Oran - Funeral service for Norma Ruth Dover, of rural Oran, will be held today at Blachard Funeral Chapel in Sikeston. Burial will be in the Garden of Memories Cemetery.
Mrs. Dover, 68 years old, died Wednesday, April 8, 1998, at her home.
She was born Aug. 6, 1929, in Sikeston, the daughter of Carl Price and Votra Mamie Baker Holyfield. She and Veachel J. Dover were married Sept. 6, 1945, at New Madrid.
She was a snack bar supervisor at the Missouri Delta Medical Center. She attended The Trinity Chapel in Sikeston.
Survivors include her husband; a daughter, Nancy Deating; two brothers, Carl and H.J. "Cotton" Holyfield; a sister, Dorris Stephens; two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son.
Veachel J Dover
1924–2012 (m. 1945)
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