Area Obituaries

Joseph ‘Joe’ Jackson

Joseph “Joe” Jackson, 57, of Piedmont, Mo., passed away Friday, March 2, 2018 at St. Louis University Hospital, St. Louis, Mo. There were graveside services with military honors, Saturday, March 3, 2018, at Peach Tree Cemetery, near Piedmont, Mo. A full obituary will be in next week’s Journal-Banner. Online condolences can be made at www.rueggfuneralhomes.com

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Gerald ’Jerry’ Claude Dawson

Gerald “Jerry” Claude Dawson, 78, of Webster Groves, Mo., passed March 2, 2018, at his residence. He was born June 10, 2039, in East St. Louis, Ill., to William Dawson and Alta (Bilbrey) Roziewski. Jerry was the owner and operator of Dawson Engineering for sixty years. Early in his career he built and nationally raced…

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Verl L. Sherrill

Verl L. Sherrill, age 91, of Annapolis, Mo., passed away Sunday, March 4, 2018, at Iron County Medical Center, Pilot Knob, Mo. Visitation for Verl will be held Tuesday, March 6, 2018, from 5:00 p.m., at Ruegg Funeral Home, Piedmont, Mo. Services for Verl will be held Wednesday, March 7, 2018, at Free Spirit General…

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Delories Mae Miles

Delories Mae Miles, 87, of Annapolis, Mo., passed away at her residence on Thursday, March 1, 2018. She was born May 31, 1930 to Lawrence and Mauda (Fears) Brunk. On Jan. 5, 1952 Delories was united in marriage to Leo Miles. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother who loved to be on the…

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Richard Eaton

Richard Eaton, 92, of Patterson, Mo., passed away Thursday, March 1, 2018, at Clark’s Mountain Nursing Center, Piedmont, Mo. He was born May 9, 1925, at Peach Tree, Mo., to parents William and Lillie (Wilcox) Eaton. Many in the community have much to say about Richard. Some quotes are, “Sacrificed so much for his country;…

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Claybert Paul Barker

Claybert Paul Barker, 81, of Greenville, MO, passed away Sunday, February 25, 2018, at his residence. Claybert was born October 22, 1936, at Silva, MO, son of George and Carrie (Sutton) Barker. He was raised in Silva, and attended a one room school there. He later attended Greenville High School. In 1957 he enlisted in…

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Peggy Jean (Sutterfield) Williams

Peggy Jean (Sutterfield) Williams passed away Feb. 21, 2018, in Cape Girardeau at the age of 84 years. She was born May 06, 1933, in Black, the daughter of the late Guy Lester Sutterfield and Ruth May Williams. Peggy was married to Rex Allen Williams. They had three daughters; and four grandchildren. Peggy had three…

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Jerry “Butch” Walker

Jerry Walker, known to most as “Butch” passed away Feb. 19, 2018, in Pilot Knob at the age of 68 years. He was born June 13, 1949 in Ironton, the son of the late Ottis and Maxine (Goggin) Walker. On March 15, 1975, he was united in marriage to Patricia Jean Allen who survives. In…

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Bradleyville Ends South Iron’s Season

The South Iron Lady Panthers saw their season end Tuesday, Feb. 28, at the hands of a tough Bradleyville Lady Eagles team in sectional play at Mountain Grove High School. The game was a one- to three-point contest until the final 45 seconds when Bradleyville pushed their lead to seven. On Saturday, Bradleyville beat Scott…

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Vicki Lynn Gamble

Vicki Lynn Gamble, age 62 of Ellington, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018 at her daughters home in Lesterville. She was born on May 10, 1955, in Winston-Salem, N.C. a daughter of Robert Lee Gamble and Mary Etta (Frazier) Gamble. On Nov. 11, 1977, in Wilkesboro, N.C. she was united in marriage to Harvey…

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