RIVERTON, KS - Ruth (Marshall) Evans, 90, owner of Riverton Building Supply, passed away Monday, March 18, 2019.
Celebration of Life will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 30, at St. Paul's United Methodist Church, Joplin, MO. Visitation will be from...
DUQUESNE, MO - Lyle "Friz" McGuirk, 75, a former Cardinal Scale Manufacturing employee, passed away Tuesday, March 19, 2019.
Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Hedge-Lewis-Goodwin Funeral Home, Webb City, MO.
Thomas "Tom" Woody Mapes, of Miami, OK, passed from this life Monday, March 18, 2019, at Miami Nursing Center in Miami. He was 85.
Tom was born May 22, 1933, in Ozark, MO, to Reginald and Mabel (Woody) Mapes. He had lived in Miami since 1971...
Richard W. Massa was born May 2, 1932, in Carona, Kansas, the son of Columbo and Ella Whitehead Massa. The family moved to Joplin in 1933, and Richard attended Joplin public schools, graduating from Joplin High School in 1950. He attended the...
Bonnie G. Rooks Gurley McBride, age 83, formerly of Joplin, MO, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Saturday, March 16, 2019, at Mesquite Specialty Hospital, Mesquite, Texas, after a long illness.
Bonnie was born June 28, 1935,...
Grant William 'Bill' Bailey, age 84, Purcell, MO, passed away Saturday, March 16, 2019, after a long illness.
Bill was born February 19, 1935, in Joplin, to the late Grant Wayne Bailey and Athra Irene Provance Bailey. He graduated from Joplin High...
SENECA, MO - Norma L. Sparks, 87, a homemaker, passed away Monday, March 18, 2019.
Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, at Ozark Memorial Park Cemetery, Joplin, MO. Visitation will be from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Campbell-Biddlecome...
JOPLIN, MO - Harold E. Badgley, 72, a retired property manager, passed away Sunday, March 17, 2019.
Services will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Ozark Memorial Park Crematory, Joplin.
Suzanne Mary Rouse Daniel, age 65, Joplin, MO, passed away on Sunday, March 17, 2019, at Freeman West after a sudden illness.
Suzanne was born September 6, 1953, in Joplin, daughter of the late Paul Rouse and Dorothy Rinker Rouse. She has been a...
NEOSHO, MO - Rebekah Sue Peters, 48, a special education teacher, passed away Tuesday, March 19, 2019.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Clark Funeral Home, Neosho. Visitation will be from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
"My name is Glenda Kay (Elliott) Smith and I died of cancer/heart disease at the age of 75. I decided to write my own obituary because they are usually written in a couple of different ways that I just don't care for. Either, family or friends...
JOPLIN, Mo. - Richard W. Massa, 86, a retired professor of MSSU, passed away Sunday, March 17, 2019.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at First Community Church, Joplin. Visitation will be from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Thornhill-Dillon...
Jack Alan Bridges, age 66, Carthage, Missouri, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family on a beautiful Sunday morning, March 17, 2019. He was born October 20, 1952 in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, to the late Carl R. and Mary P. "Pat:...
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...