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Obituaries from August 2010

GENEVA MAE HARRIS (08/26/10)
Geneva Mae Harris, 77, Wheaton, passed away Friday, Aug. 20, 2010, at the home of her daughter in Wheaton. She was born March 5, 1933, in Ridgley, the daughter of Oras Lee and Lilly Faye (Young) Birkes. She was united in marriage on Oct. 6, 1950, to Johnnie Harris, who survives...
KATHRYN RUTH MCCORD PILKENTON (08/26/10)
Kathryn Pilkenton (McCord) passed quietly from this life on August 21, 2010, at her residence in Tallahassee Florida, at the age of 91. A lifelong resident of Southwest Missouri, she was born at the McCord Ranch near Crane, Missouri, to Fred and Lilly McCord on December 2, 1918...
ELMA MAY BATDORF HUGHES (08/26/10)
Elma May Batdorf Hughes, 93, of Monett, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2010, in Monett Health Care. She was born Oct. 9, 1916, in Jewell, Kan., daughter of Edgar H. and Ola O. (Cox) Wade. On June 16, 1956, in Kansas, she was united in marriage to Bud Batdorf, who preceded her in death. ...
CHARLES RICHARD "CHUCK" HUTINETT (08/19/10)
Charles Richard "Chuck" Hutinett, 69, of Exeter, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 10, in Cassville. He was born Jan. 19, 1941, in Chanute, Kan., the son of Frank and Bertha Lillian (Rodgers) Hutinett. He attended St. Patrick's School and Chanute High School. From 1958 to 1962, he served in the U.S. Marine Corps...
SMSGT JEROME (JERRY) (BUD) REID (08/19/10)
Retired U.S. Air Force SMSgt Jerome (Jerry) Reid, loving husband, beloved father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother and community leader made his journey to be with the Lord on July 16, 2010. His wife, children and grandchildren were by his side. He passed away at the age of 75 at ETMC Hospital in Tyler, Texas...
RICKY A. GRANGER (08/19/10)
Ricky A. Granger, 43, of Stella, passed away Sunday, Aug. 8, 2010, in Freeman Neosho Hospital, Neosho. He was born March 31, 1967, in Stella, the son of Joe R. and Wanda (Blevins) Granger. Survivors include: his father, Joe Granger, of Stella; three brothers, Richard Granger, of Pierce City, Billy Granger, of Purdy, and Benny Granger, of Liberal, Kan.; and two sisters, Scherry Divine, of Stella, and Tammy Wecker, of Pierce City...
RUBY FRANCES PITTS (08/19/10)
Ruby F. Pitts, 87, of Lynnwood, Wash., passed away Aug. 4, 2010. She was born on Jan. 13, 1923, in Jenkins. She lived in Wichita, Kan., for 18 years, moving to Washington state in 1968. She was a lifelong member of the Church of Christ, active in many church activities, and was church secretary at the Mountlake Terrace Church of Christ...
SANDRA ELAINE MOELLER (08/19/10)
Sandra Elaine Moeller, 67, of Purdy, passed away Saturday, Aug. 14, 2010, in her home. She was born Nov. 13, 1942, in Louisa, Ky., the daughter of Clarence and Shirley (Hazlett) Merideth. In 1997, she was united in marriage to Dwaine A. Moeller, who preceded her in death on Feb. 11, 2007. Also preceding her in death were her parents; one sister, Carol Kennedy; and one brother-in-law, Ace Kennedy...
JANET LYNNE WIEFERICH (08/19/10)
Janet Lynne Wieferich, 42, of Purdy, passed away Thursday, Aug. 12, 2010, in her home. She was born Nov. 19, 1967, in Monett, the daughter of Daniel Wayne and Nancy Lou (Nickols) Thomas. She grew and received her education at Purdy, graduating with the class of 1986. She was a life-long resident of Purdy, where she was a homemaker...
HESTER ROY "SONNY" WOODRING, JR. (08/19/10)
Hester Roy "Sonny" Woodring, Jr., 77, of Pea Ridge, died Tuesday, August 10 at Circle of Life Hospice in Bentonville. He was born Feb. 13, 1933 at Oklahoma City, OK. to Hester Roy Woodring Sr. and Flora Madge Morris Woodring. He moved to this area in 1975 from Bethany, OK. ...
WILLIE HENDRIX (08/19/10)
Willie Hendrix, 86, of Washburn, passed away Monday, Aug. 9, 2010. He was born Sept. 21, 1923, in Washburn, the son of Thomas and Carrie (Norman) Hendrix. On Nov. 1, 1943, in Seligman, he was united in marriage to Helen Barnes and to this union was born a tiny son, Willie Joe "Jody" Hendrix, who died at birth...
RICKY A. GRANGER (08/12/10)
Ricky A. Granger, 43, of Stella, passed away Sunday, Aug. 8, 2010, in Freeman Neosho Hospital, Neosho. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at Macedonia Cemetery, Stella, under direction of McQueen Funeral Home, Wheaton. There will be no visitation...
BETTY JEAN WESTON (08/12/10)
Betty Jean Weston, 84, of Shell Knob, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2010, at her home. She was born March 26, 1926, in Springfield, the daughter of Thomas and Lela (Shamley) Wakefield. She grew up in Monett and graduated from Monett High School where she and Lonnie met. She was united in marriage on May 12, 1945, to William Lonnie Weston at Monett. In 1972, she and Lonnie moved from El Paso, Texas, to Shell Knob to retire. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Shell Knob...
MARJORIE "MARGIE" TRINGL (08/12/10)
Marjorie "Margie" Tringl, 85, of Shell Knob, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2010, in her home. Services were held Tuesday in St. Louis under direction of Calvin Feutz Funeral Home. Local arrangements were under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Shell Knob...
WILLIE HENDRIX (08/12/10)
Willie Hendrix, 86, of Washburn, passed away Monday, Aug. 9, 2010. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Burial will be in King Cemetery, Seligman. The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville...
CLYDE E. BOYETTE (08/12/10)
Clyde E. Boyette, 66, of Purdy, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2010, in his home. He was born May 29, 1944, in Huntsville, Ala., the son of Dewey L. and Ethel (Tipton) Boyette. On Aug. 21, 1970, he was united in marriage to Barbara Givens, who survives...
LENA FAY HENRY (08/12/10)
Lena Fay Henry, 76, of Washburn, passed away on Aug. 8, 2010, at her home. She was born on March 21, 1934, in the Cato community, daughter of James Smith and Chlora Barrett Smith. She was a lifelong resident of Washburn and a homemaker. She attended Cassville High School and married Ronald Gene Henry on July 9, 1952, in Bentonville, Ark. he preceded her in death on Feb. 5, 1996...
DONALD LEE CRAIG (08/05/10)
Donald Lee Craig, 80, of Cassville, passed away Sunday, Aug. 1, 2010, in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield. He was born in the Mineral Springs Community on July 9, 1930, the son of Lloyd E. and Effie R. (Woods) Craig. On May 1, 1953, in Cassville, he was united in marriage to Dona Colleen Craft, who survives...
STEPHEN W. "STEVE" LACEY (08/05/10)
Stephen W. "Steve" Lacey, 67, of Wheaton, passed away Monday, Aug. 2, 2010, in Red Rose Health and Rehabilitation Center, Cassville. He was born March 26, 1943, in Wheaton, the son of Hugh and Evelyn (Karvanek) Lacey. On June 12, 1964, in Wheaton, he was united in marriage to Sue Riddle, who survives...
LEOTA FRANCES BRADSHAW (08/05/10)
Leota Frances Bradshaw, 91, of Cassville, passed away Thursday, July 29, 2010, at her home. She was born Dec. 2, 1918, in Bloomfield, Iowa, the daughter of Rev. Bennett David and Ada (Ryles) Bradbury. On Sept. 23, 1939, in Coatsville, she was united in marriage to Johnnie Daniel Bradshaw, who preceded her in death on Nov. 23, 1985, after 46 years of marriage. Also preceding her in death were her parents and one sister, Pauline Howard...
RICHARD ARLEN JOYNER (08/05/10)
Richard Arlen Joyner, 73, of Washburn, passed away Tuesday, July 27, 2010, in St. John's Regional Medical Center, Joplin. He was born in Washington, D.C., July 5, 1937, the son of Jake and Rose Elizabeth (Henke) Joyner. On Aug. 26, 1961, in Springhill, La., he was united in marriage to Joyce Dees, who survives...
MYRA WIERMAN (08/05/10)
Myra Oleta (Ennis) Wierman, 94, of Cassville, Missouri, went home to be with the Lord on July 28, 2010. She was born June 20, 1916, the seventh of eight daughters born to Martie and Minnie (Beeson) Ennis. She was born and raised in the Oak Ridge community near Cassville, and received her education at the Oak Ridge School. ...