Mary Frances Dow, 82, of Apache Junction, Arizona, and formerly of Clearmont, Missouri, passed away on Saturday, December 30, 2023, at a hospice facility in Gilbert, Arizona.

Mary was born in Maitland, Missouri on August 12, 1941.  Her parents were Earl Richard and Minnie Ruth (Adams) Archer.  They preceded her in death.  She was also preceded in death by her husband Charles, and her siblings, Leon, Lavon, Laverne, Polly and Ruth.

Mary had been a seamstress and also traveled doing applique work with her husband.

She married Charles Walter Dow on May 23, 1959, in Toronto, Kansas.  He passed away on September 20, 2004.

She is survived by her son, Ron (Joan) Dow, Andover, Kansas, her daughter, Katrina Dolin, Clearmont, Missouri, 7 grandchildren, Amy (AJ) Owens, Molly (Gage Schafer) Dow, Nicholas (Sydney McHugh) Dow, Shannon (Jessica) Marsh, Anthony (Whitney) Marsh, Adanna (Treston) Dolin, and Shanaya (Jo) Dolin. 9 grandchildren, Sophia, Tyler, Brayden, Adelynn, Tobey, Bexley, Landon, Jack and Theo, and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Funeral services will be at 1:00 PM, on Saturday, January 6, 2024, at the Clearmont Baptist Church, Clearmont, Missouri.  The burial will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery, Clearmont, Missouri.

The family will receive friends from 6-8:00 PM, on Friday, January 5, 2024, at the Bram Funeral Home, Maryville, Missouri

Memorials are suggested to the Clearmont Community Club/Little Red School House, 209 Railroad Street, Clearmont, Missouri 64431.