Connie Laverne Moffatt

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Connie Laverne Moffatt, 76, Nevada, Mo., passed away on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019, at her home in Nevada following a lengthy illness. Connie was born Sept. 24, 1942, in Mt. Carmel, Ill., to Ruby Pearline Miskell. She was united in marriage to Paul “Pete” Moffatt on July 13, 1976, in Miami, Okla., and he survives of the home.

Connie moved to El Dorado Springs with her family from Mt. Carmel, Ill., and attended school in El Dorado Springs. Connie worked at Nevada State Hospital for 30 years until her retirement in 2002. She was a member of First Christian Church in Nevada. Connie was a loving wife, loyal grandmother, and very devoted to her children and grandchildren.

In addition to her husband, Pete, she is survived by two sons, Tracy Bybee and his wife, Cindy, Nevada, and Keith Anderson, Nevada; two daughters, Becky Myers and her husband, Roy, Nevada, and Kenya Storm and her husband, Scott, Nevada; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; two brothers, Kelly Bybee, Huntsville, Texas, and Harley Collier, Mt. Vernon, Mo.; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; one son, Kenny Anderson; grandsons, Timothy Bybee and Blake Beerbower; great-grandsons, Austin Lukenbill and Daulton Newcome-Bybee; stepdaughter, Kelly Moffatt; and infant daughter; sister, Diane Duncan; and brother, Mike Collier..

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 14, at Ferry Funeral Home, in Nevada, with Pastor Bill Platt officiating. Interment will follow in Newton Burial Park, in Nevada. The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m., prior to the service at the funeral home.

Memorials are suggested to Vernon County Cancer Relief in care of Ferry Funeral Home.

View obituary and send condolences online at