People in Carl Junction and throughout the Four-State area are mourning the loss of Gary Stubblefield.
Stubblefield died after struggling with health challenges for a number of years.
Stubblefield served as Executive Director of the Carl Junction Chamber of Commerce for 11 years.
He was also the Executive Director of the group Carl Junction CARES.
He had also served as a City Alderman in Carl Junction.
Stubblefield had worked as a realtor at Keller Williams Realty of Joplin.
He studied at Missouri Southern State University.
A visitation and Celebration of Life are planned for 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 18 at the Jerry Stark Auditorium in Carl Junction.