Rayford Eza Matheney, 67, of Kennett, died Friday, March 25, 2005, at Poplar Bluff Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo.
Born Feb. 19, 1938, at Ridgely, Tenn., he was a son of the late James and Beatrice Hill Matheney.
On May 22, 1964, he married Glenda Joyce Street, who survives.
Other survivors include two daughters, Rae Deana Pickard of Kennett and Gwynda Renay Binkard of Vandalia, Mo.; three sisters, Joyce Duffey of Shreveport, La., Judy Lampston of Kennett and Debra Matheney of St. Louis; one brother, Clinton Matheney of Kennett; five grandchildren, Joshua and Jeremy Mitchell of Perryville, Mo., Zachary Binkard of Little Rock, Ark., Jordan Matheney and Shane Pickard of Kennett; one great-grandchild, Camron Mitchell.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Billy Matheney and one granddaughter, Sarah Binkard.
Visitation will be 10 a.m. Monday, March 28, at McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett until time of service at 11 a.m. at McDaniel Chapel with the Rev. Don Slatton officiating.
Burial will be in Oak Ridge Cemetery in Kennett.