Geraldine Southern, 72, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., died Saturday, Nov. 13, 2004, at Westwood Hills Nursing Center in Poplar Bluff.
Born Feb. 5, 1932, in Kennett, she was the daughter of the late Richard and Amanda Marie Winchester Downing.
Survivors include one son, Kenny Berry, of Green City, Mo. and three sisters, Alberta Gonzales, of Aurora, Ill. and Dorothy Beckett and Asalee Hendrix, both of Poplar Bluff.
She was preceded in death by two sisters, Nadine and Mildred House.
Funeral services were held at noon today, Wednesday, Nov. 17, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel.
Burial was in the Oak Ridge Cemetery at Kennett.