Sherri Ann Smith
March 28, 1960 Aug. 22, 2018 Sherri Ann Smith, 58, of Joplin, Mo., formerly of Neosho, died Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2018, at Freeman Hospital West in Joplin, after months of declining health.
She was born March 28, 1960, in Smithville, Mo., to Jesse and Essie (Horne) Miller. She graduated from Truman High School in Independence, Mo., in 1978 and furthered her education at Crowder College in Neosho. She was employed by New Visions as a direct support professional. She enjoyed reading, playing bingo and watching her favorite TV shows.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Karen Ruddick and Claudette Jones; and two brothers, Louis and Melvin Miller.
Survivors include her two children, Damon Miller (Rachel) of Webb City, Mo., and Shanna Smith of Joplin; eight grandchildren; two sisters, Doris Lawson of Joplin, Trenda Shaw of Jacksonville, Fla.; and two brothers, Mike Miller of Maysville, Ark., and Paul Shaw of Shanghai, China.
Funeral services were Monday, Aug. 27, 2018, at the Anderson Chapel of the Ozark Funeral Homes. Burial followed in the Cummings Cemetery in Tiff City, Mo.
Online condolences may be sent to www.ozarkfuneral home.com.
Arrangements were by Ozark Funeral Home in Anderson, Mo.