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Agnes Overturf


March 11, 1932
January 4, 2018

Visitation 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m., Monday, January 8, 2018 - Irvin Macz Funeral Home, Centralia
Funeral 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, January 9, 2018 - Irvin Macz Funeral Home, Centralia

Agnes J. Overturf, 85, of Centralia, passed away on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at Fireside Nursing Home in Centralia. Agnes was born March 11, 1932 to Franklin and Viola (Beck) Daniels in Kell. She married Gene VanNatta on April 26, 1951 in Sterling and he preceded her in death on December 17, 1987. On January 9, 1998, Agnes married Robert Overturf in Murphysboro, TN and he survives in Centralia.

Along with her devoted husband of 19 years, Agnes is survived by her loving children, Randy VanNatta and wife Valeda of Nashville, Pam Morton and husband Jim of Iuka, Joel VanNatta and wife Roberta of Central City, Rod VanNatta and wife Barb of Wamac, Sandy Martin and husband Jim of Salem, Shelly Lyons and husband Ron of Walnut Hill; caring step-children, Roberta Bowen of Sandoval, Kim Booth and husband Randy of Rolla, MO, and Bob Overturf Jr. of Centralia; a host of precious grandchildren; several cherished great-grandchildren; thoughtful siblings, Harry Daniels and wife Jackie of Henderson, NC and Norma Speiser and husband Leonard of Sandoval; many special nieces and nephews.

Agnes was preceded in death by both her parents, Frank and Viola Daniels, her siblings, Pauline Ferguson, Beulah Sampson, Georgia McDonald Bartholomew, Myrtle Daniels, Orville Daniels and Leroy Daniels; her children, Raymond VanNatta andVernon VanNatta; grandson, Gary Gene VanNatta; stepson, Terry Overturf; stepson-in-law, Randy Bowen.

Agnes was a faithful member of the Zion United Church of Christ. She shared her talents with Fireside Nursing Home as a dietary manager for 15 years, as well as being a cook for many local schools. Agnes will be remember as a lady who loved to spoil her grandbabies and cherished her time spent with family. She along with her husband Bob truly enjoyed sharing a dance or two together. Agnes was a great bargain hunter, loved camping, fishing, and traveling. She will be deeply missed by all who knew her.

Celebration of life services will be at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday January 9, 2018 at the Irvin Macz Funeral Home in Centralia with Brother Wayne Tate officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park. Family and friends are welcome to visiting hours on Monday, January 8, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions in Agnes’ honor can be made to Zion United Church of Christ or the Parkinson Research Foundation. Arrangements are under the care of Irvin Macz Funeral Home in Centralia. On-line condolences and memories of Agnes may be shared with the family at