Obituaries Archive

Gayla Kay (Glaspie) Eagen

(Mar 20, 1966 - Sep 07, 2014)

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Gayla Kay (Glaspie) Eagen, 48, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Sunday (September 7, 2014) at Twin Pines Adult Care Center.

The daughter of Gerald Wayne and Wanda (Robinson) Glaspie, she was born March 20, 1966 in Kirksville, Missouri. On May 25, 1990 in Booneville, Missouri, Gayla was united in marriage to Terry Eagen.

Gayla is survived by husband, Terry of the home; her parents, Wayne and Wanda Glaspie of Greentop, MO; two sons, John Michael ...

Mary Romelle Eagen

(Jul 19, 1935 - Jan 24, 2012)

Mary Romelle Eagen, 76, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Tuesday (January 24, 2012) at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville.

The daughter of Glenn Joseph and Evelyn Marion (Lehman) Killday, she was born July 19, 1935 in Waseca, Minnesota. On June 4, 1955 in Adair Missouri, Mel was united in marriage to William D. Eagen who preceded her in death on January 11, 1992.

She was also preceded in death by her parents; one son ...

Jacquelyn "Jackie" Eaton

(Jan 10, 1936 - Sep 17, 2017)

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Jacquelyn “Jackie” Eaton, 81, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away on September 17, 2017 at Knox County Nursing Home in Edina, Missouri.
The daughter of Albert Theodore “Teed” and Ruby (Kelley) Sykes, she was born January 10, 1936 near Hurdland, Missouri.
On December 26, 1969, in Kirksville, Missouri, she was united in marriage to Zelwin B. “Zel” Eaton.
Jackie attended part of the first grade in the Hurdland Grade School and continued in the Kirksville Public ...

Eathel Vauncille "Tobey" (Tuttle) Eitel

(Nov 29, 1936 - Oct 17, 2015)

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Eathel Vauncille "Tobey" (Tuttle) Eitel, 78, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Saturday (October 17, 2015) at Twin Pines Adult Care Center in Kirksville.

The daughter of Carl Franklin and Lora Aline (Sullivan) Tuttle, she was born November 29, 1936 in Kirksville, Missouri. On June 10, 1956, Vauncille was united in marriage to Hugh Eitel and to this union two children were born.

Vauncille was raised on a farm north of Gifford, Missouri. She was a ...

Forrest Edward Eitel

(Nov 18, 1925 - Dec 10, 2017)

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Forrest Edward Eitel, 92, of Queen City, Missouri, passed away Sunday, December 10, 2017 at Twin Pines Adult Care Center in Kirksville.

Born November 18, 1925 in Green Castle, Missouri, Forrest was the son of the late Sherman John and Iva Queen (Martin) Eitel. On March 26, 1948 in Kirksville, Missouri, Forrest was united in marriage to Nola Mae Ames.

Forrest is survived by his wife of sixty-nine years; one daughter and son-in-law, Joyce and ...

James Mark Eitel

(Feb 16, 1956 - Jan 12, 2016)

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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 ...

G. Louise (Neuendorf) Ellis

(Jul 17, 1920 - Jan 15, 2015)

G. Louise (Neuendorf) Ellis, 94, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Thursday (January 15, 2015) at her home under Hospice care.

The daughter of Walter and Ella (Storck) Neuendorf, she was born July 17, 1920 in St. Peter, Illinois. On August 4, 1940 in Decatur, Illinois, Louise was united in marriage to Charles G. “Jed” Ellis who preceded her in death on December 18, 1989. She was also preceded in death by her parents; one daughter ...

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 ...

Eva Bell Ellsworth

(Sep 05, 1929 - Jan 28, 2013)

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Eva Bell (Williams) Ellsworth, 83, of Novinger, Missouri, passed away Monday (January 28, 2013) at Twin Pines Adult Care Center in Kirksville.

The daughter of Ruben and Edna (Ferrell) Williams, she was born September 5, 1929 in Green Castle, Missouri. She was united in marriage to Aldo Ellsworth who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her parents; three sisters, Rosine Brookbank, Margaret Thurman and Frances Williams and four brothers, Herman ...

Loretta Jean Ellsworth

(Jan 11, 1928 - May 20, 2012)

Loretta Jean Ellsworth, 84, of Novinger, Missouri, passed away Sunday (May 20, 2012) at Boone Hospital in Columbia, Missouri.

On January 11, 1928 in Ringo Point, Missouri, Loretta was born the daughter of William Floyd and Laura Mary (Thompson) Daniels. On April 6, 1947 in Kirksville, Missouri, Loretta was united in marriage to Leslie Curtis ElLoretta Jean Ellsworth, 84, of Novinger, Missouri, was called to her Heavenly home Sunday (May 20, 2012) at Boone Hospital ...

James Stewart Elmslie

(Dec 30, 1930 - Oct 01, 2017)

James Stewart Elmslie, 86, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Sunday, October 1, 2017 at Twin Pines Adult Care Center in Kirksville.

The son of Wallace and Hazel (Stewart) Elmslie, he was born December 30, 1930 in Quincy, Illinois. He was united in marriage to Jean Elmslie who preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Alice Schaller.

James is survived by two sons, Keith Elmslie of Kirksville ...

Benjamin Thomas Elrod

(Jul 30, 1982 - Jan 10, 2015)

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Benjamin T. Elrod, 32, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away unexpectedly, Saturday (January 10, 2015) at his home.

The son of Gary and Cora (Hanson) Elrod, he was born July 30, 1982 in Rolla, Missouri.

Ben is survived by his parents, Gary and Cora Elrod of Kirksville, MO; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Hannah and Thomas Roberti of Phoenix, AZ, and Kate and Drew White of Omaha, NE; one niece, Winnie White; his grandmother, Verna Elrod of ...

Richard Lyndelle Elvington

(Jun 25, 1937 - Sep 30, 2017)

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Richard Lyndelle Elvington, 81, of Queen City, Missouri, passed away Sunday, September 30, 2018 at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville.

Born June 25, 1937 in Lake View, South Carolina, Richard was the son of the late Franklin and Ila (Lane) Elvington. On April 14, 1986 in Sandford, North Carolina, Richard was united in marriage to Faye (Solomon) Atchley.

Richard is survived by his wife, Faye of thirty-two years; five sons and three daughters-in-law, Chad ...

Richard "Dick" Oliver Erwin

(Mar 20, 1946 - Sep 06, 2018)

Richard "Dick" Oliver Erwin, 72, of Greentop, Missouri, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, September 6, 2018 in Greentop, Missouri.

Dick was born in Kirksville, Missouri, March 20, 1946 the son of the late Richard Alva and Velma Ethel (Shahan) Erwin.

Dick was a graduate from Kirksville High School with the Class of 1964. He served his country in the United State Air Force in the Philippines and after serving returned to his farm in Adair County ...

Lindell Ray "Butch" Estes

(Jun 25, 1950 - Oct 06, 2015)

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Lindell Ray "Butch" Estes, 65, of Hurdland, Missouri, passed away Tuesday (October 6, 2015) at his home.

The son of Leborn and Sara Mae (Bratcher) Estes he was born June 25, 1950 in Piggott, Arkansas. His parents have preceded him in death.

Butch is survived by one son Lindell Lenny Estes Jr. of Collinsville, IL; two daughters, Tracy Lynn Horn of St. Charles, MO and Crystal Mae Estes of Hurdland, MO; two brothers, Randall Gale ...

Wilda Elta (Eskra) Evans

(Feb 29, 1924 - Jun 21, 2016)

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Wilda Elta (Eskra) Evans, 92, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Tuesday (June 21, 2016) at Kirksville Manor Care Center in Kirksville.

Wilda was born February 29, 1924 in Novinger, Missouri, the daughter of the late Matthew and Angelina (Iskra) Eskra. On February 19, 1949 in Macon, Missouri, Wilda was united in marriage to Virgil M. Evans who preceded her in death on March 9, 1985. She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Ladislov ...

Betty Joyce (Graham) Ewing

(Dec 22, 2014 - Jun 15, 2014)

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Betty Joyce (Graham) Ewing, 90, a long-time resident of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away Sunday (June 15, 2014) at Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville with family at her side.

The daughter of Roscoe and Ethel (Truitt) Graham, Betty was born on a farm in Adair County, Missouri on December 22, 1923.

Betty was a graduate from Kirksville High School with the Class of 1941. She married Hillis Edward Ewing on December 1, 1941.

Betty started ...