Helen Lorene Price passed away on February 20th, 2019 after a long, and full life, at the age of 99. She tried very hard to make it to her goal of 100.
She was born the sixth of seven children to George and Ethel Hulvey on September 27th, 1919....
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.
Margaret L. "Marge" Parrish, age 81, Webb City, passed away on Sunday, February 17, 2019 at her home.
Margaret was born December 7, 1937 in Osborne, Kan., daughter of the late James Billingsley and Eldora Scheckel Billingsley.
She graduated from...
Douglas (Doug) Paul Myers, age 60, of Joplin, Mo., passed away on Tuesday, February 26, 2019, at Mercy Hospital in Joplin. Doug, son of Jo Ann Myers, was born on April 2, 1958, in McCall, Idaho.
While attending Carl Junction High School, Doug...
Betty June Miller, 95, Joplin, Mo., passed away on Monday, March 4, 2019, at Freeman Hospital after a short illness. Betty was born November 24, 1923, to the late James "Jack" Brashear and Mary "Lola" Turner Brashear.
She married Charles A. Miller...
Berdy June Miller, age 93, passed away February 26, 2019, surrounded by her family at her home in Joplin, Mo., following one year of declining health.
Berdy was born August 9, 1925, in Grandview, Mo. She received her bachelor's degree in Education...
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...
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...
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,...
Lester L. Lowe, age 81, passed away on Tuesday, February 26, 2019, at Ascension All Saints Hospital, in Racine, Wis. Lester was born on October 30, 1937, in Goodman, Mo.
Les is survived by his wife of 60 years, Edna M. (Sorensen); sons, Dean...
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.
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...
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...
Gerald D. Lankford, age 80, passed away into eternal rest February 21, 2019, at Freeman Hospital from illness. He was born July 28, 1938. He attended Seneca schools and resided there his whole life.
He married his wife, Shirley "Meister" December...
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,...
Charles Fred Kuehn Jr., of Baxter Springs, Kan., passed Friday, March 8, 2019, at home with loved ones. Charlie was born April 23, 1940, in Evansville, Ind. His parents were Charles Fred Kuehn Sr. and Ruth S. (Schellhase) Kuehn.
Charlie was united...
Rebecca Ruth "Becky" Koile, age 78, Joplin, Mo., passed away on Saturday, February 16, 2019, at Barnes Jewish Hospital, in St. Louis, Mo.
Becky was born March 23, 1940, in Harlingen, Texas, daughter of the late Harry T. Hollon and Athena Butler...
Barbara Lynne Knell, age 75, Carthage, Mo., passed away Thursday afternoon, February 21, 2019, at Mercy Hospital, Joplin, Mo.
Barbara Lynn Bowman was born April 26, 1943, in Carthage, to the late Robert G. Bowman and Helen P. (Bender) Bowman. She...
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...
Baxter Springs, Kan.: Ruth Loree King, age 92, went to be with the Lord on March 2, 2019 at 5:52 p.m. at Freeman West Hospital in Joplin, Mo.
She was born on September 2, 1926 at home in Neutral, Kan. Her parents were James W. King and Josie A....
Oct. 2, 1934 - Feb. 17, 2019
Marion James Kellogg was preceded in death by his daughter, Niela Kellogg.
He will be greatly missed by his wife, Shirley Kellogg, of Stockton; his daughter, Washawn Bobrow and son-in-law Rob; his grandchildren,...
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,...
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)...
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...