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Obituaries from April 2013

Neva Lois Snodgrass Rouse (04/30/13)
Neva Lois Snodgrass Rouse was born on June 29, 1912, and departed this life on April 26, 2013, at the age of 100 years, 9 months, and 26 days. She was born to Walter Herbert Snodgrass and Ina Alice Bowman Snodgrass at Verdella, Mo., and at the age of six, she moved with her family to Liberal, Mo. ...
Lt. Floyd Melvin Smith (04/30/13)
Lt. Floyd Melvin Smith, 85, of Harwood, Mo., the youngest son of 12 children born to Lee Burr and Hazel Belle (Deems) Smith, was born May 20, 1927, in Blooming Grove, Ohio, and passed from this life on Monday, March 25, 2013, at the Barone Care Center in Nevada, Mo...
Ada Marie (Golden) Waites (04/30/13)
Ada Marie Waites, age 86 years and five months, passed away on Friday, April 12, 2013, at the Cedar County Memorial Hospital in El Dorado Springs, Mo. She was born Nov. 14, 1926, to Romie Lee and Myrtle Mae (Wear) Golden in Cooper County (Clarks Fork) -- Boonville, Mo...
Forest Neil McQueen (04/30/13)
Forest Neil McQueen, 89, Nevada, Mo., passed away on Sunday, April 28, 2013, at Christian Health Care in Nevada. He was born on Sept. 24, 1923, in Nevada, to Ray and Frances Benzie McQueen. He was married to Betty Jean Baker on Dec. 11, 1945, in Fort Scott, Kan., and she preceded him in death on March 21, 2008...
Eldean "A.E." Geyer (04/30/13)
Eldean "A.E." Geyer, 85, formerly of Sheldon, Mo., passed away suddenly on Friday, April 26, 2013, at his home in Greenfield, Mo. He was born on Sept. 29, 1927, in Clayton, N.M., to Ed Geyer and Mae Price Geyer. He married Pauline Holland on June 21, 1953, in Sheldon, Mo. She preceded him in death on Aug. 19, 2005...
Charles William Maynard (04/27/13)
Charles William Maynard, 81, of Nevada, Mo., went peacefully to be with his Lord on April 24, 2013, in Weatherford, Texas. Mr. Maynard was born on Nov. 18, 1931, in Mcveigh, W.Va., to Millard McKinley Maynard and Arvella (Scott) Maynard. Charles grew up near Pikeville, Ky. ...
Kenneth "Kenny" Ray Grant (04/26/13)
Kenneth "Kenny" Ray Grant, 63, long-term Bourbon County, Kan., and Vernon County, Mo., resident, passed away on April 18, 2013, following sudden illness. He was born April 21, 1949, in Fort Scott, Kan., to Charles "Junior" and Darlene Grant of Redfield, Kan...
Marion Thomas "Tom" Moore (04/24/13)
Marion Thomas "Tom" Moore, 73, of Nevada, Mo., passed away following a lengthy illness on Monday, April 22, 2013, surrounded by his family. Tom was born Sept. 2, 1939, in Schell City, Mo., the son of Don and Augusta Moore. Tom was a graduate of Metz High School, class of 1957. ...
Jimmy Lee McLaughlin (04/25/13)
Jimmy Lee McLaughlin, 70, of Butler, Mo., died Saturday, April 20, 2013, at St. Luke's Hospital in Kansas City, Mo. He was born April 22, 1942, to James John and Vada Lee Pemberton McLaughlin in Oklahoma City, Okla. Memorial services were Thursday, April 20, at Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel in Butler, Mo., with the Rev. Chris Deines officiating...
Kenneth "Kenny" Ray Grant (04/25/13)
Kenneth "Kenny" Ray Grant, 63, long-term Bourbon County, Kan., and Vernon County, Mo., resident, died April 18, 2013, following a sudden illness. He was born April 21, 1949, in Fort Scott, Kan., to Charles "Junior" and Darlene Grant of Redfield, Kan...
Paul Andrew "P.J." Feagan Jr. (04/24/13)
Paul Andrew "P.J." Feagan Jr., 27, Milo, Mo., passed away on Monday, April 22, 2013, at Nevada Regional Medical Center in Nevada. He was born Sept. 2, 1985, in Nevada, to Paul Andrew Feagan Sr. and Kristi L. Long Feagan. P.J. was born and raised in Nevada and graduated from Nevada High School in 2004. ...
Bonnie Jean Taylor (04/20/13)
Bonnie Jean Taylor, 86, Nevada, Mo., passed away on Friday, April 19, 2013, at her home in Nevada. She was born March 27, 1927, in Overland Park, Kan., to Wiley Clifton Langdon and Gertrude Elsie Stephens Langdon. She was married to LeRoy Holder in 1945, in Paso Robles, Calif. Later, she was married to Malcomb M. Taylor, in California, and he preceded her in death in July 1983...
Edward Bernard Meisenheimer (04/17/13)
Edward Bernard Meisenheimer, 81, Milo, Mo., passed away on Monday, April 15, 2013, at his home in Milo, following a lengthy illness. He was born April 21, 1931, in Orient, Iowa, to Merlin T. Meisenheimer and Theresia A. Karhoff Meisenheimer. He was married to Norma Rodgers Meisenheimer and to this union his children were born. He later married Ruth Ann Pursley Meisenheimer who preceded him in death on March 15, 2005...
Donald Lee Prater (04/16/13)
On April 12, 2013, at age 82, the Triune God gave the joy and victory of eternal life to Donald Lee Prater. Born in Essex, Mo., on Oct. 29, 1930, he was the oldest along with siblings, Don, Charles, Dale, Sonny, Bill, Harold, and John, who were largely raised by their maternal grandparents in Dexter, Mo. Early on, Don learned to work hard, help others and take responsibility for family...
Thelma Giger Owen (04/16/13)
Thelma Viola (Giger) Owen, 94, passed away Monday, April 15, 2013, at Truman Healthcare Center, where she had been a resident for the past 14 months. Thelma, the second child of Grover and Theo (Riddle) Giger, was born Sept. 25, 1918, near Irwin, Mo. She was a life-long resident of that community...
Maudie Mae Ramey (04/12/13)
Maudie Mae Ramey, 89, of Nevada, passed away on April 10, 2013, at Nevada Regional Hospital, following a lengthy illness. Maudie was born on March 5, 1924, to Lewis Earl Mowry and Iva Pearl Tylar Mowry. She married Edwin Stephen Gawron Sr. on Nov. 20, 1943. To this union her only son, Edwin Stephen Gawron Jr., was born. Maudie then married Clyde Ramey on July 10, 1965, and he preceded her in death in 1992...
Maudie Mae Ramey (04/11/13)
Maudie Mae Ramey, 89, Nevada, Mo., died on Wednesday, April 10, 2013, at Nevada Regional Medical Center. Family information and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada. View obituary and send condolences online at www.ferryfuneralhome.com...
Robert E. "Yogi" Siegler (04/10/13)
Robert E. "Yogi" Siegler, 75, of Nevada, Mo., formerly of Meriden, Conn., went to his eternal rest on April 7, 2013, with his loving wife Phoebe by his side, after a long courageous battle with cancer. He was born Nov. 13, 1937, son of the late Robert H. Siegler and Viola Newcomb Siegler. Robert served with the United States Air Force, for 8 years after high school. During this time, he met and married the love of his life, Phoebe Montgomery Siegler...
Robert E. "Yogi" Siegler (04/09/13)
Robert E. "Yogi" Siegler, 75, Nevada, Mo., formerly of Meriden, Conn., died April 7, 2013. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, April 12, at Ferry Funeral Home in Nevada. Full obituary and family information will be provided later by Ferry Funeral Home...
Jean Marie Wagner (04/09/13)
Jean Marie Wagner, 82, formerly of the Metz, Mo., area passed away on Saturday, April 6, 2013, at Broken Arrow Nursing Home in Broken Arrow, following a lengthy illness. She was born Aug. 25, 1930, in Nevada, Mo., to Clyde Henry and Elva Carrier Henry. She married Donald Wagner on Dec. 22, 1951, in Butler, Mo...
Jason Lee Muncy (04/04/13)
Jason Lee Muncy, 34, Nevada, Mo., died March 31, 2013. Graveside service will be held Friday, April 5, at 10 a.m., at Lockwood Cemetery, Lockwood, Mo. Arrangements are under the direction of Konantz Warden Funeral Home.
Ida Lee Spencer (04/03/13)
Ida Lee Spencer, 85, Nevada, passed away on Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at Moore-Few Care Center in Nevada, following a lengthy illness. She was born Sept. 25, 1927, in Nevada, to Fred F. Roof and Ruby Clara Palmer Roof. She married Kendall Spencer on June 14, 1947, in Fort Scott, Kan., and he preceded her in death on Nov. 17, 2002...
Billy Allen Robinson (04/03/13)
Billy Allen Robinson, 60, Nevada, passed away on Saturday, March 30, 2013, at his home in Nevada, following a lengthy illness. He was born on March 18, 1953, Baxter Springs, Kan. He was raised the son of Herbert A. Robinson and Sarah "Gladys" Mundell Robinson. He married Cynthia A. Hoffman on Oct. 16, 1982, in Riverton, Kan., and she survives of the home...
Billy Allen Robinson (04/02/13)
Billy Allen Robinson, 60, Nevada, Mo., died Saturday, March 30, 2013, at his home in Nevada, following a lengthy illness. Family information and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada.
Opher Linn "Bill" Greer (04/02/13)
Opher Linn "Bill" Greer, 62, Richards, Mo., passed away on April 1, 2013, at his home in Richards, following a sudden illness. He was born June 18, 1950, in Fort Scott, Kan., to Opher Linn Greer and Lillian Durrossette Greer. He married Mary Elizabeth Koder on July 17, 1972, in Nevada, Mo., and she survives of the home...
Martha "Marty" Herren (04/02/13)
Martha "Marty" Jane Herren, 65, Bronaugh, Mo., passed away on Friday, March 29, 2013, at Truman Healthcare and Rehab in Lamar, Mo., following a lengthy illness. She was born Oct. 26, 1947, in Nevada, Mo. to Bonnie Perkey. She was married Dec. 2, 1982, in El Dorado Springs, Mo., to Dale Rex Herren and he survives of the home...