Obituaries

Marvin L. Powles Sr.
Marvin L. Powles Sr., 81, of Dongola, and formerly of Zion, died at 12:46 a.m.  Monday, July 27, 2020, at his home. He was born on Feb. 4, 1939, in Mill Creek, the son of Joseph and Reba Jordan Powles.   He married Sandra Stokes on Feb. 4, 1964. Mr. Powles served in the U.S. Army Reserves. He...
Randall Eugene 'Randy' Bridges
Randall Eugene “Randy” Bridges, 71, of Anna, died Monday, July 27, 2020, at Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau. He was born on Feb. 22, 1949, in Anna, the son of Leo E. “Gene” and Mary Lou Roach Bridges.  He married Christine Roberts on Aug. 18, 1979, in Anna. Mr. Bridges is survived by his wife,...
Willard (Guy) Rentfro
Willard (Guy) Rentfro, 83, of Karnak, died at 5:07 a.m. Wednesday, July 8, 2020, at the Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Center in Paducah. Mr. Rentfro was born on May 31, 1937, in Karnak. He attended the Karnak Community School System. He had retired from the Ferguson Aluminum plant in Olmsted.  He is...
James Frederick Moore
James Frederick Moore, 97, died on July 18, 2020, in Carrier Mills. He was born on March 2, 1923, in Cairo, the son of Frank and Myrtle Ray Moore.   He married Margaret Louise Shelton Moore in New Orleans, La., on Oct. 28, 1944, at the Church of Christ at 7th and Camp Streets by Pastor Frank...
Robert (Bob) Lewis Stanley
Robert (Bob) Lewis Stanley, 77, of Dongola, died at 2:56 a.m. Tuesday, July 14, 2020, at home, with his family by his side. He was born on May 30, 1943, in Anderson, Ind., the son of Albert and Hazel Stanley.   He married Janice Sivia on March 2, 1994, in Anderson, Ind. Mr. Stanley was a member of...
Sandra Ruth Pikula
Sandra Ruth Pikula, 79, of Cherry, died peacefully on Sunday, July 19, 2020, surrounded by her loved ones in her son’s home after a long battle with cancer. She was born on Dec. 23, 1940, in Murphysboro, the daughter of Kenneth Maurice Jobe and Susan Hester Jones Jobe.   She graduated from Anna-...
Hazel Allafair Davis (nee Keller)
Hazel Allafair Davis (nee Keller), 95, of St. Peters, Mo., was born on Aug. 31, 1924, in Union County, the daughter of Elsie Martha Lynn and Leonard Keller. She died on June 30, 2020. She was the mother of Vickie Lavonne (Fred) Schwarztrauber, Jeffrey Lynn (Nancy) Davis and Linda Diane (Max) Taylor...
Betty Lucille Myers, 88, of Anna, died Friday, July 17, 2020, at Union County Hospital in Anna.  She was born on Nov. 29, 1931, in Vienna, the daughter of Claude H. and Mary Thelma Moak Richardson. She is survived by her three sons, Bill (Shirley) Myers of Fairfield, Donald Myers and Kevin Myers;...
Donald G. Stokes, 75, of Anna, died Sunday, July 12, 2020, at The Nature Trail Health Care Center in Mt. Vernon.   He was born on Sept. 19, 1944, in Mounds, the son of Gilbert and Ruth Kathleen Harris Stokes.  Mr. Stokes was a Shriner and was a member of the Scottish Rite of Freemasonry of Tampa,...
 Bill Caldwell
Bill Caldwell, 82, of Thebes, died Thursday, July 9, 2020, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. He was born on Nov. 28, 1937, in Olive Branch, the son of William Caldwell and Zelma Browning Caldwell.  He married Vivian Bland on Dec. 17, 1960. She preceded him in death on Nov. 21, 2000....

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