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Friday, February 12, 2010

Lucille Jewsbury, age 76, resident of rural Fort Scott, died unexpectedly Thursday, Feb. 11, 2010, at Mercy Health Center.

She was born on Feb. 23, 1933, the daughter of Tella Andrew "Andy" and Maude Fern Feezell Toler.

She married Charles Jewsbury on Aug. 18, 1952, in Gravette, Ark.

Lucille began working for Citizen's National Bank in 1961. She held a variety of positions, and retired in 1993 as Assistant Vice President and head of the Installment Loan Department.

She was a member of the Parkway Church of God (Holiness) and served as secretary/treasurer from 1959 to 1992.

She served multiple terms on the Fort Scott Christian Heights School Board.

She had volunteered for the American Cancer Society.

She enjoyed painting, reading and spending time with her family.

Survivors include her husband, Charles, of the home; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Albert Eugene Toler; a sister, Anna Lea Toler; and three half brothers, Hershel, Doyle, and Sheldon Toler.

Rev. Mark Stetler will conduct funeral services 10:30 a.m. Monday, Feb. 15, in the Parkway Church of God (Holiness).

Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Fort Scott Christian Heights School and may be left in care of the Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main, P.O. Box 347, Fort Scott, Kan.

Words of remembrance may be submitted to the online guestbook at cheneywitt.com