They are black,” says Lisa Wittmeyer, curator of the Ben Ferrel Platte County Museum in Platte City , Missouri . “With Queen Victoria, it became popular after she wore white in the 1800s and of course that's the standard today for most brides, but not...
6/25/2017
Wallace Reed Teaford, 93, Union Star, passed away Thursday, June 22, 2017, at a Savannah, Missouri nursing home. Funeral Services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, June 26, at Roberson Funeral Home, King City , Missouri . Burial will follow in Oak...
6/24/2017
He is survived by wife Bobbie; brothers Landis (Kathy) and Brad; children Rodney Jr. (Susan) of Santa Clara, Calif., Jamie (Lindsay) of Platte City , Mo ., Kellie (Katie Batza) of Lawrence, Kan., and Kylie DeBord (Nick) of Grand Island; and grandchildren...
6/24/2017
Where: Platte Ridge Park, 17130 371 Hwy., Platte City , MO . When: Fireworks will be on July 4 at 9:45 p.m.. Free parking and admission. Click here for more. Higginsville's Family Fun & Fireworks Festivities Where: Fairground Park When: Tuesday, July 4...
6/22/2017
Survivors include: his daughter, Sarah M. Swoboda, Helena, Missouri; sisters, Robin Swoboda, Cleveland, Ohio, Polly Swoboda Lyford (Bruce), Platte City , Missouri , and Jonna Swoboda Henry (Jeff), Golden Valley, North Dakota; granddaughter, Maven...
6/21/2017
Visitation: 5:30-8 p.m. Tuesday, June 20, at Platte City United Methodist Church. Funeral Service: 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 21, at the church. ... Arrangements: Hixson-Klein Funeral Home, Smithville, Missouri . As published in the St. Joseph...
6/19/2017
PLATTE CITY , Mo . Judith Irlene (Harrington) Porter, 81, died peacefully on June 13, 2017, at home in Platte City, with her daughters at her side. Visitation: 5-7 p.m. Friday, June 16, at the Platte City United Methodist Church, 14040 Highway N., Platte...
6/15/2017