Edward “Pappy” Hutchinson

It is with great sadness that we say goodbye to our Pappy. Beloved father, grandfather, great grandfather, brother, and friend. Edward E. Hutchison of Richmond, Mo., passed away on September 29, 2017. He was born on December 1 ,1935 to the late Homer Troy and Anna Mozelle Medders Hutchison...

Janice Marie Kern

The siblings of Janice “Jan” Marie Kern  of Kearney, Mo., will be celebrating her life on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at Fry-Bross & Spidle Funeral Home; visitation 10:00 to 11:00 a.m., Memorial Service 11:00 to 11:30 a.m. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery, Kearney. Jan was born on December...

Dorris May Loftin

Dorris May Loftin, 89, Excelsior Springs, Mo., passed away September 24, 2017. Dorris was born December 23, 1927 to Edward Almond and Silverdick Bland (Houston) King in Lone Elm, Kans. She married Gary Loftin on May 3, 1951 in Harrison, Ark.  She was a stay at home mom and...

Mary Sue Bolling

Mary Sue Bolling, 88, of Lawson, Mo., passed away September 24, 2017 in Hannibal, Mo. Mary was born June 13, 1929 in Lee’s Summit, Mo., to Claude and Lucy (Nowlin) Myres. On October 13, 1947 she married William R. Bolling in Post Oak, Mo. Mary worked at Lake City...

Richard Michael Davis

Richard Michael Davis, 71, Kansas City, Mo., passed away September 22, 2017. Richard was born November 19, 1945 to Michael Alvin and DeVona Imogene (McCartney) Davis in Elwood, Penn. He married Shirley McKown on April 20, 1990 in Las Vegas, Nev. He was a U.S. Marine Sergeant veteran serving...

Charles D. Houston

Charles D. Houston ,67, Rayville, Mo., passed away September 22, 2017 at Liberty Hospital. Charles was born November 22, 1949 to Charlie and Louise Houston in Richmond, Mo.  He served in the U.S. Army.  He married Karen Findley on July 24, 1971 in Vibbard, Mo.  He was a member...

John Edward “Eddie” Mills

John Edward Mills, 82, of Excelsior Springs, Mo., passed away September 18, 2017.  John was born on October 30, 1934 in Orrick, Mo., son of Cecil Ashley and Bessie Opal (Frank) Mills. Eddie, as known by family, was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Frances Mills; brothers, Billy...

Janet Lee Sykes

Janet Lee Sykes, 70, Kansas City, Mo., passed away September 17, 2017 at Northcare Hospice House after a long battle with cancer. Janet was born September 26, 1946 to Lewis Homer and Waldena (James) Isley in Perryton, Texas. She graduated from Richmond High School. She was preceded in death...

Samuel “Sam” McAuliffe

Samuel Joseph McAuliffe, 71, of Excelsior Springs, Mo., passed away on September 17, 2017. Sam is survived by his wife, Susan; two sons, Christopher and David; five grandchildren; and his sister, Mary. Sam was born and spent most of his days in and around Kansas City.  After serving in...

Jerry Russell Heflin

Jerry Russell Heflin, of Excelsior Springs, Mo., passed away on Tuesday, September 12, 2017. Jerry was born June 13, 1938, in Barnsdall, Okla., to Robert and Gladys (Chapman) Heflin, who predeceased him. Jerry is survived by Lilly (Smith) Heflin, his wife of 55 years, of Excelsior Springs, Mo., as...

JoHanna Robinson

JoHanna Robinson, 91, of Kansas City, Mo., passed away September 12, 2017 in her home with her daughter and grandkids at her side. JoHanna came from a great period of time in our history. She was born in Germany in 1926. She lived through the Nazi regime. She was...

Marylin June Helm

Marylin June Helm, 80, of Hamilton, Mo., passed away September 11, 2017. Cremation. No services are planned at this time. Arrangements are through Fry-Bross & Spidle Funeral Home, Kearney.