Lucille Hooper

{November 20, 1914 - October 24, 2013}

Lucille Hooper, 98, of Wyaconda, died October 24, 2013, in the Clark County Nursing Home in Kahoka, MO.

She was born the daughter of James and Artie Mae (Raine) Benge on November 20, 1914, in Clark County. On April 2, 1930, she married Charles Owen Hooper at Kahoka, MO.  He preceded her in death on April 6, 1980.

She and her husband made their home in Wyaconda, MO.

Lucille loved spending time with her grandchildren and making quilts.

She was preceded in death by her husband; three sons, Charles, Kenneth Jr. and Bobby Don; one granddaughter; one stepgranddaughter; three sisters, and seven brothers.

Survivors include her daughters, Ada May Allen of Wyaconda, MO, Lenna Lee Rockhold of Memphis, MO; her son, Roy Lee Hooper of Wyaconda, MO; 16 grandchildren; many great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, October 28, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. in the Wyaconda Baptist Church in Wyaconda, MO with Brother Delbert Scobee officiating. Visitation will be held from 1-2 p.m. at the church prior to the service.

Burial will be in the Wyaconda Cemetery.

Memorials are suggested to the the Alzheimer’s Association or to the Clark County Nursing Home and may be left at or mailed to Gerth Funeral Service, 115 S. Main, Memphis, MO 63555.

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3 comments

  1. My deepest sympathy for your loss.

    Comment by Jane Drillon-Maloney on October 25, 2013 at 2:05 am
  2. My thoughts and prayers are with Lucille’s family and friends.

    Comment by jodie seaver on October 25, 2013 at 6:11 am
  3. My sincere sympathy for your loss.You may not remember me,but,your Mom would make sure she spent time with us when we were at Grandma Horton”s-my Dad was Don-her youngest.We would run into each other now and then and she was so nice.God be with you all now and always.

    Comment by Sheila (Horton)Miller on October 28, 2013 at 8:38 am