Jessie Pratt

Sunday, February 25, 2007

Jessie Elizabeth Pratt, 96, of Scott City died Saturday, Feb. 24, 2007, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau.

She was born on Dec. 30, 1910, at Carmi, Ill., daughter of George Thomas and Nancy Louisia Staley Zoph.

She married William Henry Pratt. He died in July 1975.

She was a member of Nazarene Church in Cape Girardeau.

Survivors include a son, Bill Pratt of Scott City; a daughter, Pat Bailey of Campbell, Mo.; eight grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and 13 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, three brothers and six sisters.

No visitation will be held.

A graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Garden of Memories Cemetery in Sikeston, Mo. The Rev. John Rice will officiate.

Arrangements are being being handled by Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City.