Jossie Lee Bolden, 82, of Slater, died Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010, at her daughter's home in Slater.
Cremation. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 4, 2010, at Weiker Funeral Home in Slater, with Rev. Tamra Bolden officiating.
Born April 5, 1927, in Yarbro, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Will and Jessie Mae Crenshaw. She was married to Rufus Bolden Sr. She was a member of several churches in St. Louis, as well as Powerhouse Ministries. She had worked for a number of years as a housekeeper.
She is survived by five daughters, Ruthye Bolden and Quilla Bolden, both of Slater, Ramona Claxton of Kansas City, Bertha Robinson of Marshall and Nunnie Vargis of Columbia; a son, Rufus Bolden Jr. of Slater; 19 grandchildren; and 28 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Helen Bolden; two brothers; and one sister.