Confirmed COVID-19 numbers continued to rise Wednesday in the Joplin area. The tallies climbed, according to health department Facebook pages, from 582 to 636 in Jasper County, from 492 to 500 cases in Newton County, and from 152 to 165 in Joplin.
WYANDOTTE, OK - Marilyn L. Convirs, 76, a bookkeeper for The Bunker and Convirs Used Cars, passed away Tuesday, August 4, 2020. Graveside services 10 a.m. Friday at Seneca Cemetery. Arrangements by Campbell-Biddlecome Funeral Home, Seneca, MO.
JOPLIN, MO - Gary D. Copeland, 59, a driver for Republic Services, passed away Monday, August 3, 2020. Services are planned for a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Ozark Memorial Park Crematory, Joplin.