Eddie W. Osborne, age 76, of Columbia, Missouri, passed away on Sunday, October 14, 2018, at the Veterans Home in Mexico, Missouri.
Marcella R. (Hall) Osborne, age 80, of Columbia, Missouri, passed away on Saturday, June 8, 2019, at The Bluffs in Columbia, Missouri.
Eddie was born in Elijah, Missouri on November 3, 1941, to Sylvester Osborne and Lena Grisham Osborne.
Marcella was born in Forsyth, Missouri on July 8, 1938, to Ray Hall and Dorothy (Todd) Hall.
Eddie entered the Navy on November 2, 1959 and retired in 1979. Eddie and Marcella were married on June 1, 1985. Eddie and Marcella lived in Texas and Kansas prior to moving to Columbia, Missouri.
Eddie and Marcella are survived by sons, Byron Thompson and wife Marj and Alan Osborne and wife Terri; daughter, Marsha Robinson and husband Christopher; sisters, Velta Ashbrook and husband Bob, Sue Wagner and husband John, Freda Weber and husband Carl and Hazel Jackson and husband Luther. Grandsons, Andrew, Mitch, Colten, Nathan, Richard, Jacob, Zachery, Jared, Zack and Zane; granddaughters, Emily, Amanda, Allison Kay, Madison, Andria and Alexis; grandson Cadence; great-grandsons, Hadley, Hank, Konnor, Elijah and Gunner and great granddaughters, Leigha, Addison and Blaire.
Eddie is preceded in death by his parents, son Greg Osborne. Marcella is preceded in death by her parents.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Mexico Veterans Home, #1 Veterans' Drive
Mexico, MO 65265 or St. Jude Children’s Hospital, P.O. Box 1000 Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38101-9908.
Graveside services have been entrusted to Whelchel Grace Funeral Home will be held on June 22, 2019, at 10:30 a.m., at Ozark Memorial Park in Branson, Missouri.
Missouri Veterans Home
#1 Veterans Drive, Mexico MO 65265
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105