Cynthia enjoyed crocheting, spending time with her grandkids, being at Silver Dollar City, spending time outdoors, taking trips, and playing Boggle and cards. Most of all, she loved her family and friends.
She is preceded in death by a grandmother, Pauline Ely; her parents; a brother, Donny Tuggle, and a sister, Sheri Tuggle.
Cynthia is survived by a son, Anthony Harris and wife Candi of Forsyth, Missouri; a daughter, Shannon Argo and husband James of Rockaway Beach, Missouri; nine grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two sisters, Dannie Grover and husband Ed of Belleville, Illinois, and Lisa Cade and husband Peter of Iowa; two brothers, Fred Tuggle and wife Susie of North Carolina and Terry Tuggle of North Carolina; a stepmom, Betty Ely of Florida; a lifelong friend, Lil Haskell of California; former spouse and best friend, Tim “Bones” of Ozark, Missouri; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
A celebration of life will be held 2:00 p.m. Saturday, March 5, 2016, at Shadow Rock Park in Forsyth. Memorial contributions may be made for Cynthia Ely GoFundMe