Mescal Thacker Keeth, 99, of Richland, died Saturday, May 11, 2019, in Laurie.
She was born Oct. 27, 1919, in Grant, Neb. to George and Alice Lunsford Hugle.
On Sept. 27, 1939, she married B.P. Thacker and in 1992 she married Loren Keeth.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother; her first husband B.P. Thacker and her second husband Loren Keeth.
Mescal was a devoted homemaker.
She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Richland where she was a Sunday School teacher.
Survivors include her son, Raymond Thacker (Rita), of Sunrise Beach; three grandchildren, Sean Thacker, Carla Fishback (Mike), and Vicki Anderson (William); four great-grandchildren, Hayden, Tyler, Abigail, and Brock; other relatives and friends.
Funeral services for Mescal Thacker Keeth will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 18, 2019, at First Baptist Church in Richland with Pastors Mike Hawkins and Bob Lilly officiating. Burial will be Monday, May 20, 2019, at Spring Valley Memorial Gardens in West Virginia, under the direction of Shadel’s Colonial Chapel of Lebanon.
Visitation will be held beginning at 10 a.m. Saturday at the First Baptist Church in Richland.
In lieu of flowers, donations to offset burial in West Virginia for the family would be deeply appreciated. Donations can be left at or mailed to Shadel’s Colonial Chapel, P.O. Box 948, Lebanon, Mo. 65536.


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