Michael Ray Most, age 64, Joplin, Mo., passed away at 12:52 a.m. Saturday, March 10, 2018.
Mike was born Feb. 5, 1954, in Ponca City, Okla., to the late Alfred Most and Ruby Link Most and resided in the Joplin area most of his life.
He attended Carthage (Mo.)High School and worked at Dyno Nobel, Inc., for many years, until he retired in 2012. He was a master craftsman knife maker and enjoyed fishing any time he could.
Mike is survived by his three children, Amanda Most Bierbaum and husband, Todd, DeFuniak Springs, Fla., Zackary Most and husband, Diego, Okinawa, Japan, and Karli Most Fort and husband, Micah, Joplin. One grandson, Malachi, who was the apple of his eye; two sisters, Jean Donoho, of Diamond, Mo., and Karen Dickinson, Tulsa, Okla.; and a host of nieces and nephews.
A time of visitation will be Thursday, March 15, from 5-7 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 631 South Garrison Avenue, Carthage.
Published on March 13, 2018