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Obituaries from April 2010

Herman McKeller (04/30/10)
Herman McKeller, son of the late Charlie Corbin and Ethel McKeller, born in Malden on July 12, 1931, and died at Westwood Hills Health Care in Poplar Bluff on April 24, 2010, age of 78. He attended school in the Parma area and worked construction for 35 years in Indianapolis, Ind., area before retirement...
Richard O. Hardin, Sr. (04/30/10)
Richard O. Hardin, Sr., son of the late Albert Louis and Lola Mae Owens Hardin, was born in Blytheville, Ark., on Dec. 3, 1932, and died at the Golden Living Center in Bloomfield on April 28, 2010, at the age of 77. Mr. Hardin had lived in Bloomfield the past 48 years. He was retired from SEMO Electric Cooperative where he had worked as the branch manager. He was a member of the Baptist Church and the Bloomfield Masonic Lodge #153...
Herman McKeller (04/29/10)
Herman McKeller, son of the late Charlie Corbin and Ethel McKeller, was born in Malden on July 12, 1931, and died at the Westwood Hills Health Care facility in Poplar Bluff on April 24, 2010, at the age of 78. Arrangements will be announced by Watkins & Sons Funeral Service in Dexter...
Jean Bell (04/28/10)
Jean Bell, daughter of the late Jesse James Ferguson and Lera Ann Nelson, was born on Nov. 17, 1926 in Keiser, Ark., and died at the Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau on April 26, 2010, at the age of 83. Mrs. Bell was a member of the Dexter Church of Christ, a housewife, and a resident of Dexter...
Mike Kitrel (04/27/10)
Mike Kitrel, son of Buford Owens and the late JoAnn Michael Owens was born on Jan. 22, 1947 in Poplar Bluff and died on April 26, 2010 at the Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau at the age of 63. Mike was the owner and operator of Dexter Transport in Dexter, a member of the Dexter Elks Lodge, and a resident of Dexter...
Randy Lee Farmer (04/27/10)
Randy Lee Farmer, 41, of Washington, formerly of St. Clair, died in St. Louis on Thursday, April 22, 2010. Randy was born in Poplar Bluff on March 17, 1969, son of Robert Burdett Farmer and Frances Irene Farmer nee Richard. On May 24, 2004, he was united in marriage to Janice Ann Shelton...
Marie Blaylock (04/27/10)
Marie Blaylock, daughter of the late Joe and May Medlin Burcks, was born in Gideon on Feb. 23, 1924, and died in Malden on April 24, 2010, at the age of 86. No services are scheduled at this time. Arrangements are with Watkins & Sons Funeral Service in Dexter...
Lyle F. Hill (04/23/10)
Lyle F. Hill was born in Puxico on Jan. 27, 1925, and died at the Puxico Nursing & Rehab Center in Puxico on April 21, 2010, at the age of 85. Watkins & Sons Chapel in Puxico is in charge of arrangements.
Vhoris Leadley (04/22/10)
Vhoris Leadley, son of the late Clarke Leadley and Maude Harris Leadley, was born on Feb. 15, 1932, in Bradford, Ill., and died on Tuesday, April 20, 2010, at the Golden Living Center in Bloomfield at the age of 78. Mr. Leadley was a veteran of the United States Air Force, attended the First Church of the Nazarene in Dexter, and a resident of Dexter...
Joshua Henry King (04/20/10)
Joshua Henry King died Friday, April 16, 2010, at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Peters. Arrangements will be announced by White-Sanders Funeral Home in Fisk.
Nolan Michael Gott (04/20/10)
Nolan Michael Gott, son of Aaron Michael and Brooke Holderfield Gott, was born in 29 Palms, Calif., on Jan. 1, 2010, and died at his home in 29 Palms, Calif., on April 9, 2010, at the age of 3 months. Arrangements will be announced by Watkins & Sons Funeral Service of Dexter...
Scott Dean Eric Joseph (04/17/10)
Scott Dean Eric Joseph, 38, died Tuesday, April 13, 2010, at his home in Park Hills. He was born on May 5, 1971, in Poplar Bluff, a son of Dawn (Kidd) Joseph of Farmington and adoptive son of Terry Lynn Joseph of Wappapello. He was united in marriage to Amanda Muse in 2010 who survives in Farmington. ...
Samuel Storey (04/17/10)
Samuel Storey, son of the late Samuel Louis and Bertie Marler Storey, was born in Fisk on Jan. 10, 1928, and died at the Golden Living Center in Bloomfield on April 13, 2010, at the age of 82. He had lived in the Fisk and Dexter area most of his life...
Dorthy Mae Stroud (04/17/10)
Dorthy Mae Stroud, daughter of the late James Ray Fields and Bertie Carter Fields Massey, was born in Sycamore on June 14, 1932, and died at her home near Wappapello on April 15, 2010, at the age of 77. She had lived in the Morehouse area before moving to Wappapello in 1991. She was of the Baptist faith. She was retired from International Shoe Co. after 22 years and had been co-owner of DE & C Market in Morehouse...
Maxine Culbertson (04/16/10)
Maxine Culbertson, daughter of the late Lewis Garner and Della Cross Garner, was born Oct. 31, 1920 at Powe and died in the Cypress Point Skilled Nursing Center in Dexter on April 14, 2010 at the age of 89. She was united in marriage to Ottie Culbertson on Sept. 24, 1938 at Bloomfield. Mr. Culbertson preceded her in death on Sept. 8, 1988...
Maxine Culbertson (04/15/10)
Maxine Culbertson, a resident of Dexter, died on Wednesday April 14, 2010 at Cypress Point Skilled Nursing in Dexter at the age of 89. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced by the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter...
Brenda Kay Scowden (04/15/10)
Brenda Kay Scowden, daughter of the late Paul and Stella Hester Lee, was born June 30, 1948, in Aquilla and died at her home in St. Charles on April 13, 2010, at the age of 61. Mrs. Scowden had lived in Aquilla before moving to St. Charles in 1969. She attended the First General Baptist Church in St. Charles...
RosaLee Williams (04/14/10)
RosaLee Williams of McGee died at the St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau on April 12, 2010, at the age of 82. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Puxico.
Brenda Kay Scowden (04/14/10)
Brenda Kay Scowden, 61, of St. Charles, formerly of Aquilla, died April 13, 2010 at the age of 61. Funeral arrangements are being handled by Chiles-Cooper Funeral Home in Bloomfield.
Dennis Glen Metheny (04/14/10)
Dennis Glen Metheny, 66, of Washington, formerly of Leachville, Ark., died Monday, April 12, 2010, at St. Johns Mercy Hospital in St. Louis. Born at Leachville, Ark., he was the son of the late Glen and Della Hyde Metheny and had been a longtime Washington area resident. ...
Julia (Judy) Webb Trammell (04/13/10)
Julia (Judy) Webb Trammell, 84, of Dublin, Va, died peacefully on April 11, 2010, at the home of her daughter. Julia was born in Rocky Gap, Va., on Oct. 31, 1925, to the late Algin Joshua and Alverta Webb. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jimmie Bryant Trammell, of Dexter. ...
Clora May Twitty (04/13/10)
Clora May Twitty, daughter of the late Oley and Iva Williams Treece, was born on March 12, 1915, in Morehouse and died on Clora May Twitty, daughter of the late Oley and Iva Williams Treece, was born on March 12, 1915, in Morehouse and died on April 12, 2010, at the Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter at the age of 95...
Pauline Meade (04/13/10)
Pauline Meade, daughter of the late Leslie Lee Mead and Zadie Ida Lincycomb Mead, was born on Oct. 20, 1925, in Shirley, Ark., and died in the Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter on April 10, 2010, at the age of 84. Pauline was a member of the First Baptist Church of Dexter where she was a member of the Mary Magdalene Sunday School Class, a former restaurant manager, and a resident of Dexter...
Glen A. Tucker (04/13/10)
Glen A. Tucker, son of the late James A. Tucker and Velma Wicker Tucker, was born on Oct. 13, 1946 at Caruthersville and died on April 12, 2010 at the age of 63. He has two sisters, Frances Cottner and Betty Barks of Hecker, Ill.; and one brother, James Tucker of Dexter...
Pauline Meade (04/10/10)
Pauline Meade, a resident of Dexter, died on April 10, 2010 at Missouri Southern Healthcare at the age of 84. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.
Grady Spears (04/10/10)
Grady Lee Spears, son of the late LeRoy Spears and Verla Allard Spears, was born March 7, 1933 in Kennett, and died on April 8, 2010 in the North Metro Medical Center in Jacksonville, Ark. at the age of 77. Mr. Spears was a veteran of the United States Army, a former employee of Federal Mogul, and a resident of Dexter...
Wilma Morrow (04/10/10)
Wilma Morrow, daughter of the late Roy Emmett Underwood and Josie Ann Quick Underwood, was born on Dec. 5, 1931 near Bloomfield and died at Missouri Southern Healthcare at Dexter on April 9, 2010 at the age of 78. Mrs. Morrow was a member of the Second General Baptist Church in Dexter, a former seamstress with the International Hat Factory in Dexter and a resident of Dexter...
Billy Pickard (04/09/10)
Billy Pickard, a resident of rural Malden, died on April 9, 2010 in Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time ad will be announced by the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Bernie.
Flossie Ellen Stanley (04/08/10)
Flossie Ellen Stanley, daughter of the late Simon Tate and Mary Dennington Tate Wofford, was born on August 15, 1921, at Risco and died on April 7, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau the age of 88. Mrs. Stanley had worked at the Garment Factory in Malden, at Brown Shoe Company of Bernie, and Hamra's Department Store in Malden, was of Baptist Faith and a resident of Bernie...
Patricia Ann Stephens (04/07/10)
Patricia Ann Stephens, daughter of Freda Armentrout McCarter and the late Lyle Draves, was born on Dec. 24, 1960, in Aurora, Ill., and died at her residence in Dexter on April 4, 2010 at the age of 49. Mrs. Stephens was a former employee with Cypress Point Skilled Nursing in Dexter and a resident of Dexter...
Dorothy W. Evans (04/06/10)
Dorothy W. Evans, daughter of the late Brantley and Daisy Floyd Gilmer, was born on April 19, 1916 in Potts Camp, Miss. and died on April 3, 2010 in Collierville, Tenn. at the age of 93. Dorothy was a Christian and a member of the First Baptist Church of Dexter since 1947. She was active in the various Mission organizations of the church, a member of the Dexter Hospital Auxiliary, P.E.O. and a resident of Dexter...
Dorothy Evans (04/03/10)
Dorothy Evans, a resident of Dexter, died on April 3, 2010 at the home of her son in Collierville, Tenn. at the age of 93. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.
Connie Hankins (04/03/10)
Connie Hankins, daughter of the late Ed and Edna Russell Layton, was born Dec. 6, 1938, in Bloomfield and died at the Golden Living Center in Bloomfield on April 2, 2010, at the age of 71. Mrs. Hankins had lived in Bloomfield all her life. She was a member of the Link Church near Bloomfield...
Leslie I. Booher (04/02/10)
Leslie I. Booher, son of Naomi (Coffin) Booher of Crawfordsville, Ind., and the late Ivan P. Booher, born on March 3, 1951 in Kansas City, Kan., died at his residence in Dexter, on Tuesday, March 30, 2010 at the age of 59. Mr. Booher graduated from Crawfordsville High School in 1969, served in the U.S. Army, and was a self-employed commodities trader...
Sammie Ann Montgomery (04/02/10)
Sammie Ann Montgomery, daughter of the Sam Montgomery and the late Judith Coleman Montgomery, was born in Dexter on June 17, 1957, and died at the Golden Living Center in Dexter on March 31, 2010, at the age of 52. Arrangements will be handled by Watkins & Sons Funeral Service of Dexter...
Mary Fay Capps (04/02/10)
Mary Fay Capps, daughter of the late James and Margaret Jane Reynolds Hardy, was born on Sept. 1, 1922, near Bloomfield and died on March 31, 2010, at the Golden Living Facility in Dexter at the age of 87. Mrs. Capps worked as a telephone operator in St. Louis in the early 1940s and later was a home-maker in the Stoddard County area. Mrs. Capps was a former resident of Bloomfield currently living in Dexter...
Billy Joe Mekan (04/02/10)
Billy Joe Mekan was born on Oct. 30, 1932, in rural Dexter to Albert John Andrew Mekan and Stella Pearl Irvin Mekan and died at his residence in Fisk on March 30, 2010, at the age of 77. He was united in marriage to Pauline Hines in Poplar Bluff on June 10, 2000...
Floyd Pullum (04/01/10)
Floyd Pullum, son of the late Herbert M. and Serena McCoy Pullum, was born in Parma on July 14, 1931, and died at the Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau on March 30, 2010, at the age of 78. He had lived in Malden for many years. He was a member of the Assembly of God Church in Bernie...
Roy Gene Garner II (04/01/10)
Roy Gene Garner II, son of Earlene Roberts Garner of Fisk and the late Roy Gene Garner, was born on May 23, 1969 at Alton, Ill., and died in his residence near Dexter on March 30, 2010 at the age of 40. Mr. Garner was a member of the Liberty Hill General Baptist Church at Aid, a self-employed cabinet maker, a former employee of Rowe Furniture Company in Poplar Bluff and a resident of rural Dexter...