W. J. Lemings, 75, of Clarkton, Mo., died Saturday, Nov. 29, 2008, at Landmark Hospital.
Born Jan. 16, 1933, in Hattieville, Ark., son of the late Clyde and Hazel Burkett Lemings, he was an electrician.
On Jan. 1, 1966, in Gideon, Mo., he married Doris Jane Oakes, who survives.
Survivors also include one sister, Sarah Templemire, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., and a nephew, Richard DePew, of Houston, Texas.
He was preceded in death by one sister, Louise DePew.
Funeral services were held at 3 p.m., Monday, Dec. 1, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel in Malden with Rev. James Bolin officiating.
Burial was in the Stanfield Cemetery at Clarkton.