Milford Earl Rector of Belle died Sunday evening, June 20, 2010, at his home. He was 79. Milford was born on August 4, 1930, in Nebraska. He is the son of the late James Oliver and Lena Paasch Rector. On January 2, 1959, Milford was married to Shirley Perkins and to this union two sons were born.
Surviving Milford is his wife Shirley and a son Dennis Rector with his wife Blenda of Belle. There are two grand daughters Rachel Theriot and Chrystal Cook and five great grand children Makayla Theriot, Gunner Shanks, Kaytlin Bolton, and Austin and Jessie Cook. Also surviving are two brothers Harold and Gene Rector. three sisters Rose Mary Benson, Genevieve Heimes, and Mamie Shanks, and his beloved nieces and nephews.
Milford is preceded in death by a son David Wayne Rector and a great grand daughter Brienna Bolton. Also preceding Milford are two brothers Marion Rector and James Rector, and two sisters Opal Rudolph and Gladys Crabtree.