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Gary Lee Harrell (09/17/14)
Gary Lee Harrell, 62, of Granby, died Sept. 14, 2014, at Mercy Hospital in Joplin following a short illness. Gary was born Oct. 4, 1951, in Wheaton, Missouri, the son of Mack and Selma (Newman) Harrell. Gary joined the U.S. Marine Corp in January 1970 and served two tours of duty in Vietnam before being honorably discharged in December, 1974 as a Supply Sergeant. He was a lifelong area resident and a member of First Baptist Church in Butterfield, Missouri...
Harold D. Perriman (09/17/14)
Harold D. Perriman, 67, of Purdy, passed away on Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, at Mercy Hospital in Cassville. He was born on May 3, 1947, in Webb City, son of Harry and Charline (Doss) Perriman. On Aug. 12, 1982, he was united in marriage to Patricia Scott in Aurora. He was a U.S. Army veteran during the Vietnam War, and served in Germany...
Karen Diane (Stringer) Barksdale (09/17/14)
Karen Diane (Stringer) Barksdale, 59, of Buckner, MO, passed away Tuesday morning, Sept. 9, 2014, at her residence following a lengthy battle with cancer. Cremation is planned, with a memorial service to be held at 2 p.m., Oct. 4, 2014, at the Speaks Buckner Chapel, 300 Adams St., Buckner, MO 64016...
Marian Allene Rowland (09/17/14)
Marian Allene Rowland, 86, formerly of Cassville, passed away Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, at Fulton Nursing and Rehab in Fulton. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery, Cassville...
Linda Lou Bennett (09/17/14)
Linda Lou Bennett, 68, of Exeter, passed away Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in her home. She was born Oct. 7, 1945, in Barry County, the daughter of Gene and Helen Elizabeth (May) Packwood, who preceded her in death. Also preceding her in death was a sister, Marlene Mathew...
Peggy Jean Durham-Barlow (09/17/14)
Peggy Jean Durham-Barlow, 69, of Cassville, passed away Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, in Red Rose Health and Rehabilitation Center, Cassville. She was born July 9, 1945, in Nashville, Tenn., the daughter of Frank and Opal Dale (Howard) Mayberry. On Nov. ...
Louise Good (09/10/14)
V. Louise Good passed away Sept.8, 2014, at Red Rose Inn, Cassville. She was born Nov. 1, 1923, in Cassville to Cora Ann and J. Kirk Douthitt, of Butterfield. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers, Albert Douthitt, Frank Douthitt; sisters, Laveta Balmas, Beulah Utter, Opal Noble, Marjorie Hall, Ruby Roller, Ruth Porter, Mary Margaret Douthitt, and Mona Jeanne Ray; husbands, Johnny Dee Henley, Don Parsons and Al Good...
Audell "Dell" Owen (09/10/14)
Audell "Dell" Owen, 85 years, of Pineville, Missouri, was called to heaven on Sunday, September 7, 2014, at the Lacoba Home in Monett, Missouri. Dell was born on July 20, 1929 in Benton County, Arkansas to the late Norvel and Bertha Mae (Cash) Goff. ...
Major John M. "Mac" McGuire (09/10/14)
Major John M. "Mac" McGuire, U.S. Army, Retired, 88, of Shell Knob, passed away Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Mt. Vernon. He was born Aug. 20, 1926, in Paris, Texas, the son of Floyd Homer and Ruth (Crain) McGuire. On Oct. 3, 1948, in Kansas City, he was united in marriage to Shirley Mae Thomas, who survives...
Clay Wess Atkinson (09/10/14)
Clay Wess Atkinson, 55, of Washburn, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, in Cassville. He was born Dec. 31, 1958, in Garden City, Kan. Survivors include: his parents, James and Dolores (Carroll) Atkinson, of Washburn; his companion and friend, Diane Atkinson Baker, and her husband, Randy, of Seligman. He and Diane had three children, Sarah Elisabeth, James Elijah Clay, and Molly Diane Atkinson, who survive...
Tinceoline Ziesman (09/10/14)
Tinceoline Ziesman, 96, of Shell Knob, passed away Sept. 5, 2014. She was born on Jan. 23, 1918, at Belmond, Iowa to Byrd and Daisy Lawrence Silvey. She graduated with a teaching degree from Iowa State Teachers College. On June 22, 1944, she was united in marriage to Arthur Ziesman. She taught Sunday school and served in other areas of church work for many years at the First Baptist Church where she was a member...
Mary Ellen Gouldsmith (09/10/14)
Mary Ellen Gouldsmith, 84, of Cassville, passed away Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, in her home. She was born Nov. 10, 1929, in Toledo, Ohio, the daughter of Joseph Francis and Grace Etta (McKinney) Bellfy. On Aug. 23, 1947, in Toledo, she was united in marriage to Noel J. Gouldsmith, Jr., who survives...
Edna "Lucille" Williams (09/10/14)
Edna "Lucille" Williams, 93, of Cassville, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, at Lacoba Nursing Home in Monett. She was born Aug. 24, 1921, in Barry County, the daughter of C.R. "Bob" and Luda (Corn) Sapp. On Dec. 14, 1941, she was united in marriage to Marion Williams, who preceded her in death on Nov. 1, 2002. Also preceding her in death were her parents; two brothers, Troy Sapp and L.E. "Lois" Sapp; and three sisters, Helen Sapp, Ruth Brendlinger and Amanda Cooper...
Beatrice Faye (Francisco) Land (09/10/14)
Beatrice Faye (Francisco) Land, 83, of Wheaton, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014. She was born Dec. 20, 1930, at Bethpage, daughter of Verna and Vesta (Lee) Francisco. She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Leroy Francisco; and one sister Betty (Corn) Brown...
William "Bill" George Jereczek (09/05/14)
William "Bill" George Jereczek, 84, of Cassville, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, at his home. Mr. Jereczek, son of Valentine and Caroline (Domning) Jereczek, was born on June 22, 1930, in St. Paul, Minn. In July of 1947, Bill enlisted in the United States Navy and served as a Navy Seabee during the Korean Conflict. He began his career in the construction business as heavy equipment operator in Ventura, California...
Betty Lou Lee (09/05/14)
Betty Lou Lee, 86, of Cassville, passed away on Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, at Cassville Health Care and Rehabilitation. Mrs. Lee, daughter of Burl and Edna (Higgs) Tucker was born on Oct. 4, 1927, in Exeter. On July 4, 1946, she was united in marriage to Dayne Lee in Columbus, Kan.; he preceded her in death on Nov. 7, 2006...
Denzil N. Leach (09/05/14)
Denzil N. Leach, Jr., 70, of Cassville, passed away peacefully at Mercy Hospital in Springfield, on Friday, Aug. 29, 2014. The son of Denzil N. Leach, Sr., and Doralene "Fern" (Speer) Leach, was born on June 26, 1944, in Cassville. After attending Cassville High School, Mr. Leach served in the United States Army in Germany and Korea for six years, where he began his career in mechanics...
Leona L. Watkins, (09/05/14)
Leona L. Watkins, 67, of Cassville, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at Mercy Hospital in Cassville. She was born Aug. 16, 1947, in Miami, Okla., the daughter of Warner and Pearl (Davenport) Pruitt. On Aug. 17, 1967, in Miami, Okla., she was united in marriage to Dale Watkins, who preceded her in death on June 15, 1985. Also preceding her in death were her parents, two brothers and three sisters...
James Grinder (09/05/14)
James Grinder, 66, of Seligman, passed away Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, at Northwest Medical Center in Bentonville, Ark. He was born May 14, 1948, in Marshall, Ark., the son of Clyde and Bonnie (Caughron) Grinder, who preceded him in death. Also preceding him in death were one son, Jimmy Grinder; two brothers, Johnny and Stevie Grinder; and one sister, Jo Ann Hilton...
Kay Francis Booth (09/05/14)
Kay Francis Booth, 82, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, at Cox South hospital in Springfield. She was born Nov. 11, 1931, in Des Moines, Iowa, the daughter of Everett Hale and Sarah Addesa Dickson (Wiley.) On Oct. 22, 1950, at the Christian Church in Des Moines, she was united in marriage to Kenneth C. Booth, who preceded her in death...
Buford Dencil Ball (08/27/14)
Buford Dencil Ball, 91, of Eagle Rock, passed away Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, at the home of his son, Gary Ball, in Exeter. He was born Nov. 13, 1922, at home in Eagle Rock, the son of Eldon and Eva (Prier) Ball. On June 12, 1944, in Berryville, Ark., he was united in marriage to Marzelle Jackson, who preceded him in death on May 15, 2000. Also preceding him in death were his parents and two sisters, Novetta and Ruby...
Mary J. Krallman (08/27/14)
Mary J. Krallman, 70, of Cassville, passed away Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, at Lacoba Nursing Home in Monett. She was born May 29, 1944, in Elkland, the daughter of Gordon E. and Dorothy (Phillips) Pinkley. On Dec. 3, 1965, in Aurora, she was united in marriage to Martin Eugene "Buck" Krallman, who preceded her in death on Sept. 13, 2000. Also preceding her in death were her parents...
Ukiah James Myers (08/27/14)
Ukiah James Myers, 3 and a half month old son of Casey Myers, passed away Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, at Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital in St. Louis. He was born April 5, 2014, in Aurora. No services are scheduled at this time. Cremation arrangements are under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville...
Brock Thompson Pettit (08/27/14)
Brock Thompson Pettit, 72, of West Fork, Ark., passed away Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, at Circle of Life in Springdale, Ark. He was born Jan. 14, 1942, in Huntsville, Tenn., the son of Oscar and Ella Pettit. He was united in marriage to Mary (Fedorciw) Littrell. He later married Linda Beard, who preceded him in death. Also preceding him in death were his parents and brothers and sisters...
Bobby R. "Bob" Wills (08/27/14)
Bobby R. "Bob" Wills, 83, of Washburn, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, in Cassville Health and Rehabilitation Center, where he had been for six days. He was born Jan. 4, 1931, in Eldorado, Okla., the son of Luther W. and Eva (Freeman) Wills, who preceded him in death. Also preceding him in death were one brother, Lewis Wills and one sister, Imogene Wilkison...