Lifetimes of Memories

A Collection of Oral Histories

Relive history through the remembrances of men and women who have made their homes in Barry County, Missouri.

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Volume 1:
  • Alta (Stamps) Coffey
  • Loren Cole
  • Charlene (Van Zandt) Jeffries
  • Eunice (Patton) Lyall
  • Esther (Kelley) Weddington
Volume 2:
  • Buck & Peggy (Carey) Calton
  • Nelle (Stanton) Campbell
  • Aubry McNabb
  • Raymond Phariss
  • Lloyd Reed
Volume 3:
  • Dorothy (Sullens) Atwell
  • Jewel (Nafus) Bratton
  • Richard A. Carney
  • Wilma (Mizer) Hall
  • Cora (Hilburn) Reed
  • Nellie (England) Stever
  • Charles Weathers
Volume 4:
  • C.E. Atwell
  • Wilma (Decocq) Cantwell
  • R.G. Fisher
  • Eva (Oxendine) Holder
  • Opal (Long) Santee
  • James Woods
Volume 5:
  • Hansford Ash
  • Mary (Tucker) Higgs
  • Emory Melton
Volume 6:
  • Jewell (Nickle) Davis
  • Joseph Owen England
  • Freddie (Akin) Hemphill
  • Juanita Louise (Dodson) Neill
Volume 7:
  • Noel & Floriene (Joel) Brock
  • Dorothea (Rorebeck) Cox
  • Wilma (Thomas) Easley
  • Fredalene (Cooper) Horner
  • Loretta (Smith) Mitchell
Volume 8:
  • Jewell (Hutchens) Farwell
  • Nettie (Pozniak) Feeney
  • Mildred (Henry) Hendrix
  • Lola (Smith) Isley
  • Robert & Mamie (McCormick) Lane
  • Edna (Smalley) Painter
Volume 9:
  • Sue (Hawk) Blythe
  • Geneva (Mitchell) Girouard
  • Jean (Sanders) Melton
  • Robert & Marjorie (Young) Ryder
  • George & Opal Fern (Beam) Utter
Volume 10:
  • Max Fields
  • Dick Harris
  • Dr. Eugene Miekley
Volume 11:
  • Vern & Lucy (Baker) Dalton
  • Carl & Christine (Jones) Davidson
  • Lorene (Miller) Meadows
  • Madge (Holman) Sparkman
Volume 12:
  • Carrol and Doris (Moore) Hayes
  • David Looper
  • Fred Preston
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Volume 13:
  • Hugh Lacey
  • Everett & Geneva (Whisman) McCormick
  • Roy Moore
  • Harold Williams
Volume 14:
  • Ella Mae (Crabaugh) Burns
  • Elma (Cowherd) Jackson
  • Hank & Dovie (Corn) Mathis
  • Clayton Montgomery
  • Verdayne & Evelyn (Dryer) Riddle
Volume 15:
  • Wayne Farwell
  • JD Fletcher
  • George Wilson
Volume 16:
  • Gretchen (Boyd) Cameron
  • O.V. Dodson
  • Charles and Nancy (Joslin) England
  • Beulah ( Potter) Morlan
Lifetimes 17 Volume 18 Volume 19 Lifetimes of Memories Volume 20
Volume 17:
  • Doyle Bowman
  • Ralph Hilburn
  • Dortha (Bush) Roller
Volume 18:
  • Jim Bowers
  • Mabel (Taylor) Hilburn
  • Don Myers
Volume 19:
  • Bill and Adella (Gowen) Horner
  • Leo Patton
  • Kenneth Patton
  • John and Betty (Baker) Seely
Volume 20:
  • Devere "Mac" Leroy McQueen
  • Ed Sanders
  • Herschel Stehlik