Marguerite R. "Becky" Welch Hunt was born Oct. 19, 1946, at For Madison, Iowa, the daughter of Mr. Welch and Marjorie Lee Harvey Welch, and died Tuesday, June 14, 2005, at Boone Hospital in Columbia.
She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Sedalia. She was a member of the American Heart Association, a registered nurse, and had graduated from the University of South Western Louisiana.
She and her family had lived in Dexter where she worked at Dexter Memorial Hospital. She also taught at Three Rivers Community College in Poplar Bluff.
Survivors include two sons, Robert Hunt of St. Ann and Brandon Hunt of Andover, Kan.; one brother, Thomas Joseph Welch of Norfolk, Va.; and one grandson.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her step-father Henry Molaison who died in 1981, and her mother who died in 1999.
Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Friday, June 17, 2005, at Ewing-Schutte-Semler Funeral Home.
There will be a private memorial funeral service at First Baptist Church in Sedalia on Friday, June 17, 2005, with Rev. Drew Hill officiating.
The family has suggested that donations be made to the American Diabetes Association, the Parkinson Foundation, or the American Lung Association in care of Ewing-Schutte-Semler Funeral Home.