Born 12-01-1919 -- Died 8-23-2004
Loree Sturgeon, 84, of Koshkonong, Mo., formerly of Thayer, died Aug. 23, 2004, at Brook Haven Healthcare in West Plains, Mo.
Born Dec. 1, 1919, in Thayer, Mo., she was the daughter of Ben Jackson and Matilda Vogan Jackson.
She was a housewife and mother and worked as a nurses aid for a nursing home for several years. She will be missed by all who knew and loved her. She was married to Fletcher Sturgeon at Alton, Mo.
Survivors include two sons -- James Sturgeon of Glasgow, Ky. and Gary Sturgeon and wife, Patty, of Bakersville, Mo.; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; a brother, Ralph Jackson and a sister, Marie Turner.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; two daughters -- Janice Dyke and Bobby Mohr; a brother, Art Jackson; and a sister, Irene Wideman.
A graveside service was held Aug. 25, at the Two Mile Cemetery with Ted Standley officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Carter Funeral Home Inc. of Thayer, Mo.