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OBITUARIES

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Edna “Elizabeth” (Kennedy) Garry
...Elizabeth (Kennedy) Garry was born October 11, 1916, east of Pleasant Hill, Missouri and departed this life on February 12, 2017 at the Pleasant Hill Health and Rehabilitation Center in Pleasant Hill, at the age of 100 years, 4 months and 1 day. She was the daughter of Wayne and Ruth (Lancaster) Kennedy.
...She spent her early years east of Pleasant Hill on the family farm and graduated from Pleasant Hill High School in 1934. On March 19, 1939 she was united in marriage with William Garry and to this union three sons, Michael, Patrick and Robert, were born.
...The Garry family lived south of Pleasant Hill for a few years, then moved back east of town, just two miles from where Elizabeth was born. Elizabeth lived there until 3 years ago when declining health necessitated a move to the care center.
...Elizabeth was a farmer, full time homemaker and worked for eleven years in the Pleasant Hill school cafeteria with Mrs. Gertrude Wallace.
Elizabeth was a former member of the Friendly Circle Club and had served on the Pleasant Hill Cemetery Board for thirty years.
...She was a member of the Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church and was fond of the 23rd Psalm.
...Elizabeth was preceded in death by her parents, Wayne and Ruth Kennedy; her husband, William Garry; her brother, Roy Kennedy; and two sons, Michael and Robert.
...She is survived by one son, Pat Garry and wife Trudy of Pleasant Hill, Missouri; one daughter-in-law, Carole Garry of Lee’s Summit, Missouri; one sister, Faye Gillogly; one grandson, Brennen Garry and wife Dana; three granddaughters, Cydney Upton and husband Charlie, Jennifer Kendrick and husband Aaron, and Alison LeCluyse and husband Ryan; several great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.
...Funeral Service for Elizabeth Garry was held at 2:30 P.M. Saturday,
February 18, 2017 at the Wallace Funeral Home in Pleasant Hill with Rev. Dave Owsley officiating. Vocalist was Chuck Fulton. Casket Bearers were Darrell Gray, Henry Saubers, Steve Kennedy, James Kincaid, Lance Baker and Randy Greufe. Honorary Bearers were Charlie Upton, Brennen Garry, Aaron Kendrick, Ryan LeCluyse, Teresa Rogers and Diane Karna. Burial was in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery. The family received friends Saturday, February 18, from 1:00 p.m. until service time at 2:30 p.m. at the funeral home.
...In memory of Elizabeth Garry, the family suggests contributions to the Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church.

Edna J. Barbarick
...Edna J. (Nichols) Gagnebin Holmes Barbarick, 91, of Pleasant Hill, was born, March 30, 1925, in Osceola, Missouri, the daughter of Joseph E. and Grace (Cline) Nichols. She departed this life at 2:33 p.m. Sunday, February 12, 2017, at the St. Luke’s Hospital on the Plaza.
...Edna was a 1943 Osceola High School graduate; she later attended business school in Kansas City.
...In January 1944 she was united in marriage to Philip E. Gagnebin, he preceded her in death on May 24, 1956. On April 19, 1963, she was united in marriage to Clinton F. Holmes. He preceded her in death on June 11, 1992. On April 27, 1997, she was united in marriage to Luther Barbarick. He preceded her in death on December 29, 2012.
...Edna was employed as a claim’s representative for the Commercial Union Insurance Company, Kansas City. She was a member of the Big Creek Baptist Church. She loved music and played the dulcimer, auto harp and guitar. She was gifted at sewing, knitting, crocheting, embroidery and quilting. She also enjoyed bowling and roller skate dancing. She was passionate about horses and horseback riding.
...Edna was also preceded in death by her parents and one son, Loyal “Nick” Gagnebin, as well as four sisters, Ruth, Ruby, Rebecca and Mary Eva.
...She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Phylis and Sam Goforth of Raytown; four step-children; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren; one sister, Betty Jo Gagnebin of North Kansas City; other relatives and friends.
...Funeral services were held Saturday, February 18, 2017, at the funeral home.
...Reverend Dr. Kris Tenny-Brittian officiated. Interment was in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Casketbearers were Todd Goforth, Hamid Hamedi, Tate Martin, Travis Martin, John Holmes and Bill Mercer.
...Memorial contributions are suggested to Star Time Riders and may be sent in care of the funeral home.
...Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.stanleydickeyfuneralhome.com.
...Arrangements by Stanley-Dickey Funeral Home, Pleasant Hill.

L. Faye Knox-Brannock
...Lena Faye (Yadon) Knox-Brannock, 87, was born, October 27, 1929, in Pleasant Hill, the daughter of William H. and Eunice V. (Whitehead) Yadon. She was a lifelong resident of Cass County. She departed this life at 11:25 p.m. Sunday, February 12, 2017, at the Meadow View Care Center, Harrisonville.
...Faye was a 1947 Pleasant Hill High School graduate.
...On October 23, 1948, she was united in marriage to Maurice M. Knox in Peculiar; he preceded her in death on March 18, 2003.
...On August 9, 2009, she was united in marriage to Robert Brannock in Pleasant Hill; he survives.
...Faye was a baton twirling instructor during her high school years. She was employed by the Grace Sewing Company in Belton, as a school bus driver for the Ray-Pec school district, and the Head Start Program in Harrisonville. She was a founding member of the Big Creek Baptist Church and a member of the National Rifle Association. She loved sightseeing, taking trips, camping, going to Colorado to visit and see the mountains and wildlife, and spending time around a campfire. She recently fell in love with Cowboy Mounted Shooting.
...Faye was preceded in death by her parents, her first husband Maurice, and one sister, Jennie Bowman.
...She is survived by her husband, Robert Brannock of Pleasant Hill; three sons, Danny (and Sheryl) Knox of Archie, Jerry Knox of La Veta, Colo., Sammy (and Tamara) Knox of Harrisonville, and one daughter, Carol Knox of Pleasant Hill; two sisters, Velma Campbell of Pleasant Hill, and Violet Simmerman of Clinton; seven grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren, with one on the way; two great-great grandchildren; other relatives and friends.
...Visitation was Sunday, February 19, 2017, at the funeral home. Funeral services were held Monday, February 20, 2017, at the funeral home. Pastor Todd MacLean officiated.
...Interment was in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery.
...Casket bearers were Colby Knox, Jason Knox, Mike Grah, Proctor Keyton, Mike Vickers and Nick Foreman. Honorary Casket bearers were Carrie Knox, Casey Keyton, Hydie Loyd, Cijie Grah, and Cameron Foreman.
...Memorial contributions are suggested to the Big Creek Baptist Church and may be sent in care of the funeral home.
...Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.stanleydickeyfuneralhome.com.
...Arrangements by Stanley-Dickey Funeral Home, Pleasant Hill.

William J. “Bill” Baxter
...William J. “Bill” Baxter, 98, of Strasburg, was born August 18, 1918, in Independence, the son of Fred and Beulah (Manley) Baxter. He departed this life at 4:47 a.m. Monday, February 13, 2017, at the
St. Luke’s Hospice House, Kansas City.
...On April 7, 1938, Bill was united in marriage to Francis Glenn in Liberty. She preceded him in death on August 2, 2014.
...Bill owned and operated a small farm near Strasburg; he had also worked for Sni-A-Bar Farms. He was also a gifted tractor mechanic and worked on the side for the Rex Spencer Equipment Co. He enjoyed traveling, reading Louis L’Amour and watching western movies.
...Bill was also preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, J.C. Baxter and Frank Baxter; and two sisters, Lucille Baxter and Loreen Baxter.
...He was survived by his daughter, Betty Richardson of Richmond, Missouri; three grandchildren, Guy (and Rhonda) Kinnison of Richmond, Ralph (and Julie) Kinnison of Lee’s Summit, and Lisa (and Jim) Goble of Greenwood; eight great grandchildren, Laura (and Ryan) Schmidt of Liberty, Jason (and Shanna) Kinnison of Richmond, Jeremy (and Megan) Holler of Independence, Jesse Goble of Lee’s Summit, Cole Goble of Greenwood, Whitney Kinnison of Kansas City, Dillon Kinnison of Kansas City, and Haley Kinnison of Lee’s Summit; four great-great grandchildren, Carson and Brooke Schmidt; Grayson and Izzlie Kinnison; other family and friends.
...Visitation was held February 17, 2017, at the funeral home. Graveside funeral services and interment were held February 18, 2017, at the Strasburg Cemetery.
...Memorial contributions are suggested to St. Luke’s Hospice House and may be sent in care of the funeral home.
...Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.stanleydickeyfuneralhome.com.
...Arrangements by Stanley-Dickey Funeral Home, Pleasant Hill.

Lillard C. Wilmoth
...Lillard C. Wilmoth, 87, of Pleasant Hill, departed this life Sunday, February 19, 2017, at the Golden Years Care Center, Harrisonville. Services are pending.
...Service times and a complete obituary will be published online at www.stanleydickeyfuneralhome.com, as soon as that information becomes available.
...A complete obituary will be published in next week’s edition of the Pleasant Hill Times. Arrangements by Stanley-Dickey Funeral Home, Pleasant Hill.

Edith M. Harrer
...Edith M. Harrer, 101, formerly of Pleasant Hill, departed this life, Monday, February 20, 2017, at the Mt. Olivet Care Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
...Services are pending. Service times and a complete obituary will be published online at www.stanleydickeyfuneralhome.com. when that information becomes available.
... A complete obituary will be published in next week’s edition of the Pleasant Hill Times. Arrangements by Stanley-Dickey Funeral Home,
203 N. Armstrong, Pleasant Hill, Missouri 65080 (816) 540-5550.