Born 8-6-1924 -- Died 9-12-2007
Mary Frances (Hope)?Cover, 83, of Alton, Mo., was born Aug. 6, 1924, in Bartlesville, Okla., the daughter of John Hope and Grace (Wimberley)?Hope Curtis. She died Sept. 12, 2007, at the Shepherd's View Nursing Facility in Alton.
Survivors include: three daughters, Gloria Shows and husband Nathan of Plano, Texas, Glenda Harder and husband, Jimmy of Emory, Texas and Gwendalyne Starwart and husband, Tom of Plano, Texas; one son, Timothy Cover and wife Carolyn of Bullard, Texas; one brother, Daniel Hope and wife Carmal of Dallas, Texas; and numerous other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Elmer Cover; her parents, John Hope and Grace (Wimberley)?Hope Curtis; one brother, Johnny Hope; and one grandson, Chris Harder.
Funeral services were held Sept. 15 at the Alton Assembly of God Church with Sister Marlin Durham officiating. Burial followed on Sept. 17 in Emory Texas. Local arrangments were under the direction of the Clary Funeral Home of Alton.