Arthur Emmett "Bud" Maher,, 78, of Brookfield, died Thursday, December 18th.
Funeral services will be held Monday , December 22nd at 10:00 a.m. at Rhodes Funeral Home in Brookfield. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery. Visitation will start at noon Sunday, December 21st at the funeral home, with the family receiving friends from 2:00-5:00 p.m. Memorials are suggested to the Peska cancer fund, in care of the funeral home.
Betty Lou Underwood, age 74, of Salisbury, died Thursday, December 18th, 2014.
Visitation is Tuesday, December 23rd from noon until 1:30pm with services following at 1:30pm at Summerville Funeral Home in Salisbury, with burial in the Missouri Veteran's Cemetery in Jacksonville.
Memorial contributions may be made to Safe Passage in Moberly.
She is survived by three brothers George Neds of Maple Valley, WA, Ralph Edward Neds of Kansas City, MO, Dale Neds of Auburn, WA, several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, an infant son Otis Tip Underwood.
Bruce L. Gerdes, age 61, of Salisbury, died Wednesday, December 17th, 2014.
Services will be held at 10:00am on Monday, December 22nd, at Summerville Funeral Home in Salisbury. Burial will be in Mendon Cemetery in Mendon.
Visitation will be from 5:00-7:00pm on Sunday, December 21st, at Summerville Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the Bruce Gerdes Memorial Fund.
He is survived by two sons Tony (Amber ) Gerdes of Doniphan, NE, Shawn Gerdes of Salisbury, MO, two daughters Veronica (John) Haynes of Chillicothe, MO, Brandy (Bradd) Bussinger of Bassett, NE, two brothers Steve Gerdes of Ranger, TX, Charlie Gerdes of Auburn, NE, three sisters Loraine Eschbach of Blue Bell, PA, Marge Essink of Lincoln, NE, Melanie Richards of Sioux Falls, SD, fifteen grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.
James “Jimmie” Campbell, age 66, of Wellington, died Thursday, December 18th, 2014.
Services will be held at 10:00am on Monday, December 22nd, at United Methodist Church in Wellington. Visitation will be from 5:00-7:00pm on Sunday, December 21st, at Walker-Nadler-Fuller Funeral Home in Lexington.
William Dennis Brooks, age 87, of Cole Camp, died Wednesday, December 17th, 2014.
Services will be held at 11:00am on Monday, December 22nd, at Windsor Assembly of God Church. Burial will be in the Missouri State Veterans Cemetery in Higginsville.
Visitation will be held from from 6:30-8:00pm on Sunday, December 21st, at Fox Funeral Home in Cole Camp; visitation will also take place Monday at 10:00am at the church preceding the service.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the donor's choice.
Survivors include his wife, Laverne Helen Edna Wallrath Brooks; one son, Carl Brooks and his wife Linda of Columbia, MO; three daughters, Gail Heimsoth and husband Darryl, of Cole Camp, Billie Brooks of Cottonwood, AZ, and Louise Reiter and husband Bryan of Springfield, MO; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by by his parents, Carlie Wenten and Maggie Elizabeth Harrod Brooks; two brothers, Carlie Dow and Elmer Wenten; and seven sisters, Bessie Marie Brooks, Anna Mae Brooks, Russie Lucelia Lanz Shelton, Elsie Elizabeth Schlicter, Dorothy Mary Brooks, Lucy Louise Wakefield, and Betty Delores DePrenger.
Milo Lee Butts, age 66, of Sedalia, died Monday, December 15th, 2014.
A Celebration of Life and funeral service will be held at 11:00am on Monday, December 22nd, at Rea Funeral Chapel in Sedalia. Burial will be in Highland Sacred Gardens.
The family will receive friends one hour prior to service. Memorials are suggested to the family in care of the funeral chapel.
Besides his wife, he is survived by four children, Tina Butts of La Monte, Quentin Butts, Christina Butts and Catherine Butts all of Sedalia; one sister, Althia (Thomas) Stephens of Desert Hot Springs, CA; two brothers, Wesley (Gloria) Butts of Montrose, MO and Larry (Lynn) Butts of Mattoon, IL; seven grandchildren, and one great grandson.