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Lora Whittenburg

Wednesday, November 23, 2005

Lora Whittenburg, 91, of Malden, Mo., died Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2005, at the Malden Nursing Center.

Born May 18, 1914, in Canalou Mo., she was the daughter of the late Frederick Theddeous and Minnie A. Hilton Bryant.

On Dec. 17, 1928, in New Madrid, Mo., she married Orby C. Whittenburg, who preceded her in death on Dec. 31, 1980. She was also preceded in death by two daughters, Wilda Rawlings and Lora Ann Russom; one sister, Lola Durbin and one brother, Claude Bryant.

Survivors include one daughter, Juanita Beck, of Risco, Mo.; two sons, Ted Whittenburg, of Risco and Orby C. Whittenburg Jr., of Arnold, Mo.; 15 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. today, Wednesday, Nov. 23, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel in Malden with the Rev. Vernon Self officiating.

Burial was in the Memorial Park Cemetery at Malden.