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Obituaries from September 2004

John Wilbur Miller (09/30/04)
John Wilbur Miller, 83, of Slater, died Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2004, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Rev. Pam Sebastian and Rev. Robert Sisney will officiate. Visitation will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. ...
Albert Earl Cooper (09/29/04)
Albert Earl Cooper, 94, of Forsyth, died Monday, Sept. 27, 2004, at the veterans home in Warrensburg. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 4, at Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Springfield. Rev. Dennis Winzenreid will officiate. Full military honors will be conducted by the veterans memorial team. Arrangements are under the direction of Greenlawn Funeral Home in Branson...
William Ben O'Dowd (09/29/04)
William Ben O'Dowd, 70, of Independence, died Monday, Sept. 27, 2004, at John Knox Village in Lee's Summit. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 30, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Chuck Hallin will officiate. Visitation will be from 1 until 2 p.m. Thursday at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial will be in Sunset Gardens Cemetery in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to John Knox Village Hospice...
Yvonne E. Wilkerson (09/29/04)
Yvonne E. Wilkerson, 71, of rural Marshall, died Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2004, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Visitation will be from 6:30 until 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 1, at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial will be in Ridge Park Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the American Heart Association or Arthritis Foundation...
Kenneth C. Lewellen (09/28/04)
Kenneth C. Lewellen, 86, of Marshall, formerly of rural Slater, died Sunday, Sept. 26, 2004, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 29, at Slater United Methodist Church. Rev. Jess Spurgin will officiate. ...
Kenneth C. Lewellen (09/27/04)
Kenneth C. Lewellen, 86, of Marshall, formerly of Slater, died Sunday, Sept. 26, 2004, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Arrangements are pending at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater.
Harry K. "Dutch" McCoy (09/27/04)
Harry K. "Dutch" McCoy, 94, of Marshall Junction, died Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2004, at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock, Ark. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 29, at Fairview Cemetery in Sweet Springs. Rev. Eugene McCoy will officiate. Visitation will be from 6:30 until 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 28, at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Sweet Springs. Memorials are suggested to New Salem Baptist Church or the charity of the donor's choice...
Max Minkler (09/27/04)
Max Minkler, 73, of Houstonia, died Friday, Sept. 24, 2004, near Houstonia. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 27, at Houstonia Baptist Church. Rev. Harold Nicks officiated. Pallbearers were Don Hopkins, Mike Chitwood, Gary Minkler, Gene Minkler, Norman Lancaster, Robert Minkler, Allen Minkler and Roger Minkler. Burial was in Houstonia Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to Houstonia Baptist Church or the Heart Fund...
Dora Lou Campbell (09/24/04)
Dora Lou Campbell, 80, of Marshall, died Thursday, Sept. 23, 2004, at The Living Center in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 27, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Rev. Gene Ekstrand will officiate. Pallbearers will be Robert Campbell, Dave Howard, Mike Deal, Maurice Campbell, Jim Crusha and Joe Morrow. ...
Stanley M. Hopkins (09/24/04)
Stanley M. Hopkins, 80, of Olathe, Kan., formerly of Marshall, died Saturday, Sept. 11, 2004, in Olathe. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, at Ridge Park Cemetery in Marshall. Rev. Kevin Gormley will officiate. Military graveside services will be conducted by American Legion Post 191 and the U.S. Air Force. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Sweeney-Reser-Wills Funeral Home in Marshall...
Harry K. McCoy (09/24/04)
Harry K. McCoy, 94, of Marshall Junction, died Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2004, at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock, Ark. Arrangements are pending at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Sweet Springs.
Ruth Petty Nichols (09/24/04)
Ruth Petty Nichols, 79, of rural Slater, died Thursday, Sept. 23, 2004, at Big Bend Retreat in Slater. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. William W. Harlow will officiate. Visitation will be from 10 until 11 a.m. Saturday at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial will be in Sunset Gardens Cemetery in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to American Diabetes Association...
Della M. "Tilly" Speck (09/23/04)
Della M. "Tilly" Speck, 76, of Sweet Springs, formerly of Sumner, died Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2004, at her home. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, at Sumner United Methodist Church in Sumner. Rev. Gail Brown and Rev. Joanne Davis will officiate. ...
Della Mae Speck (09/22/04)
Della Mae Speck, of Sweet Springs, died Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2004, at her home. Arrangements are pending at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Sweet Springs.
W.J. "Bob" Heim (09/21/04)
W.J. "Bob" Heim, 89, of rural Sweet Springs, died Sunday, Sept. 19, 2004, at Sweet Springs Villa. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 23, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Sweet Springs. William W. Harlow will officiate. Pianist Dan Wilcoxon will play "The Great Speckled Bird," "Rock of Ages" and "Amazing Grace." Pallbearers will be Dude Sims, Vernon Sylvester, David Long, Don Wilcoxon, Earl Fain Jr. ...
William J. Heim (09/20/04)
William J. Heim, 89, of Sweet Springs, died Sunday, Sept. 19, 2004, at Sweet Springs Villa. Arrangements are pending at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Sweet Springs.
Arthur W. "Coon" "Mac" McDonough (09/20/04)
Arthur W. "Coon" "Mac" McDonough, 85, formerly of Marshall, died Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2004, in Clarkdale, Ariz. A memorial service was held Friday, Sept. 10, at St. Thomas Episcopal Church in Clarkdale. Memorials are suggested to St. Thomas Episcopal Church, P.O. Box 1195, Clarkdale, AZ...
Effie Elaine Irving (09/17/04)
Effie Elaine Irving, 92, of Marshall, died Thursday, Sept. 16, 2004, at The Living Center in Marshall. Graveside services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 18, at Mt. Moriah cemetery in Slater. Born June 28, 1912, in Nelson, she was the daughter of the late Selsus and Verni Conway Everage. ...
Sherry Coldiron (09/16/04)
Sherry Coldiron, 65, of Dawn, died Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2004, in Caldwell County from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 17, at Lindley Funeral Home in Chillicothe. Visitation will be from 6 until 8 p.m. ...
Clara M. Stober (09/16/04)
Clara M. Stober, 75, of rural Marshall, died Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2004, at Sweet Springs Villa in Sweet Springs. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 17, at First Baptist Church in Sweet Springs. Rev. Charles R. Ahlemann and Rev. ...
Ruby VanBuskirk (09/16/04)
Ruby VanBuskirk, 93, of Marshall, died Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2004, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 18, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. William W. Harlow will officiate. Visitation will be from noon to 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Ridge Park Cemetery in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to Smith Chapel United Methodist Church in rural Marshall...
Mary Belle Boling (09/15/04)
Mary Belle Boling, 95, of Slater, died Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2004, at Big Bend Retreat in Slater. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 17, at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater. Rev. Robert Sisney will officiate. Organist Bethany Weiker will play "How Great Thou Art" and "It is Well With My Soul." Pallbearers will be Richard L. ...
Emil O. Rippley (09/15/04)
Emil O. Rippley, 94, of Sweet Springs, died Monday, Sept. 13, 2004, at Sweet Springs Villa in Sweet Springs. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 17, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Sweet Springs. Rev. Gene Smith will officiate. Pallbearers will be Larry Duncan, Wendell Olsen, Tim Scott, David Esser, Leonard Taylor and Robert Guier. ...
Clara M. Stober (09/15/04)
Clara M. Stober, 75, of rural Marshall, died Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2004, at Sweet Springs Villa. Funeral arrangements are pending at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Sweet Springs.
Mary Belle Boling (09/14/04)
Mary Belle Boling, 95, of Slater, died Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2004, at Big Bend Retreat in Slater. Funeral arrangements are pending at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater.
Thomas Christopher Watson Duncan (09/14/04)
Thomas Christopher Watson Duncan, infant son of Thomas A. Duncan and Christin S. Darling Duncan of Marshall, died Monday, Sept. 13, 2004, at University Hospital and Clinics in Columbia. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 15, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Burial will be in Ridge Park Cemetery in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to Ronald McDonald House...
Anna Bell Harrison (09/13/04)
Anna Bell Harrison, 83, of Marshall, died Friday, Sept. 10, 2004, at Big Bend Retreat in Slater. Funeral services were held at 1:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 13, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Pianist Julie Lewis played "How Great Thou Art" and "What a Friend We Have in Jesus." Pallbearers were Brent Gorrell, Gary Gorrell, Freddie Adams, Tooter Pannell, Larry Price and Russell Lee Plattner...
Jack Lynn Willig (09/13/04)
Jack Lynn Willig, 47, of Harrisonville, died Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2004, in Harrisonville. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 11, at First Baptist Church in Harrisonville. Pastor Darrin Widner and Paul Fishell officiated. Music included "Life By the Drop," "My Way" and "I Can Only Imagine" performed by Paul and Jalaine Fishell. ...
George W. Douglas (09/10/04)
George W. Douglas, 88, of Olathe, Kan., formerly of Slater, died Thursday, Sept. 9, 2004, at Royal Terrace Care Center in Olathe. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Sept. 13, at Slater United Methodist Church. Jerry Geisert will officiate. Burial will be in the Slater City Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10 until 11 a.m. Monday at the church. Memorials are suggestd to the church in care of Weiker Funeral Home in Slater...
Anna Belle Harrison (09/10/04)
Anna Belle Harrison, 83, of Marshall, died Friday, Sept. 10, 2004, at Big Bend Retreat in Slater. Arrangements are pending at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall.
Barbara Ann Smith-Singer (09/10/04)
Barbara Ann Smith-Singer, 63, of Kansas City, Kan., died Thursday, Sept. 9, 2004. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 13, at Our Lady of the Presentation Catholic Church in Lee's Summit. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, with burial in the Slater City Cemetery. ...
Robert A. "Bob" Snoddy (09/10/04)
Robert A. "Bob" Snoddy, 42, of rural Miami, died Thursday, Sept. 9, 2004, in Saline County as a result of an automobile accident. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 11, at Victory Christian Fellowship Church in Waverly. Pastor Jerry Curry will officiate. Visitation will be from 6:30 until 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 10, at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to Victory Christian Fellowship School Education Fund...
Edna W. Burks (09/07/04)
Edna W. Burks, 94, of Saline City, died Sunday, Sept. 5, 2004, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 8, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Saline City. Rev. Mark Hass will officiate. Gladys Gessling, organist, will accompany Judi Hodges as she sings "The Old Rugged Cross." She will accompany the congregation in singing "I Know My Redeemer Lives." Pallbearers will be Edward William Burks, Michael Brame Burks, Thomas Michael Hinken, Matthew Wayne Burks, Ted L. ...
J.C. Butner (09/07/04)
J.C. Butner, 85, of Slater, died Sunday, Sept. 5, 2004, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 10, at Slater United Methodist Church. Rev. Jerry Geisert will officiate. Visitation will be from 7 until 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 9, at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater. Burial with military honors will be in Mount Moriah Cemetery in Slater. Memorials are suggested to the church...
George H. Thomas (09/07/04)
George H. Thomas, 92, of Marshall, died Friday, Sept. 3, 2004, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 8, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Pallbearers will be Eric Kirchhoff, Jeff Kirchhoff, Philip Jones, Jim Folk, Jeremy Kirchhoff and Caleb Kirchhoff. ...
Jerry Van Dice (09/07/04)
Jerry Van Dice, 50, of Sedalia, died Sunday, Sept. 5, 2004, at Bothwell Regional Health Center in Sedalia. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 8, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Rev. Mike Redman will officiate. Pallbearers will be Jim Dice, John Dice, Eugene Dice, Daniel Dice, Calvin Blumhorst and Jerry Richart. ...
Erma Mildred Bywaters (09/03/04)
Erma Mildred Bywaters, 92, of Marshall, died Thursday, Sept. 2, 2004, at Big Bend Retreat in Slater. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 7, at Sunset Gardens Cemetery in Marshall. Rev. Dave Huck will officiate. Memorials are suggested to First United Methodist Church in the care of Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall...
Robert K. "Kirt" Garnett (09/03/04)
Robert K. "Kirt" Garnett, 60, of Slater, died Friday, Sept. 3, 2004, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 7, at First Baptist Church in Slater. Rev. Robert Sisney will officiate. Friends may call Tuesday morning prior to the funeral at the church. Burial will be in the Rehoboth Cemetery in Slater. Memorials are suggested to Boy Scout Troop 41 or Fitzgibbon-Mary Montgomery Hospice...
Vernon M. Logan (09/02/04)
Vernon M. Logan, of Kansas City, formerly of Slater, died Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2004, at his home in Kansas City. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 4, at the St. Paul Freewill Baptist Church in Slater. Burial will be in the Mt. Moriah Cemetery. Friends may call from 9 until 10 a.m. Saturday at H.T. May and Son Funeral Home in Marshall and from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday at the church...
William D. "Bill" Pabst (09/02/04)
William D. "Bill" Pabst, 76, of Marshall, died Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2004, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 4, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Marshall. Father Kevin Gormley will officiate. Pallbearers will be Bill Pace, Mike Pace, Clarence Wisnoski, Joshua Pabst, Melissa Eilers, Michael Eilers and Paul Shoemaker. ...
Harvey Sylvester Sr. (09/02/04)
Harvey Sylvester Sr., 84, of rural Sweet Springs, died Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2004, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 3, at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Emma. Pastor Walter Snyder will officiate. ...
H.W. "Bill" Gilliam (09/01/04)
H.W. "Bill" Gilliam, 62, of Richmond, died Monday, Aug. 30, 2004, at Shirkey Leisure Acres in Richmond. Graveside services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 2, at Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Marshall. Rev. Dallas Bundy will officiate. ...
Vernon Logan (09/01/04)
Vernon Logan, 45, of Kansas City, formerly of Slater, died Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2004, at his home. Funeral arrangements are pending at H.T. May and Son Funeral Home in Marshall.
Harvey Sylvester (09/01/04)
Harvey Sylvester, 84, of rural Sweet Springs, died Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2004, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia. Arrangements are pending at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Sweet Springs.