El Dorado Springs Obituaries

  • Violet Mae Schmidt
    Violet Mae Schmidt, 95, passed away on April 7, 2014, in Community Springs Health Care Facility, El Dorado Springs, where she had resided since late 2010. Violet was born on Dec. 3, 1918, at her parents’ farm near Leith, ND. She was the fifth child born to Charles W. and Ida Mae Brown. Violet was […]
  • John Keith Carlton
    John Keith Carlton, 80, Kansas City, the son of Arleigh Caldwell and Ruth Jane (Graham) Carlton was born April 9, 1933, in Schell City and passed from this life at 4 a.m. Friday, April 4, 2014, in his home. John attended school in Schell City graduating with the Class of 1951. After graduation, he moved […]
  • Violet Schmidt
    Violet Schmidt, 95, El Dorado Springs, passed away April 7, 2014. She is survived by two sons, Joe Schmidt and wife, Diana – Harwood and Jim Schmidt and wife, Kathy – Tuscon, AZ; two daughters, Dorothy Schulte – Hudson, NH, and Ann Hoerner and husband, Richard – Almont, ND; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. The […]
  • Alice Rosalie Rector
    Alice Rosalie (Smith) Rector, 78, El Dorado Springs, left this world for heaven on April 4, 2014, after an extended illness. Rosalie was born on Oct. 18, 1935, to John Lewis and Madge Ellen (Grayson) Smith in Cedar County. Rosalie was a beloved mother, grandmother and friend. She was saved as a young girl at […]
  • Sarah Ann Howerton
    Sarah Ann (Cauthon) Howerton, 90, El Dorado Springs, passed away at Community Springs Nursing Home on Thursday, April 3, 2014. Sarah was born Dec. 26, 1923, near Gerster to Fred and Lula (Baumgarden) Cauthon. Sarah attended school at King’s Prairie School, near Gerster. Sarah married Thomas Eugene Howerton on Dec. 2, 1940. They were married […]
  • Merle B. Cochran
    Merle B. Cochran, 84, was born on Nov. 8, 1929, in the rural Tiffin area to Benjamin Harrison Cochran and Lola Carmen (Smith) Cochran and passed away on April 5, 2014. One of five children, three sisters and one brother, he grew up in the rural area. He met his wife, Jo Ann, at Nevada […]
  • Larry Allan Gardner
    Larry Allan Gardner, 72, died with humble dignity March 30, 2014, at his home in Branson. He was born on Jan. 9, 1942, to Joe and Ruby Gardner in Appleton, WI. Larry spent his early years in Wisconsin and Indiana before his family settled in El Dorado Springs where he graduated high school. Then Larry […]
  • Ryker Blaze Overmyer
    Ryker Blaze Overmyer was born premature and passed away on March 29, 2014, at Cox South Hospital in Springfield. He was the son of Brandi Miller and Jason Overmyer. Other survivors include three sisters: Kayla, Brittani and Kari Overmyer; grandparents: Catherine Davis, Robert Miller, Sherry Freeman and Kevin Overmyer; and great-grandmother Helen Overmyer. Graveside services […]
  • Wava Halcomb
    Retired Vernon County clerk Wava Halcomb, 81, passed away Monday afternoon, March 31, 2014, at her home. Survivors include a son, Gordon, Nevada; a daughter, Pam, Nevada; one grandson, Henny Halcomb, Nevada; three great-grandchildren – Trevor Seitz, Mason Halcomb and McKenzie Halcomb; a brother, Dean McIntosh, Milo; a sister, Jean Neiwg, Carthage; a sister-in-law, Janet […]
  • William Rush Newhouse
    William Rush Newhouse, 71, El Dorado Springs, passed away March 24, 2014. He was born in Oklahoma on Dec. 15, 1942. He leaves behind his special friend, Janelle Latting. Arrangements are under the direction of Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home. No services are scheduled at this time. Online condolences may be left at www.blandhackleman.com. View Full Notice […]
  • Ruth Pilot
    Ruth (Yarnell) Pilot, 72, Harrisonville, passed away on Monday, March 31, 2014, in her home. She was born on July 31, 1941, to Reynard and Dorothy (Janes) Yarnell in El Dorado Springs. Ruth was saved in a revival at Pleasant Ridge Missionary Baptist Church in Pacetown. In 1959 she married Donald L. Schmidt. To this […]
  • Hazel Cheek Baumgarner
    Hazel Cheek Baumgarner, 94, passed away March 30, 2014, at the at Moore-Few Care Center, Nevada, where she had resided the past year and nine months. Hazel was born May 1, 1919, the third child of Chester Raymond Cheek and Wave Tramble ( Sharp) Cheek in the Horse Heaven Hills overlooking Kennewick, WA. Her mother […]
  • Doris Maxine Rainbolt
    Doris Maxine Rainbolt, 86, El Dorado Springs, passed away on March 18, 2014, in her home. Her daughter, son, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren were present with prayers and loving praise as she went to be with the Lord. Doris was born on Feb. 7, 1928, in Winfield, KS, moved to Missouri soon after and has been […]
  • Helena Ethel Badami
    Helena Ethel Badami, 102, Nevada, passed away on Tuesday, March 11, 2014, in Barone Alzheimer Care Center, Nevada. She was born April 18, 1911, in Durham, KS, to Axel Emanuel Walline and Mattie Viola (Miller) Walline. Ethel moved to Missouri in the early 1920’s. She was married at a young age, the mother of two […]
  • Tracy Alan Price
    Tracy Alan Price, 52, El Dorado Springs, passed away March 12, 2014, in St. Francis Hospital, Wichita, KS. He was born June 16, 1961, in Baxter Springs, KS, to Ernest and Donna Price. Tracy attended school in El Dorado Springs from 1975 to 1978 and then moved to Quapaw, OK, where he graduated from high […]
  • Eugene Russell “Rusty” Murry Jr.
    Eugene Russell “Rusty” Murry, 56, El Dorado Springs, a reporter for the Nevada Daily Mail, passed away at 12:52 p.m. Wednesday, March 12, 2014, at his home after a long battle with cancer. He was born Nov. 16, 1957, in Jefferson City to Eugene Russell Murry Sr. and Bonnie Sue (Rector) Murry who both preceded […]