She was born Jan. 18, 1938, in Oran, Mo., daughter of William and Myrtle Osborne.
Novella was preceded in death by a son, Ronald Miles Bonner; husband, Robert Warden; five brothers, William James, William, Bobby, James and Eddie Osborne; three sisters, Janie Steele, Patricia Osborne and Wilma Bradley.
Survivors include a daughter, Debbie (Jim) Profilet of Jackson; two sisters, Norma Glenn of Mound City, Dorothy Essex of Ashton, Ill.; two nieces, Judith Murphy of Mound City, Roberta Randall of Metropolis, Ill.; five grandchildren, Christopher (Kim) Bonner and Jason Bonner of Dallas, Justin (Tonya) Bonner of Grand Rapids, Mich., Natalie (Justin) Jones of Cape Girardeau, Tyler Profilet of New York City; seven great-grandchildren; and many friends and Bingo buddies.
Visitation will be from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, with service immediately following, at Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Funeral Home in Cape Girardeau. Deacon Jim Long will officiate.
Memorial contributions may be may to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.