Ron W. Schurman

December 13, 1949-May 12, 2018 Ron W. Schurman, age 68, of Joplin, Mo., passed from this life on Saturday, May 12, 2018, at Mercy Hospital, Joplin. Ron was born on Dec. 13, 1949, in Atchison, Kan., and raised in Baxter Springs, Kan. He was first employed by his father at Schurman Funeral Home, in Baxter …

Mary LaVonne Armenta

October 18, 1951--February 15, 2018 Baxter Springs, KS  Mary LaVonne Armenta, 66, passed away on Thursday, February 15, 2018.  Private services will be held at a later date.  Arrangements are under the direction of Ozark Memorial Park Crematory, Joplin, MO.

Lillie M. Bass

May 12, 1943-February 2, 2018 Baxter Springs, Ks. - Lillie M. Bass, 74, a caregiver, passed away Friday, February 2, 2018. Celebration of Life will be 5:30 p.m. Thursday at First Christian Church in Galena, Ks. Arrangements are under the direction of Ozark Memorial Park Crematory, Joplin, Mo.

Cynthia Ann Bourne

November 6, 1931-January 15, 2018 Cynthia Ann Bourne, age 86, Joplin, passed away on Monday, January 15, 2018 at Spring River Christian Village. Cynthia was born November 6, 1931 in Joplin, daughter of the late Charles and Mildred Zimmerman.  She graduated from Joplin High School, and earned her teaching degree at Pittsburg State University.  She …