Grace C. Paige

Grace C. Paige, 96, of Winfield, died Friday, June 1, 2018 at Winfield Senior Living. She was born August 16, 1921 in El Dorado, the daughter of Edgar A. and Elizabeth (Thompson) Cowles. She was raised and received her education in El Dorado and graduated from El Dorado High School. She then went on to attend Wichita State University. She was united in marriage to Bill C. Paige on May 14, 1951 in Bentonville, Ark. The couple made their first home in Arizona and later returned to Wichita and then El Dorado. While in El Dorado, she worked as a Lab Technician at the El Dorado Hospital. The couple later moved to Eureka, where Grace was an office manager at the Eureka Airport. After retiring, they moved to Reading, until moving to Winfield to be near family. She is survived by her husband, Bill of Winfield; one son, Michael Paige of Wichita; one granddaughter; and three great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Ralph and Alan Cowles; and sister Helen Hutchison. Private family services will be held at a later date. Miles Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at

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