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Obituaries

Obituaries

Ruth L. Lawrence 1920 - 2009 Eudora

Paid family tribute

Funeral services for Ruth L. Lawrence, 88, Eudora, will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the First Baptist Church in Chanute.
Mrs. Lawrence died Friday, May 29, 2009, at Medicalodges in Eudora.
She was born Aug. 27, 1920, in Drumright, Okla., the daughter of Roe and Laura Maloney Doss. She grew up in Hoisington and earned degrees in elementary education and library science from Fort Hays State University.
She married Marvin I. Lawrence on Dec. 31, 1941. He died Aug. 4, 2007.
Survivors include two sons, Mike and wife Becky, Chanute, and Randy and wife Myra, Mineral Wells, Texas; a daughter, Barbara Walters and husband Bob, Eudora; nine grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
The family suggest memorials to Heart of America Hospice in Lawrence, or Chanute Public Library, sent in care of the Penwell-Gabel Funeral Homes & Crematory, Johnson Chapel, 101 North Highland, Chanute, KS 66720.

This information was provided to the Journal-World as a paid tribute.