Mrs. Stella A. Mash

Stella Adeline (Barnett) Mash daughter of James Julian Barnett and Cordelia Elizabeth (Jewell) Barnett was born February 22, 1921 with a twin sister who died as an infant, in Shannon County Missouri. Stella passed away at Mountain View Nursing Home on March 23, 2015 making her age 94 years, 1 month, and 1 day.

Stella was united in marriage to Edwin Wayne Mash June 5, 1958. They enjoyed 40 years of marriage. To their union one daughter, Susan Elaine was stillborn in 1960.

Stella was baptized at Forks of the Creek south of Arroll. She attended Summersville Church of Christ until she moved to Mountain View.

Stella helped Edwin with their milking operation for several years. She would name all the bottle calves she helped to raise. Stella had a way with flowers, from raising them to arranging them, she had the touch. She enjoyed reading and sharing books with others. Stella spent time doing cross word puzzles, sometimes using an ink pen.

Stella was the last of seven siblings.

Surviving Stella are her nieces, nephews, and friends who will miss her beautiful smile.

Graveside Funeral Services will be held Friday, March 27th, 2015 at 10:00Am at Summersville City Cemetery. Visitation will be held Thursday evening, March 26 from 6 to8 PM at Bradford Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in Summersville City Cemetery under the care of Bradford Funeral Home. Online Condolences may be left at

Mr. Elmer Dwayne Young

Elmer Dwayne Young the son of Fred Elmer Young  and Mabel Mae (Williams) Young was born December 30, 1940 in Summersville, Missouri and passed away at the Texas County Memorial Hospital in Houston, Missouri on Saturday, March 14, 2015 making his age 74 years 2 months and 14 days.
Wayne was united in marriage to Leona May (Nault) Young. They were blessed with 1 daughter Robin Leona (Young) Haynes. Wayne brought 3 other boys to the marriage Carl, David and James Pepper.

Wayne worked for many years in the auto industry mostly in car sales. After he retired he still loved to find cars and clean them up to sell.

Wayne is preceded in death by his wife Leona May, father and mother, Fred and Mabel Young, 2 brothers, William Leroy, Fred Allen and 1 sister Grace Riegle.

He is survived by his daughter, Robin Haynes and her husband Dan Haynes, and grandchildren Nick and Lilly Haynes, all of Fenton, Missouri, 3 other grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren, 3 sons, Carl, David, and James Pepper all of Illinois, sisters, Eunice Young of Houston, Missouri, Ruby Diesel of Springfield, Missouri, Ruth Bell of Summersville, Missouri and Shirley Ireland of St. Charles, Missouri; 2 brothers, Melvin Laverne and wife Linda of Summersville, Missouri, Larry Young and wife Yvonne of bull Shoals, Arkansas ; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 12:00 at Bradford Funeral Home Chapel in Summersville with Rev. Steve Steelman officiating. Visitation will be held Wednesday, March 18, from 11 to 12 at Bradford Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be in Summersville City Cemetery under the care of Bradford Funeral Home. Online condolences maybe left at

Mrs. Willa Dea (Groshon) Pendland

Willa Dea Pendland the daughter of William Tine Groshon and Mary Edna (George) Groshon was born May 30, 1931 at Summersville, Missouri and passed away at Depaul Hospital in Bridgeton, Missouri on Wednesday March 4, 2015 making her age 83 years 9 months and 4 days.

Willa was united in marriage to Johnny Pendland, May 28, 1949 at Salem, Arkansas. To their union 2 children were born, Ronald Keith and Brenda Marlene.

Willa loved doing yard work, spending time with her family, relaxing in her home, doing bookkeeping, playing Solitaire, and watching TV.

Preceding in death is her father and mother William and Mary Groshon; husband Johnnie Pendland; son Ronald Pendland; sisters, Maude Lea Heiney, Cleta Richardson, and Jessie Groshon; brothers, Merle Groshon, Earl Groshon, Leonard Groshon, and Glen Groshon.

Surviving are daughter Brenda Pendland of St. Louis, Missouri; granddaughter Melissa (Pendland) Reimer and husband Matt of St. Louis, Missouri; and great-grandchildren Karolena and William Reimer II both of St. Louis, Missouri.

Memorial Services for Mrs. Willa Dea (Groshon) Pendland will be held Saturday, March 14, at 11:00 Am at Bradford Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in Summersville City Cemetery under the care of Bradford Funeral Home.

Mrs. Glenda Stoops

Funeral services will beheld on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 10:00AM at Bradford Funeral Home Chapel in Summersville with Rev. Gary Steelman officiating. Visitation will be Tuesday evening from 6 to 8 PM. Burial will be in Riley Cemetery under the care of Bradford Funeral Home. Online condolences may be left at

Glenda Lea Stoops, the daughter of Jeff and Eva Stringer was born December 26,1942 at Hartshorn, Missouri and passed away peacefully in her sleep at her home in Hartshorn, Missouri on Monday, March 2, 2015 making her age 72 years 2 months and 6 day.

She was united in marriage to Clyde Lowell on June 11,1960. They were blessed with two children, Marilyn Kaye and Darryl Clyde. After Clyde’s death on March 31,1983, she then married David Stoops on October 12,1984.

Glenda was saved and baptized at an early age, and was a faithful member of the Hartshorn Assembly of God Church where she attended all her life. She enjoyed going to church with her children, grandchildren, great- grandchildren, and so many family and friends.

Glenda’s favorite past-time was painting with her special friend, Maggie Cobb. She loved to share her hand painted ornaments with her girls at Christmas time. She also enjoyed quilting and sewing. She made quilts for her kids and grand kids, and donated many quilts for area benefits. She loved spoiling her grandchildren, often sneaking coffee and candy to them as they were growing up. Her great grandchildren were her pride and joy, and she was very excited to meet her newest great-granddaughter in April.

Preceding Glenda in death are her parents Jeff and Eva Stringer; first husband Clyde Lowell; brother Donald Stringer and wife Vivian; brothers-in-law Charles Michel and Andy Stoops, and sister-in-law Ilene (Stoops) Powell.

Glenda is survived by her husband David Stoops of the home; children Marilyn and husband Gary Steelman of Hartshorn, Missouri; Darryl and wife Brenda Lowell of Summersville, Missouri; grandchildren, Jason Steelman and wife Wytney of Hartshorn, Brenda Brawley and husband Cory of Summersville, and Clint and wife Ashley Smotherman of Summersville; great grandchildren Jake Smotherman, Evy Steelman, Daniel Brawley, Elijah Steelman, and Jase Smotherman; her sisters and brother, Ruthene (Duane) Gift of St. Charles, Missouri, Nadine Michel of Hartshorn, Missouri, Macel (Frank) Anderson of Broken Bow, Nebraska, Norma (Frank) Burch of Solo, Missouri, and Doug (Gayle) Stringer of Hartshorn, Missouri; sister-in-law Josephine Stoops, brother-in-law Wayne Powell, and brother and  sister-in-law Merle and Carol Lowell. She also leaves behind a host of nieces, nephews, and many other family and friends whom she loved very much.

Mr. Thomas Eugene Holler

Thomas Eugene Holler SR.

Thomas Eugene Holler Sr. the son of Vertis Lester Holler and Edna Rose Griffin Holler was born November 7, 1948 in Kansas City, Missouri and passed away at the Northwood Hills Care Center in Humansville, Missouri on February 22, 2015 after a lengthy illness, making his age 66 years 3 months and 15 days.

He was blessed with 8 children, Thomas Eugene Jr., Timothy, Erica, Mathew, Jonathan, Joshua, Amy and Billy. Thomas lived and worked in the Kansas City area, working at General Motors plant, McDonald’s, and several gas stations. When his health declined he came to live with his daughter Erica in Yukon, Missouri. He was a Kansas City Chief fan and would watch any games he could.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Vertis and Edna, son Timothy and granddaughter Destiny.

Thomas is survived by his children, Thomas Holler Jr. of Kansas City, Missouri, Erica Franklin and husband Andy of Yukon, Missouri, Matthew Holler of Mountain View, Missouri, Jonathon Holler, Amy Holler,and Billy Holler all of Kansas City, Missouri; his brothers and sisters, Jerry Holler and wife Donna of Kansas City, Missouri, Bobby Holler of Blue Springs, Missouri, Christine Williamson of Lincoln, Missouri and Terry Braley and husband Gerald of Kansas City, Missouri.
Thomas is also survived by several grandchildren and a host of other family members.

Memorial Visitation will be held a Bradford Funeral Home Chapel in Summersville Friday, February 27 from 3 Pm to 4 PM. Mr. Holler ashes will interred at a later date under the care of Bradford Funeral Home of Summersville.

Mr. Steven Franklin Ethington

Steven Franklin Ethington the son of Edgar A. Ethington and Francis (Phillips) Ethington was born September 16, 1931 in Chandler, Arizona. Steven passed away at his home with his family at his side on Thursday morning, February 19, 2015 making his age 83 years 5 months and 3 days.

Steven was united in marriage to Lois Jane Brown on April 14, 1962, to their union three children were born, Glenn Steven, Arthur Lamar, and Tamara Lynn.
He was a active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. He serve his country for 24 years in the United States Air Force.
Steven enjoyed farming, gunsmithing, hunting, and fishing. He enjoyed traveling, raising his children in Japan and Europe. He enjoyed traveling to China many times during which he fostered many deep relationships.

He is preceded in death by his father Edgar A. Ethington, mother Francis (Phillips) Ethington and son Glenn Steven Ethington.

He is survived by his wife Lois Jane, son Arthur Lamar and wife Christana, daughter Tamara Tucker and husband Richard; 5 grandchildren and 3 grandchildren and a host of other family members.

Graveside services will be held Saturday February 21, 2015 at Midvale Cemetery at 11:00 Am with burial in Midvale Cemetery under the care of Bradford Funeral Home.