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Donald Lee Provow

A private graveside service for Donald Lee Provow, 68, Pomona, Missouri, will be held at Mt. Zion (Olden) Cemetery, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.


Mr. Provow passed away 6:29 p.m., Saturday, April 18, 2020 at his home.


He was born January 6, 1952, at West Plains, Missouri, to Erbie Light Provow and Loraine Pearl Keith Provow.  He graduated from West Plains High School with the Class of 1971.  On July 7, 1978, he was married at the Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Pomona, Missouri, to Brenda Burgess.  Mr. Provow worked at Marathon Electric (now known as Regal).  He enjoyed fishing, hunting and working on small engines with his grandkids.  Mr. Provow was of the Baptist faith.


He is survived by his wife, Brenda Provow; one child, Amanda Crawford and husband, Les; three grandchildren, Gavin, Aiden and Nash; one step-grandson, Lane Crawford and wife, Merissa; two sisters, Anna May Arnold and significant other, Harold Branscum and Joann Provow; and several nieces and nephews.


His parents, step-mother, Lillian Provow, one brother, Ronnie Provow and wife, Barb and one sister, Carolyn Johnson and husband, Jim, preceded him in death.


Mr. Provow will lie in state from 5:00 until 9:00 p.m., Wednesday, at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.  Memorial contributions may be made to Mt. Zion Cemetery 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