ADVANCE -- Melola Ann Loughary, 89, died May 16, 2006, at the Advance Nursing Center.
Born March 15, 1917, at Lowndes, daughter of the late Tom and Dovie Phillips Newell, she was a homemaker and member of Christ Gospel Church of Puxico.
In 1930, she married Cecil Loughary who preceded her in death on Jan. 23, 1973.
She was also preceded in death by one daughter and four grandchildren.
Survivors include: two sons, Herb Loughary of Advance and Don Loughary of Hillsboro; three daughters, Lillian Deckman of Steadman, Carlene Jensen of Brownwood and Irma Estes of Advance; and 11 grandchildren, 25 great-
grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.
Services were conducted at 11 a.m. today at Morgan Funeral Home in Advance with the Rev. Don Loughary officiating.
Burial followed in the Brownwood Cemetery at Brownwood.