Verna Lois Charlton, 91, of Kennett, died Tuesday, May 5, 2009, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.
Born Dec. 4, 1917, in Octa, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Alvin Middleton and Ida Parson Middleton.
On Oct. 2, 1937, in Piggott, Ark., she married J.G. "Sam" Charlton, who preceded her in death on June 3, 1983. She was also preceded in death by three brothers, Joe, Oval and Orville Middleton; one sister, Virgie Middleton and one great-great-grandchild.
Survivors include two daughters, Mary Gorman and Faye Howlett, both of Kennett; five grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren and other relatives and many friends.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Friday, May 8, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, May 9, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Dale Rickman officiating.
Burial will follow in the Oak Ridge Cemetery at Kennett.
Pallbearers are Adam McRill, Randy Thompson, Kelton Wilson, Scott McRill, Keith Guthrie and Jason Angel.