The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO


December 12, 2012

Devon Tickel

CHEROKEE, KS — Devon Acie Tickel, 76, of Cherokee, Kan., died at 11:24 p.m. Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, at Via Christi Hospital in Pittsburg, Kan., of an illness.

He was born Nov. 1, 1936, in Foster, Mo., the son of Acie and Bernice Moody Tickel. He had been a resident of Cherokee for most of his life.

Mr. Tickel attended Pittsburg State University and worked as an accountant for Calibrated Forms in Columbus, Kan., prior to his retirement.

He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Cherokee, and the Cherokee Gun Club.

Survivors include two sons, Steve Tickel, of Kansas City, Mo., and Rev. Jamie Tickel, of Carl Junction, Mo.; one daughter, Mendy Grotheer, of Pittsburg; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 14, at the Bath-Naylor Funeral Home, 104 West Main Street, in Weir, Kan., with his son, the Rev. Jamie Tickel, pastor of the First Baptist Church, 633 South Pearl Avenue in Joplin, Mo., officiating. Burial will be in the Cherokee City Cemetery in Cherokee. The family will receive their friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 13, at the Bath-Naylor Funeral Home, 104 West Main Street in Weir. Friends may call at the funeral home anytime after 2 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

A memorial has been established to the First Baptist Church in Cherokee, in care of the funeral home.

Condolences may be left our web site

Text Only
  • Pendergraft, Carolyn Carolyn B. Pendergraft

    Carolyn Rial Pendergraft, age 78, of Joplin, passed away on Tuesday, July 24, 2014, at Joplin Health and Rehabilitation with family at her side.

    July 31, 2014 3 Photos

  • Cindy Showers

    Cindy Showers lost her battle with cancer July 14, 2014, at 10:08 a.m. at the home she shared with her sister. Her family surrounded her with love. Her attitude since she was diagnosed was one of strength and calmness. Her soul was caring and giving.

    July 31, 2014

  • Jim Gilliam

    Jan. 28, 1937 - July 30, 2011

    July 30, 2014

  • Etta Toney Etta Toney

    Etta Ionie Toney, age 87, formerly of Joplin, passed away at 9:05 a.m. Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Choctaw Memorial Hospital, Hugo, Okla.

    July 30, 2014 2 Photos

  • Military Jay Samuel Rodney

    Jay Samuel Rodney, 91, died Saturday, July 26, 2014.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Burgis Taber Burgis Taber

    Burgis Maynard Taber, 94, born March 14, 1920, entered Glory on July 27, 2014.

    July 29, 2014 3 Photos

  • Elizabeth A. Ford Elizabeth Ann Ford

    Elizabeth Ann Ford, age 59, of Joplin, passed away on Sunday, July 27, 2014, at her home, following an illness.

    July 29, 2014 2 Photos

  • Don Pargen

    Donald Ray Pargen, 76, of Joplin, Mo., died at the Spring River Christian Village, Saturday morning, July 26, 2014.

    July 29, 2014

  • Joe A. Turney Joe A. Turney

    Joe A Turney passed away July 27, 2014, following a short illness.

    July 29, 2014 3 Photos

  • Darrell "Doc" Carnagey Darrell L. "Doc" Carnagey

    Doc  Carnagey, age 47, of Carl Junction, Mo., passed away Tuesday, July 22, 2014.

    July 28, 2014 2 Photos