Thursday, October 4, 2007

Pete Haddock, 87, of Aurora, passed away Thursday, Sept. 27, 2007, at St. John's Hospital, Aurora.

He was born Aug. 5, 1920, in Cassville, to George and Rose (Tucker) Haddock.

He was a laborer in the chicken processing plant. He had also worked as a lumberjack and in constru-ction. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps during WWII and was a member of the Aurora Church of Christ. On Nov. 12, 1940, he married Mary Jane Branstetter in Butterfield, and she survives.

Additional survivors include: one son, Junior Haddock, and his wife Jean, of Aurora; two daughters, Alice McCormick, Aurora, and Peggy cummings and her husband, Herman, of Marionville; five grand-children; and two great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, five brothers, and two sisters.

Services were held Saturday in the Crafton-Cantrell Funeral Home. Burial was at Mars Hill Cemetery, Crane.