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Sharon Ruth Hemby

April 14, 1948 September 16, 2017
Sharon Ruth Hemby
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Obituary for Sharon Ruth Hemby

Sharon Ruth Hemby, age 69, of Joplin passed away on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at her residence.  She was born on April 14, 1948 in Pittsburg, Kansas to Theodore Hemby and Vivian (Dyer) Hemby.  Sharon was an EMT for many years.  Sharon is survived by her sisters, Carol Fox of Joplin, Rebecca Bigby of Joplin, Cheryl Patton of Carterville; brothers, Theodore Hemby of Alton, MO, Robert Hemby of Portland, OR, Joseph Hemby of Blackwell, OK; along with several other family members and friends that she loved dearly.  She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, David Hemby; and 2 sisters, Sandra Collins and Diane Hopper.  The family will have a memorial service on Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 4:00 PM at the Parkwood Senior Apartments, 1200 North Rangeline in Joplin with Pastor Jay St. Clair officiating.  In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial contributions to be made to God’s Resort in Joplin in her memory.  Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Simpson Funeral Home in Webb City.  Visit for online condolences.

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Memorial Service




4:00 PM 9/21/2017 4:00:00 PM
Parkwood Senior Apartments

1200 North Rangeline
Joplin, Missouri 64801

Parkwood Senior Apartments
1200 North Rangeline Joplin 64801 Missouri
United States

Memorial Contribution

God's Resort

1501 Pearl Avenue
Joplin, Missouri 64804

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