Ann Marie (Clary) Meeker, 35, of Hurdland, Missouri, died unexpectedly Wednesday, September 24, 2014, at Samaritan Hospital in Macon, Missouri.
The daughter of Ralph Denver Clary and Donna Jean (McGlothlin) Clary-Pinson, she was born November 9, 1978 in Kirksville, Missouri. On August 18, 2002 in Kirksville, Missouri, Ann was united in marriage to Brian Meeker.
Ann is survived by her husband, Brian of the home; three daughters, Rebecca Ann Whitmire, Brooke Lynn Meeker and Breana Nicole Meeker all of the home; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Dan and Terrie Jo Clary of Edina, MO and Sam and Missi Clary of Lewistown, MO; two sisters and a brother-in-law, Martha Poole of Chillicothe, MO and Mary and Jason Geisendorfer of Lewistown, MO; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Ron and Karen Meeker of Kirksville, MO, and one brother-in-law, Jason Meeker of Kirksville, MO.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Denver Clary and Donna Jean Clary-Pinson; grandparents, Ralph Dewey and Martha Lucille Clary; grandparents, Donnie and Bonnie McGlothlin; and grandparents John and Alice Jean Crump.
Ann grew up on the family farm east of Edina, MO. She attended Knox County R-1 High School. Ann lived in Edina for several years before moving to Kirksville, where she worked at Kraft Foods and met her husband, Brian. Ann and Brian were married at the 1000 Hills Lake in Kirksville and made their home in rural Novinger. Once they started their family, Ann chose to be a stay-at-home mom until the girls started school. Then she became self-employed as a housekeeper. About a year ago Ann and Brian were able to purchase their home in Hurdland, MO. which had been built and owned by her grandparents, John and Alice Jean Crump. Ann took great pride in making this house their home. She loved flowers, humming birds, being outdoors, and sewing. She always put others before herself and was always helping others in need. Ann had a great love for family, especially her children.
Ann was a member of Lewistown Freedom in Christ Worship Center.
Public visitation was held Saturday at Travis-Noe Funeral Home in Kirksville. Funeral services were held 2:00 p.m. Sunday, September 28, 2014, at Travis-Noe Funeral Home in Kirksville, with Jason Geisendorfer officiating. Interment followed the service at the I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Hurdland, Missouri.
Pallbearers were Dan Clary, Ethan Clary, Shane Clary, Jason Meeker, Lane Clary and Scott Meeker.
Expressions of sympathy in memory of Ann Meeker may be made to Freedom in Christ Worship Center.
Memorials may be left at or mailed to Travis-Noe Funeral Home, P.O. Box 306, Kirksville, MO 63501.