Pearl Cantrell

Tuesday, December 13, 2005

ADVANCE, Mo. -- Pearl Cantrell, 83, of Advance died Sunday, Dec. 11, 2005, at Advance Nursing Center.

She was born July 10, 1922, at Walnut Ridge, Ark., daughter of Ed and Cora Rogers Jackson. She and Archie E. Cantrell were married Oct. 21, 1939, at Braggadocio, Mo. He died Sept. 9, 1995.

Cantrell was a charter member of Sturdivant General Baptist Church.

Survivors include two sons, Stan and Rodney Cantrell of Advance; a daughter, Shirley Clarkston of Advance; two brothers, Joseph Jackson of Portland, Ore., Delbert Jackson of Portersville, Calif.; two sisters, Margaret Jackson of California, Betty Jackson of Taylorville, Ill.; eight grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

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

Friends may call at Morgan Funeral Home from 5 to 8 p.m. today.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, with the Revs. Keith Price and Dale Wiseman officiating. Burial will be in Morgan Memorial Park.