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Stories from Thursday, January 6, 2011

Cassville community members share New Year's resolutions (01/06/11)
With the start of a new year, many people take the opportunity to make resolutions for change in their personal and professional lives. The top 10 resolutions across the nation are: 1. To spend more time with family and friends. 2. Exercise more. 3. Lose weight...
R-4 SD receives performance award (01/06/11)
Wheaton and Shell Knob school districts also honored by DESE this year
Cassville falls in OT thriller (01/06/11)
The Billings Wildcats squeezed out a 74-69 overtime victory over Cassville on Thursday night to earn the third place trophy at the Southwest Holiday Tournament. Billings scored seven of its 11 overtime points from the free throw line to secure the win in the most exciting game of the tournament...
PATRICIA JANE CLAIR (01/06/11)
Patricia Jane Clair, 78, of Bartlesville, Okla., formerly from Exeter, passed away on Dec. 23, 2010. She is preceded in death by her parents, Mildred and Herman Black, of Exeter.
ELIZABETH HULSE (01/06/11)
Elizabeth "Lu" Hulse, 84, of Cassville, passed away Monday, Jan. 3, 2011, in Red Rose Health and Rehabilitation Center, Cassville. She was born Dec. 5, 1926, in Pawhuska, Okla., the daughter of Luther and Lola Clarice (Grissette) Wood. In February 1945, in Pawhuska, Okla., she was united in marriage to Albert "Leo" Hulse, who preceded her in death in June 1998. Also preceding her in death were her parents; two sisters and two brothers...
MARJORIE MASSEY (01/06/11)
She was born June 9, 1919, in Geyser, Montana, the daughter of Hugh Allen and Cleda Fern (Lowe) Best. On December 20, 1941, in San Antonio, Texas, she was united in marriage to George G. Massey, who preceded her in death on September 27, 1993. Also preceding her in death were her parents, a son, George Massey, Jr.; two sisters, Janet and Kathryn; and a brother, Floyd...
PATRICIA ANN "PAT" ROBINSON (01/06/11)
Patricia Ann "Pat" Robinson, 80, of Shell Knob, passed away Monday, Dec. 27, 2010, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. She was born May 17, 1930, in Minneapolis, Minn., the daughter of Vernon Arthur and Mary Elizabeth (Hamilton) Lennartson. On June 26, 1948, in Osseo, Minn., she was united in marriage to Richard Gordon Robinson, who preceded her in death on Oct. 29, 2005. Also preceding her in death were her parents; a son, Leonard George Robinson; and a sister; Verna Mae Swaser...
MARVIN PUCKETT (01/06/11)
Marvin L. Puckett, 74, of Cassville, passed away Thursday, Dec. 30, 2010, at Barry County Care Center in Cassville. He was born on June 15, 1936, in Fort Lupton, Colo., the son of Ralph Joseph and Lucy May (Starbuck) Puckett. He was united in marriage to Doris Mayfield on June 22, 1956, in Alva, Okla...
ELSIE BOWMAN (01/06/11)
Elsie Marie Thompson Bowman, 101, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 30, 2010, at the Red Rose Health and Rehab in Cassville. She was born on July 24, 1909, in Cassville, the daughter of Charley and Anna Henson Thompson. She was a lifetime resident of Barry County and was a graduate of Cassville High School. ...
DAVID W. LOOPER (01/06/11)
David W. Looper, 92, of Cassville, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2010, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. He was born Nov. 24, 1918, in St. Joseph, the son of Harry Otis and Bertha Mae (Newmeyer) Looper. On Nov. 11, 1942, in Muncie, Kan., he was united in marriage to Lalah B. Foster, who preceded him in death on March 15, 2004. Also preceding him in death were his parents and a brother, Art Looper...
ZACHARY K. CLEVENGER (01/06/11)
Zachary K. Clevenger (Sturgell), 21, of Jenkins, passed away Thursday, Dec. 30, 2010, in Cox Medical Center South, Springfield. He was born May 27, 1989, in Springfield, the son of Connie (Ash) Clevenger. Preceding him in death was his grandfather, Oliver Ash...
CHESTER KRZYANIAK (01/06/11)
Chester Krzyzaniak, 90, of Enon, Ohio, formerly of Golden and Butterfield, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 22, 2010, in Community Hospital, Springfield, Ohio. He was born May 24, 1920, in Chicago, Ill., the son of Michael and Julia (Wojcicka) Krzyzaniak. On Aug. 15, 1957, in Hinsdale, Ill., he was united in marriage to Adaline Wendt, who preceded him in death on Aug. 9, 1984. Also preceding him in death were his parents...
LOLA TERRY (01/06/11)
Lola Terry, 98, of Purdy, passed away at her home Thursday, Dec. 30, 2010, with her family by her side. She was born Aug. 31, 1912, in Jenkins, to Robert Elisha and Deila (Passley) Henson. She united in marriage to Norman Terry on May 16, 1936, in Purdy. He preceded her in death on Sept.10, 1972...
ERNA HARTWIG (01/06/11)
Erna Hartwig, 81, of Shell Knob, passed away Saturday, Jan. 1, 2011, in her home. She was born Dec. 27, 1929, in Oeste Prussia, Germany, the daughter of Emil and Emilie (Schmalz) Hartwig, who preceded her in death. Also preceding her in death were four brothers and five sisters...
NADINE SHERWOOD (01/06/11)
L. Nadine Jaques Sherwood died in Florence, Ala., on Dec. 10, 2010. She was born on April 16, 1914, to Daniel and Souvina Jaques near Cassville. She was the youngest of 10 children. She married John Frank Banning in 1939. They eventually settled in Knoxville, Iowa, in 1952 and raised two sons, John and Deryll. They divorced in 1962. she worked for many years for the Veterans Administration in Knoxville, Iowa, and in Columbia. She married Kermit Sherwood in 1974. He preceded her in death...
2010 was another great year (01/06/11)
The start of any new year presents a crossroads with views of the year ahead and the year that has just passed. Many of us look forward and see a vista of new opportunities awaiting us. It's a time for fresh starts and new resolve to make changes we never got around to the previous year. ...