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Friday, May 6, 2016

Area Deaths

Wednesday, November 6, 2002

Betty Collier

Betty Cravens Collier, 98, of Kennett, died Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2002, at Heritage Nursing Center in Kennett.

Visitation will be from noon to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, at the First United Methodist Church in Kennett.

Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, at the First United Methodist Church with the Rev. Michael Kelpe officiating.

Burial will follow at the Mounds Park Cemetery in Lilbourn, Mo.

McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett was in charge of arrangements.

David Dare

David Dare, 70, of Hayti, Mo., died Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2002, at his residence.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw-Osburn Funeral Home of Hayti.

Vera Huff

Vera Huff, 75, of Cape Girardeau, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Saturday, Nov. 2, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau.

Born Jan. 21, 1927, in Flat River, Mo., daughter of the late Edward J. and Roma E. Dalton Bradley, she was a bookkeeper for a bowling alley and a golf course in Caruthersville, Mo. and a golf course in Kennett. She was a member of the Church of Christ in Kennett.

She married Carter Lynn Huff in New York. He preceded her in death in Deceamber 1989. She was also preceded in death by one brother.

Survivors include three brothers, Edward T. Bradley, of Farmington, Mo., Jerry F. Bradley, of Cahokia, Ill. and Bobby Joe Bradley, of New Bridgton, Pa. and one sister, Helen Owens, of Cape Girardeau.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 5, at the Ford & Sons Mt. Auburn Funeral Home Chapel in Cape Girardeau with David Bragg and Johnny Hester officiating.

Burial was in the Lorimier Cemetery.

Bernice Peters

Bernice Lane Peters, 92, of Senath, Mo., died Monday, Nov. 4, 2002, at the Senath Nursing Center.

Born March 28, 1920, in Lexington, Tenn., she was the daughter of the late Thomas Jirden and Ellie Newman Autry. On July 30, 1927, in Leachviille, Ark., she married Howard Lane, who preceded her in death on Sept. 12, 1971. She was also preceded in death by two infant sons; two brothers, Willie and Jimmy Neal Autry; two grandsons, Jackie and Myron Wommack and one sister, Abel Bullington.

Survivors include three sons, Jimmy ?Pete? Lane, of Clarksdale, Miss. and Joe and Jirden Lane, both of Senath; four daughters, Lula Wommack, of Senath, Willie Barham, of Hornersville, Mo., Margie Crites, of Kennett and Rita Ray Wildy, of Leachville; 15 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren and 11 great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. today, Wednesday, Nov. 6, at the Assembly of God Church in Senath.

Burial was in the Memorial Gardens Cemetery at Kennett. Pallbearers were grandsons.

McDaniel Funeral Home of Senath was in charge of arrangements.

Lorna Ray

Lorna Ray, formerly of Bernie, Mo., died Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2002, at St. Peters Manor Nursing Home in St. Peters, Mo.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Bernie.