Florence Eifert

Wednesday, April 9, 2008

Florence Eifert

Florence Elizabeth Eifert, 80, of Scott City died Monday, April 7, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau.

She was born Jan. 27, 1928, at Ancell, daughter of Mason and Josephine Catherine Welter August. She and Ray Allen "Buddy" Eifert were married June 12, 1948, at Fornfelt. He died July 12, 1997.

Eifert was assistant cashier 25 years at Bank of Illmo, retiring in 1993. She was a member of Illmo United Methodist Church and Red Hat Society.

Survivors include two sons, Kim Eifert of Scott City, Kris Eifert of Festus, Mo.; a brother, Doug August of Scott City; two sisters, Geraldine Rainey of St. Charles, Mo., Nellie Zander of Northville, Mich.; and three grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a brother.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday at the chapel, with the Rev. Jim Woeltje officiating. Burial will be in Lightner Cemetery.