Carolyn Barnes Gray Marshall, 91, of Malta Bend, died Thursday, Dec. 22, 2011, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia.
Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2011, at Malta Bend United Methodist Church, with Rev. Crystal Karr officiating. Visitation will be held from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Monday at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial with military rites will be in Ridge Park Cemetery in Marshall. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Malta Bend United Methodist Church. Friends may sign the online register book at www.campbell-lewis.com.
Born Jan. 10, 1920, in Poolesville, Md., she was the daughter of the late G. Robert Gray and Sarah Margaret Williams Gray. She was a graduate of the University of Maryland and served in the U.S. Navy Waves during World War II. On March 30, 1946, in Poolesville, Md., she married Winfield S. Marshall, who preceded her in death on June 3, 1998. She had lived in Malta Bend most of her life and was bookkeeper for the Marshall family farming operation for many years. She was a member of Malta Bend United Methodist Church where she belonged to United Methodist Women, was a Sunday school teacher and held various positions within the church. She was a member of the Missouri Extension Homemakers Association, Malta Bend American Legion Post 558 Auxiliary, Matrons Bridge Club and had been active in 4-H as a project leader.
Survivors include one daughter, Ann Marshall Fenner and her husband, Clifton S. (Sam), of rural Sweet Springs; two sons, Scott Marshall and his wife, Ann, of Topeka, Kan., and Oliver Marshall and his wife, Kathy, of rural Malta Bend; seven grandchildren, Brian Marshall and his wife, Jackie, Tom Fenner and his wife, Kristen, Todd Marshall and his wife, Christy, Jennifer Hall and her husband, Scott, Kyla Schuster and her husband, Justin, William Marshall and Richard Marshall; eight great-grandchildren, Hannah, Abbie and Brock Marshall, Tyler and Brett Fenner, Peyton and Kynlee Marshall and Hallie Schuster; two brothers, Gustavus R. Gray of Arcadia, Fla., and Dr. Harry Gray of West Palm Beach, Fla.; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a son and daughter in infancy.
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