Marilyn J. Paxton, 73, St. Joseph, passed away Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019, at Mosaic Life Care.
She was born June 28, 1946.
Marilyn married Mannuel Paxton, in Dec. 1963; he preceded her in death, on June 8, 2006.
She was a past president of American Legion Auxiliary, Post 287 and a member of First Baptist Church, in Savannah, Missouri.
She was also preceded in death by: her parents, James and Bessie (Giffin) Curnutt; brothers, Col. John R. Curnutt, USMC, and Walter Preston Curnutt.
Survivors include: sisters, Martha Louise Ferguson and Barbara Ann Frankum (Dale); and numerous nieces and nephews.
Farewell Services: 10 a.m. Thursday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory.
Interment: Memorial Park Cemetery.
The family will gather with friends 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to: First Baptist Church in Savannah.
Online guest book and obituary at www.meierhoffer.com. As published in the St. Joseph News-Press.