The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO


October 6, 2012

Grace Ruth Schrader


Grace Ruth Schrader, age 83, of Noel, Mo., passed away early Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012, at her home following an illness.

Grace was born on Sept. 3, 1929, in Amy, Mo., the daughter of Anthony and Daisy May (Clemmons) Fare. She spent her days as a housewife and loving mother. Grace was a member of the Full Gospel Church.

She married Hubert Schrader on June 26, 1947, spending 63 years together; Hubert preceded her in death on Feb. 25, 2011.

Grace is survived by two daughters, Helen Washam and her husband, John, of Noel, and Carolyn Beaty, of Joplin, Mo.; two sons, Jerry Schrader and his wife, Jerri Ann, of Joplin, and Neal Schrader and his wife, Darlene, of Joplin; 12 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband; her parents; two brothers; and one sister.

Funeral services have been scheduled for 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 8, at the Mason-Woodard Chapel. Frank Arnall, Minister, will officiate. Burial will follow in Ozark Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday afternoon from 3 to 4 p.m.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Mason-Woodard Mortuary & Chapel.

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