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Posted on: July 30, 2020

July 30, 2020 - Health Department announces COVID-19 death

COVID-19 News

The Springfield-Greene County Health Department is heartbroken to announce the death of a Greene County resident from COVID-19.

Our community’s eleventh death is a man in his 80s who was immunocompromised. He was not associated with a long-term care facility.

The Health Department extends our condolences to loved ones at this tragic time.

This is the third COVID-19 death in July.


Inquiries from the public can be made by contacting the Health Department’s call center at (417) 874-1211 or by email at

Please note that the contact number for media inquiries has changed. Media may now contact the Health Department PIO Team by phone at 417-380-2556 or email at

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