Obituaries

ANNA M. MORRIS
Mrs. Anna M. Morris, 92, of Canton, Mo., died January 14, 2016 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, IL. She was born February 12, 1923 in Quincy, Ill.,...

WESTON JAMES WETZEL AND JACKSON WAYNE WETZEL
Infant twin sons, Weston James Wetzel, born January 3, 2016 and Jackson Wayne Wetzel born January 4, 2016, both passed away on January 5, 2016 at St. John’s Hospital in...
SAMUEL W. GREEN
Samuel W. Green, age 76, of La Grange, Mo., died January 6, 2016 in the Lewis County Nursing Home at Canton, Mo. He was born on September 27, 1939...

PATRICIA ANN WATERMAN
Patricia Waterman, age 81, of La Grange, Mo., died January 6, 2016, in Good Samaritan Home in Quincy, Ill.Patty was surrounded by her kids as the...

LARRY PENN
Larry D. Penn, 67 of Canton, Missouri died Tuesday, January 5, 2016 at his home in rural Canton. The son of Russell V. and Edith (Bailey) Penn was born on March 1, 1948 at...
DOROTHY M. FOGLESONG
Mrs. Dorothy M. Foglesong, 85, of Taylor, Mo., died January 7, 2016 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Ill. She was born August 6, 1930 in...

DORIS LONG
Doris Jean Long, 81, Canton, Mo., entered into the arms of her Lord and Savior on January 6, 2016 in her daughter’s home. She was born November 30,...

MARSHA HEMME
Marsha Kay Hemme, 72, of Marshall, Mo.,, died December 24, 2015 at McDonough District Hospital in Macomb, Ill. Born August 1, 1943 in Plevna, Mo.,...

KEITH OWEN
Keith Owen, 77, of LaBelle, Mo., died unexpectedly on January 2, 2016 in the emergency room of Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Ill. Keith was born...

DALE MURPHY
Dale L. Murphy, 57, of Jacksonville,Ill., died Dec. 28, 2015, at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. He was born Nov. 1, 1958, in Decatur, the...

BRUCE DEHNER
Bruce C. Dehner, 77, of Ewing, Mo., died December 29, 2015 in the Country Aire Retirement Estates at Lewistown, Mo. Bruce was born November 10, 1938 in Canton, Mo., a son...
BILLY RAY CONGER, SR.
Billy Ray Conger, Sr., 85 of Lewistown, Missouri died December 29, 2015 at the LaBelle Manor Care Center in LaBelle, Missouri. The son of Harvey...

Memorial
December 2014 Leonard Lyle Roberts: March 18, 1938-Dec. 17, 2014 Etta Virginia Nelson Hudnut: November 18, 1917 – December 26, 2014 Doris A. Briscoe: November...
The Highland History Club has been honoring veterans with a special program for twenty years  held at the Lewis County Courthouse.  Members of the club are pictured with guest speaker Richard Pace, who is the current commander of Otto Bruner Post 170. Mr. Pace rode the lead horse pulling the caisson during President Kennedy's funeral in November 1963. 2015 in Lewis County

VIOLA I. TRACY
Viola I. Tracy, 96 of the Lewis County Nursing Home at Canton, Mo. and formerly of LaGrange became a special angel, surrounded by family, on...