Mary Jo Brown – age 79 of Liberty, MO passed away Monday afternoon, April 4, 2022, at The Laurel at Norterre in Liberty, Missouri with her family by her side.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to The Lathrop Community Outreach Backpack Program in care of the funeral home. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 PM, Saturday, April 9, 2022, at the Lathrop First Christian Church.  The family will receive friends one-hour prior to the service at the church.  Burial will follow at Lathrop Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to the care and direction of Stith Funeral Home in Lathrop (816) 740-4658. Online guestbook at