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Visitation

Adams Funeral Home of Nixa
Friday June 21st, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm

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Funeral Service

Adams Funeral Home of Nixa
Friday June 21st, 2019
1:00pm

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Ava Haworth

Ava Marie Haworth, age 87, of Nixa, passed away Tuesday, June 18, 2019. She was born September 21, 1931, near Clever, the daughter of Irving and Gracie (Maples) Bolin. She was a 1950 graduate of Clever High School. On April 2, 1955 she and Bobby Joe Haworth were united in marriage in Galena. Ava worked as a receptionist for Dr. Schaffer in Nixa years ago. She enjoyed reading a good book and going to garage sales. Ava looked forward to seeing her flowers bloom in her garden. She was always friendly and never knew a stranger. Above all, she loved her family. Ava was a longtime member of Calvary Bible Church in Nixa. Survivors include: Her husband of 64 years, Bobby; two sisters, Betty Rainey of Springfield, and Kathleen Holland of Nixa; a brother, Jerry Bolin of Nixa; many nieces and nephews including a special niece, Teresa "Terri" Money. Preceding her in death were her parents and a sister, Juanita Tennis. Visitation will be from noon until 1:00 PM Friday, June 21, in Adams Funeral Home, Nixa. Funeral services will follow at 1:00 PM with Pastor Larry Pauley officiating. Burial will be in McConnell Cemetery, Nixa. Memorial donations may be made in Ava's name to Calvary Bible Church.

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Funeral Home Owner Feb 9 2021 12:00 AM

My sympathy to you, Bob, and to Betty, Kathy and Jerry. I spent many happy times, growing up, at Aunt Graces with all of you. So many good memories. Ava will be missed.

Joye Kane Jun 19 2019 12:00 AM

I will always remember Ava as being so sweet and kind. She really touched all of our hearts that knew her. My thoughts go out to her family at this difficult time.

Angie Easley Jun 19 2019 12:00 AM