Archive for Wednesday, October 30, 2002


October 30, 2002


Memorial services for Oscar L. Emery, 82, Baldwin City, will be at 10 a.m. today at Lamb-Roberts-Heise Funeral Home in Baldwin City. Mr. Emery died Friday, Oct. 25, 2002, at Baldwin Care Center.

He was born April 25, 1920, in Wellsville, the son of Jess and Verda (Truex) Emery. He attended grade school at Coal Creek. He moved to Ozwakie and graduated from Ozwakie High School in 1938. After high school, he moved to a farm in the Baldwin City area. He did custom hay baling in Douglas and Franklin counties and owned and operated a dairy farm.

Survivors include two brothers, Eugene Emery and his wife, Dorothy, Kansas City, Gary Emery and his wife, Barbara, Baldwin City; one sister, Maxine Grifham of Alabama, and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Vivian.

Mr. Emery was cremated. Inurnment will follow the memorial service at Prairie City Cemetery in Baldwin City. Memorials may be made to Mid America Hospice and sent in care of Lamb-Roberts-Heise Funeral Home, PO Box 64, Baldwin City, KS 66006.


Memorial graveside services for Roger K. Jameson, 50, Lawrence, were Tuesday at Vinland Cemetery. Mr. Jameson died Oct. 25, 2002.

He was born Oct. 28, 1951, in Lawrence, the son of Lloyd H. and Virginia J. Hubbel Jameson. He attended Lawrence schools. He was a musician and artist. He also worked for painting contractors in the Lawrence and Wichita areas.

Survivors include his father, Lloyd Jameson, Lawrence, and a brother, Scott D. Jameson, Baldwin City. His mother preceded him in death in 1982.

He was cremated. Lawrence Funeral Chapel was in charge of arrangements.

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