[Nfbmo] FW: Cora's Obiturary

Gary Wunder gwunder at earthlink.net
Fri Aug 30 23:42:22 UTC 2013

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From: lluck at centurytel.net [mailto:lluck at centurytel.net] 
Sent: Friday, August 30, 2013 5:27 PM
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Subject: Cora's Obiturary

Bertha Cora May Underwood 51 of Columbia left this world on August 29, 2013. Cora was born in Brunswick, MO on September 30, 1961 to George M and Goldina Maxine Underwood (Fleetwood). Cora enjoyed volunteering and spending time with her beautiful grandchildren. Her employment included the food service industry, James Pecan farm, and Boone Hospital. Cora had received a Volunteer of the year award from Columbia Public Schools. Cora was an active member of the National Federation of the Blind (NFB). Cora joined with Lawrence Luck in 1982 and they raised two children Goldie and Dacia. Cora is survived by Lawrence Luck of Columbia, Daughter Goldie McKnight and her husband Dustin McKnight of Columbia, Daughter Dacia Luck and her fiancé Justin Cole of Columbia, two grandchildren Charlotte Rose McKnight and Maxwell Joseph McKnight, and several other family members and friends. Cora was preceded in death by her parents, five siblings, and a nephew Jody Underwood. Visitation will be on Sunday September 1 from 3:30 – 5:30 pm at Bethel Baptist Church 201 E Old Plank Road, Columbia, MO. The Funeral service will be at Bethel Church at 10:30 AM on Monday September 2 with Pastor Bonnie Cassida officiating. Graveside services will follow the service at Bethel’s Cemetery. Memorials may be sent to the Central Missouri Kidney Association P.O. Box 1915 Columbia, MO 65205. Online messages for the family may be left at www.caringbridge.org/visit/coraunderwood Arrangements by Nilson Funeral Home. 

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