Archive for Wednesday, March 5, 2003

Deaths

March 5, 2003

JEANNIE MACHELLE EYE

Funeral services for Jeannie Machelle Eye, 40, Baldwin City, will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Vinland Church of Christ, Vinland. Mrs. Eye died Saturday, March 1, 2003, due to an automobile accident near Baldwin City.

She was born May 27, 1962, in Fresno, Calif., the daughter of James T. and Beverly Jean (Burchfield) Guy. She graduated from Apply Valley High School, Fresno, Calif., in 1980. She moved to the Topeka area where she attended Washburn University and graduated with a degree in radiology technology in 1990.

She worked for Ransom Memorial Hospital, Ottawa, for several years, then worked for Lawrence Memorial Hospital where she was an x-ray technician.

She married Daniel Dwain Eye Aug. 5, 1989, in Topeka. She was a member of the First Christian Church, Ottawa.

Survivors include her husband, three daughters, Kelly Bigelow and Danielle Eye of the home, Samantha Bigelow, Ottawa; one son, Darrin Eye, of the home; one granddaughter, Taylor Bigelow, Ottawa; parents, James and Beverly Guy, Gold Canyon, Ariz.; one sister, Kimberly Coleman, Topeka, and many other family members.

Burial will be at Vinland Cemetery, Vinland. Visitors may call after 10 a.m. Wednesday at Lamb-Roberts-Heise Funeral Home in Baldwin City. Family members will greet friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Memorials may be made to the Eye Children Educational Fund or the Vinland Church of Christ and sent in care of Lamb-Roberts-Heise Funeral Home, PO Box 64, Baldwin City, KS 66006.

DOROTHY MAXINE WARREN

Funeral services for Dorothy Maxine Warren, 81, Edgerton, were Monday at Wellsville United Methodist Church, Wellsville. Mrs. Warren died Feb. 28, 2003, at her home.

She was born April 28, 1921, in Douglas County, near Wellsville, the daughter of Walter Seymour and Mary Manville (Post) Scott. She graduated from Wellsville High School in 1939.

She married Paul Warren Oct. 25, 1942, in Wellsville. He died Aug. 4, 1989. She worked for the Wellsville and Edgerton Post Offices for 26 years before retiring in 1987. She was a member of United Methodist Women, the American Legion Auxiliary, Eastern Star, Rock Creek Community Club, Wellsville Fit-N-Fun Club and the Burean Sunday school class.

Survivors include three sons, Robert Scott Warren, San Francisco, Calif.; David Paul Warren, Ottawa; Joe Stanley Warren, Edgerton; a daughter, Paula Sue Warren Hughes, Ottawa; six grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and four brothers.

Burial was at Wellsville Cemetery, Wellsville. Memorial contributions may be made to the Wellsville United Methodist Church Stained Glass Window Fund and sent in care of Wilson's Funeral Home, PO Box 486, Wellsville, KS 66092.

TILLIE R. HEY DAVIS COLLINS

Memorial services for Tillie R. Hey Davis Collins, 90, Mesa Ariz., will be held at a later date in Kansas. Mrs. Collins died Feb. 23, 2003.

She was born Nov. 24, 1912, at Baldwin City, the daughter of Will and Emma (Hauser) Hey, Sr. She attended Baldwin schools and graduated from Baker University where she was a member of Delta Delta Delta sorority.

She married Fred R. Davis in 1939 and Al Collins in 1979.

Survivors include a brother, Lester E. Hey, and sister-in-law, Ivy Hey, both of Baldwin City; a stepdaughter, Gail Keller, Houston, Texas; a daughter-in-law, LaVonne Davis, Oklahoma City, Okla., and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a son, Paul R. Davis; a husband, Al Collins; a sister, Velma J. Austin; a brother, William Hey, Jr.; and companion, Russell Steiner.

Memorial contributions may be made to Billy Graham Ministries, PO Box 779, Minneapolis, MN 55440 or to the Tri Delta Foundation, PO Box 5987, Arlington, TX 76005.

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