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Lois I. McGinnis 1930-2017

Lois Ilene McGinnis, 86, Cameron passed away on Feb. 20, 2017.

Lois was born on April 2, 1930 in Hawarden, Iowa to Lloyd and Vivian (Cooper) Millikan. She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Richard Millikan; and sister, Carol Millikan.

She was a graduate of Gallatin High School and worked over 25 years

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Bonnie Ford 1935-2017

A memorial celebration for Bonnie Ford was held Wednesday, Feb. 22, at the Rupp Chapel in St. Joseph. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Mosaic Life Care Hospice.

Bonnie June Ford, 81, died at her home in St. Joseph on Feb. 19, 2017.

Bonnie June (Baker) Ford was born on April 2,

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Linda (Lynch) Uhler 1944-2017

Linda (Lynch) Uhler, 72, of Springfield, passed away Feb. 19, 2017 with her loving family by her side. She was born Dec. 8, 1944 in Kansas City, Mo., raised in Gallatin, and attended the University of Missouri-Columbia where she met husband Edward (Skip). She worked for over 34 years at the American Cancer Society in

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Howard Curtis 1935-2017

Funeral services for Howard Curtis were held Feb. 17, 2017, at Hidden Valley Funeral Home in Excelsior Springs. Burial was at the Masonic Cemetery in Excelsior Springs.

Howard Clen Curtis, 81, Excelsior Springs, died Feb. 12, 2017.

Howard was born June 13, 1935, in Gallatin, the son of Virgil C. and Elenor E. (Ward) Curtis.

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Jane Ann Paul 1920-2017

Jane Ann Paul passed away peacefully on Feb. 8, 2017, at Kansas City Hospice House in Kansas City, Mo., just six days short of her 97th birthday. She and her late husband, Bob, had been residents of Lee’s Summit, since Oct. 2000. They were a special couple who were true life partners in every endeavor—home

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Edna May Wathen 1916-2017

Our mother, Edna May Wathen, joined our father and our brother in heaven on Feb. 5, 2017. Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 10 at the Lawson Baptist Church with the family receiving friends 1-hour prior. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday afternoon with visitation 1:30 to 2pm

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Victor Shandrew d. Feb. 2, 2017

A formal service will be held at a later date for Victor Shandrew. Cremation was entrusted to Bram Funeral Home, Hamilton.

Victor E. Shandrew, 72, Cameron, formerly of Gallatin, died on Feb. 2, at Quail Run Nursing Home, Cameron.

In the past, Victor worked as a farm hand.

He attended the First Christian Church in

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Daniel Lawyer d. Feb. 3, 2017

Daniel Lee Lawyer, 67, Mercer, died Feb. 3, 2017, at a Des Moines, Iowa, hospital.

Daniel has been cremated under the direction of Roberson Funeral Home, Princeton, Mo. There are no scheduled services.

Survivors include a brother, James (Pamela) Lawyer, Lineville, Iowa; sisters, Helen Lawyer, Jamesport, and Linda Holder, LeClaire, Iowa; and companion, Linda Shroyer,

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Gary G. Harper d. Jan. 31, 2017

Graveside service for Gary Harper was held Feb. 4, 2017, at Rose Hill Cemetery, Breckenridge. Arrangements were by Pitts Funeral Home, Breckenridge.

Gary Gene Harper, 63, Breckenridge, died Jan. 31, 2017.

Survivors include sons, Cody Hayes, Cameron, Michael Hayes, Chillicothe, and Shawn Loveland, Liberty; daughters, Dawn Watkins, Jamesport, Michelle Garner, Lexington, Glenda Clancy, Henrietta, and

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Gathyl Hibbs 1933-2017

Funeral services for Gathyl Hibbs were held Feb. 3, at the First Baptist Church, Stanberry, under the direction of Roberson Funeral Home, Stanberry. Burial with military rites followed in High Ridge Cemetery, Stanberry. Memorial contributions may be made to Harrison County Hospice and/or the National Alzheimers Association, c/o Roberson Funeral Home, P.O. Box 153, Stanberry,

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Billie Rae Diem 1940-2017

Billie Rae Diem, loving Husband, Daddy and Grandpa, age 77, went to be with the Lord on Jan. 30, 2017 at his home in Springfield, Mo. Bill was born on Jan. 7, 1940 to Lou Ethel (Raines) & Wallace Whitney Diem, was the youngest of 3 children and grew up in Hamilton. Bill was preceded

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Zemilena M. Markham 1922-2017

Zemilena M. Markham, 94, of St. Joseph, (formerly of Pattonsburg) passed away Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017 at Riverside Place, St. Joseph.

She was born Nov. 12, 1922 in Pattonsburg, the daughter of Martin David and Della Mae (Sweat) Shipers.

On Nov. 29, 1942 she married Jack L. Markham in Gallatin. He preceded her in death

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James Samuel Miller 1954-2017

James Samuel “Sam” Miller, 62, of Pattonsburg, passed away Jan. 29, 2017 at his home in Pattonsburg.

He was born Nov. 18, 1954 in St. Joseph, the son of James Lester and Dorothy Ilene (Wren) Miller.

Sam served in the US Navy from 1974 to 1985 aboard the Carrier, USS America. Later he joined the

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Robert J. (Scheffer) Lounsbery 1931-2017

Our father Robert J. (Scheffer) Lounsbery joined our mother, Mary Margaret, and our brother, Mike, in heaven Jan. 29. Services will be Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017 at Mary Immaculate Church in Gallatin, with Visitation at 10:30 a.m., Rosary at 11:30 a.m. and Mass at Noon with Father Bob Rost officiating. Memorial contributions may be made

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Darlene Dunlap 1936-2017

Funeral services for Darlene Dunlap were held Jan. 30, at Turner Family Funeral Home in Stewartsville, with burial at Winston cemetery. Memorial contributions can be made to Second Harvest Community Food Bank.

Darlene Dunlap, 80, died on Jan. 26, 2017, at LaVerna Village in Savannah.

Darlene was born on Nov. 18, 1936, in Altamont, to

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Wanda Sims d. Jan. 23, 2017

The family will hold a memorial service for Wanda Sims at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 4, at the Gilman City Community Center, Gilman City. Private inurnment will be at a later date. Memorials may be directed toward the family for final expenses, c/o Roberson Funeral Home, P.O. Box 46, Bethany, Mo., 64424.

Wanda E. Sims,

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Mary Louise Jameson 1948-2017

Funeral services for Mary Louise Jameson were held Jan. 30, at the Roberson-Polley Chapel, Albany, with burial in the Grandview Cemetery, Albany. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations to Mt Zion Cemetery or Second Harvest Food Bank, c/o the Roberson-Polley Chapel, 403 N. Hundley, Albany, Mo., 64402.

Mary Louise Jameson, 68, McFall,

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Donald D. Carter, Sr. 1937-2017

Donald D. Carter, Sr. “Donnie”, 79, of Bethany, (formerly of Pattonsburg and Coffey) passed away Jan.29, 2017 at Mosaic Life Care, St. Joseph, Mo.

He was born on Feb. 22, 1937 in Pattonsburg, the son of Dutch and Daisey Carter.

On April 14, 1962 he married Wanda Cole in Coffey. She survives of the home.

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James H. Everly 1937-2017

James H. Everly, 79, of Pattonsburg, departed this life Jan. 24, 2017 in Bethany.

He was born March 20, 1937 near Jameson, the oldest of five children born unto John Maxwell Everly and Edra Caryl (Long) Everly. They preceded him in death.

Jim attended the Coffey R-1 School where he graduated in 1955. Jim played

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Willa L. Fowler 1945-2017

Willa L. Fowler, 71, of Gallatin passed away Jan. 21, 2017 at NorthCare Hospice House. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017 at McWilliams Funeral Home in Gallatin. Visitation will be one hour prior to the

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Elizabeth Simpson d. Jan. 20, 2017

Funeral services for Elizabeth Simpson were held Tuesday, Jan. 24, at Roberson Funeral Home, Bethany. Burial was in the Rose Hill Cemetery, Ridgeway.

Elizabeth Ann (McCollum) Simpson, 74, Ridgeway, died Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, at the Northwest Medical Center, Albany.

Survivors in addition to her spouse, Gary, of the home, are: daughter, Pam (Garrett) Cox,

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Donald Klingensmith 1923-2017

Celebration of Life for Donald Klingensmith was held Tuesday, Jan. 24, at Heaton-Bowman-Smith & Sidenfaden Chapel. Interment was at Mt. Auburn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials to the National Kidney Foundation.

Donald J. “Don” Klingensmith, 93, St. Joseph, died Jan. 19, 2017.

Don was born on Sept. 30, 1923, in Jamesport,

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Marjorie Kralicek d. Jan. 15, 2017

The family will hold a Celebration of Life for Marjorie Kralicek at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 22, at the United Methodist Church, in Gilman City. Private family burial will follow in Coffey Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Coffey Cemetery, c/o John Kralicek, 1205 Lake Manor Drive, Trenton, Mo., 64683.

Marjorie Mae Hughes Kralicek,

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Letha Loraine Daniel Shipers 1921-2017

Letha Loraine Daniel Shipers passed away Jan. 15, 2017 at Cameron Nursing and Rehab, Cameron.

She was born Aug. 8, 1921 in Pattonsburg, the daughter of Dale E. and Alta Pearl (Swope) Daniel. She had 3 brothers, Oved, Eddie, and Jimmy, and 5 sisters, Julia, Eulonda, Gwendola, Kathleen, and Wanda.

On Dec. 30, 1940 she

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Dwight A. Phillips 1950-2017

Dwight A. Phillips, 66, of Gallatin passed away Jan. 16, 2017 at his home. Memorial services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 19 at McWilliams Funeral Home in Gallatin. Inurnment will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to The Autism Society of America c/o McWilliams Funeral Home, 1329

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