DEXTER - Elaine Pursell, 50, died Nov. 4, 2007, at her home.
Born April 7, 1957, at Dexter, daughter of Jean Elsworth Brandon of Dexter and the late Bob Brandon, she was a former employee of the Dexter Statesman where she worked as advertising director. She was of the Baptist belief.
On July 18, 1992, at Dexter, she married Tony Pursell who survives of the home.
In addition to her husband and mother, she is survived by: one daughter and son-in-law, Ashley and Josh Jarrell of Dexter; by one step-son and daughter-in-
law, John and Carissa Pursell of Cape Girardeau; two sisters, Becky Rounsaville and Marolyn Atkins of Dexter; and one grandson, Landon Jarrell. Visitation is at 3 p.m. today at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter where services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday with the Rev. Phil Warren officiating.
Burial will follow in the Dexter Cemetery.