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Charlie Case - May 4, 2016

Charles Rolland Case was born October 23, 1943 in Osceola, Iowa to Vaughn Andrew and Betty Louise (Dusenberry) Case. He lived on a farm south of Ellston, Iowa and attended school in Ellston until it closed and then he attended Mount Ayr Community Schools. In January of 1961 he joined the US Navy stationed on the USS Bennington CVS 20 Aircraft carrier until October 1964. On July 31, 1965 Charles was married to Sharon Priest, to this union...

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Raymond Godden - April 28, 2016

Raymond LeRoy Godden, son of Glen & Viola (Laird) Godden, was born February 17, 1947 at Creston, Iowa. Raymond grew up in the Kellerton area and attended country school at Grand River before graduating from Grand Valley High School. Raymond's lifelong career and love was for trucks: red Peterbuilts in particular. At 16 years of age, Raymond began driving a rock truck for Charlie Gorman. He would eventually drive a milk route picking up the...

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Raymond Shorty Umbarger - April 22, 2016

Raymond "Shorty" Umbarger was born October 15, 1924 to Bishop Walter Umbarger and Letha (Poe) Umbarger in Fairfax, Missouri. In his younger years he enjoyed spending time with his horses on the farm. Shorty attended and graduated from the Irish Grove Country School in Fairfax, Missouri. In 1945, Shorty was united in marriage to Helen Fern Rinehart. In 1951 Shorty and Helen moved to a farm near Mt. Ayr. They lived in Mt. Ayr until 1976,...

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Nina Powell - April 20, 2016

Nina Ruth Powell, daughter of Omar and Jenny (Kinder) Holtzman, was born June 14, 1932 at Mount Ayr, Iowa. Nina grew up at Mount Ayr and attended local schools. Nina married Bill Johnson and to this union, one son, Howard, was born. Nina and Bill later divorced. Nina married Rolland D. Powell and to this marriage was born a son, Buddy. Nina worked for Billy Finch in her early years before beginning a career in the dietary field. Nina was a...

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Betty Ruby - April 20, 2016

Betty Jo (French) Ruby, daughter of Howard E. and Amy L. Havely French, was born on January 26, 1922 in Monroe Township, Ringgold County. Betty passed away on April 20, 2016 at Mount Ayr Health Care Center at the age of 94. Betty graduated from high school in 1940 and became fast friends with her future husband, Doyle "Bob" Ruby. Betty looked for a school to teach after graduation but went to work for a restaurant in Kellerton, Iowa until...

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Jack Padgitt - April 1, 2016

Jackie Joy Padgitt, known to many as Jack, was born February 27, 1937, in Bartlett, Iowa, to Burbin and Viola (Asman) Padgitt. He departed this earthly life on April 1, 2016, at 79 years of age, in Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa. In 1941 the family moved to a farm southeast of Kellerton. He grew up milking Jersey cows and learning the love of farming alongside his family. Jack attended Cornstalk College, a one-room schoolhouse,...

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Dolores Irene Fletcher - March 30, 2016

Dolores Irene Fletcher was born to Bertha and Homer Day on April 2, 1946 near Diagonal, Iowa, on the Day farm, in Ringgold County, Iowa. She graduated from Diagonal High School at age 19, in 1965. She married David Ray Fletcher on June 6, 1965. After honeymooning in Colorado Springs, Colorado, David and Dolores decided that was the place they would move to and begin a family. It was a drier climate than Iowa and Dolores' doctors had told her...

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Retha Ness - March 27, 2016

Retha Jean Ness, daughter of Ray & Hazel (Davenport) Middleton, was born December 4, 1934 at home near Mount Ayr, Iowa. Retha grew up at Mount Ayr and she graduated from Mount Ayr High School in 1953. Retha was baptized into the Community of Christ Church as a young lady. Her relationship with her Lord was always an important part of her life. Retha graduated from the nursing program at Southwestern Community College as an L.P.N. This began...

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Joseph Snethen - March 27, 2016

Joseph "Joe" Willard Snethen, son of Albert Hosea and Grace Eugene (Dant) Snethen, was born July 13, 1922 in Ringgold County, Iowa and departed this life on March 27, 2016. Joe will be remembered for his contagious grin, straight-talking demeanor, walking all over town well into his final years, and having the ability to connect and earn trust from all those he encountered. Upon graduating from the eighth grade, Joe set off to assist...

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Donald W. Campbell - March 26, 2016

Donald Campbell, 83, of Shannon City passed away March 26, 2016, at the Mount Ayr Health Care Center. The funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, March 30, 2016, at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Mount Ayr. Rev. John Rutz will officiate the service. Burial will be in the Rose Hill Cemetery in Mount Ayr. Open visitation will be Tuesday, March 29, 2016, from 12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., with family present from 6:00 to 8:00, at...

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