Obituaries

Donald Ray Fox

Donald Ray Fox, 67, was born on July 16, 1950, to Raymond and Mary (Orr) Fox. He passed away at his home on Oct. 20, 2017. Don worked as a truck driver and other occupations. During this time he was united in marriage to Gwenn Wilson. To this union three children were born – Crystal,

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Betty L. Sallee

Betty Lorraine Sallee, 93, passed away Oct. 31, 2017, at Citizen’s Memorial Hospital in Bolivar.  She was born July 31, 1924, at Filley to Jasper Rupert and Margaret E. (Budd) Brower. Services will begin at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 3, in Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Mound Cemetery under the direction of Bland-Hackleman

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Edward Dean Kirbey

Edward Dean Kirbey, 71, passed away Oct. 28, 2017, at his home in Farlington, KS. Services were held on Tuesday, Oct. 31, in Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home. Burial followed in Greenfield Cemetery, Jerico Springs, under the direction of Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home. Online condolences may be left at www.blandhackleman.com.

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Wade Osburn

Wade Osburn, 86, Schell City, passed from this life from natural causes on Monday, Oct. 23, 2017, at his home. He is survived by his wife, Margaret; one sister, Ruthie, and daughters, Julie Flagg, Tracy Jayner; Carol, friend and Linda Gooch; eight grandchildren – Amber Guhr, Jarred Flagg, Emily Evans, Carl Evans, Shannon, Heidi, Troy,

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Barbara Ann Barger

Barbara Ann Barger, 85, of Bolivar, formerly of El Dorado Springs, passed away Oct. 23, 2017. A graveside service will begin at 3 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 26, in Love Cemetery.  Arrangements are under the direction of Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Love Cemetery and left at the

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Donald Ray Fox

Donald Ray Fox, 67, was born July 16, 1950, in Medford, OR, to Raymond and Mary (Orr) Fox. He passed away Oct. 20, 2017, at his home in El Dorado Springs. Services will begin at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 28, in the Sheldon Funeral Home, El Dorado Springs. The family will receive friends from 7

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Carol Jean Cerny

Carol Jean Cerny, 41, El Dorado Springs, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017, at Kansas University Medical Center in Kansas City following a lengthy illness.  Carol was born July 12, 1976, in El Dorado Springs to Kenneth Charles and Ada Leola (Hawkins) Cerny. Carol grew up in Nevada and attended Nevada High School graduating

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Stephen Lyle Frazier

Stephen Lyle Frazier, 71, El Dorado Springs, passed away in Mercy Hospital, Joplin, Oct. 13, 2017. Final disposition was cremation under the direction of Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home. No services are scheduled at this time. Online condolences may be left at www.blandhackleman.com.

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Thomas E. Hollands

Thomas E. Hollands, 73, Walker, passed away Oct. 4, 2017. Services were held Monday, Oct. 9, in the El Dorado Springs Church of God (Holiness) with Rev. Brent Bland officiating. Interment followed in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery under the direction of Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home. Memorial donations may be made to the Thomas Hollands Cancer Fund and

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James Harold Miller

James Harold Miller, 88, El Dorado Springs, passed away Oct. 4, 2017. He is survived by his wife, Jeannie; son, Matthew; mother-in-law, Helen Tschanz; and two sisters. Final disposition was cremation under the direction of Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home. Memorial donations may be made to help the family with expenses and left at the funeral home.

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