Rose Leather

Thursday, April 26, 2007

Rose M. Leather, 77, of Cassville passed away Saturday, April 14, 2007, in St. John s Regional Health Care, Springfield.

She was born Jan. 18, 1930, to Charles and Edna (Elkins) Norman. She grew up in the Roller Community, southwest of Washburn. On March 27, 1946, she married Lowell Leathers. They were farmers in Bard, Calif.

They were very active in the Church of Christ in Yuma, Calif., where Lowell was a deacon. In 1975, she and Lowell bought a house in Cassville.

Survivors include: her daughter, Sharleene and her husband, Ed Kolset, of Bard, Calif.; two sisters, Anne Santee, of Houston, Texas, and Margaret Meneze Davis, of Cassville.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Lowell Leathers; and two grandchildren.

Graveside services were Saturday in Oak Hill Cemetery, Cassville, under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Rev. Bob Neeley conducted the services.

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