COLUMBIA — Lola M. Bourn, 86, of Columbia passed away March 18, 2014, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia, Missouri.
Lola was born December 28, 1927, in Gallatin, Missouri to Sanford and Clarice Briner.
Lola graduated from MU in 1949. She married Robert "Bob" Bourn in December of 1949. Together they started and owned Bourn Feed and Supply until their retirement in 1987.
She loved her family more than anything. Lola was an amazing cook and loved big family meals at her house. She enjoyed playing bridge, cooking and gardening. Bob and Lola enjoyed traveling the United States in their RV with family and friends. Lola was loved by everyone who met her. She leaves behind her positive spirit, beautiful smile and caring ways for all who knew and loved her.
Survivors include her four children, Kevin Bourn of Columbia, Mo, Kelly Isom (Alan) of Kansas City, Mo, Kim Innes (Joe) of Columbia, Mo, and Kent Bourn (Lorinda) of Hurst, Texas; and nine grandchildren, Andrea Isom (Dallas, Texas), Alex Isom (Columbia, Mo), Katelyn Isom (Kansas City, Mo), Natalie Gale (Innes) (St. Louis, Mo), Nathan Innes (Columbia, Mo), Jack Innes (Columbia, Mo), Sam Innes (Columbia, Mo), Matthew Bourn (Hurst, Texas), and Mason Bourn (Hurst, Texas).
Lola was preceded in death by her husband, Bob Bourn; her parents; two sisters, Edna Nichols and Majiel Gatenby; and a brother, Doyle Briner.
There will be a memorial gathering on March 22, 2014, from 3 to 5 p.m. at Memorial Funeral Home, 1217 Business Loop 70 W.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Meals on Wheels, 800 Hospital Drive, Columbia, Missouri 65201.
Tributes can be posted at memorialfuneralhomeandcemetery.com.