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Thursday, July 8, 2021

Obituary - Elaine Cribbs

Funeral services for Elaine Cribbs of Butler, Missouri will be 11 a.m. Saturday, July 10, 2021 at Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel (660-679-6555) in Butler. Visitation will be prior to services from 10-11 a.m. at Schowengerdt Chapel. Burial in Oak Hill Cemetery, Butler. Contributions to Happy Hill Church of God. Online condolences, www.schowengerdtchapel.com.

Katherine Elaine Broce Cribbs, age 85 of Butler, Missouri passed away Wednesday, July 7, 2021 at Medicalodge Nursing Center in Butler. She was born June 10, 1936 to Edwin Paul and Beatrice Ruth Akins Brocer in Forest City, Missouri.

Elaine is survived by her daughter, Debbie Dunlap and husband Ron of Butler, Missouri; one brother, Gary Broce and wife Susan of Indianapolis, Indiana; three sisters, Ruth Glidewell of St. Joseph, Missouri, Sharon Davis and husband Danny of Stronghurst, Illinios and Karen Bayless and husband Dennis of Elwood, Kansas; sister-in-law, Elaine Broce of St. Joseph, Missouri; two grandchildren, Mandy Yates and husband Tommy and Jeff Dunlap and wife Christy all of Butler, Missouri; ten great-grandchildren, Andrew and Nicholas Clutter, Jaxon and Molly Dunlap, all of Butler, Missouri, J.T., Breland and Jakob Yates all of Louisiana, Adrienne Kimball and husband Carl, Grant Griffin and wife Mirsadeez of Butler, Missouri and Kennedy Green and husband Hunter of Louisiana as well as eight great-great-grandchildren. 

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 54 years, Sid Cribbs in 2010; two brothers, Harold Broce and Alfred Broce; a sister, Doris Purvis; brother-in-law, Melvin Purvis; and sister-in-law, Dorothy Broce.

The Happy Hill Church of God will be live streaming the services for Elaine on their Facebook page.