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Thursday, August 28, 2014

Obituary - Barbara Louise Boyles


Graveside services for Barbara Boyles will be 10 a.m. Saturday, August 30, 2014 at Oak Hill Cemetery in Butler, Missouri with Pastor Mark Harvey officiating. There is no visitation. Contributions to Adrian Manor. Services under the direction of the Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel (660-679-6555) in Butler, Missouri.

Barbara Louise Boyles, age 75 of Archie, Missouri died Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at Menorah Medical Center in Overland Park, Kansas. She was born October 9, 1938 to Howard Payton and Aline Elizabeth Lord Carson in Denver, Colorado.

Barbara is survived by two sons, Johnnie Lee Boyles and wife Yvette of Adrian, Missouri and Larry Ray Boyles and wife Sherry of Archie, Missouri; one brother, Gary Carson and wife Kay of Lacey, Washington; three halfbrothers, Jim Barker, Joe Barker and Terry Barker; and seven grandchildren, Amber, Brandon, Josh, Caitlyn, Larry Lee, Kevin and Missy; and numerous great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Clarence “Roy” Boyles; one brother, Larry Carson; and two infant children.

Local residents chosen as State Fair Farm Family for Bates County

Shown in the picture (from left to right) front row: Kevin and Mary Fischer; (back row) Dr. Michael Ouart, Vice Provost for Extension, University of Missouri; Mark Wolfe, Director, Missouri State Fair; Hanna Keene, 2014 Missouri State Fair Queen; Sherry Jones, Missouri State Fair Commission; and Lowell Mohler, Missouri State Fair Commission.
 

BUTLER, MO ― Kevin and Mary Fischer of Bates County were among the 110 families honored during the Missouri State Fair’s Farm Family Day on August 11, 2014. 


The Fischers were selected as the Bates County Missouri State Fair Farm Family by the Bates County Extension Council and local Farm Bureau. 


Each year, the fair sets aside a day to recognize farm families from across the state who are active in their community, involved in agriculture, and participate in local outreach and extension programs such as 4-H and FFA. 


The annual event was sponsored by the Missouri Department of Agriculture, the Missouri Farm Bureau, the Missouri State Fair, the University of Missouri College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources, and University of Missouri Extension.

Obituary - Billee Rae (West) Lee


Billee Rae (West) Lee, LaCygne, Kansas and a native of El Dorado Springs, Mo. and a 1948 graduate of El Dorado Springs High School, passed away today at the age of 84. Arrangements are under direction of the Schneider Funeral Home-Chapel at LaCygne and services are planned at 11:00 a,m. Saturday, August 30, at the LaCygne Christian Church with burial to follow in the Oak Lawn Cemetery. The family receives friends between five and seven o'clock Friday evenng at the funeral home-chapel in LaCygne. Memorials to the LaCygne Christian Church or the Alzheimer's Foundation are suggested.

Butler Public Library News



The Butler Public Library is now accepting new and gently used books for our book sale. Please bring them by the library any time. 

We appreciate the support the community continues to give us. The Butler public library is located at 100 W. Atkison in
Butler, MO.

CIRCUIT COURT OF BATES COUNTY, COURT NEWS

 
CIRCUIT COURT OF BATES COUNTY, COURT NEWS
JAMES K JOURNEY, JUDGE
Diana L Rich , Clerk
                                                                   August 20-28, 2014


  • Emily Brooke Ryser v Alex David Ryser, Petition for Dissolution filed.CIRCU


  • St v. Mark T Bruce, Felony B distribution of controlled substance, guilty plea, sentenced to 5 years in MDOC, concurrent with other Bates County sentences, 120 day call back,  jurisdiction retained, sentence stayed to 9-2-14 @ 8 am at which time Defe. is to surrender self to Bates County Jail.


  • St v. Mark T Bruce, Felony B distribution of marijuana , guilty plea, sentenced to 5 years in MDOC, concurrent with other Bates Co sentences, 120 day call back,  jurisdiction retained, sentence stayed to 9-2-14 @ 8 am at which time Defe. is to surrender self to Bates County Jail.


  • St v. Mark T Bruce, Felony B distribution of controlled substance, guilty plea, sentenced to 5 years in MDOC, concurrent with other Bates Co sentences, 120 day call back, jurisdiction retained, sentence stayed to 9-2-14 @ 8 am at which time Defe. is to surrender self to Bates County  Jail.


  • St v. Jim D Spitler, Felony DWI—chronic offender, probation revoked, previous sentence of 4 years in MDOC to be executed, jurisdiction retain,  120 day call back.


  • St v. Mark Allen Lee, Felony C possession of controlled substance, guilty plea, sentenced to 5 years in MDOC, given SES, placed on 5 years supervised probation, to perform 200 hours of community service, pay court costs, obey all laws, standard conditions.