Julie Ann Palmer of High Ridge, Mo., daughter of Rodger Dean Palmer and Donna Gail Smith Palmer, was born on Oct. 21, 1988 at St. Louis and died in the St. Johns Mercy Hospital in St. Louis on March 28, 2002, at the age of 13. Julie was a student at Northwest Middle School in House Springs, Mo. Besides her parents, she is survived by one brother, Michael Allen Reeser, of High Ridge; by three sisters, Candice Dawn Palmer, Kelly Lunn Palmer and Tracey Lea Palmer, all of High Ridge; by her maternal grandparents, Theron and Dottie Palmer of Dexter; and by her great-grandmother, Syble Stark of Dexter. Visitation was held on Saturday, March 30 at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Bernie at 12 noon. Funeral services were then conducted at 3 p.m. in the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel with Rev. Scott Jones officiating. Interment followed in the Bernie Cemetery with Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home of Bernie in charge of arrangements.