April 25, 2019

Velma Wilson

Funeral services for 98-year-old Velma Wilson of Phoenix, Arizona will be held on Saturday, April 20, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at the Norman Funeral Home in Lancaster, Missouri with burial in the Arni Memorial Cemetery in Lancaster, Missouri.

Velma Wilson passed away on Tuesday, April 9, 2019 in Phoenix, Arizona.

Visitation is scheduled from 10:30 a.m. until the funeral hour at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 20, 2019 at the Norman Funeral Home in Lancaster, Missouri.

Memorials have been established for the Disabled American Veterans.

Officiating the services will be Sonny Smyser, Pastor of the Schuyler County Church of Faith in Lancaster, Missouri.

Velma is survived by her daughter, Jackee Frantz and husband, George of Phoenix, Arizona; two grandchildren, Mike Frantz of Phoenix, Arizona and Mindy Haner and husband, James of Phoenix, Arizona; three great grandchildren, Cameron Frantz of Phoenix, Arizona and Mackanzie and Nathan Haner of Phoenix, Arizona; two brothers, Ed Judd and wife, Debra of Phoenix, Arizona and Ronald Judd and wife, Wilma of Lancaster, Missouri; several nieces and nephews and other family members.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family by logging on to normanfh.com.  Arrangmements are under the direction of the Norman Funeral Home of Lancaster, Missouri.

Hilma M. Miller

Funeral services for 84-year-old Hilma Miller of Columbia, Missouri, formerly of Downing, Missouri, will be held on Monday, March 11, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at the Downing Christian Church in Downing, Missouri with burial in the Coffey Cemetery, south of Downing, Missouri.

Hilma Miller passed away on Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at the Boone Hospital Center in Columbia, Missouri.

Visitation is scheduled from 10:00 a.m. until the funeral hour at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, March 11, 2019 at the Downing Christian Church in Downing, Missouri.

Memorials have been established for the Coffey Cemetery.

Officiating the services will be Larry Smith, Pastor of the Downing Christian Church in Downing, Missouri.

Survivors include her children, Jerry Miller and wife, Kathy of Columbia, Missouri and Linda Reese and husband, Jay of Columbia, Missouri; one daughter-in-law, Laura Miller of Queen City, Missouri; six grandchildren, Cameron Miller of Lancaster, Missouri, Justin Miller and wife, Kelly of Columbia, Missouri, Kimberly Reese and wife, Jen of Columbia, Missouri, Angie Ridge and husband, Jamie of Catlin, Illinois, Jeff Reese and wife, Alicia of Rockton, Illinois and Clayton Miller and wife, Faith of Memphis, Missouri; 12 great grandchildren; nieces and nephews, cousins and many good friends.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family by logging on to normanfh.com.  Arrangements are under the direction of the Norman Funeral Home of Lancaster, Missouri.

Mary L. Baxter

Funeral services for 98-year-old Mary L. Baxter of Downing, Missouri will be held on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at the Downing Christian Church in Downing, Missouri with burial in the Coffey Cemetery, south of Downing, Missouri.

Mary L. Baxter passed away on Sunday, March 3, 2019 at the Scotland County Hospital in Memphis, Missouri.

Visitation is scheduled from 1:00 p.m. until the funeral hour at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at the Downing Christian Church in Downing, Missouri.

Memorials have been established for the Coffey Cemetery.

Officiating the services will be Larry Smith, Pastor of the Downing Christian Church in Downing, Missouri.

Surviving are her children, James Willard Baxter and wife, Rose of Downing, Missouri and Donna Byrn of Greentop, Missouri; 4 grandchildren, Doug Byrn and wife, Stacey of Downing, Missouri, Tom Baxter and wife, Cindy of Downing, Missouri, Brian Byrn and wife, Tina of Greentop, Missouri and Paula Gordy and husband, Verl of Lancaster, Missouri; 7 great grandchildren, Logan Byrn and wife, Kiley of Greentop, Missouri, Mackenzie Fuller and husband, Jerad of Memphis, Missouri, Kylie Byrn of Downing, Missouri, Brandon Baxter and wife, Kanessa of Kirksville, Missouri, Jordan Baxter of Kirksville, Missouri, Hayden Gordy of Lancaster, Missouri and Weston Byrn of Greentop, Missouri; 6 great great grandchildren, Jayden, Cooper and Isaiah Baxter of Kirksville, Missouri, Lecen and Brysen Fuller of Memphis, Missouri and Cole Byrn of Greentop, Missouri; several nieces and nephews and other family members.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family by logging on to normanfh.com.  Arrangements are under the direction of the Norman Funeral Home of Lancaster, Missouri.

Carol Shaw

Funeral services for 84-year-old Carol Shaw of Queen City, Missouri will be held on Saturday, December 15, 2018 at 12:00 noon at the Norman Funeral Home in Lancaster, Missouri with burial in the Darby Cemetery, northeast of Lancaster, Missouri.

Carol Shaw passed away on Monday, December 10, 2018 at the University Hospital in Columbia, Missouri.

Visitation is scheduled from 11:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon on Saturday, December 15,2018 at the Norman Funeral Home in Lancaster, Missouri.

Memorials have been established for the Muscular Dystrophy.

Survivors include her husband, Jim Shaw of Queen City, Missouri; three daughters, Carla Shaw of Queen City, Missouri, Cindi McElroy and husband, Rob of Macon, Missouri and Teresa Myers and husband, Kevin of Macon, Missouri; grandchildren and great grandchildren, Amanda and Tim Ryals of Montgomery, Alabama and their children, Timmy, Eric and Jammiey Bunch of Kirksville, Missouri, Laurie Peavler of Centralia, Missouri and her children, Gannon, Gracie, Jesse and Lynn McElroy of Jacksonville, Florida with their children, Jackson and Evelynn, Shawna Harris and husband, Brent of Macon, Missouri whom have Jordyn and Briley, Emily Barnes of Shelbina, Missouri with her children, Isabel, Ian and Tacy and Tusty Reed of Macon, Missouri with their children, Zoey, Kahlyn, Lilly, Skylar and Hunter; 3 great great granddaughters; nieces and nephews and other family members.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family by logging on to normanfh.com. Arrangements are under the direction of the Norman Funeral Home of Lancaster, Missouri.

LARRY A. DAVIDSON

LARRY A. DAVIDSON

Funeral services for Larry A. Davidson, age 74 of Ashton, MO, will be held Saturday, December 15, 2018 at 2 p.m. at Wilson Funeral Home in Kahoka with burial following in the Ashton Cemetery.

Larry Davidson died Monday, December 10, 2018 in Landmark Hospital in Columbia, MO.

Family will receive friends Saturday, from 1 p.m. until services at 2 at Wilson Funeral Home.

Memorials are suggested to Ashton Cemetery.

Officiating at the service will be Pastor Barb Hagerla.

Survivors include a brother, James Davidson of Ashton

a sister, Nancy Davidson of Kahoka

and several cousins.

On-line condolences may be expressed at www.wilsonfuneralservice.com.

LAVOLA P. HOBSON

LAVOLA P. HOBSON

Funeral services for Lavola P. Hobson, age 95, of Kahoka, MO, will be held Saturday, December 22, 2018 at 11 AM at First Baptist Church in Kahoka with burial following in the Kahoka Cemetery.

Lavola Hobson died Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at the Clark County Nursing Home.

Friends may call at Wilson Funeral Home on Friday, December 21, 2018 between the hours of 9 and 5 with family receiving friends Saturday at the First Baptist Church from 10 a.m. until services at 11.

Memorials are suggested to the First Baptist Church in Kahoka.

Officiating the service will be Pastor Chris Lind officiating assisted by Pastor Robert Bell.

Survivors include

One son: Jeffrey Hobson of Keokuk, Iowa

Two daughters: Judy Lorimor of Cedar Rapids, Iowa and Janis Kelsick and her husband John of Hillsboro, Iowa.

Sister – In-law, Lois Hodges of Lima, OH

7 grandchildren:
Jalene Megchelsen
Janese Ott
Jelissa Stewart
Jason Kelsick
Breelyn, Braden, and Bryna Hobson

13 great grandchildren;

also nieces and nephews.

On-line condolences may be expressed at www.wilsonfuneralservice.com.

DENNIS C. KING

DENNIS C. KING

Memorial services for Dennis C. King, age 75, of Revere, MO, will be held Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 2 p.m. at Wilson Funeral Home in Kahoka with burial and military rites following in the Revere Cemetery.

Dennis King died Friday, December 7, 2018 at his daughter’s home, rural Revere.

Friends may call at Wilson Funeral Home after 9 a.m. Tuesday with family receiving friends from 1 p.m. until services at 2.

Memorials in lieu of flowers are suggested to Ayer-Boatman Post # 4342, V.F.W.

Officiating at the service will be Mr. Jeff Smith.

Survivors include his children:
Michael (Vicki) King of Merritt Island, FL
Matthew (Shannon) King of Fernadina Beach, FL
Laura (Keith) Happs of Revere, MO

grandchildren:
Jessica McDowell of Kahoka
Amy King of Orlando, FL
Misty (Shawn) Cheney of Montrose, IA
Ashley Ridgely of Wayland, MO
Garrett Brammer of Revere, MO
Hayden Happs of Goose Creek, SC
Levi Happs of Wyaconda
Katie (Brandt) Wilkowski of Flowery Branch, GA
Grace King of Fernadina, FL

great grandchildren:
DeAndre, Ericka, Cayden, Bella and Ava McDowell
Fowler Chew
Cole Leeper
Macie Cheney
Bradley Sturm
Peyton Wilkowski

a sister, Marilyn King Shamp of Burlington, IA

and other relatives.

Marjorie Peterson

(1924-2018)

Funeral services for 94 year old Marjorie Peterson of Memphis will be at 11 a.m., Wednesday, December 12 at the Gerth Funeral Chapel in Memphis with Jack Sumption, pastor of the Memphis First Christian Church, officiating.

Burial will be in the Memphis Cemetery.

Marjorie Peterson died Friday, December 7, 2018 at the Scotland County Care Center.

Visitation is prior to the service on Wednesday, from 10-11 a.m., at the Gerth Funeral Home.

Memorials are suggested to the Memphis First Christian Church and can be left at or mailed to the Gerth Funeral Service, 115 S. Main St., Memphis, MO 63555.

Mrs. Peterson is survived by a sister, several nieces and nephews — including Mike and wife Jeanine Drummond of Memphis.

Online condolences may be sent to the family of Marjorie Peterson by signing the online guest book at gerthfuneralservice.com.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Gerth Funeral Service.

DELLA M. ARNOLD

DELLA M. ARNOLD

Funeral services for Della M. Arnold, age 96, of Kahoka, MO, will be held Wednesday,
November 28, 2018 at 11 a.m. at Wilson Funeral Home in Kahoka with burial following in the Kahoka Cemetery.

Della Arnold passed away Sunday, November 25, 2018 at the Clark Co. Nursing Home.

Family will receive friends Wednesday from 10 a.m. until time of services at 11 at Wilson Funeral Home.

Memorials are suggested to the Amazing Grace Bible Church or the donor’s choice.

Officiating at the service will be Pastor Dean Tomlinson.

Survivors include a brother,
Andy O’Day of Wayland

a sister,
Mary K. Mertz of Lutz, FL

as well as several nieces and nephews.

On-line condolences may be expressed at www.wilsonfuneralservice.com

LYLE E. NIXON

Please NOTE the change of DATE for Mr. Nixon’s service from 2 p.m. Monday until 2 p.m. Tuesday due to the extreme weather conditions.

Funeral services for Lyle E. Nixon, age 71, of Burlington, IA, will be held Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 2:00 P.M. at Wilson Funeral Home in Kahoka with burial and military rites following in the Chambersburg Cemetery.

Lyle Nixon passed away Tuesday, November 20, 2018, at the University of Iowa Hospital in Iowa City.

Family will receive friends on Tuesday, November 27, 2018 from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. at Wilson Funeral Home in Kahoka.

Memorials are suggested to the Chambersburg Cemetery Association.

Officiating at the service will be Pastor Barb Hagerla.

Survivors include his wife,
Becky Nixon of the home

a son, Jeff (Wendy Shofe) Nixon of Burlington

five grandchildren:
Dalton, Kaleb, Noah, Paige and Taylor

one great-grandchild, Addly

three sisters,
Linda Clark of Baring
Lois Humes of Wyaconda
Lea Glass of Memphis

a half-sister,
Rita Klinginsmith of Cameron

as well as nieces and nephews.

On-line condolences may be expressed at www.wilsonfuneralservice.com.