Archive for Sunday, July 8, 2001

Georgie Furrow

July 8, 2001


Ottawa Services for Georgie M. Furrow, 77, Ottawa, will be 10 a.m. Monday at Dengel & Son Mortuary, Ottawa. Burial will be at Hope Cemetery, Ottawa.

Mrs. Furrow died Friday, July 6, 2001, at Village Manor Nursing Home, Ottawa.

She was born Nov. 26, 1923, in Berkeley, Calif., the daughter of William Carl Alhborn and Georgie May Heppler. Mrs. Furrow, a lifelong homemaker, moved to Topeka in the early 1970s, then moved to Lawrence in 1988.

She married Chester Furrow June 2, 1941, in Reno, Nev. He survives of the home.

Mrs. Furrow was a member of the Apostolic Church in Topeka.

Survivors include four daughters, Chris Krantz, Las Vegas, Nev., Jessie McWhorter, Granite Fall, Wash., Vonnie Slaton, Valliant, Okla., and Irene Williams, Ottawa; a brother, Martin Alhborn, Ottawa; 17 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Friends may call today until service time Monday at the funeral home, where the family will greet them from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. today.

Condolences may be e-mailed to the family at

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