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Thurman Eugene Elmore Jr., 63, passed away Friday, Aug. 16, 2019, at his home in Roby.

George Louis Casper, 82, of Cabool, passed Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019.

Michael W. Wiederaenders, 74, of Seymour, Mo., passed away Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019.

Harriett R. Story, 96, was born Jan. 14, 1923, to Tom and Harriett Rachel (Hammer) Hougland in Edgerton, Kan. She passed away Aug. 1, 2019, at her home in Bucyrus, Mo., with family by her side.

On Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019, Eva Elaine Burns, loving wife and mother of two sons, passed away at the age of 72.

James David Hathaway, 77, passed away Aug. 8, 2019, at his home in Plato, Mo. He was born Sept. 21, 1941, in rural Jay County, Ind., to Basil and Mary Anna (Sutton) Hathaway.

Karen Lynn Yates, 61, of Raymondville, passed away Monday, Aug. 5, 2019, at her home.

Kathleen "Kathy" Stewart Stoner, 59, of Basehor, Kan., passed away Thursday, Aug. 1, 2019.

Leon “Lonnie” Paul Travis, 81, son of Ernest and Clara (Shelley) Travis, was born June 13, 1938, in Rialto, Calif. He passed away Aug. 3, 2019, at his Houston, Mo., home. Lonnie was the youngest of nine children.

Alvina Susan Biram, 81, daughter of Charley and Lura (Knight) Pearcy, was born Jan. 2, 1938, in Upton, Mo. She passed away Aug. 2, 2019, at Houston, Mo., following a lengthy illness.

Randal Otis Williams, 57, passed away Thursday, Aug. 1, 2019, at Hickory Manor, Licking.

Betty Lou Simpson, 83, passed away Monday, July 29, 2019, in Houston.

Bertha Lenora Mae Ice, 79, of Mountain Grove, passed away Friday, July 26, 2019, at her home.

Zelma Mae McGuire, 67, passed away suddenly July 24, 2019, at Texas County Memorial Hospital. She was born Oct. 6, 1951, to Charles J Swind and Novella Zelma Barton in St Louis, Mo.

Roxanna Jeanette Bilderback, 70, was born Nov. 9, 1948 in Upton, Mo., to Doyle and Jessie (Zirschky) Williamson. She passed away July 26, 2019, at University Hospital, Columbia, Mo.

Bruce D. Parmelee, 80, of Maryville, Mo., passed away July 25, 2019, at the Maryville Living Center with loving family by his side.

Lee Leland VanNote, 88, son of Lyle and Delma (Shryock), was born June 6, 1931, in Carsonville, Mo. He passed away on July 17, 2019, at his home in Houston, Mo.

Oneta Fern Aldridge Holloway, 91, of Springfield, passed away Saturday, July 20, 2019.

William Norman “Hog” Hooper, 68, son of William Roland “Bill” Hooper and Claryce Cristell Michael, was born Jan. 13, 1951, at Cape Girardeau, Mo. He departed this life on July 20, 2019, after a long struggle of bad health.

Donald Wesley Tottingham, 72, was born Dec. 17, 1946, to Frank Lesley Tottingham and Nettie Juanita (Nita) Erwin in Yakima, Wash. He passed away in Houston, Mo., on July 15, 2019.

Dona ‘Merle’ Moody was born Dec. 31, 1923, in Solo, Mo., to Jud Reed and Bertha Marie (West) Smith. She passed away, at the age of 95, on July 10, 2019, at The Neighborhoods at Quail Creek in Springfield, Mo.

Vesta Jean Brown, 83, daughter of James and Avon (Shanks) Willhite, was born April 14, 1936, in Yukon, Mo. She passed away July 13, 2019, in Lee’s Summit, Mo.

Clarence Albert Dabney, 89, of Raymondville, MO., passed away July 10, 2019, at the St. James Veterans Home in St. James, Mo. Al was born on Dec. 15, 1929, to Frances Terrill, and Ora Oliver Dabney.

Bobby Harrison Amburn, 51, passed away Thursday, July 11, 2019, at his home in Houston.

Dallas Eddie Grogan, 77, passed away Saturday, July 6, 2019, at his home in Elk Creek.