Cynthia Kay Brickles, 58 – Passed February 18, 2021

Cynthia Kay Brickles, 58, of Cabool, Missouri, passed away Thursday, February 18, 2021.

She was born in Athens, Ohio, on July 16, 1962, to Delbert Brickles, Sr. and Violet Cook.

Cynthia was a caregiver and CNA for close to 32 years. In her spare time, she enjoyed spending time with her family, playing board games, and having cook outs.

She was preceded in death by her father, Delbert; her mother, Violet; and her brother, David.

Cynthia is survived by her longtime partner, Michael Puckett; her daughters, JoAnna Johnson and Katherine Hutsell; her sons, Roy Mathews Jr. and Andrew Mathews; her sisters, Silly, Tina, Tammy Sue, and Sonya; her brothers, Jerry, Delbert Jr., Dean, Ray, Dana, and Lee; nineteen grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. Cynthia was very much loved by all who met her, and she will be missed.

A memorial service was held at Craig-Hurtt Funeral Home in Mountain Grove, Missouri, on Tuesday, February 23, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. with Reverend Dale Garrison officiating. Song selections were “Three Wooden Crosses,” “Don’t Worry Be Happy,” “You Raise Me Up” and “Angel.” The family has selected Shriners Hospitals for Children for memorial contributions in care of the funeral home. Memorial services and cremation were under the direction of Craig-Hurtt Funeral Home.