Leota Rievley

Monday, August 22, 2005

Chaffee, Mo. -- Leota Rievley, 84, of Chaffee died Sunday, Aug. 21, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital.

She was born March 3, 1921, in Rombauer, Mo., daughter of Thomas and Emma Foster. She and Philip Rievley were married May 29, 1937. He died Jan. 22, 1965.

Survivors include a son, Donald Rievley of Chaffee; two daughters, Mary Martin of Illiopolis, Ill., and Roberta Grojean of Chaffee; eight grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Frances Key Pobst; a brother, Albert Foster; two sisters, Julie Badgett; and Ines Spradling; and a great-grandchild.

Friends may call at 4 p.m. today at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee. The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral chapel, with the Rev. Cliff Day officiating. Burial will be in Union Park Cemetery in Chaffee.