Mrs. Violet Chilton

Graveside Funeral Services for Mrs. Violet Chilton, age 86, a resident of Mountain Home, Arkansas will be held Saturday, April 26th, at 1:00 PM at Oak Forest Cemetery in Birch Tree, with Rev. Robert Medley officiating.

Burial will be in Oak Forest Cemetery near Birch Tree under the care of Bradford Funeral Home.

Mrs. Dorothy Roberta Hauser

Memorial Services for Roberta Hauser of Foristell, Missouri will be held Saturday, May 3rd, 2014 at 12:00 at Bradford Funeral Chapel in Summersville, with Rev.Gary Steelman officiating. Burial will be in Antioch Cemetery.

Melvin LeRoy Tune

Melvin LeRoy Tune the son of William Edd Tune and Delphia Irene (Lee) Tune was born in Summersville, Missouri on October 13, 1944. Melvin passed away Sunday, April 20, 2014 at the Texas County Memorial Hospital in Houston, Missouri making his age 69 years.

Melvin was blessed with two children Brad and Karen. He was raised in the Summersville area, leaving to serving the United States Navy serving from 1962 to1966. He also served in the Navy Reserves for several years.
He worked at Del Monte in Rochelle, Illinois then moving to Missouri and worked for International Harvester and Kraft foods.

After his retirement he moved to Summersville, and made many friends. He was a regular at the restaurants, where he enjoyed visiting. He was a member of the Free Masons at Theodosia; a member of the AMVETS. He attended Bethel Community Church when his health permitted.

He loved working outside and getting his hands dirty. His greatest joy was his kids and grandkids. He loved doing family genealogy. He got along with everyone and was loved by everyone. He always wanted to make everyone smile even if he didn’t know you. He was the connection for the family as he kept everyone updated with all the family members.

Preceding Melvin in death are his father William Edd Tune, mother Delphia Irene Tune, nephew Victor and niece Vickie.

He is survived by his son Brad and wife Amanda and their two daughters, Olivia and Zoey, his daughter Karen and husband David, their daughter Isabella, and three sons, Jakob, Jonah and Jeremiah; sister Shirley Hensley of Lewisburg, Tennessee, brother Bill Ed of Summersville, Missouri, sister Mildred Barnhart of Rocksprings, Texas, brother Lenro Tune of Willow Springs, Missouri, sister Nadine Boyle and husband Bob of Franzee, Minnesota and their families. Melvin is also survived by his aunts, uncles and many friends.
Funeral Services Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 11:00 Am at Bradford Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Steve Steelman officiating. Interment and Military were
in Oakside Cemetery under the care of Bradford Funeral Home .

Brenda Gail Miller

Brenda Gail Miller age 34, a resident of Summersville, Missouri passed away at her home Wednesday evening, March 26, from a battle with cancer.
Funeral Services will be held Monday, March 31, 2014 at 11 Am at Bradford Funeral Home Chapel in Summersville with Rev. Don Miller officiating.

Mr. Charles Dean Lee

Charles Dean Lee was born September 29,1961 in Roswell, New Mexico to Charles Dennis Lee and Donna Branson. Charles Dean Lee, a resident of Cabool, Missouri passed away Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at the Ozark Medical Center in West Plains making his age 52 years.

He grew up in New Mexico and served in the United States Navy. Dean will always be remembered by all the art work he did at Christmas time on the windows. He was enrolled in Dury College in Cabool pursuing a Art Degree. He was very talented artist.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather George Couch and grandmother Ocie Plowman Couch, father Charles Dennis Lee and niece Tabatha.
Survivors include three children: Charles David, Amanda, and Dylon Charles, his mother Donna Branson Lee Lawton, OK, sisters and brother, Nita Diannia Williams (Richard) of Cedar Hill, New Mexico, Ronald Dale of Willow Springs, Missouri, Michael Dwayne Lee of Lawton, OK, Tricia Denise Marshall (Mark) of Lawton, OK and many aunts, uncles, nephews and nieces.

Memorial Services will be held Monday, March 17, 2014 at 2PM at Bradford Funeral Home Chapel in Summersville with Rev. Gary Steelman officiating. Visitation will be Monday from 1 to service time at 2.Online condolences maybe left at Arrangements are under the care of Bradford Funeral Home of Summersville.

Mrs. Geraldine Brim

Geraldine Brim the daughter of Arthur Ray James and Lela Bell (Crabtree ) James was born June 22, 1938 at Joy, Missouri in Dent County. She passed away at the Brent B. Tinnin Nursing Center in Ellington, Missouri on March 10, 2014 making her age 75 years 8 months and 18 days.

Geraldine was united in marriage to Cloe Harvey Brim. To their union 4 children were born, Evelyn Louise, a still born daughter, Janet Lenore and Ricky Lynn.

When she lived in the Summersville/Hartshorn area she attended the Hartshorn Assembly of God Church and Midvale Church. She enjoyed all the churches that came to the nursing home to hold services.

She enjoyed fishing, camping, gardening, and canning. She loved to quilt, needlepoint and crafts. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.

Geraldine is preceded in death her father Arthur Ray James, mother Lela Bell James, the father of her children Cole Harvey Brim, 2 daughters, Evelyn Louis Brim and a still born daughter, brothers, Archie James and a infant brother, sisters, Shirley Mattoy and Wilma Gant and half sister Goldie May James.

She is survived by her children Janet Stoops and husband Steve of Ellington, Missouri; Rick Brim and Candance of Willow Springs, Missouri; grandchildren, Missi Piatt and husband Boone of Salem, Missouri, Jessica Gresham and husband James of Ellington, Missouri, Steven Stoops and Lori Stoops both of Ellington, Missouri, Jennifer Counterman of Mountain View, Missouri, Billie Brock and husband Chris of Mountain View, Missouri, Roger Counterman and wife Tiffany of Mountain View, Missouri, Phillip McKee of Oklahoma, Elizabeth Brim, Sara Brim and Marlana Brim all of Willow Springs, Missouri; one sister Nadine Cameron and husband Nick of Alabama, four brothers, Donnie James and wife Beverly of Licking , Missouri, Frank James and wife Donnetta of Licking, Missouri, David James and wife Alta of Licking, Missouri and Danny James and wife Lynda of Hermann, Missouri. She is also survived by 15 great grandchildren and a host of other family members and friends.

Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, March 13, 2014 at 1:00 PM at Bradford Funeral Home chapel with Rev. Gary Steelman officiating. Visitation will be Thursday morning from 11 Am to 1 PM. Interment will be in Antioch Cemetery under the care of Bradford Funeral Home of Summersville, Missouri. Online condolences may be left at