Jeanie M. Cox
Jeanie M. Cox, 20, Bethany, Mo., and formerly of Coffey, Mo., died May 10, 2004.
She was born April 7, 1984, in Coffey, the daughter of Garrett and Pam (Simpson) Cox. She was a graduate of North Daviess R-3 in 2002, and worked as a press operator for Landmark Manufacturing.
She leaves her parents, two brothers, James Cox and wife Tasha, Bethany, Mo., and Nick Cox, Coffey; sister Kristy Cox, Coffey; niece Isabel Cox, Bethany; maternal grandparents Gary and Elizabeth Simpson, Ridgeway, Mo.; paternal grandfather Harry Cox, Bethany, Mo.; maternal grandmother Darla Cox, Coffey; great-grandparents Agnes McCollum, Ridgeway; Garland Simpson, Ridgeway, and Ruth Hook, Bethany, Mo.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, May 14, 2004, at the Roberson Funeral Home in Bethany. Burial will be in the Coffey Cemetery, Coffey.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Jeanie Cox Memorial Fund in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 46, Bethany, Mo. 64424.
Susan K. Cox
Susan K. Cox, 42, Bethany, Mo., and formerly of Prahamp, Nev., died May 10, 2004.
She was born in Des Moines, Iowa on Aug. 31, 1961, the daughter of Harry and Virginia (Golay) Cox. She married William Burd on Feb. 14, 1998, and he survives. She was an A-class welder for Landmark Manufacturing.
Her mother preceded her in death.
In addition to her husband she leaves two sons, Ryan Cox and wife Heather, Bethany, and David Brownsberger, Virginia Beach, Va.; father Harry L. Cox, Bethany; grandmother Ruth V. Hook, Bethany; two stepdaughters, Samantha Burasco, Cameron, Mo., and Crystal Shireman, Raytown, Mo.; stepson Benjamin Troy Burd Shireman, Maysville, Mo.; sister Cynthia Stephens, Wisconsin; brother Garrett Cox, Coffey; stepsister Theresa Harsh, Bethany; grandchildren Carter Brownsberger and Ivy Lynn Cox; niece and nephews Genny, Kenny and Matthew.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, May 14, 2004, at the Roberson Funeral Home in Bethany. The body will be cremated and burial will be held at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Susan Cox Memorial Fund in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 46, Bethany, Mo. 64424.
Dorine DeWitt, 86, Bethany, Mo., formerly of Gilman City, Mo., died Wednesday, June 9, 2004, at a Bethany nursing home.
Mrs. DeWitt was born June 13, 1917, in Gilman City, the daughter of Claude and Claudie (Vanderpool) Haun. On July 2, 1932, she married Kenneth J. DeWitt in Bethany, Mo. He preceded her in death on Dec. 19, 1981.
She was a homemaker and also helped with the ownership and operation of DeWitt's Hardware and Coin Laundry in Gilman City. She was a 50-year member of the Order of Eastern Star and Rebekah Lodge No. 803, both of Gilman City. She was also a member of the First Baptist Church, Gilman City.
She leaves a daughter, Linda Favor, and husband, Bill, Albany, Mo.; two sons, Roger DeWitt, and wife, Bonnie, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, and Randy DeWitt and wife, Patty, Bethany; 13 grandchildren; 28 great grandchildren; six great, great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
She also was preceded in death by her parents, three sisters, Cleo Gibson, Jewell Hurst and Ruby Neff; two brothers, Jack Haun and an infant; three infant grandchildren, and an infant great granddaughter.
Funeral services were Saturday, June 12, at the First Baptist Church, Gilman City, under the direction of the Roberson Funeral Home, Bethany. Burial was in the Masonic Cemetery, Gilman City.
Memorial contributions may be made to donor's choice in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 46, Bethany, Mo. 64424.
Lloyd E. Knode
Lloyd E. Knode, 86, Waterloo, Iowa, and formerly of Bethany, Mo., died June 8,2 004, at Rosewood Estates.
Mr. Knode was born in Waterloo, Iowa, on July 18, 1918, the son of Clifford L. and Winefred Mae (Hedgecock) Knode. He married Katherine Frohardt on June 22, 1941, and she preceded him in death.
He and his wife owned and managed the Frontier Drive-In Theatre from 1972 until its closing.
In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by his parents and a sister Dorothy Bemisdarfer.
Surviving are daughters Joyce Warren and husband Ron, Waterloo, Paula Mills and husband Don, Adel, Iowa, and Sharree Trout and husband Marlyn, Ash Grove, Mo.; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Services were held June 11, 2004, at the Locke Funeral Home in Waterloo. Burial was in Garden of Memories Cemetery, Waterloo.
Gary Livingston, 70, New Hampton, Mo., and formerly of Dexter, Iowa, died April 30, 2004, at Harrison County Community Hospital.
Mr. Livingston was born in Pickens, Iowa, on Aug. 1, 1933, the son of Cephus Vern and Zada Ada (Collins) Livingston. He worked as a farmer.
He leaves a daughter Roberta Yohn, Western Grove, Ark.; three sons, Greg Livingston, Minneapolis, Minn., David and Dennis Livingston, both of O'Fallon, Mo.; 14 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
A memorial service with military honors will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 20, at the family farm, 32556 W. 125th Ave., New Hampton, under the direction of the Roberson Funeral Home. The body has been cremated.
A. Wayne Hagler
A.Wayne Hagler, 88, Bethany, Mo., died June 13, 2004, at the home of his daughter.
Mr. Hagler was born Oct. 3, 1915, in Harrison County, Mo., the son of Marion and Tessa May (Shackelford) Hagler. He married Edra M. Hagler on April 11, 1936, and she preceded him in death on March 27, 2001. He was a farmer and member of the United Methodist Church in Bethany.
Also preceding him in death were his parents, two sisters Leta Salmon and Eunice Hagler and a brother Earl Hagler.
Surviving are a daughter Diane Bourgeois, Folsom, La.; son Steve haggler, Walnut Shade, Mo.; sister Lorraine Arnold, Sedalia, Mo.; four grandchildren, Sheri Davis and husband Dallas, Smithville, Stacey Moreland and husband Jeremy, Crane, Mo., Straucie Canaday and husband Nathaniel, Lee's Summit, Mo., and Charlotte Emmerson, Folsom, La.; step-grandson Sean Bourgeois, Folsom, La.; four great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Friends may call after 9 a.m. Friday, June 18, at the Roberson Funeral Home in Bethany. The family will receive friends from noon to 2 p.m. Friday before the service at 2 p.m. Burial will be in the Miriam Cemetery, Bethany.
Memorial contributions may be made to the United Methodist Church in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 46, Bethany, Mo. 64424.
Rosie L. Cameron
Rosie L. Cameron, 69, Pattonsburg, Mo, died Tuesday, July 20, 2004, at a St. Joseph, Mo., hospital.
Mrs. Cameron was born May 14, 1935, in Daviess County, Mo., the daughter of Lewis and Ada (Cook) Read. On Feb. 24, 1956, she married Ermal Cameron. He survives of the home.
Mrs. Cameron owned and operated with her husband the Little Acre Launderette in Pattonsburg. She was also city clerk for Pattonsburg for several years. She was a member of the United Methodist Church in Pattonsburg.
In addition to her husband, she leaves four sons, Jim Cameron and wife Suzie of Cameron, Mo., Charlie Cameron and wife Nichelle of Gallatin, Mo., Tracy Cameron and wife Diane, St. Joseph, Mo., and Rod Cameron and wife Mary of Stockton, Ill.; three daughters, Mary Jo Hutchcraft and husband Robert of Union Star, Mo., Bonnie McFall and husband Allen of Dearborn, Mo., Margie Jarrett and husband Gary of Kansas City, Mo.; step-mother, Claudia Read, Bethany, Mo.; step-brother, Gary Sweany, Independence, Mo.; step-sister, Barbara Mull, Independence, Mo.; 20 grandchildren, and three great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents Lewis Read and Ada Roberts.
Funeral services were Friday, July 23, at the United Methodist Church in Pattonsburg. Burial was in the Pattonsburg Memorial Gardens, under the direction of the Roberson Funeral Home in Pattonsburg.
Memorial contributions may be made to the United Methodist Church, Pattonsburg, in care of the Roberson Funeral Home, P.O. Box 46, Bethany, MO 64424.