Mary Ann Lamb

Mary Ann Lamb

Mary Ann Lamb, 82, of Tamms, died Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021, at 5:04 p.m. in Chateau Girardeau in Cape Girardeau.

She was born on April 26, 1939, in Tamms, a daughter of Bert and Melinda Bell Wallace Davidson.  

She married Gerald Lamb on Aug. 16, 1969. He preceded her in death on Oct. 25, 2007.  

She worked for IGA in Tamms, the Butcher Block, as well as various restaurants. She was a member of the Tamms Chamber of Commerce for many years. She loved animals. She attended Sandy Creek Baptist Church.  

Survivors include her five children, Judy Eatmon of Groom, Texas, René Goodman of Loveland, Colo. Carla (Tim) Sissom of Tamms, Mark (Lisa) Glaab of Thebes and Jamie Lamb of Tamms; six grandchildren, Terry Eatmon, Allison Nottingham, Seth (Jenny) Goodman, Lindsey (Bryce) Bigham, Adam Goodman and Charley Glaab; three great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Gerald Lamb; three brothers; and three sisters.

Funeral services were at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 16, at Crain Funeral Home in Tamms, with the Rev. Clint Nale officiating. Interment was in McCrite Cemetery.  

Memorials can be made to PAWS.

Crain Funeral Home in Tamms was in charge of arrangements.

To view the full obituary or to leave an online condolence for the family, visit

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