Henderson Ransom, 86, of Cardwell, Mo., died Sunday, Dec. 21, 2003, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.
Born July 4, 1917, in Monette, Ark., son of the late William Ransom and Ada Henderson, he was a member of the Greater Life United Pentecostal Church in Arbyrd, Mo.
He married Mary McMimm, who survives.
Survivors also include two sons, Kenny Bowles and wife, Lisa, of Senath, Mo. and Kevin Wood, of Cardwell; one daughter, Sandra Crawford and husband, Terry, of Kennett and three grandchildren, Seth and Terri Crawford and Zachery Bowles.
Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. today, Tuesday, Dec. 23, at the Cardwell Cemetery with the Rev. Vernon Purser officiating.
Pallbearers were Kenny Bowles, Kevin Wood, Glen McBride, Ricky Jones, Doug Bird and Tony Ryans.
McDaniel Funeral Home of Arbyrd was in charge of arrangements.