Ola Mae Marshell
Ola Mae Marshell
Funeral services for Ola Mae Marshell, 88, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 18, 2021 at First Church of God, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mrs. Marshell passed away at 3:36 p.m., Friday, May 14, 2021, at West Vue Nursing Center.
She was born December 16, 1932, at Bakersfield, Missouri, to Chester Provow and Rebecca Jane Butcher Provow. Ola Mae graduated from West Plains High School with the Class of 1951. On December 23, 1954, she was married at West Plains, Missouri, to Roy N. Marshell. She loved her family, flowers and was active in Church. Mrs. Marshell attended First Church of God.
She is survived by her husband, Roy Marshell, of the family home; three children, Janet Lancaster and husband, Don, Koshkonong, Missouri, Carol Roberts and husband, Kent, Hollister, Missouri and Valorie Wilson and husband, Jason, Olathe, Kansas; one daughter-in-law, Tammy Marshell; eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; one brother, Olen Ray Provow, Springfield, Missouri; and several nieces and nephews.
Her parents, one son, Roger Marshell and one sister, Virgie Belle Provow, preceded her in death.
Visitation will be held from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., Monday, at the Langston Street Chapel of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Howell Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Missouri Alzheimer’s Association and may be left at or mailed to Robertson-Drago Funeral Home, 211 West Main, West Plains, MO 65775.
May 17, 2021 @ 9:25 am
I am so sorry for your loss. She was very special to me. Had done her hair for many years. Honored to have called her my friend. Praying for all of you to have comfort and peace.
May 18, 2021 @ 10:44 am
Janet, I’m so sorry to hear about mom! You and your family are in our prayers.
May 18, 2021 @ 10:48 am
Janet, I am so very sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you and your family. Thinking of you all at this time.
Ruby Freeman Nunn
May 18, 2021 @ 1:44 pm
I just learned of Ola Mae’s passing. Remembering you in my prayers. I’m sorry that I will not be able to attend the memorial service.
Lena Hawkins Yates
May 19, 2021 @ 3:08 pm
Carol I am so very sorry for your loss. I have such great memories of your mom from when we were just little ones playing on Woodland Avenue. Will be keeping you and your family in my prayers.
Teresa eldringhoff romans
May 19, 2021 @ 5:58 pm
Roy and family….so very sorry to hear of Ola Mae’s passing. My sincerest condolences.
May 20, 2021 @ 6:50 pm
Roy, Carol/Kent, Janet/Don, Valorie/Jason, Tammy and Marshell Families,
We want to extend our deepest sympathy to all of you on the passing of Ola. We have wonderful memories of her from the ole neighborhood. She was such a joy to be around and always was friendly! We will miss her! At this difficult time we will have all of you in our daily prayers/thoughts and may God encourage, support, comfort, and give each of you peace. May God bless all of you.
In Christian Love,
Tim, Amber(Cozort), and Corby Redburn