Bonnie M. Russell Brown

Funeral Services for Mrs. Bonnie Russell Brown, age 77, a resident of Summersville will be held Saturday, December 20th at 10:00 AM at Bradford Funeral Home in Summersville.
Visitation for Mrs. Bonnie Russell Brown will be held at Bradford Funeral Home on Friday evening, December 19th, from 6 to 8 PM.
Burial will be at Bethel Cemetery near Summersville under the care of Bradford Funeral Home of Summersville. Online condolences maybe left at

Bonnie M. Russell Brown the daughter of Ray Houston and Stella (McCallister) Houston was born January 23, 1937 in Summersville, MO. She passed away at the Mountain View Health Care in Mountain View, Missouri on Thursday morning, December 18, 2014 making her age 77 years.

Bonnie was united in marriage to Jerry Russell. She was blessed with three sons, Kenny Russell, Denny Russell and Jay Russell.

Bonnie was a member of the Methodist Church in Summersville, Missouri. She attended church until she was unable due to failing health.

The thing Bonnie cherished the most was being with her family. She especially loved going on road trips and being a passenger in the back seat.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Ray and Stella Houston and her sister Betty House.

Bonnie is survived by her three sons, Kenny Russell and wife Bonnie of Summersville, Missouri, Denny Russell of Summersville, Missouri, Jay Russell and wife Debbie of Willow Springs, Missouri, 5 grandchildren, Cassie Rutledge and husband Chris of Willow Springs, Missouri, Jeremy Russell of Summersville, Missouri, Jarod and wife Kristi of Columbia, Missouri, Jamie Shelton of Sunrise Beach, Missouri, and Hanna Russell of Willow Springs, Missouri, 8 great grandchildren Fisher Ray Russell of Summersville, Missouri, Caleb Rutledge, Josh Rutledge and Jordan Rutledge all of Willow Springs, Missouri, Trenton Shelton, Trinity Troyer, and Jack Braden all of Sunrise Beach, Missouri, Reggie Spelman of Columbia, Missouri, and 1brother Bob Houston and wife Joyce, several nieces, nephews and many friends.

Phoenix Lanette Hoffman

Phoenix Lanette Hoffman was born December 16, 2014 at 8:32 Am at the Missouri Baptist Hospital in Sullivan, MO and went into the arms of the Angels.

She leaves behind a loving mother and father Amanda D. Wilson and Steven B. Hoffman of St. Clair Missouri; 1 brother and 2 sisters, James Tausher, age 7, Lonna Keeton, age 4, and Harley Hoffman, age 2.
She is also survived by grandparents, Salvador and Donna S. Ortiz of Raymondville, Missouri, Chuck and Deena Shepherd of St. Clair, Missouri, Jerry and Sharon Wilson of Victorville,California, great grandmothers, Noveta Smith of Houston, Missouri, and Christina Prather of Sonora, California, aunts and uncles, Jason and Tracy Price of Sarcoxie, Missouri, Ronnie Ponder and Jamie Hoffman of Wichita, Kansas, Jerry Price Jr. of Houston, Missouri, Jonathan Price of Cadet, Missouri, Brian and Jennifer Sutton of Anderson, Missouri. She is also survived by many other family members and family friends who would have loved her.

She is preceded in death by her great grandpa Donald Smith, and grandpa Phillip Hoffman.

Funeral Services will be held Saturday, December 20, 2014 at 1:00 PM at Bradford Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Gary Steelman officiating.
The family will receive friends from 12 to service time at 1:00 PM Saturday.
Burial will be in Antioch Cemetery under the care of Bradford Funeral Home.

Mrs. Hazel Miller

Hazel L. Miller the daughter of James Alfred Keeling and Sarah Jane Ramsey Keeling, was born at Birch Tree, MO on December 27, 1919 and passed away at Mountain View Health Care November 26, 2014 making her age 94 years.
Hazel was united in marriage to Ray Miller December 27, 1947. They were married 25 years before Ray passed away December 26, 1972.
Hazel attended Summersville First Baptist Church. She joined Summersville Order of Eastern Star in 1970 and was a member of Summersville Chapter 363 where she served as Worthy Matron. After Summersville Order of Eastern Star closed, she became a member of Current River Chapter 239 at Eminence, MO.

She enjoyed living on the farm life and taking care of her cattle and chickens. She also loved to fish and spend time outdoors. Hazel also liked to spend time with her friends and family playing cards.

Preceding Hazel in death is her husband Ray, parents ,James and Sarah Keeling, brothers, Otto Keeling, Frank Keeling, Ruben Keeling, and Richard Keeling, sisters, Alta Short, Edna May Keeling, Lena Rivers Keeling and Mary Ann Renegar.
She is survived by her nieces, nephews, cousins, and many friends who loved her.

Funeral Services and Order of Eastern Star services will be held on Friday, November 28th, 2014 at 12:00 Noon at Bradford Funeral Home Chapel in Summersville. Visitation will be held on Friday, November 28th from 10 Am until 12 noon. Burial will be in Corinth Cemetery near Birch Tree, MO under the care of Bradford Funeral Home. Online condolences maybe left at

Mrs. Rosetta Mae Foster

Rosetta Mae Foster

Rosetta Mae Foster the daughter of Adam H. Crabtree and Mary E. (Morgan) Crabtree was born December 18, 1922 in Hartshorn, Missouri. Rosetta passed away Thursday, October 30, 2014 at Mountain View Health Care making her age 91 years 10 months 13 days.

Rosetta was united in marriage to Archie M. Morrow and to their union 5 children were born Shirley, Carolyn, Lee, Betty and Terry.

She actively attended the Houston Assembly of God Church where she played the piano. She was a talented musician. She enjoyed singing, playing music, gospel, blue grass and some country music. She like to keep busy sewing and quilting. She loved it when everyone got together, and was a great story teller.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Adam and Mary Crabtree, her 1st husband Archie Morrow, her 2nd husband Joseph Foster, daughter Shirley Willard, daughter-in-law Cynthia Morrow, brothers, Roy Crabtree, Evertt Crabtree, Ray Crabtree, Ervin Crabtree, and Nathan Crabtree and one sister Ruth Howard.

She is survived by her children, Carolyn Bunch and husband Robert of Raymondville, Missouri, Lee Morrow and wife Earleene of Silex Springs, Missouri,Terry Morrow of Houston, Missouri, Betty Millsaps and husband Floyd of Sparta, Tennessee, 13 grandchildren 16 great grandchildren 12 great great grandchildren, 2 brothers, Lenard Crabtree and wife Beverly of Shelbina, Missouri, Clinton Crabtree and wife Darlene of Shelbina, Missouri, a host of nieces, nephews and a host of many friends.

Services will be held Sunday November 2, 2014 at 2:00 Pm at Bradford Funeral Home with Rev. Gary Steelman officiating. Visitation will be held Saturday evening November 1, at Bradford Chapel from 6 to 8 PM. Arrangements are under the care of Bradford Funeral Home.

Mr. Winford Dale Jordan Sr.

Winford Dale Jordan Sr.

Winford Dale Jordan Sr. the son of Fred Leo Jordan and Vina Marie (Gale) Jordan was born on April 4, 1940 at Hartshorn, Missouri. He passed away at his home in Success on Thursday, October 30, 2014 making his age 74 years.

He was united in marriage to Marney L. Nevills. They were blessed with 6 children, Dale, Sheila, Perry, Patty, Leo and Christie.

He was a mechanic for many years in Kansas City and then was a shade tree mechanic for those who needed his help. He was a woodcutter by heart, and loved being in the woods.
He enjoyed barbequing for his family and friends, or anyone who would drop by to eat. He loved western television shows and spent many hours watching them when his health failed.

Preceding him in death are his parents; Fred and Vina; brothers, Dewayne, Burford, Stanley Leo, Sammy, Rickey, and one daughter Sheila.

Winford is survived by his wife Marney of the home in Success, Missouri; his children, Dale Jordan Jr,. of Success, Missouri, Perry Jordan and wife Pamela of Hartshorn, Missouri, Patty Schmidt and husband Joey of Syracuse, Missouri, Leo Jordan and wife Sherri of Clarksburg, Missouri, Christie Koch and husband Tony of Houston, Missouri, and a host of grandchildren and great grandchildren, brothers and sisters, Jerry Dean Trolinger of Winona, Missouri, Leona Lucas of Houston, Missouri Judy Jane Trolinger of St. Clair, Missouri, Harley Gene Foster of Houston, Missouri, Betty Lou Busse of Bourbon, Missouri, Wanda Lackey of Sullivan, Timmy Lovens of West Plains, Missouri, Connie Louise Adkerson of West Plains, Missouri, Sharon Kay Callahan of Wentzville, Missouri and a host of nephews and nieces.

Services: Saturday, November 1, 2014 at 1:00 PM at Bradford Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Bill Villapiano. Visitation will be from 11:30 to 1 at Service time on Saturday.

Mr. Andrew (Andy) Stoops

Andrew Joseph Stoops the son of Elgin Stoops and Mabel Garner Stoops was born January 3, 1929 in Summersville, Missouri and passed away at Summersville, Missouri, Tuesday, October 28, 2014 making his age 85 years 9 month and 25 days.

Andy was united in marriage to Josephine M. Stoops. To their union 4 children were born, Roger Dale, Ronald Andrew, Andrea Faye and Rockle Calvin.

Andy served as the president of Soil Conservation District of Texas County , Assessor-Date township for 4 years, refereed basketball games, served on Summersville School Board and Stallman School Board combined for 24 years, served 29 years Community Bank NA Bank Board, founding member of the Pinecrest Sportsman Club and a member of the Golden Eagle in the NRA.

He served in the United States Army, where he started basic training in Fort Knox, Kentucky, then he was transferred to Alaska where he earned the rank of Corporal.
He earned his discharge while serving in New York. He was proud of his medals, especially the M1 Rifle Marksman award. He also played basketball on the Military team.

He worked in the timber industry for over 60 years, working along side his sons, grandsons and great grandson. He was also the co-owner of Houston Wood Treating Plant. When not in the woods, he was working on the family farm where he and Jo raised Hereford cattle.

He loved to fish and hunt, deer, elk, and turkey and hunting arrowheads. He enjoyed telling stories and especially enjoyed his grand-kids and great grand-kids, loved spending time with family and friends.
Playing the guitar and harmonica for family and listening to country music was one of the many things he enjoyed.

Preceding in death are his father Elgin Stoops and his mother Mabel Stoops, brother Ervin, sister Illene, and daughter Andrea Faye.

Andy is survived by his wife Jo Stoops of the home, sons, Roger and Dottie Stoops, Ronald and Debbie Stoops, Rockle and Vicki Stoops all of Summersville, Missouri, grandchildren, Mike (Stephanie), Rodney (Sheila) and Levi Stoops all of Summersville, Missouri, Shannon (Maddie) Stoops of Kansas City, Missouri, Shay (Jonathon) Ronna of Metamora, Illinois, Logan Stoops of Little Rock,Arkansas, Sunny (James ) Carr of Riviera, Texas, step-grandchildren Carla (Rod) Chandler of Alabama, Jaclyn Norris of Summersville, Missouri, Kayla Nicholson of Winona, great grandchildren Katie, Andrew, Kasey, Kristen of Summersville, Missouri , Afton and Taiten Ronna of Metamora, Illinois, Scarlett and Brady Stoops of Kansas City, Missouri, Layne, John and Hunter Stoops of New York, Seth Cook of Riviera, Texas, Colin and Jordan Chandler of Alabama, Abby, Kyle and Weston Norris of Winona, Missouri Ella Reed Cash of Winona, Missouri.