Orma Leda Lindsey, age 92, of Plevna, MO, died Thursday, March 29, 2012, in the Salt River Community Care Center in Shelbina, MO.
She was born September 20, 1919, in Knox County, MO, the daughter of John Newton and Maude L. Lucas Latimer. On July 25, 1936, at Edina, MO, she was united in marriage to Charles Noble Lindsey and he preceded her in death on April 19, 2001.
Mrs. Lindsey was also preceded in death by her parents, one granddaughter Debra Marie Dodd, two sons-in-law, George Dodd and Bob Viles, two sisters Lela Thrasher and Edith Plunkett, and two brothers George and Lloyd Latimer.
Surviving are three children, Leda Dodd of Bethel, MO, Jean Viles of Clarence, MO, and James Noble Lindsey and wife Jill of Plevna, MO, eight grandchildren, Rex Dodd, Max Dodd and wife Donna, Bonnie Kramer and husband David, Kathy Dodd and husband Richard, Samantha Viles, Charlie Viles, Shellie Klocke and husband Scott, Faren Lindsey and wife Christina, sixteen great grandchildren, William, Max II, Joshua, Bethany and Courtney Dodd, Nick, Jacob and Wesley Kramer, Jason and Corey Dodd, Shelby, Kodie and Kaden Klocke, Jasmine, Liliana and Dallyon Lindsey, and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Mrs. Lindsey received her education in the Newark, MO area. She lived most of her life in the Plevna area where she was a housewife and homemaker. She enjoyed cooking, gardening, flowers, crocheting, piecing quilts and most of all spending time with her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was a member of the Mt. Salem Baptist Church.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 3, 2012, in the Hudson-Rimer Funeral Home in Edina, MO. Reverend Allen Davidson will officiate the services. Burial will be in the Mt. Salem Cemetery north of Plevna, MO. Music will provided by Martha Marie Huse, soloist. Casket bearers will be Rex Dodd, Max Dodd, David Kramer, Richard Dodd, Charlie Viles, Scott Klocke, Faren Lindsey, and Lawrence Ream.
Visitation will be held on Monday, April 2, 2012, after 4 p.m. with family receiving friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Hudson-Rimer Funeral Home in Edina, MO.Memorials may be made to the Mt. Salem Cemetery and may be left at or mailed to Hudson-Rimer Funeral Home, P.O. Box 1, Edina, MO 63537.