An area medical professional and community volunteer has passed away.
Dr. Anthony Greenwood passed away over the weekend as a result of heart complications. Greenwood had a dental practice in Baxter Springs for more than 40 years.
He was also a longtime member of the Mercy Regional Health Foundation and was a cast member for the blast from the past. He was also a supporter of area theatre.
Renee Motazedi With Joplin Area Catholic Schools says another one of his passions was supporting the Joplin area Catholic school system.
"Tony had a servants heart, he loved serving the community, he believed in the community, loved his Catholic faith, and the Catholic schools, his children were all educated here at the Catholic schools and they even moved to Joplin so they could be educated in the Catholic Schools,” says Renee Motazedi.
Greenwood was also a longtime member of St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church. Funeral arrangements have not yet been set.