Wilma A. Kitchen (nee Rowland) of Leasburg, Missouri was born on Tuesday, September 21, 1937 to William David and Jessie Isabella Russel Rowland in Leasburg, Missouri and passed away on Monday, October 28, 2019 at the age of 82 years, 1 month and 7 days.
Wilma married Floyd A. Kitchen on June 6, 1955 at Mt. Olive Baptist Church, Leasburg, Missouri.
Wilma and Floyd were inseparable. She loved her family and she put others before herself. She enjoyed quilting, canning and traveling. She was a jokester and the life of the party.
She was preceded in death by her parents, William David and Jessie Isabella Russel Rowland; husband, Floyd Kitchen; brother, Dave (Thelma) Rowland; sisters, Betty Enloe and Ruth Lee; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Tony Kauffman, Marvin Ware, Edwin Kitchen, Ruth Cartwright, and Ed Carlisle; granddaughter, Ashlea Nicole Kitchen; and great grandson, Bennett Kitchen.
She is survived by her daughter, Sherry Fife of Bourbon, Missouri; sons, Floyd (Tina) W. Kitchen and Mark (Tiffany) Kitchen, all of Leasburg, Missouri; brothers, Joe (Debbie) Rowland of Colorado Springs, Colorado and Sam Rowland of Waynesville, Missouri; sisters, Cleo Carlisle and Viola Ware of Cuba, Missouri; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Marvin (Delores) Kitchen, Charlene Kauffman, Carl Lee, and Allen Enloe, all of St. Louis, Missouri and Norman Cartwright of Rolla, Missouri; 12 grandchildren; 28 great grandchildren; other relatives and friends.
Visitation was held from 5-7 p.m. on Friday, November 1, 2019 at the Hutson Funeral Home in Cuba, Missouri.
Memorial service was held at 7 p.m. on Friday, November 1, 2019 at the Hutson Funeral Home in Cuba, Missouri with Pastor Chad Wisdom officiating.
Arrangements under the direction of the Hutson Funeral Home in Cuba, Missouri.