Thelma Colleene Crossen, 86, of Arnold, Mo., died Monday, June 9,2008, at South County Nursing Home in Arnold.
Born Oct. 22, 1921, in Bragg City, Mo., daughter of the late Charles Lee and Maude Pearl Gillahan White, she was a homemaker and attended Arnold Baptist Church. She was a former Eagles Club member, former VFW Auxiliary member and former American Legion Member.
On Oct. 8, 1938, she married George Crossen, who survives.
Survivors also include one daughter, Connie Trokey, of St. Louis, Mo.; one sister, Bernice Caulder, of Gideon, Mo.; six grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by one son, Loyce Ray Crossen; one brother, James White and two sisters, Hazel Thompson and Louise Crawford.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Wednesday, June 11, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, June 11, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel in Malden.
Burial will follow in the Stanfield Cemetery at Clarkton, Mo.