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3701 East 7th Street
Joplin, MO 64801
Phone: (417) 781-1711
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Audrey Gaw

Audrey M. Gaw

Thursday, October 9th, 1924 - Thursday, June 6th, 2019
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Audrey Mae Gaw (Gentry) age 94, passed away peacefully in her home on Thursday, June 6, 2019.

Audrey was born to Tom and Rosie Gentry on October 9, 1924 in Monroe County, Kentucky.
Audrey met her husband, Jesse Gaw in 1940 at the spring near their homes in Tompkinsville, Kentucky. They married in 1944 and were blessed with eight children.

Audrey was preceded in death by her husband, Jesse, and by her children, Jessica Ann Murphy, Sheila Richards, and Daniel Gaw, and by her siblings, James Gentry, Gwen Pruitt and Pauline Gardner.

Audrey is survived by her children, Sandra Bray (Larry), James Gaw (Cathy), Joy Woodhull (Michael), John Gaw, Laura Jane Wolfe (Jeff) and her grandchildren, Jeff Murphy, Melinda Bridges, Stana Gaw, Heather Burroughs, Gentry Gaw, Lindsey Gaw, Sean Gaw, Charles Woodhull, Brian Woodhull, Andrew Woodhull, Hillary Biggers, Rachel Wolfe, Jack Wolfe and Jacob Wolfe along with 20 great-grandchildren, and by her siblings Allene Landis, Pearl Butler, Jewell Waters, Joe Gentry, and Judy Hoover, and her beloved cat, Simon.

Audrey loved to travel and was able to visit all 48 continental states, spending her 88th birthday in a hot air balloon at the Albuquerque Balloon Festival. Audrey was a long-time member of Harmony Heights Baptist Church and had an unwavering faith in God.

A Celebration of Life will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday, June 13, at Harmony Heights Baptist Church, with burial to follow at Osborne Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, June 12th from 4:00pm to 5:00pm at the Mason-Woodard Mortuary.
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  • Visitation

    Wednesday, June 12th, 2019 | 4:00pm - 5:00pm
    Wednesday, June 12th, 2019 4:00pm - 5:00pm
    Mason-Woodard Mortuary and Chapel
    3701 E. 7th Street
    Joplin, MO 64801
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  • Service

    Thursday, June 13th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Thursday, June 13th, 2019 11:00am
    Harmony Heights Baptist Church
    Address Not Available
    Charlie Burnett
  • Interment

    Thursday, June 13th, 2019 |
    Thursday, June 13th, 2019
    Osborne Memorial Park Cemetery
    Address Not Available
    Joplin, Missouri
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Posted at 07:19pm
at this time of grief i would like to extend my sincere condolences for the family. at revelations 21:3,4 it says, With that I heard a loud voice from the throne say: “Look! The tent of God is with mankind, and he will reside with them, and they will be his people. And God himself will be with them. 4 And he will wipe out every tear from their eyes, and death will be no more, neither will mourning nor outcry nor pain be anymore. The former things have passed away.” i hope that brings some peace of mind in this time of loss.

Lorie Pruitt

Posted at 01:04pm
May God show you mercy and kindness as memories floods your minds of the joys and laughter you have shared throughout the years. May your heart not feel so broken knowing she has rest and no pain or suffering. Gary & I love you all.

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Posted at 07:44am
Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Love Steve and Linda Butler
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Posted at 04:34pm
Aunt Audrey will remain in our hearts forever. With deepest sympathy from the families of Sharon, Elizabeth, Gary, Mike, Kevin, Teresa (Pruitt)
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