Lois Irene Lamb, age 86, a resident of rural Bronson, passed away early Sunday, June 17, 2018, at Mercy Hospital in Fort Scott. She was born March 10, 1932, in Bronson, the daughter of William Harold “Peanut” Rogers and Claribel Petri Stewart Rogers. She graduated from Bronson High School.
Lois married Robert R. Lamb on Oct. 15, 1950, at her family’s home in Bronson. Together, Bob and Lois operated their own dairy farm for many years. She enjoyed sewing, quilting and making rugs as well as cooking and taking care of her cats. She was a member of the Baptist Church of Moran.
Survivors include her husband, Bob, of the home; and two sons, R.W. Lamb, of Bronson and Michael Ray Lamb of Pittsburg and two grandchildren. Also surviving is a sister, Clara Jean Karst of Warsaw, Mo. She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Ruth Kibble.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the Cheney Witt Bronson Chapel.
Pastor Michael Miller and Pastor Mark Davis will conduct funeral services at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the Cheney Witt Bronson Chapel. Following services there will be cremation and a private family burial will take place at a later date at the Battlefield Cemetery south of Pleasanton.
Memorials are suggested to Bronson Baptist Church and may be left in care of the Cheney Witt Bronson Chapel, P.O. Box 93, Bronson, KS 66716. Words of remembrance may be submitted to the online guestbook at cheneywitt.com.