NEW MADRID - Inez McWhirter, 73, died May 11, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.
Born Nov. 24, 1934, in the state of Tennessee, she was the daughter of the late Otis Alexander and Lizzie Stiens Davidson. She was a member of the Eagles Aerie No. 4206 and American Legion Auxiliary Unit 595 in New Madrid.
She was married to Billy McWhirter who preceded her in death on April 9, 1991.
One son and two brothers also preceded her in death.
Survivors include: one son and daughter-in-law, Johnny and Mickie McWhirter of New Madrid; two daughters, Virginia McWhirter of New Madrid and Debbie McWhirter of Dexter; three brothers, Edgar Davidson of the state of Michigan, Clyde Davidson of Sikeston and Howard "Buddy" Davidson of the state of California; one sister, Mary McCoy of North Branch, Mich.; and five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Visitation is from 5-8 p.m. today at Richards Funeral Home in New Madrid, where services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Tuesday with the Rev. Shane Williams officiating.