Funeral Notices

James Albert Gentet

James Albert Gentet, 88, of Odessa, died Monday, May 22, 2017 at home. He was born June 26, 1928 in Wathena, Kan. to Roy and Jessie I. (MeGonnigal) Gentet. After graduating high school, he enlisted in the United States Army and was honorably discharged May 19, 1948. He married Wilma M. (Whitaker) Gentet Feb. 14,

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Lucille ‘Lucy’ Landreth

Lucille “Lucy” Landreth, 93, died May 16, 2017 at Lake Regional Health System in Osage Beach. She was born Dec. 27, 1923 in Trenton. She lived most of the last 60 years in Gravois Mills with her husband Lionel “Pee-Wee” Landreth, who preceded her in death in 1994. She worked for Lyman Moore at “Buffalo

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Donna Sue Marple

Donna Sue Marple, age 54, of Versailles, passed away Thursday, May 18, 2017, at her home. She was born January 29, 1963, in Coronado, California, the daughter of the late James D. and Doris M. (Gibson) Dinkins. On June 7, 1980, in Versailles, she was united in marriage to her surviving husband, Alex Marple. Donna

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Jo Ann Forbes

Jo Ann Forbes, 62 of Gravois Mills, died Thursday May 18th, 2017 at the John Knox Village Hospice House in Lee’s Summit. She was born September 25, 1954, in Kansas City, the daughter of Willis and Harriet Pyle. She married Steve Forbes on July 19th, 1975. She was a member of the Gravois Mills United

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Lorene Wilcox

Lorene Wilcox, 102, of Laurie, died Saturday, May 13, 2017, at the Laurie Care Center in Laurie. She was born March 7, 1915, in Mercer County, the youngest of four children born to Elbert and Leafy (McCully) Hammond. She attended school in Half Rock and Princeton. She also studied at Northwest State and William Jewell

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Robert Joseph Vance

Robert Joseph Vance, 77, of Laurie, died Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at his home. He was born Nov. 25, 1939, in Kansas City, Kan. He graduated in 1957 from Park Hill High School and attended Drury University in Springfield. He joined the United States Army in 1962 and served in Omaha, Neb. and in Germany

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