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Johnie F. Burton, 85

Burton, John obit photo

Johnie F. Burton, 85, of Hanna City, Ill., passed away peacefully at 2:25 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013, at his home with family by his side. He was born on Aug. 1, 1928 in Squires, Mo., the son of ...

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Yvette M. (Bet) Strout, 60

Yvette M. (Bet) Strout, 60, passed away on Oct. 1, 2013, at Cox South Hospital, Springfield. Bet was born in Maine and has lived in many different states, but Ava, Mo., has been home for the past two years. Bet ...

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Cap Earnest Porter, 72

Cap Porter

Cap Earnest Porter, 72 years, passed to Heaven on Nov. 27, 2013 in his home surrounded by family and friends. Cap was born Aug. 1, 1941 in Squires, Mo., to Charley and  Mary Elizabeth (Plumb) Porter. Cap and Sue Lakey ...

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Wendell F. King, 88


Wendell F. King, 88, entered this life on Sept. 1, 1925 the son of Vern L. and Easter Ogilvie King in Harmony, Ark., and departed this life Nov. 26, 2013, at his home near Ava, Mo., surrounded by his loving ...

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Samantha Elizabeth Hetherington, 23


Samantha Elizabeth Hetherington, 23, passed away in her sleep on Nov. 28, 2013. Samantha was born on Jan. 3, 1990, in Kansas City, Mo., to James Robert and Lisa (Reistroffer) Hetherington. Sam was a photographer, writer, artist, scrapbooker, activist, survivor, ...

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Emma Nell Hester, 93

Emma Hester

Emma Nell Hester, 93 years, 10 months, and 20 days old, passed to Heaven on Nov. 27, 2013 at Glenwood Healthcare, Seymour, Mo. Emma was born Jan. 7, 1920 in Jonesboro, Ark., to Walter and Annie (Smith) Hendrix. She lived ...

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Floyd William Graham, 77

floyd graham

Floyd  William Graham, 77 years, 11 months, and 1 day old, passed to heaven on Nov. 30, 2013 at his home with his family by his side. Floyd  was born Dec. 29, 1935 in Longrun, Mo., to Wallace William and ...

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Melvin Thompson, 75

Melvin Thompson, age 75, of Ava, Mo., formerly of Topeka, Kan., passed away at his home in Ava Friday, Nov. 22, 2013. He was born Nov. 9, 1938 in Topeka the son of Roy C. Thompson and Juanita M. Huntsman ...

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Elva Irene Richards, 85


Elva Irene Richards, 85 years, passed to heaven on Nov. 22, 2013 at Mercy Hospital. Irene was born Nov. 16, 1928 in Roy, Mo., to Orla and Anna (Morgan) Bricker. Irene and  Jack Richards were united in marriage on March ...

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Mack Gentry Miller, 95


Mack Gentry Miller, 95ݣears old, passed to heaven on Nov. 24, 2013 at Heart of the Ozarks Health Care Center in Ava, Mo., with his family by his side. Mack was born March 9, 1918 in Bryant, Mo., to John ...

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