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Wilda Menley

Saturday, June 18, 2005

BLOOMFIELD - Wilda Mae Menley, 73, died June 17, 2005, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter.

Born July 4, 1931, in Strawberry, Ark., daughter of the late Jess H. and Alie Eagan Horn, since 1954 she had lived in Bloomfield where she was a member of the Church of Christ.

On March 3, 1954, in New Madrid, she married Arvel N. Menley who survives of the home.

Other survivors include: four daughters, Evelyn Boyt, Cathy Smith and Joan Espada of Dexter and Wilma Rogers of Sikeston; one son, Glennon Menley of Lebanon; four brothers, John Horn of Bloomfield, Jess Horn and Bob Horn of Dexter and Terry Gene Horn of Jacksonville, Fla.; four sisters, Verneal Durbin and Nina Williamson of Bloomfield, Shirley Smith of Boise, Idaho, and Nadene Teeters of Circle City; and 17 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one daughter, Patty Thomason; one sister, Lana Spencer; and one brother, Herman Horn.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until service time at 1:30 p.m. today at Watkins and Sons Chapel in Dexter. Dale Grissom of Dexter will officiate.

Burial will follow in the Triplett Cemetery near Dexter.