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James Paul Oakley (09/28/16)
James Paul Oakley, 94, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016, at the Roaring River Health & Rehab Center in Cassville. He was born Feb. 9, 1922, son of George and Edna (Dawson) Oakley, in Washburn. He served in the U.S. Coast Guard during World War II. He worked for Lockheed Aircraft Corporation in California for 27 years, retiring in 1978...
Robert E. Condray (09/28/16)
Robert E. Condray, 77, of Cassville, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016, at Mercy Hospital in Springfield. He was born on Nov. 22, 1938, in Elsinore, son of Herbert and Helen (Mysinger) Condray. Following his graduation from Parkview High School in Springfield, he enlisted in the Army Reserves. Upon discharge from his military service, he became a tool and die maker. He was united in marriage to Mae R. Littrell on April 14, 1980, in Sharp County, Ark...
Gayland Dale Burkett (09/28/16)
Gayland Dale Burkett, 60, of Monett, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016, at Cox Monett Hospital. He was born on Aug. 24, 1956, in Popular Buff, the son of Alvin Burkett and Edith (Smith) Burkett. He was united in marriage to Kathryn Cox on Feb. 15, 1992...
Tjuana "Jean" Sparks (09/21/16)
Tjuana "Jean" Sparks, 67, of Cassville, passed away Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016, in her home. She was born Aug. 21, 1949, in Pyatt, Ark., the daughter of James and Ella Mae (Crabaugh) Burns. On June 2, 1967, in Seligman, she was united in marriage to Allen Sparks who survives...
John Paul Ruark (09/21/16)
John Paul Ruark, 49, of Cassville, passed away on Monday, Sept. 12, 2016, at Mercy Hospital in Cassville. He was born on Jan. 28, 1967, son of Vernon Lee and Lois Mae (Mahurin) Ruark, in Oakland Calif. He was a 1985 graduate of Cassville High School and worked at George's and Tyson's for 15 years. He was a member of the Faith Church in Monett...
Mary Katherine Reberry (09/21/16)
Mary Katherine Reberry, 75, of Eagle Rock, passed away on Friday, Sept. 9, 2016, at her home. She was born on June 16, 1941, daughter of Ralph and Louise (Graham) Parks, in Richmond. On May 28, 1994, she was united in marriage to Fred Reberry in Richmond. She worked at the Lazy E Resort in Eagle Rock and The Pub in Golden for a number of years before retiring...
Helen Lee "Cole" Nicks (09/21/16)
Helen Lee "Cole" Nicks, 91, of Springfield, passed away on September 14, 2016, at The Maples. She was a loving wife and mother. She is preceded in death by her husband, Loyd and her daughter, Cheryl Ellis. She is survived by her daughters, Pennie Payne and husband Lester, Janet Davis and husband Steve. ...
Ralph Lambert (09/21/16)
Ralph Lambert, 90, of Shell Knob, passed away, Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016. He was born Oct. 13, 1925, in Glen Ellyn, Ill., the son of Oscar Lambert and Estella (Barkei) Lambert. Ralph was united in marriage to Mary E. Prest on June 19, 1954. He moved to Shell Knob in 1959 where he built Kings Harbor Resort. He was a member of the community and Holy Family Catholic Church...
Leonard Leroy Hayworth (09/21/16)
Leonard Leroy Hayworth, 81 of Cassville, passed away Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016, in Mercy Hospital, Springfield. He was born Aug. 31, 1935, in Washburn, the son of James "Jim" and Jessie (Vonstiers) Hayworth who preceded him in death. Also preceding him in death were a grandson, Colton Allen Hayworth; two brothers, Ervin and Merle Hohensee and three sisters, Jean Harwick, Geraldine Benham and Lucille LeBalanc...
Edith Lavon Piatt (09/14/16)
Edith Lavon Piatt, 80, of Washburn, passed away Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016, at Mercy Hospital in Rogers, Ark. She was born Jan. 25, 1936, in Seligman, the daughter of Warren and Eula (Burris) Vosburgh. On Nov. 9, 1958, she was united in marriage to Morris "Jack" Piatt who preceded her in death. Also preceding her in death were her parents...
Ellen Louise Doherty (09/14/16)
Ellen Louise Doherty, 29, of Diamond, passed away Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016, in her home. She was born Dec. 1, 1986, in Joplin, the daughter of James and Molly Beth (Harshbarger) Doherty. She was preceded in death by her mother and one daughter, Mary Beth...
Clarence J. "C.J." Borushaski (09/14/16)
Clarence J. "C.J." Borushaski, 89, of Wheaton, passed away Thursday, Sept. 8, 2016, in his home. He was born Oct. 1, 1926, in Corsicana, the son of Helen Erwin. On Aug. 25, 1945, he was united in marriage to Mary L. Ghan, who survives. Additional survivors include: three sons, Ron Borushaski and his wife, Patty, of Neosho, Gary Borushaski and his wife, Kathy, of Fairview, and Dan Borushaski and his wife, Linda, of Carthage; four grandchildren; six great grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren.. ...
Albert "Sonny" Andrews (09/14/16)
Albert "Sonny" Andrews, 77, of Cassville, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 3, 2016, at Mercy Hospital in Joplin. He was born on July 9, 1939, in Decatur, Ind., son of Noel and Frances (Smith) Andrews. He served his country in the U.S. Air Force and on July 5, 1958, he was united in marriage to Alice Krueckeberg in Decatur, Ind. He owned and operated War Eagle Fishing Guide Services...
Austin Michael Anderson (09/14/16)
Austin Michael Anderson, 19, of Butterfield, passed away Monday, Aug. 29, 2016, in Bolivar. He was born July 28, 1997, in Springfield, the son of Robert Anderson and Kimberly Lightwine. Survivors include: his father, Robert Anderson, of Butterfield; his mother, Kimberly Lightwine of Bolivar; grandparents, Jim and Terry Anderson, of Butterfield, and Awanda Lightwine of Bolivar...
Shirley Ann Wilson (09/07/16)
Shirley Ann Wilson, 91, of Washburn, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2016. in Cassville Health Care and Rehabilitation Center. She was born Sept. 21, 1924, in Pittsburg, Kan., the daughter of George Clifford and Elsie Marie (Kessler) Guiles. On Aug. 21, 1943, in Gulfport, Miss., she was united in marriage to Ertie Wilson who preceded her in death. Also preceding her in death were her parents; a daughter, Sue Ellen and four brothers...
Ruth cooper (09/07/16)
Ruth Lydia (Smith) Cooper, 68, of Wheaton, passed away Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016, in Lacoba Homes. She was born July 27, 1948, in Rochester, N.H., the daughter of Arthur and Mary Smith. On May 27, 1978, she was united in marriage to Bill Cooper, who survives...
Polly Ann (Bruton) Wilson (08/31/16)
Polly Ann (Bruton) Wilson, 83, of Washburn, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, in Cassville Health Care and Rehabilitation Center. She was born Aug. 29, 1932, in Washburn the daughter of Walter and Lora (Sparks) Bruton. In November 1960 in Akron, Ohio, she was united in marriage to Clifford Earl Wilson who preceded her in death on March 28, 2007. ...
Donald L. Lawrence (08/31/16)
Donald L. Lawrence, 78, of Shell Knob, passed away Monday, Aug. 22, 2016, in his home. He was born Sept. 12, 1937, in Grain Valley, the son of Archie and Fern (Terrill) Lawrence. He was united in marriage to Jeanne M. (Connell) Storr, who survives. Additional survivors include: three sons, Kirt Lawrence and his wife, Barbie, of Lee's Summit, Kent Lawrence and his wife, Tina, of Lee's Summit, and Ken Storr, of Grandview; three daughters, Kristi Culver and her husband, Richard, of Ogden, Utah, Kimm Pendavis, of Belton, and Kari Engel and her husband, Grieg, of Cleveland, Mo.; 13 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.. ...
Brenda Kay Hardcastle (08/31/16)
Brenda Kay Hardcastle, 60, of Washburn, passed away Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016, in Cox Health, Springfield. She was born on March 11, 1956, in Cassville, the daughter of Floyd and Bertha (Cooper) Pippin. She was preceded in death by her mother and one son Walter Cotton...
Jean Austinson (08/31/16)
Jean Austinson, 81, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016, at Mercy Hospital, Cassville. She was born May 22, 1935, in Nora Springs, Iowa, daughter of Henry and Wilma (Heniey) Neibergall. On Dec. 16, 1957, she was united in marriage to Glenn Austinson in Osage, Iowa; he preceded her in death. She was a member of the St. Edwards Catholic Church in Cassville...