SIKESTON - Mary Lois Keaster, 66, died May 7, 2004, at Missouri Delta Medical Center.
Born Aug. 24, 1937, in Tennessee, daughter of the late David Arthur and Helen Baxter Middleton, she attended Trinity Gospel Church and had been a licensed beautician before retiring.
Her husband, Bill Keaster, preceded her in death on June 22, 1989.
Survivors include: one son and daughter-in-law, Jay and Marilyn Truelove of Lilbourn; two daughters and sons-in-law, Holly and Jimmy Ramsey Jr. of Sikeston and Kathy and David Messmer of Marble Hill; one brother, Bobby Middleton of Kennett; two sisters, Ruthie Moore of Red Bud, Ill., and Brenda Wheetley of Sikeston; seven grandchildren, Katina Wahlers, Gary L. Klingel and Marlanda Klingel of St. Louis, Tony Truelove of Columbia, Mandy Truelove of Lilbourn and Parker Ramsey and Payton Ramsey of Sikeston.
She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Alton Middleton and Billy Middleton.
Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Ponder Funeral Home in Sikeston, where services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday. The Rev. Larry Davis, pastor of Trinity Gospel Church, will officiate.
Burial will follow in Mounds Park Cemetery near Lilbourn.