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Obituaries from February 2011

Orddie Ross (02/24/11)
Orddie Ross, 51, of Malden, Mo., passed away Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Twilla Lee Carpenter (02/28/11)
Twilla Lee Carpenter, 71, of Gideon died Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2011, at Gideon Care Center in Gideon. Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden was in charge of arrangements.
Lavonda Jo Brown (02/28/11)
Lavonda Jo Brown, 40, of Hayti died Monday, Feb. 14, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden was in charge of arrangements.
Shirley Y. Chambers (02/28/11)
Shirley Y. Chambers, 74, of Malden died Friday, Feb. 18, 2011, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter. She was a bookkeeper and a member of the First Christian Church in Malden. Born August 31, 1936, in Acorn Ridge, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Robert and Viva Dozier Wilkison. On Nov. 21, 1959, in Malden, she was united in marriage to Bill Chambers, who survives of the home in Malden...
Kathie Goldsmith Owens (02/28/11)
Kathie Goldsmith Owens, 58, of Menifee, Calif., formerly of Malden, died Saturday, Feb. 12, 2011, at Cancer Treatment Center of America in Tulsa, Okla. She was a third grade teacher and a member of the Revival Christian Fellowship in Menifee. Born in Cape Girardeau on Oct. 10, 1952, she was the daughter of Leslie Eugene and Naomi Ruth (Paul) Goldsmith. On Nov. 23, 1983, in Malden, she was united in marriage to Bob Owens, who survives of the home in Menifee...
Mitzi Walls (02/26/11)
Mitzi L. Walls, 76, of Cardwell, Mo., died Friday, Feb. 25, 2011, at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital in Jonesboro, Ark. She was born Sept. 12, 1934 ,in Cardwell, to the late Borden D. "B.D." and Francis Lloyd Singleton. She married her husband of 58 years, Edward Walls, on June 7, 1952. She owned and operated Jack and Jill Daycare and was a member of Second & Walnut Church of Christ...
Barbara Robinson (02/25/11)
Barbara Robinson, 62, of Kennett, passed away Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.
Alpha DePew (02/25/11)
Alpha Marie Pyle DePew, 96, of Campbell, Mo., passed away Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011, at General Baptist Nursing Home in Campbell. Mrs. DePew was born July 21, 1914, in Cascade, Mo., one of John and Cora Darnell Pyle's 10 children. She was a retired homemaker and educator, and a member of the Church of Christ in Campbell...
Dorothy Overall (02/24/11)
Dorothy M. Overall, daughter of the late James Boone and Anna Pruitt Boone, was born Feb. 18, 1920, in Dexter, Mo., and departed this life Sunday, Feb. 20, 2011, in Tallahassee, Fla., at the age of 91 years. She was a member of Varner River Baptist Church for 70 years...
Charles Hooper (02/24/11)
Charles Hooper, 69, of Oklahoma, formerly of Cardwell, Mo., passed away Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011, at Bixby, Okla. Schaudt's Glenpool Service & Cremation Care in Glenpool, Okla. is in charge of arrangements.
Donald Cunningham (02/24/11)
Donald Ray Cunningham, 54, of Kennett, passed away Sunday, Feb. 20, 2011, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born Jan. 9, 1957, in Gobler, Mo., son of the late Lois and Odessa Love Cunningham, he was a 1976 graduate of Kennett High School. ...
Marceline Wilburn (02/23/11)
Marceline "Marcie" Gray Wilburn, 84, of Pontiac, Mich., formerly of Kennett, passed away Monday, Feb. 7, 2011. Born July 24, 1926, in Kennett, she was the daughter of the late Clarence and Lottie Gray. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 26, in the Oak Ridge Cemetery at Kennett with Rev. Bud Evans officiating...
Dorothy Overall (02/23/11)
Dorothy M. Overall, daughter of the late James Boone and Anna Pruitt Overall, was born Feb. 18, 1920, in Dexter, Mo., and departed this life Sunday, Feb. 20, 2011, in Tallahassee, Fla., at the age of 91 years. She was a member of Varner River Baptist Church for 70 years...
Alpha DePew (02/23/11)
Alpha Marie Pyle DePew, 96, of Campbell, Mo., passed away Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011, at General Baptist Nursing Home in Campbell. Mrs. DePew was born July 21, 1914, in Cascade, Mo., one of John and Cora Darnell Pyle's 10 children. She was a retired homemaker and educator, and a member of the Church of Christ in Campbell...
Carolyn Travis (02/22/11)
Carolyn E. Travis, daughter of the late Grover C. Travis and Hattie Mae Williams Travis, was born Aug. 18, 1917, and departed this life Monday, Feb. 21, 2011, at the Heritage Nursing Home in Kennett, at the age of 93 years, 6 months and 3 days. Graveside service will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 23, in the Memorial Gardens Cemetery at Kennett...
Lula Jarrell (02/22/11)
Lula Harmon Jarrell, daughter of the late Vernie Owens and Ivory Johnson Owens, was born n Feb. 11, 1936, in Rector, Ark., and departed this life in the Cypress Point Healthcare at Dexter, Mo., Sunday, Feb. 20, 2011 at the age of 75. Mrs. Jarrell was of the Assembly Of God faith, the co-owner of J and L Video in Dexter, a former employee of Purolator Filter Company in Dexter and a resident of Dexter. She enjoyed flowers and crocheting...
Dorothy Bickerstaff (02/22/11)
Dorothy V. Bickerstaff, of Tyler, Texas, formerly of Kennett, daughter of the late Charles Horner and Gertrude Horner, was born Oct. 12,1927, in Hornersville, Mo., and departed this life Sunday, Feb. 20, 2011, at Tyler, at the age of 83 years, 4 months and 8 days...
Mary Evans (02/20/11)
Mary Brooks Evans, daughter of the late Pierce W. Milam and Ethel Vailes Milam, was born June 5, 1922, in Gadston, Tenn., and departed this life Friday, Feb. 18, 2011, at the age of 88 years, 8 months and 13 days. Mary married Otis J. Brooks who preceded her in death. Later she married Junior B. Evans, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by one son, Charles A. Brooks; one daughter, Linda Fortner; two brothers, Ernest Milam and Arlon Milam, and one sister, Winnie Martin...
Lawrence Maple (02/20/11)
Lawrence Maple, son of the late Earl Fred and Dorothy Owens Maple, was born Nov. 24, 1944, in St. Louis, Mo., and passed away Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011, at his residence in Cardwell, Mo., at the age of 66. Survivors include his spouse, Phyllis Maple, of Cardwell; one son, Thomas Wayne Maple, of Cardwell; one daughter, Lisa Marie Champion, of Paragould, Ark.; one brother, Earl Maple, of Huntington Beach, Calif.; four grandchildren, David, Jordan and Jaxon Champion and Dakota Haines, and other relatives and many friends.. ...
Lawrence Maple (02/18/11)
Lawrence Maple, 66, of Cardwell, Mo., passed away Thursday, February 17, 2011, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath, Mo.
Darlene Kaneff (02/18/11)
Darlene Mae Kaneff, of Kennett, daughter of the late Chris Kaneff and Frances M. Peppinger, was born July 10, 1941, in Shelby, Montana and departed this life Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2011, at Kennett, at the age of 69 years, 7 months and 5 days. She was a faithful member of First United Methodist Church in Kennett...
Mary Evans (02/18/11)
Mary Evans, 88, formerly of Kennett, passed away today, Friday, Feb. 18, 2011, at Rector Nursing Home in Rector, Ark. Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett...
Jonathan Wilson (02/16/11)
Jonathan Levin Wilson, 69, of Kennett, passed away Monday, Feb. 14, 2011, at his residence. Born Aug. 31, 1941, in Memphis, Tenn., son of the late William Herbert Wilson and Mary Bryan Wilson, he was a veterinarian, a 1959 graduate of Senath High School, and a 1966 graduate of the University of Missouri with three degrees, B.S., M.S., and D.V.M. ...
Diane Williams (02/16/11)
Diane Williams, 59, of Malden, Mo., passed away Monday, Feb. 14, 2011, at her residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden.
Mary Ricks (02/16/11)
Mary Hasel Ricks, 84, of Campbell, Mo., passed away Monday, Feb. 14, 2011, at her residence. Born March 13, 1926, in Walnut Ridge, Ark., daughter of the late Benjamin Franklin Thompson and Mary Idora Lacy Thompson, she was a retired nurse's aide for the General Baptist Nursing Home in Campbell, and a member of the United Methodist Church in Campbell...
Lavonda Brown (02/16/11)
Lavonda Joe Brown, 40, of Hayti, Mo., passed away Monday, Feb. 14, 2011, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo.
Lois Adams (02/16/11)
Lois Elaine Adams, of White Oak, Mo., daughter of the late Thomas Ingram and Minnie Gaultney Ingram, was born Aug. 4, 1917, in St. Francis, Ark., and departed this life Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2011, at the age of 93 years, 6 months and 11 days. On Oct. 4, 1935, in Piggott, Ark., she married Augustine Adams, who preceded her in death on Jan. 31, 1994. She was also preceded in death by three brothers, Bunt Ingram, Thomas Ingram and Jack Ingram and one sister, Ernie Roberts...
Lanny Young (02/15/11)
Lanny Wallace Young, son of Delan Young and Pat Wallace Young, was born Oct. 17, 1954. in Kennett. He departed this life Friday, Feb. 11, 2011, at the age of 56 years, 3 months, and 24 days. Survivors include his fiancÚ, Leslie Kirk, of Kennett; one daughter, Josha Young, of Kennett; one son, Chris Watson, of Kennett; his father and mother, Delan and Pat Young, of Kennett; one grandson, Hayden Luke Young; three brothers, Larry, Jerry, and Tim Young, all of Kennett; two nephews, Jerrod and John Young; one niece, Sarah Swindle; three great-nephews, Skyler and Trenton Young and Corbin Swindle, and other relatives and many friends.. ...
Guy White, Jr. (02/15/11)
Guy V. White, Jr., 60, of Collinsville, Ill., passed away Thursday, Feb. 10, 2011, at his residence. Born Jan. 11, 1951, in Bragg City, Mo., son of Guy V. White Sr., and the late Levolia Palmer White, he was a graduate from Michigan State College. He was a government accountant, which led him into the oil company...
James Ward (02/15/11)
James "Jim" Ellis Ward, 77 of Blytheville, Ark., departed this life Sunday, Feb. 13, 2011, at Great River Medical Center in Blytheville. Jim was born Oct. 16, 1933, in Cleveland, Ark., to Ellis James and Faye Swain Ward, who preceded him in death. Jim was known in his younger days as an avid athlete both at Deering High School and Arkansas State University, where he set records that stand today, some 58 years later. ...
Panola Rickard (02/15/11)
Panola D. Rickard, 94, of Texas, passed away Friday, Feb. 11, 2011. She was born Jan. 3, 1917, in Senath, Mo., daughter of the late Clara and Davis Donaldson, she lived in southeast Missouri before moving to Fort Worth, Texas in 1950 with her husband, Tom. ...
Jonathan Wilson (02/15/11)
Jonathan Wilson, 69, of Kennett, passed away Monday, Feb. 14, 2011, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home in Kennett.
Kathie Owens (02/15/11)
Kathie Goldsmith Owens, 58, of Menifee, Calif., formerly of Malden, Mo., passed away Saturday, Feb. 12, 2011, at the Cancer Treatment Center of America in Tulsa, Okla. Born Oct. 10, 1952, in Cape Girardeau, Mo., daughter of the late Leslie Eugene Goldsmith and Naomi Ruth Paul Goldsmith, she was a third grade school teacher, and a member of the Revival Christian Fellowship in Manifee...
Dr. Alan Gubin (02/15/11)
Dr. Alan Sterling Gubin, 84, of Caruthersville, Mo., passed away Sunday, Feb. 6, 2011, in Memphis, Tenn., surrounded by his family and friends. Dr. Gubin was born Dec. 24, 1926, to Faye and Sydney Gubin. His father was a physician in New York City and later served as a physician in the Army. His wife, Freda Gubin, his brother, Morton Gubin, three sons, Steven, Barry and David, and his six grandchildren, Cassidy, Carly, Cody, Jacob, Sarah and Emma Gubin survive him...
Lois Adams (02/15/11)
Lois E. Adams, 93, passed away today, Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2011, at the General Baptist Nursing Home in Campbell, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com...
Guy White, Jr. (02/13/11)
Guy White, Jr., 60, of Collinsville, Ill., formerly of Kennett, died Thursday, Feb. 10, 2011, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.
David Keown (02/13/11)
David Michael Keown, 24, of Malden, Mo., passed away Thursday, Feb. 10, 2011, at St. Bernards Hospital in Jonesboro, Ark. Born Dec. 24, 1986, in Sikeston, Mo., son of James Randy Keown, Jr., and Bertha June Bratcher Sherritze, he was employed at the Daily Dunklin Democrat in Kennett...
Judy Segraves (02/11/11)
Judy Kay Segraves was born March 31, 1946, in Kennett, and departed this life to be with Christ Sunday, Jan. 16, 2011 in St. Peters, Mo. Between these dates she lived a life rich in family and friends. Judy was predeceased by her mother, Virgie Louise Miller; her father, Harry Lebo, Jr., and her step-father, Robert Miller...
Shirley Morgan (02/11/11)
Shirley Morgan, daughter of the late Leon and Avis Grimsley Dunn, was born Dec. 21, 1943, in Holland, Mo., and passed away Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2011, at her residence in Senath, Mo., at the age of 67. On Sept. 18, 1964, in Senath, she married Lynn Morgan...
Mattie McGee (02/11/11)
Mattie McGee, 84, of Kennett, passed away Thursday, Feb. 10, 2011 at National Health Care in Kennett. Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett is in charge of the arrangements.
Carrie Lorenzetti (02/11/11)
Carrie Mae Cissell Lorenzetti, 86, of Arlington, Va., passed away Sunday, Feb. 6, 2011 in Lanham, Md. Born Aug. 26, 1924, in Brookings/Peach Orchard, Ark., she was the daughter of the late William Cissell and the late Lillie Belle Landis Cissell. She graduated from Campbell High School in Campbell, Mo., and then moved to Washington, D.C., to be a FBI fingerprint reader, and was a long time sales associate at Chevy Chase Toy & Novelty. ...
David Keown (02/11/11)
David Keown, 24, of Malden, Mo., passed away Thursday, Feb. 10, 2011, at St. Bernards Hospital in Jonesboro, Ark. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Herbert Floyd (02/11/11)
Herbert E. Floyd, 82, of Bragg City, Mo., passed away, Thursday, Feb. 10, 2011 in Bragg City. Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett is in charge of the arrangements.
Oleta Wilburn (02/10/11)
Oleta Marceline "Marcie" Wilburn, 84, of Pontiac, Mich., left this world to be with her heavenly father Monday, Feb. 7, 2011. Born July 24, 1926, in Kennett, she was the daughter of the late Clarence and Lottie Gray, sister of Marjorie, Jack, Sue, Margaret and Jim. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews...
Shirley Morgan (02/10/11)
Shirley Morgan, 67, of Senath, Mo., passed away Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2011, at her residence. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Friday, Feb. 11, at McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 12, at McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with Revs. Doug Clinton and Kevin Sullivan officiating...
Betty Harkey (02/10/11)
Betty Harkey, 83, of Kennett, passed away today, Thursday, Feb. 10, 2011, at Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Ava Lou Davis (02/10/11)
Ava Lou Davis, daughter of the late Jess Auvenshine and Arizona McKuin Auvenshine, was born Dec. 29, 1926, in Formosa, Ark., and passed away Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011, at the age of 84 years, 1 month and 11 days. On May 19, 1943, she married Anuial Garland Davis, who preceded her in death on Jan. ...
Elsie Quinn (02/09/11)
Elsie Quinn, 76, of Kennett, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.
Ava Lou Davis (02/09/11)
Ava Lou Davis, 84, of Kennett, formerly of Deering, Mo., passed away Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com...
Windle Whitaker (02/08/11)
Windle Whitaker, son of the late W.C. Whitaker and Irine Thomas Whitaker, was born Feb. 21, 1944, in Rives, Mo., and departed this life Friday, Feb. 4, 2011, at the age of 66 years, 11 months and 14 days. He married Christine Skaggs, who preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by a sister, Ida-Fay Alice Whitaker...
R.J. Thomas (02/08/11)
R.J. Thomas, son of the late Emmett and Minnie Hayes Thomas, was born Sept. 23, 1926, in Silverdale, near Arbyrd, Mo., and passed away Saturday, Feb. 5, 2011, at St. Francis Park, Assisted living in Kennett, at the age of 84. On June 21, 1947, in Paragould, Ark., he married Nadine Noel, who preceded him in death on April 20, 2010...
Allen Stonecipher (02/08/11)
Allen Stonecipher, 66, died Saturday, Feb. 5, 2011. at his home in Sikeston, Mo. He was born April 14, 1944 in Poplar Bluff, Mo., son of Doris McDaniel Stonecipher, of Holcomb, Mo., and the late John Stonecipher. He had owned and operated Missouri Food & Beverage, was a member of the Missouri National Guard for nine years, a member of the 4 Mile Masonic Lodge in Campbell, Mo., and a member of the Scottish Rite in St. Louis, Mo...
Linda Stillman (02/08/11)
Linda Jane Stillman, of Kennett, daughter of the late Joe Rutherford and Edith Ladd Rutherford, was born April 22, 1938 in Paragould, Ark. She departed this life Sunday, Feb. 6, 2011, at Heritage Gardens of Senath, at the age of 72 years, 9 months, and 15 days...
Edith Rudder (02/08/11)
Edith Whitledge Rudder, born July 5, 1923, in Naylor, Mo., daughter of the late Frank and Alma Macom, passed away Saturday, Feb. 5, 2011, at the General Baptist Nursing Home in Campbell, Mo., at the age of 87. Mrs. Rudder will be remembered for her work in labor and delivery at Dunklin County Memorial Hospital, where she worked for 26 years...
Allen Stonecipher (02/07/11)
Allen Stonecipher, age 66, died February 5, 2011 at his home in Sikeston, Mo. He was born April 14, 1944 in Poplar Bluff, Mo., son of Doris (McDaniel) Stonecipher of Holcomb, Mo., and the late John Stonecipher. He had owned and operated Missouri Food & Beverage, was a member of the Missouri National Guard for nine years, a member of the 4 Mile Masonic Lodge in Campbell, Mo., and a member of the Scottish Rite in St. Louis, Mo...
Gerald "Gerry" B. Renfrow (02/05/11)
Gerald "Gerry" B. Renfrow, 69, of Peru, Ind., passed away Saturday, Jan. 22, 2011, at Northwood Village, Kokomo, Ind. Born Nov. 15, 1941, in Arbyrd, Mo., son of the late Jeff and Clara Bell Taylor Renfrow, he served in the U.S. Air Force from 1961 to 1968. He was a retired brakeman for the N&S Railroad...
Hutson L. Goza (02/03/11)
Hutson L. Goza, 89, died Monday, Jan. 31, 2011, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Mo. He was born Sept. 1, 1921 in Stoddard County, Mo., son of the late Albert C. and Amanda Jane Davis Goza. Mr. Goza was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Sikeston and the Bloomfield Masonic Lodge and had been a self-employed farmer before retiring...
Willie Effie Holmes Bessler (02/03/11)
Willie Effie Holmes Bessler, of Fenton, Mo., was born Aug. 12, 1916, in Arkansas to Morris A. and Estelle Knox, and entered into rest, Monday, Jan. 31, 2011, at Fieser Nursing Home in Fenton, at the age of 95 years, 5 months and 19 days. She was preceded in death by her parents, and two husbands, Earnest Holmes and William Bessler...
Peggy Davis (02/02/11)
Peggy Davis, daughter of the late Otho and Bertha Underwood Hartsoe, was born Aug. 6, 1922, in Cardwell, Mo., and passed away Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2011, at National HealthCare in Kennett, at the age of 88. On Nov. 2, 1940, in Senath, Mo., she married Carl Davis, who preceded her in death on May 17, 1989. She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Max and Vernon Hartsoe, and a grandson, Chris Chailland...
Bill Eads (02/01/11)
Bill Edgar Lee Eads -- December 10, 1940 to January 30, 2011. "God loved me so much that he gave his only son for me. I believe in Jesus, therefore I will not perish. I have everlasting life." Bill was born Dec. 10, 1940, in Proctorville, Ohio, to the late Charley and Lovina Eads. ...
Jettie Bailey (02/01/11)
Jettie Lee Bailey, passed away Friday, Jan. 28, 2011, at her son's home at the age of 98. She was a small town farm girl born in White Oak, Mo. She moved to Key Largo 12 years ago, and has been active in the Senior's Group at the Library, played bingo at the Civic Club and enjoyed playing cards with her friends. Most of all she loved to go fishing. She was not only a loving mother, she was a buddy and best friend to all...