Wagenknecht, Bill.web

In Loving Memory... William L. "Bill" Wagenknecht William Lynn "Bill" Wagenknecht, 57, of Smithton, passed away Sunday evening, January 4, 2015, at his mother's home in Smithton. He was born January 13, 1957, in Kansas City, MO, son of M. Lynn and Patty Callis Wagenknecht. Bill grew up on a small hog farm east of Sedalia. He was a 1975 graduate of Smithton High School and attended the ag program at State Fair Community College. When he was 18 he began farming. His life was raising hogs Continue reading

Lewis, Leo

In Loving Memory... Leo L. Lewis Leo L. Lewis, 90, of Sedalia, passed away Friday, January 2, 2015, at Four Seasons Living Center. He was born August 17, 1924, in Sedalia, son of Sherman E. and Dortha Evelyn Lutgen Lewis. In 1947, he married Dorothy Helen Reed, who died in 1982. In 1984, he married Mary Lou Davis, who died in 1998. In 2000, Leo returned to Sedalia and was reunited after 56 years with Janice Naser and they have been inseparable friends since. Leo accepted Jesus as his Continue reading

Fall, Leonard

In Loving Memory... Leonard B. Fall Leonard B. Fall, age 83 of Riverside went to be with his Savior on December 25, 2014. He is preceded in death by his parents Maurine and James Fall and daughter Barbara Joyce Fall (Jones). Leonard is survived by his loving wife of 61 years Shirley Fall, daughters Ellen Marie Reichard, Nancy Maurine Warwick (Simon), son Leonard Bryce Fall Jr., brothers James B. Fall Jr. (Betty), David L. Fall ( Mildred), sister Joyce McRoberts (David), grandchildren Continue reading

Smith, Gary

Gary Lester Smith Gary Lester Smith, 75, of Sedalia, passed away Tuesday, December 16, 2014, at his daughter's home in Sedalia. He was born November 11, 1939, in Sedalia, son of Vera Keith Petty (later Claas) and George Lester Smith. He graduated from Smith-Cotton High School in 1957 and served in the U. S. Navy. He worked for Kitty Clover and Guy’s in potato chip sales, performed with his band Gary Smith and The Sundowners at Smith’s Country Music Barn and was an antique dealer. Mr. Continue reading

Barr, Brian.web

In Loving Memory... Brian R. Barr Brian Richard Barr, 41, of Sedalia, passed away Saturday, December 6, 2014, at the University of Missouri Hospital in Columbia. He was born November 29, 1973, in Sedalia, son of Gerald “Jerry” Richard and Carol Sue Barr. He is survived by two daughters, Alexandria “Alex” Barr, of Smithton, and Brianna Barr, of Sedalia; mother and step father, Sue and Dick Parrish, of Sedalia; step sister, Teilla Parrish; grandson, Joshua Hood; uncle and aunt, Robert and Continue reading