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Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Obituary - Hailey Danielle McWherter

Hailey Danielle McWherter, 27, Nevada, MO passed away on Friday, September 10, 2021 at St. Luke’s Hospital in Kansas City, MO due to complications from COVID-19.

Hailey was born April 20, 1994 in Joplin, MO to Kurt L. and Tracy L. (Osborne) Carpenter. She married Charles T. McWherter, Jr. on May 19, 2018 in Nevada and he survives of the home.

Hailey grew up in Joplin and later North Carolina and graduated from Joplin High School Class of 2012. She was an active member of the FFA and a past president. 

Hailey worked for Ducommun, INC. in Joplin for several years before coming to Nevada in 2018 following her marriage to Charles.

In addition to her husband Charles, she is survived by two sons, Ryker and Parker McWherter, both of the home; her parents, Kurt and Tracy Carpenter, Joplin; one sister, Ashley McDowell (Ronnie), Carl Junction, MO; grandmother, Dara Shallenburger, Joplin; grandfather, Franklin Osborne, Tulsa, OK; mother-in-law, Theresa McWherter, Nevada; a brother-in-law, Ben McWherter, Nevada; and a niece and nephew. Numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins also survive.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 18, 2021 at Ferry Funeral Home in Nevada with Pastor Roger Beach officiating. Interment will follow in Newton Burial Park, Nevada. The family will receive friends from 5-7:00 p.m. on Friday evening at the funeral home.

Memorials are suggested to a Fund for her Children c/o Ferry Funeral Home.