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Roberta Jean Midgett

Sunday, November 9, 2008

Roberta Midgett
Roberta Jean Midgett, 66, of Gideon, Mo., died Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2008, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo.

Born Sept. 22, 1942 in Deer, Ark., daughter of the late Theodore Elmer "TE" Cunningham and the late Gracie Daniel Cunningham, she was a member of the First Baptist Church in Clarkton, Mo., a member of the WMU at the First Baptist Church, and a member of TOPS Club in Cambell

On May 5, 1977 in Clarkton she married Ray Kenneth Midgett.

Preceded in death by one sister, Mary Linda Sue Trammell; four brothers, Otis, Dexter, Lonnie, and Donnie Cunningham; one grandchild, Terry Lynn Cunningham; and one great-grandchild, Braizyn Meyers.

Survivors include husband, Kenneth Midgett of Gideon; six daughters, Lori Castaneda of Arthur, Iowa, Mae and husband Francisco Galindo of Oak Creek, Wis., Jeannie and husband Rudy Moreno of Clarkton, Della and husband Roger Garris of Dexter, Shelly and husband Matias Galindo of Milwaukee, Wis., and Esperanza Mathews of Gideon; three sons, Terry Cunningham of Forrest City, Ark., Jesse and wife Debbie Midgett of Clarkton, and Larry and wife Dalelen Mathews of Parsons, Tenn.; two sisters, Kay Cunningham and Bonnie Puente both of Clarkton; two brothers, James "JL" Cunningham and Ronnie Cunningham both of Gideon; 28 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Visitation was held at 6 p.m., Friday, Nov. 7, at Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 8, at the Bradshaw Chapel in Malden, Mo. with Rev. Richard Blagg and Jack Allen officiating.

Burial took place at Stanfield Cemetery in Clarkton, Mo. with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden in charge of arrangements.