Rena C. Nickell, 62, Brookfield, died Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012, at her home.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012, at Rhodes Funeral Home with Rev. David Blakely officiating. Visitation will begin at noon Sunday at the funeral home with the family receiving friends from 1 p.m. until service time. Burial will be in Fairland Cemetery, Hale. Online condolences may be left at www.rhodesfh.com.
Rena Carlene was born October 24, 1950, in Cora, daughter of Carl and Lorene (Daniels) Head.
Survivors include Rick Nickell, Brookfield; two daughters, Tamatha and Greg Cooper, Hale, and Janice Weaver and Bret Kumkel, Brookfield; two sons and a daughter-in-law, Roger and Melissa Nickell, Kansas City, and Billy Joe Nickell, Brookfield; her mother, Lorene Head, Excelsior Springs; grandchildren, Ryan Hendricks, Skyler Weaver, Emily and Beau Kunkel, Ashley and Shane Cooper, Abigail Carter, Colten, Isabelle and Dalton Nickell; three brothers and sisters-in-law, Jerry and Gloria Head, Trenton, Gary and Bonnie Head, Brookfield, and Roger and Carol Head, Lawson; one ister and brother-in-law, Freda and Pat McMillin, San Diego; and many nieces, nephews, and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her father, Carl Head; and two brothers, Leroy and Mervin Head.