Celestine “Sally” C. Potter, 96, passed away Sunday, January 29, 2012 at Medicalodge of Butler in Butler, MO. Funeral services were held Friday, February 3, 2012 at the Atkinson Chapel in Adrian, MO, officiated by Rev. Chris Snyder, First United Methodist Church, Adrian. Memorial contributions may be made to the Ohio Street Methodist Church, Butler, MO.
Ilene Ladene Miller, age 90 of Peculiar, Missouri died Friday, January 27, 2012 at her home in Peculiar. She was born May 22, 1921 to Roy and Laphema Rogers Herrell in Montrose, Missouri.
Funeral services were Wednesday, February 1, 2012 at Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel in Butler, Missouri with Minister Robbie Musick officiating. Private Family Burial in Ninety-Six Cemetery, LaCygne, Kansas. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Butler Senior Center in memory of Ilene Miller.
Charles Lee Robertson, age 80 of Butler, Missouri, formerly of Albany, Missouri died Tuesday, January 31, 2012 at Maple Senior Living in Butler. He was born November 22, 1931 to Stanley Porter and Thelma Irene Pearman Robertson in Gentry County, Missouri.
Funeral services were 11 a.m. Friday, February 3, 2012 at Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel in Butler, Missouri with Dr. Terry Davis officiating. Burial in Oak Hill Cemetery, Butler. Contributions may be made to the Salvation Army, Alzheimer’s Association or American Diabetes Association.
Joyce Ann (Allen) Essenpries, age 53, passed away suddenly on February 4, 2012 at her home in Adrian, MO. Joyce was born on July 14, 1958 in Butler, MO to Donald and Pat Allen.
Graveside cremation service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Joyce Essenpries Memorial Fund c/o Atkinson Funeral Home in Adrian, MO.
Harold M. Sliffe, age 86 of Archie MO, died Thursday, January 26, 2012 at the Adrian Manor Nursing Home in Adrian, MO surrounded by love and family. Harold was born Oct. 27, 1925 on a farm east of Austin, MO, the youngest son of Herbert Maxwell and Bessie Mae (Jennings) Sliffe. His father died when Harold was 15 months old and he was raised by his mother on the farm.