Mary Scantlin Cutshall, 90, Iola, passed away Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013, at Allen County Regional Hospital.
Mary was born Sept. 1, 1923, in Mildred, the daughter of Morton “Bud” and Annie (Martin) Zornes. She grew up in Allen County.
On June 11, 1942, Mary married Raymond Scantlin and they made their home in Iola. He preceded her in death June 26, 1973. She and Raymond Cutshall were married on July 3, 1974. He preceded her in death March 26, 1995.
She was a member of First Church of the Nazarene in Iola.
Survivors are one son, Robert “Bob” Scantlin and wife, Marcia, Bolivar, Mo.; seven grandchildren and a number of great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her daughter Elizabeth; a grandson; two great-granddaughters; a sister Geneva Anderson and brothers Edgar, Harlan, Aca and Charles Zornes.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m., Thursday at First Church of the Nazarene. Visitation will be prior to the service. Burial will be at Highland Cemetery, Iola.
Memorials may be made to First Church of the Nazarene and left with Waugh-Yokum & Friskel Memorial Chapel of Iola.
Online condolences may be left at www.iolafuneral.com.
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