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Kenneth Atteberry

Friday, February 1, 2008

PORTAGEVILLE - Kenneth Atteberry, 64, died Jan. 30, 2008, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.

Born April 16, 1943, at Portageville, he was the son of the late Vonnie Kirby and Elmer Lewis Atteberry.

On March 17, 1973, at Hayward, he married Bernice Lee Clark, who preceded him in death on Dec. 30, 2000.

One stepson, Gary Joe Whittemore, also preceded her in death.

Survivors include: one son, Tommy Whittemore of Lilbourn; four daughters, Sheila Smart and Sherry Mays of Portageville and Elaine Keel of Kennett and Lajina Helm of Holcomb; three brothers, Elmer Lew Jr. of Show Low, Ariz., David Atteberry of Blytheville, Ark., and Danny Atteberry of Hayti; six sisters, Alice Carnell and Janet Chidester of Hayti, Joyce Leonard of Portageville, Judy Schmidt of Arnold, Barbara Chidester of Benton and Sherry Whittemore of Dexter; and 11 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Visitation is at 5 p.m. today at DeLisle Funeral Home in Portageville, where services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday with the Rev. Eugene Poole officiating.

Burial will follow in the Portageville Cemetery.