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Obituaries

Obituaries

Dorothy Louise Poole 1928 - 2005 Lawrence

Services for Dorothy Louise Poole, 76, Lawrence, will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Bowser Johnson Funeral Chapel in Topeka. Burial will be in Mount Auburn Cemetery in Topeka.Mrs. Poole died Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2005, at her home.She was born Aug. 22, 1928, in Topeka, the daughter of William Newman and Edna Banks-Newman.Mrs. Poole worked as a passenger assistant for the Laidlaw Bus Transit Co. She was a member of St. James A.M.E. Church in Lawrence.Survivors include a daughter, Shirley Fizer, Lawrence; two brothers, Charles Newman, The Valley, Calif., and George Newman, Denver; a sister, Barbara Redman, Topeka; two grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.Friends may call from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at the chapel, where the family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday.