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Tommy E. Hall (04/14/15)
Tommy E. Hall, 90, of Cassville, passed away in Rogers, Ark., on April 10, 2015. He was born on May 22, 1924, in Cassville, the son of the late Frank and Maude Hall. He was preceded in death by his wife of 63 years, Berna Jean Hall, whom he married on July 4, 1946, and four brothers; Clyde, Lavanis, Bill and Roy...
Judith S. Nance (04/14/15)
Judith S. Nance, 70, of Cassville, passed away Tuesday, April 7, 2015, in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield. She was born June 19, 1944, in Haskell, Okla., the daughter of Paul and Maudie (Kincade) McCullough. On July 15, 1962, she was united in marriage to Carl E. Nance. Carl preceded her in death. Also preceding her in death were her parents; three brothers, Wayne McCullough, Lonnie McCullough and Robert Jackson and one grandson...
Randy Ray Newman (04/14/15)
Randy Ray Newman, 60, of Macks Creek, passed away Saturday, April 4, 2015, at his home. He was born Jan. 17, 1955, in Monett, the son of Rayburn and Opal (Terry) Newman. On Feb. 14, 1976, he was united in marriage to Nina Smith, who survives. Also surviving are two sons, Brian Newman of Springfield, Missouri and Shane Newman of Wheatland, Missouri; his mother, Opal Newman of Kansas City, Missouri; one sister, Cathy Robbins of Kansas City, Missouri and seven grandchildren...
Lola Mae Stephens (04/14/15)
Lola Mae Boyd Stephens, 92, of Mt. Vernon, passed away Monday, April 6, 2015, in Mt. Vernon Care Place Center. She was born Sept. 15, 1922, in Seligman, the daughter of Fred and Rachael T. (Still) Henry. On June 1, 1974, in Purdy, she was united in marriage to William Boyd, who preceded her in death. ...
Dewey W. Swofford (04/14/15)
Dewey W. Swofford, 80, of Wheaton, passed away Monday, April 6, 2015, in Mercy Hospital, Cassville. He was born Feb. 4, 1935, in Barry County, the son of Melvin and Hattie (Bonham) Swofford. On Sept. 13, 1955, he was united in marriage to Yvonne Hudson, who survives...
WillaBee Yarnall (04/14/15)
WillaBee Yarnall, 80, of Cassville, passed away Wednesday, April 8, 2015, in her home. She was born Jan. 24, 1935, in Barry County, the daughter of Evertt and Lela (Combs) Edie who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Cheryl Smith...
Wendell Edie (04/08/15)
Wendell Glenn Edie, 70, of Nixa, passed away Sunday, April 5, 2015. He was born Feb. 5, 1945 in Kansas City, the son of Lowell James Edie and Opal Nadine (Channel) Edie. He was a 1962 graduate of Purdy High School, and also graduated from Missouri State University in 1967. He and Janet Carol Hilton were united in marriage in 1964...
Carolyn L. "Carol" Hall Loudermilk (04/08/15)
Carolyn L. "Carol" Hall Loudermilk, 84, of Washburn, passed away Saturday, March 28, 2015, in Roaring River Health and Rehabilitation, Cassville. She was born Dec. 14, 1930, in Seligman, the daughter of Bill and Sylvia (Beaver) Goins. On March 23, 1951, she was united in marriage to Wayne Hall, who preceded her in death on Feb. 8, 1998. Also preceding her in death were her parents. On Aug. 2, 2002, she married Ben Loudermilk, who survives...
Willard Grant Meadows (04/08/15)
Willard Grant Meadows, 87, of Jenkins, passed away on Monday, March 30, 2015. He was born May 23, 1927, in Bluff, Mo., the son of the late Washington Irving and Ida Pauline (Strong) Meadows. He was a 1945 graduate of Verona High School and served in the U.S. ...
Charles F. Ruscha (04/08/15)
Charles F. Ruscha, 81, of Monett, passed away on Thursday, April 2, 2015, at Lacoba Homes in Monett. Charles was born on Oct. 20, 1933 in Verona, MO, the son of the late Emma Ruscha. Charles graduated from Verona High School and in 1955 he served in the U S. ...
Aliene Weinbrenner (04/08/15)
Aliene Weinbrenner, 86, of Eagle Rock, passed away on Saturday, March 29, 2015. She was born in Rose Hill, Kan., on Oct. 13, 1928, daughter of Roy and Dora (Landon) McVey. She attended Andover High School in Andover, Kan., and on June 29, 1947, she was united in marriage to Glen Weinbrenner; he preceded her in death. They owned and operated Golden Pump Company...
Bruce Fredrick Lindstrom (04/08/15)
Bruce Fredrick Lindstrom, 74, of Shell Knob, passed away Thursday, March 26, 2015, in Shell Knob. He was born Feb. 24, 1941, in Duluth, Minn., the son of Kenneth and Margaret (Anderson) Lindstrom. On June 17, 1972, in Omaha, Neb., he was united in marriage to Jean Nelson, who survives...
Tong Yang (04/08/15)
Tong Yang, 46, of Stella, passed away Monday, March 23, 2015, in West Virginia. He was born June 19, 1968, in Laos, the son of Cheng Yang and Dau Hue. On May 16, 2001, in Reno, Nev., he was united in marriage to Susan Cha, who survives. Additional survivors include: three sons, Erin, Connor and Cameron Yang, all of the home; one daughter, Elisia Yang, of the home; his mother, Dau Hue of Sacramento, Calif.; two brothers, Bob Yang, of Sacramento, Calif. ...
Zoe Jeane Jarboe (Swinney) (04/08/15)
Zoe Jeane Jarboe (Swinney) of Magnolia, Texas, passed away peacefully at 88 years young of heart failure in her daughter's Magnolia home March 24, 2015, at 10:55 a.m. Zoe had been a spiritual leader and advisor in the Houston area for the last 28 years. She was born June 29, 1926, in Springfield, Mo., the only child of Eugene and Mildred Finn. Zoe was a larger than life personality, a true artist and a gifted counselor...
Olive R. "Skippy" Knapik (03/30/15)
Olive R. "Skippy" Knapik, 71, of Shell Knob, passed away Sunday, March 22, 2015, in Mercy Hospital, Springfield. She was born March 15, 1944, in Belleville, Ill., the daughter of Gordon and Sarah (Millner) Raney. On June 29, 1964, in Washington, D.C., she was united in marriage to William Arnold "Bill" Knapik, Jr., who survives...
James "Jim" Leon Enyart (03/30/15)
James "Jim" Leon Enyart, 84, of Shell Knob, passed away Tuesday, March 24, 2015, at Cox Medical Center South in Springfield. He was born March 24, 1931, in Greentown, Ind., the son of H. Gilbert "Gil" and Ada (Allen) Enyart. He was united in marriage to Beverly Doty on Aug. 3, 1951. She preceded him in death on Oct. 24, 2004. Also preceding him in death were his parents and one grandson...
Billy John Sprinkles (03/30/15)
Billy John Sprinkles, 75, of Seligman, passed away on Tuesday, March 24, 2015, at his home. He was born on April 12, 1939, in Seligman, son of Isaac Jacobs and Lucy Fay (Galyen) Sprinkles. On Aug. 11, 2000, he was united in marriage to Ellen Soderstrom, and she survives...
Xai Toua Yang (03/23/15)
Xai Toua Yang, 88, of Diamond, passed away Sunday, March 15, 2015, in his home. He was born Oct. 15, 1926, in Laos, the son of Wa Seng Yang and Chi Xiong. In 1945, in Laos, he was united in marriage to Ker Xiong, who survives. Also surviving are: two sons, Blong Yang and his wife, May Herr Yang, of Diamond, and Wa Sher Yang and his wife, Mai Houa Vang, of Laos; four daughters, Mai Yia Yang and her husband, Va Por Xiong, of St. ...
Loraine Krause (03/23/15)
Loraine Krause, 92, of Springfield, formerly of Cassville, passed away on Wednesday, March 18, 2015, in Springfield. Mrs. Krause, She was born on Nov. 7, 1922, in Chicago, Ill., daughter of Edward and Harriet (Burns) Droege. On April 11, 1942, in Chicago, Ill., she was united in marriage to Charles R. Krause, and he preceded her in death on Dec. 14, 2010. She was a member of the First Christian Church in Cassville...
John L. Berning (03/23/15)
John L. Berning, 92, of Exeter, passed away Sunday, March 15, 2015, in his home. He was born Jan. 6, 1923, in Cincinnati, Ohio, the son of Frank and Marie (Leoaty) Berning. On March 19, 1946, in Cincinnati, Ohio, he was united in marriage to Helen Laney, who survives. On March 19, they would have been married 69 years. Additional survivors include: one daughter, Jackie Holt, of Urbana; one brother, Frank Berning, Jr., of Cincinnati, Ohio; four grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren...
Pamela Joan Patterson (03/23/15)
Pamela Joan Patterson, 60, of Shell Knob, passed away Friday, March 13, 2015, at her home. She was born July 8, 1954, in Normal, Ill., the daughter of the late Roy and Gene (McCrellias) Brechbuhler. She was a 1972 graduate of Aurora High School in Aurora, and was a respiratory therapist at the Cox Monett Hospital...
Lyle Thompson (03/23/15)
Lyle D. Thompson, 70, of Eagle Rock, passed away Sunday, March 15, 2015, in Mercy Hospital, Rogers, Ark. He was born June 5, 1944, in Eagle Rock, the son of Gerald and Naomi Irene (Prier) Thompson. On June 28, 1966, he was united in marriage to Regina "Jean" Gage, who survives...
Ethel Colene Lander (03/23/15)
Ethel Colene Lander, 87, of Viola, passed away Sunday, March 15, 2015, at Mercy Hospital, Springfield. She was born April 4, 1927, in Sayre, Okla., the daughter of Elmer Elsworth and Lucille Bell (Chambers) Hall. On May 27, 1949, she was united in marriage with Dale Eugene Lander in Tracy, Calif...