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Dwight D. Roper

Dr. Dwight D. Roper passed away at the age of 81 on October 3rd, 2018 in San Carlos, California. Dwight was raised in Ava,...

Ashton Ray Young

Ashton Ray Young, 34, Grandview, Missouri, formerly of Ava and Springfield, Missouri, passed away Monday, October 1, 2018, at Lee’s Summit Medical Center.  He was...

Gary Lee Cunningham

Gary Lee Cunningham, 70 years, 1 month, 14 days old, passed on to Heaven on October 6, 2018 at his home with his wife,...

Roy Edward Emerick

Roy Emerick, beloved Daddy and Grandpa passed away peacefully with family at his side the evening of Saturday, October 6, 2018, at his daughter’s...

Gene McSwain

Gene McSwain, 71 of Ava, Mo. departed this life September 27, 2018, at Spring Valley Rehab Center Springfield, Mo. He was born June 25,...

Donna Jean (McBride) Rathbun

Donna Jean (McBride) Rathbun passed away September 23, 2018, after a long illness with her family by her side in Cushing, Okla.   Donna was...

Lonnie Taber

Lonnie Dole Taber, 73 years, 0 months, 19 days old, passed away on September 26, 2018 in St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis,...

Matthew Scott Welker

On November 14, 1981 a handsome boy was born to Rodney and Joann Welker who they lovingly named Matthew Scott Welker. Matthew was raised,...

Geneva Heinlein

Ruby Geneva Heinlein, 87 years, 8 months, 21 days old, passed on to Heaven on September 17, 2018 at her home with all her...

Bonnie Lou Phipps

Bonnie Lou Phipps, 88 years, 6 months, 6 days old, passed away on  August 24, 2018 at Mercy Hospital in Springfield, MO with her...
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