GALESBURG — Donald Lynn “Don” Dague, 69, of Galesburg passed away at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 8, 2020, at his home.
ST. PAUL — Lloyd “Pete” E. Peters, 88, a resident of Prairie Mission Retirement Center in St. Paul, went to be with his lord and savior at 3:54 p.m. Wednesday, July 1, 2020, at Freeman West Hospital, Joplin.
Calvin Ann (Owens) Burrows was born April 27, 1939, between 7:30 and 8 on Highway 33 near Sliver Streak, Oklahoma, in a 1939 Ford coupe. Her baby book says it all: “Baby had black hair and eyes, very cute, just as brown as a berry and looked plump.” Calvin Ann, named after her father Calvin,…
PITTSBURG — Richard R. (Dick) Thorpe, 67, of Pittsburg, formerly of Parsons, died on Sunday, June 28, 2020, in Pittsburg. His wife, Joyce Diane (Bevans) Thorpe, preceded him in death on Aug. 6, 2015.
ERIE — David Eugene “Dave” Garard, 74, of Erie passed away at 6:01 p.m. Wednesday, June 24, 2020, at the Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center in Chanute. His wife, Diana Garard, survives of the home in Erie.
Donald W. “Don” Barcus, 70, longtime educator and coach, passed away at 8:10 p.m. Tuesday, June 23, 2020, at his home in Parsons. Among his survivors are his wife, Janie, of the home, his son, Rob Barcus of Parsons, daughter, Gypsy Barcus of Smithville, Missouri, and stepson, Troy Lucas of P…
MESA, Ariz. — Ruth Hulse, 97, of Mesa, Arizona, died Sunday, June 21, 2020, at The Citadel Senior Living Center in Mesa, Arizona. She had resided at The Citadel for the past 13 years and received excellent care.
PITTSBURG, Mo. — Peggy Lou Jobe, 78, of Pittsburg, Missouri, met with the Lord on Wednesday, June 17, 2020. At the time of her death, she was doing what she loved. Her death was unexpected.
A memorial service for Irvin O. Espeseth, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Parsons Foursquare Church. Irvin entered heaven at 7:20 p.m. Friday, April 10, 2020, at the Good Samaritan Society in Parsons. His wife, Florence, son, David, and granddaughters, Maya Marie and Jasmine Joy, of Parsons, …
Doris Ann Fairall, 71, Parsons, formerly of Nevada, Missouri, passed away while surrounded by her family on Thursday, June 18, 2020, at Freeman West in Joplin following a lengthy illness.
Paisley Chanel Wilson passed away at 12:35 p.m. on Wednesday, June 10, 2020, in the Freeman Health System Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, where she was born at 5:30 p.m. on June 6, 2020. She is survived by her parents, Wade and Sloane Wilson of Parsons.
Makenna Chloe Wilson passed away at 3:55 a.m. Sunday, June 7, 2020, in the Freeman Health System Neonatal Intensive Care Unit in Joplin were she was born at 7:20 p.m. on June 6, 2020. She is survived by her parents, Wade and Sloane Wilson of Parsons.
Larry Wayne Coppock, 34, of Parsons died at 9:47 a.m. Thursday, June 18, 2020, in the emergency room at Labette Health. Among survivors is his mother, Donna Faye Steeby, of Parsons.
OKMULGEE, Okla. — Marylan K. Melton, 78, of Okmulgee, Oklahoma, a former Parsons resident, passed away Thursday, June 11, 2020, at her home. She had been having health problems for a few years.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Mary M. Dreiling, 93, formerly of Parsons, passed away at 7:17 p.m. Wednesday, June 10, 2020, at Tiffany Springs Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Kansas City, Missouri.
LAWRENCE — A private family service for John C. Gingerich Sr., 98, Lawrence, will be at a later date. He died Friday, June 5, 2020, at Brandon Woods. Warren McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence is in charge of arrangements.