DEATHS INDEX

Scott County Missouri Genealogy Trails

DEATHS, 1883-1885

DEATH CERTIFICATES

DEATH NOTICES

EXECUTIONS


DEATH NOTICES INDEX

ABERNATHY, Henry

ALFULTIS, Henry William

ALLEN, Annie M.

ALLEN, Felix

ALLEN, John

ALLEN, William

ALSUP, Mrs. Victor

ANDERSON, Barbara Sue

ANGEL, Donald Fay

ANGEL, William Eugene

BAKER, Flora Anna

BAKER, Harold L.

BANDY, Fredrick Jackson

BECKMANN, Freda

BLACK, Marcus

BOLLINGER, Dora

BOLTON, Eleanor

BONNEFON, John

BRESSLER, Carolyn Anne

BRESSLER, Mary Florence Wilkinson

BRESSLER, Paula R.

BRESSLER, Robert F.

BRYANT, Floyd Alvin

CARBAUGH, Halley Eton

CARROLL, Albert R.

CARROLL, Bernice

CHAPMAN, Alfred F.

CLASON, Dixie Lenox

CLUBB, Anthony Leon

CRUMP, Rose Mary

DANIELS, Cora Josephine

DAVIS, Mrs. Thomas

DEITERS, Doretha

DELAY, Infant Boy

DENNPORT, William

DIAMOND, Oma

DOONES, Henry

DOW, Blake

DUDLEY, Keith Robert

FARMER, Thula

FINDLON, Edith Vivian

FREEMAN, Charles Carmen

FRIEND, Metica A.

FRIEND, William Francis

FULBRIGHT, Ruth Frances

GALLIHER, Erma

GAUGLE, Mary Magdaline

GREER, Lucy

GREER, Tom

GREER, Velma Gwen

GREER, Virginia W.

GUETHLE, William

HAJAR, Dorothy D.

HALTER, Regina

HARGRAVE, Thomas W.

HARLOW, Julia A. M.

HARRIS, Mary J.

HARRIS, Mattie

HARRIS, Thomas Baldwin

HAYES, Harry Marcus

HEIGH, Lauretta

HENKEL, Herman

HINTON, Asenath

HODGES, Charles D.

HOLT, Jacklyn Kay

HUDSON, Minnie Lee

HUNING, Philip

HUNT, Larry

HUNT, Winson

HUNTER, Mary Amanda

JEWELL, Col

JOHNSON, Addie Lenorah

JONES, James P.

JONES, Lester M.

JOYCE, Georgia

JUPP, E. O.

LASLEY, Coy L.

LEISSLER, C.

LENOX, John Lewis

LOUCKS, Virginia

LUBER, Henry

LUNLEY, Female Child

LYON, Arnetta Alice

MANLOVE, Mable

MCGRAW, Julina

MC KINNEY, John Jackson

MCLEAN, A.

MCLEAN, B. F.

MCLEAN, J. A.

MCLEAN, R. A.

MEARS, Hattie A.

MESSONER, Leo

MONTGOMERY, Elizabeth

MOORE, William Daniel

MORAN, Infant

MORAN, James

MORRIS, Dorothy

MORRIS, William Claude

MYERS, Harris

PERKEY, Homer Clay

PRAWL, Andrew Timothy

QUERY, Alfred Boyd

RADCLIFFE, Oscar M.

RANDOL, Paul

REEDER, Sophia M.

ROY, James

SCHAFFER, Irtie Mena

SCHERER, Sylvia Charlene

SCHERN, Donat

SCHLOSSER, John

SCHORN, Susan

SERT, Sadie

SHUFFELBARGER, Enora Milford

SINDLE, Wallace F.

SPRADLIN, Mary Agnes

STABLER, Marie Elisabeth

STORY, Thomas Monroe

STRINGFELLOW, James F. Jr.

TAYLER, girl

TAYLOR, Lee

TURNER, Gladys

URHAHN, Frank C.

WALKER, Robert

WATKINS, General N. W.

WEBSTER, Noah

WELTER, Anna Louise

WILKERSON, Louie

WILLIAMS, Henry

WILLIAMSON, Nancy Jane Burns

WOLFE, Clara

WRIGHT, Willie

ZIRRORS, John



HENRY ABERNATHY died Oct 1969 at the age of 73.  He was born July 16, 1896.  --SSDI.

VANDUSER, MO--HENRY WILLIAM ALFULTIS was born November 9, 1875 in Yankeetown, IN and departed this life on August 4, 1963 at Vanduser.  He was the son of Michael & Louise Wonger Alfultis and the husband of Mattie Robertson.  He was buried in the Old Morley Cemetery at Morley, MO.  Lorberg Funeral Home had charge of the arrangements.

MISS ANNIE M. ALLEN, age 19, died in Benton on July 17, 1886.  She was born in Scott County in 1867.  Burial was in Commerce.  --Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

FELIX ALLEN, from Scott County, Mo, died of cholera 100 miles west of Fort Kearny, aged 17 years.  (Note:  This was taken from a newspaper dated 1850, which stated, "Below we give a copy of the deaths which have been reported at Fort Laramie during this summer.  There are many deaths not reported, but it may be a melancholy gratification to friends and relatives to know of a certainty the fate of those to whom their feelings are enlisted.  We are indebted to the officers of Fort Laramie for this record.")

JOHN ALLEN, 67, was born in 1817 in KY and died 10 May 1884 near Morley.  Mr. Allen leaves a wife.  Burial was at Morley.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

WILLIAM ALLEN, from Scott County, MO, died on the 4th of June, of cholera, 50 miles west of Fort Kearny, aged 20 years.  (
Note:  This was taken from a newspaper dated 1850, which stated, "Below we give a copy of the deaths which have been reported at Fort Laramie during this summer.  There are many deaths not reported, but it may be a melancholy gratification to friends and relatives to know of a certainty the fate of those to whom their feelings are enlisted.  We are indebted to the officers of Fort Laramie for this record.")

VENICE, ILL--MRS. VICTOR ALSUP was born 24 Feb 1865 in Alexander County, Illinois and died 12 Mar 1947 in Venice, Ill.  The 82 year old housewife was the wife of Thomas Alsup and daughter of Thomas McRaven and Elizabeth McDaniel.  Burial was in the Union Park Cemetery in Chaffee on March 14, 1947.  --Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947.

Oran, MO--Funeral service for MISS BARBARA SUE ANDERSON of Oran will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel here.  The Rev. Dennis Bredland and the Rev. Mark McDanial will officiate, with burial in Bernie City Cemetery at Bernie, MO.  Friends may call at the funeral home after 5 p.m. today.  Miss Anderson, 50 years old, died Saturday, Oct 27, 1990, at Chaffee General Hospital. She was born Dec. 30, 1939, at Sikeston, MO, daughter of Walter and Mary Peace Anderson.  Survivors include two brothers, Jewell (Cotton) Anderson and Russell Anderson of Oran, and a sister, Doris Pearson of Sikeston.

DONALD FAY ANGEL, infant son of Theodore & Grace Yount Angel, died Oct 19, 1936 in Granite City, Ill.  He was born Apr 13, 1936 in Granite City.  Burial was in Chaffee on Oct 20, 1936.  --Illinois Deaths & Stillbirths, 1916-1947.

WILLIAM EUGENE ANGEL, infant son of Theo & Grace Gyount Angel, died April 2, 1931 in Granite City, Ill.  He was born Oct 20, 1930 in chaffee.  Burial was in Union Park Cemetery on Apr 4, 1931.  --Illinois Deaths & Stillbirths, 1916-1947.

FLORA ANNA BAKER died 28 Dec 1921 in Akron, Ohio.  A resident of 1259 Curtis St in Akron, Mrs. Baker was 35 years, 2months and 9 days of age.  She was married to Charles Baker and was a housewife.  Mrs. Baker was born in Tenn. 19 October 1886, d/o William Duke.  Burial was in Chaffee, Mo 31 Dec 1921.  --Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953.

HAROLD L. BAKER, age 1, son of G. P. and Ava Hefner Baker, died July 9, 1929 in Granite City, Ill.  He was born Dec 26, 1927 in Chaffee.  Burial was in Chaffee July 11, 1929.  --Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947.

FREDRICK JACKSON BANDY, age 56, died Jan 29, 1937 in Ullin, Ill.  He was born March 6, 1880 in Clinton, KY, son of John and Ellen (Hudson) Bandy.  He is survived by his wife, Ina.  Burial was in Chaffee Jan 30, 1937.  --Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947.

LITTLE FREDA BECKMANN, age 2, was born in 1894 in Richland Township and died Oct 6, 1896 in Richland Township.  Burial was in Fredericksburg, MO.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

MARCUS BLACK, 27 year old farmer, died Oct 22, 1884 in Moreland Township, Scott County, Mo.  He was born in 1857 in Scott County.  Burial was in Benton.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

DORA BOLLINGER, infant, died January 31, 1884 in Benton.  Burial was in New Hamburg.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

BILOXI, MS -- ELEANOR BOLTON, 78, died Wednesday, Nov. 25, 1998, in Biloxi. Ms. Bolton was sent from the Howard Avenue Chapel of Bradford-O'Keefe Funeral Homes in Biloxi to Amick-Burnett Funeral Home in Chaffee, Mo.   --Sun Herald, The (Biloxi, MS) - November 26, 1998.

JOHN BONNEFON, 71, died August 17, 1885 in Moreland Township, Scott County, Mo.  He was born in 1814 in Baltimore, MD.  Mr. Bonnefon was a tailor and was widowed.  Burial was in Commerce.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

CAROLYN ANNE BRESSLER, age 5, daughter of Ray and Mary Florence (Wilkinson) Bressler, died July 12, 1940 in Oregon, Ill.  She was born July 23, 1934 in Normal, Ill.  Burial was in Chaffee, Mo 15 July 1940.  --Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947.

Oregon, IL--MARY FLORENCE BRESSLER, 31, died July 12, 1940 in Oregon, Ill.  She was born May 16, 1909 in Sikeston, MO, the daughter of William L. and Blanche Wilkinson.  She married Ray Bressler.  Burial was in Chaffee July 15, 1940.  --Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947.

PAULA R. BRESSLER, age 1, daughter of Ray & Mary Florence Wilkinson Bressler, died 12 July 1940 in Oregon, Ill.  She was born 11 Feb 1939 in Washington, D. C.  Burial was in Chaffee, Mo. 15 Jul 1940.  --Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947.

ROBERT F. BRESSLER, infant son of Ray and Mary Florence Wilkinson Bressler, died Jul 12, 1940 in Oregon, Ill.  He was born Jan 12 1940 in Washington, D. C.  Burial was in Chaffee, Mo on July 15, 1940.  --Illinois Deaths & Stillbirths, 1916-1947.

FLOYD ALVIN BRYANT, 62, Benton, Mo., formerly Champaign, Tuesday. --News-Gazette, The (Champaign-Urbana, IL) - January 29, 1998.

HALLEY ETON CARBAUGH, 49, died Aug 4, 1943 in Granite City, Ill.  He was born July 4, 1894 in White County, Ill, son of Alex & Mary White Carbaugh.  He was a switchman and married to Ella.  Burial was in Union Park Cemetery, Chaffee on Aug 7, 1943.

CAHOKIA, IL–ALBERT R. CARROLL, 85, retired civil service draftsman, died Sunday. Visitation 3-9 p.m. today and funeral 7 p.m. today, both at Braun Colonial. Burial in Lightner Cemetery in Scott City, Mo.
--St. Louis Post-Dispatch (MO) - April 21, 1998

Cape Girardeau, MO--MRS. BERNICE CARROLL, 419 Bellevue, died today, Feb. 21, 1989, at her home.  Ford and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

ALFRED F. CHAPMAN died Dec 1, 1883 in Scott County, Mo. at the age of 54.  He was born in 1829.  He was a farmer and leaves a wife.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

DIXIE LENOX CLASON, age 22, died Jan 3, 1884 in Richwoods Township, Scott County, Mo.  She was born in TN.  Burial was in Scott County.

ANTHONY LEON CLUBB died 13 Oct 1946 Thebes, IL.  He was born 22 Aug 1860 in MO, the son of Mose Clubb.  His wife, Elizabeth survives him.  Burial was in Oran Cemetery 14 Oct 1946.  
--Illinois Deaths & Stillbirths, 1916-1947.

ROSE MARY CRUMP, 74, died Sept. 1, 2007. Funeral Wed., 10 a.m. St. Ambrose Catholic Church, Chaffee, MO. Services of Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel.  --St. Louis Post-Dispatch (MO) - September 5, 2007

CORA JOSEPHINE DANIELS, age 14, died Oct 1, 1884 in Moreland Township, Scott County, MO.  She was born near Benton in 1870.  Burial was in Benton.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

MRS. THOMAS DAVIS--Mrs. Davis, the widow of Thomas Davis, deceased, died on Friday morning of disease of the brain.  She leaves two interesting little girls to the cold charities of the world.  --The Commerce Dispatch (Commerce, Mo.), Saturday, March 21, 1868; submitted by Kathy McDaniel. 

DORETHA DEITERS, 54, died Mar 22 1884 in Morley.  She was born in 1830 in Germany.  She was married.  Burial was in Morley.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

DELAY Infant boy, born and died 07 July 1921 in Dorrisville, Saline County, IL, the son of H. A. & Edna Batts Delay; burial was in Oran 09 July 1921.  
--Illinois Deaths & Stillbirths, 1916-1947.

WILLIAM DENNPORT, age 5, died Aug 2, 1884 near Morley.  He was born in 1879 in KY.  Burial was in Morley.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

Benton, MO--OMA DIAMOND, 69, of Benton, died Monday, Oct. 26, 1992, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau.  Arrangements are incomplete at Amick-Burnett Funeral Home in Benton.

HENRY DOONES, 41, died 11 Feb 1884 in Oran.  He was a farmer and single.  He was born in 1843.  --Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

Benton, Mo.--BLAKE DOW, former postmaster of Benton, MO, died of poison, self-administered.  --Tuesday, April 20, 1898 Vermont Caledonian.

CAMP LEJEUNE, NC--KEITH ROBERT DUDLEY, infant son of Jesse Reginald and Karen Louise Williams Dudley, was born and died at Camp Lejeune, Onslow County, North Carolina on Nov 1, 1962.  Burial was in the family cemetery at Chaffee on Nov 1, 1962.
--NC Deaths, 1931-1994.

THULA FARMER, one year old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Farmer, died December 6, 1885 four miles south of Morley.  She was born in 1884 near Benton.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

EDITH VIVIAN FINDLON, 39, died 30 June 1944 in Cairo, IL.  She was born 25 Oct 1905 in Scott County, d/o William & Mary Lipton York.  She married Austin Findlon.  Burial was in York Cemetery, Scott County July 1, 1944.  
--Illinois Deaths & Stillbirths, 1916-1947.

SHERMAN, TX--CHARLES CARMEN FREEMAN died 17 Apr 1933 in Sherman, Grayson Co, TX at the age of 64y, 5m, 22d.  He was born 25 Oct 1868 in MO, the son of Carman & Marie Goddard Freeman.  He was md. to Mry Freeman.  He was a filling station operator.  Burial was 18 Apr 1933 in Sikeston, MO.  --Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.

METICA A. FRIEND, 64, died 17 Jan 1884 in Oran, Sylvania Township, Scott County.  She was born in 1820 in KY.  She and her husband farmed.  Burial was in Sylvania Township.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

WILLIAM FRANCIS FRIEND, infant, died May 10, 1884 in Oran.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

HOUSTON, TX--RUTH FRANCES FULBRIGHT died 13 Jan 1943 in Houston, Harris Co, TX at the age of 21y, 8m, 9d.  She was born 04 Aug 1921 in Chaffee, the d/o George W. Stone and Bertie Alice Lee.  She was married and a housewife.  Burial was 13 Jan 1943 in Chaffee.  --Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.

ERMA GALLIHER was born in 1858 in Missouri and died Dec 9, 1883 at the age of 25 in Scott County, Mo.  She was married and a housekeeper.  Burial was in Scott County.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

MARY MAGDALINE GAUGLE, infant, died Mar 30, 1885 in Moreland Township, Scott County, MO.  She was buried in New Hamburg.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

LUCY GREER, age 2, died July 23, 1884 in Commerce Township, Scott County, Mo.  She was born in 1882.  Burial was in Kelso Township, Scott County, Mo.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

TOM GREER, a 22 year old laborer, was born in 1861 in Scott County and died Dec 13, 1883 in Scott County.  Burial was in Scott County.  He was single.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

GRANITE CITY, IL--VELMA GWEN GREER, 25, w/o Albert D. Greer and d/o J. C. Dastrip & Cora Scarborough, died 22 April 1944 in East St. Louis, IL.  She was born in Missouri on June 8, 1918.  She was a housewife.  Burial was in Carpenter Cemetery in Scott County, MO on 24 Apr 1944.  
--Illinois Deaths & Stillbirths, 1916-1947.

PORT ORANGE, FL--VIRGINIA W. GREER, 82, Port Orange, a native of Chaffee, Mo., died Sunday.
--Daytona Beach News-Journal (FL) - August 21, 2008.

WILLIAM GUETHLE, died in Miami, FL on Jan 7, 1920, age 67y, 4m.  He was born Sept 1852 in Germany.  He is survived by his wife Josephine.  He had worked as a butcher.  Burial was Jan 10, 1920 in Chaffee.  --Florida Deaths, 1877-1939.

MORLEY, MO - DOROTHY D. HAJAR, 93, of Morley died Aug. 23, 2001, at the Chaffee Nursing Center.
Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel of Oran is in charge of arrangements which are incomplete.
–Sikeston Standard Democrat, Friday, August 24, 2001.

REGINA HALTER, 28, died Jan 12, 1884 in New Hamburg.  She was born in Scott County in 1856.  Mrs. Halter was buried in New Hamburg.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

CHAFFEE, MO--THOMAS W. HARGRAVE, 68, died Dec 31, 1940 in Memphis, TN.  He was born Jan 21, 1872 in St. Louis, MO, the son of Charles L. and Mary Juden Hargrave.  He is survived by his wife, Esther.  He was retired from the railroad as a watchman.  Burial was in Chaffee on Dec 31, 1940.  --TN Death Records, 1914-1955.

JULIA A. M. HARLOW, age 62, died Nov 27, 1883 in Commerce Township, Scott County, MO.  She was born in VA in 1821.  She was a housewife.  Burial was in Moreland Township, Scott County, Mo.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

MRS. MARY J. HARRIS, age 38, died Feb 26, 1886 in Benton, Mo.  She was born in 1848 in Halifax County, VA.  Burial was in Morley.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

MATTIE HARRIS, infant, died 17 July 1885.  Burial was in Morley.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

THOMAS BALDWIN HARRIS, 16, died 22 Dec 1917 in Great Lakes, IL.  He was in the U. S. Navy.  Thomas was born Feb 4, 1901 in MO.  Burial was Dec 25, 1917 in Oran, Mo.  
--Illinois Deaths & Stillbirths, 1916-1947.

CHAFFEE, MO--HARRY MARCUS HAYES, 4, son of W. S. & Bessie Decker Hayes, died Oct 17, 1928 in Memphis, TN.  He was born Jul 31, 1924 in Penn.  Burial was in Chaffee on 17 Oct 1928.  --TN Death Records, 1914-1955.

LAURETTA HEIGH, infant, died 28 Jul 1884 in Commerce.  Burial was in Commerce.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

HERMAN HENKEL, 53, died Dec 24, 1885 in Hamburg.  He was born in 1832 in Germany.  He was a mechanic and a widower.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

COMMERCE, MO--ASENATH HINTON, wife of Dempsey Hinton, was born in Apr 1808 and died in hope of heaven near Commerce, Scott co, Mo, 24 Aug 1877 - H N Watts
--Source: Extracted from " St. Louis Christian Adocate" newspaper printed on September 19, 1877.  Transcribed by Barbara Z.

ANOTHER BUD OF PROMISE GONE--On Wednesday morning the Death Angel visited the home of Charles Hodges and wife and took away little CHARLES D. HODGES, age 5 days and 10 hours old.  Sometimes we cannot understand why God takes such a precious Jewel from us, but we know that he doeth all things well for them that love him well.  We extend our sincere sympathy to the bereaved ones and our heart aches because he has gone, yet we feel that this is just another golden link between here and the Eternal World.  --Scott County Citizen, Dec. 11, 1908.

JACKLYN KAY HOLT, infant d/o Jack O. & Elsie New Holt, was born June 14, 1944 and died June 16, 1944 in Cairo, IL.  Burial was June 16 in Scott County, MO Nunes Switch Cemetery.  
--Illinois Deaths & Stillbirths, 1916-1947.

HUDSON, Minnie Lee, 84, of Benton, Mo., died Thursday. Ott-Laughlin Funeral Home, Winter Haven.
--Tampa Tribune, The (FL) - May 25, 1999

HUNING, Philip, 25, was born in 1860 in Scott County and died 25 March 1885 in New Hamburg.  He was married and also was a farmer.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

VANDUSER, MO - Pallbearers at services scheduled for 2 p.m. Thursday at Ponder Funeral Home in Sikeston for LARRY HUNT, 33, who died Dec. 3, 2001, will be: Stan Cook, Ken Robert, Brian Kiefer, Dickie Chance, Daniel Parden, Sam Kirk, John Kirk and Chad Pendergrass. Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.   --Sikeston Standard Democrat, Wednesday, December 5, 2001

WINSON HUNT, Scott County, MO, died of lung fever, 10 miles this side of Ft. Kearny, aged 40 years, leaving a wife and 1 child.  (
Note:  This was taken from a newspaper dated 1850, which stated, "Below we give a copy of the deaths which have been reported at Fort Laramie during this summer.  There are many deaths not reported, but it may be a melancholy gratification to friends and relatives to know of a certainty the fate of those to whom their feelings are enlisted.  We are indebted to the officers of Fort Laramie for this record.")

MARY AMANDA HUNTER, infant, died 25 Oct 1884 in Scott County, Mo.  Burial was in Benton.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

COL JEWELL, 36, a pauper, who lived at the Poor Farm, died 20 Jan 1886.  He was born in Scott County in 1850.  Burial was at the Poor Farm.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

EAST SAINT LOUIS, IL--ADDIE LENORAH JOHNSON died 12 Jan 1936 in E. St. Louis.  She was born 16 Oct 1869 in Blodgett, MO, the daughter of Marion & Gennie Byrne;  She married James W. Johnson.  Burial was Jan 14, 1936 in Oran, MO.  

--Illinois Deaths & Stillbirths, 1916-1947.

Chaffee, Mo--JAMES P. JONES, 50, died Apr 5, 1946 in Williamson, Ill.  He was born Aug 15, 1895 in MO, the son of William D. & Maggie W. McFarren Jones.  He was the husband of Edna Jones and was an engineer.  Burial was in Union Park Cenetery Apr 7, 1946.  --Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947.

KALAMAZOO, MICH--LESTER M. JONES, 40, died 26 Mar 1958 in Cooper Township, Kalamazoo, MI.  He was born 23 Jul 1917 in Randles, Mo, the s/o John W. and Margaret Beery Jones.  He was a mechanic for Lockshore Dairy.  He is survived by his wife, Dolly Jones.  Burial was in Chaffee 29 March 1958.  --Michigan Deaths and Burials, 1800-1995.

GEORGIA JOYCE died September 6, 1886 in Cape Girardeau County, MO and was buried in Scott County.  She was born in Scott County.  She was a widow.  --Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

E. O. JUPP died 26 Oct 1937 Precinct 5, 1 mile north of Troy, Bell County, TX at the age of 30.  He was born in 1907.  Burial was 29 Oct 1937 in Chaffee.  --Texas Deaths and Burials, 1903-1973.

COY L. LASLEY died 12 May 1939 in Bexar, Texas at the age of 40y, 6m, 29d.  Coy was the s/o James M. Lasley and Ida Elizabeth Grace.  He md. Augusta Ruth.  He resided in San Antonio, Tx and was the proprietor of a service station.  Burial was in Chaffee, MO 14 May 1939.  --Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.

WICHITA FALLS, TX--C. LEISSLER died 10 Jan 1916 in Wichita Falls at the age of 82y.  He was born about 1834.  He was a widower and a farmer.  Burial was in Sikeston 12 Jan 1916.  --Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.

The thirteen year old son of farmer Lenox, JOHN LEWIS LENOX, died May 31, 1884 near Benton.  He was born in 1871 in KY.  Burial was in Commerce.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

Chaffee, MO--VIRGINIA LOUCKS, 82, died Feb 4, 2012 in Cape Girardeau, MO.  She was born January 20, 1930 in Brownwood, MO. d/o William & Mildred Speer Sparkman.  She md. John Loucks June 6, 1947.  He died Jan 23, 1988.  Burial for Mrs. Loucks was in Union Park Cemetery.

VANDUSER, MO--HENRY LUBER, a 64 year old farmer, died 28 June 1947 in Dannison, Lawrence County, IL.  He was born July 10, 1882 at Kelso.  He was married to Beth Luber.  Burial was June 30, 1947 in Sikeston.  
--Illinois Deaths & Stillbirths, 1916-1947.

The two year old LUNLEY girl died Sept 7, 1883 near Benton.  She was born in 1881 at New Benton, Scott County, MO.  

--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

ARNETTA ALICE LYON died 09 Oct 1933 in Oak Lawn Village, IL.  She was born 07 Mar 1865 in IL, the daughter of George Ventross & Maria Secress.  She married Richard B. Lyon.  Burial was 12 Oct 1933 in Oran.  
--Illinois Deaths & Stillbirths, 1916-1947.

East St. Louis, Ill.--MABLE MANLOVE, died Jan 31, 1929 in E. St. Louis at the age of 24.  She was born Nov 20, 1904 in Chaffee, Mo, daughter of Pete Gore & Myrtle Hucklebarry.  She was a housewife and married to Ora Manlove.  Burial was Feb 1, 1929 in Chaffee.  --Illinois Deaths & Stillbirths, 1916-1947.

MRS. JULINA MCGRAW, age 44, died 22 May 1885 near Oran.  She was born in Illinois in 1841.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

JOHN JACKSON MCKINNEY, 45, died Sep 30, 1884 at Sandy Prairie, Scott County, Mo.  He was born in 1839 in TN.  He was a farmer and a widower.  --Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

MR. A. MCLEAN, 38, died 05 Jan 1884 in Oran.  He was born in Scott County in 1846.  He was single and a farmer.  Burial took place on Jan 7, 1884.  --Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

MR. B. F. MCLEAN, 36, died 15 Jan 1884 in Oran.  He was born in Scott County in 1848.  He was a farmer and leaves a wife.  Burial was Jan 16, 1884.  --Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

MR. J. A. MCLEAN, JR., 48, died January 28, 1884 in Oran.  He was a farmer and leaves a wife.  He was born in Scott County in 1836.  Burial was Jan 29, 1884 in Sylvania Township, Scott County.  --Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

MR. R. A. MCLEAN, 43, died January 11, 1884 in Oran.  He was born in 1841 in Sarence County, KY.  He was a farmer and leaves a wife.  Burial was Jan 12, 1884.  --Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

HATTIE A. MEARS died 10 Jan 1946 in Fort Worth, TX at the age of 45y, 8m, 4d.  She was born April 4, 1900 in Missouri, the d/o O. C. and Addie Hollinghead Montgomery.  She lived in Fort Worth.  Burial was in Chaffee, Mo. January 11, 1946.  
--Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.

LEO MESSONER, age 1, died July 8, 1885 in Kelso.  He was born there in 1884 and was buried in Kelso.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

ELIZABETH MONTGOMERY, 66, died Jul 29, 1886 in Sylvania Township, Scott County, MO.  She was born in1820 in KY.  She was a widow.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

CHAFFEE, MO--WILLIAM DANIEL MOORE, 82, died Mar 9, 1944 in Memphis, TN.  He was born Nov 9, 1861 in Perryville, GA, the s/o Elijah and Margaret Ivy Moore.  He was married to Lena F.  Burial was in Chaffee on Mar. 9, 1944.  
--TN Death Records, 1914-1955.

MORAN INFANT died 15 Nov 1884 in Oran.  Burial was in Oran.  --Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

DIED--JAMES MORAN, son of Tom Moran, living near Parker Station, on Wednesday, March 4th, 1908, aged about 15 years.  The remains were laid to rest in Rocky Branch Cemetery.  --Scott County Citizen, March 6, 1908.

Chicago, IL--DOROTHY MORRIS, 21, died Oct 3, 1939 in Chicago.  She was born Feb 13, 1918 in Chaffee, Mo., the daughter of Robert and Ethel (Stone) Morris.  She was burial Oct 5, 1939 in Chaffee.  --Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947.

CHAFFEE, MO--WILLIAM CLAUDE MORRIS, 72, of Chaffee died Feb 20, 1945 in Paris, TN.  He was born July 12, 1872 in Hickman, KY.  He was married to Alice Morris.  He was a Switchman for the Frisco Railroad.  Burial was in Chaffee on Feb 20, 1945.  
--TN Death Records, 1914-1955.

DIED--HARRIS MYERS, 9 years old, son of W. B. and Cora Myers, on Wednesday, January 29th at their home, south of Oran, of pneumonia.  Funeral from their home.  The remains were buried in Friend Cemetery east of Oran.  They have the sympathy of the Citizen in their sad loss.  --Scott County Citizen, January 31, 1908.

HOMER CLAY PERKEY, age 71, died 07 June 1927 in Venice, Ill.  He was born in Clay City, Ill. on 19 January 1856, the son of John David and Martha Johnson Perkey.  He was the husband of Christenia Perkey.  He was retired as a section hand on the railroad.  Burial was June 10, 1927 in Chaffee, Mo.  --Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947.

DIED--ANDREW TIMOTHY PRAWL, 15, March 19, 1886 in Moreland Township.  He was born in 1871.  Burial was in Benton.  --Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

ALFRED BOYD QUERY, infant s/o Henry M. & Vina Finn Query, died 05 July 1915 in Memphis, TN.  He was born in Missouri.  Burial was in Oran, MO 06 July 1915.  --Tennessee Death Records, 1914-1955.

OSCAR M. RADCLIFFE, died 15 May 1924 in Chicago at the age of 61.  He was a furniture salesman.  He was born  in 1863 in MO.  Burial was in Oran 22 May 1924.  
--Illinois Deaths & Stillbirths, 1916-1947.

VERY SAD ACCIDENT--Last Monday afternoon, August 3rd, little PAUL RANDOL, 10 years old, fell from a wagon loaded with melons, the wheels running over him and seriously injuring him internally.  He suffered very much until death came to his relief at 11 o'clock Tuesday night.  The grief stricken family have the sympathy of the entire community in their sad loss.  The remains were buried in the Morley Cemetery.  --Scott County Citizen, Aug 7, 1908.

BENTON, MO--MRS. SOPHIA M. REEDER, age 17, died Feb 14, 1886 in Benton.  She was born in Terre Haute, IN in 1869.  Her husband is a merchant.  Burial was in Benton.  --Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

BENTON, MO--JAMES ROY, 71, died at Benton on Mar 16, 1885.  He was a widower and a farmer and was born in 1814 in Humphreys County, TN.  He was buried the next day in Benton.

BENTON, MO--IRTIE MENA SCHAFFER, age 2, was born in 1882 in Benton and died August 2, 1884 in Benton.  Burial was in Morley.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

CAIRO, IL--SYLVIA CHARLENE SCHERER, infant, died 09 Jul 1933 at Cairo.  She was born 18 Dec 1932 in Cape Girardeau, the d/o Charlie and Sylvia Pryor Scherer.  Burial was in Chaffee.  --Illinois Deaths & Stillbirths, 1916-1947.

DONAT SCHERN, 65, died Dec 20, 1884 in New Hamburg.  He was born in Baden, Germany in1819.  He was married.  Burial was in New Hamburg.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

JOHN SCHLOSSER, 49, was born in 1836 in Alsace, Germany and died 21 Feb 1885 in Kelso Township.  He was a farmer and was married.  Burial was in Kelso.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

BENTON, MO--SUSAN SCHORN, age 43, died Feb 26, 1884 near Benton.  She was born in Germany.  She leaves a husband.  Burial was in New Hamburg.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

MISS SADIE SERT, who has been afflicted with consumption since Christmas 1907, died at the home of Mun Sanders, Saturday night, May 9th, about 8:30 o'clock.  The remains were taken to Ash Hill Cemetery and buried Sunday afternoon.  
--Scott County Citizen, May 22, 1908.

ENORA MILFORD SHUFFELBARGER, 70, died 23 Jul 1934 in Denning, Franklin County, IL.  She was born 08 Aug 1863 in Oran, the daughter of Jas & Shirlie Ann Woods Jeffords.  She married Francis Shuffelbarger.  Burial was in Oran on July 24, 1934.  
--Illinois Deaths & Stillbirths, 1916-1947.

AUSTIN, TX–WALLACE F. “WALLY” SINDLE, 67, of Round Rock died Monday. Services Sikeston, Mo. Burial Morley, Mo. (Nunnelee, Sikeston)  --Austin American-Statesman (TX) - April 9, 1992

MARY AGNES SPRADLIN, age 1, died 26 Mar 1885 in Oran.  She was born in 1884 at Aderton Station, Scott County, MO.  --Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

MARIE ELISABETH STABLER, 15,died 06 Mar 1885 in Oran, Mo.  She was born in 1870 in Wayne County, TN.  Burial was in Oran.  --Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

MEMPHIS, TN--THOMAS MONROE STORY, 55, of 2231 Fremont Ave, Memphis, died Nov 10, 1941 in Memphis.  He was born Oct 25, 1886 in Benton, Ill.  He was a car carpenter and is survived by his wife, Mammie.  Burial was in Chaffee on Nov 11, 1941.
--TN Death Records, 1914-1955.

JAMES F. STRINGFELLOW, JR. died 12 Sep 1944 in Amarillo, Potter County, Texas at the age of 28 years.  He was married an a Service Station Manager.  Burial was in Chaffee, Mo on September 15, 1941.  --Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.

The 8 year old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. TAYLER died Nov 8, 1884 in Scott County, Mo.  She was born in 1876 in Mo.  Burial was in Scott County.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

CHAFFEE, MO--LEE TAYLOR, 68, died Oct 21, 1943 in Memphis, TN.  He is survived by his wife, Gertrude Taylor.  He was born Dec 17, 1874 in Perry, IN, the s/o Granville and Ruth Ann Van Winkle Taylor.  He was a Railroad Conductor.  Burial was in Chaffee.
--TN Death Records, 1914-1955.

GLADYS TURNER, a 19 year old stenographer, died 03 Oct 1918 in Washington D. C.  She was born in 1899 in Mo.  She was married.  Burial was in Chaffee.  --District of Columbia Deaths and Burials, 1840-1964.

CHAFFEE, MO--FRANK C. URHAHN, 31, died 17 Oct 1939 in Memphis, TN.  He was single, the son of Pete and Cara Reed Urhahn.  He was a section hand for the RR.  He was born 03 Jul 1908 in Chaffee.  Burial was in Union Park Cemetery on 18 Oct 1939.  --TN Death Records, 1914-1955.

ROBERT WALKER, Scott County, MO, died June 11th, 100 miles this side of Fort Kearny, aged 36 years, of cholera, leaving a wife, 6 children.  (
Note:  This was taken from a newspaper dated 1850, which stated, "Below we give a copy of the deaths which have been reported at Fort Laramie during this summer.  There are many deaths not reported, but it may be a melancholy gratification to friends and relatives to know of a certainty the fate of those to whom their feelings are enlisted.  We are indebted to the officers of Fort Laramie for this record.")

GENERAL N. W. WATKINS, who died recently at Morley, Missouri at the age of 81, was a half brother of Henry Clay, both being sons of the same mother.  Gen. Watkins was deemed the oldest practicing lawyer in the United States and had served in the Missouri Legislature before the war.  --New York Herald-Tribune, Mar 27, 1876.

NOAH WEBSTER, age 1, died Oct 10, 1884 in Sikeston.  He was born in 1883 in Stoddard County.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

ANNA LOUISE WELTER--A telegram received this afternoon announced the death of Anna Louise Welter, four year old daughter of Lawrence Welter, of Fornfelt, Mo.  The mother, Anita Welter, nee Rodenmeyer, died a week ago.  --Belleville (IL) New Democrat, Oct 21, 1918.

LAKE WORTH, FL–LOUIE WILKERSON, 94, of 3067 Jog Rd., Lake Worth, died Monday. Services in Scott City, Mo. Tillman Funeral Home, West Palm Beach.  --Miami Herald, The (FL) - May 22, 1985.

HENRY WILLIAMS, age 50, was born in 1833 in Sweden and died on Nov 14, 1883 in Benton, Mo.  He was a laborer.  Burial was in Benton.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.

THEBES, IL--NANCY JANE WILLIAMSON died 11 Jul 1941 Road District 4, Alexancer County, Ill. at the age of 76.  She was born 23 Dec 1864 in Harrisburg, IL, the d/o James and Sarah Jackson Burns.  She was married to Robert Williamson.  Burial was in Union Park Cemetery in Chaffee on 13 Jul 1941.  --Ill. Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947.

CLEARWATER, FL–CLARA WOLFE, 82, of Clearwater, died Saturday (Nov. 9, 1991) at Oak Bluffs Nursing Home, Clearwater. She was born in Illmo, Mo., and came here in 1980 from Portland, Ore. She was a registered nurse and a Lutheran. Sylvan Abbey Memorial Park, Clearwater.  --St. Petersburg Times (FL) - November 13, 1991.

EAST SAINT LOUIS, IL--WILLIE WRIGHT, 26, died 20 Apr 1930 in E. St. Louis.  He was born Aug 20, 1903 in Greenville, MS, the son of T. J. & Kate Pickens Wright.  He was a Section Hand on the Alton Railroad.  He is survived by his wife, Emma.  Burial was in the Oran, MO Cemetery on Apr 25, 1930.  
--Illinois Deaths & Stillbirths, 1916-1947.

Benton, MO--JOHN ZIRRORS died Jan 4, 1885 in Benton.  The 69 year old saloon keeper was born in Germany in 1816.  He leaves a wife.  He was buried in New Hamburg.  
--Missouri Deaths and Burials, 1867-1976.


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