January 16, 2003
(2/2/1939 - 1/10/2003)
Carol Sayre, 63, of Bloomfield, IA, died January 10, 2003, at the Davis County Hospital in Bloomfield, IA.
She was born February 2, 1939, in Scotland County, MO, to Ray and Nelda Gooden Kinney.
She married Joe E. Sayre, June 24, 1956, in Scotland County, MO.
A resident of Davis County, IA most of her life, she was a homemaker. She was a member of the Barker United Methodist Church.
She is survived by her husband; mother, Nelda Kinney of Downing, MO; three sons, Randy of Downing, MO, Danny of Creighton, MO and Rick of Unionville, IA; a daughter, Sandra Gaffney of Milton, IA; seven grandchildren and a brother, Clarence Ray Kinney of Bloomfield, IA.
She was preceded in death by her father.
Funeral services were held January 14, 2003, at the Barker United Methodist Church in Scotland County, MO with Rev. Ben Wheeler and Kevin Gingerich officiating. Burial was in the Barker Cemetery, adjacent to the church. A memorial in lieu of flowers has been established to the Reach for the Stars Cancer Fund. Casket bearers were Ed, Jesse, Dean and Donald Gooden, Mike Rippy, Gerald and Phillip Kinney and Ronald Emmons. Eric Haas was an honorary bearer. Wagler Funeral Home, Bloomfield, IA was in charge of arrangements.