SIKESTON -- Mary Bishop Lasater, 80, died Feb. 11, 2006, at Missouri Delta Medical Center.
Born June 28, 1925, in Wilmington, N.C., daughter of the late Joseph Springs and Emily Marie Fleet Bishop, she was a lifetime member of First United Methodist Church where she was active many years in the Ladies Circle Three Group and the Philathca Sunday School Class. She was an Avon sales representative over 25 years in the Sikeston and Charleston areas.
On April 14, 1951, in Sikeston, she married Dayton Aaron Lasater who preceded her in death on May 16, 2000.
One brother also preceded her in death.
Survivors include: three sons and daughters-in-law, Michael Dayton and Cheryl Lasater of Dexter, Gary Lee and Susan Lasater of Jackson and Larry Joseph and Melanie Lasater of Sikeston; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Avis and James Martin of Bethalto, Ill., and Joan and Patrick Rolwing of Charleston; six grandchildren, Tyler Lasater and Audra Lasater of Dexter, Sarah Lasater and Allison Lasater of Jackson and Ross Lasater and Taylor Lasater of Sikeston; and one great-grandchild, Brooke Lasater of Dexter.
Visitation is from 11 until time of services at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Dempster Memorial Chapel of First United Methodist Church in Sikeston. The Revs. Jeff Posegate and Harold Norton will officiate.
Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery in Sikeston.
Ford and Sons Funeral Home of Cape Girardeau is in charge of arrangements.
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Memorial contributions may be made to:
First United Methodist Church
P.O. Box 682
Sikeston, MO 63801