Obituaries

Obituaries

Dorothy A. Babcock 1921 - 2006 Harper

Services for Dorothy A. Babcock, 85, Harper, will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Prairie Rose Funeral Home in Harper. Burial will be in Harper Cemetery.Mrs. Babcock died Thursday, Sept. 7, 2006, at her home.She was born July 28, 1921, in Harper, the daughter of Thomas R. and Mary E. Wagner Carter.Mrs. Babcock was a homemaker. She was a member of Chicaskia Baptist Church, Rebekah Lodge, Woodmen of the World and Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary.She married Chester Babcock on March 7, 1943. He died June 12, 1997.Survivors include a daughter, Mary Ellen Harding, Harper; two sons, Dave Babcock, Chandler, Okla., and Rob Babcock, Lawrence; three brothers, David Carter, Monroe, La., Arlys Carter, Derby, and Raymond Carter, Harrisburg, Pa.; seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.Friends may call from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.The family suggests memorials to Chicaskia Baptist Church, in care of the funeral home, 613 W. 14th, Harper 67058.