November 27, 2015


A celebration of life for James Dale Baker, 70. of rural Memphis, MO, are pending with Gerth Funeral Service of Memphis.

James Dale Baker passed away early Wednesday morning, November 25, 2015, at his home.

Arrangements are under the direction of Gerth Funeral Service from their Memphis chapel.

Online condolences may be sent to the Baker family at


Funeral services for Betty L. Herring Turnbow, 88, of Memphis, will be held on Friday, November 27th in the Gerth Funeral Chapel in Memphis with Reverend Leon Buford officiating. Burial will be in the Hickory Grove Cemetery, Arbela, MO.

Visitation is scheduled for Friday one hour prior to the service from 9-10 a.m. in the Gerth Funeral Chapel.

Betty Herring Turnbow died Monday, November 23rd in the Scotland County Care Center in Memphis.

Memorials are suggested to the Scotland County Care Center Activity Department and may be left at or mailed to Gerth Funeral Service, 115 S. Main, Memphis, MO 63555.

Survivors include her children: Pat and husband Gary Arnold of Arbela, Vickie and husband Chuck of Mendon, IL, Hazel and husband Leon Buford of Memphis, Bill and wife Debra of Milnor, North Dakota, and Cathy and husband Mike Webster of Kahoka; eighteen grandchildren; thirty-three great grandchildren; sisters-in-law, Connie Turnbow and Katy Davis; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Online condolences to the family of Betty Herring Turnbow may sent to

Arrangements are being handled by Gerth Funeral Service of Memphis.