Wanda Tedford

Wednesday, November 26, 2003

SIKESTON, Mo. -- Wanda Lee Tedford, 66, formerly of Sikeston, died Monday, Nov. 24, 2003, at Gambrill Gardens Retirement Community in Ellisville, Mo.

She was born April 17, 1937, in Portageville, Mo., daughter of James F. and Lelia Mae Stewart Barham. She and Earl Tedford were married Feb. 11, 1956, at Benton, Mo. He died Nov. 21, 1985.

Tedford was a former member of First Baptist Church in Sikeston.

Survivors include two daughters, Evelyn Dixon of Sikeston, Wanda Harris of Chesterfield, Mo.; a sister, Carol Bennett of Minneapolis, Minn.; her stepmother, Glodine Barham of Minneapolis; and three grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Friends may call at Nunnelee Funeral Chapel from noon to 2 p.m. today.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. today at the chapel, with Dr. Rick Ramsey officiating. Burial will be in Garden of Memories Cemetery.