Opal (Bostic) Bourbon, 87, of DeSoto entered into rest on Saturday, December 29, 2012. Opal was a seamstress for Spielberg Manufacturing. She was a member of Festus VFW Post 3777, Ladies Auxiliary. Born June 27, 1925 in Micola, Missouri; she was the daughter of the late Charles and Elizabeth (Owens) Bostic. She is survived by her husband of 47 years, Jesse L. Bourbon of Richwoods.
She was the mother of Steve Johnson of Festus, DE Bourbon of Fredericktown, Carol Johnson of Hillsboro. She was the grandmother of numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; a sister to Pat Whitfield of Tennessee. Mrs. Bourbon was preceded in death by her parents and a son, Rufus Johnson.
Services will be Private.