Obituaries

Obituaries

Neva L. Ermey 1921 - 2006

Services for Neva L. Ermey, 84, Lawrence, will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Erie Federated Church. Burial will be in East Hill Cemetery in Erie.Mrs. Ermey died Sunday, June 25, 2006, at Pioneer Ridge Retirement Community.She was born July 1, 1921, in Erie, the daughter of G.R. and Cordelia Singhurst Lowe. She graduated from Erie High School in 1939. She lived in Erie for 75 years before moving to Lawrence.Mrs. Ermey worked at the Neosho County Courthouse and Erie Savings and Loan. She also was a legal secretary for Fleming and Forsythe and the Hines, Ahlquist and Creitz Law Firm before she retired.She was a member of the Erie Federated Church. She volunteered as a piano player at Lawrence nursing homes.She married Vance Ermey on Aug. 26, 1942, in Girard. He died Oct. 29, 1996.Survivors include a son, Randy Ermey, Lawrence; a daughter, Connie Green, Olsburg; a sister, Maxine Pittman, Medford, Ore.; and four grandsons.Friends may call after 1 p.m. Thursday at Erie Federated Church.The family suggests memorials to Heart of America Hospice, sent in care of Forbes-Hoffman Funeral Home, P.O. Box 374, Parsons 67357.