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Carol Ann Kerley

Visitation services for Carol Ann Kerley, 73, West Plains, Missouri, will be held from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.  A graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, February 16, 2018, at Howell Memorial Park Cemetery, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.


Mrs. Kerley passed away at 2:50 p.m., Friday, February 9, 2018 at West Vue Nursing Center.


She was born May 10, 1944 at Minneapolis, Minnesota to Lilbern Claude “L.C.” Tooley and Nell Irene Parker Tooley. She received her Bachelor’s Degree from Southwest Missouri State University and in 1963, was married to Dean Kerley.  Before her retirement, Mrs. Kerley had been employed as the office manager at Graven Realty and worked at the Missouri Career Center.  She enjoyed art, sewing and animals.  Mrs. Kerley was of the Baptist faith.


She is survived by three sons, Brent Kerley, wife, Lesa and Stace Kerley, wife, Christina, all of West Plains, Missouri and Shannon Kerley, wife, Stacy, Caulfield, Missouri; and three grandchildren, Rhys, Lauren and Olivia.


Her parents preceded her in death.


Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.  Online condolences may be expressed at