Eloise M. DeVerger, age 92, of the Good Samaritan Home, died on Thursday, April 16, 2020 in the home. She was born on March 28, 1928 in Dardenelle, Arkansas, the daughter of Floyd and Pollie (Cossey) Phillips. She married Eugene DeVerger on April 10, 1948 in Wyatt, Missouri. He preceded her in death in 1977. Eloise worked in housekeeping at Sunset Home for 26 years, retiring in 1993. She was a long time member of Faith Assembly of God Church.
Eloise loved listening to gospel music. She kept a song in her heart by humming her favorite tunes. When she was able, she loved being with 'her church family'. She cherished memories made by time spent with her family.
Eloise is survived by:
CHILDREN: Debra Webster and Cliff DeVerger along with his wife Patsy all of Quincy.
GRANDCHILDREN: Chad DeVerger and his wife Shana; Jessica Webster, David Webster, Clifford DeVerger and his wife Peggy, Mike DeVerger, Steven DeVerger and Michelle DeVerger.
BROTHER: Vernon Phillips
SISTER: June Fuller and her husband Grady
Numerous great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and other relatives also survive.
In addition to her husband, Eloise was also preceded in death by her parents, one son Allen DeVerger, and sisters: Syble Ridenour, Aldena Prayor and Hannah Phillips in infancy.
Due to the COVID-19 epidemic, private family services are being held. The family wishes to thank all their friends and family for their love and support during Eloise's illness and during this time. Please feel free to send a card or note to the family directly or through the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to the Faith Assembly of God Church. The Duker & Haugh Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Becky Arment Winters
- Debbie and family we were so sorry to hear about your mom. Just know that your in our prayers. My mom Barb Arment lives with me now in OFALLON, Mo. She wanted to let you know she’s praying for you too!
- Thoughts and prayers, Deb and family, and so sorry for your loss.
- Sorry to hear about your mom she was a very nice lady
- Eloise was so so so very precious! Please know that you all are in our thoughts and prayers.