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Clarissa Diane (Quarles) Lenoir

June 23, 1956 ~ July 29, 2019 (age 63)
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Clarissa Diane Quarles Lenoir was born on June 23, 1956 in Kansas City, Missouri to Leo Quarles Sr. and Doris Quarles to whom both preceded her in death.  She is also preceded in death by her sister Regina and her father and mother-in-law, Winfield Lenoir Sr. and "Lady-be" Lenoir.

Clarissa graduated from Lincoln High School in 1975, it was there where she met the love of her life, Winfield Lenoir Jr. they where married on September 25, 1982.  To this union two sons where born; Winfield D. Lenoir III and Marvell L. Lenoir and one adopted son Michael Atkins.

Clarissa loved life; her grandkids, the “Miami Dolphins,” and watching “Gunsmoke.”  Clarissa was a member of St. James United Methodist Church where she served on the “Hospitality Committee.” Clarissa will be missed by her beloved husband Winfield Lenoir Jr. of 46 years; sons Winfield III (Alecia), Marvell of Kansas City, Missouri and Michael of Tennessee.  Four sisters Leorris, Rhonda (Darren) Lesha (Carlos) of Kansas City, Missouri and Cynthia of South Carolina; one brother Leo Quarles Jr. of Liberty, Missouri; four sisters-in-law Denise (Herb) Debra, Daphne all of Kansas City, Missouri and Donna of McKinney, Texas; brother-in-law Allen of KCMO; nine grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, a host of aunts and uncles, nephews, nieces and friends.

Funeral Services will be held at 11:00a.m. on Saturday, August 10, 2019 at St. James United Methodist Church 5540 Wayne Avenue KCMO.  Visitation 9:00a.m.  Private disposition.

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