Wright County, Missouri

FUNERAL HOME RECORDS

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Hickman, Almeda Smith:  Wright Co., MO; died Apr 13, 1957; born Mar 8, 1879.  Burial Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

Hickman, Dollie E.:  Hartville, MO; died at Mansfield Hospital on Jul 10, 1961; housewife; born Sep 2, 1883 in Wright Co., MO; d/o William R. Smith and Hanna Chambers; w/o Marve Hickman; 3 sons M. H. Hickman of Hartville, Ferguson Hickman of Iowa and Kic Hickman of Hartville; 2 daughters Genell Micias of San Francisco, CA and Jeanette Rippee of Lakewood, CA; 2 sisters Ann Scott of Eureka, KS and Inez Coffman of Hartville; 1 brother Martin Smith of Hartville; 11 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren.  Burial Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

Hickman, Edward C. F.:  Wright Co., MO; died Sep 16, 1959 at 7:30 a.m.; born Jun 8, 1864 in Wright Co., MO; s/o Jonathan Hickman and Lee; 6 daughters Mrs Girlie Tripp of Gooding ID, Mrs. Thula Wagner of Denver, CO, Bertha Cline of Auburn, CA, Verba Box of Jerome, ID, Knox Hickman of Ogden, UT and Roxie Jung of Okarchee, OK; 1 sister Minda Dennis of Springfield; 16 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren.  Burial Steele Memorial Cemetery.

Hickman, John Stephen:  Hartville, MO; died at his home on Apr 10, 1962 at 5:20 p.m.; farmer; born Nov 27, 1885 in Wright Co., MO; s/o Jasper Hickman and Nancy Stigall; h/o Martha; 4 daughters Leone Hull of El Cajon, CA, Oleva Hart of Jefferson City, Pauline McKenzie of Springfield and Dorothy Willey of Springfield; 1 son Everett of Columbia; 7 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren.  Burial Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

Hickman, Martha Ellen:  Columbia, MO; died at Boone County Hospital on Oct 3, 1969 at 10:45; housewife; born Jun 1, 1883 in Wright Co., MO; d/o John D. Jones and Susann Calton; preceded in death by husband John S. Hickman; 4 daughters Leone Hull of El Cajon, CA, Oleva Hart of Jefferson City, MO, Pauline McKenzie of Springfield, MO and Dorothy Willey of Springfield, MO; 1 son Everett Hickman of Columbia, MO; 3 sisters Thula McCubbin of Hartville, Ava Young of Hartville, and Effie Richardson of Mountain Grove; 2 brothers Selph Jones of Marshfield and Emmett Jones of Hartville; 7 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren.  Burial Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

Hickman, Marve Houston:  Lebanon, MO; died at Lebanon Rest Home on Nov 17, 1963 at 6:30; retired; born Jul 15, 1879 in Wright Co., MO; s/o John R. Hickman and Lucy Matlock; widowed; 3 sons Kie Hickman of Hartville, Ferguson Hickman of Iowa and M. H. Hickman of Mansfield; 2 daughters Jeanette Rippee of Long Beach, CA and Genell Macis of San Francisco, CA; 11 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren.  Burial Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

Hicks, Pete:  Hartville, MO; died in Mountain Grove, MO on Mar 26, 1970 at 3 a.m.; born Aug 11, 1924 in Wright Co., MO; s/o Lewis Hicks and Frances Tooley; 7 children Dale in Vietnam, Marinda Baughman of Hollister, MO, Nina Hicks of Hartville, Esther of Hartville, Jackie of Hartville, Virgie of Hartville and Denna of Hartville; 1 brother Troy Hicks of Valley Park, MO, 2 half brothers Bill of Valley Park, MO and Cecil Hicks of Mountain Grove, MO; 1 sister Ruth Smith of Hartville, MO; 1 stepsister Pearl Fullington of Hartville; 2 stepchildren Danny Eden of Lebanon, MO and Orpha Rose Clark of Lebanon, MO.  Burial Broyles Cemetery.

Hicks, William Louis:  Hartville, MO; died at Cox Medical Center on Jan 19, 1979 at 9 p.m.; machine operator for Standard Pipe in St. Louis; born Dec 24, 1910 in Fayette County, IL; s/o Louis Hicks and Sarah Ann Booth; h/o Ollie Hicks; 1 son Elbert Hicks of Hartville; 1 sister Mrs Pearlie Fullington of Mountain Grove, MO; 1 half sister Mrs Ruth Smith of Green Mountain, MO; 1 brother Delbert Cecil Hicks of Macomb, MO; 1 half brother Troy Hicks of Valley Park, MO; 9 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild.  Burial Cabool Cemetery.

High, Robert Eugene:  Kansas City, MO; died Nov 6, 1969; laborer; born Aug 6, 1935 in Missouri; s/o Arthur High and Elvie Loftis; stepmother Bernice High of Hartville; 1 sister Junitia Kniff; 1 brother Billy Don High of California; 1 stepbrother Ronald R. Moore of Hartville; 1 aunt Clara Hackler; grandparents Mr. and Mrs. Tom High of Gainesville, MO.  Burial Wynn Cemetery.

Hightower, Amanda:  Grovesprings, MO; died at Burge Hospital, Springfield on May 2, 1967 at 12 p.m.; housewife; born Mar 24, 1882 in Wright County; d/o Marion Goswick and Martha Coxen; widow; 1 son Arvell Martin of Marshfield; 2 daughters Mrs. Oren Robertson of Hartville and Mrs. Dessie Priester of Axtell, NB; 2 sisters Ethel Davidson of Hartville and Ophelia Martin of Mountain Grove, MO; 3 brothers Ross Goswick of Minnesota, Edgar Goswick of Springfield and Marshall Goswick of Charles City, Iowa; 17 grandchildren; 39 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great-grandchildren.  Burial Durbin Cemetery.

Hightower, Bertie Ethel:  Grove Springs, MO; died at St. John Hospital on Jun 7, 1957 at 8:15 p.m.; housewife; born Apr 1, 1900 in Wright Co., MO; d/o Fletch and Martha Shaver; w/o Epatheroditis; 3 brothers Con Shaver, John Shaver of Grove Springs and Jim Shaver of Grove Springs; 1 sister Julie Shropshire of Mansfield; 1 niece Mrs. Jim Perkins of South Gate, CA.  Burial Shaddy Cemetery.

Hightower, Floyd Lavella:  Grovespring, MO; died at his home on Jan 21, 1962 at 4:05 p.m.; farmer; born Sep 2, 1896 in Grovespring, MO; s/o P. E. Hightower and Margaret Shaddy; h/o Stella J.; 1 son Edwin of St. Louis, MO; 2 daughters Mrs. Vinetta Brown of Grovespring and Mrs. Loretta Hughes of Granite City, IL; 2 brothers Lorraine of Lebanon and Glen of St. Louis; 1 sister Mrs Charley Hoff of St. Louis; 1 grandson.  Burial Shaddy Cemetery.

Hightower, Ida Belle:  Grove Spring, MO; died at C. J. Crain house on May 7, 1962 at 8:10 a.m.; retired; born Feb 26, 1878 in Akron, OH; d/o William Holdcraft and Vesta Lee; widow; 3 sons Harley of Grove Spring, Hadley of Venture, Iowa, and Epp of Grove Spring; 3 daughters Edith Wynn of Hartville, Erma Crain of Grove Spring, and Iva Brown of Stockton, MO; 1 brother Clyde Holdcraft of Smithland, Iowa; 1 sister Nancy Burger of Nebraska; 23 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild.  Burial Shaddy Cemetery.

Hightower, Matilda Jane:  Grovespring, MO; died Aug 15, 1965 at 11 p.m.; retired housewife; born Aug 21, 1875 in Pulaski Co., MO; d/o Charley Priester and Elizabeth Hudson; widow; 1 son Arnell Hightower of Grovespring; 2 daughters Opha Jordan of Hartville and Opal Craig of Hartville; 1 brother Miles Priester of Hartville; 7 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren.  Burial Mt. Rose Memorial Park Cemetery.

Hilburn, Essa Pearl:  Hartville, MO; died at Mansfield Hospital on Jul 8, 1969 at 10:45 a.m.; housewife; born Oct 11, 1910 in Wright County; d/o Adam Carter and Nancy Admire; w/o John Hilburn; 1 daughter Neldeane Kelley of the home; 3 brothers Clifford Carter of Hartville, Cecil Carter of Hartville and Benny Carter of Waynesville, MO; 2 sisters Mrs Jewell Rippee of Hartville and Mrs Missouri Ann Wakefield of Springfield, MO; 2 half brothers Everett Fincher of Waynesville and Virgil Carter of Oka City, OK; 1 half sister Alpha Admire of Lebanon, MO.  Burial Steele Memorial Cemetery.

Hodges, Margarie:  Los Angeles, CA; died at her home on Feb 2, 1974 at 11 a.m.; homemaker; born Apr 5, 1891 in Aberdeen, MS; d/o Will Hodges and Savanah Gilliam; preceded in death by husband Sam; survived by nieces and nephews.  Burial Thompkins Cemetery.

Hodges, Samuel Smith:  Hartville, MO; died at his home on May 7, 1963 at 12 a.m.; farmer; born Dec 17, 1874 in TN; s/o Rufus Hodges and Ann McKinney; h/o Margie; 1 sister Gala Johnson of Kansas City, MO.  Burial Thompkins Cemetery.

Hogan, Marion Cromwell:  Hartville, MO; died at Mt. Vernon Sanitarium on Sep 5, 1971 at 7:30 a.m.; mechanic; born Jan 12, 1888 in New Hampton, MO; s/o Marion Francis Hogan and Lydia Catherine Ward; h/o Bessie; 1 daughter Mrs. Letha Findley of Tulsa, OK; 2 sons Eldon Hogan of Grovespring, MO and Joseph Leroy Hogan of Hartville; 5 sisters Mrs. Effie Lucas of Columbia, NB, Mrs. Annie Kind of Kansas City, MO, Mrs. Rozena Parks of New Hampton, MO, Mrs. Emma Backman of Bertrand, NB, and Mrs. Elsie Roberts of Altamont, MO; 7 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren.  Burial Shaddy Cemetery.

Holliman, Laura A.:  Mansfield, MO; died at her home on Jan 15, 1955 at 5:30 p.m.; housewife; born Feb 10, 1872 in Wright, MO; d/o John Wesley Yates and Lutricia C. Delcour, both born in Tennessee; w/o Edmund Perry Holliman (married Jun 24, 1894); 3 daughters Garnie Sellers of Birmingham, MI, Joyce Roland of Springfield and Jessie Case of Moxee, WA; 1 son Joe L. Holliman of West End, CA; 2 brothers B. G. Yates of Marshfield and Oscar Yates; 1 sister Lenona Griffin of Toledo, OH; 13 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren.  Burial New Hope Cemetery.

Holliman, E. Perry:  Mansfield, MO; died at his home on Jan 25, 1955 at 5:20 p.m.; born Dec 2, 1869 in Kentucky; s/o Elijah Holliman and Mary Jane Rushmo, both born in Kentucky; widowed; 1 sister Mary Davis of Seashore, CA; 3 half sisters Verla Blankenship of Seymour, Mabel Duncan of Springfield and Ida Duncan of Grove Springs; 1 half brother Bill Holliman - deceased.  Burial New Hope Cemetery.

Honeycutt, Dora Ellen:  Frazier, CO; died Jan 15, 1965; born Nov 12, 1886 in Wright County, MO; 2 daughters Gladys Cogdill and Cleo Ramsey, both of Frazier, CO.  Burial Cope Cemetery.

Hoskins, Raymond W.:  Niangua, MO; died Jun 26, 1973; retired farmer; age 69 at time of death; s/o Samuel Hoskins; h/o Orle; 3 sons Paul of Lovetree, IA, Everett of Ozark, MO, and Raymond, Jr. of Iowa City, IA; 2 daughters Deborah McDonald of Springfield and Mrs. Mildred Dinwiddie of Niangua, MO; 3 brothers Claud of Niangua, Pete of Bremerton, WA and Otis of Denver, CO; 3 sisters Helen Forsycki of Fairgrove, MO, Sarah Walker of Kansas City, MO and Hazel Webster of Eldridge, MO; 15 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren.

Hostettler, Bonnie May:  Ava, MO; died at her home on Apr 30, 1969 at 5 a.m.; born Mar 12, 1928 in Norwood, MO; d/o Fred Renfrow and Ethel Hull; 3 daughters Ella Coffman, Lyla Mae Coffman and Dorris Coffman; 2 sons Ed and Carl; 3 sisters Lily Dixon of Hartville, Ruby Merritt of Mansfield and Eva Coffman of Singer, CA; 5 brothers Archie Renfrow of Mountain Grove, Bill of Hartville, Bob of Hartville, Virgil of Mansfield and Carl of Springfield, MO.  Burial Oak Grove Cemetery.

Huffman, Jessie Louise:  Hartville, MO; died Aug 27, 1959 at 11 p.m.; housewife; born Jan 17, 1870 in Winona, MN; d/o Joseph Shepard and Elvira Cole; widowed; 4 sons Marion J. Huffman of Hartville, Dr. Max N. Huffman of Colorado Springs, CO, Joseph R. Huffman of Arcadia, CA and Kenneth B. Huffman of Los Angeles, CA; 1 sister Sarah Sanders of Ponca City, OK; 10 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren.  Burial Thomas (Norwood) Cemetery.

Huffstetler, Jesse:  Hartville, MO; died at St. John's Hospital on Oct 22, 1966 at 1:30 a.m.; retired farmer-rancher; born Oct 16, 1889 in Hartville, MO; s/o Abraham Huffstetler and Ann Pearman; preceded in death by wife Grace; 1 son Carl of Hacienda Heights, CA; 2 sisters Mrs. Edna Widner of Hartville, MO and Mrs. Auley Shumate of Hartville, MO; 3 brothers Alva of Wichita, KS, Luther of Wichita, KS and Arden of Yampa, CO; 4 grandchildren.  Burial Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

Huffstetler, Willis Ray:  Hartville, MO; died Jan 9, 1963; retired; born Nov 28, 1892 in Hartville; s/o Abraham Huffstetler and Anna Pearman; h/o Lela; 5 brothers Jesse of Oklahoma City, OK, Arden of Yompa, CO, Homer of Salinas, CA, Luther of Wichita, KS, and Alva of Wichita, KS; 2 sisters Ollie Shumate of Oklahoma City, OK and Edna Widner of Hartville.  Burial Little Creek Cemetery.

Hunter, George Malcom:  St. Louis, MO; died at his home on Nov 1, 1964; widowed; 1 son George Hunter of New York City.  Burial Steele Memorial Cemetery.

Hunter, James Henry:  Hartville, MO; died at Burge Hospital on Dec 20, 1963; retired farmer; born Nov 5, 1879 in Wright Co., MO; s/o Malcom and Elizabeth  Hunter; h/o Ada; 4 daughters Wilda Cogdill of Hartville, Joyce Coday of Columbia, June Speight of Branson and Berniece Coday of Branson; 3 sons Laverne of Aurora, Donald of Mansfield and Darrell of Hartville; 1 brother George of St. Louis, MO; 16 grandchildren.  Burial Steele Memorial Cemetery.

Hunter, Nita Merl:  Died Apr 15, 1959; born Mar 7, 1907; father Robert; mother Latricia March.  Burial Steele Memorial Cemetery.

Hurley, Robert Samuel:  Hartville, MO; died Jan 22, 1958; born Jun 22, 1878 in Tennessee; s/o James Hurley and Lois Rutledge, both born in Tennessee; widower; 1 daughter Mrs Merl Hunter; 1 son Mr. Everett E. Hurley of Los Angeles, CA; 3 half brothers Otis Hurley of Evening Shade, Hobert Hurley of Manes and Albert of Buhl, ID; 2 half sisters Clara Delcour of Ft. Gibson, OK, and Lula Walker of Parsons, KS; 2 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren.  Burial Evening Shade Cemetery.

Hurst, Garry Alvin:  Wright Co., MO; Infant; died at Mansfield Hospital on Sep 29, 1953 at 11; born Aug 23, 1953 in Marshfield, MO; s/o Ann Hurst of Hartville, MO.  Burial Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

Hurt, Ira Stanton:  Nevada, MO; died at Nevada State Hospital on Nov 30, 1966 at 6:30 p.m.; born Sep 1902 in Wright County; s/o Henry Hurt and Millie Gann; 2 sisters Mrs. Dessie Kelley of Hartville and Martha Eaton of Camdenton, MO; 1 brother Charley T. Hurt of Hartville; survived by several nieces and nephews.  Burial Wynne Cemetery.

Hurt, Norma Lou:  Hartville, MO; died at Mansfield Hospital on Mar 11, 1975 at 7:30 p.m.; born Dec 22, 1906 in Mansfield, MO; d/o Lum Lathrom and Katie A. Cutbirth; w/o Charley Hurt; 3 sons Roy Hurt of Muncy, KS, Russell Hurt of Kansas City, KS and Paul Hurt of Bonner Springs, KS; 1 daughter Sadie Long of Kansas City, MO; 17 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren.  Burial Steele Memorial Cemetery.

Hurt, Roy Lee:  Hartville, MO; died Apr 17, 1962 at 6:45; laborer; born Jan 13, 1896 in Wright County, MO; s/o Henry Hurt and Millie Gann; 1 daughter Sadie Park of Kansas City, MO; 3 sons Roy Hurt, Jr. of Muncie, KS, Paul of Edwardsville, KS and Russell of Kansas City, KS; 2 sisters Dessie Kelly of Hartville and Martha Eaton of Camdenton, MO; 2 brothers Charley of Hartville and Ira of Nevada; 15 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchildren.  Burial Steele Memorial Cemetery.

Hurt, Thomas Henry:  Edwardsville, KS; died in Shawnee on Oct 21, 1960; born Jul 5, 1907 in Missouri; h/o Lillie Kate Hurt; 1 daughter JoAnn Stockwell of Bonner Springs; 8 stepchildren; 3 grandchildren.  Burial Steele Memorial Cemetery.

Hurtt, Edith McLeslie:  Marshfield, MO; died at Webster County Rest Home on Oct 21, 1966 at 7:30 a.m.; born Sep 18, 1891 in Wright County; d/o Jack Hurtt and Mary Aires; 1 sister Mrs. Myrtle Hutson of Hartville; survived by nieces and nephews.  Burial Oak Grove Cemetery.

Hutsell, Lucy Arvilla:  Wright Co., MO; died May 25, 1958; born Jul 26, 1873 in Astonia, MO; d/o Tom Engrahm and Mary Fortune, both born in Tuscumbia, MO; widowed; 3 sons Everett Hutsell of Manes, Leonard Hutsell of Manes, and Herbert Hutsell of St. Louis; 4 daughters Bess Ellis of Mountain Grove, Leona Robinett of Hartville, Alberta Evans of Plato and Edna Kelly of Kansas City; 2 brothers Dorman Engrahm of Kansas and Blane Engrahm of Houston, TX; 4 sisters Mrs. Tanny Mitz of Warsaw, IL, Mrs. Dora Fansler of Dumas, Mrs. Cash Tompkins of Mountain Grove and Mrs. Ed Hutsell of Mountain Grove.  Burial Friendship Cemetery.

Hutsell, Oliva Gladys:  Rayborn, MO; died at her home on Jul 21, 1964; housewife; born Sep 17, 1903 in Wright Co., MO; d/o Jasper Ellis and Sarah Worsham; w/o Leonard; 2 daughters Bonnie Holmes of Hartville and Ruth Rippee of Manes, MO; 2 sisters Ina Freels of Mountain Grove, MO and Ruth Lirschky of Ben Davis, MO; 1 brother Earl Ellis of Mountain Grove, MO.; 8 grandchildren.  Burial Friendship Cemetery.

Hutson, Myrtle Dora:  Hartville, MO; d.o.a at Mansfield Hospital on Dec 24, 1968; housewife; born Apr 23, 1899 in Wright County; d/o Jack Hurtt and Mary Ayres; w/o Jess Hutson; 4 daughters Mrs. Mytella Sheppard of Hartville, Mrs. Ruby Duggan of Hartville, Mrs. Jessie Hill of Lebanon, MO and Mrs Lola Faye Hudson of Marshall, MO; 5 sons Paul Hutson of Kansas City, KS, Vernon Hutson of Hartville, Ray Hutson of Hartville, Darell of Kansas City, MO and Bill of Hartville, MO; 28 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren.  Burial Broyles Cemetery.

Hutton, Charles Haskell:  Niangua, MO; died in Ash Grove, MO on Dec 4, 1967 at 10 p.m.; farmer; born Oct 16, 1905 in Wright County; s/o C. M. Hutton and Ada Manery; h/o Elfreda Hutton; 2 sons Charles H. Hutton, Jr of Niangua and E. R. Hutton of the home; 3 daughters Mrs. Dale Bass of Hartville, Linda of the home; Lilly Hutton of Chicago; 1 brother Dee Hutton of St. Louis, MO; 2 sisters Mrs Vivianne Jones of Grovesprings and Mrs. Elizabeth McFadin of Marshfield, MO; 13 grandchildren.  Burial Prospect Cemetery, Webster County.

Hyde, Vernon Voka:  Ventura, CA; died Jul 8, 1966; born Feb 23, 1911 in Missouri; s/o Jamison Hyde and Irma Welch; h/o Belia Hyde; 1 son Jimmie Hyde of Mountain Grove; 1 daughter Laura Hyde of Mountain Grove; 2 brothers Tom Hyde of Mountain Grove and Frank Hyde of Oxnard, CA; 2 sisters Ulis Wilson of Arizona and Gladys Klingensmith of Mountain Grove.

Ivy, Jake John:  Hartville, MO; died at Mansfield Hospital on Mar 28, 1972 at 7 p.m.; retired farmer and merchant; born Nov 16, 1895 in Cedar County; s/o James E. Ivy and Melvina Oats; h/o Eula Jones; 3 sons Irvin C of San Pedro, CA, Bervil of Springfield, MO and Julian Ivy of Fordland; 2 brothers Ray Ivy of Wichita, KS and Vestal Ivy of California; 3 sisters Bertha Smith of Wichita, Thelma Hicks of California and Verna Crawford of Grandview, MO; 9 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren.  Burial Steele Memorial Cemetery.

Jackson, Irvin W.:  Forsyth, MO; died in Ft. Myers, FL on Feb 19, 1968; retired chief of Realstate Corps of Engineers Northwestern Division of U.S.; born Nov 7, 1902 in Hartville, MO; s/o J. W. Jackson and Essie Moore; h/o Frances Elaine Jackson; 1 daughter Mrs. James Hollander of Des Plaines, IL; 5 sisters Mrs. H. E. Grossenheider of Webster Groves, MO, Mrs. C. H. Jackson of Mountain Grove, MO, Mrs. Howard Robinett of Springfield, MO, Mrs. M. E. Carter of Columbia, MO and Mrs. J. M. Pemberton of Springfield, MO; 1 brother Owen Jackson of Webster Groves, MO.  Burial Steele Memorial Cemetery.

Jackson, Jeffery David:  Springfield, MO; Infant, died at St. John's Hospital on Jul 31, 1966; born Jul 31, 1966 in Springfield, MO; s/o Manley Jackson (age 26) and Mary Frances Moore (age 21); 1 brother John Micheal; maternal grandparents Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Moore; paternal grandparents Mr. and Mrs. Manley Jackson of Oswego, KS; maternal great-grandparents Mr. and Mrs. Charley Moore.  Burial Steele Memorial Cemetery.

James, Porter Lawson:  Grove Spring, MO; died at his home on Jun 5, 1954 at 8:40 a.m.; born Feb 28, 1876 in Kentucky; preceded in death by wife Lea; 2 daughters Rachel Stella Alford of Grove Springs, MO and Clarice Gardner of Springfield, MO; 1 son Edgar Lee James of Sacramento, CA; 3 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild.  Burial Niangua.

Jarrett, Albert John:  Norwood, MO; died at his home on Jun 25, 1965 at 9 a.m.; retired laborer; born May 28, 1894 in Wright Co., MO; s/o George Jarrett and Kate Williams; widowed; 1 brother Acie Jarrett of Norwood, MO; 1 sister Edith Noll of Collinsville, IL.  Burial Steele Memorial Cemetery.

Jemes, Daisy A.:  Graff, MO; died Oct 4, 1959; housewife; born Nov 10, 1899 in Wright Co., MO; d/o Levi Raney and Delia Butcher; w/o Levi; 3 brothers Alva, Frank and Dan; 1 sister Marie Thomas.  Burial Union Chapel Cemetery.

Jemes, Malinda:  Grove Springs, MO; died at her home on Jun 19, 1957 at 4:35 p.m.; born Feb 22, 1875 in Wright Co., MO; d/o Tolliver Jones and Phoebe Smith, both born in Tennessee; w/o W. M. Jemes; 1 daughter Verda; 3 sons Ira, William C and Elva; 3 sisters Emma O'Dell of Lebanon, MO, Millie Lowry of Grove Springs and Sylvania Heckathorne of Idaho; 1 brother Lewis Jones of Grove Springs; 18 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren. Burial Cuba Cemetery.

Jinks, John Archable:  Grovespring, MO; died at Ava Nursing Home on Jun 30, 1967 at 5 p.m.; farmer, retired minister (Free Will Baptist); born Oct 2, 1888 in Webster County; s/o John Wesley Jinks and Elizabeth Johnston; h/o Caroline; 6 sons Mitchel Jinks of Grovespring, Floyd Jinks of Hartville, Raymond Jinks of Grovespring, Kenneth Jinks of Grovespring, Lester Jinks of Grovespring and Bill Jinks of Emminence, MO; 3 daughters Mrs. Nellie Climer of Niangua, Mrs. Maymie Willams of Springfield and Mrs. Pauline Jemes of Ft. Supply, OK; 1 brother Eb Jinks of Grovespring; 2 sisters Mrs. Essie Caffey of Niangua and Mrs. Bettie Rader of Marshfield; 1 half sister Mrs. Ida Alberson of Raytown, MO; 23 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren.  Burial Little Vine Cemetery.

Johnson, Mattie Elizabeth:  Wright Co., MO; died at her home on Aug 18, 1956; born in Nashville, TN; d/o Richard and Matilda Jones, both born in Tennessee; 1 daughter Vera Manier; 1 son Frank Johnson; 6 grandchildren.  Burial Hogue Cemetery.

Johnson, Pelia E.:  Hartville, MO; died at his home on Dec 19, 1965; farmer; born May 12, 1884 in Hartville, MO; s/o Nathan Johnson and Nancy Stigall; h/o Stella; 1 son Louis of Corona, CA; 1 brother Arno Johnson of Jerome, ID; 1 sister Alda Johnson of Salem, OR.  Burial Coon Creek Cemetery.

Jones, Arminda:  Marshfield, MO; died at Webster County Rest Home on Apr 25, 1975 at 4:30 a.m.; retired; born May 15, 1886 in Wright County; d/o Carroll Jefferson Jones and Nancy Ann Dodson; single; 1 brother O. J. Jones of Grovespring; 2 sisters Mrs. Emma Pryor of Tuscumbria, MO and Mrs. Deliah Bradley of Kansas City, MO.  Burial Shaddy Cemetery.

Jones, Eva:  Springfield, MO; died Mar 16, 1974; homemaker; born Oct 23, 1894 in Wright Co., MO; d/o James "Pat" Robinett and Lucinda Findley; 3 daughters Mrs. Pauline Hefner of Cabool, MO, Mrs. Billie Young of Waterloo, MO and Mrs. Helen Cunningham of Marshfield,MO; 2 sons Jack Jones of Springfield and Dwight Jones of Wyoming; 1 brother Ben Robinett of Mountain Grove, MO; 12 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren.  Burial Steele Memorial Cemetery.

Jones, Herbie Arthur:  Hartville, MO; died Jun 19, 1974 at 2:30 a.m.; retired farmer; born Jun 2, 1907 in Laclede County, MO; s/o John and Sarah Jones; h/o Bertha Jones; 2 sons Kenneth L. Jones of Hartville and Clyde E. Jones of Aurora, IL; 3 daughters Louise Harris of LaJolla, CA, Wanda Shaw of San Antonio, TX and Ruth Ann Dugger of Springfield, MO; 1 brother William Jones of Newhall, CA; 1 half brother Ernie Lawson of Rodgers, Arkansas; 1 half sister Bessie Penier of Rodgers, Arkansas; 9 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren.  Burial Steele Memorial Cemetery.

Jones, Isabel M.:  Wright Co., MO; died at her home on Dec 28, 1954 at 3 a.m.; housewife; born Oct 1, 1873 in Wright Co., MO; d/o Priester; w/o Lewis; 1 brother Miles Priester of Grove Springs; 1 sister Tillie Hightower; 1 nephew Orville Hightower.  Burial Shaddy Cemetery.

Jones, Jesse Arthur:  Grove Spring, MO; died at his home on Nov 5, 1960; born Apr 16, 1885 in Grove Spring; s/o William D. Jones and Adaline Webb; h/o Mary; 2 daughters Mrs. Lavina Rippee of Springfield and Pauline Lincoln of Kansas City, KS; 5 sons Gomer, Omer, Dale, Junior of Kansas City and Howard of Grovespring; 2 brothers Fred of Grovespring and Archie of Marshfield; 2 sisters Mrs. Thelma Randall and Mrs. Faye Deckard of Tulsa, OK; 16 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren.  Burial Little Vine Cemetery.

Jones, John Calvin:  Springfield, MO; died at Burge Hospital on Oct 22, 1959 at 2:10 p.m.; farmer; born Aug 27, 1897 in Wright, MO; s/o George Jones and Lavina Royster; h/o Eve Robinett Jones; 3 daughters Mrs. Charles Hefner of Cabool, Mrs. R. D. Young of Hartville and Mrs. W. D. Cunningham of Marshfield; 2 brothers Jack Jones of Springfield and Dwight Jones of Warrensburg; 2 sisters Mrs. Elenor Young of Hartville and Bette Jones of Springfield; 2 brothers Thurmand Jones of Competition and S. F. Jones of Lebanon.  Burial Steele Memorial Cemetery.

Jones, Leco H.:  Grove Spring, MO; died Mar 18, 1959; born Sep 3, 1899 in Wright, MO; s/o William D. Jones born in Kentucky and Adeline Webb born in Tennessee; h/o Gladys Jones; 3 brothers J. Arthur Jones of Grove Spring, W. A. Jones of Nevada, MO and Fred L. Jones of Grove Spring; 2 sisters Mrs. Thelma Randall of Tulsa, OK and Mrs. Fay Deckard of Tulsa, OK.  Burial Shaddy Cemetery.

Jones, Leman Ervin:  Hartville, MO; died at his home on Jul 19, 1954; born Mar 15, 1874; s/o Conalley Jones and Ester Hall; h/o Alta; 2 daughters Lois Joggerat and Vivian Shirley; 2 sons Vincent Jones and Fred Jones.  Burial Claxton Church Cemetery.

Jones, Lewis S.:  Grove Springs, MO; died Aug 12, 1959; farmer; born Feb 19, 1872 in Wright Co., MO; s/o Tolliver Jones and Phoebe Smith; 3 sons Eldridge Jones of Grove Springs, Clarence Jones of Grove Springs and George Jones of Grove Springs; 1 daughter Mrs. Ethel Calton of Grove Springs; 3 sisters Millie Lowery, Emma Odell and Sylvania; 9 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren.  Burial Cuba Cemetery.

Jones, Mary Melinda:  Grovesprings, MO; died at Burge Hospital on Jul 18, 1967 at 7:03 p.m.; housewife; born May 10, 1892 in Wright Co., MO; d/o Marion Perryman and Mary Brownhall; 5 sons Gomer Jones of Kansas City, MO, Omer Jones of Merriam, KS, Dale Jones of Muncie, KS, Howard Jones of Grovesprings, MO and Jesse A. Jones, Jr. of Kansas City, KS; 1 daughter Pauline Lincoln of Kansas City, KS; 1 stepdaughter Mrs. Lavina Rippee of Springfield, MO; 17 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren.  Burial Little Vine Cemetery.

Jones, Noah Tolliver:  Hartville, MO; died at his home on Jan 7, 1966 at 8:20 p.m.; retired farmer; born Jun 22, 1888 in Wright Co., MO; s/o J. D. Jones and Suzanna Calton; h/o Zula; 1 son Steve of Hartville, MO; 2 brothers E. L. Jones of Hartville and Rev. D. S. Jones of Aldrick; 4 sisters Mrs. Thula McCubbin of Hartville, Mrs. Martha Hickman of Hartville, Mrs. Ava Young of Hartville and Mrs. Effie Richardson of Mountain Grove; 3 grandchildren.  Burial Steele Memorial Cemetery.

Jones, Oscar Francis:  Norwood, MO; died on Jan 12, 1958; farmer; born Feb 9, 1883 in Berryville, Arkansas; s/o William M. Jones and Zua Ambrose, both born in Arkansas; 1 daughter Mrs. Jessie Mae McIntosh of Norwood; 3 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren.  Burial in Arkansas.

Jones, Zula:  Hartville, MO; died at Mansfield Hospital on Mar 27, 1971 at 3 a.m.; homemaker; born May 23, 1887 in Wright County; d/o Calvin M. Chapman and Eliza Bryan; 1 son Steve Jones of Hartville; 2 sisters Ila Kelley of Covina, CA and Ollie Claxtox of Hartville, MO; 3 grandsons; 2 great-grandchildren.

Jordan, James Thomas:  Hartville, MO; died at Mansfield Hospital on Oct 9, 1966 at 11:25; retired farmer; born Sep 3, 1884 in Wright County; s/o W. P. Jordan and America Randolph; h/o Rosa; 5 sons Burrel of Hartville, Lester of Lincoln, MO, Wilbert of Caldwell, ID, Jim of Portland, OR and Waldo; 1 daughter Mrs. Carl Bean of Phoenix, AZ; 2 sisters Mrs. Ada Chambers of Hartville and Mrs. Julia Pearman of Hartville; 1 brother Alva Jordan of Nixa, MO; 11 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren.  Burial Palmer Cemetery.

Jordan, Melia A.:  Hartville, MO; died in Kansas City, KS on Feb 22, 1954 at 11:00; housewife; born Jan 25, 1884 in Wright County; d/o James F. Emerson and Ann Liza Hamilton, both born in Wright Co., MO; widowed; 4 daughters Mrs. Ruth O'Dell of Grove Springs, Gladys Aetting of Mansfield, Mildred Fritz of Kansas City, KS, and Jeraldine Lawler of Hartville, MO; 1 son Arnold Jordan of Hartville; 11 grandchildren.  Burial Durbin Cemetery.

Jordan, Ollie Isabell:  Hartville, MO; died at Wallace Hospital on Sep 27, 1961 at 8:10 a.m.; housewife; born Jan 30, 1875 in Wright Co., MO; d/o John Moore and Savanah Lathrom; widow; 4 daughters Dora Robertson of Hartville, Bertha Jones of Hartville, Ola Durbin of Hartville and Cora Lindsay of Lebanon, MO; 3 sons John of Hartville, Oscar of Hartville and Purl of Exeter, CA; 1 sister Laura Todd.  Burial Durbin Cemetery.

Jordan, Rosa Belle:  Hartville, MO; died at Mansfield Hospital on Sep 2, 1967 at 6:30 p.m.; housewife, born May 16, 1889 in Wright County; d/o Robert Chambers and Lottie Simmons; widowed; 5 sons Burvel Jordan of Hartville, MO, Wilburt Jordan of Caldwell, ID, Lester Jordan of Lincoln, MO, James F. Jordan of Portland, OR and Waldo of Portland, OR; 1 daughter Mrs. Eula Bean of Phoenix, AZ; 2 brothers Isham Chambers and Ruay Chambers, both of Competition, MO; 2 sisters Missouri Delk of Lebanon, MO and May Young of Hartville, MO; 11 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren.  Burial Palmer Cemetery.

Jordan, Thomas:  Farmersville, TX; died Feb 1958 at home of sister Addie in Farmersville, TX; born Sep 1874 in Wright County; s/o James A. Jordan and Elizabeth Todd; married Sep 19, 1903 to Mora E. Emmerson who died in 1932; 4 sons Paris, Russell, Ira, and Dallas; 2 sisters Addie Jordan and Daisy Allen.  Burial Emmerson Cemetery.

Julian, Finettie E.:  Manes, MO; died in her home on Nov 6, 1960; housewife; born Mar 22, 1867 in Wright County; d/o John Long and Lizie Brown; widow; 2 sons General Julian of Portland, OR and Byram Julian of Seattle, WA; 1 daughter Nina L. Julian of Manes, MO.  Burial Manes Cemetery.

Kaper, Timothy Lane:  Grovespring, MO; died Mar 9, 1975 at 6:05 p.m.; student; born Sep 1, 1959 in LaMarque, TX; s/o Ronald Keith Kaper and Bonnie June Weaver; stepfather Bob Cantrell of Grovespring; 2 brothers Randal Kaper and Steven Scott Kaper of Grovespring; paternal grandparents Mr. and Mrs. A. Kaper of LaMarque, TX; maternal grandparents Mr. and Mrs. Otto Weaver of Grovespring, MO.  Burial Liberty Cemetery.

Karr, Calvin LeRoy:  Hartville, MO; died at Mansfield Hospital on Apr 25, 1962; retired; born Apr 4, 1892 in Rock Island, IL; s/o David Karr and Nancy Donaway; 4 daughters Mrs. Carl Strohbehn of Davenport, IA, Mrs. John Price of Rock Island, IL, Mrs. Robert Hintze of Hartville and Mrs. Thurman Moore of Hartville; 1 sister Mrs. David Hawes of California; 15 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren.  Burial Steele Memorial Cemetery.

Kearns, Frances Christina:  Hartville, MO; died at Texas County Hospital on Nov 10, 1973; homemaker; born May 19, 1904 in Nebraska; d/o Christopher Andrews; w/o Percy Kearns; 1 son John Christopher Kearns of Hartville; 4 brothers Donald Andrews of North Bend, NB, Oscar Andrews of North Bend, NB, Harry Andrews of Freemont, NB and Forest Andrews of Fremont, NB; 1 sister Mrs. Lora Ranslum of Freemont, NB; 2 grandchildren.  Burial Durbin Cemetery.

Keene, Ricky Ray:  Mansfield, MO; Infant; died at Mansfield Hospital on Mar 8, 1966 at 2:45 p.m.; born Mar 8, 1966 in Mansfield, MO; s/o Lester Ray Keene and Dianna Moore, both of Tulsa, OK; maternal grandparents Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Moore of Hartville; paternal grandparents Albert Keene of Coffeyville, KS and Mrs. Sadie Heckenkimper of Tulsa, OK.  Burial Oak Grove Cemetery.

Keith, George Gustin:  Mansfield, MO; died Oct 3, 1958; born May 25, 1873; s/o Andrew Jackson Keith and Elizabeth King; 1 daughter Mrs. Omer Cope of Mountain Grove; 2 sons Herman C. Keith and Vance Keith of Hartville; 10 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren.  Burial Coon Creek Cemetery.

Keith, Herman Clifford:  Hartville, MO; died at Cox Medical Center on Feb 17, 1974 at 7:30 p.m.; farmer; born Jul 7, 1905 in Wright Co., MO; s/o George Keith and Ila Coxen; h/o Lucy; 2 daughters Kay Gregory of Independence, MO and Lolah Lemons of Hartville, MO; 1 son Faye Keith of Independence, MO; 1 brother Vance Keith of Hartville, MO; 1 sister Mrs Opal Cope of Mountain Grove, MO; 5 grandchildren.  Burial New Home Cemetery.

Keller, Adetia Viola:  Mountain Grove, MO; died at Burge Hospital on Dec 8, 1965 at 2:55 p.m.; retired housewife; born Mar 3, 1883 in Wright Co., MO; d/o John Claxton and Samantha Sumner; widow; 2 daughters Mrs. Marie Harrison of Springfield and Velma Phillips of Coyle, OK; 3 sons Charley Cline of Grovespring, Bob Ford Cline of Tulsa, OK and Darrell Cline of Competition, MO; 9 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren.  Burial Claxton Cemetery.

Keller, Everett:  Hartville, MO; died at his home on Feb 21, 1965 at 11:40 p.m.; farmer; born Nov 9, 1884 in Kansas; s/o Elvadus Keller and Mary Cannon; single; 1 sister Lula Claxton of Hartville, MO.  Burial Coldwater Cemetery.

Kelley, Alpha:  Norwood, MO; died in Springfield, MO on Apr 17, 1958; age at death 43 years, 7 months, 3 days; d/o Columbus and Bessie Cartwright, both born in Tennessee; w/o Floyd Kelley; 4 sons Lowell Eugene Kelley, Jesse Lee Kelley, Carl Melton Kelley and Noel Dean Kelley; 3 daughters Shirley Ann, Sharon Kay, and Wilma Sue; 1 sister Mrs. Ralph Sanders.  Burial Oak Grove Cemetery.

Kelley, Bessie:  Bethany, OK; died in rest home on Aug 19, 1977 at 7 a.m.; born Mar 7, 1891 in Wright County; widow; 2 daughters Mrs. Zola Cates of Bethany, OK and Mrs. Patty Dobbs of Lawrence, KS; 4 sons Ralph Kelley of the home, Oleth Kelley of Oklahoma, Junior of California and Paul of Colorado; 1 brother Rob Young of Hartville; 10 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren.  Burial Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

Kelley, Charles, Jr.:  Wright Co., MO; died Apr 9, 1957 in Wright County.

Kelley, Donna Bee:  Hartville, MO; Infant; died at Mansfield Hospital on Oct 31, 1967 at 12 p.m.; born Jan 30, 1967 in Marshfield, MO; d/o Lloyd Kelley and Betty Smith; 1 brother Michael of the home; 2 half sisters Judy and Judith of the home; 1 half brother Russell of the home; grandparents Mr. and Mrs. Loman Smith of Hartville, MO.  Burial Little Creek Cemetery.

Kelley, George Henry:  Mountain Grove, MO; died at Mountain Grove Rest Home on Mar 30, 1964; laborer; born Apr 12, 1868 in Hartville, MO; s/o Andrew Kelley and Angeline Boyer; single; survived by nieces and nephews.

Kelley, James Arley:  Miller, MO; died at St. John's Hospital on May 22, 1969 at 11:45 p.m.; retired; born Dec 10, 1900 in Wright County; s/o Joseph Price Kelley and Jane Hembree; h/o Bessie; 1 son Osa Kelley of Bruch, CO; 2 daughters Mrs. Cleta Fritz of Mansfield, MO and Mrs. Dorothy Pearman of Springfield, MO; 9 grandchildren; nieces and nephews.  Burial Little Creek Cemetery.

Kelley, Lawson:  Grovespring, MO; died at St. John's Hospital on Jan 5, 1967 at 4:05 p.m.; furniture store worker; born Oct 16, 1914 in Wright County; s/o Joseph Price Kelley and Sarah Jane Hembree; h/o Jessie Kelley; 1 son Reggie Dean Kelley of the home; 1 brother Arley Kelley of Miller, MO.  Burial Little Creek Cemetery.

Kelley, Lois Nadine:  Hartville, MO; died at Texas County Memorial on Aug 28, 1962; housewife; born Apr 16, 1938 in Wright Co., MO; d/o Charles Adams and Nola Woody; w/o Lloyd Kelley; 2 daughters Judy Kay and Judith Ann; 1 son Lloyd Russell; 2 brothers Virgil Adams and Herbert Adams; 1 sister Beulah McGown; grandmother Rosey Woody of Mansfield, MO.  Burial Little Creek Cemetery.

Kelley, Newton:  Wright Co., MO; died Jun 24, 1956; born Jul 26, 1866 in Wright, MO; s/o Andrew Kelley and Angeline Boyer, both born in Tennessee; h/o Tennessee; 2 daughters Myrtle Dunlap of Norwood and Mrs. Albert Craig; 1 brother George Henry Kelley; 16 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren.  Burial Little Creek Cemetery.

Kelley, Opal May:  Norwood, MO; died Jun 5, 1972 at 4:15 a.m.; homemaker; born Dec 2, 1901 in Wright County; d/o Noah Street and Essa Williams; 2 sons Verrell Kelley of Norwood and Billie Joe Kelley of Norwood; 1 daughter Mrs. Virginia Plaster of Wascola, MO; 1 brother John Street of Conway, MO; 1 sister Verla L. O'Brine of Niangua, MO; 6 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren.  Burial Oak Grove Cemetery.

Kelley, Rodney Allen:  Norwood, MO; died at St. John's Hospital on Jun 3, 1962; born Aug 15, 1958 in Cabool, MO;  s/o Billie Joe Kelley and Jacqueline Miller; 1 brother Verrell Lawrence of Norwood; paternal grandmother Opal Kelley of Norwood; maternal grandparents Mr. and Mrs. Joe Miller of Louisville, NB; great-grandmother Essie Street of Norwood.  Burial Steele Memorial Cemetery.

Kelley, Sarah Jane:  Hartville, MO; died at Niangua Nursing Home on Feb 12, 1961; housewife; born Apr 5, 1874 in Wright County; d/o Joe Hembree and Mary Tate; widow; 2 sons Lawson and Arley; 1 half sister Opal Shadley of Kansas; 6 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren.  Burial Little Creek Cemetery.

Kelley, Tennessee Ann:  Wright Co., MO; died Apr 21, 1959 at 12:45 p.m.; born Dec 7, 1876; d/o John Rose born in Tennessee and Nympha Caroline of North Carolina; 2 daughters Myrtle Dunlap of Norwood, MO and Rosa Craig of Hartville, MO; 1 sister May Grimes of Mountain Groves; 1 brother John Rose; 16 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren.  Burial Little Creek Cemetery.

Kelley, Thurber William:  Springfield, MO; died in Hartville on Dec 6, 1958 at 1 p.m.; attorney; born Jan 20, 1910 in Kansas City, MO; s/o Floyd Kelley born in Iowa and Mabel Thurber born in Kansas; h/o Virginia; 2 sons Thurber W. Jr.and John Paxton; 1 daughter Nancy Sue Kelley.  Burial Forest Hills Cemetery.

Kelley, William:  Hartville, MO; died at Burge Hospital on Apr 27, 1965 at 5:25 a.m.; laborer; born Jul 3, 1901 in Wright County, MO; s/o George Kelley and Eda Rebecca Edwards; h/o Dessie; 4 daughters Anis Carriger of Hartville; Dorthey Weaver of Hartville, Betty Browitt of Hartville, and Emogene Coffman of Springfield; 2 sons George of Evansdale, IA and Don of Hartville; 2 step-daughters Fran Shaver of Grove Spring and Jan Carriger of Hartville; 1 half brother Frank Burtlow of Idaho; 1 sister Bertha Metz of Brighton, MO; 4 half sisters Ethel Young of Hartville, Jessie Cantrell of Niangua, Bessie Packard of Hartville and Esther Flemington of California; 21 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild.  Burial Wynne Cemetery.

Kelsey, Alexander James:  Hartville, MO; died at his home on Oct 13, 1965 at 8:40 a.m.; farmer; born May 8, 1877 in Laclede Co., MO; s/o Stith Kelsay and Susan Boyd; h/o Della; 5 sons Everett of Springfield, Ivan of Hartville, John of Hartville, Dee of Hartville and Lee of Hartville; 3 daughters Mae Brownfield of Ponca City, OK, Olive McDaris of Tulare, CA and Nettie McDaris of Taft, CA; 3 brothers Andrew of Oakland, IA, G. H. of Lebanon, MO, and John of Oklahoma; 31 grandchildren; 41 great-grandchildren.  Burial Coon Creek Cemetery.

Kelsay, Andrew:  Hartville, MO; died at Mansfield Hospital on Mar 10, 1972 at 10:30 a.m.; farmer; born Apr 12, 1883 in Lebanon, MO; s/o Stith Kelsay and Susan Boyd; h/o Della Kelsay; 4 sons Curtis Kelsay of Oakland; Will Kelsay of Iowa; Liburn Kelsay of Council Bluff, IA, and Stanley Kelsay of Clinton, IA; 3 daughters Grace Briggs of Oakland, Maxine Dennis of Council Bluff, IA and Relda Benscotter of Nebraska; 1 brother John Kelsay of Tulsa, OK; several grandchildren.  Burial Oaklawn Cemetery.

Kelsay, Della Derotha:  Hartville, MO;  died at Mansfield Hospital on Apr 27, 1978 at 11:30 p.m.; homemaker; born Nov 4, 1893 in Wright County; d/o James Dorris Kelsay and Molly Starks; 1 brother Coleman Dorris of Wilder, ID. Burial Dorris Cemetery.

Kelsay, Henry Dee:  Hartville, MO; died at his home on May 13, 1973 at 8 a.m.; retired; born Apr 9, 1921 in Wright County; s/o Alex Kelsay and Vina Wynn; h/o Ada; 6 daughters Mrs. Marilyn Jones of Hartville, Mrs. Wanda Messenger of Corpus Christi, TX, Miss Wilda Kelsay of Springfield, MO, Mrs. Glenda Harris of Hartville, Mrs. Karen Morela of Lebanon, MO, and Miss Debbie Kelsay of the home; 2 stepchildren Mrs. Gale Cook of Oak Ridge, TN and Lane Lathrom of Hartville; 4 brothers Everett Kelsay of Hartville, Lee Kelsay of Hartville, John Kelsay of Hartville and Ivan Kelsay of Hartville; 3 sisters Mrs. Nettie McDavis of Taft, CA, Mrs. Ottie McDaris of Tustin, CA and Mrs. Mae Brownfield of California; 9 grandchildren.  Burial Coon Creek Cemetery.

Kensinger, Dean:  Hartville, MO; died at Mansfield Hospital on Feb 28, 1974 at 5:30 p.m.; laborer; born Jun 4, 1912 in Harrisburg, PA; s/o Ruben Kensinger and Susan Albright; h/o Virginia; 1 brother Earl of Altunis, PA; 1 sister Ruth Akins of Martinburg, PA.  Burial Shaddy Cemetery.

Kester, Elta Ruth:  Hartville, MO; d.o.a. at Mansfield Hospital on Mar 14, 1974 at 2:30 p.m.; homemaker; born Jan 8, 1898 in Davenport, IA; d/o Bertrum Bruce Tallmon and Annetta VanDyke; w/o Calvin Karr and Elta Kester; 3 daughters Mrs. Ruth Strohbehn of Davenport, IA, Mrs. Marjorie Hintze of Hartville, MO and Mrs. Ann Moore of Hartville, MO; 1 brother Ben Tallmon of Harrisville, MI; 15 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren.  Burial Steele Memorial Cemetery.

Kester, Walter:  Wright Co., MO; died at Mansfield Hospital on Oct 2, 1958; farmer; born Mar 5, 1877 in Cedar Co., IA; h/o Elta Kester; 5 children Hazel Fulton, Irene Kester, Essie, Mariam and James.  Burial Steele Memorial Cemetery.

Key, Bessie Mae:  Hartville, MO; died at her home on May 6, 1958; born May 15, 1892 in Wright Co., MO; d/o Thomas Wilson; widowed; 1 brother Harve Wilson of Hartville; granddaughter Mrs. Louis Early of Hartville; grandson Billy Key of Mountain Grove, MO; 2 great-grandchildren.  Burial Green Valley Cemetery.

Key, Richard "Dick":  Manes, MO; died at his home on Jul 1, 1958 at 5:00; farmer; born Jan 15, 1900 in Wright County, MO; s/o Wesley Key and Mary Moore; h/o Alice Key; 4 daughters Pansey Stigall of Hartville; Karlen McCoy of Lynchburg, Dorthey Bradshaw of Norwood and Jane Key of Manes; 2 sons Carl Key and J. B. Key of Manes; 3 brothers Lee Key of Michigan, John Key of Hepner, OR, and Vern Key of Bend, OR; 2 sisters Dora Massey of Huggens and Ollie Fry of Mountain Grove.  Burial Green Valley Cemetery.

Keys, Dora:  Hartville, MO; died at Mansfield Hospital on Mar 21, 1966 at 6 a.m.; housewife; born Oct 15, 1884 in Wright Co., MO; d/o Thomas and Nancy Chambers; w/o Lewis Key; 2 daughters Mrs. Florence Morris of Pleasantville, IA and Mrs. Goldie Burns of Wellington, TX; 3 sons Owen Keys of Ada, OK, Claude Keys of Greenville, SC, and Bill Keys of Troy, OR; 2 brothers Fred Chambers of Hartville and Andy Chambers of Hartville; 2 sisters Mrs. Edna Moore of Hartville and Mrs. Cora Smith of Springfield; 20 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren.  Burial Steele Memorial Cemetery.



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