Sunday, September 25, 2016

Ohio Street United Methodist Church Men's Chicken Bar-B-Que

It's time for the annual Ohio Street Methodist Church Men's BBQ chicken dinner! Come join us on Saturday, October 22 at 4:30 PM - 7 PM us for a half chicken, baked beans, and chips. 

All this for only $8.50 if you buy your tickets ahead of time from any of the Methodist Men. 

Dinner will be $9.00 at the door. The Methodist Women will be serving slices of pie for $1.50 as well. 

Eat in, or carry-out is available. Hope to see you there! Make plans now!!!


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Cooler Temperatures Have Arrived!!

A cold front over Kansas will continue to keep showers over the area until it passes through in the early afternoon. 

On the backside of the front cooler air will move into the region leading to a very nice week ahead of us.


Saturday, September 24, 2016

Real Time Weather Update: 9:50pm


Obituary - Marilynn J. Thornburg

Marilynn J. Thornburg
Marilynn J. Thornburg age 65 of Pleasant Valley, Missouri departed this life Saturday, September 24, 2016 at her home surrounded with family and love.

Services are pending under the care of Dickey Funeral Home, Garden City, Missouri.

A complete obituary and service times will be posted here as soon as that information becomes available.

Obituary - Cheryl Kaye McCormick

Cheryl Kaye McCormick
Cheryl Kaye McCormick age 65 of Peculiar, Missouri departed this life Friday, September 23, 2016 at her home surrounded with family and love. 

Cheryl is survived by her husband, Ed McCormick of the home; two sons, John D. McCormick and Michael T. McCormick both of Belton, Missouri; a sister, Pam Egnor of Nevada, Missouri; other relatives and many friends.

Celebration of Life Services will be held at a later date.

The family suggest that memorial contributions may be made to Crossroads Hospice and may be sent in care of Dickey Funeral Home, P.O. Box 432, Harrisonville, Missouri.

A complete obituary and service times will be posted here as soon as that information becomes available.

Friday, September 23, 2016

Updated Obituary - Charles “Charlie” R. Sweet

Charles “Charlie” R. Sweet
Charles “Charlie” R. Sweet, 74, Harrisonville, Missouri, died Tuesday, September 20, 2016 in Madison Wisconsin. Funeral services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, September 24, 2016 at Faith Baptist Church in Harrisonville with visitation from 10:00-11:30. 

Burial will be in Garden City Cemetery, Garden City, Missouri. Memorial contributions may be made to Faith Baptist Church, P.O. Box 345, Harrisonville, MO 64701 or American Heart Association (americanheart.org).

Charlie was born August 22, 1942 in rural Garden City, Missouri, the son of Bruce Miles and Ada Bertha (Zimmerman) Sweet, Sr. He was a graduate of Archie High School. He married Patricia Ann “Patt” Slocum on August 25, 1962 at the Loma Vista Baptist Church in Kansas City, Missouri.

Charlie worked for Honeywell (Bendix) for 31 years before retiring in 1992 as a coordinator planner. He was currently working for Atkinson Funeral Home as a funeral director, where he had worked since February 1, 1995. Charlie loved to golf and was a member of the Chili Dippers golf group for years. He was a member of Faith Baptist Church where he served as Chairman of the Deacons. He had served as a deacon at various churches for 45 years. Charlie also had been a Sunday school teacher for many years, sang in the church choir, and was a member of the men’s quartet. He was also a member of the Cass Masonic Lodge #147 in Harrisonville.

Charlie was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, Herbert Eugene Sweet and Bruce Miles Sweet, Jr. He is survived by his bride of 54 years, Patt of the home; two sons, Ronald “Keith” Sweet (wife, Janet), Edwardsville, Illinois, Charles Blakely “Blake” Sweet (wife, Patricia, Harrisonville, Missouri; four sisters, Elaine McVay (husband, Clarence), Harrisonville, Missouri, Rosemary Peterson (husband, Larry), Archie, Missouri, Ruth Ann Burgess (husband, John), Benton, Arkansas, Bonnie Young (husband, Forrest), Carthage, Missouri; 11 grandchildren, Adam and Andrew Kilker, Colleen, Sean, Connor, Jack Sweet; Kelsey Urioste (husband, Gustavo), Kayden, Carter, Kinzie, and Karissa Sweet.