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Lois Gay Lester, 66, of rural Erie passed away on Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, surrounded by her family at home.Lois was born Sept. 9, 1948, in Iola, the daughter of Dale and Donna (Clay) Sigler.…

The Rev. Janet A. Chubb, 59, Parsons, died Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, at Labette Health. She was pastor at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church in Iola.She was born Aug. 7, 1955, in Davenport, Iowa, to The…

Carla Jean (Hasenaur) Bohland, 59, of Moran, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, at her home.She was born Nov. 12, 1954, in Toledo, Ohio. On Jan. 6, 2006, she was united in marriage to…

Iola Gary Leon Ansell, 75, Devine, Texas, died Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. He was born on Aug. 1, 1939, in Iola, the son of Virgil and Lois Ansell. He served in the Air Force for…

Wesley Martin Williams, Jr., 81, rural Le Roy, died Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, in Burlington.Graveside memorial services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Logan Cemetery, east of Burlington. The family will receive friends from…

Iolan Jean (Cumbie) Reynard, 75, formerly of Toronto, died Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, at Overland Park Regional Medical Center.Graveside services will be at noon Tuesday at the Toronto Cemetery. Waugh-Yokum & Friskel Memorial Chapel of…

Lolita H. Johnson, 79, Iola, died Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, at the Kansas Heart Hospital in Wichita.Lolita was born June 16, 1935, in Iola, the daughter of Fon L. and Bessie J. (Hill) Walls. She…

James Russell Bartlett, 64, Bronson, died Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014. He was born Nov. 9, 1949, in Fort Scott, the son of Clyde Wallace Bartlett and Doris Etta White Bartlett. He attended Bronson schools until…

Clifford L. Wilson, 72, formerly of Gas and Dodge City, died Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, at his home in Fort Scott.He was born Jan. 29, 1942, to George and Dannie (Gregg) Wilson of Gas. He…

Carmen Chavez, 80, Osage City, passed away Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014 at Stormont-Vail Hospital in Topeka.She was born Aug. 10, 1934 in Howard, the daughter of Enrique and Josefina (Fabian) Gallardo. She graduated from Howard…