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Obituaries from November 2001

M. Temples (11/30/01)
Marjorie Ellen Blackman Temples, daughter of the late Vernie C. Blackman and Tyna May Embrey Blackman, was born at Dexter on June 12, 1923 and died in the Missouri Southern Healthcare at Dexter on Nov. 28, 2001, at the age of 78. She was united in marriage to Dwight H. ...
Willis Christian (11/21/01)
Willis "Putt" Christian, son of the late Jess and Ester Ellis Christian, was born in Puxico on May 31, 1913 and died at the Missouri Southern Healthcare Facility in Dexter on Nov. 19, 2001, at the age of 88. Mr. Christian had lived in the Puxico community all his life and was a retired livestock and row crop farmer. ...
J.R. McLard (11/21/01)
J.R. McLard, the son of the late Frankilin and Rubie Tankersley McLard, was born in Bloomfield, Missouri on March 26, 1934 and died at the Missouri Southern Healthcare Facility in Dexter on Nov. 20, 2001, at the age of 67. Mr. McLard had lived in Dexter most of his life. ...
Rev. James Poe (11/20/01)
Rev. James R. Poe, son of Roy Poe and the late Agnes Hankins Poe, was born at Bloomfield on June 1, 1935 and died at Nov. 18, 2001 at Bloomington, Ill., at the age of 66. Rev. Poe was a member of United Methodist Church and was employed by United Methodist Churches as a Minister. He was a retired pastor of the Great Rivers Conference of the United Methodist Church in Ill. On Oct. 7, 1967 he was united in marriage to Marian Rae Keys, she survives of the home...
L. Parkinson (11/20/01)
LeRoy Parkinson, the son of the late Thomas and Bernice Johnson Parkinson, was born in Essex on Oct. 26, 1927 and died at the Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau on Nov. 16, 2001, at the age of 74. Mr. Parkinson was a retired carpenter. He was a former resident of St. ...
David Talley (11/20/01)
David Shawn Talley, 22, of Brownwood, the son of Kenneth and Frankie Futch Talley also of Brownwood, was born June 15, 1979 at Cape Girardeau and died Nov. 16, 2001, as a result of an automobile accident on Z Highway in Wayne County. David was a service technician with Talley Heating and Cooling. ...
Sherry Tilley (11/20/01)
Sherry J. Tilley, the daughter of Patty and J.W. Tilley, was born in Dexter on April 21, 1973 and died at her home in Bloomfield on Nov. 17, 2001, at the age of 28. Sherry had resided in Bloomfield all her life. She attended the Assembly of God Church at Birds Corner. ...
Sherry Tilley (11/20/01)
Sherry J. Tilley, the daughter of Patty and J.W. Tilley, was born in Dexter on April 21, 1973 and died at her home in Bloomfield on Nov. 17, 2001, at the age of 28. Sherry had resided in Bloomfield all her life. She attended the Assembly of God Church at Birds Corner. ...
Charles Harlan (11/20/01)
Charles D. Harlan, the son of the late Thomas and Viola Kamin Harlan, was born in Gray Ridge on Dec. 17, 1939 and died at the Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau on Nov. 16, 2001, at the age of 61 years. Mr. Harlan was a resident of Gray Ridge most of his life and was of the Baptist faith. ...
John McFall Sr. (11/23/01)
John L. McFall Sr., son of the late George W. McFall and Gertrude McDaniels McFall, was born on Jan. 20, 1936 at Morley and died at his residence at Dexter on Nov. 21, 2001, at the age of 65. Mr. McFall was a retired truck driver, a veteran of the United States Navy serving on the USS O'Brien and USS Dortch and a member of the American Legion Post 1000 in Dexter. ...
L. Springman (11/23/01)
Louisa Ellen Springman of Lowndes, the daughter of the late Herman L. and Francis McGee Payne, was born Dec. 29, 1913 at McGee and died on Nov. 19, 2001 at the Greenville Health Center in Greenville at the age of 87. Louisa was a homemaker and a member of Corinth General Baptist Church...
Anna Duley (11/23/01)
Anna Duley, the daughter of the late Elmer Lewis and Bessie Irene Purcell Sanders, was born in Essex on Dec. 19, 1946 and died at the St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau on Nov. 20, 2001, at the age of 54. Mrs. Duley was a former resident of Essex, but had resided in Idalia the past 10 years. ...
Marjorie Temples (11/29/01)
Marjorie Temples, a resident of rural Dexter, died on Nov. 28, 2001 in the Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter at the age of 78. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Rainey Funeral Home in Bernie.
D. Caldwell (11/28/01)
Dorothy LaVerne Caldwell, daughter of the late Lee Rowe and Maudie Joseph Rowe, was born on Jan. 29, 1931 at Dexter and died in the Beverly Health and Rehabilitation Center in Dexter on Nov. 26, 2001, at the age of 70. Mrs. Caldwell attended the Pleasant Grove Church near Dexter, was a homemaker and a resident of Dexter. ...
Amy N. Becking (11/28/01)
Amy Nell Becking, daughter of the late James Robert Kifer and Ora Mae Vineyard Kifer, was born at Bernie on July 2, 1925 and died in the St. Francis Medical Center at Cape Girardeau on Nov. 26, 2001, at the age of 76. She was united in marriage to Glendale Lee Becking at Piggott, Ark. ...
T. Wamble (11/28/01)
Thelma Mae Wamble, the daughter of the late Almond and Nancy Robinson Martin, was born in Stoddard County on May 6, 1915 and died at the Rivergate Healthcare Center in Riverview, Mich. on Nov. 26, 2001, at the age of 86. Mrs. Wamble was a former resident of Dexter, having lived in Michigan for several years, and a resident of Lincoln Park, Mich. ...
Amy Becking (11/27/01)
Amy Becking, a resident of Dexter, died in the St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau on Monday, Nov. 26, 2001, at the age of 76. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Rainey Funeral Home in Bernie.
Dorothy Caldwell (11/27/01)
Dorothy Caldwell, a resident of Dexter, died in the Beverly Health and Rehabilitation Center in Dexter on Monday, Nov. 26, 2001, at the age of 70. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Rainey Funeral Home in Dexter.
Golda Woods (11/27/01)
Golda Mae Woods, the daughter of the late Ed and Dorothy Ray Etheridge, was born in Hendrickson on March 31, 1928 and died at the Three Rivers Healthcare South Campus in Poplar Bluff on Nov. 24, 2001, at the age of 73. Mrs. Woods was a life-long resident of Southeast Missouri, having lived in Silva several years before moving to Dexter in 1993. ...
Paul Hoxworth (11/27/01)
Paul E. Hoxworth of Gravel Hill, the son of the late John and Ella Hester Hoxworth, was born Feb. 19, 1915 and died Monday, Nov. 19, 2001 at his home, at the age of 86. He was united in marriage to Mary Lou Grampp on Nov. 19, 1932. She preceded him in death on Nov. ...
Charles D. Harlan (11/19/01)
Charles D. Harlan, the son of the late Thomas and Viola Kamin Harlan, was born in Grayridge on Dec. 17, 1939 and died at the Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau on Nov. 16, 2001, at the age of 61. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Watkins & Sons Funeral Service of Dexter...
Cleo Mossman (11/19/01)
Cleo Alvin Mossman, son of the late Heber Mossman and Millie Fagan Mossman, was born on Feb. 26, 1924 at Puxico and died in the Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter on Nov. 15, 2001, at the age of 77. Mr. Mossman was a member of the First Church of God in Dexter, a former automobile mechanic in the San Francisco Bay area for 40 years, and a resident of Dexter. ...
C. Crawford (11/08/01)
Charles A. Crawford, the son of the late William O. and Leona Clayton Crawford, was born in Puxico on Jan. 15, 1946 and died at his home near Wappapello on Nov. 7, 2001, at the age of 55. Mr. Crawford had lived in the Puxico and Wappapello communities all his life. ...
Myrtle McGowen (11/08/01)
Myrtle McGowen, a resident of Dexter, died on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2001 at the Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter at the age of 74. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Rainey Funeral Home in Dexter.
S. Spangler (11/08/01)
Shirley Jean O'Hare Spangler of St. Louis, the daughter of Frank K. and Marie Jones O'Hare, was born on July 12, 1945 in Dexter and died on Friday, Nov. 2, 2001 at St. John's Mercy Medical Center in St. Louis at the age of 56. She is survived by her children, Gregory, Delinda and Micheila and four grandchildren. ...
Marion Mitchell (11/08/01)
Marion Mitchell, a resident of Dexter, died on Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2001 in the Hunter Acres Care Center at Sikeston at the age of 77. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Rainey Funeral Home in Dexter.
Alice McQueen (11/07/01)
Alice McQueen, the daughter of the late Marion and Gladys Birmingham Brady, was born in Walnut Ridge, Ark. on Feb. 20, 1931 and died at her home near Bloomfield on Nov. 5, 2001, at the age of 70. Mrs. McQueen had lived in Tenn. and Ark. before moving to Bloomfield 35 years ago. ...
Herman B. Williamson (11/05/01)
Herman B. Williamson, son of the late Oscar Franklin Williamson and Ollie Pry Williamson, was born on August 17, 1918, in Bloomfield, and departed this life in the Missouri Southern Healthcare Emergency Room in Dexter on November 2, 2001 at the age of 83 years...
Wilma Miller (11/02/01)
Wilma Sullinger Miller of Advance, the daughter of the late Elmer and Adaline Hitt Sullinger, was born Oct. 3, 1912 at Advance and died Nov. 1, 2001 at the St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, at the age of 89. Wilma was a homemaker and a member of Fairview General Baptist Church near Advance...
Zoa G. Cox (11/02/01)
Zoa G. Cox of Puxico died at the Puxico Nursing Center in Puxico on Nov. 2, 2001, at the age of 90. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Watkins & Sons Funeral Service of Puxico.
Marion Mitchell (11/09/01)
Marion Mitchell, son of the late Willie Mitchell and Anna Ledbetter Mitchell, was born on Aug. 31, 1924 at Essex and died in the Hunter Acres Care Center in Sikeston on Nov. 7, 2001, at the age of 77. Mr. Mitchell attended the Hopewell General Baptist Church at Frisco, was a retired line worker for General Motors in Flint, Mich., a veteran of the United States Army serving in World War II, and a resident of rural Dexter. ...
M. McGowen (11/09/01)
Myrtle McGowen, daughter of the late J.O. Carter and Dora Ketcherside Carter, was born on Oct. 6, 1927 at Ellsinore and died in the Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter on Nov. 8, 2001, at the age of 74. Mrs. McGowen was a homemaker and a resident of Dexter. ...
Marion Mitchell (11/12/01)
Marion Mitchell, son of the late Willie Mitchell and Anna Ledbetter Mitchell, was born on Aug. 31, 1924 at Essex and died in the Hunter Acres Care Center in Sikeston on Nov. 7, 2001, at the age of 77. Mr. Mitchell attended the Hopewell General Baptist Church at Frisco, was a retired line worker for General Motors in Flint, Mich., a veteran of the United States Army serving in World War II, and a resident of rural Dexter. ...
Cleo Mossman (11/16/01)
Cleo Mossman, a resident of Dexter, died on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2001 in the Missouri Southern Healthcare at Dexter at the age of 77. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Rainey Funeral Home in Dexter.
Linus E. Bock (11/15/01)
Linus E. Bock of Advance, son of the late Carl and Carrie Gluckhertz Bock, was born on Aug. 26, 1912 in Cape County and died Nov. 13, 2001 at the Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau at the age of 89. Linus was a retired farmer and a member of the Full Gospel Tabernacle Church in Advance. ...
Vader L. Link (11/15/01)
Vader L. Link, son of the late Franklin and Mary Magdeline Meinz Link, was born near Bloomfield on Jan. 5, 1922 and died at his home near Bloomfield on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2001, at the age of 79. On July 28, 1951, he was united in marriage to Pansy Pauline Kleffer, she survives of the home. ...
Florence Taylor (11/15/01)
Florence Melissalee Taylor, daughter of the late Monroe Gammons and Lillie May Haymes Gammons, was born at Hickman, Ky. on Aug. 2, 1911 and died in the Integrated Health Systems at Big-Valley Park, Mo. on Nov. 12, 2001, at the age of 90. She was united in marriage to Charlie C. ...
Verba Romines (11/13/01)
Verba Ellen Romines, daughter of the late Alva Rowley and Julia Allen Rowley, was born at Fisk on Feb. 8, 1921 and died in the Missouri Southern Healthcare at Dexter on Nov. 11, 2001, at the age of 80. Ms. Romines was a Social Service Supervisor for the Department of Public Social Services, Social Services Division at Blythe, Calif. ...
Marlin Dunn (11/13/01)
Marlin Dunn, son of the late John Dunn and Minnie Overfield Dunn, was born on March 22, 1936 at Uniontown, Ky. and died in the Southeast Missouri Hospital on Nov. 12, 2001, at the age of 65. Mr. Dunn was the owner of 225 Package Store in Dexter, a veteran of the United States Army and a resident of Dexter. ...
A. W. Findley (11/13/01)
A. Wayne Findley, the son of the late Alfred L. and Pearl King Findley was born in Puxico on Nov. 22, 1928 and died at his home in Puxico on Nov. 10, 2001, at the age of 72. Mr. Findley had lived all his life in the Puxico and Poplar Bluff areas. He was a retired Missouri State Highway Patrol Commercial Vehicle Inspector, was affiliated with the Baptist Church and a veteran of the United States Army serving in the Signal Corps. ...
Charles Goss (11/12/01)
Charles "Herman" Goss of Cahokia, Ill., was born Sept. 9, 1931 in Arbyrd and died Thursday, Nov. 8, 2001, at his residence. A former Dexter resident, he was the retired owner/operator of Goss Tree Service in Cahokia and was a member of the Apostolic Pentecostal Church of Cahokia. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Patricia Goss; his parents, Charlie and Lessle (nee Black) Goss; and a brother, Curtis Goss...
L. Whitehead (11/01/01)
Leona Janice Whitehead, daughter of the late William Elic Bailey and Lula Johnson Bailey, was born at Morley on July 29, 1919 and departed this life in the Missouri Southern Healthcare at Dexter on Oct. 30, 2001, at the age of 82. She was united in marriage to Leroy Wendell Whitehead at Bernie, Mo. ...