Lillian Groblebe, April 9, 1912 -- Sept. 22, 2008

Wednesday, October 1, 2008

Lillian Groblebe, a resident of Eureka Springs, was born April 9, 1912 in Pansy, Mo., a daughter of Benjamin and Rose (Letterman) Hall. She died Monday, Sept. 22 in Eureka Springs at the age of 96.

She was of the Freewill Baptist faith.

Mrs. Groblebe is survived by one son, Jack D. Groblebe and wife, Marie of Deepwater, Mo.; one daughter, Hazel and husband Ted Brumbley of Huntsville; seven grandchildren, Jackie Ray Groblebe and wife Pam of Harrisonville, Mo., Glenda and husband Mike Hurst of Cleveland, Mo., Linda and husband Clyde Lunn of Golden, Mo., Judith and husband Kelly Sumner of Harrisonville, Mo., Jerry Brumbley of Eureka Springs, Andrea Munyon of Huntsville, and Tedra and husband Farron Swarthout of Huntsville; 14 great-grandchildren; nine great-great-grandchildren; and a host of other family and friends.

On Aug. 11, 1928 Lillian married Clarence Edward Groblebe who preceded her in death. She was also preceded by her parents, one son, Herbert Groblebe and two sisters, Gertie White and Lucille Holmes.

Funeral Services were held Sept. 25 at the Nelson's Chapel of the Springs with Rev. Tim Garrison officiating. Interment followed at the Beulah Union Cemetery under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service, Inc. On-line condolences may be sent to the family at