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

Harry Edward Flowers III

Funeral Services for Harry Edward Flowers III, a resident of Willow Springs, will be held Saturday March 8, at 5:00 PM at Bradford Funeral Home of Summersville
Visitation for Harry Edward Flowers III will be held at Bradford Funeral Home, Saturday afternoon from 3 PM to service time at 5 PM.
Arrangements are under the care of Bradford Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers the family ask for memorial donations to Bradford Funeral Home in Harry’s memory

Harry Edward Flowers III the son of Harry Edward Flowers Jr. and Frances Lenora Hartley was born August 18, 1972 at Alton Memorial Hospital in Alton, Illinois and passed away Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at Willow Springs, Missouri making his age 41 years 6 months and 14 days.
Harry was united in marriage to Nancy Rose Lute on June 29, 1996. To their union 2 children were born Andrew Edward Flowers and Isabella Rose Flowers.
He attended Clear Springs Church when he was able. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, having bar-b-q’s with family, back roading, and going to the river. He was studying to become a history teacher. He loved to watch the Rams and the Cardinals. He was a collector of Zippo lighters.
Preceding Harry in death are his mother Frances Lenora Flowers, sister Catherine Ann Flowers, grandmother Amanda Lucille Brown Flowers, grandfather Harry Edward Flowers Sr., grandfather George William Hartley.
He is survived by his father Harry Edwards Flowers Jr., step-mother Beverly Ann Franklin Flowers, sisters Amanda Lorraine Flowers Messex, sister Mindy Nichole Flowers Hosier, all of Willow Springs, Missouri; his son Andrew Edward Flowers, and his daughter Isabella Rose Flowers, of Redding, California, nieces, Shannon Lenora Fields, Paula Ann White, Andrea Nichole White, Stephanie Lorraine White, Jessica Anne Messex, Shelly Marie Messex, nephews, Roy Jefferson White Jr., Myron Wayne Messex, Billy Ray Messex, Dylan Wesley Hosier, Lucas Robert Hosier,
great nieces Catherine Ann Fields, Hailey Grace Fields, Jacelynn Maureen Rayne Messex, great nephews, Aiden Wayne Messex, Keaghan Cooper-Messex, Kellan Scott Messex, MatheuGlenn Paul Messex, Andrew Ray Messex all of Willow Springs, Missouri; grandmother Annabelle Stewart Hartley, 2 brothers-in-law Arnold Wayne Messex and Robert Wesley Hosier of Willow Springs, Missouri and several aunts, uncle and cousins.

Mrs. Phyllis Jean Patterson

Phyllis Jean Patterson the daughter of Floyd E. Miller and Mildred Ruth (Halbrook) Miller was born in the Oakside Community near Summersville, Missouri on April 3, 1939. She entered into eternal rest Sunday, February 16, 2014 at St. Anthony’s Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri, making her age 74 years 10 months and 13 days.

Phyllis was united in marriage to Gene Patterson, on September 25, 1954, to their union they were blessed with three children, Debora Jean, Brenda Sue and Robert Eugene (Bobby).

She attended the Summersville First Baptist Church in Summersville as long as her health permitted. After losing two children, her faith in God was strong.

In her early years she managed a Burger Chef which is now know as Burger King. After she and Gene moved to Summersville she worked for home health for many years. She was devoted to her clients and loved them as family

Phyllis enjoyed traveling and taking cruises. She loved to take her grandchildren on trips and often took them with her on cruises. Her favorite pastime was listening to country music. She loved to listen to local musicians and enjoyed going to the Summersville Opera. She enjoyed visiting with her friends when she was able to be out. She loved others and was willing to open her heart to anyone in need.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Floyd and Mildred Miller, two children, Debora Jean and Bobby, two sisters Shirley McClin, and Sharon Fox and one brother Donald Miller.

Phyllis is survived by her husband Gene Patterson of the home in Summersville, Missouri; one daughter Brenda Barton and husband Lonnie of Redford, Missouri; grandchildren, Stacy Holland and husband Eric of Biloxi, Mississippi, Robert Patterson of St. Louis, Missouri and Brandy Barton of Redford, Missouri; step grandchildren, Kay and Jimmy Wilcutt of Redford, Missouri, Lonnie Jr. and Amanda Barton of Sedalia, Missouri, 7 great grandchildren, Kaleb Holland, Drake Holland, Owen Holland, Reid Holland, Gharrett Wilcut, Kayon Wilcut, and Grayson Barton. She is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and other family members.

Funeral Services will be held Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 11:00 Am at Bradford Funeral Home chapel in Summersville with Rev. Tommy Boyd officiating. Visitation will be held Wednesday evening from 5 to 8 PM at Bradford Funeral Home Chapel. Services are under the care of Bradford Funeral Home. Online condolences maybe left a

Lonnie Van Horn

Lonnie Ray Van Horn Sr. the son of Ray Van Horn and Lorene Violet (Steelman) Van Horn Bryson was born September 21, 1956 in St. Louis, Missouri. He passed away Thursday, February 13, 2014 at Fenton, Missouri making his age 57 years.

He was united in marriage to Mary Jane Wylde. To their union two children were
born Lonnie Jr., and Laurie. He later married Sharon Cox.
Lonnie lived in St. Louis most of his life and worked as a tow truck driver until he had to retire due to ill health.

Lonnie loved his family, fishing and hanging out with friends.

Lonnie is preceded in death by his wife Sharon, his father Ray and his mother Lorene, three sisters, Betty Jean Van Horn, Diana Van Horn and Pat Davis, two brothers, Jimmy and James Van Horn and one grandson Sebasten Van Horn.

Lonnie is survived by his son Lonnie Van Horn Jr, and wife Angie of St. Peters, Missouri, his daughter Laurie Van Horn and fiancee’ Brian Dietrich of Florissant, Missouri; two sisters, Linda Bockhoff and husband Terry, of Fenton, Missouri, and Bonnie Cox of Maplewood, and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Lonnie is also survived by his grandchildren Patria Van Horn, Lonnie Van Horn III, Sabrina Van Horn, Nick Meyer and Dillon Meyer.

Funeral Services will be held Sunday, February 16, 2014 at 2:00 PM at Bradford Funeral Home Chapel in Summersville with Rev. Gary Steelman officiating. Interment will ne in Antioch Cemetery under the care of Bradford Funeral Home of Summersville.