Denise Jolene Bryant-Babbitt, age 60, of Ozark, passed away January 5, 2022. She was born October 14, 1961, in Kansas City, the daughter of Gerald Gene and Leona Maxine (Page) Bryant. Denise grew up in Smithville, Missouri, where she graduated from high school.
Denise enjoyed antiques, crafts, scrapbooking, and old cars. Her grandchildren were the delight of her life, and she loved each one. She liked taking pictures and her family was often her subjects. She had been able to travel to Europe which was a highpoint in her life for many years. Denise was a “people person” enjoying everyone she met.
Survivors include: two sons, Bryant Babbitt and wife Lindsay of Ozark, and Preston Babbitt of Ozark; her grandchildren, Braeden, Xannder, Miles and Nora; a sister-in-law, Lela Harper; niece and nephews, Jacob, Deborah, Caleb, Aaron, Justin, and Jared; and many close friends. Her parents preceded her in death.
Arrangements are under the direction of Adams Funeral Home, Ozark. The family will announce a celebration of life at a later date. Cremation was accorded through Adams Crematory.