Della Mae Dunivan, 67, of Gideon, Mo., died Sunday, April 3, 2005, at her residence.
Born April 19, 1937, in Oglesville, Mo., daughter of the late Monte Wade and Mable Marie Bristow Pratt, she was a member of the Church of Christ of Gideon.
On Oct. 6, 1953, in Mississippi, she married J.C. Dunivan, who preceded her in death on Aug. 15, 1988. She was also preceded in death by one step-son, Ronald Dunivan; one brother, Walter Pratt and two sisters, Jennie Aldridge and Mary Ann "Tootsie" Allen.
Survivors include two sons, Don Dunivan, of Gideon and John Dunivan and wife, Patricia, of Poplar Bluff, Mo.; one step-son, Jerry Paul Dunivan and wife, Nancy, of Reddings, Calif.; one step-daughter, Carol Newsom, of Gideon; three brothers, Richard Pratt, of Kokomo, Ind., Charlie Pratt, of Apple Valley, Calif., and Edward Pratt, of Oklahoma City, Okla.; four sisters, Glowdine Miller, of Piedmont, Mo., Louise Lee, of California, Dorothy Mantle, of Hazelwood, Mo., and Betty Harris, of St. Louis, Mo.; 12 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. today, Tuesday, April 5, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Gideon.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 6, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel with Kevin Lawrence officiating.
Burial will follow at the Stanfield Cemetery in Clarkton, Mo.