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Area Deaths

Tuesday, October 15, 2002

Helen Chambers

Helen Chambers, 85, of Chesterfield, Mo., formerly of Malden, Mo., died Sunday, Oct. 13, at Delmar Gardens Nursing Home in Chesterfield.

Visitation will begin at 3 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 17, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 18, at the First Assembly of God in Malden with the Rev. Dale Shoup officiating.

Burial will follow at the Elder Cemetery in Campbell, Mo.

Zillah Gentry

Zillah Mozell Gentry, 78, of Kennett, died Sunday, Oct. 13, 2002, at the Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo.

Visitation will begin at 6:30 p.m. today, Tuesday, Oct. 15, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.

Funeral arrangements will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with Spencer Furby officiating.

Burial will follow at the Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Kennett.

Jo Ann Henderson

Jo Ann Henderson, 51, of Campbell, Mo., died Saturday, Oct. 12, 2002, at her residence.

Born Aug. 13, 1951, in Wyandotte, Mich., daughter of the late Elmon Hollis and Stella Mae O?Mary Tittle, she was a nurse?s aid and a member of the First Assembly of God Church in Campbell.

Survivors include two sons, Donald Lee Henderson and wife, Michelle and Kevin Henderson, all of Campbell; two grandsons, Cody Henderson, of Tulsa, Okla. and Garrett Henderson, of Campbell; eight sisters and four brothers, Christine Charron, of Lincoln Park, Mich., Peggy Pace, of Campbell, Elmon Tittle, Jr., of Wyandotte, Kenny Tittle and Marie Dison, both of Allen Park, Mich., Gerald Tittle, of Fraser, Mich., Patricia Robinson, of Brownstown, Mich., Linda Lopp, of Warren, Mich., Diane Lewis and Gary Tittle, both of Roseville, Mich., Donna Freelong, of Clearwater, Fla. and Carol Fame, of Center Line, Mich.

She was preceded in death by one brother, Bob Tittle. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. today, Tuesday, Oct. 15, at the Landess Funeral Home Chapel with Allen Massey officiating.

Burial was in the Woodlawn Cemetery-Landess Addition in Campbell.

Ronald McBride

Ronald G. McBride, 57, of St. Louis, Mo., died Sunday, Oct. 13, 2002, at St. John?s Mercy Medical Center in Creve Coeur, Mo.

Born March 6, 1945, in Clarkton, Mo., son of Maxine McBride, of Clarkton and the late Eugene McBride, he was a machinist for Boeing in St. Louis and a member of the First Baptist Church in Clarkton.

Survivos include one daughter, Angelia J. McBride, of St. Louis; one son, Ronald Jeffrey McBride, of Troy, Mo.; one granddaughter, Brittany Long, of St. Charles, Mo., one brother, Barry McBride and wife, Susie, of Vanduser, Mo. and one sister, Carolyn McBride, of Morley, Mo.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Danny McBride.

Visitation will be from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 17, at the Baue Funeral and Memorial Center in St. Charles.

Funeral services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Oct. 18, at the Baue Funeral & Memorial Center Chapel.

Burial will follow at the St. Charles Memorial Gardens in St. Charles.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.

James Mitchell

James B. ?Mickey? Mitchell, 63, of Henry, Tenn., formerly of Caruthersville, Mo., died Thursday, Oct. 10, 2002, at St. Francis Hospital in Memphis, Tenn.

Born Oct. 15, 1938, in Caruthersville, son of the late Wilson B. and Bessie Irene Duncil Mitchell, he was owner/operator of Cast Iron Welding in Henry. He was of the Nazarene faith.

Survivors include three sons, James L. Mitchell, of Huntington, Tenn., Dennis Ray Mitchell, of Lexington, Tenn. and Christopher Bernard Mitchell, of Clarksville, Tenn.; two daughters, Bonita Jodie Waldrup, of Henry and Rusty Lynn Deschapell, of Clarksville; seven grandchildren, Mikel Lee Mitchell, of Huntington, Matthew and Nick Waldrup, both of Fulton, Ky., Nicole Mitchell, of Illinois, Blake Mitchell, of Lexington and Tristan James and Allie Deschapell, both of Clarksville; one sister, Jean Baxter, of Caruthersville and a special friend, Linda Lambert, of Henry.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Monday, Oct. 14, at the H.S. Smith Funeral Home Chapel in Caruthersville with Mickey Moody officiating.

Burial was in the Maple Cemetery.

Family members served as pallbearers.

Carl Richardson, Sr.

Carl R. ?Cowboy? Richardson, Sr., 68, of Malden, Mo., died Sunday, Oct. 13, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo.

Born Dec. 26, 1933, in Promise Land, Ark., son of the late C.R. Richardson and Arah Louvina Craig Richardson, he was a trustee at Oakland City University in Oakland City, Ind., member and past president of Missouri Automobile Dealers Association, member of the Malden Chamber of Commerce and a member of the First Southern Baptist Church in Malden. He was Missouri Time Quality Dealer in 1999, awarded an honorary doctrate of humanities from Oakland City University, served on the Dunklin County Health Department Board, Malden Airport Commission and Missouri Motor Motor Vehicle Commissison.

On June 7, 953, in Clarkton, he married Beth Walker, who survives of the home.

Survivors also include one daughter, Jonelle George and husband, Michael, of Lindsay, Calif.; one son, Carl ?Rich? Richardson and wife, Tamme, of Malden; eight grandchildren, Reed, Jamie, Jessica, Jill, Joshua, Benjamin, Rebekah and Timothy; two brothers, George and Paul Richey, both of Nashville, Tenn. and two sisters, Marie Meier and Violet Howard, both of Nashville.

He was preceded in death by two sisters, Virginia Towery and Viola Whitlatch. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Tuesday, Oct. 15, at the First Southern Baptist Church in Malden.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, at the First Southern Baptist Church with Michael D. George, Dr. Bill Jackson and Dr. James Murray officiating.

A private family burial will be held at Lynn Oak Cemetery in Clarkton.

Landess Funeral Home of Malden is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be made to the First Southern Baptist Church, P.O. Box 282, Malden, Mo.. 63863 or the Oakland City University, 143 N. Lucretia St., Oakland City, In. 47660.

Ruby Williams

Ruby Jewel Williams, 71, of Campbell, Mo., died Friday, Oct. 11, 2002, at Three Rivers Healthcare North Campus in Poplar Bluff, Mo.

Born March 4, 1931, in Leachville, Ark., daughter of the late John and Mary Etta Madison Boshell, she was a homemaker and a member of the First Baptist Church in Campbell.

On Sept. 22, 1967, in Campbell, she married Herbert Ancil Williams, who preceded her in death on July 27, 1999. She was also preceded in death by one sister, Alberta Edmundson and one brother, James Boshell.

Survivors include one son, Ronnie Williams, of Campbell and three sisters, Ora Mae Boshell, of Campbell, Magnolia Killian, of Anderson, Ind. and Anna Lou Isaacs, of Poplar Bluff.

Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. Monday, Oct. 14, at the Landess Funeral Home Chapel in Campbell with the Rev. Jeff Gatewood officiating.

Burial was in the Woodlawn Cemetery-Landess Addition at Campbell.