The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

Obits

January 22, 2013

Alma M. McFerron

CARL JUNCTION, Mo. — Alma May McFerron, age 103, Carl Junction, Mo. passed away Sunday Jan. 20, 2013, following a lengthy illness.

Alma was born Dec. 5, 1909, to William J. and Mary Hutcheson Morris in Bentonville, Ark.

She was a charter member of the Lawton Kansas Christian Church. Alma was a beautician.

Alma married Albert McFerron on May 26, 1934, in Joplin, Mo. and he preceded her in death on Nov. 13, 1969. She was also preceded in death by two brothers; and one sister.

She is survived by three daughters, Marylyn King, Joplin, Mo., Jeannine Simpson, Carl Junction, Mo. And Cheryl McFerron, Carl Junction; six grandchildren, Vicki Earhart, Cindy Madsen, Jeff King, Karla Rush, Kevin Simpson, Karen Banks; 11 great-grandchildren, Shon Earhart, Chris Earhart, Andrea Sommer, Melinda Haddock Marylee King, Makayla King, Malynne  King, Levi Rush, Leanna Canfield, Chap Banks, Zachary Banks; eight great-great-grandchildren, Sheldon Earhart, Lakin Earhart, Ava Earhart, Aidan Sommer, Lacy Haddock, Tanner Haddock,  Koen Rush, and Emma Rush.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday Jan. 24, at the Carl Junction Christian Church with Boyce Mouton minister officiating. The family will receive friends at 1 p.m. Thursday at the church prior to the service.  Burial will be in the Carl Junction Cemetery.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hedge-Lewis Funeral Home, Webb City, Mo.

1
Text Only
Obits
  • Loraine M. Harris Loraine Harris

    Loraine Marie "Rainey" (Hawkins) Harris, 63, Seneca, Mo., passed into eternal rest April 15, 2014, at her residence after an illness.

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Earl Clifton Drake Earl Clifton "Cliff" Drake

    Flower of the family "Bloomin Idiot"

    April 18, 2014 3 Photos

  • Adam Hoover Adam Paul Hoover

    On April 14, 2014, Adam Paul Hoover passed away in Iowa City, Iowa.

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Gail Rose M. Gail Rose

    M. Gail Rose, age 61, of Duenweg, Mo., passed away Monday, April 14, 2014, at her home.

    April 17, 2014 2 Photos

  • James Wicks James E. "Jim" Wicks Sr.

    In loving memory of James E. "Jim" Wicks Sr.

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • Garry McDaniel Garry Dean McDaniel

    Garry Dean McDaniel passed away on Sunday, April 13, 2014, at this home in Carl Junction, after a lengthy illness.

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • Buck Dalton Buck Roosevelt Dalton

    Feb. 15, 1933 - April 14, 2014

    April 16, 2014 2 Photos

  • Wanda Dickens Wanda Bell (Harris) Dickens

    Wanda Bell Harris Dickens, 86, Fairview, Mo., died April 15, 2014, at the home of her sister, Willadean, where she had made her home the last two years.

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • Robert Duvall Robert Clayton Duvall

    Robert Clayton Duvall, 93, passed away March 4, 2014, at the Alfredo Gonzalez Texas State Nursing Home in McAllen, Texas.

    April 16, 2014 3 Photos

  • Angie Hoskins Angie Kay Hoskins

    Angie Kay Hoskins, age 50, of Joplin, Mo., went to her heavenly home on Saturday, April 12, 2014.

    April 15, 2014 2 Photos