Richard Lindeman

June 10, 2012

Richard Dean Lindeman, son of Leland & Caroline (Flock) Lindeman, was born August 23, 1944 at Stanhope, Iowa. Richard graduated from Stanhope High School in 1962. He served 7 years in the U.S. Armed Forces. On June 21, 1986, he married Janice Carlson...

Lucille Siple

July 10, 2012

Faye Lucille Siple passed away Tuesday, July 10, 2012 at Clearview Home in Mount Ayr, Iowa. The daughter of Louis and Bessie Smith Siple, Lucille was born in Ellston, Iowa on August 4, 1918. She attended school in Kellerton through fourth grade and g...

Fred Wilson

August 2, 2012

Lyle Fredrick Wilson was born on July 25, 1954 to John Randall and Vida Leonard Wilson. He was one of nine children. Fred attended school at Clearfield, just missing going to country school by one year. He graduated in 1972, then he went to Iowa ...

Sam Sickels

August 3, 2012

Samuel Chris Sickels, best known as Sam, was surrounded by his family when he passed peacefully from this life into the arms of Jesus on Friday, August 3, 2012 at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines. He was born to Rex and Mildred Sickels on October 9, 1928...

Hazel Mathews

August 7, 2012

Hazel Mathews, daughter of Lon & Ethel (Wiles) Karber, was born December 3, 1915 in Greene County, Iowa. Hazel graduated from Jefferson High School. On November 3, 1934, she married Wilford D. (Bud) Mathews in Maryville, Missouri. They farmed in Gre...

Bill Scott

September 1, 2012

William Arthur (Bill) Scott, son of Lewis and Cora (Birtwell) Scott, was born July 20, 1928 at Kellerton, Iowa. Bill attended Mt. Ayr schools. He left high school to join the U.S. Army and served at the end of World War II. After his discharge, Bil...

Dennis Hancock

September 7, 2012

Dennis L Hancock went to be with his Lord and Savior on September 7, 2012. Denny was born to Harold and Donna (Frame) Hancock on January 30, 1965 in Corning, Iowa. He attended Clearfield High School and graduated in 1983. He also attended SWCC vocati...

Norma Munyon

September 16, 2012

Norma Jean Munyon, daughter of Charlie Franklin & Helen Elizabeth (South) Reed, was born May 5, 1934 in Decatur County, Iowa. Norma graduated from Kellerton High School in 1952. She was united in marriage to Chester V. Munyon on February 14, 1954 in ...

James Eason

September 17, 2012

James Lavon Eason was born in Diagonal, IA, on January 19, 1930 to Paul James Eason and Beth (Beymer) Eason. The family moved to Mt. Ayr, IA in 1932. In 1934, they moved to the farm west of Mount Ayr. Jim went to Siloam country school in Washington T...

Max Anderson

October 25, 2012

Max Tennant Anderson was born December 6, 1927 to Edna (Tennant) Anderson and Jesse Anderson. He departed this life October 25, 2012 at the Ringgold County Hospital in Mt. Ayr. Max lived his entire life in Mt. Ayr, graduating from Mt. Ayr High Schoo...

Donald Weaver

November 1, 2012

Donald Dean (Buck) Weaver was born December 4, 1936 near Blockton in Taylor County, IA, the son of Raymond O. Weaver and Joyce Laverna Scott Weaver. He attended grade school through high school in Blockton and graduated with the class of 1954. Whil...

Myrna Dodge

November 18, 2012

Myrna Laurette Dodge, age 92, died peacefully on November 18, 2012. Myrna was born July 12, 1920 in rural Bridgewater, Iowa, the daughter of James and Willena (Standley) Summerville. Myrna spent most of her young life in Creston, IA where the famil...

Harriet Long

November 30, 2012

Anna Harriet Johnson Long, 97, passed through heaven's gates on November 30, 2012 at the Mount Ayr Health Care Center. Harriet was born November 26, 1915 on the family farm northwest of Shannon City, Iowa. Harriet was the daughter of Swedish parents...

Marjorie Yashack

December 8, 2012

Marjorie Yashack died peacefully, surrounded by family, on December 8, 2012 at the Greater Regional Hospice House in Creston, Iowa. She was born on September 3, 1923 in Bedford Iowa to Irvin and Edna (Perkins) Dowell. She grew up on the family far...

Robert Richards

December 20, 2012

Robert Wayne Richards, son of Ernest & Elizabeth Moore Richards, was born at home near Tingley, Iowa on January 3, 1924. Robert's nickname of "Hap", short for happy, was given to him by a teacher and it stuck with him for life. Hap was the Capt of th...

Lenore King

January 5, 2013

Mable Lenore King, daughter of Frank & Mable (Severens) Zollman, was born May 7, 1919 at New Virginia, Iowa. Lenore's family lived in Blockton, Iowa during her early childhood and after spending a few years in Henry, Nebraska the family returned to B...

Duane Poore

January 24, 2013

Duane Orville Poore, son of Orville & Pauline Mae (Stetzler) Poore, was born on the family farm south of Beaconsfield, Iowa. Duane graduated from Beaconsfield High School in 1949. While in high school, he acquired his nickname "Sleepy" Poore, which w...

Arloa Wackernagle

February 6, 2013

Arloa Jean Wackernagle, daughter of Carl and Grace (Motsinger) Wyman, passed away on February 6, 2013 at the age of 88 years. She had been in failing health over the last year at the Clearview Nursing Home in Mt. Ayr, Iowa. Arloa, was born August 16...

Calvin Gregg

February 15, 2013

Calvin Lee Gregg was born October 6, 1928 to Alvin and Jenny Gregg in Hatfield, MO. On August 25, 1945, Calvin was united in marriage to Fern Louise Hanks at Troy, Kansas. To this union was born 9 children. He farmed for 33 years and moved off the...

Darlene Taylor

February 27, 2013

Darlene Taylor, daughter of Lyle & Bessie (House) Nelson, was born January 19, 1929 near Clearfield, Iowa. Darlene graduated from Clearfield High School in 1946. She taught in country schools until her marriage to Raymond D. Taylor on December 28, 19...

Joe Jackson

March 4, 2013

Joe Andrew Jackson was born April 19, 1932 to Clifford and Sarah Ethel Hunt Jackson at Jackson Corner in southern Ringgold County, Iowa. He attended Rose Hill Country School and graduated from Mt. Ayr High School in 1950. He was very proud of having ...

Kenneth Bolinger

March 9, 2013

Kenneth Gene Bolinger, son of John R. and Suzie H. (Scott) Bolinger, was born June 4, 1931 at home south of Mount Ayr, Iowa. Kenny grew up in Ringgold and Taylor County. Kenny was united in marriage to Marcia Haynes in March 1950. To this marriage ...

Dianna Peters

April 6, 2013

Dianna Lyn (Hill) Peters, age 67, died peacefully on Saturday morning, April 6, 2013, at the Ringgold County Hospital in Mount Ayr, Iowa. Dianna was born in Muscatine, Iowa on September 1, 1945 to Merle and Anita (Bell) Hill. Growing up, she worked...

Mabel Shields

June 3, 2013

Mabel Lucille (Florea) Shields, daughter of Nancy Marie (Smith) Florea and Barton Allen Florea was born May 8, 1922 on the Florea family farm south of Blockton, IA. At a young age, Mabel gave her heart to the Lord and was baptized in the Platte Rive...

Donna Morrison

June 8, 2013

Donna Joyce Morrison, 79, passed away Saturday, June 8, 2013, at the Ringgold County Hospital. She was born March 24, 1934, in Tingley, Iowa, to George and Iola Ferguson. She attended school in Tingley, graduating in 1952, and played in the state g...