In Loving Memory ... Jo Ann Jefcoat   Jo Ann Arnold Jefcoat, 86, of Sedalia, passed away Friday, December 14, 2018 at the Cedarhurst Assisted Living in Sedalia. She was born May 13, 1932 in Sweet Springs, MO, a daughter of John Ernest and Jewel M. (Payne) Garrett.  Jo Ann was married to John C. Arnold who preceded her in death on May 5, 1972.  She married Bob Jefcoat on February 15, 1986 in Sedalia, and he preceded her in death on January 28, 2011. Jo Ann was a member of the Continue reading

In Loving Memory... B.J. Tegtmeyer B.J. Tegtmeyer, 71, of La Monte, passed away Thursday, December 13, 2018, at her home. She was born February 13, 1947, in Marshall, Arkansas, daughter of Arlie and Evelyn (Church) Milam. On August 13, 1981, in Sedalia, she married Marlin P. Tegtmeyer. B.J. was a homemaker and helped her husband run the farm. Her hobbies included reading, sewing, and watching the Walking Dead and the Kansas City Chiefs. B.J. will be remembered as a loving, caring and Continue reading

In Loving Memory... Galen D. Burrows Galen Dale Burrows, 72, of Sedalia, died Tuesday, December 11, 2018, at his home. He was born February 5, 1946, in Stockton, CA, son of Harley and Reacy (Corbley) Burrows. On May 10, 1969, in Reno, NV, he married Carolyn (Yager). He was a U.S. Army veteran. Galen worked as an auto body painter. He had owned Burrows Auto Painting, and later worked at Big Valley Ford and retired from Don’s Body Shop. He was an avid bowler, achieving a perfect 300 Continue reading

In Loving Memory... Ralph L. Farris Ralph Leroy Farris, 90, of Sedalia, passed away Monday, December 10, 2018, at his home. Ralph enjoyed hunting and fishing, liked to watch westerns on TV, loved to cook, loved his cat Mater, and of course his wife Catherine whom he married on November 16, 1984.  He liked to sit on the front porch with a cold beer watching wildlife.  After working 35 years for Broderick and Baskins Wire Rope, he retired as a supervisor.  He was a certified mechanic and Continue reading

In Loving Memory ... Legora B. Ray Legora B. Ray, 91, formerly of Sedalia, passed away Monday, December 10, 2018 at Grace Gardens of Leawood, KS. She was born February 19, 1927 in Frankenstein, MO.  On June 19, 1947 in Frankenstein, she married Russell L. Ray who preceded her in death on July 15, 2009. Legora was a member of Sacred Heart Church and worked for Interstate Studio’s for many years.  She spent many hours volunteering with Hospice and at Bothwell Regional Health Center.  Continue reading