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Joetta Mae Myers, 77, of Jackson died Monday, March 22, 2004, at her home.
She was born Nov. 28, 1926, in Mound City, Ill., daughter of Joseph Dudley and Georgia Lennie Redfern Proctor. She and William J. Myers were married March 13, 1943.
Myers was a member of First Assembly of God Church in Jackson.
Survivors include her husband; a son, Billy Joe Myers of Jackson; a daughter, Georgia Wessel of Gordonville; two brothers, Woodrow Proctor of Cape Girardeau, Joe "Sonny" Proctor of Herrin, Ill.; two sisters, Nora White of Canoga Park, Calif., Erline Hooker of Pekin, Ill.; two grandchildren; and three stepgrandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a brother and three sisters.
Friends may call at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee, Mo., after 4 p.m. Thursday.
The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday at the chapel, with the Rev. Dean Heady officiating. Burial will be in Forest Hills Memorial Gardens Cemetery near Morley, Mo.