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Jacqueline Butcher
Jacqueline Butcher
Date of Death : 08/14/2017

Jacqueline Butcher, 46, of Liberty, MO passed away peacefully August 14, 2017. She was born on August 12, 1971 to Harold F. and Annabell Allen. She grew up in Liberty and graduated from Liberty High School. On May 6, 1995, she was united in marriage to Brian Butcher in Liberty. Brian and Jackie had two children Samantha “Sam” and Joshua “Josh” Butcher. Jackie had many battles with cancer however, she was so vibrant and loved life. Jackie was a stay at home mom for their two children as well as her nephew, William “Willie” Allen. She was preceded in death...

Funeral Service : 08/17/2017
Alma Gabriel Stock
Alma Gabriel Stock
Date of Death : 08/13/2017

Alma Gabriel Stock, 11 days old, infant son of Marty and Tricia Stock, of Smithville, MO passed away, August 13, 2017 at his home. He is also survived by his brothers, Rocky and Ram; and sisters, Kailee and Lakota. Graveside Services were held Monday, August 14th at Paradise Cemetery. Arrangements, Hixson-Klein Funeral Home, Smithville. 

Funeral Service : 08/14/2017
Mary Evelyn (Roberts) Hayden Nichols
Mary Evelyn (Roberts) Hayden Nichols
Date of Death : 08/12/2017

Mary Evelyn (Roberts) Hayden Nichols, 87, of Kansas City, MO passed away, Saturday, August 12, 2017. Evelyn was born on May 11, 1930 to Thomas and Myrtle Roberts of Haleyville, AL She married William W. Hayden and raised three children Daniel, Cheryl, and Debra in Smithville, MO. Evelyn received employee of the year from American Airlines and at age 82, she retired form St. Luke’s Northland Hospital. She enjoyed traveling with her daughters throughout Europe, especially Ireland, where she kissed the Blarney Stone, enhancing her “gift of gab”. She was a member of the LDS- Tiffany Springs Ward. Evelyn was...

Funeral Service : 08/16/2017
Nancy J. White
Nancy J. White
Date of Death : 08/07/2017

Nancy J. White, 61 of Gower, MO passed away, Monday, August 7, 2017. She was born September 10, 1955 to James M. and Betty Lou (Simpson) Compton in Hamburg, Iowa. Nancy grew up in Hamilton and graduated from Penney High School in 1973. On April 20, 1974, she was united in marriage to Dennis White. After their marriage, they lived in Stewartsville and in 1986 they moved to Gower where they made their home. Nancy was a member of the Mt. Moriah United Methodist Church. Although Nancy worked in various positions outside the home, her greatest accomplishment was raising her...

Funeral Service : 08/08/2017
John S. Garner, III
John S. Garner, III
Date of Death : 08/06/2017

John S. Garner III, 66, of Kansas City, MO passed away on August 6, 2017 at St. Luke’s Hospital, Plaza John S. Garner III experienced his last challenge in life on Sunday, August 6, 2017 when he passed away at St. Luke’s Hospital (Plaza) from cancer. John had many medical challenges in his life, many of which were spent with his wife Linda, who was by his side during these difficult times. The best challenge for John was receiving the heart of a 26 year old man in 2010 at University of Nebraska Medical Center, which was going strong when...

Funeral Service : 08/15/2017
Roger Jackson
Roger Jackson
Date of Death : 07/30/2017

Roger Jackson, 60, of Easton, MO passed away, Sunday, July 30, 2017. He was born March 13, 1957 to Earl and Gertrude (Barton) Jackson in St. Joseph, MO. He grew up near Easton and graduated from East Buchanan High School. On December 19, 1977, he was united in marriage to Jane Ann Brinton. After their marriage, they lived in rural Easton where they made their home. Roger was a farmer all his life and owned and operated Jackson Seed and Farm Supply. He loved spending time with family, and was an avid John Deere collector. He was a member of...

Funeral Service : 08/03/2017
Bill Wait
Bill Wait
Date of Death : 07/25/2017

William Edgar "Bill" Wait, Jr., 84, of Kingston, MO passed away Tuesday, July 25, 2017. He was born on August 1, 1932 to William Edgar and Leota (Norval) Wait in Kansas City, MO. Bill attended Stark Elementary in Kansas City, MO. After the 4th grade he moved with his family to St. Clair County, MO. He continued to live with his grandparents Andy and Josie Norval so he could finish his schooling at Riverview School in St.Clair County, MO. On February 28, 1958, he was united in marriage to Mary Lou Pinkerton. After their marriage, they lived in Pleasant Valley,...

Funeral Service : 07/29/2017
Marjorie L. Rule
Marjorie L. Rule
Date of Death : 07/24/2017

Marjorie L. Rule, 96, of Smithville, MO passed away July 24, 2017 at her home. She was born on August 8, 1920 to John and Jimmie (Crow) Rule in Smithville, MO. She attended South Gale School K thru 8th grade and graduated from Smithville High School. Marjorie worked at AT&T and retired after 31 years. She was a member of the AT&T Pioneers and the Eastern Star Lodge. Marjorie was a member of the First Christian Church in Smithville. She loved cooking, gardening, and going out to eat with friends. Marjorie was preceded in death by her parents, and her...

Funeral Service : 07/28/2017
Andrew J. Swearingin
Andrew J. Swearingin
Date of Death : 07/22/2017

Andrew J. Swearingin, 88, of Smithville, MO passed away July 22, 2017. He was born on April 16, 1929 to William Herman and Verna Ilene (Cowan) Swearingin in Estella, OK. Andy grew up and attended school in Hale, MO. On April 16, 1949 he was united in marriage to Goldie May Nelson. After their marriage they lived in Parkville, MO where they raised their three sons. For the last 30 or more years, they have made their home in Smithville. Andy worked for his sons at Swearingin Construction and Quality Truss Company. Andy loved playing cards and spent many years...

Funeral Service : 07/27/2017
Jonathan Thomas Johnson
Jonathan Thomas Johnson
Date of Death : 07/22/2017

Jonathan Thomas Johnson, 37, of Edgerton, MO passed away Saturday, July 22, 2017. He was born on September 5, 1979 to Gregory Thomas and Janet Marie (Goad) Johnson in St. Joseph, MO. Jon attended Blue Valley School in Stanley, Kansas and North Platte School in Edgerton, MO and Dearborn, MO. Jon made his home in Edgerton, MO. He worked for Platte County as an assistant golf course superintendent for Shiloh Springs Golf Course. Jon was an RC enthusiast, collecting, building and competing his cars and trucks. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, being outdoors and loved his dogs and being with his...

Funeral Service : 07/28/2017
Barbara Taylor
Barbara Taylor
Date of Death : 07/21/2017

Barbara Taylor, 72, of Gower, MO passed away, Friday, July 21, 2017. She was born on May 27, 1945 to Virgil B. Mather and Dorothy Jean (Stanton) Corkins in Dowagiac, MI. She grew up in the Gower area and attended Gower High School. Barbara was a Med Tech at the Gower Convalescent Center for 32 years. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and extended family. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Terry Ben Taylor and John R. Henry, sons, Brian Elmer Henry and Guye Allen Henry and her sister, Linda Joyce Norris. Barbara is survived by her...

Funeral Service : 07/25/2017
Derrick "Derk" Henderson
Derrick "Derk" Henderson
Date of Death : 07/19/2017

Derrick Glen Henderson, 55, of Smithville, MO passed away July 19, 2017. He was born on March 8, 1962 to Gene Lee and Joan Lucille (Denby) Henderson in Kansas City, MO. Derk grew up in Smithville and graduated from Smithville High School in 1980. He lived most of his adult life in Smithville. Derk was blessed with a mechanical mind that gave him a unique understanding of “how things work.” He was employed in the building, construction and remodeling industry for many years. He was an avid football and baseball fan. He loved classic cars, building car engines, and...

Funeral Service : 09/09/2017
Dianne Smith
Dianne Smith
Date of Death : 07/16/2017

Dianne Smith, 71, of St. Joseph, MO formerly of Gower, MO passed away Sunday, July 16, 2017. She was born on March 7, 1946 to William Andrew and Velma Irene (McMillian) Smith in St. Joseph, MO. Dianne grew up in Gower and attend Gower High School. On January 12, 1962, she was united in marriage to Jimmie Lee Winans. They had a daughter Chrisie and later divorced. Dianne lived in Gower and St. Joseph. She enjoyed socializing and being around her family and friends. Dianne was preceded in death by her parents and a nephew Rodney Smith. She is survived...

Funeral Service : 07/21/2017
Andrew Charles Geddes
Andrew Charles Geddes
Date of Death : 07/14/2017

Andrew Charles Geddes, 25, of Kansas City, MO passed away Friday, July 14, 2017. He was born on May 7, 1992 to Charles Andrew and Melody Lorraine (Morris) Geddes in Kanas City, MO where he grew up. Andrew was homeschooled and later attended Maple Woods Community College where he graduated with an Associates in Arts Degree. Andrew then attended Park University and graduated with a degree in Computer Graphic Design. Andrew worked at Target and Central States Beverage Company both in Kansas City. Andrew’s faith in Christ was very important to him. He was an active member of Emmanuel Bible...

Funeral Service : 07/23/2017
Bruce Allen Marx
Bruce Allen Marx
Date of Death : 07/14/2017

Bruce Allen Marx, 77 formerly of Kansas City, Mo. passed away July 14, 2017 at Cornerstone Hospice in The Villages, Florida. Bruce was born Dec.27,1939 to Matthew and Cleta Marx in Kansas City, Mo. Bruce attended Argentine High School in K.C., KS. and 2 yrs. at K.C.Mo. Junior College. He joined the Air Force and was stationed at the SAC base in Rapid City, S.D. At Ellsworth AFB as jet engine mechanic. Then 7 years in the Reserves. He was on the Air Force Bowling Team. (He grew up sitting pins at the bowling alley and was on the TV...

Funeral Service : 08/27/2017
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