Mary Ellen Spurgin, 98, Pickering, Missouri, died Saturday, June 29, 2013, at Golden Living Center, Maryville, Missouri.
She was born May 22, 1915, in Pickering to Myron and Eva McKee Pettit. George James Spurgin and Mary Pettit were united in marriage in August of 1932.
Mary was a devout member of the Temple Baptist Church in Maryville.
She was preceded in death by her husband George (October 25,1992); daughter Georgia (1942), son Larry (2003), daughter-in-law Velma Spurgin, son-in-law Bob Egger and granddaughter-in-law Tina Spurgin (2010).
She is survived by her daughter Betty Egger, Sarasota, Florida; ten grandchildren, including Matt (Kimberly) Spurgin, Rocheport, Missouri, Cathy (Bill) Day, Skidmore, Missouri, Lynette (Brad) Patterson, Graham, Missouri and Brenda (Lee) Blakeslee, St. Joseph, Missouri; twenty-six great-grandchildren and several great-great-grandchildren.
There will be open visitation at Price Funeral Home Chapel, Maryville.
Funeral Services will be 2:00 PM, Wednesday, July 3, 2013, at Price Funeral Home, Maryville with burial in White Oak Cemetery, Pickering, Missouri.