Kristine Kennedy, the Manager of Lucas County Health Center’s Volunteer Services program, gave a presentation on the volunteer services program at a Rotary Club of Chariton meeting earlier this summer. She told about different aspects of the program and the people it helps and gave volunteer…


Jo Ann Palmer, 72, of Lenexa, Kansas passed away on April 3, 2019. A graveside service will be held Monday, July 15, 2019 at 11 a.m. at the Chariton Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alanon/Alateen website or by mailing a check to: 1600 Corporate Landing…

Larry Flanders, 80, of rural Russell, passed away on July 4, 2019 at the Legacy Lodge in Chariton. A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, July 13 from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. at the Pierschbacher Funeral Home in Chariton. Memorials may be made in care of Larry's family.

Mary Lee Mitchell was born to Hildur Davison on Jan. 3, 1931 in Chariton, Iowa. She passed away on June 29, 2019 in Des Moines, Iowa.