Feb. 10, 1913 Monegaw Springs St. Clair County Missouri, USA
Oct. 22, 1991 Kansas City Jackson County Missouri, USA
Daily Democrat Clinton, Missouri October 1991 Waneta Dell Moore, daughter of William E. and Katie E. Perrine Moore, was born February 10, 1913, at Monegaw Springs. She died October 22, 1991, at St. Luke's Hospital in Kansas City at the age of 78 years. She attended Prairie Home School near Monegaw Springs. She later worked in homes, helping care for older persons. Early in her life she made her profession of faith and lived in her faith day by day. She was a member of the Church of God Holiness in Appleton City. Waneta and Ralph C. Allis were married on July 23, 1915, at Deepwater. Except for a period of about three years in DeSoto, Ks., they always made their home in the Appleton City area. They were the parents of three children; Mary Kathryn, Alan Eugene and James Edgar. For 25 years she was a nurse's aide at Ellett Memorial Hospital. She was a kind caretaker, always willing to do anything she could to help those in need. Many former patients will remember her for the love of people which she exhibited every day. Her sister, Hazel Mistler, died in 1935, leaving four small children. Waneta and Ralph opened their home to her daughter, Virginia, and she remained a member of their family for several years. She was preceded in death by her parents; another sister, Russie May; two brothers, Claude and Hubert, and her beloved husband, Ralph, who died May 25, 1984. She tenderly cared for Ralph for three years during his illness. She also cared for her parents during their last years. Survivors include her children, Mary Kathryn Bryant of Kansas City,Alan Eugene of Appleton City and James Edgar of Clinton; 11 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and a host of friends, all of whom will have fond memories of her. Funeral services were held on Friday, October 25, 1991, at 2 p.m. at the Eckhoff-Hill Funeral Home with Rev. Brian Wardlaw officiating. Music was provided by Mary Ann Crowder and Cynthia Compton. Pallbearers were Scott Allis, Mike Moore, Jeff Moore, Randy Bland, Jimmy Bryant and Erick Ellis. Burial was in the Appleton City Cemetery under the direction of the Eckhoff-Hill Funeral Home.
The Kansas City (MO) Star October 14, 1991 ---Waneta D. Allis, 78, Appleton City, Mo., died Oct.22, 1991, at St. Luke's Hospital. She was born in Monegaw Springs, Mo.,and moved to the Appleton City area in the 1920s. ---Mrs. Allis was a nurses' aide at Ellett Memorial Hospital in Appleton City for 25 years. She was a member of the Church of God Holiness in Appleton City. Survivors include two sons, Gene Allis, Appleton City,and James Allis, Clinton, Mo.; a daughter, Mary Kathryn Bryant, Kansas City; 11 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at the church; burial in the Appleton City Cemetery. Friends may call from 7 to 8 p.m. today at the Eckhoff-Hill Chapel, Appleton City. The family suggests contributions to Ellett Memorial Hospital.
Funeral Notice Waneta D. Allis Feb. 10, 1913-Oct. 22, 1991 Age: 87 Yrs., 8 Mos., 12 Days Services: Church of God Holiness Friday, Oct. 25, 1991, 2:00 P.M. Minister: Rev. Brian Wardlaw Visitation: Eckhoff-Hill Funeral Home, Thurs., Oct. 24, 1991, 7:00-8:00 P.M. Interment: Appleton City Cemetery Memorial: Ellett Memorial Hospital