Joan Marie Myers, 83, Joplin, Mo., passed away March 12, 2017, at the University of Kansas Hospital.
She was born August 31, 1933, in Kansas City, Mo., the daughter of Lewis and Leora (Peters) Yates. She was a homemaker and member of Duenweg Assembly of God.
Joan married John C. Myers on July 21, 1953, in Anderson, Mo., and he preceded her in death in 1990.
She is survived by two brothers, Bob Yates and Charles Yates; four sisters, Mary Parks, Alice Hackworth, Helen Kelley, and Linda Farrell; two nephews, Stephen Farrell and wife, Tori, and Billy Farrell; and six great nephews and nieces, Alex, Eric, Genevieve, Tyler, Javelin, and Brandon, and various other nieces and nephews.
Services will be held Friday, March 17, at 2 p.m. at Clark Funeral Home in Neosho, Mo. Interment will follow in the Peace Valley Cemetery in Anderson. The family will receive friends Friday afternoon from 1 to 2 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home.
Services are under the direction of Clark Funeral Home, Neosho.
Published on  March 15, 2017