Born 1-22-1928 -- Died 10-13-2006
Frieda Bell Lucas, age 78, of Alton, Mo., was born Jan. 22, 1928, in Crystal City, Mo., and died Oct. 13, 2006, at her home.
Survivors include three children, Laura Hower and Edward Lucas, both of Alton and Clyde Lucas of Los Angeles, Calif.; her stepfather, E.H. Smith of St. James, Mo.; one brother, Bill May of Leesburg, Mo.; 11 grandchildren, Jeremy, Jennifer, Joel, Darrell, Buddy, Michelle, Noble, Robby, Candance, Jennifer and Kaleb; 21 great-grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Dorio Henry May and Goldie Francis-May; her husband, Robert Lee Lucas; one son, Robert Lucas; one brother, J.D. May; one sister, Vera Haefling; and one son-in-law, Bud Hower.
The body was cremated. Arrangements were by the Clary Funeral Home Chapel of Alton.