Frantine Kay Shepherd, age 78, of Joplin, passed away on Sunday, November 3, 2019 at her residence in Joplin. Fran, daughter of the late Wilson Burl and Frances Christine (Koon) Bradley, was born on January 20, 1941 in San Diego, Ca. She received her Master’s degree in education from Missouri State University in Springfield, Mo. She started her teacher career in Overland Park, Ks. She retired after 28 years from Joplin R-VIII Schools as an elementary and reading recovery teacher, includ...
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