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Stories from Thursday, October 15, 2009

Drug task force busts first "shake and bake" meth lab (10/15/09)
Butterfield and Monett residents charged with attempting to manufacture and possession
Inspiring new outdoor enthusiasts (10/15/09)
Local stories found only in our Oct. 14, 2009 print edition (10/15/09)
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Wildcats blank Carl Junction 28-0 (10/15/09)
Cassville will open district play against Monett on Friday night
Meeting focuses on H1N1 virus (10/15/09)
On Oct. 8, local community members gathered at the Crowder College Cassville Campus auditorium to learn about the signs, symptoms and effects of the H1N1 virus. The Barry County Health Department and the Barry County Office of Emergency Management hosted the public information meeting, which was attended by around 20 individuals...
Wildcats blank Carl Junction 28-0 (10/15/09)
Cassville will open district play against Monett on Friday night
County Calendar (10/15/09)
MEETING: Meth to Miracles outreach group will meet at 7 p.m. in the upstairs of the Family Life Center in Cassville. All interested persons are invited to attend. SUPPORT GROUP: The Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) group of Cassville meets at 8 p.m. at 1308 Harold St. in Cassville. For more informa-tion, call 846-4044...
LEROY HARRIS (10/15/09)
LEROY HARRIS Leroy Harris, 73, of Purdy, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2009, at Red Rose Health and Rehabilitation in Cassville. He was born May 25, 1936, in Purdy, the son of Jessie "Dick" Howard and Dimple Hughey Harris. He was a tool and dye maker at Roderick Arms and Tool in Monett, and a member of the First Free Will Baptist Church in Purdy...
ORVILLE EUGENE CHANDLER (10/15/09)
ORVILLE EUGENE CHANDLER Orville Eugene Chandler, 76, of Eagle Rock, Missouri, passed away Monday, October 12, 2009, at home after an extended illness. Born February 23, 1933, to Roland and Julia Chandler, he graduated from LaHarpe High School in 1950 and attended college at Allen County Community College in Kansas. ...
JEANNIE EDENS WHITNEY (10/15/09)
Jeannie Edens Whitney, 81, formerly of Washburn, passed away Oct. 1, 2009, in Nashville, Tenn. The daughter of Freida Campbell Edens and granddaughter of N.E. Edens, she was born in Washburn Nov. 15, 1927. Jeannie and Howard F. Whitney were married Oct. 28, 1945. Howard preceded her in death March 21, 1995...
EULA MAY WEALAND (10/15/09)
EULA MAY WEALAND Eula May Wealand, 97, of Cassville, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2009. She was born Jan. 18, 1912, in Nevada, Mo., the daughter of John and Ethel Bowman. She graduated from Nevada High School in 1930. On May 23, 1940, she married Roy Wealand in Nowata, Okla. They lived in Nevada and in 1953 moved to Cassville. Roy passed away in 1966...
WANDA LEE WADE (10/15/09)
Wanda Lee Wade, 74, of Republic, passed away Saturday, Oct. 3, 2009, in her home. She was born March 3, 1935, in Barry County, the daughter of Delmar and Gertie (Ennes) Myers. She was united in marriage to Rev. Roy Lee Wade on Nov. 6, 1954. As a minister's wife, she continued in the ministry to the end of her life. She was a true servant of Christ. She was a homemaker, talented seamstress, cook and gardener. She had retired from Walmart in Republic...
JESSIE F. LUNEY (10/15/09)
Jessie F. Luney, 91, of Cassville, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2009, in St. John's Hospital, Cassville. Survivors include: two sons, Tom Luney and his wife, Andrea, of Cassville, and James Luney and his wife, Teresa, of Springdale, Ark.; one daughter, Sue Lockridge of Independence; eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren...
JANE JOHNSON (10/15/09)
Orah "Jane" Johnson, 88, of Shell Knob, passed away Saturday, Oct. 10, 2009, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. She was born April 7, 1921, in Viola, the daughter of Earl Elliott and Agusta Laura (Schreiner) Curry. On Sept. 15, 1940, in Blue Eye, she was united in marriage to Willis Howard Johnson, who preceded her in death on Oct. 20, 1987. Also preceding her in death were her parents, one brother and one sister...
OPAL "NADINE" EDIE (10/15/09)
Opal "Nadine" Edie, 86, of Purdy, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2009, in Springfield. She was the second daughter of seven children, born to James R. and Grace (Wilson) Channel in Mano, who preceded her in death. She was united in marriage to Lowell J. Edie, June 21, 1941. They lived their 59 years together on a farm in Barry County. She was employed by Johnston's in Cassville for 20 years. She was a member of the Bethany Baptist Church...
RICHARD VERNON "DICK" CARLSON (10/15/09)
Richard Vernon "Dick" Carlson, 67, of Shell Knob, passed away Monday, Oct. 5, 2009, in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield. He was born Aug. 2, 1942, in Des Moines, Iowa, the son of Alva and Betsy (Lundstrum) Carlson. On July 25, 1975, in Des Moines, he was united in marriage to Sandra Roy, who preceded him in death on June 29, 2006. Also preceding him in death was one brother...
BEVERLY A. MATTHEWS (10/15/09)
Beverly A. Matthews, 71, of Tulsa, Okla., passed away Monday, Oct. 5, 2009, from multi-organ failure. She was born in Exeter. she was a 1956 graduate of Washburn High School. She was a member of the Teamsters union and was retired from Rainbo Baking Company...
EDWARD H. BAKER (10/15/09)
Edward H. "Ed" Baker, 82, of Shell Knob, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2009, in St. John's Hospital, Berryville, Ark. He was born Jan. 18, 1927, in Milan, Mich., the son of Roscoe and Zona (Millage) Baker. On June 24, 1968, in San Diego, Calif., he was united in marriage to Deirdre J. Call, who survives...
LEONARD RAY BECK (10/15/09)
Leonard Ray Beck, 28, of Purdy, passed away Sunday, Oct. 11, 2009, as a result of an automobile accident near Eureka Springs, Ark. He was born Aug. 27, 1981, in Bentonville, Ark., the son of Leonard Beck, Jr. and Joyce Ann (Hayworth) Beck, who survive...
DEWEY LEE AKIN (10/15/09)
Dewey Lee Akin, 83, of Verona, passed away Sunday, Oct. 4, 2009, at his home. He was born Aug. 19, 1926, in Barry County, the son of William Fred and Ina Cordelia Hancock Akin. He was a cabinet maker. He was an Army Air Corps veteran of World War II. He was a member of the First Christian Church in Aurora. In 1982, he created Rocky Top Blueberry Farm in Verona, which is still family owned and operated...
MONICA M. STRAHL (10/15/09)
Monica M. Strahl, 84, of Tell City, Ind., passed away Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2009, at Oakwood Health Campus. She was born in Perry County, Ind., on March 19, 1925, daughter of the late Riley and Anna (Bruggenschmidt) Mosby. She was married to James Strahl who passed away in 1984. Also preceding her in death were her brothers, Paul, Ferdinand and Alfus Mosby...
GEORGE GURNEY (10/15/09)
George Veryl Gurney, age 76, of Cassville, Missouri, passed away Sunday, October 11, 2009, in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield, Missouri. He was born August 2, 1933, in Red Cloud, Nebraska, the son of William and Lillian (Coleman) Gurney. On August 14, 1976, in Kansas City, Missouri, he was united in marriage to Lois (Nelson) Groves, who survives...
RONALD EUGENE BOYD (10/15/09)
Ronald Eugene Boyd, 62, of Cassville, passed away Monday, Oct. 12, 2009, in his home. Graveside services with military honors will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16, in Sparks Cemetery, Butterfield, under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Pastor Robert Day will conduct the services...
Honored students (10/15/09)
Mark your calendar now (10/15/09)
There is a new TV series, "Glee," that is gaining a lot of attention and critical acclaim. The television show follows the struggles and successes of members of a high school glee club as the club's sponsor attempts to rise above stereotypes and teenage hierarchy issues to build a popular club. The show is funny and includes at least one fabulous musical number in each episode...