Pat (Lawyer) Voris

Pat Voris Obituary PhotoPat (Lawyer) Voris, 79, of Halfway, MO, formerly of Halfway, MO, August 3, 1941 - December 31, 2020.

Pat Voris age 79 of Halfway, MO, passed away Thursday, December 31, 2020, in her home.  She was born August 3, 1941, in Springfield, MO, to John “Jack” and Irene (Lair) Lawyer who precede her in death.  She was united in marriage to Lendell Voris August 20, 1961, and to this union two children were born. 

          Pat is a retired school teacher having taught over 30 years as a high school business teacher.  She then worked as a deputy clerk in the Polk County Clerk’s office for 15 years.  She was a member of the MSTA, the Federation of Republican Women, and Halfway Missionary Baptist Church.  She was saved at Van Town October 25, 1959.

          Pat is survived by her husband of 59 years Lendell of the home; her two children: Randy Voris and his wife Shae, and Rhonda Agee and husband Dale all of Halfway, MO; five grandchildren: Kelli Kelly and her husband Brian, Katelyn Voris and fiancée Nathanael Porter, Kody Agee, Kamryn Voris, and Madison Agee all of Halfway, MO; an aunt Jean Smith of Westphalia, KS; as well as many other relatives and friends.

          Visitation will be held Thursday, January 7, 2021, from 5:00 to 8:00 pm at Pitts Chapel.  Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am Friday, January 8, 2021, in the funeral home with Bro.’s DeWayne Burdette and Martin Hosiner officiating.  Burial will follow at Reed Cemetery Halfway, MO.  In lieu of plants and flowers memorial contributions are asked to be sent to: Pat Voris Memorial Scholarship Fund c/o O’Bannon Bank Pleasant Hope, MO.  Online condolences may be made at:  Arrangements have been entrusted to Pitts Chapel Bolivar, MO.


Published on on January 5, 2021.