Carson-Speaks Chapel

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Recent Carson-Speaks Chapel Obituaries:

Erin F. Eastburn
1938 - 2014
Erin F. Eastburn, 76, of Bates City, Mo., passed away Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014. A visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. tonight, Sept. 30, at the Carson Speaks Chapel, 1501 W. Lexington Ave., Independence,...
Read Full Obituary for Erin F. Eastburn
Published in The Examiner on Sept. 30, 2014
Alice Lorraine Plain
1925 - 2014
Alice L. Plain, 89, of Independence, Mo., passed away Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014. A visitation will be held from 9 to 10 a.m., followed by a 10 a.m. service, on Wednesday, Oct. 1, at the Carson-Speaks Chapel, 1501 W....
Read Full Obituary for Alice Lorraine Plain
Published in The Examiner on Sept. 30, 2014
David E. "Bud" Stevens, 78, Centerview, Mo., passed away Wednesday, Sept. 24. 2014. Services will be 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 29, at the Carson-Speaks Chapel, 1501 W. Lexington Ave., Independence, 816-252-7900. Interment...
Read Full Obituary for David E. "Bud" Stevens
Published in The Examiner on Sept. 25, 2014
Richard Bernel Dreher
1926 - 2014
Richard B. Dreher, 88, of Independence, Mo., passed away Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. A visitation will be held from 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 27, at the Carson-Speaks Chapel, Carson-Speaks Chapel, 1501 W. Lexington...
Read Full Obituary for Richard Bernel Dreher
Published in The Examiner on Sept. 23, 2014
Richard Bernel Dreher
1926 - 2014
Richard B. Dreher, 88, Independence, Mo., passed away Wednesday, September 17, 2014. A visitation will be held from 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 27, at Carson-Speaks Chapel. A funeral service will follow at 10 a.m. at...
Read Full Obituary for RICHARD BERNEL DREHER
Published in Kansas City Star on Sept. 23, 2014
Lorna Ethelyn Simmons
1921 - 2014
Lorna Ethelyn Simmons, 93, Independence, Mo., passed away Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014. Lorna was born August 18, 1921, in Ft. Collins, Colo., the daughter of Clifford C. and Ethel Edna (Brolliar) Cable. She received her...
Read Full Obituary for Lorna Ethelyn Simmons
Published in The Examiner on Sept. 23, 2014
BETTY JO "ELIZABETH" VOLKMAR In her own words: My Darlings, thank you, thank you, thank you for 90 wonderful years of life. To my daughters: Terri Volkmar and Gina Richison: You have given me 5 wonderful grandchildren...
Read Full Obituary for BETTY JO "ELIZABETH" VOLKMAR
Published in Kansas City Star on Sept. 18, 2014
Betty Jo "Elizabeth" Volkmar, 90, passed away September 13, 2014. A Rosary will be held Thursday, September 18, at 7 p.m., at Little Sisters of the Poor. A Funeral Mass will be Friday, September 19, at 10:30 a.m., at...
Read Full Obituary for Betty Jo "Elizabeth" Volkmar
Published in The Examiner on Sept. 18, 2014
Gladys Marie Parks, 92, of Oak Grove, Mo.., passed away Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, in Independence, Mo. Gladys was born on May 16, 1922, in Independence, Missouri. She was the fifth of six children born to Bertha May...
Read Full Obituary for Gladys Marie (Martin) Parks
Published in The Examiner on Sept. 12, 2014
Marlene Joyce Cornwell passed away at the age of 82 on September 10, 2014, from Alzheimer's. She was a lady of great kindness, wonderful personality, a desire to help others when in need and will be missed by her...
Read Full Obituary for MARLENE JOYCE CORNWELL
Published in Kansas City Star on Sept. 12, 2014
James Elroy Doutt
1932 - 2014
James Elroy Doutt, 82, of Independence, Mo., passed away Monday, Sept. 1, 2014. Visitation will be Monday, Sept. 15, from 1 to 2 p.m., with the service following at 2 p.m., at Speaks Suburban Chapel, 18020 E. 39th...
Read Full Obituary for James Elroy Doutt
Published in The Examiner on Sept. 10, 2014
Dean Edwin Harris
1937 - 2014
Dean Edwin Harris, 77, of Independence, Mo., passed away Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 11, at the Carson-Speaks Chapel, 1501 W. Lexington Ave., Independence, 816-252-7900....
Read Full Obituary for Dean Edwin Harris
Published in The Examiner on Sept. 10, 2014