JOPLIN, Mo. -- The City's staff learned Monday of an additional death from injuries sustained during the tornado on May 22. This brings the fatality total to 155. The most recent death was Edmon A. Cooper. The total list of 155 fatalities is attached at the left.
Here are other numbers released by the Federal Emergency Management Agency on Monday:As of Sunday, June 19:
- 9,174 Jasper County households have registered with FEMA. FEMA has approved $12,839,913.48 for Jasper County applicants
- 528 Newton County households have registered with the FEMA hotline. FEMA has approved $528,218.68 for Newton County applicants.
- Statewide, 14,072 households in Missouri have registered with FEMA. Over $23,999,813.47 has been approved for all Missouri applicants. (The statewide number includes information from Newton and Jasper counties)
Missouri residents who have suffered damages since May 9, 2011 in the declared counties are eligible to register with FEMA.
The deadline for households to register with FEMA is July 8, 2011.