Peterson Funeral Chapel

     Fernetta Gaines, 90, of Aurora passed away Wednesday, August 10, 2016 in the Bentonview Park Health and Rehabilitation Center in Monett.

     Fernetta was born November 6, 1925 in Durham, AR. to Neal Himebaugh and Nora Himebaugh Ginn.  She was a homemaker and in later years worked as a pre-school teacher's aid.

     She married Floyd Gaines JR. on May 8, 1948 in Eureka Springs, AR.

     In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Floyd and her brother, Dayton Himebaugh.

     Survivors include 1 son, Jerry Gaines and wife, Linda of Monett; 1 nephew, Rick Himebaugh and wife, Martha of Monett and numerous family and friends.

    ‚Äč     Graveside services will be held Saturday, August 13 at 2:00 p.m. in Maple Park Cemetery under the care of Peterson Funeral Chapel.