Mary M. “Terri” Dudley, 77, Independence, Mo., passed away July 26, 2009.

Mary M. “Terri” Dudley, 77, Independence, Mo., passed away July 26, 2009.

Terri was born Sept. 12, 1931 in Columbia, Mo. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Independence, the Daughters of the American Revolution. and Red Hatters.

Terri is survived by her husband of fifty-eight years Rodger Dudley, of the home; sons Rodger Steven Dudley; Gregory Dean Dudley and wife Christi, all of Independence, Mo.; seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Services will be 10 a.m., Thursday, July 30, 2009 at Speaks Suburban Chapel; interment at Oak Ridge Memory Gardens. Visitation will be 6 – 8 p.m., Wed. at the funeral home. The family suggests contributions to the Baptist Children’s Home. Arrangements: Speaks Suburban Chapel, 18020 E. 39th Street, Independence, MO 64055, 816-373-3600. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.speakschapel.com.