Category Archives: OBITUARIES

VELMA ILENE (JUDD) WILSON (2/20/1921 – 4/9/2019)

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Velma IIene (Judd) Wilson, 98 of Phoenix, Arizona passed away April 9, 2019 in Phoenix, Arizona. The daughter of James Clement and Edna Elma (Veatch) Judd, she was born on February 20, 1921 in Coatsville, Missouri.  On November 20, 1940 in Coatsville, Missouri, she was united in marriage to Woodrow Jack Wilson and to this […]

JOHN RAY POE (8/26/1954 – 4/7/2019)

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John Ray Poe, 64, of Cantril, IA died Sunday, April 7, 2019 at his home. He was born the son of Virgil Ray and Maddie Jean (Hillman) Poe on August 26, 1954 in Decker, MI. John graduated from high school and entered the United States Army on November 30, 1973. Upon release from the service, […]

LINDA GALE HUDSON (6/19/1942 – 4/3/2019)

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Linda Gale Hudson, 76, of Memphis, Missouri, passed away at 10:58 A.M., Wednesday, April 3, 2019, at the Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville, Missouri. She was born June 19, 1942, in Oskaloosa, Iowa, to Lewis Franklin and Velma Marie (Merrick) Cochrane.  She attended Oskaloosa High School. On September 3, 1960, Linda married Patric Lynn […]

RICHARD E. HESSELTINE (12/31/1938 – 4/6/2019) 

Written on April 9, 2019 at 12:53 pm, by

Richard E. Hesseltine, 80, of Floris, IA died Saturday April 6, 2019, at Great River Health Center in Burlington following a brief illness.  He was born December 31, 1938, in Brighton to Alvin Lee and Cecil Pearl DeWolf Hesseltine.  He attended Walnut Creek School and Brighton High School.  Richard married Janice Lee Goodwin and they […]

NORMA LEE BAKER COTTON 2/26/1932 – (4/8/2019)

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Norma Lee Baker Cotton passed away April 8, 2019 at Capital Region Medical Center in Jefferson City, Missouri.  She was born February 26, 1932 to Andrew and Blanche (Fincher) Baker.  She attended school in Downing, Missouri and graduated from high school in 1949. She was united in marriage to Pearl Cymore Cotton, Jr. on June […]

PATRICIA ELLEN SHARP BROWN (3/16/1956 – 3/24/2019)

Written on April 2, 2019 at 2:37 pm, by

Patricia Ellen Sharp Brown, 63, of Memphis MO passed away Sunday, March 24, 2019 surrounded by her family and loved ones at the University of Missouri Hospital in Columbia MO. The daughter of Gerald and Rebecca Sharp, she was born on March 16, 1956, in Kirksville, MO. In September of 2015, she married EJ Brown […]

ARLO LEROY TRUEBLOOD (9/16/1935– 3/25/2019)

Written on April 2, 2019 at 2:33 pm, by

Arlo Leroy Trueblood, 83, of Arbela died Monday, March 25, 2019 at Scotland County Hospital in Memphis. He was born the son of Glenn and Margaret Jenny (Finch) Trueblood on September 16, 1935 in Ottumwa, Iowa. Arlo married the former Carolyn Stamp on December 23, 1960 in Clarence. The Truebloods settled in Arbela where they […]

LEVI N. ZIMMERMAN (5/19/1935 – 3/28/2019)

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Levi N. Zimmerman, 83, of Rutledge, Missouri, passed away Thursday, March 28, 2019 at the Scotland County Hospital in Memphis, Missouri. He was born on May 19, 1935, in Lancaster, County, Pennsylvania, the son of Abraham B. and Ada Nolt Zimmerman. On November 23, 1957, Levi married Leah H. Martin and they lived in Lebanon […]

SHERYL SUE HOUSTON 4/7/1951 – 3/29/2019)

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Sheryl Sue Houston, 67, passed away March 29, 2019, at her home in Milton, Iowa, following a courageous battle with cancer. She was born April 7, 1951, at Centerville, Iowa, to Joseph Wilson and Lavon May (Tracy) Huston.  She graduated from West High School in Davenport, Iowa.  She married James Houston on March 25, 2019, […]

NELDA OLEAN HILPERT (2/9/1925 – 3/24/2019)

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Nelda Olean Hilpert of Memphis, MO, passed away on Sunday, March 24, 2019, at the Scotland County Care Center in Memphis, MO. Nelda was born on February 9, 1925. She was the daughter of Mervin Smith Walker and Bertha Tweed Walker. On April 18, 1944, she was married to Eugene Hilpert (Gene) who preceded her in […]