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These obituaries are posted here to keep the information available to family, friends, and those who never knew them. These obituaries are posted to remind teens of the pain their loss can cost others. Families pay newspapers to post obituaries, but few can be found within a few weeks on the internet. Should a family desire that their loved ones obituary be removed from this list, or add one that is not listed, please contact me. Also, if you would like to add to, or change your child's obituary, please contact me. This service is free, so if you were unable to afford one earlier, please feel free to post one here.


Alexis Marie Atwill

March 2, 1994-Dec. 27, 2007

Alexis Marie Atwill, 13, of Osceola died Thursday at St. Louis. Born at Batesville, Lexi was an eighth-grader at the Academic Center of Excellence of Osceola and a member of Pathway Church of God.

Survivors include parents, Richard and Amanda Atwill and Lisa and Curt Dunlap; three brothers; six sisters; and eight grandparents.

Funeral services will be Monday at 1 p.m. in Pathway Church of God at Blytheville. Interment will follow at Portageville (Mo.) Cemetery. Thompson-Wilson Wynne Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Visitation will be Monday from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. in the church.

courtesy Jonesboro Sun


Daniel Lottmann, 16

Funeral services for Daniel D. Lottmann, 16, Washington, were held Friday, Dec. 28, at St. Gertrude Church, Krakow.

Burial was in the church cemetery.

Mr. Lottmann died Saturday, Dec. 22, 2007.

He is survived by his parents, Rick and Linda Lottmann; one sister, Alyssa Lottmann, Washington; his grandparents, Vernon and Eileen Lottmann and Gilbert and Mert Broeker, all of Washington; other relatives and many friends.

Memorials to St. Gertrude School or Pregnancy Assistance Center are preferred.

The family was served by Miller Funeral Home, Washington.


Teesha Nicole Lipe
August 4, 1990 - December 21, 2007

Miss Teesha Nicole Lipe, died early Friday morning, Dec. 21, 2007 east of Bolivar on MO Highway 32 after an automobile accident.

She was born on August 4, 1990 in Springfield, MO the daughter of Ricky Dean Lipe and Diana Lynn Patterson Lipe.

She was a beautiful young lady, inside and out, who had a love for her family that exceeded all. A daughter, granddaughter, sister, niece, aunt and cousin, all of which she was proud to be. A typical teenager, she loved her music, dancing and being around friends she cared about.

To Teesha: No matter what happened, we stuck together. We promised to love you forever and ever. There was a bump in the road, you were moving too fast, now an angel in heaven you can slow down at last. It’s not easy to get over. Trust us, we know, we love you so much, we’ll never let go.

Surviving besides her parents, are 6 sisters, Charlotta Short of Branson, MO; Tabitha Short of Ozark, MO; Reneta Kilgore of Nixa, MO; Tonya Lipe of Springfield, MO; Shawna Lipe, and Shayla Casper both of Bolivar; 4 brothers, Leonard Ray Lipe, Benjamin J. Lipe and Ricky Dean Lipe Jr. all of Bolivar; and Jonny Lipe of Fair Play, MO. Her paternal grandmother, Laqueta McCarty of Bolivar and her paternal grandfather, Howard Leon Lipe of Kellyville, OK; her maternal grandmother, Loma Patterson of Springfield, MO; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and many friends.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, December 24, 2007 at 10:00 AM in the Butler Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Jeff Julien officiating. Casketbearers will be Cody Hall, Travis Christiansen, Donald Davis, Brandon Tait, Cody Gooding and Anthony Teague. Burial will be in the Payne Cemetery north of Polk under the direction of the Butler Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Teesha Nicole Lipe Memorial Fund % Butler Funeral Home, P.O. Box 11, Bolivar, MO 65613


Caleb Cheyene Kuhn
February 9, 1988 - December 19, 2007

Caleb Cheyenne Kuhn, age 19, of Seneca passed away at 3:05 pm Wednesday, December 19, 2007 as the result of injuries from an automobile wreck.

He was born February 9, 1988 in Joplin, Mo to Wes & Carmen (Morris) Kuhn. He was a 2006 graduate of Seneca High School and was employed by Lazy Boy in Neosho.

Caleb is survived by his parents, Wes & Carmen, and his two sisters Kaci & Hannah of the home. Additional survivors are his paternal grandparents Larry & DeLynn Kuhn of Seneca; maternal grandparents; John & Pat Morris of Neosho, and great-grandmother Helen Kuhn of Seneca. He is also survived by a whole host of extended family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his great-grandfather, Gus Kuhn and great-great-grandmother, Mabel Bettis.

He was a member of Bethel Baptist Church, Seneca..

Throughout his short life Caleb was an avid outdoorsman with a love for hunting and fishing. He was also heavily involved in the Newton County 4-H and Seneca FFA clubs looking forward to fair time each year. He also loved to ride bulls, trucks & tractors or anything to do with cows, horses or the country life.

Caleb is now at rest with his Heavenly Father, Jesus Christ, and will be forever and deeply missed by his family & friends.

Funeral Services are under the direction of Campbell-Biddlecome Funeral Home, Seneca. will be held on Saturday, December 22, 2007 at 11:00 am at the First Baptist Church, Seneca, with Bro Fred Mills officiating. The family will receive friends from 10:00 am to 11:00 am at the church prior to funeral services.

Burial will be in Kirk Cemetery, Seneca, Mo. with Andrew Bresee, Caleb Davis, Zach Ehrhart, Trevor Frye, Weldon Patton, Josh Sparks, Jake Welch and Trent Wilson serving as pallbearers.


Ashley N. Witkowski

1991-2007

Ashley Nicole Witkowski, 16 of Clarksdale, passed away as the result of an automobile accident in Kansas City, Mo. Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2007. She was born in St. Joseph on March 31, 1991 and has lived with her father for the past year in Clarksdale. She was a junior at Lafayette High School, and was looking forward to playing basketball in the upcoming season. She was a beautiful, loving daughter, granddaughter, sister and friend. She was full of life and loved to have fun and will be sadly missed by her family and friends. Ashley is survived by her father, Brad Witkowski and step-mother Georgia Cook-Witkowski of Clarksdale; her mother Tammy Lee (Turner) Joswick of St. Joseph; brother, Cody Joswick; sisters Kori Turner and Presley Joswick both of St. Joseph; paternal grandparents, Charles and Pamela Hood of Oregon, Mo.; paternal great-grand mother Billie Yamasaki; paternal great-grandfather Jim Boice; maternal grandparents Jim and Linda Turner of Clarksdale and maternal great-grandmother Shirley Turner.

Funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 22, at the Rupp Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 11 to 2 p.m. Saturday, at the Rupp Funeral Home. Rev. James Barnett officiating. The interment will be at Cameron Memory Gardens, Cameron, Mo.

Memorials are requested, in lieu of flowers, to the Ashley Witkowski memorial fund in care of the Rupp Funeral Home.


Thomas Oliver Reid Moore

Thomas Oliver Reid Moore left this life to play a better venue Thursday, December 13, 2007. In all his endeavors, he gave his best. His winning smile and bright blue eyes will always be remembered. His passion for music led him to develop superior guitar skills, as well as harmonica, mandolin and other instruments. He played with The Visitant, Corn Belt Chorus, Murlesque and many other bands. Thomas is survived by his mother, Michelle Fischer; sister, Shannon Carrington; brother-in-law, Zac Carrington; father, Larry Moore; brothers, David Moore, Danny Moore and Dusty Moore; stepfather, David Pope; aunt, Joan Berry; cousin, David Berry; and uncle, Tommy Berry. Thomas joined his grandmothers, Bettee Berry and Louise Moore, and cousin, Jimmy Berry. Thomas lived his life without borders and was determined to mark his signature in this world. Ultimately, he was successful since our lives will never be as rich without him. Please remember his passion for music, friends and family, and his passion for life. We will love and miss you always, Thomas. Visitation was held at Walnut Lawn Funeral Home, 2001 W. Walnut Lawn, Springfield, Mo., from 1 to 7 p.m. Saturday, December 15, 2007. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. today, December 16, 2007, in the Walnut Lawn Funeral Home Chapel.


Katy 'Joanne' Weidner

Katy “Joanne” Weidner, 19, of Chillicothe, Mo., formerly of Tina, Mo., died Thursday, Dec. 6, 2007, as a result of an automobile accident near Hannibal, Mo.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 9, 2007, at Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Mo.

Burial will be at Coloma Cemetery, Coloma, Mo.

Family visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2007, at Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Mo.

Friends may call from noon to 9 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2007, at Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Mo.

Memorial contributions may be made to Livingston County 4-H Foundation or Tina-Avalon FFA and may be left at or mailed to Lindley Funeral Home, P.O. Box 47, Chillicothe, MO 64601.

Arrangements are under the direction of Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Mo.

courtesy Chillicothe Constitution


Brittany Nickles

Brittany Lee Nickles, 18, Mineral Point, died December 6, 2007 at Cadet, Missouri .

Survived by parents, Dennis and Rochelle Nickles, Mineral Point; grandparents, Sandra and Jim Cartee, Mineral Point; grandfather, Tom Nickles, Potosi; grandmother, Virginia Nickles, Mineral Point; sisters, Ruby Moss, Destiny Bueler, Cassandra Nickles, Cierra Nickles, Katelyn Nickles, all of Mineral Point; brother, Jordy Nickles, Mineral Point.

Visitation 5 to 8 p.m., Saturday, December 8, 2007 at Britton Funeral Home. Funeral services Sunday, December 9, 2007 at 2 p.m. at the Britton Chapel, Potosi , Missouri . Interment in New Diggins Cemetery .

Courtesy Daily Journal


Rachel Williams

Rachel Lea Williams, 14, of Lebanon, died Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2007, due to injuries received in a vehicle accident north of Lebanon.

She was born Aug. 14, 1993, in Springfield, to Rick and Sherry (Brown) Williams.

She was in the 8th grade at Lebanon Junior High School.

Survivors include her parents, Rick and Sherry Williams, of the home; a brother, David Brown and his fiance, Amber Martin, of Lebanon; a sister, Misty Williams, of the home; her grandparents, Patty and Greg Sims, of Walnut Grove and Rosie Williams, of Harrisonville; a nephew, Ethen Isaiah Brown and a niece, Makenzie Brown.

Services for Rachel Lea Williams will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 10, 2007, at Shadel’s Colonial Chapel with the Rev. Leroy Bates officiating. Burial will be in the Lebanon Cemetery, under the direction of Shadel’s Colonial Chapel of Lebanon.

Friends may call at their convenience in the chapel.

A Rachel Lea Williams Memorial Fund has been established.

courtesy Lebanon Daily Record


Lauren T'Neille Wheeler

Lauren T'Neille Wheeler, 16, of Stockton, Mo., passed away Sunday, November 25, 2007, at 5:30 p.m. on Highway 39, Dade County, Mo., as a result of an automobile accident. A memorial service for Lauren will be held 2 p.m. Friday, November 30, 2007, in Stockton High School Gym. The family requests memorial donations be made in Lauren's name and left with any Great Southern Bank location. Services are under the care and direction of Brumback Funeral Home.


Robert Couch

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Raymond L. "Ray Ray" Reis

Reis, Raymond L. Wed., Nov. 21, 2007. Dear son of Cathy 'Cat' (Eric) Koechling and Joseph (Shirley) Reis; dear brother of Joey 'Jo Jo' (Brandy); dear uncle of Joseph Ray; dear grandson of Carol and Ron King, and Lyle and Ann Reis; dear nephew, cousin and friend to many. Ray was outgoing, funny and loving. He had many friends who will miss him greatly, especially his mom and Eric, dad and Shirley, and his dear brother. This has been a sudden and terrible loss for us all. With God's help and our many, many dear family and friends, we will someday learn to deal with our tragic loss. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to a charity of your choice.Services:Visitation at KUTIS SOUTH COUNTY Chapel, 5255 Lemay Ferry Rd. (at Butler Hill), Mon., Nov. 26, 4-9 p.m. Funeral Mass Tues., Nov. 27, 10 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Imperial, MO. Please meet at church for Mass. Interment Park Lawn Cemetery.

courtesy St Louis Post-Dospatch


Ajdin Krajina

obit not found


Clint Delbert Cochran
Born 7-27-1990 – Died 11-15-2007

Clint Delbert Cochran was born July 27, 1990, in West?Plains, Mo., the son of William A. Cochran and Debra L. Cody. He died Nov. 15, 2007, in Koshkonong, Mo., at the age of 17.

Clint was a member of the junior class at the Koshkonong High School where he actively participated in junior class events by working regularly in their concession stand.?He was a member of the Koshkonong chapter of the National Beta Club, a member of the Koshkonong Trap Shooting Team and Missouri Youth Network.

He was of the Pentecostal faith.

He is survived by: his parents, William A. Cochran and Debra L. Cody of the family home in Koshkonong; one brother, B.J. Cochran; two sisters, April Cochran and Elisha Cochran; and one uncle, Ivan Cody, all of the family home in Koshkonong, Mo.; his paternal grandmother, Betty James of Koshkonong; paternal step-grandmother Margaret Cochran of Ash Flat, Ark.; several aunts; uncles; cousins; and a host of friends.

He was preceded in death by: his maternal grandparents, Earl and Glenda Cody; and paternal grandfather, W.R. Cochran.

Funeral services were held Nov. 19 at the Koshkonong School at Koshkonong, Mo., with Rev. John Holesapple and Rev. Johnny Holesapple officiating. Burial followed in the Thayer Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of the Carter Funeral Home of Thayer.

courtesy The South Missourian News


Joseph Kreeger
June 18, 1988 - November 13, 2007

Joseph N. Kreeger, age 19, of Warsaw, passed away Tuesday, November 13, 2007, from injuries received in an automobile accident. He was born on June 18, 1988, in Kansas City, Missouri, the son of Jack Joseph and Mary Kreeger Jr.

Joey was a student at State Fair Community College and was employed by McDonald's in Sedalia.

Arrangements are for cremation with no services. Arrangements by the Reser Funeral Home, Warsaw.

" The world lost an amazing young man this week. He was one of the few "true" good people on this earth and my life will be a lot emptier without him in it." JD (from a newspaper guestbook)


Zacharias Michael Boyer

Zacharias died 10:54 a.m., Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2007, in St. John’s Medical Center, Springfield, Mo. He was born Sept. 21, 1990, in Scott City, Kan., to Sean Boyer and Rita Muirhead Philpott. Zacharias attended the Brandsville Church of God.

He is survived by his father, Sean Boyer, West Plains, his mother, Rita Philpott and Matt Tennant, Mtn. View, Mo. one brother, Zebadiah Jorgensen; two sisters, Sarah Philpott and Bethany Philpott; paternal grandparents, Bill and Lucy Boyer; maternal grandparents, Lynn and Deanna Russell and Kip and June Muirhead; maternal great-grandparents, Leroy and Shirley Muirhead; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

One sister, Jessie Philpott, preceded him in death.

Visitation for Zacharias Michael Boyer, 17, Mtn. View, Mo., will be held 6 until 8 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 18, 2007, at the Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.

Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, Nov. 19, 2007, at the Brandsville Church of God.


Spike Nathaniel Gargione

Spike Nathaniel Gargione passed away Monday, Nov. 12, 2007, from injuries suffered in an automobile accident on Highway 14 north of West Plains. Spike was 17 years old. He was born on Oct. 7, 1990, in West Plains, Mo., to Frank Frederick Gargione and Louise (Hathcock) Gargione. A junior at West Plains High School, Spike was a very energetic person with natural talent in the field of electronics and computers. His hobbies always leaned toward inventive and creative projects. He was always experimenting and improving things. He enjoyed skateboarding.

Spike had many friends who enjoyed spending time with him and truly learned to love him. He had a keen sense of devotion to his friends and family.

He is survived by his mother, Louise Gargione of West Plains, Mo.; grandmother Donna Gargione of Caulfield, Mo.; brothers Donald Joe Hathcock, Jason Reed Hathcock, Adam Austin Hathcock and Jason Wayne Gargione, all of West Plains; sister Alisha Marie Clarke of Longview, Texas; four nephews and two nieces; many aunts, uncles and cousins; a supportive friend to the family, Kenneth Cotter, and his son Cody Cotter of West Plains.

Preceded in death by his father, Frank Gargione; grandparents Albert Gargione Sr., Archie and Edna Hathcock.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 16, 2007, at Clinkingbeard Funeral Home in Gainesville with Kevin Kuk officiating. Burial will follow at White Oak Cemetery near Tecumseh, Mo. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Clinkingbeard Funeral Home of Gainesville in charge of arrangements.


Michael Thomas Coon

Michael Thomas Coon, age 15 years, of Jefferson City, Mo., died Monday, November 12, 2007, at St. Mary's Health Center after an automobile accident. Michael was born June 26, 1992, in Heidelberg, Germany, the son of Thomas E. Coon and Anne M. Klempke. His parents survive in Jefferson City, Mo. A resident of the Jefferson City area since 1999, Michael was a sophomore at Jefferson City High School. He enjoyed computers, computer gaming and was a member of the speed skating team. Other survivors include: three sisters, Kelly Robertson and her husband Justin of Rolla, Mo., Karen Hyland and her husband Victor of the state of Virginia, and Michelle Klempke of Jefferson City, Mo.; maternal grandmother, Barbara Klempke of Coon Rapids, Minnesota; maternal grandfather, Douglas Klempke of Holts Summit, Mo.; and paternal grandmother, Rose Brown of the state of Tennessee. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, November 16, 2007, in the Freeman Chapel with Dr. Doyle Sager officiating. Interment will be at Hawthorn Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be at Freeman Mortuary from 4-7 p.m. Thursday. Those desiring may make memorial contributions to the charity of their choice. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Freeman Mortuary. www.freemanmortuary.com

courtesy NewsTribune


Jacob Weber

Jacob A. Weber, 18, of Frohna died Sunday, Nov. 11, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, as a result of an automobile accident.

He was born July 21, 1989, in Cape Girardeau, son of Johnnie A. and Jennifer Burroughs Weber.

Weber was a senior at Saxony Lutheran High School in Jackson, and was employed at River Hills Tool and Die in Frohna. He was a member and usher at Concordia Lutheran Church in Frohna.

Survivors include his father and stepmother, Johnnie and Michelle Weber of Altenburg, Mo., mother and stepfather, Jennifer and Boyd France of Frohna; two brothers, Joshua Weber and Dalton France of Frohna; maternal grandparents, Dale and Barbara Burroughs of Altenburg; paternal grandparents, Glenn and Barbara Weber of Frohna; stepgrandparents, Dorothy France of Frohna, Harold and Rhonda France of Altenburg, and William and Shirley Keesee of Scott City.

Friends may call from 4 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Concordia Lutheran Church, and from 6:30 a.m. to service time Thursday.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at the church, with the Rev. Paul Winningham officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

courtesy Southeast Missourian


Samantha Christeen Lipka

Lipka, Samantha Christeen passed away on November 11, 2007 at the age of 17. Loving daughter of John and Linda (nee Martin) Lipka; loving sister of Albert James 'A.J.' Lipka; loving granddaughter of Mary Cobb Matin, William D. Martin, Albert 'Skip' and Mary Frances Lipka; loving great granddaughter of Mildred G. Martin; loving niece of Ted and Karen Lipka, Bill Lipka, Alena Holcomb and Steven R. Martin; loving great niece of Janette and Martin Mraz, James and Tammy Cobb, Myrna and Dio Rockers, Cookie and Bob Cross and WIlliam Dunn; Dear Cousin of Eric, Teddy, Holly, Elizabeth, Laura, Marjean, Michele, Janice, Ricky, Jennifer, Derek, Bradley, Bobby, Robin, Sue, Kayla, Kara, Emily, Katie, Shelby and Abby. Sam was active in the Ferguson Presbyterian Church and a senior at McCluer High School. An outstanding left handed pitcher she played softball for McCluer Comets, Ferguson Gunners and Missouri Maniacs. Sam trained for 3 summers with Mike Candrea's South West Camp and worked with the Olympic Coaches at the University of Arizona. A member of the high school swim team, she worked for the YMCA in Ferguson and loved to swim. Hanging out with her friends, shopping, Chinese food, talking and texting on her cell phone were some of her favorite things to do in addition to sharing a love of music with her Mother and spending quality fun time with her family. If desired, memorials in Sam's memory are suggested for the Samantha Christeen Lipka Memorial Scholarship Fund.Services: The Funeral Service will be held at First Baptist Church of Ferguson, 333 N. Florissant Rd., Ferguson on Friday, November 16, 2007 at 10 a.m. The interment will follow in St. Charles Memorial Gardens. A visitation will be held at WHITE-MULLEN Mortuary on Thursday, November 15, 2007 from 4 p.m. until 9 p.m. Thoughts of remembrance can be placed on the website of www.mem.com

courtesy St. Louis Post-Dispatch


George Robert Barnes

George Robert Barnes, 21, of Fredericktown died November 3, 2007 on Madison County 208.

He was born November 12, 1985 in Bunker, Missouri, a son of Susan and Johnny Chitwood.

Mr. Barnes was preceded in death by his grandfather Robert Harrison Perkins, grandfather James Robert Barnes, grandfather Donald R. Hoit; and his grandmother Dollie Ilene Barnes and one brother, Floyd Andrew Barnes.

He is survived by his parents; seven brothers: Carl Edward Barnes, David Wade Barnes, Henry Wade Barnes, Kelley Andrew Barnes, Nelson Joseph Barnes and Tince Clell Chitwood all of Missouri, and Carl David Barnes Jr. of Nebraska; and eleven sisters: Kimberley Susan Barnes of Colorado, Christina Sueann Barnes of Arizona, Carla Suzanne Barnes, Peggy Sue Barnes, Jessica Renee Ilene Barnes, Shirley Ann Barnes, Patty Ann Barnes, Taylor Nicole Barnes, Cheyenne Laynette Barnes, Marlaina Breann Chitwood and Alta Mae Chitwood all of Missouri.

Mr. Barnes was a member of Faith Family Worship in Fredericktown and enjoyed outdoor activities, a fast lifestyle and getting family back together again.

Services were held November 7, 2007 at Follis and Sons Chapel with Pastor Buck Proffer officiating.

Pallbearers were: Chris and B.J. Reagan, Larry and Randy Barnes, Johnny Chitwood, Paul Rutter, Mike Rotter, Ryan Moore, Justin Rogers, Jimmy Volner and Frankie Hahn.

Arrangements by Follis and Sons Funeral Home of Fredericktown, Missouri.

courtesy Democrat News


Floyd Andrew Barnes

Floyd Andrew Barnes, 19, of Fredericktown died November 3, 2007 on Madison County 208.

He was born April 1, 1988 in Ellington, Missouri, a son of Susan and Johnny Chitwood.

Mr. Barnes was preceded in death by his brother, George R. Barnes; his grandfather Robert Harrison Perkins, grandfather James Robert Barnes, grandfather Donald R. Hoit; and his grandmother Dollie Ilene Barnes.

He is survived by his parents; seven brothers: Carl Edward Barnes, David Wade Barnes, Henry Wade Barnes, Kelley Andrew Barnes, Nelson Joseph Barnes and Tince Clell Chitwood all of Missouri, and Carl David Barnes Jr. of Nebraska; and eleven sisters: Kimberley Susan Barnes of Colorado, Christina Sueann Barnes of Arizona, Carla Suzanne Barnes, Peggy Sue Barnes, Jessica Renee Ilene Barnes, Shirley Ann Barnes, Patty Ann Barnes, Taylor Nicole Barnes, Cheyenne Laynette Barnes, Marlaina Breann Chitwood and Alta Mae Chitwood all of Missouri.

He was a member of Faith Family Worship in Fredericktown. He enjoyed outdoor activities, a fast lifestyle and getting family together again.

Services were held November 7, 2007 at Follis and Sons Funeral Home with Pastor Buck Proffer officiating.

Pallbearers were: Chris and B.J. Reagan, Larry and Randy Barnes, Johnny Chitwood, Paul Rutter, Mike Rotter, Ryan Moore, Justin Rogers, Jimmy Volner and Frankie Hahn.

Arrangements by Follis and Sons Funeral Home of Fredericktown, Missouri.

courtesy Democrat News


Logan Anthony Louis Halley-Schalk
(January 14, 1990 - October 12, 2007)

Logan Anthony Louis Halley Schalk, 17, of Doniphan, Missouri, died Friday, October 12, 2007, in Carter County, Missouri.

Mr. Schalk was born January 14, 1990, at Poplar Bluff, Missouri. A student, he enjoyed life, skateboarding, swimming in the river and making people laugh. He attended West Point Pentecostal Church.

Surviving are his mother, Darlene Halley Crader of Doniphan; his father, Tony Schalk of Poplar Bluff; his sister, Morgan Halley of Doniphan; maternal grandparents, Louis and Georgia Halley of Doniphan; paternal grandparents, Charles and Brenda Schalk of Poplar Bluff; two aunts, Barbie Hill of Lake Ozark, Missouri, and Cheryl Kepley of Doniphan; four uncles, Jerry Halley of Doniphan, Eddie Halley of Iberia, Missouri, and Phillip Schalk and Mike Schalk, both of Poplar Bluff; one nephew, Masen Vosburg of Doniphan; and several cousins and friends.

He was preceded in death by his step-father, Steven Crader.

Visitation will be Monday, October 15, 2007, from 5 – 8 p.m. at the West Point Pentecostal Church in Doniphan. The funeral service will be Tuesday, October 16, 2007, at 10:30 a.m. at the church with Brother Charles Carr, Sr. and Brother Shane Nagell officiating. Burial will follow at the Hunt-White Cemetery. Edwards Funeral Home of Doniphan is in charge of arrangements.

courtesy Edwards Funeral Home