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Hargis, Merna Jean -

Aldrich - Merna Jean Hargis, age 93, of Aldrich, MO, passed away Friday, May 6, 2016, in her home. She was born August 10, 1922, in Kalamazoo, MI, to George and Iva (Louden) Garrison. She was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church Bolivar, MO. She was the most loving and caring women, always put everyone else first. She helped her mother run a foster home for veterans in Michigan, she was a very hard worker and very active. She loved to garden.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Floyd Thomas Coppock; and three syblings: Lesslie Garrison, Carl Garrison, and Velma Homan.
She is survived by two children: Steven Coppock and wife Joanne Carver Denham Springs, LA, and Awanda Lightwine of Aldrich, MO; six grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, one great great grandson and one on the way; one sister Ellen Minnis of White Pigion, MI; as well as many other relatives and friends.
Memorial services will be held at 1:00 PM Sunday, May 8, 2016, at the Seventh Day Adventist Church Bolivar, MO. Burial will take place at a later date in Michigan. Online condolences may be made at: Arrangements have been entrusted to Pitts Chapel Bolivar, MO.

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