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Tuesday, October 5, 2010

Alicia Ruby Trexler, age 86, former resident of rural Fort Scott and more recently of Fort Scott Manor, died Friday, Oct. 1, 2010, at the nursing home.

She was born Aug. 10, 1924, in Deer, Ark., the daughter of Ernie Davis and Emma Burdine Davis.

Alicia was owner and operator of the 5th Wheel and Gold Nugget for over 20 years.

She was a lifetime member of the Post No. 1165 V.F.W. Women's Auxiliary.

She loved animals and working in her garden. In her earlier years, she was a beautician and a truck driver.

Survivors include one son, Harold Cagle and wife Debra, Fort Scott; one brother, David Robertson, Fort Scott; a half-brother, Gerald Edward Davis, Arkansas; two sisters, Georgia Hutton, Fort Scott; and Ieuta Robertson, Cleveland, Ohio.

Also surviving are seven grandchildren, Alicia Ann Cagle, Chris Holt, Natacha Holt, Debbie Cagle, Harold Lee Cagle, Jodi Cagle and Teresa Cagle; 16 great-grandchildren and seven great-great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, five half-brothers and four half-sisters.

Rev. Chuck Russell will conduct funeral services at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Cheney Witt Chapel.

Cremation will follow funeral services with burial in Statham, Okla.

The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday in the Cheney Witt Chapel.

Memorials are suggested to either the Bourbon County Animal Shelter or the American Cancer Society and may be sent to Cheney Witt Chapel, P.O. Box 347, Fort Scott, Kansas 66701.

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