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    Roberta Renshaw

    Mrs. Roberta Lou Renshaw, age 85 of Bolivar, MO, passed away Wednesday, September 18, 2019, at Citizens Memorial Healthcare Facility Bolivar, MO. She was born April 9, 1934, in Michigan to Hilbert and Grace Velda (Wells) Hoffman. She was a member and attended Harvest Assembly of God Church in Fair Play, MO. She is preceded in death by her parents; her two sons: David Douglas Renshaw, and Larry David Renshaw; a brother Marlin Hoffman; and her husband Albert Renshaw. Graveside services will be held at 10:00 am Monday, September 23, 2019, at the Mt. View Cemetery Polk, MO. There will be no visitation. Online condolences may be made at: www.greenlawnfuneralhome.com.…

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    Lela Randolph -Dyl

    Lela Mae Randolph Dyl of St Robert, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, Sept 17, 2019. She was a resident of the Baptist Home in Ozark, MIssouri, at the time of her death. Lela was born in Big Piney, Missouri, on January 26, 1933, to Boss and Lena Page. Upon graduating from Waynesville HIgh School, she married Charles Randolph. They led an adventurous life together and at one time operated three asphalt race tracks, a dry cleaners and then finally a dump truck corporation. Upon Charlie’s death she volunteered many hours at the Waynesville/St Robert Senior Center. Lela is survived by two daughters: Cathy Gasparac, wife of David Gasparac, of Shelby, Ohio,…

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    Clifford Inscore

    Clifford A. Inscore born August 8, 1932, went to his heavenly home, September 17, 2019. A Korean War Veteran, and Air Force Airman 1st Class, Cliff was an American Patriot, God fearing Christian, lover of family, farmer and animal lover. Cliff married his sweetheart, Bea Short, in Fort Worth, Texas, March 13, 1955, and had 4 children together. In 1970 Cliff and Bea moved the family to Missouri to raise their children to know and understand Dad’s passion of farm life! Cliff was preceded in death by his parents, 6 siblings, and son-in-law, Gary North. Cliff precedes wife, Bea Inscore, of Springfield, MO, Twyla and Randy Power Reese & Melissa…

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    Lorean Brobisky

    Lorean Mary Brobisky, 99, Willard, MO. passed away Wednesday, September 17, 2019, after a short illness. She was born in Oklahoma, on July 31, 1920, to James and Mary (Muse) Alcorn. She was a homemaker and she was a long-time member of Hamlin Memorial Baptist Church. Lorean was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Virgil, a grandson:Jeremy Glenn, a sister: Ailean, five brothers: Bill, Bud, Raymond, Jack, and Cecil. She is survived by her son Jeff Brobisky and his wife, Colleen, and two daughters: Susan Glenn and her husband, Phillip, and Linda Collins, her grandchildren: Cory Brobisky, Devin Glenn and his wife Jen, and Marv Crow, a brother:…

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    Henry Perkins

    Henry “Louis” Perkins, 72, passed away Saturday, September 14th at his home in Nixa, Mo. He was born to Lester and Leona (Wilson) Perkins on December 30, 1946 in Springfield, Mo. A graduate of Glendale High School, he served in the U.S. Air Force from 1965, during the Vietnam War, and was honorably discharged in 1969. He met and married his wife in 1966 while stationed in Charleston, W.V. In 1978 he earned a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration from Columbia College. He worked at Chiles Tractor in Springfield, Mo for 18 years. In 1995 he and Diane left Springfield to start a career in commercial construction. At the time…

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    Virginia Lemmon

    Virginia Mae Lemmon 86, Springfield, MO. passed away in her home, Monday, September 16, 2019, after a long illness. She was born in Polk County, Mo. on July 3, 1933, to Mayhew and Lera Mae (Hurd) Lemmon. She was an area resident all of her life. She was a long-time member of the Berean Baptist Church. Virginia was a retired Dental Office Manager. She practiced in the dental community for 53 years, until her retirement in December 2011. Her exceptional loyalty and dedication to her job was impressive. As each patient entered the doors, they were greeted with her warm smile, caring heart and the personal attention only Virginia could…

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    Velta Mae Beal Melrose

    Velta Mae Beal Melrose was born on October 19, 1934 in Springfield, MO to Earl & Blossom Agee and passed away September 17, 2019. She was the youngest of seven siblings. She was preceded in death by her parents, an infant sister, two sisters: Betty Sothern & Eleanor Callaway, and three brothers: Bud Agee, Ed Agee, & Ted Agee. She was also preceded in death by her first husband of 35 years and father of her children: Marvin Beal, and her second husband of 22 years: Thomas Melrose; a grandson: Bryson Anstine and a great grandson: Xander Beal. She is survived by her two daughters: Marsha (Fred) Anstine & Debbie…

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    Bernice Gibson

    Bernice Gibson 85, Pleasant Hope, MO. passed away in her home on Sunday, September 15, 2019. She was born in Springfield, Mo. on August 29, 1934, to Samuel and Pearl (Campbell) Curry. She was a housekeeper for Mt. Vernon Park Care Center for many years. She sold Avon for many years also. She enjoyed sewing and crafts and reading her Bible every day. Bernice was preceded in death by her parents, her husband; Eugene Gibson, one son, a grand-daughter and a grandson, and her five siblings: Samuel Curry, Virgil Curry, George Curry, Bertha Westmorland, and Burnis Gibson Sr. and several other family members. She is survived by four daughters: Sharon…

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    Pauline Judge

    Mrs. Pauline C. Judge, age 91, of Pittsburg, MO, formerly of Joliet, IL, passed away Monday, September 16, 2019, at Citizens Memorial Healthcare Facility Bolivar, MO. She was born February 8, 1928, in Elmdale, KS, to George and Cora (Scott) Buckley. She was united in marriage to Howarth Judge in 1952, and to this union five children were born. She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband Howarth Judge; one grandson Tom Marcinica; and four brothers and sisters: Herb Buckley, George Buckley, Evelyn Haverfield, and Margaret Watts. She is survived by her five children: Maureen Ott, John Judge, Kathleen Judge-Ohmart, Steven Judge, and Pat Marcinica; Six grandchildren, and…

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    Bobby Colson

    Bobby Jean Colson, age 88, of Springfield went home to be with his Lord and Savior, on Friday, September 13th, 2019 at Spring Valley Health Care. Bobby was born April 5, 1931 in Springfield, MO to Clyde Henry and Martha Grace Colson. He graduated from Springfield Senior High School in 1949. He was united in marriage to Vetha May Etheridge on September 24, 1950. Bobby retired from Lily Tulip in 1986 after 36 years of employment. After retrirng from Lily Tulip, he worked for Commerical Pastics in Republic. He loved his family there, and UBob would drop by for donuts to visit after retirng from there. He was a member…

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    Lisa Merritt

    Lisa Marie Merritt went home to be with the Lord Tuesday, September 10, 2019. Lisa was born on January 18, 1986 in Brandon FL. Her family moved to Springfield, Missouri in July of 1986. Lisa accepted Jesus as her personal Lord and Savior when she was 5 years old. She attended Willard for the duration of her schooling. While attending Willard High School, she became very involved the music department. Lisa had a beautiful voice and enjoyed sharing music with those she loved. Lisa graduated in 2004 and continued on to the University of Arkansas and Southwest Baptist University. If you had the privilege of being loved by Lisa, you…

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    Lisa Merritt

    Lisa Marie Merritt went home to be with the Lord Tuesday, September 10, 2019. Lisa was born on January 18, 1986 in Brandon FL. Her family moved to Springfield, Missouri in July of 1986. Lisa accepted Jesus as her personal Lord and Savior when she was 5 years old. She attended Willard for the duration of her schooling. While attending Willard High School, she became very involved the music department. Lisa had a beautiful voice and enjoyed sharing music with those she loved. Lisa graduated in 2004 and continued on to the University of Arkansas and Southwest Baptist University. If you had the privilege of being loved by Lisa, you…

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    Charlie Lindsey

    Charlie Burton Lindsey 78, Strafford, MO. passed away Friday, September 11, 2019 in his home, after a long illness. Charlie was born in Willard, MO. on June 7, 1941, to Basil Burton and Hazel V. (Willoughby) Lindsey. Charlie was a member of Crossway Baptist Church. He was a retired journeyman machinist, for Paul Mueller Company. Charlie was preceded in death by his parents and two brother-in-laws: Chuck and Paul Tabor. He is survived by his wife, Patricia “Pat” (Thomas) Lindsey, his son, Chuck Lindsey, two daughters: Cynthia Hillenburg and her husband, Mark, and Melinda (Mindy) Hooge and her husband, Perry, 13 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren, two sisters: Rosalee Tabor and…

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    Charlie Lindsey

    Charlie Burton Lindsey 78, Strafford, MO. passed away Friday, September 11, 2019 in his home, after a long illness. Charlie was born in Willard, MO. on June 7, 1941, to Basil Burton and Hazel V. (Willoughby) Lindsey. Charlie was a member of Crossway Baptist Church. He was a retired journeyman machinist, for Paul Mueller Company. Charlie was preceded in death by his parents and two brother-in-laws: Chuck and Paul Tabor. He is survived by his wife, Patricia “Pat” (Thomas) Lindsey, his son, Chuck Lindsey, two daughters: Cynthia Hillenburg and her husband, Mark, and Melinda (Mindy) Hooge and her husband, Perry, 13 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren, two sisters: Rosalee Tabor and…

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    Kathleen Boysen

    Kathleen Mary Gandrud Boysen, 80, was born March 14, 1939 in Redwood Falls, MN. and passed away on September 12, 2019 in Springfield, Mo. She was a daughter of Arvid and Helen Gandrud. She was proceeded to Heaven by her Father and Mother and her Husband, Howard Boysen. Kathleen grew up in Redwood Falls, MN. and moved West with her family in 1953 to Phoenix, AZ. In the summer of 1959, she married Howard C Boysen in Phoenix, AZ. They made their home in Bonita, CA and Springfield, MO. Kathleen is survived by her two daughters, Melinda and Stacy; son Steven; and 22 grand and great-grandchildren. Kathleen’s hobbies included cooking,…

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    Gena Baker

    Gena Lea (Majerus) Baker, age 49, of Springfield passed away Saturday, September 7th, 2019. Gena was born April 6, 1970 in Rochester MN to Jerome Karel and Carol Majerus. GMG High School in Garwin, IA, She attended Cosmetology School. She was united in marriage to Lance Baker April 7, 2001 in Springfield, MO. She was currently working for Cintas Uniforms. She and Lance were Members of the Carpenters House, Willard, MO. She enjoyed collecting Knick Knacks and stuffed animals. Her greatest love was spending time with her family. Survivors include her loving husband, Lance Baker of the home; three children, Jess Baethke and husband Cameron, Austin Baker, and Brianna Mason;…

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    Rexine McPhail

    Rexine Jeanette McPhail age 76 of Merriam Woods, Missouri passed away on September 8, 2018. Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Greenlawn Funeral Home in Branson. She was born on January 14, 1943 in Stafford, Kansas the daughter of Warren and Chlora Stewart Smith. She had been a resident of the area for several years. Rexine had worked for several years a a ER nurse and had also worked at Walmart, and Country Mart in Branson. A Celebration of her life will be held at a later date.

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    Vernon Ireton

    Vernon Nolan Ireton, age 67, of Springfield passed away Monday, September 9th, 2019 at Mercy . Nolan was born July 3, 1952 in Orange County, CA toVernon Nolan and Melba.(Hendrix) Ireton. Nolan grew up in Conway, MO. He was a proud veteran servicng in the United States Marine Corp, Navy, and Army National Guard. Survivors include his loving wife, Cheryl of the home; two sons, Jeff Ireton and Adam Ireton; colse family friend Donald Clemons; one brother, Steve Ireton; and a host of family and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister. Graveside services will be held Friday September 20, 2019, at 1:00 pm in…

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    Chloe Gaddis

    Chloe Marie Gaddis was born August 7, 1925 and moved gracefully into her new life on September 9, 2019. She was the daughter of Lee and Kate Barnes of Crane, Mo. and was married to Orvid Gaddis of Mountain Grove, Mo. on November 10, 1946. She is survived by five children: Orvia Letterman, David Gaddis, Tommy Gaddis, Deniece Breckner, and Kirk Gaddis, 8 grandchildren; Danton Letterman, Jana Summey, Alechia Gaddis, Brigett Kirkhaug, Collin Breckner, Nicklaus Gaddis, Koby Gaddis, and Tanner Gaddis; 2 great-grandchildren; Trevor Letterman and Carter Letterman and 3 brothers: Van, Lynn and Kenneth Barnes, a special sister, Wanda Moritz, and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in…

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    Linda Booth

    Linda “Sue” Booth, age 76, of Nixa Missouri passed away Tuesday, September 10th, 2019 in her home. Sue was raised in Walnut Grove, MO by parents Oscar and Carrie Looney. She graduated high school in Morrisville, Missouri. Survivors include her loving husband, Randy Booth of the house, one daughter Cristy Page of Nixa, MO, two grandchildren, Ciera and Parker of Nixa, MO, and one brother, Gary Looney of Danville AR. Sue was preceded in death by her parents, Oscar and Carrie Looney, one son Clinton Stirewalt, and one brother Donald Looney. Funeral Services for Sue will be held Sunday, September 15th, 2019 at 11:00 a.m in Greenlawn Funeral Home South;…

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    Terry Beezley

    Terry Lynn Beezley Sr. 59, Springfield, MO. passed away Sunday, September 8, 2019. A life-long area resident, Terry was born in Springfield, Mo. on August 3, 1960, to Jack E. and Alta Mae (Deckard) Beezley. He was disabled for many years, but loved the great outdoors, fishing and hunting. He was an avid Kansas City Chiefs fan and loved spending time with his family. Terry was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Marilyn Beezley, and his mother and father-in-law. He is survived by his three sons: Terry L. Beezley Jr. and his fiance, Jodi, Jason Beezley and his wife Lisa, and Justin Beezley and his wife, Keisha, his…

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    Harriet Gedstad

    Mrs. Harriet June Gedstad, age 89 of Bolivar, MO, passed away Thursday, September 5, 2019, in her home. She was born on June 18th, 1930, at home in Tyler, MN, to Harry and Marie Ellgen who precede her in death. Harriet Ellgen married Don Gedstad (who precedes her in death) at First Lutheran Church, Sioux Falls, SD, on Nov. 19, 1949. The marriage produced three sons: Brian L. Gedstad, now deceased, Mark E. Gedstad, Quincey, IL, and Scott A. Gedstad, Dadeville, MO; and two grandsons in Quincey, IL; and one sister Fern also survives her. Harriet worked as a department store office worker for six years. Then, as the children…

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    Lowell Noblitt

    Mr. Lowell Noblitt, age 85 of Bolivar, MO, passed away Monday, September 9, 2019, in his home. He was born October 13, 1933, in Polk County to Delbert and Rachel Ellen (Inglis) Noblitt. He was united in marriage to Bonnie J. Ingram January 30, 1956, and to this union four children were born. He is a US Army Korean War veteran, and a member of Sentinel Missionary Baptist Church. He loved and worked the farm most of his life. He and Bonnie owned the Noblitt Dry Cleaners in Bolivar for over 30 years. He is preceded in death by his parents; his wife of 53 years Bonnie J. Noblitt; a…

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    Grover DeShazo

    Grover Earl DeShazo, 79, of Springfield passed away in his home on Friday, September 6, 2019, after a long battle with heart disease. Grover was united in marriage to Barbara (Bobbie), his wife of 61 years. Grover is survived by his loving wife Bobbie; sister-in-laws, who he thought of as daughters, Debbie Eckert and husband Robert, Dawna Gomez and husband Harvey, of Springfield, MO; brother-in-laws Douglas Smith and wife Tina of Sykesville, MD; and Bill Beck of Shell Knob , MO. He also many nieces and nephews. From an early age, Grover knew the meaning and value of hard work. He was a machinist and electrician and worked for Reyco…

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    Roger Dick

    Roger Lee Dick 78, Springfield, MO. Passed away Sunday, September 8, 2019. He was born October 2, 1940 in Salina Kansas. He was a retired wrecker driver and mechanic.He was preceded in death by his parents, two daughters: Debra Dick and Shelia Akin, a grandson James R. Dick and three brothers and a half sister. Roger is survived by his wife, Delores, three daughters: Cathy Webb and her husband James, Connie Romine and Rhonda Dick, two sons: Roger Lee Dick and his girl friend Kristina, and Ronnie Dick, 19 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, September 11, 2019, at Greenlawn…

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    Jeffrey Denney

    Jeffrey Adam Denney, age 38, of Battlefield passed away Wednesday, September 4th, 2019 at Mercy Hospital. Jeff was born February 20, 1981 in Tulsa Oklahoma, to Mark and Marlene Denney. Jeff worked for Denney’s Harley-Davidson for several years. He enjoyed riding motorcycles and bicycles and loved working on motorcycles and bikes. He will always be remembered for his kind heart, he loved to help other people. Jeff was a free spirit who lived life on his own terms. Survivors include his loving parents, Mark and Marlene Denney; a son, Draven Denney; a sister, Amanda Stehle and husband Brian; brother, Chris Denney; one niece, Sara Stehle; best friend Josh Wiles and…

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    Laura Roades

    Laura Diane (Stucke ) Roades, age 50, of Springfield passed away Thursday, September 5th, 2019. Laura was born October 9, 1968 in Phoenix, AZ to Arthur and Sharon Stucke . She is survived by her two sons, Matthew Spaccamonti and Justin Warren, both of Missouri, her father, Arthur Stucke of Colorado, sisters; Mary Willett (CO), Barbara Simms (CO), and Cara Coyle (MO), and her brothers; William Stucke (CO) and David Stucke (CO). She is also survived by two beautiful granddaughters that were her whole heart and world; Ally and Isabella, and many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews and was loved by all. Laura was a devoted mother,…

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    Martha Black

    On Tuesday, September 3, 2019, Martha (Robbins) Black, loving wife and mother of five children, passed away at age 71. Martha was born on August 2, 1948 in Derby, KS to Ralph and Clara Ethel (Garrett) Robbins. She grew up in Springfield, Missouri from the age of two, where she became a Licensed Practical Nurse. She attended Central Bible College from 1968 to 1970, where she met her husband. She married William (Bill) Black on June 20, 1970 and they had five children, Joy DeBoard, Deborah Lundstrom, Mark Black, Naomi and Jonny Edpao, Hannah and Jay Hawkins. Martha had a passion for God and family. She was known for her…

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    Elizabeth Turner

    Elizabeth Ann Turner (Campbell), 76, Springfield MO, went to be with her Lord and Savior on September 3, 2019. She was born on November 7, 1942, in Sherman, TX, to Trenlin Campbell and Mary Morales-Moreno (Campbell). Elizabeth graduated from Sherman (TX) High School in 1961 and married Clyde Turner on September 7, 1961. She moved to Springfield, MO in 1962 with her husband and later attended the Burge School of Nursing. Elizabeth was a nurse for forty-eight years in Texas, Illinois and Missouri, retiring in 2010, after working over twenty-seven years for Dr. Kobby Kobbermann. Elizabeth was a beautifully caring and compassionate woman who dearly loved being a nurse and…

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    Jeffery Denney

    Jeffery Adam Denney, age 38, of Battlefield passed away Wednesday, September 4th, 2019 at Mercy Hospital. Jeff was born February 20, 1981 in Tulsa Oklahoma, to Mark and Marlene Denney. Jeff worked for Denneya??s Harley-Davidson for several years. He enjoyed riding motorcycles and bicycles and loved working on motorcycles and bikes. He will always be remembered for his kind heart, he loved to help other people. Jeff was a free spirit who lived life on his own terms. Survivors include his loving parents, Mark and Marlene Denney; a son, Draven Denney; a sister, Amanda Stehle and husband Brian; brother, Chris Denney; one niece, Sara Stehle; best friend Josh Wiles and…