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Obituaries from April 2010

NELLY REGINA WILKINSON (04/29/10)
Nelly Regina Wilkinson, 86, of Golden, passed away Saturday, April 24, 2010, in her home. A gathering and celebration of her life will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 15 in her home at 25215 Shawnee Dr., in Golden. Cremation arrangements are under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville...
SARAH MAE (MILLER) SIMMONS (04/29/10)
Sarah Mae (Miller) Simmons Sarah Mae (Miller) Simmons, 74, of Seligman, died on Friday, April 16, 2010, at Springfield. She was born on Feb. 22, 1936, in Ste. Genevieve, the daughter of Jessie R. Miller and Addie Mae Lawson. She had five siblings, Burl, Dodie, Christine, Earl and Jessie (Judy) Miller...
DONALD ADAMS (04/29/10)
Clair Donald Adams, 72, of Shell Knob, passed away on Sunday, April 25, 2010, at his home. He was born on July 10, 1937, son of Edward William and Laura Linda (Carpenter) Adams, in Wichita, Kan., where he resided most of his life owning and operating Action Plumbing...
DAVID MILES (04/29/10)
David Thomas Miles, 67, of Purdy, passed away Tuesday, April 20, 2010, in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield. He was born March 6, 1943, in Carmi, Ill., the son of Edward and Virginia (Hoover) Miles. On Oct. 9, 1978, in Omaha, Ark., he was united in marriage to Connie Fessenden, who survives.Additional survivors include: three sons, Brad Miles and his wife, Rachel, of Wheaton, Wesley Miles and his wife, Raelene, of Avilla, and Willie Miles and his fiancÚ, Laura, of Afton, Okla.; three daughters, Hallie Weaver and her husband, Chuck, of Little Elm, Texas, Abby Fohn and her husband, Justin, of Cassville, and Chloe Miles, of Little Elm, Texas; three brothers, Joe Miles, Jerry Miles and James Miles, of Nebraska; two sisters, Myra Moran, of Arkansas, and Linda Miles, of Nebraska; and eight grandchildren.. ...
WANDA GORDON (04/29/10)
Wanda E. Gordon, 66, passed away on April 22, 2010, at Red Rose Health and Rehab in Cassville. She was born on Sept. 29, 1943, daughter of Hiaam and Ida (Comnick) Gordon, in Ontario, Ore. She was a licensed practical nurse for over 25 years. She moved to Cassville from Anderson, Calif., in 2007...
KAREN LYLES (04/29/10)
Karen (Black) Lyles, of Exeter, passed away Monday, April 26, 2010, in her home. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday in Washburn Prairie Cemetery, under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Ron Black will conduct the services. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today (Wednesday) in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville...
FLORENCE SHUMAKER (04/29/10)
Florence Marcella Shumaker, 85, of Cassville, passed away Wednesday, April 21, 2010, in the Barry County Care Center, Cassville. She was born June 24, 1924, in Alton, Ill., the daughter of Nick and Mary (Morrison) Rayon. In 1964 in Cassville, she was united in marriage to Vernon Shumaker who preceded her in death in 1970. Also preceding her in death were her parents and one sister, Mable Steiner...
JEAN D. COOK (04/22/10)
Jean D. Cook, 88, of Cassville, passed away March 25, 2010, in Red Rose Health and Rehabilitation Center, Cassville. She was born Aug. 31, 1921, in Licking, the daughter of Otto M. and Balm V. (Priest) Cook, who preceded her in death. Also preceding her in death were two brothers, Alwin C. Cook and Thoren P. Cook...
DONALD KAHRL (04/22/10)
Donald Louis Kahrl, 68, of Eagle Rock, passed away Tuesday, April 13, 2010, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. He was born Jan. 18, 1942, in Ferndale, Mich., the son of Louis R. and Guthrie (Bartley) Kahrl. On May 17, 1986, in Eureka Springs, Ark., he was united in marriage to Loretta (Pustelnik) Laycock, who survives...
RUTH ELAINE STILL (04/22/10)
Ruth Elaine Stewart Still, 78, of Monett, passed away Saturday, April 17, 2010, in The Ozarks Methodist Manor, Marionville. She was born Dec. 9, 1931, in Wheaton, the daughter of James and Lula (Haynes) Paul. She was united in marriage to Jack Stewart, Jr., and to this union four children were born. ...
DONNA WALKER (04/22/10)
Donna Marie Walker, 62, of Cassville, passed away Wednesday, April 14, 2010, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. She was born April 28, 1947, in San Bernardino, Calif., the daughter of Clinton and Leona (Wilson) Reed. She was united in marriage to Raymond Lawrence and to this union three children were born. He preceded her in death. Also preceding her in death were her parents...
JOYCE JOANN CALLISON (04/22/10)
Joyce JoAnn Callison, 74, of Shell Knob, passed away Saturday, April 17, 2010, in St. John's Berryville Hospital, Berryville, Ark. She was born Dec. 14, 1935, in Des Moines, Iowa, the daughter of Fred and Flossie (Addy) Pritchard. On July 4, 1952, in Winterset, Iowa, she was united in marriage to Dwayne Callison, who preceded her in death. Also preceding her in death were her parents...
OPAL "NADINE" SIMS (04/22/10)
Opal "Nadine" sims, 81, of Carthage, passed away Monday, April 5, 2010, at her home. She was born May 17, 1928, in King City, to Clyde Cleo and Leta May (Smith) Lebow. She worked as a lab and X-ray technician, registered RNT, catscan CT and ASCP from 1957 to 1972. she then owned Conoco Oil Company in Carthage from 1970 to 1983...
STANLEY GLENN MILLER (04/22/10)
Stanley Glenn Miller, 90, of Shell Knob, passed away on Monday, April 12, 2010, at Cox-South Hospital in Springfield. He was born on Jan. 24, 1920, in Useful, Mo., son of John and Jewel (Branson) Miller. He served our country in the United States Army. He was united in marriage to Francis Blythe, who preceded him in death in 2002...
BARBARA COOK (04/15/10)
Barbara Cook, 69, wife of A.J. Cook, passed away March 29, 2010, in Joaquin, Texas. A.J. Cook is a 1952 graduate of Washburn High School. They just celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary last July. Survivors include: A.J. of the home; three sons, James Cook, of Brenham, Texas, Johnny Cook, of North Carolina, and Jerry Cook, of Joaquin, Texas; and DeAnn Cook Anderson, of Houston, Texas...
MAXINE WILLIAMS (04/15/10)
Maxine Williams, 91, of Cassville, passed away Thursday, April 8, 2010. She was born Aug. 16, 1918, in Mano, the daughter of William "Bill" and Samantha (Chappell) Holman. On Aug. 5, 1940, in Berryville, Ark., she was united in marriage to Monroe Williams, who preceded her in death May 15, 1999. Also preceding her in death were her parents; two brothers; four sisters; and a son-in-law, Herman Juffer...
PATRICIA "PATTY" DIAN CURTRIGHT (04/15/10)
Patricia "Patty" Dian Curtright, 44, of Cassville, died Wednesday April 7, 2010, from injuries received in an accident. She was born Dec. 14, 1965, in Litchfield, Minn., to Charles and Wilma Lois (Class) Hogrefe. She had lived most of her life in the Jefferson City area moving to Cassville four years ago. She was a member of the Cornstone Baptist Church in Jefferson City. She was a L.P.N...
MARY JEWELL THOMAS (04/15/10)
Mary Jewell Thomas, 75, of Cassville, passed away Monday, April 5, 2010, in Red Rose Health and Rehabilitation Center, Cassville. She was born Feb. 20, 1935, in McDonald County, the daughter of John and May (Lewis) Longshore. On April 5, 1956, she was united in marriage to Billy R. "Bill" Thomas, who survives...
TORRI DAWN BRADY (04/15/10)
Torri Dawn Brady, 46, of Little Rock, Ark., passed away Thursday, April 8, 2010, in Baptist Health Medical Center, Little Rock. She was born March 26, 1964, in Beaver, Okla., and moved to Arkansas at a young age. She received her elementary education in Gentry, Ark., and graduated from Siloam Springs (Ark.) High School. ...
MARY LOUISE HOMYK (04/15/10)
Survivors include: two sons, Michael Homyk and his wife, Debi, of Seligman, and David Homyk and his wife Marsha, of Wichita Falls, Texas; two grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Services will were held on Monday, at St. Jude's Catholic Church, Burkburnett, Texas...
LORETTA RUTH MOORE (04/15/10)
Loretta Ruth Moore, 86, of Shell Knob, passed away Tuesday, April 6, 2010, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. She was born Sept. 7, 1923, in Larned, Kan., the daughter of Glen Heulin and Lucy Mae (Lawrence) Keller. On May 23, 1942, in LaCrosse, Kan., she was united in marriage to Gerald Frank Moore, who preceded her in death on Aug. 23, 1990. Also preceding her in death were her parents and one son, Gregory...
SOUA YANG (04/15/10)
Soua Yang, 34, of Purdy, passed away Saturday, April 10, 2010, as a result of an automobile accident near Purdy. He was born May 4, 1975, in Laos, the son of Bee and Chao (Moua) Yang. In January 1994, in Thailand, he was united in marriage to Mee H. Yang, who survives...
CARL ROY (04/08/10)
Carl Roy, 90, of Exeter, passed away April 1, 2010, in McKinney, Texas. Carl was born Sept. 23, 1919, in Wakita, Okla.,, to Henry and Flora (Armour) Roy. On Oct. 23, 1945, he married Vermo Sampler, in Wichita, Kan. She preceded him in death on Sept. 8, 2009, after 63 years of marriage...
MARK MCMULLIN (04/08/10)
Mark Fredrick McMullin, 56, of Cassville, died Wednesday, March 31, 2010, at St. John's Hospital, Springfield, after a brief illness. He was born June 7, 1953, in Des Moines, Iowa, the eldest of five sons of Eugene Baker and Delores JoAn Lark McMullin. ...
TERRY LEE TALBERT (04/08/10)
Terry Lee Talbert, 63, of Butterfield, passed away on April 4, 2010, after a sudden stroke. He was born April 6, 1946, in Kewanee, Ill., son of Hartford and Dotty (Crawford). He served in the Navy aboard the USS Yancey from 1965 to 1968. Survivors include: his wife, Kathy (Clark), of 40 years; one son, Ted and his wife, Colleen, of St. ...
HELEN MARIE BROWN (04/08/10)
Helen Marie (Lundy) Brown, 86, of Cassville, died Friday, April 2, 2010, at St. John's Hospital in Springfield. She was born Aug. 24, 1924, in Marion County, Iowa, the daughter of Clarence and Rosa (McAllister) Lundy. She received her education in Dallas, Iowa...
MARY JEWELL THOMAS (04/08/10)
Mary Jewell Thomas, 75, of Cassville, passed away Monday, April 5, 2010, in Red Rose Health and Rehabilitation Center, Cassville. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Rev. David Eaton and Pastor Bobby Harrison will conduct the services. Burial will be at Maplewood Cemetery, Exeter...
JAMES IRA "J.I." SMITH (04/08/10)
James Ira "J.I." Smith, 69, of Exeter, passed away Saturday, April 3, 2010, at his home. He was born April 30, 1940, in Barry County, the son of John Smith and Twila (England) Smith. On June 26, 1960, he was united in marriage to his wife, Shirley Faye Plouch, who survives...
LAVERNE KINCAID (04/08/10)
Laverne V. Kincaid, 95, of Cassville, passed away Thursday, April 1, 2010, in Red Rose Health and Rehabilitation Center, Cassville. She was born April 22, 1914, in Neosho, the daughter of D.E. and Lula (White) Brown. On Feb. 24, 1947, she was united in marriage to Perry L. Kincaid, who preceded her in death on April 27, 1988. Also preceding her in death were her parents; and two brothers...
JEAN MELTON (04/08/10)
Jean Sanders Melton, 85, passed away Tuesday morning, March 30, 2010, at her home near Cassville. She was born at Shell Knob on Dec. 16, 1924, the daughter of John Perry Sanders and Hattie (Blythe) Sanders. A graduate of Cassville High School, class of 1942, she entered the University of Missouri and graduated with a bachelor of science degree in vocational home economics, which she taught for three years in the Carrollton High School, northeast of Kansas City. ...
LORETTA MOORE (04/08/10)
Loretta Moore, 86, of Shell Knob, passed away Tuesday, April 6, 2010, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. Services are pending and will be announced by Fohn Funeral Home, Shell Knob. A complete obituary will be in next week's paper. Visit www.fohnfuneralhome.com for online obituaries, guestbook and private condolences...
MONA FERN MCMANUS (04/08/10)
Mona Fern Dent McManus, 88, of Seligman, passed away Sunday, April 4, 2010, in New Hope Health and Rehabilitation, Rogers, Ark. She was born Jan. 19, 1922, at Gann Ridge in Benton County, Ark., the daughter of Silas and Bessie E. (Gann) Webb. On Dec. ...
LOLA BRADLEY (04/01/10)
Lola Bradley, 98, of Purdy, passed away Sunday, March 28, 2010, in her home. She was born Oct. 24, 1911, in Purdy, the daughter of Rev. Edward and Bertha (Wisely) Brown. On Nov. 20, 1926, she was united in marriage to Roy Bradley who preceded her in death on April 13, 1975. Also preceding her in death were her parents; one daughter, Mary Tucker; and a grandson...
CLEO MARVIN ETHRIDGE (04/01/10)
Cleo Marvin Ethridge, 92, of Mt. Vernon, formerly of Cassville, passed away Tuesday, March 23, 2010, in Missouri Veterans Home, Mt. Vernon. He was born June 22, 1917, in Golden, the son of William Edward and Mary Elizabeth (Bruton) Ethridge. On Nov. 19, 1940, in Cassville, he was united in marriage to Elva I. Towler, who preceded him in death on Dec. 6, 1997. Also preceding him in death were his parents and two sons, Tommy and Marvin Ethridge...
ALMA ANN PHILLIPS (04/01/10)
Alma Ann (Burnett) Phillips, of Cassville, passed away Monday, March 29, at home. She was born Oct. 23, 1934, in Oklahoma City, Okla. she attended Capitol Hill High School. She married Delbert L. (Red) Phillips. Jr., on March 2, 1954, and he survives. She was a member of the First United Methodist church in Jones, Okla...
JEAN COOK (04/01/10)
Jean D. Cook, 88, of Cassville, passed away Thursday, March 25, 2010, in Red Rose Health and Rehabilitation Center, Cassville. She was born Aug. 31, 1921, in Licking, the daughter of Otto M. and Balm V. (Priest) Cook, who preceded her in death. Also preceding her in death were two brothers...
SHIRLEY KAY BALDWIN (04/01/10)
Shirley Kay (Fink) Baldwin, 63, of Cassville, passed away Monday, March 22, 2010, in her home. She was born Dec. 1, 1946, in Cato, the daughter of Thomas Leroy and Chloe (Boswell) Fink, who preceded her in death. Also preceding her in death were two brothers, Thomas L. Baldwin, Jr., and Efton E. Baldwin...
BERNIECE SISCO (04/01/10)
Berniece Ilene Sisco, 77, of Cassville, passed away Friday, March 26, 2010, in her home. She was born March 31, 1932, in Hartville, the daughter of Cleo and Goldie (Newberry) Loveland. On April 12, 1949, in Springfield, she was united in marriage to Wesley Brown and to this union three sons were born. Later she married Bob Sisco, who preceded her in death on July 26, 1990. Also preceding her in death were her parents; one brother, Edward Loveland; and one grandson...
WINDLE GLENN HALL, SR. (04/01/10)
Windle Glenn Hall, Sr., 82, of Washburn, passed away Friday, March 26, 2010, in St. John's Hospital, Cassville. He was born Dec. 9, 1927, in McDonald County, the son of Alfred and Pansy (Forgey) Hall. On March 14, 1948, in Exeter, he was united in marriage to Betty Lou Chadd. She preceded him in death on Dec. 7, 2004. Also preceding him in death were his parents and four brothers...
JEWELL NADEEN DAVIS (04/01/10)
Jewell Nadeen (Nickle) Davis, 89, of Purdy, passed away on Sunday, March 28, 2010. She was born on Aug. 17, 1920, in Butterfield, the daughter of Walter and Corda (Vaughan) Nickle. Survivors include: four children, Sammye Beck, of Joplin, Sallye Mallory, of Joplin, Kelly Davis, of McKinney, Texas, and Perry Davis, of Joplin; 11 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren...
JO ANN JUSTUS (04/01/10)
Jo Ann Justus, 76, of Bella Vista, Ark., passed away Wednesday, March 24, 2010, in Northwest Medical Center, Bentonville, Ark. She was born Dec. 25, 1933, in Exeter, the daughter of Hugh Edward and Laura Mae (Cagle) Walker. On March 27, 1953, in Tahlequah, Okla., she was united in marriage to Edward Justus, who preceded her in death on Dec. 5, 1992. Also preceding her in death were her parents; one son, Jim Justus; and one brother, Mike Walker...
JEAN MELTON (04/01/10)
Jean Melton, of Cassville, passed away Tuesday, March 30, 2010, in her home. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday in Cassville First Baptist Church, under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Friends may sign the book from 10:30 a.m. until service time Friday in the church...