Funeral services for Flora Pearl Shrable, 79, Gepp, Arkansas, will be held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, May 11, 2020 at Bakersfield Gospel Church, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mrs. Shrable passed away at 3:00 p.m., Thursday, May 7, 2020, at Hospice House of the Ozarks, Mountain Home, Arkansas.
She was born April 8, 1941, at Springerton, Illinois, to William A. Simpson, Sr. and Nellie A. Wilson Simpson. On November 26, 1959, she was married at Howell County, Missouri, to Lowell Shrable. Mrs. Shrable was the owner and operator of Dairy Queen Brazier for many years. She enjoyed painting, cake decorating, traveling and spending time with family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Mrs. Shrable was a volunteer at the OMC Thrift Store. She loved the Lord and attended the Bakersfield Gospel Church.
She is survived by her husband, Lowell Shrable, of the family home; three children, Teresa Owenby and husband, Burl, West Plains, Terena Lester and husband, John, Bakersfield, Missouri and Ron Shrable and wife, Laurie, Caulfield, Missouri; ten grandchildren, Paul Jordan and wife, Becky, Andy Owenby, Troy Lester and wife, Lia, Stephanie Mitchell and husband, Logan, Kaleb Shrable and wife, Erin, Jacob Shrable and wife, Ashley, Noah Shrable, Larissa Blanks and husband, Jared, Allison Holesapple and Meagan Holesapple; nine great-grandchildren, Gracie, Hayden, Harlen, Raklen, Evelyn, Easton, Koy, Everly and Mavlynn; two sisters, Betty Collins, Scottsburg, Indiana and JoAnn Byrd and husband, Richard, Mountain Home, Arkansas; several nieces and nephews; and longtime special friends, Arlene and Keith Wilcox.
Her parents, great-grandson, William Layne Lester, three brothers and two sisters, preceded her in death.
Mrs. Shrable will lie in state from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m., Sunday, at the Langston Street Chapel of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be in the County Line Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to ALS Association or Gideon Bible Society and may be left at or mailed to Robertson-Drago Funeral Home, 211 West Main, West Plains, MO 65775. Online condolences may be expressed at www.robertsondrago.com.