Graveside services for Pauline Lelia Winchester, 90, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, January 26, 2013, at Huddleston Cemetery, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mrs. Winchester died at 7:39 a.m., Thursday, January 24, 2013, at West Vue Nursing Center.
She was born February 22, 1922, at Thomasville, Missouri, to Walter Lee Watson and Elsie Bay Watson. On November 20, 1943, she was married at Alton, Missouri, to Rodney C. Winchester, who preceded her in death on February 29, 2008. She was a homemaker, enjoyed gardening and loved her family. Mrs. Winchester was of the Baptist faith.
She is survived by three children, Carolyn Gerber, husband, David, West Plains, Missouri, Rodney E. Winchester, wife, Edith, Caulfield, Missouri and Glenda Hunter, husband Ronald, West Plains; two grandchildren, Cody Winchester and Dusty Winchester; one brother, Gene Watson, West Plains, Missouri; two sisters, Nadine Young, Ballwin, Missouri and Oneta Stevens, West Plains, Missouri; and several nieces and nephews.
Her parents, husband, three brothers and two sisters, precede her in death.
Mrs. Winchester will lie in state from 4:00 until 9:00 p.m., Friday at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to Huddleston Cemetery, and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.