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Obituaries

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...
Curtis Alfred Owenby (11/18/16)
Curtis Alfred Owenby, born Feb. 28, 1928, in Durango, Colo., to Floyd Curtis Owenby and Oral LaVerne Underhill Owenby, died at his home in Fort Scott Nov. 15, 2016. Survivors include his daughters: Ina Lou Heitman of the home in Fort Scott, Louise Yvonne Owenby Gilman and husband Christopher of Walnut Creek, Calif., Becky Owenby Karleskint and husband Ed of rural Fort Scott; sons, Russell Owenby and wife Pam of rural Fort Scott, Lawrence "Bo" Owenby of rural Fort Scott, Michael Owenby and wife Svetlana of Fulton, and Lyle "Pete" Owenby and wife Angie of rural Redfield; sisters, Joyce Savok and husband John of Sequim, Wa., and Jean Long and husband Richard of Suffolk, Va.; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews; many wonderful friends including a special friend, Ruth Stroud of Farlington.. ...
John Robert Scifers (11/18/16)
John Robert Scifers, 37 of Sheldon, Mo., passed away at his home following a short period of illness. John was born March 20, 1979 in Jackson County, Mo., the son of Robert Eugene and Ruby Sharon (Rees) Scifers. He graduated from high school. He liked to fish, play video games and watch wrestling on television. He was a member of the Sheldon City Council...
Angeline Mary McGuire (11/18/16)
Angeline Mary McGuire, age 92, a resident of Rochester Hills, Mich., died Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016. A private graveside service will be held Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016 at the U.S. National Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of the Cheney Witt Chapel...
William "Bill" Johnston (11/15/16)
William "Bill" Johnston, age 86, La Cygne, Kan., passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016. The funeral service is at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19 Schneider La Cygne Chapel. Burial will be in the Oak Lawn Cemetery. Visitation 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Nov 18 at the Chapel. Online condolences can be left at www.schneiderfunerals.com. Arrangements: Schneider Funeral Home and Crematory, La Cygne Chapel...
JimmyLee Shadden (11/15/16)
JimmyLee Shadden, age 76, a resident of Fort Scott, Kan., died early Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016, at the Fort Scott Medicalodge. Private burial will take place Wednesday afternoon at the Oak Grove Cemetery. Services are under the direction of the Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main, Fort Scott...
Robert Allen Ball, Sr. (11/15/16)
Robert Allen Ball, Sr., age 66, a resident of Humboldt, Kan., died Friday, Nov. 4, 2016, at the Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center in Chanute, Kan. He was born Dec. 31, 1949, in Fort Scott, Kan., the son of Harold Ball and Glenda Lamb Ball. He married Laura L. ...
Ronald Glenn Billiard (11/15/16)
Ronald Glenn Billiard, age 76, resident of Fort Scott, died unexpectedly on Monday morning, Nov. 14, 2016, at the Mercy Hospital emergency room. He was born Dec. 8, 1939 in Pittsburg, Kan., the son of Glenn Billiard and Doris Scott. Ron was reared by his grandfather Rollin Scott and his aunt Opal Scott. ...
Burton Wayne Ogle (11/14/16)
Burton Wayne Ogle, 91 of Fort Scott, died at his home Nov. 12, 2016. He was born in Fulton, Kan., the son of Wayne and Mary Wiley Ogle. He married Daisy Duerson on Nov. 11, 1943 in Mound City, Kan. She preceded him in death on Nov. 23, 1999. He is survived by one son, Anthony Ogle of Fort Scott, a brother David Ogle and five grandchildren. ...
Kevin D. Hood (11/14/16)
Kevin D. Hood, of Westbrook, Maine, passed away Nov. 10, 2016. He was born Dec. 13, 1955 in Fort Scott, Kan., to Edward Lee and Lenora Marie (Lightwine) Hood. Kevin graduated from high school in Fort Scott. He worked at his parent's gas station and fish bait store while growing up. His career was spent in the oil industry and as a cattle hauler in Kansas...