Virgil McElyea, 86, of Kennett, died Friday, Aug. 29, 2008, at his residence.
Survivors include his wife, Christine Kopp McElyea, of Kennett and two daughters, Viretta Sexton, of Kennett and Shirley Maronay, of Wappapello, Mo.
Services will be at a later date.
Memorials may be made to the Humane Society of Kennett.
McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett is in charge of arrangements.