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Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Obituary - Dora Irene Carroll

Funeral services for Dora I. Carroll will be 11 a.m. Monday, March 29, 2021 at the Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel (660-679-6555) in Butler, Missouri. No visitation. Burial in Johnstown Cemetery, Johnstown, Missouri. Contributions to Church of Christ India Missions or In Search of the Lord's Way. Online condolences www.schowengerdtchapel.com.

Dora Irene (Spears) Carroll was born January 21, 1936 in rural Bates County near Ballard, Missouri. She passed away Saturday, March 20, 2021 at Citizen's Memorial Hospital in Bolivar, Missouri at the age of 85. She was the youngest of nine children born to Roy Edward Sr. and Laura (Umstattd) Spears.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her brothers (Elwin, Buddy, Buster and Asa), also her sisters (Mildred, Nina, Elizabeth and Lois). Dora is survived by her husband Thomas of Appleton City, MO, her three children Clark (Connie) Carroll of Appleton City, MO, Steven (Eldonna) Carroll of Butler, MO, Melinda (Paul) Noble of Appleton City, MO, brother-in-law Charles (Louise) Carroll of Harrisonville, MO, sister-in-law Wanda (Ross) Wainscott of Butler, MO; ten grandchildren, twenty great-grandchildren (with another expected in August) and many nieces and nephews.