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Edna Darnell

Friday, May 28, 2004

Edra Odean Darnell, 83, of Hayti Mo., died Tuesday, May 25, 2004, at Pemiscot Memorial Health Systems in Hayti.

Born Sept. 23, 1920 in Savannah, Tenn., daughter of the late Homer and Lantie Alexander Cole, she was a homemaker, and a member of the Assembly of God Church.

On Nov. 5, 1938, in Caruthersville, Mo., she was married to Charles Darnell, who preceded her in death on Aug. 26, 1997. She was also preceded in death by one son, Sammy Darnell.

Survivors include two sons, Charles E. and Johnny Darnell, both of Braggadocio; nine grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on May 27, at the H.S. Smith Funeral Home with Rev. Charles Faught officiating.

Burial was in the Maple Cemetery.

Pallbearers were James Riley, Robert Pritchett, Cecil Riley, Clifton Forsythe, Donnie Riley, and Clifford Britt.