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Area Deaths

Sunday, November 11, 2001

Charles Goss

Charles "Herman" Goss, 70, of Cahokia, Ill. and formerly of Arbyrd and Dexter, Mo., died Thursday, Nov. 8, 2001, at his home.

Born Sept. 9, 1931, in Arbyrd, son of the late Charlie and Lessie Black Goss, he was the retired owner of a tree service in Cahokia and a member of the Apostolic Pentecostal Church..

Survivors include his wife, Reva Berniece Goss of the home; four daughters, Brenda Steiger and Linda Goss, both of Belleville, Ill; Diana Goss of Seattle Wash., Shirley "Penny" J. Roach of Valmeyer, Ill.; one son, Glenn Goss of Belleville; two brothers, David Goss of Sun Valley, Calif. and Joe Goss of Riverside, Calif; four sisters, Christine Morrow of Fontana, Calif., Jean Wolfs of Cypress, Calif., Shirley Kittrell of Whittier, Calif. and Bonnie Shaffer of Visalia, Calif.; 13 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Visitation begins at noon today, Sunday, Nov. 11, in the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter.

Funeral services will follow at 1 p.m. in the Watkins and Sons Chapel.

Burial will be in the Hagy Cemetery at Dexter. Julius Hays

Julius C. Hays, 88, of Poplar Bluff and formerly of Qulin, Mo., died Friday, Nov. 9, 2001, at his home.

Born Feb. 12, 1913, in Armorel, Ark., son of the late Jim C. and Clarate Nobels Hays, he was a retired farmer, retired from Boeving Bros. Cotton Gin and a member of the Qulin United Methodist Church.

On May 9, 1942, in Poplar Bluff, he married Glenda Pendegrass, who survives of the home.

Other survivors include, two sons, John L. Hays of Dudley, Mo. and Stephen J. Hays of DeSoto, Mo., one daughter, Ronda Smith of Sikeston; nine grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by three brothers and two sisters.

Visitation is today, Sunday, Nov. 11, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the Landess Funeral Home Chapel in Campbell.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 12, in the Landess Chapel.

Burial will be in the Qulin Cemetery at Qulin. Everett Neighbors

Everett Neighbors, 73, of Kennett, died Friday, Nov. 9, 2001, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark.

Arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett. Harold Slavings

Harold Slavings, 75, of Hayti, Mo., died Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2001, in Baptist East Hospital in Memphis, Tenn.

Born Feb. 18, 1926, near Hayti, son of the late Jim and Ethel Baird Slavings, he was a salesman for 56 years with W.M. Crysler Co. in Hayti. He served as a city alderman, was a member of the Hayti Rotary Club and the Leslie Knott Sunday School at the First Baptist Church in Hayti.

On July 29, 1947, in Caruthersville, Mo. he married Flowella Evans, who survives of the home.

Other survivors include a daughter, Brenda Taylor and her husband, Allen, of Hayti; three brothers, J.T. Slavings of Lowell, Ind., Hassell Slavings of Woodson, Ark. and Richard Slavings of Benton, Mo.; two sisters, Lorena Rubottom and Francis Hull both of Hammond, Ind.

Funeral services were at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, in the John W. German Funeral Home Chapel in Hayti with the Rev. Mike Melton officiating.

Burial was in Woodlawn Cemetery in Hayti.

Pallbearers were Chris Crysler, Greg Crysler, Greg Williams, Ray Cook, Larry Duncan, Bill Fisher and Jerry Taylor.

Honorary pallbearers were members of his Sunday School class. Dewey Treece

Dewey Columbus Treece, 79, of Mountain Home Ark., died Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2001, at Auburn Hills Nursing Home in Mountain Home.

Born Wednesday, Jan. 11, 1922, in Caruthersville, Mo., son of the late Clyde and Clara Montgomery Treece, we was an EMT.

On Dec. 29, 1973, in Kentucky, he married Christine Foster, who survives of the home.

Other survivors include, a son Vaughn Treece and his wife, Morgan, of Caruthersville; two step-sons, Scotty Lafferty of Mountain Home and Michael Ames of Bartlett, Tenn.; two-daughters, Rhonda Hensel of Bronson, Fla. and Marlyn Dail of Paragould, Ark., one sister, Margie Stewart of Caruthersville and three grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one son, Michael Treece.

Funeral services were 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, in the Bradshaw-Osburn Funeral Home Chapel in Hayti with John Mark Wilson officiating.

Burial was in the Maple Cemetery at Caruthersville. Correction

In the Friday, Nov. 9, edition of the Daily Dunklin Democrat, the obituary of Gladys Freeman incorrectly listed Glenn White as a pallbearer. It should have been Damon Crucani.

The Daily Democrat regrets the error and any inconvenience it may have caused.