More Than 100 Dead As Joplin Residents Begin To Pick Up The Pieces

Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: People try to salvage items from homes destroyed when a massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. The tornado that ripped through the town of about 50,000 people May 22, is being called the deadliest single tornado in the U.S. in 60 years. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: Paul Wright attempts to salvage items from a family member's home after it was destroyed when a massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. The tornado that ripped through the town of about 50,000 people May 22, is being called the deadliest single tornado in the U.S. in 60 years. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: Paul Wright attempts to salvage items from a family member's home after it was destroyed when a massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. The tornado that ripped through the town of about 50,000 people May 22, is being called the deadliest single tornado in the U.S. in 60 years. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: People try to salvage items from homes destroyed when a massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. The tornado that ripped through the town of about 50,000 people May 22, is being called the deadliest single tornado in the U.S. in 60 years. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: A beauty shop sign is seen at a shop destroyed when a massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. The tornado that ripped through the town of about 50,000 people May 22, is being called the deadliest single tornado in the U.S. in 60 years. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: Christal Comstock sits outside her family home which was destroyed when a massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. The tornado that ripped through the town of about 50,000 people May 22, is being called the deadliest single tornado in the U.S. in 60 years. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: Residents hug outside a home destroyed when a massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. The tornado that ripped through the town of about 50,000 people May 22, is being called the deadliest single tornado in the U.S. in 60 years. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: People try to salvage items from homes destroyed when a massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. The tornado that ripped through the town of about 50,000 people May 22, is being called the deadliest single tornado in the U.S. in 60 years. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: A man salvages items from the Junkins family home which was destroyed when a massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. The tornado that ripped through the town of about 50,000 people May 22, is being called the deadliest single tornado in the U.S. in 60 years. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: A search and rescue team search for survivors in a home which was destroyed when a massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. The tornado that ripped through the town of about 50,000 people May 22, is being called the deadliest single tornado in the U.S. in 60 years. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: People try to salvage items from homes destroyed when a massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. The tornado that ripped through the town of about 50,000 people May 22, is being called the deadliest single tornado in the U.S. in 60 years. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: Paul Wright attempts to salvage items from a family member's home after it was destroyed when a massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. The tornado that ripped through the town of about 50,000 people May 22, is being called the deadliest single tornado in the U.S. in 60 years. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: Zane Sexton pauses with his girlfriend Buffie Wescoat while salvaging items after Sexton's home was destroyed when a massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. The tornado that ripped through the town of about 50,000 people May 22, is being called the deadliest single tornado in the U.S. in 60 years. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: Chrystal Wilcox collects coins that she found on the ground next to her home after it was destroyed when a massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. Authorities were prepared to find more bodies in the town of 50,000 people. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: David Fennewald looks for items to salvage from his home that was destroyed when a massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. David said he road out the storm in the home and doesn't know how he didn't die. Authorities were prepared to find more bodies in the town of 50,000 people. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: Zach Smith walks through what used to be the bedroom of his second floor apartment after it was destroyed when a massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. Authorities were prepared to find more bodies in the town of 50,000 people. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: Cyndi Devore carries a historic American flag after finding it when her home was destroyed after a massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. Authorities were prepared to find more bodies in the town of 50,000 people. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: Pete Anastosopolos (L) and Cyndi Devore sort through what is left of her home that was destroyed after a massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. Authorities were prepared to find more bodies in the town of 50,000 people. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: Fredine Gonzalez (L) and David Gonzalez carry bags of what they salvaged from Fredine's sisters home that was destroyed when massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. Authorities were prepared to find more bodies in the town of 50,000 people. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: Jamie Bell stands with his mother Marie Rich in what used to be his 2nd floor apartment after it was destroyed when a massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. Authorities were prepared to find more bodies in the town of 50,000 people. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: Mallory Moser (from left) Carson Moser, and their nephew Tucker Scott look through the rubble of Scott's house after a massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. Authorities were prepared to find more bodies in the town of 50,000 people. (Photo by Julie Denesha/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: Roy White, Lance Rogers, and Carlos McQuary from Missouri American Water travel house-to-house to turn off water to individual residences after a massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. Authorities were prepared to find more bodies in the town of 50,000 people. (Photo by Julie Denesha/Getty Images)
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24:  Mike Wilkins (L) and Callan Wilkins salvage what they can from the second floor of Mike's brothers home after it was destroyed when massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. ( Joe Raedle/Getty)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: Mike Wilkins (L) and Callan Wilkins salvage what they can from the second floor of Mike's brothers home after it was destroyed when massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. Authorities were prepared to find more bodies in the town of 50,000 people. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: Mike Wilkins (L) and Callan Wilkins salvage what they can from the second floor of Mike's brothers home after it was destroyed when massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. ( Joe Raedle/Getty)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: David Tipton (L) and Richard Porter visit what remains of the house Richard lived in and where he said a friend of his was killed after it was destroyed when a massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. Authorities were prepared to find more bodies in the town of 50,000 people. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: Tucker Scott looks for his pet cat in the rubble of the home where he lived with his mother Megan Scott after a massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. Authorities were prepared to find more bodies in the town of 50,000 people. (Photo by Julie Denesha/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: A storm-damaged car rests in a neighborhood after a massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. Authorities were prepared to find more bodies in the town of 50,000 people. (Photo by Julie Denesha/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: Dina Meek salvages what she can from her sister-in-law's home after it was destroyed when massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. Authorities were prepared to find more bodies in the town of 50,000 people. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: Maddie Meek, 9, (L) and her mother Dina Meek salvage what they can from her sister-in-law's home after it was destroyed when massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. Authorities were prepared to find more bodies in the town of 50,000 people. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: Debbie Spurlin and her father Roy Winans looks for diamond rings lost when their home was destroyed when massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. Authorities were prepared to find more bodies in the town of 50,000 people. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: Beverly Winans (L), Debbie Spurlin and Austin Spurlin look for what they can salvage from their home after it was destroyed when a massive tornado passed through the town killing at least 116 people on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. Authorities were prepared to find more bodies in the town of 50,000 people. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: Ernie Darby salvages what he can from his house after it was destroyed when a massive tornado passed through the town on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. 116 people are known to have been killed and authorities expect the death toll to climb in the town of 50,000 people. Rescue workers are searching for survivors as the threat of further storms still looms. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: Mark Hootselle helps a friend salvage what they can from a house after it was destroyed when a massive tornado passed through the town on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. 116 people are known to have been killed and authorities expect the death toll to climb in the town of 50,000 people. Rescue workers are searching for survivors as the threat of further storms still looms. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: Lacy Tasker salvages what she can from her mothers house after it was destroyed when a massive tornado passed through the town on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. 116 people are known to have been killed and authorities expect the death toll to climb in the town of 50,000 people. Rescue workers are searching for survivors as the threat of further storms still looms. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: Lacy Tasker salvages what she can from her mothers house after it was destroyed when a massive tornado passed through the town on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. 116 people are known to have been killed and authorities expect the death toll to climb in the town of 50,000 people. Rescue workers are searching for survivors as the threat of further storms still looms. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: Mark Hootselle helps a friend salvage what they can from a house after it was destroyed when a massive tornado passed through the town on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. 116 people are known to have been killed and authorities expect the death toll to climb in the town of 50,000 people. Rescue workers are searching for survivors as the threat of further storms still looms. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: A destroyed home is seen after a massive tornado passed through the town on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. 116 people are known to have been killed and authorities expect the death toll to climb in the town of 50,000 people. Rescue workers are searching for survivors as the threat of further storms still looms. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: Carra Reed looks at a friends home that was destroyed when a massive tornado passed through the town on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. 116 people are known to have been killed and authorities expect the death toll to climb in the town of 50,000 people. Rescue workers are searching for survivors as the threat of further storms still looms. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: A destroyed home is seen after a massive tornado passed through the town on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. 116 people are known to have been killed and authorities expect the death toll to climb in the town of 50,000 people. Rescue workers are searching for survivors as the threat of further storms still looms. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
Over One Hundred Dead As Major Tornado Devastates Joplin, Missouri
JOPLIN, MO - MAY 24: Debris from destroyed homes are seen after a massive tornado passed through the town on May 24, 2011 in Joplin, Missouri. 116 people are known to have been killed and authorities expect the death toll to climb in the town of 50,000 people. Rescue workers are searching for survivors as the threat of further storms still looms. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
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