Butler County Missouri
Genealogy Trails

Genealogy And History

Obituaries and Death Notices

Mary G. Alexander
Mrs. Mary G. Alexander, age 90, of Neelyville, was born January 3, 1893 in Neelyville and died March 14, 1983 in Doctors Regional Medical Center, Poplar Bluff.  She was a member of Independence Baptist Church at Neelyville and was a retired homemaker and nurse. Survivors are her husband, John Alexander, of Neelyville; four sons, Cecil Scott and Billy Alexander, both of St. Louis and Jessie Alexander and Johnnie Alexander of Neelyville; two daughters, Edna Franks of Benton Harbor, Michigan and Edith Warren of Neelyville; 26 grandchildren; 52 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services were conducted Wednesday afternoon, March 16, in the Neelyville Methodist Church with Jimmy Davis officiating.  Burial was in Roberts cemetery under direction of Ermert Funeral Service. [Pocahontas (AR) Star Herald, March 17, 1983; submitted by Freda Roberts]

F. Y. Austin
Frank B. Austin's Father Dies at 84
F. Y. Austin, 84, father of Frank B. Austin, business manager of the Amarillo Public School system, died Wednesday about 7 p.m., at his home near Rossville, Mo. Frank Austin left Wednesday night by plane and Mrs. Austin will leave tonight by train to attend funeral services, which probably will be held Saturday at Rossville, Mo. The Austin home here is at 3606 S. Lamar. F. Y. Austin is survived by his wife and a granddaughter, Jeanie Austin, daughter of Frank Austin. (Source: newspaper unknown, Oct. 1958, transcribed by Camellia)

Bessie E. Barnhart
Word has been received of the Feb. 6, 1986, death of Mrs. Bessie May Elizabeth Barnhart, 76 years old, of Sierra Vista, Ariz. Mrs. Barnhart was born Jan. 1, 1910 at Poplar Bluff. She had been a resident of Arizona since 1979. On May 31, 1930, she married Elbert O. Summers, of Cape Girardeau, Mo, who preceded her in death June 16, 1950. On Aug. 22, 1951 she married Jesse J. Barnhart, of Cape Girardeau, who preceded her in death, Oct. 24, 1982. She is survived by a daughter, Ester Summers Taylor, St. David, Ariz.; sons, Ray Summers, Overland, John Summers, Elm Springs, Ark., and Dennis Summers, San Bernadino, Calif.; stepsons, Phillip and Sam Barnhart, Cape Girardeau; brothers, Floyd Davis, Cape Girardeau and Fred Davis, California; 18 grandchildren, and 14 great-grandchildren. Arrangements were by the Hatfield Funeral Home, Sierra Vista. [Unknown newspaper, c. Feb 1986; Submitted by Anna Newell]

Christopher Lee Bowen
Christopher Lee Bowen, 22, of Poplar Bluff died Sunday, Sept. 15, 1996, at Doctors Regional Medical Center, from injuries received in an automobile accident.  Mr. Bowen was born April 21, 1974, in Poplar Bluff.  He attended the Church of God.  In July 1991, he was married to Angel Marie Blaylock.  She survives.  Survivors also include two children, Johnithan Bowen and Joshua Bowen, both of Salt Lake City, Utah; his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Clinton Bowen of Poplar Bluff; and two brothers, Clifford Allen Bowen of San Diego, Calif., and Michael Wayne Bowen of Poplar Bluff.  Visitation will be at 7 p.m. today at Cotrell Funeral Chapel.  A graveside service will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Poplar Bluff City Cemetery with the Rev. Kent Miller officiating. [The Daily American Republic, Sept. 16, 1996; Sub. by Robert King]

Dr Joseph M Brandon
Dr Joseph M Brandon died at age of 91 years. Resided at Essex since 1910. Father of Dr WL Brandon and Mrs. Ida Quals of this city; Dr J P Brandon of Essex. Dr J (ospeh) M Brandon, 91 of Dexter, veterinarian of SI and SEMO, died at the Brandon Hospital her at3:50am today after an illness of about 4 weeks. Dr Brandon was born in Jackson Co, IL in Aug 1865 to Martha Belle Allmon. (d/o John and Angeline). They were the parents of five children: Dr J P Brandon of Essex, Dr  W L Brandon of Poplar Bluff, WA Brandon of Carbondale, IL, Mrs. Mary Reynolds of Jonesboro, Il and Mrs. Ida Qualls of Poplar Bluff. Several years after the death of his first wife, Dr Brandon was married the second time to Mrs. Juanita F McFarlen after moving to MO in 1910. She also survives. Dr Brandon was a member of a family of four. His father died when he was four years old and his mother raised the family. (parents were Thomas S and Jane (Tygett) Brandon). A few days before his death he was visited by some of the doctors in the family, his sons: Doctors W L and JP, two nephews Dr J P Hiller of Pollard (Clay Co), AR and Dr F M Hiller of Centerville (St Clair Co), IL, and a grandson Dr C L Qualls of Poplar Bluff, MO. Among his relatives, Dr Brandon numbers 16 doctors. Nine Grandchildren, quite a large number of great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Monday morning at 10:00 am at the Baptist church in Dexter with the Rev Phillips in charge. The body will then be taken to Carbondale, IL, immediately afterward for the final rites to be held at the old family cemetery (South County Line in Jackson Co, IL)  at 2:30pm. In the meantime the body will lie in state at the apartments of Dr W l Brandon in the hospital here. Daily American Republic in Poplar Bluff, MO, Saturday 22 Aug 1936[Submitted by Jeana Gallagher]

Theodore R. Campbell
Theodore R. Campbell of Harviell, Mo., passed away at his residence June 1, 1984 at the age of 68 years, 3 months and 11 days.  He was born February 21, 1916 at Caledonia, Mo., to the late Della Cordell and Dora A. Campbell.  "Ted", as he was known to family and friends, served his country in the U.S. Army for 3 years and in the Air Force for four years with some of his service time spent overseas during World War II.  He was united in marriage to Margaret Duncan November 9, 1940 at Ste. Genevieve, Mo., and two daughters were born to this union.  In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by one sister, Etheleen Singleton; four brothers, Gene, Roscoe, Hunter and Orville Campbell.  Those who remain to mourn his passing are his devoted and loving wife, Margaret Campbell; two daughters, Beverly (Mrs. Joe Westgate) of Denver, Colorado and Carol (Mrs. Paul Bridgwater) of Harviell, Mo.; three brothers, Bill Campbell of Potosi, John Campbell of St. Louis and Cecil Campbell of Belleview; two sisters, Margie (Mrs. Ace O'Neil) of California and Irene Seabourne of Caledonia; three grandchildren, one great-grandchild, nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.  Funeral services were conducted 2:00 p.m. Monday, June 4 at the Caledonia Assembly of God Church with Rev. Tom Faulkner and Rev. Paul Graham officiating.  Interment was in Caledonia Methodist Cemetery under the direction of the Britton Funeral Home of Potosi. [The Potosi Independent Journal, June 7, 1984; Sub. by Robert King]

Charles T. Colter
HARVIELL - Charles T. Colter, 87, died Wednesday, Sept. 18, 1996 at the Cedargate nursing home in Poplar Bluff. He was born June 22, 1909 n Clay County, Ark. Mr. Colter was a farmer and a longtime resident of Butler County. He attended the Baptist Church. On July 30, 1941 he was married to Jennie Eilf in Bollinggram, Ohio. She survives. Also surviving are two sons, Richard Colter of Poplar Bluff, and Charles Colter of Manchester, Mich.; one daughter, Jeanne Tubbs of Harviell; one brother, James "Bud" Colter of Fisk; seven grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Visitation was Saturday evening at Fitch-Hillis Funeral Home in Poplar Bluff. The funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 22, in the funeral chapel with the Rev. Cheryl Colter officiating. Burial will be in the Kinsey Cemetery. [Daily American Republic; c. Sept 1996]

James C. Cox
James C. COX, died of typhoid at his residence in Butler Co., Mo., 13 Apr. 1857, age 27y 3m 4d. He married Nelly KITRELL in 1852. She died in 1853. He married 4 Sept. 1855, the sister of C. F. T. KERBY. Leaves wife and three little orphans. By J. M. Sheuler from Shiloh, Butler Co., Mo. [Source: "Missouri Pioneers County & Genealogical Records," vol. XVIII by Nadine Hodges and Mrs. Howard Woodruff; March 1973; tr. by GT Transcription Team]

Wilma C. Curtis
Wilma C. Curtis, 67, of Poplar Bluff died Friday, Sept. 13, 1996, at Doctors Regional Medical Center.  Mrs. Curtis was born Oct. 31, 1928, in Greenville.  On Oct. 2, 1948, she married Charles H. Curtis in St. Louis.  He survives.  Survivors also include three sons, Scott Curtis of Poplar Bluff, Chuck Curtis of Pilot Oak, Ky., and Drewe Curtis of Jonesboro, Ark.; one daughter, Jan Johnson of Visalia, Calif.; one brother, John L. Childress; and one sister, Lila Fitzsimmons of St. Louis.  The funeral was to be at 2 p.m. today at Morgan-Sifford Funeral Home in Puxico with Brian Sharp officiating.  Burial will be at Greenville Cemetery.  [The Daily American Republic, Sept. 16, 1996; Sub. by Robert King]

Ruby Lee Day
DEXTER - Ruby Lee Day, 82, of Dexter died Friday, Sept. 20, 1996, at Dexter Memorial Hospital. Mrs. Day had lived in Bell City for many years, and had lived in Dexter for the past eight years. She was a homemaker and a member of the Bible Missionary Church of Dexter. She married Leonard O. Rhine in 1931. He died Feb. 27, 1976. She married Beckam Day on May 30, 1987, in Dexter. He survives. Also surviving are three sons, Glenn Rhine of Florissant, MO., Charles Derald Rhine of Davidsburg, Mich., and Leonard Rhine of St. Louis; six daughters, Rosa Lee McClelland and Connie Sutton, both of Little Rock, Ark., Barbara Sue Aserry of Fenton, Mo, Wanda Mae Peters of Neelyville, Glenda Fay Broaddus of Chicago, and Sherry McAnulty of Sikeston; 35 grandchildren; and 42 great-grandchildren. The funeral will be at 3 p.m. today at the Watkins & Sons Chapel in Dexter with the Rev. Farris Nabors officiating. Burial will be in the Hagy Cemetery at Dexter. [Daily American Republic; c. Sept 1996]

Elizabeth E. Glass
GLASS, Elizabeth E., wife of Rev. E. V. Glass of Butler Co., Mo., died 25 May 1857, age 28. She was born near Paducah, Ky. Her parents moved to Williamson Co., Ill., where she was married in 1843. In 1852 they moved to Mo. and settled in Butler Co., "where for two years she endured, without a murmer, all the hardships of an itinerant minister's wife in a broken, sparsely settled county." Her husband took her to St. Louis to a physician, where after a few weeks she died. Left husband and six children. [Source: "Missouri Pioneers County & Genealogical Records," vol. XVIII by Nadine Hodges and Mrs. Howard Woodruff; March 1973; tr. by GT Transcription Team]

Paul H. Guard
Cape Girardeau, Mo: Paul H. Guard, 57 years old, an employee of Uniroyal Corp., and a stone mason and building contractor of Joliet, Ill., died Saturday in a Joliet hospital.  He moved to Joliet four years ago from Cape Girardeau. Mr. Guard was born Feb. 6, 1913, in Poplar Bluff.  He married the former Miss Lena Myrant June 13, 1931 in Corning, Ark., and she survives.  Other survivors are two sons, Bob Guard, Perryville, and Paul H. Guard Jr., Cape Girardeau; a daughter. Mrs. Gordon Dawes, Lockport, Ill.; two brothers, Louis Guard, De Soto, and Lester Guard, Philadeliphia, Pa.; a sister, Mrs. Ida Blue, Poplar Bluff, and eight grandchildren. The body is at Ford and Sons Funeral Home where funeral services will be held at 1:30 Tuesday afternoon.  The Rev. Roy Nix, pastor of First Nazarene Church in Joliet will officiate, with the Rev. Melvin K. Shrout, pastor of Church of the Nazarene here, assisting.  Burial will be at City Cemetery in Poplar Bluff. (Unknown newspaper/. c1970; Contributed by Catherine Allison)

Dr. J. W. Hardin
Dr. J. W. Hardin was hanged at Poplar Bluff, Mo., for the murder of A. R. Smith. [Source: The Waco Evening News. (Waco, Tex.) January 19, 1892, Submitted by Barb Z]

Raymond Hayes
DUDLEY - Raymond "Jockey" Hayes, 81, died Sept. 19, 1996, at the Dexter Memorial Hospital. He was born in Anna, Ill. on June 4, 1915. Mr. Hayes lived most of his life in the Dudley community. He was a retired painter and interior decorator and formerly was employed by Busy B Lumber Company of Dexter. He was a veteran of World War II and served in the U.S. Navy. He was a member of the Dudley Community Church. Mr. Hayes was married to Alberta Thomas on Nov. 12, 1938 in Dudley. She survives. Other survivors are two sons, Gary Dale Hayes of Poplar Bluff and Donald Ray Hayes of Dexter; two daughters, Pansy Faye Bolster of Dudley, and Judity Ann Williamson of Dongola, Ill.; one brother, Carl E. Hayes of Gastonia, N.C.; and one sister, Gladys Chase of Puxico; 13 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. The funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. today at the funeral home with the Rev. T.R. "Bud" Meadows of Dudley officiating. Burial will be in the Hagy Cemetery in Dexter. [Daily American Republic; c. Sept 1996]

Leroy Heigel
Funeral services were held at 2:30 p.m. at the Olmstead Funeral Chapel on Tuesday, March 21 for Leroy Heigle of Heber Springs who passed away at Poplar Bluff, Mo., on Saturday, March 18, 1972 at the age of 73. The son of Frank and Faily Ann Davis, he was born at Tumbling Shoals on July 9, 1898. Mr. Heigle had spent most of his life in Cleburne County where he was retired from real estate and timber business. His religious belief was that of the Baptist Church. He was widely known throughout the county for his friendliness and regarded as an astute business man of quick perception and good judgement. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Elmus Hargett Heigle; three sons, Buck, Hubert and Isaac Heigle, all of Heber Springs; three daughters, Mrs.Gladys Bittle and Mrs. Ruby Davidson, both of Heber Springs and Miss Eileen Heigle of St. Louis; two brothers, Tom and Boe Heigle, both of Tumbling Shoals; one sister, Mrs. Mary Hickman of Tumbling Shoals; 11 grandchildren; two great grandchildren, other relatives and many friends. Rev. S.B. Harral officiated at the final tribute. Interment was at theChastain Cemetery in Tumbling Shoals by Olmstead Funeral Service. Pallbearers were Sammy Morton, Sherlon and Carl Foust, Leon Reed, Walter Aldridge, Leon McAnbar, K.G. Byrd and Ralph Wallace. [Unknown newspaper, c. March 1972; Submitted by: Terri Carota]

Jess David Hopple
Jess David Hopple St., 70, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Oct. 23, 2005, at Saint Francis Medical Center. He was born May 14, 1935, in Poplar Bluff, Mo., son of Roy V. and Thelma E. Branch Hopple. He and Freida Melton were married Dec. 24, 1954, at Charter Baptist Church in DeSoto, Mo. Mr. Hopple was a retired executive with Ford Motor Co., general superintendent-operations manager, retired mediator and arbitrator consultant. He was a member of Cape First Church, 32nd Degree Mason, member of Scottish and York Rites, Cape Shrine Club, Moolah Temple, and board member of Mid-America Teen Challenge and Salvation Army. He was a past master of St. Mark's Lodge 93, past president and board member of Missouri Veterans Home, past secretary of Eastern Star, and past grand royal patron of Amaranth of Missouri. Mr. Hopple was a veteran of the Korean Conflict. Survivors include his wife, Freida Hopple of Cape Girardeau; two sons, Jess Hopple Jr. of Potosi, Mo., John Hopple of Mooresville, N.C.; two daughters, Lugenia Lynn Hopple and Julie Marie Hopple of Cape Girardeau; a brother, Robert Hopple of DeSoto; a sister, Mildred Ann Hutching of Viburnum, Mo.; six grandchildren; a great-grandchild; and a host of nieces and nephews. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home. A prayer service will be held at 6:45, led by the Rev. Gary brothers, followed by a Masonic service at 7. A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Woodlawn Memorial Park in DeSoto, with the Rev. David Hopkins officiating. [Unknown newspaper, c. Oct 2005; Transcribed by Angelia Carpenter]

Stephen O. Howell
died in Butler Co., Mo., 7 May 1857 of typhoid in his 22nd year.  Born in Cooper Co., Mo.
Source: "Missouri Pioneers County & Genealogical Records," vol. XVIII by Nadine Hodges and Mrs. Howard Woodruff; March 1973; tr. by GT Transcription Team

C.A. Kearby
KEARBY, C. A. - son of Thomas & Jane, was born 13 Aug. 1823. For past seven years he served M. E. Church as exhorter. Died 23 Mar. 1857 at residence of James GORE in Butler Co., Mo. Left wife & four children. Written by J. M. Wheeler, Cane Creek, Mo. [Source: "Missouri Pioneers County & Genealogical Records," vol. XVIII by Nadine Hodges and Mrs. Howard Woodruff; March 1973; tr. by GT Transcription Team]

Robert Eugene Keener
POCAHONTAS, AR--Robert Eugene Keener, 74, of 1700 Barthel, Pocahontas, died Sunday, Jan. 15, 1994 at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center, Jonesboro (AR).  Born in Poplar Bluff, Mo., he was a retired Butler County, Mo. farmer and managed the Butler County Cooperative.  He was formerly of Broseley, Mo., was a graduate of the University of Missouri and was an Army Veteran of World War II. He also held membership in the Veterans of Foreign Wars. He is survived by his wife, Hazel Jones Snodgrass Keener of Pocahontas. Funeral services were at 1:30 p.m., Tuesday at Cotrell Funeral Chapel in Poplar Bluff, with Rev. Donald Strait officiating.  Burial followed in Poplar Bluff City Cemetery.  [Pocahontas Star Herald, Jan. 19, 1995; submitted by Freda Roberts]

Joseph Lipovsek
On February 17, 1920 Joseph Lipovsek died of a gunshot wound by his older brother Frank. Parents are Jacob and Rosa Lipovsek. Siblings include Frank, Rudolph and Lucille Lipovsek. [Daily American Republic; Feb 2, 1920; Sub. by Cindy Lipovsek-Flanagan]

Charles Otis Martin
Maynard, AR -- Charles Otis "Jake" Martin, 79, of Maynard, died in Randolph County Medical Center last Thursday (April 23, 1987). He was born Feb 1, 1908 near Harviell, MO, the son of Lee Bert and Della Shepard Martin. He was a veteran of World War II. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Lena Baldridge Martin of Maynard; three sons, Jimmie Martin of Maynard, Charles Martin of Oquawka, IL, and Carl Martin of Crawford, GA; two daughters, Mrs. Carolyn Herman of Searcy and Mrs. Alice Leonard of Pevely, MO; two step-daughters, Mrs. Wanda Latham of Searcy and Mrs. Audrey Lenderman of Light; a brother, Dick Martin of Little Rock; four sisters, Mrs. Emelee Campbell of Imboden, Mrs. Selma Hamilton of Walnut Ridge, Mrs. Stella Ezell and Mrs. Bessie Baker of Portia; 16 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter. Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday in Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church with Rev. Junior Vester officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery. [Contributed by Freda Roberts]

Floyd McBride
Floyd McBride, son of Mr. and Mrs. D.L. McBride of 204 Hitt St., was married today in Chicago to Miss Tress Seely. The bride is the daughter of W.S. Seely of Chicago. Mr. McBride is a member of the clothing firm of Sykes & McBride of Blytheville, Ark., where he has been for the last four yrs. He left Columbus 9 yrs ago and was in business in Popular Bluff, MO. for 5 yrs. the couple will make their home in Blytheville. They will take their wedding trip along the Great Lakes. (The Columbia Evening Missouri Sept 4, 1920. Transcribed by Nancy Mayo)

Fred Merrill
IN Memory: In loving memory of FRED MERRILL, who passed away April 16, 1968, at the V.A. Hospital in Poplar Bluff, Mo. at the age of 78 years, 1 month and 16 days old. He is survived by his wife, Delsie Merrill, of the home, and 5 nephews and 2 nieces, 5 great nieces, and a host of friends and other relatives. [Unknown Newspaper, May 30, 1968. Contributed by Marjorie M. Medley]

Jimmie Moore
Jimmie C. Moore, 64, of Poplar Bluff died on Nov. 2, 2009, at his residence. Mr. Moore was born on Nov. 6, 1944, in Kennett. He was a longtime resident of Poplar Bluff and an investigator for the State of Missouri. He was a state highway patrolman and a 32nd degree mason. He was a member of the Three Rivers Shrine Club, Poplar Bluff Lodge No. 209 and the Poplar Bluff Elks. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force having served in Vietnam. [Daily American Republic; c. Nov 2009; Sub. by Deb]

Paul M. Palmer Sr.
Paul M. Palmer Sr., 89, of Poplar Bluff, formerly of St. Louis, died Saturday, Sept. 14, 1996, at Lucy Lee Healthcare System following a lengthy illness. Mr. Palmer was born Aug. 19, 1907, in Murphysboro, Ill. He retired from restaurant management an 1975 with Schnuck's Markets in St. Louis and was of the Catholic faith. In 1963, he married Ruby Joyce Williams, formerly of Rombauer. She preceded him in death in March 1993. Survivors include nine children, Mary Bernard of Poplar Bluff, Dorothy Rocklage, Brenda Reppell, Nora Sita, Charles Dillon and Ray Dillon, all of St. Louis, John Palmer, Jim Palmer and Robert Palmer, all of California; one brother, Father Herbert of California; one sister, Sister Mary Roberts O.S.B., of Indiana; 37 grandchildren; and 29 great-grandchildren. Visitation will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday at Jay B. Smith Funeral Home in Mapelwood, Mo. The Mass of Christian burial will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Luke's Parish in Richmond Heights, Mo. Burial will be in Murphysboro, Ill. [The Daily American Republic, Poplar Bluff, MO; September 16, 1996; Submitted by Robert King]

Roland Perkins
Roland Perkins, 76, of 1535 Truman St., died Wednsday in the Poplar Bluff Hospital after a lengthy illness. A life-long resident of Butler County, Mr. Perkins was born here on March 19, 1896. He was a veteran of World War I and a member of the Pentecostal Church. On July 5, 1941 he married Grace Kuntz in Poplar Bluff and she survives. Also surviving are: a daughter, Mrs. Mildred Daniel of Ferguson (MO), a brother Earl Perkins of Poplar Bluff; four grandchildren abd three great-grandchildren. Mr. Perkins' funeral will be at 2 P.M. Thursday in the Cotrell Funeral Chapel. The Rev. Jack Crawford will officiate and burial will be in Woodlawn cemetery. Visitation will be from 7-9 tonight at the funeral home. Butler State: MO; May, 1972; Sub. by Vicki Daniel]

William L. Tallman
Poplar Bluff, Mo Feb 21: Nat Godwin of the Ozarks.: William L. Tallman, died at his home later yesterday. Tallman was 86 years of age and had been married eleven times. He died three days after his eleventh wife had died after a short illness. Authorities are deciding whether or not to investigate the deaths. [Fayetteville Daily Democrat (Fayetteville, Arkansas)  1921  February  21; sub. by: Mary Wilson]

Dorothy Wiley
Dorothy P. Wiley, 71, of Poplar Bluff died Thursday, Sept. 19, 1996, at Methodist Central Hospital in Memphis, Tenn., following a sudden illness. Mrs. Wiley was born Feb. 7, 1925, in Springfield, MO. She was a homemaker and a member of the First Church of God. She enjoyed sewing and home decorating. She married Hoy Wiley Aug. 29, 1945 in Springfield. He survives. Other survivors include five children, Hoy Wiley, Jr., of New Castle, Colo., Tim Wiley, Terry Wiley, Brenda Hildrich and Linda Moss, all of Poplar Bluff; seven grandchildren; a brother, Bob Agee of Springfield; two sisters, Maxine Smith and Mazie Deckard both of Springfield. Visitation will begin at 7 p.m. today at Cotrell Funeral Chapel. The funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Monday at the funeral home chapel with the Rev. Richard Triplett officiating. Burial will be in the City Cemetery.  [Daily American Republic; c. Sep 1996]

Charley Williams



© Copyright  by Genealogy Trails