Marjorie Mae Roper

Marjorie Mae Roper, 94, passed away Nov. 23, 2020, at Lacoba Nursing Home in Monett where she had been a resident since June 2019. She was born Oct. 8, 1926, in Phillipsburg the daughter of Glen and Adelaide Cline. She graduated from Ava High School in 1944.
She lived in southwest Missouri all her life. She was a homemaker.
Roper and her husband of 62 years, Vance Roper, were long time residents of Springfield and charter members of Asbury United Methodist Church. He preceded her in death in 2006. She is survived by a son, Glen (Carol) R. of Gulf Shores, Ala.; one granddaughter, and one great-granddaughter; brother, James (Linda) William of Davis, Calif.; and several nieces and nephews all residing in California. Both her sister, Jean, and brother-in-law, Robert Fisher, of Sacramento, Calif., preceded her in death.
No visitation is planned because of COVID-19 restrictions. There will be no memorial service at this time. Gorman-Scharpf Funeral Home will provide supervision for interment at Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Springfield.


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