Pamala Kay McAntire


    Pamala Kay McAntire of St. James, Missouri was born June 21, 1953 in Rolla, Missouri to Leonard W. and Caroline J. Burnett LaBarge and passed away Sunday November 11, 2018 at the age of 65 years 4 months and 22 days.


    She married George McAntire on September 24, 1976 in St. Louis, Missouri.
    Pam and George were inseparable. Where you saw one you saw both of them.
    She worked for Copeland Bus for many years driving a bus and also working in the office. She was an active worker at the St. James Christian Church, where she worshiped for many years.
    She was preceded in death by her father, Leonard W. LaBarge; and brother-in-law, Robert Copeland.
    She is survived by her husband of 42 years, George; daughter, Shellie Koons and husband Michael of St. James, Missouri; son, Mike Collier and wife Robyn of Doolittle, Missouri; one brother, Larry LaBarge and wife Dollie of Granite City, Illinois; sisters, Leasa Elrod and husband Pete of Belle, Missouri and Nancy Southard and husband Frank of Rolla, Missouri; five grandchildren, Zachary, Brayden, Kaitlyn, Nicky and Mikey; nieces and nephews, Julie Hammond, Ryan and Lucas Elrod; Cody and Countney Southard; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-laws, James and Connie McAntire, Margorie Estep and family; Terri Copeland of St. James, Missouri and her children, Robby and wife Leslie of Owensville, Missouri, Rick Copeland of Owensville, Missouri, Frankie Hance of St. James, Missouri and Dan Copeland and wife Tammy of St. James, Missouri and their daughter Makayla; Marie Yon and family; Roseann and Tommy James and family; and Mark East; other relatives and friends.
    Visitation was held from 5-8 p.m. on Wednesday November 14, 2018 at the Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Missouri.
    Funeral service was held at 10 a.m. on Thursday November 15, 2018 at the Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Missouri with Doug Parks officiating.
    Pallbears were Zachary Koons, Brayden Koons, Dan Copeland, Frankie Hance, Ryan Elrod and Lucas Elrod.
    Burial was at the Wishon Cemetery in St. James, Missouri.
    Arrangements under the direction of the Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Missouri.