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Stories from Thursday, January 14, 2010

School districts honored (01/14/10)
Cassville, Shell Knob and Wheaton receive prestigious awards
Cassville High School Tip-Off candidates (01/14/10)
Sen. Goodman to headline Cassville Chamber banquet (01/14/10)
Community members who attend the Cassville Area Chamber of Commerce's annual banquet will have the opportunity to hear an address by Sen. Jack Goodman. The banquet will be held in the Cassville High School commons area at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 23...
Ladycats defeat Hollister, 52-44 (01/14/10)
Cassville shows team maturity and depth in non-conference win
County Calendar (01/14/10)
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...
DOROTHY ELEANOR JARRETT (01/14/10)
Dorothy Eleanor Jarrett, 64, of Seligman, passed away Monday, Jan. 4, 2010, at her home. She was born Sept. 12, 1945, in San Bernardino, Calif., the daughter of Ermal and Anne Louise (Lord) Boyd, who preceded her in death. Survivors include: one son, Anthony Lee Pritchard, of Springfield; two daughters, Tamralyn Jones, of Springfield, and Christina Robin Sue Rawlings, of Mountain Home, Idaho; two brothers, Gary Walter Boyd, of Helendale, Calif., and Lauren Daniel Boyd and his wife, Carol, of Butefalls, Ore.; one sister, Luanne Germain Moyeda and her husband, Gerald, of San Bernardino, Calif.; 10 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.. ...
TEDDY JOE HOLLINGSWORTH (01/14/10)
Teddy Joe Hollingsworth, 58, of Fairview, passed away Sunday, Jan. 10, 2010, in his home. He was born Dec.12, 1951, in Arkansas, the son of Leslie James and Hazel (Baker) Hollingsworth, who preceded him in death. Also preceding him in death was one sister, Tammy Hollingsworth...
ANDREW JOE BAKER (01/14/10)
Andrew Joe Baker, 78, of Rocky Comfort, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2010, in Red Rose Health and Rehabilitation Center, Cassville. He was born Feb. 14, 1931, in Exeter, Calif., the son of A.F. and Jewell (Patton) Baker. On Nov. 18, 1977, in Washburn, he was united in marriage to Velma (Nodine) Snook, who survives...
GLADYS E. MURRAY (01/14/10)
Gladys E. Murray 91, of Shirley, Ark. passed away Sunday, Jan. 3, 2010. She was born June 14, 1918, at Brumley, Mo., to the late Theodore and Alta Mae Sutliff McClain. She married Ray Murray Dec. 18, 1937. Her husband, Ray, preceded her in death Aug. 1, 1992. Also preceding her are her parents, a brother, Lowell McClain, a daughter, Alta Ray Murray Watts, and a son, Dale Edward Murray...
THOMAS OWEN TATE (01/14/10)
Thomas Owen Tate, 70, of Monett, passed away Saturday, Jan. 9, 2010, in his home. He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Charles Winford Tate; and grandparents, T.G. "Pude" and Grace Morlan, and Walter and Rosa Tate. He received his education at Purdy, where he graduated from high school. He was a self-employed plumber...
DEVILLA R. GUNTER (01/14/10)
Devilla R. Gunter, 71, of Wheaton, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2010, in her home. Arrangements are pending and will be announced later 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...
QUENTIN CARL EPPERLY (01/14/10)
Quentin Carl Epperly, 90, of Cassville, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2010, in Barry County Care Center, Cassville. Preceding him in death other than his first wife, were his parents; two sons, Donald Epperly and Charles Epperly; a son-in-law, Ted Fordyce; two brothers; and four sisters...
DONALD BENTON JONES (01/14/10)
Donald Benton Jones, 83, of Cassville, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2010, in Red Rose Health and Rehabilitation Center, Cassville. He was born Feb. 10, 1926, in Pierce City, the son of Luther Benton and Mildred (Dillworth) Jones, who preceded him in death. Also preceding him in death was a great-grandson...
BOBBY LEE VAN SANDT (01/14/10)
Bobby Lee Van Sandt, 72 of Monett, passed away on Monday, Jan. 11, 2010, at his home. He was born in Barry County on Nov. 27, 1937, son of James Robert and Loretta (Phettaplace) Van Sandt. He was a lifelong resident of Barry County, graduating from Purdy High School. In 2003, he married Virginia M. Cordell in Oklahoma. He worked as a logger and house painter most of his life and was most recently employed with George's until his illness forced retirement...
Congratulations Barry County schools (01/14/10)
In 2009, three area school districts received one of the most prestigious awards handed out by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE). The Shell Knob School District received DESE's Distinction in Performance Award for the fourth consecutive year, and the Cassville School District received its third recognition. The Wheaton School District also excelled this year and received its first Distinction in Performance Award...