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David Paul Shaver

(Oct 08, 1990 - Mar 10, 2018)

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David Paul Shaver born October 8, 1990 and left this world March 9, 2018. David leaves behind his mother, Cyndi (Junior) Morrow, father Joseph Paul Shaver, one brother, Charley W. LaCost all of Kirksville, Missouri. David had a large extended family of several aunts, uncles, numerous cousins, nieces and nephews. Grandparents William Shaver, and Evertt and Beverly LaCost of Kirksville. He was preceded in death by grandmother, Doris Shaver, uncle Stanley Shaver and several cousins.

David enjoyed soccer and baseball playing on several traveling teams. David went through the scouting program from Cub Scout to Eagle Scout. David worked for various employers since his graduation from high school in 2009. David was in his glory when in the woods listening to nature or walking a stream looking for special rocks and Indian stuff.

Few people really got to get close to David; if you did you found a compassionate, thoughtful ...

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Amanda Gale Carvitto

(Dec 29, 1983 - Mar 14, 2018)

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Amanda Gale Carvitto, 34, of Greentop, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at her home under the care of Hospice and her family and close friends by her side.

Born December 29, 1983 in Kirksville, Missouri, Amanda was the daughter of Ronald Dale and Susan Gale (Hubbard) Carvitto.

Amanda is survived by her mother, Susan Carvitto of Greentop, MO; her father and step mother, Ronald and Debbie Carvitto of Kirksville, MO; her grandmother, Lazana ...

Alma Nadean Latimer

(Sep 28, 1938 - Mar 13, 2018)

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Nadean Latimer went peacefully to heaven on March 13, 2018 in Columbia, Illinois at the age of 79. Born on September 28, 1938 in Winigan, Missouri, Nadean was the daughter of Cecil and Christena Bunch. She moved to Kirksville as a little girl, where she grew up and raised her three children with her late husband, Russel Bohanan. She later married Richard “Dick” Latimer of Edina. They lived in Edina for years, where many memories ...

Mathew William "Matt" Bleything

(Oct 25, 1983 - Mar 10, 2018)

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Mathew "Matt" William Bleything, 34, of Brashear, Missouri, passed away unexpectedly, Saturday, March 10, 2018 at his home.

Born October 25, 1983 in Kirksville, Matt was the son of Ricki Dale and Tamara Lu (Ogle) Bleything.

Matt is survived by his long-time companion, Heather Longano of the home; his parents; three sons, Keaton Bleything of Brookfield, Missouri, Rylee Bleything of Brashear, and Weston Bleything of Brashaer; one daughter, Addilyn Bleything of Brashear; one brother, Cheston ...

Robert Lee "Bob" Russell

(Sep 11, 1940 - Mar 04, 2018)

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Robert Lee Russell, 77 passed away March 4th, 2018 at Overland Park Regional Hospital, the result of complications from pneumonia.
The son of Clifford Wayne and Elizabeth Pearl (Salisbury) Russell, Robert was born September 11, 1940 in Kirksville, Missouri. A graduate of Kirksville High School, “Bobby” loved sports, excelling in baseball earning a pitching position with minor league franchise the Burlington Bee’s. Along with his father, Bobby founded the Kirksville Golden Eagles of the ...

Arnold Davis Truitt

(Apr 03, 1932 - Mar 04, 2018)

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Arnold Davis Truitt, 85, of Novinger, Missouri, passed away Sunday, March 4, 2018 at Boone Hospital in Columbia, Missouri. On September 24, 1955 in Kirksville, Missouri, Arnold was united in marriage to Alma Louise Himes who preceded him in death on April 22, 2007. He was also preceded in death by his parents, one son, Randy Truitt, four brothers, Walter, Bobby, LaVerne and Max Truitt, and five sisters, Dorothy, Beulah, Lucille, Geraldine and Lillie.

Arnold ...

Nancy Ann (Drennan) Durham

(Feb 11, 1945 - Mar 01, 2018)

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Nancy Ann Durham, 73, of La Plata, Missouri, passed away Thursday, March 1, 2018 at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville, Missouri.

The daughter of William and Laura (Scriven) Drennan, she was born February 11, 1945 in Kirksville. On January 26, 1963 in Kirksville, Nancy was united in marriage to Bobby Durham.

Nancy is survived by her husband; three sons, Tommy Durham of Hannibal, Missouri, Bobby Durham and wife Heather of Macon, Missouri, and Jeff ...

Jack Eugene Lambrecht

(Mar 29, 1940 - Feb 25, 2018)

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Jack Eugene Lambrecht, 77, of Kirksville, Missouri, hit the road again Sunday, February 25, 2018 at his home. Jack leaves behind his beloved wife of 25 years, Connie Sue Lambrecht, six children: Mary Martha (Mimi) Lambrecht, Kenneth Lambrecht, Damon Anderson, Amber Palumbo, Sabrina Lambrecht and Kim Nieters. He also leaves behind ten grandchildren; Mindy Hopper, Daniel Howe, Dylan Howe, Dalton Howe, Pierce Stover, Britton Stover, Augustus Anderson, Amanda Anderson, Henieigh Nieters and Camden Nieters, as ...

James David McFarland Sr.

(Aug 31, 1932 - Feb 22, 2018)

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James David McFarland Sr., 85, of Novinger, Missouri, passed away Thursday, February 22, 2018 at Loch Haven Nursing Home in Macon, Missouri.

Born August 31, 1932 in Green City, Missouri, James was the son of the late Frank and Naomi (Mobley) McFarland. On April 10, 1955 in Unionville, Missouri, James was united in marriage to Lola Marie Truitt who preceded him in death on August 23, 2005. He was also preceded in death by one ...

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 ...