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Karen Kay Havens

Graveside services for Karen Kay Havens, 68, Willow Springs, Missouri, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, August 14, 2021 at Mackey Cemetery, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.


Mrs. Havens passed away at 2:33 a.m., Wednesday, August 11, 2021, at her home.


She was born November 18, 1952, at Pomona, Missouri, to Edward Cyril (Bud) Brower and Helen Lucille Kethcart Brower.  She graduated from Willow Springs High School in May of 1970.  On November 14, 1970, she was married at Pomona, Missouri, to James Havens, who preceded her in death on August 20, 2007.  She loved her family and friends and enjoyed playing dominos and making Sunday breakfast.


She is survived by two daughters, Anita Collins and husband, Allen and Angela Havens and significant other, Damon Keough, all of Willow Springs; five grandchildren, Tanya, Michael, Makayla and Gregory Moore and Emma Collins; several great-grandchildren; three sisters, Janice Fritts and husband, Kenneth, Virginia Mitchell and Debbie Vigdal; two brothers, Doug Brower and wife, Jo and Louie Brower and wife, Tami; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.


Her parents, husband, four brothers, George, Chester (Pete), Gerald and Ronald Brower and three sisters, Rebecca Lake, Marcella McMurtrey and one infant, preceded her in death.


Visitation will be held from 6:00 until 8:00 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 West Main, West Plains, MO  65775. Online condolences may be expressed at