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Obituaries from July 2007

KENNETH L. GARRETT (07/27/07)
Kenneth L. Garrett, 74, of Wichita, Kan., died Thursday, July 19, 2007. Services were at 11 a.m. Monday at Risen Savior Lutheran Church, Wichita, Kan., followed by a graveside service at 2 p.m. in Greenwood Cemetery. He was a real estate broker. He was preceded in death by parents, Dallas and Elsie Garrett...
CHARLES EDWARD CARTER (07/27/07)
Charles Edward Carter 70, of Stella, was called to heaven on Tuesday, July 17, 2007, at Northwest Medical Center of Benton County in Bentonville, Ark., following an illness. He was born on July 14, 1937, in Stella, to the late Virgil Kenneth and Anna Marie (Pruitt) Carter. ...
LEORA MAE FLORA (07/27/07)
Leora Mae Flora, 92, of Broken Arrow, Okla., formerly of Wheaton, passed away Sunday, July 22, 2007, in Broken Arrow Nursing Center. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, July 27, 2007, in McQueen Funeral Home, Wheaton. Pastor Richard Buck will conduct the services. Burial will be at Rocky Comfort Cemetery, Rocky Comfort...
MARGARET VOLNER (07/27/07)
Margaret Ann Volner, 57, of Seligman, passed away Monday, July 23, 2007, in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, in the Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Burial will be at Mano Cemetery, Eagle Rock. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville...
LARRY SISCO (07/27/07)
Larry Sisco, 54, of Golden, passed away on Monday, July 16, 2007, at Cox South Hospital in Springfield. He was born on May 2, 1953, in Berryville, Ark., the son of A.J. Sisco and Lovitta (Dorsey) Anderson. He was a farmer most of his life. Survivors include: one son, Jason Sisco, of Shell Knob; one daughter, Heidi Sisco, of Shell Knob; three brothers, Gary Sisco, of Green Forest, Ark., Terry Anderson, of Berryville, Ark., and Wayne of Texas; two sisters, Sarah Ball, of Cassville, and Johnita Anderson, of Berryville, Ark.; and three grandchildren. ...
EUDORA BROCK (07/27/07)
Eudora Leigh Brock, 84, of Cassville, passed away July 23, 2007, at her daughter's home in Springdale, Ark. She was born Feb. 3, 1923, in Columbus, Kan., to Harold and Yola Mae (Hodge) Spieth. She was a charter member of the Emmanuel Baptist Church in Cassville, and resided in Cassville most of her married life where she touched many residents of Barry County with her piano, voice and violin lessons for over 60 years. ...
ROBBERT EARL CHEE (07/27/07)
Robbert (Bobby) Earl Chee, 52, passed away on Monday, July 23, 2007 at his home in Sioux City, Iowa. He was was born on Jan. 4, 1955, in Los Angeles, Calif., the son of Byron Chee and Grace Jean Dusseau. He attended the Mission Baptist Church in Washburn...
ROSE ELLEN CALTON (07/27/07)
Rose Ellen Calton, 75, of Monett, passed away Sunday, July 22, 2007, at Monett Health Care. She was born May 25, 1932, in Monett, the daughter of the late John Elvis and Jane (Moriando) Long. She married Ken Calton on Oct. 14, 1951, in Monett and he survives...
MADALYNN NICHOLE HARRISON (07/27/07)
Madalynn Nichole Harrison, infant daughter of James Rutledge and Casey Harrison, both of Monett, was stillborn Tuesday, July 17, 2007, at Cox Monett Hospital. Other survivors include: paternal grandparents, Mark and Cindy Boehs, of Monett; Chuck and Diana Rutledge, of Nevada; maternal granparents, Paul Harrison, of Bentonville, Ark.; paternal great grandparents, Sharlene Nichols, of Monett; maternal great grandparents, alberta Colley, of Rogers, Ark.; one half sister, Kaylie Harrison, and one half brother, Kyle Harrison, both of Arkansas.. ...
LANDEN HUNTER (07/27/07)
Landen Gage Hunter, infant son of A.J. Hunter and Jessica Ingle, passed away Friday, July 20, 2007, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. Survivors include: his parents; one sister, Jestina Hunter; grandparents, Anita Mitchell, of Anderson, Richard Ingle, of Marshfield, and Steve and Polly Hunter, of Butterfield; great grandparents, Edith Hasten, of Marshfield, and Betty Hilburn, of Seligman...
VERONICA J. EDWARDS (07/27/07)
Veronica J. Edwards, 63, passed away on July 17, 2007 at the Monett Health Care Center in Monett. She was born on June 29, 1944, in Kansas City, Kan., the daughter of Frank and Elizabeth (Burdolski) Stipp. She married Joe Edwards on Sept. 29, 1971, in Neosho, and he survives. She was a previous employee of Georges Poultry and Wal-Mart. She was a member of the St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Monett...
WILMA D. MILLER (07/27/07)
Wilma D. Miller, 70, Neosho, died Friday, July 20, 2007, at St. John's Medical Center, in Joplin. She was born April 13, 1937, in Fairview, to Houston H. and Maxine (Miracle) Tracy. She was a lifelong area resident and had worked for the City of Neosho, at City Hall, for many years, then became City Collector for many years, before retiring. After retirement she opened her own business, PaKlean, in Neosho...
VERONICA J. EDWARDS (07/19/07)
Veronica J. Edwards, 63, passed away on July 17, 2007, at the Monett Health Care Center in Monett. She was born on June 29, 1944, in Kansas City, Kan., the daughter of Frank and elizabeth (Burdolski) Stipp. She married Joe Edwards on Sept. 29, 1971, in Neosho, and he survives...
CHARLES BENJAMIN CROSSLAND (07/19/07)
Charles Benjamin Crossland, 92, died Wednes-day, July 11, 2007, in Red Rose Inn of Cassville. He was born Feb. 25, 1915, in Imboden, Ark., the son of Edward "Ed" and Ida (Ellis) Crossland. On Dec. 6, 1937, he was united in marriage to Helen Brattin, who preceded him in death on Nov.16, 2005. He was also preceded in death by his parents; one son, David; one grandson; three brothers and one sister...
JOSIE VENA (BICKFORD, PETTY) MUNDAY (07/19/07)
Josie Vena (Bickford, Petty) Munday, 93, of Fairport, N.Y., passed away July 7, 2007. She was preceded in death by her parents, Jacob and Nora Bickford; brothers, George and Jeff Bickford; husbands, Isaac Petty Sr., and Samuel Munday; and one daughter...
IVAN DALE LAWSON (07/19/07)
Ivan Dale Lawson, 73, of Shell Knob, passed away Saturday, July 14, 2007. He was born Nov. 29, 1933, in Springfield, the son of Wade and Lennie (Bilyeu) Lawson. On June 18, 1961, in Mt. Vernon, he was united in marriage to Jackie Hastings, who survives...
DAYTON D. SHEPHERD (07/19/07)
AND JUANITA ROBERTA SHEPHERD Dayton D. Shepherd, 81, formerly of Purdy, passed away in December 2002, and his wife, Juanita Roberta (Grandy) Shepherd, 89, also formerly of Purdy, passed away in October 2006. The family will have a memorial service on Sunday, July 22 at 2 p.m. at the Arnhart Baptist Church, Purdy. Burial will be at the Arnhart Cemetery...
JIMMY MOORE, II (07/19/07)
Jimmy Moore, II, 33, of West Palm Beach, Fla., formerly of Cassville, passed away Sunday, July 15, 2007, in his home. He was born Jan. 7, 1974, in Springfield, the son of Jim and Judy (Lyall) Moore. Survivors include; his mother, Judy Creech, of Cassville; his father, Jim Moore and his wife, Sharon, of Springfield; a brother, John Holman and his wife, Shelby of Springfield; two sisters, Shelly Moore, of Cassville and Minda Post, of Houston, Texas; and his maternal grandmother, Dorothy Lyall, of Cassville.. ...
JOYCE ANN WHITE (07/19/07)
Joyce Ann White, 57, of Guthrie, Ky., formerly of Aurora, passed away Thursday, July 5, 2007, in Bowling Green Medical Center, Bowling Green, Ky. She was born Dec. 23, 1949, in St. Louis, the daughter of Fredrick Charles and Nellie Ora (Astasauskas) Sherman...
JIMMY WAYNE "JIM" MC CRACKEN (07/19/07)
Jimmy Wayne "Jim" McCracken, 71, of Purdy, passed away Saturday, July 14, 2007, at Cox South Hospital, Springfield. He was born Oct. 29, 1935, in Purdy, the son of the late Floyd and Mayme McGuire McCracken. He retired after 17 years as police chief in Purdy, but still worked as a Barry County deputy in Cassville. He married Darlene Cole March 22, 1986, in Purdy and she survives...
JOHN WEBB (07/19/07)
John Webb, age 68, passed away on Sunday, July 8, 2007, at St. John's Hospital, Cassville. He was born on July 29, 1938, the son of JD and Wilma Fahnestock Webb, in Picher, Okla. He married Linda Alton on Jan. 2, 1993, and she survives. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and was retired from Kelly-Nelson, Inc...
MICHAEL RICHARD SANDERS (07/19/07)
Michael Richard Sanders, 49, of Flagstaff, Ariz., passed away Monday, July 9, 2007, at his home. He was born July 9, 1958, in Monett, the only son of Dick and Wanda Sanders. He graduated from Monett High School, where he participated in wrestling and football, and attended Missouri Southern State College in Joplin. He played little and pony League baseball and later coached his sons' teams in Arizona. He was an avid runner, hunter and adventurous traveler...
JOHN E. CUPPS JR. (83) (07/19/07)
SHELL KNOB, MISSOURI John E. Cupps Jr., 83, died on July 11, 2007, at the Missouri Veteran's Home in Mt. Vernon, Missouri. John was born on August 27, 1923 near Granby, Missouri to John "Emery" Cupps and Anna Trent Cupps. He graduated from Granby High School in 1941 and entered the University of Missouri that same year. ...
ANNIE LOU POPE (07/12/07)
Annie Lou Pope, 82, of Jenkins, passed away July 9, 2007, at her home. She was born on July 16, 1924, in Greenville, S. C., the daughter of James D. and Mabel Waldorp. On Sept. 4, 1946, she married John Pope Sr. in Inyokern, Calif., and he survives. They moved to the Jenkins area in 1953 from Galveston, Texas, to make their home...
ELENORA R. SELENKE (07/12/07)
Elenora R. Selenke, 74, of Shell Knob, passed away Tuesday, July 3, 2007, at Red Rose Inn of Cassville. She was born June 29, 1933, in Grainfield, Kan., the daughter of John C. and Magdalena (Wildeman) Selenke, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by one brother, John Selenke...
ETTA M. SHAW (07/12/07)
Etta M. Shaw, 76, of Monett, passed away Monday, July 2, 2007, at Lacoba Nursing Home, Monett. She was born Oct. 21, 1930, in Cassville, the daughter of the late John and Viola (Middler) Howard. She was a retired medical technician. There are no immediate survivors...
BETTY JO STRINGER (07/12/07)
Betty Jo Stringer, 78, of Cassville, formerly of Ridgley passed away Wednesday, July 4, 2007, in St. John's Regional Health Center. She was born June 13, 1929 in Jay, Okla., the daughter of the late Wayne Earnest and Thelma Juanita (May) Brattin. She had worked for Fasco Industries...
BOBBIE JOE WELLS (07/12/07)
Bobbie Joe Wells, 79, of Monett, formerly of Fairview, passed away Wednesday, July 4, 2007, in his home. He was born Dec. 17, 1927, in Ridgley, the son of James Britten and Jessie Ellen (Buttrick) Wells. On Aug. 18, 1950, in Arkansas, he was united in marriage to Ruby Jewell Boyd, who preceded him in death on Jan. 14, 2007. He was also preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Vickie Ann Mills; his twin brother, Billie James and a sister, Marjorie Wogoman...
WILLIAM "BILL' EDMONDSON (07/12/07)
William "Bill" edmondson, 93, of Cassville, passed away Tuesday, July 3, 2007, in Muskogee, Okla. He was born April 29, 1914, in Cassville to John B. "Boss" and Alma Edmondson. He was preceded in death by his wife, Hazel, his brother, John, and his sister, Jo Ann Kimball...
JUANITA LEE EDENS (07/12/07)
Juanita Lee Edens, 86, on July 4, 2007, at McCune-Brooks Hospital in Carthage. She was a resident at Sunny Hills Residential Care Facility in Carthage for the past three years. She was born on May 24, 1921, in Exeter, the daughter of Bert and Ruby Benigar Smithson. ...
MAXINE HENDRIX (07/12/07)
Maxine went to be with her Lord and Savior July7, 2007. Maxine was born September 12, 1923, to Jake and Alma (Banks) Day. Maxine lived all of her life on Trents Creek at the bottom of Jake Day Hill. Maxine never wanted to be called Grandma, so all of the children and grandchildren called her "Mom". ...
MARTIN O. HOLLE (07/12/07)
Martin O. Holle, 82, of Pierce city, passed away Monday, July 9, 2007, at Lawrence County Manor in Mt. Vernon. He was born Nov. 25, 1924, in Freistatt the son of Carl and Selma (Langer) Holle. He married Dorothy Holle in 1973 in Monett and she survives...
THOMAS HOUSTON MORRIS, JR. (07/12/07)
Thomas H. Morris, Jr., 44, of Arizona, formerly of Missouri, passed away Sunday, July 1, 2007. He was born April 27, 1963, the son of thomas and Sheryl (Wrachford) Morris. He worked for Mountain Moving Business in Arizona. He married Crystal Morgan Aug. 1, 1996, in Eureka Springs, Ark., and she survives...
CATHERINE PERCH (07/12/07)
Catherine Perch, 98, of Shell Knob, passed away on July 5, 2007, in her home. She was born on Jan. 26, 1909, in Buffalo, N. Y., the daughter of John Wisnewski and Mary Steindoll Wisnewski. She married William Perch and he preceeded her in death on Oct. 21, 1961. She moved to Shell Knob four years ago from Kansas City, Kan., to make her home. She was an active parishioner of the Holy Family Catholic Church in Shell Knob...
WINDLE L. "BUCK" BUCKELEW (07/05/07)
Windle L. "Buck" Buckelew, 76, of Cassville, passed away Sunday, July 1, 2007, in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield. Memorial services with Military Rites will be held at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 5, in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Rev. John Duncan will conduct the services...
DILLAN CALEB BROOKS (07/05/07)
Dillan Caleb Brooks, age 16, of Seligman, Mo., passed away Wednesday, June 27, 2007, in Elm Springs, Ark. He was born July 6, 1990, the son of Wayne and Kelley (Eggleston) Brooks. He is survived by his father, Wayne Brooks and step-mother, Christy, of Granby, Mo.; mother, Kelley Brooks, of Seligman, Mo.; grandparents, John and Doris Eggleston, of Seligman, Mo., Nancy Brooks, of Granby, Mo., Paul Morlan, of Granby, Janice Hamblin, of Rogers, Ark., and Ron Hamblin, of Tonitown, Ark., Ronnie and Mariann Howell, of Dixon, Mo.; one sister, Sarah Brooks, of Seligman; one brother, Kole Blake, of Seligman; two step brothers, Keith and Trenton Deshields; two half sisters, Mattie and Laira Brooks; aunts and uncles, Darren and Christy Eggleston, of Seligman, Mike and Leighann Clifton of Washburn, Bobby and Julie Brooks, James and Kim Green, Jerry Brooks and Angela Cagle, all of Granby and cousins, Brittany, Haley and Hanna Clifton, Johnny and Anthony Eggleston, Shawnna Burgess and other cousins from Granby, Mo.. ...
KEVIN KENNITH KROLL (07/05/07)
Kevin Kennith Kroll, 51, of Butterfield, passed away Monday, July 2, 2007, in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield. He was born Nov. 10, 1955, in Neosho, the son of Donald and Dorothy (Smith) Kroll. He was preceded in death by his father, grandparents, and step-father, Charles Marlin...
CHARLES M. HOCK (07/05/07)
Charles M. Hock, 64, of Eagle Rock, passed away Sunday, July 1, 2007, in his home. He was born June 2, 1943, in Chicago, Ill., the son of John and Helen Hock, who preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by one sister and four brothers. Survivors include: three daughters, Julia Hock, of Chicago, Ill., Susan Hanson, of California, and Emily Hock, of Chicago, Ill.; three brothers, Johnny Hock, of Chicago, Ill., Robert Hock, of Florence, and Richard Hock, of Chicago, Ill.; three sisters, Irene Hock and Josephine Fitzpatrick, both of Chicago, Ill., and Georgiana Gierke, of St. ...
CHERYL ANN PENDERGRAFT (07/05/07)
Cheryl Ann Pendergraft, 29, of Washburn, passed away Thursday, June 28, 2007, in her home. She was born March 2, 1978, in Lubbock, Texas, the daughter of David and Jeannine (Sollars) Pender-graft, who survive. Additional survivors include; her grandmother, Bessie Sollars, of Springfield, Ohio; and step grandmother, Roberta Sollars, of Mechanicsburg, Ohio...
M. DEAN HARTER (07/05/07)
M. Dean Harter, 86, of Wheaton, passed away Tuesday, June 26, 2007. He was born Saturday, Aug. 14, 1920, in Fairview to the late Clark and Effie (Lytle) Harter. He served in the U.S. Army during WWII. He was a farmer. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Hazel, one brother Warren Dale Harter, and one sister Dorothy Catherine (Harter) Tuttle...
RUBY AMELIA HALE (07/05/07)
Ruby Amelia Hale, 105, of Cassville, passed away Saturday, June 30, 2007, in her home. She was born Dec. 21, 1901, in Shell Knob, the daughter of J.D. and Katie (Marro) Couch. On Oct. 18, 1927, in Berryville, Ark., she was united in marriage to Earl "Bud" Hale, who preceded her in death Oct. 28, 1991. She was also preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Mary Koeppen and a half-brother, Louis Couch...
WINDLE L. "BUCK" BUCKELEW (07/12/07)
Windle L. "Buck" Buckelew, 76, of Cassville, passed away Sunday, July 1, 2007, in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield. He was born April 3, 1931, in Medina, Texas, the son of James Barry and Vera Eloise (Swinney) Buckelew. On April 20, 1975, in Hobbs, N. M., he was united in marriage to Margaret Richardson, who survives...
LANE ALLEN RICKSON (07/12/07)
Lane Allen Rickson, infant son of Courtney Thomas and Allen Rickson, of Washburn, passed away on July 7, 2007. He was born on July 7, 2007, in Monett. In addition to his parents he is survived by maternal grandparents, Mike and Michelle Thomas, of Exeter; paternal grandparents, Linda and Kenny Rickson, of Washburn; maternal great-grandparents, Margaret and Frank De La Mora, of Exeter, Adelbert Richter, of Exeter, and Carl and Verlea Thomas, of Exeter; paternal great-grandparents William and Linda Music, of Washburn, and Dale and Kay Rickson, of Wichita, Texas.. ...
DOROTHY FAYE ROSE (07/12/07)
Dorothy Faye Rose, 81, of springfield, died Wednesday, June 27, 2007. She was born May 6, 1926, in Washburn, the daughter of Ray and Audrey (Watson) Stewart. Survivors include: her husband of 62 years, Dennie Rose, of the home; one daughter, Rae-Jean Stephens, of Springfield; one brother, Gary Stewart, of Cassville; two grandchildren; three great grandsons; and two step great grandsons. She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Bill Stewart...
MARGE WILCOX (07/05/07)
Marge Wilcox, 78, of Shell Knob, passed away Tuesday, June 26, 2007, in her home. She was born May 1, 1929, in Lexington, Miss., the daughter of Herbert and Elizabeth (Herring) Downer. On June 17, 1951, in Lexington, Miss., she was united in marriage to Herbert Wilcox, who preceded her in death in Oct. 19, 1986. She was also preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Elizabeth Anne Carroll; two brothers, Herbert "Brother" Downer and Al Downer and one sister, Dorothy "Dot" Bishop...