August 9, 1935 —- August 7, 2021
Mary Evelyn Stribling was born August 9, 1935 in Oklahoma to George Jones and Cleo (Gaylon) Jones.
Mary had 4 children Gerrie Dawn Stribling, Terri Lynn Crayne and Husband Mike Crayne of Lenexa, Ks, Kerri Jo Morlen of Carthage, Mo, and Harry Duane Stribling of Joplin, Mo; Grandchildren, Meada Spencer, Eric Day, Nicolas Marlen, Michael Crayne, Evan Day, Joshua Morlen, Calvin Morlen and nine Great-Grandchildren.
Mary is survived by one brother; Richard Jones of Joplin. Mary is Preceded in death by her parents George Jones and Cleo (Gaylon) Jones; brothers Jerry Jones and Paul Jones; sister Georgia Ray; daughter Gerrie Dawn Stribling; grandson Nicolas Morlen and great-granddaughter Christian Bickerton.
Mary loved to spend time with her friends at Mercy Village playing cards, doing puzzles and gardening.
A Celebration of life will be held Thursday August 12, 2021 11 a.m. at the Mausoleum of Memories in Ozark Memorial Park Cemetery of Joplin, Mo. Arrangements are under the direction of Ozark Memorial Park Crematory of Joplin, mo.