Beverly Kay Elrod

Beverly Kay Elrod, 68, of Liberty, MO, passed away June, 29, 2018. Beverly was born December 31, 1949 to Virgil Wells and Geraldine (Shull) Craig in Kansas City, MO. She was a member of Rock Creek Fellowship Church. Beverly and her husband, Donald, enjoyed traveling and ministering to others...

Billy Ray Brookshier

Billy Ray Brookshier was born in Excelsior Springs, Mo., on December 3, 1965. He left behind his family and friends to be with the Lord on June 25, 2018. Bill had a passion for the Chiefs and fishing. He was proceeded in death by his parents, Jack and Leona...

Judith L. Eaton

Judith L. Eaton, 69, Lexington, Mo., passed away June 27, 2018 at North Kansas City Hospital. Judith was born September 8, 1948 to James and Helen Josephine (Wrisinger) Wanager in Independence, Mo. She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, James Jr. “Jimmy” and Paul Wanager, and sister,...

James Fredrick Atkins

James Fredrick Atkins, 49, Lawson, Mo., beloved husband, father, uncle, brother, God father and friend, passed away June 21, 2018 at his home. James was born December 27, 1968 to Clifford Fred and Elfrieda Gertrude (Mattern) Atkins in Lawson, Mo.  He met Alisha Jackson on February 17, 1992 and...

Lawrence “Pat” Patrick Neary III

Lawrence “Pat” Patrick Neary III, 65, of Lawson, Mo., peacefully passed away at Liberty Hospital on Thursday, June 21, 2018. Pat was born on February 19, 1953 in Denver, Colo. Pat is proceeded in death by his second son, David Neary, and his parents, Larry and Betty Neary. Pat...

Sandra J. Renno

Sandra J. Renno, 54, of Liberty, Mo., passed away June 16, 2018. Sandra was born June 14, 1964 to Thomas J. Renno and Peggy J. (McCoy) Renno in North Kansas City, Mo. Sandra was a Liberty High School graduate and worked for Walmart for over 30 years. Sandra was...

Willard “Bill” T. Bangle

Willard “Bill” T. Bangle, 96, of Excelsior Springs, Mo., passed away June 13, 2018. Willard was born in Lindsey, Ark., on July 24, 1921, the son of Eric and Myrtle (Brolliar) Bangle. He married Gillis W. West in Upland, Calif. Willard was a W.W.II marine veteran and fought in...

James D. Berning

James D. Berning, 82, of Excelsior Springs, Mo., passed away June 9, 2018. He was a United States Army veteran. James was a lifelong Kansas City Royals fan and a faithful servant of his Lord. He will be greatly missed. He is survived by his wife, Betty, of 62...

Linda S. Reeve

Linda Sue (Durm) Reeve, 62, of Excelsior Springs, Mo., passed away June 6, 2018 as a result of pancreatic cancer. Born July 29, 1955 in Ord, Neb., she lived the first 14 years of her life in Bartlesville, Okla., before moving to the Kansas City area. She graduated from...

John B. Huxtable

John B. “JBird” Huxtable, 66, Kearney, Mo., passed June 3, 2018. John was born June 24, 1951 to Marvin Sr. and Dorothy (Amos) Huxtable in Smithville, Mo.  He retired after 23 years with the railroad. JBird had a love for music and enjoyed playing guitar.  He spent time working...

Walter Garland Phipps

Walter Garland Phipps, 65, Lathrop, Mo., passed away June 1, 2018. Walter was born July 23, 1952 to William and Dorothy Phipps in Kansas City, Mo.  He attended Oak Park High School, earning his G.E.D in 1997. He worked for many years as an auto body/fender man. Walter was...