Trimble nee Wisecarver, Alma Evelyn

Date: Monday, November 4, 2012
Time: 4:00 to 8:00 PM

Visitation Location:
Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, MO and after 9:00 AM Monday, Nov. 5th at 1st Assembly of God Church, St. Clair, MO

Date: Monday, November 5, 2012
Time: 10:00 AM

Service Location:
First Assembly of God Church in St. Clair, MO

Crestview Memorial Park, St. Clair, MO

Memorials / Donations:
May be made to the Alzheimer's Association


Alma Evelyn Trimble of St. Clair, MO departed this life in St. Clair, on Friday, November 2, 2012, having reached the age of eighty-nine years, three months and twenty-two days. Alma was born in Ellsinore, MO on July 11, 1923, daughter of Henry Wisecarver and Easter Helen Wisecarver nee Wilson. On October 12, 1946 she was united in marriage to Charles Edward Trimble and two daughters came to bless this union.

Alma is survived by one daughter, Sharon Meyer and husband, Wayne, of Litchfield Park, AZ; by her son-in-law, Bryan Gerling and wife, Cindy, of St. Louis, MO; by one brother, Kenneth Wisecarver and wife, Barbara, of Minneola, TX; by four grandchildren, Sarah Little of Jefferson City, MO, Heather Gerling of Jefferson City and Amanda and Derek Meyer, both of Litchfield Park, AZ; by two great-grandchildren, brothers and sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, great and great-great nieces and nephews, cousins, other relatives and many friends.

Alma was preceded in death by her parents, Henry and Easter Wisecarver; by her husband, Charles Trimble; by one daughter, Pamela Gerling; by two brothers, Arvis and James Wisecarver; and by one sister, Leta Wigger.

Alma was a Christian, believing in the Lord as her Savior. She was a member of Parkway Church of the Nazarene in St. Clair, MO and in more recent years, had attended First Assembly of God Church in St. Clair, MO. She served as custodian for First Assembly of God Church for about fifteen years. For well over twenty years Alma was employed by Walmart in Washington, MO as a stocker. Alma had a variety of interests throughout her life including gardening, working in her yard and canning her produce. She was an avid reader, loved to go shopping and enjoyed listening to southern gospel music. What meant most to Alma was her family and the many precious memories they created will forever be cherished by them all.

A kind and loving mother, mother-in-law, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, sister-in-law, aunt, great and great-great aunt, cousin and treasured friend, she will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by all who knew and loved her.

Funeral services were held at 10:00 AM on Monday, November 5, 2012 at First Assembly of God Church in St. Clair with the Rev. Lynn Stroup officiating. Interment was in Crestview Memorial Park in St. Clair. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association. The Trimble family was served by Russell Colonial Funeral Home in St. Clair, MO.