May 25, 2017

Richard “Dick” Templeton 1946 – 2017

Funeral services for Richard “Dick” Templeton, 70, of Arbela are pending with the Payne Funeral Chapel in Memphis.

Dick Templeton passed away early Thursday morning, May 25, at his home near Granger.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Payne Funeral Chapel in Memphis.

Stephanie Sumption 1958 – 2017

Funeral Services to celebrate the life for Stephanie Sumption, 59, of Memphis, MO will be held at the Payne Funeral Chapel in Memphis Thursday evening, May 25, at 7:00 p.m. with Brother Gareth Reece officiating.  A private committal will be held at a later date. Cremation rites will be accorded at the conclusion.
Visitation is scheduled Thursday evening, May 25, from  5 p.m. until the time of service at 7:00 with the family receiving friends at that time.
Stephanie passed away early Sunday morning, May 21, 2017, at her home in Memphis surrounded by her family.
She is survived by her husband, Jack; daughters, Rachel (John) Wiggans, Mary (Brandon) Bakker, Grace (Casey) Parrish and her grandchildren.   She is also survived by her parents, Dallas and Garnett Savage, Her brother, Dwight (Martha) Savage, nieces, as well as many aunts, uncles and cousins.
Memorials in lieu of flowers are suggested to the First Christian Church in Memphis or the Central Christian College in Moberly, MO and can be left at or mailed to Payne Funeral Chapel, 202 E. Madison St., Memphis, MO 63555.
Online condolences may be sent to the family by logging onto Payne’s website at
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Payne Funeral Chapel of Memphis.