The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO


April 3, 2014

Keith Green

WEBB CITY, Mo. — Keith B. Green, age 72, of Webb City, Mo., passed away on Tuesday, April 1, 2014, at his residence from a sudden illness.

He was born on Dec. 24, 1941, to Dave Green and Viola Karnes Green in Carthage. Keith was a truck driver. He loved to fish and fix things in his garage. Keith also loved taking trips to the lake to spend time with his family and friends.

He married Doris Green on Jan. 5, 1981, in Miami, Okla. She preceded him in death on March 17, 2006.

Keith is survived by daughters, Karen McDaniel and husband, Monte, of DeSoto, Kan., and Starlah Bergmann and husband, Greg, of St. Louis, Mo.; brother, Leo Flowers, of Oronogo; sister, Kim Culp and husband, Robert, of Neosho; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by one son, Terry Cure.

A time of visitation will be at the Simpson Funeral Home in Webb City, on Friday from 10 until 11 a.m. with services to follow at 11 a.m. with Rev. Bob Easton officiating. Burial will follow in Ozark Memorial Park Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggest memorial contributions to the American Diabetes Association in his memory.

Arrangements are under the direction of Simpson Funeral Home in Webb City.

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