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Edna Darnell

Friday, June 4, 2004

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

Born Sept. 20, 1920, in Savannah, Tenn., a daughter of the late Homer and Lantie Alexander Cole, she attended Braggadocio schools, was a homemaker and member of the Assembly of God Church.

On Nov. 5, 1938, in Caruthersville, Mo., she married Charles S. Darnell who preceded her in death Aug. 26, 1997.

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

She was preceded in death by one son, Sammy Darnell.

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

Burial was in Maple Cemetery.

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