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Vivian Lee Kinsel

Cassville, MO, 1931 - 2019

Vivian Lee Kinsel, age 88, of Cassville, Missouri, passed away Sunday, November 17, 2019 at Roaring River Health and Rehabilitation in Cassville.
She was born August 20, 1931 in Little Rock,, the daughter of Fred H. and Hattie (White) Knabe. On June 12, 1948 in Benton, she was united in marriage to David O. Kinsel, who preceded her in death on March 16, 2002. Also preceding her in death were her parents; two brothers, Ralph and Everett and three sisters, Lola, Lela and Zola.
Surviving are two daughters, Karen Kinsel of Eureka Springs and Sandra (Kinsel) Davis and her husband Albert of Garfield; two granddaughters, Shelly (Davis) Bradshaw and her husband Byron and Susan (Davis) Bowen and her husband Corey; three great-granddaughters, Haley Bradshaw, Allie (Bowen) Cochran and her husband David and Emmalee Bowen and one great grandson, Hunter Bradshaw.
Vivian grew up in Pulaski County, Arkansas where she attended Lawson Elementary and graduated from Mabelvale High School. For 13 years she worked for Kroger and also helped her husband on their dairy farm for 15 years. Some of her favorite pastimes were crocheting, quilting, reading, playing games and visiting the Senior Center. She was a member of Cassville United Methodist Church.
Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, November 21, 2019, at Halstead Cemetery in Little Rock, Arkansas, under direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Pastor Jeff Fugitt will conduct the services. Visit for online obituaries, guestbook and private condolences.

Published November 20, 2019

Fohn Funeral Home
1303 Main St., Cassville, MO
Phone: 417-847-2157