Marie Bramblett

July 3, 1928October 11, 2020

Marie Ilene ‘ReRe’ Bramblett, 92, of Rocheport, MO passed away on October 11, 2020 in Boonville, MO. She was born Marie Hoover in Hannibal, MO on July 3, 1928 to Oliver and Anna Gilbert Hoover. She graduated from New London High School and married Virgil ‘Irish’ Bramblett on November 17, 1946. They would have celebrated 74 years of marriage this year.

Marie worked at the University of Missouri in Employee Health for many years and enjoyed those who worked with her. She was a wonderful and caring lady who tirelessly wanted to always be doing whatever was needed for her family. She loved being around the home, gardening, canning, sewing, camping and living in the country.

She is survived by her husband Irish and three children Virgil ‘Dutch’ (and Brenda) Bramblett Jr. of New Franklin, Cora ‘Lynn’ (and Steve) Townley of Rocheport, and Steven ‘Jay’ (and Zim) Bramblett of Rocheport. Marie had seven grandchildren Todd Bramblett, Chad Bramblett, Will Rapp, Nathan Townley, Kyle Townley, Tabitha Bramblett, and Elijah Bramblett as well as four great-grandchildren, six great-great-grandchildren and numerous family members. Her surviving sister, Susie Hoover, resides in Montgomery City, MO. Her siblings MaryAnn Schneider, Margaret Young, James Hoover, and Marcella Fox preceded her in death.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on October 15, 2020 at the William Wood Funeral Home in Boonville, MO.

The family would like to thank the staff of Riverdell Care Center in Boonville for Marie’s wonderful care the past seven years.


  • Visitation

    Thursday, October 15, 2020

  • Funeral Service

    Thursday, October 15, 2020

  • Graveside Service

    Thursday, October 15, 2020

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Cherie Jackson

October 15, 2020

Aunt Marie was a joy to be around and talk to. We really had some fun times together at reunions and camping and even visiting. She will be missed.

Donna Carson

October 15, 2020

Aunt Marie was always so very kind to me when I would get to see her at the reunions..i loved her alot!! I'm sad... till I get to see you again...

Rebecca Mosley Luebrecht

October 14, 2020

Aunt Marie was the best example of a kind person growing up. As a young person, she made me feel special when we would talk as she did with others. She loved to walk, now she is walking through pearly gates. ♥️

Stephanie Bramblett

October 14, 2020

Aunt ReRe will be missed dearly.

Mike Klemme

October 13, 2020

To Jay, Zim and Virgil
Best thoughts to your entire family and friends. It's great to know good people in this world like Marie and her family.



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