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Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Obituaries from July 2009

Sam W. Huey (07/29/09)
Sam Winford Huey, son on the late Sam William Huey and Mary Vannoy Huey, was born on May 27, 1931, in Parma and died at the St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau on July 26, 2009, at the age of 78. Mr. Huey was retired from the University of Missouri Extension office, a farmer, a veteran of the United Sates Army, retired from the Missouri National Guard 1221st Transportation Unit in Dexter, a member of Kenady-Hanks American Legion Post #59. ...
Woodrow Gaylord (07/22/09)
Woodrow Gaylord, a resident of rural Essex, died on July 22, 2009 in the Missouri Delta Medical Center at Sikeston at the age of 88. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.
Flo M. Plunk (07/31/09)
Flo Magnolia Plunk, daughter of the late James Leonard and Verda Bell Curtis Cawhorn, was born in Conran on March 21, 1936, and died at the Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, on July 29, 2009, at the age of 73. Mrs. Plunk had lived in Marston and Essex before moving to Dexter in 1973. She had owned and operated the 61 Cafe in Marshton with her husband before his death. She was affiliated with the Pentecost Church...
Carrol Sifford (07/30/09)
Carrol Sifford, son of Elsie Frailey Sifford of Malden and the late Edward Luther Sifford, was born on Aug. 23, 1939, near Essex and died in his residence at rural Essex on July 28, 2009, at the age of 69. Mr. Sifford was a member of the Broadwater Church Of The Brethren near Essex, a former machinist at Missouri Dry Dock at Cape Girardeau and a resident of rural Essex...
Quentin Edwards (07/28/09)
Quentin Edwards, son of the late Johnny Martin Edwards and Venia White Edwards, was born on Dec. 19, 1925, in Anaheim, Calif., and died on July 25, 2009, in his residence near Dexter at the age of 83. Mr. Edwards was a veteran of the United States Navy serving in World War II, a former employee of the Signode Corporation, a member of the Malden Masonic Lodge, Dexter Elks Lodge #2439 and a resident of rural Dexter...
Don Wayne Pearson (07/28/09)
Don Wayne Pearson died July 24, 2009, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter. Arrangements are with Chiles Cooper Funeral Home in Bloomfield.
Mildred Marie Moore (07/28/09)
Mildred Marie Moore died July 25, 2009, at her home in Puxico. Arrangements are with Watkins & Sons Funeral Home in Puxico.
Sam Winford Huey (07/28/09)
Sam Winford Huey, son on the late Sam William Huey and Mary Vannoy Huey, was born on May 27, 1931, in Parma and died at the St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau on July 26, 2009, at the age of 78. Mr. Huey was a former employee at the University Of Missouri Extension office, a farmer, a veteran of the United Sates Army, retired from the Missouri National Guard 1221st Transportation Unit in Dexter, a member of Kenady-Hanks American Legion Post #59. ...
Jim Boone (07/27/09)
Jimmy Wayne Boone, son of the late, Sherman Boone and Vanita Noyes Boone Conner, was born on Oct. 20, 1942, at Sikeston and died in his residence at Dexter on July 25, 2009, at the age of 66. Mr. Boone was a member of the New Bethel General Baptist Church near Dexter, the terminal manager for Hart Transport in Dexter, a veteran of the United States Navy, a member of Kenady-Hanks American Legion Post #59. ...
Angie Stuever (07/27/09)
Angie Stuever, daughter of Jerry Dean Cooper and Mary Sue Ward Cooper of Sikeston, was born on Jan. 15, 1957, at Chinon, France and died in the Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis on July 25, 2009, at the age of 52. Angie was a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Dexter where she served as Administrative Assistant, was a member of the Daughters of St. ...
William E. Hancock (07/24/09)
William E. Hancock, son of Mary Bell Barber Hancock and the late William L. Hancock, was born in Poplar Bluff on March 12, 1937, and died at his home in Orange Park, Fla., on July 20, 2009, at the age of 72. Mr. Hancock grew up in Dudley and moved to Michigan after being married to Dorothy M. Garrett in East St. Louis, Ill., and moved to Florida in 1975. He was of the Protestant faith...
Everett T. Leirer (07/23/09)
Everett T. Leirer, son of the late Otto Leirer and Rosa Pruitt Leirer was born on Dec. 4, 1912 at Greenway, Ark. and died at the Gideon Care Center in Gideon on July 21, 2009 at the age of 96. Mr. Leirer graduated from East St. Louis, Ill. High School and then attended Chillicothe Business College in Chillicothe. ...
Woodrow Gaylord (07/23/09)
Woodrow Gaylord, son of the late Horace Edgar Gaylord and Bessie Jane Martin Gaylord was born on Sept. 14, 1920 at Cooter and died in the Missouri Delta Medical Center at Sikeston on July 22, 2009 at the age of 88. Mr. Gaylord was a member of the Second General Baptist Church in Dexter, a retired farmer and electrician, a veteran of the United States Army Serving in World War II and a resident of rural Essex...
Iva Mae Gibson (07/23/09)
Iva Mae Gibson, daughter of the late Jentry James and Maudie Alice Weekly Chapman, was born in Farmington on Sept. 21, 1918, and died at the Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter on July 21, 2009, at the age of 90. Mrs. Gibson had lived most of her life in the Dexter area but had spent several years in Washington and moved back to Dexter in 1985. ...
Chester "Sonny" Horton (07/21/09)
Chester "Sonny" Horton, son of the late John Horton and Anna Margaritte Kleffer Horton, was born on April 8, 1922, at Bernie and died in the Golden Living Center in Bloomfield on July 19, 2009, at the age of 87. Mr. Horton was a retired farmer and a resident of Bernie...
Darrell Dixon (07/21/09)
Darrell Dixon, son of Ella Mae McKee Dixon of Dexter and the late Clyde Curtis Dixon, was born on March 31, 1950, in Dexter and died on Friday, July 17, 2009, in Jonesboro, Ark., at the age of 59. Mr. Dixon was the owner of AG WHOLESALE USA in Jonesboro, Ark., and served in the Missouri National Guard 1221st Transportation Unit in Dexter for six years. He was a former resident of Dexter, currently residing in Jonesboro...
Kelly Scott Ross (07/15/09)
Kelly Scott Ross, 38, of Malden, formerly of Dexter, died in Memphis, Tenn. on July 12, 2009. Funeral arrangements are being hendled by the White-Sanders Funeral Home at Fisk.
Joe Tibbs (07/14/09)
Joe Tibbs, son of Leo Tibbs of Dexter, and the late Ruby Provance Tibbs was born on March 20, 1949 in Dexter and died on July 12, 2009 at the Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center at the age of 60. Besides his father he is survived by one sister, Sharon Goodman of Dexter; by one niece, Lori Moore of Dexter; by one nephew, John Moore of Dexter; by one great nephew, Heath Moore of Dexter, and by one great-great niece, Halie Moore of Dexter...
William David Rice Jr. (07/14/09)
William David Rice Jr., son of the late William David Rice Sr. and Loyetta Rice, was born on Nov. 1, 1941, in Portageville and died on July 12, 2009, at the Crowley Ridge Care Center in Dexter at the age of 67. Mr. Rice was a former resident of Malden, currently living in Bernie. He was known around Bernie as "Captain Mule"...
Leon Hill (07/14/09)
Leon Hill, son of the late Howard R. Hill and Virginia Williams Hill, was born on April 14, 1926, at Blytheville, Ark., and died in the Golden Living Center at Malden on Saturday, July 11, 2009, at the age of 83. Mr. Hill was a member of the Worldwide Church of God in Poplar Bluff, a retired farmer, and a resident of Bernie...
Myrtle Dodge (07/10/09)
Myrtle Dodge, daughter of the late Fred Henderson and Etta Robinson Henderson, was born on April 28, 1924, at Dexter and died in the Crowley Ridge Care Center in Dexter on July 9, 2009, at the age of 85. Mrs. Dodge was a founding member of Faith Lutheran Church in Dexter, a retired cosmetologist and resident of Dexter...
Myrtle Dodge (07/09/09)
Myrtle Dodge, a resident of Dexter, died on July 9, 2009 in the Crowley Ridge Care Center at Dexter at the age of 85. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.
Gladys Geneva Christian Lewis (07/08/09)
Gladys Geneva Christian Lewis was born on July 1, 1918, at Puxico, the daughter of the late Warner and Erma Harris Christian. She died on July 6, 2009, at St. Charles. She was preceded in death by her husband, Thell Lewis, her husband of 60 years. Survivors include her daughter, Shelby Jean Howard Johnson; grandchildren, Sherri Lynn John Graflage, Terri Dawn Chadwell, Christine Lynn Grant, Kevin Michael Johnson; great-granddaughter, Amanda Marie (Larry Rudar) Lowry; great-great-grandson, Jax Lee Rudar; sisters, Deane Kirby, Virginia (T.C.) Miner of Bloomfield, and Betty McDougal of Sikeston; brothers, Allen (Thelma) Christian of Dexter, Harold Christian of Granite City, Charles (Jean) Christian of Bloomfield; sister-in-law, Ruth Lewis of Dexter; and many nieces; nephews; cousins; and their families.. ...
Jonnie Sue Copeland (07/08/09)
Jonnie Sue Copeland, daughter of the late Frank Cravens and Dot Parks Cravens, was born on April 29, 1950, at Flint, Mich., and died in the Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter on July 4, 2009 at the age of 59. Mrs. Copeland attended the First General Baptist Church in Bloomfield, was employed by the Dexter Wal-Mart as a cashier, and a resident of Dexter...
Richard Duane Haga (07/03/09)
Richard Duane Haga, son of the late Herman Lowell Haga and Maria Stanton Hardwick Haga was born on May 21, 1927 at Highland Park, Mich. and died in the Cypress Point Skilled Nursing Center at Dexter on July 3, 2009 at the age of 82. Mr. Haga was a former insurance agent in Poplar Bluff for 26 years with Bankers Life and Casualty Insurance Company, a veteran of the United States Navy serving in World War II and a resident of Dexter...
Cozette Williamson (07/03/09)
Cozette Williamson, daughter of the late Riley and Wilma "Kate" Robinson Hester, was born in Idalia on Aug. 10, 1929, and died at her home in Essex on July 3, 2009, at the age of 79. Cozette had lived in the Essex area most all her life. She had retired from Elders Manufacturing and attended church at the South Pleasant Valley Church in Essex...
Margaret Sue Lane (07/03/09)
Margaret Sue Lane, daughter of the late Walter Eugene Lane and Mary Edna Duncan Lane was born on April 27, 1947 at Dexter and died in the Cypress Point Skilled Nursing Center in Dexter on July 3, 2009 at the age of 62. Sue was of the Baptist Faith, attended the Stoddard County A.R.C. Day Activity Center in Dexter, was a member of the Stoddard County A.R.C. and was a resident of Dexter...
Verba Foege (07/03/09)
Verba Foege, daughter of the late John and Myrtie Cates Link was born on August 17, 1928 in Bloomfield and died on June 27, 2009 ,at her residence in Bloomfield at the age of 80. Mrs. Foege attended the St. Joe General Baptist Church in Idalia and worked as a cashier, model, waitress and a beautician at Puff Beauty Salon which she owned and was employed at Raython for 18 years. ...
Sue Lane (07/03/09)
Sue Lane, a resident of Dexter, died on July 3, 2009 in the Sypress Point Skilled Nursing Center at the age of 62. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.
Richard Haga (07/03/09)
Richard Haga, a resident of Dexter, died on July 3, 2009 in the Cypress Point Skilled Nursing Center at the age of 82. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.
Ruby Opal Snider (07/01/09)
Ruby Opal Snider, daughter of the late Frank Ambrous Stoker and Ora Bea Morris, was born on Feb. 11, 1918 at Dexter and died in the Crowley Ridge Care Center on June 30, 2009 at the age of 91. Snider was a member of the Second General Baptist Church in Dexter, a former employee of Elder's Manufacturing in Dexter and a resident of Dexter...