Catherine Lenora Ragland, 48, of Kennett, died Sunday, March 11, 2007, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.
Born Aug. 10, 1958, in Wynn, Ark., daughter of the late Arch Arthur and Nina Maxine Martin Pender, she was a homemaker.
On March 23, 1975, in Arkansas, she married Bobby Joe Ragland, who preceded her in death on Dec. 2, 2000. She was also preceded in death by two sons, Infant Pender and Oliver Wilburn Pender; one brother, Dennis Ray Pender, Sr., and two sisters, Charlean Ellis and Nancy Carolyn Pender.
Survivors include five sons, Larry Wayne Ragland and wife, Sharon, Bobby Wayne Ragland, Brett Wayne, Donald Lee and Patric Wayne Pender, all of Kennett; two daughters, Melissa Charlene and Melody Macine Ragland, both of Kennett; four brothers, Arch Arthur Pender, III, and Larry Pender, both of Kennett, Jimmy Wayne Pender, of Marked Tree, Ark., and Donald Pender, of Manila, Ark.; three sisters, Nina Joann Burns and Mary Jane Ragland, both of Kennett and Billie Jean Rivera, of Marked Tree and three grandchildren, Katie-Jo and Dawson Jacob Ragland and Baby Pender, all of Kennett.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Wednesday, March 14, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Kennett.
Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m., Wednesday, March 14, in the Senath Cemetery at Senath, Mo.
Pallbearers will be Larry Ragland, Jr. Massey, Robert Sparks, Robert Williams, Justin and Winford Pender and Jimmy Ragland.