Loretta Crunk


Loretta Crunk, 76, of Junction, passed away July 12, 2017 in the St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, MO.


Loretta was born on May 21, 1941 to the late Norbit and Vernice (Karns) Horton. She worked for Coleman Tri – County.


On August 7, 1981 she married Billy Joe Crunk and he preceded her in death on October 27, 2014. She is survived by her children, two sons: Ronnie (Kim) Howard of Harrisburg, Buster Howard of Harrisburg, 2 daughters: Trudy Howard of Golconda and Margaret (Roger) Troutt of Junction. She is also survived by nine grandchildren: Misty Rector, Lise Stembridge, Eddy Johnson Jr., Travis Howard, Lyndsey Duvall, Marsha Howard, Zac Howard, Matthew Troutt, Shannon Troutt and Audrianna Rector Troutt. Thirteen great grandchildren and one great great grandchild. She is also survived by a brother Norbit Horton and seven sisters: Sue Fryer, Brenda Cowsert, Dora Trail, Sondra Bethel, Linda Towery, Lavern Childress and Wanda Maxfield. She was preceded in death by a granddaughter Tiffany Troutt and two brothers Carlos Horton and Charles Malone.


Funeral services will be held on Saturday, July 15, 2017 at the Watson Funeral Home in Eldorado at 11:00 AM. Burial will be in Westwood Cemetery in Shawneetown. Visitation will be on Friday, July 14, 2017 at the funeral home from 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM.


On line condolences may be sent to the family at watsonfuneralhome.net

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