of Springfield, MO, July 17, 2015
Robert Earl Swackhamer July 23, 1915 – May 17, 2015
Robert was born as the fourth of five children to Tom and Mary Swackhamer on a farm four miles southwest of Urich, MO. He went to a one room school house and graduated from Urich High School in 1933 where he was one of 12 graduates. After a brief career in farming, he joined the USMC in 1937, with an initial assignment with the Marine detachment aboard the USS Chester. During his nine years as a Marine, he held every rank between Private and First Lieutenant, First Sergeant and Master Gunner included. On December 7th, 1941 he was Sergeant of the Guard with Co. A, 2nd Tank Battalion in Reykjavik, Iceland. After completion of Officer Candidate School at Quantico VA he was a...
of Ozark, MO, May 21, 2015
On Thursday, May 21, 2015 James V. Pinson passed from the arms of his loving wife into the arms of his Savior, surrounded by all his children.
He was born June 26, 1937 to James Clayton and Nellie Pinson. Jim married Sharon Lee Bell on October 3, 1966.
of Forsyth, MO, December 23, 1919 - May 20, 2015
Oliver A. Davis, 95 of Forsyth, MO
Oliver Arthur Davis passed away on Sat., May 2, 2015, at Cox Medical Center in Branson, MO. He was born on Dec., 23, 1919, son of Charles and Eva (Smith) Davis, at Hartford, IL. Oliver was a Marine Veteran that had served in WWII. He was an artist and a founding member of The Ozark Mountain Christian Church in Forsyth, MO.
Survivors include, sons; Donald Lee Davis of Murfreesboro, TN, Timothy John Davis of Danville, IN, and Terry Allen Davis of Mattoon, IL; 4 grandchildren, 3 great-grandchildren, and 2 sisters; Christine Fritz of St. Louis, MO., and Joan Dizney of Phoenix, AZ.
Oliver was preceded in death by his parents, and wife, Janet (Greeneisen) Davis.
Cremation is under the direction of Forsyth Whelchel Funeral Chape...
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