Jason Walker “Jake” McCullough, age 44, was born June 25, 1975 in Nevada, Missouri the son of Jimmy and Martha Miller McCullough. He departed this life May 3, 2020 at his home in Amoret, Missouri. Jason loved his family, he had an awesome sense of humor and was always trying to “get us”. He was especially fond of his ornery nephews and was known to spoil great nephew Austin and great niece April, who was known to crawl up on his lap for a quick snuggle and maybe a chance to yank the cat’s tail. How he loved those kids! He was an avid Chiefs fan and was so excited when they won the Super Bowl. He loved his books, movies, current events, playing video games with nephew Connor and watching wrestling with his brother. He collected Chiefs and wrestling memorabilia , he was computer savvy, keeping the family online. He was preceded in death by his father and step mother, Jimmy and Shirley McCullough, grandparents, Roy and Delores Miller, Jasper and Gloria Jackson and Herb McCullough. Jake is survived by his mother and step dad, Martha and Tom Long, brother, Justin(Tressie), step siblings, Becky Crossan(jay, Tom Long Jr., Heather Smith(Greg), and Dan Long, nephews, Aaron Hooker(Shelby), Eric Hooker(Megan), Sebastian Brabant(Sydney) and Connor Schultz, great nephew Austin, great niece, April, AKA, Ape to Uncle Jake, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Robert Darin Long, age 54 of Butler, Missouri died Monday, April 27, 2020 at Kindred Hospital Northland in Kansas City, Missouri. He was born November 11, 1965 to Ernest Eugene and Joyce Corene Long York in Butler.
Shirley Van Black, age 81 of Lee’s Summit, Missouri went to be with the Lord Tuesday, April 28, 2020 at St. Luke’s East in Lee’s Summit, Missouri. She was born February 22, 1939 to Clyde Phillip and Bessie Evelyn Perrymann in White County, Indiana.
Charlene Frances Thornburg, of Harrisonville, Missouri was born July 9, 1939 in Kansas City, Missouri the daughter of John and Phyllis (Thompson) Bell. She departed this life on Saturday, April 4, 2020 at the Golden Years Care Services, Harrisonville at the age of 80 years, 8 months and 26 days.
Dennis Poindexter, 64 of Archie, Missouri passed away Saturday, April 25, 2020 at his home in Archie. Graveside services will be held 2:00 pm Saturday, May 2, 2020 in Sharon Cemetery, Drexel, Missouri. Services under the direction of Mullinax Funeral Home, Drexel Chapel (660-679-0009). Memorial contributions may be made to Children’s Mercy Hospital. Messages of condolence may be left for the family at www.mullinaxfuneralhome.com.