Obituaries: Mary Alice Pringle

OTTUMWA-Mary Alice Pringle, 96, of Ottumwa, died at 3:15 a.m. September 12, 2018 at Good Samaritan Society-Ottumwa.

She was born January 11, 1922 in Ash Grove, MO to Sherman and Lovie White Claypool.  She married Rev. Albert D. Pringle on July 15, 1939 and he preceded her in death on November 21, 2010.

Mary was a member of the Ottumwa Baptist Temple where Rev. Pringle served as pastor from February of 1947 until November of 1990 when he retired.

Surviving are a nephew, Pastor David (Patsy) Pringle of Brookline, MO and great-nephew, Evangelist Matt (Tori) Pringle of Ottumwa.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Harold W. Claypool and Robert J. Claypool and a half-brother, James Porter.

Graveside services and burial will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Shaul Cemetery with Pastor Travis Decker and Pastor Dan Reid officiating.

Visitation will be open after 1 p.m. Friday at Reece Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Ottumwa Baptist Temple.