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Dorothy LaFerney

Thursday, January 12, 2012

NEW MADRID -- Dorothy S. LaFerney, 82, died Jan. 11, 2012, at the Golden Living Center in New Madrid.

Born May 21, 1929, in Portageville, she was the daughter of the late Welton and Alma Burton Marshall.

On April 24, 1944, in New Madrid, she married Richard B. "Dick" LaFerney, and he preceded her in death on July 25, 2007.

She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Carol Ann LaFerney; and seven brothers and sisters.

Survivors include: four sons, Richard LaFerney of Springdale, Ariz., Billy LaFerney and Dennis LaFerney of LaForge and Chris LaFerney of Dexter; three daughters, Rosemary Dooley of Lilbourn, Evelyn Tollison of Dexter and Debbie McCabe of Essex; and 21 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation is from noon until time of services at 2 p.m. Friday at the Apostolic Church of Christ in Lilbourn with the Rev. Larry Gammons officiating.

Burial will follow in Mounds Cemetery in Lilbourn.

DeLisle Funeral Home of Portageville is in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences may be sent at delislefuneralhome.net.