Obituaries

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

Brian Lee Houghton

Brian Lee Houghton, age 59, of Downing, Missouri passed away Thursday, January 16th, 2020 at the University of Iowa Hospital in Iowa City, Iowa.

Darilyn Andrew

Darilyn Andrew, 64, of Unionville, Missouri, passed away at her home, surrounded by her loving family, on Monday, January 13, 2020. She had battled

Boyd Dee March

Boyd Dee March, age 45, of Novinger, Mo. passed away on Monday, January 13th, 2020 in Omaha Nebraska where he was temporarily residing and

Harold K. Casper

Harold K. Casper, 91, of Kirksville, Missouri, died Thursday, January 16, 2020 at Northeast Regional Medical Center. A viewing will be held from 5:00

Debra Kay Kerby

Debra Kay Kerby PH. D passed away January 14, 2020 at The Pines Nursing Home in Kirksville, Missouri after experiencing a rapidly deteriorating illness

Florence Schoonover

Florence Schoonover, 90, of rural Martinstown, MO, passed away at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville, MO, on Tuesday, January 7, 2020. Florence Bernice

Velma Ann Darr

Velma A. Darr, 93 of Kirksville passed away Thursday, January 9, 2020 at Kirksville Manor Care. The daughter of Byron and Minnie (Truitt) Vice,

Billy Lee Morrow

Billy Lee Morrow, 73, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Sunday, January 5, 2020 at his home. The son of the late Virgil Lee and

Donald Eugene Riley

Donald Eugene Riley, 81, of Kirksville, Missouri, went home to be with his Lord Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at his home. He was born

Cheryl Elaine Connor

Cheryl Elaine (Miller) Connor, 43 of Green City, Missouri passed away Monday, January 6, 2020 at the Sullivan County Memorial Hospital in Milan, Missouri.

Shirley Jean Stevenson

Shirley Jean Stevenson, 88, of Kansas City, Missouri, formerly of Edina, Missouri, passed away January 4, 2020, surrounded by her six children, their spouses,

Lyndon Brice Ramer

Lyndon Brice Ramer, age 5 months and 29 days, of Milton, Iowa, passed away Saturday morning, January 4, 2020, at his parent’s home. The

Billy Gene “Wile” Williams

Billy Gene “Wile” Williams, 69 years old, of Milan, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, January 1, 2020 in Purdin, Missouri. Billy was born December 12,

Jackie “Jack” L Thompson Sr.

Jackie “Jack” L Thompson Sr. died on Friday, December 27, 2019. He was 77 years old. Visitation with the family will be from 5:30

Doris C. Mulford

Doris C. Mulford, 86 of Kirksville passed away Tuesday, December 31, 2019 at Northeast regional Medical Center. Visitation will be from 1:00 to 1:30

Konda Gae Peavler Vick

Konda Gae (Peavler) Vick, 54 of Oshkosh, Nebraska was called home to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on January, 2, 2020.

Vera Bragg

Veva (Speake) Bragg, 92, Of La Plata, Missouri passed away Saturday, January 4, 2020 at the Macon Health Care Center where she had been

Lena Search

“Lena” Lileana Marie Search, 46 of Kirksville, MO passed away at home surrounded by family on Friday January 3, 2020. She is survived by

Ronald “Ron” Scott

Ronald “Ron Keith Scott, 69 of Harris, Missouri formerly of Novinger, passed away on Friday, January 3rd, 2020 at his home surrounded by the

Nancy Lee Darling

Nancy Lee Darling, 62 of Kirksville, MO passed away on Sunday December 29, 2019. A Celebration of life in Nancy’s honor is being planned

Rebecca “Becky” Mansfield

Rebecca A. “Becky” Mansfield, 72 of Kirksville passed away Thursday, January 2, 2020 at The Arbors in Kirksville. Visitation with the family will be

Richard “Dick” Bass

Richard (Dick) Frances Bass, US Navy Veteran, 82 of Brashear, MO passed away on Tuesday December 31, 2019 at TwinPinesAdultCareCenter in Kirksville, MO. Dick

Sharon Kay Minnix

Sharon Kay Minnix, 70 of Kirksville, Missouri died on December 29, 2019 at the University of Missouri in Columbia, Missouri. A memorial service will

Charles Michael “Mike” Coy

Charles Michael “Mike” Coy, 57, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away December 19, 2019, losing his battle to cancer. A “Celebration of Life” will be

James Melvin “Jimmy” Scott

James Melvin “Jimmy” Scott, 75, of rural Edina, Missouri, passed away Friday, December 27, 2019, at the Veterans Hospital in Columbia, Missouri. Funeral Services

Michael Douglas “Doug” Scott

Michael Douglas Scott, 60, of Mercer formerly of Browning Missouri passed away unexpectedly on December 26, 2019 at his home. A funeral service is

Sebrena Kaye Gordon (Snelling)

Sebrena K Gordon 63, of Milan, Missouri passed away unexpectedly at her home on December 24th, 2019 A memorial service to celebrate Sebrena’s life

Berniece Aldean (Elston) Smith

Berniece Aldean (Elston) Smith, 97, formerly of Kirksville, Missouri died on Tuesday, December 17, 2019. Graveside Services will be held on Sunday, December 29,

Dr. Frank Colton III

Dr. Frank V. Colton, III, 84, of Leawood, Kansas, formerly of Kirksville, passed away on Monday, December 23, 2019. Visitation with the family will

Jim Kirkham

Funeral Services for Jim Kirkham, 80, of Livonia, MO, will be at the Omaha Baptist Church east of Unionville, MO at 2:00 pm on

Dennis V. Dierks

There will be no Funeral Services for 75 year old Dennis V. Dierks of Kirksville, MO. Mr. Dierks requested to be cremated. He passed

Del Tollenaar

Funeral Services for 87 year old Del Tollenaar of Kirksville, MO is scheduled for 1:00 pm Friday December 27, 2019 at the Travis-Noe Funeral

Martha Viola (Hurley) Current

Martha Viola (Hurley) Current, 84 of Lancaster, Missouri passed away on Saturday, December 21, 2019 at the Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville, Missouri.

Donald Ray Parrish

Donald Ray Parrish, 25, of Macon, Missouri, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, December 21, 2019. A visitation is planned for Friday, December 27, 2019

Annette Lynn Tillman

Annette Lynn Tillman, 57, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Friday, December 20, 2019 at Boone Hospital in Columbia. Public visitation will be held from

Derlan Dane Tharp

Derlan Dane Tharp, 86 years old, of Milan, Missouri, passed away in his home on Saturday, December 21, 2019. Funeral services will be held

Gordon Capps

Funeral Services for Gordon Capps, 70, of Unionville, MO will be at the Playle and Collins Funeral Home in Unionville, MO at 2:00 pm

Robert L. Brown

Robert L. Brown, 93, of Unionville, MO passed away on Tuesday December 17, 2019. No services will be held. Mr. Brown’s wishes were to

Betty Morrison

A Visitation for 85 year old, Betty Lou Morrison of Durham, MO will be held Saturday, Dec. 28, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 11

Wilma Louise (Cathey) Clifton

Wilma Louise (Cathey) Clifton, 85, of Greentop, Missouri, passed away Thursday, December 12, 2019. Public visitation will be held Monday, December 16, 2019, from

Edra Kay Kless

Celebration of Life   Edra Kay Kless, 71, formerly of Galt, Missouri passed away Wednesday December 11th, 2019 at Hedrick Medical Center in Chillicothe,

Darlene Davis

Darlene Lanelle (Morris) Davis, 83, of Cuba, Missouri, passed away Monday, December 9, 2019 at her granddaughter’s home in LaPlata, Missouri. Born August 30,

James “Mike” Garrett

  James Michael “Mike” Garrett, 71 of Greentop, Missouri passed away Saturday, November 16, 2019 at Samaritan Hospital in Macon, Missouri surrounded by his

Dewey Long

A Funeral Service for 77 old, Dewey Long of Edina, MO. Will be held:  11 AM Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019 in the Hudson-Rimer Funeral

Dovie Sueann Stewart

Dovie Sueann Stewart, 57, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Sunday, December 8, 2019. Dovie has been cremated and no service will be held at

Beverly Sparks

BEVERLY SPARKS   Beverly Sparks, age 81, of Kirksville MO passed away Thursday, December 5, 2019 while a resident at The Pines. She was

Mario Molina Jaquez

Mario Molina Jaquez, 54, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, December 4, 2019. Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Saturday, December 7, 2019

Eileen Janet Powell

Funeral Services for Eileen Powell, 84 years old, formerly on Pollock, MO will be held 12 Noon on Saturday December 7, 2019 at the

Upin Patthumma Stanley

Upin Patthumma Stanley, 72, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away on Thursday, December 5, 2019.  A celebration of life for Upin will be held privately at

Dr. Fred C. Tinning

Dr. Fred C. Tinning, age 83, passed away unexpectedly on November 30, 2019. Services for Dr. Tinning will be held at Davis-Playle-Hudson-Rimer Funeral Home