Iva June Williams

Iva June Williams   Iva June Williams, age 76, of Brashear, MO, died Thursday, July 10, 2014, in the Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville, MO.

   She was born June 8, 1939, at LaGrange, MO, the daughter of Lawrence and Lurah Morgan Hubble.  She was united in marriage to Melvin McCarty in 1954, and to this union eight children were born.   She was united in marriage to Silas William Gamble and he preceded her in 1996.

   Mrs. Williams was also preceded in death by her parents, one son Michael McCarty, one brother Arlis Hubble and one sister Dorothy Fifer.

   Surviving are her special friend Virgil Carlin of Brashear, MO, seven children, Marshall McCarty and Sharon of Callao, MO, Darrell McCarty and Peggy of LaGrange, MO, Marilyn Laudell and Terry of Canton, MO, Gary Foster of Linnus, MO, Malinda Crawford and Hollis of Brashear, MO, James Bachman and Susan of Jefferson City, MO, and Deborah Trujillo and Tim of Pueblo, CO, three step sons, Mark Gamble and Susan of Cincinnati, OH, Ron Gamble and Paula of Monroe City, MO, and Scott Gamble and Tina of Hannibal, MO, one brother Richard Hubble of Monroe city, MO, two sisters Grace Patterson of Village Mills, TX and Emma Harrison and Larry of Bethel, MO, eleven grandchildren, thirteen great grandchildren, seven step grandchildren, five step great grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

   Mrs. Williams was raised in LaGrange, MO, where she received her education.  She lived in Monroe City, MO several years where she was employed in housekeeping at the Monroe City Manor and later worked in housekeeping at the Salt River Nursing Home in Shelbina, MO.  For the past year she has resided in Brashear, MO.

   Iva June enjoyed traveling, gardening, quilting and spending time with her family especially her dog Tinki.  She was a member of the Baptist Church in LaGrange, MO.

   Funeral services were held 2 p.m. Monday, July 14, 2014, in the Hudson-Rimer Funeral Home in Edina, MO.  Reverend Mack McKinney officiated the services.  Burial was in the St. Judes Cemetery at Monroe City, MO.  Music was provided by Tim and Felicia Scott. Casket bearers were Jeremy Crawford, Anthony Laudell, Hunter McCutchan, Shawn Gamble, Tony Gamble, Josh Gamble and Paul Harrison.

   Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.  Memorials may be left at or mailed to Hudson-Rimer Funeral Home, P.O. Box 1, Edina, MO 63537. www.hudsonrimerfh.com

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Reporter for The Edina Sentinel Covering Knox County, Missouri Since 2010