Obituaries

Local and area obituaries will be listed on this page. The information will be provided by funeral homes in conjunction with each family.

Clarence Berdean Walker

Clarence Berdean Walker, 83, of Greentop, Missouri, passed away Monday, August 8, 2022 at Boone County Hospital in Columbia, Missouri. The son of the

Evah Lorene Moots

Evah Lorene Moots, 97 years old formerly of Green Castle, Missouri, passed away Sunday, August 14, 2022 at Putnam County Care Center in Unionville.

Bonnie Lea Maulsby

Bonnie Lea Maulsby, 90 years old, of Milan, Missouri, passed away Thursday, August 11, 2022 at Putnam County Memorial Hospital in Unionville. Bonnie was

Michael Eugene Stitzer

Michael Eugene “Big Mike” Stitzer, age 73, passed away suddenly on Tuesday August 9, 2022 in flight to Columbia, Missouri. He was born January

Shawn William Watts

Shawn William Watts, 45, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Thursday, August 11, 2022. The son of Donnie William and Mildred Juanita (Stewart) Watts Jr.,

Dorothy Young

Dorothy Louise (Eaton) Young, 86, of Kirksville, Missouri passed away Tuesday, August 9, 2022 at her home. The daughter of Tracy and Loretta Florance

Francis Hugh McReynolds

Francis Hugh McReynolds, 91. A 62 year resident of Santa Monica California passed away peacefully Saturday July 23rd. Mac, that’s what he liked to

Linda Sue Bachamn

Linda Sue Bachamn, 72 of Kirksville passed away Saturday, August 6, 2022 in Moberly, Missouri. The daughter of George Lee and Martha Geneva (Hurley)

Pauline Ellen Billington

Pauline Ellen Billington (Garlick) was born in Oneida, NY and raised on a dairy farm in Clevelend, NY. Born to Eva and Raymond, the

Vivian Irene (Hendon) Smith

Vivian Irene (Hendon) Smith passed away Sunday, August 7, 2022, at her home. She was born on November 3, 1940, to Thomas D Hendon

Mary Ann Collins

Mary Ann Collins, age 93 of La Plata, Missouri, passed away Monday, August 1, 2022 at the La Plata Nursing Home in La Plata,

Ivan Eugene Clarkson

Ivan Eugene Clarkson, age 87 of La Plata, Missouri, passed away Sunday, July 31, 2022 at Loch Haven Nursing Home. Born January 5, 1935

Richard Brown

Richard Brown, 69, of Unionville, Missouri, passed away of natural causes at his home on Monday, July 25, 2022, after a period of declining

Leland Dale Worthington

Leland Dale Worthington, 79, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Thursday, July 28th, 2022, at his home under the care of Hospice Compassus and with

Larry Attebery

Lawrence (Larry) Attebery (80) passed away peacefully on the morning of July 16, 2022 at his Spring Lake home near Kirksville, MO. Larry was

Robert Eugene “Bob” Noe

Robert Eugene “Bob” Noe, 95, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Monday, July 25, 2022 at the Schuyler County Nursing Home in Queen City, MO.

Beulah Mae Turpin

Beulah Mae Turpin, age 95 of Edina, MO passed away Friday, July 29, 2022, in the Knox County Nursing Home in Edina, MO. She

Joann Folkerts Swanson

Joann Folkerts Swanson, 90, of Edina, Missouri, passed away Friday morning, July 22, 2022 at the LaBelle Manor in LaBelle, Missouri. Joann was born

Andrew Gordon Coy

Andrew Gordon Coy of Kirksville, 86, passed away at home with his family by his side on Sunday, July 17, 2022. Andrew was born

Zada (Stanley) Hamilton

Zada (Stanley) Hamilton, 86, of Amarillo, Texas passed away Thursday, July 21, 2022. Zada was born August 26, 1935, in Kirksville, Missouri the daughter

George L. (Duke) Workman

Duke Workman, age 93, passed peacefully on July 7, 2022 surrounded by members of his family. He was born in Rockford, Illinois on Oct.

Curtis Ray Hays

Curtis Ray Hays was born June 21, 1962 in Kirksville, Missouri to Clifford and Kay (Ray) Hays. He died suddenly at home on Saturday,

Mike Newman

Gail Michael “Mike” Newman, 71, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away unexpectedly, Thursday, July 21, 2022 at the University of Missouri Health & Clinics in

Reverend Betty Boyd

Reverend Betty Jane (Grother) Boyd, 98 of Lancaster, Missouri passed away on Tuesday, July 19, 2022 at The Pines in Kirksville, Missouri. The daughter

Martha Jane (Cross) Ogle

Martha Jane (Cross) Ogle, 88, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Friday, July 15, 2022 at the Birch Point Nursing Home in Springfield, Missouri. On

Dorothy I. Ewalt

Dorothy I. Ewalt, 84, of Knox City, Missouri, passed away Friday, July 15, 2022, in Edina, Missouri, surrounded by family. Dorothy was born May

Shirley Ann Acuff

Shirley Ann Acuff, 86, passed away on July 14, 2022, surrounded by her loving husband and family. She is survived by her husband, Charles

Bonnie Hounsom

Bonnie Hounsom, 91, of Unionville, Missouri, passed away at the Putnam County Care Center in Unionville on Wednesday, July 6, 2022. Bonnie Rose (Jones)

Danny Wayne Noe

Danny Wayne Noe, 63, of Leeton, Missouri, formerly of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Saturday, July 2, 2022. Danny was born November 17, 1958, in

Gary Lee Mayfield

Gary Lee Mayfield, 72, of Worthington, Missouri, passed away Thursday, July 14, 2022 at his home. The son of the late Raymond Howard and

Kitty Young

Kitty Young, 82, passed away at her daughter’s home July 9, 2022 at 16:45. Born October 12, 1939 to Glenn Walter and Viola Hapes

Russell Harrison

Russell Harrison, 88, of Kirksville. Missouri passed away at John Knox Memory Care in Lees Summit, Missouri on Sunday July 10, 2022. Roy Russell

Mary Standfuss

Mary Standfuss, 70 of Kirksville passed away Monday, July 11, 2022 at her home. The daughter of Leonard Harold and Ada Lee (Pipes) Findling,

Maxine Downing Hyde

Our loss is Heaven’s gain. Maxine Downing Hyde went to her heavenly home on Monday, June 27. She was one of 11 children, and

Evelyn Pearl (Sanders) Ray

Evelyn Pearl (Sanders) Ray, 79 of LaPlata, Missouri, passed away Friday, July 8, 2022 at the LaPlata Nursing Home. The daughter of the late

Cathy Sue (Wood) Creason

Cathy Sue (Wood) Creason, 64, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away unexpectedly, Thursday, July 7, 2022 at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville. The daughter

Frank Poland

Frank Poland, 70, of Unionville, Missouri, passed away at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa, on Saturday, July 2, 2022. Francis Everett

Harold Edwin Simmons

Harold Edwin Simmons, 78, of LaPlata, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, December 28, 2021 at his home. Born March 12, 1943 in Oakland Mills, Iowa,

Beverly Ann (Tallman) Ayer

Beverly Ann (Tallman) Ayer, eighty-six of Lake Ozark, Missouri passed away at her home on June 30, 2022. The daughter of Charles Austin and

Terry Max Goodwin

Terry Max Goodwin, age 66, of Knox City, MO passed away Sunday July 3rd, 2022 in Knox City, MO. Terry was born May 25th,

Donald Wayne Baker

Donald Wayne Baker, 87, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Sunday, July 3, 2022 at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville. Born March 31, 1935

Phillip Sorenson

Phillip Eugene Sorenson, 82, of Kirksville Missouri passed away June 24, 2022 at The Pines in Kirksville. Phillip was born on February 8, 1940

Wesley Eugene May

Wesley Eugene May, 82 of Columbia, formerly of Moline, IL passed away Wednesday, June 29, 2022 at The Neighborhoods by Tiger Place in Columbia,

Judith Ann (Laird) Coy

Judith Ann (Laird) Coy, 80. of LaPlata, Missouri, passed away Saturday, June 25, 2022 at her home under the care of Hospice. Born May

George William Ritenour Jr

George William Ritenour Jr., age 85 of La Plata, Missouri, made his journey home to be with his Lord and savior, Thursday, June 23,

Richele Brooke (Slaughter) Ross

Richele Brooke (Slaughter) Ross made her way to her heavenly home with the Lord Saturday, May 21, 2022 at St. Lukes East Hospital with

Victor Earnest Klokkenga

Victor Earnest Klokkenga, 69, of Novinger, Missouri, passed away Thursday morning June 23, 2022 at the Community Living Center in the VA Hospital in

James “Jim” L. Parrish

James “Jim” L. Parrish, age 77, of Unionville, MO passed away unexpectedly at his home on June 23rd, 2022. Jim was the son of

Amelia Shahan

We are sad to announce the death of Amelia Shahan, age 42, of Hurdland, MO. Amelia passed away peacefully on June 18, 2022, at

Wynoka Von (Threet) Wu

Wynoka Von (Threet) Wu, 64, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Sunday, June 19, 2022 at Milan Health Care in Milan, Missouri. Born August 28,