Obituaries | VIEW ALL

Beverly Burgen

Funeral services for Beverly J. 'JoAnn' Burgen, 84, Lawrence, are pending and will be announced by Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. She died June 18, 2021. rumsey-yost.com

Shirley Hodges

Shirley Grace Hodges, 89, of Lawrence, died Wednesday, June 16, 2021. She was born February 28, 1932, in Lawrence, the daughter of Lemuel and Mary (Curtis) Rothberger.Shirley graduated from Liberty Memorial High School and attended the University of Kansas where she was a member of Sigma Kappa ...

Wanda Dickey

Funeral services for Wanda F. Dickey, 70, Lawrence will be held 9:00 a.m. Monday, June 21, 2021 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary – Eudora Chapel. Burial will follow in Eudora Cemetery in Eudora, KS. She passed away Friday, June 11, 2021, at her home.She was born November 23, 1950, in ...

John Jervis

A memorial service will be held for this classical guitarist at 5 p.m. Sat., June 19 at Clinton Park in the lower grassy area behind Pickney School in Lawrence.

Couples Announcements | VIEW ALL

Day 60th Anniversary

Larry and Chris Day celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Dec. 17. They met at Brigham Young University and were married in Manti, Utah, on Dec. 17, 1960. The couple lived in Buenos Aires, Argentina, for a year after their wedding. They have two children, Stefani (Christopher) and David ...

Renick 50th Anniversary

John and Helen Renick will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on December 12, 2020. The couple were married in Baldwin City, KS on December 12, 1970. John, who retired from the Lawrence Fire Department and Helen, who worked both at Curtis 1000 and Lawrence Memorial Hospital have ...

Thomas 50th Anniversary

Francis and Mary Ann Thomas celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on December 27, 2019. They were married at First Baptist Church of Richland, Missouri on December 27, 1969. The couple made their home in Lawrence, Kansas, where Francis was a professor of Civil Engineering for more than 40 ...

Happy 50th Wedding Anniversary

From Mr. & Mrs to Grandma and Grandpa, happy 50th wedding anniversary Mike and Mary Coppedge. You are loved by your many friends and your family. Four kids, (Tammy, Kathy, Mickie, Jason) and eight grandkids (Maria, David, Nick, Karlee, Alexis, Andrew, Piper, Weston), countless trips to ...

Marriages, Divorces and Bankruptcies | VIEW ALL

Douglas County court filings for June 6, 2021

Marriages Samuel Michael Stack, 28, Louisburg, and Rebeca James Johnson, 24, Louisburg. Brian Dominguez, 21, Lawrence, and Rosemary Lesmana, 22, Lawrence. James J. Cole, 51, Lawrence, and Christine Lovene Gerber, 39, Lawrence. Johanna McSweeney-Cobb, 42, Lawrence, and Ty Lane Scott, 45, ...

Douglas County court filings for May 30, 2021

Marriages Quillan Daniel Glynn, 43, Lawrence, and Rachel Renee Smith, 28, Lawrence. Caleb Everrett Pickard, 20, Lawrence, and Abigail May Parsons, 22, Lawrence. Kylee Grace Martin, 27, St. Joseph, Mo., and Cody Allen Webster, 27, St. Joseph, Mo. Reed William Hersma, 22, Lawrence, and Kahler ...

Douglas County court filings for May 16, 2021

Marriages Keith Andrew Gass, 30, Lawrence, and Adi Mohammad Al-Smadi, 31, Lawrence. Matthew Lee Cullen, 63, Lawrence, and Katherine Louise Coffin, 68, Lawrence. Elizabeth Julia Torii, 28, Lawrence, and Donte Stephen Vaughan, 32, Lawrence. Brian Scott Duerksen, 37, Lawrence, and Amanda ...

Douglas County court filings for May 2, 2021

Marriages Makenna Taylor Norcross, 21, Lawrence, and Bailey Matthew Greer, 21, Lawrence. Cassandra Belle Kemler, 26, Lawrence, and Christopher Len Fratiello, 32, Lawrence. Molly Lee Law, 29, Lawrence, and Adam Michael Howell, 38, Lawrence. Christopher Lee Weaver, 41, Lawrence, and Anna ...

Births | VIEW ALL

Hollis Dean Altman

Kayla (Huffman) and Harlan Cribbs Altman, IV (Cribb), of Dallas, TX, announce the birth of their daughter, Hollis Dean Altman, born Sept 12, 2019. Hollis was born at Texas Health Presbyterian and joins big sister, Halston, and big brother, Huntley. Maternal grandparents are Steve and Patsy ...

Baby Rose

We are proud to announce the birth of our beautiful Rose. Born 9/30/19 to Angie Neu and Joe Aldridge. 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 ...

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 ...

Real Estate Transfers | VIEW ALL

Real estate transfers for June 8-14, 2021

Below are real estate transfers filed at the Douglas County Clerk’s Office for June 8-14, 2021. Transfers-1 If unable to view document below, click here to download PDF file.

Real estate transfers for June 1-7, 2021

Below are real estate transfers filed at the Douglas County Clerk’s Office for June 1-7, 2021. Transfers-1 If unable to view document below, click here to download PDF file.

Real estate transfers for May 25-31, 2021

Below are real estate transfers filed at the Douglas County Clerk’s Office for May 25-31. Transfers-1 If unable to view document below, click here to download PDF file.