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Wednesday, Apr. 23, 2014

Mattie Moring

Friday, October 28, 2005

SIKESTON - Mattie Lee McConnell Moring, 98, died Oct. 27, 2005, at the Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston.

Born Aug. 6, 1907, in Lynnville, Tenn., daughter of the late Eddie and Beulah Stephenson McConnell, she had been a resident of Sikeston for over 60 years. She taught Sunday school and was a member of North Acres General Baptist Church in Sikeston. She had worked at Nancy's Sweet Shop, Airport Elementary School and later the Sikeston Regional Center for many years before retiring.

In August 1927, she married Arthur Moring who preceded her in death April 28, 1984.

Survivors include: one son and daughter-in-law, Frank and Wanda Moring of Nixa; three daughters and sons-in-law, Helen "Anice" and Norman Black of Farmington, Joyce and Glenn Pierce of Essex and Dollie and James Clayton of Sikeston; 19 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren and 22 great-great-

grandchildren.

Visitation is from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the Ponder Funeral Home in Sikeston, where services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday.

Burial will follow in the Garden of Memories Cemetery.