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Grace LeAnn Louis Wynn

Tuesday, September 11, 2007

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Grace LeAnn Louis Wynn, the daughter of the late Richard and Lillie Washington Shaw, was born in Penola County, Miss., on May 14, 1915, and died at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston on Thursday, Sept. 6, 2007, at the age of 92.

Mrs. Wynn moved to the Essex area in 1959, and in 1984, she moved to Sikeston. She was a homemaker and a child care provider. She was a member of the Travelers Rest Missionary Baptist Church in Sikeston.

In 1934, she was married to Relicious Wynn. He preceded her in death.

Surviving are two sons, Lucious Wynn of Sikeston and Otis Wynn of Parma; four daughters, Clara Hankins of Sikeston, Grace Kelly of Crenshaw, Miss., Lillie Baker and Edna Herrion, both of Sikeston; 26 grandchildren; 58 great-grandchildren; 36 great-great-grandchildren; and one adopted sister, Deloris McComb of Poplar Bluff.

She was preceded in death by one brother, James Shaw; two grandsons; and one great-grandson.

Visitation will be held after 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 13, 2007, at the Watkins & Sons Funeral Home in Dexter.

Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 13, 2007, at the Watkins & Sons Chapel in Dexter with Rev. Herman Gardner of Sikeston officiating.

Interment will follow in the Sunset of Memories Cemetery in Sikeston with Watkins & Sons Funeral Service of Dexter in charge of arrangements.