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Obituaries

Obituaries

Mary Maxine Murray Green 1921 - 2006 Lawrence

Services for Mary Maxine Murray Green, 84, Lawrence, in Lawrence and Beloit are pending and will be announced by Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home.Mrs. Green died Saturday, April 1, 2006, in Lawrence.She was born Dec. 19, 1921, in Barnard, the daughter of Johnnie Charles and Oma Irene Adams Murray. She graduated from high school in Barnard and received her teaching certificate from Fort Hays State University in 1941.Mrs. Green taught in a one-room school in the Barnard community and for the next 26 years in various country and public schools. She operated a custom combining business with her husband and daughter. She and her husband also managed the Elks Club in Beloit for five years and owned and operated the Beloit Typewriter Exchange and Custom Tech, both in Beloit, until they retired in 1999.She was a member of Rebekah Lodge No. 409 in Barnard.She married Delton B. Green on May 25, 1948. He survives, of the home.Other survivors include a daughter, Marilyn St. Peter, Lawrence; 10 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.The family suggests memorials to Babcock Place, 1700 Mass., Lawrence 66044.Condolences for the family may be sent in care of Delton Green, 1700 Mass., Babcock Place, Apt. 410, Lawrence 66044, or to mstpeter@sunflower.com.