Peterson Funeral Chapel


            Mary Merlyn (Janes) Meyers passed away from this life unto her heavenly home on Thursday, October 8, 2020 in her home in Aurora, MO.

            She was born to Roy S. Janes and Stella T. (Templeton) Janes on August 19, 1942 in Marionville, MO. and raised on the family farm.

             Mary was a 1960 graduate of Mt. Vernon High School and a graduate of Southwest Missouri State College (Missouri State University). She was a secretary and worked many years for Juvenile Shoe Corporation in Aurora, MO.

            Mary was united in marriage to Edward Maxwell who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her parents and infant sisters, Judith Ann and Susan Teresa.

            Mary is survived by several cousins, including Roy (Christine) Overturf of the State of California; special friend and neighbor, Walt Gassaway as well as many dear friends too numerous to name.

            In spite of Physical limitations, Mary overcame and accomplished much during her lifetime which was an inspiration to everyone she met. Mary was a wonderful, loving friend to all who knew her, always greeting them with a big smile and a warm heart. She was a faithful Christion and prayer warrior. We will miss Mary but wait expectantly to see her in our forever home.

            Graveside services under the care of Peterson Funeral Chapel will be held Wednesday, October 14 at 10:00 a.m. in the Marionville IOOF Cemetery.

            In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Mary's memory to Southside Baptist Church, 412 W. Hadley, Aurora, MO. 65605, or to Senior  Age, in Memory of Mary Meyers, P.O. Box 229, Aurora, MO. 65605.         

            Graveside services will be held Wednesday, October 14 at 10:00 a.m. in Marionville IOOF Cemetery under the care of Peterson Funeral Chapel.