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Carol Maurine Marker (11/26/14)
Carol Maurine Marker, 83, died Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, at Windsor Place in Iola. Carol was born Dec. 21, 1930, in Centerville, Kan., the daughter of Harry and Minnie (Kline) Knight. She grew up at Centerville and graduated from Parker High School in 1948. She continued her education two years at Ursuline College in Paola and received her teaching certificate. She taught at Round Mound and Keokuk Rural Schools near Centerville...
Wanda Jean Drake (11/26/14)
Wanda Jean Drake, age 62, resident of Mulberry, Kan., died unexpectedly Monday, Nov. 24, 2014 at her home. Following cremation, private family burial will take place in the Mulberry Cemetery. Services are under the direction of the Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main, Fort Scott, Kansas. Words of remembrance may be submitted to the online guestbook at cheneywitt.com...
Flossie Irene Graham (11/25/14)
Flossie Irene Graham, 89, formerly of Redfield, Kan., died Sunday evening, Nov. 23, 2014 at Fort Scott Mercy Hospital. She was born Dec. 9, 1924 in Griffin, Ind., the daughter of Jessie Roscoe and Irma Adrian (Wilson) Lumm. She married Charles Stephen Graham June 28, 1941 in Poseyville, Ind. He preceded her in death Dec. 20, 1978...
Alice Belle Clayton (11/25/14)
Alice Belle Clayton went to meet her Savior on Nov. 23, 2014. Alice Belle (Serviss) Clayton was born on March 20, 1934 in Bonner Springs, Kan., to John Henry and Alice Belle (Cullison) Serviss. Alice was united in marriage with Joe Dave Clayton on Dec. ...
Wanda Jean Drake (11/25/14)
Wanda Jean Drake, age 62, resident of Mulberry, Kan., died unexpectedly Monday, Nov. 24, 2014 at her home. Funeral arrangements for Wanda Drake will be announced by the Cheney Witt Chapel 201 S. Main St.
Clarence Judy (11/25/14)
Clarence Judy, age 69, resident of Hamburg, Iowa, died unexpectedly Monday, Nov. 24, 2014 in Deridder, La. Funeral arrangements for Clarence Judy will be announced by the Cheney Witt Chapel 201 S. Main St.
Lloyd Marion Krull (11/21/14)
Lloyd Marion Krull, 91, of Justin, Texas formerly of Blue Mound, Kan., died at 3:45 am on Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014. The funeral service will be at 2 pm on Monday, Nov. 24, 2014 at Schneider Funeral Home and Crematory Mound City Chapel. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until service time. Burial will follow in Curry Cemetery. On line condolences may be left at www.schneiderfunerals.com...
Richard E. "Dick" Shores (11/20/14)
Richard E. "Dick" Shores, age 77, resident of Fort Scott, Kan., died Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, at Fort Scott Manor. According to Dick's wishes, there will be no funeral service. Private family burial will take place in the Osawatomie, Kansas Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of the Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main, Fort Scott, Kansas 66701. Words of remembrance may be submitted to the online guestbook at cheneywitt.com...
Martha Caroline Olive (11/20/14)
Martha Caroline Olive, age 67 of Nevada, Mo., passed from this life on Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014 at her home. She was born July 20, 1947 in Fort Scott, Kan., the daughter of Joe Cannon and Sophia Mildred (Ballinger) Olive. Martha grew up along with her sisters and parents on the family farm in the Metz area. ...
Albert Walton "Walt" Ham (11/20/14)
Albert Walton "Walt" Ham went to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday Nov. 19, 2014. Walt was born on Jan. 30, 1927, to Thelma and Ira J. Ham. He graduated in May of 1945 from Prescott High School and was drafted to the U.S. Army. After basic training, he returned home to marry his high school sweetheart, Evelyn Vest. ...
Raymond "Ray" F. Brooks (11/20/14)
Raymond "Ray" F. Brooks, age 88 of Joplin, Mo., passed away at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014 at KU Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan. Ray was born on Oct. 7, 1926 in Webb City, Mo., the son of Frank Elliott and Juanita (Cobb) Brooks. He worked for many years as a sewing machine mechanic at Key Work Clothes, Burlington Manufacturing, YouthCraft, Bill Kaiser and Missouri Sewing Machine before retiring in 2000. ...
Leonard Russell Carnes (11/20/14)
Leonard Russell Carnes, age 91, a life-long resident of Fort Scott, Kan., died Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, at the Fort Scott Manor. He was born Jan. 2, 1923, at Fort Scott, the son of Bert Carnes and Blanche Russell Carnes. Leonard attended the Humboldt Rural School west of Fort Scott and graduated from Fort Scott High School in 1940, and later from Fort Scott Junior College. ...
Wallace H. "Wally" Anthony (11/20/14)
Wallace H. "Wally" Anthony, age 86, resident of Fort Scott, died Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, at Fort Scott, Manor. He was born July 3, 1928, in Fort Scott, the son of Frank and Ada Janett Anthony. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. Wally owned and operated the AAA Ambulance Service in Bourbon County for many years. ...
Eustrus E. Barnes (11/19/14)
Eustrus E. Barnes, age 93, Hume, Mo., passed away on Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014. He was born on Sept. 15, 1921 at Prescott, Kan., the son of Thomas Andrew and Mary Estella Sullivan Barnes. He served his country in the United States Army during World War II attaining the rank of Sergeant and earning four bronze stars. ...
Kenneth Leon Chesnut, Sr. (11/19/14)
Kenneth Leon Chesnut, Sr., 92, Nevada, Mo., passed from this life on Monday, Nov. 17, 2014 at Moore-Few Care Center in Nevada. Kenny was born on May 27, 1922 in Deerfield, Mo., to Samuel B. Chesnut and Ada E. (Summerskill) Chesnut. He was united in marriage to Eileen Gilliland on June 8, 1951 in Bentonville, Ark., and she preceded him in death on Oct. 1, 1996...
Velora Agnes Wollenberg (11/19/14)
Velora Agnes Wollenberg, 86, died Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2014 at Fort Scott, Kan. Visitation will be held at Kinsley Mortuary, Thursday, Nov. 20 from 3 to 9 p.m. A funeral service will be 10 a.m., Friday, Nov. 21 at Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church, Marysville...
Wallace H. "Wally" Anthony (11/19/14)
Wallace H. "Wally" Anthony, age 86, resident of Fort Scott, died Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, at Fort Scott Manor. Services for Wally Anthony are pending and will be announced by the Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main.
Leonard Carnes (11/19/14)
Leonard Carnes, age 91, resident of Fort Scott, died Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, at Fort Scott Manor. Services for Leonard Carnes will be announced by the Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main St.
LeOne Cullor (11/18/14)
LeOne Cullor, 82, of Fort Scott, died Sunday afternoon, Nov. 16, 2014 at the Mercy Hospital in Joplin, Mo. She was born March 19, 1932 in Fort Scott, Kan., the daughter of Clyde and Blanche (Seeley) McCreedy. She married James Cullor August 31, 1948 in Fort Scott, Kan., and he preceded her in death July 1, 2000...
Robert Anton Smetana (11/18/14)
Robert Anton Smetana, age 92, a resident of Fort Scott, Kan., died Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, at the Medicalodges in Fort Scott, Kan. He was born Nov. 12, 1922, in Berwyn, Ill., the son of Joseph Smetana and Gertrude Meulhausen Smetana. Bob served with the United States Army during World War II where he was stationed in Europe. ...
Elizabeth Jane Taiclet (11/18/14)
Elizabeth Jane Taiclet, age 90, a former resident of Fort Scott, Kan., died Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, at the Medicalodges in Girard, Kan. She was born Jan. 12, 1924, in Jet, Okla., the daughter of Guy Carlton Cook and Nellie Amanza Graves Cook. She married Alvin Taiclet on Jan. ...
Keith Raymond Needham (11/18/14)
Keith Raymond Needham, age 69, Mound City, Kan., passed away Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014. He was born on the family farm near Mapleton on Jan. 30, 1945, the son of Alvin and Lucy Smith Needham. He graduated from Blue Mound High School and received a bachelor's degree in education from Pittsburg State University. ...
Richard E. "Dick" Shores (11/18/14)
Richard E. "Dick" Shores, age 77, resident of Fort Scott, Kan., died Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, at Fort Scott Manor. According to Dick's wishes, there will be no funeral service. Private family burial will take place in the Osawatomie, Kansas Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of the Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main, Fort Scott, Kansas 66701. Words of remembrance may be submitted to the online guestbook at cheneywitt.com...
Maybelle Woolston (11/18/14)
Maybelle Woolston, age 90, Mound City, Kan., passed away on Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014. Funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014 at the Mound City First Baptist Church. Burial will be in the Woodland Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. ...
Robert Vincent (RV) Miller (11/15/14)
Robert Vincent (RV) Miller, 84, of Missoula, Mont., passed away of natural causes on Monday, Nov. 10, 2014 at Community Medical Center. RV was born Jan. 14, 1930 in Uniontown, Kan., to Milo and Laura Miller. As a young boy he lived with his family on a farm and was educated in a one-room schoolhouse. ...