LILBOURN -- Gary Rudd, 54, died Feb. 21, 2008, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis.
Born Nov. 22, 1953, in Hayti, to the late Orvil and Wilma Rines Rudd, he worked for Bill LaValle Farms.
On Feb. 15, 1992, he married Sarah Nelson, who survives of the home.
Other survivors include: one son, Roy Earnest Rudd of Fort Hood, Texas; one daughter and son-in-law, Jamie and Michael Whitley of Lilbourn; one brother and sister-in-law, Roy and Marie Rudd of Alton; three sisters and two brothers-
in-law, Judy and Ron Kinser of Las Vegas, and Suzie and Glen Campbell and Tammy Rudd of Alton; two grandchildren, James Rudd and Alissa Whitley of Lilbourn; and many nieces and nephews.
One son, Gary Eugene Rudd, preceded him in death.
Visitation is from 2 p.m. until time of services at 4:30 p.m. Friday at the Ponder Funeral Home in Sikeston. The Rev. Dodie Townsend, pastor of the First Church of God in Lilbourn, will officiate.