Thelma Marie Proffer, 80, died August 7, 2012, at her home in Fredericktown. She was born November 3, 1931 at Lincoln, Nebraska, the daughter of George and Catherine (Bruce) Scott.
Thelma married Gene Proffer on December 24, 1955 at Las Vegas, Nevada.
Thelma was preceded in death by her parents; sister Marian Grizzell; brothers Max Scott and Lloyd Scott; step-son Steve Proffer; and step-grandson Tyler Proffer.
Survivors include her husband Gene; sons Rick (Debbie) Proffer and Buck (Janice) Proffer; daughter Candy Sitze (Denny); 11 grandchildren; and 16 great grandchildren.
Funeral services were August 12, 2012, at Faith Family Worship Center with the Proffer Family officiating. Burial was at Marcus Memorial Park. Pallbearers were Chad Sitze, Denni Jo Sitze; Andy Sitze; Christopher Proffer; Matthew Proffer; Brandon Proffer; Jeremiah Proffer; Aaron Proffer; and Zach Proffer.