Verda Mae McMurtrey, 77, of Farmington, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Thursday, Nov. 15, 2007, in Hazelwood, Mo.
Born Dec. 15, 1929, in Hornersville, Mo., she was the daughter of the late William Howard and Verda M. Robinson Howard.
Survivors include two sisters, Shirley Jean Howard, of Hazelwood and Gail Sanders, of Melbourne, Fla.; many nieces and nephews and a niece, Sandy Wills and husband, Jerry, of Kennett.
She was preceded in death by two sisters, Lucille Macom and Ruth Dee Werner and two brothers, Mac Howard and Bud Hardin.
A memorial service will be held at a later date in Farmington.
Cozean Memorial Chapel in Farmington was in charge of arrangements.