A Memorial Service for Ada Marie Reich, 88, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, November 15, 2012, at First General Baptist Church, West Plains, Missouri.
Mrs. Reich died at 3:00 a.m., Thursday, November 8, 2012, at Brooke Haven Health Care.
She was born May 19, 1924, at Fort Smith, Arkansas, to Wirt McDaniel Ward and Sarah Ada Gillreath Ward. On September 20, 1943, she was married at Reno, Nevada to Frue William Reich, who preceded her in death on January 1, 2000. Mrs. Reich had worked at Maid-Rite Drive In, International Shoe Factory and with her husband, owned a farm at Pottersville, Missouri.
She is survived by two brothers, Roy Ward, Muskogee, Oklahoma and Gerald Sanders, West Plains, Missouri; and two special sisters-in-law, Donna Duggins and Charlotte Reich.
Her parents, husband, one sister, Minnie Mae Ward and two brothers, Harold Ward and Bobby Sanders, precede her in death.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital or charity of choice and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. On line condolences may be expressed at robertsondrago.com.