Cecil O. Stoker, 99, of Gravois Mills, died Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019, at the Good Shepherd Care Center in Versailles. He was born April 24, 1920, in Lincoln, Ark., a son of the late Oliver Perry and Ellen (Fooks) Stoker. He married Lillian L. Davey, Nov. 1940 in Junction City, Kan. She preceded him in
Wendell Duane Bennett, 64, of Versailles, died Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019, at his home in Versailles. He was born Feb. 18, 1955, in St. Louis, a son of Roy and Hazel (Jackson) Bennett. He worked at Gates Corporation in Versailles for several years until his retirement. He was a member of the National Rifle Association
Rusty Williams, 60, of Tipton, died Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019 at St. Mary’s SSM in Jefferson City with his family at his side. He was born Dec. 7, 1958, in Sedalia, the son of Sidney and Emma Rose Knipp Dubbert and Robert Williams. He was a 1978 graduate of Tipton High School. He was married
Mary Irene Slinkerd, 95, of Troy, formerly of Versailles, died Friday, Nov. 22, 2019 at The Arbors at Sugar Creek in Troy. She was born, March 25, 1924 in Moundsville, a daughter of Charles Hughes and Jessie Mae (Tetrick) Roseberry. She married Robert Thomas Slinkerd June 5, 1971 in Kansas City. He preceded her in
Ruby C. Harms, 102, died Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019, at Ridge Crest Nursing Home in Warrensburg where she had lived many years. She was born March 31, 1917, to John and Dora Ebeling Harms on the family farm at Little Buffalo south of Stover, the youngest of six children. As a young woman, she moved
Julia Ann Kern, 84, of the Ivy Bend community south of Stover, died Monday, Nov. 18, 2019, at University Hospital in Columbia. A celebration of life observance will be at a later date. A full obituary will be published at that time. Arrangements under direction of Scrivner-Morrow Funeral Home in Stover.