In memory of
Vivian L. Gaskill
MOWEAQUA - Vivian L. Gaskill, 92, Moweaqua, formerly of Monmouth, died at 6:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 9, 2019, in Macon. Vivian was born June 9, 1927, in Cameron, Warren County, the daughter of Fred and Verna (Lewis) Moore. She attended Phelps School in Warren County and graduated from Monmouth High School in 1945. Vivian married Clinton E. Gaskill on May 24, 1947, in Berwick. He died Sept. 2, 2012. Vivian worked several years for Sears and Roebuck. Most of her life, however, she was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She was an excellent cook and seamstress and did beautiful needlework. In later years she enjoyed having coffee with friends, reading and playing bingo with her senior friends at the Moweaqua Library. She was a member of the Heritage United Presbyterian Church in Monmouth, longtime member of the Monmouth American Legion Auxiliary Post 136 and the Pi Beta Phi Arrow Mothers. Survivors include her daughter, Linda (Charlie) Williams of Macon; her son, Rodney (Kari) Gaskill of Millersville, Missouri; two grandsons, Ashton (Dani) Gaskill of Jackson, Missouri, and Clinton Gaskill of Millersville; one great-granddaughter, Gwen Gaskill of Jackson; two stepgrandchildren, Valerie Cook of Decatur and Robert Sargent of Mt. Zion; two brothers, Kenneth (Edie) Moore of Monmouth and Raymond (Dottie) Moore of Bonita Springs, Florida; two sisters-in-law, Betty Gaskill and Rosa Kuhkney, both of Monmouth; and several special nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; infant daughter; sister, Harriet Huston; son-in-law, Philip Sargent; and stepgranddaughter, Cynthia Sargent Maloney. Funeral will be 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 16, 2019, at McGuire & Davies Funeral Home and Crematory in Monmouth. Interment will be at Warren County Memorial Park in Monmouth. Visitation will be 10 to 11 a.m. before the service at the funeral home. Memorials may be given to Rainbow Riders in Monmouth or the Moweaqua Public Library. For more information or to leave an online condolence, please visit www.mcguireanddaviesfuneralhome.com.
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