Kathryn Marie Dobbs Plumb, 53, Adrian, Missouri, died Saturday, January 31, 2015 at her home. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at the Adam Howell Cemetery in Butler, Missouri, under the direction of Atkinson Funeral Home, Adrian.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Kathryn Plumb Memorial Fund or to the First Baptist Church, Adrian.
Virginia Jane Weber, 98, Archie, Missouri, died Monday, January 26, 2015 at Adrian Manor Nursing Home in Adrian, after an extensive illness. Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, January 30, 2015 at the United Methodist Church in Archie, Missouri with visitation from 1:00-2:00 p.m. Burial was in Sharon Cemetery in Drexel, Missouri. Memorial contributions may be made to Serenity Hospice.
Franklin Logan Wisely, 59, Butler, Missouri, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, January 19, 2015 after a brief battle with cancer. Visitation with the family will be held Saturday, February 7, 2015 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Adrian United Methodist Church.
This month is school board member recognition. Superintendent Don Lile extended appreciation to each board member on behalf of the Adrian R-III School District. The school board is pictured. Front row, left to right: Bret Still and Susan McMillan. Back row, left to right: Tom Underwood, Jim Tenholder, David Knuth, Michele Burris and Jay Walley.
By BATES COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE
In January the Bates County Sheriff’s Office and the Butler Police Department were made aware of a subject who was asking for assistance in the murder of his ex-wife. The subject was looking to purchase a firearm for that intent. The subject is restricted from possessing a firearm because of multiple felony convictions.