Oda Pfeffer, 90, of Malden, Mo., died Monday, Jan. 29, 2009, at her residence.
Born Jan. 11, 1919, in Bells, Tenn., daughter of the late William Robert and Winnie Mae Kinchen Jernigan, she was a member of the Spoonerville Baptist Church in Malden and was retired from Brown Shoe Company.
On Dec. 19, 1936, she married Hollie Floyd Pfeffer, who preceded her in death Feb. 26, 1978. She was also preceded in death by two brothers, R. C. and James Jernigan; two infant brothers, and two sisters, Clister Wilson and Hortense Barger.
Survivors include three sons, Wendell Pfeffer, of Dudley, Mo., Lowell Pfeffer, of Campbell, Mo., and Byron Pfeffer, of Kennett; one daughter, Glenda Ferguson, of Malden; two brothers, Estell Jernigan, of Rutherford, Tenn., and Lloyd Jernigan, of Emmett, Ark.; four sisters, Flossie Lewis, of Braggadocio, Mo., Ophelia Duncan, of Kenton, Tenn., Jessie Reason, of Brownsville, Tenn., and Opal Adams, Trenton, Tenn.; 15 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren, and four great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Feb. 3, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel in Malden with Rev. Richard Blagg officiating.
Burial was in the Little Prairie Cemetery at Caruthersville, Mo.
Memorials can be made to the Spoonerville Baptist Church Building fund.