Mazle "Dude" Kinnision, 80, of Rives, Mo., died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2001 at her home.
Born Nov. 21, 1921, in the Samford community near Holland, Mo., daughter of the late Henry and Eva Tuberville Jackson, she owned and operated a grocery store in Rives for many years. She was a member of the Rives Church of Christ.
On June 22, 1938, in Caruthersville, Mo., she married Joseph Harold Kinnision, who preceded her in death June 15, 1968. She was also preceded in death by two sons, Joe and Jerry Kinnision; a daughter, Alice Lawson and a sister, Ronie Short Scott.
Survivors include a son, Carl Kinnision of Rives; a daughter, Barbara Decker of Rives; two sisters, Nona Hicks of Illinois and Mable Bray of St. Peters, Mo.; 10 half-brothers and sisters; 10 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and eight great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 28, in the John W. German Funeral Home in Steele with Adam Broom and Joe Springer officiating.
Burial was in the Mt. Zion Cemetery in Steele.
Pallbearers were Stuart Worrell, Larry Payne, Travis Payne, Larry Conley, Jimmy Morgan and Jamie Morgan.
Helen Winkle, 88, of Hornersville, Mo., died Thursday, Dec. 27, 2001, at her home.
Born April 12, 1913, in Mt. Pleasant, Ark., she was the daughter of the late John and Calcia Farrier Weatherford.
On Feb. 15, 1939, in Cushman, Ark., she married Delbert Ray Winkle, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by three sons, Jervie, Raymond and Roger Dale Winkle and one daughter, Peggy Jenkins.
Survivors include five sons, Charles and Roy Gene Winkle, both of Senath, Jimmy Winkle of Hornersville, James Winkle of Ashflat, Ark. and Bobby Winkle of Batesville, Ark.; six daughter, Lois Ward of Paragould, Ark., Joyce Maxwell of Spring Hill, La., Shirley Slatton of Little Rock, Ark., Betty Howard of Russellville, Ark., Katheryn Jameson of Arbyrd, Mo., and Patty Brown of Hornersville; 44 grandchildren, 58 great-grandchildren and 12 great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 29, in the First Baptist Church of Hornersville with the Rev. Doug Clinton officiating.
Burial followed in the Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Kennett.
Pallbearers were Michael Brown, Monty and Ricky Winkle, Jonathan Maxwell, David Jameson and Sean Winkle.
Honorary pallbearers were Jason Howard, Rodney Maxwell, Roger Dale Maxwell, Mark Maxwell, Jeremy Winkle, Lee Freeman and David Winkle.