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Rusty Knight

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 22:01
 (From Parker Mortuary)Harold Harry Knight III “Rusty”, age 65, Joplin, passed away Wednesday, October 20, 2021 at Freeman West after battling cancer.Rusty was born July 31, 1956 in Joplin, Missouri to the late union of Harold Jr. and Janice (Booe) Knight. He grew up in Sedalia, MO for the first eight years of his life. He then moved to Coffeyville, KS until he was 14 years old.  (Randy
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Fred Keys

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 21:47
(From Derfelt Funeral Home)Fred Albert Keys, age 92 of Bella Vista, passed away at his home on October 18, 2021 after living a long, full life.Fred was born on June 13, 1929 in Galena, KS to the union of Charles Keys and Vera Mae (Reed) Keys. At the age of 17, he joined the US Navy.After honorable discharge, he married Margaret Moreno in Joplin, MO in 1950 and moved to Tulsa, OK where he Randy
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Wanda Gilbert

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 21:31
(From Clark Funeral Home)Wanda Katherine Gilbert, age 98, of Seneca, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, October 20, 2021, at the Seneca House following a lengthy illness. She was born July 14, 1923, in Baxter Springs, Kansas, the daughter of Roscoe Boswell and Alta (Brinkley) Williams. On August 23, 1941, she married Archie Gilbert in Neosho, Missouri, he preceded her in death on October 4, 1995.  Randy
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Willie Graham

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 21:15
(From Walnut Lawn Funeral Home)William “Willie” Dale Graham, 62, of Lamar, Missouri passed away on Monday, September 27, 2021. Willie was born October 23, 1958, to Jim and Dorothy (Clinton) Graham in Scott City, KS, and grew up in the neighboring community of Shallow Water, KS.He spent his life working in the trucking industry including roles of driving, dispatching, and company ownership. The Randy
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David Wood

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 21:07
(From Clark Funeral Home)David Anderson Wood, age 76, of Joplin, Missouri, went to be with his Lord and savior at 12:37 a.m. on Thursday, October 21, 2021, at Freeman West Hospital in Joplin. He was born June 29, 1945, in Wichita, Kansas, to the late Claude Anderson “Woody” and Hazel Rose (Greenway) Wood.  Dave graduated from Walker High School in Walker, Missouri. On June 21, 1964, he married Randy
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Bill and Arline Smolick

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 20:26
(From Mason-Woodard Mortuary)William (Bill) Carl Smolik (88) and Arline Louise Smolik (87) were taken to be with their Savior on Saturday October 9, 2021.Bill was born on November 26, 1932 to Joseph and Dorothy Smolik of Chicago, IL. Arline was born on August 14, 1934 to Joseph and Gladys Willette also of Chicago, IL.Bill and Arline were joined in marriage on July 3, 1952 at Nazareth Lutheran Randy
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Kendall Conduff

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 20:19
(From Campbell-Biddlecome Funeral Home)Kendall M. Thompson-Conduff, 85, Seneca, MO passed away October 21, 2021 at her home in Seneca after an illness.Kendall M. Wood was born September 10, 1936 in Oklahoma City, OK the daughter Alton and Thelma C. Wood. Kendall graduated from Northeastern in Tahlequah, OK with a Maters Degree in Education. She loved children and had formerly taught at Newcomb, Randy
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Luther Lamb

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 01:55
(From Konantz Warden Funeral Home)Luther Lamb passed away on October 19, 2021. He was born on July 25, 1933, in Newport, MO to Luther and Una (Beavers) Lamb. He served in the US Army from 1953 to 1955. Luther married Shirley Cornell on April 18, 1952. They made their home and raised two sons in Lamar, MO where they owned and operated the Montgomery Ward Store for several years. He also worked in Randy
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Mona Rogers

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 01:41
(From Knell Mortuary)Marilyn Ramona “Mona” Rogers, 72, Carthage, Missouri, passed away Tuesday evening, October 19, 2021, at St. Luke’s Nursing Center, Carthage, Missouri. Mona was born June 16, 1949, in Tulsa, Oklahoma, the daughter of Elton Leroy Lawson and Bernice Pearl (Ogden) Lawson. She was a 1967 graduate of Carthage High School.  (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Randy
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Dorothy Crusa

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 01:30
(From Knell Mortuary)Dorothy Margaret Crusa, 96, passed away early Sunday morning, October 17, 2021, at Mercy Hospital, Carthage, Missouri. Dorothy was born August 9, 1925, in Picher, Oklahoma and graduated in 1942 from Carthage High School. She married Jack Taylor Crusa on November 26, 1942, in Carthage. In addition to being a homemaker, Dorothy worked for Carthage attorneys, Esterley and Randy
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Tom Thomas

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 01:22
(From Knell Mortuary)James (Tom) Franklin Thomas, 87, Avilla, Missouri, passed away Friday afternoon, October 15, 2021, at his home. He was born on June 23, 1934, in Chauteau County, Montana, the son of the late Archie Thomas and Margarette (Null) Thomas. James retired from the military in 1971. He married the love of his life, Donnea (Donna) Haas in 1971, she preceded him in death on February 25Randy
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Melvin Ellis

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 01:04
(From Ulmer Funeral Home)Melvin E. Ellis, age 80, passed away at his home in Wyandotte, Oklahoma on Wednesday, October 20, 2021 after battling cancer. Born on June 26, 1941 to Roy and Irene Ellis. He was the oldest of seven children, (five brothers and one sister).Melvin married Sharon Kay Lee on July 28, 1962 at their home in Log City, Missouri. He started out working at Carthage Marble, then Randy
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Jeri Hibdon

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 00:56
(From Ulmer Funeral Home)Geniva Jearldine “Jeri” (Maynard) Hibdon, age 81, of Carthage, MO passed away Tuesday, October, 19, 2021 at Mercy Hospital Joplin, after a two year decline in her health.Jeri was born May 18, 1940 in Sarcoxie, MO to Raymond Fremont and Mamie Lucille (George) Maynard. She graduated Carthage High School in the class of 1958 and on November 20, 1959 she married Reggie HibdonRandy
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LeAnna Geurin

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 00:51
(From Ulmer Funeral Home)LeAnna Joy Geurin passed away peacefully last Sunday October 17, 2021. LeAnna was born on September 5, 1927 to Clyde A. Hilbish and Lillian M. “Gustin” Hilbish in Eskridge, Wabaunsee, Kansas. She was 94 years old and lived a full and loving life. She was a devoted wife, loving mother to three children, Larry, Sharolyn, and Lyle, a doting grandmother of six grandchildren, Randy
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Jo Ann Guzman

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 00:39
(From Ferry Funeral Home)Jo Ann Guzman, 72, Milo, MO passed away on Tuesday, October 19, 2021 at Freeman Hospital in Joplin, MO. Jo Ann was born March 10, 1949 in Kansas City, MO to Lewis J. and Ruth Ann (Barker) Jones. She married Francisco Guzman on December 11, 1978 and he survives of the home. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Jo Ann grew up in Kansas City and Randy
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Gary Merrill

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 00:31
(From Hedge-Lewis-Goodwin Funeral Home)Mr. Gary Lee Merrill, 74, of Webb City, Missouri, departed this life suddenly on Sunday, October 17, 2021, at his residence.Gary entered this life on October 11, 1947, in Denver, Colorado and was raised by his mother and stepfather, Larry and Edna Eador. His formative years were spent in Haven, Kansas and Kansas City, Missouri. He graduated from Ruskin High Randy
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Hope Sepa

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 00:19
 (From Shoshone Funeral Home)Doris “Hope” SEPA passed mid-morning of Oct. 18, 2021, with her husband and daughter by her side at Mountain Valley Cascadia Nursing Home in Kellogg, Idaho.Hope is survived by her husband, Bob Sepa and her daughter, Linda Sepa-Newell, both of Kellogg; and two grandsons, Donovan E.L. Newell, USMC of Pullman, Wash., and Wyatt J. C. Newell, AMDA, of New York City, N.Y. Randy
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Richard Deardorff

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 00:08
(From Derfelt Funeral Home)Richard N. Deardorff, age 70, passed away at 9:37 am, Monday, October 18, 2021 at his home following an illness.Richard was born April 10, 1951 in Joplin, Missouri. His parents were John and Grace (Walker) Deardorff. Richard graduated from Galena High School with the class of 1969. He then moved to Jasper County, MO living there for 45 years, returning to Galena in 2016Randy
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Glenda Norton

Fri, 10/22/2021 - 00:01
(From Benton County Funeral Home)Glenda Norton 83 of Bentonville, Arkansas passed away October 18, 2021, at her home. She was born January 24, 1938, in Hiwasse, Arkansas to Glen Harvey and Lois Marie Roughton Whited. She married Harold L. Norton April 9, 1956, in Huntsville, Arkansas. She is preceded in death by Husband Harold and her parents, her brother Earl Whited. (adsbygoogle = Randy
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Jase Delich

Thu, 10/21/2021 - 22:42
(From Forbes-Hoffman Funeral Home)Jase Elizabeth Delich, 18, of Parsons, passed away on Saturday, October 16, 2021, in Pittsburg, where she had recently relocated.She was born on October 14, 2003, to Kenneth Arden and Melissa Ann (Tiegreen) Delich in Independence, Kansas. When she was a baby, she moved with her family to Parsons, where she grew up and attended school. Following graduating from Randy
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