Kelly Lunsford

December 21, 1961 – September 4, 2020
Kelly Lunsford

Kelly Lunsford, 58, of Monett went to be with her heavenly Father on Friday, September 4, 2020 at Freeman Hospital in Joplin, MO.

Kelly was born on December 21, 1961 in Pekin, IL daughter of Duane Marrs and Ann (Mettlach) Marrs. Kelly graduated from Monett High School Class of 1980. She owned and operated Ruff Cuts Grooming in Monett for many years. She was a devoted animal lover, particularly concerned with the welfare of dogs and cats. During her lifetime she was known to rescue many animals and find them a good home. Kelly will be missed by her customers and by her family and friends.

Kelly is survived by her parents, Duane Marrs of Monett and Ann Marrs of Monett; two sisters, Sandy Briant of Monett; and Cindy Gunter and husband Kevin of Pleasant Ridge, MO; one niece, Stephanie McCollough and husband Frank of Monett; a great-niece and great-nephews; and a host of extended family and friends.

A private family service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family wishes are for the memorial contributions to be made to Haven of the Ozarks Animal Sanctuary.

Arrangements are under the direction of Buchanan Funeral Home, Monett, MO.