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Obituaries from September 2007

ETTA JO MCNIEL (09/27/07)
Etta Jo McNiel, 66, of Cassville, passed away at St. Mary's Hospital, Rogers, Ark., on Sunday, Sept. 23 at 10:48 a.m. and promptly entered the gates of heaven. She was born Etta Josephine Huffman on March 12, 1941, in Oakley, Kan., the daughter of Alva and Rose (Meis) Huffman. On July 1, 1961, she was united in marriage to, the love of her life, Gilbert Lee McNiel, who survives...
SARAH ELIZABETH DEGEORGE (09/27/07)
Sarah Elizabeth DeGeorge, 2 1/2 months, died at her home in Colorado Springs, Colo., Friday morning, Sept. 21, 2007, of complications of Trisomy 18. Sarah and her brother, James Vincent DeGeorge IV, were born to James Vincent and connie (Garvoux) DeGeorge on June 29, 2007, in Colorado Springs. In spite of having serious health problems, Sarah was able to spend all but the first two weeks of her life at home, surrounded by her family...
GLENN A. HALL (09/27/07)
Glenn A. Hall, 77, of the Mano Community, passed away on Monday, Sept. 17, 2007, at Washington Regional Medical Center in Fayetteville, Ark. he was born on Oct. 26, 1929, in Harper County, Kan., the son of Charles and Alice (Stevens) Hall. He married Charlene J. ...
DALE HORROCKS (09/27/07)
Dale Horrocks, 79, of Eagle Rock, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2007, at Cox South Hospital in Springfield. He was born on Dec. 26, 1927, in Park City, Utah, the son of Howard Clayton and Gladys (Buler) Horrocks. He married June Bradley in Ordway, Colo., on Aug. ...
MARY RUTH MULDROW (09/27/07)
Mary Ruth Muldrow, 82, of Shell Knob, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2007, at her home. She was born on Oct. 1, 1924, in Galena, the daughter of Homer and Crystal Rose (Acree) Campbell. She was a retired Social Worker for the State of Missouri and lived in the Shell Knob area for over 30 years, moving to the area from Mt. Vernon. She was a member of the Trinity Presbyterian Church in Shell Knob, the Aurora Chapter of the P.E.O. Sisterhood, and Music Club...
MARY KATHLEEN SMITH (09/27/07)
Mary Kathleen Smith, 70, of Shell Knob, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2007, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. She was born Jan. 27, 1937, the daughter of Jesse Ernest and Evie Irona (Mize) Conner. She was united in marriage in Birmingham, Ala., and her husband preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her parents...
CONNIE WILDERBUER (09/27/07)
Connie Elaine Wilderbuer, 52, of Cassville, passed away at her residence on Sunday, Sept. 23, 2007. She was born on Nov. 16, 1954, in Mason City, Iowa, the daughter of Clement Latch and Betty Campbell. She married Dan Wilderbuer on April 3, 1976, in Rockwell, Iowa, and he survives. ...
RONDAL GENE "TEX" WILLIAMSON (09/27/07)
Rondal Gene "Tex" Williamson, 75, of Cassville, passed away Monday, Sept. 24, 2007. He was born Jan. 25, 1932, in Eagle Rock, the son of Ermal and Minnie Mae (Easley) Williamson, who preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by one brother, Wayne Williamson in 2001...
HAZEL J. EVANS (09/27/07)
Hazel J. Evans, 85, a lifelong resident of Seligman, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2007, at the Barry County Care Center in Cassville. She was born on Dec. 5, 1921, in Mundell, Ark., the daughter of Jessie and Alice Webb morrison. She married Clarence A. Evans on June 21, 1938, in La Rue, Ark. He preceded her in death on Feb. 9, 1980. She was of the Baptist faith, a homemaker, and was also an election judge for many years in Seligman. Mrs. Evans also worked at the Roaring River Restaurant...
EMMETT MCCORD (09/19/07)
Emmett Watson McCord, age 84, of Cassville, Missouri, passed away in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield, Missouri, and entered the gates of heaven on Wednesday, September 12, 2007. He was a good man and a great Dad. He was born in Commerce, Oklahoma, May 18, 1923, the son of Samuel Watson and Eva Mae (Helm) McCord. On June 14, 1946, in Columbus, Kansas, he married Ruby Evelyn Griffin, who preceded him in death February 23, 2006...
MICHAEL GALYEN (09/19/07)
Michael A. Galyen, 16, of Cassville, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2007, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. He was born March 18, 1991, in Berryville, Ark., the son of John Lee and Eupha (Lakey) Galyen. He was preceded in death by his father April 21, 2006, and grandparents...
JACK MCFARLAND (09/19/07)
Orlette Voile "Jack" McFarland, 84, of Cassville, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2007, in Barry County Care Center, Cassville. He was born Aug. 1, 1923, in Lehigh, Iowa, the son of Ward Earl and Bessie A. (Ricker) McFarland. On Nov. 25, 1946, in Pineville, he was united in marriage to Thelma Lou Jacobs, who survives...
LLOYD J. "CUB" CRIM (09/19/07)
Lloyd J. "Cub" Crim, 79, of Washburn, passed away Monday, Sept. 10, 2007, in St. John's Hospital -- Cassville. He was born April 5, 1928, in Washburn, the son of Levi Wiley and Mary Carol (Morgan) Crim. On May 28, 1949, in Garfield, Ark., he was united in marriage to Alice Wilbanks, who survives...
DON EVERETT COOPER (09/19/07)
Don Everett Cooper, age 67, of Wheaton, Missouri, passed away Sunday, Sept. 16, 2007, in his home. He was born Jan. 19, 1940, in Wheaton, the son of Everett and Mattie (Haynes) Cooper. On Sept. 5, 1958, he was united in marriage to Judy Hopkins, who survives...
GILBERT STONE (09/19/07)
PADGETT Gilbert Stone Padgett, 83, formerly of Jenkins, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 16, 2007, at Overland Park Regional Center in Overland Park, Kan. He was born on Nov. 1, 1923, in Jenkins, the son of Clyde and Erma (Stumpff) Padgett. He was a WW II Army Veteran and was a mechanist most of his life. He married Dorene Sloane on Sept. 2, 1982. She preceded him in death in 2005...
DONALD DEAN WAITS (09/19/07)
Donald Dean Waits, 69, of Shell Knob, passed away at his home Sunday, Sept. 16, 2007. He was born Sept. 28, 1937, in Meade, Kan., the son of Edgar Joseph and May Belle (McGlothlin) Waits. On March 29, 1959, in Cimarron, Kan., he was united in marriage to Patty Mae Lee, who survives...
THOMAS F. GUMMERT (09/19/07)
Thomas F. Gummert, 77, of Cassville, passed away Sunday, Sept.16, 2007, in his home. He was born July 4, 1930, in Marshalltown, Iowa, the son of William and Gladys (Fields) Gummert. On Dec. 25, 1954, he was united in marriage to Carol Brown, who survives...
LYLE A. PATE (09/08/07)
Lyle A. Pate, 80, of Cassville, passed away Saturday, Sept. 1, 2007, in his home. He was born May 6, 1927, in Dodge City, Kan., the son of Warfield Poindexter and Marguerite (Holcomb) Pate. On March 27, 1948, he was united in marriage to Nola Ferne Prather, who preceded him in death on March 10, 1996. He was also preceded in death by his parents; two daughters, Judy and Nancy and brothers and sisters...
CLIFFORD LEONARD CALVIN LONG (09/13/07)
Clifford Leonard Calvin Long, 83, of Cassville, passed away Thursday, Aug. 30, 2007, in his home. He was born March 24, 1924, in Farmington, Ark., the son of Boyd and Dora (Warrick) Long. On July 24, 1990, in Cassville, he was united in marriage to Violet (Lundy) McVey, who survives...
LEON PAINTER (09/13/07)
Morris "Leon" Painter, 70, of Springdale, Ark., died Sept. 2, 2007. He was born Dec. 11, 1936, in Barry County. He attended school in Washburn and Wheaton and graduated from high school in shawnee Mission, Kan. He worked at RTW in rogers, Ark., for 27 years...
JOSEPH WAYNE CARLILE (09/13/07)
Joseph Wayne Carlile, 46, of Wheaton, passed away at Friday, Sept. 7, 2007, at St. John's Hospital in Cassville. He was born on April 3, 1961, in Fort Worth, Texas, the son of Marvin Carlile and ruth Faulkenbury. He married his wife Linda, on May 9, 1997 in Harrison County, Texas, she survives. ...
TRENTON RAY (09/13/07)
MCFARLAND Trenton Ray McFarland, 27, of Rocky Comfort, passed away Monday, Sept. 3, 2007, at Rocky Comfort. He was born Oct. 13, 1979, in Bentonville, Ark., the son of Teddy Wayne and Victoria (Clark) McFarland. He was preceded in death by his father...
JOHN POPE SR. (09/13/07)
John Pope Sr., 84, of Jenkins, passed away at his home on Sept. 3, 2007, He was born on July 19, 1923, in Wilson, Okla., the son of John and Ethel (Coffelt) Pope. On Sept. 4, 1946, he married Annie Pope in Inyokern, Calif. She preceded him in death on July 9, 2007. They moved to the Jenkins area in 1953 from Galveston, Texas, to make their home and raise their family. He worked in construction, farmed most of his life, was a U.S. Army Veteran and served in WWII...
PEGGY RAMSEY (09/13/07)
Peggy Ramsey, 63, of Monett, passed away Saturday, Sept. 8, 2007, at cox South Hospital in Springfield. She was born Dec. 13, 1943, in San Andres, Calif., the daughter of the late Hallie Hershel and Clarice Elizabeth (Horton) Ball. she attended First Freewill Baptist church in Monett. She also was a member of the VFW Auxiliary. She was a retired beautician...
CLIFFORD LEONARD CALVIN LONG (09/08/07)
Clifford Leonard Calvin Long, 83, of Cassville, passed away Thursday, Aug. 30, 2007, in his home. He was born March 24, 1924, in Farmington, Ark., the son of Boyd and Dora (Warrick) Long. On July 24, 1990, in Cassville, he was united in marriage to Violet (Lundy) McVey, who survives...
BONNIE SUE HENRY (09/08/07)
Bonnie Sue Henry, 61, of Monett, passed away Friday, Aug. 31, 2007, in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield. She was born Aug. 16, 1946, in Washburn, the daughter of Earl Edward Martin and Bernice Mae (Bailey) Martin Convirs. On July 25, 1964, she was united in marriage to Harvey Henry and to this union two children were born...
LETHA BROCK (09/08/07)
Letha Brock, 97, of Cassville, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2007. Funeral services are pending under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville, Missouri. Visit www.fohnfuneralhome.com for online obituaries, guestbook and private condolences FOHN FUNERAL HOME...
RANDALL LEE WALKER (09/08/07)
Randall Lee Walker, 47, of Gateway, Ark., passed away Thursday, Aug. 30, 2007. Funeral services are pending under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Visit www.fohnfuneralhome.com for online obituaries, guestbook and private condolences FOHN FUNERAL HOME...
WILMA M. LOWE (09/08/07)
Wilma M. Lowe, 82, of Monett, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2007, at St. John's Hospital, Springfield. He was born June 1, 1925, in Purdy the son of Ralph and Mary (Hankins) Bennett. She married Kirk Lowe, Jr. on aug. 12, 1948, in Monett and he survives...
HOWARD LESLIE (09/08/07)
SLAWSON Howard Leslie Slawson, Jr., age 87 of Shell Knob, Missouri, died Tuesday, August 28, 2007, at the home of his daughter. He was born December 12, 1919, the son of Howard L. and Minerva Jane (Carpenter) Slawson in Olean, New York. He was preceded in death by his parents, and one sister...
DONNA JO (PEACHES) CHANTELL (09/08/07)
Donna Jo (Peaches) Chantell, 45, of Monett, passed away Sunday, Sept. 2, 2007, at her home in Monett. She was born July 8, 1962, in Liberal, Kan., the daughter of the late Frederick and Betty Jo (Simpson) Chantell. She was disabled. Survivors include; two daughters, Kristal McMullen, of Monett, and Angela Rhymer, of Moreland, Okla.; two sisters, Karen Griffis and Emma Agans, both of Cassville; two brothers, Benjiman Schepman and Jimmy roberson, both of Monett; and five grandchildren...
JOHN POPE SR. (09/08/07)
John Pope Sr., 84, of Jenkins, passed away at his home on Sept. 3, 2007. He was born on July 19, 1923, the son of John and Ehtel (Coffelt) Poper, in Wilson, Okla. On Sept. 4, 1946, he married Annie Pope in Inyokern, Calif. She preceded him in death on July 9, 2007. They moved to the Jenkins area in 1953 from Galveston, Texas, to make their home and raise their family. John worked in construction, farmed most of his life, was a U.S. Army Veteran and served in WWII...
BARBARA CURTIS (09/08/07)
Barbara V. Curtis, 71, of Crane, formally of Exeter, passed away on Monday, Sept. 3, 2007, at St. John's Hospital in Springfield. She was born on Feb. 21, 1936, in Harrison, Ark., the daughter of Arch and Dessie (Keys) Billingsley. She married Alfred (Dewayne) Curtis on July 14, 1978, in Miami, Okla., and he survives...
TRENTON MCFARLAND (09/08/07)
Trenton Ray McFarland, 27, of Rocky Comfort, passed away Monday, Sept. 3, 2007, at Rocky Comfort. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today (Wednesday) in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville...
JAMIE FANCHER (09/13/07)
Jamie Marie Fancher, 30, of Gillette, Wyo., passed away on Monday, Sept. 3, 2007, at her home of natural causes. Funeral services were held Friday at the Family Life Church with Pastor Martin Crump officiating. Burial followed at Mt. Pisgah Cemetery...
NELLIE M. STEVER (09/13/07)
Nellie M. Stever, 101, of Cassville, passed away Thursday, Sept. 6, 2007, in Monett Health Care Center. She was born Aug. 31, 1906, in Hugoton, Kan., the daughter of John Wesley and Margaret Reno England. She married Ermal Stever on Sept. 12, 1937, in Eureka Springs, Ark. He preceded her in death on May 25, 1968...
LETHA D. BROCK (09/13/07)
Letha D. Brock, 97, of Cassville, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2007, in her home. She was born April 9, 1910, in Atlanta, Mo., the daughter of William and Vada (Mansfield) Boulton. She was united in marriage to Ralph Potter who passed away and later married Austin Brock on Nov. 19, 1978. He preceded her in death on April 28, 1997. She was also preceded in death by her parents; a son, Keith Brock; a brother and a sister...
LLOYD JOE "CUB" CRIM (09/13/07)
Lloyd Joe "Cub" Crim, 79, of Washburn, passed away Monday, Sept. 10, 2007, at St. John's, Cassville. Services are pending under the direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Visit www.fohnfuneralhome.com for online obituaries, guestbook and private condolences...
BRENDA RIDER (09/13/07)
Brenda Rider, 52, of Bentonville, Ark., passed away Sept. 9, 2007, in Bentonville, Ark. she was born Dec. 16, 1954, the daughter of Van Bishop and Inez McKinley Bishop. She was employed by Dayco Production, Inc., in Springdale, Ark., and formerly worked at Emerson Electric in rogers, Ark...
WILMA M. LOWE (09/13/07)
Wilma M. Lowe, 82, of Monett, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2007, at St. John's Hospital, Springfield. She was born June 1, 1925, in Purdy the daughter of Ralph and Mary (Hankins) Bennett. She married Kirk Lowe, Jr. on aug. 12, 1948, in Monett and he survives...
NANCY ANNA FRENCH (09/13/07)
Nancy Anna French, 73, of Shell Knob, passed away Saturday, Sept. 8, 2007, in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield. She was born Aug. 18, 1934, in the State of Missouri, the daughter of Earl and Margurite (Numbers) Klebenstine. In Kansas City, Kan., she was united in marriage to Lewis French, Jr. who preceded her in death on Aug. 18, 1994. She was also preceded in death by her parents...
INZA DOROTHY NEWELL (09/08/07)
Inza Dorothy "Tinker" Newell, 96, of Cassville, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2007, at the Barry County Care Center. She was born March 13, 1911, to Trell and Lilly Campbell. She was united in marriage to Harry M. Newell on Sept. 5, 1931. They had one son, Jerry Newell. Harry and Jerry preceded her in death...
CLARA GEORGE (09/08/07)
Clara George, born March 25, 1927 to Eldon and Louise (Bringle) Ennis. Passed away Aug. 28, 2007, in Tulsa, Okla. She grew up in Cassville. She graduated from Cassville High School class of 1946. She met Burke Burnett George Jr. in 1956. They were married Aug. ...