Robert "Bob" Powell, 87, of Palmyra, Mo., passed away Thursday, July 9, 2020, surrounded by his family at his home in Palmyra. A Mass of Christian burial with full military rites by Boots-Dickson American Legion No. 174 will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 14, 2020, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Palmyra, with burial at St. Joseph Cemetery in Palmyra. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, July 13, 2020, at Lewis Brothers Funeral Chapel in Palmyra, with a prayer service at 7 p.m.
HANNIBAL | Beginning Monday, July 13, the Loaves and Fishes free meals through Hannibal's Harvest Outreach Ministries program may be picked up at a new location.
Editor's note: Former Courier-Post Editor Mary Lou Montgomery has released a new history book. The Courier-Post has asked her to share details and thoughts in her own words.
HANNIBAL | Majors Andy and Cheryl Miller had no problem deciding where to live after retiring as area commanders of the Hannibal and Quincy Salvation Army for the past seven years.
Vernon Fillmore Harris, age 84, died July 6, 2020. He had resided at Delmar Gardens, O'Fallon, Mo., since October 2017.
Gary Lee Freymuth, 65, of Palmyra, Mo., passed away Monday, July 6, 2020, at Hannibal Regional Hospital in Hannibal.
HANNIBAL | The Alliance Art Gallery in Hannibal is featuring the work of member artist Kent Brown during July. An open house is scheduled from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, July 11. A drawing for a piece of Brown's artwork will be at 5:30 p.m. You do not have to be present to win.
Herman N. McFall Sr., 62, of Hannibal, passed away at 6:15 a.m. Tuesday, July 7, 2020, at his home.