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February 18, 1999


— Graveside services for Albert E. Scott, 82, Pomona, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Woodlawn Cemetery, Pomona.

Mr. Scott died Tuesday, Feb. 16, 1999, at Ransom Memorial Hospital, Ottawa.

He was born Aug. 23, 1916, in Hickman Mills, Mo., the son of Albert E. Sr. and Golda M. Sampson Scott. He moved to Pomona 34 years ago from Independence, Mo., where he had lived since 1947.

He served in the U.S. Army during World War II as a medical corps ambulance driver.

Between 1945 and 1980 he worked as an auto body repair specialist for Laird Noller Ford and Turner Chevrolet in Lawrence, a Cadillac dealership in Kansas City, Mo., and Crites Auto Repair, Ottawa.

He was a member of the Immanuel Baptist Church, Ottawa, and Veterans of Foreign Wars Memorial Post No. 852, Lawrence.

He married Evelyn J. Windle on Dec. 12, 1942, in Little Rock, Ark. She survives of the home.

Other survivors include a daughter, Shirley Rogers, Milford, Pa.; six grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.

A son, William R., died earlier.

Friends may call from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. today and 8 a.m. to service time Friday at Dengel & Son Mortuary in Ottawa.

The family suggests memorials to the Immanuel Baptist Church, sent in care of the Dengel & Son Mortuary, 235 S. Hickory, Ottawa 66067.

Louise Dedrick

Edmond, Okla. -- Graveside services for Louise Dedrick, 69, Aurora, Colo., were held Feb. 10 at Gracelawn Cemetery, Edmond.

Mrs. Dedrick died Friday, Feb. 5, 1999, at her home.

She was born March 25, 1929, in Edmond, the daughter of Ezra and Paulene Courtney.

She graduated from Edmond High School.

She married Kenneth S. Dedrick on Oct. 22, 1950, in Edmond. He survives of the home.

Other survivors include two sons, Dan Dedrick, Lawrence, Kan., and Mark Dedrick, Westminister, Colo.; a brother, Robert Courtney, Sacramento, Calif.; 10 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Baggerley Funeral Home in Edmond was in charge of arrangements.

  • Additional obituaries can be found on page 3B.

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