Eulla Belle "Tootie" Emenhiser, 82, of Kennett, died Friday, Jan. 11, 2008, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
Born July 3, 1925, in Senath, Mo., she was the daughter of the late William Daniel and Flora Belle Shields Callahan.
She married Orville Owen "Bud" Emenhiser, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her only son, Donnie Emenhiser and one sister, Julia Parker.
Survivors include two daughters, Judy Wallace, of Malden, Mo., and Patti Riggs and husband, Dolph, of Kennett; four brothers, Jim Callahan, of Kennett, Joe Callahan and wife, Lady, of Senath, Mo., Jerry Callahan, of Michigan and Gerald "Butch" Callahan, of Arkansas; four sisters, Ollie McDaniel, of Arbyrd, Mo., Amy Vaughn, of Cardwell, Mo., Shirley Nething and husband, Chester, of Lafe, Ark., and Janie Renfrow and husband, Gary, of Paragould, Ark.; seven grandchildren, Angela French and husband, Brad, Amy Duckworth and husband, David, Amanda Layne and husband, Tyler, and Ashli Brooke Wallace, and their father, Steven Wallace, of Malden, Mo., Chris Watson and wife, Amy, of Kennett, Brian Emenhiser, of Jonesboro, Ark., and Barry Don Emenhiser; five great-grandchildren, Molly French, Julianna French, Benjamin French and Ella Duckworth, all of Malden and Hayden Watson, of Kennett; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m., today, Tuesday, Jan. 15, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Kennett with the Rev. Scott Andrews officiating.
Burial was in the Lulu Cemetery at Senath.
Pallbearers were Ed Callahan, Dan Callahan, Tim Martin, Tyrone Presson, Ronnie Crittendon, and Talbert Nething.
Donations may be made to the Delta Children's Home, P.O. Box 573, Kennett, Mo. 63857.