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Neosho

203 E. Main
Neosho, MO 64850
Ph: 417-451-8050
Fx: 417-451-8065
Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Senior Citizen Committee
Members
The Senior Citizen Committee and shall be composed of five voting members and two ex officio members. These members, after the original members, shall serve for three years.
  • One member shall be a representative of Newton County Senior Citizens Inc., or its successor in interest, and recommended for appointment by said entity then appointed by the mayor after approval by a majority vote of the City Council. (Currently Truman Jeffcott)
  • Two members shall be resident senior citizens of the City of Neosho and appointed by the mayor after approval by a majority vote of the city council. (Currently Bob Wagner and Vicki Barnes)
  • One member shall be a Neosho City councilperson representative appointed by said body. (Currently Jeff Werneke)
  • One member shall be a resident of Newton County and appointed by the mayor after approval by a majority vote of the City Council. (Currently vacant)

Ex officio membership shall consist of the following:
  • One member shall be a Newton County commissioner representative appointed by said body.
  • One member shall be a City of Neosho administrative staff employee.

Current Members

  • Open
  • Alice Canfield 
  • John Rogers 
  • Larry Newton
  • Charles Collinsworth

Ex Officio Members
  • Marilyn Ruestman
  • Nancy Tomlinson