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Bertha Belle Willeford

Thursday, September 22, 2005

Born 10-11-1910 -- Died 9-15-2005

Bertha Belle Willeford, 94, of Viola, Ark., daughter of the late Wiley Haynes and Leona Wetherford Haynes was born Oct. 11, 1910, in Viola. She died Sept. 15, 2005, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem.

She was united in marriage to Rufus Willeford on Oct. 25, 1925, in Viola.

During her working years, she and her husband carried the mail in Pittsburg, Kan. She was a member of the Flora Church.

Survivors include nieces and nephew, several cousins and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband; her son, Homer Sidney Willeford; and her father and mother.

The funeral service was held Sept. 18 at Flora Church, with burial in Flora Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of Cox-Blevins Funeral Home of Salem, Ark.