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Bonnie McGuire

Bonnie McGuire, 87, of Thayer, died Sunday, Sept. 12, 2021, at her home. A Celebration of Life memorial service will be 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 17, 2021, at Powers Funeral Home in Afton. Pastor Jim Morris will officiate. Burial will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery south of Thayer. The...
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Max Johnston

Max Johnston, 80, of Festus, Mo., formerly of Creston, died Friday, Sept. 10, 2021, at Mercy Hospital-Jefferson, in Crystal City, Mo. A Celebration of Life service will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 16, 2021, at Powers Funeral Home, 601 New York Ave. in Creston. Pastor Chuck Spindler will officiate. The service will also be livestreamed at powersfh.com under events.
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BARBARA MAYBERRY

POCAHONTAS — Barbara Mayberry, age 100 of Pocahontas, passed away on Wednesday, August 25, 2021, at the Northgate Care Center in Waukon, Iowa. Graveside services will be at 10:00 A.M., Saturday, September 18, 2021, at Summit Hill Cemetery in Pocahontas, Iowa, with Pastor K officiating. There will be no visitation.
POCAHONTAS, IA
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VIRGINIA TRUESDALE

A celebration of life service for Virginia Shivar Truesdale, 93, will be held Sunday, September 12, 2021, at 3 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, with burial to follow in Truesdale Family Cemetery. Pastor Joe Stines will officiate. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
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Max Johnston

Max Johnston, 80, of Festus, Missouri, formerly of Creston, died Friday, Sept. 10, 2021, at Mercy Hospital-Jefferson, in Crystal City, Missouri. Services are pending at Powers Funeral Home in Creston. Online condolences can be made at www.powersfh.com.
CRESTON, IA
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Junior Wheeler

Lee Junior Wheeler, 87, of Lorimor, died Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021, at the Madison County Memorial Hospital in Winterset. A Celebration of Life service will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 10, 2021, at the Macksburg United Methodist Church. Rev. Jim Morris will officiate. The service will be livestreamed at powersfh.com...
MACKSBURG, IA
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Robert McGinnis

Robert “Bob” Dean McGinnis, 37, of Bono, Arkansas, formerly of the Creston/Orient area, died suddenly Wednesday, Aug. 25, 2021, at his home in Bono, Arkansas. Memorial services are pending at Powers Funeral Home in Creston. Robert was the son of Marvin and Cecilia McGinnis of Creston. Online condolences may be made at www.powersfh.com.
CRESTON, IA
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Donna Hull, 81, of Brunswick, Georgia Formerly of Pocahontas

Funeral services for 81-year-old Donna Hull of Brunswick, Georgia, formerly of Pocahontas, will be Friday, September 10th, at 11 a.m. at Powers Funeral Home in Pocahontas with burial at Summit Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be one and a half hours prior to the service at the funeral home. Powers Funeral...
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Camden—Billy J. McConnaughhay,

Camden—Billy J. McConnaughhay, 60, of Camden, passed away Monday, August 23, 2021. Born in Fort Gordon, Georgia, he was a son of Joseph Earvle and the late Shirley McFalls McConnaughhay. Billy is survived by his wife, Sherry Jones McConnaughhay of 33 years. Billy attended the Christian Life Assemblies of God Church in Seven Oaks, Columbia, South Carolina. Billy graduated from Spring Valley High School, in Columbia, South Carolina, and he graduated from Midlands Technical College in 1982 in Columbia, South Carolina. After entering into a management career as a Service Manager in the automobile business, Billy continued to advance in his profession by becoming certified in finance at the General Motors University of Management, Atlanta, Georgia, and in computer technology at the Management Training Center, Dayton, Ohio, along with many other numerous business training programs through the years. Billy went on to have many professional honors, awards, and recognitions. He had many successful years in the automobile business. He worked in the Hartsville-Florence areas, with Newsome Raceway, Hartsville, SC, and Newsome Imports of Florence, Florence, SC, and Quality Auto Sales, Hartsville, SC. His leadership ability affected the lives of family and business relationships. Billy was known for his willingness to go alongside others on any task when needed, not minding hard work, and not putting himself above others. Billy had earned many sports awards and trophies growing up, and he always excelled as a team player at whatever he did throughout his life. Billy always had an enduring, reminiscent love of his time playing football through his high school years at Spring Valley High School, and was a football team enthusiast of his brother’s alma mater, USC. Billy enjoyed freshwater and deep sea fishing, and recreational boating. He took pleasure in taking animal pictures in the wild, and had been a supporter of the Riverbank Zoo in Columbia, South Carolina. Some of his fond memories of him and his wife’s life were of their Hawaii travels, which was a subject where he always had adventurous stories to tell about their experiences. He was also a history buff, and he had great satisfaction in conversations relating to his interest, and his hobbies. Billy enjoyed playing saxophone, and he enjoyed listening to saxophone music. Billy was known for his diversity of engaging in almost any subject knowledgeably, and also for his easy going, likeable personality. Billy was a devoted husband, son, brother, and friend. Billy loved his family's two horses, Lady and Sugar, and their Lab, Sarge, and his very most special pets were their tuxedo cat, Beauregard (Beau), and their Siamese cat, Boots (BooBoo). In addition to his wife, Billy is survived by his father, Joseph Earvle McConnaughhay; a brother, Larry L. McConnaughhay and his wife, Christen, of Columbia; a brother-in-law, W. Michael Jones, Sr. and his wife Pam H., of Camden; three nephews, Adam M. McConnaughhay and his wife Susana, of Colombia, S.Am., Jacob Ring and his wife Kaylin of Chapin, and Zackery Lynch and his wife Autumn of Columbia; three nieces, Renee J. Sanders and her husband Shane of Camden, Lara M. McEachern and her husband Maxwell of Columbia, Elizabeth M. Roe and her husband Jacob of Myrtle Beach; aunts, Sarah E. McFalls, of Milford, DE, and Marilyn Segnari, of Roanoke, VA; uncles, Clifton McConnaughhay, of Eunice, MO, and Jimmy McConnaughhay, of Rolla, MO; and many cousins. In addition to his mother, Billy was predeceased by his uncles, Harry P. McFalls, and George Segnari; a nephew, William M. Jones, Jr. The family received friends Friday, September 3, 2021 from 11 to 12 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, Lugoff, S.C. A memorial service to celebrate his life was held at 12 p.m. at the funeral home with burial following in Quaker Cemetery, Camden, S.C. The Rev. Taylor Wells officiated. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Billy's memory to The MUSC Foundation: The Pulmonary and Critical Care Research and Education Fund, MUSC HEALTH CHARLESTON, 18 Bee Street, MSC 450, Charleston, South Carolina 29425. Sign the online register at www.powersfuneralhome. net.
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DONNA L. HULL

POCAHONTAS — Donna L. Hull, age 81, of Brunswick, Georgia, formerly of Pocahontas, passed away on Thursday, September 2, 2021, at her home. Funeral services are 11 a.m. Friday, September 10, 2021, at the Powers Funeral Home in Pocahontas, Iowa, with Pastor Donald Combs officiating. Burial will be in Summit Hill Cemetery in Pocahontas, Iowa. Visitation is 9:30 to 11 a.m. Friday, September 10, 2021, at the Powers Funeral Home in Pocahontas, Iowa.
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LEROY SIMONSON

ROLFE — LeRoy L. Simonson, age 83, of Rolfe, passed away on Wednesday, September 1, 2021, near Rolfe, Iowa. Funeral service is 10:30 A.M., Tuesday, September 7, 2021, at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Pocahontas, Iowa, with Pastor John Mayer officiating. Burial will be at Powhatan Cemetery near Plover, Iowa.
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CHARLES W. LEVENE

POCAHONTAS — Charles W. Levene, age 82, of Pocahontas, passed away on Wednesday, September 1, 2021, at the Pocahontas Community Hospital in Pocahontas, Iowa. Funeral services will be at 1:00 P.M., Saturday, September 4, 2021, at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Pocahontas, Iowa, with Pastor John Mayer officiating. Burial will...
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MARILYN E. DUBBERT

LAURENS — Marilyn E. Dubbert, age 94, of Laurens, passed away on Friday, August 27, 2021, at the Pocahontas Community Hospital in Pocahontas, Iowa. Memorial services will be 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, August 31, 2021, at the United Methodist Church in Laurens, Iowa, with Rev. Deb Parkison officiating. Burial will be...
LAURENS, IA
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Eloise White

Eloise White, 93, of Creston, died Friday, Aug. 20, 2021, at Every Step Greater Regional Hospice House in Creston. A Celebration of Life memorial service will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 28, 2021, at Powers Funeral Home, 601 New York Avenue, in Creston. Pastor Delores Doench and Pete Brantner will officiate.
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PHIL K. JOHNSON

ROLFE — Phil K. Johnson, age 86, of Sac City, formerly of Rolfe, passed away on Thursday, August 19, 2021, at the Park View Care Center in Sac City, Iowa. Memorial service will be held at 11:00 A.M., Saturday, September 11, 2021, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Rolfe, Iowa, with Pastor Don Bell officiating.
ROLFE, IA
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SUE ELLEN CASH

ROLFE — Sue Ellen Cash, age 55, of Rolfe, passed away on Thursday, August 19, 2021, at MercyOne Medical Center in Mason City, Iowa. Visitation is 4 P.M. – 6 P.M., Tuesday, August 24, 2021, at Powers Funeral Home in Rolfe, Iowa. Powers Funeral Home in Rolfe, Iowa is handling...
ROLFE, IA
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