Evahlee MealyMarch 13th, 2020
Evahlee Mealy, 93, of Fulton, passed away on Wednesday, March 11, 2020, at River City Living Community in Jefferson City. She was born in Steedman, Missouri on February 19, 1927 to the late Allie Leisinger and the late Maggie (Ladman) Leisinger. Evahlee was married to Russell Mealy on August 30, 1947. He preceded her in death on September 10, 1994. Evahlee enjoyed crafting, especially crocheting dolls. She also enjoyed playing cards and board games and putting together puzzles. Every weekday between 11:00 and noon, you were sure to find her watching The Young and the Restless. Evahlee was of the Christian faith. She was a member of the Portland Community Club and Fulton Lion's Club. Evahlee will be lovingly remembered by sons, Russell Lynn Mealy (Sherri Gillespie) of Fulton, Jerry Mealy of Williamsburg, and Kent Mealy (Sarah) of Jefferson City; daughter, Vicki Cornell (John) of Fulton; daughter-in-law, Nellie Mealy of Mineola; sister, Nancy Terrell of Fulton; 11 grandchildren; several great and great-great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents and husband, Evahlee was preceded in death by son, Sam Mealy; brother, Allie "Pete" Leisinger; sisters, Helen Mealy, Elnora Farley, Wilma Harmon, and Joann Litel. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, March 16, 2020 at Maupin Funeral Home in Fulton with Brother Earl Fuller officiating. Friends will be received from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home. Interment will be in Steedman Cemetery. Memorial donations are suggested to Steedman Cemetery or American Cancer Society, c/o Maupin Funeral Home, 301 Douglas Boulevard, Fulton, MO 65251. Condolences may be left for the family at www.maupinfuneralhome.com.