Category Archives: Obituaries

Carl T. Cosper

Carl Thomas Cosper, Jr., 56 years, of Pineville, Missouri, passed away on Friday, April 7, 2017, as a result of an automobile accident in Seligman, Missouri. Carl was born on March 30, 1961, at Tulsa, Oklahoma, to Carl Thomas Cosper, Sr. and Sylvia Ann (Peak) Cosper. He married Angela Lewis on September 5, 1986, at… Read More »

Georgia Mae Stark

Georgia Mae Stark, age 93, of Neosho, Mo., died on March 25, 2017, in San Diego, Calif., at the home of her son, following an illness. Georgia was born June 9, 1923 in Spring City, Mo., the daughter of Elmer Faye and Georgia Alma (Cummins) Hunt. She was a lifelong area resident and a homemaker… Read More »

Lettie Elizabeth Musser

Lettie Elizabeth Musser entered into rest on April 2, 2017, at Webb City Health and Rehab at the age of 81. Lettie was born April 22, 1935, in Watson, IL, the daughter of Elva and Mary (Keller) Wines. Funeral services for Lettie Musser will be held on Thursday, April 6, 2017, at 2 p.m. at… Read More »

Mary Hailey

Mary Evelyn Hailey, 95, of Joplin, Missouri, passed away Sunday, April 2, 2017. She was born in Harlon, Iowa on August 26, 1921. Services will be held Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 11 a.m. at Wellspring Church in Webb City. Pastor Scott Smith will officiate. Interment will follow in the New Salem Cemetery. The family… Read More »

Frederick Shellenberger

Frederick J. “Fred” Shellenberger, 91, Neosho, died March 23, 2017, at his home following a lengthy illness. He was born May 21, 1925, in Harper, Kansas, the son of Adam and Laura (Wooten) Shellenberger. Fred served in the U.S. Army during WWII. He had served as the minister of Belfast Baptist Church for 27 years and prior… Read More »

Martha N. Sanderson

Martha N. Sanderson, 82, of Neosho, died March 23, 2017, at Freeman Hospital in Neosho following a short illness. She was born January 2, 1935, in Stratton, Mississippi, the daughter of T.W. and Maggie (Mayes) Thornton. She moved to the Neosho area in 1969 from California and was a homemaker. Martha and Raymond Sanderson were married… Read More »

Dwight W. Maulding

Dwight W. Maulding, loving husband, dad, granddaddy, and great-granddaddy, left this life to be with the Lord on Wednesday, February 15, 2017. He was born in Seneca, Missouri, on January 21, 1921, to Walter and Myrtle Maulding. Dwight is survived by his daughters and sons-in law, Beverly and Wiley Smith of Sapulpa, Mary Kay Hobbs… Read More »