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Marvin Hill

Posted September 3, 2015 at 10:44 am

Marvin Hill, 80, Springfield, formerly of El Dorado Springs, passed away Aug. 25, 2015, in San Antonio, TX. Marvin was born Dec. 29, 1934, to George H. and Lovell (Minor) Hill, in Houston, MO.

Marvin served in the U.S. Army from February 1954 until February 1957.

On Sept. 2, 1961, he was united in marriage to Marjorie Schiereck in Rockville. To this union two children were born, Marsha and Mark.

For many years Marvin owned and operated Marvin’s Skelly Service in El Dorado Springs. During this time he was active in the Lions Club, Rotary Club, El Dorado High School Boosters and Chamber of Commerce.

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    Larry Wayne Murphy

    Larry Wayne Murphy, 50, Independence, passed away on Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, at his residence following a lengthy illness. He was born on June 22, 1965, in El Dorado Springs to Jesse Burl Murphy and Ruby Joanne Woodling Murphy.

    Larry was raised in El Dorado Springs and Nevada and attended high school in Nevada. He has lived and worked in Kansas City for the past 20 years. He was an avid fisherman and loved spending time

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    Linda Lee Sands

    Linda Lee Sands, 51, of El Dorado Springs, formerly of Nevada, passed away at her home, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, due to existing heart complications.

    Linda was born Jan. 9, 1964, in Nevada, the daughter of Forrest and Jo Ed (Robinson) McReynolds. She graduated from Metz High School in 1982.

    Linda married Daniel Sands Aug. 14, 1993, and the couple made their home in Nevada. She

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    Evelyn Sue Vaughn

    Evelyn Sue (Smith) Vaughn, 75, El Dorado Springs, formerly of Greenfield, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, in the Community Springs Nursing Home, El Dorado Springs. Evelyn was born Dec. 22, 1939, in Dade County to Ruby (Patterson) Smith and Carl Smith.

    Evelyn married Richard Vaughn on Feb. 12, 1960. They were married 48 years. To this union was born Donna Sue (Vaughn) Murrell.

    Evelyn was saved at a young age and

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    Lester Ray Witt

    Lester Ray Witt, 90, El Dorado Springs, died Aug. 19, 2015, at the home of his son, Larrel. Lester was born Feb. 2, 1925, in St. Clair County.

    He was preceded in death by his parents, Bailey and Ada Witt; six brothers – Curtis, Aubra, Joe, Gene, Cruce and Charles; daughter-in-law, Judy Witt; and granddaughter, Tonya.

    Lester is survived by his wife, Lee Etta, of

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    Marvin Hill

    Marvin Hill, age 80, of Springfield, passed away on Aug. 25, 2015, in San Antonio, TX.

    He is survived by his wife, Marjorie, of the home, and one daughter, Marsha Fewell, of San Antonio.

    Funeral services are pending under the direction of Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home.

    Online condolences may be left on our web site at:

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    William Alvin Schlup Sr.

    William Alvin Schlup Sr., 75, Schell City, passed from this life on Monday, Aug. 17, 2015, at his home. He was born July 17, 1940, in Kansas City, the son of Jesse Alvin and Bessie Alice (Sims) Schlup.

    Bill attended school in Kansas City during his early life before the family moved to the Milo/Sheldon area. They also spent a brief period of time in Roscoe. Sheldon was where Bill called home and

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    Ray Albert Bruce

    Ray Albert Bruce, 60, was born Sept. 6, 1954, in Nevada, the fourth child of Albert Roy and Rose Mary Lynn Bruce. He passed away Aug. 20, 2015, at his home outside of Nevada.

    Ray attended early elementary school at Walker and Roscoe graduating from Osceola High in 1973. After graduation, Ray worked for a phone company burying cable throughout the Midwest.

    On Dec.

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    Bill Schlup

    Bill Schlup, 75, Schell City, passed away Monday, Aug. 17, at his home.

    Services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 21, in Schell City Christian Church. Interment will be in Green Lawn Cemetery, Schell City.

    Visitation wil be from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 20, in Lewis-Hoagland Funeral Home, Schell City.

    Friends may call after 1 p.m. Thursday at the

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    Bobby Lee Clinton

    Bob L. Clinton, 81, rural Walker, passed away at his home, Monday, August 17, 2015. Bob was born July 3, 1934, in Nevada, the son of George Bush and Orpha May (Smith) Clinton.

    At an early age he moved with his father to the Horton area where his grandparents and father raised him. He attended Humble Grade School. When Bob was 12, his father married Sarah Martin.

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