Robert Paul Stafford
Robert Paul Stafford, 67, of Nixa, died Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, at Cox South Hospital in Springfield, after suffering a heart attack. A grave side service and burial is scheduled 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6, in the St. Paul's Cemetery in Stover. He will be interred next to his daughter Kamala Rae. A memorial service celebrating his life and Christian faith is scheduled 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, at the Redeemer Lutheran Church, 911 W. Mount Vernon Street, in Nixa, with Pastor Adam Parvey officiating. A special message also will be given by Dr. Brandon Schmidly. Cassie Forman will sing hymns and selections will be played by the praise band.
Frances Ann Porter
Frances Ann Porter, 66, of Pleasant Hill, died Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013, at the Lee's Summit Medical Center in Lee's Summit. Visitation is scheduled 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 3, at the Stanley-Dickey Funeral Home in Pleasant Hill. Funeral services are scheduled 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4, at the funeral home. The Rev. Carl Knapp of the Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church will officiate. Interment will be in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery.
Willis Lee “Zip” Clark
Willis Lee “Zip” Clark, 73, of Stover, passed away Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013, at his home. In keeping with his wishes, he was cremated. Visitation is scheduled noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, at the Scrivner-Morrow Funeral Home in Stover. Private inurnment will be in the Pleasant Union Cemetery near Stover. Arrangements are under the direction of the Scrivner-Morrow Funeral Home in Stover.
Lois Lee Davis
Lois Lee Davis, 58, of Cole Camp, died Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013, at University of Missouri Hospital in Columbia. Funeral services are scheduled 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 3, at Fox Funeral Home in Cole Camp, with Pastor Johnny Medlock officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery in rural Cole Camp. Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 2 at the funeral home. Arrangements are under the direction of the Fox Funeral Home in Cole Camp.
David W. Duncan
David W. Duncan, 96, of Raytown, died Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, at Hidden Lake Nursing Home in Raytown. A celebration of life observance is scheduled 4 to 6 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, at the Lee's Summit Church of Christ. A private family interment will be in the Stover Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of the Kidwell-Garber Funeral Home of Versailles.