Peterson Funeral Chapel

     Tressa Madewell, 81, of Aurora passed away Thursday, October 9, 2014 in her home.

     She was born to Rev. Stevie and Evelyn Jaqua Maples on January 28, 1933 in Clever, MO. She retired as secretary of the School Board after 25 years.

     Survivors include 2 sons, Steve Madewell of Aurora and Terry Madewell of Pierce City; 1 daughter, Nancy Brin of Bartlett, TN.; 1 sister, Barbara Owens of Aurora; 6 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.

     She was preceded in death by her parents; and husband, Washie.

     Funeral services will be held Wednesday, October 15 at 2:00 p.m. in the Peterson Funeral Chapel. Burial will be in Maple Park Cemetery.

     Visitation will be held Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. in the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Wilson Ave. Baptist Church.