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Thomas Schrock Reed

(Mar 24, 1930 - Jul 19, 2017)

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Thomas Schrock Reed, 87, beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, and uncle passed away on July 19, 2017 in Bloomington, Indiana, in the comforting presence of his family.
Mr. Reed was born in Hammond, Indiana to Harold Brown Reed and Mary V. (Schrock) Reed on March 24, 1930. He graduated from Hammond High School in Hammond, Indiana, going on to receive a Certificate in Piano Tuning and Restoration, and ultimately earning a Master’s degree in ...

Clarence Robert (Bob) Hightower

(May 22, 1926 - Jul 15, 2017)

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Bob Hightower, 91 of Kirksville passed away on Saturday, July 15.

The son of Rolla and Minnie (Ryan) Hightower, he was born on May 22, 1926, in Golden, Illinois, and was the thirteenth of fourteen children.

Bob graduated from Rushville High School in Rushville, Illinois, with the class of 1944. On June 2, 1944, he entered the U.S. Navy during World War II and held the rank of Quartermaster Third Class on the LST ...

John Robert Dodson

(Aug 27, 1926 - Jul 12, 2017)

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John Robert Dodson, 90, from Kirksville passed away July 12, 2017 at his home in Springfield, Missouri surrounded by his loved ones.

He was born the son of the late Dr. John F. and Phoebe (Sloan) Dodson.

John is survived by his wife Peggy of 69 years; his three children Jeffrey Dodson and wife Victoria, Janet Lumby and husband Michael and John M. Dodson and wife Cindi; his two sisters Gerry Mills and Francis Oertel ...

Brenda Lou (McCarty) Gentry

(Feb 19, 1955 - Jul 11, 2017)

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Brenda Lou (McCarty) Gentry, 62, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at Boone Hospital in Columbia, Missouri.

Born February 19, 1955 in LaPlata, Missouri, Brenda was the daughter of the late Francis Neal and Mildred Lucille (Rogers) McCarty. On December 9, 1978 in Kirksville, Missouri, Brenda was united in marriage to Ted Gentry and to this union two children were born.

Brenda is survived by one son Blake Joseph Gentry of Cupertino ...

Harold Laverne Moyer

(Jun 29, 1922 - Jul 10, 2017)

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Harold Laverne Moyer, 95, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Monday, July 10, 2017 while residing at the home of his son Mike in Springfield, Missouri.

Born June 29, 1922 in Youngstown, Missouri, Harold was the son of the late Thomas Earl and Velma Coral (Pope) Moyer. On August 28, 1946 in Kirksville, Missouri, Harold was united in marriage to Bettie Gene Fletcher who preceded him in death on April 4, 2011. He was also preceded ...

David Allen Lloyd

(Nov 12, 1959 - Jul 09, 2017)

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David Allen Lloyd, 57, of Martinstown, Missouri, passed away Sunday, July 9, 2017 at University Medical Center in Columbia, Missouri.

David was born November 12, 1959 in Unionville, Missouri, the son of Elvin Dale and Virginia Louise (Lawrence) Lloyd. On June 19, 1981 at the Barker United Methodist Church, David was united in marriage to Donna May Mullinix who survives.

He is also survived by his mother of Greentop, MO; two sons, Jeremy Allen Lloyd ...

Donald Ellis Perkins

(Feb 04, 1936 - Jul 03, 2017)

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Donald Ellis Perkins, 81, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Monday, July 3, 2017 at Lock Haven (Oak View Cottage) in Macon, Missouri.

Donald was born February 4, 1936 in Kirksville, Missouri, the son of the late Maurice Lester and Virginia Ruth (Lile) Perkins. He was also preceded in death by his sister and brother-in-law, Mary Lee (Perkins) and Bill Hamilton.

Donald is survived by three nephews, Steve Hamilton and wife Toni of Kirksville, MO, Mike ...

Palmeta Jean "Pam" Baier

(Nov 17, 1921 - Jul 01, 2017)

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Palmeta Jean "Pam" Baier, 95, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Saturday, July 1, 2017 at Twin Pines Adult Care Center in Kirksville.

Pam was born November 17, 1921 in Novinger, Missouri, the daughter of the late Charles and Christina (Ioriatti) Formento. On August 28, 1958 in Chicago, IL, Pam was united in marriage to Richard Dennis Baier who preceded her in death on August 20, 2012.

Pam is survived by one daughter Carol Baier of ...

Samuel William "Sam" Nugent

(Apr 27, 1933 - Jun 26, 2017)

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Samuel William “Sam” Nugent, 84, passed away on Monday, June 26, 2017, at home surrounded by family after a lengthy battle with melanoma. Sam was united in marriage to Marilyn Diane Lavinder on September 13, 1980 in Benton City, MO

Sam was born on April 27, 1933 in Heber Springs, Arkansas to William Lee Nugent and Vera Pearl Linton. He graduated from Bald Knob High School (AR) and then entered the United States Air Force ...

Linda Marie (Capps) Foster

(May 29, 1956 - Jun 25, 2017)

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Linda Marie Foster, 61, of Green Castle, Missouri, passed away Sunday, June 25, 2017 at her home.

Linda was born May 29, 1956 in Kirksville, Missouri, the daughter of Bill Duane and Dorva Marie (Ray) Capps.

Linda is survived by her father, Bill Capps of Novinger, MO; three daughters, Jennifer Totsch and husband Robbie of Novinger, MO, Becky Prough and husband J.P. of Queen City, MO, and Vanessa Craig of Linneus, MO; her significant ...