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Area Deaths

Thursday, January 9, 2003

Linda Edwards

Linda Edwards, 56, of Maryland Heights, Mo., formerly of Malden, Mo. died Thursday, Jan. 9 at her residence.

Funeral services are incomplete at this time. Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden is in charge of arrangements.

Deen Esarey

Deen Esarey, 81, of Puxico, Mo., died Thursday, Jan. 9 at the Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Mo.

Born Dec. 13, 1921 in Bernie, Mo., he was the son of the late Richard Deen and Anna May Barks Esarey. He lived in Puxico most of his life and was a retired livestock and row crop farmer.

Survivors include one brother, Curtis Esarey of Brighton, Ill., one sister, Mary Cato of Puxico, and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Albert Esarey and two sisters, Edna Scowden and Stella Costephens.

Visitation services will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 11 at the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Puxico.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 12 in the Watkins and Sons Chapel in Puxico.

Burial will follow in the Bernie Cemetery in Bernie, Mo.

Gladys Foster

Gladys Loreda Foster, 84, of Kennett died Wednesday, Jan. 8 at NHC Health Care in Kennett.

Visitation services will be held on Friday, Jan. 10 at 6 p.m. at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Kennett.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Jan. 11 at 2 p.m. at the Bradshaw Chapel with Spencer Furby officiating.

Burial will follow in Gravel Hill Cemetery in St. Francis, Ark.

Allen Redfield, Sr.

Allen Redfield, Sr., 73, of Clarkton, Mo., died Tuesday, Jan. 7 at the Ridgeview Nursing Center in Malden, Mo.

Born May 28, 1929 in Greenwood, Miss., he was the son of the late Hines and Bettie Arnold Redfield.

Survivors include six sons, Tony Harris of Toledo, Ohio, Glenn Washington, of Jefferson City, Mo., Tony Jones, of Caruthersville, Mo., Garry Jones of Malden, Charles Jones of Baltimore, Md. and Kenneth Jones of Clarkton; four daughters Regina Dotson and Vercie Washington of Chicago, Ill. and Kathy Love and Debra Jones, both of Clarkton; one sister Florida Shaw of Memphis, Tenn. along with several grandchildren and great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by four sons, Allen Redfield, Jr., Roy and Curtis Redfield and Mark Jones.

Visitation services will be held at 6 p.m. Friday, Jan. 10 at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 11 with Rev. Jack Allen officiating at the Bradshaw Chapel in Malden.