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Stories from Tuesday, July 29, 2008

Jaynes recalled fondly by community (07/29/08)
SIKESTON -- While he's known around the community for getting the toughest children -- and even adults -- to smile, Standard Democrat photographer Tim Jaynes is remembered for much more than capturing moments with his camera. Jaynes died after suffering a heart attack Sunday at his home in Sikeston. He was 38...
Local students preparing to move to college (07/29/08)
Parents, students give advice to help ease the process of the big move
'Let's play two' (07/29/08)
Dakota Walker and Kansas force a second game
Arzie Cato (07/29/08)
PUXICO - Pallbearers for funeral services conducted Monday at the Watkins & Sons Chapel in Puxico for Arzie Cato, 83, who died July 24, 2008, were: Steve Cato, Sam Cato, Josh Sturgeon, Anna Wilson, Tonia Murphy and Michael Murphy.
Danny Presson (07/29/08)
EAST PRAIRIE - Danny Wayne Presson, 65, died at 8:40 a.m. July 28, 2008, at his home. Born Sept. 29, 1942, in St. Louis, to Marjorie Horton Presson of East Prairie and the late Lowell Wayne Presson, he lived in East Prairie most of his life. He was employed by Burkhart Manufacturing in Cairo and later by the Community Sheltered Workshop in Sikeston until ill health forced him to retire on Oct. 26, 2007. He was a member of the Nelson United Methodist Church in East Prairie...
W.O. Turnage (07/29/08)
ORAN - W.O. Turnage, 89, died July 28, 2008, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete at Amick Burnett Funeral Chapel in Oran.
Tim Jaynes (07/29/08)
Lela Dickerson (07/29/08)
DEXTER -- Lela Dickerson, 84, died July 29, 2008, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.
John Berry (07/29/08)
BERNIE -- John Berry, 44, died July 28, 2008, at the the emergency room of the Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Bernie.
Dylin Jones (07/29/08)
SIKESTON -- Dylin Edward Jones, infant son of Brittany Dawn Jones of Sikeston, died July 26, 2008 at Missouri Delta Medical Center. Survivors in addition to his mother include: maternal grandparents, Ronald Jones of Poplar Bluff and Rachel Turner and Albert Swinney of Sikeston; and several aunts, uncles and cousins...
Audrey Feezor (07/29/08)
CHARLESTON -- Audrey Elizabeth Farrenburg Feezor, 94, died at 8:45 p.m. July 27, 2008, at her home. Born Sept. 17, 1913 in the Farrenburg Community of New Madrid County to the late Eugene and Hattie Mary Ross Farrenburg, she had lived in Mississippi County most of her life. She was a longtime member of the Gravel Ridge Baptist Church until its closing, at which time she transferred her membership to the First Baptist Church in Charleston...
Looking Back 7-29 (07/29/08)
SIKESTON - Wink Hoover, son of Mr. and Mrs. Winston Hoover, celebrated his sixth birthday Friday afternoon with a party at the Sikeston Country Club. SIKESTON - Dr. William Critchlow, a native of Matthews, has announced the opening of his offices Aug. 5 in the quarters of the Stallcup Building, formerly occupied by Dr. A.D. Martin...
Speakout 7-29 (07/29/08)
I have seen the posters posted around town about people being harassed and tased by certain officers. I have a theory. If you don't get in trouble with the law, and if you obey the law like you're supposed to, you wouldn't have to worry about being harassed by the police or tased or being arrested. ...