Born June17, 1944 in Sanger, California
Departed August 14, 2017 in Oak Grove, Arkansas
Morce Wayne “Moose” Davenport, age 61, passed August 11, 2017, in Branson, Missouri. He was born June 1, 1956, to Preston and Esther (Wright) Davenport in Fredonia, Kansas. His parents have since preceded him in death. Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks.
Moose was proud to have served his country in the U.S. Navy on the USS Dixie. Singing karaoke and playing his harmonica was a favorite past time for Morce. He enjoyed cruising around on his motorcycle and being in the outdoors while hunting and fishing and even has a trophy deer that he got with his bow. His dog Brandi is missing his attention. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
Moose is survived by his loving wife Rose of the home, four daughters: Loraine, of Missouri, Amanda, of Missouri, Cecelia, of Moore, Oklahoma, and Skylar, of Kansas; nine grandchildren; brother, Walt Davenport and wife Pam of Washington, brother, Thurman Davenport of Wichita, Kansas, sister, Sherry Waun and husband Mike of Branson, Missouri, brother, Mike Davenport and wife Deeanna of Wichita, Kansas, sister, Sheryl Burnett of Wichita, Kansas, brother, Bobbie Davenport of Checotah, Oklahoma; Rose’s children: Tim, Kathy, Susie, Ted, and Avis Glenn; Missy and Matt Brown; and several nieces and nephews.
A celebration of life will be held at Grace Assembly in Branson, Missouri, at 9:00 AM on Saturday August 26, 2017. Inurnment will be 2:00 P.M. in the Oakwood Cemetery in Parsons, Kansas, with military honors, where he will be placed next to his mother and father.
Stanley Eugene Wahlgren, age 66, of Oak Grove, Arkansas, passed away Thursday, August 10, 2017. He was born January 9, 1951, in St. Joseph, Missouri, the son of Kenneth and Naomi Wahlgren. Stanley was joined in marriage October 8, 1999, to his wife LaDeana. Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks.
Having a passion for trains, Stanley enjoyed living in the country, watching Nascar and baseball. He had a great sense of humor. Most of all, Stanley loved his family and he will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Bonnie; and a grandson, Blake Carter.
Stanley is survived by his loving wife, LaDeana Wahlgren of the home; a son, Paul Carter and wife Vallie of Oak Grove, Arkansas; four daughters, Heather Preston, Julie Wahlgren, both of St. Joseph, Missouri, Brandi Kelly and husband Jerry of Elwood, Kansas, and Raphaela Carter and significant other Donald Henderson of St. Joseph, Missouri; 17 grand children; 1 great grandchild; two brothers, Steven Wahlgren and wife Cheryl of St. Joseph, Missouri, Kenneth Wahlgren Jr. and wife Jane of Pangburn, Arkansas; as well as several nieces and nephews.
A celebration of Stanley’s life will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the Ronald McDonald house in memory of Stanley.
James Clifford “Nick” Sullivant, age 78, passed August 7, 2017, in West Plains, Missouri. He came into this world September 28, 1938, in Batesville, Mississippi, to Robert and Frances (Hartzell) Sullivant, who have since passed on before him. He was joined in marriage to his wife June on November 6, 1983. Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks.
As a young man, Nick worked his way up to sergeant in the National Guard. Later in life, he worked on the space program and helped put a man on the moon. Nick truly enjoyed talking to others about the Bible and sharing his faith as one of Jehovah’s Witnesses. He enjoyed deer hunting in the fall and gardening. He was handy with fixing things and doing home renovations. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Nick is survived by his loving wife June (Dover) Sullivant, of the home; children: Steve Sullivant of Murfreesboro, Tennessee, Bryan Sullivant of Fort Walton Beach, Florida, Sarah Whiteaker of Barnhart, Missouri, Joshua Sullivant of Springfield, Missouri, Abigail Eskew of West Plains, Missouri, and James Sullivant of O’Fallon, Missouri; grandchildren: Mary Katherine, Hannah, and Seth Sullivant.
Memorial services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, August 19, 2017, at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses on Hwy. 160 in West Plains, Missouri. Memorial services will also be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, August 26, 2017, at the Batesville Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Batesville, Mississippi.
Gabriel Lynn Chritton, age 40, passed August 6, 2017, in Rockaway Beach, Missouri. He came into this world November 5, 1976, to Dennis and Linda (Bramblett) Chritton in Sherman, Texas. Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks.
His greatest joys were the times playing with his daughter, Lily, and being with his family. He enjoyed working and playing on computers and spending time at the arcade, but comic books and Star Wars also kept his attention. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Gabriel was preceded in death by his sister Melissa Chritton. He is survived by his parents, Dennis and Linda Chritton of Merriam Woods, Missouri; wife Alicia Chritton of Rockaway Beach, Missouri; daughter Lily Chritton, of Rockaway Beach, Missouri; nephew Seth Chritton, of Merriam Woods, Missouri; and multiple aunts and uncles in both Texas and Willow Springs, Missouri.
A celebration of life will be held at a later time. Inurnment will be at the Willow Springs Cemetery in Willow Springs, Missouri.
Terressa Lynn (Mann) Steen, age 52, passed on Friday July 28 in Cape Fair, Missouri. She was born February 20, 1965 to Bill and Carol (Waddle) Mann in Springfield, Missouri. Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks.
Terri enjoyed doing handy things like scrapbooking, arts and crafts, and coloring. She also enjoyed listening to music and going shopping. She loved people and her family. All who knew her, loved her, and will miss her greatly.
Terressa was preceded in death by her son Ryan Scott Mann.
She is survived by her parents Bill and Carol Mann of Branson Missouri; son Chad Mann and wife Rebekah of Merriam Woods, Missouri; daughter Tiffany Rene Steen of Kimberling City, Missouri; grandchild Remington Mann of Merriam Woods, Missouri; brother Jeffrey Dean Mann of Sarasota, Florida; and two nephews Logan and Nathan Mann of Sarasota, Florida.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 AM, Thursday, August 3, 2017 at the First Baptist Church of Branson, Missouri, with Dr. Jay Scribner officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family.
Becky Regina Eddingfield, age 56, of Reeds Spring, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, July 18, 2017, in Springfield, Missouri. She was born September 1, 1960, in Lake Charles, Louisiana, the daughter of Benjamin and Evelyn (Harrington) Clark. Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks.
With a personality bigger than life, Becky had a true heart of gold. She loved others greater than herself and especially treasured time with her three cats. Becky was a dedicated clerk at Harter House and was loved by many. The family would like to extend a special thanks to Tracy Bryant and the community of Reeds Spring, who helped take care of her.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a husband, Jerry Eddingfield.
Becky is survived by two sisters: Sheila Connor and husband Wayne of Seattle, Washington, and Betty Theriot and husband Dan of Lake Charles, Louisiana; a brother, Roger Clark of Lake Charles, Louisiana; five nephews: Patrick Connor, Kevin Connor, Mike Diamond, Brian Diamond and Brad Diamond; two step-sons: Mike Eddingfield, and Mark Eddingfield; one step-daughter, LeAnn Eddingfield; as well as several step-grandchildren. No services are planned at this time.
Neal Pettit, 60 of Moscow Mills Missouri, formally from Hollister Missouri, passed away July 27, 2017. Born Dec. 15, 1956 to the late Corrine and Cornelius Pettit in Lansing Michigan. He leaves behind his loving wife of 38 years Sandra Pettit. Two daughters Andrea (Brent) Caito and Kristina Pettit. He was the proud Bumpa to 4 grandchildren Landon, Ryan, Mia, and Gunner.
Neal has 4 siblings Pamela, Marilyn, Denise and Tim.
He loved camping, boating and driving his school bus.
A memorial service will be held Sat. AUG 12, 2017 from 10 to 12 at Moringstar Church 1600 Feise Rd. Dardenne Prairie MO 63368. Arrangements are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks.