Mildred Bailey

Mildred Bailey, age 90, of Brookfield, died Friday, November 9, 2018, at McLarney Manor in Brookfield.

A visitation and funeral service celebrating her life will be held Tuesday, November 13, 2018 beginning at 10:00 a.m. with the service at 11:00 a.m. at Wright Funeral Home in Brookfield with Joe Smith officiating.  Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery in Brookfield.

Memorials to Garner Cemetery, New Boston may be left at or mailed to Wright Funeral Home, P.O. Box 496, Brookfield, MO 64628.

Mildred Maxine, daughter of Theodore and Margaret (Stoddard) Thudium, was born March 28, 1928 in St. Catharine.  On June 7, 1946, she married Billie J. Bailey who preceded her in death on September 26, 2005.

Mildred was a loving Mother and homemaker.  She was a remarkable cook and enjoyed preparing meals for her family.  She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church in Brookfield and the Gloom Chasers Club in New Boston.

Survivors include three daughters, Janet Brockman and husband, Charlie of Brookfield, Rhonda Alexander and husband, Ted of Bozeman, Montana, and Margaret Rose Jones and husband, Kem of Kansas City; ten grandchildren, Shawna Olsen and husband, Shawn of Cheyenne, Wyoming, Chad Enyeart and wife, Kara of Laramie, Wyoming, Bailey Morton and wife, Mandy of Brookfield, Brandee Kalinke and Dustin Boone of Overland Park, Kansas, Beth Ann Kehr and husband, Tony of Purdin, Bowe Brockman and wife, Trisha of Brookfield, Chris Farris and wife, Bobbi of Platte Wood, Shelby McGuire and husband, Richard of Lee’s Summit, Jeff Jones of Kansas City, and Michelle Jones and Ron Brewer of Lee’s Summit; eleven great-grandchildren, Taylor Olsen of Cheyenne, Wyoming, Blane and Colton Enyeart of Laramie, Wyoming, Jacob Morton and Cassie Walton of Columbia, Kaylee Morton of Trenton, Addison Kalinke of Overland Park, Kansas, Madilynn Lumsden, Shayne Lumsden, Hayden Kehr and Rylee Kehr all of Purdin, and Macey Cavanah of Lee’s Summit; one sister, Shirley Markoe and husband, Jack of Irvine, California; one brother, Gene Thudium of Brookfield; one son-in-law, Kenneth Enyeart of Cheyenne, Wyoming; and two sisters-in-law, Lorene Bailey of Independence and Bette Brown of Coronado, California.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Billie of 58 years.  She was also preceded in death by her daughter, Sharon Enyeart; one sister, Kathryn Butterfield; and one brother, Wayne Thudium.

Mary M. Duncan

Mary M. Duncan, age 84 of New Boston, died Saturday November 10, 2018 at McLarney Manor in Brookfield.  Mary was born on July 29, 1934 in Holum, Missouri the daughter of Ralph and Rachel Moore Keller.  On March 21, 1954 Mary was united in marriage to John Wayne Duncan and he preceded her in death in 2014. 

 Mary was a member of the Bucklin Assembly of God Church, and was a home maker for most of her life.

She is survived by 1 son, Norman Duncan of Brookfield, 1 daughter, Norma Bacon and Lewis of Boston, Mass., 1 sister, Gay Nell Sturguess of Booneville, Mo., 5 grandchildren, Matthew Degel, Christopher Degel, Allison Sigsbury, Nicole Parrent and Jessica Duncan, as well as 9 great grandchildren.  Mary was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, 1 son Nathan, 1 sister and 2 brothers. 

 Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at the Delaney Funeral home in Marceline, burial will be in the Mount Olivet cemetery in Marceline.  Visitation will be from 6 to 8 PM Tuesday Nov. 13th at the funeral home.  The family suggests memorials to the Bucklin Assembly of God church, and these may be sent to the Delaney Funeral Home, 1720 North Missouri Avenue, Marceline, Mo 64658.