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Carolyn Lee (Dudley) Stewart, 76, died Saturday, Jan. 30, 2021, at Life Care Center of Burlington. She was born Dec. 14, 1944, in Fort Smith, Ark., to Darrell and Verlin (Jackson) Dudley.  Carolyn married Larry…

Forrestt June “F.J.” Simpson, 87, died Saturday, Jan. 30, 2021, at his home in Garden City. He was born June 19, 1933, in Colony, the son of Will Wesley “Bill” and Anona (Yates) Simpson. Forrestt…

Richard Earl Winn, 72, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, Jan. 29, 2021.   He was the first-born child of his parents, Kenneth R. and Betty L. (Stroud) Winn, on June…

Alberta L. (Bert) Searcy, age 95, was born on April 7, 1925, the daughter of John and Hazel (Wilson) Beck, in Chanute, and peacefully went to our Lord on Jan. 16, 2021, at Fresno Guest…

Russell “Rusty” G. Gott, 70, of Collinsville, Okla. was born in Springfield, Mo., on Feb. 18, 1950. He passed away Friday, Jan. 22, 2021, in Tulsa, Okla. Rusty is preceded in death by his mother,…

Ernestine “Tina” Cheney, age 91, Humboldt, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 23, 2021, at Neosho Memorial Regional Hospital in Chanute. Ernestine was born April 29, 1929, in Wetumka, Okla., to Bennie Taylor and Viola (Winston)…

James Wilbern Colgin, 54, passed away Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021. He was born April 25,1966, to Wilbern and Delma in Iola.  James was a member of the First Baptist Church of Belle Plaine.  He was…

Susan M. Young, age 70, passed away Monday, Jan. 18, 2021, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Kansas City, Mo. Susan was born May 4, 1950, to Max P. and Wilberta L. (Ludlum) Morrison in Iola.…

John Anton Fursman, Jr., age 99, of Colony, passed away Thursday, Jan. 14, 2021, at Garnett.  Mr. Fursman was born at the home of his grandparents Erastus Dayton Himes and Emily Thomas Himes on Pasadena…

Calvin Lay, age 95, of Iola, passed away on Monday, Jan. 18, 2021. Calvin was born Sept. 24, 1925, in Hope, to John Lay and Mildred (Rubin) Lay.  Calvin grew up in Hope and graduated…