DEXTER - Mearl R. Frame, 91, died Dec. 31, 2007, at Mark Twain Caring Center in Poplar Bluff.
Born Jan. 26, 1916, in Illinois, to the late John Carrol and Sarah Jane Oliver Frame, he had lived in California and Kentucky before moving to Dexter in 1987. He had been a member of the Masonic Lodge and was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force.
On July 26, 1942, in Sikeston, he married Mildred Julian, who preceded him in death on Nov. 28, 1987.
Two brothers, Calvin Frame and Charles Frame; and four sisters, Mable Warner, Iolene Musgrave, Flora Wiegand and Deloris Nations also preceded him in death.
Survivors include: one son, John R. Frame of Trinidad, Calif.; three brothers, John Frame of Radcliff, Ky., Bill Frame of Flint, Mich. and Joe Frame of Tacoma, Wash.; five sisters, Mary McDaniel of Keego Harber, Mich., Nora Frame of Pontiac, Mich., Florence Schatz of Millersburg, Mich., Ruth Nations of Poplar Bluff and Betty Townley of Sanbury, Ohio; and two grandchildren and two great-
Visitation is from 11 a.m. until time of services at noon Thursday at Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter.
Burial will be at 1 p.m. in the Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Bloomfield.