MARY VIRGINIA MITTS CUNNINGHAM
Mary Virginia Mitts Cunningham, 71, of Canton, Mo., died January 9, 2020 at Hannibal Regional Hospital in Hannibal, Mo.
Mary was born on May 5, 1948 in Canton, MO and was the daughter of Jasper Burl and Pearl Mae Price Mitts. She was a lifelong resident of Canton and a member of the First Baptist Church. Her daughters were her world, she was very involved in their many activities. She was a member of the Canton R-V PTA for many years. She loved baking, sewing, flowers and crafting and could turn a few random things into a work of art. She had a love for children and touched the lives of so many during her 30+ years of running her in home daycare. She also worked at Capps Variety Store for many years and always enjoyed visiting with the customers.
She is survived by her brother Jack B. (Ina) Mitts of Lawton, OK; three daughters, Eulynna (Jeff) Jarmoc of Bartlett, IL, Heather (Jerry) Revis of Canton, MO and Andrea “Nikki” (Mathew) MacDougall of Palatine, IL., and five grandchildren, C. Tyler MacDougall, Elliana Jarmoc, Abigayle Revis, Drew MacDougall and James Revis. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and two sisters, Martha Dennis, and Uldine Ellison.
Funeral services were held January 14, 2020 at the Davis Funeral Home in Canton, Mo., with Pastor Phillip Darnell officiating. Music provided by Amy Eaton and Becky Orman: In the Garden and Sweet Hour of Prayer. Pallbearers: Tom Ellison, Bill Hudnall, Robert Willis, Mathew MacDougall, Jeff Jarmoc, and Tyler MacDougall. Honorary Pallbearers: Jack Mitts, Jerry Revis, Elli Jarmoc, Abby Revis, Drew MacDougall and James Revis. Visitation was held at the Davis Funeral Home in Canton on Jan. 13, 2020.
Burial was in Forest Grove Cemetery in Canton.
The family suggests memorials be made to the National Kidney Foundation
Online condolences may be left at www.davis-fh.com
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