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Obituaries from October 2009

Timothy O'Neal (10/30/09)
SIKESTON - Timothy Paul O'Neal, 33, died at 12:53 a.m. Oct. 29, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are with the Blanchard Funeral Chapel. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Juanita McClain (10/30/09)
CHAFFEE - Juanita McClain, 79, died Oct. 28, 2009, at the Chaffee Nursing Center. The Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee is in charge of arrangements. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Lora Bizzell (10/30/09)
SIKESTON -- Lora Bizzell, 91, died at 12:05 a.m. Oct. 29, 2009, at the Miner Nursing Center. Arrangements are with Nunnelee Funeral Chapel. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Mattie Gaskins (10/30/09)
BLOOMFIELD - Mattie L. Tilley Gaskins, 77, died Oct. 28, 2009, at Southern Healthcare in Dexter. Funeral arrangements are with at the Chiles-Cooper Funeral Home in Bloomfield. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Lucille Morris (10/30/09)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Lucille Woodard Morris, 89, died at 3:15 a.m. Oct. 30, 2009, in the East Prairie Nursing Center. Arrangements are with the Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Peggy Basinger (10/30/09)
SIKESTON -- Peggy Lee Basinger, 65, died at 3:44 p.m. Oct. 29, 2009, at her home in Sikeston. Blanchard Funeral Chapel in Sikeston is in charge of arrangements. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Imogene Grim (10/30/09)
DEXTER -- Pallbearers at services conducted Wednesday at Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter for Imogene Grim, 81, who died Oct. 25, 2009, were: Corey Tucker, Kelly Tucker, Terry Wayne Grim, Jimmy Sanders, Charles Sanders and Allen Wilson.
Catherine Williams (10/30/09)
DEXTER -- Pallbearers for services conducted on Thursday at Watkins and Sons Chapel in Dexter for Catherine Williams 85, who died on Oct. 27, 2009, were Paul Shelby, Kim Hart, Horace Odom, Jason Ward, Jason South and James Sims.
James Bolden (10/29/09)
EAST PRAIRIE - The Rev. James A. Bolden, 84, died at 10:25 p.m. Oct. 26, 2009, at the Rehab and Care Center in Murphysboro, Ill. Funeral arrangements are with the McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
James Stallings (10/29/09)
DE SOTO -- James Weldon Stallings, 70, died Oct. 24, 2009, at De Soto. Funeral arrangements are with the Shelby Funeral Home of East Prairie. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Timothy O'Neal (10/29/09)
SIKESTON -- Timothy Paul O'Neal, 33, died at 12:53 a.m. Oct. 29, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Blanchard Funeral Chapel.
Lora Bizzell (10/29/09)
SIKESTON - Lora Bizzell, 91, died Oct. 29, 2009, at the Miner Nursing Center. Arrangements are incomplete at the Nunnelee Funeral Chapel.
Jenny Cokenour (10/29/09)
NEW MADRID -- Jenny Nadine Morgan Cokenour, 96, died Oct. 28, 2009, at Golden Living Center in New Madrid. Funeral arrangements are with the Richards Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Catherine Williams (10/29/09)
DEXTER -- Catherine L. Williams, 85, formerly of Morehouse, died Oct. 27, 2009, at the Golden Living Center in Dexter. Funeral arrangements are with the Watkins and Sons Funeral Chapel. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Phil Sweatt (10/28/09)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Phillip Ray "Phil" Sweatt, 55, died Oct. 26, 2009, at his home. Funeral arrangements are with the DeLisle Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Bertha Merrick (10/28/09)
ELLISVILLE -- Bertha D. Merrick, 90, formerly of Charleston, died Oct. 26, 2009 at St. Luke's Hospital in Chesterfield. Funeral arrangements are with the McMikle Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
James A. Bolden (10/28/09)
EAST PRAIRIE -- The Rev. James A. Bolden, 84, died at 10:25 p.m. Oct. 26, 2009, at the Rehab and Care Center in Murphysboro, Ill. Arrangements are incomplete with McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston.
Audrey DeLay (10/28/09)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Audrey Deann DeLay, 70, died Oct. 26, 2009, at her home. Funeral arrangements are with the Shelby Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Velma Sisk-Reynolds (10/28/09)
CHAFFEE -- Velma Jane Sisk-Reynolds, 76, died Oct. 27, 2009, at the Chaffee Nursing Center. Funeral arrangements are with the Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel at Chaffee. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Sam Gilmore (10/27/09)
MALDEN -- Sam Gilmore, 53, died Oct. 19, 2009, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter. Funeral arrangements are with the Landess Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
David Tackett (10/27/09)
MOREHOUSE -- Carl Bailey David Tackett, 72, died Oct. 23, 2009, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Funeral arrangements are with the Ponder Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
James Stallings (10/27/09)
DESOTO -- James W. Stallings, 70, died Oct. 24, 2009, in De Soto. Arrangements are incomplete with Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie.
Bertha Merrick (10/27/09)
ELLISVILLE -- Bertha Angotti Merrick, 90, formerly of Charleston, died at 11:15 a.m. Oct. 26, 2009 at St. Luke's Hospital in Chesterfield. Arrangements are incomplete with McMikle Funeral Home of Charleston.
Freda Grim (10/27/09)
ESSEX -- Freda Imogene Grim, 81, died Oct. 25, 2009, at Crowley Ridge Care Center in Dexter. Funeral arrangements are with the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Gary James (10/27/09)
DEXTER -- Gary Douglas James, 80, died Oct. 25, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are with the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Marcia Manning (10/27/09)
SIKESTON -- Pallbearers for services conducted Sunday at the Hunter Memorial Presbyterian Church for Marcia Smith Manning who died on Oct. 17, 2009, were: Earl Henderson, Dr. Fred Thornton, Robert Harless, Richard Howard, Jim Starks and Robert Smith...
Phillip Sweatt (10/27/09)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Phillip Sweatt, 55, died Oct. 26, 2009, at his home in Portageville. Arrangements are incomplete at DeLisle Funeral Home in Portageville.
Ruth Hart (10/27/09)
CHARLESTON -- Ruth C. Hart, 92, died at 5:10 a.m. Oct. 26, 2009, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are with the McMikle Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Audrey DeLay (10/27/09)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Audrey Deann DeLay, 70, died Oct. 26, 2009, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete with Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie.
Martha Reynolds (10/26/09)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Martha Lee Portlock Reynolds, 85, of Cape Girardeau, died Oct. 23, 2009, at St. Francis Medical Center. Funeral arrangements are with the Ford and Sons Mt. Auburn Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Levgia Wicker (10/26/09)
BERTRAND -- Levgia Wicker, 84, died at 11:45 p.m. Oct. 24, 2009, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Funeral arrangements are with the McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Ruth Hart (10/26/09)
CHARLESTON -- Ruth C. Hart, 92, died at 5:10 a.m. Oct. 26, 2009, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete with McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston.
Dennis Bard (10/26/09)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Dennis Bard, 71, of the Dogwood community near East Prairie, died at 6:55 a.m. Oct. 25, 2009, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Funeral arrangements are with the Shelby Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Wendell Caskey (10/25/09)
COLUMBIA -- Wendell Holmes Caskey, 88, passed away Monday Oct. 19, 2009, at his home in Columbia. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.memorialfuneralhomeandcemetery.com. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Mary Teel (10/25/09)
ST. LOUIS -- Mary Lou Teel, 82, died Oct. 23, 2009, at St. Luke's Hospital in Chesterfield. Funeral arrangements are with the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Delmar Hanks (10/25/09)
SIKESTON -- Delmar Dwayne Hanks, 63, formerly of Steelville, died Oct. 21, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are with the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
David Tackett (10/25/09)
SIKESTON -- David Tackett, 72, died Oct. 23, 2009, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete at the Ponder Funeral Home.
Jim McKay (10/23/09)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Jim McKay, 67, died Oct. 22, 2009, at his home. Funeral arrangements are with the DeLisle Funeral Home in Portageville. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Robert Rice (10/23/09)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Robert E. Rice, 74, died at 11 a.m. Oct. 22, 2009, at his home in East Prairie. Funeral arrangements are with the Shelby Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Victor Downing (10/23/09)
GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo. - Victor Eugene Downing, 93, died Oct. 16, 2009, at Greenwood Village. Funeral arrangements are with the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett, Mo. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Macel Gipson (10/23/09)
DEXTER -- Macel Gipson, 90, died Oct. 21, 2009, in the Crowley Ridge Care Center in Dexter. Funeral arrangements are with the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Joe E. Beck (10/23/09)
SIKESTON -- Joe E. Beck, 79, died at 6:11 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2009, at his home in Sikeston. Funeral arrangements are with the Nunnelee Funeral Chapel. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Barbara Waters (10/23/09)
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Barbara Leah Chidester Waters passed away peacefully into God's arms on Oct. 14, 2009. She was residing in Memphis, Tenn. Funeral arrangements are with the Kreidler Funeral Home, Inc. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Loel N. Harvell (10/23/09)
CHARLESTON -- Loel N. Harvell, 84, died at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 21, 2009, at the Charleston Manor. Funeral arrangements are with the McMikle Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Lulla Pritchard (10/23/09)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Lulla Bell Pritchard, 71, died Oct. 20, 2009, at her home. Funeral arrangements are with the Williams Funeral Home of Charleston. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Myrtis M. Smith (10/22/09)
DALLAS -- Myrtis Morrison Smith, 94, formerly of Route 1, Lilbourn, Mo., died while she slept in the presence of her daughters and son-in-law, Oct. 20, 2009, at the Plaza at Edgemere in Dallas. Funeral arrangements are with the Nunnelee Funeral Chapel...
Macel Gipson (10/22/09)
DEXTER -- Macel Gipson, 90, died Oct. 21, 2009, in the Crowley Ridge Care Center at Dexter. Arrangements are incomplete with Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.
James Riddell (10/22/09)
MALDEN -- James Lester Riddell, 66, died Oct. 21, 2009, at Missouri Southern Health Care in Dexter. Funeral arrangements are with the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Gary Brown (10/22/09)
LINCOLN, Ala. -- Gary Ralph Brown, 57, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., died Oct. 15, 2009, at his home. Funeral arrangements are with the Quattlebaum Funeral Chapel in Roanoake. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Helen Monan (10/22/09)
FARMINGTON, Minn. -- Helen Imogene Monan, 83, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., died at 5:45 p.m. Oct. 19, 2009. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Joe E. Beck (10/22/09)
SIKESTON -- Joe E. Beck, 79, died at 6:11 p.m. Oct. 21, 2009, at his home. Funeral arrangements are with the Nunnelee Funeral Chapel. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
John Harrington (10/22/09)
SIKESTON -- John Fredrick "Poody Rooty" Harrington, 46, died Oct. 20, 2009, at his home. Funeral arrangements are with the Williams Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Loel Harvell (10/22/09)
CHARLESTON - Loel Harvell, 84, died Oct. 21, 2009, at the Charleston Manor. Arrangements are incomplete at McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston.
Billy Joe Brothers (10/21/09)
CHARLESTON -- William "Billy Joe" Brothers, 72, died at 7 a.m. Oct. 20, 2009, at the Charleston Manor. Funeral arrangements are with the McMikle Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Lorena Enderle (10/21/09)
NEW HAMBURG -- Lorena Marie Enderle, 92, died Oct. 19, 2009, at Saxony Village in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are with the Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Myrtis Smith (10/21/09)
DALLAS -- Myrtis M. Smith, 94, formerly of Lilbourn, Mo., died at 3 p.m. Oct. 20, 2009, at The Plaza At Edgemere Home in Dallas, Arrangements are incomplete with Nunnelee Funeral Chapel in Sikeston.
Leo Rofkahr (10/21/09)
SIKESTON -- Pallbearers for funeral services conducted Tuesday at Ponder Funeral Home for Leo W. Rofkahr, 88, who died on Oct. 18, 2009, were: Bobby Graham, Charles Mulcahy, Gary Rofkahr, Steve Hays, Dennis Hinkle and Harold Head.
Sandy Lee Comer (10/21/09)
SCOTT CITY -- Sandy Lee Comer, 48, died Oct. 20, 2009, at her home. Funeral arrangements are with the Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Bea Henson (10/21/09)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Bedith C. "Bea" Henson, 84, died at 12:05 a.m. Oct. 20, 2009, at The Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are with the Crains Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Dave Cobb (10/21/09)
NEW MADRID -- Dave Cobb, 57, died Oct. 16, 2009, at his home. Funeral arrangements are with the Richards Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Kenneth Baker (10/21/09)
DEXTER -- Kenneth Baker, 50, died Oct. 19, 2009, in the emergency room at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter. Funeral arrangements are with the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Ruth Oakley (10/21/09)
SIKESTON -- Captola Ruth Oakley, 66, died Oct. 19, 2009 at Sells Rest Home in Matthews. Funeral arrangements are with the Nunnelee Funeral Chapel. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Tom Watson (10/21/09)
PADUCAH, Ky. -- Tommy Hugh Watson, 78, died Oct. 18, 2009, at his home in West Paducah. Funeral arrangements are with the Milner and Orr Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Marcia Manning (10/21/09)
ST. LOUIS -- Marcia Smith Manning, formerly of Sikeston, passed away peacefully on Oct. 17, 2009, at the de Greef Hospice House in St. Louis after a long battle with breast cancer. Funeral arrangements are with the Ponder Funeral Home For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
L.S. "Joe" Watson (10/20/09)
EAST PRAIRIE -- L.S. "Joe" Watson, 89, died at 6 am. Oct. 19, 2009, in the East Prairie Nursing Center. Funeral arrangements are with the Shelby Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Doug Griggs (10/20/09)
CHICAGO -- Howard Douglas "Doug" Griggs, 82, formerly of Mississippi County, Mo., died Oct. 17, 2009, at the Swedish Covenant Hospital in Chicago. Funeral arrangements are with the McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston, Mo. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
David Scowden (10/20/09)
SIKESTON -- David Alonzo Scowden, 29, died at 8:43 p.m. Oct. 16, 2009, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident three miles east of Morley. Funeral arrangements are with the Blanchard Funeral Chapel. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Billy Joe Brothers (10/20/09)
CHARLESTON -- William J. "Billy Joe" Brothers, 72, died Oct. 20, 2009, at the Charleston Manor. Arrangements are incomplete at McMikle Funeral Home.
Lorena Enderle (10/20/09)
NEW HAMBURG -- Lorena Marie Enderle, 92, died Oct 19, 2009, at The Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete with Amick Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee.
Bobby Williams (10/20/09)
BENTON -- Bobby G. Williams, 64, died Oct. 18, 2009, at his home. Funeral arrangements are with the DeLisle Funeral Chapel in Portageville. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Dave Cobb (10/20/09)
NEW MADRID -- Dave Cobb, 57, died Oct. 16, 2009, at his home. Funeral arrangements are with the Richards Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
C.W. Lawrence (10/20/09)
SIKESTON -- Pallbearers for funeral services conducted Monday at Ponder Funeral Home for Carroll Wayne "C.W." Lawrence, 68, who died on Oct. 15, 2009, were: Bobby Stinnett, Harrison Beasley, Ralph Hennemann, Ray Long, Monroe LeGrand, Christopher Lawrence, Lyle Jones and Kyle Jones...
Leo Rofkahr (10/19/09)
SIKESTON -- Leo W. Rofkahr, 88, died Oct. 18, 2009, at Hunter Acres Care Center in Sikeston. Funeral arrangements are with the Ponder Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Marcia Manning (10/19/09)
SIKESTON -- Marcia Manning, 74, died Oct. 17, 2009, in De Grasse Hospice House in St. Louis. Funeral arrangements are with the Ponder Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Bobby Williams (10/19/09)
BENTON -- Bobby Williams, 64, died Oct. 18, 2009, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete at the DeLisle Funeral Home in Portageville.
Joe Watson (10/19/09)
EAST PRAIRIE -- L.S. "Joe" Watson, 89, died at 6 a.m. Oct. 19, 2009, in the East Prairie Nursing Center. Arrangements are incomplete with Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie.
C. W. Lawrence (10/18/09)
SIKESTON -- Carroll Wayne "C.W." Lawrence, 68, died at 10:25 p.m., Oct. 15, 2009, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. Funeral arrangements are with the Ponder Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Marcia Manning (10/18/09)
SIKESTON -- Marcia Manning, 74, died Oct. 17, 2009, in De Grasse Hospice House in St. Louis. Arrangements are incomplete with Ponder Funeral Home in Sikeston.
Georgia Kemp (10/18/09)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Georgia Ann Kemp, 74, died at 1 a.m. Oct. 16, 2009, in the East Prairie Nursing Center. Funeral arrangements are with the Shelby Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Tonja Thompson (10/18/09)
JACKSON -- Tonja L. Thompson, 58, died Oct. 15, 2009, at her home. Born May 19, 1951, in Sikeston, to Betty Nowell Thompson of Cape Girardeau and the late Lynn Thompson, she was a member of Lynwood Baptist Church. Funeral arrangements are with the Ford and Sons Funeral Home...
Paul Menz (10/16/09)
PERKINS -- Paul Wayne Menz, 56, died Oct. 14, 2009, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are with the Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
C.W. Lawrence (10/16/09)
SIKESTON -- Carroll Wayne "C.W." Lawrence, 68, died Oct. 15, 2009, at the Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. Ponder Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements which are incomplete.
Buddy Basham (10/15/09)
NEW MADRID -- Frank Bondurant "Buddy" Basham, 87, died Oct. 13, 2009, in New Madrid. Funeral arrangements are with the Richards Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Doss Morris (10/15/09)
EAST PRAIRIE - Doss Morris, 89, died at 4:45 p.m. Oct. 14, 2009, at the East Prairie Nursing Center. Funeral arrangements are with the Shelby Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Buddy Crouthers (10/15/09)
SIKESTON -- James B. "Buddy" Crouthers Jr., 60, died Oct. 14, 2009 at the Bertrand Nursing Facility. Funeral arrangements are with the Ponder Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Sueretha Smith (10/15/09)
BLOOMFIELD -- Sueretha Mildred Smith, 82, died Oct. 13, 2009, at West Ridge Place Assisted Living in Sikeston. Funeral arrangements are with the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Rena Sills (10/15/09)
SIKESTON - Pallbearers for funeral services held Wednesday at Ponder Funeral Home for Rena Marie Sills, 86, who died Oct. 10, 2009, were: Josh Tanner, Blake Hickman, Seth Hickman, Rodger Cain, Zach Moore, Lee Gardner, Hali Sills, Leetis Byrd and Faith Hickman...
Darren Robinson (10/14/09)
NEW MADRID -- Darren Rae Robinson, 42, died Oct. 12, 2009, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Funeral arrangements are with the Williams Funeral Home of Howardville. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Junior Mhoon (10/14/09)
DAVENPORT, Iowa -- Funeral services for Ivory "Junior" Mhoon III, 38, of Davenport were held Aug. 21 at Pentecostal Church of God. Bishop McArthur Anderson officiated his homegoing. Junior departed this life on Aug. 17, 2009, at Genesis Medical Center...
Clifton Henderson (10/14/09)
CHARLESTON -- Clifton Henderson, 96, died Oct. 9, 2009, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Funeral arrangements are with the Williams Funeral Home of Charleston. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Edna King (10/14/09)
SIKESTON -- Pallbearers for funeral services held Tuesday at Ponder Funeral Home for Edna Justine Beck King, 93, who died Oct. 10, 2009 in Centerville, Ohio were: Kip Stewart, Butch McClard, Larry Parks, Bud King, Richard Panek, and Jeffrey Bejma.
Lois Boley (10/14/09)
SIKESTON - Pallbearers for funeral services held Tuesday at Ponder Funeral Home for Lois Marie Boley, 61, who died Oct. 10, 2009, at her home in rural Sikeston, were: Jason Hess, Richard Johnson, Chip Bolt, Anthony Bolt, Douglas Bolt and James Boley...
Edna Colton Sargent (10/14/09)
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Mrs. Edna Colton Sargent, 86, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., died Oct. 9, 2009, in Memphis. Funeral arrangements are with the Ponder Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Wanda Ozment (10/13/09)
SIKESTON -- Wanda Marie Ozment, 81, died at 10:55 a.m. Oct. 10, 2009, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Funeral arrangements are with the Blanchard Funeral Chapel. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Eula Headlee (10/13/09)
MOREHOUSE -- Eula Headlee, 97, died Oct. 12, 2009, at her home. Funeral arrangements are with the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Jimmie Barbre (10/13/09)
NEW MADRID -- Jimmie Dale Barbre, 60, died Oct. 11, 2009, at his home. Funeral arrangements are with the Richards Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Dr. Leo Bruce (10/13/09)
SIKESTON -- Dr. Leo Allen Bruce, 93, of Sikeston, died Saturday, Oct. 10, 2009, at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Funeral arrangements are with the Nunnelee Funeral Chapel. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Rena Sills (10/13/09)
SIKESTON -- Rena Marie Sills, 86, died Oct. 10, 2009, at Miner Nursing Home in Sikeston. Funeral arrangements are with the Ponder Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Bobby Wood (10/13/09)
TOPEKA, Kan. -- Bobby Lee Wood, 63, passed away Sunday, Oct. 11, 2009, at the V.A. Medical Center. Funeral arrangements are with the Dove Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Edna King (10/13/09)
CENTERVILLE, Ohio -- Edna Justine Beck King, 93, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., died Oct. 10, 2009, at Avalon by Otterbein Nursing Facility in Centerville. Funeral arrangements are with the Ponder Funeral Home in Sikeston. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Ike R. Pope (10/13/09)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Ike R. Pope, 87, died Oct. 11, 2009, at his home. Funeral arrangements are with the Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Benjamin Warf (10/13/09)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Benjamin Tyler Warf, 21, died Oct. 11, 2009, due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Funeral arrangements are with the Richards Funeral Home of New Madrid and Lilbourn. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Lois Boley (10/13/09)
SIKESTON -- Lois Marie Boley, 61, died Oct. 10, 2009, at her home in rural Sikeston. Funeral arrangements are with the Ponder Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Bob Braswell (10/13/09)
WAPPAPELLO -- James Robert "Bob" Braswell, 72, died Oct. 10, 2009, at his home. Funeral arrangements are with the Watkins and Sons Funeral Service of Puxico. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Edna Colton Sargent (10/13/09)
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Mrs. Edna Colton Sargent, 86, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., died Oct. 9, 2009, in Memphis. Funeral arrangements are with the Ponder Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Richard Sargent (10/11/09)
COLUMBIA -- Dr. Richard Alden Sargent, 61, formerly of Sikeston, died Oct. 4, 2009, at his home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
J.R. Mathis (10/11/09)
CHARLESTON -- J. R. Mathis, 90, died Oct. 9, 2009, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Funeral arrangements are with the McMikle Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Edna Sargent (10/11/09)
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Edna Sargent, 86, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., died Oct. 9, 2009, at Methodist North Hospital in Memphis. Arrangements are incomplete at Ponder Funeral Home.
Darrell Taylor (10/11/09)
DEXTER -- Pallbearers for services conducted Friday at the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter for Darrell Dwayne Taylor, 72, who died Oct. 5, 2009, were: Adam Sinclair, Jason Love, Alvin Sadler, Gary Temples, Rachel Burkett and Sarah Burkett.
Edna King (10/11/09)
CENTERVILLE, Ohio -- Edna King, 93, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., died Oct. 10, 2009, in Centerville. Arrangements are incomplete at Ponder Funeral Home in Sikeston.
Carolyn Lyles (10/09/09)
RICHLAND HILLS, Texas -- Carolyn Maxine Lyles, 71, formerly of Oran, Mo., died Oct. 6, 2009, at Texas Health Harris HEB in Bedford. Funeral arrangements are with the Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Oran. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Irene Kruse (10/09/09)
DEXTER -- Irene Estes Kruse, 97, died Oct. 7, 2009, in the Cypress Point Health Care in Dexter. Funeral arrangements are with the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Price Baker (10/09/09)
MATTHEWS -- Price David Baker, 78, died Oct. 8, 2009, at Sell's Close to Home Nursing Center in Matthews. Funeral arrangements are with the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Gary McDermott (10/09/09)
CHARLESTON -- Gary Dale McDermott, 61, died at 3:10 a.m. Oct. 8, 2009, at the Missouri Delta Medical Center. Funeral arrangements are with the McMikle Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Brian Fraction (10/09/09)
MOUND CITY, Ill. -- The Rev. Brian S. Fraction, 55, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., died Oct. 4, 2009, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Funeral arrangements are with the Williams Funeral Home of Charleston, Mo. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Dorlis Qualls (10/08/09)
JONESBORO, Ark. - Dorlis Maxine Qualls, 79, of Jonesboro, formerly of Scott County, Mo., left her friends and family to be with the Lord on Oct. 6, 2009. Funeral arrangements are with the Fowler-Sullivan Memorial Chapel in Neelyville. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Darrell Taylor (10/08/09)
FLORISSANT -- Darrell Dwayne Taylor, 72, died Oct. 5, 2009, at his home. Funeral arrangements are with the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
William Carter (10/08/09)
CHARLESTON -- William Earl Carter, 64, died at 7:03 a.m. Oct. 7, 2009, at the Sikeston Convalescent Center. Funeral arrangements are with the McMikle Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Georgia Robinson (10/08/09)
DEXTER -- Georgia Robinson, 86, died Oct. 7, 2009, at her home. Funeral arrangements are with the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Carolyn Lyles (10/08/09)
ORAN -- Carolyn Lyles, 71, died Oct. 6, 2009, at Texas Health Harris Methodist HEB in Bedford, Texas. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Oran.
Irene Kruse (10/08/09)
DEXTER -- Irene Kruse, 97, died Oct. 7, 2009, in the Cypress Point Skilled Nursing Center in Dexter. Arrangements are incomplete with Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.
Richard Sargent (10/07/09)
COLUMBIA -- Dr. Richard Sargent, 61, passed away Sunday October 4, 2009, at his home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Ted Pierceall (10/07/09)
CHARLESTON Theodore Anthony "Ted" Pierceall, 88, died at 10:30 a.m. Oct. 5, 2009, at Charleston Manor. Funeral arrangements are with the McMikle Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Dorlis Qualls (10/07/09)
JONESBORO, Ark. - Dorlis Maxine Qualls, 79, of Jonesboro, formerly of Scott County, Mo., left her friends and family to be with the Lord on Oct. 6, 2009. Funeral arrangements are with the Fowler-Sullivan Memorial Chapel at Neelyville. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Edith Saulter (10/07/09)
ST. CHARLES -- Edith Christine Davis Saulter, 85, died Oct. 5, 2009. Funeral arrangements are with the Paul Funeral Home of St. Charles. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Henry Brown (10/07/09)
HAYWOOD CITY -- Henry Lee Brown, 63, died Oct. 4, 2009 at his home. Funeral arrangements are with the Williams Funeral Home of Sikeston. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Melvin Greer (10/07/09)
WYATT -- Melvin Leonard "M.L." Greer, 48, died Oct. 4, 2009, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Funeral arrangements are with the Williams Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Veronica Westrich (10/06/09)
NEW HAMBURG -- Veronica "Buby" Westrich, 82, died Oct. 4, 2009, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Hubert Ricketts (10/06/09)
NEW MADRID -- Hubert Harley Ricketts, 81, died Oct. 3, 2009, at the Golden Living Center in New Madrid. Funeral arrangements are with the Richards Funeral Home in Lilbourn. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Virgil Holland (10/06/09)
ARBYRD -- Pallbearers at services held Monday at the Garden of Memories Cemetery for Virgil Willie Lee Holland, 73, formerly of Sikeston, who died Oct. 1, 2009, were: Brad Taylor, Cindy Sparks, Eric McElrath, Cody Graham, Tony Graham and Ashley Holland...
Julius Laster (10/06/09)
BERTRAND -- Julius Lee "Fat" Laster, 79, died at 3:10 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 4, 2009, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are with the McMikle Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Lillian Fowler (10/06/09)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Lillian Maevelyn Fowler, 2, died Oct. 1, 2009, at Memphis, Tenn. Funeral arrangements are with the DeLisle Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Berta Fox (10/06/09)
POPLAR BLUFF -- Berta Lee Fox, 89, died Oct. 4, 2009, at The Cedargate in Poplar Bluff. Funeral arrangements are with the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Puxico. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Ted Pierceall (10/06/09)
CHARLESTON -- Theodore A. "Ted" Pierceall, 88, died Oct. 5, 2009, at Charleston. Arrangements are incomplete with the McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston.
Julius Laster (10/05/09)
BERTRAND -- Julius Lee "Fat: Laster, 79, died at 3:10 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 4, 2009, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are with the McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Mildred Hunsaker (10/05/09)
CHAFFEE -- Mildred Laverne Hunsaker, 66, died Oct. 2, 2009, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are with the Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
James Doster (10/05/09)
SIKESTON -- James "Jim" Doster, 76, passed away Friday, Oct. 2, 2009, at Saint John's Hospital in Saint Louis. Funeral arrangements are with the Ponder Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Amanda Sanders (10/05/09)
DELTA -- Amanda Sanders, 25, of Advance, died Oct. 2, 2009, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau after extended an illness. Funeral arrangements are with the Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Bessie Case (10/05/09)
DEXTER -- Pallbearers for services conducted today at the Watkins and Sons Funeral Chapel for Bessie Case, 94, who died Sept. 30, 2009, were: Dennis Sanders, Mike Cantrell, Don Case, Terry Case, Gary Barnes, Alex Ehrhard, Kenny Barnes and Victor Roberts...
Pokey Branam (10/05/09)
NEW MADRID -- D.J. "Pokey" Branam was born Aug. 4, 2005, and went to be in Heaven with his grandma, Karen Clark, on Oct. 2, 2009. Funeral arrangements are with the Richards Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Ellen Jones (10/04/09)
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. - Ellen Drew Kurrus Jones, 80, passed away Oct. 1, 2009, at the Atriums, a retirement living community. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of McGilley State Line Chapel. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Carl Phillips (10/04/09)
PORTAGEVILLE - Carl Eugene Phillips, 81, died Oct. 2, 2009, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Arrangements are with the DeLisle Funeral Home in Portageville. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Jewell Whitten (10/04/09)
MATTHEWS -- Jewell Latham Whitten, 88, died at 10:25 p.m. Oct. 1, 2009, at her home. Blanchard Funeral Chapel in Sikeston is in charge of arrangements. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Willie Holland (10/04/09)
ARBYRD -- Virgil Willie Lee Holland, 73, formerly of Sikeston, died Oct. 1, 2009, at his home in Arbyrd. Ponder Funeral Home in Sikeston is in charge of arrangements. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
June Miller (10/04/09)
DEXTER -- June Katheryn Miller, 81, died Oct. 1, 2009, at the Crowley Ridge Care Center in Dexter. Funeral arrangements are with the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
James Doster (10/04/09)
SIKESTON - James Lee Doster, 76, died Oct. 2, 2009, at St. Johns Mercy Hospital in St. Louis. Arrangements are incomplete at the Ponder Funeral Home.
Leonard Long (10/02/09)
MARSTON -- Leonard Leroy Long, 53, died Sept. 29, 2009, at his home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Delores Schwartz (10/02/09)
OKEMAH, Okla. -- Delores F. Schwartz, 82, died Sept. 29, 2009, in Tulsa. Funeral arrangements are with the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter, Mo. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Vera Stewart (10/02/09)
DEXTER -- Vera A. Stewart, 51, died Sept. 28, 2009, at her home in Dexter. Funeral arrangements are with the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
June Miller (10/02/09)
DEXTER -- June Miller, 81, died Oct. 1, 2009, in the Crowley Ridge Care Center in Dexter. Arrangements are incomplete with Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.
Jewell Whitten (10/02/09)
MATTHEWS - Jewell Latham Whitten, 88, died at 10:25 p.m. Oct. 1, 2009, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete with Blanchard Funeral Chapel in Sikeston.
Lillian Fowler (10/02/09)
PASCOLA - Lillian Mae Evelyn Fowler, 2, died Oct. 1, 2009, at Memphis, Tenn. DeLisle Funeral Home of Portageville is in charge of arrangements which are incomplete.
Virgil Holland (10/02/09)
ARBYRD - Virgil Willie Lee Holland, 73, formerly of Sikeston, died Oct. 1, 2009, at his home at Arbyrd. Ponder Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements which are incomplete.
Emma Treadwell (10/01/09)
HOWARDVILLE -- Emma Treadwell, 86, died Sept. 28, 2009, at her home. Funeral arrangements are with the Williams Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Diane Blades (10/01/09)
CHAFFEE -- Diane V. Blades, 70, died Sept. 29, 2009, at her home. Funeral arrangements are with the Amick Burnett Funeral Chapel. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Frances Edwards (10/01/09)
SIKESTON - Pallbearers at services conducted on Tuesday at Nunnelee Funeral Chapel for Frances Lorene Edwards, 81, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Sikeston, who died on Sept. 27, 2009 were: Tim Holman, William Holman, Steve Holman, Mike McDonnold, Wayne Noe and Ben Chessor...
Gary Burns (10/01/09)
PERKINS -- Gary Wayne Burns, 59, died Sept. 29, 2009, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are with the Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Oran. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Carolyn Rayburn (10/01/09)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Carolyn Charlene Rayburn, 66, died at 5 a.m. Sept. 30, 2009, at the East Prairie Nursing Center. Funeral arrangements are with the Shelby Funeral Home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Bessie Case (10/01/09)
ESSEX -- Bessie Case, 94, died Sept. 30, 2009, at Southern Missouri Healthcare in Dexter. Funeral arrangements are with the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Timothy Beck (10/01/09)
SIKESTON - Pallbearers for services conducted Wednesday at Ponder Funeral Home for Timothy James "T.J" Beck, 18, formerly of Sikeston, who died on Sept. 24, 2009, were: Chris Beck, Nathan Beck, Jordy Knuckles, Skyler Tackett, Austin Russom and James Jackson...