ST. LOUIS -- Sammie Lee Warfield Underwood, 75, died Jan. 1, 2012, at University City Forest Manor in University City.
Born Aug. 25, 1936, in Sikeston, to the late Robert and Lottie Green Yarber Sr., she had lived in St. Louis since 1965 where she was a member of Bethel A.M.E. Church.
She is survived by five sons, John Yarber of Malden, Keith Warfield, Freddie Warfield and Steven Warfield all of St. Louis and Gary Warfield of Jackson; three daughters and one son-in-law, Alexis Warfield and Jolanda Warfield of St. Louis, and Tracey and Warren Smith of Fredericksburg, Va.; three brothers, R.B. Yarber of Atlanta, Isaiah Yarber of Fort Valley, Ga., and Aaron Yarber of Cape Girardeau; one sister, Ella Sumlin of Sikeston; and a host of grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Visitation is from 2 p.m. until time of services at 3 p.m. Saturday at West End Missionary Baptist Church in Sikeston with Calvin Bird officiating.
Burial will follow in Warfield Cemetery at Oran with the Williams Funeral Home of Sikeston in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent at www.thewilliamsfuneralhomes.com.