Mava J. Larimore

Monday, May 1, 2006

MAVA J. LARIMORE, 95, of Falls City, Neb., died April 3, 2006. She was born Feb. 17, 1911, at Berryville to Walter and Anna (Williams) Watkins.

On June 19, 1953, she married Dale F. Larimore at Holton, Kan. He died on Dec. 12, 1975.

Mava graduated from the School of the Ozarks at Hollister, Mo. She moved to Kansas City, Mo., and was employed by a loan company for several years.

After they married, the couple established their home a mile south of Falls City, and Mava and her husband owned and operated a restaurant and tavern there for 38 years. They lived at the same location until moving into Falls City in August of 1973. She was a member of First Christian Church.

Mava is survived by nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; brothers Benjamin, Lester, Lonnie, Clifford, Clyde, Fred and Donald; and sisters Vada Peeler, Verna Head and Ilene Ratliff.