Obituaries

Obituaries

Lois W. Kreighbaum 1917 - 2007 Carthage

Carthage, Mo. - Graveside services for Lois W. Kreighbaum, 90, Carthage, will be at 2 p.m. today in Paradise Cemetery north of Carthage.Mrs. Kreighbaum died Monday, Dec. 24, 2007, at St. Luke's Nursing Center in Carthage.She was born July 20, 1917, in Barton County, Kan., the daughter of Henry S. and Zella Pearl Miller Winder. Mrs. Kreighbaum worked as an accountant for Kansas University.She married Clarence W. Kreighbaum on July 24, 1937, in Neosho, Mo. He died Oct. 21, 2005. Mrs. Kreighbaum was also preceded in death by two sons, Darrell W. Kreighbaum and Steven D. Kreighbaum.Survivors include two sons, Gary Lee Kreighbaum, Hot Springs, Ark., and J.H. Kreighbaum, Summerfield, Fla.; a sister, Zella Maxine Stratton, Golden City, Mo.; eight grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren.The family suggests memorials to the Church of Christ, sent in care of Knell Mortuary, P.O. Box 544, Carthage, MO 64836.