Obituary

Linda Gail Wimmer

Written on February 12, 2019

Linda Gail Wimmer, the daughter of Donald L. “Mick” and Alice Lucile (Cooper) Thompson, was born August 28, 1950, at the Fairfax Community Hospital, Fairfax Missouri. She passed away Sunday, February 10, 2019, at the Bryan Medical Center, Lincoln, Nebraska. Linda attended early elementary in Tarkio, Missouri. Her family moved to Rock Port, Missouri, where  Continue Reading »

Marie J. Perry

Written on February 12, 2019

Marie J. (Moody) Perry, 85, Rock Port, Missouri, passed away Saturday, February 9, 2019, at Good Samaritan Nursing Home, Auburn, Nebraska. Funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, February 13, 2019, at the Rock Port Baptist Church. Interment will be at High Creek Cemetery, Watson, Missouri. Open visitation begins at 9:00 a.m., Tuesday, at  Continue Reading »

Gene Kerr

Written on February 12, 2019

Carl Eugene (Gene) Kerr, 86, Auburn, Nebraska, formerly of Rock Port, Missouri, passed away Sunday, February 10, 2019, at his home in Auburn. The body has been cremated. All memorial services are pending. Arrangements are under the direction of Minter Funeral Chapel, Rock Port. Online condolences may be left at www.minterfuneralchapels.com. Services are under the  Continue Reading »

M. Louise Carlson

Written on February 12, 2019

Marilyn Louise (Stotts) Carlson, 80, Bethany, formerly of Tarkio, Missouri, passed away Monday, February 11, 2019, at Bethany Care Center, Bethany. The body has been cremated. All memorial services are pending. Services are under the direction of Davis Funeral Home, Tarkio. Online condolences may be left at www.minterfuneralchapels.com. Services are under the direction of Minter  Continue Reading »

Marion A. Sheldon

Written on February 5, 2019

Marion Augusta (Gangelhoff) Sheldon, the daughter of Jacob Henry Gangelhoff and Helene Rose Gangelhoff, was born at Cass Lake, Minnesota, on January 1, 1924, and passed away at Community Hospital-Fairfax in Fairfax, Missouri, on January 27, 2019, at the age of 95. As a child, Marion’s family moved to East Grand Forks, Minnesota, where she  Continue Reading »

Frances Ethel Stoner

Written on February 5, 2019

Frances Ethel Stoner, 99, Fairfax, Missouri, died January 30, 2019, at Pleasant View Nursing Home in Rock Port, Missouri. Ethel was born August 3, 1919, in rural Atchison County, Missouri. She was one of several children born to George A. and Frances (Wiley) Brim. Ethel grew up and attended school in the Rock Port and  Continue Reading »

Lorena M. Freeman

Written on February 5, 2019

Lorena M. Freeman, formerly of Fairfax, Missouri, passed away on January 27, 2019, at Keystone Ridge in Omaha, Nebraska, at the age of 89. Lorena was born June 23, 1929, to Hurvul and Jessie (Driskell) Epley in Dora, Missouri. She attended school in Dora. On April 17, 1947, she was united in marriage to Wayne  Continue Reading »

Lloyd Wayne Gayler

Written on February 5, 2019

Lloyd Wayne Gayler was born August 6, 1937, in Rock Port, Missouri. He worked on the family farm in Rock Port, Missouri, until he decided to move to Delta, Colorado, in 1955 where he graduated from Delta High School in the same year. He then attended Tarkio College and graduated in 1957 with a degree  Continue Reading »

Jenila C. Bywaters

Written on February 5, 2019

Jenila C. Bywaters, the daughter of Arthur B. and Marie (Knapp) Slemp, was born December 13, 1935, in Tarkio, Missouri. She attended Tarkio High School, graduating in 1953. On November 20, 1954, Jenila was united in marriage to Price V. Bywaters. They became the parents of two children, Clint and Susan. Jenila was employed as  Continue Reading »

Lorena M. Freeman

Written on January 29, 2019

Lorena M. (Epley) Freeman, 89, Omaha, Nebraska, formerly of Fairfax, Missouri, passed away January 27, 2019, at Keystone Ridge, Omaha. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, February 2, 2019, at Davis Funeral Home, Tarkio. Interment will be at Home Cemetery, Tarkio. Open visitation begins at 9:00 a.m., Friday, at Davis Funeral  Continue Reading »

Marion A. Sheldon

Written on January 29, 2019

Marion A. Sheldon, 95, of Rock Port, Missouri, and formerly of Shenandoah, Iowa, passed away on Sunday morning, January 27, 2019, at Community Hospital-Fairfax, Fairfax, Missouri. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, January 31, 2019, at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Shenandoah, Iowa. The family will greet friends at the church one  Continue Reading »

Norman Lee Simmons

Written on January 29, 2019

Norman Lee Simmons, age 91, Fairfax, Missouri, died Wednesday, January 23, 2019, at his home. Norman was born June 3, 1927, in Ava, Missouri. He was the son of the late William and Francis (Strong) Simmons. Norm’s family made their home in Ava, where he attended school. After school Norm enlisted in the United States  Continue Reading »