Rubin Lee McCurry, 87, of Sikeston, Mo., formerly of Gideon, Mo., died Tuesday, April 24, 2007, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston.
Born March 17, 1920, in Darnell, Ark., son of the late Luther Ben and Bertie Brown McCurry, he was a farmer and of the Baptist faith.
In April, 1940, in Lepanto, Ark., he married Laner Gray, who preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by three brothers and three sisters.
Survivors include one daughter, Frances Elliott and husband, Ronnie, of Sikeston and one brother, W.J. McCurry.
Graveside services were held at 2 p.m., today, Wednesday, April 25, in the Stanfield Cemetery at Clarkton, Mo. With the Rev. Jack Allen officiating.
Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo. was in charge of arrangements.