Archive for Sunday, June 10, 1990


June 10, 1990


Services for Lyle D. Tubbs, 55, Lawrence, will be at 10 a.m. Monday at the Warren-McElwain Mortuary with the Rev. Tom Bassford officiating. Cremation is planned with inurnment to be held at a later date in Thailand.

Mr. Tubbs died Friday at the Veteran's Administration Hospital in Topeka following a long illness.

He was born Nov. 5, 1934, in Turon. He served in the U.S. Air Force in both the Korean and Vietnam wars. He retired as a master sergeant in 1974 and moved to Thailand. He lived in Lawrence since 1983.

He married Muan Nhusiri in November 1973, in Udon, Thailand. She survives of the home.

Other survivors include a daughter, Deanna Tubbs, of the home; and two brothers, Nicky Tubbs, Kansas City, Mo., and Michael Tubbs, Lawrence.

The family suggests memorials to the Douglas County Visiting Nurses Assn., in care of the funeral home.

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