SIKESTON -- Rubin Lee McCurry, 87, formerly of Gideon, died April 24, 2007, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston.
Born March 17, 1920, in Darnell, Ark., to the late Luther Ben and Bertie Brown McCurry, he was a farmer and of the Baptist belief.
In April 1940, at Lepanto, Ark., he married Laner Gray who preceded him in death.
Three brothers and three sisters also preceded him in death.
Survivors include: one daughter and son-in-law, Frances and Ronnie Elliott of Sikeston; and one brother, W.J. McCurry of Nimmons, Ark.
Visitation is at 11 a.m. today at Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden. Graveside services will follow at 2 p.m. at Stanfield Cemetery in Clarkton with the Rev. Jack Allen officiating.