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Shawn B. Chatfield

Shawn B. Chatfield, 57, Hunnewell, Mo., passed away at 11:44 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 6, 2020, in Warren, Mo.

Shawn B. Chatfield

Shawn was born April 30, 1963, to Leon Wells and Vera Hart Lesher in Sedan, Kan. She was married to Larry Chatfield on Oct. 28, 1985, at the Hannibal Theatre. He survives.

Other survivors include her children, Nicky (Justin) Boente, Carlinville, Ill.; Devenie (Matt) Beckham, Great Bend, Kan,; Ashley (Tim) Anthony, White Hall, Ill.; Deanna Spann and Jamie Patterson, Pittsfield, Ill.; J.J. (Hailey) Chatfield, Philadelphia, Mo.; and Cody Spann, Pittsfield; two brothers, Rick Wells and Billy Lesher; one sister, Heather Nowlin; grandchildren, Kayla, Bobby and Eryn Seal, Haley Summers, Cooper Boente, Issabella Howland, Kali and Kena Beckham, Ethan Turpin, Olivia Landon and Kelci Anthony, Lyla Spann, Karlie Shelby, J.J. Patterson and Jayden and Hadlee Chatfield.

Shawn was preceded in death by her son, Aaron B. Chatfield.

Shawn was an amazing wife, mother and grandmother to her large family. 

She was a waitress at the Family Restaurant in Monroe City, Mo. 

Shawn loved reading her Bible and taking care of her family. Shawn had a winning smile and a zest for life that everyone who knew her loved.

She was a longtime member of a private Bible study group.

Friends and Family are invited to a visitation that will be from 4 to 6 p.m., on Wednesday, Dec. 9, at Hester Community Church in Maywood, Mo.

A memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. on Dec. 9, at Hester Community Church. Pastor Lance Bonnell will officiate.

Memorials may be made to the family to help pay for funeral expenses. These contributions may be made online at on Shawn’s tribute page or sent to the funeral home.

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