Willene Cossairt

Monday, June 23, 2003

Willene W. Cossairt, 84, of Cape Girardeau, died Saturday, June 21, 2003, at her residence.

She was born Sept. 23, 1918, in Stoddard County, daughter of William B. and Cora Wilkerson Warren. She and Robert J. Cossairt were married May 11, 1937, at Bloomfield, Mo. He died May 3, 1991.

Cossairt worked at Elder Manufacturing in Bloomfield. She was a member of First Christian Church in Cape Girardeau.

Survivors include a son, Stephen Cossairt of Memphis, Tenn.; a daughter, Barbara Underwood of Cape Girardeau; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by three brothers.

Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Chapel. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the chapel, with Dr. David Felty officiating. Graveside services will be at 2:45 p.m. in Bloomfield Cemetery in Bloomfield.