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Murgie Gestring

Friday, November 4, 2005

Murgie Neta Flo Gestring, 85, of Steele, Mo., died Sunday, Oct. 30, 2005, at the River Oaks Care Center in Steele.

Born Feb. 29, 1920, daughter of the late Leevie Ingram Jones, she was a homemaker and a member of the Holland Baptist Church.

On Aug. 26, 1937, in Caruthersville, she married Lois Daniel Gestring, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Sharon Sartin and one brother, Elbert Ingram.

Survivors include one son, Louis Gestring, of Steele; one daughter, Norma Hoover, of Bartlett, Tenn.; one sister, Beulah Grace Stout; a granddaughter, Tonya Ypya, of Steele; eight grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 2, at the Holland Baptist Church with the Rev. John Earl Dunavant officiating.

Burial was in the Mt. Zion Cemetery at Steele.

Pallbearers were John and Larry Gestring, Justin and Terry McKee, Scott Vowell and Tim Ypya.