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Obituaries

Obituaries

Hazel Estelle Hiner Ravan 1917 - 2006

Services for Hazel Estelle Hiner Ravan, 89, will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at First Southern Baptist Church in Lawrence. Private burial services were Wednesday, Sept. 27, in Crescent Hill Cemetery in Adrian, Mo. Mrs. Ravan died Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2006, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. She was born June 19, 1917, in Griggs, Okla., the daughter of Robert Blane and Mary Alice Eslinger Blancett. She moved to a farm near Keyes, Okla., in 1936. She also lived in Chicago, Ill., and Lenexa before she moved to Lawrence after 1987, where she lived at Vermont Towers until her death.Mrs. Ravan was an active member of First Southern Baptist Church until poor health limited her participation.She married Norville Hiner in November 1936. She married James Ravan. He died in 1987.Her parents died earlier; two brothers, Wayne and Bill, died earlier; and a sister, Irene, died earlier.Survivors include three sons, Norville Ray Hiner Jr. and wife LaVerne, Lawrence, Ronald Robert Hiner and wife Deloris, Canyon, Texas, and Donald Calvin Hiner and wife Donna, Broken Arrow, Okla.; a daughter, Loretta Faye Arthaud and husband Leland of Keyes, Okla.; a sister, Lorene Strain and husband Jim, Adrian, Mo.; eight grandchildren; sixteen great-grandchildren; several nephews; a niece; and many friends.The family suggests memorials to Trinity In-Home Health Care, 2201 W. 25th St., Suite Q, Lawrence 66047, or the LEO Center, 1 Riverfront Plaza, Suite 100, Lawrence 66044, or sent in care of Atkinson Funeral Home, 142 E. Main St., Adrian, MO 64720.