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Bessie Meek

04/16/1944 - 09/22/2020

Obituary for Bessie Meek

Bessie Sue Meek, 76, of Sedalia, MO passed away Tuesday, September 22, 2020 at her home in Sedalia. She was born on April 16, 1944 in Sweet Springs, MO the daughter of Alfred Rhodus and Novella (Charles) Rhodus, who preceded her in death.

On August 13, 1966 in Houstonia, MO she was united in marriage to Marvin Lester Meek, who preceded her his death on October 31, 2017.

Bessie worked for International Shoes and Lamy's Manufacturing in Sedalia. She enjoyed going hunting and especially spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Survivors include two daughters, Bonnie Griffith (Ron) of Lincoln and Julie Meek of Warrensburg; four grandchildren; and four great grandchildren; a brother, Darrel Rhodus (Diane) of Sedalia.

In addition to her husband and parents she was preceded in death by a brother, Sonny Rhodus.

Funeral service will be held at 5:00 p.m. Friday, September 25, 2020 at Rea Funeral Chapel with Rev. Donnie Hayworth, officiating.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the chapel.

Inurnment will be held at a later date at the Missouri State Veterans Cemetery, Higginsville.

Honorary bearers will be Jennifer Griffith, Alex Griffith, Hailey Sanders, Alysa Kincaid.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Johnson County Cancer Foundation in care of Rea Funeral Chapel.




04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Rea Funeral Chapel
1001 S Limit
Sedalia, MO 65301
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Funeral Service

05:00 PM
Rea Funeral Chapel
1001 S Limit
Sedalia, MO 65301
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So sorry to hear about Bessie. My Mom is Anita Cartee, a cousin, and is in a nursing home so she isn't able to come to the funeral. But wanted to send our condolences to family.
- Paula Smith
So sorry to hear of the passing of Bessie. My thoughts and prayers are with you all! Love to all from your Washington Family.
- Becky Patterson

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