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 Daisy Louise “Louise” <I>White</I> Purnell

Daisy Louise “Louise” White Purnell

Calhoun, Henry County, Missouri, USA
Death 13 Feb 2017 (aged 101)
Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, USA
Burial Calhoun, Henry County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 176333749 · View Source
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Daisy Louise Purnell, age 101, passed away on Monday, February 13, 2017 at Kingswood Living Center, Kansas City, MO.
Louise was born on August 7, 1915 to Hugh & Lillie White of Calhoun, MO.  She married John William Purnell on April 18, 1936.  They lived on a farm East of Calhoun, while John worked at Windsor Coal Company.  Louise made clothes for her daughters and made beautiful quilts for all her children and grandchildren to cherish.  Later they moved to K.C., KS.  John worked at Fairbanks and Morse Company, while Louise worked for K. C. Boys’ Wear, later at Gay Gibson, then at Nelly Don Clothing.
Louise is survived by four children, Lillie Yvonne Emsweller of Kalispell, Montana, Leta Marie Scott and husband Don of Raytown, MO, Barbara Lou Meacham and husband Ivan of Lowry City, MO and Melford Purnell of Big Fork, Montana.  She is also survived by a sister-in-law, Betty Clemons of Clinton, MO.  Louise was cherished by her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  She will be greatly missed by family and friends that were so dear to her.
The family will receive visitors at 1:00 PM of Thursday, February 16, 2017 at Consalus Funeral Home, Clinton.  A funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 PM, followed by Interment at Calhoun Cemetery, Calhoun, MO.
The family has requested that memorial contributions be made to Calhoun Cemetery and may be left in care of Consalus Funeral Home, 209 S. 2nd St., Clinton, MO 64735.

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  • Created by: Joni (Hedrick) Dietz
  • Added: 14 Feb 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 176333749
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Daisy Louise “Louise” White Purnell (7 Aug 1915–13 Feb 2017), Find A Grave Memorial no. 176333749, citing Calhoun Cemetery, Calhoun, Henry County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Joni (Hedrick) Dietz (contributor 48207893) .