In Loving Memory... Dorothy L. Smith * Please note: the visitation and service times have been changed to what is listed below. Dorothy L. Smith, formerly of Hughesville, Missouri, died on Saturday, March 9, 2019, at “The Quarry,” an enhanced assisted living facility in Vancouver, Washington. She is survived by two sons, James W. Hendricks and John L. Hendricks; two daughters, Ladorna A. Snyder and Julie R. Pattison; a sister, Wilma Rhoads; seven grandchildren, Lindsay Kinzer, Cameron Continue reading

In Loving Memory... Michael F. Matchael, Sr. Michael Fred Matchael Sr., 75, of Columbia, formerly of Sedalia, died Friday, March 8, 2019, at University of Missouri Health Care in Columbia. Mike was born September 2, 1943, in Carthage, to Joe and Gladys (Baker) Matchael. He was united in marriage to Mary Louise Haynes on July 28, 1961, in Joplin. Together they raised a son, Michael Jr. and a daughter, Mary Kim. Mike attended Mark Twain Elementary School and graduated from Carthage Continue reading

In Loving Memory... Samuel C. Jackson Samuel Cleveland Jackson, of Sedalia, died on his 93rd birthday, Wednesday, March 6, 2019, at his home. He was born March 6, 1926, in Harriet, AR, son of Samuel Cleveland and Martha Bell (Treece) Jackson. On March 9, 1944, in Harriet, AR, he married Evelyn Juanita Phillips, who preceded him in death on February 2, 2004. Mr. Jackson worked as a route salesman for Coca-Cola Bottling and Interstate Brands, retiring in 1989. He was a member of Local Continue reading

In Loving Memory... Alice V. Eckerle Alice V. Eckerle, 82, of Clifton City, passed away Tuesday, March 5, 2019, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia. She was born July 28, 1936, in Pettis County, daughter of Charly F. and Nona J. (McMullin) Redden. On January 25, 1958, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Sedalia, she married Russell Eckerle, who died March 4, 1989. Alice was a 1954 graduate and president of the senior class at Smithton High School. She was a member of St. Joseph Continue reading

In Loving Memory ... David I. Craig David I. Craig age 84 of Sedalia died peacefully surrounded by love on Monday, March 4, 2019, at Missouri Veterans Home in Warrensburg MO. He was born on October 26, 1934 in Sedalia, MO son of Willard F and Elsie Irene (Logan) Craig. He was married on March 29, 1959, Easter Sunday at Trinity Lutheran Church then at Tenth & Osage in Sedalia MO to Mary Shirley Kreisler for over 57 incredible years as she preceded him in death on February 14, 2017.  He Continue reading