Joan Lavon Roush, nee Stephens, 85, of Columbia, IL, died May 6, 2018, in Waterloo, IL. She was born January 9, 1933, in Monette, Arkansas.
She is survived by her husband Don Roush; daughter Lisa (Shawn) Roush Morse; sister Maxine Hinson; nieces; nephews; and cousins.
She is preceded in death by her parents Thomas & Hattie (nee Byrn) Stephens, sisters, & brothers.
Joan was a member of First Baptist Church-Columbia, Mehlville Retired Teachers Association, Missouri State Retired Teachers Association, & National Education Association.
As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:
First Baptist Church - Columbia
4 PM to 8 PM Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at Quernheim Funeral Home
10 AM Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at Quernheim Funeral Home in Waterloo, IL
Rev. Jonathan Peters officiating
Interment at Kolmer Memorial Cemetery in Waterloo, IL