Category: Obituaries

Vinita Flo Hendrickson

Vinita Flo Hendrickson, 90, of Knob Noster, died Thursday, Oct. 4 in Overland Park, Kan., at the home of her daughter Barbara along with granddaughters Rachel and Emily sharing in her care. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9 at Sweeney-Phillips & Holdren Funeral Home in Knob Noster with Brother Rick Aulgur and… Read more »

Audrey J. Rife

Audrey J. Rife, 72, of Knob Noster, died Sunday, Sept. 23 at St. Joseph Medical Center in Kansas City, Mo. Funeral services will be at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27 at the Pleasant Grove Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Knob Noster with the Rev. Randy Crawshaw officiating. Pallbearers will be Cole Narron, Jared Coucher, Brandon Mueller,… Read more »

Karl D. Preston

Karl D. Preston, 54, of Chilhowee, died Saturday, Sept. 22 at his home. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 27 at the Sweeney-Phillips & Holdren Funeral Home in Warrensburg with the Rev. Neil Wolfe officiating. Interment will follow atSunsetHillCemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept…. Read more »

Brandon M. Morrow

Brandon M. Morrow, 27, of Warrensburg, died Sunday, Sept. 23. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 27 at Northside Christian Church, 500 N. Ridgeview Drive in Warrensburg with the Rev. Sid Tiller officiating. Interment will follow at Sunset Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26… Read more »

Trinity LeAnne Palmer

Trinity LeAnne Palmer, infant daughter of Kasey Palmer of Knob Noster and Kelvin Lipscomb of Warrensburg, died Wednesday, Sept. 19 at Western Missouri Medical Center. Graveside services will be 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 22 at Knob Noster Cemetery with the Rev. Bryan Wendling officiating. She is also survived by her maternal grandparents, William D. and… Read more »

May Ellen Southard

May Ellen Southard, 83, of Warrensburg, died Wednesday, Sept. 12 at Warrensburg Manor Care Center. She was born May 23, 1929, in Humansville, Mo., the daughter of Ray B. and Wassa Adele (Steward) King. On March 5, 1949, she was united in marriage to Calvin E. Southard in Humansville. May worked as a seamstress for… Read more »

May Ellen Southard

May Ellen Southard, 83, of Warrensburg, died Wednesday, Sept. 12 at Warrensburg Manor Care Center. Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15 at Sweeney-Phillips & Holdren Funeral Home in Warrensburg with Pastor Randy Crawshaw officiating. Interment will follow at Sunset Hill Cemetery. Memorial contributions are suggested to the Susan G. Komen Foundation and… Read more »

Mary Ann McCoy

Mary Ann McCoy, 71, of Leeton, died Monday, Sept. 10 at Overland Park Regional Medical Center in Overland Park, Kan. She was born March 23, 1941, in Leeton, the daughter of Bacil and Mae (Mohler) Thomas. On April 10, 1959, she was united in marriage to Wilford Leroy McCoy in Warrensburg. Mary Ann was a… Read more »

Edith Lord Hensley

Edith Lord Hensley, 88, of Warrensburg died Sunday, Sept. 2 at the Country Club Care Center in Warrensburg.  She was born June 19, 1924 in Kansas City, Kan., the daughter of John Wesley and Jessie Surber Lord. She was one of seven siblings. On April 7, 1945 she and William J. Hensley, high school sweethearts,… Read more »

Blaine Whitworth

Blaine Whitworth, 25, of Warrensburg, Mo., formerly of Garden City, Mo., died Saturday, Sept. 1 at his home in Warrensburg. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 8 at “The Farm,” 28710 S. St Rt 7, Garden City, Mo. Interment will be in the Garden City Cemetery. Family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m…. Read more »