Josie Harpole, daughter of the late Charles J. and Lula Hawthorne Temple, was born on Jan. 26, 1923 in Jackson, Miss., and departed this life Monday, June 6, 2011, at the age of 88.
Josie was married to Arviel "Dee" Harpole, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by three brothers and one sister.
Survivors include three daughters, Rosemary Bryer, of Doniphan, Mo., Kay Smith and husband, Randy, of Covington, Ga., Nicki Clark and husband, Dale, of Holcomb, Mo.; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren, and other relatives and many friends.
Graveside services were held at 11 a.m., today, Wednesday, June 8, in the Memorial Gardens at Kennett with Rev. Dale Rickman officiating.
McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett was in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com.