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Alyssa Nicole Schell

Alyssa Nicole (Webb) Schell, 26, of Higbee, Missouri, passed away April 14, 2020, after a long battle with cancer, at her home with her family by her side. Alyssa was born September 20, 1993, to Arnold and Jennifer Webb of Holden, Missouri. She married John Schell of Higbee, Missouri. She was a graduate of Grain Valley High School and Central Methodist University with a bachelors degree in Criminal Justice/Communications. She was a former Cadet with the Missouri Highway Patrol. She continued to work as she battled her cancer at the University of Missouri Police Department as a 911 dispatcher. Alyssa had a determined spirit and an inspirational smile. In her own words, Alyssa wrote, "I love life, I love travel, drawing and writing. I love my friends and family more than words could ever describe." She was proceeded in death by her Paternal grandparents, Arnold and Nancy Webb. She is survived by her loving parents; her beloved husband, John; stepsons, John and Alex; her maternal grandparents, Patrick and Beverly Baker; aunts; uncles; cousins; and a large extended family. Pallbearers to serve will be John Schell, Alexander Schell, Ryobi Hubert, David Ford, Shane Schmidt, Davin Argo, Nick Baker and Keith Baker. A private family service will be held on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. at the Million Taylor Funeral Homes of Moberly. A LIVE FACEBOOK stream of the service will be held at that time on The Million Taylor Funeral Homes Facebook page for friends and family. Burial will follow at the Higbee City Cemetery, Higbee, Missouri, under the direction of Million Taylor Funeral Homes. In lieu of customary remembrances, donations may be made in Alyssa's memory to the charity of your choice. You may sign the on-line register book for the Schell family at: www.remembrance-registry.com/milliontaylor

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She was a shining light at CMPEDS...always made me smile...comfort & love to you Jenn, Arnold, & all her family & friends

Maureen Brenton Apr 21 2020 12:00 AM

My favorite memories of Alyssa going with Liz to Nativity of Mary for Mass when I was still the pastor there. Their presence of love and joy always uplifted my prayer and preaching throughout those Masses. And, they shared the same love and joy when they came up to my home on the lake for weekend of fishing, swimming, boat riding, racing with kayaks and sharing my cooking. Our fun together was priceless and forever remembered. Thank you God for creating such a wonderful person who could always bring out the love and the best in us. Thank you God for sharing your Alyssa in her example of her own marriage vows "in good times and in bad, in sickness and in health, sharing love every day in her life." Love and prayers, Bob

Bob Rost Apr 21 2020 12:00 AM

Arnold, Jenn, John and entire family, my deepest sympathy is extended to you during this most difficult time. Alyssa was an incredible young woman that will be deeply missed. I always loved being around her as she was always cheerful and was such a joy to be around. She was a hard worker and took pride in all she did! Her smile could light up any room she walked in to! Rest in peace sweet angel. Love to all!

Kim Collins Apr 21 2020 12:00 AM

So sorry. Alyssa was such a sweet girl. Keeping the family in my prayers.

Lori Harris Apr 21 2020 12:00 AM

My deepest condolences to you Liz and all your family. Sending love and prayers. Maria Angeles Garcia Gil

Maria Angeles Garcia Gil Apr 20 2020 12:00 AM

Prayers for Peace...

Suzanne Strathman Apr 19 2020 12:00 AM

Jennifer, there are no words. I am so sorry. Love and prayers, Julie Arthur

julie a arthur Apr 18 2020 12:00 AM

“For I am certain that neither death nor life, neither angels nor principalities, nor powers, neither the present nor the future, neither height nor depth, nor any other creature will be able to separate us from the love of God which comes to us in Christ Jesus Our Lord.” Romans 8:35 My prayers and condolences to all who have sorrow and mourn the loss of Alyssa. May you be comforted in knowing her love endures and that she is in the presence of God. Warmly, Dr. Siabhan May-Washington

Siabhan May-Washington Apr 18 2020 12:00 AM

Dear Jennifer, Arnold, John and all Baker Family, Dan and I are incredibly sorry to hear about Alyssa. The few times we did see her she was always so kind and had the best smile. Praying for you all as you go through this time. Much Love, Dan and Judy Beasley

Dan and Judy Beasley Apr 18 2020 12:00 AM

Alyssa was a very special nìece she was loving had faith in all things no matter her pain she always had a beautiful smile may you rest in peace

Pauline Hunter Apr 18 2020 12:00 AM

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