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  • JERRY WAYNE CORNELISON
    Jerry Wayne Cornelison was born Oct. 30, 1956, in Peoria, Ill., to Gerald and Irma (Rinaldo) Cornelison.  He passed away May 6, 2022, at Mercy Hospital in Springfield, Mo., at the age of 65. 
  • CORA MAE WILSON
    Cora Mae Wilson, age 84, daughter of Charles and Goldie (Lowell) Fleming was born April 4, 1938, in Stroud, Okla.  She passed away on May 6, 2022, at Texas County Memorial Hospital, Houston, Mo.
  • LAVEDA DOUGLAS
    Laveda Mae Douglas, age 91, daughter of Vernon and Emily (Reynolds) Randall, was born Jan. 6, 1931, in Clayton, Kan.  She died on Friday, May 6, 2022, at Texas County Memorial Hospital in Houston, Mo.
  • CARL CRABTREE
    On May 7, 2022, our Lord Jesus Christ came and personally escorted Carl Crabtree to his heavenly home where he was joyfully greeted by his father and mother, Rufus and Ethel Crabtree, family members and friends.
  • BRITTANY LeANN SCOTT
    Brittany LeAnn Scott, 26, daughter of Jimmie and Jennifer Scott, was born July 20, 1995, in Houston, Mo. She passed away on April 29, 2022, at her home in St. Ann, Mo.
  • JOHN FRANKLIN WELLS
    John Franklin Wells, 80, of Lebanon, Ore., passed away April 21, 2022.  He was born in Springfield, Mo., on Sept. 21, 1941. 
  • DANA SCOTT
    Dana Oleta (Williams) Scott of Stockton, Mo., was born June 19, 1931, to Earl Williams and Alvaretta (Helton) Williams. Dana passed away April 23, 2022, making her age 90 years and 10 months.
  • BONNIE M. GENTRY
    Bonnie Marie Gentry, 78, daughter of Earl Elmer and Amelia Marie Goldsberry Gentry, was born Sept. 15, 1943, on the family farm in the White Rock community. She passed away April 25, 2022, in Springfield.
  • STELLA PAULINE TUTTLE
    Stella Pauline Tuttle passed away Thursday, April 14, 2022, in Pine Grove, Calif., at the age of 79 years old. She was born in St. Louis, Mo., on May 18, 1942, a daughter of Pauline (Tallent) and Tony Markunas.
  • MARY L. DAUGHERTY CONLEY
    Mary L. Conley (nee Daugherty), passed away, Monday, April 25, 2022.