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Robert Brian "Bob" Benton (02/08/16)
Robert Brian "Bob" Benton, 65, of Shell Knob, passed away Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, in Cassville Health Care and Rehabilitation Center. He was born May 4, 1950, in Florence, Ariz., to Barney and Only (Murphree) Benton, who preceded him in death. Also preceding him in death was one brother, Barney G. Benton and one son, Robert "Bobby" Benton, Jr...
Jack Lee Boyd (02/08/16)
Jack Lee Boyd, 62, of Wheaton, passed away Jan. 30, 2016, passed away at Cox South in Springfield. He was born Nov. 19, 1953. He was united in marriage to Wyona Periman Oct. 11, 1975. He is preceded in death by his parents, Bill and Faye Boyd; brother, Charles Boyd and his wife Sheilah; and a sister, Loretta...
Elmer L. "Bud" Brown (02/08/16)
Elmer L. "Bud" Brown, 82, of Exeter, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, in Lacoba Nursing Home, Monett. He was born Aug. 7, 1933, in Neosho, the son of Leslie and Nellie (Brazeel) Brown. On July 13, 1957, in Miami, Okla., he was united in marriage to Wilma "Sue" Shrum, who survives...
Delores Arlene Hall (02/08/16)
Delores Arlene Hall, 82, of Cassville, passed away Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016, in Cassville Health Care and Rehabilitation Center. She grew up and received her education at Cave Springs in Sarcoxie. She resided in Pierce City several years and moved to Exeter in 1984. She retired from Tyson Foods in Monett. She was a member of the Church of Christ in Exeter...
Joyce Elaine Kelly (02/08/16)
Joyce Elaine Kelly, 68, of Monett, went to be with the Lord in Heaven on Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016, at Cox South Hospital in Springfield, Mo. She was born in Purdy, Mo., on Sept. 24, 1947, the daughter of the late Norman and Lola (Henson) Terry. She was united in marriage on Dec. 3, 1964, in Miami, Okla., to Leon Kelly; he preceded her in death on April 12, 2011...
Ethel Kramme Lambert (02/08/16)
Ethel Kramme Lambert, of Cassville, 89, passed away on Friday, February 5, 2016, at her home in Cassville surrounded by her children and family. She was born Dec. 19, 1926, in Dittmer, Mo., daughter of the late Arthur and Amanda (Weber) Kramme. Ethel was united in marriage on Sept. 9, 1949, in Dittmer to Donald Eugene Lambert of Springfield, who preceded her in death on Aug. 1, 1985...
Keith L. Shumaker (02/08/16)
Keith Shumaker, 79, of Golden, Missouri, passed away Monday, February 1, 2016, in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield. He was born August 19, 1936, in Golden, Missouri, the son of Vernon and Alta Madge (Miller) Shumaker. On December 23, 1958, he was united in marriage to Judy Nickle, who survives...
Douglas Craig Summers (02/08/16)
Douglas Craig Summers, 65, of Wagoner, Okla., passed away Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, at St. Francis Hospital, Tulsa, Okla. He was born Sept. 2, 1950, in Colony, Kan., the son of Eldon and Bonnie (Louderback) Summers, who preceded him in death. Also preceding him in death was one brother, Michael Summers...
Charles F. Thompson (02/08/16)
Charles F. Thompson, age 87, of Cassville, Missouri, passed away Saturday, February 6, 2016, in his home. He was born September 25, 1928, in Cassville, the son of William H. and Lois O. (Hawk) Thompson. On November 17, 1953, he was united in marriage to Ruth Beck, who survives. ...
Mary E. Vanzandt (02/08/16)
Mary E. Vanzandt, 91, formerly of Seligman, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, at the Cassville Healthcare & Rehab Center. She was born on May 3, 1924, daughter of Ralph and Nora (Vanzandt) Ebbert, in Seligman. She graduated from Seligman High School and went on to attend Southwest Missouri State College in Springfield. In 1944, she was united in marriage to Wayne Vanzandt...
Martin F. Carrozzo, Jr. (02/01/16)
Martin F. Carrozzo, Jr., 61, of Eagle Rock, passed away on Jan. 20, 2016, at Mercy Hospital in Joplin. He was born on Dec. 1, 1954, in New Hartford, Conn., son of Martin and Margaret (Cain) Carrozzo. He attended Holy Cross University where he received his bachelor's degree; he later received his master's degree in organic chemistry in Scripps, Calif.; and he was a U.S. Air Force veteran, serving during the Vietnam War. On May 30, 1990, he married Peggy Simmons; she survives...
Ronald Leslie Chambers (02/01/16)
Ronald Leslie Chambers, 66, Neosho, went to be with the Lord on January 25, 2016, while at his home in Neosho, following a short illness. Ron was born October 3, 1949 in Joplin, the son of Charles D. and Clara Irene (Crellar) Chambers. He was a lifelong area resident and a driver for OATS. ...
Clarice Christine (Jones) Davidson (02/01/16)
Clarice Christine (Jones) Davidson, 92, of Wheaton, passed away Friday, Jan. 29, 2016, at Freeman Neosho Hospital, Neosho. She was born June 22, 1923, to Joe and Mandy (Montgomery) Jones. She married Carl Leroy Davidson on Nov.19, 1941, and he preceded her in death...
Florence L. "Flo" Ennis (02/01/16)
Florence L. "Flo" Ennis, 74, of Exeter, passed away Friday, Jan. 22, 2016, in Cassville Health Care and Rehabilitation Center. She was born Feb. 25, 1941, in Barry County, the daughter of H.T. and Effie (Carter) Futrell. She was united in marriage to Glen Ennis and to this union two sons were born...
Theodore (Ted) Edward Friesner (02/01/16)
Theodore (Ted) Edward Friesner, 86, of Golden, died Jan. 20, 2016, at Cedar Ridge Care Center. He was born Sept. 23, 1929, in Grundy Center, Iowa, the son of John Harvey and Kathryn Maud (Richards) Friesner, Sr. He graduated from Grundy Center High School in 1947. He was united in marriage on Sept. 19, 1948, to Phyllis Lea Eldridge in Waterloo, Iowa. He served in the Iowa Army National Guard for 38 years in various command and staff assignments. He retired in 1985 as a brevet Brigadier General...
Nancy Lee Naas (02/01/16)
Nancy Lee Naas, 75, passed away on Jan. 30, 2016, at the Washington Regional Hospital in Fayetteville, Ark. She was born on May 22, 1940, in Ottawa, Ill., daughter of Edgar and Mary Ella (Hoxsey) Dolder. She was united in marriage to Donald Naas on Feb. ...
Angela Marie Prewitt (02/01/16)
Angela Marie Prewitt, 54, of Wheaton, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis. She was born March 12, 1961, in Stella, the daughter of Charlie and Thelma (Clouse) Keeling. She graduated from Wheaton High School with the Class of 1979. On Nov. 2, 1979, she was united in marriage to Howard Lee Prewitt...
Lavern James Ray (02/01/16)
Lavern James Ray, 93, of Shell Knob, passed away Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016, at Roaring River Health and Rehabilitation, Cassville. He was born July 29, 1922, to Joe and Parelee (Doty) Ray of Cato. He lived in Barry County all of his life. He attended the Fairview School and Pentecostal Church. He married Tessie Reed, of Cassville, on May 24, 1941...
Danny Steve Rose (02/01/16)
Danny Steve Rose, 59, of Washburn, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016, at Mercy Hospital, Rogers, Ark. He was born March 4, 1956 in Wichita, Kan., the son of Leroy Vernon and Freda Lou (Banks) Rose. On June 23, 1979, he was united in marriage to Gail Kathleen (Pendergraft) Rose...
DeWayne Y. Sharp (02/01/16)
DeWayne Y. Sharp, 28, of Exeter, passed away Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, at his home. He was born Jan. 2, 1988, in Fayetteville, Ark., the son of Coy and Wendy (Yeakley) Sharp. Survivors include: one daughter, Theresa Ward, of Frederick, Okla.; one brother, Henry "J.R." Reed, of Exeter; and one sister, Shawnda Miller, of Exeter...
Edna Bell Stockton (02/01/16)
Edna Bell Stockton, 78, of Shell Knob, passed away Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield. She was born Feb. 19, 1937, in Vineland, Colo., the daughter of Carl Lester and Elsie Marie (Baker) Varner. On April 30, 1955, in Raton, N.M., she was united in marriage to Dewey Landon Stockton, who preceded her in death on July 13, 2014. Also preceding her in death were her parents; two brothers, Andy and Gene Varner; one granddaughter; and one great-granddaughter...
Sharon Jane, "Brown" Sutton (02/01/16)
Sharon Jane, "Brown" Sutton, 77, of Tulsa, Okla., passed away Sunday, Jan. 27, 2016. Graveside services were conducted Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2016, at Memorial Park Cemetery in Tulsa, Okla. She was a native of Cassville and graduated from Cassville High School, where she was active in the music organizations...
Clara Mae Vanderpool (02/01/16)
Clara Mae Vanderpool, 66, of Carthage, passed away Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016, in Mercy Hospital, Joplin. She was born March 18, 1949, at Cassville, the daughter of Ora and Lora (Easley) Vanderpool, who preceded her in death. Also preceding her in death was one brother, Leon Vanderpool...
Carol Ann Walker (02/01/16)
Carol Ann Walker, 65, of LeAnn, passed away Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016, in her home. She was born April 25, 1950, in Chico, Calif., the daughter of Clifford A. and Lois L. (Jennings) Brisco, who preceded her in death. Also preceding her in death was one sister...
Dorothy Mae Anderson (01/18/16)
Dorothy Mae Anderson, 96, formerly of Sedalia, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016, at Mercy Hospital in Cassville. She was born Sept. 22, 1919, in Sedalia, a daughter of Fred Oscar and Julia Edith Chedell Decker. On Sept. 12, 1943, at Broadway Presbyterian Church in Sedalia, she was married to Lilburn Lee Anderson; he passed away on March 24, 1996...