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Cora Hood

Friday, August 24, 2007

Cora Lee Hood, 90, of Sikeston, Mo., formerly of Caruthersville, Mo., died Monday, Aug. 20, 2007, at Sikeston.

Born June 1, 1917, in Savannah, Tenn., daughter of the late John Kenny and Ada Umphrey Ferrell, she was employed at Brown Shoe Company and was of the Baptist faith.

She married John Hood, who preceded her in death on Feb. 16, 1989. She was also preceded in death by 12 brothers and sisters.

Survivors include one daughter, Johnnie Newton and husband, Dale, of Sikeston; one brother, Robert Ferrell, of Savannah; one sister, Etta Louise Motes, of Savannah and a grandson, Michael Newton, of Caruthersville.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 23, at the John W. German Funeral Home Chapel in Hayti with Bro. Doug Wahls officiating.

Burial was in the Little Prairie Cemetery at Caruthersville.

Pallbearers were family and friends.