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Obituaries from April 2005

John Murray Jackson (04/29/05)
John Murray Jackson, 84, of rural Slater, died Thursday, April 28, 2005, at Big Bend Retreat in Slater. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 30, at Rehoboth Cemetery in Slater. Rev. Robert Sisney will officiate. Pallbearers will be Charlie Guthrie, James Harris, Arvin Johnson, Butch Johnson, Kevin Dryer and Jeff Dryer. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater. Memorials are suggested to the Alzheimer's Association...
Hilda E. Bales (04/28/05)
Hilda E. Bales, 95, of Marshall, died Wednesday, April 27, 2005, at Mar-Saline Manor in Marshall. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, April 29, at Ridge Park Cemetery in Marshall. Rev. Russ Johnson will officiate. Memorials are suggested to Gill Memorial Baptist Church in care of Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall...
Allie Elizabeth Perkins Cleveland (04/28/05)
Allie Elizabeth Perkins Cleveland, 86, of Lamar, died Monday, April 25, 2005 at Barton County Hospital in Lamar. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 30, at Hicks Funeral Home in Springfield. Born Jan. 14, 1919, in Blackwater, she was the daughter of the late Robert A. and Georgia Ann Stephenson Perkins. She married Lester Cleveland, who preceded her in death...
Melvin Hunt (04/28/05)
Melvin Hunt, 65, of Sweet Springs, formerly of Marshall, died Tuesday, April 26, 2005, at Sweet Springs Villa in Sweet Springs. Cremation. Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, April 29, at Sweet Springs Villa in Sweet Springs. Memorials are suggested to the family's choice in care of Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home...
Judith Ann "Julie" Lester (04/27/05)
Judith Ann "Julie" Lester, 64, of Green Brier, Ark., died Monday, April 18, 2005, in Conway, Ark. Cremation. Funeral services will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, May 2, at Salt Fork Cemetery in Nelson. Randy Shannon will officiate. Burial will be in Salt Fork Cemetery in Nelson...
Clara K. Johnson (04/25/05)
Clara K. Johnson, 94, of rural Sweet Springs, died Saturday, April 23, 2005, at The Living Center in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 27, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Sweet Springs. Rev. James Dahlke will officiate. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Wednesday at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Sweet Springs. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Sweet Springs. Memorials are suggested to Christ Lutheran Church or Alzheimer's Association...
Margaret Carolyn Weeks (04/25/05)
Margaret Carolyn Weeks, 68, of Buffalo, died Saturday, April 23, 2005, at Citizens Memorial Hospital in Bolivar. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 27, at Canton Otterness Funeral Home in Buffalo. Doug Earls will officiate. Sandy Hatfield will sing "Amazing Grace." Pallbearers will be John Heber Redd, james Griffiths, Erid Redd, Brandon Stewart, Andy Lewis, Brandon Lewis and Justin Cleveland. ...
Betty L. Coleman (04/22/05)
Betty L. Coleman, 72, of Marshall, died Friday, April 22, 2005, at her home. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 26, at First United Methodist Church in Marshall. William W. Harlow and Rev. Dave Huck will officiate. Visitation will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m. ...
Harold W. Harvey (04/22/05)
Harold W. Harvey, 76, of rural Malta Bend, died Thursday, April 21, 2005, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, April 25, at First United Methodist Church in Marshall. Rev. Dave Huck will officiate. Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, April 24, at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial will be in Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Saline County. Memorials are suggested to the Missouri River Chapter of the American Red Cross or Mt. Carmel Cemetery Association...
Pearlleta Carr Cunningham (04/20/05)
Pearlleta Carr Cunningham, 95, of Slater, died Tuesday, April 19, 2005, at University Hospital and Clinics in Columbia. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 23, at Slater United Methodist Church. Rev. Penny Smith will officiate. Bethany Weiker, organist, will accompany the congregation in singing "It is Well With My Soul" and "Hymn of Promise." Pallbearers will be Joe Aull, Paul Vaillancourt, Daniel Morton, Charlie Guthrie, Ira Crumbaugh and Edward Morton. ...
John Eric Camp (04/19/05)
John Eric Camp, 52, of Higginsville, died Saturday, April 16, 2005, in Higginsville. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 20, at Kaiser-Wiegers Funeral Home in Higginsville. Rev. George Sample will officiate. Music will be "On the Turning Away" by Pink Floyd. ...
John Tom Davis (04/19/05)
John Tom Davis, 52, of rural Miami, died Monday, April 18, 2005, at St. Luke's Hospital in Kansas City. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 21, at Miami Cemetery. Rev. Jess Spurgin will officiate. Pallbearers will be Jerry D. Davis, Stewart Blessing, Roger Crank, John Roe, Walter "Jim" Taylor, Brent Narron, Russell Cooksey and Larry Holland. ...
Dorothy D. Page (04/19/05)
Dorothy D. Page, 78, of rural Slater, died Sunday, April 17, 2005, at her home. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 20, at Slater Christian Church. Rev. Debbie Roath will officiate. Bethany Weiker, organist, will play "In the Garden." Pallbearers will be Clint Page, Levi Page, Brad Edwards, Nathan Sullivan, Chad Forsee and Meredith Soper. ...
Jeanelle L. Brown (04/18/05)
Jeanelle L. Brown, 78, of Marshall, died Sunday, April 17, 2005, in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 19, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Marshall. Father Kevin Gormley will officiate. Prayer service will be held at 6:30 p.m. Monday, April 18, at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Visitation will be from 7 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Ridge Park Cemetery in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to St. Peter Catholic Church...
Dorothy Page (04/18/05)
Dorothy Page, 78, of rural Slater, died Sunday, April 17, 2005, at her home. Funeral arrangements are pending at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater.
Joseph W. Dennis Jr. (04/15/05)
Joseph W. Dennis Jr., 80, of Buckner, formerly of Independence, died April 13, 2005, in Blue Springs. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 16, at D.W. Newcomer's Chapel, 7000 Blue Ridge Blvd., Kansas City. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, April 15, at the chapel. Memorials are suggested to Missouri River Blue Grass, Cross Ranch State Park, 1403 River Road, Center, N.D. 58530...
James Paul "Jim" Merrell (04/15/05)
James Paul "Jim" Merrell, 63, of Lincoln, formerly of Marshall, died Wednesday, April 13, 2005, at a Veterans Administration Hospital in Columbia. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 16, at First Baptist Church in Lincoln. Rev. Dan Braaten, Rev. ...
Jacob D. "Jake" Fizer (04/14/05)
Jacob D. "Jake" Fizer, 73, of rural Slater, died Wednesday, April 13, 2005, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, April 15, at Slater United Methodist Church. Rev. Jerry Geisert and Rev. Penny Smith will officiate. Bethany Weiker, organist, will accompany Mary Lee Sisney as she sings "One Day At a Time" and "Amazing Grace." Pallbearers will be Eric Fizer, Eugene Fizer, Tony Fizer, Jake Fizer, Tyler Fizer, Ben Fizer, Ryan Fizer and Nathan Riley. ...
Viola Pauline McCorkle (04/14/05)
Viola Pauline McCorkle, 82, of Marshall, died Wednesday, April 13, 2005, at The Living Center in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, April 16, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Rev. Vernon Maxted will officiate. Visitation will be from 7 to 8 p.m. Friday, April 15, at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial will be in Millers Chapel Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to Bethany Baptist Church or Millers Chapel Cemetery...
Margaret F. Shaver (04/14/05)
Margaret F. Shaver, 84, of Marshall, died Tuesday, April 12, 2005, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, April 15, 2005, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Rev. Wayne Doolin will officiate. Visitation will be from 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday, April 14, at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial will be in Ridge Park Cemetery in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to the Missouri Association for the Deaf...
Doris Mae Cook (04/13/05)
Doris Mae Cook, 81, of Marshall, died Monday, April 11, 2005, at her home. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, April 15, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. William W. Harlow will officiate. Visitation will be from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 14, at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial will be in Englewood Cemetery in Clinton. Memorials are suggested to Fitzgibbon-Mary Montgomery Hospice...
Benjamin R. Hartwig (04/13/05)
Benjamin R. Hartwig, 85, of Higginsville, died Sunday, April 10, 2005 at Kansas University Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 13, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Higginsville. Rev. Marcus Jauss will officiate. ...
Pauline McCorkle (04/13/05)
Pauline McCorkle, 82, of Marshall, died Wednesday, April 13, 2005, at The Living Center in Marshall. Arrangements are pending at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall.
Margaret Frances Shaver (04/13/05)
Margaret Frances Shaver, 84, of Marshall, died Tuesday, April 12, 2005, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Arrangements are pending at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall.
Doris Cook (04/12/05)
Doris Cook, 82, of Marshall, died Monday, April 11, 2005, at her home. Arrangements are pending at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall.
Benjamin R. Hartwig (04/12/05)
Benjamin R. Hartwig, 85, of Higginsville, died Sunday, April 10, 2005 at Kansas University Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 13, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Higginsville. Rev. Marcus Jauss will officiate. ...
Charles Witcher "C.W." Jones III (04/12/05)
Charles Witcher "C.W." Jones III started his spiritual life on April 9, 2005, at his home, surrounded by loved ones. Services will be held on Friday, April 15, 2005, at 10 a.m. at their home in rural Rocheport. Interment will be at Ridge Park Cemetery in Marshall...
Della Orr West (04/12/05)
Della Orr West, 102, of Laurie, formerly of Marshall, died Sunday, April 10, 2005, in Laurie. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 13, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Visitation will be from 9 to 10 a.m. Wednesday at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial will be in Ridge Park Cemetery in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to St. Joseph Indian School or the charity of donor's choice...
Margaret Hartwig (04/11/05)
Margaret Hartwig, 87, of Blackburn, died Saturday, April 9, 2005, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 12, at St. Paul's United Church of Christ in Blackburn. Rev. Paul Wobus will officiate. Organist Julie Lewis will play congregational hymns "What a Friend We Have in Jesus" and "In the Garden." Pallbearers will be Raymond Fiene, Ron Fiene, Harry Meyer, John Purdy, Bruce Hartwig and Albert Limback. ...
Jose Lucio Hernandez (04/11/05)
Jose Lucio Hernandez, 53, of Marshall, died Friday, April 8, 2005, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 12, 2005, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Marshall. Father Tom Alber will officiate. Visitation is from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday, April 11, and from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the church. Burial will be in Sunset Gardens Cemetery in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to the family's choice in care of Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall...
Everett G. Wagner (04/11/05)
Everett G. Wagner, 88, of Marshall, died Saturday, April 9, 2005, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 13, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Rev. Doug Franklin will officiate. Visitation will be from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 12, at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial will be in Sunset Gardens Cemetery in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to Smith Chapel United Methodist Church...
Dorothy Wells Wallace (04/11/05)
Dorothy Wells Wallace, formerly of Saline County, died Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2005. Cremation. Memorial services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, April 23, at First Baptist Church in Slater. Burial was in Slater City Cemetery. She had lived in Saline County from 1946 until 1974...
Della West (04/11/05)
Della West, 102, of Laurie, formerly of Marshall, died Sunday, April 10, 2005, at Laurie Care Center. Funeral arrangements are pending at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall.
Julia C. "Judy" Coslet (04/08/05)
Julia C. "Judy" Coslet, 77, of Marshall, died Friday, April 8, 2005, at Big Bend Retreat in Slater. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, April 11, 2005, at Ridge Park Cemetery in Marshall. Rev. N. Paul Callahan will officiate. Friends may call from 2:30 until 5 p.m. Sunday, April 10, at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to First Baptist Church or Big Bend Retreat...
Donald G. Myers (04/08/05)
Donald G. Myers, 75, of rural Marshall, died Thursday, April 7, 2005, at Columbia Regional Hospital in Columbia. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, April 10, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. William W. Harlow will officiate. Visitation will be from 3 to 4:30 p.m. ...
Gladys Spriggs (04/08/05)
Gladys Spriggs, 77, of Kansas City, formerly of Marshall, died Monday, April 4, 2005, at Carondolet Manor in Kansas City. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 9, at Mt. Olive Baptist Church in Marshall. Rev. I.B.S. Groves will officiate. Friends may call from 8 to 9 a.m. Saturday at H.T. May and Son Funeral Home in Marshall, and from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the church. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Marshall...
Thelma A. Hershberger (04/07/05)
Thelma A. Hershberger, 98, of Marshall, died Wednesday, April 6, 2005, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 9, at Ridge Park Cemetery in Marshall. William W. Harlow will officiate. Friends may call until 5 p.m. Friday at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the Marshall Senior Center...
Lester L. Leaton (04/07/05)
Lester L. Leaton, 76, of Sedalia, died Tuesday, April 5, 2005, at University Hospital in Columbia. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, April 8, at Ewing-Schutte-Semler Funeral Home in Sedalia. Rev. Donald Allcorn will officiate. Pallbearers will be Russell Leaton Jr., Michael Schuering, James Henzlic, Steve Hollowell, Lloyd Harvey and Grant Hollowell. ...
Clara L. Walker (04/07/05)
Clara L. Walker, 90, of Marshall, died Tuesday, April 5, 2005, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 9, at First United Methodist Church in Marshall. Rev. Dave Huck will officiate. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. ...
Vinnie B. Butler (04/06/05)
Vinnie B. Butler, 62, of Marshall, died Monday, April 4, 2005, at her home. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, April 8, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Marshall. Rev. John Brown will officiate. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, April 7, at H.T. May and Son Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Marshall...
Mattie Mead (04/06/05)
Mattie Mead, 108, of Marshall, died Monday, April 4, 2005, at The Living Center in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 7, at Mt. Olive Baptist Church in Marshall. Rev. L.B.S. Groves will officiate. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday at H.T. May and Son Funeral Home in Marshall, and from noon until 2 p.m. at the church. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Marshall...
Emma Pope (04/06/05)
Emma Pope, 94, of Edina, Minn., formerly of Marshall, went to heaven on April 4, 2005. Known as "Gammie," she was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was a loyal friend, and she was an optimistic, faith-filled lady who inspired those around her...
Terry Saunders (04/06/05)
Terry Saunders, 59, of Overland Park, Kan., formerly of Brunswick, died Friday, April 1, 2005, at Manor Care Center in Overland Park. Cremation. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, April 9, at H.T. May and Son Funeral Home in Marshall. Born Jan. 13, 1946, in Brunswick, he was the son of the late Harry Lee and Anna C. Jordan Saunders...
Clara L. Walker (04/06/05)
Clara L. Walker, 90, of Marshall, died Tuesday, April 5, 2005, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Arrangements are pending at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall.
Gladys Spriggs (04/05/05)
Gladys Spriggs, 77, of Marshall, died Monday, April 4, 2005, at Carondlet Manor in Kansas City. Funeral arrangements are pending at H.T. May and Son Funeral Home in Marshall.
John J. Wittman (04/05/05)
John J. Wittman, 83, of Belton, formerly of Marshall, died Saturday, April 2, 2005, at St. Joseph Health Care Center in Kansas City. Cremation. Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, April 8, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Marshall. Father Kevin Gormley will officiate. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery in Clifton City. Memorials are suggested to St. Joseph Cemetery Association in care of Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall...
Vinnie Butler (04/04/05)
Vinnie Butler, 62, of Marshall, died Monday, April 4, 2005, at her home. Funeral arrangements are pending at H.T. May and Son Funeral Home in Marshall.
Charles Roy "Tuffy" Clough Jr. (04/04/05)
Charles Roy "Tuffy" Clough Jr., 89, of Marshall, died Saturday, April 2, 2005, at Big Bend Retreat in Slater. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 5, at Smith Chapel United Methodist Church in Saline County. Rev. Doug Franklin will officiate. ...
Charles H. Driskell (04/04/05)
Charles H. Driskell, 83, of Marshall, died Friday, April 1, 2005, at Sweet Springs Villa in Sweet Springs. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday, April 5, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Rev. Douglas A. Dubisar will officiate. Visitation will be from 2 to 3 p.m. Tuesday at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial will be in Sunset Gardens Cemetery in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Marshall...
Mattie Mead (04/04/05)
Mattie Mead, 108, of Marshall, died Monday, April 4, 2005, at The Living Center in Marshall. Funeral arrangements are pending at H.T. May and Son Funeral Home in Marshall.
Linda Kay Pomerenke (04/04/05)
Linda Kay Pomerenke, 50, of Marshall, died Saturday, March 26, 2005, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Cremation. No services will be held.
Terry Saunders (04/04/05)
Terry Saunders, 59, of Overland Park, Kan., formerly of Brunswick, died Friday, April 1, 2005, at Manor Care in Overland Park. Funeral arrangements are pending at H.T. May and Son Funeral Home in Marshall.
John J. Wittman (04/04/05)
John J. Wittman, 83, of Belton, formerly of Marshall, died Saturday, April 2, 2005, at St. Joseph Health Care Center in Kansas City. Funeral services are pending at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall.
Louise N. Morrow (04/01/05)
Louise N. Morrow, 79, of Marshall, died Thursday, March 31, 2005, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, April 4, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. William W. Harlow will officiate. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Monday at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial will be in Ridge Park Cemetery in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to the family's choice...
Doris E. Riley (04/01/05)
Doris E. Riley, 86, of Marshall, died Thursday, March 31, 2005, at The Living Center in Marshall. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 2, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall. Pallbearers will be Wayne Pabst, Joshua Pabst, Robert Gooch, Nicholas Gooch, Adam Gooch and David Gooch. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial will be in Ridge Park Cemetery in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to Alzheimer's Association...
Gordon Eugene Seago (04/01/05)
Gordon Eugene Seago, 79, of Kansas City, Kan., died Wednesday, March 30, 2005, at his home. Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 2, at Sacred Hearth Catholic Church in Kansas City, Kan. Visitation will be from 8:30 to 10 a.m. Saturday at the church. Arrangements are through Amos Family Chapel in Shawnee, Kan. Memorials are suggested to Benedictine Sisters Mount Scholastica, 801 S. Eighth St., Atchison, KS, 66002...