Obituaries

Obituaries

Joyce Elaine Meairs 1945 - 2008 Lawrence

Memorial services for Joyce Elaine Meairs, 62, Lawrence, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 15, at Warren-McElwain Mortuary.Mrs. Meairs died Tuesday, March 4, 2008, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.She was born Oct. 5, 1945, in Paola, the daughter of William Eugene and Donna LeEtta Doudna Smith.Mrs. Meairs worked as a secretary for Douglas County and retired on Oct. 5, 2007.She married William Robert Meairs on Oct. 20, 2000, in Ottawa. He survives, of the home.Other survivors include two daughters, Cynthia D. Cantrell, Lawrence, and Michelle B. Latendresse, Osawatomie; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.The family suggests memorials to Douglas County Visiting Nurses, Rehabilitation and Hospice Care, sent in care of the mortuary.Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.warrenmcelwain.com">www.warrenmcelwain.com</a>, subject: Meairs.