Marjorie Ann Ryder

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Marjorie Ann Ryder, 85, of Cassville, passed away on Saturday. Jan. 6, 2018, at her home.

She was born on Aug. 31, 1932, the daughter of Oliver and Mabel (Lane) Young, northwest of Purdy. She graduated from Purdy High School in 1950.

She was united in marriage to Robert Ryder on Dec. 24, 1950. She worked as a receptionist for Dr. Russell Powell, an optometrist, in Monett. Following her retirement in 1994, she worked part-time in the Barry County Assessorís office for one tax season. She was a member of the Mill Street Church of Christ in Cassville.

Survivors include: her husband of 67 years, Robert Ryder of Cassville; one daughter Becky Ryder of Cassville; one son, Ronal Ryder of Fallon, Nev.; three grandchildren, Ivette Cervantes, of Oceanside, Calif., Jose Aguilar, of Houston, Texas, and Cristian Luna, of Desert Springs, Calif., and three great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Elane Hutchens and Jessilyn Akin.

Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 10, at the White Funeral Home and Crematory, Cassville. Burial will be at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Butterfield.

Service arrangements and cremation are under the direction of the White Funeral Home and Crematory, Cassville.