Mildred C. Need died Monday, Dec. 7, 2009, at her home after an illness. She was 90.

Mrs. Need was born Aug. 6, 1919, in McIntosh County, Okla., to Alvin and Violet (Coffman) Russell. She lived in Miami for many years.

She was a homemaker.

She married Oran Edgar Need on Sept. 6, 1936, in Galena, Kan. He preceded her in death on Feb. 10, 2009.

She was also preceded in death by her parents.

Survivors include one brother, Mancil Russell of Independence, Ore.

Memorial services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at the Paul Thomas Funeral Home in Miami. The Rev. Bob Barker will officiate.