J.C. Cuff, son of the late John Cuff and Lula Davis Cuff, was born Aug. 28, 1927, in Bessville, Mo., and departed this life Wednesday, July 11, 2012, at the age of 84.
J.C. married Marian Jones on Aug. 24, 1946.
He served in the United States Navy during World War II, was a 32nd Degree Mason and a member of the First Baptist Church of Kennett.
Survivors include his wife, Marian Cuff, of Kennett; one daughter, Janis Hampton and husband, Kent, of Malden, Mo.; one brother, Paul Cuff and wife, Janice, of Kennett; one sister, Ruth Payne, of Kennett; two grandchildren, Julieana Lancaster and husband, Shane, of Kennett and Christy Fortner and husband, Billy, of Tallapoosa, Mo.; five great-grandchildren, Mallory and Dustin Lancaster and Drew, Owen and Lauren Fortner, and other relatives and many friends.
Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., today, Friday, July 13, at McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m., today, Friday, July 13, at McDaniel Chapel in Kennett with Rev. Ed Jansson officiating.
Burial will follow in the Memorial Gardens Cemetery at Kennett.
Pallbearers are Dustin Lancaster, Randy Payne, Gordon Wayne Payne, Rick Lomax, Ron Jones and Kenny Cuff.
Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com.