MYRTLE (POSEY) KIDD

Myrtle (Posey) Kidd, 83, of Fort Dodge passed away on Friday February 7, 2014. The memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday February 10, 2014 at the Gunderson Funeral Chapel. The visitation will be held from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. on Monday prior to the service at Gunderson Funeral Home & Cremation Services.

Myrtle was born in Pelham, GA on January 28, 1931 to Robert L. and Mary Jane (Adams) Glover. She grew up in Pelham and married Raymond A. Posey in 1952 and they later divorced. She married Dempsey Kidd in 1984 and they made their home in Pelham, GA. Myrtle worked for Friendship Haven as a Nurse’s Aide and also was a foster grandma for 11 years. She loved reading, word search and cooking. She also loved gospel and country music and dancing.

Myrtle is survived by her children Raymond L. (Linda) Posey of Des Moines, Bill (Sue) Posey of Fort Dodge, Ellen (Kirk Siefert) Ostbloom of Fort Dodge, Vicki Lynn (Roger) Turley of Moorland and Curtis “Randy” Posey of Fort Dodge; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; her sisters Laverne Holton of Pelham, GA and Mary Ellen Benton of Zellwood, FL. She was preceded in death by her parents Robert and Mary Jane; her brothers Jesse, Fred, Richard and Pete and her sister Annie Ruth.

Memorials may be left to the family for their further discretion.