Thelma Lucille Fugett


Thelma Lucille Fugett, 88, of Brunswick, MO died at her home on Wednesday, July 6, 2011. Funeral services will be held at the Breshears Memorial Chapel in Brunswick, MO, Saturday, July 9, 2011 at 2:00 P.M. Pastor Mark Schuchmann officiating. Visitation will be at the Chapel, Saturday, from 12:30 – 2:00 P.M. Burial will be in the Elliott Grove Cemetery at Brunswick, MO. Thelma was born on May 26, 1923 near Brunswick, MO the daughter of Luther James and Minnie Maude Magruder Sowers. She was married to Hurley Fugett at Hannibal, MO. Hurley preceded her in death in 1964. Prior to his death they had lived at Triplett, MO and later at Brunswick, MO. She had been a housewife and homemaker. She attended the Brunswick Christian Church. She is survived by one daughter, Charlotte Grotjan of Birmingham, AL; one granddaughter, Amy Finkbiner and her husband Brad of Blue Springs, MO; one daughter-in-law, Wanda Fugett of Brunswick, MO and one sister, Erma Riley of Roanoke, VA. Thelma was also preceded in death by her parents, one son, Herley Fugett in 2009, one brother, Vernon Sowers, one sister, Elizabeth Carp and one half-sister, Rosa Lee Sassie. Pallbearers will be Kevin Meyer, Dale Minks, Eddie Reichert, Meredith Manson, Steve Harmon and J.R. Reichert. Honorary Pallbearers will be Rick Sowers, Shaun Reichert, Raymond Riley, Paul Manson, Jake Nolting and Les Sears. Memorials may be made to: Brunswick Christian Church, or Elliott Grove Cemetery and may be left at or mailed to: Breshears Memorial Chapel, 207 W. Broadway, Brunswick, MO 65236.