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Obituaries from December 2011

KEVIN MARTIN THOMASON (12/30/11)
Kevin Martin Thomason, 37, resident of Leavenworth, Kan., died unexpectedly Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2011, in Kansas City, Mo. He was born April 11, 1974, in Leavenworth, the son of Larry Cheek and Kathy Thomason. Survivors include his mother, Kathy Hahn, and friend Robert Roberts, Fort Scott; one brother, Bobby Cheek; and two sisters, Kathy Diane Cheek and Kimberly Dawn Cheek. Also surviving are several aunts, uncles, and cousins...
AGNES LUCILLE BUCHANAN (12/30/11)
Agnes Lucille Buchanan, 90, of Liberty, Mo., died Thursday, Dec. 29, 2011, at the home of her son, in Liberty. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 31, at the Hume Cemetery, Hume, Mo. Visitation will be from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. at the Schneider Funeral Home, Pleasanton Chapel...
NADINE ISON (12/30/11)
Nadine Ison, 88, of Mound City, Kan., died Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2011, at her home. Services will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 31, at the United Methodist Church, Mound City, Kan. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m., Friday at the church. Memorials are suggested to the Mound City United Methodist Church. Interment will be in the Pleasanton Cemetery. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.schneiderfunerals.com...
CATHERINE "KATE" MacBRIDE (12/29/11)
Catherine "Kate" Ann MacBride, 62, of Mound City, Kan., died Monday Dec. 26, 2011, at the University of Kansas Hospital in Kansas City, Kan. Per Kate's wishes, she was cremated and a memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 31, at the Schneider Funeral Home Mound City Chapel...
CHARLES SYLVESTER GRANT JR. (12/29/11)
Charles Sylvester Grant Jr., 92, a former resident of rural Redfield and more recently of Chanute, Kan., died Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2011, at the Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center in Chanute. He was born Nov. 3, 1919, in Pawhuska, Okla., the son of Charles S. Grant Sr. and Dora Maude Wooton Grant. From the age of 10, Charles was raised by his uncle and aunt George and Lee Donia Grant...
CAROLYN KAY SEGEBARTT (12/29/11)
Carolyn Kay Segebartt, 65 of rural Hepler, Kan., died at her home, Monday, Dec. 26, 2011. She was born July 3, 1946, in Kansas City, Mo., the daughter of George Winton and Georgia Louise (James) Young. She married John Edward Segebartt April 9, 1995, and he survives of the home...
VIOLET M. FEAGINS (12/29/11)
Violet M Feagins, 95, a former resident of Fort Scott, Kan., more recently of Belton, Mo., died Dec. 27, 2011, at Saint Luke's East Hospital in Lee's Summit, Mo. She was born Dec. 15, 1916, at Williamsburg, Kan., the daughter of Frank Graham and Sarah Alice Brooner Graham...
ROSALIE MAE BANTA (12/29/11)
Rosalie Mae Banta, 91, passed away at Galichia Hospital on Dec. 25, 2011. She was a longtime Wichita resident and a loving wife and mother. Visitation with the family will be Wednesday, Dec. 28, from 6-8 p.m. at Downing and Lahey Mortuary East, Wichita...
CAROLYN KAY SEGEBARTT (12/28/11)
Carolyn Kay Segebartt, 65 of rural Hepler, Kan., died at her home, Monday, Dec. 26, 2011. Funeral arrangements for Carolyn Segebartt are incomplete and will be announced later by the Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home.
RANDALL "RANDY" FREDERICK KEY (12/28/11)
Randall "Randy" Frederick Key passed away on Friday Dec. 23, 2011, at his home. Funeral services were held 10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 27, at the Hume Christian Church. Burial was in the Hume Cemetery. Visitation was held from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Schneider Funeral Home, Hume Chapel...
JIMMY O. HARRIS (12/28/11)
Jimmy O. Harris, 85, Prescott, Kan., died Friday, Dec. 23, 2011, at Mercy Hospital, Fort Scott, Kan. As per his wishes, Mr. Harris was cremated. A prayer service will be held at 4 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 28, at the Schneider Funeral Home, Pleasanton Chapel, Pleasanton, Kan...
MARSHALL DOUGLAS WALKER (12/28/11)
Marshall Douglas Walker, 72, of Mound City, Kan., died Sunday, Dec. 25, 2011, at the University of Kansas Hospital in Kansas City, Kan. Per Marshall's wishes, he was cremated, and a memorial service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 30, at the Mound City United Methodist Church...
WILMA ARLETTA ZIMMERMAN (12/28/11)
Wilma Arletta Zimmerman, 82, a resident of Fort Scott, Kan., died Sunday, Dec. 25, 2011, at Mercy Health Center in Fort Scott. She was born Oct. 13, 1929, in Fairview, Okla., the daughter of Albert Cornelius Turner and Elsie Mae Ake Turner. She married Enos Zimmerman on July 19, 1948, at the Zimmerman family farm east of Hepler, Kan. She enjoyed painting and sewing. She was a member of the Emmanuel Baptist Church...
MABEL TUCKER CARPENTER (12/28/11)
Mabel Tucker Carpenter, 101, resident of John Knox Village Care Center, Lee's Summit, Mo., died Monday, Dec. 26, 2011, at her residence. She was born March 16, 1910, in Lander, Wyo., the daughter of David Miles Gosnell and Rosalea Mulqueen Gosnell. Mabel received a Christian education and was raised a member of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church. ...
ROBERT DONALD "BOB" MORRISON (12/28/11)
Robert Donald "Bob" Morrison, 83, resident of Fort Scott, Kan., died unexpectedly Saturday, Dec. 24, 2011, at Mercy Health Center. He was born July 16, 1928, in Quapaw, Okla., the son of Robert Morrison and Sadie Scott Morrison. He married Kathryn Emma Keeney on June 25, 1950, in Pawnee Station, Kan...
Mary Charlotte Ruth Likely (12/24/11)
Mary Charlotte Ruth Likely, 84, a resident of Bronson, Kan., died Friday, Dec. 23, 2011, at the Iola Nursing Center, Iola, Kan. She was born Nov. 12, 1927, at Mildred, Kan., the daughter of William Joseph Martin and Birdie Pearl Collins Martin. Mary graduated from Kincaid High School. She married George Noel Likely on April 12, 1947. He preceded her in death on June 16, 1985...
MARY MAXINE McDOW (12/21/11)
Mary Maxine McDow, 85, homemaker and caregiver, passed away Dec. 15, 2011. She was preceded in death by her husband, H.V. "Mac" McDow, parents Theodore and Minnie Collins and brother Walter "Buck" Collins. Survivors are sons Victor (Jane) McDow of Paola, Kan., Howard W. ...
COETTA LOUISE YOUNG (12/21/11)
Coetta Louise Young, 84, of Fort Scott passed away Monday, Dec. 19, 2011, at the Mercy Health Center. She was born Dec. 27, 1926, in Fort Scott, Kan., the daughter of Edward and Faye Belle (Hopper) Elkins. She married Merle Albert Young Sr. June 2, 1945, in Fort Scott, Kan. He preceded her in death June 19, 1998...
ALICE E. HAYS (12/21/11)
Alice E. Hays, formerly of the Fort Scott area, passed away in the early morning on Monday, Dec. 19, 2011, at Medicalodges of Wichita in Wichita, Kan., at the age of 75. Alice was born the daughter of George Blackburn and Hazel Irene Miller on Monday, Aug. 31, 1936, in St. Helens, Ore...
ALICE MAY YOUNG (12/20/11)
Alice May Young, 59, resident of Fort Scott, Kan., died Dec. 16, 2011, at the Mercy Health Center in Fort Scott. She was born July 19, 1952, in Grandview, Mo., the daughter of Jack Evans Agnew and Dixie Mae Milor. She married Lester Charles Young on Oct. ...
EARL WALKER JR. (12/20/11)
Earl Walker Jr., 89, of Pittsburg, Kan., passed away Friday, Dec. 16, 2011, at Via Christi Hospital in Pittsburg. Earl was born Oct. 10, 1922, in Mound City, Kan., the son of Earl and Daisy Tyhurst Walker. He worked for Thompson Walters Construction Company in Kansas City. He was a member of The Church of God in Mindenmines, Mo...
COETTA LOUISE YOUNG (12/20/11)
Coetta Louise Young, 84, of Fort Scott, passed away Monday, Dec. 19, 2011, at Mercy Health Center. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home.
JULIE ANN GORMAN (12/20/11)
Julie Ann Gorman, 74 of Mound City, Kan., died Friday, Dec. 16, 2011, at the Shawnee Mission Medical Center. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 21, at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Mound City Kan. Rosary will be at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. ...
Walter Allen Moon (12/17/11)
Walter Allen Moon, 82, of Nevada, formerly of Stockton, passed away Thursday, Dec. 15, 2011, at Medicalodges Nursing Home, Nevada, after a long illness. He was born June 8,1929, in Hutchinson, Kan., to Ray Lester and Hattie Cross Moon. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ray L. and Hattie Moon; two brothers, Lester Moon and Howard Moon; and four sisters, Ruby Renner, Mary Ballard, Frances Keever and Helen Owen...
Bill Marion Hall (12/17/11)
Bill Marion Hall, 91, formerly of Fort Scott, died Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2011, in Woodland, Calif. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home.
WILLIS LESLIE "DOC" HURD (12/16/11)
Willis Leslie "Doc" Hurd, 72, a resident of rural Fort Scott, died Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2011, at the Mercy Health Center in Fort Scott. He was born April 13, 1939, in Devon, Kan., the son of John Eugene Hurd and Flossie Hall Hurd. He married Linda Wiggans on Sept. 27, 1958, at Fort Scott...
WILLIS L. HURD (12/15/11)
Willis L. Hurd, 72, a resident of rural Fort Scott, died Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2011, at the Mercy Health Center. Funeral services for Willis Hurd will be announced by the Cheney Witt Memorial Chapel, 201 S. Main, Fort Scott.
AUDREY HUNING (12/14/11)
Our beloved friend and mother, Audrey Huning, passed away Sunday, Dec. 4, 2011. Audrey was born on Jan. 12, 1935, in Barnes, Kan., the third child of Viola Barta Bacon and Claude Bacon. The Bacons lived in a number of different communities during her childhood while her father worked construction. ...
ESTER JANE TEETER (12/13/11)
Ester Jane Teeter, 93, Mound City, Kan., passed away Dec. 10, 2011, at Prescott Country View. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 14, at Wall Street Christian Church. Burial will be in the Woodland Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. ...
ADNA MAE DALTON (12/13/11)
Adna Mae Dalton, 85, a resident of Fort Scott, died Saturday, Dec. 10, 2011, at her home. She was born March 18, 1926, in Uniontown, Kan., the daughter of Earl Swink and Neoma Ruth Treadway Swink. She married Glenn W. Dalton on Nov. 20, 1945, in Fort Scott, Kan. He preceded her in death on March 8, 2002...
ROBERT MICHAEL O'BRYAN (12/13/11)
Robert Michael O'Bryan, 67, a resident of rural Uniontown, Kan., died Saturday, Dec. 10, 2011, at Mercy Health Center in Fort Scott following a cancer illness. He was born June 27, 1944, in Fort Scott, Kan., the son of Joseph G. O'Bryan and Rosemary Rendina O'Bryan...
FREDA KENDRICK (12/13/11)
Freda Kendrick, 54, a resident of Fort Scott, Kan., died unexpectedly, Saturday, Dec. 10, 2011, at her home. She was born Sept. 6, 1957, in Kansas City, Mo., the daughter of Bracy Sweat and Deloris Peters Sweat. She married Jack Kendrick in 1972. They later divorced. She married Ron Davis in 1988 and they later divorced...
Ina Margaret Lafferty (12/10/11)
Ina Margaret Lafferty, 87, resident of rural Bronson, Kan., died Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011, at the Wesley Medical Center in Wichita, Kan. She was born Sept. 9, 1924, in Uniontown, Kan., the daughter of Arthur Andrew Walker and Jessie Newtown McHenry Walker. ...
Billy Joe Richardson (12/10/11)
Billy Joe Richardson, 78, of Fort Scott, Kan., and formerly of Hillsdale, Kan., passed away Dec. 8, 2011, at his home. Graveside services will be 11 a.m., Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2011, at Hillsdale Cemetery, Hillsdale, Kan. Bill was born Oct. 4, 1933, in Hillsdale, Kan., to Harold F. ...
Ruth Lavon Coonrod (12/10/11)
Ruth Lavon Coonrod, 83, of Manhattan, died Dec. 8, 2011, at Meadowlark Hills--Collins House. She was born Oct. 10, 1928, in Manhattan, the daughter of Foster and Margaret Unice (Colwell) Blockcolsky. Mrs. Coonrod grew up in the Zeandale Community and graduated from Manhattan High School. She had lived in Wichita, Kan., Elk Falls, Kan., and Winfield, Kan., prior to returning to Manhattan...
Dorothy Irene Anderson (12/10/11)
Dorothy Irene Anderson, 83, resident of rural Redfield, Kan., died Friday, Dec. 9, 2011, at the home of her daughter. She was born March 26, 1928, in Richards, Mo., the daughter of Ernest Goddard and Ruby Hazel Evans Goddard. She graduated from Richards High School. ...
Nathaniel Maurice Graham (12/10/11)
Nathaniel Maurice Graham, 52, of Kansas City, Mo., passed away Nov. 28, at the VA Medical Center. He was born Aug. 1, 1959, in Fort Scott, Kan. He was preceded by his father, Paul A. Graham Sr. and son, Justin M. Graham. Nate was baptized at the First Christian Church in Pleasanton, Kan. ...
BILLY JOE RICHARDSON (12/09/11)
Billy Joe Richardson, age 78, resident of Fort Scott, Kan., died Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011, at his home. Services are under the direction of Bruce Funeral Home, Spring Hill, Kan. Local arrangements are under the direction of the Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main...
INA MARGARET LAFFERTY (12/09/11)
Ina Margaret Lafferty, age 87, resident of rural Bronson, Kan., died Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011, at the Wesley Medical Center in Wichita, Kan. Services will be announced by the Cheney Witt Bronson Chapel.
BENNY RAY "BEN" HARDMAN (12/08/11)
Benny Ray "Ben" Hardman, age 63, of Bronson, Kan., passed away on Sunday, Dec. 4, 2011, at his home in Bronson. He was born Dec. 8, 1947, at Hastings, Neb. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, Dec. 9, 2011, at the Feuerborn Family Funeral Service Chapel in Moran. The family will greet friends following the service...
OTIS SNYDER (12/07/11)
Otis Snyder, 84, died Saturday, Dec. 3, 2011, at his home in Weir, Kan. He was born June 18, 1927, to Dolphia Anderson and Zella Margaret Snyder in Osawatomie, Kan. Otis attended Osawatomie High School until he entered the Navy. He served four years in the U.S. ...
LILLIAN RUTH BAILEY (12/06/11)
Lillian Ruth Bailey, 89, former resident of Pleasanton, Kan., and more recently of Fort Scott Medicalodges, died Saturday, Dec. 3, 2011, at the Medicalodges. She married Harold O'Bryan Bailey who preceded her in death. At her request, there was cremation with no service scheduled at this time. Arrangements are by the Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main...
VIRGINIA ROSE McCAMMON (12/06/11)
Virginia Rose McCammon, 85, of Pleasanton, Kan., died Monday, Dec. 5, 2011, at her home. Services will be held at 1 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 8, at the Schneider Funeral Home, Pleasanton Chapel, Pleasanton, Kan. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m., Wednesday at the Chapel. ...
LINDA MERLENE RODARMEL (12/06/11)
Linda Merlene Rodarmel, 64, Bronaugh, Mo., passed away Sunday, Dec. 4, 2011, at Mercy Health Center in Fort Scott, Kan., following a lengthy illness. She was born Dec. 25, 1946, in Vernon County, Mo., to Merl D. Fellows and Louella R. Eaton Fellows...
CHARLES EDGAR RAINS (12/01/11)
Charles Edgar Rains, 91, of Chanute, Kan., more recently of Barone's Alzheimer Care Center, Nevada, Mo., passed away Sunday, Nov. 27, 2011, at the Nevada Regional Medical Center in Nevada. Edgar was born in Nowata County, Okla., on Dec. 13, 1919, the son of Robert Lee and Sibbie Ann (Adamson) Rains...