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Obituaries

Obituaries

Jessie Irene Fix 1915 - 2008 Rich Hill, Mo.

Services for Jessie Irene Fix, 93, will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Sheldon-Booth Funeral Home in Rich Hill. Burial will follow at Green Lawn Cemetery.Mrs. Fix died Thursday, Oct. 23, 2008, in Lawrence, Kan.She was born Feb. 15, 1915, in Bates County, the daughter of John William and Jessie Ivy Welch Weddle. She attended Metz High School in Metz.She owned a Conoco from 1935 to 1939. She also was a beauty operator and owned Western Auto Store in Rich Hill.She married Donald Fix on Oct. 10, 1935. He died in 1974.Her parents, five brothers and three sisters also preceded her in death.Survivors include a sister, Frances Faye Strait.Friends may call before the service Tuesday. The family suggests memorials to Douglas County Visiting Nurse Association or First Baptist Church in Nevada, sent in care of Sheldon-Booth Funeral Home, Fourth and Walnut, Rich Hill, MO 64779.