• GORDEN LEE WOOD

    GORDEN LEE WOOD0

    Gorden Lee Wood, age 56, of rural Kahoka, MO, died Thursday, November 17, 2016 in the University of Iowa Hospital in Iowa City, IA, following a lengthy illness. Gorden was born April 29, 1960 in Keokuk, IA, a son of Hugh L. “Sparky” and Betty Ellis Wood, Jr. Survivors include three brothers: David Wood, Steve

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  • Russell O. Branson

    Russell O. Branson0

    Russell O. Branson, age 66, of Anson, MO (Farmington, IA) died unexpectedly on Thursday, November 17, 2016 at his home. Russell was born July 14, 1950 in Keokuk, IA, a son of Russell O. and Velma Irvin Branson. He married Glenda “Kandi” Johnson on October 12, 1969 at the Melrose Methodist Church. Survivors include his

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  • MONICA CUNNINGHAM0

    Monica Rae Cunningham, 66, of rural Memphis, Missouri, died at her home on Monday, November 7, 2016. Born on June 8, 1950, at Ottumwa, Iowa, Monica was the daughter of Clarence Ray “Sug” and Marilyn Elma (Cortum) Cunningham. She spent her early childhood in Cantril, Iowa and then moved to Missouri with her family. She

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  • SERGEANT FIRST CLASS  MATTHEW C. LEWELLEN

    SERGEANT FIRST CLASS MATTHEW C. LEWELLEN0

      Sergeant First Class Matthew Charles Lewellen, 27, from Kirksville, Missouri, passed away November 4th while serving our country in Jordan. He was assigned to the 5th Special Forces Group at Fort Campbell in Kentucky. Matt was born at Grim Smith Hospital on January 15th, 1989 in Kirksville to high school sweethearts, Chuck and Cindy

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  • MEARL “GENE” COHAGAN

    MEARL “GENE” COHAGAN0

    Mearl Eugene “Gene” Cohagan, age 71, of Kahoka, MO, passed away on Saturday, November 12, 2016 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, IL. Gene was born November 23, 1944 at Keokuk, IA, a son of Mearl J. “Bud” and Gertrude Bartels Cohagan. On June 1, 1968, he was united in marriage to Theresa Kerr and they

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  • KATHRYN WALKER

    KATHRYN WALKER0

      Kathryn June Walker, age 92 of La Plata, Missouri, passed away Monday, November 14, 2016 at the La Plata Nursing Home in La Plata, Missouri. Born June 20, 1924, in Novelty, Missouri, the daughter of Andrew Vance and Zelma Florence (Howerton) Holmes. On January 20, 1947 in Shelbina, Missouri, she was united in marriage

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