Sharon Rose (Oliver) Thomas

Sharon Rose (Oliver) Thomas, 63, of Kearney, Mo., died Sunday, July 30, 2017 at Liberty Hospital. Sharon was born on August 17, 1953 in St. Louis, Mo., to James Samuel “Sam” and Shirley Elizabeth (Wilson) Oliver. She was a graduate of the class of 1971 from Clopton High School....

Gerald L. “Jerry” Norton

Jerry Norton, 74, of Kearney, Mo., passed away July 30, 2017. Jerry was born in Kansas City, Mo., on March 3, 1943. He was a graduate of the class of ’61 from North Kansas City High School. He was a member of the Sheet Metal Local #2 and worked...

Ms. Cindy Louise Graves

Ms. Cindy Louise Graves, 64, of Kansas City, Mo., went to be with the LORD on July 29, 2017. Ms. Cindy Louise Graves was born in Leavenworth, Kans., to parents Rod Howell and Floretta Joy Sanderson, who proceeded her in death, along with her ex-husband, Archie Dene Barber. In...

Margo Dean “Lam” Stein

Margo Dean “Lam” Stein, passed away July 27, 2017 at home. Margo Dean was born March 23, 1947 to Alva L. and LaRue L. (Crum) Stein in Rayville. He a was a graduate of Richmond High School class of 1965, and went on to serve in the U.S. Army...

David M. Clevenger

David M. Clevenger, 66, of the Kansas City area, passed away July 26, 2017. Survivors include his brother, Dennis Clevenger; nephew, Ross Clevenger; and niece, Jill Clevenger. Private service. Arrangements are through Fry-Bross & Spidle Funeral Home, Kearney, Mo.

James “Speedy” Myers

James “Speedy” Myers, Lawson Mo., passed away July 25, 2017. James was born May 5, 1935 to James and Cecile (Hester) Myers in Arma, Kans. He married Joyce Ann Jackson on May 17, 1957. He worked at Morrow Lumber for over 40 years. He was a member of the...

Jerry Lee Stufflebean

Jerry Lee Stufflebean died peacefully at his home surrounded by his family on July 23, 2017 in Holt, Mo., at the age of 77. Jerry was born on April 28, 1940 in Brookfield, Mo., to Gerald Emerson Stufflebean and Gladys Ruth (Frazier) Stufflebean. He graduated from Brookfield High School...

Shannon Freeman

Growing up, Shannon excelled at sports. He was a graduate of Smithville High School. He joined the Iron Workers Union after high school, where his agility, strength, and high spirits allowed him to walk narrow beams to help create so many bridges and buildings throughout Kansas City, all of...

Charles “Chuck” Hulin Sellars Jr.

Charles “Chuck” Hulin Sellars Jr., 72, passed away in the comfort of his home on July 20, 2017. Chuck was born in Kansas City, Mo., on June 26, 1945. He was preceded in death by his wife, Sally Ann Sellars; father, Charles Hulin Sellars Sr.; and mother, Marian Lucille...

Lynda June Baker

Lynda June Baker, 73, of Richmond, Mo., passed away Tuesday, July 18, 2017 surrounded by her loved ones. She was born June 26, 1944 in Gary, Ind., to Earl and Fern (Harrelson) Coon. Lynda is survived by one son, Kenny (Donna) Baker of Hardin; four daughters, Kathy (Daniel) Powers...

Shirley Fyock Dowling

Heaven was a buzz when Shirley Dowling, of Kearney, joined the rest of her family July 15, 2017 at the age of 84. Shirley was the youngest of 10 children born June 24, 1933 to Albert and Susie (Burns) Fyock. Shirley grew up in Kansas City, Kans., graduating from...

Jack Halferty

Jack Halferty, 66, Excelsior Springs, Mo., passed away while participating in a 5K race on July 15, 2017, in Brookfield, Mo. Jack was born August 27, 1950 in Thayer, Iowa, to his parents Stuart and Jean Halferty. He graduated from Revere High School in 1968, and attended Northeast Missouri...