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Obituaries from July 2007

Cal H. Dickinson (07/31/07)
Cal H. Dickinson, 80, of Baldwin City, Kan., passed away Sunday, July 29, 2007 at Overland Park Regional Medical Center in Overland Park, Kan., Memorial services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 4, 2007 at the First United Methodist Church in Baldwin City, Kan. Inurnment will be at a later date. The family will receive friends Friday, Aug. 3, 2007 from 6-8 p.m. at First United Methodist Church in Baldwin City, Kan...
Rosie Virginia McReynolds (07/31/07)
Rosie Virginia McReynolds, 80, former resident of Fort Scott, more recently of Milo, Mo., died, Monday, July 30, 2007, at the Moore Few Care Center in Nevada, Mo. She was born Jan. 11, 1927, in Fort Scott, Kan., the daughter of Jasper William Gibson and Ida Lena Moore Gibson...
Maryjo Barrett (07/31/07)
Maryjo Barrett, 88, former resident of Fort Scott, died early Sunday, July 29, 2007, at the Good Samaritan in Olathe, Kan. She was born May 25, 1918 in Fort Scott, the daughter of William Pressler and Rose Bella Parsons Pressler. Maryjo was a graduate of Fort Scott High School. ...
Jimmie Phillip Gragg (07/31/07)
Jimmie Phillip Gragg, 70, Nevada, Mo., passed away on Sunday, July 29, 2007, at Moore-Few Rehabilitation Center in Nevada. He was born Feb. 6, 1937, in Nevada, Mo., to Clarence Howard Gragg and Emma Juanita McGehee Gragg. He married Shirley Jean Callison on June 12,1954, in Nevada, Mo., and she survives of the home...
Rosie McReynolds (07/30/07)
Rosie McReynolds, 80, former resident of Fort Scott, died early today, Monday, July 30, 2007, at the Moore Few Care Center in Nevada, Mo.Funeral arrangements for Rosie McReynolds will be announced by Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main, Fort Scott, Kan. 66701...
Cal H. Dickinson (07/30/07)
Cal H. Dickinson, 80, of Baldwin City, Kan., passed away Sunday, July 29, 2007, at Overland Park Regional Medical Center in Overland Park. Funeral arrangements for Cal Dickinson are pending and will be under the direction of t the Lamb-Roberts Funeral Home in Baldwin City, Kan...
Mary Ernestine Howeth (07/30/07)
Mary Ernestine Howeth, 71, a resident of Fort Scott, died Thursday, July 19, 2007, at the Mercy Health Center. At Mary's request her body was donated to the University of Kansas Medical Center. A memorial service will be held at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 31, 2007, at the First Church of the Nazarene, Third and Margrave Streets, Fort Scott Friends and family are invited to attend...
Robert Steven Emmerson (07/30/07)
Robert Steven Emmerson, 61, of rural Sheldon, passed away Monday, July 23, 2007 at his home. Steve was born on Sept. 22,1945, in Fort Scott Kan., to Robert A. and Christine (Harris) Emmerson. He had farmed near Sheldon for many years and did concrete work for many Barton County projects. He was an avid fisherman...
Helen Maxine Bell (07/27/07)
Helen Maxine Bell, 90, entered eternal rest Thursday, July 26, 2007. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, July 30, 2007, at Penwell-Gabel Ford-Wulf-Burns Funeral Chapel with the Rev. John Collins officiating. Inurnment will be conducted at a later date in Neosho County Memorial Park Cemetery in Chanute. Memorials can be made to Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice and left at the funeral home...
Lawrence A. "Bud" Branstetter (07/27/07)
Lawrence A. "Bud" Branstetter, 82, a resident of 1302 S. Main, Fort Scott, died unexpectedly Thursday, July 26, 2007, at the Mercy Health Center Emergency Room following an apparent heart attack. He was born March 20, 1925, at Harding, Kan., the son of Harrison Branstetter and Delia Thiebaut Branstetter. ...
Charles Grayson Lowry (07/27/07)
Charles Grayson Lowry, 88, a resident of Fort Scott, strode through the pearly gates of heaven July 25, 2007, at 7:37 p.m., where he was met by the many family and friends that preceded him. Among them are his mother and father, Cora Blanche and Louis Edward Lowry, his daughter Cindy Lou Lowry, two ex-wives, Shirley A. ...
Lawrence Alvin Branstetter (07/26/07)
Lawrence Alvin Branstetter, 82, a resident of Fort Scott, died unexpectedly Thursday, July 26, 2007, at the Mercy Health Center Emergency Room. Funeral Arrangements for Lawrence Alvin Branstetter are incomplete and will be announced by Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main...
Charles Grayson Lowry (07/26/07)
Charles Grayson Lowry, 88, resident of 103 Steen, Fort Scott, died Wednesday, July 25, 2007 at his home. Funeral arrangements for Charles will be announced by Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main.
Hayden Williamson Good (07/26/07)
Hayden Williamson Good, 101, was born June 11, 1906 to Al and Willa Williamson at Parker, Kan. She died July 23, 2007 at Prescott Country View Nursing Home, Prescott, Kan. She graduated from Washburn University in 1930. She taught school in the Mound City grade school and high schools for several years and also was county Superintendent of schools in Linn County. ...
Ethys May Miller (07/26/07)
Ethys May Miller, 97, formerly of Fort Scott, died Sunday, July 22, 2007, at the Aberdeen Village Nursing Home in Olathe, Kan. She was born Nov. 14, 1909 in Brookhaven, Miss., the daughter of Metticus W. and Lena (Clark) May. She married Henry Blonn Miller Oct. 8, 1933, in El Dorado Springs, Mo. He preceded her in death May 19, 1990...
Freddie Lyle Black (07/25/07)
Freddie Lyle Black, 75, died Thursday, July 12, 2007 at Ransom Memorial Hospital in Ottawa, Kan. He was born in Linn County, Kan., to Hugh U. Black and Margaret (Norbury) Black on Dec. 18, 2007. He grew up in Linn County and moved to Garnett in 1956 and Ottowa in 1960...
Lawrence Thomas Daly (07/25/07)
Lawrence Thomas Daly, 86, formerly of Fort Scott, passed away Monday, July 23, 2007 at the Golden Years Nursing Home in Harrisonville, Mo. He was born Dec. 26, 1920 in Fort Scott, Kan. the son of Cleveland Robert and Opal (Robinson) Daly...
Earl Dean Pulliam (07/25/07)
Earl Dean Pulliam, age 46, resident of 406 State Street, Bronson, Kan., died Tuesday, July 24, 2007, at the Allen County Hospital in Iola, Kan. He was born June 26, 1961 in Fort Scott the son of Russell M. Pulliam and Florence Sweet Pulliam. Earl attended the Hepler and Girard Schools. ...
Lawrence Thomas Daly (07/24/07)
Lawrence Thomas Daly, 86, formerly of Fort Scott, passed away Monday, July 23, 2007 at the Golden Years Nursing Home in Harrisonville, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced later by the Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home...
Elmer L. Pargen (07/16/07)
Elmer L. Pargen, 90, of Fort Scott, died Monday morning, July 16, 2007 at the Medicalodge Nursing Home in Fort Scott. Funeral arrangements for Elmer Pargen are incomplete and will be announced later by the Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home.
Ethys May Miller (07/23/07)
Ethys May Miller, 97, formerly of Fort Scott, died at the Aberdeen Village Nursing Home in Olathe, Kan. Funeral arrangements for Ethys are incomplete and will be announced later by the Konantz-Cheney Funeral home.
BILL ELDON REASONER (07/23/07)
Bill Eldon Reasoner, age 79, a resident of Bronson, Kan., died Friday, July 20, 2007, at the Kansas Heart Hospital in Wichita, Kan. He was born February 3, 1928, in Redfield, Kan., the son of Wesley Norval Reasoner and Marjorie Evelyn Lathrop Reasoner. ...
MARY JO PIERCE (07/23/07)
Mary Jo Pierce, 80, passed away in her home in Springfield, Mo., with her family and caretakers by her side on Friday evening, July 20, 2007. She was a former resident of Parsons, Kan., and Erie, Kan. She lived a life of service to her family, her community and her profession...
DONALD O. AUSTIN (07/23/07)
Donald O. Austin, 74, of Pittsburg, Kan., died at 3:35 a.m., Sunday, July 22, 2007 at Sunset Manor Nursing Home in Frontenac, Kan. Donald was born Nov. 26, 1932 in Hume, Mo., to Rufus and Ruby (Overton) Austin. He attended area schools, graduating from Pittsburg High School with the class of 1951...
Jack Dillow (07/20/07)
Jack Dillow, 76, a resident of rural Redfield, Kan., died Monday, July 16, 2007, at the Mercy Health Center in Fort Scott, Kan. He was born May 2, 1931, in Bentonville, Ark., the son of John Dillow and Maude Pruitt Dillow. Jack married Velva Louise Purdy on Sept. 12, 1953, in Chanute, Kansas. She preceded him in death on Sept. 19, 2003...
Mark O. Taylor (07/20/07)
Mark O. Taylor, 42, of Independence, died late Wednesday afternoon as a result of a motorcycle accident northwest of Independence. Funeral services will be held a 11 a.m. Monday at the First United Methodist Church of Independence. A private family interment will be held at Mt. ...
Ellen Louise Sizemore (07/18/07)
Ellen Louise Sizemore, of Eureka, 80, died on Wednesday, July 11, 2007, at the Greenwood County Hospital. She was born in Hutchinson, Kan., on April 12, 1927, the daughter of Harry Eugene and Marguerite (Moomian) Peirce. Ellen was raised in Hutchinson and graduated from Hutchinson High School with the class of 1944. She then attended Sterling College and graduated in 1948, with a teaching degree...
Jack Dillow (07/18/07)
Jack Dillow, 76, a resident of rural Redfield, Kan., died Monday, July 16, 2007, at the Mercy Health Center in Fort Scott, Kan. He was born May 2, 1931, in Bentonville, Ark., the son of John Dillow and Maude Pruitt Dillow. Jack married Velva Louise Purdy on Sept. 12, 1953, in Chanute, Kansas. She preceded him in death on Sept. 19, 2003...
Connie Sue Feagins Flaherty (07/18/07)
Connie Sue Feagins Flaherty, age 51, a resident of 702 S. Little, died Monday, July 16, 2007, at the Mercy Health Center. She was born August 12, 1955, in Fort Scott, the daughter of Earl Dean Feagins and Edna Irene Craig Feagins. She married Larry Flaherty on Jan. 28, 1989, in Fayetteville, Arkansas...
Dora Agnes Hamilton (07/17/07)
Dora Agnes Hamilton, 89, Prescott, died Sunday July 15, 2007, at Prescott Country View Nursing Home in Prescott. Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Pleasanton Presbyterian Church. Burial will be at the Richland Cemetery in Pleasanton.. Visitation will be from 7-8 p.m. Tuesday, at the Coffel-Schneider Chapel in Pleasanton. Family suggests contributions to the Presbyterian Church. On-line condolences can be left at www.coffel-schneider.com Arrangements: Coffel-Schneider, Pleasanton...
Phyllis LaRoche (07/17/07)
Graveside services were held for Phyllis LaRoche on July 2, 2007, in Rancho Palos Verdes, California. Phyllis was born on May 3, 1932, in Wichita, Kansas. She is the mother of Dave LaRoche and grandmother of Jeff, Adam, and Andy LaRoche.
Jack Dillow (07/17/07)
Jack Dillow, 76, a resident of rural Redfield, Kan., died Monday, July 16, 2007, at the Mercy Health Center. Funeral services for Jack Dillow will be announced by the Cheney Witt Memorial Chapel.
Connie Sue Flaherty (07/17/07)
Connie Sue Flaherty, 51, a resident of 702 S. Little, Fort Scott, Kan., died Monday, July 16, 2007, at the Mercy Health Center Emergency Room. Funeral services for Connie will be announced by the Cheney Witt Memorial Chapel.
Lester Carl Marshall (07/17/07)
Lester Carl Marshall passed on Friday, July 13, 2007 at 11 a.m. from lung cancer at age 86. Carl was born in West Mineral, Kan. in 1921. After living and raising his family in California for 56 years and working as a general building contractor, he retired to Girard at age 80.Carl married Viola Hinkle on August 18, 1940. ...
Harold E. Rosebrough (07/17/07)
Harold E. Rosebrough, age 80, a resident of 1425 S. National, passed away Monday, July 16, 2007. He came into life November 8, 1926, at Sarcoxie, Missouri, the son of Elva Henry Rosebrough and Mary May Knowles Rosebrough. Mr. Rosebrough served with the Army during World War II. ...
Elmer Leon Pargen (07/17/07)
Elmer Leon Pargen passed away peacefully on July 15, 2007. He was born November 30, 1916. His wife Faye and his sister Marjorie preceded him in death. Born and raised in Parsons, Kansas, Elmer moved to Kansas City and became the soda fountain manager at Katz Drug Store on 12th and Walnut. ...
Marian Eileen Center (07/17/07)
Marian Eileen Center, 86, Clinton, Mo. died Saturday, July 14, 2007 at Westwood Nursing Center, Clinton, Mo. following a lengthy illness. She was born Aug. 20, 1920 in Riverdale, Neb., to George Edward Davis and Nellie Ernestine Magoon Davis. She was married Feb. 5, 1938, in Nevada, Mo., to Clarence E. Center and he preceded her in death March 28, 1984...
HARRY C. McCLAUGHRY (07/16/07)
Harry C. McClaughry, age 95 of Hume, Missouri died Friday July 13, 2007 at St Lukes Hospital in Kansas City Missouri. Funeral services will be held 11 AM Wednesday July 18, 2007 at the Hume United Methodist Church. Burial will be in the White Chapel Memorial Gardens in Wichita Kansas. ...
Joan Erickson Burch (07/16/07)
Joan Erickson Burch, 63, of Houston, surrounded by her family passed away on Saturday, July 14, 2007. She was born Feb. 27, 1944, in Fort Scott, Kan. Left to cherish her memories are her loving husband of 38 years, John Burch; daughter Amy Bixby and husband Sam; grandchildren Zachery and Alexandra Bixby; sister Janice Gill and husband David; nieces Cynthia Davis and husband Tom, Susan Gunnerson and husband Karl, Stephanie Wiford and husband Michael; nephew Jeffrey Patterson and wife Randi and other relatives and friends.. ...
Mildred Leona Endicott (07/16/07)
Mildred Leona Endicott, 64, of Fort Scott, passed away early Saturday morning July 14, 2007, at K.U. Medical Center. She was born on Dec. 9, 1942 in Fort Scott, the daughter of James Harrison and Iris Mildred Wilson Endicott. She is survived by two daughters: Teresa Goodson and her husband: John of Lompoc, California and Brenda Ballou and her husband: Larry of Fort Scott, a son: Richie Zimmerman of Joplin, Missouri, five grandchildren: Megan & Gary Goodson, Jennifer Zimmerman, Stacey Atkins and Dana Ballou, two great grandchildren: Brendan and Corrynn Atkins, five sisters: Alice Jean Fink of Redfield, Ks., Mary Lee Heathman of Nevada, Mo., Marilyn Ward, Irma Hughes and Lucille Quick all of Fort Scott, and three brothers: Jimmie Endicott of Harrison, Arkansas, Robert Endicott of Hepler, Ks., and J.W. ...
Neva Ruth Bolden (07/16/07)
Neva Ruth Bolden, 83, a resident of the Franklin House in Fort Scott, died Sunday, July 15, 2007, at the Mercy Health Center. Neva was born April 30, 1924, in Marceline, Missouri, the daughter of Chesley Emerson Wolfe and Mary Ella Bixby Wolfe. She married Arthur S. Bolden on March 5, 1949, at Fort Smith, Arkansas. He preceded her in death in 1994. She worked as a Lab Technician at Mercy Hospital for over 25 years, retiring in 1986...
RAYMOND THEODORE GOLDEN (07/13/07)
Raymond Theodore Golden, age 85, a resident of Fort Scott, Kansas, went to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Thursday, July 12, 2007 at Mercy Health Center. He was born March 5, 1922, in Baden, Missouri, to Royal Scepter and Mary Elva Baxter Golden...
Mary Francis Kerill (07/11/07)
Mary Francis Kerill, 50, of Mound City, and formerly of Nevada, Mo., died Thursday, July 5, 2007. Graveside funeral rites by the Olson Frary Burkhart VFW Post No. 1165 will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday July 12, 2007, at the Fort Scott National Cemetery in Fort Scott, Kansas. On line condolences for the family may be left at www.coffelschneider.com. Arrangements are being made with the Coffel-Schneider Funeral Home, Mound City, Kansas...
Beulah I. "Alderman" Leadstrom (07/11/07)
Beulah I. "Alderman" Leadstrom, 91, resident of Prescott Country View Nursing Home, Prescott, Kan., died July 7, 2007. She was born June 6, 1916, in Old Elsmore Community --Rural Allen County to John W. Alderman and Sophia Lulu (Sylvester) Alderman...
RAYMOND LLOYD BANWART (07/10/07)
Raymond Lloyd Banwart, age 89, a resident of Fort Scott, Kan., went to be with his Lord and Savior early Monday, July 9, 2007, at the Mercy Health Center in Fort Scott, Kan. He was born April 6, 1918, to parents Benjamin R. Banwart and Cecelia Marti Banwart in rural Minnesota near the towns of Morris and Hancock. ...
Raymond Lloyd Banwart (07/09/07)
Raymond Lloyd Banwart, 89, residents of 2222 S. Main, Fort Scott, Kan., died early today, Monday, July 9, 2007, at Mercy Health Center. Funeral arrangements for Banwart will be announced by Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main.
W.L. "Wib" Wood (07/09/07)
W.L. "Wib" Wood of Prescott, Kan. died Sunday July 8, 2007 at the Prescott Country View Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday July 11, 2007 at the Prescott United Methodist Church. Burial will be in the Prescott Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Coffel-Schneider Funeral Home in Pleasanton, Kan...
Sadie Beerbower (07/09/07)
Sadie Beerbower, age 58, former resident of Fort Scott, died Monday, July 2, 2007, at Edwardsville Manor, Edwardsville, Kan. She was born May 19, 1949 in Fort Scott, Kan., the daughter of Cecil James Beerbower and Aileen Julian Beerbower. Sadie married Donald Dauben. They later divorced...
Ruby L. Sprigg (07/09/07)
Ruby L. Sprigg, age 88. longtime resident of Bronson, Kansas, passed away July 4, 2007 at the Mountain Vista Retirement Village at Wheat Ridge, Colorado. She was born January 19, 1919. at El Dorado Springs, Mo., the daughter of Clarence and Ada Belle (Craven) Hovcy...
Beulah I. "Alderman" Leadstrom (07/09/07)
Beulah I. "Alderman" Leadstrom, 91, resident of Prescott Country View Nursing Home, Prescott, Kan. died July 7, 2007. She was born June 6, 1916, in Old Elsmore Community --Rural Allen County to John W. Alderman and Sophia Lulu (Silvester) Alderman. Beulah grew up in the Old Elsmore Community, attending the Old Elmore Grade School, graduating from Elsmore High School in 1934...
Kathleen M. Butts (07/05/07)
Kathleen M. Butts, 72, of Mound City, Kan. died Monday, July 2, 2007 at her home. Cremation with memorial service will be held at 10 a.m., July 10, 2007 at the United Methodist Church, Mound City, Kan. Contributions are suggested to Children's Mercy Hospital. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.coffelschneider.com...
Hazel "Delaine" Sutherland Rose (07/05/07)
Hazel "Delaine" Sutherland Rose, 87,of Prescott, Kan., died Tuesday, July 3, 2007 at Spring River Christian Village, Joplin, Mo. Services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, July 7, 2007 at the Prescott United Methodist Church, Prescott, Kan. Visitation will be from 7-8 p.m. Friday at the Coffel-Schneider Chapel, Pleasanton, Kan...
Iva Lee Scantlin (07/05/07)
Iva Lee Scantlin, Kansas City, Mo. passed away Sunday, July 1, 2007 at St. Luke's Hospital in Lee's Summit. Eastern Star service and visitation will be held Saturday, July 7, 2007 at 2 p.m. with the visitation from 1-2 p.m. at D.W. Newcomers Sons Floral Hills Chapel. Burial immediately following in Floral Hills Memorial Gardens...
Irene Ruthrauff (07/05/07)
Irene Ruthrauff, 91, died July 2, 2007 at Moran Manor Nursing Home, Moran, Kan. Ruthrauff was born March 2, 1916 in Moran, Kan. to Samuel John and Gertrude (Stuteville) Baker. Irene worked as a custodian from 1955 - 1979 in Fort Scott, Kan. while married to Lloyd W. ...
William F. Wilson Jr. (07/05/07)
William F. Wilson Jr., 80, died July 1, 2007 at Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center, Chanute, Kan. Wilson was born April 2, 1927 in Savonburg, Kan. to William Fred Wilson and Frances Pearl (Parsons) Wilson. Bill grew up in the Savonburg area, attending Highland and Porterville schools before graduating from Savonburg High School in 1945...
Bryan W. McMains (07/05/07)
Bryan W. McMains died June 15, 2007 in Lodi, California. Born February 17, 1916 in Fort Scott, Kansas Mr. McMains was 91 years old. He was the son of Bryan W. McMains and Ida Jennie [Vail]. In 1936 he married Francis Joann Bolton. They were married for 66 years, Mrs. ...
DELAINE SUTHERLAND ROSE (07/03/07)
Delaine Sutherland Rose, 87 of Prescott, Kan., died Tuesday, July 3, 2007 at Spring River Christian Village, Joplin, Mo. Services are pending under the direction of the Coffel-Schneider Funeral Home. Pleasanton, Kan.
MARY LOU REDMAN (07/03/07)
Mary Lou Redman, 79, of Fort Scott, died Wednesday evening, June 27, 2007 at her home. She was born June 7, 1928 in Fort Scott, Kan. the daughter of Earl E. and Erma E. (Hardwick) Redman. In accordance with Mary Lou's wishes she was buried at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 30, 2007 without ceremony. Arrangements were under the direction of the Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home...
WILLIAM F. WILSON (07/03/07)
William F. Wilson Jr., 80, died July 1, 2007, at Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center, Chanute, Kan. He was born April 2, 1927 in Savonburg, Kan. to William Fred Wilson and Frances Pearl (Parsons) Wilson. Bill grew up in the Savonburg area, attending Highland and Porterville schools before graduating from Savonburg High School in 1945...
CLAY WILSON (07/03/07)
Clay Wilson, 68, died at Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital in Houston on Thursday, June 14, 2007, following a courageous battle with liver and kidney disease. He was born May 7, 1939, in Detroit, to the late C.B. and Sevena Parks Wilson. Clay married the love of his life Vivian Serda, Dec. 25 1969 and from this union eight children were born...
FRANCES HALL CAMPBELL (07/03/07)
Frances Campbell, 83 passed away peacefully on July 1, 2007, in her home in Fenton Mich. At her side at the time of her passing were her daughter Letitia "Tish" Lopez and her son-in-law Dr. Jessie Lopez, and her grandson Quentin also of Fenton, Mich. ...
GRACE LEONA ROURK (07/03/07)
Grace Leona Rourk, age 88, the widow of Alva Curtis Rourk and a former resident of Fort Scott, died Sunday evening, July 1, 2007, at the Tri Lakes Medical Center in Batesville, Mississippi. She was born Dec. 6, 1918, in Bourbon, Mo., the daughter of Forrest Dwight Greenfield and Marcella Schulze Greenfield. ...
JAMES WALTON SPEER (07/03/07)
James Walton Speer, age 62, resident of Fort Scott, Kan., died Monday, July 02, 2007, at St. John's Regional Medical Center in Joplin, Mo. following a cancer illness. He was born August 3, 1943 in Springfield, Mo., the son of Charles Henry Speer and Janice Smiley Speer. Jim was a 1961 graduate of Fort Scott High School...
FRANCES H. CAMPBELL (07/02/07)
Frances H. Campbell, 83, of Bloomfield Hills, Mich. died in Michigan, Sunday, July 1, 2007. Funeral arrangements for Frances Campbell are incomplete and will be announced later by the Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home.
JAMES WALTON SPEER (07/02/07)
James Walton Speer, 62, resident of Fort Scott, died early today, July 2, 2007, at St. John's Regional Medical Center in Joplin Mo. Funeral arrangements for Speer will be announced by Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main.
GRACE LEONA ROURK (07/02/07)
Grace Leona Rourk, 88, former resident of 218 W. 23rd St., Fort Scott, died early today, July 2, 2007, in Batesville, Miss. Funeral arrangements Grace Rourk will be announced by Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main.
JAMES WILBUR RAGSDALE (07/02/07)
James Wilbur Ragsdale, 64, of Lebanon, Mo., died June 27, 2007. Arrangements are scheduled for Communion Chapel Bible Church, Today at 5 p.m. with the burial at Fort Scott National Cemetery on Tuesday at 11 a.m. Friends may call the chapel at their convenience...
WALTER EUGENE COOKE (07/02/07)
Walter Eugene "Gene" Cooke, 87, of Overland Park, Kan., died June 30, 2007 at Indian Creek Nursing Center, Overland Park. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Fairview Cemetery in Fulton, Kan. Contributions may be made to he Heart Association or Cancer Society...
ELMER F. WEST (07/02/07)
Elmer F. West, age 88, of Kansas City, Mo, died June 29, 2007 at his residence. He formerly made his home in Southeast Kansas. He was born October 25, 1918 in Blue Mound, Kan. the son of Ernest Delbert West and Nola June (Baldwin) West. He married Nellie L. ...
Earl A. Oyer (07/01/07)
Zella Jane "Janie" Dickey (07/01/07)
Zella Jane "Janie" Dickey, 66, Nevada, Mo., passed away Wednesday, June 27, 2007, at her son's home in Moundville, Mo. She was born Jan. 29, 1941, in Kansas City, Mo., to Henry Ross Crowe and Edna Pearl Smith Crowe. She married Daniel D. "Blue" Dickey on Oct. 25, 1959, in Arcadia, Kan...