Roxie Kenter

Friday, September 26, 2003

Roxie Ann Kenter, 91, of St. Louis died Thursday, Sept. 25, 2003, at Alexian Brothers Lansdowne Village in St. Louis.

She was born June 16, 1912, at Neelys Landing, daughter of Carl and Nora Clingingsmith Craft. She and Charles "Red" Kenter were married June 16, 1934, in Waterloo, Ill. He died Nov. 19, 1983.

Kenter was formerly of Neelys Landing. She worked in the restaurant at Famous-Barr in St. Louis 25 years, retiring in 1972.

Survivors include a son, Albert Kenter of Hillsboro, Mo.; two daughters, Jane Barks of Lonedell, Mo., Doris Knight of St. Louis; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

Friends may call at McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson from 4 to 8 p.m. today.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with Jerry Craft officiating. Burial will be in New Bethel Cemetery.