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3701 East 7th Street
Joplin, MO 64801
Phone: (417) 781-1711
Fax: (417)-781-3916
Gwendalyn Coureton

Gwendalyn R. Coureton (Gust)

Monday, January 29th, 1940 - Sunday, December 2nd, 2018
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Gwendalyn Ra Coureton, age 78, of Joplin, passed away on Sunday December 2, 2018 at Freeman Hospital in Joplin. Gwendalyn, daughter of the late Frank and Theresa (Chipp) Gust, was born on January 29, 1940 in Belleville, Mo. She was a graduate of Carl Junction High School and attended administrative assistant training after graduation. She was employed for several years at the Hanes Rexall Drug Store in Joplin. She attended the Second Assembly of God in Joplin. Her passion was helping and caregiving for others. She will be remembered by her family for her astounding flower gardens and gardening skills.

Survivors include, one sister, Marjorie Countryman, of Joplin; one nephew, Gary Countryman, of Miami, Ok; one niece, Janice Foster, of Miami, Ok; and several great and great-great nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one nephew, Frank Muller.

Funeral services will be held on Friday December 7, 2018 at 1:00 pm at the Second Assembly of God in Joplin with burial to follow at the Wirtonia Cemetery near Crestline. The family will receive friends from noon until service time at the church.

Arrangements are under the direction and care of Mason-Woodard Mortuary and Crematory in Joplin.
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  • Visitation

    Friday, December 7th, 2018 | 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    Friday, December 7th, 2018 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    Second Assembly of God
    402 N Schifferdecker Ave
    Joplin, MO 64801
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  • Service

    Friday, December 7th, 2018 | 1:00pm
    Friday, December 7th, 2018 1:00pm
    Second Assembly of God
    402 N Schifferdecker Ave
    Joplin, MO 64801
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Friday, December 7th, 2018 |
    Friday, December 7th, 2018
    Wirtonia Cemetery
    Address Not Available
    Near Crestline


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Diana and Tom Johnson

Posted at 11:49am
We grieve with you in the loss of your sister and our good friend, Gwennie. Her friendship over the years blossomed just as easily as her flowers did. She blessed us with her affection through cards, letters, visits and beautiful bouquets from her garden. She always witnessed to us about her faith and love for the Lord Jesus. This shining spirit of God's love will be a wonderful memory of Gwen from now on. We are sorry for your loss, and we share in it. But we are confident of Gwen's joy in the presence of her dearest friend, Jesus.


Posted at 09:07am
My condolences to the family. Take comfort in God’s loving promise of a resurrection in the future paradise, when Gwendalyn will be able to grown beautiful flower gardens again. John 5:28,29 - “for the hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out.”

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