Obituaries

Charles Drown
B: 1928-06-03
D: 2017-02-20
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Drown, Charles
David King
B: 1949-11-29
D: 2017-02-20
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King, David
Raul Montes
B: 1928-10-12
D: 2017-02-19
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Montes, Raul
Patricia Castle
B: 1934-03-04
D: 2017-02-19
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Castle, Patricia
Alfred Arreguin
B: 1925-04-11
D: 2017-02-19
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Arreguin, Alfred
Max Baldwin
B: 1934-10-28
D: 2017-02-18
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Baldwin, Max
Joyce Belman
B: 1938-07-03
D: 2017-02-18
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Belman, Joyce
Shannon Craven
B: 1944-10-02
D: 2017-02-18
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Craven, Shannon
Margaret Parker
B: 1943-07-01
D: 2017-02-18
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Parker, Margaret
Richard Overbeck
B: 1944-06-25
D: 2017-02-18
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Overbeck, Richard
Nancy Meiklejohn
B: 1943-07-08
D: 2017-02-17
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Meiklejohn, Nancy
Thomas A. "Tom" Leap
B: 1957-12-17
D: 2017-02-17
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Leap, Thomas A. "Tom"
Ethelyn Rush
B: 1927-05-09
D: 2017-02-16
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Rush, Ethelyn
Norma Gragg
B: 1931-01-08
D: 2017-02-16
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Gragg, Norma
E. LeRoy Brown
B: 1929-08-18
D: 2017-02-15
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Brown, E. LeRoy
Grant Bowerman
B: 1953-05-26
D: 2017-02-15
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Bowerman, Grant
David Arends
B: 1936-01-20
D: 2017-02-15
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Arends, David
Carolyn Walker
B: 1943-08-22
D: 2017-02-15
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Walker, Carolyn
Ruth Gordon
B: 1927-07-31
D: 2017-02-14
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Gordon, Ruth
Rev. Dr. Clarence Tucker
B: 1931-11-27
D: 2017-02-14
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Tucker, Rev. Dr. Clarence
Lillian Sweem
B: 1932-11-02
D: 2017-02-13
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Sweem, Lillian

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Roland R. Speaks                                                                      

From our origins in the mid 1930's to today, we have served our community with compassion and a genuine sense of calling. Roland and Beth Speaks started the funeral home in 1936.  They established a reputation for honesty, integrity, and a real desire to be of service.  The tradition they began is carried on today by their son, Bob Speaks, grandsons Brad Speaks and David Speaks, and great-granddaughter, Ciera Speaks Rhoades.

 

 

 

Roland and Beth Speaks                 
From our three locations we now serve all of Eastern Jackson County, including the cities of Independence, Lee's Summit, Blue Springs, Buckner, and Kansas City.

With the fourth generation now working in the business, the legacy of our founders lives on.  Our commitment remains the same as it was when Roland Speaks opened his doors.  We help families celebrate life.