Karen S. Bent, 65, of Columbia, Missouri, formerly of Palmyra, passed away Monday, July 14, 2014, at the Ashley Manor Care Center in Boonville, Missouri.
 Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 19, 2014, at the Lewis Brothers Funeral Chapel in Palmyra. Burial will be at the Greenmount Cemetery in Quincy, Illinois. Visitation will be from 9-10 a.m. Saturday at the Lewis Brothers Funeral Chapel.