Diana Lea Block


Diana Lea Block, 56, passed away Friday, January 8, 2021, at her home in Carthage. 

Diana was born January 29, 1964, in West Plains, MO to Bob and Mary (Jemes) Henderson.  She was a longtime resident of Carthage, a loan processor for U.S. Bank in Joplin, and a member of Fairview Christian Church.  The loves of her life were her husband, children, her four grandchildren and helping animals.

Diana was united in marriage to Larry Block on July 4, 2002, in Carthage; he survives.

Diana is also survived by two sons, Rayce Lashley and wife Gabby of Florida and Reggie Lashley of Joplin; one daughter, Clarissa Bowen and husband Jacob of Joplin; one sister, Debbie French and husband Tom of West Plains; four grandchildren, Caden, Jace, Dylan and Beckham; sister-in-law, Tammy Henderson and best friend, Paula Lambe, along with several nieces and nephews.


Diana was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, David Henderson.

A celebration of life will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, January 16, 2021, at Ulmer Funeral Home.

Online condolences may be made at www.ulmerfh.com.

Arrangements are under the direction of Ulmer Funeral Home.

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