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Area Deaths

Thursday, November 1, 2001

Richard Bell

Richard McLellan Bell, 70, of Malden, Mo., died Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2001, at the VA Medical Center in Memphis, Tenn.

Born Oct. 4, 1931, in Providence, R.I., son of the late Richard E. and Helen E, McLellan Bell, he was a U.S. Air Force veteran serving in Korea, an auto sales manager, and of the Catholic faith. He was a member of the Malden American Legion Post No. 293 and the V.F.W. and served on the Board of the Dunklin County R.S.V.P.

On May 21, 1955, he married Joanne Lefebvre, who preceded him in death in 1989. He later married Gayle West Jaissle on June 22, 1991, who survives of the home.

Survivors also include four sons, Richard E. Bell and wife, Kathleen, of Kingston, N.Y., Robert Bell and wife, Dawn, of Bethel, Conn., Roy Bell, of Highland, N.Y. and Ryan Bell, of Scottsdale, Ariz.; three daughters, Tracey Sciortino and husband, Robert, of Highland, Vicki Haywood and husband, Wayne, of Malden and Debbie Kurland and husband, David, of Clearwater, Fla.; one sister, Glenna Cowherd, of Pinehurst, N.C.; 12 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, at the Landess Funeral Home Chapel in Malden.

Graveside services with military rites will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, at the Elder Cemetery in Campbell, Mo. Jose Gonzalez

Jose Gonzalez, 37, of Arbyrd, Mo., died Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2001, at Hornersville, Mo.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Thursday, Nov. 1, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Senath, Mo.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 2, at the St. Cecilia Catholic Church with the Rev. Henry Grodecki and Sister Carol Prenger officiating.

Burial will follow at the Horner Cemetery in Hornersville. David Ivy

David Keith Ivy, 37, of Kennett, died Monday, Oct. 29, 2001, at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Mo.

Born Nov. 1, 1963, in Kennett, he was the son of Jerry Wayne Ivy and Phyllis Stone Jackson, both of Kennett.

Survivors include his parents, Jerry Wayne Ivy and wife, Linda and Phyllis Jackson and husband, Benny, all of Kennett; two sons, Cody Ivy, and Chris Bowen, both of Kennett; one daughter, Cheyenne Ivy, of Kennett; his grandmother, Pauline Stone, of Kennett; two brothers, Scott Ivy and wife, Kim and Michael Ivy and wife, Deborah, all of Kennett; four step-brothers, Don, Dave and Terry Jackson and Kevin Scott; four sisters, Toni Ivy, of Pass Christian, Miss., Shawn Wood and husband, Mitch, of Oran, Mo., Lisa Ivy, of Kennett and Chris Orr, of St. Louis and two step-sisters, Sherry Landis and Shelly Stevens.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. today, Thursday, Nov. 1, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Revs. Don Emery and Dale Rickman officiating.

Burial was in the Oak Ridge Cemetery in Kennett.

Pallbearers were Jeff, Kyle and Timmy Stone, Bruce Burr, Mark Mathis and Steve Fuller.

Honorary pallbearers were Anthony Glover, Keith Tucker, Ken Cuff, Mark Parrent, Gaylon Anderson and Darin Isbell. Mary Killingsworth

Mary Killingsworth, 86, of Kennett, died Monday, Oct. 29, 2001, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.

Born March 27, 1915, in Risco, Mo., daughter of the late Homer C. and Lillie Pauline Page Terry, she was a homemaker and a member of the First General Baptist Church in Kennett.

On June 18, 1938, she married Roy W. Killingsworth, who preceded her in death on June 12, 1985.

Survivors include one son Bill Beck, of Homosassa, Fla.; three grandchildren, Mike Beck, of Ocean Beach, Ala., Scott Beck, of Malden, Mo. and Terry Niederkorn, of Poplar Bluff, Mo.; one great-granddaughter, Lori Coomer Veazey, of Morrilton, Ark.; two brothers, Junior Terry, of Branson, Mo. and Ernest Terry, of St. Charles, Mo. and one sister, Evelyn Johnson, of Alton, Mo.

She was preceded in death by eight brothers and sisters.

Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. today, Thursday, Nov. 1, at the Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Kennett with the Rev. Gary Gelsinger officiating.

McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett was in charge of arrangements. Pearl Rogers

Pearl Lucille Rogers, 90, of Jasper Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Monday, Oct. 29, 2001, at Good Shepherd Nursing Home in Lockwood, Mo.

Born Jan. 23, 1911, in Jasper County, Mo., daughter of the late Oscar G. and Emma J. Keener Schell, she was a manager for a dry cleaning business for many years, a nurse's aide, and a Red Cross volunteer. She was a member of the Zion Baptist Church in Jasper, Community of Christ Church in Lamar, Mo., First Baptist Church Quilting Group and active in the Women's Garden Club of Jasper.

She married Albert Cobb and Harry W. Rogers, who both preceded her in death.

Survivors include one son, Wilbur Cobb, of Greenfield, Mo.; six grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one son, Jared Cobb.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. today, Thursday, Nov. 1, at the Weng Funeral Home Chapel in Jasper.

Burial was in the Fairview Cemetery at Fayetteville, Ark.

Memorials may be made to the American Red Cross or the Missouri Conservation Department.