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Stories from Monday, January 3, 2011

Recorder retires (01/03/11)
news@standard-democrat.com NEW MADRID -- In May 1970, Ann Evans Copeland walked in to the New Madrid County Recorder's office. That day newly appointed Recorder Doris Hampton hired the New Madrid native as her deputy. It would be the beginning of a career that would see Copeland work with three more county recorders and eventually move into the job herself...
Designated driver gets more than he bargained for (01/03/11)
CARUTHERSVILLE - A New Year's Eve designated driver got more than he volunteered for. For the complete article and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Local players named to all-state team (01/03/11)
Sue Lutes (01/03/11)
MOREHOUSE -- Demetra Sue Lutes, 55, of Morehouse, died Jan. 1, 2011, at her home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Marvin Ward (01/03/11)
SIKESTON -- Marvin Ward, 90, died Dec. 31, 2010, at Chaffee Nursing Center in Chaffee. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Donis Wheetley (01/03/11)
PUXICO -- Donis Jean Wheetley, 71, died Dec. 30, 2010, at her home. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Merilyn Patterson (01/03/11)
SIKESTON -- Merilyn Louise Patterson, 68, died Dec. 31, 2010. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Derrell Chapman (01/03/11)
EVANSVILLE, Ind. -- Derrell Chapman, 64, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., and Cape Girardeau, Mo., died Jan. 1, 2011, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Denise Dowdy (01/03/11)
MATTHEWS -- Denise A. Dowdy, 44, died Jan. 1, 2011, at Sells Nursing Home in Matthews. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition.
Angela Foster (01/03/11)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Angela G. Foster, 54, died Jan. 2, 2011, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete.
Ollie Lee Forrester (01/03/11)
EAST PRAIRIE -- Ollie Lee Forrester, 83, died at 11:22 a.m. Dec. 31, 2010, at the Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. For the complete obituary and more stories from the Standard Democrat, click here to log on to the electronic edition...
Roger Tippy (01/03/11)
SIKESTON -- Roger Tippy, 63, died Jan. 2, 2011, at University Hospital in St. Louis. Arrangements are incomplete.