Agnes Irene (Rash) Deam

Agnes Irene (Rash) Deam, age 77, of Richmond, MO, died Thursday, July 18, 2019, at her home, surrounded by her loving family.

She was born in Richmond on Aug. 17, 1941, to James Allen Rash, Sr. and Helen E. (King) Rash. She graduated from Richmond High School.

On April 3, 1966, she married Bobby L. Deam of Braymer. She was a homemaker and active in her church. Her family was her pride and joy, especially her grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband, Bobby, of the home; two daughters, Dianna (David) Noltensmeyer of Lexington and Melissa (Marty) O’Donnell of Richmond; granddaughter, Autumn Fisk of Richmond; step-daughter, Lisa (Michael) Currier and step-grandson, Jonathan Currier, of Pukalani, Maui, HI; one brother, Donald (Sharon) Rash of Warsaw; one sister, Viola (Wayne) Womack of Grain Valley; and numerous nieces and nephews also survive.

She was preceded in death by her parents; grandson, David Martin Noltensmeyer; brothers, James Allen Rash, Jr., Robert Leon Rash, and Charles Lee Rash; and sister, Donna Fay Lautenschlager.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, July 24, at the First Baptist Church in Richmond. A visitation will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 23, at Thurman Funeral Home in Richmond. Interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery in Braymer. The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Agnes Irene (Rash) Deam Memorial fund. They can be left at or mailed to Thurman Funeral Home, 507 East Main Street, P.O. Box 190, Richmond, MO 64085.

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