Recent Services

Glen "Gary" Johnson

(Jul 05, 1939 - Jan 07, 2017)

Glen "Gary" Johnson Thumbnail

Glen "Gary" Johnson, 77, of Hurdland, Missouri, passed away Saturday January 7, 2017 at his home under Hospice care.

The son of Glen and Lela Pauline (Hubbard) Johnson, he was born July 5, 1939 in Kirksville, Missouri. Gary was married to Virginia McFarland and to this union four children, Glenda, Buster "Gary Jr." (deceased), Orie, and Lisa were born. Later he married Shirley Baker and to this union four children were born, Paula, Jim ...

Paul Vincent Parrish

(Mar 29, 1942 - Jan 07, 2017)

Paul Vincent Parrish Thumbnail

Paul Vincent Parrish, 74, of Novinger, Missouri, passed away unexpectedly, Saturday, January 7, 2017 at his home.

Born March 29, 1942 in Kirksville, Missouri, Paul was the son of the late Leroy Vincent and Leota Marie (Bozarth) Parrish. On July 24, 1963 in Kirksville, Missouri, Paul was united in marriage to Martha Kay Rogers who preceded him in death on May 16, 1999. He was also preceded in death by one daughter Linda Green and ...

Denisha Freedom (Slaughter) Jayne

(Dec 12, 1961 - Dec 30, 2016)

Denisha Freedom (Slaughter) Jayne, 55, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Friday (December 30, 2016) at her home.

Denisha was born December 12, 1961 in St. Charles, Missouri, the daughter of Dennis Joe Slaughter and Eloise Jayne Seaman.

Denisha is survived by her father Dennis Slaughter of St. Charles, MO; her mother, Eloise Jayne (Seaman) Barber of Freeport, IL; one son, Patrick Flanigan of Fancy Gap, VA; one daughter, Sunshine Flanigan of Greenfield, MA; one brother ...

Harry Dean Busch

(Dec 29, 1941 - Dec 05, 2016)

Harry Dean Busch, 74, of Edina, Missouri, passed away Monday (December 5, 2016) at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Illinois.

Harry was born December 29, 1941 the son of the late Otha Allen and Virginia Sarah Ellen (Claybrook) Busch.

Harry is survived by two daughters, Cassie and Courtney Gordon both of Quincy, IL; one brother, Jody Busch of Kirksville, MO; one sister, Sonja Strange of Edina, MO, and four grandchildren.

Graveside services will be held 11 ...

Bonita Colleen (Arnold) Sutton

(Mar 03, 1949 - Dec 02, 2016)

Bonita Colleen (Arnold) Sutton Thumbnail

Bonita Colleen (Arnold) Sutton, 67, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Friday (December 2, 2016) at the University Missouri Hospital in Columbia, Missouri.

Bonita was born March 3, 1949 in Kirksville, Missouri, the daughter of the late Max and Wynona "Marie" (Johnson) Arnold.

Bonita is survived by two sons, Billy and Howie Sutton both of Kirksville, MO; three daughters, Rena, Patty and Amber Sutton all of Kirksville, MO; one brother, Lendal Arnold of Kirksville, MO; one ...

Larry Dean Ellis

(Jan 19, 1967 - Dec 02, 2016)

Larry Dean Ellis, 49, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away unexpectedly Friday, (December 2, 2016) at his home.

Larry was born January 19, 1967 in Kirksville, Missouri, the son of George H. and Glenda L. (Ross) Ellis.

Larry is survived by his mother and step-father, Glenda and Charles Long of Purdin, MO; two step-brothers, Brian Long and wife Tanisha, and Brad Long and wife April all of Milan, MO; one aunt, Jeanette Scrivens of Novinger, MO ...

Andrew Alexander "Andy" Steele

(Dec 04, 1935 - Dec 02, 2016)

Andrew Alexander "Andy" Steele Thumbnail

Andrew Alexander "Andy" Steele, 80, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Friday (December 2, 2016) at Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans Hospital in Columbia, Missouri.

Andy was born December 4, 1935 in Novinger, Missouri, the son of the late Theodore S. and Gladys C. (McNalley) Steele. On December 22, 1956, Andy was united in marriage to Anita Stidmon.

Andy is survived by his wife Anita of sixty years; one son Alan Jay Steele of Kirksville, MO ...

David Arthur Swanson

(May 23, 1980 - Nov 29, 2016)

David Arthur Swanson Thumbnail

David Arthur Swanson, 36, of Hurdland, Missouri, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday (November 29, 2016) at his home.

David was born May 23, 1980 in Iowa City, Iowa, the son of Dan Arthur and Deborah (Blackwood) Swanson. On March 17, 2016 in Kirksville, Missouri, David was united in marriage to Rachel Mercer who survives.

He is also survived by his father Dan (Jane) Swanson of Wapello, IA; his mother, Deborah Burke of Muscatine, IA; four sons ...

Charley William Allen

(Oct 01, 1929 - Nov 25, 2016)

Charley William Allen Thumbnail

Charley William Allen, 87, of Greentop, Missouri, passed away Friday (November 25, 2016) at his home.

Charley was born October 1, 1929 in Kirksville, Missouri, the son of Herbert and Stella (Reger) Allen. On September 24, 1951 in Bloomfield, Iowa, Charley was united in marriage to Wilma "Sis" Eyler who preceded him in death on October 19, 2013. He was also preceded in death by his parents and two sisters, Lila Mae Lay and Deloris ...

Janet Kay "Kerby" Abel

(Nov 19, 1956 - Nov 24, 2016)

Janet Kay "Kerby" Abel Thumbnail

Janet Kay (Kerby) Abel, 60, of Kirksville, Missouri passed away unexpectedly Thursday, November 24, 2016 at her home. She was born November 19, 1956 in Kirksville, MO, the daughter of Gerald E. and Boneta V. (Anderson) Kerby.

Janet is survived by her mother, Boneta Kerby of Glenwood, MO, significant other, Edwin Parrish of Kirksville, MO, daughter Megan Abel and significant other James Wallace of Kirksville, MO, daughter Nicole Cope and husband Tim of Kansas City ...