The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

Obits

February 13, 2013

Amos M. Land

WEBB CITY, MO —

Amos M. Land, age 99, of Webb City, Mo., passed away Feb. 11, 2013, following a short illness.

He was born April 18, 1913, in Carthage, Mo., to Frank and Maude Goodman Land.

Amos was a life time resident and was a machinist by trade. He was an avid fisherman and enjoyed baseball. Amos was also a photographer in his early years. He was a former employee of Sperry-Vickers and Atlas.

He was preceded in death by two wives, Minnie Lassiter and Elsa Wilson; one son, Charles Land; four brothers and two sisters.

Amos is survived by a daughter, Loretta Brooks; two sisters, Betty Hinkle, Joplin, Mo., and Helen Hetherington, Carl Junction, Mo.; and several grand and great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 15, at Ozark Memorial Park Cemetery, Joplin, with Brenda Overman officiating.

Arrangements under the direction of Mason-Woodard Mortuary & Crematory, Joplin.

Online condolences may be made at www.masonwoodard.com

1
Text Only
Obits
  • Pendergraft, Carolyn Carolyn B. Pendergraft

    Carolyn Rial Pendergraft, age 78, of Joplin, passed away on Tuesday, July 24, 2014, at Joplin Health and Rehabilitation with family at her side.

    July 31, 2014 3 Photos

  • Cindy Showers

    Cindy Showers lost her battle with cancer July 14, 2014, at 10:08 a.m. at the home she shared with her sister. Her family surrounded her with love. Her attitude since she was diagnosed was one of strength and calmness. Her soul was caring and giving.

    July 31, 2014

  • Jim Gilliam

    Jan. 28, 1937 - July 30, 2011

    July 30, 2014

  • Etta Toney Etta Toney

    Etta Ionie Toney, age 87, formerly of Joplin, passed away at 9:05 a.m. Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Choctaw Memorial Hospital, Hugo, Okla.

    July 30, 2014 2 Photos

  • Military Jay Samuel Rodney

    Jay Samuel Rodney, 91, died Saturday, July 26, 2014.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Burgis Taber Burgis Taber

    Burgis Maynard Taber, 94, born March 14, 1920, entered Glory on July 27, 2014.

    July 29, 2014 3 Photos

  • Elizabeth A. Ford Elizabeth Ann Ford

    Elizabeth Ann Ford, age 59, of Joplin, passed away on Sunday, July 27, 2014, at her home, following an illness.

    July 29, 2014 2 Photos

  • Don Pargen

    Donald Ray Pargen, 76, of Joplin, Mo., died at the Spring River Christian Village, Saturday morning, July 26, 2014.

    July 29, 2014

  • Joe A. Turney Joe A. Turney

    Joe A Turney passed away July 27, 2014, following a short illness.

    July 29, 2014 3 Photos

  • Darrell "Doc" Carnagey Darrell L. "Doc" Carnagey

    Doc  Carnagey, age 47, of Carl Junction, Mo., passed away Tuesday, July 22, 2014.

    July 28, 2014 2 Photos