Jan 22, 2020 10:01 PM

Donna Mae Staggs 1933 - 2020

Posted Jan 22, 2020 10:01 PM

Donna M. Staggs 86, of Saint Joseph, Missouri, passed away Saturday, January 18, 2020 at her home.

She was born May 13, 1933 in Smithville, MO. She worked at Big Smith and Lakeland Industries. She enjoyed playing bingo, and taking care of all the grandkids, and she was a member of the Cornerstone Church of God.

Donna was preceded in death by husband, Robert Staggs, father, Byron Lamb, mother, Byrdia Baker, step father, Ellis Baker, daughters, Diane Shepphard and Shirley Byrum, brother, Charles Lamb, and a grandson, Aaron Boyer.

Survivors include, daughter, Lana (Kevin) Miller, St. Joseph, MO, son, Byron (Sherry) Budden, St. Joseph, MO, daughter, Janet Sherer, St. Joseph, MO, step daughter, Becky Brockovich, Moberly, Mo, son in law, Alan Byrum of Oklahoma, sister, Wanda June Stufflebean, Saint Joseph, MO., seventeen grandchildren, numerous great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services: 2:00 pm, Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at Rupp Funeral Home, Steve Shelley officiating. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 pm Tuesday at the Rupp Funeral Home. The Interment will be at the Fillmore Cemetery. Memorials are requested to Mosaic Hospice.

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William "Jesse" Dunn, Jr.  1976 - 2020

William "Jesse" Dunn, Jr. 43, of St. Joseph, died January 17, 2020.  Jesse was born February 24, 1976 in El Paso, TX to William Jesse and Barbara Ann (Williams) Dunn, Sr.

He was a CDL truck driver; driving for many companies in the area.

Jesse married Shauna Guinn on April 6, 2009 in Las Vegas, NV; and she survives.  Also surviving are children Joziah and Cheyenne;  six grandchildren; his father and step-mother William Jesse and Donna Dunn, Sr.; grandmother Lucinda; siblings, James, Tony, and Tonia; nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of friends.

Preceding him in death were his mother and a grandfather Edward.

Memorial service 12:00 PM Sunday, January 26, 2020 at Southside Hall, 302 Illinois Avenue, St. Joseph, Missouri.