Joan Adkison

Joan Dixie Adkison, 85, Owensville, passed away Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019, at Frene Valley Healthcare in Owensville.

She was born Nov. 17, 1933, to Arnold and Neva (Fuller) Muegge, in St. Louis.

She was united in marriage to Billy Howard Adkison, Nov. 11, 1952, at Pocahontas, Ark.

Joan was a member of Boeuff Presbyterian Church and the women’s fellowship.

She was preceded in death by parents, Arnold and Neva; son, Jerry Adkison; and brother, Jerry Paul Fletcher.

She is survived by husband, Billy, of the home; children, Garry Adkison and wife Melanie of Owensville, Terry Adkison of Montgomery City, Larry Adkison and wife Peggy of High Ridge, and Sandy Adkison of Sullivan and friend Allen Benton of Cuba; daughter-in-law, Robin Adkison; and 10 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be (today) Wednesday, Jan. 30, from 9-11 a.m. at Gottenstroeter Chapel in Owensville.

Funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. at the chapel with Rev. Ron Koppelmann officiating. Burial will be in Boeuff Presbyterian Cemetery in Gerald. Memorials contributions suggested to the Alzheimer’s Association.

Arrangements entrusted to Gottenstroeter Funeral Home in Owensville.