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Pearly Prince

Thursday, February 13, 2003

The funeral for Pearly Prince of Jackson will be held at 1 p.m. today at McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett, Mo. Burial will be in Oak Ridge Cemetery at Kennett.

Prince, 90, died Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.

She was born July 21, 1912, in East Bernstadt, Ky., daughter of George Washington and Margaret Copeland McNew. She and LeRoy Prince were married July 4, 1932, at Kennett, Mo. He died Nov. 14, 1965.

Survivors include three sons, Frank Prince of Jackson, Jerry Prince of Mobile, Ala., Bobby Prince of Crystal City, Mo.; three daughters, Ethel Jackson of Kennett, Barbara Chambliss of Jackson, Eva Foster of Joliet, Ill.; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by four brothers and two sisters.