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Wilford Ewell Ketcherside

LEADWOOD — Wilford “Eukie” Ketcherside, 91, of Park Hills, passed away Monday, December 24, 2012, at his residence. He was born March 21, 1921, at Bonne Terre to the late Joseph and Mary (Rulo) Ketcherside. Wilford later served his country in The United States Army and was then employed by Pea Ridge.

He is also preceded in death by seven siblings, Bell Stuthers, Ester Lewis, Lula Queen, Elizabeth Ross, Andrew Ketcherside, Edward Ketcherside, and Buford Ketcherside.

Wilford is survived by two daughters, Marilyn Ketcherside of Leadwood and Rebecca Ketcherside of Des Moines, Iowa; numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held at C.Z. Boyer and Son Funeral Home in Leadwood Monday, December 31, 2012 from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. The service will follow at 12 p.m. with Rev. Ed Watson officiating. Interment will be held at Jefferson Barracks in St. Louis with Full Military Honors at 2 p.m.

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