Muriel P. (Brinton) Thacker, 98, Gower, MO

Published 01/29 2014 09:25AM

Updated 01/29 2014 09:26AM

Muriel P. (Brinton) Thacker, 98, Gower, Missouri died Monday, January 27, 2014 at a local healthcare facility.

She was born July 16, 1915 to James and Maude (Reece) Brinton in Union Star, Missouri.

She married John Thacker in 1937.

Muriel was a member at St. Paul United Methodist Church, a former member of Agency United Methodist Church and a 25 year club member at Mead.

Mrs. Thacker was preceded in death by her parents; husband; daughter, Sylvia Thacker; brothers, Reece, James and Otto Brinton; and sisters, Lucy Brinton and Maude Reynolds.

Survivors: son, Richard Thacker (Willa), Agency, Missouri; granddaughters, Jennifer Thacker, Topeka, Kansas and Mary Thacker, St. Joseph, Missouri; grandsons, Jarrod Thacker (Sarita), Jefferson City, Missouri and Douglas Thacker (Emily), Raymore, Missouri; and great-grandchildren, Meah, Jonathon and Adam Thacker.

Services:  10:00 A.M. Friday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery.  The family will receive friends 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Thursday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory, where friends may call after 4:00 P.M. Thursday. Flowers are appreciated and for those wishing to make a contribution, the family requests they be made to a charity of the donor’s choice. Online guest book and obituary at

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