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Obituaries from May 2002

Dorothy Heying (05/31/02)
Dorothy Heying, 80, of Marshall, died Thursday, May 30, 2002, at Golden Oaks Residential Care in rural Marshall. Cremation. Memorial graveside services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, June 2, at the Miami Cemetery in Miami.
Michael Allen Chaney Sr. (05/28/02)
Michael Allen Chaney Sr., 46, of rural Slater, died Thursday, May 23, 2002, in rural Slater. Graveside services were held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 28, at Sunset Gardens Cemetery in Marshall.
Opal Bredohoeft (05/28/02)
Opal Bredohoeft, 83, of Concordia, died Friday, May 24, 2002, at Lutheran Good Shepherd Home in Concordia. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday, May 27, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Concordia.
Robert L. Hoy Jr. (05/24/02)
Robert L. Hoy Jr., 61, of Atlanta, Ga., died Monday, May 20, 2002. A memorial service will be held Tuesday, May 28, at Glenn Memorial United Methodist Church in Atlanta.
Virgil W. Smith (05/24/02)
Virgil W. Smith, 90, of New Florence, died Wednesday, May 22, 2002, at New Florence Nursing and Care Center in New Florence. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 25, at Schlanker Funeral Home in Montgomery City. Rev. Gerald Kaimann will officiate...
Kenneth "Ken" L. Elliott (05/23/02)
Kenneth "Ken" L. Elliott, 67, of Marshall, died Wednesday, May 22, 2002, at University Hospital and Clinics in Columbia. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 25, with Masonic services at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. William W. Harlow will officiate...
Myrtle M. Gibson (05/23/02)
Myrtle M. Gibson, 87, of Marshall, died Wednesday, May 22, 2002, at Golden Oaks Residential Care in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, May 25, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Dr. N. Paul Callahan, Rev. Wayne Doolin and Rev. Vernon Maxted will officiate...
Belma Lee Duffey (05/23/02)
Belma Lee Duffey, 90, of Sweet Springs, died Wednesday, May 22, 2002, at the Sweet Springs Villa. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, May 25, at Fairview Cemetery in Sweet Springs. Rev. Charles R. Ahlemann will officiate.
Helen Louise Benedict Claycomb (05/22/02)
Helen Louise Benedict Claycomb, 56, of Bosworth, died Monday, May 20, 2002, at her home in Bosworth. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday, May 24, at Gibson Funeral Home in Brunswick. Rev. Lanny Lybarger will officiate.
Myrtle M. Gibson (05/22/02)
Myrtle M. Gibson, 87, of Marshall, died Wednesday, May 22, 2002, at Golden Oaks Residential Care in Marshall. Arrangements are pending at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall.
Kathleen Brown (05/22/02)
Kathleen Brown, 90, of Marshall, died Saturday, May 18, 2002, at The Living Center in Marshall. Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 21, at Enon Cemetery near Excelsior Springs. Rev. Jerry Geisart officiated.
Margaret E. Hanley (05/21/02)
Margaret E. Hanley, 89, of Marshall, died Tuesday, May 21, 2002, at Big Bend Retreat in Slater. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 23, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Marshall. Father Kevin Gormley will officiate.
Donna Sue Cook (05/28/02)
Donna Sue Cook, 69, of Montgomery, Texas, formerly of Slater, died Wednesday, May 22, 2002, at the Conroe Regional Hospital in Conroe, Texas. Cremation. Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m., Saturday, June 1, at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater.
Mary J. Cook (05/28/02)
Mary J. Cook, 93, of Slater died Friday May 24, 2002, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, May 29, at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater.
Fisher Warren Hill (05/31/02)
Fisher Warren Hill, 69, of Slater, died Wednesday, May 29, 2002, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 1, at the Abbott's Chapel United Methodist Church in Slater.
Irene LaRue Walker (05/30/02)
Irene LaRue Walker, 89, of Slater, died Wednesday, May 29, 2002, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 2, at the First Baptist Church of Slater.
Cherrie H. Means (05/30/02)
Cherrie H. Means, 57, of Champaign, Ill., died Monday, May 27, 2002, at the Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, Ill. Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 p.m., Saturday, June 1, at the Mittendorf-Calvert Funeral Home in Champaign.
Warren Fisher Hill (05/30/02)
Warren Fisher Hill, 69, of Slater, died Wednesday, May 29, 2002, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral arrangements are pending at the H.T. May and Son Funeral Home in Marshall.
Vivian L. Pointer (05/29/02)
Vivian L. Pointer, 48, of Marshall, died Saturday, May 25, 2002, at her home. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, May 30, at Sunset Gardens Cemetery in Marshall.
Ethelyn Ohantha Cook (05/29/02)
Ethelyn Ohantha Cook, 81, of Marshall, died Monday, May 27, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, May 31, at Mt. Olive Baptist Church in Marshall.
Bertha M. Sweigart (05/28/02)
Bertha M. Sweigart, 83, of Camp Hill, Pa., died Friday, May 24, at Holy Spirit Hospital in Camp Hill. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, May 30, in the Wiedeman Funeral Home in Steelton, Pa.
Vivian L. Pointer (05/28/02)
Vivian L. Pointer, 48, of Marshall, died Saturday, May 25, 2002, at her home. Funeral services are pending under the direction of Sweeney-Reser-Wills Funeral Home in Marshall.
Effie Ruth Owings (05/28/02)
Effie Ruth Owings, 88, of Marshall, died Sunday, May 26, at The Living Center in Marshall. Cremation. Friends may call Tuesday, May 28, at the Sweeney-Reser-Wills Funeral Home in Marshall. Private graveside services will be held Wednesday, May 29, at Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Marshall...
James Arthur McCartney (05/28/02)
James Arthur McCartney, 81, of Marshall, formerly of Cocoa Beach, Fla., died Saturday, May 25, 2002, at The Living Center in Marshall. Cremation and private family services.
Ohantha Cook (05/28/02)
Ohantha Cook, 81, of Marshall, died Monday, May 27, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Arrangements are pending at Green Funeral Home in Marshall.
Margaret Pelot Wehmhoener (05/21/02)
Margaret Pelot Wehmhoener, 92, of Carthage, formerly of Blackburn, died Sunday, Dec. 30, 2001, at St. Luke's Nursing Center in Carthage. A memorial graveside service will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, May 25, at Blackburn Cemetery in Blackburn. Rev. Paul A. Wobus will officiate...
Margaret Pelot Wehmhoener (05/20/02)
Margaret Pelot Wehmhoener, 93, of Carthage, formerly of Blackburn, died Sunday, Dec. 30, 2001, at St. Luke's Nursing Center in Carthage. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, May 25, at Blackburn Cemetery in Blackburn. Rev. Paul A. Wobus will officiate...
Zora Agnes McCain (05/07/02)
Zora Agnes McCain, 90, of Barnhart, died Sunday, May 5, 2002, at her home. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, May 8, at United General Baptist Church in Pevely. Rev. Randy Starkey will officiate.
William Lynch (05/06/02)
William Lynch, 86, of Blue Springs, formerly of Marshall, died Monday, May 6, 2002, at St. Mary's Manor in Blue Springs. Arrangements are pending at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall.
Mitchel F. Geisler Sr. (05/06/02)
Mitchel F. Geisler Sr., 96, of rural Malta Bend, died Saturday, May 4, 2002, at the Harry S Truman Memorial Veterans Hospital in Columbia. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 7, at Union Cemetery near Marshall. Rev. James R. West will officiate...
Mildred N. Epperson (05/06/02)
Mildred N. Epperson, 82, of Marshall, died Wednesday, May 1, 2002, at her home. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, May 6, at the Sweeney-Reser-Wills Funeral Home in Marshall. Rev. Vernon Maxted officiated.
Mildred N. Epperson (05/06/02)
Mildred N. Epperson, 82, of Marshall, died Wednesday, May 1, 2002, at her home. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, May 6, at the Sweeney-Reser-Wills Funeral Home in Marshall. Rev. Vernon Maxted officiated.
Harold B. Swinger (05/03/02)
Harold B. Swinger, 86, of Marshall, died Thursday, May 2, 2002, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, May 6, at the First Christian Church in Marshall.
Hale Clifton McCord II (05/03/02)
Hale Clifton McCord II, 79, of Warrensburg, formerly of Marshall, died Wednesday, May 1, 2002, at St. Luke's Hospital in Kansas City. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, May 6, at the Community of Christ Church in Warrensburg.
Mildred N. Epperson (05/03/02)
Mildred N. Epperson, 82, of Marshall, died Wednesday, May 1, 2002, at her home. Funeral arrangements are pending under direction of the Sweeney-Reser-Willis Funeral Home in Marshall
George William "Bill" Walter (05/02/02)
George William "Bill Walter, 82, of Columbia, formerly of Marshall, died Friday, April 26, 2002, in Columbia. A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, May 5, at Broadway Christian Church in Columbia. Rev. Rick Frost and Rev. Kim Ryan will officiate...
Gerald Hunt (05/01/02)
Gerald Hunt, 73, of Slater, died Monday, April 29, 2002, at the Glennon Place Care Center in Kansas City. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, May 3, at the Weiker Funeral Home in Slater. Rev. Tommy R. Barrett will officiate.
Mabel Carter (05/01/02)
Mabel Carter, 97, of Marshall, died Tuesday, April 30, 2002, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 3, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Marshall. Father Kevin Gormley will officiate.
William E. "Bill" Lynch (05/07/02)
William E. "Bill" Lynch, 86, of Blue Springs, formerly of Marshall, died Monday, May 6, 2002, at St. Mary's Manor in Blue Springs. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, May 9, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Rev. Vernon Maxted will officiate...
Leone Bailey Hamilton (05/08/02)
Leone Bailey Hamilton, 93, of Miami, died Tuesday, May 7, 2002, at Big Bend Retreat in Slater. Cremation. Memorial service will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, May 11, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. David Hamilton and George Kessinger will officiate...
Kathleen Brown (05/20/02)
Kathleen Brown, 90, of Marshall, died Saturday, May 18, 2002, at The Living Center in Marshall. Cremation. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 21, at Enon Cemetery near Excelsior Springs. Rev. Jerry Geisart will officiate.
George W. Welch (05/14/02)
George W. Welch, 96, of Stover, formerly of Marshall, died Thursday, April 25, 2002, at Golden Age Living Center in Stover. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, May 17, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Rev. Don Liebel will officiate...
Edna C. Pragman Brinkman (05/14/02)
Edna C. Pragman Brinkman, 83, of Blackburn, died Sunday, May 12, 2002, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 15, at Zion Lutheran Church in Blackburn. Rev. Timothy C. Miille will officiate.
Katherine Knight "Kay" Gifford (05/14/02)
Katherine Knight "Kay" Gifford, 76, of Shell Knob, died Friday, May 10, 2002, at Cox Walnut Lawn in Springfield. Cremation. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 18, at the Central Community United Methodist Church in Shell Knob. Rev. David Collum will officiate...
Alice Howery Shepard (05/13/02)
Alice Howery Shepard, 86, of Marshall, died Friday, May 10, 2002, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 14, at Gill Memorial Baptist Church in Marshall. Rev. Russ Johnson will officiate.
Emma Jean Hodges (05/13/02)
Emma Jean Hodges, 79, of Marshall, died Saturday, May 11, 2002, at The Living Center in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 16, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Rev. Steven C. Burbee will officiate.
R. Eileen Dorroh (05/13/02)
R. Eileen Dorroh, 74, of rural Smithton, formerly of Marshall, died Friday, May 10, 2002, in rural Smithton, at the home of her daughter.
Beryl R. White (05/10/02)
Beryl R. White, 67, of Marshall, died Thursday, May 9, 2002, at the Lutheran Good Shepherd Home in Concordia. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday, May 13, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Rev. Ed Champion will officiate.
Edith Mae Oquest (05/10/02)
Edith Mae Oquest, 86, of Meadville, formerly of Marshall, died Friday, May 10, 2002, at Hedrick Medical Center in Chillicothe. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 12, at Wright-Baker-Hill Funeral Home in Brookfield. Rev. Lawrence Hammond will officiate...
Beryl R. White (05/09/02)
Beryl R. White, 67, of Marshall, died Thursday, May 9, 2002, at the Lutheran Good Shepherd Home in Concordia. Arrangements are pending at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall.
Amanda "Mandy" Loretta Perdue Sims (05/08/02)
Amanda "Mandy" Loretta Perdue Sims, 91, of Butler, formerly of Marshall, died Tuesday, May 7, 2002, at Bates County Memorial Hospital in Butler. Graveside services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 9, at the Sunset Gardens Cemetery in Marshall. Rev. Giffin Simmons will officiate...
Robert E. Blum (05/01/02)
Robert E. Blum, 91, of Slater, died Wednesday, May 1, 2002, at the Big Bend Retreat in Slater. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 4, at the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Slater. Father Phil Kane will officiate.