Funeral Notices

Beverly Ilene Spainhour

Beverly Ilene Spainhour, 87, a resident of Chillicothe, formerly of Avalon, Missouri, passed away at Morningside Center, Chillicothe, Missouri on Friday, September 11, 2020.

Beverly was born the daughter of Willis and Irene (Williams) Haynes on November 1, 1932 in Livingston County, Missouri.  She was a 1951 graduate of Avalon High School Avalon, Missouri.  On January 5, 1953 she was united in marriage to Harold L. Spainhour in Chillicothe, Missouri.  He preceded her in death.

Beverly enjoyed flower and vegetable gardening and feeding the birds.  She was a volunteer at the Grand River Multipurpose Center for 10 years.  Most of all Beverly loved watching her grandchildren and playing with her great grandchildren.

Survivors include: two sons Douglas Spainhour of Hale, Missouri and Larry Spainhour and wife Lisabeth of Hale, Missouri, one brother Johnny Haynes and wife Ruth of Springfield, Missouri.  She is also survived by six grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren, three great great grandchildren and several neices and nephwes.  Beverly was preceded in death by her parents, husband Harold, one daughter Linda Louise Spainhour and one grandson Jeremiah Spainhour.

Gravesisde services will be held on Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. at the Avalon Cemetery Avalon, Missouri.  Friends may call at the Lindley Funeral Home Chillicothe, Missouri on Tuesday, September 15, 2020 from Noon Until 5:00 p.m.  Memorial contributions may be made to the Grand River Mulitpurose Center and may be left at or mailed to Lindley Funeral Home P.O. Box 47 Chillicothe, Missouri 64601.  Online condolences may be left at www.lindleyfuneralhome.com.

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

Edward “Ed” Lee Allnutt

Edward “Ed” Lee Allnutt, age 75, a resident of Chillicothe, Missouri, passed away on Thursday, September 10, 2020, at Livingston Manor, Chillicothe, Missouri.

Ed was born the son of Glen and Irene (O’Haver) Allnutt on August 20, 1945, in Brownwood, Texas. He attended Chillicothe High School. Ed served in the United States Army from 1963 until 1966 during the Vietnam War. He was united in marriage to Connie Lamp on April 21, 1967, in Chillicothe, Missouri. She survives of the home. Ed owned and operated Edd’s Plumbing for over 30 years, in Chillicothe, Missouri. He was a member of the Highview Baptist Church, Chillicothe, Missouri.

Survivors include his wife, Connie Allnutt of the home; two daughters, Vanessa Bowman and husband Brian of Chillicothe, Missouri, and Deana McLemore of Chillicothe, Missouri; four grandchildren, Barrett Bowman, and Miles, Chance, and Trey McLemore; two brothers, Jim Allnutt of Hillsboro, Texas, and Darryl Allnutt and wife Kathy of Chillicothe, Missouri; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by parents; and grandson, Jeffrey Bowman.

Funeral service will be held at the Highview Baptist Church, Chillicothe, Missouri, on Tuesday, September 15, 2020, at 2:00 p.m. A scheduled visitation will be held at the Highview Baptist Church, Chillicothe, Missouri, on Tuesday, September 15, 2020, one hour prior to the service at 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. Friends may call at the Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Missouri, on Monday, September 14, 2020, from 12 noon until 7:00 p.m. Burial will be held at Utica Cemetery, Utica, Missouri.  Memorial contributions may be made to the Highview Baptist Church and/or the Parkinson’s Foundation 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.

Charlotte (Case) Edmundson Howe

Charlotte (Case) Edmundson Howe, a resident of Chillicothe, Missouri, passed away at the age of 81, on Sunday, September 6, 2020, at her home surrounded by her family. Charlotte spent most of her life in Chillicothe.

Charlotte was born the daughter of Raymond Doney and Bertha Prudence Case on October 24, 1938, in Chillicothe, Missouri. She was a 1956 graduate of Chillicothe High School. She was united in marriage to Clarence Edmundson in 1958. To this union, two children were born. She was then united in marriage to Robert (Bob) Howe, Sr. on January 15, 2004.  Charlotte worked for 47 years at Chillicothe State Bank, from 1956 until her retirement in 2004. She started out in bookkeeping, and later held the roles of teller, customer service representative, and loan officer, before being promoted to Vice President. She enjoyed many years as the director of the DC Club at the bank. She loved spending time with her family, and created many lasting memories with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was kind, loving, and generous to all, and visitors were often met with a warm meal and glass of sweet tea upon arrival. Charlotte enjoyed going to auctions with her husband and tending to her yard and flowers. She loved watching the Royals games, Chiefs games, and Sporting KC Soccer. It wasn’t that soccer became so important to watch until her great grandsons, Miles and Evan became avid soccer players in the past few years.

Survivors include her husband, Bob Howe, Sr. of the home; one daughter, Dana Crawford and friend Jason Arth of Chillicothe, Missouri; one granddaughter, Amy Edmundson Parker and husband Dan of Olathe, Kansas; three great grandchildren, Miles, Evan, and Simon Parker of Olathe, Kansas; daughter-in-law, Jane Edmundson Gann of Chillicothe, Missouri; one nephew, Mark Case of Lebanon, Missouri; one niece, Martye Case of Springfield, Missouri; step children, Robert (Bob) Howe, Jr., and wife Donna of Hamilton, Missouri, and Pam Scott of Chillicothe, Missouri; step grandchildren, Mandy Peniston and husband Bob of Chillicothe, Missouri, Josh Scott and wife Leanna of Florida, Becky Bowen and Peggy Howe; and several great step grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; one son, Dean Edmundson; two grandchildren, Tanner and Tegan Edmundson; one stepson-in-law, Mike Scott; and one brother, Charles Case.

Funeral services will be held at the Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Missouri, on Friday, September 11, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. A scheduled visitation will be held at the Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Missouri, on Thursday, September 10, 2020, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Friends may call at the Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Missouri, on Thursday, September 10, 2020, from 12 noon until 7:00 p.m. Burial will be held at May Cemetery, Chula, Missouri. Memorial contributions may be made to May Cemetery 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.

Teresa Lynn Anderson

Teresa Lynn Anderson, 60, of Chillicothe, Missouri passed away Sunday, September 6,2020 at her home surrounded by her family.

Teresa was born November 11, 1959 to parents Charles and Patricia Carter Batye in Chillicothe, Missouri. She was a 1978 graduate of Chillicothe High School. Teresa worked many years as a patient Account representative for Hedrick Medical Center.

Teresa had many talents such as Photography, writing poetry and pulling pranks on her friends. She enjoyed hiking, working out, music and most of all social gatherings. Her family and friends always came first in Teresa’s life.

Teresa is survived by her daughters, Mendy Jackson of Chillicothe; Misty Gray of Trenton; grandchildren, Denise Anderson; Spencer Anderson; Noah Jackson; Jacob Jackson; Cooper Murphy; Mylo Murphy; mother , Pat Bayte of Chillicothe; sisters, Vicky Bland of Kansas City; Sharon Pilcher and husband Jim of Mooresville; special chosen sisters, Janan Rowley of Chillicothe; Dianna England of Chillicothe; Special Friend Harvey Donoho; loving friend Max.

She was preceded in death by husband, Victor Anderson; father, Charles Batye.

Memorials in honor of Teresa may be made to Edgewood Cemetery and can be left at or mailed to Heritage Funeral Home, 3141 N. Washington, Chillicothe, MO 64601. On line condolences mat be left at www.heritage-becausewecare.com

Visitation will be held Wednesday, September 9, 2020 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Heritage Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Missouri.

Graveside services will be held at Edgewood Cemetery in Chillicothe, Thursday, September 10, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.

Tina Marie Hardwick

A Carrollton resident, Tina Marie Hardwick, 57, died Friday, September 3 in Carrollton. Funeral services take place Friday, September 11 at 2:00 p.m. at Foster Funeral Chapels, Carrollton, with burial in Rock Branch Cemetery, Tina. Visitation Thursday, September 10 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Foster Funeral Chapels. Memorials for Tina Marie Hardwick may be made to Save the Frogs.

Lewis “Lew” Sherman McColm

Lewis “Lew” Sherman McColm, age 87, a resident of Blue Springs, Missouri, a former resident of Ludlow, Missouri, passed away on Wednesday, September 2, 2020, at Cedarhurst of Blue Springs, Blue Springs, Missouri.

Lew was born the son of Howard Dale and Vada Iola (Huss) McColm on September 26, 1932, in Gravity, Iowa. He was a graduate of Gravity High School, Gravity, Iowa. Lew served in the United States Army from 1952 until 1954 during the Korean War. He was united in marriage to Dwylah Jean Akers on January 19, 1952, in Bedford, Iowa. She preceded him in death on August 9, 2012. He worked as a Government Food and Safety Inspector for the USDA for many years. He was a member of the Braymer VFW, where he called Bingo. He was also a member of the Ludlow Lion’s Club, and the American Quarter Horse Association. Lew enjoyed hunting, fishing, coon hunting, ranching, and farming.

Survivors include two sons, C. Craig McColm and wife Victoria of Warsaw, Missouri, and Curtiss McColm and wife Penny of Sedalia, Missouri; one daughter, Rita Fueston and husband Wesley of Bates City, Missouri; five grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; and one sister, Jereen Cole and husband Jerry of Blue Springs, Missouri. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Dwylah; and one brother, Larry McColm.

Funeral services will be held at the Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Missouri, on Tuesday, September 8, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. A scheduled visitation will be held at the Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Missouri, on Tuesday, September 8, 2020, one hour prior to the service at 12 noon until 1:00 p.m. Friends may call at the Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe, Missouri, on Tuesday, September 8, 2020, from 8:00 a.m. until 12 noon. Burial will be held at Monroe Cemetery, Ludlow, Missouri. Memorial contributions may be made to Monroe Cemetery 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.