Elmer Leroy Points

September 30, 1945 - June 26, 2020
Elmer Points

Mr. Elmer Leroy Points, 74, of Seneca, Missouri, departed this life on Friday morning, June 26, 2020, while at Mercy Hospital in Joplin, Missouri, after a recent decline in health.

Elmer entered this life on September 30, 1945, in Honey Creek, Iowa, son of the late Richard and Maude (Nuzum) Points. He was raised in Council Bluffs, Iowa where he remained until moving to Seneca, Missouri, in 2004. He was a talented and hardworking mechanic, specializing in lawnmower and small engine repair.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and two children, Nathan and Elizabeth Points.

He is survived by his six children, Richard Points of Seneca, Marla Points, of Joplin, James Points of Seneca, Joshua Points of Joplin, Jeb Points of Council Bluffs, Iowa and Linda Hodgson of Tucson, Arizona; several grandchildren and great grandchildren; a brother, Duane Points of Council Bluffs, Iowa; several nieces and nephews; as well as a host of other family and friends.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday evening, July 1, 2020 for a time of visitation and viewing from 5-7:00 p.m. at Parker Mortuary in Joplin, Missouri. Arrangements are under the personal care and direction of Parker Mortuary.