Wilma G. Dreher


Wilma G. Dreher, 90, of Maryville, Missouri passed away on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at the Maryville Living Center.

Wilma was born on November 2, 1928 in Darlington, Missouri to Madison F. and Margaret E. (Elliott) Jameson. She was a 1946 graduate of the Stanberry High School. She was a member of the Fist Baptist Church, Maryville and the Tri-C American Legion Auxiliary Post 464 for 70 years. 

She worked for the City of Maryville in the Water Department and later the St. Joseph Light & Power Company.

Wilma married Billy E. Lainhart in 1948, He preceded her in death in 1962. She later married Norman Dreher in 1965, He preceded her in death in 1987. She was also preceded by her parents, infant son, Edward Gene Lainhart, four brothers, Walker Jameson, Joe Jameson, David “June” Jameson and Bill Jameson, son-in-law, Phil Dougan and one niece and one nephew.

Survivors include her daughter, Linda Dougan, Maryville, Missouri; granddaughter, Ashley and John Kempt, III, St. Joseph, Missouri; great-grandson, Benjamin Kempt; sister-in-law, Iva Lee Jameson, Kansas City, Missouri and four nieces and one nephew.

Services 11 a.m. Friday, May 17, 2019 at the Price Funeral Home, Maryville. Burial will be at Oak Lawn Cemetery, Ravenwood, Missouri. The family suggests memorials to the Alzheimer’s Association. There will be no visitation held. Online condolences can be made to the family at www.pricefuneralhomemaryville.com.