Funeral services for Sue Stanley, 60, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, February 28, 2013, at Junction Hill Pentecostal Church, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mrs. Stanley died at 9:30 a.m., Sunday, February 24, 2013, at her home.
She was born October 6, 1952, at West Plains, Missouri, to Harold D. Harbeston and Dorothy McClary Harbeston. She graduated from West Plains Senior High with the Class of 1970 and on July 18, 1970, was married at West Plains, Missouri, to Gene Stanley. Mrs. Stanley was employed with Wal-Mart as a training coordinator, was the owner and operator of Herbs for Health and Guns 4 U and was an election official for thirty-five years. She enjoyed cooking and sewing and was a member of the West Plains Car Club. Mrs. Stanley was a member of Junction Hill Pentecostal Church.
She is survived by her husband, Gene Stanley, of the family home; four children, Regina Gower, husband, Randall, Joplin, Missouri, Selina Harner, husband, Ronnie, Columbus, Ohio, Andrea Ritter, husband, Shaun, West Plains, Missouri and William Stanley, wife, Brittany, West Plains, Missouri; eleven grandchildren, Amber Gower, Lauren Gower, Camden Laxton, Cal Laxton, Autumn Harner, Nick Ritter, Rylan Ritter, Emilee Sue Ritter, Hunter Stanley, Haylee Ellena Stanley and Candace McDonald; her parents, Harold and Dorothy Harbeston, West Plains, Missouri; and her father-in-law and mother-in-law, William “Dick” and Helen Stanley, West Plains, Missouri.
Two brothers, Jimmy and Johnnie Fox and one sister, Christy Harbeston, precede her in death.
Visitation will be held from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., Wednesday, February 27, 2013, at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Howell Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Junction Hill Pentecostal Church Building Fund, and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. On line condolences may be expressed at robertsondrago.com.