Daisy L. Workman

Wednesday, March 3, 2004

DAISY L. WORKMAN, a resident of Berryville, was born Sept. 9, 1914, a daughter of L.U. Frate and Florence Mary (Stroud) Scates. She died Friday, Feb. 27, 2004, in her home at the age of 89.

Mrs. Workman was a homemaker. She was a Seventh Day Adventist.

She is survived by her sons, Lee Mautner of Keene, Tex., Joseph Workman of Berryville; three daughters, Joyce Ferreira of Kansas City, Kan., Susie Gates and Gloria Brewer both of Berryville; her step-son, Jay Workman of Camarillo, Calif.; 14 grandchildren; 27 great- grandchildren; and her brother, Paul Scates of Yuma, Ariz.

On June 24, 1961, she was united in marriage with Burnice L. (Slim) Workman who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her parents; two step-daughters, Doris Freeman and Bernice Obtiz; her step-son, Jerry Workman; a brother, John Scates; her sister, Elva Edmondson; and three infant sisters, Annie, Louise, and Flora.

Funeral services were held Saturday, Feb. 28, 2004, at the Towering Oaks Church with Pastor Larry Montgomery and Pastor Jeff Waite officiating. Interment will be in the Marshall Cemetery, Forum, under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. On-line condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.