STERLING – Frona B. Fullington, 88, of Sterling, died Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
She was born Nov. 9, 1925, near Marshfield, Mo., the daughter of William Luther and Nancy Mae (Cantrell) Hayes. She married Everett M. Fullington on Feb. 7, 1943, in Webster County, Mo. He died Dec. 8, 1997. She was a member of Berean Baptist Church in Rock Falls.
Surviving are two sons, Doyle (Careen) Fullington and Noel Fullington, both of Sterling; two daughters, Eva (Richard Sr.) Burkett of Sterling and Melba (Bill) Steen of Marshfield; one brother, Eric (Cathy) Hayes of Lebanon, Ky.; one sister, DeEtta (Gene) Butts of Marshfield; 18 grandchildren, including a special granddaughter, Tammy Rude of Sterling; 37 great-grandchildren; and nine great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; three daughters: Vola Reecher, Lois Fullington, and Wanda Pyron; three sisters; one brother; and one grandson.
Visitation will be from 10:30 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at McDonald Funeral Home, 505 First Ave., Sterling. Burial will be at Oak Knoll Memorial Park in Sterling.