Anders, Jo Ann

In Loving Memory... Jo Ann E. Anders Jo Ann Evelyn Anders, 83, of Sedalia, passed away Monday, July 14, 2014, at Fair View Nursing Home. She was born February 20, 1931, in Boonville, daughter of James Marshall and LaVesta Violet Wilson Summerskill. On November 20, 1965, in Reno, NV, she married J.E. Anders, who died in 1980. For many years, Jo Ann owned and operated the Anderly Home for the Elderly. She also did in-home care and had worked at the Old Missouri Homestead. She enjoyed Continue reading

Biggs, Fred

In Loving Memory... Fred Biggs Fred Biggs, 80, of Sedalia, died Sunday, July 6, 2014, at Country Club Care Center in Warrensburg. He was born January 23, 1934, south of Nelson, MO, son of Clarence and Anna Elizabeth Caton Biggs. He attended Postal, Ridge Prairie and Nelson schools, moving to Sedalia while a fourth grader and went to Whittier. He graduated from Smith-Cotton High School in 1952. On June 11, 1954, at First Baptist Church in Sedalia, he married Ada Louise Durrill, who Continue reading

In Loving Memory... Lee A. Morris Lee Arthur Morris, 75, passed away on Saturday, June 14, 2014, at Methodist Hospital in Des Moines, Iowa. Lee was born in St. Paul, Minnesota, on February 16, 1939, to Arthur L. and Thekla C. Morris.  He graduated high school in 1957 and enlisted in the Navy that same year.  He married the late Dorothy L. Morris on September 2, 1960.  Lee entered the U.S. Coast Guard in 1960, retiring in 1979.   He then owned and operated Morris TV in Unionville, Missouri.  Continue reading

Whitworth, Larry.web

In Loving Memory... Larry C. Whitworth Larry Clay Whitworth, 58, of La Monte, passed away Saturday, June 14, 2014, at his home. He was born January 11, 1956, in Sedalia, son of Lawson Clay and Anna Lee Fisher Whitworth. On October 26, 1974, in La Monte, he married Bobbie Jean Whitworth, who survives of the home. Mr. Whitworth worked for MoDot for 22 years. He was also a cattle farmer, a self employed grain bin installer and worked in concrete, as well as owned and operated Whitworth Continue reading

Donath, Donald.web

In Loving Memory... Donald W. Donath Dr. Donald Warren Donath (Ed.D.), 90, of Sedalia, passed away Friday evening, June 6, 2014, at his home. He was born November 30, 1923, in Sedalia, son of William and Bertha Frances Johnson Donath. On March 22, 1947, in Sedalia, he married Edith Yvonne Morgan, who survives of the home. Don attended Smith-Cotton High School and withdrew early to join the Army. He was a Staff Sergeant in the 20th Armored Tank Division and was a tank commander. He Continue reading