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      Herbert Lee Overstreet, age 64, of rural Lamar, passed away Sunday night, October 1, 2017, at home.

      Herb was born January 30, 1953, in Girard, Kansas, to Herbert George Overstreet and Ruth Nadine (Bennett) Overstreet. He was preceded in death by his father.

     Herb graduated from Lamar High School in 1971. On September 15, 1973, at Oakton Methodist Church, he married Connie Costley and they made their home and raised their three children in Lamar.  Many will remember Herb for the excellent service they received from him at the local parts stores for 20 years.  He later worked for the City of Lamar for ten years.

      Herb was saved August 29, 2017, and baptized September 5, 2017. His greatest loves were spending time at the lake and with his family.

      Survivors include his wife, Connie; mother, Nadine; sons, Jamie (Melissa) Overstreet and Bryan (Denise) Overstreet; daughter, Brenda (Troy) Burge; brothers Harold (Jane) Overstreet, Brad (Rhonda) Overstreet, and Greg (Belinda) Overstreet; nine grandchildren, Kaden (Haley), Kyler, Kolin, Kase, Krissy, Baylee, Sammi Overstreet, Kennedi and Whitley Burge; and a great-grandson, Myles Overstreet.

     A memorial to celebrate Herb's life will be held Wednesday, October 4th, at Oakton Methodist Church.

      Memorial contributions are suggested to Oakton Building Fund.


#3 Lamar, Mo.Dave Jones 2017-10-04 15:06
Herb was one of those guys you just instantly liked.Don't believe he had an enemy in the world.He will be missed.
#2 Pine Bluff, ArJanice Onstott 2017-10-04 05:50
I am so sorry.Condolences to the family
#1 Cathy Long and Family 2017-10-03 17:41
Connie and Family,

We want so much to offer you comfort, but all the words in the world will not ease your pain. God has a special, peaceful place for Herb. Thinking of you.

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