Oma Calvert

Sunday, July 1, 2007

TAMMS, Ill. -- Oma L. Calvert, 85, of Tamms, formerly of Mounds, Ill., died Saturday, June 30, 2007, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau.

She was born Dec. 21, 1921, in Charleston, Mo., daughter of Curtis and Refa Groves McRaven. She and Glenn B. Calvert were married. He died in 1995.

Calvert was a retired seamstress.

Survivors include a sister, Edna Arnhart of Paducah, Ky.; and a brother, Don "Bullett" McRaven of Jonesboro, Ill.

She was preceded in death by an infant daughter and three brothers.

Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at Barkett Funeral Home in Mounds.

Funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Billy Freeman officiating.

Interment will be in Spencer Heights Cemetery at Mounds.