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Virginia Schreckengast

Thursday, April 1, 2004

Born 6-26-1931 -- Died 3-14-2004

Virginia Alyne Schrecken-gast, daughter of the late Thedis Young and Jessie McGhee Young, was born June 26, 1931, in Myrtle, Mo., and died March 14, 2004, in Innsbrook, Mo., at the age of 72 years.

She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother.

Survivors include her husband, Harry, of the home in Innsbrook; a son, Densal McGhee and friend, Shelia, of Thayer, Mo.; a daughter, Shelia Smith and husband, Bob of Thayer; six grandchildren -- Nikki Clark and daughter, Aleasha of Thayer, Roy Smith and wife, Jill, of Springfield, Mo., Lisa, Judy, Dennis and Bobby; 10 step-children; several step-grandchildren; several step-great-grandchildren; a brother, Joe Young and wife, Leanna, of Kansas; a special friend, Lena Johnson and husband, Henry of Wright City, Mo.; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Bonnie Sue Powell; and four brothers -- Jack, Bob, Ronnie and Roger Dale Young.

The funeral service was held on March 17 at Carter Funeral Home Chapel in Thayer with the Rev. Bobby Ryan officiating.

Burial was in Myrtle Cemetery at Myrtle, Mo., with arrangements under the direction of the Carter Funeral Home Inc. of Thayer.

Pallbearers included Roy Smith, Larry James, Darrell McGhee, Jackie Peace, Dennis McGhee and Donnie Thornton.