PITTSBURG, Kan. - Elaine McGavran, 76, passed away on Sunday, March 10, 2019, at her home surrounded by her loving family. Elaine was an inspiration to us all, especially during her 3 ½ year journey with cancer.
Elaine was born November 28, 1942,...
William Edwin Michel (Bill), age 87, Carthage, Mo., passed away peacefully Tuesday, March 5, 2019, at his home with family and friends by his side.
Bill was born November 29, 1931, in St. Joseph, Mo., son of the late Edwin L. Michel and Margaret...
Carolyn Mae 'Sunnie' Long, age 87, Carl Junction, Mo., passed away at 11:37 p.m. Monday, March 11, 2019, at her home after an illness.
Carolyn was born May 25, 1931, in Kim, Colo., to the late Dwight L. Bray and Mae A. Hamilton Bray.
CARTHAGE, Mo. - Helen Wagner Leinweber, 97, passed away Thursday, March 14, 2019.
Services will be held at Olinger Mortuary, Denver, Colo. Local arrangements are under the direction of Knell Mortuary, Carthage.
Leslie (Les) Tappana, life-long resident of Webb City, Mo., passed away Wednesday, March 13th, 2019, following a short illness.
Les was well known in the area for his involvement in community affairs and his love of hunting and fishing. He was a...
CARTHAGE, Mo. - Lon Clarence Burr, 93, formerly of West Liberty, Iowa, passed away Thursday, March 14, 2019. He was a retired Yoder Feeds employee.
Committal of ashes will be at 3 p.m. Thursday, March 28, at Oak Ridge Cemetery, West Liberty....
WEBB CITY, Mo. - Leslie "Les" Tappana, 83, a retired U. S. Post Office employee, passed away Wednesday, March 13, 2019.
Memorial services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Hedge-Lewis-Goodwin Funeral Home, Webb City. Visitation will be from 12 to 1...
Margaret Eveline Courtney King passed quickly from this earth on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, after several years of bad health.
She was born in Quincy, Ill., on August 27, 1935, to Clarence Courtney and Martha (Knight) Courtney. She started her life...
WEBB CITY, Mo. - Peggy Finley, 77, a retired St. John's Hospital employee, passed away Friday, March 15, 2019.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Independence Cemetery, Hume, Mo. Visitation will be from 12:30 to 1:15 p.m. Tuesday at...
Sharon Kendrick Williams Prauser, 74, of Baxter Springs, Kan., passed away Thursday, March 14, 2019.
She was preceded in death by parents, Carl and "Billie" Kendrick; husband, Buddy G. Prauser; and brothers, Carl and David Kendrick.
Kay E. Link, age 65, of Diamond, Mo., passed away on Thursday, March 14, 2019, at her home.
Mrs. Link was born on March 28, 1953, in Granby, Mo., to the late Alva and Edna Faye (Greib) Morgan. She was a lifelong resident of the area and was...
Russell "Rusty" Wayne Messenger, 89, of Riverton, Kan., passed from this life to be with his Heavenly Father on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, at Higher Call Nursing Center, Quapaw, Okla.
Rusty was born on March 21, 1929, in Galena, Kan., to the union...
GALENA, Kan. - Mary Lou Weaver, age 81, passed away at 9:38 a.m., Wednesday, March 13, 2019, at Joplin Gardens, Joplin, Mo., following an illness.
Mrs Weaver was born October 29, 1937, in Council Bluffs, Iowa. Her parents were William David and...
Gean Carol Boyer, 79, Neosho, Mo., entered into rest on March 13, 2019 at his home, following a short illness. He was born March 28, 1939, in Neosho, to Troy and Bertha Louise (Bogel) Boyer.
Gean was a 1957 graduate of Neosho High School and...
Oct. 31, 1939 - March 13, 2019
Jane, age 79, Joplin, Mo., passed away Wednesday, March 13, 2019, at home with her four daughters at her side.
Jane was born on October 31, 1939, in Spivey, Kan., to Charles William Nirschl and Helen Rose (Nirschl)...
Arthur D. Landes, 77, passed away on Tuesday, March 12, 2019. He was born March, 12, 1942.
Arthur was preceded in death by his first wife, Freda Mae (Thompson) Landes.
He is survived by his second wife, Irma Lee (Boggs) Landes; his five children,...
Richard Craig, age 83, of Jasper, Mo., passed away Monday, March 11, 2019, following a recent decline in health.
He was born January 31, 1936, in the Twin Groves community, to Floyd and Gertrude (Ellison) Craig.
Richard was a farmer. He was a...
Bettie Louise Brewer, of Riverton, Kan., passed from this life on Thursday, March 7, 2019, at Quaker Hill Skilled Nursing, in Lowell, Kan. She was 87.
Bettie was born on November 20, 1931, to Vernon and Lola Mae (Cox) Hughey, in Shawnee, Okla. She...
NEOSHO, Mo. - Charles "David" Henry, 38, a retail manager, passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2019.
Private family services are planned for a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Ozark Memorial Park Crematory, Joplin, Mo.
RIVERTON, Kan. - Russell "Rusty" W. Messenger, 89, a retired Yellow Freight employee, passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2019.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Forest Park Baptist Church, Joplin, Mo. Visitation will be from 7 to 8 p.m. Friday at...
JOPLIN, Mo. - Mary Jane Myers, 79, a retired Eagle Picher employee, passed away Wednesday, March 13, 2019.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at First Christian Church, Baxter Springs, Kan. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the church.
William Robert Lewis Sr., was born June 17, 1929, in Carroll, Neb., to Elwood and Grace (Darnell) Lewis. He passed away Feb. 28, 2019.
He married Mary Sater of Seymour, Mo., June 5, 1948, in Mountain Home, Ark.
From Seymour, they moved to Kansas...
Raymond Baker, age 66, of Joplin, Mo., passed away on Saturday, March 9, 2019, at Joplin Health and Rehab. Mr. Baker, son of the late William "Clark" and Mabel (Smith) Baker, was born on January 19, 1953, in Joplin.
Raymond was a life-long area...
WEBB CITY, Mo. - Doyle E. Price, age 77, of Webb City, Mo., passed away March 9, 2019 at St. Luke's Medical Center, in Phoenix, Ariz., following a sudden illness. Doyle was born December 12, 1941, in Rombauer, Mo., and had lived in Webb City since...
SENECA, Mo. - Bill D. Moore, 81, a carpenter, passed away Sunday, March 10, 2019.
Services will be at 12 p.m. Friday at Campbell-Biddlecome Funeral Home, Seneca. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.