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Obituaries from May 2006

CLARENCE E. REED (05/25/06)
Clarence E. Reed, 92, of Cassville, passed away Saturday, May 20, 2006, in Red Rose Inn of Cassville. He was born in Exeter, Missouri, Aug. 21, 1913, the son of John P. and Jewel (Ellis) Reed. On Dec. 29, 1938, in Monett he was united in marriage to Kathleen Carney, who survives...
KURT BRADLEY KNIGHT (05/25/06)
Kurt Bradley Knight, 52, formerly of Fairview, died Monday, May 15, 2006, of an apparent heart attack. He was born April 21, 1954, in St. Joseph, the son of the late George Wayne and Norma (Harlan) Knight. He spent his childhod in Fairview and St. Joseph...
STELLA S. JOHNSTON (05/25/06)
Stella S. Johnston, 77, of Cassville, passed away Friday, May 19, 2006, in her home. She was born July 15, 1928, in San Diego, Calif., the daughter of Francis "Frank" and Stella (Hodgson) Graalfs. On June 29, 1952, in San Diego, Calif., she was united in marriage to Richard E. Johnston, who survives...
GURTHA A. COLE (05/25/06)
Gurtha A. Cole, 81, of Purdy, passed away Tuesday, May 23, 2006, in Lacoba Nursing Home, Monett. Funeral services will be held in San Jose, Calif. Local arrangements were under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. FOHN FUNERAL HOME Cassville, Missouri...
CHRISTINE ANN OWENS ARNHOLTER (05/18/06)
Christine Ann Owens Arnholter, 47, of Leesville, La., formerly of Monett, passed away Monday, May 15, 2006. She was born May 9, 1959, the daughter of the late Everett Owens and Mildred Hayson Owens, of Monett. She was a hairdresser. Survivors include: her mother; one daughter, Gina Ortiz, of Germany; two sons, Brunce Stoops, of Phoenix, Ariz., and Brent Arnholter, of Leesville, La.; two grandchildren; two brothers, Gary Owens, of Montgomery, Texas; and Jimmy Finckbone, of Washington state; two sisters, Pam Ostertag, of Albany, Ky., and cathy Denney, of Aurora.. ...
DANNY JOE BEVER (05/18/06)
Danny Joe Bever, 49, of Monett, passed away Monday, May 8, 2006, at Cox-Monett Hospital, Monett following a sudden illness. He was born July 23, 1956, in Nevada, Mo., the son of Denezl and Dora Money Bever. He married Tammy Kettner on June 12, 1980, in Miami, Okla...
JOHN CLAY BRADSHAW (05/18/06)
John Clay Bradshaw, 54, of Monett, passed away May 11, 2006, at the Cox Monett Hospital from a sudden illness. He was born Sept. 14, 1951, in Ward County, Texas, to the late Lee McKeller and Mable Virginia Perry Bradshaw. He was a support manager at Jack Henry and Associates...
HARROLD LOYD BROWN SR. (05/18/06)
Harrold Loyd Brown Sr., 69, of Seguin, Texas, formerly of Exeter, died Friday, May 5, 2006, at Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base in Texas. He was born on June 2, 1936, at Exeter, the son of Ira and Ruth Nelson Brown. he was retired from the United States Air Force...
MARY BETH DOHERTY COWLES (05/18/06)
Mary Beth Doherty Cowles, infant daughter of Ellen Doherty and Peter Cowles, of Wheaton, passed away Tuesday, May 9, 2006, in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield. She is survived by her parents and twin sister, Madison Rielly Doherty Cowles. Funeral services were held Friday in United Methodist Church, Wheaton, under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville, Missouri. Burial was at Muncie Chapel Cemetery, Wheaton...
RICHARD CLAY ECKLAND (05/18/06)
Richard Clay Eckland, 62, passed away on Saturday, May 6, 2006, at his home in Eagle Rock. He was a former resident of Wichita. He was born on June 8, 1943 at Wichita, Kan., to Paul Clay and Pauline Barbara (Current) Eckland. He graduated from high school and lived most of his life in the Wichita area. ...
LEE DANIEL TOQUOTHTY (05/18/06)
Lee Daniel Toquothty, 75, of Shell Knob, passed away Wednesday, May 10, 2006, in his home. He was born Sept. 7, 1930, in Walters, Okla., the son of Robert and Mary M. (Kosechta) Toquothty. On May 15, 1974, in Newkirk, Okla., he was united in marriage to Donna Grace Glass, who survives...
J.R. WOOLAWAY (05/18/06)
J.R. Woolaway, 57, Cassville, died Saturday, May 13, 2006, at his home, following a sudden illness. He was born July 9, 1948, in Cassville and was a lifelong area resident. He owned and operated a private transport service and prior to that worked for the Missouri Conservation Department as an agent and pilot for forest fires and also had worked as a police officer for the city of Cassville. He was a member of the Corinth Baptist Church...
ONNIE L. TUCKER (05/25/06)
Onnie L. Tucker, 72, of Oak Grove, passed away on Sunday, May 21, 2006, at K.U. Medical Center after a brief battle with a malignant brain tumor. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, at the Oak Grove Restoration Branch Church with at burial in Floral Hills Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday evening at Royer Funeral Home, Oak Grove...
ELEANOR BABB (05/25/06)
Mrs. Eleanor (Tyrrell) Babb, 89, of Cassville, died Monday, May 22, 2006, in her home. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville, Missouri. Burial will be at Oak Hill Cemetery, Cassville. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today (Wednesday) in Fohn Funeral Home...
JERRY LEE BUTTS (05/25/06)
Jerry Lee Butts, 61, of Washburn, passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2006, in his home. He was born June 14, 1944, in Marshfield, the son of Ralph and Eula (Petty) Butts. On Oct. 17, 1963, in Marshfield he was united in marriage to Patsy Goodale, who survives...
RAYSIA JULL MILLER (05/11/06)
Raysia Jull Miller, infant daughter of Ben and Rosanna (Colf) Miller, passed away Friday, May 5, 2006, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. Survivors include: her parents, Ben and Rosanna Miller, of Cassville; grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Rex Miller, of Cassville and Mr. and Mrs. Nathan Colf, of Seligman...
CHELLA MANN (05/11/06)
Chella Mann, 80, of Berryville, Ark., died Monday, May 1, 2006. She was born Aug. 1, 1925, in Carr Lane. She was the daughter of the late Isaac and Elizabeth (Scroggs) Reynolds. She was a charter member of Living Faith Church and was a tour guide for Saunders Museum...
GENE HUSPEK (05/11/06)
George "Gene" Huspek, 84, of Cassville, passed away Saturday, May 6, 2006, in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield. He was born Jan. 4, 1922, in Berwyn, Ill., the son of Jack and Francis (Rokusek) Huspek. He was united in marriage at Chicago, Illinois, on May 27, 1950, to Mildred "Millie" Brent, who preceded him in death on Feb. 25, 2005. He was also preceded in death by his parents, one brother, Charles Huspek and one sister, Elsie Huspek...
HAROLD LOYD BROWN (05/11/06)
Harold Loyd Brown, 73, of Seguin, Texas, formerly of Exeter, passed away Friday, May 5, 2006, at Wilford Hall Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas. Funeral services were held Monday, May 15, at Greenlawn Funeral Home-Branson, with burial at Missouri Veteran Cemetery-Springfield...
VELMA IRENE SMITH (05/11/06)
Velma Irene Smith, 90, of Springfield, formerly of Cassville, passed away Sunday, May 7, 2006, in Maranatha Village, Springfield. She was born Jan. 20, 1916, in Cassville, the daughter of Henry and Edna (Taylor) Starkey. On Jan. 16, 1935, in Cassville, she was united in marriage to Rev. Loren Smith, who preceded her in death April 21, 2002. She was also preceded in death by her parents; two daughters, Naomi and Glenna; six brothers; a grandson, Jake Stockton, and two great grandchildren...
CLARA WOODRUFF STOCKTON (05/11/06)
Clara Woodruff Stockton, 76, of Monett, passed away Thursday, May 4, 2006, at Cox Medical Center in Springfield following a long illness. She was born Feb. 11, 1930, in Paducah, Texas, to the late James Walter and Clara Bell Spence Ledbetter. She worked for Jumping Jacks Shoe Co. ...
RICHARD "DICK" LAWRENCE WITHERS (05/11/06)
Richard "Dick" Lawrence Withers, 61, of Eagle Rock, passed away Monday, May 8, 2006, in his home. He was born Dec. 7, 1944, in Big Rapids, Mich., the son of Sydney L. and Ruth Elizabeth (White) Withers. On March 10, 2001, he was united in marriage to Mary Louise (Langley) Elam, who survives...
PAUL RICHARD BOHMKE (05/11/06)
Paul Richard Bohmke, Jr., 77, of Cassville, passed away Wednesday, May 3, 2006, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. He was born May 27, 1928, in Salt Lake City, Utah, the son of Paul Richard, Sr. and Amelia (Boiahr) Bohmke. He was united in marriage to Joan Barbara Riggins, who preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, John and Erwin; one sister, Freda and one grandson...
MARGAURITA A. CAREY (05/11/06)
Margaurita A. Carey, 82, of Exeter, passed away Wednesday, May 3, 2006, in Red Rose Inn, Cassville. She was born on May 31, 1923, in Louisiana, Mo., the daughter of Daniel Edison and Edith Berdelia Walker. She was united in marriage to Earl Chadwick, who preceded her in death. On Aug. 5, 1972, in Cassville, she married Kenneth Carey, who preceded her in death Aug. 4, 2001. She was also preceded by her parents and one son...
KHODY JAMES DOTSON (05/11/06)
Khody James Dotson, three month old son of Jeanette Linville and Toby Dotson, passed away Friday, May 5, 2006, in his home. He was born Feb. 2, 2006, in Aurora. He is survived by his parents; two brothers, Kahleb Dotson, and Khyle Dotson, both of the home; grandparents, Clayton and Betty Dotson, of Cassville, and Ed and Carol Rodewald, of Miller; great grandmothers, Erma Dotson, Doris Linville and Sharlene Nichoals;...
JOHN "JACK" JOCHT, JR. (05/11/06)
John "Jack" N. Focht, Jr., 82, of Cassville, died Tuesday, May 2, 2006 in St. John's Hospital -- Aurora. He was born Nov. 5, 1923, in Philadelphia, Penn., the son of John, Sr. and Isabell (Richey) Focht, who preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by one brother...
RUSSELL JAMES HARDIN (05/11/06)
Russell James Hardin, 45, of Golden, died Friday, May 5, 2006, in St. John's Hospital, Berryville, Ark. He was born in Wichita, Kan., July 27, 1960, the son of Carl W. and Lillian (Dome) Hardin, who preceded him in death. survived include: a brother, Roger Hardin, of Eagle Rock; and a sister, Janet Brannan, of Derby, Kan.,...
PAULINE DODSON (05/04/06)
Pauline Dodson, 84, of Purdy passed away Sunday, april 30, 2006, at Cox Monett. She was born June 1, 1921, in Purdy, to the late Jess James and Leora Jones Keeling. She married Paul Dodson on July 25, 1941, in Barry County and he preceded her in death April 26, 2003. She was a retired beautician...
MRS. VINCENZA "ENZA" LAMP (05/04/06)
Mrs. Vincenza "Enza" Lamp, 78, of Monett, passed away Friday, April 28, 2006, at Galena Nursing Center in Galena, Kan., following a lingering illness. She was born on Nov. 18, 1927, in Napals, Italy, the daughter of the late Paul and Anna Scherillo. She was a machine operator at Jumping Jacks, and a member of St. Lawrence Catholic Church...
NORA BELVA LEVITCH (05/04/06)
Nora Belva Levitch, 81, of Wheaton, died Tuesday, April 25, 2006. She was born Sept. 24, 1924, in Wheaton, the daughter of the late Henry I. and Lula E. (Nichols) Utter. She was a member of the Wheaton Church of Christ. She was preceded in death by her parents, and three sisters...
MARK OWEN SEVERSON (05/04/06)
Mark Owen Severson, 58, of Gordonsville, Tenn., died Sunday, april 30, 2006, at Smith County Memorial Hospital, Carthage, Tenn. He was born Aug. 24, 1947, in Seattle, Wash., the son of Dorris Jeanne Phillips and the late Wendell Eric Severson. He grew up in the Denver area on the family ranch in Franktown, Colo. ...
JACK WATSON (05/04/06)
Everett "Jack" Watson, 73, of Seligman, died Sunday, April 30, 2006, at Northwest Medical Center of Benton County, Ark. He was born Aug. 26, 1932, at Stewartsville, N. J., to Everett Edward Watson Jr. and Velma Hart Watson. He moved to this area in 1989 from Austin, Texas, after retirement from the U.S. ...
HAZEL HAMMOND (05/04/06)
Hazel Hammond, 78, of Cassville, died Saturday, April 29, 2006, in her home. She was born March 26, 1928, in Ripley, Okla., the daughter of Roy and Nora (Dooley) Brown. On May 29, 1944, in Yuma, Ariz., she was united in marriage to Bill Hammond who preceded her in death on May 10, 1998. She was also preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Betty...