Obituaries

Barbara A. Thomason


    Barbara A. (Hobbs) Thomason of St. James, Missouri was born on February 13, 1942 in Chaffee, Missouri to J.V. and Vera Edalman Hobbs and passed away on Sunday, September 6, 2020 at the age of 78 years.

Henrietta Elizabeth Ilges


    Henrietta “Hank” Elizabeth Ilges of St. James, Missouri was born in Beaufort Missouri on February 21, 1933 to Frances and Henry Risse and passed away on Wednesday September 2nd 2020 at the age of 87 years.

Dr. Richard Lee Williams


    Dr. Richard Lee Williams of Bourbon, Missouri was born in Lecoma, Missouri on January 20, 1940 to Roger and Jessica Williams (nee Scott) and passed away on September 2, 2020 at the age of 80 years, 7 months and 12 days.

Jahn Robert Payne


    Jahn Robert Payne of Bourbon, Missouri was born in Hemet, California on January 23, 1960 to Lester W. and Mary E. (Crockett) Payne and  passed away on Thursday, September 3, 2020 at the age of 60 years.

Randolph “Randy” Franklin McClary


    Randolph “Randy” Franklin McClary, of Owensville, Missouri was born on Sunday, August 28, 1949 in Bourbon, Missouri to James Elmer and Martha Lillian (Pennock) McClary and passed away on Monday, September 7, 2020 at the age of 71 years and 10 days.

Edwina Ann Key


    Edwina Ann (nee Parker) Key of St. Charles, Missouri was born December 4, 1933 in Steelville, Missouri to Rainey K. and Geraldine Ives Parker and passed away Friday, September 11, 2020 at the age of 86 years, 9 months and 7 days.

Evelyn Viola Huster


    Evelyn Viola (Taber) Huster was born on June 28, 1951 to George Harrison and Shirley Taber in St. James, Missouri and passed away on September 1, 2020 at the age of 69 years.

Anna Caroline Hinch


    Anna Caroline Hinch of Steelville, Missouri was born on Thursday, February 7, 1929 to William “Floyd” and Laura (Walker) Pinnell in Steelville, Missouri and passed on Sunday, September 6, 2020, at the age of 91 years.
    Anna liked visiting with friends and family, reading and in her younger years, also gardening, playing softball, camping and fishing with her sister and brother-in-law, Betty and Bill, and traveling with friends Jack and Belle Lewis.
    Anna graduated from Steelville High School in 1948. She and Lindell Hinch were married on September 17, 1949.
    Anna was a member of Steelville Presbyterian Church, a member of the Ladies Auxiliary and volunteered more than 3,000 hours at Gibbs Care Center.
    She was also known to many people as a friendly face working at the Steelville Supply Store back in the 1980s.
    She was preceded in death by her parents, William “Floyd” and Laura Pinnell; husband, Lindell; parents-in-law, Archie and Annie Hinch; sisters, Eva Pinnell and Hester Pinnell; brothers, William “LeRoy” Pinnell and Ralph (Katherine) Pinnell; brothers-in-law, Bill Worley, Albert Hinch, Clifford Hinch, Clinton (and Imogene) Hinch and Wilbur (Nancy) Hinch; sisters-in-law, Viola (Rainey) Forney and Velma Waters; daughter-in-law, Elizabeth Hinch; and niece, Leslie Pinnell.
    She is survived by her sister, Betty Worley of Steelville, Missouri; son, Gary Hinch and fiancée Susan Zinn of Rolla, Missouri; granddaughters, Ann Hinch and Christie Hinch, both of Indianapolis, Indiana; sister-in-law, Catherine Pinnell of Springfield, Missouri; sister-in-law, Mary Lou Hinch of Michigan; other relatives and friends.
    Visitation was from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday, September 10, 2020 at the Hutson Funeral Home in Steelville, Missouri.
    Funeral service immediately followed at 1 p.m. with Rev. Jerry Beers officiating.
    Burial was at the Fairview Cemetery in Steelville, Missouri.  
    Arrangements under the direction of the Hutson Funeral Home in Steelville, Missouri.

Ronald Lee Harris


    Ronald Lee Harris of Bourbon, Missouri was born in Leadwood, Missouri on October 19, 1932, to William John and Mary E. (Henderson) Harris and  passed away Saturday, September 5, 2020 at the age of 87 years.

Christene Grubaugh


    Christene Grubaugh (nee Carr) of Steelville, Missouri was born in Cook Station, Missouri on Monday, December 31, 1934 to Alvah Homer and Millie Madeline (Litty) Carr and passed away Friday, September 4, 2020 at the age of 85 years, 8 months and 4 days.

Arthur “Duane” Gray


    Arthur “Duane” Gray of St. James, Missouri was born August 6, 1950 in Waynesville, Missouri to Arthur Ausburn “Lefty” and Marjorie Janiece McGath Gray and passed away Monday, September 7, 2020 at the age of 70 years.

Amanda Nicole Gann


    Amanda Nicole Gann of Rolla, Missouri was born on October 15, 1983 in Poplar Bluff, Missouri to David and Patricia (Mathes) Gann and passed away Saturday, August 29, 2020 at the age of 36 years.

Stephanie Lynn Buerk


    Stephanie Lynn Buerk of Cuba, Missouri was born on in Sullivan, Missouri on Friday, September 7, 1973 to Phillip E. Sr. and Rita D. (nee Hutson) Jarvis and passed away on Thursday, September 3, 2020 at the age of 46 years.

Beth Ann Mayes


    Beth Ann Mayes of St. James, Missouri was born September 13, 1961 in Rolla, Missouri to Emory and Shirley (Owens) Hicks and passed away on Thursday, August 27, 2020 at the age of 58 years.

Dorothy Louise Brown


    Dorothy Louise Brown, originally from St. James Missouri, was born in St. Louis, Missouri on June 25t 1941 to Frieda Bertha “Barneko” and Samuel Ray and passed away on Tuesday, August 25, 2020 at the age of 79 years.

Loyd Eugene “Gene” Mahurin


    Loyd Eugene “Gene” Mahurin of Cuba, Missouri was born on October 7, 1946 in Dent County, Missouri to James Lawrence and Eula (Callahan) Mahurin and passed away on Sunday, August 30, 2020 at the age of 73 years.