Gladys Kinsall

Friday, February 12, 2010

Gladys Jewel Brazel Kinsall, 85, of Jonesboro, Ark., passed away Saturday, Feb. 6, 2010, at Craighead County Nursing Center.

She retired from banking after 40-plus years. She started her career at the Bank of Illmo. She was a member of Cornerstone United Methodist Church.

Survivors include two daughters, Carol (John) McCarthy and Debbie (Richard) Rutherford of Jonesboro; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two sisters, Jodie (Pat) McKee of Cape Girardeau, Jean Williams of Waterloo, Iowa; two brothers, Mike (Donna) Brazel of Kansas City, Mo., Pat (Carol) Brazel of Scott City; and a sister-in-law, Nita Brazel of Jackson.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Alvin Kinsall; mother, Dorothy Brazel; father, Homer Brazel; two brothers, Homer Ray Brazel Jr. and Dick Brazel.

A celebration of life service was held Feb. 9, 2010, at Gregg Funeral Home in Jonesboro. Burial was in Jonesboro Memorial Park.

Announcement courtesy of Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City.