Lillie Weith

Friday, February 25, 2005

PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Lillie Florence Weith, 93, of Perryville died Thursday Feb. 24, 2005, at the Perry County Nursing Home.

She was born Jan 4, 1912, in Polk County, Mo., daughter of William Thomas and Agnes Rosa Fox Stockdall. She was raised by foster parents, Charles and Georgia Rice Sowell.

She married Edward A. Weith Nov. 23, 1930. He died Jan. 14, 1980.

She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church of Perryville.

Survivors include a son, Donald Weith of Chester, Ill.; two daughters, Norma Jean Niccu of Perryville and Shirley McGraw of Hamilton, Ill.; a sister, Jane Hooker of Temple, Texas; 13 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by four brothers, four sisters and a great-granddaughter.

Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. today at the Young and Sons Funeral Chapel and from 6:30 a.m. until the time of service at 11 a.m. Saturday. The Rev. Christopher Cole will officiate. Burial will be in Immanuel Lutheran Church Cemetery,