Archive for Saturday, September 9, 2000

Margie Sheldon

September 9, 2000


DeSoto Graveside services for Margie Frances Sheldon, 93, DeSoto, will be at 1 p.m. Monday at DeSoto Cemetery.

Mrs. Sheldon died Thursday, Sept. 7, 2000, at her home.

She was born May 11, 1907, in Monticello, the daughter of Wallace C. and Luevicy (Ross) Randall.

Mrs. Sheldon attended the DeSoto United Methodist Church. She also was a 35-year member of the DeSoto chapter of Order of the Eastern Star and a lifetime member of the Baldwin City Rebekah Lodge.

She married Herbert L. Sheldon on Aug. 2, 1940, in St. Joseph, Mo. He died Oct. 21, 1991.

Survivors include two daughters, Frances Elizabeth Lawhead, DeSoto, and Ella Jane Warren, Wichita; her caregiver, Vanessa Gee; seven grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

A granddaughter died earlier.

Friends may call from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Bruce Funeral Home, Gardner.

The family suggests memorials in memory of her granddaughter, F. Jeanene Lawhead, to the Kidney Foundation, sent in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 192, Gardner 66030.

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