Nile Lee Ogle, 87, passed away at his home in Nevada, MO on Sunday, July 10, 2016. Nile was born on November 29, 1928 in Sullivan County, MO to James Russell and Maggie Ethel (Clabough) Ogle. Nile married his childhood sweetheart Mary Elizabeth Payne on March 13, 1949 in Kirksville, MO and she survives of the home.
Nile and Mary came to Nevada in November 1949 where all their five children were born. He worked for many years as Manager of Producer’s Grain for his brother, Lester Ogle. Nile and his sister-in-law, Betty Ogle, opened Style-A-Rama Beauty Salon in 1963. Shortly after he bought the salon and ran it successfully for over 53 years. He also ran the beauty salon at Morningside Place for many years and owned the Silver Dollar Mobile DJ for ten years as well as K & W Tax Business. Nile worked up to the day of his cancer diagnosis in May 2016.
Survivors include his wife, Mary of the home; son Phillip Ogle; daughter, Cheryl Martin; son Lee Ogle; daughter, Mary Lisa Norman (Roy Dale), and son, Mark Ogle (Debbie); all of Nevada; grandchildren, Justin Pryor (Nicky), Lara Ogle, Ashley Norman Melech (John Daniel), Aaron Ogle, Jessica Norman Stone (Christopher), Steffan Lee Ogle, Duncan Ogle; great-grandchildren Hannah Pryor Addyson Pryor, , Brinley Melech, Kaylie Melech, Conner Wade Stone. Nile was preceded in death by his parents and nine brothers and sisters.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 14, 2016 at Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada. Interment will follow in the Newton Burial Park. The casket will be closed to the public. The family will receive friends from 5:00-7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 13,, 2016 at the funeral home. Family requests memorials can be made to the American Cancer Society in care of Ferry Funeral Home.