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Obituaries from January 2010

Bernard Campbell (01/29/10)
Bernard is survived by his wife, Lenora; one son: Ronald Campbell, of Monett; three daughters: Barbara Brightwell, of Carthage; Carolyn Beard, of Ozark; and Marilyn Ceselski, of Monett; two brothers: Robert Campbell, of Pierce City; Terry Campbell, of Monett; two sisters: Ann Bowman, of Neosho; and Carolyn Witt, of Pierce City; 13 grandchildren and special friend, Marsha Wiles...
Doris Henson (01/29/10)
Doris Jean (Henson) Garoutte, age 70, of Aurora, died at 8 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 27, at her home. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 30, at the Crafton-Cantrell Funeral Home in Aurora with burial in the Maple Park Cemetery. A visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 29 in the funeral home...
Bobby Pope (01/29/10)
Bobby Pope, age 64, of Exeter, died at 9:50 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 27. Memorial services will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 2, in Word and Spirit Family Outreach in Goodman. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville...
Frances Martin (01/28/10)
Frances Addeline Martin, 96, of McDowell, passed away at her home at 12:50 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 27. She was born on Dec. 5, 1913 in Cold Springs, Mo., to Robert and Irene (Barnard) Nall. She was united in marriage to Kenneth J. Martin in Raton, New Mexico on Feb. 3, 1936. They separated for eight years and divorced in 1958. They remarried on March 17, 1983 in McDowell and spent their remaining years together...
Lorene Eggeman (01/28/10)
Lorene R. Eggeman, born August 18, 1923, daughter of Loren H. and Millie E. Douthitt peacefully passed away at Mercy Community Medical Center on January 24, 2010 at the age of 86. Although she always shared fond memories of friends and family she suffered some difficult times growing up during the depression. ...
David Balding (01/28/10)
David A. Balding, age 61, of Eagle Rock, died at 4:50 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 26. No services are scheduled at this time. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Fohn Funeral Home, in Cassville.
Dale Ballard (01/27/10)
Boyd Dale Ballard, age 77, of Monett, passed away from this life on Jan. 25 at Sarcoxie Nursing Center following a long illness. He had lived in this area most of his life. He was born on Jan. 9, 1933 in West Plains and will be sadly missed by his family and friends...
Linda Bishop (01/27/10)
Linda Fay Bishop, age 65, of Cassville, died on Sunday, Jan. 24 at her home. Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 26 at the Seligman Cemetery under the direction of White Funeral Home, of Cassville.
Roy Pearcey (01/27/10)
Roy M. Pearcey, age 83, of Stotts City, died at 3:45 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 23, at the HCR Manor Care in Springfield. A graveside service, under the direction of the Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home, of Mt. Vernon, was held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 26 at the Moore Cemetery in Stotts City...
Charline Perriman (01/27/10)
Charline Perriman, age 79, of Mt. Vernon, died at 5:24 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 25, at St. John's Hospital-Springfield. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 28, at the Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon with burial at the Summit Cemetery in Mt. Vernon. A visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 27, in the funeral home...
Beverly Sweeney (01/27/10)
Beverly M. Sweeney, age 77, of Eagle Rock, died at 12:25 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 24. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 31, in Fohn Funeral Home, in Cassville. Burial will be in Missouri Veteran's Cemetery in Springfield. Visitation will be held from noon until service time on Sunday, Jan. 24, in Fohn Funeral Home, in Cassville...
Joe Allen (01/27/10)
Joe Allen, age 55, of Cassville, died at 11:01 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 25. A prayer service will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 30, in Fohn Funeral Home, of Cassville. Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 30, in Fohn Funeral Home, of Cassville...
Linda Pendergrass (01/27/10)
Linda K. Pendergrass, age 66, of Monett, died at her home on Saturday, Jan. 23. She was born on Feb. 13, 1943 to Burness and Mildred (Miller) Mayfield in Aurora. Linda united in marriage to james Pendergrass on Aug. 28, 1963 in Monett. Linda is survived by her husband; one son: Burness and wife Dorothy Pendergrass, of Dundee, Fla.; two grandchildren: Sarah and Michael...
Elburn Ray (01/25/10)
Elburn "E.L." Ray, age 68, of Wheaton, died at 2:05 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 22. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 26, at McQueen Funeral Home, of Wheaton. Burial will be in Muncie Chapel Cemetery in Wheaton. Visitation will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 25 at McQueen Funeral Home, in Wheaton...
Elizabeth Queen (01/25/10)
Elizabeth LaVerne Queen, age 83, died at 9:03 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 21, at Cox Medical Center South in Springfield. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 25 at the Crafton-Cantrell Funeral Home in Aurora with burial in the Maple Park Cemetery...
Leroy Green (01/25/10)
Leroy Green, age 72, of Springfield, passed away on Friday, Jan. 22, 2010, surrounded by his loving family. Leroy was born on Nov. 28, 1937 to Leon and Lucille Green in Rogers, Ark. He married his wife, Shirley on Jan. 21, 1971. Leroy was a metal fabricator for Midwest Aluminum for 27 years. He loved to paint, play the guitar, spending time outdoors and gardening, but most of all spending time with his family. Leroy was also an avid reader...
Walter Fischer (01/25/10)
Walter Sheridan Fischer, age 93, of Mt. Vernon, died at 1:05 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 22 in the Missouri Veteran's Home in Mt. Vernon. Local arrangements are under the direction of Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home, of Mt. Vernon. Burial will be held at a later date in the Pierce City Cemetery...
Madge Sparkman (01/21/10)
Madge Della Sparkman, age 95, of Cassville, died at 10:27 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 19. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 23, in Fohn Funeral Home, in Cassville. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery, in Cassville. Friends may call from noon until 6 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 22 and the family will receive friends from 9 a.m. until service time on Saturday, Jan. 23 in Fohn Funeral Home, in Cassville...
Byron Edwards (01/21/10)
Father Byron Huntley Edwards, age 84, of Morris Chapel, Tenn., formerly of Portageville, MO., died on Jan. 18, at Savannah, Tenn. He was born on July 10, 1925 to Stanley F. Edwards and Kitty Lee (Adams) Edwards in Portageville, MO. He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Hal Edwards...
Cody Stephens (01/20/10)
Richard "Cody" Stephens, age 23, of Cherryvale, Kan., formerly of Monett, died on Jan. 16, at KU Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan. He was born on May 6, 1986 to Randy and Toni (Stephens) Gower in Springfield. Cody is survived by his parents; maternal grandparents: Paul Stephens, of Monett; maternal great-grandmother: Thelma Stephens, of Washburn; paternal grandparents: Terry and Mary Gower, of Welch, Okla. ...
Jon Blue (01/20/10)
Jon Blue, age 48, of Monett, died on Sunday, Jan. 17, at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. He was born on Aug. 30, 1961, to Paul H. and Bernice (Frost) Blue. He was united in marriage to Geneva J. Chew on June 6, 1989, in Springfield. Jon is survived by his parents: Paul and Bernice Blue; his wife, Geneva Blue; one loving son, Caleb John Blue, of Monett; the daughter of his heart: Sara Parker, of Aurora; two sisters: Becky Forester and husband John, of Springfield, and Vicki Schreiner and husband, Joel, of Ankeny, Iowa; and one uncle: Floyd Blue and wife, Frieda.. ...
Cody Stephens (01/19/10)
Richard "Cody" Stephens, age 23, of Cherryvale, Kan., formerly of Monett, died on Jan. 16, at KU Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan. He was born on May 6, 1986 to Randy and Toni (Stephens) Gower in Springfield. Cody is survived by his parents; maternal grandparents: Paul Stephens, of Monett; maternal great-grandmother: Thelma Stephens, of Washburn; paternal grandparents: Terry and Mary Gower, of Welch, Okla. ...
David Stevenson (01/19/10)
David Samuel Stevenson, age 18, of Mt. Vernon, died at 10:15 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 15, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 20 at the Northside Baptist Temple, under the direction of the Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 19, at the church...
Bryan Elkins (01/19/10)
Bryan Leo Elkins, age 31, of Rocky Comfort, died on Sunday, Jan. 17. No services are scheduled at this time. Cremation arrangements are under the direction McQueen Funeral Home, of Wheaton.
Cody Stephens (01/18/10)
Cody Stephens, age 23, of Cherry Vale, Kan., formerly of Monett, died on Jan. 16, at KU Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan. Services are pending. Arrangements are under the direction of Bennett-Wormington Funeral Home in Monett.
Gertrude Shaw (01/18/10)
Gertrude "Gertie" Fields Shaw, age 90, of Shell Knob, died at 11:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 14. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 17, at First Baptist Church, of Shell Knob, under the direction of Fohn Funeral Home, in Shell Knob. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 19, in Woodlawn Cemetery, in Pomona, Kan., under the direction of Fohn Funeral Home, of Shell Knob...
Gilbert Riffe (01/18/10)
Gilbert Leslie Riffe, age 75, of Cassville, died at 5:37 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 16. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 19 in Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Burial with military honors will be in Oak Hill Cemetery in Cassville...
Charles Mynatt (01/18/10)
Charles Lawrence "Blackie" Mynatt went to be with his Lord on Jan. 16, 2010, at the Lawrence County Manor in Mt. Vernon. Blackie was born to Claude and Nora (Yancey) Mynatt in Lawrenceburg, Mo. on April 22, 1918. He was a 1936 graduate of Halltown High School and was a WWII Navy veteran...
Dorothy Lemons (01/18/10)
Dorothy Lemons, age 78, of Exeter, died at 8:10 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 15. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 18, in Fohn Funeral Home, in Cassville. Burial was in Maplewood Cemetery, in Exeter. Visitation was held from 4 to 6 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 17, at Fohn Funeral Home, in Cassville...
Ella Horner (01/18/10)
Ella Paulina Pitts Horner, age 80, of Rogers, Ark., formerly of Monett, died on Friday, Jan. 15. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 20, in Fohn Funeral Home, in Cassville. Burial will be in Horner Cemetery in Cassville. Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until service time on Wednesday, Jan. 20 at Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville...
Ray Dotson (01/18/10)
Ray Dotson, age 72, of Monett, died on Jan. 16, at Cox Medical Center South, in Springfield. He was born on Sept. 3, 1937, to Colonel and Deloris (Mullings) Dotson. He was united in marriage to Patricia Bales on Aug. 22, 1957 in Grover City, Calif. He is survived by his wife: Patricia Dotson; two sons: Steve and wife, Carol Dotson and Danny and wife, Nancy Dotson, both of Monett; one daughter: Stacy Dotson, of Monett; two sisters: Anna Smedley and Atha Inman, both of Clarksville, Ark; nine grandchildren: Crystal Dotson Hulse, Amanda Dotson Bosley, Zeb, Eli and Hanna Dotson, Keith, Jason and Shawn Dotson, Maxwell and Kristopher Dotson; four great-grandchildren: Katelynn Torres, Christian Hulse, Cole Bosley and Cara Bosley.. ...
Veda Cook (01/18/10)
Veda Bonnie "Bon" Cook, age 95, of Monett, passed away at her home on Jan. 17, after a brief illness, with her family by her side. Bon was born on June 21, 1914, near Southwest City, Mo., the daughter of the late Fay L. Cook and Nola Jones. She was a homemaker and loved cooking and caring for her family. She was a member of the Christ United Methodist Church in Monett where she was their pianist for 57 years, retiring at the age of 93...
Pamela Caldwell (01/18/10)
Pamela Lee "Pam" (Ross) Caldwell, age 54, of Springfield, died at 11:40 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 14. Graveside services were held at 10 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 18, in Oak Hill Cemetery, in Cassville, under the direction of Fohn Funeral Home, in Cassville...
Jon Blue (01/18/10)
Jon Blue, age 48, of Monett, died on Jan. 17, at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. Services are pending. Arrangements are under the care of Bennett-Wormington Funeral Home in Monett.
Charles Ash (01/18/10)
Charles Thomas Ash, age 75, of Monett, died on Jan. 16, at his home. Charles was born on Sept. 27, 1934 in Monett, to William Loyd and Chloe (Long) Ash. He was united in marriage to Margaret Henderson on June 27, 1954 in Monett. He is survived by his wife: Margaret; three sons: Donnie Ash, of Monett, Gene Ash, of Monett, and Kevin Ash, of Richmond; one daughter: Linda Kelso, of Monett; six grandchildren; and one great-grandchild...
Austin Roberts (01/14/10)
Austin Roberts, age 97 formerly of Golden, died on Tuesday, Jan. 12 at the Barry County Care Center in Cassville. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 15 at the Viney Creek Cemetery in Golden under the direction of White Funeral Home in Cassville...
Devilla Gunter (01/14/10)
Devilla R. Gunter, age 71, of Wheaton, died at 3:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 12. Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 14 in Muncie Chapel Cemetery, of Wheaton, under the direction of McQueen Funeral Home in Wheaton.
Howard Carter Jr. (01/14/10)
Howard H. Carter Jr., age 63, of Nixa and brother of Linda Wirz, of Verona, died on Tuesday, Jan. 12 at Manor Care, in Nixa. A private burial was held at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens in Springfield. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 23 in Calvary Bible Church, located at Highway 14 and Nicholas Roads (Highway M) in Nixa. Services are under the direction of Greenlawn Funeral Home of north Springfield...
Bobby Van Sandt (01/13/10)
Bobby Van Sandt, age 72, of Monett, died on Monday, Jan. 11 at his home. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 15 at the White Funeral Home in Cassville with burial to follow at the Arnhart Cemetery near Purdy. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 14 at the funeral home...
Pearl Spain (01/13/10)
Pearl Dalene Spain, age 35, of Kirksville, granddaughter of Flossie Spain, of Pierce City, died on Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2009 at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville. A memorial service was held at Travis-Noe Funeral Home in Kirksville.
Teddy Hollingsworth (01/13/10)
Teddy Joe Hollingsworth, age 58, of Fairview, died at 2:04 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 10. No services are scheduled at this time. Cremation arrangements are under direction of McQueen Funeral Home in Wheaton.
Thomas Tate (01/11/10)
Thomas Owen Tate, age 70, of Monett, died at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 9. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 13, at Bethel Cemetery, near Monett, under the direction of Fohn Funeral Home, in Cassville. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, Jan. 13 at Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville...
Dorothy Jarrett (01/11/10)
Dorothy Eleanor Jarrett, age 64, of Seligman, died at 2 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 4. No services are scheduled at this time. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Fohn Funeral Home, in Cassville.
Peggy Bartley (01/11/10)
Peggy Thornsberry Bartley, age 81, of Mt. Vernon, died at 2:15 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 9, at the St. John's Hospital in Aurora. A graveside service, under the direction of Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home, in Mt. Vernon, will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 12 at the Mt. Vernon City Cemetery...
Floyd Barker (01/11/10)
Floyd "Rollo" Barker, age 89, of Miller, died at 6:50 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 21, 2009 at the Missouri Veteran's Home, in Mt. Vernon. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 16 at the Morris-Leiman-Mosher Funeral Home in Miller.
Donald Jones (01/07/10)
Donald Benton Jones, age 83, of Cassville, died at 3:11 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 6. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 9 in Corinth Baptist Church, under the direction of Fohn Funeral Home, in Cassville. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 8 at Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville...
Dorothy Brown (01/07/10)
Marian Dorothy Brown, age 99, of Dallas, Texas, formerly of Aurora, died at 12:20 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 5. Funeral services, under the direction of the Crafton-Cantrell Funeral Home, of Aurora, will be held at 9 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 8. at the First Presbyterian Church, with burial in the Fullerton Cemetery in Carthage...
Andrew Baker (01/07/10)
Andrew Joe Baker, age 78, of Rocky Comfort, died at 4:50 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 5. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 11, in McQueen Funeral Home, of Wheaton. Burial will be in Rocky Comfort Cemetery in Rocky Comfort. Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until service time on Monday at McQueen Funeral Home in Wheaton...
David Lowery (01/06/10)
David Lowery, 56, died on Sunday, Jan. 3, at his home. He was born on Oct. 7, 1953 in Monett, Mo. to Billy Gene and Velma Louise (Burg) Lowery. David is survived by his mother, two daughters: Nicole and Amanda; two brothers: Freddie Lowery, of Noel, Mo. and Bill Lowery of Monett, Mo.; two sisters: Pat Arivett, of Verona, Mo. and Cheryl Yarnall, of Cassville, Mo...
Quentin Epperly (01/06/10)
Quentin Carl Epperly, age 90, of Cassville, died on Tuesday, Jan. 5. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 7, at Mill Street Church of Christ in Cassville, under the direction of Fohn Funeral Home, in Cassville. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery in Cassville...
Catherine Burger (01/06/10)
Catherine (Roetto) Burger, age 79, of Columbia, passed away Jan. 3, 2010 of an apparent heart attack. She was born on Feb. 16, 1930, in Monett, daughter of the late Frank and Catherine (Witt) Roetto. On May 20, 1950, she was united in marriage to Bernard Burger at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Pierce City, and he survives...
Arthur Patet (01/04/10)
Arthur Carl Patet, age 59, of Golden, died on Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2009, at Cox Medical Center South, in Springfield. Memorial services will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 5 at the All Faith United Methodist Church in Eagle Rock under the direction of White Funeral Home in Cassville...
Jimmie Parnell (01/04/10)
Jimmie Allen Parnell, age 67, of Yakima, Wash., passed away at 10:43 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 28, 2009, at the Liberty Hospital in Liberty, Mo. He was born on Aug. 12, 1942, in Greenfield, Mo., the son of Carl and Alta Lorene (Read) Parnell. Jimmie graduated in 1960 from Raytown High School and was a counselor in the public school system, retiring in 2008...
Dr. Troy Morgan (01/04/10)
Dr. Troy O. Morgan, MD, age 81, of Mt. Vernon, died at 6:03 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 28, 2009 at Cox Medical Center South in Springfield. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 2 at Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home, of Mt. Vernon.
Mary Ann Mason (01/04/10)
Mary Ann Mason, 67, of Monett, Mo., passed away on Saturday, Jan. 2 at Cox Medical Center South in Springfield, Mo. She was born on Sept. 22, 1942, in Trenton, Mo. to Howard and Mary (Bailey) Laffoon. She was united in marriage to Ron Mason in March, 1978. He preceded her in death in Jan., 2006...
Mazie King (01/04/10)
Mazie L. King, age 93, of Berryville, Ark., died on Tuesday, Dec. 29. Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 2 in Central Community United Methodist Church in Shell Knob under the direction of Fohn Funeral Home of Shell Knob.
Raymond Estes (01/04/10)
Raymond Erwin Estes, age 83, of Miller, died at 6:03 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2009, at Cox Medical Center South, of Springfield. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 4, at the Round Grove Baptist Church. Interment was at the Round Grove Cemetery under the direction of the Morris-Leiman-Mosher Funeral Home, in Miller...
Ethlyn Corn (01/04/10)
Ethlyn Louise Corn, age 87, of Cassville, died on Friday, Jan. 1. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 5, at Fohn Funeral Home, in Cassville. Burial will be in Rocky Comfort Cemetery, in Rocky Comfort.
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