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Cleo Marcella Venable

Cleo Marcella Venable, 92, of Moberly, Missouri went to her home with the Lord on July 28, 2022 at the University Of Missouri Hospital in Columbia.

Cleo was born in November 22, 1929 in Franklin, Missouri to Marcellus and Irene (Ward) Wilborn. She was a nurse for more than thirty years working for Dr. Hobbs.

She really enjoyed crafting and ceramics. Her family and friends will always remember her for her flair of clothing, cooking and baking.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Marcellus and Irene Wilborn; husband, Billy Venable; brothers, Tom, Bob and Richard Wilborn; sisters, Virginia Huffman, Katie Pogue-Harvey and Judy Little.

Cleo is survived by her son, Jerry (Jan) Brooks of Moberly; grandchildren, Justin (Michelle) Brooks of Rockmart, GA, Melissa (Kris) Janson of Moberly, MO, Melinda (Charlie) Reed of Cairo, MO; seven great grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; sister Patricia Ballew of Columbia, MO; many nieces and nephews.

Per Cleo’s request, a private graveside service will be held on Saturday,
August 6, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. at the Clark Chapel Cemetery in Fayette, Missouri.

Arrangements are under the direction of PATHWAY-MILLARD Funeral Directors, 411 Union Avenue, Moberly, Missouri 65270 (660) 263-7284. Condolences may be left online for the family at www.pathwaymemorial.com.

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So sorry to hear of Cleo's passing. She always took such care of my Family and I at DR,Hobbs office. R.I.P.

Alan W Gibler Aug 11 2022 1:25 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Cleo Venable

Whitney Taylor Aug 7 2022 4:51 AM

i worked c hall 6 years cleo was a dear friend to me i love her so much and will miss her greatly. i have pictures and videos of her on my phone if family would like them. 660 998 3844

sam williams Aug 6 2022 11:48 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Cleo Venable

Kellie Dysart Aug 6 2022 7:53 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Cleo Venable

Donna kingery Aug 6 2022 6:49 AM

So sorry to hear about Cleo. Keeping all of you in our prayers.

Phil and Donna Wetrich Aug 5 2022 11:19 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Cleo Venable

Mitzie Garven Aug 4 2022 5:48 PM

I first met Cleo at Dr. Hobbs office. She was always kind and pleasant to be around. She made going to the doctor a pleasant experience. She will be missed by all who knew her.

Charles Viers Aug 2 2022 6:06 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Cleo Venable

Rhonda Meyer Jul 31 2022 6:10 PM

Sending prayers to the family I loved taking care of Cleo and her sister at Moberly nursing rehab such beautiful angels both of them you are in heaven with your sister again may u both rest in heavenly peace gone but never forgotten until we meet again

Mary Yancey Jul 31 2022 2:34 PM

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