Obituaries

Ray Henson; Bill Phillips; Kathryn Ricks; Ralph Wiles; Odell Williams

Posted on April 18, 2015 at 11:42 am

Ray D. Henson, 82, of Troy, passed away on Sunday, April 12, 2015, at Garden View Care Center in O’Fallon. He was born on April 18, 1932, in Clay County, IL to Elza and Mabel (Heflin) Henson. After attending the local schools, Ray entered the U.S. Army. Ray received an honorable discharge from the U.S. Army and started working as a machinist at McDonnell- Douglas and stayed there for over

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  • Earnest Kelly; Wanda Slaughter

    Posted on April 15, 2015 at 11:06 am

      Funeral service for Wanda Lee Slaughter, 67, of Elsberry,  were held at 11 a.m. Friday, April 10, 2015 at Carter-Ricks Funeral Home in Elsberry.  Rev. Eloise Slaughter, assistant pastor of Silex Assembly of God Church, officiated with burial in Elsberry City Cemetery near Elsberry. Mrs. Slaughter passed away early Tuesday morning, April 7, 2015 at her home. Born Oct. 28, 1947, in Clarksville, she was the daughter of Forrest

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  • Sue Montgomery; Teddie Niedert

    Posted on April 14, 2015 at 8:26 am

    Martha Sue Montgomery, 62, of Troy, MO, passed away on Saturday, April 11, 2015. She was born on May 26, 1952 in St.Charles to Dallas and Shirley (Schaper) Montgomery. Sue grew up in Troy, graduating from Troy Buchanan High School and then attending Northeast Missouri State College in Kirksville. After her formal schooling, she began working as Director of the Housing Authority in Kirksville. In 1999, she moved back to

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  • Betty Barron; Betty Hooton; Richard Occhi; Eileene Taylor Neely

    Posted on April 13, 2015 at 11:27 am

    Mrs. Betty Lou Barron, 65, of St. Charles formerly of Clarksville, passed away Tuesday, April 7, 2015, at her home in St. Charles. Her desire was to be cremated. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 18, 2015 at Collier Funeral Home in Louisiana. No visitation will be held prior to the service. She was born Oct. 1, 1949, in Louisiana, Mo., the daughter of James and

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  • Gladys Allen; Alberta Buenemann; Jean Hunter; Wanda Slaughter

    Posted on April 10, 2015 at 8:34 am

    Gladys May Allen, 86, of O’Fallon, passed away on Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at Charlevoix Healthcare Center in St. Charles. She was born on Sept. 16, 1928, in Penn Yan, N. Y., the daughter of the late Walter and Rena (Bates) Rose. She was united in marriage to William Thomas Connor and later married LeRoy Allen. Gladys was a caregiver and a nurse’s aide for many years. She enjoyed collecting

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  • George Roberts; Jerome ‘Jerry’ Zerrer

    Posted on April 6, 2015 at 2:21 pm

    George Anthony Roberts, 93, of Troy, formerly of Silex, passed away Saturday April 4, 2015, at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 7, 2015, at the St. Alphonsus Catholic Church with Fr. Thomas Wissler officiating.  Burial will bes in the St. Alphonsus Cemetery.  Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, April 6, at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Millwood. George

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  • Richard Corter; Emellia Gibbons; Marie Sheridan; Mary Sue Sherrow

    Posted on April 1, 2015 at 11:57 am

    Funeral services for Richard Glen Corter, 73, of Winfield, will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, April 2, 2015. at the Carter-Ricks Funeral Home near Winfield.  Rev. Brian Andrews, pastor of Amazing Grace Baptist Church in O’Fallon, will officiate with burial in Winfield Cemetery in Winfield. Mr. Corter passed away Sunday afternoon, March 29, 2015 at St. Joseph Health Center in St. Charles. Born May 1, 1941, in Arkansas, he

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