Mariah LeighAnne Murrell, 26, of Waynesville, and a citizen of the Cherokee Nation, died Monday, April 5, 2021, as a result of a drowning accident.
She is survived by her parents, Twila and Donald Barnes of Waynesville; four children, Noah, Penny, Ricky, and Gabriel, all of Waynesville; four brothers, Timothy Martin of Waynesville; Joshua Curtis of Springfield; Tristan Gary of St. Robert, and Luke Gary of Windsor; grandparents, Ben and Marie McCown of Chouteau, Okla.; Paul and Judy Gary of Lowery City; Vickie Gary of Windsor, and Kenneth and Imagene Barnes of Thayer; several other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be held from noon-5 p.m. Monday, April 12, 2021, in the Memorial Chapels and Crematory of Waynesville/St. Robert. Burial will be held in the Sunset Memorial Estates of Waynesville. Private funeral services will be held under the direction of Memorial Chapels and Crematory of Waynesville/St. Robert. Burial will be held in the Sunset Memorial Estates Cemetery of Waynesville. Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Mariah Murrell and may be left at the funeral home. Online condolences can be sent at www.memorialchapelsandcrematory.com.