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Ronnie Dean Medlock, 75, passed away June 14, 2019, at Texas County Memorial Hospital. He was born Nov. 15, 1943, in Houston, Mo., to Fred James and Norma Bell (Dixon) Medlock.

Michael was born on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 23, 1978 in St. Louis to Porter and Janet Wiseman and grew up in Wentzville and Plato, Mo.

Donna Lynn Vogelsang, 55, passed away Friday, May 10, 2019.

Julia “Pattie” Patricia Pearson, 63, of Success, passed away Tuesday, June 11, 2019.

Robert “Bob” Jones, 68, passed away on June 11, 2019, at home. Bob, raised in Decatur, Ill., was born July 2, 1950, in Boiling Springs, N.C., to parents Anne (King) and Carl Jones.

Richard Samuel Mann Jr., 33, of Houston, passed away Sunday, June 9, 2019, in Springfield.

Joy Ann Wallace passed away at Houston House on June 9, 2019. Joy Ann, daughter of Jess and Edna (Pearcy) Wallace, was born Oct. 26, 1941, in Plato, Mo.

Michael Joseph James, 71, son of Joseph and Ethel (Platz) James, was born July 16, 1947, in Belleville, Ill. He passed away at his home on June 4, 2019, in Plato, Mo.

Mary Edith Marshall, 69, was born Dec. 1, 1949, in Houston, Mo., to Jay Dee and Mary Lenora (Farley) Morton. She passed away June 5, 2019, at Cox South, Springfield, Mo., after a long illness.

Barbara C. Penley, 87, of Lebanon, Mo., formerly of Plato, Mo., departed this life June 5, 2019, at the age of 87 years.

Gern Dewayne Beasley, 80, passed away Sunday, June 2, 2019.

Earnest Loye Gaston passed from this life Sunday, June 2, 2019, at the age of 81. He was born on Dec. 5, 1937, near Eunice in Texas County as the second of nine children of Neva Faye (Frampton) and Murl Estle Gaston.

Elmer Bradford, 90, passed away Sunday, June 2, 2019, in Ava.

Terry Lynn Dees, 63, passed away suddenly May 29, 2019, at Texas County Memorial Hospital, Houston, Mo. He was born Oct. 1, 1955 in Poplar Bluff, Mo., to his parents, Leonard and Wilma (Richmann) Liley and his father, Paul Dees.

Dennis Dean Hebblethwaite, 64, passed away Sunday, May 26, 2019, at his home in Houston.

Verna Elizabeth (Betty) Smith Lorton was born Dec. 22, 1943, in Houston, Mo., and died May 25, 2019, in Springfield, Mo. She was the daughter of Thomas Alfred Smith and Ruth Ophilia (King) Smith.

Earnest Ray Stoops, 72, passed away Tuesday, May 21, 2019, at his home in Raymondville.

Gaye Lynn (Scearce) Brockelbank was born Jan. 23, 1957; she was welcomed home by her parents, Leonard and Cleo (Albertson) Scearce. Gaye departed this life after a lengthy illness on May 21, 2019, at the age of 62 years.

Shirley Ann Lathrom Sillyman, 75, passed away Monday, May 20, 2019, at Kabul Nursing Home.

Mary Agnes (Sack) Kirkman, 95, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, on May 13, 2019. One of 13 children born to Christopher and Agnes (Waller) Sack on March 26, 1924, she grew up in Seneca, Kan., and graduated from Saints Peter and Paul Catholic High School. Mary moved to Kansas Cit…

Clydie “Bud” Evans Jr., son of Clydie and Jean Smyer Evans, was born Dec. 6, 1951, in Houston, Mo. He passed away May 14, 2019, in Springfield, Mo.

Larry Dean Jones, 78, passed away Monday, May 13, 2019, after struggling with complications from numerous strokes.

Carol Babcock, 75, passed away May 10, 2019, at Silverstone Place, in Rolla, Mo.

Peggy Lou (Weber) Humphrey was born Sept. 1, 1954, to Delvin and Fern (Willhite) Weber at Lebanon, Mo. She passed away May 8, 2019, in Baton Rouge, La.

Vera June West, 90, passed away May 11, 2019, at Chestnut Glen Assisted Living, St. Peters, Mo. She was born July 6, 1928, in Summersville, Mo., to Otho E and Ada (Widener) Hubbs.