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Obituaries from December 2010

PATRICIA ANN ROBINSON (12/30/10)
Patricia Ann Robinson, 80, of Shell Knob, passed away Monday, Dec. 27, 2010, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. Arrangements 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...
CHESTER KRZYZANIAK (12/30/10)
Chester Krzyzaniak, 90, of Enon, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 22, 2010, in Centerville, Ohio. Graveside services with military honors will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday in Viney Creek Cemetery, Golden, under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. The JULIET Team will conduct the military honors...
MARGREAT VIRGINIA DAVIDSON (12/30/10)
Margreat Virginia Davidson, 79, of Exeter, passed away Sunday, Dec. 26, 2010, in her home. She was born May 17, 1931, in Mt. Sherman, Ark., (Newton County) the daughter of Orin and Pearl (Henderson) Kilgore. On March 11, 1951, in Compton, Ark., she was united in marriage to Herbert Leroy Davidson who preceded her in death on Aug. 2, 2005. Also preceding her in death were her parents and a half-sister...
DONNA K. INGRAM (12/30/10)
Donna K. Ingram, 67, of Washburn, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 25, 2010, at her home. She was born on April 9, 1943, daughter of John Richmond and Bertha Stillwagon Able in Glen Dale, W.V. She was preceded in death by her father, John Richmond and his wife, June; her mother, Bertha Stillwagon Able; her husbands, Robert W. Chambers and B.J. (Jack) Ingram; and her grandparents...
GUSTAV "KARL" BUETTNER (12/30/10)
Gustav "Karl" Buettner, 93, of Shell Knob, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2010, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. He was born Jan. 21, 1917, in Christians Koog, Germany, the son of August and Alivina (Hess) Buettner. On June 26, 1954, in Winnepeg, Canada, he was united in marriage to Annelene Bergfleth, who survives...
MARY ANN SCHWEITZER (12/30/10)
Mary Ann Schweitzer, 70, of Rogers, Ark., formerly of Seligman, passed away Thursday, Dec. 23, 2010, in Circle of Life Legacy Village, Bentonville, Ark. She was born July 4, 1940, in Harper, Kan., the daughter of Robert Glenn and Eva May (Hostetler) Schweitzer, who preceded her in death...
BURL D. DODD (12/30/10)
Burl D. Dodd, 73, of Monett, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 22, 2010, in his home. He was born April 18, 1937, in Prue, Okla., the son of Dea and Mae (Garrison) Dodd, who preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by his first wife, Mary. On Sept. 12, 2002, in Bentonville, Ark., he was united in marriage to Wilma Loraine Robbins...
JAMES H. SHIELDS (12/30/10)
James H. Shields, 73, of Cassville, passed away on Friday, Dec. 24, 2010, at St. John's Regional Medical Center in Joplin. He was born on Oct. 18, 1937, son of James Henry Shields and Grace Golden in the state of California. He served in the United States Air Force for 17 years and he was a mechanic...
FRANCES LAKIN (12/30/10)
Frances Lakin, 79, of Washburn, died Friday, Dec. 17, 2010, at her home. She was born April 4, 1931, at Eureka Springs, Ark., to Cleo Thomas David and Dorothy Ludgenbeal David. She was employed at St. Mary's Hospital for many years in housekeeping. She was a Christian. ...
NANCY VIVIAN OSBURN SCATES (12/23/10)
Nancy Vivian Osburn Scates, 69, of Seligman, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 19, 2010, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. She was born July 20, 1941, in Worland, Wyo., the sixth of seven children to Jack and Vivian (Bader) Whaley. On April 10, 1999, in Eureka Springs, Ark., she was united in marriage to Harold "Red" Scates, who survives...
ELIZABETH SMITH (12/23/10)
Elizabeth 'Betty' Smith, age 103, Joplin, passed away at 5:30 a.m. Wednesday, December 15, 2010, at St. John's Regional Medical Center. Elizabeth was born February 17, 1907, in Wheaton, Missouri, to the late Daniel Boone Roller and Nevada Jane Collier Roller...
EMMA JOSEPHINE SNYDER (12/23/10)
Emma Josephine Snyder, 76, of Kansas City, formerly of Eagle Rock, passed away Monday, Dec. 20, 2010, in Ashton Court Care & Rehabilitation Center at Liberty. She was born July 26, 1934, in Pevely, the daughter of William and Emma (Taylor) Reifenberger. On Sept. 5, 1953, at Arnold, she was united in marriage to Richard Dean Snyder, who preceded her in death on April 19, 2005. Also preceding her in death were her parents...
SARAH VIOLA ELIZABETH WEAVER (12/23/10)
Sarah Viola Elizabeth Weaver, 77, of Cassville, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2010, at her home. She was born March 13, 1933, in Harrisonburg, La., the daughter of Mary Lou Blaney. She was united in marriage on Oct. 14, 1947, in Dodge City, Kan., to Vernon Weaver, who survives...
AGNES COOPER (12/23/10)
Agnes Elizabeth Katherine Cooper, 92, of Golden, passed away at her home Friday, Dec. 17, 2010. She was born July 30 1918, in Colorado Springs, Colo., the daughter of John Michael and Mary Frances (Sullivan) Higgins. On March 30, 1940, in Colorado Springs, she was united in marriage to Fred G. Cooper...
JIMMIE ROSE THOMPSON UNDERWOOD (12/23/10)
Jimmie Rose Thompson Underwood, 84, of Springdale, Ark., passed away Friday, Dec. 17, 2010, in Northwest Medical Center, Springdale, Ark. She was born April 19, 1926, in Seligman, the daughter of Jim and Sena (Rose) Galyen. On July 10, 1942, in Seligman, she was united in marriage to George Thompson, who preceded her in death on Dec. ...
VENA REYNOLDS (12/23/10)
Vena Reynolds, 73, of Joplin, passed away Thursday, Dec. 16, 2010, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Joplin. She was born Nov. 9, 1937, in Bent County, Colo., the daughter of Pete and Sarah (Ramirez) Quintana. On Oct. 2, 1954, she was united in marriage to Roger Reynolds, who survives...
PAULINE ARNOLD (12/23/10)
Pauline Arnold, 72, of Washburn, passed away Monday, Dec. 20, 2010, in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield. She was born April 18, 1938, in Pratt, Kan., the daughter of Oscar and Eunice M. (Lantis) Wilson. On June 23, 1955, in Bentonville, Ark., she was united in marriage to Odis Arnold, who preceded her in death on Sept. 24, 1982. Also preceding her in death were her parents...
GUSTVA KARL BUETTNER (12/23/10)
Gustva Karl Buettner, 93, of Shell Knob, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2010, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. 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...
CHARLES KRAUSE (12/23/10)
Charles Robert Krause, 90, of Cassville, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2010, at the Veterans Medical Center in Fayetteville, Ark. He was born on May 16, 1920, in Chicago, Ill., son of Charles Krause and Lillian Bergman Krause. He was a general foreman for the Civil Service. He was a member of the First Christian Church and also a member of the VFW Post #4205 in Cassville...
PAULINE DUMMIT (12/16/10)
Flora Pauline Dummit, 92, of Cassville, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2010, at Red Rose Health and Rehabilitation Center, Cassville. She was born on May 22, 1918, at Butterfield, the daughter of William and Vida Belle (Lowe) Pennell. She was united in marriage to William Edwin "Abe" Dummit, who preceded her in death in October 1985. She was also preceded in death by her parents and two sisters, Lorene Ray and Freda Smith...
EVERETT L. VANDERPOOL (12/16/10)
Everett L. Vanderpool, 52, of Purdy, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 12, 2010, at his home in Purdy. He was born on Jan. 7, 1958, in Monett and was a lifelong resident of Barry County. He graduated from Cassville High School and was a U.S. Army veteran. He was a woodworker and offered unique wood turning...
LINDA "KIM" BOUSMAN (12/16/10)
Linda "Kim" Bousman, 58, of Shell Knob, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2010, in her home. She was born Feb. 21, 1952, in Kansas City, Kan., the daughter of Jack and Betty (Langston) Attebery. On July 16, 1992, in Paola, Kan., she was united in marriage to Raymond A. Bousman, who survives...
HAZEL HOLCOMB (12/16/10)
Hazel Flossie Holcomb, 90, of Exeter, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2010, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. She was born Jan. 22, 1920, in Barry County, the daughter of George and Sarah (Baughman) Hooten. On Dec. 18, 1944, she was united in marriage to Willis Morgan, who preceded her in death. ...
JOE HIGGINBOTHAM (12/09/10)
Joe Higginbotham, 77, of Cassville, passed away on Friday, Dec. 3, 2010, at his home. He was born on Nov. 20, 1933, in Halfway, son of James Charles Higginbotham and Alberta Wilzona Higginbotham. He served in the United States Army from February 1960 until January 1962. He was a semi-truck driver and a diesel mechanic...
SKYLER MIKEL KROLL (12/09/10)
Skyler Mikel Kroll, 25, of Sulphur Springs, Ark., passed away Friday, Dec. 3, 2010, in Rogers, Ark. He was born in Eureka Springs, Ark., July 31, 1985, the son of Kevin and Robin (Palmer) Kroll. He was preceded in death by his father, three grandmothers and one grandfather...
ELLIS EUGENE  "GENE" GEORGE (12/09/10)
Ellis Eugene "Gene" George, 88, a lifelong resident of the Springdale area, died December 1, 2010 at Washington Regional Medical Center in Fayetteville surrounded by his family. He was born July 15, 1922 at home in the Brush Creek community of Elm Springs, Arkansas to Charles Lee and Willie Jeanette Lowe George. ...
GLENN AUSTINSON (12/09/10)
Glenn Austinson, 92, of Cassville, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2010, at St. John's Hospital, Cassville. He was born on June 7, 1918, in Lyle, Minn., son of Austin and Julia Enerson Austinson. He was a veteran having served in the United States Army during World War II. In 1968, he moved to Barry County where he farmed in and around the Wheaton and Purdy area. He was a member of the American Legion Post #118 in Cassville...
DOLORES SHACKELFORD (12/09/10)
Dolores Shackelford, 78, of Reeds Spring, daughter of John and Rosie (Yocum) Dotson was born Dec. 1, 1932, in Reeds Spring, and departed this life Dec. 1, 2010, in Ozark Mountain Regional, Crane. She was a homemaker and attended the Allen Church. She was preceded by: her parents; husband, Kenneth; one brother, Eugene Dotson; and one grandson...
HELEN ENNIS (12/09/10)
Helen Ennis, 72, of Cassville, passed away Thursday, Dec. 2, 2010, in Barry County Care Center, Cassville. She was born Nov. 20, 1938, in Granby, the daughter of L.T. "Bonnie" and Hazel (Clevenger) Mattingly. On April 9, 1955, in Washburn, she was united in marriage to Marvin Ennis, who survives...
EVA ORIS MCCAMMON (12/09/10)
Eva Oris McCammon, 84, of Cassville, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2010, at the home of her daughter, Myrna Rhoads, in Exeter. Services were held in Sullivan, Ind., under direction of Banks and Brust Funeral Home. Local arrangements were under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville...
BEATRICE (BEA) BOOTH (12/09/10)
Beatrice (Bea) Booth, age 93, passed away on Nov. 29, 2010. She was born to Paul A. and Nadine (Baltz) Parnell in Marlow Oklahoma, where she grew up and completed high school. Bea was married to William G. Booth on October 28, 1935. William preceded Bea in death, in 1967, after 32 years of marriage. Bea retired from Tinker Air Force Base, in Oklahoma City in 1985...
ROSE SHERMAN (12/09/10)
Rose Sherman, a/k/a Betty Brewer, The Tax Lady, 61, of Cassville, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 5, 2010, at Barry County Nursing Home in Cassville, following a three-year battle with cancer. She was born on March 20, 1949, in St. Louis, daughter of John and Anne Castro Meynell. ...
MAURICE PRIER (12/02/10)
Chief Petty Officer Maurice Prier, 75, of Purdy, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2010, at his daughter's home in Springfield. He was born on Nov. 1, 1935, in Purdy, the son of Oscar C. Prier and Rilla Andrews Prier. He was a lifelong resident of Purdy, and his home church was Gunter Church near Butterfield...
MELVA SULLIVAN (12/02/10)
Melba Evelyn (Farwell) Sullivan, 89, of Cassville, passed away Sunday, Nov. 28, 2010, in Red Rose Health and Rehabilitation Center, Cassville. She was born March 28, 1921, in the Roach Community at Eagle Rock, the daughter of Otto and Mae (Ireland) Farwell. On July 16, 1942, in Cassville, she was united in marriage to J. Raymond Sullivan, who preceded her in death on May 19, 1952...
JIMMIE LEE "JIM" STELLING (12/02/10)
Jimmie Lee "Jim" Stelling, 58, of Exeter, died Thursday, Nov. 25, 2010, in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield, from injuries he received during a motor vehicle accident Nov. 24 at Ridgley. He was born Aug. 23, 1952, in Clayton, the son of Clarence F. and Louise I. (Welshians) Stelling. He was united in marriage to Rebecca L. (Still) Renfrow on Aug. 12, 2004, in Miami, Okla...
CLEO HOUSE (12/02/10)
Gladys Cleo (Smalley) House, 94, of Exeter, passed away Saturday, Nov. 27, 2010, at Red Rose Health and Rehabilitation Center, Cassville. She was born July 13, 1916, near Cassville, the daughter of William "Bill" and Myra (Willard) Smalley. On Sept. 1, 1936, she was united in marriage to Gene Charles House, who preceded her in death Jan. 6, 1977. Also preceding her in death were her parents; one son, Marvin Eugene House; and two brothers in infancy...
BELVA BLYTHE EASLEY (12/02/10)
East Lansing, Michigan Belva Blythe Easley, retired school teacher, died Nov. 23, 2010, at Sparrow Hospital, Lansing, MI, of cardiac arrest. She was born Feb. 13, 1920, in Golden, to Claude and Nellie Blythe. She graduated from Cassville High School at the age of 15 and attended S.M.S. ...