92, of Hannibal, Mo.
Mary E. Priest, 92, of Hannibal, Mo., died at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 20, 2013, at the Maple Lawn Nursing Home in Palmyra, Mo.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. today, June 25, 2013, at the James O’Donnell Funeral Home in Hannibal, Mo. Pastor Allen Clark will officiate. Burial will be at the Grand View Burial Park in Hannibal, Mo.
Visitation was from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, June 24, 2013, at the funeral home.
Mrs. Priest was born on June 4, 1921, in Hannibal, Mo., to Walter and Gertrude McKay McGlasson.
She was married on September 23, 1950, in Hannibal, Mo., to Clyde M. Priest Sr. He survives.
Other survivors include four children, Larry Haas (Judy) of New Caney, Texas, Clyde M. Priest Jr. (Kathryn) of Jacksonville, Fla., Patti Hendrickson Alberty of Canton, Mo., and David Priest (Dawn) of Hannibal, Mo.; grandchildren, Sheri Ward, Amanda Kearns, Wade Hendrickson, Lauren Priest, Rhonda McKown, Becky Howard, DiAnna Haas and DeAnna Stalbert; and numerous great-grandchildren and stepgrandchildren.
Mrs. Priest was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Curt McGlasson; and son-in-law, John Hendrickson.
Mrs. Priest was a homemaker. She enjoyed reading in her free time. She was a talented piano player, having played since the age of 3. She could read music, but also could play almost anything by ear. Mrs. Priest was devoted to her husband and family and especially loved to spend time with her grandchildren.