Lora Tunnell died Wednesday, June 6, 2007, at Betty Ann Nursing Home in Grove. She was 85.

Mrs. Tunnell was born Oct. 9, 1921, in Turkey Ford to Robert L. and Lora E. (Jones) Johnson. She was a lifelong area resident.

She was a member of First Christian Church in Miami.

She married Marvin B. Tunnell on Sept. 24, 1938. He preceded her in death in 2005.

Survivors include two sons and their wives, Marvin J. and Jackie Tunnell of Lamar, Mo., and John L. and Lawrie Tunnell of Oklahoma City; one daughter and her husband, Sherry Ann and Jim Rollins of Grove; three brothers and their wives, Robert and Floydean Johnson of Blackwell, J.R. Johnson and Clifford and Pauline Johnson, all of Miami; two sisters, Evelyn Vaughn of Houston, Texas, and Mary Lou Ferry and husband Nelson of Albuquerque, N.M.; eight grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.

Services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Worley-Luginbuel Funeral Home in Grove. Burial will be in Buzzard Cemetery.

Visitation will be until 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.