Lillian Lorraine Vanderford
Lillian Lorraine Vanderford, age 50, resident of Prescott, Kan., died Wednesday, July 1, 2015, at her home. She was born on Dec. 26, 1964, in Kansas City, Mo., the daughter of John M. and Elsie Louise Schaffer Spears. She married Willis Vanderford on Oct. ...
Lucille (Lyn) Gwendolyn Provence-Slater
Lucille (Lyn) Gwendolyn Provence-Slater, formerly of Fort Scott and Overland Park, Kan., passed away peacefully from a sudden heart attack on June 28, 2015 at age 89 at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Puyallup, Wash. Lyn was the daughter of William Martin Provence and Lulu Estella Packer of Hammond, Kansas. ...
Dr. Charles Gabriel Parsons
Dr. Charles Gabriel Parsons, age 60, a former resident of Fort Scott, Kan., and more recently of Peculiar, Mo., died late Monday, June 29, 2015, at the Kansas City Hospice House, in Kansas City, Mo. He was born Aug. 8, 1954, in Butler, Mo., the son of Charles V. ...
Lucile Gwendolyn Slater
Lucile Gwendolyn Slater, 89, formerly of Fort Scott and Overland Park, Kan., died Sunday afternoon June 28, 2015 at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Puyallup, Wash. Funeral arrangements for Lucile Slater are incomplete and will be announced later by the Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home...
Mary Louise Smith
Mary Louise Smith, 94, of Baldwin City, Kan., formerly of Blue Mound, died at 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at ComfortCare Homes in Baldwin City. Mary was born Aug. 23, 1920 in Montreal, Mo., to Edgar Harrison and Ruth Ellen (Clarke) Smith. ...
Thomas Ward Davis
Thomas Ward Davis, age 67, died Monday, June 22, 2015, at Fort Scott Mercy Hospital. He was born March 11, 1948, in Fort Scott, the son of Thomas Warren Davis and E. Birdean Ward Davis. Tom was a 1966 graduate of Fort Scott High School. He attended Fort Scott Community College prior to receiving his Bachelor and Master Degrees from Pittsburg State University. ...
Emory Rubin Arnold
Emory Rubin Arnold, age 98, resident of Fort Scott, Kan., died Sunday, June 21, 2015, at Mercy Hospital in Fort Scott. He was born May 28, 1917, in Roxbury, Kan., the son of Robert and Katie Arnold. He graduated from Pleasanton High School. He married LaVon Geisler on March 17, 1939, at Girard, Kan. ...
Evert Eugene "Gene" Bruner
Evert Eugene "Gene" Bruner, age 74, passed away Friday, June 19, 2015, at St. Luke's Hospital, Kansas City, Mo. He was born April 13, 1941, in Uniontown, Kan., the son of Homer and Dortha Hartman Bruner. He graduated from Uniontown High School in 1958. ...
Carol Deanette Durbin
Carol Deanette Durbin, 67, of Fort Scott, died Saturday Morning, June 20, 2015 at the Cox Medical Center in Springfield, Mo. She was born in La Cygne, Kan., on Sept. 24, 1947 the daughter of Russell Stokes and Beatrice Imogene Willis Merriman. She married Ronald R. Durbin on Oct. 9, 1965 in Fort Scott, he preceded her in death on April 15, 2010...
Gene Bruner, age 74, resident of Fort Scott died Friday, June 19, 2015, at St. Luke's Hospital in Kansas City, Mo. Funeral services for Gene Bruner will be announced by the Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main St., Fort Scott.
Cynthia Ann Roberts
Cynthia Ann Roberts, age 59, a resident of Fort Scott, Kan., died unexpectedly Wednesday, June 17, 2015, at her home. She was born April 20, 1956, in Pittsburg, Kan., the daughter of Herbert H. Hickman and Shirley Ann Thomas Hickman. She graduated from Fort Scott High School. ...
William W. "Bill" Sellen
William W. "Bill" Sellen, 91, formerly of Topeka, Kan., died Sunday afternoon, June 14, 2015 at the Fort Scott Manor Nursing Home. He was born Feb. 22, 1924 in Providence, R.I., the son of Arthur Godfrey and Grace (Walker) Sellen. He married Elsie Jean Belden July 13, 1947 in Topeka, Kan., and she survives of the home...
Edna Mae Campbell
Edna Mae Campbell passed away on Wednesday March 18, 2015 at the age of 89. Edna was born on Dec. 18,1925 in Wansevu, Kan., to William and Maggie Jenner Strong. Edna graduated from Rosalia, Kan., High School, she went on to Butler Community College where she received her teaching certificate...
Robert Tallman Crain
Robert Tallman Crain, 90, of Fort Scott died early Sunday morning, June 14, 2015 at the Medical Lodge in Fort Scott. He was born on March 19, 1925 in Fort Scott, Kan., the son of John Tallman and Anna Josephine (Dudley) Crain. He married Bonnie J. Holden Sept. 11, 1948 in Pittsburg, Kan. Bonnie died Jan. 16, 2002. He married Carol J. Patterson April 23, 2005. She survives of the home...
Cheryl K. Sexton
Cheryl K. Sexton, age 70, a resident of Sheldon, Mo., died early Monday, June 15, 2015, at Medicalodges of Fort Scott, Kan. She was born on Nov. 6, 1944, in El Dorado, Kan., the daughter of Ivan and Cleo Bird Burton. She married Ron Sexton on Aug. 5, 1962, in Independence, Kan. ...
Garland Dell Sellers
Garland Dell Sellers, age 83, a resident of Fort Scott, Kan., passed away Sunday, June 14, 2015 at home. He was born Dec. 30, 1931, to Paul Laverne Sellers and Alberta (Downey) Sellers in Athol, Kan. He married Norma Jean Quick on Feb. 2, 1958. She survives of the home. ...
William W. "Bill" Sellen
William W. "Bill" Sellen, 91, formerly of Topeka, Kan., died Sunday afternoon, June 14, 2015 at the Fort Scott Manor Nursing Home. Funeral arrangements for Bill Sellen are incomplete and will be announced late by the Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home.
Harold Stephen "Steve" Ward
Harold Stephen "Steve" Ward, 62, of Salina, Kan., passed away on Thursday, June 11, 2015 after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born on Jan. 11, 1953 to Harold and Phyllis (Bentley) Ward in Fort Scott, Kan. Steve graduated from Altoona-Midway High School in 1971. He attended Neosho Community College for one year and then attended Kansas State University, receiving his Master's degree in Reproductive Physiology...
Dollie Bernadine Riley
Dollie Bernadine Riley, 88, of Wichita, Kan., passed away Saturday, June 6, 2015. She was born Aug. 27, 1926 in Fort Scott, Kan., the daughter of Robert Volney and Mary Ann (Roberts) Wagner. She married Charles Lemuel Riley April 18, 1946 in Fort Scott, and he preceded her in death in 1977...
Dorothy Ellen Heitz
Dorothy Ellen Heitz, age 80, Bronaugh, Mo., passed away Sunday, June 7, 2015 at her home in Bronaugh. Dorothy was born on September 13, 1934 in Prescott, Kan., to Orville Dell and Villa Fern (Davis) Mayhugh. On November 17, 1956 she was united in marriage to Percy L. Heitz in Fort Scott, Kan., and he survives of the home...
LaVern Allen "Old Man" Croan
LaVern Allen "Old Man" Croan, 76, of Blue Mound, died Saturday, June 6, 2015. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, June 12, 2015 at the Schneider Funeral Home and Crematory, Mound City Chapel. Burial will be in the Centerville Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Mound City Chapel. The family suggests contributions to the LaVern Croan Memorial Fund. Online condolences for the family can be left at www.schneiderfunerals.com...
Dolly Bernadine Flint
Dolly Bernadine Flint, 88, of Wichita, Kansas, passed away Saturday, June 6, 2015. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home.
Danny Dean Sherrell
Danny Dean Sherrell, 83, of Bronaugh, Missouri passed away peacefully Wednesday, June 3, 2015 in Plano, Texas. Dan was born September 25, 1931, in Bronaugh, Missouri, to Carl and Dorris (Daugherty) Sherrell. He graduated from Bronaugh High School where he was active in Future Farmers of America, 4-H and varsity basketball. ...