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Survivors include; her husband Gary, two children, Holly Johannsen and Keith Simpson, five grandchildren, Billy, David, Nathan, Toby and Jennifer, a sister, Glenda Snodgrass and husband Doug, and numerous other relatives and friends.
Preceding her in death were her parents, Wayne Herbold and Alice Loree Reef Herbold.
Deane was a graduate of Thayer High School and a longtime member of St. Paul United Methodist Church, Thayer, Mo.
Alice and Gary were united in marriage for 52 years, the same number of years they owned and operated Simpson’s True Value in Alton. Along with Gary, she was always willing to support and donate to area projects and group activities. Dean loved to cook and of course visit. She will be sadly missed by her family and her many friends.
Services will be 10:00 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, at the Alton 1st Baptist Church, Hwy. 19 and Tucker Creek Rd., with Bro. Bob Wiggs officiating, and interment in the Bailey Cemetery.
Visitation will be Wednesday, Feb. 3, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the Clary Funeral Home, 102 Vine St., Alton, Mo.
Memorial contributions may be made to Autism Speaks or St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.