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Sharon Jean Baney

A private graveside service for Sharon Jean Baney, 66, Bakersfield, Missouri, will be held at Free Union Cemetery, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.


Sharon passed away 9:18 a.m., Wednesday, April 15, 2020 at NHC Healthcare.


She was born August 26, 1953, at Hocomo, Missouri, to Claude Eugene Strain and Mable “Joann” Hall Strain.  She was married to Jesse H. Baney, who preceded her in death on August 6, 2010; to this union one child was born, Angela Joann Baney.  Sharon was a member of the Church of Christ.


She is survived by two grandchildren, Evie Elizabeth Harmon and Joe Michael Harmon; two sisters, Kathy Harper, Caulfield, Missouri and Connie Bales, Bakersfield, Missouri; one aunt, Glenna Hall, West Plains; one uncle, Charles Strain, Moody, Missouri; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.


Her parents, husband, and daughter, preceded her in death.


Ms. Baney will lie in state from 5:00 until 9:00 p.m., Friday, at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.   Memorial contributions may be made to the family and may be left at or mailed to Robertson-Drago Funeral Home, 211 W. Main, West Plains, MO  65775. Online condolences may be expressed at