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Stories from Sunday, January 13, 2013

Keep the spotlight on area drug dealers (01/13/13)
Just a few short weeks ago, Sikeston Public Safety officers conducted a day-long roundup of primarily drug offenders. Last week, it was Mississippi County's turn. And this week, Cape Girardeau County. Nearly 100 suspects were arrested on a variety of drug-related charges in the three roundups...
Mary Jane Tanner (01/13/13)
MEDIA, Pa. -- Mary Jane Sikes Tanner, beloved mother of Chuck, Kevin, Jane Ellen and Mary Beth, passed away on Friday, Jan. 4, 2013. Mrs. Tanner was the daughter of William Henry Sikes and Mary Ross Sikes. She was predeceased by her husband, retired U.S. Navy Capt. Charles S. Tanner Sr.; and her brother, William F. Sikes...
Larry Payne (01/13/13)
DEXTER -- Larry Allen Payne, 44, died Jan. 9, 2013, in Dexter. Born Sept. 16, 1968, in Sikeston, son of Barbara Sue Scott Belt of Dexter and James Oscar Payne, he had lived most of his life in Dexter and was of Baptist belief. On June 22, 2000, in Chester, Ill., he married Debra Jean Hahs, who survives of Effingham, Ill...
Shirley Goodson (01/13/13)
LILBOURN -- Shirley Goodson, 71, passed away Jan. 10, 2013, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Born Dec. 4, 1941, in Pascola, she was the daughter of the late Raymond and Buler Peak Brewer. Survivors include: two sons and daughters-in-law, Danny and Karen Goodson of New Madrid and Albert Lynn and Janice Brasfield of Dyersburg, Tenn.; three sisters, Peggy, Virginia and Eileen; one brother, Ray Brewer; three grandchildren, Nicki Poore, Kayla Winkler and Albert Brasfield III; and three great-grandchildren, Cody Shelton, Kelsey Shelton and Chase Winkler.. ...
Marjorie Proffer (01/13/13)
BLOOMFIELD -- Marjorie Manerva Quick Proffer, 96, died Jan. 10, 2013, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau. Born Aug. 31, 1916, in rural Bloomfield, daughter of the late Luther F. and Millie A. Scism Quick, she had lived all her life in Bloomfield where she taught for over 30 years. She was a longtime member of the First Baptist Church in Bloomfield until moving to Cape Girardeau...
Mattie Moore (01/13/13)
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Mattie Mae Moore, 83, formerly of Portageville, died Jan. 8, 2013, at the St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Born Oct. 25, 1929, in Caruthersville, she was the daughter of the late Arthur Adams and Ever Lenar Washington...
Martha Linley (01/13/13)
NEW MADRID -- Martha Linley, 47, died Jan. 9, 2013, at her home. Arrangements are incomplete at the Richards Funeral Home.