Alma Nadine Wools of St. James passed away Saturday December 22, 2012 at the Phelps County Regional Medical Center. She was 88 years of age.

Nadine Wools was born February 10, 1924 in Phelps County, the daughter of the late George Sherman and Essie Vera (Jones) Keasling.

On May 31, 1941, at the Church of God in St. James, Nadine was united in marriage to Albert Thomas Wools.

Nadine Wools is survived by her husband: A.T. Wools of St. James. Sons and daughters-In-Laws: Michael H. Wools and Mary Wools and Ritchie and Linda Wools both of St. James. One daughter: Alberta Kelley of St. Louis., along with one sister: Essie Hale of St. James and 6 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.

Nadine Wools is preceded in death by her parents, son-In-Law: Gene Kelley; two brothers: George and Jim Keasling and three sisters: Mildred Bartle, Gladys Howard and Margaret Keasling.

Nadine Wools will lie in state in the chapel on Wednesday December 26, 2012 from 5-8 pm at the Jones Funeral Home in St. James.

Funeral Service will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Thursday December 27, 2012 at the Jones Funeral Home Chapel with Rick Mosher officiating. Burial will be in the Miles Cemetery. Memorial may be given to the St. Judes Children Hospital or the Phelps County Hospice. On-line condolences can be entered at

All arrangements are under the direction of the Richard Jones Funeral Home in St. James.