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Vivian Elizabeth Tinnin

Vivian Elizabeth Tinnin, 89, of Farmington, Missouri died January 1, 2005 at her home in Farmington.

She was born April 14, 1915 in Marquand, a daughter of Clayton and Ada Jane Barker.

Preceding her in death were her husband, Lindell W. Tinnin; one daughter, Janet Marlene Wohaska; one son, Daniel August Tinnin; one sister, Mabel Barker Dees; and two brothers, Clayton E. and Earl Barker.

Mrs. Tinnin is survived by three step-grandsons: John, Ken and Eric Wohaska; and four grandchildren and spouses, Dan and Debbie Cheek of Belleview, Missouri, Sharron and Christy Tinnin of St. Louis, Danny and Christy Tinnin of Atlanta, Georgia and Lecia and Jeff Sims of Minnesota.

She had 12 great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter.

Mrs. Tinnin was a member of the Marquand Methodist Church and of the Christian Faith.

Her interests were her grandchildren, family, camping, and baby-sitting her great-great-granddaughter, Allie Marlene Gowen.

Services were held January 5, 2005 at Follis and Sons Funeral Home with Pastor Bob Hicks officiating. Burial was at Marcus Memorial Park Cemetery in Fredericktown.

Pallbearers were her grandsons and nephews.

Arrangements handled by Follis and Sons Funeral Home in Fredericktown, Missouri.

Ruby Alma Huffman

Ruby Alma Huffman, 92, of Ironton, Missouri (formerly Marquand) died January 3, 2005 at the Baptist Home where she had been a resident since 2000.

She was born August 2, 1912 at Buckhorn, a daughter of David Franklin and Martha Murray Gipson.

On May 19, 1934 she was married to George Henry Huffman who preceded her in death.

Also preceding Mrs. Huffman in death were three brothers; two sisters; one grandchild and one great-grandchild.

Mrs. Huffman is survived by three children, Warren Huffman of Marquand, Keith Huffman of Ironton, and Mrs. Kathryn Ossig of Glen Allen; one brother, Elmer Gipson of Fredericktown; and four sisters, Ruth Fields of Fredericktown, Ophia Whitener and Gladys Boettcher both of St. Louis, and Eleanor Sanders of St. Charles.

Mrs. Huffman had six grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

She was a homemaker and pastor’s wife.

Mrs. Huffman was a member of Big Creek Baptist Church in Marquand.

Services were held January 6, 2005 at Follis and Sons Chapel. Burial was at Huffman-McKelvey Cemetery.

Pallbearers were: Ray Starkey, Cary Flanagan, Greg Huffman, Scott Huffman, Jason Wray and Wayne Zoellner.

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