Donna M. Lasiter, age 71, of Carthage, Mo., passed away at 8:19 p.m. Wednesday, November 8, 2017. Donna was born February 11, 1946, in Eldorado Springs, Mo. She had lived in Carthage most of her life.
Donna was employed in the Quality Control Department of the Schreiber Bacon Plant, in Carthage. She previously worked for Big Smith Clothing Co., in Carthage. She attended Impact Life Church, in Joplin.
Donna enjoyed playing bingo, quilting and being with her friends. Most importantly she loved spending time with her family, friends and pets, Lacy and Nikki.
Donna married Loren E. Lasiter May 5, 1962, in Carthage. He preceded her in death on April 3, 2015.
She was also preceded in death by her parents, Dale and Viola Howerton; and a brother, Gary Howerton.
Survivors include three sons, Scott Lasiter, and fiancé, Katrina, Willie Lasiter and Gene Lasiter and wife, Sherrie, all of Carthage; a friend she considered as a son, Chestene Burns, Carthage; five brothers, Ron Howerton, Roger Howerton and Linda Zebert, Mark Howerton and wife, Carla, and Fred Howerton and wife, Misty, all of Carthage, and Steve Howerton, St. Louis, Mo.; two sisters, Connie McCoy and husband, Roger, Carthage, and Bonnie Garin and husband, Byron, Virginia Beach, Va.; seven grandchildren, and 11 great-grandchildren.
Services will be at Fairview Christian Church, in Carthage, on Monday, November 13th, starting at 6:30 p.m.
Published on November 12, 2017