Margaret "Boo" Grace-Freeman 97, Saint Joseph, MO

Published 06/02 2014 08:37AM

Updated 06/02 2014 08:43AM

Margaret "Boo" Grace-Freeman 97, of Saint Joseph, Missouri, passed away Saturday, May 31, 2014 in a Saint Joseph, MO hospital.

She was born May 1, 1917 in Artrip, WV, daughter of Pearl and Balford Artrip.

She was a homemaker who enjoyed traveling and was most recently crowned the 2014 Queen of Country Squire. She was a member of Wyatt Park Baptist Church.

Margaret (Boo) was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Everett Grace, and 2nd husband, Charles Freeman, her parents, and 2 step sons, Mike Freeman, and Gary Freeman, and three, sisters.

Survivors include, son, Jerry Grace and wife Mary, two daughters; Cynthia Markus, and husband Kenneth, and Brenda Sipes, and husband Kevin all of St. Joseph, MO, five grandchildren: Margie Wakefield, Jerreanne Parsons and husband Johan, Ken Markus and wife Anne, Kerre Markus, and Layla Sipes, and 2 step grandchildren, Ryan & Julia, and six, great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted at 10:30 am, on Wednesday, June 4, 2014 at Rupp Funeral Home, with Rev. Robert Flach officiating, friends may call after 9 am Tuesday, and the family will receive friends from 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM on Wednesday at the Rupp Funeral Home. The Interment will be at the Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorials are requested to the Noyes Home. Online condolence and obituary at

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