Born in Gideon on Jan. 19, 1925, she was the daughter of the late Luther Francis and Mary Irene (Watson) Pavy.
Survivors include one daughter and son-in-law, Lana and Richard Gertz of Arlington Heights; two grandsons, Faust and Tanya Gertz of Decorah, Iowa, and Robert Gertz of Philadelphia, Penn.; three brothers and sisters-in-law, Morrell and Marie Pavy of Dyer, Ark., Thirl and Carol Pavy of Millington, Tenn., and Jerry and Nadine Pavy of Malden; and four sisters and brothers-in-law, Inez and Kenneth Luther of San Diego, Calif., Deloris and John Malamas of Tucson, Ariz., Jean and Jerry Kuisel of San Diego, and Donna and Dennis Gordon of Poplar Bluff.
Visitation will be held from 4:00 to 9:00 p.m. on Friday, March 5, at Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden. Funeral services will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 6, in the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow in the Stanfield Cemetery at Clarkton. Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden is in charge of arrangements.