Gary Atkinson

January 19, 1937--May 21, 2020 Gary Atkinson, age 83 of Joplin, Missouri passed away Thursday May 21, 2020. He was born January 19, 1937 in La Russell, Missouri to Russell and Geraldine (Wooten) Atkinson. Gary served in the United States Air Force and after his service he worked as a plant manager for FAG in …

Harry W. Martin

October 31, 1934--May 15, 2020 Harry W. Martin age 85 of Joplin, Missouri passed away on Friday, May 15, 2020 at Freeman West Hospital.  He was born on October 31, 1934 in Carthage, Missouri to Addison C. Martin and Ida (Hidle) Martin.  Harry was a farmer and retired from Atlas Powder Company.  He married Betty …

Howard E. Collins

May 12, 1945--May 15, 2020 Howard Eugene “Gene” Collins (75), in the arms of his beloved wife, Waynette, he passed peacefully into eternal life on May 15, 2020, after a courageous fight against ALS. Gene was met in heaven by his parents, Howard L. and Doris Maxine (Bayless), his mother-in-law,Dean Moore , and a sibling …

Sandra S. Simon

March 30, 1939--May 12, 2020 Our “Memaw”, Sue Simon, 81, of Webb City, passed away peacefully on Tuesday morning, May 12, 2020, in Carthage. Sue was born March 30, 1939, in Waco, Missouri, one of two children born to the union of the late Charles “Charley” and Lois (Long) Morris. She was raised in Carl …

Kenneth A. Riley

October 21, 1937--May 11, 2020 Reverend Kenneth A. Riley, age 82 of Carl Junction, Missouri, passed away Monday May 11, 2020. He was born October 21, 1937 in Ft. Smith, Arkansas to Ernest and Genevieve (Martin) Riley. Kenneth graduated High School in Ft. Smith, Arkansas and attended Southwestern Assemblies of God College. He became an …