Agnes Hardin Mozzano, 83, Archie, MO, died Sunday, March 18, 2007 at Raymore Health Care, Raymore, MO. Funeral services were held Wednesday, March 21 at the Atkinson Chapel, Archie, MO, officiated by Dr. Jeff Paul, Archie First Baptist Church. Honorary casketbearer was Kenny Limpus. Casketbearers were James McMeins, Danny Pfiefer, Lonnie Brammel, Josh Preston, Roger Hutchins and Bart Taylor. Burial was in Freeman Cemetery, Freeman, MO with military honors under the auspices of Harrisonville Honor Guard. Contributions may be made to American Cancer Society.
Arla Frank Hilgedick, age 94 of Butler, Missouri died Sunday, March 11, 2007 at Bates County Memorial Hospital in Butler. Funeral services were 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 13, 2007 at the Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel in Butler with Rev. Dick Pierson officiating. Burial with Military Honors in Oak Hill Cemetery, Butler. Contributions to the Butler Presbyterian Church or Butler Public Library.
Nadine Christine Fairchild, age 97 of Butler, Missouri died Saturday, March 10, 2007 at Medicalodge in Butler. Funeral services were 10:30 a.m. Friday, March 16, 2007 at the Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel in Butler with Elder Larry Beckham officiating. Burial at 2:30 p.m. Friday, March 16 in Floral Hills Cemetery, Kansas City, Missouri. Contributions to the Community of Christ Church.
Vernetta Mae Clark, 79, Raymore, MO, formerly of Adrian, MO, died Friday, March 16, 2007 at Raymore Health Care, Raymore, MO. Funeral services were held Monday, March 19 at the Atkinson Chapel, Adrian, officiated by Pastor Robert LaMar, New Life Assembly of God, Archie, MO. Casketbearers were Jerry Bailey, Frank Enos, Gary Snider, Clifford Snider and Larry Gillespie. Burial was in Oak Hill Cemetery, Butler, MO. Contributions may be made to American Heart Association.
The Bates County Clerk's office will be open on Saturday, March 31 from 8 a.m. to 12 noon for the purpose of absentee voting.