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Obituaries from November 2010

Naomi Veronica Kraft (11/30/10)
Naomi Veronica Kraft, 93, Nevada, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 27, 2010, at Moore-Few Care Center in Nevada. Family information and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada. View obituary and send condolences on line at www.ferryfuneralhome.com...
LaVern Josephine Henderson (11/30/10)
LaVern Josephine Henderson, 83, Rich Hill, Mo., passed away on Monday, Nov. 29, 2010, at her home in Rich Hill, following a lengthy illness. She was born Jan. 8, 1927, in Nevada, Mo., to Arthur Barker and Sadie Jewell Thurston Barker. She married Willard Clark Henderson on Aug. 14, 1947, in Berryville, Ark. He preceded her in death on Nov. 24, 2004...
Armaine W. Bjerk (11/27/10)
Armaine W. Bjerk, 89, Nevada, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 25, 2010, at Moore-Few Care Center, Nevada, following an illness of several weeks. He was born Jan. 28, 1921, in Grand Forks, N.D., to Maynard W. Bjerk and Minnie Hazeltine Baile Bjerk. He married Betty Ann Malcom on Nov. 29, 1983, in St. Paul, Minn., and she preceded him in death on Aug. 8, 1998...
Delores Ann Lee (11/25/10)
Delores Ann Lee, 79, passed away peacefully in Houston, Texas, on Nov. 23, 2010, surrounded by her loving family. Delores was born in Nevada, Mo., on Aug. 16, 1931, to Gladys Lavern Juliet Sanders Deaton and Harvey Deaton. She graduated from Nevada High School, where she was a cheerleader. She was both a model and a beautiful and talented singer, and she loved Patsy Cline...
Ada Hall (11/25/10)
Ada Hall, 56, Lamar, Mo., passed away on Thursday, Nov. 18, 2010, at Barton County Memorial Hospital in Lamar, Mo., following a lengthy illness. She was born Sept. 10, 1954, in Nevada, to Oliver D. Burris and Betty Jean McCune Burris. She married Jessie Hall on March 22, 1974, in Milo, Mo., and he survives of the home...
Raymond J. Jenkins (11/24/10)
Raymond J. Jenkins, 76, of Nevada, passed away at his home on Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2010, following a lengthy illness. Raymond was born on April 19, 1934, in Nevada, to Harry M. Jenkins and Laura Bell Young Jenkins. On June 10, 1954, he was married in Visalia, Calif., to Shirley A. Helums and she survives of the home...
Donald L. Starr (11/24/10)
Donald L. Starr, son of Goldie Scifer and George Starr was born Sept. 8, 1920, in the Double Branch community. He passed away Thursday, Nov. 18, 2010, at the Barone Alzheimer's Care Center, Nevada, after a short illness. Don was a retired carpenter, farmer and school bus driver. He was united in marriage to Wilma Ratts. They enjoyed traveling and spending time with friends...
Virginia Ann (Walters) Rothenberger (11/24/10)
Virginia Ann (Walters) Rothenberger, formerly of Schell City, Mo., passed away Nov. 16, 2010, at the Christus Spohn Hospital in Corpus Christi, Texas. She was born Dec. 11, 1928, in Ottumwa, Iowa, to Benjamin Ford Walters and Lara A. (Brooks) Walters...
Billy Dean Scotten II (11/24/10)
Billy Dean Scotten II, 49, of Nevada, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2010, at Medicalodge of Nevada. He was born Aug. 19, 1961, in Kansas City, Mo., to Bill D. Scotten and Phyllis J. Raney Scotten. He married Angela Joy Fahnestock on Oct. 13, 2001, in Walker, Mo., and she survives of the home...
Ethel Pauline Sewell (11/23/10)
Ethel Pauline Sewell, 89, Nevada, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 21, at her daughter's home in Lowry City, Mo. She was born on July 3, 1921, in Nevada, to James Ray Flagor and Mabel Claire McGee Flagor. She was married to Arthur L. Sewell on Sept. 3, 1939, in El Dorado Springs, Mo. He preceded her in death on Oct. 20, 1999, following 60 years of marriage...
Anna Mae Cooper (11/23/10)
Anna Mae Cooper, 72, a resident of Arma, Kan., died Thursday, Nov. 18, 2010, at the Mercy Health Center in Fort Scott. She was born June 19, 1938, in Nevada, Mo., the daughter of Emery Theodore Phillips and Grace Belle Proctor Phillips. She married Darrel G. Wise and he preceded her in death on Nov. 12, 1973. She later married Clarence William "Bill" Cooper on July 5, 1985, at Miami, Okla. Anna Mae enjoyed horses, music and dancing as well as cooking and fishing...
Eileen Mae Wisehart (11/23/10)
Eileen Mae Wisehart, 92, died at 10:55 a.m., Monday, Nov. 22, 2010, at Via Christi Village. She was born Sept. 14, 1918, in Harris, Kan., to Dempsey Ethredge and Guinivere Katherine Wilson Gibbs. She married Claude A. Dunham Jr., in Carthage, Mo., on May 7, 1942, and they lived in Fort Scott until 1963, when they moved to Pittsburg. He died in 1976. She married Jim Wisehart in Hawaii on Oct. 12, 1983, and moved to Sheldon, Mo. He preceded her in death in December 2007...
Ginny Nash (11/23/10)
Virginia Barbara Elizabeth Giacopasi Nash, 68, died Saturday afternoon, Nov. 13, 2010. "Her heart," said the doctor, "just gave out." She was a member of CCPA, REALTORS, and the Nevada Public Library Board, among many other civic organizations. Ginny was born on July 31, 1942, in Jackson Heights, Queens, N.Y., to Virginia and Henry Giacopasi. ...
Shannon Lee Neth (11/20/10)
Shannon Lee Neth, 45, a resident of Fort Scott, died Friday, Nov. 19, 2010, at his home. The Rev. Jim Logan will conduct funeral services at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2010, at the Cheney Witt Memorial Chapel. Burial will follow in the Hiattville Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, at the Cheney Witt Chapel. A complete obituary will appear in Tuesday's edition of the Fort Scott Tribune...
Teddy Dean Taiclet (11/20/10)
Teddy Dean Taiclet, 58, died Thursday, Nov. 18, 2010, in Plano, Texas. He was born March 13, 1952, in Fort Scott, Kan., to Alvin Eugene Taiclet and Elizabeth Jane Cook Taiclet. A local memorial service will be announced later by the Cheney Witt Memorial Chapel, 201 S. Main, Fort Scott...
Linda Diane Darnold Coale Diller (11/20/10)
Linda Diane Darnold Coale Diller , 71, of Liberty, Mo., passed away on Nov. 18, 2010, at her home in Liberty, following a lengthy illness. Linda was born July 22, 1939, in Greenfield, Mo., to Charles Leroy Darnold and Laura Ardena Bradley Darnold. Linda was married in 1960 to Maynard Coale and in 1978 she was married to Larry Diller...
Vineta Ruth Robb (11/20/10)
Vineta Ruth Robb, 88, of Uniontown, Kan., died Thursday, Nov. 18, 2010, at the Guest Home Estates in Fort Scott. She was born in Hiattville, Kan., Oct. 19, 1922, the daughter of Loran and Blanche Myrtle (Pettit) Potter. She married Russell Don Robb Nov. 6, 1942, in Fort Scott. He preceded her in death Jan. 28, 2009...
Gerald Eugene Moore (11/20/10)
Gerald Eugene Moore, 77, Moundville, Mo., passed away on Thursday, Nov. 18, 2010, at Via Christi Health System, Pittsburg, Kan. He was born May 19, 1933, in Nevada, Mo., to Harold Nester Moore and Bonnie Alma Roberts Moore. He married Martha Lee Key on Nov. 17, 1956, in Nevada, and she survives of the home...
Clyde Thomas Beeman (11/20/10)
Clyde Thomas Beeman, 76, formerly of the Walnut, Kan., area, currently of Liberty, Mo., died Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2010, at the Kansas City V.A. Medical Center in Kansas City, Mo. He was born Jan. 4, 1934, near Walnut, Kan., the son of John Thomas and Lucinda Harriet Stanley Beeman. He served in the U.S. Army from 1956 until 1958...
Wallace Philip Betz (11/19/10)
Wallace Philip Betz, 87, formerly of Nevada and El Dorado Springs, Mo., died Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2010, in Sugar City, Idaho, at the home of his daughter, Judy Luke. Arrangements are under the direction of Flamm Funeral Home in Rexburg, Idaho. Condolences maybe sent to the family at www.flammfh.com...
Ada A. Hall (11/19/10)
Ada A. Hall, 56, Lamar, Mo., passed away on Thursday, Nov. 18, 2010, at Barton County Memorial Hospital in Lamar. Family information and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada. View obituary and send condolences on line at www.ferryfuneralhome.com...
Bea Ella Farmer (11/19/10)
Bea Ella Farmer, 74, El Dorado Springs, Mo., passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2010, at her home in El Dorado Springs, following a lengthy illness. She was born July 6, 1936, in Nevada, Mo., to LeRoy N. Monkres and Elizabeth Lavina Scott Monkres. She was married to Elda Turner and later married to Jack Farmer on May 23, 1974. He preceded her in death in 1989...
Howard "LeRoy" Keith (11/19/10)
Howard "LeRoy" Keith, 68, Walker, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2010, at his home. He was born on Oct. 25, 1942, in Stockton, Mo., to Finis Charles Keith and Halene Louise Scholler Keith. He married Sylvia M. Lafferty in Miami, Okla., on Aug. 14, 1979, and she survives of the home...
Jim W. Coonce (11/17/10)
Jim W. Coonce, 58, of Rockville, Mo., died on Nov. 13, 2010, at his home. Funeral services were held Tuesday, Nov. 16, at 11 a.m., at the Sweetwater Tabernacle Church, Rich Hill, with burial in the Papinville Cemetery. The family received friends Monday, 6-8 p.m., at the church. The family suggests memorial contributions to the Jim Coonce Memorial Fund c/o Heuser Funeral Home, Rich Hill...
Francis Joseph "Scotty" McKenna (11/17/10)
Francis Joseph "Scotty" McKenna, 73, Nevada, Mo., died on Nov. 15, 2010, at Barone Alzhiemer's Care Center in Nevada. Family information and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada. View obituary and send condolences on line at www.ferryfuneralhome.com...
Harold (Hank) Eugene Winters (11/17/10)
Harold (Hank) Eugene Winters, 76, a former resident of Vernon County, the Nevada and Walker areas, passed away at his home in Bowie, Texas, Saturday, Nov. 13, 2010. He was born Feb. 24, 1934, to Rex E. and Lizzie (Nichols) Winters. He attended Walker School, graduating in 1952...
Stuart Marshall Ogle (11/17/10)
Stuart Marshall Ogle, 55, Milo, Mo., passed away on Sunday, Nov. 14, 2010, at his home in Milo. He was born on Dec. 6, 1954, in Nevada, Mo., to Kenneth E. Ogle and Betty Lou Cummins Ogle. Stuart was born and raised in Nevada and spent most all of his life here. ...
Virginia C. Nash (11/16/10)
Virginia C. Nash, 68, Nevada, died on Nov. 13, 2010, at Nevada Regional Medical Center in Nevada. Family information and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada. View obituary and send condolences on line at www.ferryfuneralhome.com...
Jesse E. Murray (11/16/10)
Jesse E. Murray Sr., 71, resident of the Strang, Okla., area, died Saturday, Nov. 13, 2010, at his home. He was born March 20, 1939, in Kansas City, Mo. His parents, Ray Murray and Helen (Cook) Murray, preceded him in death. Jesse attended school in Liberal, Mo., and spent most of his adult life in Nevada, Mo., working as a supervisor at the 3M Company until his retirement in 1999...
John "Jack" Gerald Moorhouse (11/13/10)
John "Jack" Gerald Moorhouse, 81, of Nevada, died Monday, Nov. 1, 2010, at Moore-Few Care Center. He was born Feb. 28, 1929, in Riverside, N.J. He married Eleanor "Ellie" Allison Kunz on June 22, 1956, and she preceded him in death on June 28, 2006...
Dave LeRoy Stone (11/13/10)
Dave LeRoy Stone, 64, Milo, Mo., passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2010, at Mercy Health Center, Fort Scott, Kan. He was born Oct. 21, 1946, in McCook, Neb., to Dick LeRoy Stone and Etna Mae Thornley Stone. He married Mary Funk and she preceded him in death in 1996. He later married Sharon Goodwin on Oct. 4, 1997, in Compton Junction, Mo., and she survives of the home...
Clara Margaret Lyons (11/10/10)
Clara Margaret Lyons, 88, a resident of Fort Scott, died early Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2010, at the Fort Scott Medicalodge. She was born Aug. 25, 1922, in Knowles, Okla., the daughter of Truman Elijah Easton and Ethel Belle Isaacs Easton. Following her parents divorce, she was raised by her loving mother and step-father, Douglas Otis Sills. ...
Edna Mae Rice (11/10/10)
Edna Mae Rice, 89, formerly of Sheldon, Mo., passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2010, at Christian Healthcare in Nevada. She was born on Nov. 19, 1920, in Avola, Mo., to Clarence Gordon and Mattie Mae Stone Gordon. She married Earl Howard Rice on Sept. 15, 1940, in Bronaugh, Mo. He preceded her in death on Dec. 3, 2009...
Alice Helen Brandt (11/09/10)
Alice Helen Brandt, 81, of Norwalk, Calif., died on Friday, Nov. 6, 2010, at the Moore-Few Care Center in Nevada. She was born on May 12, 1929, in Matlock, Iowa, to Herb and Magdalene Mastbergen. On July 25, 1946, she was married in Iowa, to Donald Brandt, and he preceded her in death...
Nola J. Hartzfeld (11/09/10)
Nola J. Hartzfeld, 69, of Nevada, passed away on Friday, Nov. 5, 2010, at the Kansas University Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan., following a lengthy battle with cancer. Nola was born on Nov. 11, 1940, in Alton, Ill., to Clifford Eugene Arbuthnot and Gladys Fern Volentine Arbuthnot. She was married June 1, 1959, in Nevada, to Kenneth R. Hartzfeld and he preceded her in death...
Edward "Ed" Hulse (11/09/10)
Edward "Ed" Hulse, 56, of Stephenville, Texas, passed away Friday, Nov. 5, 2010, in Fort Worth. Funeral services were held at 10 a.m., Monday, Nov. 8, at the Stephenville Funeral Home Chapel with Werth Mayes and Jeff Andis officiating. Interment followed at the Indian Creek Cemetery in Erath County. The family received friends from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m., Sunday, at the funeral home...
Nola J. Hartzfeld (11/06/10)
Nola J. Hartzfeld, 69, Nevada, died on Friday, Nov. 5, 2010, at the Kansas University Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan. Family information and funeral arrangements will be announced by Ferry Funeral Home. View obituary and send condolences on line at www.ferryfuneralhome.com...
William P. Stevens Jr. (11/06/10)
William P. Stevens Jr., 86, loving husband, father, grandfather and friend to many, left this life peacefully and went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010. William was born Feb. 9, 1924, in St. Louis, Mo. Before moving to Arlington in 2002, he had lived in Prescott, Kan., Olathe, Kan., and Rogers, Ark. ...
James W. Garrison (11/06/10)
James W. Garrison, 69, of Joplin, Mo., died Thursday, Nov. 4, 2010, at the Kansas University Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan., following a brief illness. James was born on Aug. 26, 1941, to Paul and Mona Garrison of Monett, Mo. James spent his youth in Ulysses, Kan., graduating from Ulysses High School in 1959. ...
John Gerald Moorhouse (11/05/10)
John Gerald Moorhouse, 81, Nevada, died Monday, Nov. 1, 2010, at Moore-Few Care Center in Nevada. He was born Feb. 28, 1929, in Riverside, N.J., to Edward Moorhouse and Mary Voglemann Moorhouse. Memorial services are pending and will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada...
Goldie Mae Bales (11/04/10)
Goldie Mae Bales, 93, Lincoln, Mo., formerly of Moundville, Mo., passed away Monday, Nov.1, 2010, at the Lincoln Community Nursing Home, Lincoln, following a recent illness. She was born Nov. 9, 1916, in Nevada, Mo., to C.E. Bowen and Mary Jane Behrens Bowen. She was married Dec. 30, 1933, in Nevada, to Owen Floyd Bales and he preceded her in death June 18, 1994...
Donis Maxine (Tuder) Hartline (11/03/10)
Donis Maxine (Tuder) Hartline, 84, of El Dorado Springs, Mo., passed away Oct. 30, 2010, at Community Springs Nursing Home. She was born May 3, 1926, in Randolph, Iowa, to Floyd and Eula (McMilin) Tuder. She was a member of the First Baptist Church...
Dr. Joe Wyley Jenkins (11/03/10)
Dr. Joe Wyley Jenkins, son of Vernel Basil and Fern Stephan Jenkins, was born on Oct. 17, 1941, in the Avola community. He passed away on Oct. 22, 2010, in Arlington, Va., where he made his home. Following Vernel's death, the family moved to Bronaugh, Mo. ...
Florence Irene Jeffries (11/02/10)
Florence Irene Jeffries, 77, Nevada, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 30, 2010, at St. John's Regional Medical Center, in Joplin, Mo., following a lengthy illness. She was born Feb. 22, 1933, in Pine Apple, Ala., to Jesse Clinton Richards and Eula Bell Hayes Richards. She married John Martin Jeffries on June 25, 1950, in Lucedale, Miss., and he preceded her in death on Nov. 5, 2007...