Rayford Ezra 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.
Survivors also include two daughters, Rae Deana Pickard of Kennett and Gwynda Renay Binkard of Vandalia, Mo.; one son, Michael Harol Street, of Kennett; 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; one granddaughter, Sarah Binkard and son, Anthony Street.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 28, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Kennett with the Rev. Don Slatton officiating.
Burial was in the Oak Ridge Cemetery at Kennett.