Alice Marie McCarty, 88, lifelong resident of Pleasant Hill, was, born, April 3, 1931, in Pleasant Hill, the daughter of Norville E. and Opal M. (Evans) Neill. She departed this life, Friday, February 7, 2020, at the Lee’s Summit Medical Center surrounded with love and family.
Alice was a 1949 Pleasant Hill High School graduate.
On April 7, 1950, she was united in marriage to Louis Clifford McCarty in Pleasant Hill. He preceded her in death on April 15, 2019.
Alice was employed as a Clerk for the Unity School of Christianity and a homemaker. She was a member of the V.F.W. Post #3118 Auxiliary. She enjoyed quilting, crafting, cooking, baking, and collecting unicorns and owls. She was the sweetest and kindest mother and grandmother.
Alice was also preceded in death by her parents.
She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Charles and Vickie McCarty of Pleasant Hill; her daughter and son-in-law, Tricia and Doug Lansdale of Independence; three grandchildren, Bryon Gillespie of Grain Valley, John (and Amy) Berry of Pleasant Hill; and Jeremy Berry of Pleasant Hill; 8 great grandchildren; her brother and sister-in-law, Norville E. “Butch” and Barbara Neill, of Pleasant Hill; other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held Thursday, February 13, 2020, at the Stanley -Dickey Funeral Home, Pleasant Hill, Missouri. Reverend D. Kent Deubner will officiate. Interment followed in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Casket bearers are Dylan Berry, Jeremy Berry, John Berry III, John Berry IV, Bryon Gillespie, and Gavin Neill.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the V.F.W. Auxiliary Relief Fund and may be sent in care of the funeral home.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.stanleydickeyfuneralhome.com
Arrangements: Stanley-Dickey Funeral Home, 203 N. Armstrong St., Pleasant Hill, Missouri 64080 (816) 540-5550.