Willodean Greenhaw, 81, Neosho, died Friday, Sept. 21, 2012, at Medicalodge in Neosho, following a lengthy illness.
Willodean was born March 8, 1931, in Exeter, Mo., and was a lifelong area resident. She worked in food service at the Neosho Public School system for 28 years, was a board member at Belfast Cemetery for many years, and was a member of First Freewill Baptist Church.
She married Doyle Huffman, who preceded her in death, and then married George Greenhaw in 1959 and he survives.
Also surviving are three daughters, Judy Layton and husband, Mark, Canton, Ill.; Debbie Greenhaw, Grove, Okla., and Gail Stephens and husband, Randy, Neosho; five grandchildren, Angie Wilhite, Eric Branson, Devon Fields, Dusty Elbrader and Dawn Elbrader.
She is also preceded in death by her parents, Vernon and Delthia Barnett and a brother, T. S. Barnett.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Clark Funeral Home Chapel of Memories. Dr. Jerry Seigel will officiate.
Interment will be in the Belfast Cemetery and serving as pallbearers will be Randy Stephens, Jeremy Fields, Bill Jessee, Dennis Elbrader, Dusty Elbrader and Calvin Jordon. The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until service time on Tuesday. Friends may also call from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Contributions in memory of Willodean may be made to Belfast Cemetery, c/o Clark Funeral Home, P.O. Box 66, Neosho, 64850.
Arrangements are under the direction of Clark Funeral Home, Neosho.
Online condolences may be posted at www.clarkfuneralhomes.com.