Peterson Funeral Chapel

     Virgie Patricia Hembree, 72, of Halltown passed away Tuesday, June 9, 2015 in her home.

     She was born to James and Mary Tebow Watson on April 17, 1943 in Ridgewood, MO.  She was the owner of Hembree Trash Service, she loved the outdoors and loved working with wood.

     Survivors include 2 sons, William "Beeps" Hembree of Miller and Steven Hembree of Halltown; 1 daughter, Trish Barton of Halltown; 1 step-son, Mike Hembree of Springfield; 1 step-daughter, Tammy Hembree of Monett; 3 brothers, Tommy Watson of Iron Mountain Lake, MO., Jackie Watson of Bonne Terre, MO. and Billy Joe Watson of Springfield; 3 sisters, Maggie Kenuam of De Soto, MO., Betty Boyer of Festus, MO. and Geraldine Gilbreath of De Soto, MO.; 6 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren.

     She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, William; and 3 brothers, Roy, Johnny and Bobby Watson.

     Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 13 at 2:00 p.m. in the Peterson Funeral Chapel. Burial will be held in Campground Cemetery, Chesapeake.

     Visitation will be held Friday from 5-8 p.m. in the funeral home.