Author: Ulmer Funeral Home

Mary Ann Knight-Herron

Mary Ann Knight-Herron, 65, Carthage, Missouri passed safely into the arms of Jesus for the home He had prepared for her, on Monday October 12, 2020 at Freeman Hospital, Joplin, Missouri.

Robert Dallas "PaPa" Tommey

Robert Dallas “PaPa” Tommey, 92, passed away September 28, 2020 at his home in Carthage. Bob was born March 2, 1928 in Ozan, AR to James Oliver Tommey and Betty Katura “Edmiaston” Tommey.

Lyra Margaret Destefano

Margaret DeStefano, retired art teacher, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, 82, died Thursday, September 24, 2020, from complications with dementia at the Joplin Health and Rehabilitation Center, Joplin, Missouri.

Don Knost

“The Master” has retired to the big corn field in the sky! Our buddy, pal and good friend Don Knost passed away August 29, 2020, at Freeman Hospital, Joplin, MO. Don was born September 2, 1959, in Carthage, Missouri, to Gary S. and Melba “Adkins” Knost.

Jeannie R. Helms

Jeannie R. Helms, 48, passed away Friday, September 4, 2020 at her home in Carthage. Jeannie was born August 3, 1972 in Webb City, MO to Charlie O. Lee and Jean “Luney” Burton. Jeannie was a lifetime resident of Carthage and Jasper, a CPA and attended Elevation Church.

Mary Jane "Coady" York

On Sunday, August 30, 2020, Mary Jane (Coady) York, loving mother of six children and many grandchildren went to sleep in the arms of her adoring children and woke up in the arms of the Heavenly Father.