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Obituaries from December 2009

Doris Williams (12/22/09)
Doris Williams, daughter of the late Rev. Thurman W. Bland and Winnie Wilkerson Bland, was born on Sept. 24, 1932, in Kennett and died on Sunday, Dec. 20, 2009, at the Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau at the age of 77. Mrs. Williams was a homemaker, member of the Second General Baptist Church in Dexter were she was the organist for many years, a dedicated volunteer for Meals on Wheels through the Dexter Nutrition Center, and a superb cook...
Daisy Ruth Schaefer (12/29/09)
Daisy Ruth Schaefer, daughter of the late Henry Ray Miskell and Berna Reeves Blankenship, was born on Sept. 30, 1927, in Parma and died on Friday, Dec. 25, 2009, in Golden Living Center at Dexter at the age of 82. Mrs. Schaefer was a member of the Sugar Tree General Baptist Church and a former resident of Bernie currently residing in Dexter...
Daisy Ruth Schaefer (12/26/09)
Daisy Ruth Schaefer was born on Sept. 30, 1927 in Parma, Missouri and died on Dec. 25, 2009 in the Golden Living Center in Dexter at the age of 82. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel in Bernie...
Frank "Bub" Minton, Jr. (12/26/09)
Frank "Bub" Minton Jr., son of the late Franklin and Beulah Minton was born on Oct. 14, 1933 and died on Dec. 24, 2009 in the Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston at the age of 76. Mr. Minton had attended the Bernie General Baptist Church and was a resident of rural Bernie most of his life...
Robert E. Lee (12/24/09)
Robert E. Lee, the son of the late Albert Hardin "Hardy" and Mary Etta Stallings Lee, died Dec. 21, 2009. Arrangements will be handled at the Watkins & Sons Funeral Home in Puxico, Missouri.
Audie Honeycutt (12/24/09)
Audie Honeycutt, daughter of the late Hubert and Daisy Sommers Honeycutt, was born in Jerusalem, Ark., on Aug. 21, 1947, and died at her home near Dexter on Dec. 22, 2009, at the age of 62. She had lived in Dexter, Missouri most of her life. She had worked at Nordine before ill health forced her retirement. She enjoyed embroidery, reading and her cat "Miss Kitty"...
Crelle G. Lewis (12/24/09)
Crelle G. Lewis, age 93, of East Peoria, died Monday, Dec. 21, 2009, at 9:05 a.m. in East Peoria, Ill. Crelle was born April 23, 1916 in Chaffee. He married Ina Ruth Carlton on Feb. 14, 1952, in Peoria. Survivors include his wife, Ina Ruth; one son, Wallace (Jodith) Lewis of Canton; one grandson, William Lewis of Canton; one granddaughter, Nichole Lewis of Peoria; four step-grandchildren, Wendy Stevens of Creve Coeur, Clayton Stevens of Springfield, Joshua Marcure of Pekin, James Marcure of Springfield; six step-great-grandchildren, and one sister, Loraine Grimes of Sikeston.. ...
Thelma Brigman (12/17/09)
Thelma Brigman, a resident of rural Dexter, died on Dec. 16, 2009 in the Golden Living Center at Malden at the age of 90. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will ba announced later by the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Bernie.
Eddie Williams (12/11/09)
Eddie Williams, son of the late Archie A. and Loa Mae Parmenter Williams, was born in Bloomfield on May 4, 1949, and died at the Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau on Dec. 10, 2009 at the age of 60. Mr. Williams had lived in Bloomfield all his life. He was a member of the Church of Christ in Dexter and had been a truck driver with QT Trucking and had also worked as a self-employed truck driver...
Darla Cochran (12/10/09)
Darla Cochran, a resident of Dexter, died on Dec. 9, 2009 in her residence at the age of 64. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.
Arthur Estes (12/10/09)
Arthur Estes, a resident of Dexter, died on Dec. 9, 2009 in his residence at the age of 78. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.
Edna Fay Caulley (12/10/09)
Edna Fay Caulley, daughter of the late E. M. Caulley and Eva Johnson Caulley was born on Nov. 7, 1923 at Dudley and died at Missouri Southern Healthcare at Dexter on Dec. 8, 2009 at the age of 86. Ms. Caulley was a member of the Dexter Church of Christ, a former sales associate for Wal-Mart and a resident of Dexter...
Edna Caulley (12/10/09)
Edna Fay Caulley, daughter of the late E. M. Caulley and Eva Johnson Caulley was born on Nov. 7, 1923 at Dudley and died at Missouri Southern Healthcare at Dexter on Dec. 8, 2009 at the age of 86. Ms. Caulley was a member of the Dexter Church of Christ, a former sales associate for Wal-Mart and a resident of Dexter...
Edna Caulley (12/09/09)
Edna Caulley, was born on November 7, 1923 in Dudley and dide on Dec. 8, 2009 at the Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter at the age of 86. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announce later by the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.
Alice V. Galloway (12/08/09)
Alice V. Galloway was born on Nov. 17, 1921, to the late S.Z. and Cora Ann Galloway at Holcomb and died on Dec. 5, 2009, in the Golden Living Center in Dexter at the age of 88. She was a life time member of the Holcomb Methodist Church at Holcomb. She was a retired business consultant and accountant. She had been a resident of Dexter since 1984...
Alice Galloway (12/06/09)
Alice Galloway, a resident of Dexter, died on Dec. 5, 2009 at Golden Living Center at Dexter at the age of 88. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.
Chester Woodall (12/06/09)
Chester Woodall, a resident of Bernie, died on Dec. 4, 2009 at the Golden Living Center in Dexter at the age of 95. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Bernie.
Linda Wilfong (12/04/09)
Linda Wilfong, Daughter of the late Fred and Fay Houge Hefner was born in McGee on Jan. 26, 1946, and died at her home in Zalma on Dec. 3, 2009, at the age of 63. She had lived in the McGee and Zalma area most all her life. She worked for many years at the Brown Shoe Company. She loved animals and being outside...
Hubert Parker Browning (12/04/09)
Hubert Parker Browning, son of the late Myrtle Marie Browning, was born in Puxico on December 29, 1933, and died at St. Francis Hospital in Cape Girardeau on Dec. 3, 2009, at the age of 75. He had lived in Puxico most of his life. He was a self-employed truck driver and farmer. He was a member of the Kinder General Baptist Church in Kinder and his hobbies included hunting and fishing...
Della Jean Green (12/02/09)
Della Jean Green, daughter of the late John E. and Irean Arnold Robinson, born in Flint, Mich. on Feb. 25, 1931, and died at the St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau on Dec. 1, 2009, at the age of 78. She lived in Dexter before moving to Bloomfield after her marriage. She was an original charter member of the Bloomfield Assembly of God Church...
Lester Karnes (12/01/09)
Lester Karnes, 94, of Dexter, died on Nov. 27, 2009, in Searcy, Ark. He was born Nov. 1, 1915, in Pope County, Ark., to the late William and Margaret Williams Karnes. He was a member of the Dexter Church of Christ. On April 16, 1938, in Lamar, Ark. he married Fannie Turner who preceded him in death on July 1, 1995...