She was married on Oct. 1, 1963, in Peach Orchard to Dwight Franklin Laden, who preceded her in death on Aug. 17, 2001.
Mrs. Laden was affiliated with the Landmark Pentecostal Church in Malden.
Survivors include two sons, Scott (Angie) Laden of Dexter and Mark (Melissa) Laden of Morehouse; five sisters, Darlene Tuck, Ruby Walker and Judy Cotton of Gideon, Shirley Wilkerson of Malden, and Barbara Stafford of Bernie; two brothers, Albert Wilkerson of Gideon and Sammy Wilkerson of Portageville; and four grandchildren, Scott Laden II, Brandon Laden, Cody Pullum and Reanna Laden, all of Dexter.
Along with her parents and her husband, she was preceded in death by one son, Dwight Laden, Jr.
Visitation will be held from 8:30 a.m. until 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2009 at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2009 at the Bradshaw Funeral Chapel with Rev. Leroy Young and Rev. Jim Adams officiating.
Interment will take place at the Laden Family Cemetery in Dexter.