Funeral Notices

Margaret “Louise” Huston

Margaret “Louise” Huston, age 100, a resident of Chillicothe, Missouri, passed away on Friday, July 31, 2020, at Morningside Center, Chillicothe, Missouri.

Louise was born the daughter of Alex and Mae (Tague) Huston on July 27, 1920, in Lock Springs, Missouri.  She grew up in the Lock Springs community and graduated from Lock Springs High School. She later attended Maryville State Teacher’s College, and took nurses training at Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri.  Caring for others was always a priority in her life.  She worked in hospitals in Maryville, Trenton, and Chillicothe.  She spent 18 years at the Chillicothe Hospital helping deliver and care for many babies.  She worked as the office nurse for Dr. W.L. Leonard Fair for 24 years, and retired in 1987.  Following retirement, she remained active in her church and with volunteer work in the community.

Survivors include: her sister, Geneva Harvey of Kansas City, Missouri: and her nephews, Todd Harvey of Kansas City, Missouri, and Ronald Huston of Gallatin, Missouri.  She was preceded in death by her parents; her sister, Bernice Foster; her brother, Richard Huston; and her nephew, Robert Foster.

Funeral services will be held at the First Christian Church, Chillicothe, Missouri, on Saturday, August 8, 2020, at 10:00 a.m.  There is no scheduled visitation.  Friends may call at the Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Missouri, on Friday, August 7, 2020, from 12 noon until 8:00 p.m. Burial will be held at Lock Springs Cemetery, Lock Springs, Missouri.  Memorial contributions may be made to the First Christian Church of Chillicothe and may be left at or mailed to Lindley Funeral Home, P.O. Box 47, Chillicothe, Missouri 64601.  Online condolences may be made at www.lindleyfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements are under the direction of Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Missouri.

Twyla Marcheta Gulde

Twyla Marcheta Gulde, 95, of Chillicothe, Missouri passed away July 26, 2020 at Morningside Center located in Chillicothe, Missouri.

Twyla was born September 25, 1924 in Douglas, Wyoming to parents Emery Lloyd and Helen Sophronia Bixby Weston. She was married to Elbert L. Wilson and Earl J. Gulde.

Twyla worked many years as a telephone operator with AT&T. She owned two restaurants and worked several years as a cook.

Twyla enjoyed many crafts such as cooking, crocheting, knitting and embroidery. She loved to travel and enjoyed her daily trip to McDonalds for breakfast.

Twyla is survived by her son, Elbert Scotty Wilson and his wife Linda of Bozeman, Montana; Grandchildren, Scott Wilson and wife Valerie of Montana; Heather Bridgewater and husband Richard of Arizona; Holly Harvey of Brookfield, Missouri; and three great Grandchildren.

Twyla was preceded in death by her parents, husbands, Elbert Wilson ; Earl Gulde and daughter Donna Wilson.

On line condolences for Twyla may be left at www.heritage-becausewecare.com

A private memorial service will be held at a later date.

Arrangements are under the care of Heritage Funeral Home in Chillicothe, Missouri.

 

Renetta I. Teegarden

Renetta I. Teegarden, age 80, a resident of Chillicothe, Missouri, passed away on Sunday, July 26, 2020, at Morningside Center, Chillicothe, Missouri.

Renetta was born the daughter of Walter and Mary (Rogers) Fajen on April 15, 1940, in Kansas City, Kansas. She was a 1958 graduate of Gardner High School, Gardner, Kansas. After graduation, she attended Stephens College, where she earned her degree in Associate of Applied Science in 1960. Renetta then attended the Kansas State University from 1960 until 1961, and then transferred to Drury University from 1961 until 1963. She was united in marriage to Earle S. Teegarden, Jr. on June 18, 1961, at the Trinity Lutheran Church, Mission, Kansas. He survives of the home. Renetta was a member of the United Methodist Church, Chillicothe, Missouri. She was also a member of the Chapter JW P.E.O., an honorary member of the Chillicothe Rotary Club, Sorosis. She served as a Girl Scout Leader. Renetta enjoyed needlepoint and sewing.

Survivors include her husband, Earle Teegarden, Jr. of the home; one son, Walter Teegarden and partner Josh Davis of St. Louis, Missouri; and one daughter, Rosemary Girouard and husband Greg of Ballwin, Missouri. She was preceded in death by her parents.

A private family celebration of life service will be at the Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Missouri, on Saturday, August 22, 2020, at 1:30 p.m. A private family inurnment will be held at a later date at Johnson County Memorial Gardens, Overland Park, Kansas. Memorial contributions may be made to the Forest O. Triplett Animal Shelter and may be left at or mailed to Lindley Funeral Home, P.O. Box 47, Chillicothe, Missouri 64601. Online condolences may be made at www.lindleyfuneralhomes.com.

Arrangements are under the direction of Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Missouri.