Miriam Sue Frederick, 63, of Highland died Thursday, July 3, 2014, at her home, surrounded by her family.
Visitation will be from 1 to 4 p.m. on July 8 at Meridith Funeral Home in Highland. A funeral service will be held at 4 p.m. on July 8 at Meridith Funeral Home in Highland. Burial will be at a later date.
She was born on Nov. 7, 1950, to William and Dorothy (Wilson) Bunch in Cape Girardeau, Mo. On Sept. 4, 1970, she married Larry Frederick in Caseyville. He survives in Summer Land Key, Fla.
She was a warm, loving, caring, generous and gentle soul. She loved her grandkids and put family before all else.
She is also survived by a son, Marcus William (Renee) Frederick of Lebanon; a daughter, Sarah L. Ferguson of Highland; grandchildren, Conner Frederick, Olivia Ferguson (fiancé Dustin Tulgetske), Monroe Ferguson and Evangeline Frederick; a godchild, Racheal Lemanski; sisters, Patricia (Edward) Lemanski, Dolores (William) Struebel and Cecilia (Gene) Leffler; a brother, William Bunch; and many nephews and nieces.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and a son-in-law, Wade Ferguson.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.