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Madeline Hoxworth

January 25, 1927 ~ January 25, 2020 (age 93)


Madeline Hoxworth, 93, of Poplar Bluff passed away on Saturday, January 25, 2020 surrounded by her loving family.

Madeline was born on January 25 1927 in Neelyville, MO, the daughter of Charles W. and Pearl (Jones) Eye. On October 27, 1943 she married Herbert Joe Hoxworth in Neelyville, MO. Together they shared over fifty-eight years of marriage before his passing on January 20, 2002.

Madeline was retired having worked twenty-four years at Gossards before opening her fabric store “Family Fabrics" in 1977 which she proudly owned and operated for thirty years.

She was a lifetime member of the Poplar Bluff Seventh-Day Adventist Church.

Madeline greatly enjoyed sewing and cooking and used her talents to provide for her family who she loved dearly.

Survivors include her children, Bobby Joe (Norma) Hoxworth of Ellsinore, MO, Dennis (Sondra Kay) Hoxworth of Paducah, KY, Susan Rosenquist of Poplar Bluff and Marcy Hoxworth of Malden, MO;  six grandchildren, Bobby Hoxworth of Kansas City, MO, Brad Smith of New York, NY, Sean Colclasure of Poplar Bluff, Brianne Colclasure of Bernie, MO, Rob (Berkley) Rosenquist of Jackson, MO, Ryan Rosenquist of Springfield, MO;  seven great-grandchildren, Sarah Hoxworth, Derek Hoxworth, Jonathan Rosenquist, Ryan Rosenquist, Caroline Rosenquist Madi Colclasure and Kody Colclasure .

In addition to her parents and husband, Madeline was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Mackenzie Smith-Robinson; three sisters, Juanita Casinger, Ruth Patillo and Mildred Hodge and two sons-in-law Alan Smith and Carl Rosenquist.

Visitation will be held in the chapel at Moore Funeral Service, 1100 Iron Bridge Road, Poplar Bluff, MO on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 from noon until the time of service.

Funeral services will begin at 1:30 p.m.

Interment will follow immediately at Brown Chapel Cemetery in Broseley, MO

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January 29, 2020

12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Moore Funeral Service (Poplar Bluff)

Funeral Service
January 29, 2020

1:30 PM
Moore Funeral Service
1100 Iron Bridge Road
Poplar Bluff, MO 63901

January 29, 2020

3:00 PM
Brown Chapel Cemetery
Highway 51
Broseley, MO 63932

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