Saundra Kay (Sandy) Covey Hull, 67, passed away at her home in Spring, Texas, Sunday evening, July 21, 2013. She was born to John and Lorraine Covey on Oct. 1, 1945, in Blackwell, Okla.
The family moved to Iola in 1955 and Saundra graduated from Iola High School in 1963. As an IREM property manager, she relocated several times and lived in Bettendorf, Ia., Chicago, Wichita, Oklahoma City, Little Rock, Ark., and Houston.
She is survived by her mother and stepfather, Lorraine and Bill Sheets, Diamond City, Ark.; husband Jimmie (Jay), son Jacen, grandsons Payton and Jaden, Spring, Texas; stepdaughters Jina Jenacaro, Jarrin Harrison and stepson Jimmie Hull, Las Vegas, Nev.; sister Carolyn Wilkins, three nieces and a nephew, Oklahoma City. A private memorial service was today in Spring. The family suggests contributions to the American Cancer Society or Children’s Miracle Network in lieu of flowers.
Gregory “Greg” Arthur Mix, 52, Troy, Mo., passed away on Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, at his residence in Troy, Mo., surrounded by his family. He is the son of the late Arthur B. and Carol (Dixon) Mix. He was born on Jan. 20, 1961, in Honokaa, Hawaii. On July 10, 1983, he... [More]
Joneta Jane Jackson-Shuart, 72, Yates Center, died Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013, at the Life Care Center in Burlington. Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Schneider Funeral Home and Crematory Pleasanton Chapel. Burial will be in the Trading Post Cemetery near Pleasanton.The... [More]
Mildred “Millie” (Hamilton) Cole, 70, Eureka, died Friday, Dec. 6, 2013, at her residence.Funeral services were at 10 o’clock this morning at Koup Family Funeral Home with Pastor Alan Hunter officiating. Interment was at Greenwood Cemetery.In lieu of flowers... [More]
HUMBOLDT — B&W Trailer Hitches is on the brink of its largest expansion yet, and due to increases in production and employment, it is coming just in time.“We have outgrown our current plant,” Mike Mueller, plant manager, said bluntly during an interview... [More]
Twinkling lights, traditional Christmas tunes and smiling inflatable snowmen bring the Christmas spirit to Jackson Avenue. Terry and Sandy Zornes love to illuminate their home at 409 E. Jackson Ave. with dazzling Christmas decor.“I’m a kid at heart,” Sandy said.... [More]
’Tis the season to shop locally and the Third Annual Downtown Christmas Block Party is making it easier for shoppers. The block party is from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday. Twelve businesses have joined together to create the event.Audacious Boutique owner Kelly Sigg said the process... [More]
BALDWIN CITY — Iola High’s early offensive struggles continued Wednesday.Their hosts from Baldwin High had something to do with that.The Bulldogs, featuring a front line of three players 6-4 or taller, made life miserable for the Mustangs, challenging every shot Iola... [More]
BALDWIN CITY — Iola High’s Fillies learned a painful lesson Wednesday.“When you’re not ready to step on the court with a team like Baldwin, that’s what can happen,” said head coach Becky Carlson.“That” was Baldwin’s blistering... [More]