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301 E High Street
Potosi, MO 63664
Phone: (573) 438-2105
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Norma Jean  Yount

Norma Jean Yount (Benson)

Sunday, May 29th, 1932 - Thursday, November 7th, 2019
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Norma Jean Yount of Potosi, Missouri, commonly known by family and friends as Jean, was born on May 29, 1932 in Potosi, a daughter to the late Isaac Benson and the late Effie Mae (Haggard) Benson. On December 5, 1947, Jean was united in marriage to Harold Ross Yount and they shared fifty-six years together. To this union, God blessed Jean and Harold with two children, Rick and Patty.

Jean went to her Heavenly home on Thursday, November 7, 2019 at her current residence in Dallas, Texas, having reached the age of eighty-seven years, five months and nine days.

Jean will be missed by all who loved and knew her including her son, Rick Yount and wife Mary; daughter, Patty Smuland and husband Ken; two granddaughters: Gena Sitton and husband Shannon, and Leslie Collier and husband Ryan; six great-grandchildren: Collin Sitton, Blair Sitton, Millie Collier, Boone Collier, Tessa Collier, and Henry "Hank" Collier; one brother, Ernie Benson and wife Sharon; four sisters: Betty Link, Jerry Holmes, Linda Miner and husband Clarence, and Joyce Wilkerson.

A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday,November 16, 2019 at 11 AM held at the Potosi Southern Baptist Church with Rev. H. Wayne Isgriggs officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to: World Vision P.0. Box 9716, Federal Way, WA 98063. Envelopes will be available at the service.

A private interment will follow at Redbud Memorial Gardens, Potosi, MO. Funeral arrangements were respectfully entrusted to the care and direction of the DeClue Funeral Home.
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    Saturday, November 16th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Saturday, November 16th, 2019 11:00am
    Potosi Southern Baptist Church
    Potosi, MO 63664
    Doors will open at 10 AM
    Rev. H. Wayne Isgriggs
  • Interment

    Redbud Memorial Gardens
    10853 West State Hwy. 8
    POTOSI, MO 63664
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Lisa Crocker

Posted at 10:33pm
Aunt Jean, you are loved by many. A beautiful woman who will be missed and remembered. You were a gracious, loving aunt.
Prayers to your family..
Love, Lisa Crocker

Linda Whitaker Rennie

Posted at 04:19pm
I always loved Visiting with you aunt Jean. I will miss you so much I love you. Your niece Linda Whitaker Rennie. God bless all of us

Mary Pruitt

Posted at 10:18am
Jean welcomed me to PSBC when I was a new visitor, with her warm smile and gentle spirit. We will look forward to meeting her again. 💏 Mary Jane and Ron Pruitt

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