Ossia Malone, 103, of Jonesburg, Mo., died Sunday, Nov. 11, 2007, at Jonesburg Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.
Born May 25, 1904, in West Plains, Mo., daughter of the late George Thomas and Mary Electia Hill Storey, she was a telephone operator for Southwestern Bell.
She married Renzo William Malone, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by 12 brothers and sisters.
Survivors include one daughter, Geraldine Grelle and husband, George, of Wentzville, Mo.; four grandsons, Matt, Brian and Jeff Grelle, all of Wentzville and James Grelle, of St. Louis, Mo.; two granddaughters, Renee Henningfeld, of St. Paul, Mo., and Anne Henke, of O'Fallon, Mo., and 11 great-grandchildren.
Graveside services were held at 1 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 15, in the Maple Cemetery at Caruthersville, Mo.
H.S. Smith Funeral Home of Caruthersville as in charge of arrangements.