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Obituaries from June 2007

ALEJANDRO "ALEX" FERNANDEZ (06/27/07)
Alejandro "Alex" Fernandez, 79, of Cassville, passed away on Thursday, June 21, 2007, at Cox South Hospital in Springfield. He was born on Nov. 18, 1927, in Curridabat, San Jose, Costa Rica the son of Jose Maria Fernandez and Angelica Sanchez. He married Wilma Snyder on April 14, 1973, in California, and she survives. They moved to Missouri 10 years ago. He attended the First Christian Church in Cassville...
WILLIAM "BILL" WHITLEY (06/27/07)
William "Bill" Whitley, 80, of Eagle Rock, passed away Tuesday, June 19, 2007, in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield. He was preceded in death by his parents. He attended school at Hydro, Okla., until he moved to Alfalfa where he graduated from High School. ...
JOE ROBERT BUTTERWORTH (06/27/07)
Joe Robert Butterworth, 63, of Monett, passed away Thursday, June 21, 2007. He was born August 29, 1943, in Greenfield, the son of the late Delbert and Mary (Horton) Butterworth. He was a Navy veteran having served in Vietnam. He was also retired from the railroad. He was a member of the V.F.W. Tom Wolfe Memorial Post 4207 in Monett...
ANDREW CHRISTIAN JONES (06/27/07)
Andrew Christian Jones, 10-year-old son of James Christian and Akemi (Melton) Jones, passed away Saturday, June 23, 2007, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Tuesday in Fohn Funeral Home, Shell Knob. Burial was at Lake Park Memorial Gardens, Shell Knob...
EDITH E. HALL (06/27/07)
Edith E. Hall, 92, of Monett, passed away Friday, June 22, 2007, at Lacoba Nursing Home in Monett. She was born April 18, 1915, in Leanna, the daughter of the late Clark and Effie (Lester) Hall. She was a retired sewing operator in a garment factory. She attended Church of christ in Aurora. She married Oda Hall on June 12, 1937, in Cassville and he preceded her in death Nov. 5, 1996...
LIONEL WILLIAM JUNG (06/27/07)
Lionel William Jung passed away June 25, 2007. Services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Thursday at Park Lawn Chapel. Burial will be in Green Lawn Cemetery. Visitation will be held Wednesday 6 to 8 p.m. at the chapel. In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions to Blue River Church of Christ in Lee's Summit, where Lionel was a member, or a charity of your choice...
LAWRENCE LELAND SLOOP (06/22/07)
Lawrence Leland Sloop, 78, of Shell Knob, passed away Sunday, June 17, 2007, in Cox Medical Center South in Springfield. He was born Nov. 4, 1928, in McPherson, Kan., the son of Lawrence Samuel and Elmyra Mae (Hall) Sloop. On June 1, 1947, in Wichita, Kan., he was united in marriage to Arlene Louise Bacon, who survives...
VIRGINIA ELAINE TORO (06/22/07)
Virginia Elaine Toro, 65, of Shell Knob, passed away Thursday, June 14, 2007, in her home. She was born Oct. 23, 1941, in Evansville, Ind., the daughter of Stewart and Ida (Overton) Odom. In 1984 she was united in marriage in Glendale, Calif., to Ray Toro who preceded her in death in 1994. She was also preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Steven Odom...
WILLIAM WHITLEY (06/22/07)
William Whitley, 80, of Eagle Rock, passed away Tuesday, June 19, 2007, in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield. Arrangements are pending and will be announced by Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Visit www.fohnfuneralhome.com for online obituaries, guestbook and...
SUNNI STUMPFF (06/22/07)
Sunni Elizabeth Stumpff, 26, of Fayetteville, Ark., formerly of Cassville, passed away Saturday, June 16, 2007, as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident. She was born Feb. 3, 1981, in Monett, the daughter of Roger and Gaye (Krepps) Stumpff, who survive...
BILL GENTRY (06/22/07)
Bill Gentry, 75, of Purdy, passed away Monday, June 18, 2007, at his home. He was born Nov. 4, 1931, in Claremore, Okla., the son of the late roy and Bessie (Vaughn) Gentry. He was a retired dairy farmer. He was of the Baptist faith. He was also a member of the Missouri National Guard. He married Marie Hall on July 2, 1958, in Washburn and she survives...
GOLDA LINEBARGER (06/22/07)
Golda Linebarger, 101, of Sacramento, Calif., died Sunday, June 3, 2007. She was born Oct. 28, 1905, to W.C. (Will) and Lou (epperly) Cooper in Oklahoma Indian Territory. She was preceded in death by her husband Luther E. and son, Charles and Robert, and six siblings, Perry, Hardin and Lowell Cooper, Opal Sapp, Ozie Hailey and Susie Sapp...
KIA XIONG (06/22/07)
Kia Xiong, 84, of Pierce City, passed away Saturday, June 16, 2007, in Cox-Monett Hospital, in Monett. She was a homemaker. She moved to Pierce City four years ago to make her home. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, in Dice Cemetery, Fairview, under direction of McQueen Funeral Home, Wheaton...
SONG THAO (06/22/07)
Song Thao, 66, of Jenkins, passed away on Wednesday, June 6, 2007, at the Barry County Care Center in Cassville. She was born on June 12, 1940, in Hai Muang Xieng Khuang, Loas. She married Sa Chao Thao in 1956. In 1979 she and her husband moved to the United States and resided in Alabama. In 2004 they moved to the Jenkins area to farm and make their home. Her husband preceded her in death on May 6, 2004...
JAMES LEE SPARKS (06/22/07)
James Lee Sparks, 72, of Cassville, passed away Saturday, June 16, 2007, in St. John's Regional Medical Center in Joplin, following a long illness. He was born Dec. 26, 1934, in Cassville, the son of Charlie and Bernice (Hilburn) Sparks. On March 10, 1960, in Cassville, he was united in marriage to Sharon Grimes, who survives...
BARBARA ELAINE REECHER (06/22/07)
Barbara Elaine Reecher, 62, of Washburn, passed away Thursday, June 14, 2007, in her home. She was born Jan. 24, 1945, in Minneapolis, Minn., the daughter of Joseph Anthony and Ruth Irene (Martin) Dibello, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Cheryl...
JOHN MICHAEL FABER, III (06/22/07)
John Michael Faber, III, age 41, of Cassville, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, June 12, 2007, in St. John's Hospital, Cassville, Missouri. He was born November 25, 1965, in San Rafael, California, the son of John Michael, Jr. and Wanda (Clifton) Faber. ...
PAULINE HAZEL ALLEN (06/14/07)
Pauline Hazel Allen, 92, of Cassville, formerly of Ft. Worth, Texas, passed away on Sunday, June 10, 2007, at St. John's-Cassville. She had recently resided at Red Rose Inn in Cassville. She was born on Jan. 31, 1915, in Wetumka, Okla., the daughter of Robert Lee McGill and Alice ella McGill. ...
HELEN M. CAHILL (06/07/07)
Helen M. Cahill, 86, of St. Charles, Ill., formerly of Shell Knob, died June 1, 2007, at Provena Geneva Care Center in Geneva, Ill. She was born March 1, 1921, in Fredericktown, to George and Margaret Hull. Survivors include: two children, Michael (Ida), of Aliso Viejo, Calif., and Kathleen (Joseph) Cubalchini, of St. Charles, Ill.; four grandchildren; and two great grandchildren...
PEGGY N. MAXWELL (06/07/07)
Peggy N. Maxwell, 44, of Jenkins, passed away on Thursday, May 31, 2007. She was born on Aug. 22, 1962, in Center, Texas, the daughter of David Pierce and Clauda Deason. She moved to Jenkins from Texas four years ago and worked at the Jenkins Quick Stop for over a year. She married James Maxwell on May 11, 2003, in Dallas, Texas. He survives...
PEGGY JEAN NORRIS (06/07/07)
Peggy Jean Norris, 63, of Seligman, passed away Saturday, June 1, 2007, at McCune-Brooks Hospital in Carthage. She was born on June 7, 1943, in California, the daughter of George Eugene and Alice Jean McElroy Babbitt. She moved to Seligman in 1971. She was a homemaker. Mrs. Norris was married to Gary Norris who preceded her in death five years ago...
DELMER PERIMAN (06/07/07)
Delmer Eugene Periman, 70, of Aurora, passed away Saturday, June 2, 2007, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. He was born Dec. 9, 1936, in Mano, the son of Benton and Stella (Edwards) Periman. On Oct. 16, 1991, in Aurora, he was united in marriage to Emily Kern, who survives...
VIRGINIA PREDDY (06/07/07)
Virginia Belle Preddy, 83, of Cassville, passed away Monday, May 28, 2007, in her home. She was born Oct. 14, 1923, in Pea Ridge, Ark., the daughter of John Quincie Adams and Charlottie (Harris) Carnes. She was united in marriage to Burl Reed, who preceded her in death. On Sept. 9, 1963, she married Robert Preddy, who died Aug. 23, 2004. She was also preceded in death by her parents; four brothers, J. C., Carl, Bennie and Cloe and three sisters, Gracie, Gladys and Ina...
HELEN M. (SIMS) LORENZO (06/07/07)
Helen M. Sims-Lorenzo, 85, Cassville, passed away on Wednesday, May 30, 2007, at her home. She was born on Sept. 30, 1921, in Powersite, to Zedrick Anderson and Martha Fagley Anderson. She was employed by Pacific Bell for 35 years, and moved back to Missouri from Sacramento, Calif., in 1989. ...
VIRGINIA VELMA STEPHENSON (06/07/07)
Virginia Velma Stephenson, 79, of Purdy, passed away Tuesday, May 29, 2007, at cox Monett Hospital, Monett. She was born Nov. 20, 1927, in Fabens, Texas, the daughter of the late Clint and Mattey Irene (Clark) Palmer. She worked at Jumping Jacks and Justin Boot Company. She worked for several years as a secretary for different trucking companies. She was a member of Ridgley Baptist Church, Ridgley. She married Bob Stephenson and he preceded her in death...
DARRELL GENE YOCOM (06/07/07)
Darrell Gene Yocom, 73, of Eagle Rock, passed away Friday, June 1, 2007, in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield. He was born June 8, 1933, in Ames, Iowa, the son of Floyd and Ona (Clay) Yocom. On Aug. 6, 1955, in Nevada, Iowa, he was united in marriage to Ruth Pierce, who survives...
RAYMOND L. HORINE (06/14/07)
Raymond L. Horine, 72 of Omaha, Neb., died June 10, 2007, at his home. He was preceded in death by parents, Herschel and Josephine; brother, Richard and sister, Jeannie. Survivors include: his wife, Rita; sons and daughters-in-law: Greg and Setsuko, Russell, and Patrick and Karen, Monty; five grandchildren; sisters and brothers-in-law, Susan and Barry Brattin and Judy and Waldy Moseman...
MYRTLE M. KENNEDY (06/14/07)
Myrtle M. Kennedy, 99, of Jenkins, passed away Thursday, June 7, 2007, in Red Rose Inn of Cassville. She was born April 5, 1908, in Hale Center, Texas, the daughter of John and Mae (Miller) Hollacher. On July 12, 1924 in Olton, Texas, she was united in marriage to Earnest Kennedy, who preceded her in death in September 1983...
CLARABELLE BOUNOUS (06/14/07)
Clarabelle Bounous, 81, of Monett, passed away Tuesday, June 12, 2007, at Cox South Hospital, Springfield. She was born Feb. 2, 1926, in Monett, the daughter of the late Harry and Mary Jane (Long) Etter. She was a retired farmer. She was a member of the Waldensian Presbyterian Church in Monett. She also was a member of the American Legion auxiliary. She married Elmer Bounous Oct. 8, 1944, in Mt. Vernon and he preceded her in death on March 19, 2007...
ELSIE H. BILSKI (06/14/07)
Elsie H. Bilski, 90, of Monett, formerly of Kansas City, Kan., passed away Tuesday, June 12, 2007, at Lacoba Nursing Home, Monett. She was born Oct. 26, 1916, in Pierce city the daughter of the late George and Julia (Abramovitz) golubski. She was a retired factory worker. She was a member of St. Lawrence Catholic church, Monett. She married Joseph C. Bilski July 29, 1945, in Pulaskifield. He preceded her in death Oct. 29, 1997...
GLENN EVERETT TUCKER (06/14/07)
Glenn Everett Tucker, 77, of Cassville, passed away Wednesday, June 6, 2007, in his home. He was born Oct. 13, 1929, in Eagle Rock, the son of Everett and Theo (James) Tucker. In 1953 in Angola, Ind., he was united in marriage to Syble Dees, who preceded him in death on Sept. 3, 1970...
JOHN M. FABER, III (06/14/07)
John M. Faber, III, 41, of Cassville, passed away Tuesday, June 12, 2007, in St. John's Hospital, Cassville. Arrangements are pending and will be announced by Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Visit www.fohnfuneralhome.com for online obituaries, guestbook and...
GENEVA R. NANSON (06/07/07)
Geneva R. Nanson, 65, of Rogers, Ark., passed away June 5, 2007, in rogers, Ark. She was born Jan. 26, 1942, in clifty, Ark., the daughter of Pierce and Nina Robinson Kirk. She was employed by CTS and was a member of the Rogers VFW Auxiliary. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joe Nanson...