In Loving Memory... Heather M. McClellan Heather Marie McClellan, 34, of Sedalia, died Sunday, January 14, 2018. No services are planned at this time. Cremation arrangements are in the care of Heckart Funeral Home. Continue reading

In Loving Memory... Michael K. Dore Michael Kelly Dore, 71, of Carthage, died Tuesday, January 16, 2018, at his daughter’s home in Sedalia. He was born March 5, 1946, in Kansas City, the son of Robert Lee Dore and Ruby VanRiper Dore. Michael was a caring and generous person. He always tried to make you laugh with his joking nature. He was a hard worker and spent most of his time doing his work as a roofer. In his spare time, he enjoyed fishing, playing cards, and betting on dogs and Continue reading

In Loving Memory... Jody Franklin Jody Franklin, 68, of Sedalia, passed away Monday, January 15, 2018, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia. She was born July 12, 1949, in Sedalia, the daughter of Joseph H. Franklin and Ina Locks Franklin, who preceded her in death. Jody worked for many years at the Ewing Vocational Center. She enjoyed playing games on her tablet, watching TV and playing with her cats. She was a friend to everybody and would do anything for anybody. Surviving are Continue reading

In Loving Memory... Pauline M. Turner Pauline Marie Turner, 96, of Sedalia, passed away peacefully Monday, January 15, 2018, at NorthCare Hospice House in North Kansas City with family by her side. Her “bed” was finally ready “up there.”   She was born March 15, 1921, in Centralia, IL, the daughter of Chalmer Holcomb and Thyra Heed Holcomb.   Pauline and Charles met on a blind date on New Year’s Eve on December 31, 1940. Her charm and smile won him quickly.   On May 2, 1941, in St. Continue reading

In Loving Memory... Willard L. Barnett Willard Leo Barnett, 82, of Sedalia, passed away Sunday, January 14, 2018, at his home. He was born July 27, 1935, in Lutie, MO, the son of Emory Oscar Barnett and Vonnie Shirley Friend Barnett. On February 14, 1952, in Mountain Home, AR, he was united in marriage to Lizzie Audrey Lorene Lewis. Willard worked many jobs which included building dams, farming and for the Ewing family. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, working in the garden and yard, and Continue reading