(Jun 28, 1939 - Feb 12, 2016)
rvel Eugene "Gene" Helton, 76, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away unexpectedly, Friday (February 12, 2016) at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville.
The son of Okel Homer and Birdie Luella (McFarland) Helton, he was born June 28, 1939 in Kirksville, Missouri.
Orvel is survived by his brother and sister-in-law, Gerald and Lois Helton of Brashear, MO; one sister, Pauline Lawson of Kirksville, MO; and four nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Donald Lee Helton.
Gene was employed for the City of Kirksville for a number of years. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and collecting antiques.
He attended the First Free Will Baptist Church in Kirksville.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Monday (February 15, 2016) at Travis-Noe Funeral Home in Kirksville, with Pastor Robert Fredricks officiating. Family will receive friends on Monday (February 15, 2016) for one hour before the service.
(Jul 05, 2014 - Feb 08, 2016)
James Stryker Anderson, 19 month old son of Jesse and Joni (Parish) Anderson of Lucerne, Missouri, left the suffering of this world to enjoy the eternal riches of our heavenly Father at 6:05 a.m. Monday, February 8, 2016 after a year long battle against two rare and baffling diseases living in a hospital for a chance at hope for a healthy life.
Stryker fought bravely and joyfully as the 1st infant reported with ...
(Nov 11, 1921 - Feb 07, 2016)
Leta Overstreet (94) was born November 11, 1921 in Novinger, Missouri and passed away on February 7, 2016. She was a lifelong resident of Adair County with the last few years living close to her son and daughter-in-law in Ottumwa, Iowa. She was the daughter of Earl and Ada (Hodge) Wood, wife to Harold Overstreet, sister to Paul, Earl L., Mildred (Foss) and Margie (Dabney), who are deceased.
Leta was a loving mother (grand & ...
(Mar 13, 1921 - Jan 30, 2016)
Geraldine F. (Benshoof) Hamilton, 94, passed away Saturday, January 30, 2016 at the LaPlata Nursing Home in LaPlata, Missouri.
She was born on March 13, 1921 in Des Moines, Iowa, the daughter of Joseph and Helen (Cook) Benshoof. She later moved to Missouri where she married Calvin Powell and to this union four children were born. Geraldine later married Marion Hamilton.
Geraldine is survived by four children, Robert Powell (Neva) of Kirksville, MO, Judith Mikel ...
(Feb 16, 1956 - Jan 12, 2016)
James Mark Eitel died peacefully at home on Tuesday January 12, 2016 in Kirksville, Mo at the age of 59. He died with his final wish being that he was holding hands with his two special girls, Ashlea and Brenda. He was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer December 2014. He remained brave, strong and very positive throughout his journey batting cancer. He fought to the very end.
James was born on February 16, 1956 in Kirksville ...
(Mar 23, 1958 - Jan 11, 2016)
David L. Huff, 57, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away unexpectedly Monday, January 11, 2016 at his home.
He was born on March 23, 1958 the son of Arthur J. and Marcella B. (Walton) Huff.
David is survived by his mother, Marcella Huff of Kirksville, MO; three brothers and sisters-in-law, James A. and Janis Huff of Warrensburg, MO, Steven T. and Kathy Huff of Leesburg, VA, and Joseph M. and Marci Huff of Springfield, MO, as ...
(Jul 10, 1935 - Dec 26, 2015)
Ina Carol (Rouse) Childers, 80, of Novinger, Missouri, passed away Saturday (December 26, 2015) at her home under Hospice care.
The daughter of Ivan Earl and Gertrude Alice (Bell) Rouse, she was born July 10, 1935 in Green Castle, Missouri. On April 17, 1953 in Kirksville, Missouri, Ina was united in marriage to Donald W. Childers.
Ina is survived by her husband, Donald of sixty-two years; her mother, Gertrude Rouse of Novinger, MO; three daughters ...
(Mar 30, 1975 - Dec 25, 2015)
Inga (Thompson) Pickett, age 40, of O’Fallon, Missouri was called home to be with the Lord on Christmas morning, December 25, 2015. She was born on Easter Sunday, March 30, 1975 in Heidelberg, West Germany, and raised in Kirksville, Missouri. Inga graduated as valedictorian from Kirksville High School as a member of the Class of 1993 and attended Washington University in St. Louis.
She is survived by her husband John; children Nina, Lillie, Asa ...
(Nov 07, 1942 - Dec 23, 2015)
Ora Floyd Wallace, 73, of Novinger, Missouri, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, (December 23, 2015) following an automobile accident.
The son of George Raymond and June Audrey (Bailey) Wallace, he was born November 7, 1942 in Novinger, Missouri. In 1962 in Novinger, Missouri, Ora was united in marriage to Bernice Josephine Martin.
Ora is survived by his wife, Bernice of fifty-three years; eight sons and four daughters-in-law, Joe (Denise) Wallace of Purdin, MO, John Wallace and ...
(Dec 18, 1932 - Dec 21, 2015)
Valeria Ann (Goans) Gibson, 83, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Monday, (December 21, 2015) at Twin Pines Adult Care Center in Kirksville.
The daughter of Jewel Ernest and Ida Belle (Dickson) Goans, she was born December 18, 1932 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. On November 11, 1956 in Marshall, Missouri, Ann was united in marriage to Jimmie M. Gibson who preceded her in death on October 6, 2000. She was also preceded in death by her parents ...