George Alexander Knox, age 96, of Mt. Vernon, Missouri, passed away at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 31, 2018, at the Mercy Hospital in Springfield, Missouri. He was born November 19, 1921, in Mt. Vernon, the son of Alex and Ethel (Orr) Knox. A graveside service, under the direction of the Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home, in Mt. Vernon will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, August 10, 2018, at the Ozark Prairie Cemetery, northeast of Mt. Vernon. Online condolences may be shared at www.FossettMosherFuneralHome.com.

Sand Kossuth Kulak Meek, age 48, of Mt. Vernon, Missouri, passed away at 2:50 p.m. on Friday, August 3, 2018, at his home. He was born June 14, 1970, in South Bend, Washington, the son of Roger Alan and Writa May (Braack) Meek. A private burial, under the direction of the Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home, in Mt. Vernon was held on Monday, August 6, 2018, at the Mt. Vernon City Cemetery. Online condolences may be shared at www.FossettMosherFuneralHome.com.

Carol L. Long, 79, of Aurora passed away Sunday, August 5, 2018 in the Mt. Vernon Place Care Center. Graveside services will be held Friday, August 10 at 2:00 p.m. in Maple Park Cemetery under the care of Peterson Funeral Chapel.