Funeral Notices

Icel Kidwell
Icel Kidwell, 100, formerly of Eldon, died Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014, at Lenoir Skilled Care Center in Columbia.
Visitation was held from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 15, at Phillips Funeral Home in Eldon. Funeral services followed at 1 p.m., Rev. David White officiated. Interment followed at Big Rock Cemetery near Barnett.
Arrangments were under the direction of Phillips Funeral Home of Eldon.

Marjorie Harris
Marjorie Harris, 75, of Decatur, Texas, died Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014, in Decatur.
Funeral services are pending under the direction of Coker-Hawkins Funeral Home of Decatur, Texas.

Dr. Lyle D. Hensley
Dr. Lyle Dee Hensley, former superintendent in the Lake of the Ozarks districts of School of the Osage and Eldon Public Schools, died Monday, October 13th, in Lee's Summit (MO), St. Luke's Hospital. Funeral arrangements are planned by Greenlawn Funeral Home South, located at 441 West Battlefield in Springfield, Missouri 65807. Visitation is scheduled for Thursday, October 16, 2014, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. in the funeral home. A private service and entombment in Hazelwood Cemetery will follow on Friday. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the Jo Hensley Memorial Scholarship Fund managed by Central Bank of Lake of the Ozarks, 3848 Highway 54, P. O. Box 207, Osage Beach, Missouri 65065.

Thelma Jean Groce
Thelma Jean Groce, 77, of Barnett, died Friday, Oct. 10, 2014 at Eldon Nursing and Rehab.
A celebration of life service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, at Eastside Assembly of God Church in Eldon. Interment will be private.
Arrangements are under the direction of Millard-Rekus Family Funeral Chapel in Eldon.
Condolences maybe left online for the family at

Robert R. Crawford
Robert Rex Crawford, 78, of Lamesa, Texas, formerly of Iberia, Missouri, passed away on Wednesday, October 8, 2014.
Online condolences may be left at

Karen J. Boettcher
Karen J. Boettcher, 74, Roeland Park, KS., died Saturday, Oct. 11, at the Kansas City Hospice House.
A graveside service will take place Friday, Oct. 17 at 1 p.m. at Hopewell Union Cemetary east of Barnett with Pastor Shirley Williams officiating.

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