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Laura June Carney 1934 – 2022

Written by on March 6, 2022

Funeral services for Laura Carney, 87 of Memphis, will be held Thursday, 3/10, at 10:30 A.M. at the Payne Funeral Chapel in Memphis with Brother Larry Smith officiating. Interment will follow in the Memphis Cemetery

Visitation is scheduled for Wednesday, 3/9, from 12 to 8 P.M. at Payne’s with the family receiving friends from 2 to 4 and also later from 6 to 8 that day.

Laura passed away Saturday night, 3/5, at the Clark County Care Center in Kahoka.

She is survived by one son, Jerry Carney of Memphis, MO; four daughters: Robin & Ronnie Miller of Arbela, MO, Debbie & John Moorehead of Washington, PA, Lisa & Jay Schirk of Kansas City, MO, and Dawn Carney & Keith Harwood of Danville, IA; four granddaughters: Renee & Jason Brown of Springfield, MO, Rhonda & Isaac Houf of Unionville, MO, Nikki Moorehead of Washington, PA, and Lindsey Mundt, of Danville, IA; one grandson, Marcus Moorehead of Washington, PA; and nine great-grandchildren: Kadin, Jeriah, Annika, Elysha, Zebulun, and Nehemiah Houf, of Unionville, MO, and Carlee Mundt, Fisher Cloyed, and Sawyer Harwood, of Danville, IA. Other survivors include her brother, Skip & Bev Frontera of TX; her brothers-in-law Jim & Audrey Carney of PA and John Bartek of PA. In addition, Laura is survived by her former son-in-law: Ed Waters, along with several nieces, nephews, cousins, and many friends.

Online condolences may be shared with the Carney family by logging onto Payne’s website at

Memorials are suggested to the IMO Camp Fund and can be left at or mailed to the Payne Funeral Chapel, 202 E. Madison St., Memphis, MO 63555.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Payne Funeral Chapel in Memphis.