Survivors include two sons, Douglas Nuzum and wife, Sandy, Derby, Kan., Duane Nuzum and wife, Diana Marie, Douglass, Kan., and Darren Nuzum and wife Darla, Wichita, Kan.; a daughter Diana Brooks and husband, David, of Wichita, Kan.; and a daughter-in-law, Sandy Nuzum, of Derby, Kan.
Also surviving are eight grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. A son, Douglas Nuzum passed away, March 1, 2012. He was preceded in death by his wife; six brothers, Alvin, Fred, Aldon, Marshall, Delos and Joe Nuzum and a sister, Mona Morrow.
Rev. Paul Rooks will conduct funeral services at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 6, 2012, at the Cheney Witt Memorial Chapel. Burial will follow in the U.S. National Cemetery with military honors provided by the Olson Frary Burkhart Post No. 1165 Veterans of Foreign Wars. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, at the Cheney Witt Chapel. Memorials are suggested to the Heartland Hospice and may be left in care of the Cheney Witt Chapel, 201 S. Main, P.O. Box 347, Fort Scott, Kan., 66701. Words of remembrance may be submitted to the online guestbook at cheneywitt.com.