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Mina Moore

May 31, 1920 — March 18, 2016

Mina. L. Moore, 95, of Pleasant Hill, Missouri, was born May 31, 1920, in Blanchard, Oklahoma, the daughter of Claude C. and Golda (Rosecrans) Niswonger. She departed this life Friday, March 18, 2016, at Crown Care Center, Harrisonville Missouri.

Mina was a 1938 graduate of Coffeyville High School in Coffeyville, Kansas. Mina was a homemaker. She enjoyed crocheting, arranging flowers, making candy and spending time with her family. She was a member of the Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church.

On September 26, 1947, she was united in marriage to Robert C. Moore in Kansas City. He preceded her in death on June 20, 1983. Mina was also preceded in death by her parents and one brother Leon Niswonger.

She is survived by two daughters, Vickie (and Dennis) Chappell of Monroe, Louisiana, and Jan (and Charles) Gaston, of Garden City, Missouri; one son Robert D. (and Marilyn) Moore of Harrisonville, Missouri; one brother Denzel (and Barbara) Niswonger of Colorado Springs, Colorado; one sister, Odessa Wilcox of Lapeer, Michigan; six grandchildren, Christopher (and Melissa) Chappell of Carl Junction, Missouri, Dennitia (and Kerry) Lenard of Monroe, Louisiana, Michael (and Kristina) Hoover of Harker Heights, Texas, Shelli (and Kevin) Ray of Archie, Missouri, Tami (and Jerry) Foley of Pleasant Hill, and Jeremy (and Kendra) Moore of West Grove, Pennsylvania; 15 grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren; other relatives; and friends.

Funeral services were held Thursday, March 24, 2016 at the funeral home. Chaplain Ken Schubert officiated. Burial was in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Casket bearers were Christopher Chappell, Michael Hoover, Jeremy Moore, Stephen Adams, Austin Ray, Logan Hoover, and Christian Hoover. Honorary casket bearers were Ryan Sims, Caden Sims, Rece Fleeman, Jon Powers, and Jacob Moore.

Memorial contributions are suggested to Serenity Hospice of Harrisonville and may be sent in care of the funeral home.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Arrangements: Stanley-Dickey Funeral Home, 203 N. Armstrong, Pleasant Hill, Missouri 64080 (816-540-5550.

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