Edna Burtchett, age 87, of Aurora, died on Thursday, April 29, at Lacoba Nursing Home in Monett.
She was born to James and Martha Edwards Nunley on Sept. 8, 1922 in Rosebud, Ark.
Edna was a member of the Eagles Club Ladies Auxiliary in Aurora since 1988 where she served in several officer positions through the years. She was the oldest member of the auxiliary and enjoyed participating in several of the club's community service programs such as providing food baskets for the needy.
Survivors include one grandson: Tim Burtchett, of Monett; one granddaughter: Theresa Burtchett, of Greenwood, Ark.; one sister: Hazel Scott, of Rockledge, Fla.; and a daughter-in-law: Kay Burtchett, of Claremore, Okla.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband: Wallace; one son: John Burtchett; one brother: Ira Nunley; and five sisters: Irene Hensley, Viola Nunley, Wilma Bell, Inita Huffines and Earlene Warner.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, May 1 in the Peterson Funeral Chapel in Aurora. Burial was in Maple Park Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the Eagles Club Ladies Auxiliary local charitable program, Rt. 1, Box 243, B-1, Aurora, Mo. 65605.