Obituaries

Morris Stokes 1923-2020

Morris C. Stokes passed away on January 08, 2020 at Columbia Manor in Columbia, Missouri. He was born June 14, 1923 in Commerce Texas. Mr Stokes served in the US Army, and the US Navy during World War II. He graduated from Oklahoma State University, with a BS in Business Administration. Morris was married to

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Cassandra Casteel 1993-2020

Cassandra Ann Casteel, 27, of Columbia, passed away Thursday, January 9, 2020. She was born January 9, 1993 in Columbia Missouri to Robert Casteel and Candy (Beene) Casteel.  Cassandra was a graduate of Southern Boone High School. She then went on to attend the University of Missouri- Columbia where she doubled majored and received her

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Mary Peterson 1928-2019

Mary Katherine Peterson, 91, of Columbia passed away Friday, December 27 2019. Visitation took place on Thursday, January 2, 2020 at Memorial Funeral Home and services followed. Interment at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Hartsburg, Missouri. Mary was born July 2, 1928 in North Platte, Nebraska the daughter of Harry Ackerman and Katherine (Macy) Ackerman. On May

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Mary ‘Darlene’ Douglas 1933-2020

Mary “Darlene” Douglas, 86, of Ashland, passed away surrounded by her loving family on January 3, 2020 at Boone Hospital Center.  Friends and family will be received from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. on Monday, January 6, 2020 and from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 7, 2020 with a funeral service at 11:00 a.m.

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Frances Ann Frank 1944-2019

Frances Ann Frank, 75, passed away Monday, December 23 at Mercy South Hospital of St. Louis. Services were held Saturday Jan. 4th, 2020 at the National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows, Belleville, Illinois. Ann Frank was born May 9, 1944 to Frances Jean Green and William C. Green of Wisconsin. She married Joseph G. Frank on

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Armenia Gilmore 1930-2019

Armenta Grace (Shouse) Gilmore, 89, of Ashland passed away December 29, 2019 at Bluegrass Terrace in Ashland. Armenta was born March 7, 1930, the daughter of Warner Harrison and Armenta Grace( Davis) Shouse. Armenta was a long time member of Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church. She worked a number of years at Tweedies in Jefferson City,

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Justin A. John 1929-2019

Justin, a great husband, father, granddad and friend passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Monday, December 23, 2019 following complications with his heart. A memorial service will be held Friday, January 3, 2020 at Ashland Baptist Church in Ashland, Mo. Visitation will be from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. and the service will begin

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Bill Reeves 1935-2019

Billy Lee Reeves was born on October 19, 1935 in Success, AR and passed away on December 24, 2019, in Ashland, MO. Bill was preceded in death by his parents, Monte and Mazie Reeves; sister, Dean Walls; and brother, Jack Reeves. Bill is survived by his wife, Barbara Reeves; son, Randy Reeves; daughter, Phyllis Weter

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Ronald Brooks 1956-2019

Ronald Keith Brooks, 63, of Warrensburg, formerly of Columbia passed away Friday, Dec. 20 at the Warrensburg Manor Care Center.  Ron was born June 2, 1956 to Glenn O. and Wanda Lee Brooks of Holden. Ron was a 1974 graduate of Holden High School, 1975 and 1978 graduate of the Marine Corps ROTC Bootcamp in

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