Geneva A. Casey, 75


Geneva A. (Rouse) Casey, 75, of Donnellson, died on Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2022, at 7:35 p.m. at HSHS St. Francis Hospital in Litchfield.

Graveside services will be conducted Saturday, Aug. 6, beginning at 10 a.m. at Donnellson Cemetery with the Rev. James Hayes, pastor of St. James Baptist Church in Hillsboro, officiating. Family and friends may gather at Bass Patton Dean Funeral Home in Hillsboro from 9:15 to 9:30 a.m. to process to the cemetery.

Mrs. Casey was born Nov. 9, 1946, in St. Louis, MO, to John Rouse and Velma Mae (Sutton) Rouse Smith. She married Gorden “Butch” Casey, Sr., and they later divorced.

A lifelong Donnellson resident, she attended Hillsboro High School, and served as a bartender at Bob’s Tap in Hillsboro.

Mrs. Casey is survived by her children, Gordon “Butch” Casey, Jr. and Gary Huddlestun, both of Raymond; and siblings, Lilly Saathoff and Evelyn (husband Kessler) Pier, both of Schram City.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and brothers, Charles Olis Rouse and John Rouse.

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