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Forest Lawn Funeral Home and Memorial Park

3994 Monroe Highway
Ball, LA 71405
(318) 640-1375
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Gallagher Funeral Home

3994 Monroe Hwy
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Stanley Newton

Monday, June 26, 2017

He was a very private and selfless person, but always took the time to get to know someone the best he could. He loved supporting his granddaughters by attending their softball games or dance recitals. He thoroughly enjoyed traveling, especially to warm places to lounge on a beach or to watch college football bowl games. Though he loved traveling and seeing all the different cities, Stan enjoyed being in the outdoors; hunting, fishing or golfing. He was an avid sports fan and enjoyed cheering on the Mizzou Tigers and St. Louis Cardinals. His sweet and simple demeanor that won the hearts of many as well as his unwavering faith in God will never be forgotten.Survivors include: one son, Aaron Newton (wife Lori) of Jefferson City, MO.; one daughter, Courtney Yake of Springfield, MO.; three granddaughters, Dakota Newton, Megan Newton, and Mia Yake; his parents, Gene and Maggie Newton of Jefferson City, MO.; one brother, Scott Newton of Jefferson City, MO.; one sister, Kathy Volkerding (husband Bob) of Jefferson City, MO.; his niece, Leslie Chiles (husband Dave); and three nephews, Brian Bloomer (wife Susan), Shannon Newton (wife Bree), and Kaleb Newton.Visitation will be at Freeman Mortuary from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. Friday, June 23, 2017.Funeral services will be conducted at 12:00 p.m. Friday, June 23, 2017 in the Freeman Chapel with the Reverend Dr. Monte Shinkle officiating. Graveside services and interment will be held at Riverview Cemetery.In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to the Alabaster Ministries, 8514 North Donna Ct., Kansas City, Mo. 64153 Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Freeman Mortuary.

Kylie Hendrix

Monday, June 26, 2017

Tom and Crystal Hendrix of Leslie; sister Tommie Lyn Hendrix of Leslie; and grandparents Ula May Rowe and husband Steve of Yellville, Lyndon Hendrix and wife Katie of Snowball, Marcy Western and Mark Mondahl of North Little Rock, and Roger Smith and wife Becky of Harrison. Kylie is also survived by great-grandparents Laverne Hendrix of Marshall, Gene Cole of Marshall, Norman and Millie Mondahl of Harrison and Robert Smith of Marshall; as well as numerous aunts, uncles, and other family and friends.Kylie Jo was preceded in death by her great-grandparents Rudolph Hendrix, Margaret Cole, Genita Smith, Emma Jo Western and Lewis "Dub" Western.A memorial service will be held for Kylie on Friday, June 16, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at Clinton Funeral Service with Mr. Michael Wells officiating.The family asks, that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the Clinton High School Band in Kylie's name.Arrangements entrusted to Clinton Funeral Service. To sign Kylie's Book of Memories, please go to www.clintonfuneralservice.com.

Jovenia Cortez

Monday, June 26, 2017

Edward Cortez, Sr, four sons; Mamerto (Psyde) Cortez, Jr, Edward (Catherine) Cortez, Nehemias (Corazon) Cortez and Richard (Vilma) Cortez, one daughter Imelda Jovelyn ( Benigno) Ballesteros, one brother and twelve grandchildren. Funeral services were 11:00am Monday, June 26, 2017 at Warren Funeral Home with interment at Warren Cemetery...

James Fleming

Monday, June 26, 2017

Walter and Pearl Putnam, in Callaway County, Mo. He graduated as valedictorian of his class from New Bloomfield High School, where he excelled in both baseball and track. Jim began a career working for the United States Department of Defense in Washington, D.C. as a computer programmer. He provided on-site support for the Joint Chiefs of Staff communications computers at the Pentagon during his career that spanned over 30 years. Military assignments his last 18 years included installing computer LANs (Local Area Network) at military Command-Posts in Saudi Arabia, Bosnia, and Somalia. Once Jim retired from the Department of Defense, he returned to Jefferson City to be closer to family and enjoyed living life at a slower pace.He was a member of the B.P.O. Elks Lodge, 513. Survivors include: one aunt, Bea Putnam, several cousins, and many friends.He was preceded in death by his parents.Private graveside services and interment will be conducted at Hawthorn Memorial Gardens.In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to the charity of the donor’s choice. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Freeman Mortuary.

Jack King

Monday, June 26, 2017

He farmed from 1966 until 1988. He worked in the oilfield in the Enid area until he retired in 2002. He enjoyed spending time with his family, attending his grandkids ballgames, fishing, and building things in his shop using his lathe, creating working miniature models of steam engines and Ft. Worth Cable Tool rigs. He also enjoyed riding his motorcycle. Jack enjoyed life to the fullest, working hard, playing hard, and spending time with his family.Jack is preceded in death by his parents, son Randy King; father in law Kenneth Baugher, mother in law Mable Baugher, brother in law Mick Baugher and sister in law Norma Miller. He is survived by his wife Leona, of the home in Drummond; three children, son Rick King and wife Becky, of Garnett, KS; son Steve King and wife Betty, of Drummond ; daughter Jackie Ekman and husband Daryl of Drummond; eleven grandchildren; twenty-five great grandchildren; as well as many nieces, nephews, and many friends.Memorials in Jack’s name may be made to the Drummond Fire Department with Ladusau-Evans Funera Home serving as custodian of the funds.Condolences may be made and services viewed online at www.ladusauevans.com.

Dorothy Ball

Monday, June 26, 2017

Dorothy Maxine Ball, 97, of Clinton, formerly of Fairfield Bay, passed away June 10, 2017. She was born on June 25, 1919 in Nevada, Iowa to Howard and Emma Farni. Dorothy worked as a Financial Secretary before retirement and moving to Fairfield Bay. Left to cherish her memory are her sons Larry Ball, James Ball and Richard Ball as well as numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and other family and friends. Dorothy was preceded in death by her father Howard Farni, her mother Emma Farni, husband Stanley R. Ball; brother Elmer Farni, brother Marvin Farni and sister Marjorie Farni. Arrangements entrusted to Clinton Funeral Service. To sign Dorothy's Book of Memories, please go to www.clintonfuneralservice.com.

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Stanley Newton

Monday, June 26, 2017

He was a very private and selfless person, but always took the time to get to know someone the best he could. He loved supporting his granddaughters by attending their softball games or dance recitals. He thoroughly enjoyed traveling, especially to warm places to lounge on a beach or to watch college football bowl games. Though he loved traveling and seeing all the different cities, Stan enjoyed being in the outdoors; hunting, fishing or golfing. He was an avid sports fan and enjoyed cheering on the Mizzou Tigers and St. Louis Cardinals. His sweet and simple demeanor that won the hearts of many as well as his unwavering faith in God will never be forgotten.Survivors include: one son, Aaron Newton (wife Lori) of Jefferson City, MO.; one daughter, Courtney Yake of Springfield, MO.; three granddaughters, Dakota Newton, Megan Newton, and Mia Yake; his parents, Gene and Maggie Newton of Jefferson City, MO.; one brother, Scott Newton of Jefferson City, MO.; one sister, Kathy Volkerding (husband Bob) of Jefferson City, MO.; his niece, Leslie Chiles (husband Dave); and three nephews, Brian Bloomer (wife Susan), Shannon Newton (wife Bree), and Kaleb Newton.Visitation will be at Freeman Mortuary from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. Friday, June 23, 2017.Funeral services will be conducted at 12:00 p.m. Friday, June 23, 2017 in the Freeman Chapel with the Reverend Dr. Monte Shinkle officiating. Graveside services and interment will be held at Riverview Cemetery.In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to the Alabaster Ministries, 8514 North Donna Ct., Kansas City, Mo. 64153 Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Freeman Mortuary.

Kylie Hendrix

Monday, June 26, 2017

Tom and Crystal Hendrix of Leslie; sister Tommie Lyn Hendrix of Leslie; and grandparents Ula May Rowe and husband Steve of Yellville, Lyndon Hendrix and wife Katie of Snowball, Marcy Western and Mark Mondahl of North Little Rock, and Roger Smith and wife Becky of Harrison. Kylie is also survived by great-grandparents Laverne Hendrix of Marshall, Gene Cole of Marshall, Norman and Millie Mondahl of Harrison and Robert Smith of Marshall; as well as numerous aunts, uncles, and other family and friends.Kylie Jo was preceded in death by her great-grandparents Rudolph Hendrix, Margaret Cole, Genita Smith, Emma Jo Western and Lewis "Dub" Western.A memorial service will be held for Kylie on Friday, June 16, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at Clinton Funeral Service with Mr. Michael Wells officiating.The family asks, that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the Clinton High School Band in Kylie's name.Arrangements entrusted to Clinton Funeral Service. To sign Kylie's Book of Memories, please go to www.clintonfuneralservice.com.

Jovenia Cortez

Monday, June 26, 2017

Edward Cortez, Sr, four sons; Mamerto (Psyde) Cortez, Jr, Edward (Catherine) Cortez, Nehemias (Corazon) Cortez and Richard (Vilma) Cortez, one daughter Imelda Jovelyn ( Benigno) Ballesteros, one brother and twelve grandchildren. Funeral services were 11:00am Monday, June 26, 2017 at Warren Funeral Home with interment at Warren Cemetery...

James Fleming

Monday, June 26, 2017

Walter and Pearl Putnam, in Callaway County, Mo. He graduated as valedictorian of his class from New Bloomfield High School, where he excelled in both baseball and track. Jim began a career working for the United States Department of Defense in Washington, D.C. as a computer programmer. He provided on-site support for the Joint Chiefs of Staff communications computers at the Pentagon during his career that spanned over 30 years. Military assignments his last 18 years included installing computer LANs (Local Area Network) at military Command-Posts in Saudi Arabia, Bosnia, and Somalia. Once Jim retired from the Department of Defense, he returned to Jefferson City to be closer to family and enjoyed living life at a slower pace.He was a member of the B.P.O. Elks Lodge, 513. Survivors include: one aunt, Bea Putnam, several cousins, and many friends.He was preceded in death by his parents.Private graveside services and interment will be conducted at Hawthorn Memorial Gardens.In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to the charity of the donor’s choice. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Freeman Mortuary.

Jack King

Monday, June 26, 2017

He farmed from 1966 until 1988. He worked in the oilfield in the Enid area until he retired in 2002. He enjoyed spending time with his family, attending his grandkids ballgames, fishing, and building things in his shop using his lathe, creating working miniature models of steam engines and Ft. Worth Cable Tool rigs. He also enjoyed riding his motorcycle. Jack enjoyed life to the fullest, working hard, playing hard, and spending time with his family.Jack is preceded in death by his parents, son Randy King; father in law Kenneth Baugher, mother in law Mable Baugher, brother in law Mick Baugher and sister in law Norma Miller. He is survived by his wife Leona, of the home in Drummond; three children, son Rick King and wife Becky, of Garnett, KS; son Steve King and wife Betty, of Drummond ; daughter Jackie Ekman and husband Daryl of Drummond; eleven grandchildren; twenty-five great grandchildren; as well as many nieces, nephews, and many friends.Memorials in Jack’s name may be made to the Drummond Fire Department with Ladusau-Evans Funera Home serving as custodian of the funds.Condolences may be made and services viewed online at www.ladusauevans.com.

Dorothy Ball

Monday, June 26, 2017

Dorothy Maxine Ball, 97, of Clinton, formerly of Fairfield Bay, passed away June 10, 2017. She was born on June 25, 1919 in Nevada, Iowa to Howard and Emma Farni. Dorothy worked as a Financial Secretary before retirement and moving to Fairfield Bay. Left to cherish her memory are her sons Larry Ball, James Ball and Richard Ball as well as numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and other family and friends. Dorothy was preceded in death by her father Howard Farni, her mother Emma Farni, husband Stanley R. Ball; brother Elmer Farni, brother Marvin Farni and sister Marjorie Farni. Arrangements entrusted to Clinton Funeral Service. To sign Dorothy's Book of Memories, please go to www.clintonfuneralservice.com.