In Loving Memory... Keith L. Ice Keith Leon Ice, 61, of Sedalia, formerly of Marion, IL, died Wednesday, December 14, 2016, at University of Missouri Hospital in Columbia. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Heckart Funeral Home. Continue reading

In Loving Memory... Christopher J. Brownfield Christopher J. Brownfield, 55, of Green Ridge, died Monday, November 28, 2016, at his home. A Celebration of Life was held December 4, 2016, at the Sedalia Country Club. Cremation arrangements were under the direction of Heckart Funeral Home. Continue reading

In Loving Memory... Helen J. Umbles Hill Helen Joyce Umbles Hill, 78, of Sedalia, passed away Sunday, December 4, 2016, at Landmark Hospital in Columbia. She was born December 22, 1937, in Sedalia, daughter of Wendell Ulysses Umbles and Charlene Virginia Cline. Helen was a member of Quinn Chapel A.M.E. Church. She enjoyed cooking, reading and watching soap operas. Helen’s home was a safe place for many people; she would never turn away anyone who needed a hand up. She babysat many Continue reading

In Loving Memory... Laura V. McCurdy Laura V. McCurdy, 92, of Hughesville, passed away Saturday, December 3, 2016, at Boone Hospital in Columbia. She was born February 12, 1924, in La Monte, daughter of Guy and Goldie Shull Mahin. On March 20, 1943, in Washington, D.C. she was married to Robert Elmore McCurdy, who preceded her in death on October 24, 2009. Mrs. McCurdy and her husband operated a farm. She was a talented seamstress and enjoyed bowling. She also did photo retouching. Laura Continue reading

In Loving Memory... Terry R. Strause Terry R. Strause, 56, of Sedalia, died Thursday, November 24, 2016, at Bothwell Regional Health Center. Arrangements are pending at Heckart Funeral Home. Continue reading