Frank Breeden, son of the late James and Mary Littles Breeden, was born in Lavall on March 29, 1931, and died at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau on Friday, May 9, 2008, at the age of 77.
Mr. Breeden had lived in Morehouse most of his life. He was a retired brick layer and was a member of the Essex Apostolic Church in Essex. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force.
He was married to Emily Buckley in Corning, Ark. She preceded him in death on Dec. 9, 2000.
Surviving are two sons, Butch Breeden and Ricky Breeden, both of Bloomfield; three daughters, Terri Moore of Cape Girardeau, Carmen Bigalow of Moultree, Ga., and Teresa Margaff of Naples, Fla.; 10 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; one sister, Nancy Swinger of Morehouse; and one brother, Jerry Breeden of Kokomo, Ind.
He was preceded in death by one daughter, Emma Breeden; four sisters, Dottie, Lorene, Billie Margaret Breeden and Irene Moore; and three brothers, Austin Breeden, Bob Breeden and Charles Breeden.
Visitation was held after 11 a.m. Monday, May 12, 2008, at the Essex Apostolic Church.
Funeral services were conducted at 1 p.m. Monday, May 12, 2008, at the Essex Apostolic Church with Pastor Rick Breeden of Bloomfield officiating.
Interment followed in the Taylor Cemetery with Watkins & Sons Funeral Service of Dexter in charge of arrangements.