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.
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...
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...
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...
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...
Stephen Roy Glover, 74, born in Rogers, Ark., on August 19, 1944, to Lorene and Toney, passed from this life on February 25, 2019.
He is the grandson of Tim and Ruth and Huebert and Oley. He is the brother of Jerry and Barbara, of Carl Junction,...
Xuan (pronounced 'sh-oo-en,' but with one syllable) Johnson passed away on Saturday, March 9th, 2019 at Freeman Hospital, Joplin, Missouri. She was proceeded in death by her late husband, Norval Johnson, of Campbell, Texas and survived by her son,...
BAXTER SPRINGS Kan. - Alice Jean DeVilliers, age 92, passed away Sunday morning, March 10, 2019, at Grandwood Assisted Living, Grove, Okla., following an illness.
Mrs DeVilliers was born February 5, 1927 in Miami, Okla. Her parents were Jesse and...
Betty Sue Baiamonte, age 81, of Joplin, passed away on Saturday March 9, 2019 at 1:45 p.m. at the Communities of Wildwood Ranch, with her daughters at her side.
Betty was born on July 7, 1937 in Denver, Colo., to Harold and Freda Lindenmier. Her...
Marsha Rose (Klofkorn) Smith, age 68, of Frisco, Texas, passed away on March 2, 2019. She was born on December 16, 1950, to Marshall Jack and Betty Rose (Dice) Klofkorn, in Blackwell, Okla.
Marsha graduated from Joplin (Mo.) Senior High in 1968,...
Clyde L. Harrison, 89, of Joplin, Mo., passed away Tuesday, March 5, 2019.
Clyde was a retired truck driver with many driving awards.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary, and son, Kim Harrison.
Clyde is survived by daughter, Vicky Harrison...
Jane Lee Garrison, of Joplin, Mo., passed peacefully into God's kingdom on Wednesday, March 6, 2019.
Jane was born in West Virginia, where she spent much of her time reading every book she could find. Curiously, she always began a book by reading...
Irine Fay Hight, age 64, Joplin, Mo., passed away at 8:09 p.m. Tuesday, March 5, 2019, at Mercy Hospital after an illness.
Irine was born January 7, 1955, in Eureka, Calif., to the late Harold Fadling and Mable Morris Fadling.
Irine worked as a...