|Birth: ||Sep. 27, 1935|
|Death: ||Jul. 5, 2008|
Cynthia L. Callis, 72, of Sedalia, died Saturday, July 5, 2008, at Bothwell Regional Health Center. She was born Sept. 27, 1935, in Sedalia, a daughter of Edwin Leo and Ruby Lou Bremer Mynatt. On Oct. 30, 1953, in Fayette, she was married to James B. Callis, who survives of the home.
Mrs. Callis graduated from Smith-Cotton High School in 1952, and attended William Woods College in Fulton, where she majored in art. She moved back to Sedalia in 1963 when her husband went to work for CW Flower Company, which they later purchased and operated. She was a member of Broadway Presbyterian Church for nearly fifty years. She was a nurturing mother and grandmother, talented artist, strong Christian, wonderful friend and a tireless volunteer.
Also surviving are two sons, J. Mark Callis, and his wife, Maureen, and Cliff Callis, and his wife, Charlyn, all of Sedalia; a son-in-law, David Gaspard, of Sedalia; two brothers, Hank Monsees, and his wife, Janet, of Prairie Village, Kan., and Tony Monsees, and his wife, Pat, of Sedalia; six grandchildren, Rachel Callis, Tyler Callis, Devin Gaspard, and his wife, Amanda, Graham Gaspard, and his wife, Brittney, Logan Gaspard and Mason Gaspard; and two great grandchildren, Landon Gaspard and Jackson Horn.
She was predeceased by a daughter, Camye Noel Callis Gaspard; and her mother, father and stepfather, Dick Monsees.
Funeral services were held at the Heckart Funeral Home, with the Rev. Nancy Carle and the Rev. Dr. Dennis Haines officiating. Pallbearers were her grandchildren. Honorary pallbearers were Maureen Callis, Charlyn Callis, Amanda Gaspard and Brittney Gaspard.
The family received friends before the service at the funeral home. The family suggests memorial contributions to the Camye Callis Gaspard memorial fund in care of Bothwell Regional Health Center Foundation, or to the Broadway Presbyterian Church memorial fund
Camye Noel Callis Gaspard (1960 - 2002)*
High Point Cemetery
Created by: Russell Smith
Record added: Aug 10, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28926610
Added: Jan. 27, 2015