The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO


March 17, 2014

Linda C. Beavers

JOPLIN, Mo. — Linda Carol Beavers, age 70, of Joplin passed away at 9:00, Friday morning, March 14, 2014, at her home.

She was born on Dec. 22, 1943, the daughter of Ted and Marge "Stevens" Bradford.

She married Edgar Beavers on Feb. 3, 1961, in Cassville, Mo. Linda worked in housekeeping at National Healthcare of Joplin and as a cook for several Hospitals in the area and loved to collect clocks.

She is preceded in death by her parents; and a grandson, Michael Beavers.

Survivors include her husband, Edgar, of the home; a son, Mike Beavers and wife, Belinda, of Carthage; a daughter, Sharrolet Henson and husband, Brian; a brother, Bob Bradford; three sisters, Janie Bateman, Pat Savage and Barbara Eaststep; 13 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren and one on the way.

Services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 18, at the Mason-Woodard Mortuary with Rev, Jarel Burnside officiating, with burial to follow in the Ozark Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. on Monday at the Mortuary.

Arrangements entrusted to the Mason-Woodard Mortuary. Online condolences may be made at

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