Virginia Elizabeth Fletchall

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Virginia Elizabeth Fletchall, 95, Nevada, Mo., passed away unexpectedly on Monday, Jan. 20, 2020, at Nevada Regional Medical Center, in Nevada, following a sudden illness. Virginia was born June 25, 1924, in Ketterman, Mo., (rural Vernon County) to Richard E. and Susie (Shuhart) Saathoff. Virginia graduated from Nevada High School Class of 1943. The following year she was united in marriage to Page Fletchall on May 6, 1944, in Norman, Okla., and he preceded her in death on Aug. 9, 2013.

Throughout her life, Virginia was involved in many things. She was a seamstress at Key Work Clothes in Nevada, a cook at Nevada R-5 Schools, was a 4-H Leader, a Girl Scout Leader, and was a devoted wife and mother. She loved living the rural country lifestyle, whether it was helping with the cattle, tending to her large garden and yard, cooking, or sewing. Virginia loved to fish and going camping in the RV at Stockton Lake. She was a lifelong member of the First Baptist Church in Nevada. Virginia also loved being involved with her family and was a devoted grandmother, and great-grandmother.

Survivors include two children, a son, “Ed” Roy Edwin Fletchall and (Connie), Nevada, and a daughter, Judy Elizabeth Gast (Howard), Nevada; grandchildren, Monica Fletchall, Springfield, Mo., Jennifer Willits (Titus), Wichita, Kan., Matthew Fletchall (Katie), Nevada, Becky Hoselton (Tony), Nevada, and Bryan Gast (Heather), Nevada; great-grandchildren, Hadley Fletchall, Haizleigh Fletchall, Ty Willits, Paige Willits, Blake Hoselton, McKayla Hoselton, Alex Gast, and Brayden Gast; one sister, Betty Lou Emery (Leon), Deerfield, Mo.; numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and special friends. In addition to her husband, Page, she was preceded in death by her parents; a great grandson, Brett Lynn Hoselton; one sister, Pauline Hogsett; and two brothers, Roy Saathoff and Richard Saathoff.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 25, at Ferry Funeral Home in Nevada with Pastor Bill Cox and Pastor Hubert Fox officiating. A private burial will follow in Newton Burial Park in Nevada. The family will receive friends on Saturday from 10 to 11 a.m., prior to the service.

Memorials are suggested in her memory to Backpacks of Love (First Baptist Church) in care of Ferry Funeral Home.

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