KATHRYN AND JOEL WILLIAMS will celebrate both their birthdays and their 60th wedding anniversary in July at the Ellington Nutrition Center.
Mary Carol and James Bernard Chadbourne celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a host of family and friends Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012. A great time was had by all. Carol and Jim have had 50 years together and are still smiling! They are an awesome example of taking a Godly commitment serious.
It all started when a young man met a young lady on a blind date...60 years ago!
Ed and Debby Stewart of Lesterville, Mo. are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Erika Stewart, to Timothy Jones, son of Derek and Caroline Jones, of Desoto, Mo.
Randy and Cindy Stluka of Salem and Trish and Mike Gore of Bunker would like to announce the engagement of their daughter, Krista Stluka, to Drew Hair, son of Eldon and Carol Hair of Salem.
Mark and Amy Stluka of Boss, Mo., are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Abbigail LeeAnn Stiuka, to Andrew Paul Turner, the son of Danny and Tracey Turner of Bunker, Mo.
Jeffrey and Dana McSpadden of Ellington, Mo., are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter, Kourtney Ellen McSpadden of Ellington, Mo., to Robert Adam Green of Branson, Mo., son of Robert “Cotton” and Melissa Green of Mountain Home, Ark. They were united in marriage on Jan. 2, 2013, in Branson, Mo.
The families of Holly Stroup and Chuck Keppler are now united by the marriage of their parents Saturday evening, Feb. 23, at the Ellington United Methodist Church.
Stevie and Angie Prater, of Redford are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Brystal Virginia Prater, born May 24, 2013, at 4:45 p.m., at Poplar Bluff, Mo. Brystal weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long. She was welcomed home by big brother, Braden Wade, 5.
Sally Milum Williamson Calvert, 80, of Piedmont, Mo., died Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014, at the residence of her sister, Edith Rush, in Doniphan, Mo.
Paula Macy, age 61, of Warrensburg, died Monday, Dec. 16, 2013, at her residence following an extended battle with ovarian cancer.
Murel Grogan, 84, passed away Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013, at his home in Jerseyville, Ill. For many years he was in the timber business, running Grogan Sawmill. Born September 8, 1929, in Reynolds County, Mo., he was the son of the late Ralph and Dessie (Gore) Grogan.
Lorna Lynn Morrison, 53, died at her residence in Ellington, Mo., on July 16, 2013.