Charles Donald Tomlinson


Charles (Chuck) Donald Tomlinson, 70, of Marceline, died Thursday, October 11th, 2018 at Life Care Center of Brookfield.

Graveside services with full military honors will be held at 11:00 AM, Monday, October 22, 2018 at Jacksonville Veterans Cemetery, Jacksonville, Missouri, with American Legion Post #57 Chaplain Sue Wynn officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials have been suggested to the Marceline Tigers Booster Club "Chain Gang", and may be left at or sent to Rhodes Funeral Home, 216 Linn Street, Brookfield, MO 64628. Online registry at

He was born September 6th, 1948, the son of Denzil and Geneda (Vietti) Tomlinson. He was a member of the St. Bonaventure Catholic church, former member of the Marceline Fire Department, and a proud veteran of the United States Army and Reserves. He was a long term employee of the city of Marceline and was last employed by Emery, Sapp, and Sons, before a stroke forced him to retire early. He enjoyed watching many sports, especially the KC Chiefs and the Marceline Tigers.

Surviving is his wife, Jackie Tomlinson of the home, also three daughters, Sherry Burk and husband Zack of Bucklin, MO; Elizabeth Hendricks of Kansas City; Buffy Terrell and husband Jim of Marceline; one son, Caley Woods, of Brookfield; one brother, Edward Tomlinson and wife Linda of Brookfield; four sisters, Patsy Harris and husband Kenneth, Billie Camlin and husband Earl, and Helena Moody, all of Clinton, MO; and Desi Clark of Grain Valley, MO; eleven grandchildren, five great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

Chuck was preceded in death by both parents, his brothers, Leonard Tomlinson, James Tomlinson, Denzil Tomlinson Jr., and one infant brother, Jackie Tomlinson; former wife Sarah Tomlinson, and his daughter Angela Yarnell.

Scott Esry

Scott Esry, 57, Hamilton, passed Oct. 16. Funeral will be 10 a.m., Monday, Oct. 22, at the Hamilton United Methodist Church, Hamilton. Visitation is Sunday, Oct. 21, 4 to 6 p.m., at the church.Interment at Highland Cemetery, Hamilton. Arrangements by   Bram Funeral Home, Hamilton.