Vada Dowdy, 95, of Hornersville, Mo., died Tuesday, July 29, 2008, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.
Born July 9, 1913, in Redbud, Ala., daughter of the late Lee and Minnie Laningham Atteberry, she was a homemaker and a member of the First Baptist Church in Hornersville.
She married William Pierce, who preceded her in death and she married Clarence Dowdy, who preceded her in death on July 20, 1987. She was also preceded in death by one brother; one sister and one grandchild.
Survivors include one son, Carl Pierce, of Hornersville; one daughter, Freida Anshultz, of Hornersville; seven grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Friday, Aug. 1, at the Bradshaw-Emerson Funeral Home in Hornersville.
Graveside services will be held at 3 p.m., Friday, Aug. 1, in the Horner Cemetery with the Rev. Floyd Bailey officiating.