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Wyatt N. Irving Aug 05, 2020 »

Pastor Wyatt N. Irving was the Patriarch of the Irving Family. He was a provider, a pillar, and a rock to all that knew him. He was born in Coffeyville, KS on June 15, 1950 Griffin and Dorris (Berry) Irving. He was called home to be with the Lord on August 3, 2020.

Wyatt was a pillar in the Coffeyville community. He worked for the City of Coffeyville, literally starting as a janitor in the basement of City Hall and worked his way up the ranks to become the Superintendent of Water and…

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James Eugene Loyd May 02, 2020 »

James Eugene Loyd 64, passed on April 23, 2020 at Jane Phillips Medical Center in Bartlesville, OK.

James was born on April 25, 1955 in Coffeyville to James Loyd and Jewel L. Loyd (Ransom).

James worked at the hospital in the housekeeping department.

Visitation will be Thursday, May 7, 2020 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Mission Funeral Services located 502 S. Union.

Service will be Friday, May 8, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at Sardis First Missionary Baptist Church 414 E. 2nd Street.

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Carl K. Grigsby Mar 19, 2020 »

Carl K. Grigsby born December 19. 1920 passed on March 14, 2020 at CRMC in Coffeyville, KS.

Carl was known for his Postal Services and being the owner of "Robo Carwash"

Viewing will be Tuesday, March 24, 2020 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Mission Funeral Services 502 S. Union St.

Due to the Coronavirus pandemic the Graveside ceremony for family and friends, Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at 10 a.m. at Fairview Cemetery Veterans Patio has been cancelled.

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Cleola A. Martin Feb 25, 2020 »

Cleola A. Martin, 93 of Coffeyville, KS passed away at 7:50 p.m. Saturday, February 22, 2020 at the Journey Home in Bartlesville, OK.

She was born on April 27, 1926 in Waco, TX to Mattie Lee Morland McNeese and Frank Pierce.

Cleola was married to Albert J. Martin (deceased) on May 6, 1944 in Temple, TX. Following their marriage, Cleola and Albert moved to Coffeyville, KD. where they raised their daughter Mattieleen Sophia Martin Colbert (deceased).

Cleola worked as a maid for almost 20 years…

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Clara Mae White Feb 25, 2020 »

Clara Mae White 88, passed on February 23, 2020 at Coffeyville Regional Medical Center.

Clara was born on January 6, 1932 to John S. Marshall and Mattie M. (Mack) Marshall in Shongaloo, Louisiana. At an early age Clara and her family moved to Coffeyville, KS. where she attended Douglas School.

Clara gave her life to Christ as a young girl and she loved praising God. Clara married Leonard White in May of 1959 in Miami, OK. They spent their lives together for 59 years. Preceding this union Clara…

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Eleanor Downing Feb 09, 2020 »

Eleanor Downing 79, passed February 5, 2020 at Maple Crest Health Center in Omaha, NE.

Eleanor was born January 10. 1941 to Charles French and Lillie Mae (Perry) French in Coffeyville, KS.

Eleanor worked as an Intake Receptionist at the Women Shelter. Eleanor was a member of First Church of God in Christ Family Worship Center, Bible Band and Home and Foreign Mission President.

The family has decided to go with Ford - Wulf - Bruns funeral home funeral here in Coffeyville, KS

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Clyde McGee Collins Jan 09, 2020 »

Clyde McGee Collins passed away January 3, 2020 at Ascension Via Christi St. Francis in Wichita Kansas.

Clyde was born on July 23, 1949 to Clyde Lester Collins and Maxine (McGee) in Parsons, Kansas.

Deacon Collins is survived by his wife Mary Collins and his daughter Bianca Martin, and numerous cousins and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Clyde will be remembered as the school crossing guard and bus monitor at the Early Learning Center and Community Elementary for many years.

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Ludea Marie (Irving) Sanders Dec 01, 2019 »

Ludea Marie (Irving) Sanders (Lu to her close friends and family) a long time Coffeyville resident left this earth on Saturday, November 23, 2019 to be her Lord and Savior.

Ludea was born on July 11, 1947 to Griffin and Dorris L. Irving and she attended schools in Coffeyville then later moved to Kansas City, Kansas for several years. She relocated to Tulsa, OK and worked for South-Western Bell Telephone Co. later relocating back to Coffeyville where she worked at ACC in independence, KS until…

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Sharon Sue (Hadley) Edwards Oct 09, 2019 »

On Monday, September 30. 2019 Sharon Sue (Hadley) Edwards passed away at age 64. She was a patient at St. John Medical Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Sharon was a gentle, loving Mother, Grandmother, Sister, Aunt and friend. She was born on June 21, 1955 to Virgie and Buddy Hadley. Sharon attended School in Independence, KS. Sharon was a certified nurse aide and spent many years caring for others. She was also a truck driver and retired after an accident. Sharon was united in marriage to Preston…

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Glen Tyler Davis Heaven, Sr. Sep 19, 2019 »

Glen Tyler Davis Heaven, Sr. was born in Kansas City, KS. on June 16, 1943. Glen passed on March 1, 2019, in Atlanta, Georgia. He is the son of Isaac Ashley and Olga Jewel Heaven. He was active in the Sunday School and other youth activities at Calvary Baptist Church.

Glen attended Cleveland Elementary, Roosevelt Jr. High , Field Kindley Memorial High, and Coffeyville Junior College. He also attended Washburn University in Topeka, KS.

Glen was an Eagle Boy Scout at age 15. He played the…

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Dana Wesley Aug 05, 2019 »

Dana Wesley passed on August 1, 2019 at Windsor Place in Coffeyville, KS.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, August 10th at 1:00 p.m. at Sardis First Missionary Baptist Church 414 E. 2nd, Coffeyville, KS.

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Tameka Cheral Burns Aug 01, 2019 »

Tameka Cheral Burns '"Brown Suga" 32 of Sacramento, California died on July 4, 2019.

Tameka was born on March 16, 1987 to Debra Ann Burns and Curtis Harris. She was raised by her grandmother Ruth Burns, who preceded her in death. Soon after, she moved to Sacramento, CA to live with her Aunt Hester Fullard.

Tameka attended Don Julio High School and was accepted into Stanford University.

Tameka is survived by Father; Curtis Harris, One Sister Matoya Burns; Four Daughters; Diamond Burns 17,…

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Herman A. McDaniel Feb 25, 2019 »

Herman McDaniel passed February 22, 2019 at The Journey Home in Bartlesville, OK.

Herman was born on February 5, 1938 to Samuel and Margie (Jenkins) McDaniel in Atkins, Arkansas.

In 1957 Herman met Carol Berry they dated for awhile, and in 1960 he joined the Army. Herman spent time in North Korea and in 1965 he went to Vietnam. After serving 6 years he was discharged.

Herman was employed as a Chief Cook in Chicago and also worked for the Edward Don Company. In 1973 he moved back to Coffeyville…

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Manuel A. Anderson Feb 21, 2019 »

Manuel A. Anderson 63, passed on February 10, 2019 at Jane Phillips Medical Center in Bartlesville, OK.

Manuel was born on May 30, 1955 to Earl and Corine (Fletcher) Anderson in Topeka, Kansas.

Manuel retired form Acme Foundry.

Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be on Saturday, February 23rd at 11 a.m. at Little Flock Baptist Church in South Coffeyville, OK, Pastor Orange officiating.

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Ronald Leroy Gordon Nov 13, 2018 »

Ronald Leroy Gordon, passed on November 1, 2018 in Coffeyville, KS.

Ronald was born on October 8, 1938 to Leroy and Dorothy (Drew) Gordon of Kansas City, KS.

Mr. Gordon worked for Coors Brewery of Denver, CO and Matore Fabrication of Independence, KS until his retirement in 2010. He was an active member at Sardis First Missionary Baptist Church, and Vice President of the Baptist Laymen Movement.

Wiewing will be Friday, November 16th from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The family will meet the public from 4…

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Shauna Renae Wilson Oct 20, 2018 »

Our beloved, Shauna Renae Wilson, was called home to be with our Father in Heaven, October 3, 2018. Shauna was born on October 27, 1981 to Deanna Wilson (Henderson) and Kevin Irving in Coffeyville, KS. She attended Edgewood Elementary, Roosevelt Middle School, and graduated from Field Kindley Memorial High School in 2000. While in school Shauna participated in cheerleading and track and field. Shauna received her Certified Nursing Certification while attending high school. Upon graduating…

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Dr. Paul S. Price Sep 25, 2018 »

Dr. Paul S. Price of Coffeyville, passed away on September 14, 2018, at Jane Phillips Medical Center in Bartlesville, OK.

Paul was born on March 30, 1942 in Coffeyville to the late Ovie and Annabelle Price.

Paul accepted Christ as his Lord and Savior at an early age and was a member of First Church of God in Christ Family Worship Center.

Paul grew up in Coffeyville, attended Cleveland, Roosevelt, and Field Kindley Schools before the family moved to Stamford, CT, in 1958.

Paul completed his…

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Maxine A. Dixon Sep 07, 2018 »

Maxine A. Dixon, 95 of Coffeyville, transitioned to her new home on Tuesday, September 4, 2018.

She was born on September 18, 1922 in Cherryvale, KS to Edward V. and Catherine (Jones) Reddins. She attended grade school through high school in Cherryvale. After high school, she attended Coffeyville Community College.

Maxine cherished her many positions. She retired after 24 years from the Kansas Ammunition Plant. She was also self-employed as a beautician. After retirement, her work continued…

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William Richard Phillips Jul 27, 2018 »

William "Sweet-City" Richard Phillips 75, passed July 20, 2018 at Montgomery Place in Independence, KS.

He was born to Verma Mae Hill in Junction City, KS on December 10, 1942. William grew up in Coffeyville, KS where he went to school and worked for the City of Coffeyville and the Coop.

William was preceded in death by his Mother, Aunt Opal Hick-Smith and Uncle Baby Boy.

Survived by Brother, Harry Neal Sr.; Two Daughters: Hannah Carter and Teresa Carter both of South Carolina: Step-Daughter…

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Carolyn Sue Wilson Jul 05, 2018 »

Carolyn Sue Wilson was called home to be with our Father on June 26, 2018. Carolyn was born on February 7, 1943 to Anna Banks Slaughter and Artemus Slaughter in Coffeyville, KS. She attended Cleveland School and Field Kindley High School and also attended Sardis First Baptist Church.

Carolyn married her high school sweetheart, Marcus Wilson in 1960. To that union three children were born, Deanna, Mark Allen and Bryant.

Carolyn spent many years as a valuable, hardworking employee of Western…

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Idella Jennings May 16, 2018 »

Idella Jennings of Coffeyville, KS passed on May 13, 2018 at Windsor Place.

Idella was born July 1, 1941 in Wardell Missouri to the late Fred McDaniel Sr. and Elizabeth (Crawford) McDaniel.

She was united in Holy Matrimony to the late Odes Jennings on February 1, 1969, to this union 1 child was born.

At an early age she joined Union Missionary Baptist Church where she remained a faithful member until her health failed.

Idella worked for USD 455 Food Service Center for 35 years before retiring and…

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Alfonzo "Bud" Carroll May 09, 2018 »

Alfonzo "Bud" Carroll went home to be with his Lord and Savior early in the morning of May 4, 2018. During a brief illness he had been a patient at Windsor Place and receiving care from Harry Hynes Hospice.

On November 23, 1946 Alfonzo was born to Alfonzo "Red" and Elizabeth (Slaughter) Carroll Sr. in Coffeyville, Kansas.

He grew up in Coffeyville and attended schools there beginning in the kindergarten at the Cleveland Elementary School. It was there he met his future wife Carol Ann Price.…

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Gilbert Alan Scourten Apr 03, 2018 »

Gilbert Alan Scourten was born in Coffeyville, Kansas on June 28, 1962 to Rosetta Charlene (Wesley) and Horace Wilton Scourten. He attended Cleveland Elementary, Field Kindley High School and Coffeyville Junior College. He continued his education at Pittsburg State University, with a bachelor's degree in Business.

Gilbert was a member of Davidson Chapel C.M.E. church in Coffeyville, Kansas and the Potter's House in Grand Prairie, Texas.

Gilbert married Ethel M. Glenn of Detroit, MI. They were…

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Sylvia Ann Dennis Mar 01, 2018 »

Sylvia Ann Dennis passed on Monday, February 26, 2018 at Medicalodges in Coffeyville, KS.

On January 21, 1952 a baby girl was born to Nathaniel and Edna Jean Alston Dennis and they named her Sylvia Ann Dennis.

Sylvia attended Field Kindley High School graduating in 1970, then she attended Coffeyville Community College graduated with the class of 1972.

Sylvia was employed by Coffeyville Regional Medical Center for 20 years as a nurse aide then worked at the Senior Services of Southeast Kansas.

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Antoinette Hazel Margaret Franklin Feb 13, 2018 »

Antoinette Hazel Margaret Franklin 61 went to glory on February 7, 2018 at Coffeyville Regional Medical Center.

Antoinette was born April 4, 1956 to Calvin E. Franklin and Doris (Harding) Blue in Los Angeles, CA.

Viewing will be Friday, February 16th from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Mission Funeral Services located 502 Union, Coffeyville.

Saturday, February 17th viewing from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m, Service will start at 11:00 a.m. @ St. John Church of Faith located 602 W. Martin Street,…

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Cheryl Denise Blue Feb 03, 2018 »

Cheryl Denise Blue passed on January 24, 2018 at her home in Wichita, KS.

Cheryl was born on March 21, 1960 to Andrew Blue Jr. and Doris Harding Blue in Wichita, KS>

Cheryl was a laborer at the Hallmark Manufacturing Company.

Viewing will be Saturday, February 3, 2018 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Mission Funeral Services located at 502 S. Union, Coffeyville.

Service will be on Monday, February 5, 2018 at Mission Funeral Services Chapel at 11 a.m.

Interment: Fairview Cemetery

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Zenobia Alvin King Jan 25, 2018 »

Zenobia Alvin King passed January 14, 2018 at Windsor Place in Coffeyville, KS.

Zenobia was born on September 14, 1925 in St. Louis, Missouri to Alvin and Lola (Wilson) King.

Zenobia hobbies was quilting, crocheting, and knitting and loved music. She attended Lutheran Catholic Church in Los Angeles, CA before moving to Coffeyville, KS.

Cremation has already taken place.

Memorial Service at Mission Funeral Services Chapel on January 27, 2018 at 3:00 p.m.

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Camellia F. Watson-Jenkins Jan 07, 2018 »

Camellia F. Watson-Jenkins age 60 aka (Midget), passed on January 3, 2018. She was born May 1, 1957 to Herbert and Willie Mae Martin in Coffeyville, KS. She attended the Coffeyville Public School system graduating from Field Kindley High School in 1976. She went on to attend Coffeyville Community College graduating with an associate degree.

She moved to Kansas City, KS in 1978 with her family and attended Mason Temple Church of God in Christ before moving to Parsons, KS in 1984.

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Virgil O. Horn Jr. Oct 22, 2017 »

Virgil O. Horn Jr., passed October 18, 2017 at UAMS, Medical Center in Little Rock, Arkansas.

Virgil O. Horn Jr., the first born of two sons, was born to Virgil O. Horn Sr., and Ella Mae (Pemberton) Horn on April 23, 1951, in Kansas City, MO. At an early age, the family moved to Detroit, Michigan, where Virgil completed most of his education. In 1968, just before his senior year of high school, the family relocated to Ottawa, Kansas. Dr. Horn's remark concerning this move: "From the motor city…

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Keitric M Byrd Oct 17, 2017 »

Keitric M. Byrd passed on October 12, 2017.

Keitric was born to Terrence Byrd and Cowanda Broadway on February 25, 1992 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.

He attended school in Coffeyville, KS and later moved to McAlester, OK where he graduated. After graduating Keitric later moved back home to Coffeyville where he met and married Olivia Byrd. Keitric started working at an early age, later in life he started working at Top Source until his death.

Keitric was a man of many talents. He enjoyed singing,…

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Thomas White Jr. Jun 22, 2017 »

Thomas White Jr. 69 passed on June 8, 2017 at Wilson Medical Center in Neodesha, KS.

Thomas was born in Tunica, Mississippi to Thomas White Sr. and Mary Ella Walter-White.

Thomas married Vinita Adair on February 1, 2001. Thomas loved dominos, playing cards, fishing and loved being around his family and grandchildren.

Cremation has taken place.

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Gertrude Hans-Masters Jun 22, 2017 »

Gertrude Hans-Masters 101, passed on June 17, 2017 at Medicalodges in Coffeyville, KS.

Gertrude was born May 22, 1916 in Langston, OK to Willie and Pearl Amos-Hans. She was the second of seven children, all whom preceded her in death.

Gertrude moved to Coffeyville during World War II and met and married the love of her life Jack Masters who preceded her in death.

Gertrude was a charter member of Calvary Baptist Church and served as choir director for many years. In her early teens, she and her…

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Doris Harding Blue Jun 06, 2017 »

Doris Harding Blue 78 of Coffeyville, Kansas was called to home to glory on May 31, 2017.

Doris was born October 13, 1938 to Mordecai and Hazel Primm.

Doris attended Coffeyville's schools and graduated from Field Kindley High School. She worked for Western Publishing and was retired.

Doris was a member of Calvary Baptist Church. She "enjoyed" thrift store shopping and she was well loved in the community.

Doris leaves to cherish her memories Two sons: Andrew Blue and Carl Harding; Five…

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Reginald (Reggie) L. Johnson Apr 19, 2017 »

Reginald (Reggie) L. Johnson, 50 passed from this life on April 13, 2017.

He was born January 26, 1967 to Juanita Johnson. He went to school in Coffeyville and graduated from Neodesha High School in 1986. He participated in track, where he earned a trip to the State Track Meet, after graduation he went to Job Corp where he specialized in plumbing.

Reggie loved to fish, Bar-B-Que, work on his computer and spend time with his family and friends. One could always find him hanging out with…

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Sylvester Louis "Syl" Scarborough Mar 16, 2017 »

Sylvester Louis "Sly" Scarborough, 55 passed away March 13, 2017 at Hillcrest Medical Center in Tulsa, OK.

Sylvester was born March 19, 1961 to Earl Sr. and Odessa Scarborough in Nowata, OK. He was the ninth child of nine children. He graduated from Lenapah High School.

Sylvester worked for Barlett Mill Company. He enjoyed being outside in his neighborhood, hanging out with friends and family, and his favorite past time was hunting and fishing. He was well loved in the community.


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Bobby Joe Wiggins Jan 03, 2017 »

Bobby Joe Wiggins, 62 of Coffeyville, Kansas was suddenly called home, Thursday, December 29, 2016.

Bobby was born April 6, 1954 in Fort Pillow, Tennessee to Earl (Pete) Franklin Wiggins (Deceased) and Rosie Lee Wiggins (Deceased). He was a long time resident of Coffeyville, KS., where he made his home and started his family. He was employed by Coffeyville Resources, LLC, formerly COOP Refinery, for over 33 years with a recent retirement in May 2016. Bobby was an avid fisherman, hunter and…

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Carol Ann Carroll Dec 28, 2016 »

Carol Ann Carroll, 70 of Coffeyville, KS departed this world on the evening of December 20, 2016, and met her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. She was a patient at Freeman Hospital West in Joplin, Missouri.

Carol was born on February 21, 1946 in Coffeyville, KS to Ovie and Anna Belle (Baldridge) Price. She attended Cleveland Elementary School through the 6th grade. In June 1958 Carol with her family relocated to Stamford, Connecticut. She went to middle school in Rye, New York, and Stamford. She…

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James Lucky Dec 01, 2016 »

Longtime Nowata, OK resident James Lucky, 84 was called home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at Jane Phillips Nowata Hospital.

James was born on June 11, 1932 to Luther Lucky and Mary Scott Lucky in rural Wagoner, OK. His mother died when he was an infant, leaving his father to raise him and his sister.

After graduating from Wagoner High School, he enlisted in the U.S. Army on July 26, 1950 and transferred to the Army Reserve on December 25, 1952. After serving in the Korean…

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Sierra Marque Morrison Nov 14, 2016 »

Sierra Marque Morrison passed November 10, 2016 at her home.

Sierra was born December 13, 1978 to Edmond Cosper and Michelle Morrison in Coffeyville, KS.

She attended Coffeyville schools and graduated from Field Kindley High School in 1997, and after attending Coffeyville Jr. College, she went to work at Wal Mart as a Pharmacy Technician.

Sierra was a member of Sardis First Missionary Baptist Church.

Sierra was preceded in death by her Mother. She leaves to cherish her memories: Father: Edmond…

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Joe Eddie Clark Oct 20, 2016 »

Joe Eddie Clark, passed October 13, 2016 at his home.

Joe was born on January 10, 1964 to Joe Hollins and Geneva Nickles in Tunica, Mississippi. He was a graduate of Lenapah, OK.

Joe moved to Coffeyville where he became employed with the FOLK estates untio becoming employed with Coffeyville Refinery, where he worked for 12 years until his health failed him. His time here on earth was well spent until the Good Lord decided to call him home to be reunited with his Heavenly Father.

Joe was a…

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Dominique Edwards Oct 03, 2016 »

Dominique C. Edwards, 25 of Coffeyville, KS, went home to glory on September 28, 2016 at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita, KS.

He was born June 18, 1991 in Coffeyville, KS to Alonzo Edwards Jr. (deceased) and Dana McCoy. He attended and graduated Independence High School.

Dominique was preceded in death by his father Alonzo, Jr. and his step-son Kayden. He is survived by his wife, Laurie Edwards of the home, two sons: Jayden and Carson; two daughters, Emma and Madisyn; Mother Dana McCoy;…

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Harriett A. Shields Aug 26, 2016 »

Harriett A. Shields, 73 passed August 21, 2016 at Windsor Place Assisted Living in Coffeyville, KS.

Harriett was born November 23, 1942 to Torrance Johnson and Remania Lee in Coffeyville, KS.

Harriett went to Cleveland Elementary and graduated from Field Kindley High School. Harriett worked at CRMC from 1970 to 1973, before moving to Los Angeles, CA where she worked as a CNA at USC Medical Center. Harriett moved back to Coffeyville in 2003.

Viewing will be Saturday, August 27, 2016 from…

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Eathel Mae Johnson Jul 08, 2016 »

Eathel Mae Johnson, 91 passed July 5, 2016 at Forrest Manor Nursing Home in Dewey, OK.

Eathel Mae Johnson was born in Wilson, Arkansas on June 1, 1925 to John Archie McDougal and Carrie Lee Thompson. Mamma loved her children very much and devoted her life to being a homemaker. She went over and above to make sure the home was "Taken care of" and she would go out of her way to make sure that others were taken care of even if she had to go without.

Mother loved fishing for perch and spending…

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Mary Alice Fullard Jun 21, 2016 »

Mary Alice Fullard of Coffeyville, KS passed on June 14, 2016 at Coffeyville Regional Medical Center. Mary Alice a native of Coffeyville was born June 30, 1936 to Henry and Louise Herring.

Working 17 years at Coffeyville Regional Medical Center, Mary Alice served her church and community in many different capacities. She served as a Choir Member, State Usher, President of the Usher Board, District Usher President, member, Member of the Golden Circle # 31 Order of the Eastern Star, Queen of…

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Glen "Squirrel" Star May 08, 2016 »

Glen "Squirrel" Star passed at his home May 4, 2016.

Glen was born to John W. Starr and Ethel M.Starr (McReynolds) on October 13, 1929 in Centralia (Big Creek), Oklahoma. He attended school at Sanders Elementary.

On December 1, 1961 he married the love of his life, his soul mate, Dorothy M. Coleman. They were married for 54 years. To this union 11 children were born, Dorenda of Tulsa, OK, Dina (Ronnie) of Coffeyville, KS, Daymond of Wichita, KS, Lisa of North Hollywood, CA, Norman (Karen) of…

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Margaret Estella Crawford Mar 24, 2016 »

Margaret Estella Crawford passed March 16, 2016 in Neodesha, KS., at the Golden Living Skilled Facility.

Margaret was born in Van Buren, AK on November 18, 1920 to Kersey Caesar and Amelia (Rucks) Nance. She was the sixth of seven siblings.

She overcame many obstacles in order to get an education; attended grade school in Fort Smith, AR; then moving with the family to Vian, OK where she finished eight grade. She had to travel nine miles back and forth to Fort Smith in order to attend high…

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Oscar "Cecil" Sales Jan 21, 2016 »

Cecil was born February 18, 1957. He served in the United States Army for 4 years as an Opt Specialist Line Constructor Foreman.

He worked in maintenance at Bowser & Johnson and at Kansas University in the janitorial department.

He leaves to cherish his life daughter, Tamara Sales and two great nieces, Clair and Crea Sales that he was raising as his own.

A longtime companion, Onita Colbert; siblings: Albert Haynes (Memphis, TN); Aaron (Boedie) and Mae (Coffeyville, KS); George (Jackie) and…

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L C Trace Dec 31, 2015 »

L C Trace 81, passed from this life on Wednesday, December 23, 2015 at his home in Coffeyville, Kansas.

He was born November 13, 1934 to Mattie James and Anderson Trace in Helena, Arkansas. He went to school until he was 12 years old. L C had to quit school to work picking cotton to help out the family.

He later moved to Wichita, KS working for Coca Cola Bottling Plant for 10 years then moved to Cincinnati, OH where he worked for the city as a Big Rig Operator for 20 then he moved to…

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Melvin Clark Dec 07, 2015 »

Melvin Clark passed away on December 2, 2015 at Woodlawn Rehab. & Health Center in Wichita, KS.

Melvin was born on May 4, 1955 in Sledge, MS to Nathaniel and Beulah Clark. He attended elementary school in Tunica, MS and later moved to Lenapah, OK where he attended High School.

Melvin was employed with Bartlett Mills for approximately 18 years in Coffeyville, KS where he lived until his health failed and he later spent his last days at Woodlawn Rehab. & Health Care Center.

Melvin enjoyed…

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Virginia Ann Blandford "Ginny" Dec 03, 2015 »

Virginia Ann Blandford, "Ginny" was born Virginia Ann Herndon, on January 15, 1949 to Leola Edmond and Delbert Herndon, who both preceded her in death.

She is survived by her two daughters, Kimanthi and Kamaria Blandford; granddaughter Nilaja Moore and great granddaughter Kyrie.

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Willie Mae Martin Nov 12, 2015 »

Willie Mae Martin went to glory at her home on November 7, 2015.

Willie Mae was born in Coffeyville, KS to Willie White and Retha Walker-Martin on December 31, 1930. She attended Cleveland School and graduated from Field Kindley High School. On November 20, 1950 she married Herbert Martin Sr. and to this union five children were born. She was employed over 30 years at Coffeyville Regional Medical Center and retired as a nurse's aide. She was a faithful member of First Church of God in Christ.…

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LaCrisha Kay Clark Oct 07, 2015 »

LaCrisha Kay Clark, age 33 passed on September 25, 2015.

LaCrisha was born on August 19, 1982 in Tulsa, OK to Calvin and Cathy Mathews Clark.

LaCrisha was raised in Lenapah, OK where she attended school and graduated. She later moved to Oklahoma City and continued her education to become a CMA and a CNA. LaCrisha moved to Coffeyville and worked various jobs in the medical field.

She loved to socialize with her friends and family and also loved spending time with her kids and watching movies.

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Janice Marie Dent Sep 20, 2015 »

Janice M. Dent went to be with the Lord on September 15, 2015 at the Winfield Senior Living Community.

Janice was born to Daniel R. Dent and Lula Mae Boganey on November 22, 1949, now she has gone to join them. The love she has shown and given to us all is unforgettable. Never has she been a selfish person, but the opposite. She always wanted everyone she came in contact with to know right from wrong, and to always show love no matter how they did you. A true soul she was and her heart was…

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Bretta Jo (Irving) Walker Sep 15, 2015 »

Bretta Jo (Irving) Walker 63, pf Coffeyville, Kansas passed away on Sunday, September 13, 2015 at Coffeyville Regional Medical Center.

Bretta was born in Coffeyville, Kansas on January 31, 1952 to the late Doris and Griffin Irving. Bretta lived wonderful vibrant life graduating from Field Kindley High School and later going on to complete her Bachelor's degree in Nursing from Pittsburg State University and working as a nurse at Coffeyville Regional Medical Center for 21 years before retiring…

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Wardell Martin Aug 14, 2015 »

Wardell Martin 54, of Coffeyville, KS transitioned to Glory August 9, 2015.t

Born William Emmett Wardell Martin is the youngest child of eight. He was born August 19. 1960 to Herbert Martin Sr. and Willie Martin in Coffeyville, KS. He attended school in the Coffeyville public school system. He was proud to be a member of the 1978 graduating class of Field Kindley High School. As a child he enjoyed baseball, pool, home cooked meals and family time.

On July 30. 1994 he married Artonza…

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Aug 01, 2015 »

Amos Johnson Sr. passed away on August 1, 2015 at Jane Phillip Medical Center in Bartlesville, OK. He was born on April 19, 1959 in Luxora, Arkansas to Louis and Eathel M. Johnson.

Amos then moved from Lexora, Arkansas to East St. Louis where he met Terry Clark. Amos and Terry moved to Coffeyville, KS and he worked at Spears for a long while. Together they raised 6 children.

Amos was a hard working man who believed in family first. Home was always taken care of. He was a kind…

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Patricia Inez (Pat) Jennings Apr 21, 2015 »

Patricia Inez Jennings (Pat) went on to glory April 13, 2015. She was born October 10, 1948 in Independence, Kansas to Earl and Helen Reddins. She met and married Henry C. Jennings in July 1970 (who preceded her in death, February 2013).

Patricia was a long time member of the First Church , C.O.G.I.C. She worked as a Home Health Attendant and in the Food Service at Coffeyville Community Services. Patricia's main focus was a caregiver to many of the Coffeyville Community.

Patricia leaves to…

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Elmer Harding Feb 04, 2015 »

Elmer Harding made his transition Tuesday evening February 2, 2015 after an extended period of illness.  He was in the company of his wife and a niece and nephew.  Most residents in the immediate and surrounding areas spoke fondly of him as their auto mechanic of choice.

Elmer entered this world on February 17, 1926 one among the 16 children born to Major and Callie Harding.  He is survived by his wife, Velma; one daughter. Ruth Ann; one grandson, Cameron; four great grand children; two…

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Donald L. Morrison (Jack) Jan 28, 2015 »

Donald L. Morrison (Jack) went home to be with the Lord on January 21, 2015 at Coffeyville Regional Medical Center.

Donald was born to Hillard and Glatha (Martin) Morrison on March 24, 1934 in Coffeyville, KS.  He received his education in the Coffeyville, KS school system attending Cleveland Elementary and graduated from Field Kindley High School in 1952 and Coffeyville Junior College in 1954.  After graduation he enlisted in the United States Air Force where he played football and ran…

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Earline Clairborne Jan 22, 2015 »

Rev. Earline Joyner Clairborne 90, of Ithaca, NY. and a longtime Coffeyville resident. died January 2nd at Beechtree Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing in Ithaca.  Memorial service was held on January 10th at Baptized Church of Jesus Christ in Ithaca.

Friday January 23rd friends and family can view Earline Clairborne at Mission Funeral Service Chapel from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.  

A celebration of life service will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday January 24, 2015 at St. John Church of Faith, 602…

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Micah Thomas Davison Jan 19, 2015 »

Micah T. Davison passed on November 1, 2014 in Arizona. Micah was born November 6, 1963 in McAlester, OK to Patricia Lyons. He was immediately adopted by James and Joyce Davison of Coffeyville Kansas in November 1963. Here he was raised with three brothers and sisters, Jeanene, James TJ), and Dawnisha. He attended Field Kindley emorial High School where he was active on the basketball and wrestling teams. Immediately after high school Micah joined the Army in May of 1981. He married Samatha…

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Nellie Lee Briggans Jan 19, 2015 »

Nellie Lee Harriet Colman Briggans of Coffeyville Kansas passed away quietly at home December 15, 2014. Nellie was born on December, 28, 1936 to Maurice Coleman and Minnie Cecilia Smith. She was the sixth daughter of 8 girls. Nellie was formerly educated in the Coffeyville School System. Nellie went on to marry the love of her life Lawrence Briggans Sr. of August 6, 1955 this marriage was blessed until his home going November 19, 1990. Nellie worked various jobs, but her first job was a great…

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Dorothy G. Smith Jan 19, 2015 »

Dorothy G. Smith age 101, was born on August 11, 1913 to Bennie and Violet Powell Jones in Coffeyville, Kansas where she lived the first 6 years of her life with her aunt and uncle.

In 1918 her parents moved to Chetopa Kansas but she continued to live with her aunt and uncle in Coffeyville for another year before joining her parents in Chetopa.  There she grew up with her four brothers and four loving sisters and was educated in the public school system.  Her parents, brothers and sisters…

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Henry T. Fullard Jan 14, 2015 »

Henry T. Fullard passed on August 31, 2013.  He was known to most as Terry, born to Francis Towers and Peter Fullard in Bartlesville, OK on November 14, 1943.

Terry attended most of his schooling in Coffeyville, KS.  After graduating high school, Terry proudly served his country in the United States Army and Marine Corps.  After completing his military service,  Terry worked for Muller Construction for over 40 years.

Terry married the love of his life Mary Alice-Herring of Coffeyville…

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Maude Foster Jan 14, 2015 »

Maude Foster 83, of Coffeyville, KS passed away May 25, 2014 at Caney Nursing Home. Maude was a cook at a hotel in Coffeyville, KS. Survived by grandson Deitrek Foster; Step daughter LaDonna Scott and friend Kathy Scott. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service was held at Mission Funeral Services on Friday May 30, 2014 at 7 p.m. in the Chapel.


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Levoter Gunter Johnson Jan 14, 2015 »

Levoter Gunter Johnson, 81 years passed away on June 4, 2013 at Hillcrest South Hospital in Tulsa.

Levoter Gunter Johnson, was born February 16, 1932 to John Gunter and Eliza Scott in Vian, OK.

Levoter nicknamed "Billie" or "Bill" was married to Nathaniel Johnson on October 20, 1952, they were married 40 years before his death.

Lovoter worked at Emerson Electric Co. for nine years, and worked for Medicalodge-East and West as a C.N.A. for over fifteen years, and worked for SRS as a home…

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Annie Lee Durden Sep 05, 2013 »

Annie Lee Durden 67 passed away on August 29, 2013 in St. Francis Hospital in Tulsa, OK.

Annie attended school in Mississippi, moved to Lenapah, OK in the 60's and attended the First Baptist Church.  In 1967 Annie married Freddie Lee Durden and later moved to Coffeyville, KS and attended The Greater Union Missionary Baptist Church.

Annie was a homemaker and had 8 children, one preceded her in death.

Visitation will be Thursday, September 5, 2013 at Mission Funeral Services from 9:00 a.m.…

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Rheno C. Fields Aug 08, 2013 »

Rheno C. Fields departed this life on August 8, 2013 in Coffeyville, KS. 

Rheno was born August 29, 1916 in Holdenville, GA.

Rheno was a member of Calvary Missionary Baptist Church until her death.  She also was a memer of the Countess Club and the Eastern Star.

Rheno worked at the Prescription Shop in Coffeyville and KAAP in Parsons, KS until her retirement.

Rheno was preceded in death by her parents, 4 siblings, 1 son and her husband.  She leaves to cherish her memories a host of…

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James Arnold Tyeska Jul 04, 2013 »

James A. Tyeska Sr. was born December 22, 1927 in Oklahoma City, OK to Bill and Thelma Tyeska.

He moved to Coffeyville as a youth and attended Old Cleveland Elementary School, Field Kinley High and Coffeyville Community College.

He served in the U.S. Army before marrying the love of his life, Norvella Roberts (deceased), they had three children Stephanie Tyeska Cole (Clarence), James A. Tyeska II (deceased) and Barbara Tyeska Dixion (Dwayne). 

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Donald Lee Colbert Jun 19, 2013 »

Donald Lee Colbert 76, of Coffeyville, KS passed away June 14, 2013 at CRMC.

Donald was born August 19, 1936 to Charles and Clar Colbert.  He attended Coffeyville public schools before enlisting in the U.S. Navy.  Donnie returned home to Coffeyville and was employed by Sherwin Williams Chemical and later by Farmland Industries until his retirement.

Donnie was a member of St. James United Methodist Church and was faithful in his visistaion with the sick and shut in.

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Gwendolyn Ann Henderson May 16, 2013 »

Gwendolyn Ann Henderson (Majors) 71, passed away on April 22, 2013, at the home of her daughter Bobbie Jean Jones of Grandview, MO.

Ann was born February 1, 1942 to Margaret Aletia Majors and Leroy Majors, Sr. in Joplin MO.  She was a resident of Joplin, MO for many years and attended Joplin School District.  Later she moved with her husband, Thomas who preceded her in death, to Coffeyville, KS.

Ann was a member of the Sardis Baptist Church in Coffeyville KS.  She enjoyed watching an…

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