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Obituaries from October 2010

EMMA JEAN PATTON (10/28/10)
Emma Jean Patton, 81, of Monett, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010, in Benchmark Health Care, Monett. Arrangements will be announced by Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. A complete obituary will be in next week's paper. Visit www.fohnfuneralhome.com for online obituaries, guestbook and private condolences...
CAROLINA J. BURCH (10/28/10)
Carolina J. Burch, 60, of Cassville, passed away Monday, Oct. 25, 2010, at Wyandotte, Okla. A Celebration of Life service will be at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of the Paul Thomas Funeral Home of Miami, Okla...
BETTY JEAN WALKER (10/28/10)
Betty Jean Walker, 82, of Springdale, Ark., passed away peacefully on October 23, 2010, at The Maples in Springdale. She was a 62-year resident of Springdale, and active in local, state and national organizations. Betty was born in Seligman, Missouri, to E. ...
BARBARA ANN WILLIAMS (10/28/10)
Barbara Ann Williams, 75, of Shell Knob, Missouri, passed way Saturday, October 23, 2010, in Aurora Care Center, Aurora, Missouri. She was born December 13, 1934, in St. Louis, Missouri, the daughter of Lloyd and Mary Lou (Horras) Mrazek, who preceded her in death...
ANGELA DAWN BECK-FASCONE' (10/28/10)
Angela Dawn Beck-Fascone' was born Jan. 30, 1979, and died Sept. 25, 2010. She was the mother of five children. Survivors include: her father, Randy Lynn Beck, Rocky Comfort; her mother, Sandra Ray Blackburn and stepfather Fred D. Blackburn. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Oct. 30, at Dice Cemetery, Fairview...
SUSIE JEAN ECKLAND (10/28/10)
Susie Jean Eckland, 65, of Eagle Rock, passed away at her home Sunday, Oct. 17, 2010. She was born on Aug. 29, 1945, in Wichita, Kan., the daughter of clarence Hall and Jo (Mason) Hall. She was a graduate of South High School in Wichita, Kan. On Nov. 12, 1965, she was united in marriage to Richard Clay Eckland in Wichita, Kan. They were business owners and she was a businesswoman for more than 30 years. She was a member of the First Assembly of God in Eureka Springs, Ark...
MARY ESTHER SANTEE (10/28/10)
Mary Esther Santee, 86, of Stella, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2010, in Barry County Care Center, Cassville. She was born June 9, 1924, in Stella, the daughter of Joseph Oran and Nellie (Jones) Long. On Oct. 16, 1942, in Rocky Comfort, she was united in marriage to Noel Santee, who preceded her in death on July 8, 1980. Also preceding her in death were her parents; two brothers, Bill Long and James "J.C." Long...
STEVEN RAY MALONEY (10/28/10)
Steven Ray Maloney, 54, of Monett, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2010, in Cox Monett Hospital. He was born Sept. 11, 1956, in Joplin, the son of Arthur Junior and Edith (Still) Maloney. Preceding him in death was his father. Survivors include: his mother, Edith Maloney, of Monett; one son, Nathan Maloney, of Boise, Idaho; and one brother, Arthur William "Bill" Maloney, of Kansas City...
LOWELL J. "JAKE" MAHAFFEY (10/28/10)
Lowell J. "Jake" Mahaffey, 91, of Cassville, passed away peacefully at his home on October 26, 2010, with his wife of 68 years, Theresa "Tess" Mahaffey at his side. He was born July 5, 1919, in Iowa City, Iowa, and was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and one sister...
STEVEN RAY MALONEY (10/21/10)
Steven Ray Maloney, 54, of Monett, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2010, in Cox-Monett Hospital. Arrangements will be announced by Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. A complete obituary will be in next week's paper. Visit www.fohnfuneralhome.com for online obituaries, guestbook and private condolences...
STEVEN RAY MALONEY (10/21/10)
Steven Ray Maloney, 54, of Monett, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2010, in Cox-Monett Hospital. Arrangements will be announced by Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. A complete obituary will be in next week's paper. Visit www.fohnfuneralhome.com for online obituaries, guestbook and private condolences...
SUSIE ECKLAND (10/21/10)
Susie Eckland, 65, of Eagle Rock, passed away Monday, Oct. 18, 2010, in her home. Arrangements are under direction of Zimmerman Funeral Home, Howard, Kan. Local arrangements were by Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Visit www.fohnfuneralhome.com for online obituaries, guestbook and private condolences...
HOLLY R. POREMBA (10/21/10)
Holly R. Poremba, 50, of Cassville, passed away on Monday, Oct. 18, 2010, at her home in Cassville. She was born on Dec. 6, 1959, in Kansas City, daughter of Hollis Lowe and Shirley Connor Lowe. She graduated from Cassville High School in Cassville in 1978. She was united in marriage to Kenneth Poremba on June 28, 1980, in Chicago, Ill. She worked as a cashier at Payday Check Cashing and also at Ramey Supermarket...
MARIETTA ANGELINE LANK (10/21/10)
Marietta Angeline Lank, 92, of Shell Knob, passed away Sunday, Oct. 17, 2010, in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield. She was born Jan. 24, 1918, in Wichita, Kan., the daughter of Joseph R. and Jessie May (Davis) Balch. On Nov. 26, 1936, in Wichita, Kan., she was united in marriage to Clarence J. Lank, who preceded her in death after 49 years of marriage. Also preceding her in death were her parents; one brother, Steve; and two sisters, Kathryn and Lois...
VONDA M. HOLLINGSWORTH (10/21/10)
Vonda M. Hollingsworth, 76, of Fairview, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2010, at her home. She was born on Nov. 10, 1933, in Cache, Okla., daughter of Haskell Adkins and Retha (Brandstatt) Adkins. She graduated from high school in Guymon, Okla., and on Oct. 6, 1956, she married Melvin McNee. He preceded her in death on June 30, 1980...
ROBERT LEE "BOB" LONG (10/21/10)
Robert Lee "Bob" or "Pappy" Long, 86, of Lampe, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2010, in Table Rock Health Care in Kimberling City. He was born Sept. 7, 1924, in Oklahoma, the son of William Leroy and Nita Jane (Davis) Long. In December1969, in Liberty, he was united in marriage to Doris Jean Gaddis, who survives...
JESSIE RICHARD "JAY" CHAMBERS (10/21/10)
Jessie Richard "Jay" Chambers, 74, of Monett, passed away Thursday, Oct. 14, 2010, at his home. He was born Nov. 14, 1935, in Crane, the son of Link and Dora (Mounce) Chambers. On Dec. 31, 1979, in Monett, he was united in marriage to Norma L. McPherson, who survives...
MARILYN LOU MCCULLAH BUCK (10/21/10)
Marilyn Lou McCullah Buck, 72, of Cassville, passed away Thursday, Oct. 14, 2010, in St. John's Hospital- Cassville. She was born March 5, 1938, in Fairview, the daughter of Clovis and Ida (Stipp) Hill. On May 13, 1955, she was united in marriage to J.C. McCullah, who preceded her in death in 1996. Also preceding her in death were her parents and one brother, Don Hill...
HAZEL HELEN WATSON (10/21/10)
Hazel Helen Watson, 96, of Shell Knob, passed away Friday, Oct. 1, 2010, in Red Rose Health and Rehabilitation, Cassville. She was born Nov. 2, 1913, in Pleasanton, Neb., the daughter of Rudy and Meta (Gewecke) Hadwiger. She was united in marriage to Larry B. Watson, who preceded her in death. Also preceding her in death were her parents and one sister...
LARRY W. BOLTON (10/21/10)
Larry W. Bolton, 70, of Cassville, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 17, 2010, at his home. He was born Dec. 5, 1939, in Cassville, the son of Stephen Douglas and Myrtle Irene (Richardson) Bolton. In 1959, he married Patsy Parker and to this union four sons were born. On Nov. 25, 1981, in Cassville, he married Cora "Ann" Mills, who survives...
NANCY C. CRAIG (10/21/10)
Nancy C. Craig, 76, of Cassville, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2010, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. She was born Aug. 14, 1934, in Cassville, the daughter of Leo and Charlene (Burke) Hutton. On June 5, 1955, she was united in marriage to Glen Craig, who survives...
FRED A. SEWARD (10/17/10)
Fred A. Seward, a resident of Eureka Springs, Ark., was born February 26, 1926 in Gene Autry, Oklahoma, a son of Fred Eugene and Fern (Randolph) Seward. He departed this life Friday, October 8, 2010 in Eureka Springs, at the age of 84. Mr. Seward worked as an Air Craft Mechanic for G.E. for thirty years. He also served his country in the United States Air Force during the Korean War...
GERALD EARK "JAKE" NOLLER (10/17/10)
Gerald Earl "Jake" Noller, 92, of Shell Knob, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2010, in his residence at The Playce. He was born March 16, 1918, on a farm near Mankato, Kan., the son of Jake and Florence (Hoagland) Noller. In 1940, in Beloit, Kan., he was united in marriage to Ione Gildersleeve and to this union two children were born. ...
JAMES "VERL" BURNETTE (10/17/10)
James "Verl" Burnette, 93, of Washburn, passed away Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, in his home. He was born July 12, 1917, in Burns Holler, the son of Thomas and Annie Viola (McNabb) Burnette. On Jan. 7, 1949, in Bentonville, Ark., he was united in marriage to Lavon Dodson, who preceded him in death on Aug. 5, 2005. Also preceding him in death were: his parents; three brothers, Eugene, Brice and Gaylord Burnette; and one sister, Maxine Blythe...
ROBERT L. LONG (10/17/10)
Robert L. Long, 86, of Shell Knob, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2010, in Table Rock Health Care in Kimberling City. Arrangements will be announced by Fohn Funeral Home, Shell Knob. Visit www.fohnfuneralhome.com for online obituaries, guestbook and private condolences...
JOSEPH SIMON (10/17/10)
Joseph Simon, 64, of Cassville, passed away Saturday, Oct. 9, 2010, in Cox Monett Hospital. Preceding him in death was his father. He received his education in Topeka, Kan. During the Vietnam War, he served in the United States Army in Special Forces. He was a self- employed sign maker and traveled throughout the country selling his woodwork crafts...
BETTY FURLONG (10/17/10)
Betty Furlong, 81, of Golden, passed away Saturday, Oct. 9, 2010, in her home. Services will be in Kansas City, Missouri. Local arrangements were under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Visit www.fohnfuneralhome.com for online obituaries, guestbook and private condolences...
PATRICIA "PAT" CARLIN (10/17/10)
Patricia "Pat" Carlin, 72, of Lee's Summit, formerly of Cassville and Chillicothe, passed away Saturday, Oct. 9, 2010, in Lee's Summit. She was born Oct. 29, 1932, in Cassville, to Merwin and Jewel (Edwards) Hess. Survivors include: her children, Kent (Donna) Carlin, of Omaha, Neb., Paige (Arthur Crozier) Carlin, of New York, N.Y., Charles (Sara) Carlin, of Bonita Springs, Fla.; a sister, Norma (Stu) Rayfield; a brother, Burl (Charlotte) Hess; and four grandchildren...
DUANE WALLACE KELLNER (10/17/10)
Duane Wallace Kellner, 78, of Cassville, passed away on Monday, Oct. 4, 2010, at his home in Cassville. He was born on Aug. 6, 1932, in Tripoli, Iowa, son of Alfred Wallace Kellner and Alvina Skeries. He was a U.S. Army veteran having served during the Korean Conflict and was the owner and operator of a refrigeration and appliance repair business...
HAZEL VIRGINIA WILLIAMS (10/17/10)
Hazel Virginia Williams, 90, of Seligman, passed away Monday, Oct. 4, 2010, in Barry County Care Center, Cassville. She was born Aug. 7, 1920, in Washburn, the daughter of Wyatt Eugene and Corda Isabell (Rose) Lawson. She was united in marriage Oct. 4, 1936, in rural Washburn to Opal Gleen Williams. He preceded her in death on Dec. 22, 1990...
ROBERT A. BAXTER (10/17/10)
Robert A. Baxter, 82, of Exeter, passed away Friday, Oct. 8, 2010, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. Arrangements will be announced by Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. A complete obituary will be in next week's paper. Visit www.fohnfuneralhome.com for online obituaries, guestbook and private condoleces...
JAMES EARL COOPER (10/17/10)
James Earl Cooper, 76, of Aurora, passed away Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, at his home. He was born Aug. 6, 1934, in Golden, the son of Clarence and Dennie (Eagleson) Cooper. On July 13, 1974, in Laurie, he was united in marriage to Myrna Margery LaVanchy, who survives...
GERALD EARL "JAKE" NOLLER (10/11/10)
Gerald Earl "Jake" Noller, 92, of Shell Knob, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2010, in his residence. Arrangements are under direction of 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...
AMANDA EMILENE COOK (10/11/10)
Amanda Emilene Cook, 82, of Cassville, passed away Friday, Oct. 1, 2010, in St. John's Hospital, Cassville. She was born Feb. 16, 1928, in Pinoak, W. Va., the daughter of George and Etta Mae (Cooper) Blackwell. On March 26, 1946, in El Dorado, Kan., she was united in marriage to Verlin Cook, who preceded her in death on Nov. 18, 1993. Also preceding her in death were her parents; two daughters, Barbara Lou and Linda Sue; and two brothers, Lloyd and Berman Blackwell...
LEONA ROSALIE MAYFIELD (10/11/10)
Leona Rosalie Mayfield, 88, of Eagle Rock, passed away at her home Sunday, Oct. 3, 2010. She was born in Schoenchen, Kan., May 26, 1922, the daughter of Alex B. and Bernadette Werth. She was united in marriage to Melvin H. "Bud" Mayfield on Sept. 23, 1942, in Wichita, Kan. He preceded her in death on April 16, 2003. She was also preceded in death by one son, Gary Mayfield, her parents, two brothers, eight sisters and one grandson...
CARL WAYNE LACY (10/11/10)
Carl Wayne Lacy, 78, of Shell Knob, passed away Friday, Oct. 1, 2010, in Skaggs Regional Medical Center, Branson. He was born Oct. 24, 1931, in Trinway, Ohio, the son of Carl Kenneth and Ora Mae (Severns) Lacy. In 1954, he was united in marriage to Wilma Creel and to this union two daughters were born...
DUANE W. KELLNER (10/11/10)
Duane Wallace Kellner, 78, passed away on Monday, Oct. 4, 2010, at his home in Cassville. He was born on Aug. 6, 1932, in Tripoli, Iowa, the son of Alfred Wallace Kellner and Alvina Skeries. He was a U.S. Army veteran having served during the Korean Conflict and was the owner and operator of a refrigeration and appliance repair business...
HAZEL HELEN WATSON (10/11/10)
Hazel Helen Watson, 96, of Shell Knob, passed away Friday, Oct. 1, 2010, in Red Rose Health & Rehabilitation Center, Cassville. Arrangements are under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Shell Knob. A complete obituary will appear in next week's paper...
KENNETH LEROY "KEN" ROBBINS (10/11/10)
Kenneth Leroy "Ken" Robbins, 63, of Cassville, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2010, in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield. He was born July 20, 1947, in Wheaton, the son of Roy and Ophelia (Bowling) Robbins. On Aug. 5, 1966, he was united in marriage to Sheila Slinkard, who survives...
NENA MAE EDENS (10/11/10)
Nena Mae Edens, 80, of Cassville, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2010, in Cox Monett Hospital, Monett. She was born March 16, 1930, in the Mineral Springs community, the daughter of Chester Earl and Bertha Glenna (Ryan) Moore. In 1948, she was united in marriage to Johnnie Hood, who preceded her in death. Also preceding her in death were her parents and two brothers, Joe Moore and Lonnie Moore...
HAZEL VIRGINIA WILLIAMS (10/11/10)
Hazel Virginia Williams, 90, of Seligman, passed away Monday, Oct. 4, 2010, in Barry County Care Center, Cassville. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Pastor John Ledenham and Pastor Bob Scott will conduct the services. Burial will be at King Cemetery, Seligman...
ESTHER WEDDINGTON (10/11/10)
Esther Weddington, 104, passed away on Monday, Oct. 4, 2010, at Barry County Care Center in Cassville. She was born on Sept. 25, 1906, in Eureka Springs, Ark., daughter of Richard Kelley and Jennie Bradley Kelley. She grew up in Eureka Springs and following her high school graduation attended the University of Arkansas for two years, and started her teaching career in 1925. ...