Charles Junior Cora, 79, of Leachville died Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2007, at his residence. Born at Cape Girardeau, Mo., he was the son of the late William Arthur and Mabel Skaggs Cora. He was a longtime California resident before making his home in Leachville 12 years ago. He was a retired brick mason and member of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers Union Local 3 in California.
Survivors include his wife, Velma "Lois" Cora of the home; a son, Michael Ray Cora; and a grandson, Michael Jason Cora, both of Sacramento, Calif.
A memorial service will be scheduled later. Arrangements are under the direction of Howard Funeral Service of Leachville.
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