Author: Crafton-Cantrell Funeral Home

Lola Ruth Cleek

Lola Ruth Cleek, age 88, of Springfield, Missouri, formerly of Aurora, Missouri, passed away from a brain aneurysm at 1:48 a.m. on Saturday, March 6, 2021, at the Cox South Hospital in Springfield, Missouri.

Francis "Ed" Houston

Francis “Ed” Houston, age 78, of Shell Knob, Missouri, passed away at 5:02 a.m. on Monday, January 25, 2021, at his home. He was born February 21, 1942, in Ottawa, Kansas, the son of William and Dorothy (Blankenship) Houston.