May 162012

Mary Lou Main, 67, of Snowflake entered into rest on Saturday, May 5, 2012, in Show Low. A celebration of life was held May 12 at Calvary Community Bible Fellowship in Snowflake.

She was born on Sept. 28, 1944, to Roy and Helen Randle. As a child, Mary Lou grew up in Zion and Waukegan, Ill., and New River, and moved to the White Mountains in 1999.

She loved all animals, especially her horses. She was also an avid singer, pianist and writer.

Survivors include her husband of 40 years, Richard Main, whom she married in June 1972, a son, Wayne John Cederberg (Leticia) of Taylor; three daughters, Nancy Elaine Jones (Tim) of New River, and Christine Helen Bottoms and Melinda Joyce Klug (Ron), both of Show Low; 11 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Roy Victor and Helen Pitcher Randle; her grandparents, Melvin and Amy Randle, and Chapman and Olive Pitcher; her brother, Roy Victor Randle Jr.; her son-in-law, Mickey Bottoms; and many horses

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Hooved Animal Humane Society ( in her name.

Silver Creek Mortuary of Taylor was in charge of the arrangements.