Category Archives: OBITUARIES

HAZEL ADELL JEFFRIES (7/29/1936 – 8/17/2016)

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Hazel Adell Jeffries, 80, of Sweeny, TX, died August 17, 2016 in Houston. She was born the daughter of Pearl Everett and Arline (McFaden) Morrison on July 29, 1936 in Knox City. Hazel married Daniel Felix Jeffries on April 11, 1953.   He preceded her in death on January 4, 2001. She and Daniel settled in […]

CONNIE LEE CRAWFORD (6/24/1951 – 8/11/2016)

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  Connie Lee Crawford, 65, of Columbia, Missouri, died Thursday, August 11, 2016, at the Boone Hospital Center in Columbia, Missouri following a courageous battle with cancer. She was born June 24, 1951 in Kirksville, Missouri to Ivalee Pearl (Whittom) and Sam Crawford. Connie attended Prairie View Grade School in rural Scotland County and then […]

GLEN CHARLES “CHUCK” YATES – (11/22/1951 – 8/4/2016)

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Glen Charles “Chuck” Yates, the son of Glen E. Yates and June Doris (Heacock Sloan) Yates, was born November 22, 1951 in Fort Dodge, Iowa.  Chuck passed away Thursday, August 4, 2016 in Des Moines, at the age of 64. Chuck graduated from Fort Dodge Senior High School, Fort Dodge, IA in 1968.  After high […]

GOLDIE M. PURVIS – (2/5/1928) – 7/28/2016)

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Goldie M. Purvis, age 88, of Council Bluffs, passed away July 28, 2016 at Midlands Living Center. Goldie was born February 5, 1928 in Baring, MO to the late Emerald G. and Rebecca A. (Aldridge) Garrison.  She married William N. Purvis on April 6, 1945.  They were blessed with three children, Marcia, Wilma and Darwin.  […]

RUBY LUCILLE KING (10/6/1925 – 8/6/2016)

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Ruby Lucille King, 90, of Memphis, Missouri and formally of Milton, Iowa, died Saturday, August 6, 2016, at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville, Missouri. She was born October 6, 1925, at Mount Pleasant, Iowa, to Albert Ferdinand and Ella Dorthea (Anderson) Woline. Ruby attended Mount Pleasant High School and was a graduate of the […]

TUCKER TERRENCE RAMSAY (7/3/1984 – 8/6/2016)

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Tucker Terrence Ramsay, 32 of Kirksville, Missouri passed on Saturday, August 6, 2016 at his home. The son of Ronald Peter and Bonnie Sue (Bertram) Ramsay, he was born on July 3, 1984 in Glenwood, Arizona.  He graduated with the class of 2002 from the Schuyler R-I Schools.  Following his high school graduation, he attended […]

LEONARD M. ZIMMERMAN (2/21/1956 – 8/4/2016)

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Leonard M. Zimmerman, 60, of Rutledge, Missouri, passed away Thursday, August 4, 2016, at the Scotland County Hospital in Memphis, Missouri. He was born in Richland, Pennsylvania on February 21, 1956, the son of Paul N. and Lydia Z. Martin Zimmerman. He moved from Pennsylvania to northeast Missouri in 1973 and on November 4, 1978, […]

ROSCOE L. PEARCE (9/13/1920 – 7/19/2016)

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Roscoe L. Pearce, 95, passed away on July 19, 2016. He was born on September 13, 1920 in Downing, Mo to Julian Nelson Pearce and Ruby Whiteside Pearce. Roscoe was nicknamed Bill after his grandfather and grew up on his parents’ farm in Schuyler County. Bill served his country in the Army Air Corps as […]

MARTIN K. HUBER (1/17/1942 – 7/23/2016)

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Martin K. Huber, 74, of Rutledge, Missouri, passed away Saturday, July 23, 2016, surrounded by family at his home. Martin was born on January 17, 1942 in East Earl, Pennsylvania, the son of Phares M. and Lena B. Kurtz Huber. On July 13, 1974, in Richland, Pennsylvania, he married Esther W. Oberholtzer. They moved to […]

LORETA MAUDE GILFILLAN (10/15/1919-8/1/2016)

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Loreta Maude Gilfillan, 96, of Kahoka, MO, passed away on August 1, 2016 at the Clark County Nursing Home in Kahoka. Loreta was born in Azen, MO to Rollie Edward and Mae (Holton) Bowman on October 15, 1919. She went to school at Fairview Elementary in Azen, MO. On June 28, 1943 she married Brice […]