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Evah Lorene Moots, 97 years old formerly of Green Castle, Missouri, passed away Sunday, August 14, 2022 at Putnam County Care Center in Unionville.

Evah was born June 29, 1925 at home in Green Castle, Missouri to Leonard and Addie (Harmon) Snyder.

On April 7, 1943 she married Johnie Moots; he preceded her in death. She was also preceded by three children, John Moots, Donnie Moots, and Patsy Moots, and 10 brothers and sisters.

Evah was survived by: one son, Jim Moots and wife Patty of Unionville; grandchildren, Jeanette Ogle, Jennifer Stout, Jamie Halley, and Lorra Johnson; great grandchildren, Kriste Todd, Jadyn Ogle, Ashlyn Stout, Stephanie Stout, Trace Halley, Katie Halley, Joey Johnson, and Cody Johnson; 8 great great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Evah lived most of her life in Green Castle. She worked 32 years at Green City R-1 School, starting in 1959. Evah was a member of the United Methodist Church. She was a wonderful homemaker, and was well known for her homemade cinnamon rolls, noodles, and popcorn balls. She enjoyed making quilts, and made one for all her children and grandchildren.

Funeral services for Evah were held Wednesday, August 17, 2022 at Ruschmeier Funeral Home in Green City with Rev. Alan Coonfield officiating. Burial followed at the Green Castle Cemetery.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Green Castle Cemetery.