Archive for Thursday, October 20, 2005

Deaths

October 20, 2005

ETHEL MAY CARLSON

Memorial services for Ethel May Carlson, 76, Baldwin City, were Monday at Ives Chapel United Methodist Church. Mrs. Carlson died October 13, 2005, at St. Luke's Hospital, Kansas City, Mo.

She was born January 29, 1929, at Baldwin City, the daughter of Paul and Helen (Talley) Sutton. She graduated from Baldwin High School.

She married Archer Bell Carlson November 6, 1949. He survives of the home.

She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary, La Femme 8/40 and Ives Chapel United Methodist Church. She kept books for Carlson Standard Service Station, worked as a cook for Zeta Tau Alpha sorority and was a daycare provider.

Survivors include her husband; her children, Linda South and her husband Larry, Leawood; Roger Carlson and his wife Tonia, Paxico; Cathy Henley and her husband Charles, Winfield, and David Carlson and his wife Virleen, Trumansburg, NY; 10 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; one brother, Richard Sutton and his wife Mary, Minneapolis, Minn.

Inurnment was at Oakwood Cemetery, Baldwin City. Memorials may be made to the American Legion Auxiliary Unit #228 and sent in care of Lamb-Roberts Funeral Home, PO Box 64, Baldwin City, KS 66006.

CAROLYN A. BENNETT

Graveside services for Carolyn A. Bennett, 68, Baldwin City, were Tuesday at Hillsdale Cemetery, Hillsdale. Mrs. Bennett died October 13, 2005, at her home.

She was born May 27, 1937, at Lawrence, the daughter of Harry and Dorothy (Chesbro) Ayers. She graduated from Lawrence High School.

She married Duane Hefner. They had three children and later divorced. She worked as a beautician for many years.

She married Everett Curtis Bennett II July 1, 1990, at the Lawrence Heights Christian Church, Lawrence. He survives of the home.

Other survivors include her husband; three children, Bradley Hefner, Dana Babcock and her husband Doug, and Barry Hefner and his wife Jackie, all of the Kansas City area; five step children; three grandsons and 11 step-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Memorials may be made to the Douglas County Hospice and sent in care of Lamb-Roberts Funeral Home, PO Box 64, Baldwin City, KS 66006.

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