Juanita Matthews

April 27, 2015

Juanita Marie (Morrow) Matthews was one of ten children of Ervin Edward Morrow and Ethel Mae (Strong) Morrow. She was born January 22, 1923 in Diagonal, Iowa and graduated from Diagonal High School in 1940. On March 17, 1941 she was united in marri...

Martha Routh

May 25, 2015

Martha Louise (Bower) Routh, 88, died on May 25, 2015 at the Methodist Hospital in Rochester, Minnesota. Martha was born May 31, 1926 to Guy and Ethel (Patch) Bower in Bedford, Iowa. She graduated from Clearfield High School in Clearfield, Iowa. ...

Gilbert Webb

June 5, 2015

Gilbert "Bill" Samuel Webb, Jr. was born December 5, 1926, on a farm near Mt. Ayr, Iowa to Gilbert and Edna (Surface) Webb. Bill went to be with the Lord on June 5, 2015, at the age of 88. Gilbert attended school at Shannon City, Iowa through the ...

Oleeta Scott

August 9, 2015

Oleeta Mae Scott, daughter of Alfred and Marie (Parrot) Weese, was born July 2, 1921 at Gentryville, Missouri. Oleeta married James Eldon Scott and to this union one daughter, Ina Lee, was born. After James passed away, Oleeta married Richard D...

James Hale

August 13, 2015

James Norman Hale, 75, of Orlando, Florida, passed away August 13, 2015 at his home in Orlando. Jim, son of Lorene Hale Brenizer and Glen Rupert Hale, was born February 7, 1940 in Mount Ayr. Jim graduated from Mount Ayr Community High School and ...

Lawrence Driskill

August 16, 2015

Lawrence "Tony" Driskill, age 83, of Tingley passed away Sunday, August 16 . Tony was born on July 11, 1932 in Decatur County, Iowa to parents Martin and Evelyn Goodwin Driskill. Tony graduated from Shannon City High School in 1950. Immediately...

Nioma Gaule

August 29, 2015

Nioma Gaule passed away August 29, 2015 at Clearview Home in Clearfield, IA at the age of 91. Nioma Lane, the first of three children, was born October 20, 1923 to Isaac Reuben and Almina Baker Lane on a farm 1 mile East on the cemetery road and 2...

Duane Blades

August 31, 2015

Duane Allen Blades, son of Harold Roger & Vera May (Jimmerson) Blades, was born March 30, 1956 in the Decatur County Hospital in Leon. The family soon moved to Mount Ayr where Duane would live his life. Duane was always a winner, even at an early ...

Glenn Gardner

September 21, 2015

Glenn Ivan Gardner, 95, died peacefully at the Greater Regional Hospice House in Creston, Iowa, on September 21, 2015. He was born June 5, 1920 in Ringgold County near Tingley, Iowa to Roy and Madge Gardner. He graduated from Mt. Ayr High School in 1...

Julia Stephens

October 7, 2015

Julia Ann (Haley) Stephens was born February 12, 1948, in Creston, Iowa, to James Calvin Haley and Dorotha Olive (Lane) Haley. Julia passed away October 7, 2015, at the Ringgold County Hospital in Mount Ayr, Iowa, at the age of 67. Julia gradua...

Dorothy Clough

November 13, 2015

Dorothy Clough, 74, was born September 13, 1941 at Shenandoah, Iowa to Cecil and Mary Hummel Dukeshier. As the result of a bad fall due to the effects of Alzheimer's, Dorothy became a resident of Clearview Home in Mount Ayr and she passed away there ...

Marjorie McFarland

November 20, 2015

Marjorie Pauline Fisher McFarland, daughter of Keith and Inez Fisher, was born June 23, 1922 near Redding, Iowa and departed this life November 20, 2015 at the age of 93. On August 16, 1941 she was united in marriage with John H. McFarland in St. ...

Janice Lindeman

November 28, 2015

Janice Jean Lindeman, daughter of Morris Joseph LaVern & Laura Gweneth (Morgan) Carlson, was born July 15, 1941 in the Ogden Hospital in Ogden, Iowa. Janice was raised in Boone County. She began her education in a country school and finished by gradu...

Barbara Novak

December 15, 2015

Barbara passed away December 15, 2015 in Sterling, Virginia. Barbara is the wife of Robert Novak formerly of Ringgold County, Iowa. Graveside service will be held 10:00 a.m. Monday, December 21, 2015 at the St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery in Maloy....

Patricia Scott Braby

December 20, 2015

**DUE TO BAD WEATHER ON MONDAY, PAT'S SERVICES HAVE BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY, JANUARY 2, 2016 AT 1:00 p.m..** Patricia Lee Rusk was born July 31, 1937 in Mount Ayr, Iowa to Earl and Opal (Ceciel) Rusk. Pat grew up in Mount Ayr and graduated ...

Edith Wood

December 21, 2015

Edith L. Wood, formerly of Tingley, Iowa passed away December 20, 2015 at Clearview Home in Mt. Ayr at the age of 101. She was born July 24, 1914 in Good Hope, Missouri to Alvah and Laura Hammond. She married her husband, Keith, in November of 1...

Doris South

January 1, 2016

Doris Elfreda (Jarvis) South was born July 1, 1914 in Carnigee, Oklahoma. While still a baby, her family moved to the Maloy, Iowa area where she grew up along with her six brothers and sisters. She was the daughter of James & Mary Belle (Fertig) Jarv...