January 16, 1929 – April 29, 2018
Alene Elizabeth McConnell, age 89, passed away on April 29, 2018, at Clearview Nursing Center in Sikeston, MO. Born January 16, 1929, in Sikeston, MO., to the late Aaron and Bertha Linscomb Craig. On February 5, 1949 in Piggott, AR., she married L. C. McConnell who survives of the home. Other survivors include: two daughters and one son-in-law, Margaret and Tom Robey of Jackson, MO., and Marsha McConnell of Sikeston, MO.; two grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by six brothers and one sister. Visitation will be held Wednesday May 2, 2018 at Nunnelee Funeral Chapel in Sikeston, MO., at 10:00 a.m. until the time of funeral service at 12:00 p.m. with Rev. Johnie Sliger, pastor of Illinois Ave. Baptist Church in Sikeston, MO., officiating. Interment will follow at the Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Bloomfield, MO. On line condolences may be sent to www.nunneleefuneralchapel.com
May 1, 2018
Mrs McConell was a very spunky, sweet lady. I had the pleasure of taking care of her a few different times. Thank you for giving me the opportunity to take care of Alene. She was a true blessing to me. Prayers for the family. She will be truly missed.