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1501 W. Lexington Ave.
Independence, MO 64052
Phone: 816-252-7900
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Julius Colvin

Julius Colvin

Friday, November 19th, 1920 - Sunday, April 7th, 2019
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Obituary

Shorty Colvin, 98, of Independence, MO passed away April 7, 2019. A visitation will be held from 6-8:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 11, at the Carson-Speaks Chapel, 1501 W. Lexington Ave., Independence, MO. Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, April 12, at the Carson-Speaks Chapel with burial to follow at Mt. Washington Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Crossroads Hospice. Shorty was born November 19, 1920 in Easley, MO to Charles M. and Eliza Jane (Bennett) Colvin. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving as a medic during the Battle of the Bulge. He was a member of Maywood Baptist Church, where he served as a deacon. He also volunteered for 26 years for Meals on Wheels. Shorty was preceded in death by his parents; his loving wife, Ruth (Wren) Colvin; two brothers, Joseph and Eldred Colvin; and son-in-law, Richard Fisher. He is survived by his five children, Janice Benedict (Larry) of Bowling Green, FL, Jeanette Frechin (Ed) of Independence, Judy Fisher of Independence, Jimmy Colvin (Scheryl) of Independence and Jeffrey Colvin (Patty) of Grain Valley, MO; eleven grandchildren; and thirteen great grandchildren. Online condolences may be expressed at www.speakschapel.com (Arrangements: Carson-Speaks Chapel 816-252-7900)
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  • Visitation

    Thursday, April 11th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Thursday, April 11th, 2019 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    Carson-Speaks Chapel
    Address
    1501 W. Lexington Ave
    INDEPENDENCE, MO 64052
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  • Service

    Friday, April 12th, 2019 | 10:00am
    When
    Friday, April 12th, 2019 10:00am
    Location
    Carson-Speaks Chapel
    Address
    1501 W. Lexington Ave
    INDEPENDENCE, MO 64052
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  • Interment

    Location
    Mt. Washington Cemetery
    Address
    614 Brookside
    Independence, MO 64052
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James Cunnungham

Posted at 08:36pm
Joe, Stub, Shorty and Ruth were fine friends. We grew up together in the Ashland/Nashville area. Condolences on this loss. James & Alva Sappington Cunningham 1909 Tipton Terrace Columbia, MO
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Jenny

Posted at 11:47am
My condolences to the family for the loss of their dear father. May you find comfort and peace in the promise found in the Holy Scriptures of an earthly resurrection when we will be able to see our loved ones again. This promise has brought me great comfort and I hope it can do the same for you. (John 5:28, 29)
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Brett & Family, Please accept our heartfelt condolences on your loss. May all of you find peace in his life and legacy. Your friends at GGS
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