Imogene "Nonna" Massey

November 18, 1942November 16, 2018

Sikeston – Imogene “Nonna” Massey, age 75, passed away on November 16, 2018 at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, MO. She was born November 18, 1942, in Poe, MO., to the late Elmer and Ruby Jordan Ross. On November 28, 1961 in Morehouse, MO., she married Gene Massey, who preceded her in death on January 29, 1998. Survivors include: one daughter and son-in-law, Melany and Phillip Buttry of Sikeston, MO.; three grandchildren, Tim Massey of Morehouse, MO., Katie Brennan of Indian Trail, NC., Jessica Massey of Sikeston, MO. and ten great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by one son, Tim Massey; one brother, Bud Ross; three sisters, Evelyn Patterson, Freeda VanPelt and Audrey Rettig. A graveside service will be held on Monday, November 19, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at Bernie Cemetery in Bernie, MO., Bro. Jerry Adams, officiating. Pallbearers will be Roger Ross, Chester Stroud, Tim Massey, Logan White, Garry Massey and Jeremy Buttry. Honorary pallbearers will be Mike Massey, Donald Massey, Aaron Massey and Tom Brennan.

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  • Graveside Service Monday, November 19, 2018

Imogene "Nonna" Massey

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Cindy Sneed

November 19, 2018

I had so much fun with Momma Mouse when I spent the week in Sikeston and she will truly be missed. She is now reunited with Daddy Mouse and Timmy. Thinking of you my MO Sister, I Love you dearly. Hope to see you soon. RIP Momma Mouse


Dorothy Little

November 18, 2018

What a wonderful woman. She was kind, loving, giving, funny and warm. These are the things I remember and that will always be with me. RIP you deserve it. Love to the family.
With deepest sympathy,
Dot Little