Obituaries

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

Wanita D. (Williams) Douglas

Wanita D. (Williams) Douglas, 89, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Sunday, January 10, 2021 at her home. Wanita was the daughter of Basil and

Charlotte Layman

Charlotte Layman, age 77, was born in Quincy, Illinois on August 24th 1943. She entered Heaven’s gates on January 11, 2021, at LaBelle, MO.

Rosa Lee (Kamman) Wheeler

Rosa Lee (Kamman) Wheeler, 90 of Lancaster, Missouri passed away at the Schuyler County Nursing Home in Queen City, Missouri on January 11, 2021

Harold Howard

Harold Howard, 70 years old of Green City, Mo. Passed away January 8, 2021 unexpectedly in his home. Harold was born May 29, 1950

Jim Wright

James L. “Jim” Wright, 74, of Macon, Missouri, passed away Friday, January 8, 2021 at Moberly Regional Medical Center. The son of Loren and

Naomi “Terri” Ruth Reese

Naomi “Terri” Ruth Reese of Strafford, Missouri, passed away at her home Sunday, January 10, 2021 at the age 81. Terri was the daughter

Jacob Vernon Zuspann

Jacob Vernon Zuspann, age 94, of Edina, MO, passed away Friday, January 8, 2021, at his grandsons home rural Green Castle, MO. He was

Donald Wade Hudson

Donald Wade Hudson, 75 of Kirksville, Missouri died January 7, 2021 at Northeast Regional Hospital after a three week battle with Covid-19. He was

Wayne R. Johnson Sr

Wayne R. Johnson Sr, 75, of Glenwood, MO previously of Burlington, IA and Danville, IA passed away on January 7, 2021, at his home

Cynthia Lynn (Slawski) Hix

Cynthia Lynn (Slawski) Hix, 64, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Thursday, January 7, 2021 at the University Missouri Medical Center in Columbia, Missouri. The

JoAnn Herzberg

JoAnn Herzberg, 79 years old, of Milan Missouri, passed away Wednesday, January 6, 2021 at St. Luke’s Hospital on the Plaza, Kansas City, surrounded

Dorothy Helen (Chambers) Herington

Dorothy Helen (Chambers) Herington, 98, of Milan, Missouri, passed away Friday, January 1, 2021 at Sullivan County Memorial Hospital in Milan. The daughter of

Bonnie Jean Snyder

Bonnie Jean Snyder, age 87, of Kirksville, MO went to be with her loving Savior on January 7, 2021. Visitation will be held on

Jo Ann Rodman

Jo Ann Rodman, 72 years old, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, January 6, 2021 at Northeast Regional Medical Center. Jo Ann was born

Russell Dean Vestal

Russell Dean Vestal, 86, of Unionville, Missouri, passed away at the Putnam County Memorial Hospital in Unionville, Missouri, on Sunday, January 3, 2021. Russell

Richard Dee “Rick” (Col.) Harrelson

Richard Dee “Rick” (Col.) Harrelson, 71, of Brashear, Missouri, passed away Saturday, January 2, 2021 at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia, Missouri. The son

Robert Simmons

Robert Simmons, 65 of Novinger, Missouri passed away Thursday, December 31, 2020 at his home. The son of Robert Lee and Billie Joann (Storey)

Geraldine Marion Gingerich

Geraldine Marion Gingerich, 92 of Kirksville passed away Saturday, January 2, 2021 at Kirksville Manor Care. The daughter of Timothy and Juanita (Winget) Summers,

Geraldine Hatfield

Geraldine Hatfield, age 92, was born September 5, 1928 in Novelty, MO, to Frank S. Anderson and Florence Rhoades Anderson and passed away peacefully

Amber Dee (Speaks) Armstrong

Amber Dee (Speaks) Armstrong, 55, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away unexpectedly, Friday, January 1, 2021 at her home. The daughter of Robert Gary Speaks

Don Edward Clay

Don Edward Clay, 101, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Thursday, December 24, 2020 at Knox County Nursing Home in Edina, Missouri. Don was born

Donnie Herman Griswold

Donnie Herman Griswold, 74, of Queen City, Missouri, took The final step of his Journey through this life and stepped into the portal of

Ronald Kinzler

Ronald Kinzler, 91, of Unionville, Missouri, passed away peacefully at the Putnam County Care Center on Tuesday, December 29, 2020. He had lived at

Lawrence Patrick (Pat) Manyx

Lawrence Patrick (Pat) Manyx, age 89 of LaBelle, MO passed away December 24, 2020, in the LaBelle Manor. He was born September 21, 1931,

Jerry Lee Veach Sr

Jerry Lee Veach Sr., 71, passed away Wednesday, December 30, 2020 at Hannibal Regional Hospital in Hannibal, MO. Jerry was preceded in death by

Judie Klinginsmith

Judie Klinginsmith, age 80, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away at the Kirksville Manor Care Center on December 29, 2020. She is survived by her

Robye Sue Spalding

Robye Sue Spalding, 90 of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Monday, (December 28th, 2020) at Kirksville Manor Care in Kirksville. The daughter of Benjamin and

Juanita Marie (Uber) Scott

Juanita Marie (Uber) Scott, 96, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away January 1, 2021 at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville. The daughter of Edwin

Harvey Wharton Rhinesmith

Harvey Wharton Rhinesmith, 75 of Downing, Missouri passed away on Thursday, December 31, 2020 at the Schuyler County Nursing Home in Queen City, Missouri.

Samantha Peek

Samantha Peek, 30, of Unionville, Missouri, died in an automobile accident in Adair County, Missouri, on Monday, December 28, 2020. Samantha Lynn Peek was

Ronald Murl Snyder

Ronald Murl Snyder was called to heaven on December 26, 2020 at Boone Hospital in Columbia, MO, after a valiantly fought battle with Covid-19

Kent Alan Troester

Kent Alan Troester, 75 of Kirksville passed away Friday morning, December 25, 2020 at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville. The son of Adelbert

Lloyd Allan Graham

Lloyd Allan Graham, age 83 of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, December 23, 2020 at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville, Missouri. Born March

Wanda B. Peterson

Wanda B. Peterson, 100, Rutledge, Missouri passed away Saturday, December 26, 2020 at Scotland County Hospital due to Covid-19 complications. Wanda was born August

Alice Coleen Wayman

Alice Coleen Wayman, age 91, passed away at the home of her daughter, Pamela, in Kearney, MO on December 21, 2020. Alice was born

Jeff Brown

Jeff Brown, 48, of Kirksville, MO went to be with the Lord on December 24th, 2020 surrounded by an abundance of love, his wife

Janice Blankenship Peterson

Janice Blankenship Peterson, 61 of LaPlata gained her Angel wings on Saturday, December 26, 2020 after a hard fought battle with Covid. The daughter

Russell Allen Otte

Russell Allen Otte, age 72 of Edina, MO, passed away Tuesday, December 29, 2020, in the University of Missouri Hospital in Columbia, MO. Russell

Nicholaus Ford

Nicholaus Ford, 36, of Kirksville, died unexpectedly on Monday December 28, 2020. Services will be held at 3:00pm to 5:00pm on Saturday January 2,

Leon Fowler

Leon Fowler, a lifelong resident of Putnam county, Missouri died on Friday December 25, 2020 at the Putnam County Hospital at 88 years of

Bernice Vice

Bernice Vice, 95 of Kirksville passed away Monday, December 28, 2020 at Kirksville Manor Care. The daughter of William “Bill” D. and Carrie Opal

Theresa “Maxine” (Yearns) McBee

Theresa “Maxine” (Yearns) McBee, 96, of Kirksville, Missouri, went to Heaven Monday, December 21, 2020 at Kirksville Manor Care Center in Kirksville. Maxine was

Crystal Terrell O’Brien

Crystal Terrell O’Brien 96, of Kirksville, Mo. passed away Tuesday, December 22, 2020 in Kirksville MO. The daughter of Roy and Leila Montgomery Terrell,

Barbara Joyce Meeker Cragg

Barbara Joyce Meeker Cragg, 83 of Kirksville passed away Wednesday, December 23, 2020 at The Pines in Kirksville. The daughter of Harold Leonard and

Shelby Dixon

Shelby Dixon, 85, formerly of Unionville, Missouri, passed away at the Golden Age Care Center in Centerville, Iowa, on Monday, December 21, 2020. Shelby

Regina Ann (Miller) Lee

Regina Ann (Miller) Lee, 64, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Sunday, December 20, 2020 at Cameron Regional Medical Center in Cameron, Missouri. The daughter

Gail Lee Dixson

Gail Lee Dixson, age 89, of Edina, MO, passed away Thursday December 17, 2020, in LaBelle Manor, LaBelle, MO. He was born July 13,

Marilyn Lou (Glidewell) Peoples

Marilyn Lou (Glidewell) Peoples, 71 years old, of Ozark, Missouri, formerly of Milan, Missouri, passed away Monday, December 21, 2020 at Ozark Nursing and

George Robert (Bob) Drummond

George Robert (Bob) Drummond, 84, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Sunday, December 20, 2020 at Kirksville Manor Care Center where he had been a

Gertrude Pauline Saner

Gertrude Pauline Saner, 81 formerly of Kirksville passed away Sunday, December 20, 2020 at Life Care Center in Brookfield, MO. The daughter of Charles