Mary Ruth Thurman (nee Pendergrass), age 79, of Hillsboro, Missouri, passed away on September 14, 2017, at her home. She was born February 16, 1938, in Bernie, Missouri. Mary was a retired Mail Carrier for the U.S. Postal Service. She was a member of Highland Baptist Church. Mary loved to read, garden, and visiting with her grandkids.
She is survived by:
Son-Michael L. (Judy) Thurman of St. Peters, Missouri
Son-Patrick E. (Robin) Thurman, of Hillsboro, Missouri
Son-Greg R. Thurman, of Hillsboro, Missouri
Daughter-Susan M. (George) Mihaljevic, of Waterloo, Illinois
Brother-Frank D. Pendergrass
Brother-Robert L. Pendergrass
Also survived by 13 grandchildren, and 14 Great Grandchildren
Preceded in death by:
Husband-Jerry L. Thurman
Father-Ira Huron. Pendergrass
Mother-Ruby Mae Pendergrass (nee Cole)
Brother-John P. Pendergrass
Visitation: Tuesday, September 19, 2017, from 11am and 1pm at Robert D. Brown Funeral Home Inc, 103 Fourth Street, Hillsboro, Missouri, 63050.
Funeral: Follows visitation at 1pm in the funeral home chapel.
Interment: Peaceful Meadows Cemetery, Hillsboro, Missouri.
Memorials to: Cystic Fibrosis would be appreciated by the family.