Lora Wiseman

Friday, August 13, 2004

ADVANCE, Mo. -- Lora Jane Wiseman, 86, of Advance died Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2004, at Heartland Care Rehab Center in Cape Girardeau.

She was born Aug. 17, 1917, in Greenbrier, Mo., daughter of Harrison and Dorothy Swick Cato. She and Omer Wiseman were married Oct. 15, 1932, at Greenbrier. He died Jan. 23, 1999.

Wiseman was one of the first members of Bethel General Baptist Church.

Survivors include two daughters, Judy Boland of Zalma, Mo., Shirley Rhodes of Neosho, Mo.; three brothers, Lee Roy Cato of Puxico, Mo., Hubert Cato of state of Missouri, Bill Cato of Dexter, Mo.; a sister, Kathryn Brown of Sedgewickville, Mo.; eight grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son.

Friends may call at Morgan Funeral Home from 5:15 to 8 p.m. Friday.

The funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with the Revs. John Rhodes and Ray Placher officiating. Burial will be in Bollinger County Memorial Park at Marble Hill, Mo.