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Stories from Monday, October 1, 2012

Fair-well (10/01/12)
The Kiwi Connection (10/01/12)
Americans and New Zealanders have much common history. When the American Queen docked at New Madrid in September I met a couple on tour from New Zealand. They were in the United States to see some of the country that saved New Zealand from the Japanese during WWII, and here they were in New Madrid...
Michael McDowell (10/01/12)
MOREHOUSE -- Michael McDowell, 61, died Sept. 29, 2012, at his home. Born Sept. 14, 1951, in Sikeston, to the late Walter Eugene and Vivian Taylor McDowell, he was a member of Blodgett Baptist Church. He retired as a staff sergeant in the U.S. Army and was a retired concrete truck driver for Delta Concrete...
Nadine Hollomon (10/01/12)
PORTAGEVILLE -- Nadine Hollomon, 92, died Sept. 29, 2012, at her home. Born Jan. 18, 1920, in Steele, to the late Towney Elmer "T.E." and Mildred Ester Pritchard Dodd, she was a member of the First Baptist Church. On June 20, 1941, in Caruthersville, she married Max Hollomon who preceded her in death Oct. 22, 1998...
Dorothy Coots (10/01/12)
SIKESTON -- Dorothy Dale Coots, 85, died Sept. 29, 2012, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Born Jan. 9, 1927, in Sikeston, to the late Hugh and Lucille Yates Krone, she was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene in Sikeston. She was married to Kenneth Darrell Coots, who preceded her in death...
J.R. Holman (10/01/12)
MATTHEWS -- Pink "J.R." Holman Jr., 86, died Sept. 30, 2012, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete with Nunnelee Funeral Chapel in Sikeston.
Billie Jean Taylor (10/01/12)
SIKESTON -- Billy Jean Taylor, 82, died Oct. 1, 2012, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Arrangements are incomplete with Ponder Funeral Home of Sikeston.
Jeffrey Chapman (10/01/12)
SIKESTON -- Jeffrey Lee Chapman, 41, died Oct. 1, 2012, at his home. Arrangements are incomplete with Ponder Funeral Home of Sikeston.