Darryl Dee Lawrence, 70, of Harrisonville, passed away on July 18, 2023 surrounded by family after a year-long battle with Metastatic Small Cell Lung Cancer.  Darryl was born to Jack and Alice Lawrence at Fort MacArthur Station Hospital in San Pedro, California. His early school years were spent in various countries overseas and he graduated […]

Jo Ann (Gattenby) Swearengin

Jo Ann (Gattenby) Swearengin April 4, 1936 – July 17, 2023  Jo Ann (Gattenby) Swearengin, 87, Harrisonville, passed away Monday, July 17, at Crown Care Rehab and Healthcare Center in Harrisonville.  Graveside services were held Thursday, July 20, at the Clearfork Cemetery in Garden City. (Arrangements-Atkinson Funeral Home, Harrisonville;  atkinsonfuneralhome.com). Jo Ann was born April 4, […]

Brent S. Alexander

Brent S. Alexander January 10, 1971 – July 14, 2023 Brent Shannon Alexander, 52, of Harrisonville, was born January 10, 1971, in Kansas City.  He departed this life, Friday, July 14, as a result of injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident near East Lynne. At the age of 10, Brent was baptized at the First […]

Jerry Mac Copeland

Jerry Mac Copeland August 4, 1946 – July 13, 2023 Jerry Mac Copeland, 76, passed away on July 13th, at Bates County Hospital.  Jerry was born August 4, 1946 to Tom and Jaunita (Thompson) Copeland in Grandview, the last of three children and the only son. Jerry went to Grandview public schools from 1st grade to […]

Merlene A. Richey

Merlene A. Richey September 17, 1958 – June 10, 2023 Merlene Adel Richey, 64, of Pleasant Hill, was born September 17, 1958, in Wichita, Kansas, the daughter of Marvin E. and Barbara J. (Carterette) Richey.  She departed this life, Saturday, June 10, 2023, at her home surrounded by her family. Merlene was employed as a […]

James Earl Huey 

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Earl “Gene” Eugene Stair

Earl “Gene” Eugene Stair August 26, 1928 – July 8, 2023 Earl “Gene” Eugene Stair, 94, longtime resident of Monroeville, Pennsylvania, passed peacefully and comforted by his devoted family on July 8, 2023.  Earl was born August 26, 1928, in Harrisonville, the son of the late Earl and Merna (Bennett) Stair. Earl will be remembered lovingly […]