CHAFFEE - Janette Lathom Grover, 81, formerly of Sikeston, died March 3, 2005, at the Chaffee Nursing Center.
Born Nov. 25, 1923, in Caruthersville, daughter of the late Bennie and Eva Hamra, she was a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Sikeston for many years. She founded the Accent Shop in 1956 and remained as one of its owners until retiring in 1986.
She and John R. "Bud" Lathom were married in Sikeston and he preceded her in death in 1979. She later married Courtney Grover at Bay City, Texas, and he also preceded her in death.
Survivors include: two sisters, Sadie Lee Raschid of Fort Madison, Iowa, and Sherry Henderson of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews.
Two sisters, Betty Dunn and Donna Hamra, also preceded her in death.
A memorial service will be conducted at a later date in Caruthersville.
H.S. Smith Funeral Home of Caruthersville is in charge of arrangements.