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Obituaries

Obituaries

Barbara J. Puckett 1945 - 2009 Clay Center

Graveside services for Barbara J. Puckett, 64, will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday at Greenwood Cemetery in Clay Center.
Mrs. Puckett died Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2009, at Overland Park Regional Medical Center.
She was born Aug. 23, 1945, in Clay Center, the daughter of Homer and Julia White Rundle. She graduated from Clay County Community High School in 1963.
Mrs. Puckett earned a music degree from Kansas University. She taught piano professionally for more than 30 years and served on the staff of the KU music department as a professional piano accompanist.
She also was an accompanist for New Theatre Restaurant and Lyric Opera of Kansas City.
Survivors include her husband, George Puckett, Wichita; a daughter, Michelle Christ, Overland Park; a son, Sean Puckett, Wichita; two grandchildren; and a brother, Harlan Rundle, Clay Center.
Friends may call from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. before services Friday at Neill-Schwensen-Rook Funeral Home, 918 Seventh St., Clay Center, KS 67432.
The family suggests memorials to the KU School of Music, sent in care of the funeral home.
Online condolences may be sent at nsrfh.com.