Obituaries

Dale H. Irby, 63, of Mountain View, MO, passed away peacefully on March 15th, 2024.   He was born December 6, 1960, in Houston TX. He was raised on the Gulf Coast and Walnut Hill, Florida. He attended Davisville Elementary. Ernest Ward and Kodiak High School.    In 1975 he ventured north...
Barbara Kay Huff, 80, West Plains, Missouri, passed away at 4:25 a.m., Sunday, March 17, 2024, at her home.   She was born December 26, 1943, at West Plains, to James Lindell Nunn and Ruby Aileen Lasswell Nunn. Before her retirement, Barbara was a courier for FedEx. She was a hard worker and...
Funeral services for Earl Lee Bassham, 74, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, March 20, in the Rose Chapel of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.   Mr. Bassham passed away Thursday morning, March 14, 2024, at St. Louis, Missouri, surrounded by his loving family.   He...
Robert (Bob) was born in Cincinnati, Ohio on November 3, 1034. He passed away on February 28, 2024.    When he was 15 his family moved to California. He worked in the lumber industry making cabinets then he went to work for the studios building sets for movies like “The Best Little Whore...
Glen Staton went to live with his Father in Heaven on March 12, 2024.  Glen was born on February 6, 1956, in Mountain View, Missouri, to Dave and Dorothy Staton.   He is preceded in death by his parents; one infant brother, Glen Laverne Staton; two brothers-in-law, Jim Gehlken and Bill Eudy;...
A memorial service for Barbara Marilyn Hurd, 88, Kountze, Texas, formerly of West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, March 19, in the Rose Chapel at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.   Mrs. Hurd passed away Friday, March 8, 2024, at her home.   She was born May 14, 1935, at...
Funeral services for Judy Kate Fine, 58, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, March 14, at the Langston Street Chapel of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.   Judy passed away at 11:08 p.m., Sunday, March 10, 2024, at Mercy Hospital, Springfield, Missouri.   She was born...
Ricky A. Maggard, a resident of Willow Springs, unexpectedly passed away early Monday morning, March 11, 2024, in Willow Springs, MO. He was born to Ricky Len and Ashley Marie Maggard on April 11, 2004, in Springfield, MO; and was 19 years old.   Ricky was the most kind and soft-hearted young...
Funeral services for Craig Alan (Keebler) Bentzel, 75, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, March 15, at His Place House of Worship, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.   Mr. Bentzel passed away at 12:26 a.m., Thursday, March 7, 2024, at his home.  ...
Curtis Neil Wiersema was born in Portland, Maine on March 19, 1953, to Laurin Jay and Christine Anglin Wiersema. He traveled throughout his youth and lived in Minnesota, Texas, Wisconsin, and finally Missouri, where he graduated from high school in Willow Springs in 1971. He served in the U.S....

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