Obituary

Obituary – Ardeth W. Sneath

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Ardeth W. Sneath

March 13, 1935 - January 2, 2021

Ardeth Sneath was born March 13, 1935, in Eads to Oscar C. and Golda Swisher (Sharp) White and departed this life Saturday, January 2, 2021. 

The family moved to Rocky Ford when Ardeth was five years old and later settled in La Junta. She attended schools in Rocky Ford, La Junta, and Swink. She graduated from Swink High School in 1953. 

Obituary – Phillis Rose (Sorensen) Brown

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Phillis Rose (Sorensen) Brown

January 19, 1922 - January 4, 2021

Phillis Rose Brown, age 98, formerly of Cambridge, Nebraska, passed away at the Holdrege Memorial Homes January 4, 2021.  She was a twin, born at home near Norman, Nebraska, January 19, 1922, to Christian and Agnes (Larsen) Sorensen.  Phillis attended country school and later graduated from Cambridge High School in 1940. 

Funeral Services – Bobby Gene Howerton

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Bobby Gene Howerton 

June 10, 1930 - December 20, 2020

Graveside Services for Bobby Howerton will be held at 1:00 p.m. Friday, January 15, 2021, at the Eads Cemetery.  Per Bobby's request there will be no visitation.

Bobby "Bob" Howerton was born June 10, 1930 in Altus, Oklahoma, to Merle Thomas Howerton and Iva Lee Boren-Howerton and departed this life Sunday, December 20, 2020, in hospice care at Weisbrod Memorial Hospital in Eads at the age of 90. 

Obituary – Lee E Blooding

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Lee E Blooding

October 31, 1926 - December 29, 2020

Lee Blooding, 94, of Fort Collins, Colorado passed away on December 29, 2020. 

He was born October 31, 1926, in Eads, the youngest of four children born to Robert Allen Blooding and Irene Ryder Blooding. 

He was preceded in death by each of his siblings; son, Lonnie; and granddaughter, Courtney Blooding.

Lee graduated from Eads High School in 1944 and married Maxine Peck Blooding in 1946. 

Obituary – Nicholas “Nick” Harms

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Nick Harms

May 7, 1953 - December 30, 2020

Nicholas "Nick" Harms - Husband, Dad, Grandpa, Old Man, Papa, Pop, Pops, and Daddy ... one of the most gentle, tender hearted, loving, kind, awesome, faithful, devoted, determined, fighters who was tough, strong willed, patient, witty, intelligent, and resourceful. He was a leader of the Harms family and the number one guy that we turned to when looking to navigate life's road.

Funeral Services – Dora B. Pearcey

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Dora B. Pearcey

November 9, 1931 - December 27, 2020

Funeral services for Dora B. Pearcey will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, January 2, 2021, at the Eads Cemetery in Eads.

Dora was born November 9, 1931 in Oquawka, Illinois, and departed this life December 27, 2020, at Medical Center of the Rockies in Loveland.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Roy V. Pearcey.