SIKESTON -- Rose Beardsley, 79, died Dec. 21, 2017, at the Clearview Nursing Center in Sikeston.
She was born June 24, 1938 in St. Louis, daughter of the late Lester and Celeste Glossmeyer Alt, she was of the Baptist belief.
On Nov. 4, 1977, she married Lloyd Beardsley; he preceded her in death in 1981.
In addition to her husband and parents, two brothers also preceded her in death.
She is survived by four sons, Paul Collins, Chris Spreckelmeyer, Philip Spreckelmeyer and James Beardsley of Sikeston; and four grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until service time at 10 a.m. Saturday at Ponder Funeral Home. The Rev. Jennifer Bell Moxley, associate pastor of First United Methodist Church, will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Matthews Cemetery in Matthews.
Pallbearers will be: Philip Spreckelmeyer, Paul Collins, Chris Spreckelmeyer, James Beardsley, David Meyers and Larry Beardsley.