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Obituaries from July 2007

Joe Edwin Bailey (07/26/07)
Joe Edwin Bailey, 67, of Nevada, Mo., died Wednesday July 25, 2007, at Nevada Regional Medical Center, after fighting a battle against lung cancer. Joe was born June 26, 1940, in Nevada, Mo., to Henry Edward Bailey and Kathryn Howell. He was married Oct. 4, 1961, in Las Vegas, Nev., to Kathryn Banes...
Elizabeth Bernice Praiswater. (07/25/07)
Elizabeth Bernice Praiswater. 72, Nevada. Mo. died Monday. July 23, 2007, at Nevada Regional Medical Center, Nevada, following a lengthy illness. She was born Nov. 28, 1934, in Butler, Mo.; to Harvey Celeil Goforth and Mary Oleta West Goforth. She was married July 2, 1953, in Butler, Mo.; to Wendell Wayne Praiswater and he preceded her in death in 1985...
Anna Mae Willson (07/20/07)
Anna Mae Willson, 93, Nevada, Mo., died Thursday, July 19, 2007, at Christian Health Care in Nevada, following an illness of several weeks. She was born March 2, 1914, in Nevada, to George Lee Kessler and Nellie Mae Nodurft Kessler. She was married Feb. 1, 1933, in Walker, Mo., to R.L. Willson and he preceded her in death on March 15, 2002...
Nadine Estelle Robbins (07/20/07)
Nadine Estelle Robbins, 72, Nevada, Mo., died Thursday, July 19, 2007, at Christian Health Care in Nevada, Mo. She was born Dec. 4, 1934, in Joplin, Mo., to Louie R. Owens and Dorothy A. Griggs Owens. Nadine grew up in the Nevada, Springfield and Joplin, Mo., areas. She lived the past six-in-a-half years in Nevada. She was a Baptist and a devoted rnother, grandmother and friend. She deeply touched everyone who knew her...
Bonita Marti (07/19/07)
Bonita Marti, age 77, of rural Lamar, passed away at 1 a.m., Tuesday, July 3, 2007, at her home. Bonita was born Feb. 28, 1930, in Barton County, to Willis and Bertha (Freedle) Fanning. She graduated from Golden City High School and earned a teaching degree from Drury College in Springfield. ...
Audrey Allene Yates (07/19/07)
Audrey Allene Yates, 91, Nevada, Mo., died Sunday, July 1, 2001, at the Moore-Few Care Center in Nevada, Mo., following an illness of several weeks. She was born Jan. 26, 1916, in Lawrence County, Mo., to Franklin Oscar Clyman and Dora Janette Evans Clyman. She was married Feb. 16, 1947, in Kansas City, Mo., to James Calvin Yates and he preceded her in death Sept. 28, 1999...
Mary Frances Lawhorne (07/19/07)
Mary Frances Lawhorne, 87, Nevada, Mo., passed away on Wednesday, July 18, 2007, at Christian Health Care, Nevada, following an illness of several weeks. She was born Jan. 31, 1920, in Warren, Ark., the daughter of John Wesley Cruce and Roxie Anna Jolley Cruce...
Hazel Dell Dawson (07/18/07)
Hazel Dell Dawson, 91, Lake Ozark, Mo., passed away on July 16, 2007, at Lake Ozark Retirement Center following a recent illness. She was born Sept. 25, 1915, near Warrensburg, Mo., the daughter of Luther Wade Dawson and Stella Marye Dawson. Miss Dawson earned her bachelor's degree in education from Central Missouri State University, Warrensburg. ...
Jackie Daniel Walker (07/18/07)
Jackie Daniel Walker was born on Dec. 11, 1959, in Parsons, Kan., to John Oliver Walker Sr. and May Belle (Journot) Walker and passed away at his home on July 10, 2007. Jack lived in may states including Kansas, California, Oklahoma and Missouri. He worked on oil rigs, bridge crews, harvesting and used his love of concrete work to stay in Missouri working for Julian Concrete in El Dorado Springs, Mo., and Duffy and MM Concrete company's in Nevada, Mo. ...
Dortha Gertrude Payton (07/17/07)
Dortha Gertrude Payton, 79, Milo, Mo., died Saturday, July 14, 2007, at Nevada Regional Medical Center, Nevada. She was born Oct. 22, 1927, in Peculiar, Mo., to John Robert Stone and Susie Gertrude Meighern Stone. She was married April 16, 1949, in Osceola, Mo., to Edgar Earl Payton Sr. and he preceded her in death March, 1989...
Marian Eileen Center (07/17/07)
Marian Eileen Center, 86, Clinton, Mo. died Saturday, July 14, 2007, at Westwood Nursing Center, Clinton, following a lengthy illness. She was born Aug. 20, 1920, in Riverdale, Neb., to George Edward Davis and Nellie Ernestine Magoon Davis. She was married Feb. 5, 1938, in Nevada, Mo., to Clarence E. Center and he preceded her in death March 28, 1984...
Heather Michelle Robinson (07/11/07)
Heather Michelle Robinson, age 34, was born Jan. 2, 1973, in Nevada, Mo., and passed from this life on Sunday, July 8, 2007, at her grandmother's home in Nevada, after a long battle with cancer. She was the daughter of Debra Sue (Loyd) Keely and Robert Allen Goodman...
George Robert Chapman (07/11/07)
George Robert Chapman, age 79, of Springfield, Mo., died Monday, July 9, 2007, at Cox Medical Center South, Springfield. George was born Jan. 28, 1928, in Avilla, Mo., the son of Clarence and Georgia (Meador) Chapman. He attended Rusk rural school east of Avilla and graduated from Carthage High School in 1945. ...
Martha Adelle Carrier (07/11/07)
Martha Adelle Carrier, age 80, of Harwood, Mo., passed away Monday, June 11, 2007, at St. John's Regional Medical Center in Joplin, Mo. She was born July 21, 1926, in Harwood, Mo., to the union of Oscar William and Mabel Elizabeth (Wilson) Waggoner...
Raymond Lloyd Banwart (07/10/07)
Raymond Lloyd Banwart, age 89, a resident of Fort Scott, Kan., went to be with his Lord and Savior early Monday, July 9, 2007, at the Mercy Health Center in Fort Scott. He was born April 6, 1918, to parents Benjamin R. Banwart and Cecelia Marti Banwart in rural Minnesota near the towns of Morris and Hancock. At the age of eight, Raymond moved with his family to Lamar, Mo. He married Kathryn Ann Somerhalder Aug. 26, 1945, in Burlington, Okla...
Delbert Lynn Clark (07/10/07)
Delbert Lynn Clark, 74, Nevada, Mo., passed away on July 7, 2007, in Culpepper Place, Nevada. He was born July 17, 1932, in Vernon County, Mo., to Perry D. Clark and Wilma Grace Wilson Clark. He married Patricia Lee Spencer on Aug. 24, 1951, in Eureka Springs, Ark. Later he married Leoti Highley on May 27, 1986, in Overland Park, Kan., and she survives of their home in Culpepper Place...
Betty Louise Blakely (07/10/07)
Betty Louise Blakely, age 70, the daughter of Clarence Wilson and Effie Juanita (Goodwin) Blakely was born Nov. 4, 1936, in Schell City, Mo., and passed from this life on Thursday, July 5, 2007, at her home near Sheldon after an 11-month illness with leukemia...
Frank Crews (07/06/07)
Frank Crews, 76, Sheldon, Mo., passed away on Tuesday, July 3, 2007, at Freeman Health System West, Joplin, Mo., following a two-year illness. He was born April 18 1931, in Pittsburg, Kan., to Frank Hart Crews and Cordia Florence Downs Crews. He married Loretta Faye Helm on Nov. 22, 1952, in Eureka Springs, Ark., and she survives of the home...
Audrey Alene Yates (07/03/07)
Audrey Alene Yates, 91, Nevada, Mo., died Sunday, July 1, 2007, at the Moore-Few Care Center in Nevada, following an illness of several weeks. She was born Jan. 26, 1916, in Lawrence County, Mo., to Franklin Oscar Clyman and Dora Janette Evans Clyman. She was married Feb. 16. 1947 in Kansas City, Mo., to James Calvin Yates and he preceded her in death Sept. 28, 1999...
James Lewis Gonterman (07/03/07)
James Lewis Gonterman, 70, of San Angelo, Texas, passed away Wednesday, June 27, 2007, at his residence, surrounded by family. Jim was born Dec. 8, 1936, in Nevada, Mo., to Earnest and Mary Gonterman. On June 24, 1956, he married his grade school friend and high school sweetheart, Nancy Harper, also of Nevada...
John Ferd Kasper (07/03/07)
John Ferd Kasper was born on March 24, 1936, to Ferdinand and Gertrude Pankratz Kasper at Cordell, Okla. He passed away in the Cedar County Memorial Hospital in El Dorado Springs, Mo., on June 27, 2007, reaching the age of 71 years. Most of his growing-up years were in the Winton, Calif., area...
Zella Jane "Janie" Dickey (07/01/07)
Zella Jane "Janie" Dickey, 66, Nevada, Mo., passed away Wednesday, June 27, 2007, at her son's home in Moundville, Mo. She was born Jan. 29, 1941, in Kansas City, Mo., to Henry Ross Crowe and Edna Pearl Smith Crowe. She married Daniel D. "Blue" Dickey on Oct. 25, 1959, in Arcadia, Kan...
Earl A. Oyer (07/01/07)
Earl A. Oyer, 82, Nevada, Mo., passed away on Thursday, June 28, 2007, at Nevada Regional Medical Center. He was born Aug. 20, 1924, in Kansas to Martin and Hazel Oyer. He married Frances L. Dee on Dec. 9, 1950, in Nevada, Mo., and she survives of the home...