VERLA PURSLEY obituary
Verla Eileen Pursley, 87, died May 6, 2003, at a Havre hospital of natural causes.
Viewing will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday at the Holland and Bonine Funeral Chapel. The funeral Mass will be 10 a.m. Friday at St. Margaret Mary's Catholic
Church in Big Sandy, with the Rev. Pete Guthneck officiating. Burial will follow at the Big Sandy Cemetery. A luncheon will be held at St. Margaret Mary's Catholic Church immediately following the services at the graveside.
Verla was born Jan. 25, 1916, in Tampico, Ill., to William and Mae Collins. She moved to the Big Sandy area with her parents who...