A large number of the obituaries transcribed here are from The Current Wave newspaper at Eminence, Missouri.
Additional obituaries from private collections have been added. He was married to Katy Sue PIERCE in 1947 and had five children, Kathy, Tony, Joey and Janis, and an infant daughter Christine who preceded him death. Farris is preceded in death by his parents and one daughter, Christine Marie SAAD.If you have obituaries, current or old, that you would like to contribute, please - Born Jun 7, 1923 in Winona Shannon Co MO, the son of George N. He passed away on Dec 6, 2001 at Springfield Greene Co MO. He is survived by two sons, Farris Anthony ‘Tony’ SAAD and Joey SAAD; four daughters, Kathy SKILES, Janis RAMSEY, Mary Lee SAAD and Ronda Nadine SAAD; five grandchildren; and one sister, Christine ROBERTS.Farris owned and operated SAAD’s Grocery in Winona for many years. Burial was in Alvin Gale Sallee was born April 21, 1946 at Winona, MO the son of Carl Sallee and Mary (Vaugh) Sallee.He passed away April 10, 2012 at Texas County Memorial Hospital in Houston, MO at the age of 65 years.He was preceded in death by his parents Carl and Mary Sallee; two brothers Jerry Sallee and Dennis Sallee; one niece Jessie Sechrest and his life-long companion Laura Jane Hardwick.Poppy is survived by three sons James Hardwick and wife Julie of Houston, MO, Joey Hardwick of Winona, MO and Terry Hardwick and wife Dannel of Bucyrus, MO; three daughters Christine Moorehead and husband Cliff of Bucyrus, MO, Jeannie Dixon and husband Robert of Winona, MO and Elaine Demaggio and husband Edward of Belton, MO; one sister Kimberly Lowe and husband Dennis of Mountain View, MO; two nephews Brandon Sechrest and Matt Sechrest; one niece Carla Sallee; several grandchildren; and a host of other nieces, nephews and friends.
In 1990, he met his life-long companion Laura Jane Hardwick and was together for many years.Poppy had three great loves including fishing, hunting and being outdoors.He enjoyed his candy, which he had plenty of all the time.Most of all, Poppy loved spending time with his family and friends.He will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him. He married Mary Jessie VAUGH on May 25, 1945 and to this union four children were born.VISITATION: Friday, April 13, 2012 - pm - pm - Duncan Funeral Chapel - Winona, MO SERVICES: Friday, April 13, 2012 - PM - Duncan Funeral Chapel - Winona, MO INTERMENT: Mount Zion Cemetery, Winona, MO - Born Jul. He is preceded in death by his parents and two sons, Dennis & Jerry.