Jo Ann (Agee) Kappel

Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Jo Ann (Agee) Kappel, 61, passed away Monday, Jan. 25, 2021, at her home in Nevada, Mo., following months of treatment for Cancer. Jo Ann was born Aug. 27, 1959, in Nevada, Mo., the daughter of Stafford and Judith Agee. She married Randall Kappel of Joplin, Mo., on Sept. 24, 1994, in Joplin. She grew up in Nevada and Kansas City, Mo., attending Brian and Nevada Jr./Sr. High before moving to Kansas City graduating in 1977, from Hickman Mills High School.

In addition to her husband Randall of the home, survivors include her father, Stafford Agee, of Nevada; daughter, Amy Marie Agee and husband, Shrivasta Shevada of Webb City, Mo., Allison and husband, David Ware; and three grandchildren, Keerstin, Alivia, and Aiden Ware, all of Granby, Mo.; brother, James M. Agee and wife, Shannon, of Leavenworth, Kan. In addition, aunts, uncles, and cousins too numerous to mention spread all over the U.S. including Alaska and also India.

Funeral services will be held at noon, Friday, Jan. 29, at Ferry Funeral Home in Nevada. Interment will follow in Newton Burial Park in Nevada. The family will receive friends from 11 to noon, prior to the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations to either the Vernon County Cancer Relief or Heartland Hospice, in care of Ferry Funeral Home.

Those in attendance will be asked to maintain social distancing and are asked to wear face masks to protect themselves and others.

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