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Thursday, June 10, 2021

Obituary - LaVon (Turnbull) Posey

LaVon Posey (nee Turnbull), 91 of Nevada, MO, completed her life’s journey and went to the Lord on Wednesday, June 9, 2021. Lavon was born September 16, 1929 in Monroe City, MO to Allyn Gardner and Ula Dilola (Jones) Turnbull.

LaVon was the loving and dedicated mother of five still-married children, Daphne (Ron) Barks, Tom (Debbie) Posey, Buff (Ray) Salassa, Kelley (Georgia) Posey, and Chris (Teri) Posey, ten grandchildren, two great grandchildren, and countless nieces and nephews.

LaVon was a registered nurse for nearly forty-five years until she retired to Nevada, MO. She loved her family, many great friends and neighbors, and her beloved cat, Mr. Pook. LaVon will be cherished in our hearts forever.

Memorial service will follow at a later date. Those who wish may contribute to Heartland Hospice Memorial Fund or the Nevada Animal Shelter in care of Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada, MO.