Juanita Wilfong

Thursday, August 2, 2007

BLOOMFIELD, Mo. -- Juanita Wilfong, 92, of Bloomfield died Tuesday, July 31, 2007, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo.

She was born Oct. 26, 1914, at Bell City, Mo., daughter of John W. and Lydia Jane Masters McCulley. She first married Raymond Davie, who preceded her in death. She then married Truman Elledge, who died in 1972, and later married Clay Wilfong, who died in 1991.

Wilfong had lived at Bloomfield since 1980. She had worked at Elder Manufacturing Co. in Dexter. She attended Bloomfield Church of Christ and Bloomfield Bible Tabernacle Church.

Survivors include a niece whom she raised, Patricia Wilson of Bloomfield; a brother, John McCulley of Poplar Bluff, Mo.; and a sister, Gertrude Cruz of Whitewater.

She was preceded in death by a son.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to service time Friday at Chiles-Cooper Funeral Home.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home, with Dudley Hamilton officiating. Burial will be in Dexter Cemetery.