MOUND CITY, Ill. - Kathryn "Kitty" Beavers Dover, 74, died at 4:01 p.m. Jan. 26, 2008, at her home.
Born Dec. 3, 1933, in Scott County, Mo. to the late James W. and Clara Baugher Beavers Sr., she was a member of the St. Mary's Catholic Church in Mound City. She and her husband owned and operated the Dover Green Door Tavern in Mound City for many years.
She was married to Mark Dover Jr. and he preceded her in death on Dec. 3, 2000.
One brother, John T. Beavers; and one sister, Margaret Ray also preceded her in death.
Survivors include: one daughter, Sherri McCauley of Augusta, Ga.; one son, Donnie Dover of Mound City; one stepson, Mark Dover III of Anson, Maine; one brother, James W. Beavers Jr. of Sikeston, Mo.; three sisters, Olive Cole of Poplar Bluff, Mo., Stella Dean Gosnell of Morehouse, Mo. and Frances Belle Kessler of Sikeston; and seven grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
A Funeral Mass was celebrated Tuesday at St. Mary's Catholic Church with the Rev. John Agbasiere serving as celebrant.
Burial followed in the St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery.
Jones Funeral Home Villa Ridge was in charge of arrangements.