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Reunions

Thompson reunion July 24 & Gardner reunion July 25

Thompson

Descendants of four of the 10 daughters of Mr. and Mrs. M.O. Thompson (deceased) gathered July 24 at the Pattonsburg Senior Center for a cousin reunion. The meal was catered by the senior center. Families represented were descendants of Marie Stratton, Pearl Slaybaugh, Crystal Teel, and Virginia Jones, for a total of 45. The cousins will meet again in 2005

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What’s a beneficiary deed

by Daren Adkins

by Daren Adkins

Question: I notice in the Recorder of Deed section of the newspaper that there are different types of deeds listed. What differences are there between these types of deeds?

Answer: This article will discuss another of the most common types of deed – the beneficiary deed. In 1998, the General Assembly passed legislation (§461.025 RSMo.) allowing an owner of property (grantor) to deed his/her

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Sewer bids to be extended to Aug. 16 for several reasons

Alderman will extend the sewer bid period to Aug. 16, 2004

Troy Culver with Snyder Engineering discussed the possibility of extending the letting period for the sewer bids at the July 26 meeting of the Gallatin City Council. Alderman Snidow moved to extend the sewer bid period to Aug. 16, 2004, and the motion carried.

The deadline extension could benefit the city financial in several ways. Only 5 contractors and

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Quinn Robert Switlik

Matt and Sheila Switlik, Cameron, announce the birth of a son, Quinn Robert, born at 1:04 p.m. on June 11, 2004, at North Kansas City Hospital. Quinn weighed seven pounds, 14 ounces, and was 21 inches long. He joins a brother, Collin Switlik, 4, at home.

Maternal grandparents are Bob and Artis Stoebener, Cameron. Paternal grandparents are the late Joseph and Patricia Switlik.

Sheila is the speech pathologist at the

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Gallatin Park Board approves lease agreement for multiple organizations at July 19 meeting

Lance Rains presented a lease agreement for the FFA, Daviess County Fair Board, Knee-Hi 4-H Club, Gallatin Men’s Club, and Gallatin Saddle Club

The Gallatin Park Board met July 19 with J.D. Dowell, Sue Downey, Sharon Berten, Joe Griffin, Michelle Allen, Damon Hennen and Alan Bradford attending. Mayor John Thomas and approximately 30-40 other members of the community were guests.

Lance Rains presented a lease agreement for the FFA, Daviess

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G. Franklin Wilder

G. Franklin Wilder, 70, died Wednesday, July 28, 2004 at the Veterans Hospital in Kansas City

Graveside services will be held Friday, July 30, at 2 p.m. at Hillcrest Cemetery in Gallatin for G. Franklin Wilder, 70 who died Wednesday, July 28, 2004 at the Veterans Hospital in Kansas City.

Friends may call after noon on Thursday, July 29 at the McWilliams Funeral Home, Gallatin.

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Erma F. Munn

Erma Frances Munn, 93, Kansas City, formerly of Cameron, passed away Saturday, July 24, 2004, at her daughter’s home

Services were held July 27 at Poland-Thompson Chapel, Cameron, for Erma Frances Munn, 93, Kansas City, formerly of Cameron, who passed away Saturday, July 24, 2004, at her daughter’s home. Burial was in the Winston Cemetery, Winston. Memorials may be made to the Stella Grinstead Nutrition Center. Arrangements were by Poland-Thompson

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Lon J. Jackson

Lon James Jackson, 88, Cameron, father of Jeanie (Kent) Jackson, Gallatin, died Monday, July 26, 2004, at the Missouri Veterans Home, Cameron

Graveside services were held Monday at Rose Hill Cemetery, Breckenridge, for Lon James Jackson, 88, Cameron, father of Jeanie (Kent) Jackson, Gallatin. He died Monday, July 26, 2004, at the Missouri Veterans Home, Cameron.

He married Gladys Becker in Hardy, Ark., on Jan. 17, 1944. She preceded him

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Bradley Gardner

Bradley Martin Gardner, 34, died July 24, 2004, at his home in Pattonsburg

Services were held at 2 p.m. today (Wednesday) for Bradley Martin Gardner of Pattonsburg. Burial was at the McFall Cemetery, McFall. Services were under the direction of the Roberson Funeral Home of Pattonsburg.

Bradley Martin Gardner was born Oct. 2, 1971, to Randall Martin Gardner and Janet Marie (Taff) Gardner, and died July 24, 2004, at his

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