Obituaries from August 2006
Wilma Elizabeth Matlock Foust
Wilma Elizabeth Matlock Foust, age 91, a lifelong resident of Farlington, died at 6:20 p.m. on Saturday, August 26, 2006 at her daughter's home in Farlington where she lived since 2003. She was born June 12, 1915 in Farlington, the daughter of William B. and May (Bass) Matlock. She attended schools in Farlington...
Esther Maxine Peel
Esther Maxine Peel, age 81, of Fort Scott, died Friday, August 25, 2006 at the Medicalodge Nursing Home. She was born June 1, 1925 in Hiattville, Kansas, the daughter of Alfred Roy and Bessie Eisenbrandt Ater. Maxine graduated from Uniontown High School. ...
Alma Fern Mann
Alma Fern Mann, age 96, beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother passed away Friday, August 18, 2006. She was preceded in death by her father, Abe Smith; mother, Nellie Smith; sisters, Irene Smith, Essie Niemeir; brother, Harry Smith; and daughter Barbara Magruder...
James Edward Keal
James Edward Keal, age 80, a resident of Houston, Texas, died Thursday, August 17, 2006, in Houston. He was born October, 31, 1925 in Fort Scott, Kansas, the son of Charles Keal and Maude Lockridge Keal. Following graduation from Fort Scott High School, Jim joined the United States Navy. He served during WWII from 1943 to 1946...
Lucy Ruth (Reynolds) McCollam
Lucy Ruth (Reynolds) McCollam, age 96, resident of Medicalodge, Fort Scott, formerly of Kincaid, Kansas, died Sunday, Aug. 20, 2006 at Mercy Health Center. She was born on Oct. 24, 1909 on a farm south of Kincaid in Anderson County, to parents George and Eda May (Porter) Reynolds. ...
Glen Oscar Banwart
Glen Oscar Banwart, age 83, resident of 1275 S. Crawford, Fort Scott, Kansas, died Sunday evening, August 20, 2006, at his home following a cancer illness. He was born May 15, 1923 in Fort Scott, the son of Joseph Roy Banwart and Ella Mae Cordill Banwart...
Dorothy Anne Kirkwood
Dorothy Anne Kirkwood, age 80, of Fort Scott, Kansas died early Thursday morning, August 17, 2006 at St. Luke's Hospital, Kansas City, Missouri. She was born September 4, 1925 in Fort Scott, the daughter of Fred Higbee and Hazel Irene Roy Lewis. She married John Thomas Kirkwood September 18, 1983 in Las Vegas, Nevada. ...