SIKESTON -- Judy Kenser Wills, 70, died Dec. 4, 2011, at Baptist Hospital in North Little Rock, Ark.
Born Jan. 13, 1941, in Bertrand, to the late Louis and Elizabeth Austin Kenser, she was a member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church and had been employed by Good Humor-Breyers until retirement in 2005.
On June 10, 1970, she married William M. "Bill" Wills who preceded her in death on Sept. 24, 2010.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was also preceded in death by two sons in infancy, one sister, Donna Lasters, and two brothers, Fred Kenser and James Kenser.
Survivors include one daughter and son-in-law, Lisa Baldwin Wilkerson (Jerry) of Jacksonville, Ark; one brother, Melvin Kenser of Sikeston; and two grandchildren, Doug Wilkerson of Epworth, Iowa, and Taylor Wilkerson of Jacksonville.
The family would like to especially thank Debbie and Loyd Triplett, Mary Jo Daniel and Linda Witzel.
Friends may call at the Ponder Funeral Home from 5 till 8 p.m. today where the rosary will be held at 7:30 p.m. A funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 7, at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church with Glenn Eftink, pastor, officiating.
Interment will follow in the New Morley Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be: Bobby Daniel, Richard Daniel, Kelly Kenser, Jerry Wilkerson Loyd Triplett, and Tony Marret.
Online condolences may be sent at www.ponderfuneralhome.com.