|Birth: ||Apr. 9, 1919|
|Death: ||Dec. 7, 2009|
LABELLE, Mo. -- Mary Jo Hamilton, 90, of LaBelle, died Monday (Dec. 7, 2009) in the LaBelle Manor Care Center. She was born April 9, 1919, north of LaBelle, a daughter of Rob and Nellie McReynolds Bone.
She married William Ayers Hamilton on Oct. 7, 1939. He died June 2, 1993. Mrs. Hamilton was a graduate of LaBelle High School and was a member of the First Baptist Church in LaBelle. She was also a 64-year member of the American Legion Auxiliary, a 51-year member of LaBelle Eastern Star Chapter 316, a member of the LaBelle Red Hat Belles and a member of the Sorosis Club and the LaBelle Depot Restoration Committee.
Surviving are two daughters, Jolene Wood and husband, Roger, of Schererville, Ind., and Marlene Myers and husband, Kent, of Knox City; one son, Bill Hamilton and wife, Jolynn, of LaBelle; five grandchildren, Staci Grapenthien and husband, Steve, of Munster, Ind., Jeff Wood and wife, Karen, of Bradenton, Fla., Todd Myers and wife, Alicia, of Knox City, Angelia Myers of Quincy, Ill., and Bret Hamilton of Columbia; eight great-grandchildren, Will and Cooper Grapenthien, Mitchell and Blake Wood, Amber Hayes and Brooklyn, Zach and Kaydee Myers; one sister, Roberta Fishback and husband, James, of Monroe City; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, David and Bill Bone; one sister, Phyllis Walker; and a daughter, Carolyn, in infancy.
SERVICES: 1 p.m. Thursday in the Coder Funeral Chapel in LaBelle, with the Rev. John Gorham conducting. Burial will be in the LaBelle Cemetery. Music will be provided by the Rev. John Gorham, soloist and Carol Hayes, organist. Musical selections will be "Amazing Grace" and "Peace In the Valley." Casket bearers will be Donnie Bradshaw, Steve Whiteaker, Jim Fishback, Joe McReynolds, Jim Lasswell and Greg Doscher. VISITATION: 4 to 8 p.m. today in the Coder Funeral Home, LaBelle. MEMORIALS: LaBelle Nutrition Center or the LaBelle Manor. Memorials may be left at or mailed to Coder Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 151, LaBelle, MO, 63447. ARRANGEMENTS: Coder Funeral Chapel, LaBelle.
Wednesday, December 9, 2009
Robert William Bone (1895 - 1973)
Agnes Penelope McReynolds Bone (1898 - 1977)
William Ayers Hamilton (1918 - 1993)*
Carolyn Josephine Hamilton (1941 - 1941)*
Mary Josephine Bone Hamilton (1919 - 2009)
Charles David Bone (1922 - 2008)*
Created by: Bob & Sandi Hamilton
Record added: Feb 25, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34206350
~Remembering the life of a dear and special lady....we are so thankful to have known Mary and to have connected with more of our extended family....God bless~|
Bob & Sandi Hamilton
Added: Dec. 9, 2009