Donna was born on September 10, 1943, in Albany, MO, and lived all her life in the area. Her parents were Boyd and Hazel (Lee) Barnes.
Donna attended Albany schools and later obtained her G.E.D. She worked at the former Stanberry Manufacturing Company, then at Bendix Corp. in Kansas City, MO, and retired in 1980 from Eveready Battery, Maryville, MO. She also helped with the family dairy for over 30 years.
She was a member and attended the R.L.D.S. Church, formerly of Bedison, MO. She was an avid reader and made many afghans through the years. She was preceded in death by her parents; and her sister Crystal Parman.
On October 9, 1958, in Albany, MO, Donna was united in marriage to Forrest E. Fannon, he survives on the home. She is also survived by her daughter, Deborah (Steve) Piper, Ravenwood, MO; her son, Daniel (Shirley) Fannon, Stanberry, MO; 3 grandchildren, and 3 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Donna will be buried at the Swinford Cemetery, Arkoe, MO. No formal services or visitation is planned. Arrangements are under the direction of the Bram-Danfelt Funeral Home, Maryville, MO
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