Pauline Hillburn

January 1, 1931 - June 24, 2022

Pauline Hillburn

Pauline Hillburn, 91, of Monett, MO, passed away at the Sarcoxie Nursing Center in Sarcoxie, MO on Friday morning, June 24, 2022.

Pauline was born on January 1, 1931 in Smithville, AR, daughter of the late Alvie and Florence (Doyle) Matney. Pauline had worked for Safeway Grocery for over twenty-five years before her retirement.

On May 22, 1954 in Kingman, AZ, Pauline Matney and Morlen Hillburn were united in marriage. To this union, they were blessed with two children. In 1985, Pauline and Morlen moved to Monett from Atwater, CA.

Survivors include one son, William T. Broadway and wife Blanca, of El Paso, TX; one daughter, Vicki Perry and husband Roger, of Monett; one sister, Joyce Piper, of Kentucky; five grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren.

Pauline was preceded in death by her husband, Morlen Hillburn; one brother, Glen Matney; and two sisters, Alene Stewart and Lucille Wynn.

Graveside services for Mrs. Hillburn will be at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, June 30, 2022 at the I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Monett with Reverend Robert Bradow officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations have been suggested to the Alzheimer’s Association. Arrangements are under the personal care and direction of Buchanan Funeral Home, Monett, MO.