Wilma Nadean Latshaw

Written by Muleskinner Staff

Wilma Nadean (Burg) Latshaw, 85, died Jan. 23, at Country Club Care Center in
Warrensburg, Missouri.
Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Jan. 31, at Ben Cast-Son Wood Funeral Home in Holden. The service will be officiated by the Rev. Art Rogers, of Miller, Missouri. Music will be sung by the quartet of New
Life Fellowship Church.
Interment will be at the Holden Cemetery following the service.
Wilma was born Jan. 24, 1929, in Purdy, Missouri, to the late Fred Clayton Burg 
and Opal Nellie Burg. She was preceded in death by her sister, Velma Lowery, and husband, Gene Lowery.
Wilma graduated from Purdy High School on May 10, 1946, and was united in marriage to the Rev. Jean 
Latshaw on May 1, 1948. They lived in Purdy before moving to the Kingsville area in 2003.
She served by her husband’s side for the last 55 
years in ministry work and was a member of New Life Fellowship Church in Holden, Missouri, and she also helped
the Red Cross in times of disaster. Flowers were her passion, and she spent many hours 
gardening.
She is survived by her husband, the Rev. Jean Latshaw; daughter, MaDonna Sipes, and husband, Bodean, of
Kingsville; sister, Fredalene Ingle and husband, Robert, of Monett, Missouri; three grandchildren, Angela Shewmaker, Pleasant Hill, Missouri; Jimmie Eggleston, Prairie Village, Kansas; and Crystal 
Vaughn, Lone Jack, Missouri; four great-grandchildren, Josh and Taylor Shewmaker; Conway Vaughn-Mueller and Delilah Vaughn; several
nieces and nephews and other relatives.
In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting that donations be made to Missouri Baptist Children’s Home, Mount Vernon, Missouri.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Ben Cast-Son Wood Funeral Home in Holden.