Curtis  Shikles


Curtis A Shikles, 79, of Joplin, MO, passed away Wednesday, August 21, 2019, at Freeman Hospital following an illness.
Curtis was born February 24, 1940, in Russellville, MO, the son of the late Lloyd and Anna (Jones) Shikles. He owned and operated CCS Transportation Inc. and C&C Fleet Service for many years.
He married, Cynthia Lind on December 24, 1981. She survives.
Additional survivors include four daughters, Chelsea Sandefer and husband, Roger, of Carl Junction, MO, Kimberly Lewis and husband, Dewey, of Asbury, MO, Julie Young and husband, Glenn, of St. Elizabeth, MO, and Melissa Lowry; two sons, Jeffrey Shikles, of Carthage, MO, Douglas Garver and wife, Charmaine, of Oronogo, MO; two brothers, Robert Shikles, of California, MO, Junior Shikles, of Jefferson City, MO; one sister, Darlene Hunt, of Willard, MO; and seven grandchildren, David, Lydia, Mackenzie, Kaleb, Audrey, Gideon, Nolan and one to be named at a later date.
Funeral services have been scheduled for 2 p.m. Monday, August 26, at Mason-Woodard Chapel. Burial will follow at Ozark Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends during a time of visitation from 3 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, August 25, at the funeral home.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Mason-Woodard Mortuary & Crematory.
Published on August 23, 2019

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james walton
Aug 25, 2019
R I P my dear friend see you on the otherside travel well jim
Lois Faulconer
Aug 23, 2019
Julie and Jeff. I am sorry for your loss and will pray for the comfort of God.