In Loving Memory... Dorothy B. Long Dorothy B. Long, 81, of Warsaw, died Wednesday, January 25, 2017, at Bothwell Regional Health Center. No services are planned. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Heckart Funeral Home. Continue reading

In Loving Memory... Kenny W. Austin Kenny William Austin, 55, of Sedalia, died Wednesday, January 25, 2017, at Parkview Estates. He was born October 7, 1961. Surviving are his mother, Margie Creason, of Sedalia; three siblings, Gary Austin, Carol Dobbs and Kevin Creason, all of Sedalia; four nieces and nephews. Services will be held at a later date. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Heckart Funeral Home.   Continue reading

In Loving Memory... Ray E. Shrock Ray Ellsworth Shrock, 86, of Sedalia, passed away Tuesday, January 24, 2017, at his home, surrounded by his family. He was born October 10, 1930, in Newark, OH, son of Ray Shrock Sr. and Effie Elizabeth Caruthers Shrock. On December 26, 1952, in Kansas City, KS, he was married to Wilma Jean Busick, who preceded him in death on May 13, 2009. Ray was a U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean War and served as a Seaman on the USS Roosevelt. He was a member of Continue reading

In Loving Memory... Charlotte A. Phillips Charlotte Ann Phillips, 84, of Smithton, passed away Friday, January 20, 2017, at Bothwell Regional Health Center. She was born November 21, 1932, in Sedalia, daughter of Lanny Paxton and Lois Mae Savage Paxton. Charlotte worked at Rival Manufacturing for many years and later at the Sedalia Senior Center. She also volunteered as a patient advocate for nursing homes. She was a member of Crossroads Family Worship Church of God. She enjoyed Continue reading

In Loving Memory... Leroy H. Thompson Leroy Homer Thompson, 72, of Sedalia, passed away Monday, January 16, 2017, at Fair View Nursing Home. He was born January 31, 1944, in Sedalia, son of Homer Eldon Thompson and Claribel Baum Thompson, who preceded him in death. He was married to Joyce Campbell, who died in 2008. Leroy worked in various positions at the Ewing Vocational Center. He enjoyed building military models and riding his bicycle all over Sedalia. He was a member of Pleasant Continue reading