Richard Dale Hoover

1962 - 2011

Richard Dale Hoover, 49, of Fulton, passed away Monday, May 30, 2011, at the University of Missouri Hospital. He was born March 13, 1962, in Callaway County, the son of Leslie M. Hoover and Helen E. (Blackburn) Hoover. Richard enjoyed fishing at Little Dixie Lake and rock hunting. Richard enjoyed being with his family and playing with his grandchildren. He is survived by his fiancée Heather Berrey; three sons, James Robert Hoover of Fulton, Jordon Berrey of Fulton, and Jose Almanza of Fulton; one daughter, Devin Berrey of Fulton; one brother, Leslie W. Hoover of Fulton; two sisters, Linda Fox and husband Ray of Fulton, and Elizabeth Hoover of Fulton; two grandchildren Chase Allen Hoover and Mia Marie Almanza; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father; one daughter, Denise Marie Hoover; and one sister, Rhonda Rogers. A Memorial Service will be held Friday, June 3 at 5 p.m. at Debo Funeral Home in Fulton with Mike Crowson officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions to Heather Berrey, c/o Debo Funeral Home, P.O. Box 818 Fulton, MO 65251. Condolences can be sent by visiting

PAINTER Murline A. Painter, 91, of Fulton, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, May 31, 2011, at Fulton Manor Care. She was born September 25, 1919, in Odessa, Missouri, the daughter of the late William Tyree Armstrong and Virginia Mae (Nolen) Armstrong. Murline graduated from Odessa High School, she took a postgraduate commerce course at Monroe City High School. Shortly after completing her course, she was appointed to a position in the Missouri Social Security Commission and was attached to the district office in Trenton, Missouri. She was transferred from there to the Columbia office of the Commission and later accepted a position with MFA Oil Company in Columbia. She later worked in the family business, Fulton Locker Plant. She retired from Fulton Public Schools at as secretary at Center School after many years. After retirement, she worked at Westminster College in the library. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, PEO, Callaway Hospital Ladies Auxiliary and volunteered in the hospital gift shop for many years. She will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by three children, Linda (Bobby) Love of Fulton, Missouri, Bill (JoAnn) Painter of Fulton, Missouri and Mike Painter of Broomfield, Colorado; seven grandchildren, David (Lisa) Love, Brian (Misty) Love, Joe Painter, Jackie (Eric) Hudson, Autum Painter, Jason (Sarah) Painter and Janel Rivera; nine great- grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Her parents and one brother, Dr. Nolen Armstrong preceded her in death. Graveside memorial services will be 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 2, 2011, at Callaway Memorial Gardens in Fulton, Missouri, with Pastor Bruce Williamson officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to the First Presbyterian Church or to the Alzheimer's Association, c/o Maupin Funeral Home, 301 Douglas Boulevard, Fulton, Missouri 65251. Condolences may be sent to the family at

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