age 82 of Festus, Missouri passed away Saturday, February 26, 2011 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center, Crystal City, Missouri. She was born September 27, 1928 in Wirth, Arkansas the daughter of the late Fletcher James and Janie (nee Jones) James. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Julius D. Meeks and brothers Amos (the late Alta) and Grover (the late Naomi) James.
She is survived by daughters Juanita Johnson and her husband John of Mohavie Valley, AZ, Mary Louise Childress and her husband David of Festus, Donna Kay Meeks of Festus and a son Arthur Ray Meeks of Festus, 6 grandchildren and a sister Margaret (the late Don) Goins, Thayer, Missouri.
Mrs. Meeks was a homemaker and Member of the Twin City Church of Christ, Festus, Missouri.
Visitation Wednesday, March 2, 2011 from 11:30 A.M. until services at 1:00 P.M. at Vinyard Funeral Home, Festus, Missouri officiated by Pastor Patrick Adam of Twin City Church of Christ, Festus, Missouri . Interment Rose Lawn Memorial Gardens, Crystal City, Missouri. Memorials preferred to the Jefferson Regional Medical Center Hospice.