HAZELWOOD - Bessie Ruth Mouser, 68, died April 30, 2003, at her home.
Born Jan. 22, 1935, at Avert, she was a former waitress for Holiday Inn and was of the General Baptist belief.
On May 21, 1951, at Piggott, Ark., she married James J. Mouser who survives of the home.
Other survivors include: three sons, Gary L. Mouser of Hazelwood, Steven J. Mouser of Woodson Terrace and Timothy Mouser of St. Louis; one brother, Bill Snider of Sugar Loaf Keys, Fla.; one sister, Shirley Wethington of Bloomfield; and by 14 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Friend may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter, where services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday with the Rev. Mike Brown officiating.
Burial will follow in the Bloomfield Cemetery.