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Mary Ann Proffer

July 15, 1935 — December 8, 2022

Mary Ann Proffer

Mary Ann Proffer, 87, of Hot Springs Village passed away Saturday, December 17, 2022. Born to the late Imogene and William Hayden in Sikeston, Missouri, Mary Ann graduated from Southeast Missouri State University with a degree in education. She worked as a librarian for the Cape Girardeau, Missouri school system.

Mary Ann was preceded in death by her husband, Bill Proffer; and brother, Gene Hayden.

Known as a gracious hostess and loyal friend, Mary Ann and her husband, Bill, enjoyed entertaining. Playing bridge, visiting the beach, or dinner parties, Mary Ann was often surrounded by friends old and new.

Mary Ann will be missed by her daughter, Stephanie (Jeff) Jimes; niece, Debbie (Jim) Miller; nephew, David (Nancee) Hayden; other well-loved extended family members; as well as, her many friends.

She will be remembered for her devotion, wisdom, and humor.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made in honor of Mary Ann to the charity of your choice.

The family will host a celebration of life on January 24, 2022 from 2-4 pm at Diamante Country Club in Hot Springs Village, Arkansas

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Mary Ann Proffer, please visit our flower store.

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