Wanda Louise Ince

Wanda Louise Ince, age 83 a lifelong Fordland resident, passed away Monday, July 31, 2017 in her home.
Wanda was one of three children born at her grandmother’s home to J.O. “Jim” Moxley and Georgia A. (Ward) Moxley in the Bruner, Mo., area on Sept. 14, 1933. She was united in marriage to Tom Ince on March 16, 1964 in Miami, Okla.
Wanda had been teaching school in one room school houses since she was 18 years old. Over her career, she taught for a total of 39 years, with 29 years of that being in the Seymour School system. She had also served as Seymour Elementary School Principal for several years.
She was of the Baptist faith and enjoyed helping Tom with farm work after her retirement.
Wanda was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Vernon Moxley.
Surviving Wanda is her husband Tom, of the home; a brother, Voyne Moxley and wife Agnes, of Fordland, Mo.; as well as several nieces, nephews, extended family and close friends.
Funeral services were held Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017 at the Holman-Howe Funeral Home in Seymour with Chaplain Jerry Seely officiating. Pallbearers were Terry Moxley, John Woodruff, Allen Ince, Bob Palmer, Donald Wilson and Junior Dry. Burial was in Union Chapel Cemetery outside of Fordland.
In lieu of plants and flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be left at the funeral home to either Integrity Hospice, the Alzheimer’s Association or Union Chapel Cemetery.
The family would like to give special thanks to Integrity Hospice nurse April and a special friend Becky.