SCOTT CITY - Reta Charlotte Doege, 77, died at 4:41 p.m. Oct. 24, 2004, at Heartland Care and Rehabilitation in Cape Girardeau.
Born Sept. 18, 1927, in Miller City, Ill., daughter of the late David Ralph and Mary Alice Bowers McCoy, she was an English teacher at Olive Branch, Ill., and Blodgett and Kelly High Schools.
On June 5, 1955, in Chicago, she married Herman Karl Doege who preceded her in death on July 28, 1976.
Two brothers and three sisters also preceded her in death.
Survivors include: one daughter, Deborah Burton of Scott City; two grandsons, Scott Burton of Advance and Jason Burton of Chaffee; and three great-grandchildren, Ashley Burton, Sarah Burton and Katie Burton of Advance.
Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City where services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday.
Burial will follow in the Baumgardt Cemetery at Miller City.