DEXTER -- Mildred F. Grubbs, 86, died Dec. 23, 2012, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter.
Born Sept. 17, 1926, in Guntown, Miss., to the late Claude and Lulu Hamm Edge, she was a homemaker.
On Dec. 20, 1944, in Piggott, Ark., she married Johnny Gilbert Grubbs, and he preceded her in death on Feb. 29, 2008.
She was also preceded in death by: one son, Johnny Lester Grubbs; one brother, Bill Edge; and one sister in infancy.
Survivors include: five sons, Farrell Grubbs of Puxico, Darrell Grubbs of Sikeston, Gary Grubbs of Campbell and Keith Grubbs and Randy Grubbs of Dexter; three daughters, Kathleen Dover, Linda Campbell and Carol Hutchcraft of Dexter; one brother, Gene Edge of Evansville, Ind.; one sister, Pauline Moser of Lilbourn; and 20 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation is from 5-8 p.m. today at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter where services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday with the Rev. Ray Rowland officiating.
Burial will follow in the Dexter Cemetery.