Obituaries from March 2007
Marthalin Elizabeth Steward
Marthalin Elizabeth Steward, of Springfield, Mo., died at her home on March 26, 2007. Born Nov. 1, 1913, in Milo, Mo., to Frank and Jennie Lowe. Marthalin was the fourth of seven children. Her determined nature and unwavering sense of independence throughout her life could most certainly be attributed to the Depression era childhood spent on her family's farm near Nevada, Mo. ...
Eric Braxton Pryor
Eric Braxton Pryor, 24, died Friday, March 23, 2007, at St. John's Regional Medical Center, Joplin, Mo. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Tuesday, March 27, at Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Monday evening between 7-8...
Delia Ann Lowe
Delia Ann Lowe, 87, former Fort Scott resident, died Friday, March 23, 2007, at the Blue River Care Center in Kansas City, Mo.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main, Fort Scott.
Harold John Roufs
Harold John Roufs, age 90, a former resident of Fulton, Kan., more recently of Walnut Grove, Mo., died Friday, March 23, 2007, at the Ash Grove Health Care Center in Ash Grove, Mo. He was born Oct. 20, 1916, in Anamoose, N.D., the son of William Cornelius Roufs and Josephine Regina Hanenburg Roufs...
Mitchell Keith "Mickey" Moburg
Mitchell Keith "Mickey" Moburg, 67, Nevada, Mo., passed away Sunday, March, 18, 2001, at his home in Nevada, Mo., following a sudden illness. He was born March 7, 1940, in North Kansas City, Mo., to Oliver Andrew Moburg and Genevieve Murdock Moburg. He married Georgia Duke on Sept. 11, 1970, in Mesa, Ariz., and she survives of the home...
Kylie Danielle Hudson
Kylie Danielle Hudson, newborn daughter of Kenneth Eugene Hudson and Trisha LeAnn Archer Hudson, passed away on Sunday, March 11, 2007. She was born on Friday, March 9, 2007, at Children's Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Mo. Survivors include her parents, Kenneth and Trisha LeAnn Hudson, Sheldon, Mo.; one sister, Michala Hudson, of the home; one brother, Tyler Hudson, of the home; paternal grandparents, Rocky and Cindy Hudson, Amsterdam, Mo.; maternal grandparents, Gary and Terri Chadd, Milo, Mo., and Buddy Archer and Sharon Wolf, Sheldon; paternal great-grandparents, Donna Lear, Sheldon, Edna Parker, DeVille, La., and Harold Hudson, Pineville, La.; maternal great-grandparents, Clarence and Patsy Ewing, Nevada, Mo., Wayne and Willa Owen, Lamar, Mo., John and the late Margaret Chadd, Milo, Jim and LaVerne Monroe, Nevada, and Frank Archer of Arkansas. ...
Alice E. Roberts
Alice E. Roberts, 86, of Butler, Mo., passed away on Wednesday, March 7, 2007, at the Bates County Memorial Hospital. Alice was born Nov. 3, 1920, in Vernon County, Mo., to Henry and Ada (Mowry) Clark. On Feb. 8, 1942, she was united in marriage to Gerald Kenneth Roberts. To this union two sons and two daughters were born...
Vera B. (Davis) Faulconer
Vera B. (Davis) Faulconer, 85, passed away Saturday, March 10, 2007, at the Green Haven Nursing Home in Springfield, Mo. She was born Oct. 5, 1921, in Montevallo, Mo., to Ed Davis and Theo Opal Kinney Davis. She was married June 11, 1941, in Rich Hill, Mo., to William A. Faulconer and he died June 29, 1951...
Florence Neoma Atchison
Florence Neoma Atchison, 85, Nevada, Mo., passed away on Friday, March 9, 2007, at Moore-Few Care Center following a lengthy illness. She was born on Oct. 12, 1921, in Sterling, Colo., to Frank Ansel Snyder and Letha Lea Emery Snyder. She married Lewis Atchison on April 12, 1943, in Tampa, Fla. He preceded her in death on May 6, 1988...
John Claud Douglas
John Claud Douglas, age 68, of Nevada, Mo., passed away Monday, March 5, 2007, after a battle with lung cancer. He was born April 13, 1938, in Mosby, Mo., the son of Ivan McDonald Douglas and Amy Elizabeth (Phipps) Douglas. He married Mary Cooper Rhodes on July 28, 1994, in Nevada, and she survives...
James Eugene Woods
James Eugene Woods, 66, Nevada, Mo., passed away on Sunday, March 4, 2007, at Nevada Regional Medical Center, Nevada, following a lengthy illness. He was born Aug. 22, 1940, in Orange County, Calif., to Eugene Millard Woods and Esther Marie Roe Woods. He married Mary Ann Wolf on Oct. 17, 1981, in Nevada, and she survives of the home...
Vernon L. "Bud" Hamilton
Vernon L. "Bud" Hamilton, of Protem, Mo., formerly of Kansas City, Mo., passed away Feb. 28, 2007. Bud the son of Harlan and Laverne Hamilton, was born March 21, 1934, in Stockton, Mo. He grew up in Nevada, Mo., and then moved to Kansas City, Mo., where he met and married the love of his life, Madalene. ...
Coral M. Gullett
Coral M. Gullett, 75, Parsons, Kan., died at 7:35 a.m., Thursday, March 1, 2007, at the Elmhaven West Nursing Home in Parsons, following a lengthy period of failing health. She was born Nov. 23, 1931, at Nottinghill, Mo., to Ben and Jewl (Pippin) Harley...
Mary Bailey, a resident of Green Forest, Ark., was born Jan. 30, 1951, in Fort Scott, Kan., a daughter of Clayton C. and Lois M. (Johnson) Fritter. She departed this life Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2007, in her home at the age of 56. Mrs. Bailey was a member of the Church of Christ in Green Forest where she served as a Sunday school teacher. She was a special education teacher. She was a member of the Missouri State Teacher's Association and a Missouri University Alumni...
Doris Hines, age 91, of Joplin, Mo., formerly of the Metz, Hume, area passed away Feb. 28, 2007, at Freeman Hospital Joplin, Mo. She was born Oct. 3, 1915, in Foster, Mo., the daughter of Truman and Hazel Journey Kratzer. Doris was a member of the Hume Methodist Church. ...
Lola Mae Luney Capell
Lola Mae Luney Capell, 75, of Jerico Springs, Mo., formerly of Carthage, died at Hillcrest Hospital, Tulsa, Okla. She was born Nov. 5, 1931, in Jasper County and was the daughter of the late Charles W. and Susanna Ruth "Armstrong" Watkins. She lived in the Carthage area for many years and she was a homemaker and a full time mother...