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Wayne Emery Keltner of Webster County returned to his Creator on March 7, 2020, with family by his side. He was born on March 17, 1925, to Guy and Corlyn (Stees) Keltner, in Pearl City, Illinois. Wayne was one of five children, with sisters Erma (Flack) and Inez (Pierce) and brothers, Lloyd …

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Loretta Jane Hayden 79, Springfield, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, March 11, 2020. She was born on July 9, 1940, in Webster County, Missouri, to Roy Lee and Cora L. (Wilkerson) Rice. She was a homemaker and a member of the Kansas Expressway Church of Christ. She enjoyed sewing with the th…

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Lola Grace Marberry, Niangua, was born Dec.30, 1951, in Davenport, Iowa, to Archie and Edna Hathcock. She departed this life on Wednesday, March 18, 2020, in Mercy Hospital, Springfield, at the age of 68.

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Darrell W. Davis, 73, of the Marshfield and Northview area, was born Oct. 24, 1946, to the late Marion Alvin and Lydia Pauline (Dailey) Davis in Springfield, Missouri.

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Harry Junior Price was born March 10, 1930, and left this life for a better one March 21, 2020. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Thelma; his parents, Harry Lee and Amanda Jane (Bumgarner) Price; his sisters, Loris Bateman, Norma Wright, Helen Kesterson and Louise Hobson; and his…

John Franklin Roberts, 80, Niangua, Missouri, was born March 19, 1939, in East St. Louis, Illinois, to Kenneth Edward and Mignon (Comer) Roberts and departed this life for his heavenly home March 8, 2020, surrounded by his loving family.

Kevin Lee Kumbier, Elkland, was born June 25, 1968, in Springfield, Missouri, to Jimmy "Buddy" Kumbier and Wanda Cooley Alff. He passed away Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020, in his home at the age of 51.

Philip Michael Graybill, Marshfield, Missouri, was born March 26, 1932 to Lee Mitchell Graybill Sr. and Pauline (Oldt) Graybill, Paxtonville, Pennsylvania. He was the middle child of five. Philip departed this life for his heavenly home March 1, 2020.

Phillip DeWayne Douglas, 73, Marshfield, was born Sept. 11, 1946, in Mansfield, Missouri, to Theodore and Mildred Goss Douglas. He passed away Feb.17, 2020, in Mercy Hospital, Springfield.

Doppler radar. Mobile payment systems. A GPS in the palm of your hand. We take these types of everyday technologies for granted. But behind each of them was the work of engineers — and if not for one Missouri university known for its engineering programs, these innovations, and many others, …

Myrtle Leona (Essary) Terry, 88, Niangua, Missouri was born to George and Edith (Vance) Essary on December 5, 1931 in Niangua, Missouri and joined her Savior on February 18, 2020.

Rosemary G. Lovetere, 90, Marshfield, Missouri was born February 21, 1929 to Louis and Anne (Kambic) Rostan in Chicago, Illinois and departed this life for her heavenly home, February 18, 2020.

William (Bill) Lawrence Stanley departed this life on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 in his home in Marshfield, MO at the age of 78.

Gary Lynn Reed, 79, Marshfield, MO, passed away suddenly Feb. 16, 2020. He was born in Salida, Colorado, on April 4, 1940, to Wallace and Agnes (Ramsey) Reed. He was a devout Christian and member of COGWA. He was a retired field engineer for the Eastman-Kodak Company, after 30 years of servi…

Ricky James Cornelison, Seymour, was born November 1, 1957 in Springfield, MO to James and Geraldine (Greene) Cornelison. He departed this life on February 11, 2020 in Mercy Hospital, Springfield, at the age of 62.

Linda has gone home to the Lord. Proceeded in death by her parents, Eual Buttram and Helen Buttram. She is survived by her daughter, Julie Elder Spell; husband Ray Spell; one granddaughter; one great-grandson; and an extensive family.

Freda (Mosier) Beck, 91, passed away on Feb. 15 in hospice care at Mercy Hospital after suffering a stroke a week earlier.

Donald Duane Perryman, Marshfield, was born December 19, 1965 in Olathe, KS to Dalton and Rosalie (Clift) Perryman. He departed this life on February 12, 2020 in Mercy Hospital, Springfield.

On Wednesday, February 12, 2020, Douglas Corrigan Mainard, adoring husband, outstanding daddy, and proud grandpa, passed away at the age of 81 at his home in Marshfield, MO.

Edwina Ragsdale, daughter of David and Eula (Yates) Rost, was born March 31, 1940 near Marshfield. She passed away at 10:07 p.m. Friday, February 14, 2020 in the Marshfield Care Center after a long and courageous battle against cancer, at the age of 79.

Dollie M. Clark age 90 of Joplin, Missouri passed away on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at Freeman West Hospital.  She was born on May 8, 1929 in Hardy, Arkansas to Millard Beck and Lora (Cooper) Beck.  Dollie was a member of the Joplin Full Gospel Church.  She loved to be on the go, go to gara…

Michael Wayne Mackie, born May 25, 1967, went ahead to his heavenly home on Jan. 31, 2020. Born to Marvin C. Mackie and Beverly Wyrick Mackie, he is survived by his parents; his wife, Shelli Coe-Mackie, and two daughters, Brianna & Christine; two brothers, Gary Mackie, Springfield, and K…

Roger Allen Merrell, Marshfield, was born Jan. 25, 1963, in Dos Palos, California, to Freeman and Anna (Orlando) Merrell. He passed away Jan. 29, 2020, at Cox South Hospital, Springfield, at the age of 57.

Caleb Marvin “Jr.” Mackey, Jr., 90, Marshfield, Missouri, was born June 23, 1929, to Caleb Marvin Mackey, Sr., and Hazel Pearl (Greer) Mackey at the family home in Springfield, Missouri, and departed this life for his heavenly home Feb. 3, 2020, surrounded by his loving family.

Faye Leone Ballard, daughter of Charles Luther and Mearl May (Stewart) Coats, was born on September 23, 1926, in  South Galloway, Missouri and passed away in Rogersville, Missouri on January 24, 2020 at the age of 93.

Edna “Allene" Bozman, Marshfield, was born December 23, 1955 in Des Moines, IA to Alfred and Edna (Grinder) Berringer. She departed this life on January 22, 2020 in her home at the age of 64.

Linda Kay Plunkett, 77, Marshfield, Missouri, was born Jan. 17, 1943, to William “Bill” and Lena (Muse) Cleir in Marshfield, Missouri, and departed this life for her heavenly home Jan. 20, 2020.

Rosslyn Binder Lewis, Vicksburg, Mississippi, was born July 15, 1940, in Raytown, Missouri, to David and Mildred (Rice) Binder. She passed away Jan. 18, 2020, in the Strafford Care Center at the age of 79.

In the midst of our grieving and sadness, it is with great joy that we honor the life of Pastor Durwin Keith Kicker from Marshfield, Missouri. He was born March 18, 1963, to Eldred Ray and Vergie Lee (Stidham) Kicker in New Orleans, Louisiana. After 56 full and amazing years on this earth, h…

John (Jack) Dean Garner, 75, Seymour, Missouri, was born in Muncie, Kansas, on May 9, 1944, to J.D. and Hazel (Funk) Garner.

Allyn Kent Miller, 73, was born to Howard “Shorty” and Alma Fern (Gray) Miller on Nov. 5, 1946, in Decatur, Illinois, and departed this life for his heavenly home Jan. 15, 2020.

Elsie Craigo, 81, of Gallipolis, Ohio, died Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020.

Rochelle Russell, Willard, was born July 18, 1939 in Arp, TX to Robert and Nora (Bateman) Ellison. She passed away January 13, 2020 in the Willard Care Center at the age of 80.

Lawrence William Lander, Fordland, was born January 14, 1931 in in Wichita, KS to Francis and Irene (Vestering) Lander. He departed this life on January 8, 2020 in his home at the age of 88.

Karen Sue Shoe (née Guntrum) was born in Clarion County, PA on September 11, 1945 to Ralph and Martha Guntrum, but lived most of her life in Fordland, MO.  Sue went home in the arms of her Lord on January 7, 2020.

Douglas Aaron Kelley, Marshfield, was born August 7, 1930 in Tyronza, AR to Jessie and Daisey (Miller) Kelley. He passed away on January 9, 2020 in his home at the age of 89.

Karen Sue Shoe (née Guntrum) was born in Clarion County, PA on September 11, 1945 to Ralph and Martha Guntrum, but lived most of her life in Fordland, MO.  Sue went home in the arms of her Lord on January 7, 2020.

Kevin E. McVay, Marshfield, 61, was born December 12, 1958 in Springfield, MO to Kenneth and Norma (Roberts) McVay. He passed away December 30, 2019 in Mercy Hospital, Springfield.

William Calvin Dyche, 91, was born in rural Webster County, Missouri on July 13, 1928. His parents were Sarah Elizabeth (Sallie; Whitehurst) and Robert Franklin (Rob) Dyche. William (Bill) was the baby of the family’s three children. When he was young, the family purchased a small farm near …

Lisa Ann Hoskins, 50, Des Moines, IA, was born July 22, 1969 in Springfield, MO to Edward Everett and Mary Oshie (Dinwiddie) Hoskins.  She passed away December 28, 2019 in Iowa Methodist Medical Center.

Jerry Dale Butler, 69, Strafford, was born June 3, 1950, in Bear Creek, Missouri, to Orville and Gertie (Marshall) Butler. He passed away Dec. 30, 2019, in Cox Hospital, Springfield.

Junior Lynn Spriggs, Marshfield, was born Aug. 5, 1950, to William Henry Spriggs, Jr. and Mary Lou (Hobson) Spriggs. He departed this life on Dec. 29, 2019, in Elkland, Missouri, at the age of 69.

Nellie Ann Podolski, Marshfield, was born Feb. 9, 1937, in Escanaba, Michigan, to Frank and Evelyn (Sword) Brotherton. She departed this life on Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2019, in her home at the age of 82.

Scott Alan Gray, 56, Marshfield, Missouri, was born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, to Bruce Alan and Patricia Joan (Larkin) Gray on Jan. 5, 1963, and departed this life Dec. 18, 2019.

Edith Marie Keeler, 90, Marshfield, Missouri, daughter of George and Annie (Blevins) Samuel, was born on June 2, 1929, in Cedar Gap, Missouri, and departed this life for her heavenly home on Dec. 27, 2019, in Marshfield Care Center, Marshfield.

Guida Marie Mitchem, daughter of Dick Claire and Ella Fay (Maxwell) Nivison, was born on June 25, 1923, in Loyal, Oklahoma, and passed away on Dec. 22, 2019, in Marshfield at the age of 96.

Roger Dale Phillips, Springfield, Missouri, was born on May 25, 1952, in Marshfield, Missouri, to Harold and Flora (Ragsdale) Phillips. He departed life on Sunday, Dec. 22, 2019, at the age of 67.

Everett “Allan” Young, son of Claude William and Mary Lorene (Mall) Young, was born in Springfield, Missouri, on Jan. 31, 1961, and passed away at his home on Dec. 21, 2019, at the age of 58, following a short illness.