Stephanie Jo Maxwell

Tuesday, November 10, 2009

Stephanie Jo Maxwell, 36, Nevada, Mo., passed away on Sunday, Nov. 8, 2009, at Freeman Health System, Joplin, Mo. She was born Aug. 16, 1973, in Cleve-land, Ohio, but grew up in Phoenix, Ariz.

She lived for a number of years in Webb City and moved to Vernon County in 2007 and has resided here since.

She studied and loved the theater. She also loved music and the movies.

Survivors include three children, Kyle Walker, Allison Walker and Mathew Walker, all of Carl Junction, Mo.; her mother, Bernadette Jorgensen, Nevada, Mo; three siblings; one niece, and a host of friends.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 12, 2009, at the Church of Christ in Nevada, Mo., with David Studer officiating. A committal service will follow in Click Cemetery, Nevada, Mo.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the Brain Trauma Foundation c/o Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada, Mo.

Due to some acute allergies, the family requests that those in attendance refrain from wearing cologne or perfume.

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