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Obituaries

Obituaries

Beverly J. Hornsby 1923 - 2007 Lawrence

Services for Beverly J. Hornsby, 84, Lawrence, will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery.Mrs. Hornsby died Saturday, Sept. 22, 2007, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.Mrs. Hornsby was born Sept. 3, 1923, in Topeka, the daughter of C.M. and Alta June Pitchard Billingsley.Mrs. Hornsby moved to Lawrence in 1963. She was a homemaker. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church and was active in the Phenix Club, both in Lawrence. She volunteered at several service organizations in Lawrence and was a member of Alpha Phi at Washburn University in Topeka.She married Warren T. Hornsby on Sept. 8, 1946, in Great Bend. He died Dec. 13, 2005.She is survived by a son, Richard, Houston; two daughters, Nancy Zino, Thousand Oaks, Calif., and Sue Alldredge, Lawrence; two sisters, Natalie Herold, Great Bend, and Meredith Ward, Norman, Okla.; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.She was preceded in death by a grandson, Jason Alldredge.Friends may call at 9 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, where the family will receive them from 12:30 p.m. until the service time.Memorials may be made to the Douglas County Visiting Nurses Association, 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>.