January 19, 1937–February 27, 2019
Loris S. Crossley, age 82 of Joplin, Mo. passed away on Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at Mercy Hospital in Joplin.
Loris was born on January 19, 1937 in Peel, Ar., the daughter of Francis J. and Bessie (Trenary) Nations. She worked as a Nurse’s Aide for The Greenbriar Nursing Home for many years before retiring in 2002. Loris loved to dance and researching her ancestry and genealogy.
She married Nelson Crossley, he preceded her in death in 2007. Loris was also preceded by her daughters, Lisa Mitchell and Debbie Crossley, and two sisters. Survivors include her significant other; Don McLaughlin of Joplin, a grandson; Curtis Mitchell and wife Brenda of Joplin, and three great-grandchildren.
Funeral services have been scheduled for 10:00 a.m. Monday, March 4, 2019 at the Mason-Woodard Chapel. Burial will follow at Ozark Memorial Park Cemetery.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Mason-Woodard Mortuary & Crematory.