Peterson Funeral Chapel

            Cheryl Jean "C.J." Willoughby-Smith, 71, of Marionville passed away Saturday, July 7, 2018 in her son's home in Verona, MO.

            She was born to James and Uldine Scott Pattyson on December 31, 1946 in Aurora, MO.  She was a registered nurse and a member of the New Hope Baptist Church.

            Survivors include her father. James of Mt. Vernon, MO; her husband, Jim;  two sons, Shane Spears and wife, Amy of Verona, MO. and Kevin Willoughby of Aurora, MO.; three daughters, Heather Spears of Springfield, MO., Suzanna Smith and husband, Robert Bilawski of Dallas, TX. and Laurie Moore and husband, Rich of Florida; two brothers, Charles Pattyson and wife, Jenny of Holt Summit, MO. and Dwight Pattyson and wife, Debbie of Aurora, MO.; 10 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.

​            She was preceded in death by her mother.

            Funeral services will be held Thursday, July 12 at 9:00 a.m. in the Peterson Funeral Chapel of Aurora.  Burial will follow in Nolan Cemetery in Galena, MO.

            Visitation will be held Wednesday from 7-8 p.m. in the funeral home.

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