CAPE GIRARDEAU - Mary Euvon Pool, 69, died Oct. 6, 2006, at her home.
Born Feb. 15, 1937, in Cleburne County (Ark.), daughter of the late Fred and Mary Brock Hester, she was a homemaker and had lived in Dexter for 22 years before moving three years ago to Cape Girardeau where she was a member of the Antioch Missionary Baptist Church.
On Aug. 2, 1952, in Paw Paw, Mich., she married Raymond Pool who survives of the home.
Other survivors include: three sons, Ronald Pool of Malden, Donald Pool of Kennett and John Pool of Dexter; two daughters, Janet Hankins and Joyce Smith of Dexter; one brother, Arnold Hester of Mountain Home, Ark.; two sisters, Lovella Weldon of Hoganville, Ga., and Edith Palulski of Trento, Fla.; and nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
One brother, Arlie Hester, and two sisters, Arvema Northrop and Ava Lilies, preceded her in death.
Services were held at 10 a.m. today at the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter. The Rev. Glenn Hamilton of Cape Girardeau officiated.
Burial followed in the Chalk Bluff Cemetery near Dexter.