11/13/05)
Dr. Robert F. Triplett, 80, of Pittsburg, died at 6 a.m. Monday, Oct. 24, 2005, at the Mt. Carmel Regional Medical Center. He was born Oct. 31, 1924, in Pittsburg, Kan., to William Frank and Margaret Ann Pratt Triplett. He attended school at Horace Mann, Pittsburg, Lafayette, and Joplin, Mo. and graduated from high school at Webb City, Mo. He attended the Illinois College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago, graduating in 1950...
Virginia Louise Smalley (11/13/05)
Virginia Louise Smalley, 81, Nevada, Mo., died Thursday, Nov. 10, 2005, at her home following a lengthy illness. She was born May 9, 1924, in Lexington, Mo., to Elmer William Smalley and Virginia Louise Fulkerson Smalley. Virginia was born and reared in Lexington. ...
Lauren Grace Harper (11/11/05)
Lawrence Gregg Harper and Phoebe Marla Sage, Sheldon, and Lawrence Karson Harper are proud to announce the birth of their daughter and sister Lauren Grace Harper. Grace was born at 5:06 p.m., Nov. 2, 2005, at Freeman Hospital, Joplin, Mo. She weighed 6 pounds, 9 ounces, and measured 19.5 inches...
Roger Michael Abernathy (11/11/05)
Roger Michael Abernathy, 53, died Nov. 7, 2005. Services were held at 11 a.m., Nov. 11, at Deepwood Cemetery, Nevada, with Pastor Mike Hutchens officiating. Interment was in Deepwood Cemetery , Nevada, Mo. Arrangements were made by Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada...
Jodene Swait (11/11/05)
Jodene Swait, 62, Nevada, Mo., died Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2005, at Lee's Summit Hospital, Lee's Summit, Mo., following a long battle with cancer. She was born Aug. 12, 1943, in Kansas City, Mo., to Kenneth K. Ketchum and Setta Nadine Wilhelm Ketchum. She married Jack 0. Swait on Jan. 12, 1987, in Miami, Okla., and he survives of the home...
Virginia L. Smalley (11/10/05)
Virginia L. Smalley, 81, Nevada, Mo., died Thursday, Nov. 10, 2005, at her home in Nevada. Family information and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada.
Faye I. Lintner (11/10/05)
Faye I. Lintner, 76, Lamar, Mo., died Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2005, at Barton County Memorial Lamar, Mo. Family information and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada, Mo.
Denzial Coreen Legan (11/10/05)
Denzial Coreen Legan, 94, died Nov. 6, 2005. Services were held at 10 a.m., Nov. 10, at First Presbyterian Church, Nevada, with the Rev. Greg Ferree officiating. Soloist was Ross Lawrence. Musical selections were "How Great Thou Art" and "Amazing Grace." Organist was Charlotte Miller...
Lonnie Lee Lentz (11/10/05)
Lonnie Lee Lentz, 67, died Nov. 6, 2005. Services were held at 1 p.m., at the First Baptist Church, Nevada, with Bill Visalli and Kenny Hoover officiating. Musicians were Monty Gordan, Darryl Wright and Tom Reed II. Musical selections were "How Great Thou Art" and "Because He Lives."...
Jodene Swait (11/10/05)
Jodene Swait, 62, Nevada, Mo., died Wednesday morning, Nov. 9, 2005, at Lee's Summit Hospital, Lee's Summit, Mo. Family information mid funeral arrangements will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada.
Edward Lee Hood (11/10/05)
Edward Lee Hood, age 58, Nevada, Mo., died Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2005, at the Nevada Regional Medical Center. He was born April 2, 1947, in Fort Scott, Kan., the son of Edward Lee Hood and Lenora Lightwine Hood. He married Debbie Davis on Feb. 29, 1996. Edward and Debbie lived in Pittsburg prior to moving to Nevada. ...
Claude A. Bradley (11/09/05)
Claude A. Bradley, 91, died Nov. 7, 2005. Services were held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 9, at Heuser Funeral Home, Rich Hill, Mo., with the Rev. Mary Lou Toft officiating. Music was by organist Paul Peterman. Pallbearers were David Bradley, David Ball, Randy Bell, Marc Bell, Merlin Reed and Eddie Tourtillott. Honorary pallbearers were Alan Wheatley, Jim Wheatley, Wayne Wheatley, Roland Bell, Plumer Laning, Dennie Williams and Toppy Clark...
Florence E. Linn (11/09/05)
Florence E. Linn, 90, Liberal, died Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2005, at Mercy Hospital, Fort Scott, Kan. She was born July 29, 1915, in Gross, Kan., the daughter of Ralph M. and Bessie Brown Bean. She married Robert V. Linn on Feb. 28, 1940, at Garland, Kan., he preceded her in death on July 23, 1995...
Everett Mikel Wehrly (11/08/05)
Everett Mikel Wehrly, 51, Lamar, died Saturday, Nov. 5, 2005, at Barton County Memorial Hospital, Lamar. Memorial services wil be at 10 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 12, at First Assembly of God Church, Lamar. Arrangements made by Daniel Funeral Home, Lamar, Mo...
Kimberly Carpenter (11/08/05)
Kimberly Carpenter, 47, died Nov. 2, 2005. Services were held at 10:30 a.m., Nov. 7, at Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada, with Pastor Robert Fox officiating. Musical selections were "The Old Rugged Cross" and "Peace in the Valley." Pallbearers were Steve Lewis, James Stevens and J.B. Woolverton...
Lonnie Lee Lentz (11/08/05)
Lonnie Lee Lentz, 67, Nevada, died Sunday, Nov. 6, 2005, at Nevada Regional Medical Center, Nevada, following a short illness. He was born Sept. 3, 1938, in Nevada, to Leland Lentz and Alberta Lee Diddle Lentz. He married Rita Gayle Ephland on May 7, 1983, in Bronaugh, Mo., who survives of the home...
Claude A. Bradley (11/08/05)
Claude A. Bradley, 90, of Rich Rill, Mo., died Nov. 7, 2005, at Willow Lane Care Center, Butler, Mo. He was born Dec. 6, 1914, in Papanville, Mo., the first child of Scott and Mary Bradley. He attended school in Prairie City, Mo., and in 1940 he married Pauline Bell of Foster, Mo. who survives...
Mary Borghardt Stolz (11/08/05)
Mary Borgardt Stolz, 91, of Mechanicsburg, Ohio, died Thursday, Nov. 3, 2005, at Mill Run Care Center, Hilliard, Ohio. She was born Feb. 15, 1914, in Barton County, Mo., the daughter of the late Edd and Myrtle (Walker) Borghardt. She was a teacher for many years and a member of the Springfield Adventist Church. She helped many children though out Champaign County as a foster mother...
Roger Michael Abernathy (11/08/05)
Roger Michael Abernathy, 53, Nevada, died Monday, Nov. 7, 2005, at Nevada Regional Medical Center, Nevada. He was born Feb. 3, 1952, in Marshalltown, Iowa. He married Martha Sue "Marti" Hill on Aug. 31, 1991, in Miami, Okla. She survives of the home...
Denzial Legan (11/08/05)
Denzial Legan passed to her Lord on the evening of Sunday, Nov. 6, 2005, at Christian Health Care, Nevada. Denzial Coreen Gordon was born Oct. 26, 1911, at Stockton, Mo., to Charles B. and Myrtle Hill Gordon. She married Otto C. Legan on Aug. 4, 1944, in Kansas City, Mo. Otto preceded her in death on Jan. 24, 1973...
Jordan Snyder (11/08/05)
Jordan Lee Snyder, 18, died Saturday, Nov. 5, 2005, at the St. John's Regional Medical Center in Joplin, Mo., due to a truck accident on Oct 30, 2005. He was born on Feb. 23, 1987, the son of Kenny and Beth Snyder of Fulton, Kan. Jordan graduated from Fort Scott high school in May of 2005. ...
Roland Buddy Dean Martin (11/06/05)
Roland Buddy Dean Martin, 81, of Kansas City, Mo., died Friday, Nov. 4, 2005, at his residence. He was born Aug. 4, 1924, in Trenton, Mo., and he served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He worked for Missouri Public Service for 35 years as a serviceman and worked for Barry Road Price Chopper for the last 12 years. He was member of the Eagles Club and the VFW...
Leslie Johnson (11/06/05)
Leslie Johnson, 92, died Nov. 2, 2005. Services were at 10 a.m., Nov. 5, at Lowry City Cemetery, with Pastor Bob Fenwick officiating. Pallbearers were Christopher Houston, Matthew Houston, Brandon Johnson, Robert Johnson, Ed Johnson and Traci Rooker...