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Barbara Jo "BJ" Johnson Wilburn (12/10/16)
Barbara Jo "BJ" Johnson Wilburn went home to be with her Lord, Dec. 5, 2016. She was born Dec. 14, 1954, to Mary L. Johnson and John W. Willard, in Butler, Mo. Barbara was a beloved daughter, mother, sister and friend. Throughout her journey she was the salutatorian for her graduating class and a flag girl at Fort Scott Community College. ...
Perry H. Dobbins (12/10/16)
Perry H. Dobbins, 95, of Fort Scott, died Thursday evening, Dec. 8, 2016 at the Medicalodge Nursing Home. He was born Aug. 19, 1921 in Arcadia, Kan., the son of John Edwin and Ruth M. (Perry) Dobbins. Perry played football for Arcadia High and the team lost no games his senior year, allowing the team to travel to Arkansas to see the Razorbacks play. He was drafted at the beginning of WWII and served in Hawaii and Japan, and was honorably discharged at the end of the war...
Christina Lynn VanMeerbeck Weldon (12/09/16)
Christina Lynn VanMeerbeck Weldon, age 34, of Pleasanton, Kan., passed away Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016. Memorial Service will be held at 1 p.m., Monday, Dec. 12 at the Assembly of God Church in Pleasanton, Kan. The family suggests contributions to Liver Foundation...
Perry Dobbins (12/09/16)
Perry Dobbins, 95, of Fort Scott, died Thursday evening, Dec. 8, 2016 at the Medicalodge Nursing Home. Funeral arrangements for Perry Dobbins are incomplete and will be announced later by the Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home.
Martha Jane Petrie (12/08/16)
Martha Jane Petrie, 84, of Bronson, Kansas, passed away at Mercy Hospital early Wednesday morning, December 7, 2016. She was born January 12, 1932 in Fort Scott, the daughter of John and Pearl Marie (Martin) Mitzner. Martha married Kenton L. Wilson. ...
Lena L. Brillhart (12/06/16)
Lena L. Brillhart, age 101, former resident of Fort Scott, Kan., more recently of Houston, Texas, died Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016, at Seven Acres Jewish Senior Care in Houston. Services for Lena Brillhart will be announced by the Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main St...
Margaret Alma Brownback Gabe (12/06/16)
Margaret Alma Brownback Gabe, age 84, of Midwest City, Okla., formerly of Linn County, Kan., passed away on Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016. Visitation will be 6 to 7 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016 at Schneider Funeral Home, Mound City Chapel. Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. ...
Bobbie S. Wratchford (12/06/16)
Bobbie S. Wratchford, age 80, a resident of Kansas City, Mo., passed away Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016, at the Kansas City Hospice House. She was born Feb. 2, 1936, in Fort Scott, Kan., the daughter of Orel H. Gibson and Esther Bolling Gibson. Bobbie graduated from the Fort Scott High School. ...
Richard "Dickie" Heaton (12/05/16)
Richard "Dickie" Heaton, age 70, passed away on Saturday Dec. 3, 2016 at his home in Hume, Mo. Richard was born April 14, 1946 in Fort Scott, Kan., the son of Arthur and Edna Hutton Heaton. Dickie as his friends knew him enjoyed rodeos, bull riding and horses, but it was his love of fishing that was his passion. ...
David Allen Woodall (12/03/16)
David Allen Woodall, age 79, resident of Redfield, Kan., died Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, at the Kansas City Hospice House in Kansas City, Mo. Jim Marion will conduct funeral services at 12:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 5, at the Cheney Witt Chapel. Burial will follow in the U.S. ...
Roy Edgar Reeder (12/03/16)
Roy Edgar Reeder, age 77, a resident of Uniontown, Kan., passed away, early Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016, in Shawnee, Kan. He was born March 12, 1939, at the family farm near Uniontown, the son of Thomas Albert Reeder and Illah Irene Shull Reeder. Roy attended school at Walnut Hill School and later Uniontown High School. ...
Melba Pauline Crabtree (12/03/16)
Melba Pauline Crabtree, 82, Nevada, Mo., passed from this life on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016 at Moore-Few Care Center in Nevada. Melba was born Dec. 23, 1933 in Foster, Mo., to Claude G. and Lorene M. (Hooper) Hines. In 1952 she was united in marriage to Robert Kinney and to this union six children were born. She later married Hal Crabtree on Feb. 29, 1984 and he preceded her in death in 2012...
Roy Edgar Reeder (12/01/16)
Roy Edgar Reeder, age 77, a resident of Uniontown, Kan., passed away, early Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016, in Shawnee, Kan. He was born March 12, 1939, at the family farm near Uniontown, the son of Thomas Albert Reeder and Illah Irene Shull Reeder. Roy attended school at Walnut Hill School and later Uniontown High School. ...
Irene Ermel (11/30/16)
Irene Ermel, age 105, a resident of Bronson, Kan., died Monday, Nov. 28, 2016, at the Allen County Regional Hospital in Iola, Kan. She was born Nov. 9, 1911, in Mapleton, Kan., the daughter of George Washington Howerton and Rebecca Hays Howerton. She married Ernest William Ermel on Jan. ...
Dorothy Ruggles (11/30/16)
Dorothy Ruggles, 83, of Fort Scott, Kan., passed away at 5:04 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 27 2016 in her home. Dorothy was born 1933 in Kansas City, Kan., to Ed and Guyla (Brown) Perkins, who preceded her in death. She was a long time resident of Fort Scott since 1986. She was a loving and caring individual and will be dearly missed...
Brenda Joy Ungeheuer (11/30/16)
Brenda Joy Ungeheuer, age 72, passed away Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016 at her home in Centerville, Kan. Brenda was born Nov. 18, 1944 in Fort Scott, Kan., the daughter of the late Arthur and Mary Moslander McGinnis. Brenda attended Pleasanton Elementary and Pleasanton High School followed by Pittsburg State University, where she earned a Bachelor's Degree in elementary education. ...
Dorothy Ruggles (11/28/16)
Dorothy Ruggles of Fort Scott died Sunday, Nov. 27. Services are pending.
Lester Koch (11/28/16)
Lester Koch, age 95, a resident of Chanute, Kan., passed away Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016, at the Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center in Chanute. He was born June 13, 1921, at the Johnson Hospital in Chanute, the son of Will Koch and Grace Myers Koch. ...
Fred Carl Brown (11/28/16)
Fred Carl Brown, age 75, a resident of Fort Scott, Kan., died Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016, at the Mercy Hospital Emergency Room. He was born Aug. 7, 1941, in Mack's Creek, Mo., the son of George Brown and Chloe White Brown. He married Janice L. Hanks on Aug. ...
Ronald Joe "Ron" Holmes (11/28/16)
Ronald Joe "Ron" Holmes, age 58 of Joplin, Mo., passed away Monday, Nov. 21, 2016 at his home following a short illness. Ron was born Jan. 24, 1958 in Lafayette, Ind., to the late Phillip Holmes and Helen Mattingly Holmes. Prior to illness, Ron worked as a mixer for Annie's Bakery in Joplin. ...
Charles A. "Charlie" Conley Sr (11/23/16)
Charles A. "Charlie" Conley Sr., age 69, Pleasanton, Kan., passed away on Monday, Nov. 21, 2106 at the Prescott Country View. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016 at the Sacred Heart Church in Mound City, Kan. ...
Jacqueline Nellie "Jackie" Peterson (11/22/16)
Jacqueline Nellie "Jackie" Peterson, 85, of Fort Scott, died Monday afternoon, Nov. 21, 2016, at the Medicalodge Nursing Home, in Fort Scott, Kan. She was born Feb. 21, 1930, in Sedalia, Mo., the daughter of John Henry and Lillian Bailey Richey. She Married Junior Peterson, June 29, 1947, in Fort Scott, he preceded her in death, March 15, 2014...
Mary E. Parsons (11/22/16)
Mary E. Parsons, age 72, a resident of rural Fort Scott, Kan., died Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, at the Fort Scott Medicalodge. She was born Nov. 23, 1943, in Pea Ridge, Ark., the daughter of George V. Hanners and Flora Gertrude King Hanners. She was the last of her family. A daughter, Viola McClanahan and a son, Ronald Parson, preceded her in death...
Clarence Raymond "Bud" Jackson (11/21/16)
Clarence Raymond "Bud" Jackson, age 70, passed away Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016. The funeral service is 2 pm Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016 at the Schneider Funeral Home and Crematory, Pleasanton Chapel. Burial is at Trading Post Cemetery. Contributions to The Wounded Warrior Project. Online condolences for the family can be left at www.schneiderfunerals.com. Arrangements: Schneider Funeral Home and Crematory, Pleasanton Chapel...
Geraldine "Jerry" Anna Corbin (11/18/16)
Geraldine "Jerry" Anna Corbin, 79, of Louisville, Ky. passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016. Jerry was born July 23, 1937 in Louisville, Ky. to Julian F. Gameltoft and Beatrice Hopkins Gameltoft. She was preceded in death by her parents and her son, Kenneth Charles Corbin, Jr...