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Obituaries from April 2009

Vada Cruce (04/30/09)
Vada Evaline Cruce, 94, of Clarkton, Mo., died Wednesday, April 29, 2009, at her residence. Born Sept. 15, 1914, in Octa, Mo., daughter of the late James Absolom and America Adaline Baker Kegley, she was assistant administrator of the General Baptist Nursing Home in Campbell, Mo., and a member of the Lynn Oak General Baptist Church in Clarkton...
Burness Fischer (04/30/09)
At age 89, a seven-year resident of Las Vegas, Nev., Burness Louise Fischer entered into Heaven on April 16, 2009. She was born on Aug. 15, 1919 in Dyersburg, Tenn. Mrs. Fischer is survived by three children, Joanna Dodd, Las Vegas, Gary Cole, Johnson Valley, Calif., and Linda Foley, Pahrump, Nev.; 12 grandchildren, and 25 great-grandchildren and 11 great-great-grandchildren. ...
Ricky Mitchell (04/30/09)
Ricky Dean Mitchell, 49, of Kennett, died today, Thursday, April 30, 2009 in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.
Jessie Payne (04/30/09)
Jessie Ruth Brock Payne, 72, of Kennett, died Wednesday, April 29, 2009, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Chester Summitt (04/30/09)
Chester "Moody" Summitt, 77, of Cardwell, Mo., died Monday, April 27, 2009, at Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould, Ark. Born Sept. 9, 1931, in Cardwell, son of the late Chester and Katie Darden Summitt, he was a U.S. Navy veteran, a retired insurance agent and a member of the Antioch Church of Christ...
R. L. Wilkerson (04/30/09)
R.L. Wilkerson, 75, of Campbell, Mo., died today, Thursday, April 30, 2009, at Piggott Hospital in Piggott, Ark. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo.
Roy Lucas (04/29/09)
Roy Ray Lucas, 63, of Steele, Mo., died Tuesday, April 28, 2009, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Kennett.
Elizabeth Pittman (04/29/09)
Elizabeth Pittman, 91, of Kennett, died Tuesday, April 28, 2009, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Kennett.
Chester Summitt (04/29/09)
Chester Moody Summitt, 77, of Cardwell, Mo., died Monday, April 27, 2009, at Paragould, Ark. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath, Mo.
Herschel Reagan (04/28/09)
Herschel "Bill" Reagan, 90, of Moberly, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Friday, April 24, 2009, at the University of Missouri Hospital. Carter Funeral Home of Moberly is in charge of arrangements.
Henry Sanders (04/28/09)
Henry Sanders, 82, of Malden, Mo., died Saturday, April 25, 2009, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden
Lucille Griffin (04/28/09)
Lucille Griffin, 72, of Clarkton, Mo., died Saturday, April 25, 2009, at Gideon Care Center in Gideon, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo.
Junior Cook (04/28/09)
Junior Harvey Cook, 84, of Malden, Mo., died Monday, April 27, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Landess Funeral Home of Malden.
Ona Gamble (04/28/09)
Ona Duncan Gamble, 76, passed away Sunday, April 26, 2009, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. She was born on March 20, 1933, to Noble H. and Ida Mae Bruton Duncan, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Rose Marie Garner, and grandson, Nicholas Gamble...
Eva Gaskins (04/28/09)
Eva Nell Gaskins, 65, of Wardell, Mo., died Thursday, April 23, 2009, at Baptist East Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. Born April 23, 1944, in Winn, Ark., she was daughter of the late Adrian Pickle and Trudell Edwards Pickle. On June 13, 1959, in Wardell, she married Hershell Gaskins, who survives...
Nina Foster (04/24/09)
Nina Foster, 88, Bernie, Mo., and Kennett, died Thursday, April 23, 2009, at Missouri Southern Hospital in Dexter, Mo. Funeral services are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Roger Laws (04/24/09)
Roger Allen Laws, 50, of Perry County, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Wednesday, April 22, 2009, at Perry County. Born July 24, 1958, in Kennett, he was the son of the late Raleigh R. Laws and Mabel Cowgill Laws. Survivor include two brothers, Doyle Laws and wife, Nancy, of Senath, Mo., and Rayburn Laws and wife, Becky, of Clarkton, Mo.; five sisters, Dorothy Brown, of Greenway, Ark., Loretta Furlow and husband, Allan, Martha Kay Wright and husband, Richard, and Mary Samples and husband, Tommy, all of Kennett, and Karen Pemberton and husband, Harvey, of Clarkton; a special friend, Melonee Bieser, of Festus, Mo., and other relatives and many friends.. ...
Jimmie Todd (04/23/09)
Jimmie Todd, 70, of Senath, Mo., died Wednesday, April 22, 2009, at Heritage Gardens of Senath. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Senath.
J. P. Morgan (04/23/09)
J.P. Morgan, 83, of Kennett, died Tuesday, April 21, 2009, at Kennett. Born April 30, 1925, in Bogota, Tenn., he was the son of the late Will Morgan and Nell Schoolfield Morgan. On Oct. 29, 1944, he married Dorothy Kinnison, who preceded him in death on Oct. 7, 2008. He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Tommy and Jessie Morgan and a grandchild...
Fred Mansfield (04/23/09)
Fred Junior Mansfield "Junior", 73, of Hornersville, Mo., died Saturday, April 18, 2009, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Born April 27, 1935, in Hornersville, son of the late Fred Mansfield and Mamie Corker Mansfield, he was a farmer and was also employed by the Senath-Hornersville School District as a bus driver. He was a member of the Hornersville Baptist Church...
Roger Laws (04/23/09)
Roger Laws, 51, of Perry County, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Wednesday, April 22, 2009, at Perry County. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
J. P. Morgan (04/22/09)
J.P. Morgan, 84, of Kennett, died Tuesday, April 21, 2009, at Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Truman Bradley (04/21/09)
Truman Bradley, 61, of Gideon, Mo., died Friday, April 17, 2009, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Gideon.
George Eugene Curtright (04/21/09)
George Eugene Curtright, 54, of Senath, Mo., died Sunday, April 19, 2009, at his residence in Senath. George was born Feb. 14, 1955, in Cardwell, Mo., to William Joseph and Ruthie Juanita Massey Curtright. He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Ruthie Curtright; one sister, Janice Long and one brother, Richard Curtright...
Paul Emmons (04/21/09)
Paul Emmons, 73, of Holcomb, Mo., son of the late Homer Franklin Emmons, and Eura Wallace Emmons, was born Oct. 11, 1935 in Success, Ark., and departed this life on April 17, 2009. Paul married Martha Wooten on July 15, 1955, in Marks, Miss., who survives...
Hazel Green (04/21/09)
Hazel Green, 84, of Malden, Mo., died Sunday, April 19, 2009, at Golden Living Center in Malden. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Jacklyn Marshall (04/21/09)
Jacklyn Eades Marshall, 55, of Paragould, Ark., died Sunday, April 19, 2009, at her mother's home in Kennett. Jacklyn was a member of the Church of Christ and had worked at Flower Shop Network and Teleflora. She was preceded in death by her biological father, Robert S. Stroup and her adoptive father, Carroll J. Eades...
Doris Ridge (04/21/09)
Doris Ridge, 87, of Steele, Mo., died Sunday, April 19, 2009, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Born Sept. 5, 1921, in Steele, daughter of the late James Pankney Weaver and Fannie Jackson Weaver, she was a homemaker, loved to cook and make a garden, and preserved the vegetables she raised. She was a member of the Denton Assembly of God Church, and enjoyed attending as much as she could. She loved reading the Bible...
Aubrey Scroggin (04/21/09)
Aubrey Scroggin, 89, of Gideon, Mo., died Monday, April 20, 2009, at Gideon Care Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Gideon.
Paul Emmons (04/19/09)
Paul Emmons, 73, of Holcomb, Mo., died Friday, April 17, 2009 at Holcomb. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett.
Harold Moore (04/19/09)
Harold Moore, 89, of Commerce, Mo., formerly of the Kennett area, died Thursday, April 16, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel of Scott City, Mo.
Junior DeProw (04/17/09)
Junior DeProw, 62, of Gideon, Mo., died Wednesday, April 15, 2009, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Funeral arrangments are incomplete with the Bradshaw FuneralHome in Malden, Mo.
Iva Mayberry (04/17/09)
Iva Marie Mayberry, 88, of Hornersville, Mo., died Friday, April 17, 2009, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born in Knobel, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Charlie and Callie Montgomery Mayberry and had been a Hornersville resident since 1925. She was a longtime member of the Hornersville Baptist Church...
Doyle Thompson (04/17/09)
Doyle Leevon Thompson, 80, died Wednesday, April 15, 2009, in Austin, Texas. Born December 19, 1928, in Leacheville, Ark., the son of the late John and Iva Blocker Thompson. On December 24, 1951, in Piggott, Ark., He married JoAnn McLain, who survives...
Russell Peridore (04/16/09)
Russell Richard Peridore, 77, of Kennett, died Tuesday, April 14, 2009. Born April 25, 1931, son of the late Robert Peridore and Lela Tinnin Peridore, he was retired from the Missouri State Highway Department after 42 years of service as a field mechanic...
Leonard Riddell (04/16/09)
Leonard Riddell, 57, of Malden, Mo., died Wednesday, April 15, 2009, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Doyle Thompson (04/16/09)
Doyle Thompson, 80, of Austin, Texas, formerly of Senath, Mo., died Wednesday, April 15, 2009, in Texas. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Home of Senath.
Mary Abrams (04/15/09)
Mary Virginia Jean Abrams, 78, of Kennett, died Monday, April 13, 2009, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Nov. 30, 1930, in New Madrid, Mo., daughter of the late James L. Moody and Lorene Raines Moody, she was a member of Ely Baptist Church and was retired from Tri-County Health Care, where she served as a counselor...
Johnny Payne (04/15/09)
Johnny Auther Payne, 54, of Kennett, died Monday, April 13, 2009, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center at Kennett. Born April 30, 1954, in Kennett, son of the late Tommy Payne, Sr., and Billie Gibson Payne, he was in the National Guard and a truck driver...
Russell Peridore (04/15/09)
Russell Peridore, 77, of Kennett, died Tuesday, April 14, 2009, at Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Mildred Shultz (04/15/09)
Mildred Elizabeth Shultz, 92, of Paragould, Ark., died Monday, April 13, 2009, at Greene Acres Nursing Home. Mrs. Shultz was a homemaker and member of the First Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her son, Jerry Blackwood; first husband and father of her children, Roy Blackwood, and her parents, Henry and Mable Holmes Lawthorp...
Mary Abrams (04/14/09)
Mary Abrams, 78, of Kennett, died Monday, April 13, 2009, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Tommy DuBois (04/14/09)
Tommy Lynn DuBois, 55, of Parma, Mo., died Saturday, April 11, 2009, at Trinity Industries in Caruthersville, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo.
Jerry Hargrove (04/14/09)
Jerry Lynn Hargrove, 57, of Kennett, died Saturday, April 11, 2009, at Kennett. Born June 18, 1951, in Kennett, son of Earline Dunlap Hargrove and the late Gerald Hargrove, he was a U.S. Navy veteran, a bus driver for Kennett Public School and a member of the First Baptist Church in Kennett...
V.L. Morgan (04/14/09)
V.L. Morgan, 83, of Steele, Mo., formerly of Senath, Mo., died Monday, April 13, 2009, at River Oaks Nursing Home in Steele. Born Sept. 21, 1924, in Senath, he was the son of the late Henry Jackson and Ella Marie Dean Morgan. Survivors include four sons, Tony Morgan and wife, Debbie, of Cooter, Mo., Carroll Morgan and wife, Linda, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., Jerry Morgan and wife, Evelyn, of Monmouth, Ill., and Tim Morgan, of Paragould, Ark.; one daughter, Linda Fowler and husband, Tommy, of Porterville, Ga.; six brothers, Vernell Morgan, Kenneth Morgan, James Morgan, Lynn Morgan, Lloyd Morgan and Jimmy Morgan; four sisters, Glenda Barnes, Lousine Albertson, Gertie Harkey and Eunafaye Deal, and 15 grandchildren, Shawn Fowler, Jeremy Fowler, Casey Fowler, Trent Fowler, Jessi Elizabeth Fowler, Stacey Bogle, Aimee' Morgan Hatch, Paige Morgan, Cody Ruggles, Heath Morgan, Kelley Morgan, Sonya Limkbrick, Jeff Morgan, Michele Thompson and Tonya Johnson. ...
Johnny Payne (04/14/09)
Johnny A. Payne, 54, of Kennett, died Monday, April 13, 2009, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.
Charles Queen (04/14/09)
Charles Queen, 53, of Kennett, died Sunday, April 12, 2009, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.
Evon Wallace (04/12/09)
Evon Wallace, daughter of the late Onnie Kemp and Evadale Aunspaugh Kemp, was born January 6, 1946 in West Ridge, Ark., and departed this life on Thursday, April 9, 2009, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Evon married Larry Wallace on Nov. 29, 1974...
Mary Nunley (04/10/09)
Mary Hester Nunley, 87, of Campbell, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Thursday, April 9, 2009, at the General Baptist Nursing Home in Campbell. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.
Charissa Reddick (04/10/09)
Charissa Amour Coleman Reddick, 34, of Kennett, died Monday, April 6, 2009, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born Dec. 24, 1974, in Blytheville, Ark., daughter of David and Hattie Williams Coleman, she was a member of the Gospel Tabernacle in Blytheville...
Elaine VanBuren (04/10/09)
Elaine VanBuren, 69, of Bragg City, Mo., died Thursday, April 9, 2009, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Evon Wallace (04/10/09)
Evon Wallace, 63, of Kennett, died Thursday, April 9, 2009, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday, April 11, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, April 12, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel...
Leverna Moore (04/09/09)
Leverna Smith Moore, 81, of Kennett, was born Nov. 5, 1927, near Poplar Bluff, Mo., to Oda Lee Smith and Hettie Ellis Smith. She passed away Tuesday, April 7, 2009, at the Heritage Nursing Center in Kennett. She graduated from Poplar Bluff High School in 1945 and attended Southeast Missouri State University...
Bryce Reynolds (04/09/09)
Bryce W. Reynolds, 47, of Richmond, Mo., died at 7:26 a.m., Tuesday, April 7, 2009, at the North Kansas City Hospital, North Kansas City, Mo. Bryce was born May 7, 1961 in Washington, D.C. to Robert A. and Evelyn (Stohlman) Reynolds. He married Glenda F. Fuller, of Kennett on August 7, 1982; she survives, of the home...
Louise Johnson (04/09/09)
Louise Johnson, 76, of Malden, Mo., died Monday, April 6, 2009, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Olive Mills (04/09/09)
Olive Mills, 95, of Malden, Mo., died Wednesday, April 8, 2009, at Crowley Ridge Care Center at Dexter, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Bertha Johnson (04/08/09)
Bertha Aline Johnson passed away Sunday, April 5, 2009, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau, Mo. She was born Aug. 22, 1921, in White Oak, Mo., the third of eight children born to James R. and Bertha Goldsmith Johnson. She was preceded in death by four brothers and two sisters. She is survived by one brother, Ronald Johnson, of Metairie, La., and several nephews, nieces and many, many friends...
Carl Kinnision (04/08/09)
Carl Leon "T. John" Kinnision, 66, of Rives, Mo., died Sunday, April 5, 2009, at the Methodist Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. Born April 14, 1942, in Holland, Mo., son of the late Joseph Harold and Mazel Jackson Kinnision, he was a retired truck driver, a retired farmer, the mayor of Rives, and a member of the Samford Church of Christ in Holland...
Col. Jerry Smith (04/08/09)
Col. Smith was born Jan. 29, 1941 on his parents farm near Senath, Mo., in the Missouri Bootheel. One of eight children of Lester L. Smith and Eldora Newman. He enlisted in the Missouri National Guard while a senior at Senath High School and was commissioned a Second Lieutenant upon completion of the Infantry Officers Candidate School at Fort Benning, Ga. He entered active duty in 1964 following completion of pre-law studies at the Southeast Missouri State University at Cape Girardeau, Mo...
Leverna Moore (04/08/09)
Leverna Moore, 81, of Kennett, died Tuesday, April 7, 2009, at Heritage Nursing Home in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Brady Cunningham (04/07/09)
Brady Alan Cunningham, 11 months, of Campbell, Mo., died Monday, April 6, 2009, at his residence. Born April 16, 2008, in Cape Girardeau, Mo., son of Dustin Erik Cunningham and Jessica Lynn Porchey Cunningham, he was a member of the Crosspointe Family Church...
Pauline DeProw (04/07/09)
Pauline DeProw, 91, of Tallapoosa, Mo., died Monday, April 6, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo.
Aline Johnson (04/07/09)
Aline Johnson, 87, of Cape Girardeau, Mo., formerly of White Oak, Mo., died Sunday, April 5, 2009, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Charissa Reddick (04/07/09)
Charissa Amour Coleman Reddick, 34, of Kennett, died Monday, April 6, 2009, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett is in charge of arrangements.
Betty Rhine (04/07/09)
Betty Rhine, 70, of Gideon, Mo., died Saturday, April 4, 2009, at Gideon Care Center in Gideon. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Gideon.
Rebecca Seyer (04/07/09)
Rebecca J. Seyer, age 48, of Edwardsville, Ill., formerly of Cardwell, Mo., passed away at 12:57 p.m. Friday, April 3, 2009, at St. Louis University Hospital after a long illness. She was born January 11, 1961 in Hammond, Ind., the daughter of the late Gerald Donald and Cassie Lou Bishop...
Noah Jacob Counts (04/05/09)
Noah Jacob Counts, infant, died April 2, 2009, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born April 2, 2009, in Kennett, son of Paul Justin Counts and Rosie Marie Eakins, both of Campbell. Survivors also include one brother, Jordan Smith Counts, of Desoto, Mo.; paternal grandparents, Tonya Counts, of Campbell and Paul Counts of Paragould, Ark.; maternal grandparents, Ruby and Louis Eakins, of Poplar Bluff, Mo.; paternal great grandparents, Ruth and Winford Wright, of Campbell, Mo.; maternal great grandmother, Ann Dollins of Harville, Mo.. ...
Lydia Blackwell (04/03/09)
Lydia Ellen Blackwell, 82, of Hornersville, Mo., died Thursday, April 2, 2009, at Hornersville. Born April 29, 1926, the daughter of the late Wesley Bethel Sides and Eura Frankie Whitaker Sides, she was a retired Factory Worker at Emerson Electric and a member of the First United Pentecostal Church of Manila...
Wayne Montgomery (04/03/09)
Wayne Montgomery, 94, of Arbyrd, Mo., died Thursday, April 2, 2009, at the Heritage Gardens of Senath. Born April 11, 1914, in Hornersville, he was the of the late Charles Edward and Viola Amanda Zumwalt Montgomery. On Oct. 20, 1934, in Paragould, Ark., he married Flossie Metcalf...
Charles Nash (04/03/09)
Charles E. Nash, Sr., 90, of Clarkton, died Thursday, April 2, 2009, at the General Baptist Nursing Home in Campbell, Mo. Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden is in charge of all arrangements.
Wayne Montgomery (04/02/09)
Wayne Montgomery, 94, of Arbyrd, Mo., died today, Thursday, April 2, 2009, at Heritage Gardens Nursing Home in Senath, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Senath.
Mary Clare (04/01/09)
Mary Elizabeth McElyea Clare, age 90, of Kansas City, Mo., formerly of Oran, Mo., passed away Monday, March 30, 2009 at Windsor Estates in Camdenton, Mo. She was born July 23, 1918 in Piggott , Ark., a daughter to Aaron and Bertha (Williams) Hollingsworth...