SIKESTON -- Lois Blanche Hull, 82, was reunited with her husband, infant daughter and her Savior Jesus Christ in heaven early Sunday morning, January 6, 2013.
She was born April 23, 1930, in Tarkio, to the late Ira Cornelius and J. Ann (Fox) Smith.
On Feb. 25, 1950, she married C. Kenneth Hull, who preceded her in death on Sept. 1, 1993.
She also was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Helen Elaine; four brothers, Fred Smith, Ira P. Smith, Phillip Smith and Melvin Smith; and one sister, Opal Campbell.
Survivors include: three sons and two daughters-in-law, Harvey and Karen Hull of Essex, Jerald Hull of Sikeston and Darrin and Lisa Hull of Springfield; two daughters, Diane Hull and Marilyn Hull of Sikeston; one brother, the Rev. John Smith of Springfield; three sisters, Lillian Dugger of Sikeston, Mary Hamby of Springfield and Bettie Hull of Clarinda, Iowa.; and nine grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Visitation is scheduled from 10 a.m. until noon today at Trinity Gospel Church in Sikeston where services will begin at 12:30 p.m.
Interment will follow at the Sikeston Memorial Park. The Rev. Len Meyers and Dr. Myrna Etheridge will officiate.
Pallbearers will be her five grandsons: Jerrod Hull, Nathan Hull, Christopher Hull, Cameron Hull and Matthew Hull; and three grandsons-in-law, Kevin Holt, Scott Albritton and Josh Paul.
Arrangements are with the Nunnelee Funeral Home.
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Laundry Baskets Full of Love
P.O. Box 382
Sikeston, MO 63801
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