SIKESTON -- Diana Forgey, 71, died Aug. 13, 2006, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston.
Born Sept. 9, 1934, in Rockport, Ill., daughter of the late Loren and Eva Bunn Scranton, she had worked for General Electric Credit and was a secretary for Joel Montgomery from 1980 until retiring in 2004.
On Dec. 21, 1953, she married Wilbur D. Forgey; he survives of the home in Sikeston.
Other survivors include: one son and daughter-in-law, Jeffrey and Debby Forgey of Moberly; two daughters and sons-in-law, Cheryl and Greg Noe of Chesterfield, and Teresa and Rod Anderson of Sikeston; one sister, Aldean Morrow of Summer Hill, Ill.; one brother-in-law, Herbert Brokaw of St. Peters; two sisters-in-law, Jeanette Simmering of the state of Indiana and Linda Hallows of Louisiana, Mo.; six grandchildren, Lisa White, Jennifer Bowers and her husband, Chris, Alyssa Noe, Madeline Noe, Tyler Anderson and Jalin Anderson; and five great-grandchildren, Ashley Wilson, Shelby Wilson, Destiny Gordy, Aaron Bowers and Nicholas Bowers.
One sister, Aletha Brokaw, preceded her in death.
Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Ponder Funeral Home, where funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday. The Rev. Carl Addison, pastor of Tanner Street Church of God, will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Memorial Park Cemetery at Sikeston.
Pallbearers will be: Tyrone Price, Rick Landers, Brian Harper, Glen Hessling, Jimmy Tigart, Lawrence McCain and Richard Hampton.
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