Obituaries | VIEW ALL

Zella Boydston

Services for Zella Vesta "Sally" Boydston will be 11am, Fri. Aug. 23 at Big Springs United Methodist Church. Visitation 10-11am at the church. More information at rumsey-yost.com.

Sharon Hummer

Sharon Laughlin Hummer, died unexpectedly on August 7, 2019 at the age of 57 while on vacation in Hawaii.Sharon is survived by her husband, Edward Hummer and son, Graham Hummer; her sister Susan Laughlin-Anderson and brother-in-law Dan Anderson; her sisters-in-law, Mary Hummer and Angela ...

Elizabeth Arnold

Elizabeth C. Arnold, 82, formerly of Mission, KS passed away Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019 at Lawrence Presbyterian Manor in Lawrence, Kansas. A visitation will begin at 10 a.m. followed by a memorial service at 11 a.m., Saturday, August 24th at the McGilley & Hoge Chapel, 8024 Santa Fe Drive, ...

Robert Bigsby

A Celebration of Life for Robert R. Bigsby, Jr. "Bobby" will be held from 2 - 4 p.m. on Mon., Aug. 26th at Blue Jacket Crossing Vineyard and Winery. For obituary go to warrenmcelwain.com.

Couples Announcements | VIEW ALL

Golledge Wedding

Caelan and Ashley Golledge are thrilled to announce their recent marriage on June 2, 2019. The wedding was held at the Historic Post Office in Ottawa, Kansas. Officiant Philip Bradley performed the ceremony. In June, the newlyweds honeymooned in France and Greece. The couple were introduced ...

Hunter 45th Anniversary

Bryan and Phyllis Hunter are celebrating 45 years of marriage. They were married on August 3, 1974, at First United Methodist Church in Manhattan, Kansas. They met while attending Kansas State University. Both are retired and proud parents of daughters Erica (Jeremy) Hess of Lawrence; and ...

Griffin Wakeman Engagement

Kandace Griffin, Strong City, KS and Stuart Wakeman, Osage City, KS are pleased to announce their engagement. A 2014 graduate of Chase County High School, Ms. Griffin received her Bachelor of Science from Kansas State University in 2018. She is the Social Media Manager for Emporia State ...

Wiscombe 60th Wedding Anniversary

Jim and Bonnie Wiscombe were married 60 years ago in Centropolis, KS., at the Christian Church. Jim and Bonnie lived and farmed in the Overbrook area since their marriage in 1959. They have three children, Kelly (Mary) Wiscombe; Karla (Brad) Fischer; and Kirk (Diane) Wiscombe; all of Overbrook. ...

Marriages, Divorces and Bankruptcies | VIEW ALL

Latest Douglas County court filings for Aug. 19, 2019

Marriages Jacob Lee Holle, 28, Lawrence, and Courtney Alexandra Chacon, 27, Lawrence. Jacob Joseph Herrmann, 30, Lawrence, and Hailey Christine Freese, 25, Lawrence. Jeffery Leland Kueser, 55, Tecumseh, and Michelle Lee Kueser, 56, Lawrence. Junaid Hassan Mehmand, 22, Lawrence, and Anne ...

Latest Douglas County court filings for Aug. 12, 2019

Marriages Lydia Rose Shontz, 30, Lawrence, and Jeremy Thomas Hochstedler, 29, Lawrence. Benjamin P. Price, 31, Topeka, and Jessica Eileen Lang, 26, Topeka. Gage Dayton Benne, 21, Lawrence, and Rachel Elizabeth Beach, 22, Lawrence. Jay F. Fishburn, 30, Lawrence, and Tiffany Brink, 32, ...

Latest Douglas County court filings for Aug. 5, 2019

Marriages Daniel Goodson Winn, 35, Lawrence, and Sarah Jo Morgan, 43, Lawrence. Leoncio Anguiano-Romero, 24, Lawrence, and Maria Nazario-Santiago, 38, Lawrence. Russ Anthony Levine, 48, San Antonio, Texas, and Tunisia Natalie Crane, 43, Lawrence. Anthony Howcroft, 25, Lawrence, and Sydney ...

Latest Douglas County court filings for July 29, 2019

Marriages Michael Allen Hemme, 26, Lawrence, and Elizabeth Christine Moege, 26, Lawrence. Kevin Daniel Moore, 41, United Kingdom, and Alexandria Amae Martin, 27, Lawrence. Kylee Jame Grace Wright, 32, Lawrence, and Matthew Grant Johnston, 30, Lawrence. Jacob Huddlestun, 26, Ottawa, and Mary ...

Births | VIEW ALL

Roman Guthrie Combs

Roman Guthrie Combs was born on June 26, 2019 to his very proud parents, Tyson and Carrie Combs at LMH Health. He weighed 7 lbs 5 oz and was 21 in long. His maternal grandparents are Jeff and Jenn Burkhead, Lawrence; Jeannie and Mark Gross, Bullhead City, AZ. Paternal grandparents are Craig and ...

Births for July 2019

Due to a change in policy by LMH Health, the hospital no longer will provide a list of births that have occurred at LMH. Without that official information, the Journal-World no longer has a source to publish its daily listing of Lawrence births. However, parents or grandparents who want to ...

Births for June 2019

Due to a change in policy by LMH Health, the hospital no longer will provide a list of births that have occurred at LMH. Without that official information, the Journal-World no longer has a source to publish its daily listing of Lawrence births. However, parents or grandparents who want to ...

Births for May 2019

Tuesday, May 7 Brandon and Jeni Daley, Lawrence, a girl. Wednesday, May 8 Nathan and Sammy Ideus, Lawrence, a girl. Cheyenne Ridinger, Lawrence, a girl. Amber and Tony Copp, Lawrence, a girl. Jessica Walters and Dustyn Toland, Ottawa, a girl. Thursday, May 9 Natalie Carter and Lucas ...

Real Estate Transfers | VIEW ALL

Real estate transfers for Aug. 6-12, 2019

Below are real estate transfers filed at the Douglas County Clerk’s Office for Aug. 6-Aug. 12: Tuesday, August 6 Michael K. McGettrick and Michelle L. McGettrick to Jared A. Corwin, 507 Colorado St. #5, Lawrence. Yankee Tank Estates LLC to Sana G. Cheema, 3215 Yankee Tank Ln., ...

Real estate transfers for July 30-Aug. 5, 2019

Below are real estate transfers filed at the Douglas County Clerk’s Office for July 30-Aug. 5: Tuesday, July 30 Stan J. Greenwell to Austin K. Meyers, 533 Walnut St., Lawrence. Norbert M. Grosdidier Revocable Living Trust to First Choice Custom Homes, LLC, Vacant Land, Rural. Monique ...

Real estate transfers for July 23-29, 2019

Below are real estate transfers filed at the Douglas County Clerk’s Office for July 23-29: Tuesday, July 23 Rachel K. Clauson and David W. Clauson to Yen K. Pham, 5209 Branchwood Ct., Lawrence. MTP Properties LLC to Elizabeth K. Gravatt, 982 E. 700 Rd., Rural. 611 W 9th LLC to Griggs ...

Real estate transfers for July 16-22, 2019

Below are real estate transfers filed at the Douglas County Clerk’s Office for July 16-22: Tuesday, July 16 Bruce W. Scott and Elizabeth L. Scott to April Brack and Justin J. Brack, 329 Edinburgh Rd., Lawrence. Denise L. Low-Weso and Thomas F. Weso to Timothy D. Hamilton and Sofiana ...