Mildred Nadine Ham, 82 of Bridgeton, Mo., formerly of Campbell, Mo., died on Tuesday, August 2, 2011 at her residence in Bridgeton.
She was born on April 27, 1929 in Campbell to the late Fuller Howard and Mary Elizabeth McFarlin Shepard, was a homemaker and of the United Methodist Faith.
She married Russell Eugene Ham, Sr., on April 24, 1947,. in Campbell. He preceded her in death on March 18, 2001.She was also preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Lillian Emma Hogan and two brothers, Linzill Shepard and Cletis Shepard.
Survivors include two sons, Russell Ham, Jr. and wife, Mary and Leland Ham and wife, Virginia, all of St. Louis, Mo.; two daughters, Barbara Lou Smith and husband, Garry, of Monticello, Ark. and Jan Rene Beck and husband, George, of St. Louis; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; three brothers, Martin Slagle and Denzil Shepard both of O'Fallon, Mo., and Gaylon Shepard of Campbell.
Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. until 1p.m., Saturday, August 6, 2011, with funeral services beginning at 1 p.m., at the Landess Funeral Home in Campbell with Reverend Chris Shepard officiating. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery -- Landess Addition in Campbell.