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Lyndall Mae Welch
Lyndall Mae Welch, 84, of Laddonia, died Dec. 3, 1998, in Laddonia.
Funeral services for Mrs. Welch will be at 1 p.m. today at Kirks Funeral Chapel in Bowling Green. The Rev. Richard Baber will officiate. Burial will be at Oak Grove Cemetery.
Mrs. Welch was born June 21, 1914, in Eolia to Rausey and Eldora Inlow Wintjen.
She was married to Carl F. Knapp. He preceded her in death. She was later married to Robert Welch. He preceded her in death Oct. 15, 1994.
Survivors include three daughters, Bonnie Montgomery of Laddonia, Norma Jean Preston of Bowling Green and Patty Morris of Auxvasse; one son, Carl Knapp of Cyrene; 13 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; several great-great-grandchildren; and one sister, Genevieve Barnes of Kinderhook, Ill.
She was preceded in death by one son, Tony Knapp; two sisters, Alta Page and Nettie Barnes; and two brothers, Floyd Wintjen and Henry Wintjen.
Miss Welch was a homemaker. She attended area schools.
Memorials may be made to Audrain County Hospice or Oak Grove Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Larry Griffith, Gary Griffith, Billy Griffith, Donald Griffith, Robert Montgomery and Bradley Montgomery. 

Geraldine Turnbaugh
Geraldine Turnbaugh, 54, of Louisiana, died at 6:49 p.m. Dec. 3, 1998, at Pike County Memorial Hospital in Louisiana.
Funeral services for Mrs. Turnbaugh will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Collier Funeral Home in Louisiana. The Rev. Earl Wood will officiate. Burial will be at Riverview Cemetery in Louisiana.
Mrs. Turnbaugh was born July 8, 1944, in Louisiana to Roy Lee and Mildred Edora Darnell Niffen.
She was married to Roy William Turnbaugh on June 3, 1961, at Riverside Baptist Chapel in Louisiana. He survives.
Other survivors include one daughter, Cindy Hoskins of Louisiana; two sons, Roy W. Turnbaugh Jr. of Louisiana and Charles Christopher Turnbaugh of Miami, Okla.; four sisters, Becky Niffen, Maxine Hathaway and Donna Malcom, all of Louisiana, and Robin Pruitt of Nebo, Ill.; and 12 grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and two brothers, Gordon L. Niffen and Roy Martin Niffen.
Mrs. Turnbaugh was a certified nurse's assistant and had been employed at Maple Grove Nursing Home in Louisiana for several years and later at Pike County Memorial Hospital in Louisiana. She was a member of the Riverside Baptist Chapel.
Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to American Heart Association or American Diabetes Association in care of Collier Funeral Homes Inc., 117 Barnard Drive, Louisiana, Mo. 63353. 

Buryl E. McElwee
Buryl E. McElwee, 67, of Palmyra, died at 3:10 p.m. Dec. 4, 1998, at his home.
Funeral services for Mr. McElwee are pending at Lewis Brothers Funeral Chapel in Palmyra.

Alice May McElwee Wilson
Alice May McElwee Wilson, 104, of Palmyra and formerly of Clarence, died at 9:55 p.m. Dec. 3, 1998, at Maple Lawn Nursing Home in Palmyra.
Graveside services for Mrs. Wilson will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at LaBelle Cemetery. Ron Duncan will officiate.
Mrs. Wilson was born Aug. 20, 1894, in Philadelphia to Henry M. and Sarah Hitt McElwee.
She was married to Ernest W. Wilson on Dec. 26, 1928. He preceded her in death Aug. 5, 1956.
Survivors include one stepdaughter, Roberta Binder of Forsythe; four nephews, Harold McElwee of Quincy, Ill., Roy McElwee of Taft, Texas, Buryl McElwee of Palmyra, Mack Vickrey of Philadelphia; and two nieces, Mayme Abell of Palmyra and Rosella Dowell of Princeton.
She was preceded in death by two brothers, Albert McElwee and Melville McElwee; and two sisters, Ethel Hutcherson and Fannie Vickrey.
Mrs. Wilson had formerly worked at the Dime Store in Quincy. She was a member of Church of Christ in Palmyra.
There will be no visitation.
Memorials may be made to Church of Christ in Palmyra.
Lewis Brothers Funeral Chapel in Palmyra is in charge of arrangements. 

Iola Love
Iola Rae Love, 66, died at 6:00 a.m. April 15, 1999, at her home in Mexico.
Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Monday at the Arnold Funeral Home in Mexico. The Rev. Randall Sawyer will officiate. Burial will be at the Elmwood Cemetery in Mexico.
Mrs. Love was born April 19, 1932, in Wellsville to Glen E. and Maude Rae Howard Gooch.
She was married to Ray E. Love on June 13, 1956. 
Survivors include her husband; five sons, Randy Love, Calvin Love, Eddie Love and Chris Love, all of Mexico, and Marion Trotter of Cameron; one daughter, Karen Crane of Mexico; three sisters, Frankie McCormick of Wellsville, Emma Robinson of Menton, Ind., and Dorothy Meyers of Montgomery City; 12 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. 
She was proceeded in death by one brother, Glen Howard Gooch; and one son, Vance Love. Her daughter, Tammy Love, died April 16, 1999, as the result of a car accident. 
She lived in Mexico more than 20 years. She worked at Florsheim Shoe Co. and Mexico Plastics. 
Visitation will be Sunday from 4 to 6 p.m. 
Memorials can be given to AmCare Hospice. 

Laura Bradshaw
Laura Bradshaw, 96, of LaGrange, died April 16, 1999, at Maple Lawn Nursing Home in Palmyra.
Funeral services for Mrs. Bradshaw are pending at Davis Funeral Home in LaGrange. 

Mabel L. Watts
Mabel L. Watts, 82, of Vandalia, died at 3:45 a.m. April 16, 1999, at the Audrain Medical Center in Mexico.
Funeral services for Mrs. Watts will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Waters Funeral Chapel in Vandalia. The Rev. Bob Hoehn will officiate. Burial be at the Vandalia Cemetery.
Mrs. Watts was born Dec. 6, 1916, in Walkerville, Ill., to Claud A. and Cecil L. Painter Schutz.
She was married to Donald G. Watts on Feb. 8, 1937, in Vandalia. He preceded her in death Nov. 19, 1986.
Survivors include two daughters, Dorothy Lewis of Bradley, Ill., and Mary Helen Gosnell of Vandalia; two brothers, Donald E. Schutz of Burlington, Iowa, and Claud A. Schutz Jr., of Mena, Ark.; four sisters, Phyllis Harrelson and Claudine Stewart, both of Vandalia, Maxine Ulrich of Bowling Green and Lucy Bise of Mexico; eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by six brothers; and two sisters.
Mrs. Watts had been a homemaker and a resident of the Vandalia area for many years. She had moved to Farber from Walkerville, Ill., in 1926. She attended area schools and was a member of the First Christian Church of Vandalia.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the American Kidney Association.
Pallbearers will be Michael Gosnell, Mark Gosnell, Kevin Gosnell, Bob Kuntz, Dale Stewart and Harvey Schutz. 

Margaret E. (Peggy) Anderson
Margaret E. (Peggy) Anderson, 87, of Palmyra, died at 10:23 a.m. April 16, 1999, at Maple Lawn Nursing Home in Palmyra.
Funeral services for Mrs. Anderson are pending at the Kirk-Huggins and Esterdahl Funeral Home in Orion, Ill.
The Lewis Brothers Funeral Chapel in Palmyra is in charge of local arrangements. 

Mary Katherine Gaddie
Mary Katherine Gaddie, 97, of Vandalia, died April 16, 1999, at Tri-County Nursing Home in Vandalia.
Funeral services for Mrs. Gaddie will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Kirks Funeral Chapel in Bowling Green. The Rev. Marvin Jones of Vandalia will officiate. Burial will be at Bowling Green Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
Mrs. Gaddie was born May 6, 1901, in Pike County near McCune Station to James H. and Mary Jane Hollenback Gilbert.
She was married to Lyle Gaddie. He survives.
Other survivors include one daughter, Juanita Carr of Farber; two sons, Tom Gaddie of Vandalia and Gene Gaddie of Fresno, Calif.; eight grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by two grandchildren, six sisters, Eva Inlow, Laura Eddington, Della Gooch, Nina Miller, Maude Perkins and Elizabeth Taylor; and three brothers, Charley Gilbert, John Gilbert and Oscar Gilbert.
Mrs. Gaddie was a homemaker.
Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday at Kirks Funeral Chapel in Bowling Green. 

Mina F. Smith
Mina F. Smith, 87, of Hannibal and formerly of Pleasant Hill, Ill., died at 1:03 p.m. April 15, 1999, at Hannibal Regional Hospital.
Funeral services for Mrs. Smith will be at 10 a.m. Monday at the Smith Funeral Chapel in Hannibal. Pastor Jim Allen will officiate. Burial will be at Crescent Heights Cemetery in Pleasant Hill.
Mrs. Smith was born Jan. 1, 1912, in Hamburg, Ill., to Timothy and Clara Foster Herron.
She was married to Raymond Smith on Dec. 23, 1933, in Pleasant Hill. He preceded her in death June 19, 1967.
Survivors include one daughter, Vera Abright of Hannibal; one stepson, Dwayne Smith of Mozier, Ill.; 11 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; three sisters, Elizabeth Davis of Banks, Ore., Genevieve Buchanan of Pleasant Hill and Betty Coonrod of Madison, Ill.; and five brothers, Charles Herron and Richard Herron Jr., both of Pleasant Hill, John Herron of Rock Island, Ill., Carl D. Herron of Nebo, Ill., and Simon L. Herron of the state of Texas.
She was preceded in death by three sons, John W. Smith, Ronald W. Smith and Rymond Smith Jr.; and two sisters, Ruth Praytor and Bertha Herron.
Mrs. Smith had worked for Stark Brothers Nursery in Pleasant Hill, Atlas, Ill., and Rockport, Ill.
Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Bill Abright, Ronnie Abright, Wesley Abright, John Abright, Robert Abright and Cheyenne LaFond. 

Tammy Love
Tammy Irene Love, 37, of O'Fallon died at 3:03 a.m. April 16, 1999, at University of Missouri Hospital and Clinics in Columbia as a result of injuries suffered in an automobile accident.
Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Monday at the Arnold Funeral Home in Mexico. The Rev. Randall Sawyer will officiate. Burial will be at the Elmwood Cemetery in Mexico.
Miss Love was born July 31, 1961 in Columbia to Ray E. and Iola Rae Gooch Love. 
Survivors include her father; her son, Bobbie M. Love of the home; four brothers, Randy Love, Calvin Love, Eddie Love and Chris Love, all of Mexico; one half-brother, Marion Trotter of Cameron; and one sister, Karen Crane of Mexico. 
She was preceeded in death by one brother, Vance Love; and her mother, who died April 15, 1999. Her funeral service will be combined with her mother's. 
She was employed by True Manufacturing. 
Visitation will be Sunday from 4 to 6 p.m.
Memorials may be put into a fund for her child or made to the AmCare Hospice.

Evelyn E. Kennedy 
BOWLING GREEN ­ Evelyn E. Kennedy, 55, of Bowling Green, died Oct. 5, 1999, at her home.
A memorial service for Mrs. Kennedy will be at a later date.
Mrs. Kennedy was born June 6, 1944, in Elizabethtown, Pa., to Howard and Edna Halbock Enck.
She was married to Gerald W. Kennedy on June 18, 1969, in Elizabethtown. He survives.
Other survivors include one daughter, Evelyn Hays of Bowling Green; three sisters, Hilda Brandt of Elizabethtown, Edith Crieler of Mount Joy, Pa., and Virginia Enck of the state of North Carolina; and three grandchildren, Katherine Sheeder, Ashley Hays and Kenneth Tyler Joseph Hays.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and two brothers, Martin Enck and Junior Enck.
Mrs. Kennedy lived in Clearfield, Pa., until moving to Bowling Green in 1995. She enjoyed crocheting. She had been employed as a nurses aide most of her life. She was most recently employed with Smith-Barr Manor in Louisiana before retiring due to illness. She was of the Methodist faith.
The Mudd-Veach Funeral Home in Bowling Green is in charge of arrangements.

Margaret Ruth Griffith
LOUISIANA ­ Margaret Ruth Griffith, 74, of rural Clarksville, died Oct. 5, 1999, at her home.
Funeral services for Mrs. Griffith will be at 2 p.m. Friday at the Calumet Presbyterian Church. Burial will be at Riverview Cemetery in Louisiana.
Mrs. Griffith was born Aug. 22, 1925, in Louisiana to Lester (Pat) and Marie Janes Zumwalt.
She was married to Darwin Bartlett Griffith on July 4, 1943, in Louisiana. He survives.
Other survivors include three sons, Bart Griffith of Osceola, Iowa, and Jerry Griffith and Randy Griffith, both of Columbia; nine grandchildren, Dawn Hammitt of Kansas City, Kan., Doug Griffith of Des Moines, Iowa, Darci Griffith of Osceola, Iowa, Erin Griffith of Maui, Hawaii and John Griffith, Gary Griffith, Dustin Griffith and Katelyn Griffith, all of Columbia and Mark Mills of Jefferson City.
Mrs. Griffith was a 1943 graduate of Louisiana High School. She was a Sunday School teacher at Calumet Presbyterian Church for more than 50 years, where she also served as a ruling elder and directed many Christmas programs. She was a long-time community leader and project leader for the Willing Workers 4-H Club and enjoyed writing Share-the-Fun skits. She served as president of the Pike County Extension Council and drove a school bus for the Louisiana public schools for several years.
Mrs. Griffith served as president of Missouri Church Women United for several years, was a member of the Silver Haired Legislature, a director of the Northeast Area Agency on Aging, president of the Louisiana Business and Professional Women, president of the Boncl R-X P.T.A. and president of the Pike County Hospital Auxiliary.
She was a lifelong active Republican and served as recording secretary of the Missouri Federated Republican Womens Clubs and as Pike County coordinator for many Republican candidates. She and her husband operated McIntosh Angus Farm of Clarksville. She was also known for her holiday creations she displayed along Route 79 for a number of years.
Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at Sterne Funeral Home in Louisiana.
Memorials may be made to the Pike Pioneers Nutrition Center in Louisiana.
Pallbearers will be Donnie Burnett, H.J. Burnett, Marion Jones, Bobby Jones, John Griffith and Jerry Griffith.

Paul Wesley Neumann
LOUISIANA ­ Paul Wesley Neumann, 61, of Lenexa, Kan., and formerly of Louisiana, died suddenly Oct. 3, 1999, while vacationing in New Hampshire.
Funeral services for Mr. Neumann will be at 2 p.m. Friday at the Collier Funeral Home in Louisiana. The Rev. Jay Frost will officiate. Burial will be at the Riverview Cemetery in Louisiana.
A memorial service for Mr. Neumann will be at 7 p.m. Sunday at the Hillcrest Christian Church in Overland Park, Kan.
Mr. Neumann was born Feb. 16, 1938, in Rockport, Ill., to Goethe and Hilda Petty Neumann.
He was married to Joyce Smith. She survives.
Other survivors include one son, Douglas Neumann of Overland Park, Kan.; two grandchildren, Alexander Neumann and Chelsea Neumann, both of Overland Park, Kan.; one sister, Aloma Turley of Louisiana; and one brother, Karl Neumann of Louisiana.
Mr. Neumann was a 1960 graduate of Kirksville State Teachers College in Kirksville. He served in the U.S. Army, stationed at Fort Sill, Okla., from 1962 to 1963. After leaving the service, he was employed as a bank examiner for the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. He retired from the FDIC after 33 years of service in 1993. He continued to work part-time at the Kaw Valley State Bank in Topeka, Kan., as a loan review specialist for the last six years. He was a member and trustee of the Hillcrest Christian Church in Overland Park, Kan. He and his wife had been members of the Bootoneer's Square Dance Club for the last 10 years.
Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Glaucoma Research Foundation, 200 Pine St., Suite 200, San Francisco, Calif. 94104 or the American Heart Association, in care of Collier Funeral Homes Inc., 117 Barnard Dr., Louisiana, Mo. 63353.

Ruth Elizabeth McDannold 
ST. CLEMENT ­ Ruth Elizabeth McDannold, 63, died Oct. 5, 1999, at her home near Bowling Green.
Funeral services for Mrs. McDannold will be at 11 a.m. Friday at St. Clement Catholic Church in St. Clement. Father Richard Frank will officiate. Burial will be at the St. Clement Cemetery.
Mrs. McDannold was born July 20, 1936, in Pike County near St. Clement to Joseph and Mamie Behlmann Scherder.
She was married to Jerry McDannold. He survives.
Other survivors include three daughters, Mary Jo Ashley of Little Rock, Ark., and Cindy McDannold and Susan Mudd, both of Bowling Green; one son, John McDannold of Bowling Green; five grandchildren; two brothers, Ed Scherder and Leonard Scherder, both of Bowling Green; and four sisters, Florence Krote, Agnes Gaw and Irene Bibb, all of Bowling Green, and Evelyn Butler of Vandalia.
She was preceded in death by two brothers, Wilmer Scherder and Clarence Scherder.
Mrs. McDannold was a homemaker.
Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, with Christian prayer service at 7 p.m., at Kirks Funeral Chapel in Bowling Green.
Memorials may be made to the Pike County Home Health and Hospice or the St. Clement Church.
Pallbearers will be David Korte, Cliff Bibb, Paul Scherder, Stephen Scherder, Mark Butler and Bruce Scherder.
Honorary pallbearers will be Terry Scherder, Eugene Krote and Ed Gaw.

Virginia Marie Zwick 
ELSBERRY ­ Virginia Marie Zwick, 86, of Elsberry, died Oct. 5, 1999, at the Smith Barr Nursing Home in Louisiana.
Funeral services for Mrs. Zwick will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Carter-Ricks Funeral Home in Elsberry. The Rev. Bob Norvel will officiate. Burial will be at the Oak Ridge Cemetery near Elsberry.
Mrs. Zwick was born Aug. 4, 1913, in St. Louis to Henry William and Mary Bertha Blattner Weiss.
She was married on June 28, 1933, in St. Louis to Carl Charles Zwick. He survives.
Other survivors include one son, Carl Louis Zwick of Annada; one daughter, Eileen Reid of Elsberry; six grandchildren, Vicky King of St. Louis, Kimberly Ward of O'Fallon, Heath Zwick of Annada, Laura McMillen of Cynthiana, Ky., Ruth Tompkins of Russell, Ky., and Tracy Reid of Groton, Conn.; and nine great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Zwick and her family lived in the St. Louis area for many years before moving to Lexington, Ky., several years ago. They moved to the Elsberry area in 1996 to be near their children. She was a graduate of Rubicum Business College in St. Louis.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until time of services Saturday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Missouri Humane Society or the Pike County Home Health Agency, in care of Carter-Ricks Funeral Home, 107 South Fifth St., Elsberry, Mo. 63343.
Pallbearers will be Darrell Ward, Heath Zwick, Robert A. Reid, Russell Ward, Rod Tompkins, Randy McMillen and Andy McMillen.

George Frederick Heimburger 
TROY ­ George Frederick Heimburger, 75, of Hawk Point, died at 6:04 a.m. Oct. 5, 1999, at Lincoln County Memorial Hospital in Troy.
Funeral services for Mr. Heimburger will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Hawk Point Community Church in Hawk Point. The Rev. Gail Auraund will officiate. Burial will be at Hawk Point City Cemetery.
Mr. Heimburger was born May 29, 1924, in Afton to Charles Robert and Augusta Elizabeth Krueger Heimburger.
He was married to Doris Helen Colbert on Oct. 7, 1950, in Bowling Green. She survives.
Other survivors include two daughters, Gail Ann Kerpash of Troy and Sharon Kay McBride of Warrenton; and six grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, John Charles Heimburger and Charles Adolph Heimburger; and three sisters, Alma Jose, Louise Gapsch and Helen Grateke.
Mr. Heimburger was a district director for the USDA for many years and also was a farmer in Hawk Point and raised registered angus cattle. He was a member of Nineveh Masonic Lodge 473 in Olney, V.F.W. 7560 in Hawk Point and was the first commander when the lodge began. He was a member of the Hawk Point Community Church and the Hawk Point Booster Club, American and Missouri Angus Association, Lincoln County Republican committeeman, Silex R-1 School board member and Quail Unlimited. He was also active in Missouri Beef Producers.
Mr. Heimburger served in the U.S. Army from 1944 to 1946.
Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, with a Masonic service at 7 p.m., at the McCoy & Blossom Funeral Home in Troy, and from 10 a.m. until time of services Friday at the church.
Memorials may be made to the Hawk Point Community Church, in care of McCoy & Blossom Funeral Home, 1304 Boone St., Troy, Mo. 63379.
Pallbearers will be Robert Kerpash Jr., Dale Kerpash, Mark Kerpash, Robert Grateke, Kenneth Heimburger, John Heimburger, Gary Colbert and Jim Fanger.

Thomas A. Smith 
HANNIBAL ­ Thomas A. Smith, 74, of Lake Hannibal, died at 7 p.m. Oct. 8, 1999, at his home.
Funeral services are pending at Grand View Funeral Home in Hannibal.

Catherine Louise Hobbs 
HANNIBAL ­ Catherine Louise Hobbs, 70, of Haysville, Kan., and formerly of Hannibal, died at 9:15 a.m. Oct. 8, 1999, at Via Christi Regional Medical Center at St. Joseph Campus, Wichita, Kan.
Funeral services are pending at the Smith Funeral Home in Hannibal.

Lela E. Nelson 
PALMYRA ­ Lela E. Nelson, 83, of Palmyra, died at 12:10 a.m. Oct. 8, 1999, at Maple Lawn Nursing Home in Palmyra.
Funeral services for Mrs. Nelson will be at 10 a.m. Monday at the Lewis Brothers Funeral Chapel in Palmyra. Burial will be at the Greenwood Cemetery in Palmyra.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Evelyn Green 
VANDALIA ­ Evelyn Green, 87, of rural Farber, died at 5:58 a.m. Oct. 8, 1999, at Tri-County Care Center in Vandalia.
Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Waters Funeral Chapel in Vandalia. The Rev. Glen Mitchell will officiate. Burial will be at Farber Cemetery.
Mrs. Green was born June 28, 1912, in Shelby County to Carl and Vinnie Snider Willhoit.
She was married to Clark Green on Jan. 22, 1940, near Paris. He preceded her in death Nov. 5, 1979.
Survivors include one son, Roger Green of Vandalia; two daughters, Brenda Kirkendoll of Liberty and Becky Herren of Warrenton; three brothers, Richard Willhoit and Kenneth Willhoit, both of Springfield, Ill., and Eugene Willhoit of Colorado Springs, Colo.; two sisters, Margaret Lindsey of Shelbina and Pauline Painter of Monroe City; eight grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by one son, Ronald Len Green, who died in infancy in 1941; two brothers, Glen Willhoit and Virgil Willhoit; and one sister, Lucille Rissmiller.
Mrs. Green was a homemaker on the family farm southeast of Farber, where she had lived since 1947.
Later she was an aide in area nursing homes.
She was a member of the Methodist Church. She attended area schools.
Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Farber Christian Church or the charity of the donor's choice.
Pallbearers will be Jim Kirkendoll, John Kirkendoll, Jason Green, Jim Hopke, Mark Herren and Todd Lavy.

Marjorie E. Ragan 
NEW LONDON ­ Marjorie E. Ragan, 78, of Hannibal, died at 12:15 p.m. Oct. 11, 1999, at Levering Regional Health Care Center in Hannibal.
Graveside services for Miss Ragan will be at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Barkley Cemetery in New London. The Rev. Tim Goodman will officiate.
Miss Ragan was born May 30, 1921, in Philadelphia, Pa., to Adrian C. and Emily Indorf Ragan.
Survivors include one nephew, James M. Ragan of Midwest City, Okla.
Miss Ragan retired as a legal secretary with the Stillwell and Davidson Law Firm. She was a graduate of McCooey High School and received a master's degree from the University of Missouri.
No visitation is planned.
The James O'Donnell Funeral Home in Hannibal is in charge of arrangements.

Allen Brown Foreman 
HANNIBAL ­ Allen Brown Foreman, 87, of rural Hannibal, died at 12:15 p.m. Oct. 11, 1999, at his home.
Funeral services for Mr. Foreman are pending at the Smith Funeral Home in Hannibal.

Sylvia Berle Pexa 
HANNIBAL ­ Sylvia Berle Pexa, 92, of St. Louis and formerly of Hannibal, died Oct. 10, 1999, at her home.
Funeral services for Mrs. Pexa will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Smith Funeral Home in Hannibal. Burial will be at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Hannibal.
Mrs. Pexa was born March 11, 1907, in Rushville, Ill., to Harley Glen and Stella Mae Eales Wilson.
She was married to Gilbert C. Pexa in St. Louis. He preceded her in death.
Survivors include one daughter, Mary Ann Honti of St. Louis; and two grandchildren, Christabeth Honti and Jason Honti, both of St. Louis.
She was preceded in death by one brother, Glen Wilson of Hannibal; and a twin sister, Sybil Ederer of Doniphan.
Mrs. Pexa was a graduate of Hannibal High School and completed nursing school at Missouri Baptist Hospital in St. Louis. She worked as a registered nurse at St. Elizabeth's Hospital in Hannibal for many years. In 1956, she moved to St. Louis and worked in several St. Louis hospitals. She concluded her nursing career as a visiting nurse and private duty nurse in the St. Louis area. She was a member of St. Monica Catholic Church in St. Louis.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until time of services Wednesday at the funeral home.

Carl Brown 
VANDALIA ­ Carl Brown, 95, of Vandalia, died Oct. 8, 1999, at Tri-County Care Center in Vandalia.
Funeral services for Mr. Brown will be at 2:30 p.m. today at the Holt Funeral Home in Vandalia. The Rev. Ed Hampton will officiate. Burial will be at the Hays Creek Cemetery.
Mr. Brown was born Dec. 21, 1903, in Ralls County to Thomas and Nora Gwynn Brown
He was married to Mary Alice Inlow on Nov. 1, 1930, in Mexico. She preceded him in death May 31, 1993.
Survivors include two sons, Keith Brown of Seattle, Wash., and J. Brooks Brown of Yakima, Wash.; one daughter, Edna Ruth Gaw of Columbia; five grandchildren, Sarilyn Paschen, Brian Brown, Kirsten Brown, Mark Gaw and Craig Gaw; and seven great-grandchildren.
Mr. Brown was preceded in death by three brothers, Nelson Brown, Ralph Brown and Mark Brown; and two sisters, Nettie Brown and Lena Brown.
Mr. Brown was a lifelong resident and a farmer in the Vandalia area. He was a member of the Spencer Creek Baptist Church.
Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until time of services today at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Spencer Creek Baptist Church.
Pallbearers will be Paul Evans, Harold Fowler, Charles Livers, James Evans, Mark Gaw, Craig Gaw and Brian Brown.

Walter C. Crow 
CLARKSVILLE ­ Walter C. Crow, 81, of Clarksville, died Oct. 10, 1999, at the Moore-Pike Nursing Home in Bowling Green.
Funeral services for Mr. Crow, will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Clarksville Methodist Church. The Rev. Jay Fost will officiate. Burial will be at the Greenwood Cemetery in Clarksville.
Mr. Crow was born Nov. 29, 1917, in Hannibal to Ralph Alvin and Erma Gillum Crow.
He was married to Marilyn Gladell Fink on May 18, 1938, in Palmyra. She survives.
Other survivors include one son, Randy Crow of Yazoo City, Miss.; one daughter, Sherry Crow McCarty of Louisiana; three granddaughters, Mandy McCarty Spillar of Overland Park, Kan., Julie McCarty Vogel of Columbia and Trish Crow of Wetumpka, Ala; two grandsons, Brad McCarty of Topeka, Kan., and Chris Crow of Auburn, Ala.; four great-grandchildren; and one brother, William Crow of Windsor.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Robert Crow and Charles Crow.
Mr. Crow and his wife owned and operated Crow's Rexall Drug Store in Clarksville from 1947 until his retirement in 1980. He was a member of the Clarksville Methodist Church, Odd Fellows Lodge, Clarksville Chamber of Commerce, a founding member of the Southern Pike Development Corporation and had served as a Scout master in Clarksville.
Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the Collier Funeral Home in Louisiana.
Memorials may be given to the Clarksville Methodist Church or to the donor's choice, in care of Collier Funeral Homes Inc., 117 Barnard Dr., Louisiana, Mo. 63353.

William A. Dodd 
HANNIBAL ­ William A. Dodd, 44, of Hannibal, died at 9:43 p.m. Oct. 10, 1999, at the University Hospital in Columbia.
Funeral services for Mr. Dodd will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the James O'Donnell Funeral Home in Hannibal. The Rev. Dale Cochran will officiate. Burial will be at Grand View Burial Park in Hannibal.
Mr. Dodd was born May 6, 1955, in Hannibal to Bennie L. Dodd Sr. and Pearl Grace Green Dodd.
He was married to R. Leann Utterback on Feb. 3, 1978, in Hannibal. She survives.
Other survivors include his parents of Hannibal; one daughter, Billie Dodd of the home; one son, Travis Dodd of the home; one brother, Bennie L. Dodd Jr. of Hannibal; and three sisters, Frances Ann Keller of Payson, Ill., and Grace Marie Toalson and Peggy Beshears, both of Hannibal.
Mr. Dodd served in the U.S. Navy. He was a self-employed welder.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the children.
Pallbearers will be David Beshears Jr., Bennie Keller, Brian Keller, Shane Utterback, Dustin Utterback and Brian Harris.

Jacob Kincaid 
MONROE CITY ­ Jacob Kincaid, 87, of Moberly and formerly of rural Hannibal, died at 2:30 p.m. Oct. 9, 1999, at Moberly Regional Hospital.
Funeral services for Mr. Kincaid will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Garner Funeral Chapel in Monroe City. The Rev. John Simpson will officiate. Burial will be at the Greenwood Cemetery in Palmyra.
Mr. Kincaid was born March 15, 1912, in Woodland, to Peter and Rosie Granger Kincaid.
He was married to Margaret L. Donel on Oct. 28, 1937, in New London. She preceded him in death March 10, 1999.
Survivors include two sons, Leonard Kincaid and Albert Kincaid Sr., both of Moberly; two daughters, Patricia Kincaid and Joyce Kincaid Robinson, both of Moberly; seven grandchildren, Vanessa Y. Burgess, Albert Kincaid Jr., Keith Robinson and Allyssa Kincaid, all of Moberly; Angela Robinson, Kristopher Robinson and Kevin Robinson, all of Columbia; and four great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by twin sons, Boyd Kincaid and Floyd Kincaid; one sister, Permilla Golden; and three brothers, Louis Kincaid, Vernon Kincaid and John Kincaid.
Mr. Kincaid was employed as a welder for 30 years at the Central Stone Co. in Huntington.
He was a veteran of World War II. He was a member of Bethsaide AME Church. He was a lifelong resident of the Huntington community.
Mr. Kincaid attended Douglass School in Hannibal and schools in Springfield, Ill.
Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association.
Pallbearers will be Kevin Robinson, Keith Robinson, Angela Robinson, Kristopher Robinson, Albert Kincaid Jr. and Lawrence Hughes.


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