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Obituaries from September 2009

Ava Geneva Hume (09/29/09)
Ava Geneva Hume, daughter of the late Chester and Lillie Link Asbell, was born in Clines Island on May 17, 1921, and died at the Golden Living Center in Dexter on Saturday, Sept. 26, 2009, at the age of 88. Mrs. Hume had lived in Dexter area all her life. She was a charter member of the Second General Baptist Church in Dexter. She had been a self-employed day care worker and kept children for 30 years...
Patricia Mallady (09/26/09)
Patricia Mallady, daughter of the late Samual L. Boone and Bonnie Mae Tucker was born on Aug. 29, 1932, in Poplar Bluff and died in the Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau on Sept. 24, 2009, at the age of 77. Mrs. Mallady was a homemaker and a resident of Campbell...
Darrell Stallion (09/23/09)
Darrell Stallion, son of the late Forrest William Stallion and Emma Erma Garner was born on April 18, 1952, in Poplar Bluff, Missouri and died at the St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau on Sept.21, 2009 at the age of 57 years. Darrell worked for Bud Shell Ford for 10 years and drove over the road trucks for 10 years...
Katherine Dukes (09/23/09)
Katherine Dukes, a resident of Spencer, Okla., for the past 28 years, died peacefully on Sept. 17, 2009, at 91. She was born on Nov. 20, 1917 in Bertrand to James Henry Gunter and Mamie Lea (Wood) Gunter. Katherine, known as Grandma to many, gave her heart to her Lord, Jesus, at the age of 12. ...
C.J. Ivy, Jr. (09/19/09)
C. J. Ivy, Jr., son of the late Crawford John, Sr. and Maud Kirk Ivy, born in Brinkley, Ark., on Aug. 10, 1931, and died in Dexter on Sept. 14, 2009, at the age of 78. Mr. Ivy had lived in Arkansas and Chicago, Ill., before moving to Dexter 14 years ago. At age 17, C.J. entered the U. S. Army, serving 21 years. He served in Korea and Vietnam; and he retired in 1971. He was a member of the American Legion...
Albert Kruse (09/19/09)
Albert Kruse, son of the late Benjamin Kruse and Mary Koechig Kruse was born on Sept. 29, 1910 in Dexter and departed this life in the Missouri Southern Healthcare at Dexter on Sept. 17, 2009 at the age of 98. Mr. Kruse was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Dexter where he had served as Sunday School Superintendent and the Church Board. ...
Zelphia Knight (09/19/09)
Zelphia Idell Knight, daughter of the late Lee Roy Stricklin and Jettie Walker Stricklin was born on Dec. 23, 1916 at Bernie and died in the Mt. Carmel Senior Living Center in St. Charles on Sept. 17, 2009 at the age of 92. Mrs. Knight had formerly worked in sales and was former resident of Dexter and Bernie...
Joe Henry Cunningham (09/19/09)
Joe Henry Cunningham, son of the late Charles Asa and Flora Pearl Reynolds Cunningham, was born in Bernie on July 31, 1934, and died at the Golden Living Center in New Madrid on Sept. 18, 2009, at the age of 75. Mr. Cunningham had lived in Parma most of his life. He had attended the Church of God in Parma. He was retired from Brown Construction in Dexter...
Willie Smith (09/18/09)
Willie Smith, son of the late Jasper Eugene Smith and Dollie Wood Smith, was born Nov. 15, 1931, in Holmes County, Miss., and died on Thursday, Sept. 17, 2009, at the Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau at the age of 77. Mr. Smith was a self-employed truck driver, veteran of the United States Army, and a resident of Dexter...
Albert Kruse (09/18/09)
Albert Kruse, a resident of Dexter, died on Sept. 17, 2009 in the Missouri Southern Healthcare at Dexter at the age of 98. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.
William Lawrence Case (09/18/09)
Funeral services for William Lawrence Case of Washington will be held on Saturday, Sept. 19, 2009, at noon at First Assembly of God Church in Washington with interment in the Washington Presbyterian Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 18, 2009, at the church...
Lone Baker (09/18/09)
Lone Baker, daughter of the late Johnie Baker and Icy Farris Baker, was born on Dec. 15, 1929, in rural Dexter and died on Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2009, in the Golden Living Center in Dexter at the age of 79. Ms. Baker was a member of the Pleasant Grove Community Church near Dexter, a resident of rural Dexter, a former bookkeeper for Bernie Coop and Ryan Construction in Sikeston...
Lone Baker (09/17/09)
Lone Baker died on Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2009, in the Golden Living Center in Dexter, at the age of 79. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be annouced by the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.
Sharon Sue Alberson Horn (09/15/09)
Sharon Sue Alberson Horn, the daughter of the late Emther Verdene and Mildred Ellen Qualls Alberson, was born in Bernie on Oct. 4, 1947 and died at her home in Dexter on Sept. 11, 2009, at the age of 61. She had lived in Stoddard County and Dexter most of her life. She was a member of the Church of Christ in Bloomfield. She had been a truck driver with Edwards Transportation...
L. L. "Louis" McConnell (09/15/09)
L. L. "Louis" McConnell, son of the late Eddie Cleveland and Beula Gale Stephenson McConnell, was born in Cabot, Ark. on May 4, 1921, and died at the Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2009, at the age of 88. Mr. McConnell had lived in Southeast Missouri most of his life and moved to Dexter from Sikeston in 1951. He had owned McConnell's Gas Station for 29 years and L & L Trucking before his retirement. He was a veteran of the U. S. Army...
Glenn Miller (09/15/09)
Glenn Miller, age 63, of Stover, died Friday, Sept. 11, 2009, at Bothwell Regional Health Center in Sedalia. He was born in Dexter on Aug. 17, 1946, a son of the late Otis and Muriel (Ward) Miller. On June 20, 1964, in Cape Girardeau, he was married to Brenda Kay Lincoln, who survives at the home...
Jessie Lee Kester (09/15/09)
Jessie Lee Kester, daughter of the late Thomas Lee Cunningham and Inez Borders Cunningham, was born on July 16, 1929 at Malden and died in the Crowley Ridge Care Center in Dexter on Sept.12, 2009 at the age of 80. Mrs. Kester was a member of the Full Gospel Church, a home-maker and resident of Dexter, formerly of Bernie...
Verna Mae Romine (09/12/09)
Verna Mae Romine, daughter of the late William Riley Cox and Sarah Betty Perryman Cox, was born on Jan. 16, 1935 in Corning, Ark. and died on Sept. 10, 2009 in The Village at Richardson in Richardson, Texas at the age of 74. Mrs. Romine was a homemaker, formally of Stoddard County and resided in Mesquite, Texas at the time of her death...
Verna Romine (09/11/09)
Verna Romine, a resident of Mesquite, Texas, died on Sept. 10, 2009 in the Village at Richardson, Texas at the age of 74. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.
William Genii Davis (09/11/09)
William Genii Davis, daughter of the late Elmer and Myrtle Gibson Edmonds, was born on Jan. 24, 1920 in Bernie and died on Sept. 7, 2009 at the Golden Living Center in Malden at the age of 89. Mrs. Davis was a resident of Bernie. On Sept. 4, 1938 she was united in marriage to Kenneth Davis. Mr. Davis preceded her in death on Feb. 20, 1989...
Glenda Southerland (09/11/09)
Glenda Southerland, daughter of the late Alton Cox and Mary Williams Cox, was born on April 28, 1941, at Sikeston and died in the Hospice of the Ozarks Hospice House at Mountain Home, Ark., on Sept. 9, 2009, at the age of 78. Mrs. Southerland was a member of the Westside Baptist Church in Dexter, a former equipment operator for Arvin Automotive and a resident of Bloomfield...
Marilyn Taylor Williams (09/11/09)
Marilyn Taylor Williams, daughter of Mary Ellen Taylor of Dudley and the late Bayless E. Taylor, Jr., was born on Aug. 12, 1954, at Dexter and died at her residence in Wappapello on Sept. 9, 2009 at the age of 55. Marilyn was a member of the Liberty Hill General Baptist Church at Aid, the owner of Fiddler's Restaurant in Dexter, was the former Representative for the 159th District to the Missouri House of Representatives, the former Director of the Missouri Division of Professional Registration, the Chief of Staff for the Missouri Senate Minority Floor Leader, Maeda Coleman.. ...
Novella Irene Johnson (09/10/09)
Novella Irene Johnson, daughter of the late Albert Charles Green and Bessie Alberta Proffer, was born on Sept. 10, 1920 in Puxico and died at her residence in Dexter on Sept. 9, 2009 at the age of 88. Mrs. Johnson was a member of the First Baptist Church in Dexter, a lifelong business owner in Dexter and a resident of Dexter...
Pauline Bone Gaddy (09/10/09)
Pauline Bone Gaddy, daughter of the late Fred McAnelly and Ella Lowery McAnelly was born on March 27, 1930 at Hollywood, Mo. and died at Missouri Southern Healthcare at Dexter on Sept. 9, 2009 at the age of 79. Mrs. Gaddy was of the Baptist faith, a homemaker and resident of Dexter...
Pauline Gaddy (09/09/09)
Pauline Gaddy died on Sept. 9, 2009 at the the Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter at the age of 79. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexer.
Novella Johnson (09/09/09)
Novella Johnson died on Sept. 9, 2009 in her residence at Dexter. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.
Earlene Humphries (09/08/09)
Earlene Humphries, a former resident of Bernie, died on Saturday, Sept. 5, 2009 at the age of 79. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Bernie.
Wanda Ruth Carwile (09/01/09)
Wanda Ruth Carwile, the daughter of the late Floyd Gaines and Gladys Effie Wilburn Clark, was born in Dexter on Jan. 8, 1937, and died at the Cypress Point Nursing Facility in Dexter on Aug. 31, 2009, at the age of 72 years. She attended church at the First General Baptist Church in Dexter and was a member of the Dexter Eagles Lodge...
Corlors Jane Laden (09/01/09)
Corlors Jane Laden, daughter of the late Sam Columbus Wilkerson and the late Lucy Andrews Wilkerson, was born July 7, 1948 in Little Rock, Ark. and died on Aug. 30, 2009 at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau at the age of 61. She was married on Oct. 1, 1963, in Peach Orchard to Dwight Franklin Laden, who preceded her in death on Aug. 17, 2001...
Keith Hampton (09/01/09)
Keith Hampton, son of the late Louie and Ethel Pirtle Hampton, was born on March 26, 1926 in Essex and died on Friday, Aug. 28, 2009, at his residence in rural Dexter at the age of 83. Mr. Hampton was a retired farmer, a vintage car enthusiast and a resident of Dexter...