Obituaries

James Douglas Holman

James Douglas “Jim” Holman, 68, Carthage, Missouri, passed away Tuesday evening, April 13, 2021 at Carthage Health and Rehab, Carthage. Jim was born June 28, 1952 at Camp Lejeune Marine Corps Base in Jacksonville, North Carolina, the son of Lester Jack Holman and Gladys Nadine Rothgeb.

Robert Charles Cassel

Robert Charles Cassel was born February 14, 1954 in Kansas City, Missouri. He graduated from Shawnee Mission Northwest in 1972. He graduated from Johnson County Community College in 1975, with an Associate of Arts Degree.

Joan Diehn

Eva Joan Diehn, age 81, resided in Ft. Walton Beach, Florida at Brookdale Assisted Living and formally a resident of Wichita, Kansas.

JImmy Joe Lewis, Sr.

Jimmy Joe Lewis, Sr. age 51 of Stella, Missouri passed away on Thursday, April 8, 2021 at his residence. He was born in Joplin, Missouri to Jerry Lewis and Brenda (Lawrence) Lewis on March 16, 1970.

Gary R Haddock

Garrett (Gary) R Haddock, age 74 of Columbus, KS., passed away at 5:30 am on Monday, April 5, 2021 at Good Samaritan Facility in Hospice care in Olathe, KS.

Jeannine Gehrs Goodrich

Jeannine Gehrs Goodrich, a 60 year old Citizen of the World, passed away last week, leaving behind a legacy of love and joy. Jeannine was born in Joplin on December 14, 1960 to Bud and Bette Jo Gehrs of Joplin.

Phyllis Anne Taliaferro

Phyllis Anne Taliaferro, 59, of Chanute, passed away on Saturday, April 10, 2021 at Neosho Memorial Regional Medical Center. Phyllis was born on July 24, 1961 in Corvallis, OR the daughter of Norman J. and Betty C. (Stout) Spurrier Sr.