Mildred Donica

Friday, August 29, 2003

DEXTER, Mo. -- Mildred Eva Donica, 83, of Dexter died Monday, Aug. 25, 2003, at her home.

She was born March 28, 1920, at Risco, Mo., daughter of Thomas Renshaw and Clara Thompson Hunt. She and Kenneth Russell Donica were married Jan. 1, 1949, in Monette, Ark. He died Aug. 8, 1987.

Donica formerly worked at Davis Electric in Cape Girardeau. She was a member of Dexter Church of Christ.

Survivors include two sons, Jim Smith of Crossville, Tenn., Charles Donica of Kirkwood, Mo.; two daughters, Sharon Gammon of Cape Girardeau, Mickey Williams of Moberly, Mo.; 13 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sons, a daughter, a grandchild, and a great-grandchild.

Friends may call at Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home, with Dale Grissom officiating. Burial will be in Puxico Cemetery at Puxico, Mo.