Deloris Revay Heather

Friday, November 5, 2021

Deloris Revay Heather, 87, of Marshall, Mo., died Friday, Nov. 5, 2021, at her home.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2021, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall with the Rev. Cliff Cato officiating. Burial will follow at Ridge Park Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. prior to the service at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Memorials are suggested to the Foster Grandparent Program, and an online guestbook is available at

Born Oct. 22, 1934, in Hermitage, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Gerald Holt and Jessie Marie Rife Holt. She was a 1953 graduate of Wheatland High School in Wheatland, Mo. Deloris moved to Marshall from Harvester, Mo., in 1968. On Oct. 10, 1972, in Marshall, she married Billy Eugene Heather, who survives of the home. Following her retirement from ConAgra Foods, she owned and operated Twice Read Book Exchange for eight-and-a-half years and volunteered for the Foster Grandparent Program for 16 years.

Survivors include her husband, Billy; four sons, Steven Tolivar (Cathleen) and Michael Tolivar (Glenda) all of Marshall, Andrew Tolivar of Forsyth, Mo., and Gary Tolivar (Carol) of Hannibal, Mo.; 11 grandchildren, Shawn Tolivar (Nicoya), Amber Hendricks (Justin), Tracee Peters (Robert), Paige Tolivar, Jerry Tolivar (Haley), Corrie Lewellen, Vickie Tolivar, Taylor Schubert, Jacob Tolivar (Elizabeth), Dillon Tolivar (Hannah), and Keith Gonzales; 17 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; one brother, Lindel Holt of Wheatland; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, Anthony Holt; and one stepson, Wayne Eugene Heather.