Marietta Chestine Miles, 88, of Holcomb, Mo., died Thursday, March 15, 2007, at her residence.
Born Sept. 7, 1918, at Holcomb, she was the daughter of the late William and Francis Smith Swan. She was a homemaker, a social worker for Head Start, and a member of the Maple Grove General Baptist Church at Holcomb.
On Aug. 22, 1936, she married the late Elton Trivillon (Rusty) Miles at Kennett, Mo. He died on June 21, 1999.
Others who preceded her in death were three sons, Johnny Miles, the Rev. Michael Miles and Jackie don Miles; and three sisters.
She is survived by one son, Reggie Miles and wife, Pene, of Panama City, Fla.; three daughters, Jolene Hicks and husband, Delane, of Sarepta, La., Janice Bell and husband, Jim, of Cotton Valley, La., and Rietta Davis of Holcomb; one daughter-in-law, Ginger Miles Evans, of Campbell, Mo.; 13 grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren.
Visitation was from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Saturday, March 17, 2007, at the Landess Funeral Home at Campbell.
The funeral service will be at 2 p.m. today, Sunday, March 18, 2007, at the Landess Funeral Chapel at Campbell with the Rev. James Cowsert officiating.
Burial will follow at the Loyd Cemetery at Holcomb.