Arlene McGill

Saturday, July 13, 2002

SIKESTON, Mo. -- Arlene Yvonne McGill, 62, of Sikeston died Friday, July 12, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau.

She was born Jan. 31, 1940, in Maryville, Tenn., daughter of Paul and Maggie Taylor Long.

McGill was a member of Powerhouse of God Church.

Survivors include three sons, Linton Jacobs, Tom Staggs and Ronnie Staggs, all of Sikeston; a daughter, Julie Draper of Sikeston; her mother, Maggie Skinner of Sikeston; a brother, Ken Long of Sacramento, Calif.; five sisters, Gladys Rogers of Morehouse, Mo., Mary Mason of Clements, Calif., Linda Raines of Sacramento, Shelby Samaniego of Kerman, Calif., Freddie Sue Spraggs of Jefferson City, Mo.; 15 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a sister.

Friends may call at Nunnelee Funeral Chapel from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday.

Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday at the chapel, with the Rev. Betty Ware officiating. Burial will be in Garden of Memories Cemetery.