|Birth: ||May 9, 1927|
|Death: ||Sep. 2, 2012|
Monday, May 9th, 1927 to
Sunday, September 2nd, 2012
Myrtle Addington was born May 9, 1927 in Marion County, Iowa the daughter of Charles Umble and Daisy (Clark) Umble.
Myrtle attended school and worked on her family's farm, near Melcher-Dallas, as a young girl. On August 11, 1948 she was united in marriage to Gerald Clinton Addington, Sr. in Melcher. To this union six children were born: Robert Wayne, Jerry, Jr. Richard Leroy, Shirley Ann, Nancy Elaine and Connie Sue. The couple first made their home in Colorado and several years later, they moved back to Melcher-Dallas. In her spare time, Myrtle enjoyed cooking for her family and reading the Bible. She was a devote member of the Apostolic Church in Knoxville.
Myrtle passed away on Sunday, September 2, 2012 at the Mercy Medical Center, in Des Moines, at the age of 85 years.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Gerald in 1999.
Those left to honor her memory include her children: Shirley (Ron) Crandall of Melcher-Dallas; Robert (Judy Ann) of Hamilton, New Zealand; Nancy (Stuart) Hall of Chariton; Jerry, Jr. (Lisa) of Knoxville; Richard of Melcher-Dallas; and Connie (Wayne) Hyden of Knoxville; 22 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren and many other family members and friends.
Apostolic Church – Knoxville, Iowa
Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 11:00 a.m.
Rev. Charles Rutter, Rev. Jared Runck,
Rev. Adrian Wolfe and Rev. Stuart Hall,
Seth Hall & Tiffany Runck, pianist and organist
"Endless Hallelujah" – Tiffany Runck, Dan & Amanda Trimble
"I'll See You In The Rapture"- Connie Hyden
"Peace in the Valley" – Jennifer Wolfe & Seth Hall
"Grandma's Choir" – Angie Castorena & Heather Crandall
Wade Crandall Matthew Addington
Loren Hall Matt Addington
C.J. Hyden Michael Pearson
Joshua and Justin Pearson
Greenwood Cemetery – Knoxville, Iowa
The family invites relatives and friends to return to the Apostolic Church for lunch following the committal service.
For those desiring, memorial contributions may be made to Ricky Addington for future care.
Bybee & Davis Funeral Home
Gerald Clinton Addington (1929 - 1999)
In Loving Memory Aug 11 1948
Shirley Nancy Ricky
Bob Jerry Jr. Connie
Created by: Williams
Record added: Sep 06, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 96596626
Those we love don't go away,They walk beside us every day,Unseen, unheard, but always near,Still loved, still missed and very dear|
Added: Oct. 8, 2012