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3701 East 7th Street
Joplin, MO 64801
Phone: (417) 781-1711
Fax: (417)-781-3916
Geraldine Drew

Geraldine M. Drew

Friday, February 9th, 1934 - Saturday, April 20th, 2019
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Geraldine M. Drew, age 85, of Crocker, MO, passed away on Saturday, April 20, 2019 at Mercy Hospital in Springfield, MO. Ms. Drew, daughter of the late Lawrence and Dorothy (Loucks) Saunders, was born on February 9, 1934 in Pennsylvania. She married Carlyle L. Stanton I, and together they raised five children. She later married Jasper Drew, who preceded her in death in 1973. Geraldine was a member of the Oak Grove Community Chapel of Joplin. She enjoyed crocheting and knitting, often creating things for others. Her favorite enjoyment was time spent with her family and grandchildren.

Survivors include one son, Carlyle L. Stanton II, of Joplin; three daughters, Deborah Watson, of Crocker, Bonnie Didlot, and her husband, Don, of Oronogo, and Rose Pierce, and her husband, Cap, of Crocker; one daughter-in-law, Darcy Watson, of Neosho; one brother, Duane Saunders, of Pennsylvania; two sisters Viola Kaiser and Elaine Hulse, both of New York; 15 grandchildren; 35 great grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents and husbands, Geraldine was preceded in death by one son, James Watson; one granddaughter, Monica Robinson; three brothers; and one sister.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday April 24, 2019 at 1:00 pm at Mason-Woodard Mortuary in Joplin with burial to follow at the Hornet Cemetery in Hornet, Missouri. The family will receive friends on Tuesday April 23rd from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm at the mortuary. Memorial contributions may be made to the family and may be entrusted to the mortuary.

Arrangements are under the care and direction of Mason-Woodard Mortuary and Crematory, Joplin.
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  • Visitation

    Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019 | 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019 6:00pm - 7:00pm
    Mason-Woodard Mortuary
    3701 E. 7th Street
    Joplin, Missouri 64801
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  • Funeral Service

    Wednesday, April 24th, 2019 | 1:00pm
    Wednesday, April 24th, 2019 1:00pm
    Mason-Woodard Mortuary
    3701 E. 7th Street
    Joplin, Missouri 64801
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  • Interment

    Wednesday, April 24th, 2019 |
    Wednesday, April 24th, 2019
    Hornet Cemetery
    Address Not Available
    Hornet, Missouri
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Posted at 12:24pm
My sincere condolences for your loss. You can find countless consoling scriptures in God’s Word the Bible. In Ps. 31:7 it states.... that God is aware
of our deep distress. Furthermore, God promises that in the future: He will wipe out every tear from their eyes, and death will be no more....
Rev. 21:4.

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Posted at 09:34pm
All our thoughts and prayers are with you. May Grandma rest in eternal peace, and know that she is forever loved. Love Jim & Yvonne, and family
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