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Obituaries

Obituaries

Dale E. McMillen 1914 - 2006 Douglas County

Services for Dale E. McMillen, 91, Baldwin, will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Willow Springs Old German Baptist Brethren in Douglas County. Burial will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Douglas County.Mr. McMillen died Wednesday, March 15, 2006, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.He was born Sept. 24, 1914, in Douglas County, the son of Jack E. and Bertha Lawson McMillen. He was a lifelong resident of Douglas County.Mr. McMillen worked for the Douglas County Road and Bridge Department from 1941 until he retired as foreman in 1979. He was a member of Willow Springs Old German Baptist Brethren.He married Lila P. Markley on Aug. 3, 1938, in Pleasant Grove. She survives, of the home.Other survivors include a son, Danny D., Baldwin; a brother, Chester, Baldwin; a sister, Letha Myers, Hartselle, Ala.; two grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and a great-great-granddaughter.Friends may call from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home in Lawrence, where the family will receive them from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.The family suggests memorials to Kansas Audio Reader or Golden Light School, sent in care of the funeral home.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http;//www.rumsey-yost.com">www.rumsey-yost.com</a>.