Rockwell Mincher

 

Rockwell Mincher

Rockwell Mincher, 63, West Plains, Missouri died September 4, 2019 in West Plains.

Graveside memorial services will be held at 10:00 a.m.,  Thursday, September 19, 2019 at Howell Memorial Park Cemetery, Howell County, Missouri, under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc., West Plains.

 

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DeAnn Collins

 

DeAnn Collins

Memorial services for Donna DeAnn Collins, 62, Dora, Missouri, will be held at 3:00 p.m., Wednesday, September 18, 2019, at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel with Richard Martin officiating, under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, West Plains.

She was born the daughter of the late Edward Woodward and Laura Raye Long Woodward, on March 13, 1957 in Cabool, Missouri and died September 12, 2019 at her home in Dora, Missouri.

She was united in marriage June 11, 1976 in Mountain Home, Arkansas to David Collins.

She is survived by her husband, David Collins, of the home, Dora, Missouri; one son, Joseph Lee Collins, Dora, Missouri; four siblings, Eddie Woodward and wife Josie, Gainesville, Missouri; Cary Woodward and wife Melanie, Pottersville, Missouri; Rocky Woodward and wife Pam, Dora, Missouri, and Barry Woodward and wife Michelle, Gainesville, Missouri.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

She loved to work in her garden and her flower beds. She also loved her animals. Her family was very important to her and loved them with all her heart.

Visitation will be Wednesday, September 18, 2019 from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m., one hour before the memorial service at Carter Funeral Home Chapel, West Plains.

 

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Leo Thompson

Leo Thompson

Funeral services for Leo Thompson, 81, Nashville, Illinois, will be 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, September 11, 2019, at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel, West Plains with Reverend Dan Duncan officiating, under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, West Plains.

He was born the son of the late Dugald Thompson and Mary Peters Thompson, on September 27, 1937 in Monona, Iowa and died September 9, 2019 in West Plains, Missouri.

He was united in marriage June 9, 1973 in Sterling, Illinois to Jeanetta Green.

He is survived by his wife, Jeanetta Green Thompson, of the home, Nashville, Illinois; three children, Jerry Lee Thompson and wife, Julie, Wright City, Missouri, Christine Maynard, Rock Falls, Illinois, and Elizabeth Longenecker and husband, Marvin, Pecatonica, Illinois; five grandchildren, Dakota Longenecker and wife, Melissa, Pecatonica, Illinois; Heyleigh Maynard, Baltimore, Maryland; Molly Thompson, St. Peters, Missouri; Willow Thompson, St. Peters, Missouri, and Maia Hafley, St. Peters, Missouri; one great grandson, Jordan Longenecker, Pecatonica, Illinois; extended family, Lucas Durnil, Elyse Durnil, and Mason Taylor, all of Wright City, Missouri; one sister in Christ, Evonda Botka, Flora, Illinois.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Margaret Grove; one son-in-law, Dale Maynard, and one brother in Christ, Robert Botka.

He was of the Baptist faith, having attended three First Baptist Churches. The locations of the churches are in Missouri, Florida, and Illinois. He received his Associates degree from Sauk Valley Junior College in Sterling, Illinois. He also attended Northern Illinois University in Dekalb, Illinois for three years. He was a member of the Monona High School Bulldog football team and was a proud member of their FFA program. He and two of his cousins, Clyde Thompson and Karen Thompson graduated with the class of 1955 from Monona High School, Monona, Iowa. He grew up living on a farm. He thoroughly enjoyed celebrating his birthday with his granddaughter, Maia Hafley, who celebrates her birthday in September also. He loved to travel, made no difference whether it was by automobile, plane, cruise; he loved it all. His dream as a child was to travel to Europe. He was fortunate enough to go to Europe three times.

Burial will be in Mount Zion Cemetery, in the South Fork, Missouri area, under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc., West Plains.

There will be a Celebration of Life following the committal at the cemetery.

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Mary Ida Lillian Newberry

 

Mary Ida Lillian Newberry

Lillian Newberry was born November 17, 1925 to Orville Rice and Lottie (Strong) Rice and died September 7, 2019 at the age of ninety-three years, nine months and twelve days.

She married Sherman Newberry on April 30, 1949. She was a member of the Church of Christ for well over seventy years.

Lillian is survived by three children, Alfred Newberry and wife, Diane, of Harrison, Arkansas, Kathleen Stephens and husband, Larry, of Strafford, Missouri, and Darrell Newberry, of Moody, Missouri; five grandchildren, Elizabeth Stephens of Los Altos, California; Tim Stephens and wife, Strausie of Springfield, Missouri; Rachel Smith and husband, Taylor, of Joplin, Missouri; Hannah Newberry of Stillwater, Oklahoma, and Mary Newberry of Harrison, Arkansas; four great granddaughters, Tara and Kira Pande of Los Altos, California; Rosie Smith of Joplin, Missouri; Ila Rose Stephens of Springfield, Missouri; one sister, Lenora Campbell of Mountain Home, Arkansas. She also has many nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Sherman; her parents; two sisters and two brothers.

Visitation will be Saturday, September 14, 2019 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. at Moody Church of Christ, Moody, Missouri.

Graveside services will be held Saturday, September 14, 2019 at Moody Cemetery at 3:30 p.m., with cousin Marvin Rickett officiating, under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc., West Plains.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, and can be left at Carter Funeral Home, West Plains.

 

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Jessilee Sanders

 

Jessilee Sanders

Jessilee Sanders was born November 23, 1927, in Myrtle, Missouri, the daughter of Albert J. and Myrtle (Risner) Stubblefield and passed away September 2, 2019 at National Health Care in West Plains, Missouri.

She was united in marriage on September 21, 1946 at Thayer, Missouri to Oren E. Sanders, who preceded her in death March 24, 2016, after sixty-nine years of marriage. Two children were born to this union, Edward Sanders and Donna Sanders.

Jessilee grew up in the Myrtle, Missouri community and graduated from Couch High School in 1943. She and Oren lived in Thayer, Missouri, Alton, Missouri, and West Plains, Missouri. She worked as the secretary of Richards R-V School for twenty-four years, retiring in 1989. She was very active in the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1825 Ladies Auxiliary. She was a member of the West Plains First Baptist Church. She considered her best job was being a good grandmother and great grandmother.

She is survived by one son, Edward Sanders of Memphis, Tennessee; two grandsons, Brian Sanders and wife Amanda of Fort Worth, Texas and Mark Sanders of Wichita, Kansas; two great grandchildren, Ross Sanders of Fort Worth, Texas and Brittany Sanders of Fort Worth, Texas; two step-grandchildren, Elizabeth Mall Auterman of Memphis, Tennessee and Andrew Mall of Memphis, Tennessee; two step-great-grandchildren, Taylor Peet of Fort Worth, Texas and Haydn Peet of Fort Worth, Texas; two nieces, Dianne Lawrence and husband, Jim, of Couch Missouri and Debra Stubblefield Easley and husband, Brent, of West Plains, Missouri; two nephews, David Stubblefield and wife Kelly, of Alton, Missouri and Allen Sanders of Couch, Missouri; mother of grandsons, Shirley Young and husband Gary, of Derby, Kansas; sister-in-law, Wilda Stubblefield of Alton, Missouri; son-in-law, Mike Hayes of West Plains, Missouri, and special friend, Jeanne Osborn of West Plains, Missouri.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her spouse; one daughter, Donna Sanders Hayes; one brother Joe Stubblefield; father-in-law, Roberts Sanders, Sr. and mother-in-law, Minnie Sanders; two brothers-in-law, Carl Sanders and Robert Sanders, Jr.; two sisters-in-law, Francis Sanders and Vesta Sanders; daughter-in-law, Barbara H. Sanders, and one niece Maribeth Stubblefield.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, September 7, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. at Carter Funeral Home Chapel, West Plains, Missouri.

There will be a short visitation on Saturday, September 7, 2019 from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. at Carter Funeral Home Chapel, West Plains.

Memorial contributions may be made to Pleasant Valley Manor or NHC Healthcare in West Plains and can be left at Carter Funeral Home, Inc., West Plains.

Burial will be in Oak Lawn Cemetery, West Plains, Missouri, under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc., West Plains.

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Orval Lowe Barks

Orval Lowe Barks

Funeral services for Orval Lowe Barks, 81, West Plains, Missouri, will be 1:00 p.m., Friday, September 6, 2019, at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel, West Plains, with Brother Bill Bales officiating under the direction of Carter Funeral Home Inc., West Plains.

He was born the son of the late Clarence Raymond Barks and Flora Wheat Barks, on February 2, 1938 in Howell County, Missouri and died September 3, 2019 in West Plains, Missouri.

He was united in marriage to Helen Peaker and to this union, four children were born, Michael James Barks, Hubert Ray Barks, Timothy Lynn Barks, and Verlin G. Barks. He later married Geneva Skaggs on April 23, 2011 in Winona, Missouri.

He is survived by his wife, Geneva Skaggs Barks, of the home, West Plains, Missouri; three children, Michael James Barks, Hubert Ray Barks and wife, Cindy, and Timothy Lynn Barks and wife, Karen; two step-sons, Matt Day and Gene Day and wife, Caroline; two step-daughters, Darlene Horst and husband Phil and Lavada Kester and partner, Mike;  one daughter-in-law, Mary Bowen; one sister, Mildred Warren and husband Verdon; one brother, Melvin Barks and wife Mary Ann; fourteen grandchildren, Lori Barks and husband, Chris; Chantell Lambert and husband, Corey; Jason Collins; Chris Barks; Bradley Barks and wife Moria; Cody Willbanks; Jason Willbanks; Dalton Day; Courtney Day; Josh Davis; Joe Norris; Allie Harris; Justin Horst, and Michelle Dawn Redmond; ten great grandchildren, Latisha, Iran, Kylar, Tristyn, McKenzie, Drew, Haley, Cayson, Allie, and Liam and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Verlin G. Barks; three brothers, Kenneth Barks, Vanis Barks, and Trueal Barks; four sisters, Mary Collins, Ona Owens, Dora Gregory, and Lois Barks.

He was an avid truck driver for Marathon Electric for many years. He loved to coon hunt, fish, and spend time with his family and friends.

Visitation will be held Thursday, September 5, 2019 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Carter Funeral Home Chapel, West Plains.

Burial will be in New Liberty Cemetery, Howell County, Missouri, under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc., West Plains.

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Daisy Brewer

 

Daisy Brewer, 78, West Plains, Missouri died August 28, 2019 at NHC Healthcare, West Plains, Missouri.

Funeral services for Daisy Brewer will be Friday, August 30, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at Carter Funeral Home Chapel, West Plains, with Pastor Jerry Arnold officiating.

Visitation will be Thursday, August 29, 2019 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Carter Funeral Home Chapel, West Plains.

Burial will be in Many Springs Cemetery, Oregon County, Missouri under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc., West Plains.

 

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Everett Houston Jackson

 

Private services for Everett Houston Jackson, 74, West Plains, will be held at at later date.

Everett Jackson died August 25, 2019 at his home in West Plains.

Everett was born July 17, 1945 in Howell County, Missouri, the son of Hugh Ecton and Winnie Jackson Tracy.

Survivors include, two children, Jeffrey Wayne Jackson and wife, Angela, West Plains, and Deanna Sue Frazier and husband, Donny, Vanzant, Missouri; two brothers; four grandchildren, and one great granddaughter.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; two grandchildren and two brothers.

Local arrangements are under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc., West Plains.

 

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Vladik Nadtochayev

Vladik Nadtochayev, 21, Willow Springs, Missouri passed away on August 18, 2019 in West Plains, Missouri.

Graveside services for Vladik Nadtochayev will be  Thursday, August 22, 2019 at twelve o’clock noon at Howell Memorial Park Cemetery, Howell County, Missouri, under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc., West Plains.

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Jeanette Pentecost

 

Jeanette Pentecost, 82, West Plains, Missouri, died August 10, 2019 at West Vue Nursing Home in West Plains, Missouri.

Jeanette is survived by five children, Gregory Pentecost, wife, Julie, St. Louis, Missouri; Ronald Pentecost, wife, Theresa, Lake Suzy, Florida; Janet Graham and husband, John, West Plains, Missouri; Robin Pentecost, St. Peters, Missouri, and George Pentecost, West Plains, Missouri; several siblings; one daughter-in-law, Shu-Chaun; twelve grandchildren and several great grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Dorman Buck and Georgia Smith Buck; one son, Dorman Pentecost and three deceased siblings.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Local arrangements were under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc., West Plains.

 

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