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Stories from Thursday, May 20, 2010

Grads express love for Cassville High School (05/20/10)
Rain impacts attendance at RRSP kids fishing event (05/20/10)
Only 1,018 children attended Roaring River State Parks's spring Kids' Fishing Day on Saturday. Recent rainy weather probably detered many people from visiting the state park. "I thought the day turned out very well considering the weather and the flooding that occurred across the area," said Paul Spurgeon, Roaring River State Park Hatchery manager. "We were spared the flooding for the most part...
Summer school to be fully funded (05/20/10)
Most local districts to offer traditional programs
Wildcat tracksters head to sectionals (05/20/10)
The Cassville Wildcat boys track team claimed fourth place at the Class 3, District 6 track meet at Carl Junction on Saturday, and the Ladycats finished 12th overall in a field of 16 teams. West Plains won the boys' division and host Carl Junction was the girls' division winner...
County Calendar (05/20/10)
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...
JEANNE BASTIAN (05/20/10)
Audrey Jeanne Bastian, 85, of Rogers, Arkansas, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, May 13, 2010. She was born May 21, 1924 in St. Louis, Missouri, to Anthony and Maude Henderson Roth. Mrs. Bastian married F.W. "Bill" Bastian on March 14, 1943 in Lamar, Missouri. They were married 64 years before his death on December 15, 2007. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends...
EDNA LOUISE SWOPE HILL (05/20/10)
Edna Louise Swope Hill, 68, passed away on Saturday, May 15, 2010, at her residence in Seligman. She was born on Feb. 17, 1942, in Venice, Ill., daughter of Clarence Richard and Myrtle Marie (Lyon) Swope. She attended school in several states and at one point attended 13 schools in one year. she graduated from nursing school in 1971. She was baptized in 1994 and became a member of Rock Springs Baptist Church in Seligman...
ERMA MILDRED WOLF CARLIN (05/20/10)
Erma Mildred Wolf Carlin, 94, of Jenkins, passed away Thursday, May 13, 2010, in Red Rose Health and Rehabilitation Center, Cassville. She was born July 12, 1915, in Jenkins, the daughter of Thomas and Pearl (Eden) Edgmond. On July 7, 1933, in Cassville, she was united in marriage to Rue Wolf, who preceded her in death. On July 12, 1975, in Monett, she married Russell Carlin, who also preceded her in death...
MARY BRAND (05/20/10)
Mary L. Brand, 85, of Exeter, passed away Saturday, May 15, 2010, in St. John's Hospital, Cassville. She was born July 4, 1924, in Golden City, the daughter of Dallas Watson and Quncey Ann (Whitenberg) Stockton. She was united in marriage to James Howard Brand, who preceded her in death in 1991. Also preceding her in death were her parents; two sons, William Rex Hunt and Dallas Carl Hunt; one brother, Robert Stockton; and one sister, Irene Colbb...
WAYNE DELYLE JONES (05/20/10)
Wayne Delyle Jones, 80, of Shell Knob, passed away Thursday, May 13, 2010, in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield. He was born July 24, 1929, in Flint, Mich, the son of Ellis and Golda (Gillim) Jones. On May 14, 1983, in Las Vegas, Nev., he was united in marriage to B. Rae (Gordon) Brasher, who survives...
GERTRUDE A. "GERT" WILSON (05/20/10)
Gertrude A. "Gert" Wilson, 90, of Cassville, passed away Sunday, May 16, 2010, in Cox-Monett Hospital, Monett. She was born Nov. 29, 1919, in Crown Point, Ind., the daughter of John and Clara (Franz) Wehner. On Oct. 25, 1950, she was united in marriage to Noah Wilson, who preceded her in death on March 22, 2000. Also preceding her in death were her parents; one son, John Wilson; and four sisters...
MARCIA KAY ENNIS WEAVER (05/20/10)
Marcia Kay Ennis Weaver, 51, passed away on Sunday, May 16, 2010, at Cox South Hospital in Springfield, following a brief illness. She was born on Sept. 13, 1958, in Monett, daughter of Marvin and Helen Ennis. She was a livelong resident of Cassville and was employed at the Cassville Walmart store. She was a member of the Bridgeway Assembly of God in Shell Knob...
LOYA RAY (05/20/10)
Loya Allen Ray, 80, of Aurora, passed away Tuesday, May 11, 2010, in his home, surrounded by his family. Contributions may be made to King Cemetery in his memory. Visit www.fohnfuneralhome.com for online obituaries, guestbook and private condolences...
MARY LUCILE BRISCO (05/20/10)
Mary Lucile Brisco, 81, of Lampe, passed away Saturday, May 15, 2010, in St. John's Hospital, Berryville, Ark. She was born Feb. 14, 1929, in Compton, Ark., the daughter of Sam and Bessie (Fredrick) Sims. On Dec. 5, 1945, she was united in marriage to Clyde Orris Brisco, who preceded her in death. Also preceding her in death were her parents, three brothers and two sisters...
BRUCE WILLIAM SAPP (05/20/10)
Bruce William Sapp, 63, of Eagle Rock, passed away Sunday, May 16, 2010, in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield. He was born Dec. 3, 1946, in Pittsburgh, Penn., the son of Robert and Margaret (Miller) Sapp, who preceded him in death. Survivors include: his wife, Caren, of Pittsburgh, Penn.; three sons, Tony Sapp, Eric Sapp and Craig Sapp, all of Pittsburgh, Penn.; one daughter, Tammy Shaw, of Pittsburgh, Penn.; one brother, Ronald Sapp, of Eagle Rock; one sister, Roberta Sabatella of Turtle Creek, Penn.; eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.. ...
CHRISTOPHER DRISKILL (05/20/10)
Christopher Driskill, infant son of Michael and Amy (Hunt) Driskill, passed away Wednesday, May 12, 2010, in St. John's Hospital, Cassville. Survivors include: his parents; one brother, Noah Driskill, of the home; one sister, Hannah Driskill, of the home; grandparents, Randall and Angie Hunt and David and Helen Driskill; and great-grandparents, Lorena Hunt, Forest Driskill, Georgia Driskill and Houston Black...
ELIZABETH A. BONE (05/20/10)
Elizabeth A. Bone, age 68, of Cassville, Missouri, was born September 22, 1941, in Temple, Oklahoma, and passed away peacefully at her home, with her family by her side on Friday, May 14, 2010. On July 26, 1973, she was united in marriage to Robert "Red" Bone, who survives. ...
Students of the Month (05/20/10)
Top students from CHS speak (05/20/10)
We have finally reached the ever-hoped-for day of freedom. The class of 2010. Not only are we graduating, but we are doing so as a complete class. Not one of our peers is missing from our class because of a death or incompletion during the senior year. That in itself is an honorable and rare occasion. We have had our share of accident-prone incidents however. Thank God we can all share this day together...