Shirley May Richards 1948-2020

Written on August 11, 2020

Shirley May Richards, the daughter of Claude Carol and Esther (Poppa) Cook, was born on November 17, 1948, in Clarinda, Iowa. Shirley attended Rock Port High School, Rock Port, Missouri, graduating in 1966. In 1968, Shirley was united in marriage to Bill Richards in Washington, D.C., and they became the parents of four children, Bryan,  Continue Reading »

Vida Ethel Wallace 1929 – 2020

Written on August 4, 2020

Vida Ethel Wallace was born on March 14, 1929, in Phelps City, Missouri. She was one of nine children born to William D. and Vida Ethel (Combs) Taylor. Ethel attended several rural schools, including Langdon, Cooper, Nishnabotna, and Irish Grove. On June 29, 1978, she married E. Francis Barnett. He passed away in 1980. Then  Continue Reading »

Carolyn L. Price 1944 – 2020

Written on August 4, 2020

Carolyn L. Price, age 76, of Lincoln, Nebraska, (formerly rural Hamburg, Iowa) passed away on Sunday, July 26, 2020, at Tabitha-Seagren House in Lincoln. Carolyn was born on June 15, 1944, in Hamburg, the daughter of Jean C. and Mary N. (Collins) Brown. She attended country school and later Rock Port High School. On May  Continue Reading »

Eddie R. Bywater 1929-2020

Written on July 28, 2020

Eddie Ray Bywater, 90, Tarkio, Missouri, passed away Friday, July 24, 2020, at Community Hospital-Fairfax, Fairfax, Missouri. All memorial services are pending. Memorials may be directed to the Eddie Bywater Memorial Fund. Arrangements are under the direction of Davis Funeral Home, Tarkio. Online condolences may be left at

Everett Duane Campbell

Written on July 28, 2020

Everett Duane Campbell, Deepwater, Missouri, formerly of Tarkio, Missouri, passed away June 1, 2020. He was born October 28, 1932, to Earl and Faye (Dahlgren) Campbell in Atchison County, Missouri. On October 4, 1953, he was united in marriage to Wilma Dean Hamby at the Assembly of God Church in Tarkio and two children were  Continue Reading »

Gordon Francis Burke

Written on July 21, 2020

Gordon Francis Burke, 77, of Aurora, Colorado, passed away on July 15, 2020. Funeral arrangements are pending.

Betty Jean Dudley 1943-2020

Written on July 21, 2020

Betty Jean Dudley, age 77, Nebraska City, Nebraska, died Sunday, July 12, 2020, at her home. Betty was born March 11, 1943, in Council Bluffs, Iowa, to Otis and Myrtle (Rudder) Allen. She was a homemaker and enjoyed spending time outdoors, listening to music, watching movies, cooking, gardening, and spending the holidays with her family.  Continue Reading »

Raymond Lee Gebhards 1953-2020

Written on July 14, 2020

Raymond Lee Gebhards, the son of Edwin and June (Wooten) Gebhards, was born on April 9, 1953 in Fairfax, Missouri. He attended Tarkio High School, Tarkio, Missouri, graduating in 1971. On May 19, 1973, Raymond was united in marriage to Ruth Ann Payton at the Fairfax Baptist Church, Fairfax. They became the parents of two  Continue Reading »

Taylor Ann McCartney 1993-2020

Written on July 14, 2020

Taylor Ann McCartney, the daughter of Marvin James McCartney and Martha Ann (Green) McCartney, was born on February 16, 1993, in Fairfax, Missouri. Taylor attended Tarkio High School in Tarkio, Missouri, graduating in 2011. She then attended Park University in Parkville, Missouri, for one year before transferring to Northwest Missouri State University in Maryville, Missouri,  Continue Reading »

H.B. Lawrence 1927-2020

Written on July 14, 2020

H.B. Lawrence, 93, of Craig, Missouri, was born May 27, 1927, to Ralph Waldo and Gertrude (Nies) Lawrence. He graduated from Fairfax High School in May of 1945 and was drafted into the United States Army after his 18th birthday. After basic training, H.B. served his country behind a typewriter processing thousands of discharge papers  Continue Reading »

Joyce E. (Oslin) Rasnic 1939-2020

Written on July 14, 2020

Joyce E. (Oslin) Rasnic, 80, passed away July 11, 2020, at her Mound City, Missouri, home. She was born November 4, 1939, in Watson, Missouri, to Raymond L.and Elsie C. (Herrmann) Oslin. On August 19, 1956, Joyce married Charles Raymond Rasnic and they became parents of four sons. Throughout Joyce’s life she was a hard  Continue Reading »

Judi Joy Spiker 1949-2020

Written on July 14, 2020

Judi Joy Behling Spiker was born to Robert A. and Joy J. Behling on March 30, 1949, in Salt Lake City, Utah. Judi passed away on July 8, 2020, in her home in Tooele, Utah, surrounded by her loving husband, daughter and son-in-law. She was the third of eight happy children and grew up in  Continue Reading »