Mary Nadine January

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Mary Nadine January, 91, of Shell Knob, passed away Thursday, May 16, 2019, at Lacoba Homes in Monett.

She was born April 12, 1923, in Augusta, Kan., the daughter of John C. and Nettie (Wilhite) Powers. On Feb. 2, 1946, in Emporia, Kan., she was united in marriage to James Calvin “Jim” January, who preceded her in death.. Also preceding her in death were her parents, one sister and four brothers.

Survivors include: one son, John C. January and his wife Amy of Kansas City; three daughters, Gemey Hobson and her husband, Lynn of Surf City, North Carolina, Missy DeWeese and her husband, Joe of Anderson, and Angela Parker and her husband, James of Leon, Kan.; nine grandchildren; and nine great grandchildren.

She grew up and received her education in Augusta, Kan., where she graduated from high school. For several years, she was an executive secretary at Beechcraft Aircraft. In 1989, she moved to Shell Knob to make her home. Memorial services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 22, at Fohn Funeral Home in Shell Knob.

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