Harold “Sonny” Lloyd Wood, Jr.

Harold “Sonny” Lloyd Wood, Jr., 62 of Buckner, Missouri passed away on Sunday, June 30, 2013 at St. Luke’s Hospital in Kansas City, MO. Memorial services were held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday July 9, 2013 at [...]

Samuel Joseph Scarbroug

Samuel Joseph Scarbrough, age 16 of Sugar Creek, MO passed away, Saturday, June 22, 2013 at Centerpoint Medical Center. Services were, held on June 28, 2013 at the First Christian Church, 126 S. Hudson, Buckner, MO [...]

Thomas D. McLaughlin

Thomas D. McLaughlin, age 70, of Deepwater, MO, passed away July 14, 2013. A visitation was held from 1-2:00 p.m. followed by a 2:00 p.m. service on Friday, July 19, at the Speaks Buckner Chapel. Cremation [...]


Katherine Baldus, 92, of Buckner, MO, passed away Sunday, March 17th 2013. A visitation will be held 6:00-8:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 20th at Speaks Buckner Chapel; 300 Adams, Buckner, MO. A funeral service will be held [...]


Jackie Joann Burch, 67, Mayview, MO, formerly of Levasy and Buckner, passed away when her Heart of Gold had no more to give on March 3, 2013. Services will be 10 am, Friday, March 8 at [...]


Deloris Hawkins, 81, of Independence, MO passed March 12, 2013. A graveside service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, March 18, at Oak Grove Cemetery. She is survived by her children, Wanda Chard, Mary [...]


Fred H. Jensen, 79, Buckner, MO passed away Feb. 9, 2013. Services will be 2 pm, Wed., Feb. 13 at Speaks Suburban Chapel, 18020 E. 39th St., Independence, MO 64055; interment at Buckner Cemetery. Visitation begins [...]


Dora Elizabeth Hudspeth Slaughter was born March 6, 1914 at Buckner, Missouri to Clara E. (Hock) and Henry C. Hudspeth. She was educated in the Fort Osage public schools. She participated in Buckner School contests winning [...]

David “Dave” Robert Teegarden

David “Dave” Robert Teegarden, 59, of Buckner, MO, passed away Sept. 16, 2012, at Vitas Hospice, Kansas City, MO. Visitation was at 6-8 p.m. Wed., Sept. 19, at Royer Funeral Home, Oak Grove, MO. Funeral Service [...]

Mary Sharon Cole

Mary Sharon Cole, 66, Warsaw, MO formerly of Buckner, MO passed away Tuesday, June 12, 2012. Graveside services will be at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, June 14, 2012 at Buckner Hill Cemetery. Memorial services will be at [...]