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Zaidren Isaiah Williams (04/16/14)
Zaidren Isaiah Williams, infant son of Jeremy Williams and Chasity Mays, died Friday, April 11, 2014, in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, April 18, 2014, at HT May and Son Funeral Home in Columbia, with the Rev. Tamra Bolden officiating. Visitation will be held from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Columbia Cemetery...
John H. Nichols (04/15/14)
John H. Nichols, 67, of rural Blackburn, died Sunday, April 13, 2014, at University Hospital and Clinics in Columbia. No services will be held. Memorials may be made to Elmwood United Methodist Church or Sweet Springs Public Library in care of Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home. Friends may sign the online register book at www.campbell-lewis.com...
Oliver Yates Jr. (04/15/14)
Oliver Yates Jr., 86, of Chillicothe, formerly of Marshall, died Monday, April 7, 2014, at the home of his daughter. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall, with Pastor Brent Reeter officiating. ...
Oliver Yates Jr (04/14/14)
Oliver Yates Jr, 86, of Chillicothe, formerly of Marshall, died Monday, April 7, 2014, at his home. Funeral arrangements are pending at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall.
Harry E. Johnson (04/14/14)
Harry E. Johnson, 83, of rural Sweet Springs, died Thursday, April 10, 2014, at University Hospital and Clinics in Columbia. Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Monday, April 14, 2014, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Sweet Springs, with William W. Harlow officiating. ...
Ann O. Aulgur (04/11/14)
Ann O. Aulgur, 75, of rural Marshall, died Thursday, April 10, 2014, at her home. A celebration of life service will be held at 7 p.m., Monday, April 14, 2014, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall, and friends may call one hour prior to the service. Memorials may be made to Fitzgibbon-Mary Montgomery Hospice and an online guestbook is available at www.campbell-lewis.com...
Wanda Faye Latham (04/10/14)
Wanda Faye Latham, 83, of Fulton, died Wednesday, April 9, 2014. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 12, 2014, at Court Street United Methodist Church, with Pastor Emily Carroll and Pastor Dan Adkison officiating. Interment will be in Hillcrest Cemetery. ...
Mary Lou Mackler (04/09/14)
Mary Lou Mackler, 94, of Sweet Springs, died Saturday, April 5, 2014. Graveside services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, April 14, 2014, in Ridge Park Cemetery in Marshall, followed by lunch at 12:30 p.m. at Missouri Valley College. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Lives Under Construction Boys Ranch, 296 Boys Ranch Road, Lampe, MO 65681...
Michael L. "Mike" Galloway (04/09/14)
Michael L. "Mike" Galloway, 63, of Dexter, formerly of Slater, died Monday, April 7, 2014, at St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, April 12, 2014, at Slater United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Robert Sisney officiating. Burial will be in Slater City Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 2 to 3 p.m. Saturday at the church. Memorials are suggested to the Slater High School Scholorship Fund in care of Weiker Funeral Home in Slater...
Ronald Dean Laxson (04/08/14)
Ronald Dean Laxson, 75, of Marshall, died Monday, April 7, 2014, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 10, 2014, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall, with the Rev. Randy Shannon officiating. Visitation will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. ...
Michael Galloway (04/08/14)
Michael Galloway, 63, of Dexter, formerly of Slater, died Monday, April 7, 2014, at St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis. Funeral arrangements are pending at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater.
William Homer "Bill" Bales Jr. (04/08/14)
William Homer "Bill" Bales Jr., DVM, 81, of Liberty, died Wednesday, March 12, 2014, at Liberty Hospital. Funeral services were held at 4 p.m. Saturday, March 15, 2014, at Park Lawn Northland Chapel in Liberty. Burial with military honors was held in New Hope Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to the Liberty Animal Shelter or to the Parkinson's Foundation...
Dorothy J. Johnston (04/04/14)
Dorothy J. Johnston,83, of Slater, died Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at the University of Missouri Hospital in Columbia. At her request no services will be held. Memorials are suggested to the American Diabetes Association in care of Weiker Funeral Home in Slater...
Laverne W. Viets (04/04/14)
Laverne W. Viets, 75, of rural Sweet Springs, died Thursday, April 3, 2014, at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, April 7, 2014, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Sweet Springs, with Pastor Dan Wing officiating. ...
Joan S. Lewis (04/03/14)
Joan S. Lewis, 83, of Marshall, died Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 5, 2014, at First United Methodist Church in Marshall, with the Rev. Sandy Nenadal officiating. ...
Mary J. "Betty" Nease (04/03/14)
Mary J. "Betty" Nease, 76, of Bolivar, formerly of Slater, died Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at Mercy Hospital in Springfield. Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, April 5, 2014, at First Baptist Church in Slater, with the Rev. Bruce Hess officiating. Burial will be in Slater City Cemetery. Visitation will be from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, April 4, 2014, at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater. Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society or Meals on Wheels...
Dorothy Johnston (04/03/14)
Dorothy Johnston, 83, of Slater, died Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at University of Missouri Hospital in Columbia. Funeral arrangements are pending at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater.
Doris C. Armstrong (04/02/14)
Doris C. Armstrong, 80, of Marshall, died Sunday March 30, 2014, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Gerth Funeral Chapel in Memphis, with Pastor Dan Hite officiating. Burial will be in Pauline Cemetery in Rutledge. Visitation will be held from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to the Pauline Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to Pauline Cemetery...
John Wesley Ward (04/01/14)
John Wesley Ward, 77, of Marshall, died Saturday, March 29, 2014, at the Veterans Hospital in Columbia. Memorial services will be held Thursday, April 3, 2014, in Missouri Veterans' Cemetery in Higginsville, with the Rev. Donald White officiating. Born Nov. 10, 1936, in Glasgow, he was the son of the late Clotile White. He was of the Methodist faith and a retired veteran of the U.S. Air Force...
John R. Buck (04/01/14)
John R. Buck, 82, of Kansas City, Kan., died Friday, March 28, 2014, at his home surrounded by his family. Funeral Services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at Alden-Harrington Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Bonner Springs Cemetery. ...
Russell I. Nicholas (04/01/14)
Russell I. Nicholas, 89, of Marshall, died Wednesday, March 12, 2014, in Andover, Kan., at his home where he had lived the past two years. Memorial graveside services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Ridge Park Cemetery in Marshall. Visitation will be held from 2 to 3 p.m. Saturday at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Red Cross in Marshall. Friends may sign the online register book at www.campbell-lewis.com...
Delores Lynn Burkitt (03/31/14)
Delores Lynn Burkitt, 66, of Marshall, died Saturday, March 29, in Kansas City. Cremation. No services to be held. She was born March 11, 1948. She was a 15 year resident of Saline County. She is survived by her children, Clifford Wolfe of Marshall, Clarissa Wollery of Oklahoma City, Okla., Carol Cash of Marshall and Carl Overturf of Smithville; nine grandchildren; and one great-grandchild...
Phyllis Anne Purdy (03/31/14)
Phyllis Anne Purdy, 64, of Green Ridge, died Saturday, March 29, 2014, at her home. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at New Salem Baptist Church at Marshall Junction. Casket bearers will be Robert B. Sleeper, Carla Allison, Korbin Pointer, Kevin Riley, Andy Riley and Bruce Saltsgaver. ...
Grace Josephine Roth Miller (03/26/14)
Grace Josephine Roth Miller, 89, of Jefferson City, died Sunday, March 23, 2014, at the Villa Marie Nursing Center. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 26, 2014, at First Presbyterian Church, with the Rev. Robert Erickson and the Rev. ...
William L. Clark (03/26/14)
William L. Clark, 90, died peacefully at home in Charlotte, N.C., on Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, after a brief illness. Mr. Clark was born in Poplar Bluff, on Sept. 20, 1923, to the late Elizabeth Weilein and William Everett Clark. He lived in Marshall as a boy and graduated from Marshall High School in 1941. ...
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