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Martha (Vernon) Bashore

April 11, 1937 ~ October 8, 2017 (age 80)

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Martha Bashore, 80, of Eldon, Missouri passed away Sunday, October 8, 2017 surrounded by her family at Boone Hospital in Columbia, Missouri.  She was born April 11, 1937 in Miller County, Missouri, the daughter of the late Aubra and Flossie (Livingston) Vernon.  On July 2, 1951 she was united in marriage to Glen Edward “Corkey” Bashore who preceded her in death on June 4, 2011.


Children, Glen Bashore, Jr. (Connie) of Eldon, MO; Cheryl Groner (Allen) of Russellville, MO; Sharon Hull (Jerry) of Eldon, MO; Fred Bashore (Julie) of Lake Ozark, MO; Linda Moyer (David) of Eldon, MO; Laura Ziegler of Blue Springs, MO; Bill Bashore (Lisa) of Eugene, MO; Cristina Womack (Gary) of Eldon, MO; Tim Bashore (Angie) of Eldon, MO

Brother, David Vernon

Twenty-four Grandchildren; Forty-one Great Grandchildren & Four Great Great Grandchildren

Sisters in law, Bernie Burrows; Wanda Vernon; Emma Brumley

Brothers in law, Bob Hill; Gary Tucker

Numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and extended family.

Her step mother, Tressie, two brothers and seven sisters preceded her in death.

Martha was a member of Aurora Springs Baptist Church.  She retired from the postal service as a rural mail carrier and operated the Eldon License Bureau for many years.

Visitation will be Wednesday, October 11, 2017 from 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM at Phillips Funeral Home of Eldon, MO.

Funeral Service will be Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 11:00 AM also at Phillips Funeral Home.  Burial will follow at Allen Cemetery.

Memorials in her name are suggested to the Donor’s Choice or In Care of the Family. 

Arrangements are under the direction and care of Phillips Funeral Home of Eldon, MO.    

 Service Information

October 11, 2017

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Phillips Funeral Home
211 South Oak St.
California, MO 65018

Funeral Service
October 12, 2017

11:00 AM
Phillips Funeral Home
211 South Oak St.
California, MO 65018

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