She was born Dec. 7, 1934, in Zalma, Mo., daughter of Clarence and Flossie Morlan James.
She was a retired machine operator for a hat company.
Survivors include sons Clarence James, Richard Myers, Stephen Myers, Glen Allen and Adam Myers, all of Grassy; daughters Connie Dunning of Bloomfield, Mo., Sharon McCrackin, Nancy Woods and Linda Myers, all of Marble Hill., Mo., and Karen Eaker of Alton, Mo.; brothers Edward James and Russell Loughary of St. Louis, Paul James of Hannibal, Mo., Eugene James of Potosi, Mo., Odell James of Zalma, Mo.; Donnie James of Advance, Mo; Roger Loughary of Sedgewickville, Mo., Gary Loughary of Michigan; sisters Mildred Borders of Zalma, and Bessie Welker of Marble Hill; 29 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-granddaughter.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, two brothers, two sisters and two grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until service time Tuesday at Liley Funeral Home in Marble Hill. Funeral will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home chapel, with the Rev. Gene Robbins officiating. Burial will be in Balch Memorial Cemetery near Zalma.