Edna Leona Maggard, 92, passed away August 4, 2018 at Carthage Health & Rehabilitation in Carthage, MO.

Edna Leona Maggard, 92, passed away August 4, 2018 at Carthage Health & Rehabilitation in Carthage, MO.
 
Edna was born October 27, 1925 in Windyville, MO to Jim and Grovena “Wilson” Phillips. Edna was a longtime Carthage resident, a homemaker and member of Grace Pointe Assembly of God in Carthage. She was also an active member of the Can-Do Senior Citizens Center.

Edna was united in marriage to Roy Maggard on January 18, 1946 in Buffalo, MO, who preceded her in death in August, 1977.

Edna is survived by five sons, Frank Maggard (Nina) and Alvin Maggard (Joan) of Reeds, Sam Maggard and William “Art” Maggard (Cindy) of Carthage and Dean Maggard (Julie) of Lamar; four daughters, Della Merchant (Bill) and Linda Stufflebean of Carthage, Rachael Patterson (Henry) of Joplin and Thelma Dameron (Charles) of Ashland, KY; 28 grandchildren, 77 great grandchildren and 11 great-great grandchildren.

Edna was preceded in death by one daughter, Flora Ann Maggard, three brothers and seven sisters.

Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, August 9, 2018 at Reeds Cemetery in Reeds, MO.

Contributions may be made to the Can-Do Senior Citizens Center in care of Ulmer Funeral Home.

Online condolences may be made at www.ulmerfh.com.

Arrangements are under the direction of Ulmer Funeral Home.