SIKESTON -- Beulah Virginia Osburn, 97, of Sikeston, died March 10, 2012, at the Miner Nursing Center.
Born Oct. 3, 1914, in McMullin, to the late Jason Henry and Janetta Lee Knight Unsell, she worked for the Foster Grandparent Program for 20 years and also had been employed for many years by the New Dawn State School in Sikeston. She was a member of the Church of God in Vanduser.
On Dec. 7, 1936, in Vanduser, she married George Granville Osburn, who preceded her in death in August of 1976.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one son, Jason Osburn; two brothers, four sisters and one granddaughter.
Survivors include: two daughters and sons-in-law, Wanda and David Lee Evans of Sikeston and Jane and Kenneth Campbell of Hardin, Ky.; three grandchildren, Sonya Worthington and David Evans of Sikeston and Kent Campbell of Murray, Ky. Also surviving are nine great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren.
Services were conducted Tuesday today at the Nunnelee Funeral Chapel in Sikeston, with the Rev. Curtis True, pastor of Church on the Rock of Morehouse, officiating.
Burial followed in the Dogwood Cemetery.
Pallbearers were: Mike Nelson, James Ringwald, Sam Worthington, David Hammon, Kent Campbell and David Evans.
Honorary pallbearer was Chris Newkirk.
Online condolences may be shared at www.nunneleefuneralchapel.com.
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