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Wilfred "Bill" Buell Acton

(Sep 01, 1941 - Feb 13, 2018)

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Wilfred "Bill" Buell Acton, 76, of Kirksville, Missouri passed away Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at his home.

Born September 1, 1941 in Eldora, Iowa, Bill was the son of Buell and Veneda (Dickenson) Acton.

Bill is survived by one son, Tim Acton and wife Lorinda of Greentop, Missouri; one daughter, Taressa Austin and husband Les of Columbia, Missouri; one adopted son, Kenneth Acton of St. Louis, Missouri; three half-brothers; six grandchildren, Cameron Acton, Corey Acton, Amanda Darwent and husband Lee, Kaila Gardner and husband Jake, Travin Acton and Ashton Acton; five great grandchildren, Austin, Jonathan, Layla, Zaylee and Jaxton; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and sisters, Beverly Wright and Barbara Bunch.

Bill lived most of his life in Kirksville. He received his education in the Kirksville Public Schools. Bill was employed by Donaldson's, Florshiem (later Wolverine) Shoe Factory and Perry Easley making ...

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Gary Lee Craig

(Nov 10, 1964 - Feb 11, 2018)

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Gary Lee Craig, 53, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away unexpectedly, Sunday, February 11, 2018 at his home.

Born November 10, 1964 in Unionville, Missouri, Gary was the son of Gary Dean and Sandra A. (Withrow) Craig.

Gary is survived by his mother, Sandra Dunaway of Kirksville, MO; one daughter, Serenity Leanne Grosekemper of Kirksville, MO; two brothers, Bob Withrow and Randy Craig and wife April all of Novinger, MO; one sister, Lori Ann Craig of ...

Martha Leah (True) Johnson

(Apr 28, 1934 - Feb 07, 2018)

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Martha Leah (True) Johnson, 83, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at Kirksville Manor Care Center.

Born April 28, 1934 in Connelsville, Missouri, Martha was the daughter of the late Samuel Edgar and Velma Irene (Roe) True. On December 10, 1950 in Macon, Missouri, Martha was united in marriage to Delbert Cecil Johnson who preceded her in death on August 28, 2005. She was also preceded in death by three brothers, Bud ...

Arvin Nelson Davis

(Dec 07, 1935 - Feb 05, 2018)

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Arvin Nelson Davis, 82, of Queen City, Missouri, passed away Monday, February 5, 2018 at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville, Missouri.

Born December 7, 1935 in Ontario, Oregon, Arvin was the son of the late Lyston and Eloise (McMullin) Davis. In 1996 Arvin was united in marriage to Alta Ann Wallace.

Arvin is survived by his wife Alta of the home; two step-daughters, Cheryl Robinson and husband David of Novinger, MO, and Vicky Martin ...

Raymond Noble Knight

(Jan 07, 1942 - Jan 31, 2018)

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We celebrate the life of Raymond Noble Knight of Gladstone (Kansas City), Missouri, born January 7, 1942, died January 31, 2018, son of Haley and Elizabeth (Sowell) Knight of Hopkinsville, Kentucky and brother of Tom, Marlene, Buddy, Howard, Jewell and Eddie.

Raymond is survived by his wife Linda (Mosley) and their sons Brian (wife Kara Short) and Brandon (wife Laura Lininger) Knight. By previous marriages Raymond has five children, Lori, Kenny, Craig, Brent and Lisa ...

Richard Eugene "Gene" Gardner

(Oct 23, 1925 - Jan 18, 2018)

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Richard Eugene "Gene" Gardner, 92, of Greentop, Missouri, passed away Thursday, January 18, 2018 at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice in Bettendorf, Iowa.

Born October 23, 1925 in Queen City, Missouri, Richard was the son of the late Jake and Edith (Gillispie) Gardner. On August 26, 1946 in LaPlata, Missouri, Gene was united in marriage to Mary Lee Stoneking.

Gene is survived by his wife Mary of seventy-one years; four sons and two daughters-in-law, Bill and ...

Estella Belle (Gearhart) Dole

(Nov 28, 1927 - Jan 17, 2018)

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Estella Belle (Gearhart) Dole, 90, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at Kirksville Manor Care Center in Kirksville.

Born November 28, 1927 in Livonia, Missouri, Estella was the daughter of the late Vern and Ethel (Newman) Gearhart. Estella was also preceded in death by one brother, Orville Gearhart; one sister, Lucille Gearhart; one niece, Francis Graughn; sister-in-law, Mary Gearhart; brother-in-law, Richard Beck, son-in-law, Jim Cartwright, and one great-nephew, Cade Simon.

Estella is ...

Harvey Lee Murphy

(Feb 21, 1932 - Jan 16, 2018)

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Harvey Lee Murphy, 85, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away January 16, 2018 at his home.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Saturday, January 20, 2018 at Travis-Noe Funeral Home in Kirksville. Interment wilh military honors will follow the service at Unionville Cemetery in Unionville, Missouri.

Family will receive friends on Saturday, January 20. 2018 for one hour before service time in the chapel of Travis-Noe Funeral Home.

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Mary Kathryn (McVay) Campbell

(Jun 10, 1941 - Jan 06, 2018)

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Mary Kathryn (McVay) Campbell, 76, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Saturday, January 6, 2018 at her home under Hospice care.

Born June 10, 1941 in Novinger, Missouri, Mary was the daughter of the late John "Jack" and Geneva (Jones) McVay. On January 14, 1961 in Adair County, Missouri, Mary was united in marriage to Gilbert Campbell who preceded her in death on April 6, 2007.

Mary is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Clinton and ...

Earl Eugene Sutton

(Mar 19, 1964 - Jan 05, 2018)

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Earl Eugene Sutton, 53, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Friday, January 5, 2018 at his home.

Born March 19, 1964 in Kirksville, Missouri, Earl was the son of the late Albert Eugene and Betty Jean (Hall) Sutton. Earl was also preceded in death by one son, Kyle Sutton.

Earl is survived by two daughters and a son-in-law, Trisha and Rick Robinson and Felecia Sutton all of Kirksville, MO; three sisters, Brenda Busch of Kirksville, MO ...