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Obituaries from June 2011

Paul Edward Peterman (06/30/11)
Paul Edward Peterman, 88, Rich Hill, Mo., passed away Tuesday, June 28, 2011, at Willow Lane Nursing Home in Butler, Mo. Paul was born on Nov. 17, 1922, near Rich Hill, Mo., the son of Joe Peterman Jr. and Clara (Hall) Peterman. He graduated from Rich Hill High School in 1940. ...
Sadie Adeline Peak (06/28/11)
Sadie Adeline Peak, 85, of Adrian, Mo., formerly of Rich Hill and Butler, died on Thursday, June 23, 2011, at the Adrian Manor. She was born on June 12, 1926, in Metz, Mo., the daughter of Roy Franklin and Cynnia (Rankin) Sheddrick. Sadie attended and graduated from Metz High School in 1944. She was united in marriage to Ivan Ray Peak on May 8, 1944. She was a long time member of the Eastern Star...
Hunter Michael Kenney Koenig (06/28/11)
Hunter Michael Kenney Koenig, 16, Nevada, passed away Sunday, June 26, 2011, at Freeman Health System West, Joplin, Mo., due to an automobile accident. He was born Jan. 26, 1995, in Nevada, to Bracken Wade Koenig and Kia Nicole Kenney. Hunter was born and spent his life here in Nevada, just completing his sophomore year of high school. He attended the Pentecostal Church. Hunter loved to work on cars and also liked hunting, fishing and mudding...
Sharon Kay Hornbeck (06/25/11)
Sharon Kay Hornbeck, 68, Nevada, passed away Thursday, June 23, 2011, at Nevada Regional Medical Center in Nevada, following a lengthy illness. She was born July 22, 1942, in Moundville, Mo., to Claude Barnes and Opal Jones Barnes. Sharon was born in Moundville, Mo., but moved to California as a small child and spent her youth and part of her adult life there. ...
Mary Margaret Cook Daniels (06/25/11)
Mary Daniels, 86, died Saturday, June 18, 2011, in Dallas, Texas. She was born Sept. 20, 1924, in Tupelo, Miss., to Nora Lee and William Madison Cook. Her family moved to Fort Scott, Kan., and she graduated from Fort Scott High School. In 1941, she married Raymond DeWayne Daniels of Savonburg, Kan. They lived in Wichita and then moved to Fort Worth, Texas. She worked as a teletype operator for Western Union, Convair Aircraft, and the Rock Island Railroad...
Ron Lewis Lawhorne (06/25/11)
Ron Lewis Lawhorne, 67, Lamar, Mo., formerly of Nevada, Mo., passed away on Wednesday, June 22, 2011, at his home in Lamar following a lengthy illness. He was born on Jan. 23, 1944, in Little Rock, Ark., to Lewis Wilson Lawhorne and Mary Frances Cruse Lawhorne. He married Julie Reed on Dec. 7, 2002, in Eureka Springs, Ark., and she survives of the home...
Jason Lee Thomas (06/23/11)
Jason Lee Thomas, 28, Nevada, died Sunday, June 11, 2011, in Richards, Mo. He was born Jan. 26, 1983, in Kansas City, Mo. Jason grew up in El Dorado Springs and Walker, Mo. He graduated from Northeast Vernon County High School in 2002. Jason worked at various nursing homes and also the Nevada Habilitation Center. He loved spending time with his family, especially his children...
Ron Lewis Lawhorne (06/24/11)
Ron Lewis Lawhorne, 67, Lamar, Mo., formerly of Nevada, passed away on Wednesday, June 22, 2011, at his home in Lamar following a lengthy illness. He was born on Jan. 23, 1944, in Little Rock, Ark., to Lewis Wilson Lawhorne and Mary Frances Cruse Lawhorne. He married Julie Reed on Dec. 7, 2002, in Eureka Springs, Ark., and she survives of the home...
Meredith "Cap" Parrish (06/24/11)
Meredith "Cap" Parrish, 78, of El Dorado Springs, Mo., passed away June 22, 2011, at Medicalodges Care Center in Nevada, Mo. He was born Sept. 12, 1932, in Jerico Springs, Mo., to Albert Gains Parrish Sr. and Helen Grace (Hall) Parrish. Cap attended grade school in Montevallo and graduated from El Dorado Springs High School in 1951. ...
Donald Raymond Creamer (06/24/11)
Donald Raymond Creamer, 78, Nevada, died on Wednesday, June 22, 2011, 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...
Mary Louise Pettibon (06/23/11)
Mary Louise Pettibon, 76, Nevada, passed away on Wednesday, June 22, 2011, at Landmark Hospital in Joplin, Mo., following a lengthy illness. She was born April 27, 1935, in Lamar, Mo., to Walter G. Waring and Mellie Ethal Watson Waring. She married Max Pettibon on March 25, 1953, and he preceded her in death on June 2, 2006...
Deborah Sue Clements (06/18/11)
Deborah Sue Clements, 46, resident of Fort Scott, Kan., died Friday, June 17, 2011, at the Mercy Health Center, Fort Scott. Services will be announced by the Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main, Fort Scott.
Keith Eugene Ayers (06/18/11)
Keith Eugene Ayers, 77, Nevada, passed away on Thursday, June 16, 2011, at Nevada Regional Medical Center. He was born Sept. 13, 1933, in Nevada, to Oren Dale Ayers and Zola Mae Clark Ayers. He married R. Beverly Stephens on April 12, 1973, in Nevada, and she survives of the home...
Brent Edward Detwiler (06/18/11)
Brent Edward Detwiler, D.C., 33, of Owensboro, Ky., formerly of El Dorado Springs, Mo., passed away on Wednesday, June 8, 2011, in Owensboro. He was born on Sept. 6, 1977, in St. Louis, Mo. Brent was a Doctor of Chiropractic with Stallings Chiropractic. ...
Robert Fredrick Cummins (06/17/11)
Robert Fredrick Cummins, 51, Nevada, passed away on Tuesday, June 14, 2011, at Freeman Health System West, Joplin, Mo. He was born on March 1, 1960, in Bonner Springs, Kan., to Steven F. Cummins and Betty Lou Meisenheimer Cummins. Bob married Geneva (King) Cummins on Nov. 29, 2002, in Nevada, and she survives of the home...
Keith E. Ayers (06/17/11)
Keith E. Ayers, 77, Nevada, died on Thursday, June 16, 2011, at Nevada Regional Medical Center. 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...
Lois Ozean Smith Tourtillott (06/17/11)
Lois Ozean Smith Tourtillott, 84, of Butler, passed away Tuesday, June 14, 2011, at Bates County Memorial Hospital after suffering a severe stroke on June 4. Lois was born May 7, 1927, at Carbon Center, the only child of Oren and Susie Smith. She graduated from Rich Hill High School, class of 1944, and was married to Denver Elroy Tourtillott on her 17th birthday, May 7, 1944, that same week...
Lois Tourtillott (06/16/11)
Lois Tourtillott, 84, of Rich Hill, Mo., died June 14, 2011, at the Bates County Memorial Hospital, Butler, Mo. Funeral services will be held Friday, June 17, at 1 p.m., at the Heuser Funeral Home, Rich Hill. Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery, Rich Hill, and the family will receive friends, Thursday, 7-8 p.m., at the funeral home...
Amanda Kathryn Smith (06/16/11)
Amanda Kathryn Smith, 27, Nevada, passed away on Monday, June 13, 2011, at Kindred Hospital in Kansas City, Mo. Amanda was born on Oct. 30, 1983, in Nevada, to Ernest Leon and Kathryn Elaine Gordon Smith. Amanda attended Walker Elementary School from kindergarten through sixth grade. ...
Zenda Gwen Schell (06/16/11)
Zenda Gwen Schell, daughter of Rollin and Gwen Schell, was born on Dec. 26, 1960, at Wetzel Hospital in Clinton, Mo. She passed away peacefully on June 13, 2011, at St. Joseph Hospital in Kansas City, Mo. Zenda lived with her parents until June 3, 1999, when she moved to a group home in Nevada, Mo. ...
Amanda Kathryn Smith (06/15/11)
Amanda Kathryn Smith, 27, Nevada, died on Monday, June 13, 2011, at Kindred Hospital in Kansas City, Mo. 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...
Annette Grace Anderson (06/14/11)
Annette Grace Anderson, 61, Nevada, died on Monday, June 13, 2011, at St. Luke's Hospital, Kansas City, Mo. No services are planned. Arrangements are under the direction of Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada. View obituary and send condolences on line at www.ferryfuneralhome.com...
Zethah Lavon McBratney (06/14/11)
Zethah Lavon McBratney, 92, Nevada, passed away Sunday, June 12, 2011, at Christian Health Care in Nevada. She was born Feb. 1, 1919, in Neodesha, Kan., to Ernest Sterling McNeil and Fern Lavon Kingrey McNeil. She was married Sept. 21, 1941, to Elvin "Mac" William McBratney, and he preceded her in death Feb. 4, 1993...
Jason Lee Thomas (06/14/11)
Jason Lee Thomas, 28, Nevada, died Sunday, June 12, 2011, in Richards, Mo. He was born Jan. 26, 1983, in Kansas City, Mo. Jason grew up in El Dorado Springs and Walker, Mo. He graduated from Northeast Vernon County High School in 2002. Jason worked at various nursing homes and also the Nevada Habilitation Center. He loved spending time with his family, especially his children...
Wanda L. Williams (06/11/11)
Wanda L. Williams, 82, resident of Junction City, Kan., died April 11, 2011. William James Schafer will conduct graveside services at 11 a.m., Tuesday, June 14, in the Evergreen Cemetery, Fort Scott, Kan. Local services are under the direction of the Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main, Fort Scott...
Nellie Mae Carpenter (06/09/11)
Nellie Mae Carpenter, 86, resident of Fort Scott, Kan., died Wednesday, June 8, 2011, at Medicalodge of Fort Scott. She was born Feb. 9, 1925, in Deerfield, Mo., the daughter of Ed and Nellie Zimmerman Lawrence. Nellie married William A. "Bill" Carpenter in November of 1942. ...
E. Nadyne Haines Bond (06/09/11)
E. Nadyne Haines Bond, 88, Nevada, passed away Tuesday, June 7, 2011, at Christian Health Care in Nevada. She was born July 7, 1922, in Portia, Mo., to Granvill E. Jackson and Goldie Bessie Stutesman Jackson. She married Elvis Haines on April 12, 1941, and he preceded her in death on April 28, 1976. Later she married Elton E. Bond on Sept. 6, 1983, in Miami, Okla., and he preceded her in death on July 25, 1996...
Betty Jane Crose (06/09/11)
Betty Jane Crose, 85, Nevada, passed away on Sunday, June 5, 2011, at Nevada Regional Medical Center, Nevada. She was born April 17, 1926, in Topeka, Kan., to Ira White Sr. and Virginia Mae Bixby White. She married Jack Crose on Sept. 4, 1943, in Holton, Kan., and he preceded her in death on Aug. 10, 1999...
E. Nadyne Haines Bond (06/08/11)
E. Nadyne Haines Bond, 88, Nevada, passed away Tuesday, June 7, 2011, at Christian Health Care 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...
Robert "Bob" N. Lafferty (06/08/11)
Robert "Bob" N. Lafferty, 60, Adrian, Mo., formerly of Nevada, passed away on Tuesday, June 7, 2011, at Adrian Manor in Adrian, Mo. He was born Nov. 12, 1950, in Nevada, to George Lafferty Sr. and Evelyn Lafferty. Bob graduated from Nevada High School in 1968. ...
James "Jimmy" Johnson (06/08/11)
James "Jimmy" Johnson, 53, of Grain Valley, Mo., passed away May 29, 2011. Jimmy was born July 14, 1957, in Clinton, Mo. He was employed by Hallmark Cards, where he had worked for 34 years. Jimmy was someone who loved to laugh and enjoyed making others laugh as well. He loved working in his yard, playing pranks on his family and friends and spending time with his chihuahua, Snuggles. Most of all he loved his family...
Raymond E. Shirley (06/08/11)
Raymond E. Shirley, 89, Nevada, passed away on Monday, June 6, 2011, at Research Medical Center, Kansas City, Mo., following a brief illness. He was born Dec. 14, 1921, in Dederick, Mo., to John T. Shirley and Anna M. Henderson Shirley. He married Betty L. Roggensees on March 26, 1949, in Nevada, and she survives of the home...
Betty J. Crose (06/07/11)
Betty J. Crose, 85, Nevada, died on June 5, 2011, at Nevada Regional Medical Center, Nevada. Funeral arrangements and family information will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada.
Raymond E. Shirley (06/07/11)
Raymond E. Shirley, 89, Nevada, died on June 6, 2011, at Research Medical Center in Kansas City, Mo. 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...
Linda Lee Clark (06/04/11)
Linda Lee Clark (Chamness), was born Dec. 26, 1942, in Dayton, Ohio, to Lee and Catherine (Hagstrum) Chamness. Nine years later her sister, Beth, was born. Her father served under General Patton in World War II. His MOS led to government work upon discharge, and in the course of time, the family moved to Maryland for government work. ...
George Harold Capps (06/04/11)
Harold Capps, 88, of Clinton, Mo., died Wednesday, June 1, 2011, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Warrensburg, Mo. Funeral services will be Saturday, June 4, at 11 a.m., at the Vansant-Mills Chapel. Family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Burial will be at the Englewood Cemetery. Contributions may be made to the Missouri Veterans Home, Warrensburg, Mo., in care of the Vansant-Mills Funeral Home, Clinton, Mo...
Lee J. Gilbreth (06/04/11)
Lee J. Gilbreth, 72, died Friday, June 03, 2011, at the Medicalodge of Gardner, Gardner, Kan. Services will be announced by the Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main, Fort Scott.
Linda Clark (06/03/11)
Linda Clark, 68, of Schell City, Mo., died Wednesday, June 1, 2011, at her home. Funeral services will begin at 9:45 a.m., Saturday, June 4, at the Church of Israel in Schell City. Visitation will be today from 7-8 p.m., at the Lewis-Hoagland Funeral Home, Schell City. Burial will be in Zion Cemetery, Schell City...
Mary Elizabeth Bruegger (06/03/11)
Mary Elizabeth Bruegger, 87, died Sunday, May 29, 2011, at Olathe. She was born Feb. 28, 1924, at Whiting, Ind., the daughter of Lester and Viola Beck Chansler. A longtime Hutchinson resident moving to the Kansas City area in 2010, she had worked for Beech Aircraft and was quality controller operator for Consolidate Rebuilders, retiring in 1986. ...
Anna Mae Shaw (06/03/11)
Anna Mae Shaw, 85, resident of Fort Scott, Kan., died Wednesday, June 1, 2011, at the Moore-Few Care Center in Nevada. She was born Aug. 21, 1925, in Cleveland, Ohio, the daughter of John Novak and Anna Kipila Novak. Anna graduated from Glenville High School and worked for the U.S. ...
Nina R. Coulter (06/02/11)
Nina R. Coulter, 89, Nevada, passed away on Wednesday, June 1, 2011, at St. Luke's Hospital, Kansas City, Mo. She was born Dec. 19, 1921, in Jerico Springs, Mo., to William C. Zollman and Fern A. Evans Zollman. She married Layton W. Coulter Sr. on June 21, 1942, in Kansas City, Mo., and he preceded her in death on Sept. 9, 1996...
Billy Dean "B.D." Dickbreder (06/01/11)
Born near Rockville, Mo., on Oct. 25, 1926, B.D. was the only child of William C. "Dick" Dickbreder and Sadie Lee Chastain. He passed away at his home early May 23 from complications of COPD. The family moved to Schell City while he was a baby, and he has lived his entire life in the Schell City community, graduating from Schell City High School in 1944...
William Everett "Bill" Bailey (06/01/11)
William Everett "Bill" Bailey, 85, of Schell City, Mo., the son of Willie and Rabie Anna (Dixon) Bailey, was born June 16, 1925, in Rockville, Mo., and passed from this life at 2:30 a.m., Sunday, May 29, 2011, at his home. Bill started school in a one-room schoolhouse just north of Rockville, but soon moved along with his family to Schell City, Mo...
Irvin Levi Blanchard (06/01/11)
Irvin Levi Blanchard, 80, Sheldon, Mo., passed away on May 28, 2011, at Barton County Memorial Hospital, after a short illness. Irvin was born Nov. 3, 1930, to Ezra and Isabell (Spoon) Blanchard at Oakton, Mo. He moved from the Blue School area to the Sheldon area in 1948. He graduated from Sheldon High School. He was a Korean War veteran...
Jack Clifford Roulston-Wilcoxen (06/01/11)
Jack Clifford Roulston-Wilcoxen, 68, of Nevada, passed away Thursday, May 26, 2011, in Missouri Rehabilitation Center, Mt. Vernon, Mo. He was born Jan. 25, 1943, in El Dorado, Kan., the son of Mary (Hedrick) Roulston Etter, who preceded him in death...
Robert William Poyner (06/01/11)
Robert William Poyner, 87, Richards, Mo., died Sunday, May 29, 2011, at Fort Scott Manor, Fort Scott, Kan., after an illness of a few months. He was born Nov. 1, 1923, in Richards, Mo., the son of Leo (Buzz) Poyner and Elsie Pearl Burris Poyner. On Aug. 8, 1948, he married Grace A. Smith in El Dorado Springs, Mo., and she preceded him in death Dec. 15, 1981. On Sept. 9, 1982, he married Veta F. Villers in Richards, Mo., and she preceded him in death May 3, 1995...