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Flora Hood

Thursday, February 1, 2007

SIKESTON - Flora Hood, 69, died Jan. 31, 2007, at her home in Sikeston.

Born Aug. 8, 1937, in Hayti, daughter of Frieda Prince of Hayti and the late Roy Prince, she was a member of Richwoods Methodist Church.

On Jan. 17, 1956, she married Joseph Hood Sr., who preceded her in death on June 3, 1996.

Survivors include: one son, Joseph Hood Jr. of Grant City; four daughters, Cheryl Latshaw and Susan Huddleston of Sikeston, Valeda Learue of St. Paul, Minn., and Robin Tarasevic of Gosnell, Ark.; one brother, Harvey "Buck" Prince of Pascola; and 16 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

One brother, Terry Prince, and one sister, Frances Hurley, preceded her in death.

Vistation will be from noon Saturday until time of funeral services at 2 p.m. at Ponder Funeral Home in Sikeston. The Rev. Blake Tieman, pastor of Sikeston First Family, will officiate.

Burial will follow in the Forest Hills Cemetery at Morley.

Pallbearers will be Mike Huddleston, Brian Henson, Joey Henson, Dan Tarasevic, Paul Latshaw and Tracy Meng.