Peterson Funeral Chapel

            Orah Jane Tunnell, of Aurora passed away at her home at the age of 79 years, 10 months and 11 days.

            She was born on her grandparents farm in rural Barry County, MO. to Troy and Velma Allmon on September 18, 1940.  Jane grew up on that farm along with her three siblings, Robert, Janice and Judy. She was retired from the Tyson Poultry Plant in Monett, MO.

            Jane married John Eutsler on July 24, 1959 and of that union was born six children, Ronnie, Rebecca, Randall, Roger, Rocky and Royal. Jane and John later divorced and on June 1, 1977 Jane married Vernell Tunnell, known to all as Jake.

            She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Jake and two grandchildren, Casey Marie Thornton and Bobby Eutsler.

            Survivors include her six children, Ronnie Eutsler of Rogers, AR., Rebecca Thornton of Aurora, MO., Randy and Roger Eutsler of the Home, Rocky Eutsler of Springfield, MO and Royal Eutsler of Cassville, MO.; one brother, Robert Allmon and wife, Janie of Aurora, MO.; two sisters, Janice Eutsler and husband, Raymond of Billings, MO. and Judy Jones and husband, Jim of Aurora, MO.; 18 grandchildren; many great and great-grandchildren and a host of relatives and friends.

            Funeral services will be held Saturday, August 1 at 2:00 p.m. in the Peterson Funeral Chapel. Burial will follow in Clay Hill Cemetery.

            Visitation will be held Saturday from 1:00 p.m. until service time in the funeral home.