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Eva P. Massey

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Eva P. Massey
Died on Friday, January 12th, 2018

11:00 am Monday, January 22nd, 2018
Legacy Baptist Church, 4823 Jersey Ridge Road, Davenport
Eva P. Massey, 91, passed away at the Kahl Home in Davenport, IA on January 12, 2018. Eva was born on December 6, 1926 in Leclede County, MO to Albert and Lilly (Tennison) Long. She married Charles E. Massey on December 22, 1945 in Missouri. The later moved to Davenport.

She worked at the Crescent Macaroni and Cracker Company and Keppy’s General Store. Upon retirement, they moved to Gainesville, MO, later residing in Springfield, MO. Eva’s husband passed away on July 13, 1994. She later moved back to Davenport, IA to be near her family.

Eva was known as a great cook, baker and seamstress. She made many articles of clothing and quilts for her family, which they cherish greatly. Her pies were a family favorite.
Eva was a hard worker and possessed a quiet strength and a tender, loving heart. She will be missed greatly.

Eva is survived by her five children, Charles Massey Jr. of Naples, FL; Carolyn (Lovell) Jaques of DeWitt, IA; Margaret Gaines of Harrisburg, PA; David (Vicky) Massey of Davenport, IA; and Raymond (Jennifer) Massey of Springfield, MO. Also surviving are ten grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren.

The memorial service will be held on January 22, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. at Legacy Baptist Church, 4823 Jersey Ridge Rd., Davenport, IA with a luncheon to follow. Burial will be at a later date at the Goodwin Cemetery, near Lebanon, Missouri. Weerts Funeral Home has assisted the family with arrangements. Memorials may be made to Legacy Baptist Church or a charity of your choice.

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