Edna Weeks

Thursday, March 1, 2007

BELL CITY, Mo. -- Edna Marie Smith Weeks, 71, of Bell City passed away Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2007, at her home.

She was born April 19, 1935, in St. Louis, daughter of Thomas and Lucretia Noles Smith McBride and John McBride. She and Ronnie Weeks were united in marriage Oct. 28, 1951, at Mesler, Mo.

Edna was a homemaker and member of Bell City United Methodist Church. She was past secretary/treasurer of Bell City Community Betterment Association and a former Girl Scout leader.

Survivors include her husband; a son and daughter-in-law, Scott and Wynn Weeks of Hendersonville, Tenn.; two daughters and sons-in-law, Harriett and Joe Dan Schoolfield of Burfordville, Rhonda and Pat Niemczyk of Bell City; two brothers, Frank Smith of St. Louis, Don Smith of San Clemente, Calif.; five grandsons, Nate Wills, Zac Weeks, Kyle Weeks, Cody Weeks, Nick Niemczyk; a granddaughter, Katie Niemczyk; two stepgrandsons, Joe and Tyson Schoolfield; a stepgranddaughter, Melody Anderson; a great-grandson; and four great-stepgranddaughters.

She was preceded in death by her parents, five sisters and four brothers.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Morgan Funeral Home in Advance, Mo.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Andy Lambel officiating. Burial will be in Forest Hills Memorial Gardens near Benton, Mo.

Pallbearers will be grandchildren.