• Spingfield

    Patricia Johnson

    Patricia S. Johnson, 80, of Springfield passed away February 17, 2019 in her home. She was born November 10, 1938 in Wellsville, MO to Duley and Kathryn Snyder. Patricia was a graduate of Mexico High in 1956. She was united in marriage to William M. Johnson on March 14, 1960 in Kansas City, KS. Pat owned and operated Hillbilly Ceramics in Ozark, MO for several years, she retired in 2001 from Lady Baltimore Foods. Survivors include two children, Bill Johnson and Debi Gullett , Springfield, MO and Kathy Johnson, Springfield, MO; one cousin Bill Linebaugh and wife Jean; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her…

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    Edna Mashburn

    Edna May Mashburn (Frady) went to be with her lord and Savior on February 17,2019. She was preceded in death by her parents William T. and Nancy Elizabeth Frady as well as her husband Robert L. Mashburn Sr. She is survived by her two sons Robert L. Mashburn, Jr and wife Kay, and Richard A. Mashburn and wife Sandy, her siblings; Alva Del Sesto, Polly Martin, Bell Rochester, Sue Frizell and William T. Frady Jr. as well as a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, numerous other relatives and countless friends whom she loved dearly. Edna worked for the Lily Tulip Cup Corporation for 35 years and was a longtime member…

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    Delores Fittro

    Delores “Dee” Jean Fittro (Hale), age 78, of Springfield MO passed away peacefully, surrounded by family in her home on February, 17th, 2019. She was born to the late Mary P Maxwell (Brumfield) and Albert F Hale on June 30th, 1940 in Springfield MO. Dee was a homemaker, dedicated wife, loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Over the years Dee became known as a remarkable cook and loved tending to her flowers, often you could find her browsing the local antique stores. Some of her other past time favorites were going to lunch with the “girls,” as well as spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. But what she…

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    Juanita Mayhall

    Juanita (Tillie) Mayhall died in her home on February 17, 2019. She was the second of three children born to Eugene and Norma Fulgham. Prior to starting school, the family moved around a lot but in 1932 they moved and stayed in Birmingham. She attended Phillips High School where she met her future husband Ernest (Jack) Mayhall. They married in 1949 after Jack returned from his tour in Italy. They moved to Memphis where they had two children. After Memphis, the Frisco RR transferred them to Amory, Overland Park and Tulsa. In 1965 Jack left the Frisco and they moved to Springfield. Tillie was a stay at home mom, enjoying…

  • Columbia

    Edna Cooper, 1922-2019

    Edna Muriel (Crouch) Cooper, 96, went home to be with her Heavenly Father on Monday, Feb. 4, 2019, 1:00 p.m. at Macon Health Care Center, Macon.Memorial services were held at the Unionville Methodist Church in Unionville, on Saturday, Feb. 9.Edna was born on March 11, 1922, in Mystic, CT, to Anna and Herbert Crouch.Edna graduated from Norwich Free Academy in Norwich, CT. Edna attended Simpson Bible Institute (piano classes) in Seattle.Edna was a […]

  • Columbia

    Don Esslinger, 1932-2019

    Donald Louis Esslinger, 86, of Kearney, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019 in Liberty.A Celebration of Life will be held Friday, Feb. 22, from 3:00-5:00 p.m. at Westbrook Care Center, 401 S Platte Clay Way, Kearney, MO. (Enter through the 700-800 doors.) A graveside service with military honors on Feb 23, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at the Number 8 Cemetery, 2371 KS-58, Madison, KS.Don was born on August 13, 1932 to Charles and Kathryn (Wohlschlegel) Esslinger of Madison, KS. […]

  • Columbia

    Sally Lindahl, 1953-2019

    Sara “Sally” Lindahl, 65, of Columbia, passed on Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019.Private graveside services were held Saturday, Feb. 16, at the Millersburg Baptist Cemetery in Millersburg.Sally was born in Kansas City, KS on Dec. 10, 1953 to Rhodes and Billie Sue Barbarick and they preceded her in death.On Jan. 21, 1972, she married Everett “Butch” Lindahl in Phoenix. She spent her life as a homemaker, mother and loving companion for close to 50 years. Sally was a […]