Mildred Pauline Cordray, age 86 of Bucklin, died Saturday, September 8, 2018 at Crown Care Center in Harrisonville, Missouri. Mildred was born in Shelby, Missouri on October 3, 1931 to Harry Wayne and Mabel Ines (Peavler) Buswell. She married Robert Eugene Cordray and he preceded her in death.
Mildred had worked as a bookkeeper for her husband Robert’s tractor business. She was a member of the Bucklin Christian Church.
She is survived by two grandchildren, Brian Dameon Knowles of Parkville and Briana A. Knowles White of Ottawa, KS, two brothers, Clifford Eugene Buswell of Riverside, CA and Robert Eugene Buswell of Macon, two sisters, Doris Kathleen Shatto of Macon, and Donna Rosalea Paul of Harrisonville, and three great grandchildren, Kaden Gage Tarpening, Jaxton Lee White and Jenessa P. Knowles. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Robert and daughter Paula Elaine Knowles.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at Delaney Funeral Home in Bucklin with burial in the New Boston Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6-8 PM Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at the funeral home in Bucklin. Memorials may be made to the Bucklin Christian Church and mailed to 41 Locust, Bucklin, MO 64631.