Tuesday, November 25, 2008
MARBLE HILL, Mo. — Mary B. Null, 101, of Marble Hill died Saturday, Nov. 22, 2008, at the El Nathan Home in Marble Hill.
She was born Sept. 5, 1907, in Murray, Ky., daughter of Oscar and Biddie Flippo Adams. She first married Herbert Kroeger in 1930. He died in 1970. She and Audron Null were married Feb. 12, 1977. He died July 11, 1992.
Null was a retired seamstress with Curlee Clothing Co. in St. Louis. She was a member of Marble Hill First Baptist Church, Women's Missionary Circle, General Federation Women's Club, Order of Eastern Star and Rural Letter Carriers Association.
She was the beloved mother of Norma (Jim) Higginbotham of Jackson; dear grandmother of Sherry Higginbotham of St. Charles, Mike (Jennifer) Higginbotham and Karen (Vito) Domenech of St. Louis; dear great-grandmother of Robert Rasmussen, Megan Rasmussen, J.B. Higginbotham, Clayton Higginbotham; a stepdaughter, Marilyn (Dennis) Baker of Marble Hill, two stepgrandchildren; and three great-stepgrandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husbands, three brothers and four sisters.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Liley Funeral Home in Marble Hill. An Eastern Star service will be held at 7.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Fred Ritter officiating. Burial will be in Baker Cemetery near Marble Hill.