Matthew Troy Marriott, 46, of Sedalia, died Sunday, April 2, 2017, at Shawnee Mission Medical Center in Overland Park, Kan. He was born Sept. 3, 1970, in Sedalia, the son of the late William J. and Bonnie L. (Laughlin) Marriott. He worked as a welder at DeLongís for many years. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, and
Mary “Lou” Harper, 78, of Laurie, died Friday, March 31, 2017, at University of Missouri Hospital and Clinics in Columbia. She was born April 24, 1938, in Crocker, the daughter of the late Herman and Jennie May (Turner) Jones. She married Lile Harper June 17, 1972, in Crocker. He survives of the home. She was
Robert Newton Wilson, 87, of Versailles, died Thursday, March 30, 2017, at Landmark Hospital in Columbia. He was born Nov. 15, 1929, a son of the late James Robert and Mary Margaret (Hill) Wilson. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force having served in the Korean Conflict. In 1954, he was honorably
Eva May (Jones) McBride, 88, of Warrensburg, died Tuesday, March 21, 2017, at Warrensburg Manor Care Center. She was born Feb. 15, 1929 in a log cabin at Glenstead, to Herbert and Rao (Richmond) Jones. She enjoyed quilting, reading, and storytelling. She is survived by children Mickie Erisman and husband David of Warrensburg, Mike McBride
Martha Geneva Drake was born October 22, 1916, near Stover, Missouri, the daughter of the late John and Martha Messersmith Moss. She passed away Monday, March 27, 2017 in her home in Eldon, Missouri. Geneva was united in marriage to Cecil Harold Drake on January 14, 1929. He preceded her in death on December 30,
Freda G. Laughhunn, 85, of Creve Coeur, Ill., died Monday, March 20, 2017, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria, Ill. She was born Feb. 11, 1932, in Camden County, the daughter of Willie and Velma Green Patterson. She married James Laughhunn May 1, 1959, in Peoria, Ill. He preceded her in death Sept.