Archive - 2013 - Obituary
Frances Estelle Chandler, 78, of Haskell passed away Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013. at Arbor Oaks Health and Rehab Center.
She was born Feb. 25, 1935, the daughter of Grover and Stella Downs Gibbs. She retired from Benton Services Center after working 33 years as a nurse's Aaide.Â She was of the Baptist faith.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her brothers, Lawrence and Bobby Gibbs; her sisters, Marguerite Black and Thelma Cowger.
Myra Lee Pritchett, 83, of Alexander went to be with the Lord on Nov. 12, 2013.
She was a devoted wife of 63 years to Col. C.A. "Bud" Pritchett Jr., a beloved mother, and an extraordinary woman. God blessed her with so many talents, which she graciously shared throughout her lifetime as an Army wife for 30 years and a member of the Avilla community for over 33 years.
A private service is planned.
Arrangements are provided by Dial and Dudley Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to Saline County Hospice.
Online guest book: www.dialanddudleyfuneralhome.com.
Rachel Simmons Smith, 93, of Benton passed away on Nov. 12, 2013, with her family by her side. She was born to the late David and Flora Simmons in Sikeston, Mo.
Rachel enjoyed sewing and spending time with her family and friends. She was a member of Gospel Assembly Church in Missouri.
Rachel was preceded in death by her parents and six brothers and sisters.