Carl Ballew

  Carl Vernon Ballew, 69, of Sunrise Beach, died Friday, Oct. 25, 2019 at University Hospital in Columbia. He was born July 6, 1950 in Eureka, Calif., a son of Joe Hugh and Audrey (Orbison) Ballew. He married Merilee Esther Martin Aug. 25, 1989. He worked as an over-the-road truck driver 43 years. In his

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Howard Edwin “Tooter” Rusk

  Howard Edwin “Tooter” Rusk, 86, of Versailles, died Monday, Oct. 21, 2019, at University of Missouri Hospital and Clinics in Columbia. He was born Feb. 7, 1933, in Eldon, a son of the late William and Maud Marie (Moore) Rusk. He married Sylvia Jeanne George Aug. 1951. They had seven children. She died in

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