Cecil Daugherty

Friday, August 27, 2004

SIKESTON, Mo. -- Cecil Stoker Daugherty, 93, of Sikeston died Wednesday, Aug. 25, 2004, at Sikeston Convalescent Center.

He was born Oct. 27, 1910, in Matthews, Mo., son of Benjamin Gaither and Bertie May Stoker Daugherty. He and Lena Marie Acord were married Oct. 11, 1931, at Lilbourn, Mo.

Daugherty was a retired farmer, and member of Tanner Street Church of God.

Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Lena Wood of Sikeston, Linda McNamara of Dallas, Texas; a brother, Gaither Daugherty of Sikeston; five grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and four great-stepgrandchildren.

Friends may call at Ponder Funeral Home from 5 to 8 p.m. today.

The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Larry Smith officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.