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    Larry Southerland

    Larry Southerland MOSCOW MILLS, Mo. — Larry G. Southerland, 77, died at Progress West in O’Fallon, Mo., on July 18, 2019. Born April 1, 1942, to the late Melvin and Wilma Lois Thrower Southerland, he lived in Moscow Mills for many years and was a retired custodian with the Fort Zumwalt School District…

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    Alan Long

    Alan Long LEESBURG, Ala. — Alan Eugene Long, age 69, passed away July 14, 2019, at Riverview Regional Medical Center in Gadsden. He was born July 26, 1949, in Grayridge, Mo., to the late James Ray Long and Electa Karma “Kay” Long (McCoy) where he resided with his younger brother, Gary Long…

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    Nellie Vinson

    Nellie Vinson CANTON, Ga. — Nellie Darlene Vinson, age 91, a longtime resident of Sikeston, Mo., passed away peacefully in Canton on June 29, 2019, with family by her side. She was born Aug. 7, 1927, in Clarksville, Ark., and was the daughter of John and Flossie Vangilder…

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    Carl Western

    Carl Western SIKESTON — Carl Gene Western, 70, died July 18, 2019, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Born Dec. 3, 1948, in Bement, son of the late Jim and Carrie Carlyle Western, he had served in the United States Army. Survivors include: one son, James Western of Wamego, Kan.; one daughter and son-in-law, Robin and David Hart of Matthews; two sisters, Mable Holmes of Sikeston and Burma Baker of Jackson; and four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren…

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    Georgia Marvel

    Georgia Marvel CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. — Georgia Querita Marvel, 83, died July 17, 2019, at Fountainbleau Lodge in Cape Girardeau. Born Sept. 28, 1935, in Hartman, Ark., daughter of the late John William and Jessie Jane Dorney Scott, she had lived in the Grayridge area for many years. She worked as a CNA at the Reeves Nursing Home and was of the Christian belief…

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    Vicky Sherrod

    Vicky Sherrod BELLA VISTA, Ark. — Gertrude Virginia “Vicky” Sherrod, 94, died July 16, 2019, in Bella Vista. Born Sept. 22, 1924, in Memphis, Tenn., she was the daughter of the late Frank Ardell Eaton and Wilma Lorena Moore Eaton. On Nov. 18, 1943, in Marion, she married Joseph Dave Sherrod, who preceded her in death…

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    Regina Spier

    Regina Spier BENTON, Mo. — Regina Morene Spier, 73, July 16, 2019, at Clearview Nursing Center in Sikeston. Born March 3, 1946, at Morehouse, daughter of Morris B. and Bessie M. Downs Johnson, she worked at Havco Wood Products in Scott City. She first married Steven Johnson, who preceded her in death, and she later married Robert Spier who also preceded her in death. …

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    Lois Littrell

    Lois Littrell MARSTON, Mo. — Lois Littrell, 88, died July 14, 2019, at her home in Marston. Born Jan. 10, 1931, in Marston, she was the daughter of the late Jack and Ora DeRousse Campbell. On April 12, 1947, in Corning, Ark., she married Redford “Red” Littrell who preceded her in death on Aug. 5, 1995…

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    James Bartholomew

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    Mildred Wilhite

    Mildred Wilhite ROCKVIEW, Mo. — Mildred Mattlene Wilhite, 92, died July 14, 2019, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Born Jan. 23, 1927, in McGee, daughter of the late Robert T. Young and Cecile McDaniel Young, she was a homemaker and member of the Grace United Methodist Church…

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    Aaron Lawrence

    Aaron Lawrence OLIVE BRANCH, Miss. — Aaron Kyle “Ribz” Lawrence, 38, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., died June 30, 2019. Born Nov. 7, 1980, in Memphis, Tenn., he was the son of Ann Grimes and the late Timothy “Nibbs” Lawrence and had lived in Sikeston for several years…

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    Ronnie Lane

    Ronnie Lane LEXINGTON, Ky. — Ronnie Wayne Lane, 68, formerly of Charleston, Mo., died July 8, 2019, at UK Chandler Medical Center in Lexington. Born April 18, 1951, in Cairo, Ill., son of the late Harry D. Lane and Bell Dyer Lane, he had lived in Charleston most of his life and had been employed in construction…

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    Darren Buckner

    Darren Buckner CHARLESTON, Mo. — Darren “Digger” Buckner age 52, passed away on July 13, 2019, at St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis. Born June 16, 1967, in Charleston, he was the the late Warren and Delores Faye Walker Buckner. Survivors include: two sons and two daughters-in-law, Wade and Leatha Buckner of Jackson and Dwight and Chelsea Buckner of Matthews; one brother, Dwight E. …

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    Willie Harris

    Willie Harris POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. — Willie D. Harris, 57, died July, 10, 2019, in Sikeston. Born June 27, 1962, son of the late Lula Mae Harris and Frank Dawkins, he was a graduate of Poplar Bluff High School and employed as a commercial truck driver. Survivors include: two sons, Marcus (Jassmine) Johnson and Aaron Johnson; one daughter, Samantha Schaefer; three brothers, Frank Harris, Elijah Harris and Nathaniel Harris; one sister, Noanna Harris; his former spouse, Shirley Harris; and 11 grand…

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    Judith Ralph

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    Doris Woods

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    Larry Hanback

    Larry Hanback SCOTT CITY, Mo. — Larry D. Hanback, 57, died July 13, 2019, at his home in Scott City. Born Sept. 6, 1961, in Sikeston, son of Jane Hanback and the late Doyle Hanback, he was a former engineer for Union Pacific Railroad. On May 27, 1982, in Benton, he married Pamela M. Wagoner, who survives of the home…

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    James Petit

    James Petit PUXICO, Mo. — James Petit, 89, died July 12, 2019, at his home near Puxico. Born Jan. 14, 1930, in Waterbury, Conn., son of the late Leonard and Natalie Flynn Petit, he had been a world traveler before making his home in Puxico. He was a veteran of the U. S. Air Force, a member of the V.F.W. Post 1991, Disabled American Veterans and the Paragould Pilots Association…