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Obituaries from July 2012

SHELIA JOAN BELOPAVLOVICH (07/24/12)
Shelia Joan Belopavlovich, 41, of Lee's Summit, passed away Monday, July 16, 2012, in her home. She was born Aug. 8, 1970, in Neosho, the daughter of Elwaine and Sharlet (Hines) Sharp. On March 13, 1994, in Southwest City, she was united in marriage to Alvin Belopavlovich, who survives...
PAULINA HERNANDEZ (07/24/12)
Martha Paulina Hernandez, 7, of Wheaton, passed away Monday, July 16, 2012, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. She was born Aug. 24, 2004, in Aurora, the daughter of Manuel and Martha Alicia Hernandez, who survive. Additional survivors include: three sisters, Sasha Flores, of Houston, Texas, and Ashley Flores and Karina Hernandez, both of Wheaton; maternal grandparents, Maria Sanchez and Manuel Ulloa; and paternal grandparents, Manuel Chavez Hernandez and Paulina Zacarias...
GEORGE COLLINGS (07/24/12)
George Collings, 78, of Springdale, Ark., passed away Tuesday, July 24, 2012, in Westwood Health and Rehab, Springdale, Ark. Arrangements will be announced by McQueen Funeral Home, Wheaton. A complete obituary will be in next week's paper. Visit www.fohnfuneralhome.com for online obituaries, guestbook and private condolences...
CHARLES BOYD (07/24/12)
Charles W. Boyd, 68, of Baxter Springs, Kan., passed away Thursday, July 19, 2012, in Freeman Hospital, Joplin. He was born in Monett, March 18, 1944, the son of William Selah and Faye (Woods) Boyd. He was united in marriage on July 28, 1965, to Shelia Meine, who survives...
BRIEN LEROY SMITH (07/24/12)
Brien Leroy Smith, 54, of Cassville, passed away Sunday, July 22, 2012, in his home. 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...
SHIRLEY SCHELL (07/24/12)
Shirley M. Schell, 73, of Tulsa, Okla., passed away on Friday, July 20, 2012, at her home in Tulsa, following an illness. Shirley was born on Aug. 14, 1938, in Powell, Mo., the daughter of the late Chester Woodard and Oleta (Banks) Laughlin. She worked for Boeing Aircraft in Wichita, Kan., before moving to Tulsa in 1968. She attended the 10th and Rockford Church of Christ in Tulsa. She enjoyed collecting antiques and Barbies...
RACHEL R. SAMS (07/18/12)
Rachel R. Sams, 67, of Jenkins, passed away Thursday, July 12, 2012, in Mercy Hospital, Springfield. She was born Sept. 16, 1944, in Springfield, the daughter of Charles Floyd and Elizabeth Scott (Grandstaff) Price. On Oct. 13, 1984, in Jenkins, she was united in marriage to Darrell Sams, who survives...
AARON LEE POSTON (07/18/12)
Aaron Lee Poston, 49, of Shell Knob, passed away on Wednesday, July 11, 2012, from injuries received in an accident at the intersection of "YY" and Highway 39 in Shell Knob. He was born on Feb. 12, 1963, son of Dall and Bertie May Poston, in American Fork, Utah. ...
MARY ANN NOWAK (07/18/12)
Mary Ann Nowak, 53, of Cassville, passed away on July 10, 2012, at her home. She was born on Feb. 10, 1959, to Raymond and Felicite (Jones) Acheson, in St. Louis. She moved to Cassville in 1992. She was united in marriage to Jacob Nowak, Jr., on Dec. 31, 1997, in Eureka Springs, Ark. She worked as a waitress for a number of years...
LILLIAN JUANITA TISHER (07/18/12)
Lillian Juanita Tisher, 94, of Seligman, passed away Thursday, July 12, 2012, in her home. She was born Aug. 7, 1917, in Seligman, the daughter of Anderson Riley and Lula (Cline) Still. On July 31, 1934, she was united in marriage to Clarence Tisher, who preceded her in death in 1965. Also preceding her in death were her parents, four brothers, two sisters, two grandsons and one great-great-grandchild...
CECIL L. JOHNSON (07/18/12)
Cecil L. Johnson, 84, of Eagle Rock, passed away Sunday, July 15, 2012, in Red Rose Health and Rehabilitation Center, Cassville. He was born July 20, 1927, in North Kansas City, the son of Hosie and Lola (Anderson) Johnson. On April 12, 1947, he was united in marriage to Marian Morelock, who survives...
JO CAROL FRIESEN (07/18/12)
Jo Carol Friesen passed away July, 10, 2012, at her home. She was active in Girl Scouts and CASA while in Syracuse. She also had a successful career showing cocker spaniels, serving on the National Cocker Spaniel Board and judging competitions. After retiring, she honed her skills at quilting, enjoying the art and the companionship of her quilting group...
SHELIA BELOPAVLOVICH (07/18/12)
Shelia Belopavlovich, 41, of Lee's Summit, passed away Monday, July 16, 2012, in her home. 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...
DARREL MORLAN (07/18/12)
Darrel Lee Morlan, 62, of Monett, passed away Thursday, July 12, 2012, at his home. He was born July 6, 1950, in Wheaton, the son of Beulah (Potter) Morlan and the late Jack Morlan. He was united in marriage on Sept. 18, 1970, in Monett, to Donna Spain, and she survives...
MARTHA PAULINA HERNANDEZ (07/18/12)
Martha Paulina Hernandez, 7, of Wheaton, passed away Monday, July 16, 2012, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. A Spanish funeral mass will be held at 12 p.m. (noon) Monday, July 23, in McQueen Funeral Home, Wheaton, with visitation to follow until 5 p.m. Rev. John Braun will conduct the mass...
JUNIOR BURBRIDGE (07/11/12)
Junior R.L. Burbridge, 79, of Cassville, passed away Sunday, July 1, 2012, in his home. He was born July 24, 1932, in Shell Knob, the son of Vernie R.L. and Arizona (Blythe) Burbridge. On June 18, 1951, in Monett, he was united in marriage to Mahala Owens, who survives...
PARLEE LLOYD (07/11/12)
Dema "Parlee" Lloyd, 79, of Washburn, passed away Wednesday, July 4, 2012, in her home. She was born Jan. 22, 1933, in Washburn, the daughter of Vadis Lee and Velma (Henry) Morgan. On June 2, 1976, in Washburn, she was united in marriage to Randal Lloyd, who preceded her in death on March 13, 1978. Also preceding her in death were her parents; three brothers, James, Richard and Larry Morgan; and two sisters, Geneva Henry and Bonnie Coin...
DARLENE THOMAS (07/11/12)
Barbara "Darlene" Thomas, 70, of Cape Fair, passed away Wednesday, July 4, 2012, in Mercy Hospital, Springfield. Preceding her in death were her parents; one sister, Floydene Baker; two brothers, Claude Daniel and Carroll Daniel; and one grandson. She grew up and received her education in Pomona, Calif. ...
PEGGY ANN FAHRING (07/11/12)
Peggy Ann Fahring, 59, of Purdy, passed away Friday, July 6, 2012. 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...
CHARLES LEON RIDDLE (07/11/12)
Charles Leon Riddle, 87, of Ozark, passed away June 21, 2012. He was born June 5, 1925, in Cassville, to Charles and Audra (Moore) Riddle. He was a member of South Haven Baptist Church, Springfield. He served in the U.S. Navy during WWII. His ship, Mt. Olympus, was docked in Tokyo Bay to witness the signing of the Japanese surrender...
NINA MARIE GIDDINGS (07/11/12)
Nina Marie Giddings, 60, of Washburn, passed away Monday, July 2, 2012, in her home. She was born Sept. 29, 1951, in Tulsa, Okla., the daughter of Eugene Kelley and Ella (Beede) Lakey. In 1967, in Wichita, Kan., she was united in marriage to Jim Giddings and to this union three children were born...
SELMA DELORES DALTON (07/11/12)
Selma Delores Dalton, 87, of Exeter, passed away at her home on Tuesday, July 3, 2012. She was born in Gregory, S.D., on March 28, 1925, daughter of John and Tora (Laurenson) Fischer. On Dec. 24, 1945, she was united in marriage to Raymond Dalton in Scottsbluff, Neb. He preceded her in death on Dec. 6, 2005. They moved to Exeter from California in 1992...
EUGENE JOE WILLIAMS (07/11/12)
Eugene Joe Williams, 87, of Marionville, formerly of Verona, passed away Friday, June 22, 2012 at the Ozarks Methodist Manor in Marionville. He was born June 26, 1924, in Barry County, the son of Herbert and Jewel Glenn (Thomas) Williams. He was a World War II U.S. Army veteran and a cattle rancher. He and his brother, Tom, owned Williams Brothers Construction for 30 years. He lived in the Verona and Aurora area until moving to Marionville in 2002...
BETTY DUNCAN (07/11/12)
Betty M. Duncan, 82, of Cassville, formerly of Dumas, Ark., died Tuesday, July 3, 2012. She was born May 22, 1930, in Star City, Ark., the daughter of Sammie B. and Margaret Storey Clark. She was a former employee at Sunbeam and owner of D&R Convenience Store. She attended Emmanuel Baptist Church in Cassville. Her son, Mike Reed and parents preceded her in death...
BERLENE DOROTHY STOLTE (07/11/12)
Berlene Dorothy (Moege) Stolte, 96, died Thursday, July 5, 2012, at the Pioneer Medical Center in Big Timber, Montana. Berlene was born on April 29, 1916, in Topeka, Kan. She married the Reverend Alfred Stolte in 1940. They lived in Hunter, Clay Center and Pratt, Kan., and Cassville, Missouri, during their Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod ministry years. The couple retired to Loveland, Colo., in 1978...
DICK BEBIE (07/03/12)
Richard W. "Dick" Bebie, 81, of Fairview, passed away Thursday, June 28, 2012, in Mercy Hospital at Joplin. Preceding him in death were his parents; one son, Lonnie Charles Bebie; a brother, Bruce Bebie; and two sisters, Erma Taylor and Doris Kirby...
JUNIOR BURBRIDGE (07/03/12)
Junior "R.L." Burbridge, 79, of Cassville, passed away Sunday, July 1, 2012, in his home. 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...
NINA GIDDINGS (07/03/12)
Nina M. Giddings, 60, of Washburn, passed away Monday, July 2, 2012, in her home. 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...
ROY CALVIN LANEY (07/03/12)
Roy Calvin Laney, 78, of Cassville, passed away Sunday, June 24, 2012, in Cassville Health and Rehabilitation. He was born June 10, 1934, in Washburn, the son of Ira Ernest and Dorthy Ellen (Day) Laney. On May 3, 2004, in Wyandotte, Okla., he was united in marriage to Virginia Laney, who survives...