Vivian Lee Kinsel

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Vivian Lee Kinsel, 88, of Cassville, passed away Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019, at Roaring River Health and Rehabilitation in Cassville.

She was born Aug. 20, 1931, in Little Rock, Ark., the daughter of Fred H. and Hattie (White) Knabe. On June 12, 1948, in Benton, Ark., she was united in marriage to David O. Kinsel, who preceded her in death on March 16, 2002. Also preceding her in death were her parents; two brothers, Ralph and Everett Knabe and three sisters, Lola Polster, Lela Shamlin and Zola Alford.

Survivors include: two daughters, Karen Kinsel of Eureka Springs, Ark., and Sandra (Kinsel) Davis and her husband Albert of Garfield, Ark.; two granddaughters; and four great-grandchildren.

She grew up in Pulaski County, Ark., where she graduated from Mabelvale High School. She was a member of Cassville United Methodist Church.

Graveside services were held Thursday at Halstead Cemetery in Little Rock, Ark., under direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Pastor Jeff Fugitt conducted the services.

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