ESSEX -- Pauline A. Walters, 85, died Dec. 8, 2011, at Winchester Place in Bernie.
Born Aug. 17, 1926, in Essex, to the late Elmer LeFord Williamson and Mabel Elizabeth Sitton, she had worked as secretary at Big Starr and at Elders Manufacturing in Dexter.
On March 22, 1944, she married Dale Lee Walters who preceded her in death on Dec. 17, 1989. On Aug. 17, 1995, she married Delmer Pruitt and he preceded her in death on Nov. 29, 2006.
She was also preceded in death by one brother, Rex Williamson, and four sisters, Helen Barker, Louise Langley, Mabel King and Iris Russo.
Survivors include: two sons and daughters-in-law, Kenneth and Carolyn Walters of Dexter and Charles and Ruby Walters of Thornton, Colo.; one brother Mike Williamson of Poplar Bluff; four sisters, Kay Nelson of Maryville, Susan Karr of Kansas City, Mo., Georgia Brown Fairfield of Bay, Ark., and Jan Lasater of St. Louis; and six grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Services were conducted today at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral in Bernie with the Rev. Bill Garrett officiating.
Burial followed in the Dexter Cemetery.