Obituaries

Obituaries

Marjorie Gamble Lamb 1920 - 2005 Lawrence

Services for Marjorie Gamble Lamb, 85, Lawrence, will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Plymouth Congregational Church in Lawrence. Inurnment will be in Richland Baptist Church Cemetery in Kingdom City, Mo.Mrs. Lamb died Thursday, Oct. 27, 2005, at Stormont-Vail Hospital in Topeka.She was born July 21, 1920, in Calloway County, Mo., the daughter of Alvin Tolliver and Althea Smart West.Mrs. Lamb taught in a one- room school in Missouri and taught in Liberal. She also taught in the Olathe district from 1960 to 1989. She taught a variety of grades, vocal music and creative dramatics. She also helped establish a district elementary art program in the early 1980s and served as the first elementary art coordinator. She was a member of Plymouth Congregational Church, University Women, Retired Teachers, the Endacott Society of the Kansas University Alumni Association and various other organizations.She married Arthur Lamb. He survives, of the home.Other survivors include a son, John Gamble, Littleton, Colo.; two daughters, Jacqueline G. Boyd, Ponca City, Okla., and Susan Hamelin, Littleton, Colo.; a sister, Maurine Lamar, Webster Groves, Mo.; nine grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.The family suggests memorials to the church or the Endacott Society of the Kansas University Alumni Association (make checks payable to Expressions of Appreciation in care of Endacott Society, KU Alumni, sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary).E-mail condolences may be sent to <a href="mailto:info@warrenmcelwain.com">info@warrenmcelwain.com</a>, subject: Lamb.