The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO


December 20, 2013

Jaci Grace Meyr

JOPLIN, Mo. — Jaci Grace Meyr, infant daughter of Matthew and Breanna (Wade) Meyr, fell asleep in the arms of her mother and woke up in the arms of Jesus, at 6:42 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013, at Freeman West Hospital, Joplin, Mo.

Baby Jaci was born Nov. 5, 2013, at Joplin.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by one brother, Lane Mitchell Parker; two sisters, Rylie Nicole Meyr and Emma Steele Meyr, all of the home; Maternal grandparents, Troy and Dianna Wade, Galena, Kan.; paternal grandparents, David and Rhonda Meyr, Perryvile, Mo.; maternal great-grandmother, Ginger Wade, Joplin; paternal great-grandparents, Donald and Delora Wibbenmeyer, Perryville, and Evelyn Meyr, Altenburg, Mo. Waiting to meet her on the other side were several family members that had preceded her in death, including, her great-grandparents, Jerry Wade, Norbert Meyr and Bill and Arlene Roberts; and one uncle, Caleb Wade.

Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 20, at First Baptist Church, Galena. Pastor Jeff Swart will officiate. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery, Galena.

Arrangements are under the direction of Derfelt Funeral Home, Galena.

Memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church for their Children's Ministries.

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