Obituaries

Roy Earl Denton Sr.
Roy Earl Denton Sr., 77, of Thebes, died on Tuesday, April 18, 2017, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born on March 4, 1940, in Pigeon Roost Hollow outside Olive Branch, the son of Chester Lee Denton and Mamie Sams Denton Counts. He married Cheryl Rae Irvin Denton on Dec. 16...
Leo Martin
Leo Martin, 73, of Anna, died at 7:22 p.m. Wednesday, April 12, 2017, at Union County Hospital in Anna. He was born on Oct. 29, 1943, in Chicago, the son of Margaret Martin. Leo lived at Holly Hill since 1991 and prior to that he lived at Mulberry Manor. He was an avid sports fan and never missed a...
Rayetta Lynn Smith, 64, of Buncombe, died at 4:50 a.m. Tuesday, April 11, 2017, at Union County Hospital in Anna. She was born on Feb. 27, 1953, in Denver, Colo., the daughter of Raymond and Goldie Hagaman Stanton. She is survived by her former husband, Elvis H. Smith of Buncombe; two daughters,...
Sarah Kimball, 61, of Jonesboro, died at 11:04 p.m. Tuesday, April 4, 2017, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born on Oct. 2, 1955, in Carbondale, the daughter of George K. and Carolyn Gasson Plochmann. She is survived by her husband, Bruce Moreland of Jonesboro; a daughter,...
Jonathan ‘John’ Kraatz
Jonathan “John” Kraatz, 66, of Anna, died at 12:55 a.m. Friday, April 7, 2017, at his home. He was born on April 8, 1950, in Anna, the son of Harold and Charlotte Holcomb Kraatz. He is survived by his father, Harold Kraatz of Anna; a brother, Paul (Diane) Kraatz of Jonesboro; a niece, Paula (Aaron...
Adam Lee Boren
Adam Lee Boren, 45, of Wolf Lake, died Sunday, April 9, 2017. He was born on June 11, 1971, in Cape Girardeau, the son of Russ and Gwen Pendergrass Boren. He married Maryanne Copeland on March 18, 1995, in Jonesboro. He is survived by his wife, Maryanne Boren of Wolf Lake; three sons, Sean Copeland...
Dareld L. Davis
Dareld L. Davis, 79, of Jackson, Mo., and formerly of Anna, died at 6:37 p.m. Sunday, April 9, 2017, at the Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born on July 26, 1937, in Anna, the son of Curtis and Beatrice Davis Wright. He married Geraldine Nash on Aug. 30, 1958, in Anna. He is survived by...
Cynthia Jane Benson
Cynthia Jane Benson, 59, of Anna, died at 8:36 a.m. Sunday, April 2, 2017, at Herrin Hospital. She was born on July 13, 1957, in Aurora, the daughter of James William and Margarette Francis Cunningham Benson. She is survived by her mother, Fran (Joe) Waldrop of Tuscola; her father, James (Jean)...
Clara N. Bucher
Clara N. Bucher, 90, of Paducah, and formerly of Southern Illinois, died at noon on Friday, April 7, 2017, at Lourdes Hospice and Palliative Care in Paducah. She was born on June 7, 1926, in Cairo, the daughter of Aud and Allie Vaughn Henshaw. She married Paul E. Bucher Sr. on May 24, 1943, in St....
Charles W. Hook, 87, of Anna, died at 8:03 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. An inurnment service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 15, at Pleasant Grove Memorial Park Mausoleum, with the Rev. Glen Patterson officiating. Friends are asked to gather...

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