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Justin Lee Cleveland, 43, of Bolivar passed away Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019, at Cox South in Springfield.

Lloyd George McKinney of Bolivar was born May 21, 1921, in Rombauer to Alonzo Luciene and Elizabeth Captola Carl McKinney. He was called home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Mt. Vernon. 

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Leo Leblanc, 92, of Bolivar passed away Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019, at Cox Hospital South.

Ronald Eugene Hanson, Pittsburg, passed away at Mercy Hospital on Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019. 

Harold “Duane” Williams, 77, of Bolivar passed away Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019, at St. Joseph’s Hospital in St. Charles.

Rosemary Francka Magee, 92, of El Dorado Springs passed away at her home on Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019.

Marie Jenkins, 89, of Jefferson City passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019, in Jefferson City. 

Nancy J. Kessinger, 91, of Springfield departed this life on Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019. 

Virginia Marie Erven, 96, of Goodson went to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019. 

Dennis Marion Barnes was born July 3, 1965, to Judy and Dennis Barnes in St. Joseph.

Betty Jo Dickerson was born to Ben and Nellie Whitman on May 15, 1930.

Truman Claunch, 76, of Wheatland passed away Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019, at Mercy Hospital, Springfield.   

Marilyn Ann Salas, 62, of Bolivar passed away Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019, in her home. 

Ronald “Ronnie” Blanton, 61, of Bolivar passed away Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019, at Citizens Memorial Hospital, Bolivar.  

Bobbie Sue Tindle, 64, of Fair Play passed away Saturday, May 25, 2019. 

Evelyn Miller was born March 29, 1936, to “Junior” Mooney and Verda Hartley Mooney. 

Local artist/author Riki Lipe went home to be with her Lord and Savior Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, at Parkview Healthcare Facility, Bolivar.  

Morgan William Dooley was born Oct. 1, 1964, in Springfield to Charles Dooley and Virginia Hendrickson Dooley. He passed on from this life suddenly on Sunday, July 21, 2019, in Los Angeles, California, at the age of 54.

Mr. William Alan Taylor, 69, of Fair Play passed away Thursday, July 25, 2019, at his home.  

Vauda “Irene” Rush Franklin went to be with her Lord and Savior Thursday, July 25, 2019. She was 98 at the time of her passing. 

Dixie Lee Britton, 81, of Buffalo passed away on Tuesday, July 23, 2019.  

Jeri L. Roser, 67, of Weaubleau passed away on Sunday, July 21, 2019, from a long illness. She resided in Winchester, Indiana, at Pine Knoll Rehabilitation Center.                           

Gary Hartle Wilson, 77, of Dunnegan passed away Wednesday, July 17, 2019, at Citizens Memorial Hospital in Bolivar.

M. Eldorene Stewart, longtime resident of Bolivar, passed away on Sunday, July 14, 2019, at the age of 96.

Bob Wollard, 81, of Walnut Grove went home Sunday, July 14, 2019, to be with his deceased wife, Kay, of 46 years and his mother and father, Eva and Clarence Wollard, as well as many loved friends and family.

David Wayne Culbertson, 62, of Russellville, Arkansas, passed away Thursday, July 11, 2019, at the veterans hospital in Little Rock, Arkansas. 

Donna Fern Parks was born April 13, 1944, in Bolivar. She went to meet her heavenly Father Thursday, July 11, 2019, in her home in Springfield. She had been surrounded all day with her family and friends. 

Emma Jean Turner Cole, beloved wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, went to be with her Lord on Sunday, July 7, 2019, at the age of 87 in Corpus Christi, Texas.  

Howard “Gene” Tummons, 73, of Springfield passed away at his home on Monday, July 8, 2019. 

Juanita W. Brown Nutter Parkhurst was born in Grants Pass, Oregon, on Jan. 2, 1947, to Charles Alferd Brown and Nellie Lou Ella Brown.  

Johnny passed away in his home in Springfield, with his cat, Miss Kitty, by his side. 

Gervais Howard Payne was born Jan. 16, 1929, in Bolivar. Gervais passed away on Sunday, July 7, 2019, at CMHCF at the age of 90.

Lilah Marie Cone, 96, of Bolivar passed away Monday, July 1, 2019, at Liberty Hospital.

Lloyd Dean Cates, 82, of Bolivar passed away Sunday June 30, 2019, at CMHCF from a lingering illness.

Richard Henry Greven of Bolivar went to be with our Lord and Savior on Sunday, June 30, 2019, at the age of 73.