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Obituaries from October 2007

WILMA E. SNYDER (10/31/07)
Wilma E. Snyder, 85, of Kansas City, Kan., and formerly of Oskaloosa, Mo., died Oct. 28, 2007. Funeral service will take place at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Shawnee Full Gospel Church, 4830 Shawnee Drive, Kansas City, Kan. Visitation will take place from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday...
MARY FRANCES WESTON (10/31/07)
Mary Frances Weston, age 76, a resident of rural Moran, Kansas, died early Tuesday, October 30, 2007, at the Olathe Medical Center in Olathe, Kansas. She was born August 31, 1931, near Bronson, Kansas, the daughter of Austin C. Holeman and Eunice Colwell Holeman. She was a graduate of the Bronson High School...
Holy (10/29/07)
George Devon Holy, age 78, resident of 1312 S. National Avenue, Fort Scott, Kansas, died early Saturday, October 27, 2007, at the Olathe Medical Center in Olathe, Kansas. He was born December 14, 1928, in Fort Scott the son of George Albert Holy and Marie Gunnels Holy. ...
Wells (10/29/07)
Goldia Bell Wells, age 93, resident of 701 Osbun, Fort Scott, Kansas, died late Thursday, Oct. 25, 2007, at Mercy Health Center. She was born Jan. 1, 1914, in Hardy, Okla., the daughter of Charley Weston and Pairless Glen Weston. She married Willis Wells on June 19, 1929. He preceded her in death. With her husband she ran the Petersburg store south of Uniontown and was later employed by the SH Kress Store and the Red Barn Restaurant...
John Melvin Coffman (10/27/07)
John Melvin Coffman was born Feb. 6, 1915, at home in Mountain Grove, Mo. He was the third child of James and Minnie Coffman. Melvin was united in marriage to Pearl Ellan Moseley, Feb. 21, 1938. To this union six children were born, who all survive: James Buckie and wife Wilma, Betty Lou and husband Ronald Dickerson, Daniel Ray and wife Kathy, John Paul, and Judy Ann and husband Dale Fischer; along with 13 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren, and eight great-great- grandchildren...
Twombly (10/25/07)
Archie O. Twombly, 86, of Pittsburg, passed away at 3:30 p.m. Monday, October 22, 2007 at his home after a long illness. Mr. Twombly was born on September 22, 1921 at Arcadia, KS, to Archie B. and Emma (Foulk) Twombly. Archie spent most of his childhood living in Arcadia, briefly living in Independence, MO, before returning to Arcadia, where he graduated from high school. He spent the rest of his life living in Pittsburg...
Ely (10/24/07)
Robert L. Ely, 89, of Mound City, Kansas, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday, October 22, 2007. Memorial funeral services will be held 10:30 AM Monday October 29, 2007 at the First Baptist Church in Mound City, Kansas. Inurnment will be at 1:30 PM Monday October 29, 2007 at the Fort Scott National Cemetery. ...
Wallace (10/23/07)
Charlene Wallace, age 68, resident of 846 S. Crawford, Fort Scott, Kansas, died Sunday, October 21, 2007, at her home following a cancer illness. She was born March 10, 1939 in Fort Scott, the daughter of Clifford L. Uttinger and Edith A. Pryor Uttinger. ...
Stephens (10/22/07)
John A. Stephens, 72, formerly of Farlington, Ks., died Saturday morning, Oct. 20, 2007, at the Fort Scott Manor. He was born Sept. 22, 1935 in Arcadia, Ks., the son of Herbert Dewey and Hattie M. Copeland Stephens. He married Shirley Freer Boyles on July 19, 1972 in Girard, Ks. She survives of Fort Scott...
Crane (10/22/07)
Lester Bellmont Crane, age 67, a resident of Clinton, Missouri, died Saturday, October 20, 2007, at his home in Clinton following a cancer illness. He was born April 15, 1940, in Independence, Missouri, the son of Jessie Crane and Vera Davis Crane. In his earlier years, Lester had worked at Bruce Marble and Granite Works. ...
Sue C. Freeman (10/20/07)
Mrs. Sue C. Freeman, age 90, of Alpharetta, Ga., died Thursday, Oct. 18, 2007. She was born Oct. 14, 1921 in Liberty, Mo. and was the daughter of William H. and Georgia D. Cowan. Mrs. Freeman is survived by her son; John A. Freeman of Alpharetta, GA; daughter, Susan F. ...
Dianna Lynn Adams (10/20/07)
Dianna Lynn Adams, 58, of Mound City, Kansas, died Thursday, Oct. 18, 2007, at Prescott Countryview Nursing Home in Prescott. Graveside services will be held at 3 p.m., Sunday at Wesley Chapel Cemetery, Mound City, Kan. Contributions are suggested to Hospice or Mound City United Methodist Church. Arrangements are under the direction of the Coffel-Schneider Funeral Home, Mound City. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.coffelschneider.com...
Pulliam (10/18/07)
Gunelia Pulliam, 85, of Liberal, Mo., died at 3:45 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2007, at St. John’s Regional Medical Center in Joplin, Mo. Mrs. Pulliam was born Sept. 4, 1922, at Englevale, Kan., the daughter of William and Edna Farmer Dunbar. Gunelia was a farm wife and homemaker who lived in the Liberal area most of her life. She was raised in Crawford County and attended Girard schools...
Hefton (10/17/07)
Funeral services were conducted Oct. 8, 2007 at Queen Angeles Catholic Church in Port Angeles, Wash. for Sandra Lee Hefton, wife of former Uniontown area resident Mac Hefton. Sandy passed away Oct. 3rd in Port Angeles one week before her 57th birthday...
Hendrickson (10/17/07)
Charles E. Hendrickson 80, of Flagstaff, Arizona, died Saturday, October 13, 2007, at the Ovilla White Hospice Center in Flagstaff. He was born Nov. 18, 1936 in Mound City, Kansas, the son of Paul and Naomi (Dory) Hendrickson. He grew up in Fort Scott and graduated from Fort Scott High School. He served with the U.S. Army during W.W. II. On August 9, 1947, he married Barbara June Chamberlain. They made their home in Wichita until moving to Littleton, Colorado in 1973...
Smith (10/17/07)
Carolyn L. Smith, 63, Kansas City, Mo., passed away October 15, 2007, at Hospice House. Visitation will be held from 12 noon-1 p.m. followed by funeral service at 1 p.m. on Thursday, October 18, at Mt. Moriah & Freeman Funeral Home, I-435 and Holmes Rd. Burial in Mt. Moriah Cemetery...
King (10/16/07)
Judith Elaine King, age 65, a resident of Fort Scott, Kansas, died Sunday, Oct. 14, 2007, at the Miami County Medical Center in Paola, Kansas. She was born Aug. 12, 1942, in Fort Scott, Kansas, the daughter of Louis Amos King and Marjorie Gertrude Lackrone. Judy graduated from Fort Scott High School and the Fort Scott Community College School of Cosmetology...
Arens (10/16/07)
Jessica Ellen Arens, 17, of Fort Scott, died early Saturday evening, October 13, 2007. She was born August 3, 1990, in Fort Scott, Kansas, the daughter of Dana Daniel and Alpha Louise (Culbertson) Arens. She was a junior at Fort Scott High School, where she took automotive classes and was a member of F.F.A. ...
Newcomb (10/15/07)
Marie Mae Newcomb, age 86, former Bourbon County resident, died Friday, Oct. 12, 2007, at the St. Francis Care Home in Concord, California. She was born Oct. 14, 1920, in Moran, Kansas, the daughter of Dewey Queen and Bessie Riggs Queen. Marie married William Fletcher Newcomb on Jan. 11, 1941, in Nevada, Missouri. He preceded her in death on Jan. 7, 2002...
Virginia Maxine DeMott (10/13/07)
Virginia Maxine DeMott, 87, of Fort Scott, died Thursday evening, Oct. 11, 2007, at the Mercy Health Center. She was born Feb. 3, 1920, in Blue Mound, Kan., the daughter of Palmer and Sylvia (Parnell) Russell. She married Ray Everett DeMott Dec.17, 1938 in Iola, Kan. He preceded her in death March 13, 2003...
Chet Hume (10/13/07)
Chet Hume, 77, of Nevada, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2007, at Christian Health Care, in Nevada, following a lengthy illness. He was born on May 5, 1930, in Tunas, Mo., to Herbert Hiram Hume and Alma Lee Piper Hume. On May 18, 1954, he and Barbara Lee Pike were married in Nevada, and she survives of the home...
Carl McCulley (10/13/07)
Carl McCulley, 82, of Chanute, went to be with the Lord ON Thursday, Oct. 11, 2007. Carl was born in Pleasanton, Kan. on April 16, 1925. He was united in marriage to Dolly Atha on September 27, 1947. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1943 to 1946. Carl worked for Sears, Nu-Wa and the National Park Service in Fort Scott, Kan. He attended Faith Bible Church in Chanute...
Ray (10/11/07)
RAY -- Darrell M. Ray, 89, of Carl Junction, Missouri, formerly of Fort Scott, Kansas, died on Tuesday evening, October 9, 2007, at the Greenbriar Nursing Home in Joplin, Missouri. He was born on October 4, 1918 in Coffeyville, Kansas, the son of Montie W. and Virginia Lea (Herman) Ray. He grew up in Coffeyville, and graduated from Field Kindley Memorial High School, and then attended Coffeyville Community College...
GEORGE WILLIAM BROCK SR. (10/09/07)
Kevin W. Broyles (10/08/07)
Kevin W. Broyles, 46, of Blue Mound, Kansas, passed away Friday afternoon October 5, 2007 at the Allen County Hospital in Iola, Ks. He was born on June 10, 1961 in Iola, Ks., the son of Allen and Wilma Hull Broyles. He married Connie Bolin on July 25, 2005 in Miami, Oklahoma. She survives of the home...
Dr. R. Paul Drummond (10/06/07)
Dr. R. Paul Drummond, 60, of New Franklin, Mo., entered into eternal rest Thursday, Sept. 27, 2007, after a courageous battle with cancer. A Memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 14, in Paul H. Linn Memorial United Methodist Church on the campus of Central Methodist University in Fayette, Mo. A reception will follow in the Dealy Room of the CMU Student and Community Center...
Frank Ola Sherrick (10/06/07)
Frank Ola Sherrick, age 87, of Nevada, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 4, 2007, at his home, following a lengthy illness. Frank was born June 20, 1920, in Moundville, Mo., to Thomas Alpha Sherrick and Alice Rebecca Greer Sherrick Rutherford. On Dec. 25, 1940, he married Daisy Mae Matthews, in Lamar, Mo., who preceded him in death on March 31, 2006...
Stanley Lyn Cullison (10/03/07)
Stanley Lyn Cullison, 35, of rural Fort Scott, died Monday afternoon, Oct. 1, 2007, in a farming accident. He was born Dec. 22, 1971, the son of Richard and Patricia Ann (Prewett) Cullison, Sr., in Fort Scott, Kansas. Stanley was a farmer and a welder, and worked on his family's farm...
Richard Dean Sparks (10/03/07)
Richard Dean Sparks, 59, of San Ramon California, died Monday, Oct.1, 2007, at the San Ramon Regional Hospital Services will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday at the Blue Mound Federated Church, Blue Mound, Kans. Visitation will be from 6:30-8 p.m., Friday at the Coffel-Schneider Chapel, Mound City. Contributions are suggested to the Linn County Historical Museum. Interment will be in the Pleasant View Cemetery, Blue Mound...
Julie Marie Walker (10/02/07)
Julie Marie Walker Moss, 44, of Lanagan, Missouri, departed this life on Sunday, September 30, 2007 at the St. John's Regional Medical Center in Joplin, Missouri after a courageous battle with melanoma cancer. Julie entered this life on May 28, 1963 in Kansas City, Missouri born to Robert Leroy and Martha Jane (Golding) Honn. ...
Donald L. Carpenter (10/02/07)
Donald L. Carpenter, 83, of Arma died at 1:45 a.m., Monday, October 1, 2007 at the Arma Care Center in Arma. Mr. Carpenter was born March 8, 1924 at Fort Scott, Kansas the son of Lloyd and Jessie M. Welty Carpenter. Mr. Carpenter was a sheet metal worker who worked for Cessena, Beech and Helio Aircraft. He lived in the Arcadia-Arma area most his life. He was raised in Vernon County, Missouri and attended Missouri schools...
Obituaries (10/01/07)
CHARLOTTE FAYE LUNT Charlotte Faye Lunt, age 70, resident of 512 S. Judson, Fort Scott, Kansas, died unexpectedly Thursday, September 27, 2007, at Mercy Health Center after being admitted earlier in the day. She was born March 13, 1937 in Monarch, Oklahoma, the daughter of Edward Trusdell and Hazel Tanner Trusdell. ...
Deaths (10/01/07)
VIRGIL BRUNER Virgil Bruner, age 75, of Mound City, Kansas died Friday Sept. 28, 2007, at his home in Mound City. Funeral services will be held at 11 AM Monday Oct. 1, 2007, at the Coffel-Schneider Funeral Home in Mound City, Kansas. Burial will be in the Woodland Cemetery. ...