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John Thomas Fitzpatrick

(Dec 08, 1966 - May 20, 2017)

John Thomas Fitzpatrick, 50, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, May 20, 2017 at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville.

John was born December 8, 1966 in Chicago, Illinois, the son of John Joseph and LoVeta Mae (Gillespie) Fitzpatrick.

John is survived by his mother LoVeta Fitzpatrick of Kirksville, MO; one son, Brody Thomas Fitzpatrick of Kirksville, MO; three brothers, Jack Fitzpatrick and Terrance Fitzpatrick both of Philadelphia, PA, and Gary Fields of Colorado Springs, CO; four sisters, Debbie Moore of Kirksville, MO, Sharon R. Combs of Greentop, MO, Sandra Bass of Kirksville, MO, and Janice New of New Port, VA, as well as several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father, John J. Fitzpatrick on May 10, 1996.

John resided most of his life in Kirksville, and was a graduate from Kirksville High School. He was employed as a truck driver a number of ...

Paul Dean "JD" Sharp

(Nov 12, 1958 - May 17, 2017)

Paul "JD" Dean Sharp, 58, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia, MO, with his family by his side.

JD was born the son of Paul Edward and Cecilia Sharp on November 12, 1958 in Edina, Missouri, and grew up on the family farm in Edina with his two sisters Brenda and Frances.

JD enjoyed being out on the road seeing places across America. When he was home he enjoyed spending time with his family and friends and loved being around his grandkids.

JD is survived by his wife Tammy Sharp of Kirksville, MO; his daughter, Angie Miller and husband Duane of Columbia, MO; his sons, Mike Sharp of Kirksville, MO, and Joe Sharp and wife Jennifer of Kirksville, MO; his sister, Frances Holman and husband Jerry of Edina, MO, and two grandchildren, Brett and Hannah Miller. He is also survived by ...

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Richard Wayne King

(Jun 01, 1934 - May 17, 2017)

Richard Wayne King, 82, of Novinger, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville.

Richard was born the son of Arlie Lester and Lula (Powers) King on June 1, 1934 in Aurora, Illinois. On August 9, 1952 in Aurora, Illinois, Richard was united in marriage to Wilma Anderson.

Richard is survived by his wife Wilma of sixty-four years; four sons, Randall King of Newton, AL, Richard King of Salem ...

Edna "Lucille" (Young) Clay

(Aug 31, 1924 - May 15, 2017)

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On May 15, 2017, Edna "Lucille" (Young) Clay, 92, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Monday, May 15, 2017 at Northeast Regional Medical Center. Her health had deteriorated the last few months.

Edna "Lucille" Clay was born on August 31, 1924 the daughter of Raymond and Cordelia "Pearl" (Bachman) Young in Stahl, Missouri. On January 11, 1940, she married Henry "Eldon" Clay who preceded her in death in 2005 after 65 years of marriage.

She was ...

Mary Ellen (Lineberry) Bishop

(Jul 03, 1942 - May 15, 2017)

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Mary Ellen (Lineberry) Bishop, 74, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Monday, May 15, 2017 at her home with family present.

Born July 3, 1942 in Marceline, Missouri, Mary Ellen was the daughter of the late Thomas S. and Cecilia A. (Owens) Lineberry. On May 23, 1964 in Marceline, Missouri, Mary Ellen was united in marriage to Robert "Bob" Bishop.

Mary Ellen is survived by her husband of almost 53 years; two sons, Thomas O. Bishop ...

Karen Lynn (Clarkson) Lovingier

(Jan 19, 1962 - May 08, 2017)

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Karen Lovingier, 55, of LaPlata, MO passed away on May 8, 2017 at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, MO due to compilations from Scleroderma. Karen was born on January 19, 1962 in Kirksville, MO to the parents of Ivan and Gail (Mansfield) Clarkson.
On November 16, 1979 she was united in marriage to Larry Lovingier of LaPlata, MO. Together they lived in the LaPlata area, most of the time in homes that Larry built ...

William Lee "Bill" Shouse

(Oct 15, 1942 - May 07, 2017)

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Bill Shouse, 74, of LaPlata, Missouri, passed away unexpectedly, Sunday May 7, 2017 at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville, surrounded by family and friends. Bill was born on October 15, 1942 in Kirksville, Missouri, the son of Lee and Louise (Lockett) Shouse.

On May 8, 1960, Bill was united in marriage to the love of his life, Judy Bohanan. Bill and Judy were married for 52 years, and to this union three children were ...

Delbert L. Truitt

(Sep 18, 1927 - May 07, 2017)

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Delbert L. Truitt went home to be with his Lord and Savior on May 7, 2017 while at home surrounded with family and under the care of Hospice.

Delbert was the son of Iness Adell (Lutz) and Samuel Leroy Truitt and was born on September 18, 1927 near Youngstown, MO.

In 1945 Delbert joined the United States Army Air Force during WWII serving until 1947. While serving Delbert married Irene G. Krueger of Quincy, Illinois ...

Dixie Lee (NeeDoty) Branscom

(May 07, 1945 - Apr 26, 2017)

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Dixie Lee (NeeDoty) Branscom, 71, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away unexpectedly, Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at her home.

Born May 7, 1945 in Kirksville, Missouri, Dixie was the daughter of the late Wally and Charlene (Beck) Doty.

Dixie was a 1963 graduate of Kirksville High School, a 1967 graduate of NMSU receiving a bachelor's degree in Phys. Ed., a 1977 graduate of NMSU with a master's degree in Physical Ed., and a 1995 graduate of ...

David Lee Munn

(Sep 07, 1932 - Apr 26, 2017)

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David Lee Munn, 84, of Novinger, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at his home under the care of Hospice and family by his side.

Born September 7, 1932 in Kirksville, Missouri, David was the son of the late Everett and Mary Alberta (Shoemaker) Munn. On October 31, 1952 in Macon, Missouri, David was united in marriage to Annalee Sumpter who preceded him in death on November 18, 1993.

He was also preceded in ...