CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Charlene Gafford, 74, died Dec. 30, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital.
Born Dec. 28, 1933, in Lauderdale County, Tenn., to the late Charlie and Ardella Glenn Dayson, she had lived in Missouri since 1992.
Survivors include: one son, Clifton Stringer of Sacramento, Calif.; one daughter, Robin Gafford of Cape Girardeau; two brothers, Robert Robinson and James Robinson of Lilbourn; one sister, Georgia Burks of Griffith, Ind.; and 19 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren.
Visitation is scheduled from noon until time of services at 1 p.m. Saturday at the First Baptist Church in Howardville. The Rev. Floyd Wade will officiate.
Burial will follow in Simmons Park Cemetery at Catron.
Williams Funeral Home of Howardville is in charge of arrangements.