Services: 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 23, at Evans Funeral Home, Houston

Harriett R. Story, 96, was born Jan. 14, 1923, to Tom and Harriett Rachel (Hammer) Hougland in Edgerton, Kan. She passed away Aug. 1, 2019, at her home in Bucyrus, Mo., with family by her side.

She married Charles E. Story on Sept. 2, 1939, and to this union two children were born, Tom and Julie Ann.

Harriett was a real estate broker for many years, making many friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; a brother, Sherman Hougland; and her daughter, Julie Ann Polderdyke.

Harriett is survived by her son, Tom Story of Bucyrus, Mo.; her granddaughter, Delilah Jones and husband, Mike, of Solo, Mo.; a grandson, Dylan Joe Story; three great-grandchildren, Denton and Avery Story and Erica Jones; two sisters, Dorothy Puckett and Geraldine Hathenbrook; and a son-in-law, Gene Polderdyke.

Harriett loved the Lord and was very proud of raising two loving children and seeing them saved along with her two grandchildren. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.

Services were 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 23, at Evans Funeral Home with Pastor Jackie Cooper officiating. Cremation was under the direction of Evans Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to Hospice Compassus. 

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