She was a member of the Lighthouse Christian Center in Dexter, had attended Bethany General Baptist Church near Bernie, was a former L.P.N. in Dexter, Blooomfield and Bernie and was a resident of Dexter.
She is survived by one son, Kent W. Mekan of Bernie; by one daughter, Lisa Silvey of Scott City; by three sisters, Donna Young of Dexter, Betty Lindley of Eureka, and Barb Spitzer of Bernie; by two grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Bernie from 10 a.m. - noon, Thursday, May 1, 2008.
Funeral services will then be conducted at noon, in the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel in Bernie with Rev. Bryan Johnson officiating.
Interment will follow in the Malden Memorial Park Cemetery.