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Randy Jarman said the opening prayer and welcomed new people in attendance at the Saving Grace Outreach Center Saturday, Dec. 13. He announced that on Saturday, Dec. 20, the center will offer free gift wrapping from 1-3 p.m. for those who will bring their gifts by Saving Grace. The Community Christmas Music night is Tuesday, Dec. 23. On that date, local musicians and vocalist will share their talent from 6
Michael “Mike” Joseph Mudd, 56, of Hannibal passed away at 10:25 p.m. Monday, December 15, 2014, at Hannibal Regional Hospital. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 20 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Monroe City. Fr. Mike Penn will officiate. Burial will follow in the Holy Rosary Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 2-8 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 19 at the Smith Funeral Home
Ralph E. Summers, 71, of Taylor, passed away Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014, at the Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Illinois. Ralph was born Aug. 21, 1943, near Philadelphia, to Clive and Eunice Kelley Summers. Ralph was married to Ann M. Drebenstedt April 23, 1965, in Palmyra. She preceded him in death April 6, 1998. Survivors include a son, Darrin Summers of Taylor; sisters: Lenora (Weldon) Allen of Bethel and Levern (Morris)
Mary Marguerite McClain, 91, of Fulton, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014, at University Hospital. She was born Nov. 21, 1923, in Clapper, the daughter of the late Owen Dooley and the late Mary (Cadwell) Dooley. On July 13, 1943, Marguerite was united in marriage to Bernis F. McClain. He preceded her in death on Jan. 16, 2002. Marguerite was a member of the First Christian Church of Fulton.
Jerry R. Keim, of Monroe City, died on Friday, Dec. 5, 2014, at the age 73. Loving husband of 30 years to Virginia Keim; dear son of the late Charles E. and Cora Irene Keim; father of Robert E. Keim, William A. Keim, Jeremy W. Keim, Tamma Keim and Debby Keim-Herbert; and cherished grandfather of Jacob, Madeline, Roxanne, Caleb, Thea, Elise, Richard and Jacob. Jerry was deeply loved and will
Mary Dee Ellis Harris, 76, of Palmyra, (formerly of Centralia), passed away Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, at the Maple Lawn Nursing Home, Palmyra. She was born April 1, 1938, in Kirksville, the daughter of Dr. Harold F. and Louise Riley Ellis. She was a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Eldon. Mary Dee attended Holy Rosary Grade School, Monroe City and later graduated from Monroe City High School with
Patti M. Kendrick, 51, of rural Marion County, passed away Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, at her home. She was born March 28, 1963, in St. Peters, Missouri, the daughter of Gerald “Smokey” and Marie Leona Duello Drechshage. Patti was a member of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church. She was a graduate of North Shelby High School in Shelbyville. She previously worked as a travel agent for AAA in Hannibal for