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Obituaries from November 2006

FRED A. WILSON (11/17/06)
Fred A. Wilson, 62, of Cassville, passed away at Barry County Care Center Sunday, Nov. 12, 2006. He was born in Cassville, Aug. 8, 1944, the son of Henry Harrison and Pearl (Johnson) Wilson. Survivors include: one brother, William H. Wilson, of Fulton; and two sisters, Linda Shields and Connie Wilson, both of Cassville,...
THOMAS VINCENT BAUER (11/17/06)
Thomas Vincent Bauer, 61, died Nov. 6, 2006, at his home in Shell Knob. He was born on Aug. 21, 1945, in Chicago, Ill., the son of George A. and Lorraine A. Taylor Bauer. He attended Bishop Hogan Catholic School in Kansas City and served in the US Coast Guard in Kansas City, and St. Louis. He was a member of the Holy Family Catholic Church, Fraternal Order of Eagles Lodge # 4155 and the American Legion Post #788 all in Shell Knob...
WILLARD E. BURTON (11/17/06)
Willard E. Burton, 84, of Nixa, formerly of Barry County, passed away Friday, Nov. 10, 2006, in his home. He was born Oct. 8, 1922, west of Butterfield, the son of Oliver F. and Lydia Mae (Vineyard) Burton. On May 25, 1947, he was united in marriage to Alene Church, who survives. Additional survivors include: two sons, Richard Burton and his wife, Carol, of Nixa, and Gregory Burton and his wife, Barbara, of Chillicothe; eight grandchildren; and seven great grandchildren...
CHARLES W. HILBURN (11/17/06)
Charles William Hilburn, 68, of Seligman, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2006, in Northwest Medical Center of Washington County, Springdale, Ark. He was born Dec. 12, 1937, in Butterfield, the son of William Harvey and Lona (Richardson) Hilburn. On Oct. 16, 1984, he was united in marriage to Betty Hutchinson, who survives...
DAYNE N. LEE (11/17/06)
Dayne N. Lee, 80, of Cassville, died Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2006, at his home. He was born on Nov. 9, 1925, in Seligman, the son of Oren and Ester Smith Lee. He was a deacon at the Corinth Baptist Church in Cassville, and he was a self employed carpenter...
GEORGE (TOM) C. LONGLEY (11/17/06)
George "Tom" C. Longley, 70, Cassville, passed away Monday, Nov. 13, 2006, at Freeman Hospital in Joplin. He was born April 16, 1936, in Cassville the son of Hershal and Coila Porter Longley. He married Sharon Witt Longley on Feb. 2, 1982, in Exeter and she survives...
WILLIAM D. "BILL" PERRIMAN, JR. (11/17/06)
William D. "Bill" Perriman Jr., 78, of Haven, Kan., died Nov. 10, 2006, at his home. He was born Dec. 6, 1927, at Monett, the son of William Dean and Mary Dora Black Perriman. He was a retired machinist at Cessna/Eaton. He married Irma J. Morris at Hutchinson, Kan., Sept. 4, 1954...
GOLDENA COOK (11/17/06)
Goldena Cook, 86, of Cassville, died at Monday, Nov.13, 2006, at Cox Hospital in Monett. she was born Feb. 1, 1920, in Tulsa, Okla., the daughter of A.J. Sutton and Clara Heuer Sutton. She has been a resident of Cassville since 1944. She is a member of the First Baptist Church in Cassville, where she taught Sunday School for several years...
OTHEL N. "TOOTS" LANE (11/09/06)
Othel N. "Toots" Lane, 95, died Thursday, Nov. 2, 2006, in Lacoba Nursing Home in Monett. She was born Jan. 10, 1011, in Purdy to William F. and Ada B. "Strother" Higgs. Toots was a graduate of the Purdy High School. She was the manager for a clothing store and a member of the Aurora Baptist Temple...
WOODROW "WOODY" WILSON ROSE (11/09/06)
Woodrow "Woody" Wilson Rose, 88, of Monett, died Saturday, Nov. 4, 2006. He was born Oct. 12, 1918, in Rosemont, Neb., to Ralph and Della Riggins Rose. He served 28 years in the U.S. Army. He retired in 1968 with the rank of Sergeant First Class. He was a veteran of World War II where he participated in the invasion of Normandy on D-Day. ...
JESSIE LEA WRIGHT (11/09/06)
Jessie Lea Wright, 79, Wichita, Kan., passed away Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2006. She was born April 21, 1927, in Exeter to George Jones and Lucinda Kester. In 1944, she married Roy E. Griffith who preceded her in death. To this union two children were born. In 1952, she married Junior Glendon Wright who preceded her in death in 1997. To this union six children were born...
KEVIN JAMES DOTSON (11/09/06)
Kevin James Dotson, 44, of Monett, passed away Saturday, Nov. 4, 2006, as a result of an auto accident. He was born Aug. 12, 1962, in Santa Maria, Calif., the son of Ray and Patricia Bales Dotson. He was employed at ASI Windows in Monett. Survivors include: Ray and Patricia Dotson, of Purdy, two brothers, Steve Dotson, of Crane, and Danny Dotson, of Monett; and one sister, Stacy Dotson, of Monett...
CHARLES FLOYD AKINS (11/09/06)
Charles Floyd Akins, 61, of Washburn, died Saturday, Nov. 4, 2006, at Northwest Medical Center at Bentonville, Ark. He was born on Oct. 9,1945, in Washburn, the son of Johnny Akins and Maxine Foster. He attended Southwest High School in Washburn. He was a self employed truck driver and attended the First Baptist Church of Washburn. He married Janette Hilery, of Washburn...
DEVIN SCOTT DOTSON (11/09/06)
Devin Scott Dotson, age 15, of Cassville, passed away Saturday, Nov. 4, 2006, northeast of Monett. He was born Feb. 23, 1991, in Aurora, the son of Kevin James and Dennise "Eubanks" Dotson. He spent his entire life in Barry County and was currently a sophomore at Cassville High School. He was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church, Cassville. He was baptized while on a mission trip in Houston, Texas...
JOAN ESTELLE COPELAND (11/09/06)
Joan Estelle Copeland, 67, of Cassville, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2006. She was born Nov. 23, 1938, in Neosho, the daughter of Larmer S. and Adilene G. (Easley) Tippit. She was united in marriage to Maurice Cox, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her father and a brother, Robert Tippit...
LUEVA A. CHRISTIANSEN (11/09/06)
LuEva A Christiansen, 77, of Golden, died Nov. 5, 2006, at her home in Golden. She was born on Feb. 13, 1929, in Sloan, Iowa, to Ralph G. Gerking and Martha L. Olson. She graduated from high school in Leeds, Iowa, in 1947. She was a homemaker and a member of the All Faith United Methodist Church in Golden...
CHESTER DUANE ERIKSEN (11/02/06)
He was preceded in death by his parents, five brothers and three sisters. He received his education in Chicago, Ill. He worked as a printer for the Chicago Rotoprint Company. In 1978 he moved to Shell Knob. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4, in Viola Baptist Church, Viola. Cremation was under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Shell Knob...
GLEN F. HALL (11/02/06)
Glen F. Hall, 81, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2006, at Cox South Hospital in Springfield. He was born Oct. 11, 1925, in Barry County to John F. and "Tine" (Doty) Hall. He worked for Tyson in maintenance for over 20 years. He was the pitcher for the Cassville Blues minor league team...
NORMA JEAN FORGEY (11/02/06)
Norma Jean Forgey, 72, of Wheaton, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2006, in Cox Monett Hospital, Monett. She was born May 24, 1934, in Fairview, the daughter of Jess and Alta (Scott) McTeer. On Sept. 12, 1952, in Bentonville, Ark., she was united in marriage to Morris E. Forgey, who preceded her in death on June 14, 2001. She was also preceded in death by her parents...
CHARLES DAVIS BOWDEN (11/02/06)
Charles Davis Bowden, 71, of Washburn, passed away Sunday, Sept. 24, 2006. His body was cremated under the direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. A memorial service will be held at 2 P.m. Friday, Nov. 3 at Oak Ridge Abbey Sanctuary, Hillside, Ill...
UEL F. STEVER (11/02/06)
Uel Francis Stever, 78, of Yuba City, Calif., died Oct. 18, 2006. He was born in Mano and had been a resident of Yuba City, Calif., for the past 40 years. He was retired from Classic Creations Floral Manufacturing in Yuba City, Calif. He also worked at Bendix and Airmod, the Teen Challenge in Ventura, Calif. He had also worked on the first B-52 prototype at Boeing in Wichita, Kan...
LOUISE ELIZAETH RICHARD MEDLOCK (11/02/06)
Louise Elizabeth Richards Medlock, 92, of Shell Knob, died Oct. 24, 2006 at Red Rose Inn in Cassville. She was born on Nov. 3, 1913, in Burrton, Kan., to Rowland and Mary Ellen Rowland Richards. She graduated from high school in Burrton, Kan., and went on to attend and graduate from Bridgeport Business College. In 1995 she moved to Shell Knob...