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Area Deaths

Friday, December 28, 2001

Rosemary Huddleston

Rosemary Huddleston, 68, of Kennett, died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2001, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark.

Born Feb. 1, 1933, in Hollywood, Mo., daughter of the late Samuel and Nora Rogers Cobb, she was a member of the First General Baptist Church in Kennett.

On Sept. 24, 1947, she married Clarence Huddleston, who survives of the home.

Survivors also include one son, Charles Huddleston and wife, Linda, of Poplar Bluff, Mo.; one daughter, Mona Watson and husband, Terry, of Kennett; four grandchildren, Chuck Huddleston, of St. Louis, Mo., Angie Pierce and husband, Darren, of Poplar Bluff, Todd Watson and wife, Dana, of Malden, Mo. and Chris Watson and wife, P.J., of Misawa, Japan; three great-grandchildren, Shea Huddleston and Tyler Griffin, both of Poplar Bluff and Josh Watson, of Malden; one brother, Lynn Cobb, of Livingston, Calif. and one sister, Barbara Scott, of Marmaduke, Ark.

She was preceded in death by one sister Dorothy Edwards.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Friday, Dec. 28, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 29, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with Revs. Gary Gilsinger and Bill Orr officiating.

Burial will follow at the Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Kennett.

Pallbearers are Cremer Jackson, Bob Clark, Leroy Stracener, Dan Carlisle, Rick Casper and Larry Sells.

Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association and American Heart Association.

Carel Perry

Carel Glenn Perry, 78, of Malden, Mo., died Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2001, at Beverly Health Care in Malden.

Born Oct. 7, 1923, in Bernie, Mo., son of the late Earl Foster and Wilma Marie Perry , he was a U.S. Army veteran, serving in WWII and a member of the First Baptist Church in Powe, Mo.

Survivors include three brothers, Wendell McNece, of Oxford, Miss., Verl McNece, of Bernie and Keith McNece, of East Alton, Ill. and three sisters, Norma Jean Bishop, of Ridgeland, Miss., Nina Denisen, of St. Charles, Mo. and Helen Wright, of Springfield, Mo.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, John and Delmar McNece and two sisters, Wanda Dillman and Linda Kay Schultz.

Visitation will be from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. today, Friday, Dec. 28, at the Rainey Funeral Home in Bernie.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 29, at the Rainey Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Keith McNece officiating.

Burial will follow at the Bethany Cemetery in Campbell, Mo.

Clytee Pruett

Clytee Pruett, 90, of Kennett, died Thursday, Dec. 27, 2001, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.

Born June 6, 1911, in Blue Springs, Miss., daughter of the late Bill and Mattie Miller Greenwood, she was a homemaker, a Holcomb School cafeteria worker and a member of the First Baptist Church in Holcomb.

On April 20, 1946, in Green Castle, Tenn., she married Rodney Pruett, who preceded her in death on Sept. 3, 1971. She was also preceded in death by two sisters and five brothers.

Survivors include one son, Phil Pruett and wife, Paula, of Parrita, Costa Rica; two grandchildren, Lee Pruett, of Orono, Maine and Will Pruett, of Hong Kong and two sisters, Nannie Lou Bishop, of Sikeston, Mo. and Byrdia Martin, of Sarasota, Fla.

Graveside services were held at 3:30 p.m. today, Friday, Dec. 28, at the Stanfield Cemetery in Clarkton, Mo. with the Rev. Randy Vaughn officiating.

Landess Funeral Home of Campbell, Mo. was in charge of arrangements.

Marie Rusnack

Marie Rusnack, 90, of Chattanooga, Tenn., formerly of Campbell, Mo., died Friday, Dec. 21, 2001, at Chattanooga.

She married Andrew Richard Rusnack, Sr., who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Mary Ann Ward and an infant son, John Robert Rusnack.

Survivors include one daughter, Diana Loyd, of Chattanooga; two sons, Michael James Rusnack, of Houston, Texas and Andrew Richard Rusnack, of Jonesboro, Ark.; nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 29, at the St. Teresa Church in Glennonville, Mo. with Father Glenn Eftink officiating.

Burial will follow at the St. Teresa Cemetery in Glennonville.

Landess Funeral Home of Campbell is in charge of arrangements.

Helen Winkle

Helen Winkle, 88, of Hornersville, Mo., died Thursday, Dec. 27, 2001, at her residence.

Visitation will be held at 6 p.m. today, Friday, Dec. 28, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Hornersville.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 29, at the First Baptist Church in Hornersville with the Rev. Doug Clinton officiating.

Burial will follow at the Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Kennett.