SIKESTON - Beatrice Malone, 97, formerly of Kewanee, died Nov. 30, 2006, at her home.
Born Nov. 12, 1909, at Formosa, Ark., she was the daughter of the late George Washington and Tennessee Keck Barnes.
She was married to George Malone, who preceded her in death on June 6, 1990.
One son, Joe Malone; and three brothers, Alvin Barnes, Andrew Barnes and Tollie Barnes, also preceded her in death.
Survivors include: one son, Doyle Malone of Rockford, Ill.; three daughters, Shirley Crandall of Love Park, Ill., Wanda Rutherford of Sikeston and Barbara Lingle of Matthews; two brothers, Henry Barnes and Jessie Wayne Barnes of Bernie; two sisters, Clara Taylor of Dexter and Macell Barnes of Chicago; and five grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and two great-great-
Services were held at 10 a.m. today at Richards Funeral Home in New Madrid.
Burial followed in the Evergreen Cemetery at New Madrid.