David Houston Biellier, age 91, of Mt. Vernon, Missouri, passed away at 3:12 a.m. on Tuesday, October 24, 2017, at the Lawrence County Manor, in Mt. Vernon. He was born January 10, 1926, in Mt. Vernon, the son of Hollis and Nina (Smith) Biellier. A funeral service was held on Thursday, October 26, 2017, at the Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon. Burial, with full military honors, followed at the Mt. Vernon IOOF Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made payable to the Lawrence County Historical Society, in care of the funeral home. Online condolences may be shared at www.FossettMosherFuneralHome.Com.

Fern May Heard, age 70, of Miller, Missouri, passed away after a short illness at 4:45 p.m. on Sunday, October 22, 2017, at the Mt. Vernon Place Care Center. She was born September 15, 1947, in Miller, the daughter of Carl and Mary (Jones) Corwin. A funeral service was held on Saturday, October 28, 2017, at the Morris-Leiman-Mosher Funeral Home, in Miller, burial followed at the Miller Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to family to help with funeral expenses. Online condolences may be shared at www.FossettMosherFuneralHome.com.

Daniel Patrick Healey, age 63, of Mt. Vernon, Missouri, formerly of Jefferson City, Missouri, passed away at 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, October 22, 2017, at the Missouri Veteran’s Home in Mt. Vernon. He was born November 27, 1953, in Jefferson City, the son of Daniel and Susan (MacDonald) Healey. Burial will be at a later date at the Resurrection Cemetery in Jefferson City, Missouri. Arrangements are under the direction of the Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon. Online condolences may be shared at www.FossettMosherFuneralHome.com.

George Eben Ellis, age 83, of Mt. Vernon, Missouri, passed away at 1:30 a.m. on Sunday, October 22, 2017, at the Mercy Hospital in Joplin, Missouri. He was born January 13, 1934, in Aurora, Missouri, the son of John A. and Laura May (Williams) Ellis. A graveside service, under the direction of the Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home, in Mt. Vernon, was held on Saturday, October 28, 2017, at the Maple Park Cemetery in Aurora, Missouri. Online condolences may be shared at www.FossettMosherFuneralHome.com.

Barry Lee Brown, age 46, of Miller, Missouri, passed away at 2:44 p.m. on Friday, October 27, 2017, at the Mercy Hospital in Springfield, Missouri. He was born June 5, 1971, in Springfield, the son of the Terry and Connie (Crawford) Brown. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 4, 2017, at the Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon. Burial will follow at the Monett IOOF Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 10:00-11:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 4, 2017, in the funeral home chapel. Memorial donations may be made payable to the American Cancer Association, in care of the funeral home. Online condolences may be shared at www.FossettMosherFuneralhome.com.

Berniedean Stephens, 93, of Marionville passed away Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017 in the Ozarks Methodist Manor. Memorial services will be held at a later date.  Arrangements are under the care of Peterson Funeral Chapel.

Kenneth Haley, 84, of Verona passed away Monday, Oct. 30, 2017 in his home. A graveside service was held on Wed. Nov. 1 in the Calton Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge under the care of Peterson Funeral Chapel.

Dadrian Robert Fryer, age 21, of Mt. Vernon, Missouri, formerly of Kaiserslautern, Germany, passed away at 2:20 p.m. on Sunday, October 29, 2017, at the Mercy Hospital in Springfield, Missouri. He was born January 25, 1996, in Virginia Beach, Virginia, the son of Alford and Angela (Manning) Fryer, Jr. A funeral service, under the direction of the Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home, in Mt. Vernon, will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 4, 2017, at the First Baptist Church in Mt. Vernon. Burial will follow at the Mt. Vernon City Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6:00–8:00 p.m. on Friday, November 3, 2017, at the church. Online condolences may be shared at www.FossettMosherFuneralHome.com.