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  • HARRY LEON “LONNY” FREEMAN
    Harry Leon “Lonny” Freeman, 82, was born on May 20, 1939, to Clyde Freeman and Mildred Haggard Freeman.
  • BEVERLY LAVONE HARRISON
    Memorial services for Beverly Lavone Harrison, 77, of Beulah, are 1 p.m. Sunday, June 5, 2022,  at the University Extension’s Lone Star Annex.
  • JOHN FREDERICK ZIMMERMAN
    John Frederick Zimmerman, age 84, was born Sept. 3, 1938 and passed away May 15, 2022. He was preceded in death by his parents, Katherine and William Zimmerman.
  • AARON LYNN BAILEY
    Aaron Lynn Bailey, 24, of Marble Hill, passed away Saturday, May 21, 2022, at his residence.
  • CHARLIE GILLESPIE
    Charlie Gillespie, age 87, passed away Sunday, May 15, 2022. Born June 26, 1934, Charlie grew up in Fortescue, Mo., where he attended school.
  • GLENDA BELEW
    Glenda Belew, 73,  was born July 16, 1948, in St. Louis, Mo., to Matthew and Mary Lenora Gale Stark.  She passed away May 14, 2022, at Phelps Health in Rolla, Mo.
  • 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.