Leona Mae Colter, 82

Funeral services for Leona Mae Colter, 82, of Gainesville, were held Feb. 29, 2020, at Clinkingbeard Funeral Home in Gainesville with Dale Roberts officiating. Ms. Colter died Feb. 27 at NHC Healthcare Center in West Plains.

She was born Jan. 25, 1938, in Richwoods, Missouri, the daughter of Leo and Laura Wader Rulo.

Ms. Colter was a homemaker in every sense of the word. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who adored her family. She enjoyed singing around the house and especially loved going to Hootin an Hollarin every year. She was loved and will be greatly missed by her family and friends.

She is survived by two sons, Lonnie Rulo and Lee Rulo; eight grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; and 13 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Lynnie Rulo; and one grandson, Jason Rulo.

Burial was in the White Oak Cemetery at Tecumseh.

Arrangements by Clinkingbeard Funeral Home, Gainesville.

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