EAST PRAIRIE -- Joanie Thurman, 60, died at 2:35 p.m. March 14, 2007, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston.
Born Dec. 13, 1946, in Anniston, daughter of the late Leonard P. and Marguerite Barnhill Thurman, she lived most of her life in Mississippi County and was a member of the Anniston Christian Church.
Survivors include: one brother and sister-in-law, Gary and Paul Thurman of Oak Ridge; one sister-in-law, Guynell Thurman of East Prairie; three nephews, Nick Thurman, John Thurman and Gary Thurman II; one niece, Julie Thurman Moore; four great-nephews, Erin, Shane, Joshua and Kaleb; two great-nieces, Morgan and Talia; and three great-great-nephews, Seth, Mac and Phillip.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by: one brother, Pete Thurman; and one niece, Janie Thurman.
Graveside services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Anniston Cemetery. Mike Johnson will officiate.
Shelby Funeral Home of East Prairie was in charge of arrangements.
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The family requests
be made to:
Sikeston Humane Society
P.O. Box 1428
Sikeston, MO 63801