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Eunice Carter

7 hours 36 min ago
(From Ulmer Funeral Home)Eunice M. Carter, 96, of Carthage, Missouri, passed away on Sunday, May 15, 2022 at St. Luke’s Nursing Home in Carthage. Eunice was born on February 25, 1926, in Rogers, Texas, to Joe Martinec and Victoria Jecmerik. She worked as a secretary for the Texas Instruments before moving to Carthage.She was joined in marriage by Robert A. Carter in 1958 in Denton, Texas; he Randy
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Jim Dotson

Tue, 05/17/2022 - 23:57
(From Ulmer Funeral Home)James “Jim” W. Dotson, 88 of Carthage, Missouri, went to join his one true love, Shirley, his wife, on Saturday, May 14, 2022. Jim was born in Enough, Missouri on June 15, 1933 to Hillard Hampton Dotson and Elsie Alice “Payne” Dotson. He served his country as a Sergeant Major in the U.S. Army for 28 years. After retiring from the U.S. Army, he moved to Carthage in 1976. Randy
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Allan Montgomery

Tue, 05/17/2022 - 23:43
 (From Hedge-Lewis-Goodwin Funeral Home)Mr. Allan David Montgomery, 100, of Joplin, Missouri, departed this life peacefully on Sunday afternoon, May 15, 2022, in the comfort of his home, after a recent decline in health.Allan entered this life on May 23, 1921, in Joplin, Missouri, son of the late Charles and Hattie May (McCullough) Montgomery. He was raised near Alba, Missouri and was a 1940, Randy
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Robbie Buckman

Tue, 05/17/2022 - 22:00
(From Ozark Funeral Home)Robert Lee Buckman (aka: Robbie, Scoob) was born on May 3, 1983, in Lawton, OK, as the last child to Ron and Karen Buckman. He moved to his Heavenly address on April 27, 2022, after complications from a radioactive llama bite that led to years of superhero crime fighting and a decades-long battle with the nefarious criminal known as Terminal Kidney Disease (who has Randy
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Julie DeCarlo

Tue, 05/17/2022 - 21:52
Julie Nell DeCarlo, age 65, of Joplin, MO, passed away on Tuesday, May 11, 2022. She was born December 11, 1956, to the late Maurice DeCarlo and Faye Nell (DeCarlo) Kleeman.Julie grew up just outside of Joplin in Tabor Woods where she was a cheerleader at Carl Junction High School and excelled at various sports. A few years after graduating, Julie birthed a beautiful and loving handicapped child Randy
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Lorene Simpson

Tue, 05/17/2022 - 21:42
(From Clark Funeral Home)Lorene L. Simpson, age 94, of Diamond, passed to her eternal heavenly home on May 14, 2022.Lorene was born on July 27, 1927. She was married to James W. Simpson for over 60 years and they shared many wonderful trips and memories together. They had three children. Jimmie W. Simpson of Carlsbad, NM, Jackie L. Chavez (Ray) of Diamond, MO, and Sheryl R. Gorman (Tonie) of Randy
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Delpha Merriman

Tue, 05/17/2022 - 21:31
(From Clark Funeral Home)Delpha June Merriman was born March 21, 1931, in Neosho, Missouri, one of six children to Harold Evander Augustus and Zella Doris (Ehrhart) Drake. She entered into rest on May 13, 2022, in the comfort of her home in Seneca, Missouri at the age of 91. Delpha was a lifelong area resident and had worked at Eagle Picher in Seneca until her retirement. She enjoyed gardening,Randy
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Michael Stribling

Tue, 05/17/2022 - 21:26
(From Clark Funeral Home)Michael Ray Stribling, age 54 of Granby, Missouri, entered into rest in the comfort of his home on May 13, 2022. Michael was born October 27, 1967, in Stella, Missouri and was a lifelong area resident. He worked as an engineer in sanitation, working for WCA/GFL in Joplin, MO. Michael enjoyed building model cars, watching Drag Racing at Mo-Kan and being with his family.  Randy
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Pamela Lawrence

Tue, 05/17/2022 - 21:12
(From White Funeral Home)Pamela Kloss Lawrence, age 64, of Cassville, Missouri, went home to be with her beloved Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Saturday, May 14, 2022, in Hollister, Missouri. Daughter of Frank and Fleta (Hankins) Seely, Pamela was born on July 10, 1957, in Monett, Missouri. Pamela graduated from Monett High School in 1975. On December 9, 2007, Pamela was united in holy Randy
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Chris Walker

Tue, 05/17/2022 - 21:06
(From Ozark Funeral Home)Mr. Christopher Ryan “Chris” Walker, 33, of Anderson, Missouri, departed this life on Saturday, May 14, 2022, at his residence. Chris entered this life on January 17, 1989, in Joplin, Missouri, one of three sons born to the union of Duane and Deborah (Campbell) Walker. He was raised, attended school and lived most of his life in Joplin. He was currently employed by Randy
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Mary Jenkins

Tue, 05/17/2022 - 21:00
(From Parker Mortuary)Mary Sue Jenkins, age 79, Joplin, passed away on Sunday, May 15, 2022 at Spring River Christian Village. Mary was born October 22, 1942 in Dearborn, Michigan, daughter of the late Wilbur Howard Montgomery and Violet Pauline (Robbins) Montgomery. She worked for years in home health care in several locations and worked for several companies including Oxford and she was also aRandy
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Gwendolyn Smith

Tue, 05/17/2022 - 20:54
(From Forbes-Hoffman Funeral Home)Gwendolyn C. Smith, 81, of Chetopa, passed away at 4:05 a.m., Sunday, May 15, 2022, at Higher Call Nursing Center in Quapaw, Oklahoma.Gwendolyn C. Cross was born on July 27, 1940, to Amos Martin and Ada Louiza (Grady) Cross in Allen, Oklahoma. As a young girl, she moved with her family to California, where she grew up and attended school. She moved to the Randy
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Jake Chancey

Tue, 05/17/2022 - 20:49
(From Brenner Mortuary)Jakalene “Jake” A. Chancey, 90, of Pittsburg, passed away at 11:12 a.m., Wednesday, May 11, 2022 at the Joplin Gardens in Joplin, Missouri.She was born July 8, 1931 at Pittsburg, Kansas, the daughter of Orval Elmer “Cotton” and Verl Anna (Troxel) Clanton. She graduated from Pittsburg High School in 1949.On May 22, 1951, she was united in marriage to Charles L. Chancey at Randy
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Elizabeth Conley

Tue, 05/17/2022 - 20:41
(From Lakin Funeral Home)Dr. Elizabeth Joan Conley, age 74, of St. Elizabeth, passed away on Friday, May 13, 2022, at her home after a short illness. She was born in Barry County, on September 2, 1947, daughter of the late Martin and Mary Ann (Belt) Conley.After graduating high school from Joplin, she trained to become an RN. She later attended Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine. She Randy
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Anita Johnson

Tue, 05/17/2022 - 20:25
(From Clark Funeral Home)Anita Kay Johnson was born August 1, 1951, in Kansas City, Missouri, one of six children to Keith L. Hilsabeck, Sr. and Thelma Ficklin Hilsabeck. She entered into rest on May 16, 2022, at her home in Diamond, Missouri at the age of 70, following a lengthy illness. Anita moved to the Granby area as a child and was a lifelong area resident. She graduated from East Newton Randy
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Joyce Cooper

Tue, 05/17/2022 - 20:17
(From Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home)Joyce Evelyn Cooper, age 84, of Miller, Missouri, passed away at 5:06 a.m. on Tuesday, April 26, 2022, at Mercy Hospital in Joplin, Missouri. She was born September 1, 1937, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, the daughter of Roger and Maxine (Clark) Brown.Joyce was a 1955 graduate of Joplin High School, in Joplin, Missoouri, and was a homemaker. (adsbygoogle = Randy
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Tom Hardee

Tue, 05/17/2022 - 20:13
(From Parker Mortuary)Thomas Riley Hardee, age 65, Joplin, passed away on Sunday, May 1, 2022 at Mercy of Joplin.Tom was born October 12, 1956 in Boise, Idaho, son of the late James Monroe Hardee and Mary Juanita (Randall) Hardee. His family moved to Webb City where he attended school before joining the United States Army.  (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); After his Randy
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Joan Cleaver

Tue, 05/17/2022 - 20:06
Monday, May 18, 1942 to Friday, May 13, 2022Joan Cleaver's journey ended on Friday, May 13, 2022, with her niece by her side, after a long battle with dementia. Joan was born on May 18, 1942, in Joplin, MO to the late Daniel and Mary (Chatham) Cleaver. She graduated from Joplin High School in 1960, where she enjoyed playing the Cello. After high school she attended business college and worked forRandy
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Bob Walster

Tue, 05/17/2022 - 14:08
(From Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home)Robert “Bob” Francis Walster, age 83, of Mount Vernon, Missouri, passed away at 10:58 a.m. on Monday, May 16, 2022, at his home surrounded by his family after a short illness. Bob was born June 9, 1938, in Prairie du Rocher, Illinois, the son of Dennis and Clara (Menke) Walster.Bob graduated from St. Peter and Paul Catholic High School in 1956. He served in the Randy
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Tom DeMier

Tue, 05/17/2022 - 13:38
 (From Thornhill-Dillon Mortuary)Thomas Edwin DeMier, age 79, went to be with the Lord on May 15th with all 3 of his children by his side after a courageous battle with cancer.Tom was born on January 28th, 1943, in Joplin, Missouri, son of the late Opal Leo and Dorothy Veirs DeMier. He attended school in Joplin and graduated from Joplin High School. He then attended the University of Arkansas Randy
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