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Aleta McCormick

Friday, February 17, 2006

Eunice Aleta McCormick, 87, of Arbyrd, Mo., died Friday, Feb. 10, 2006, at the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould, Ark.

Born Nov. 10, 1918, in Brookland, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Lee R. and Julia Elliott Johnston.

On July 4, 1936, in Hollywood, Mo., she married Virgil McCormick, who preceded her in death on Dec. 3, 2003. She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Sanford and Earnest Johnston and one sister, Pansy Lincoln.

Survivors include one son, Ronnie McCormick and wife, Donna, of Benton, Ill.; one brother, Burl Johnston, of Kennett and one grandson, Lee McCormick, of Atlanta, Ga.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 15, at the First Baptist Church in Arbyrd with the Rev. Denny Brown officiating.

Burial was in the Memorial Gardens Cemetery at Kennett.

Pallbearers were Neal Smith, Larry Petty, Donnie West, Hugh Walpole, Ronnie Branum and Dewayne Petty.

McDaniel Funeral Home of Arbyrd was in charge of arrangements.