GREAT BEND - Leila Joyce (Pearce) Messick, 90, passed away May 16, 2020, at Brookdale Assisted Senior Living, Great Bend. Leila was born on August 23, 1929, in Hollis, Kansas, to Chester & Ada (Bleu) Pearce. She married Roy H. Miller, on March 15, 1949. Roy passed away February 28, 1987. Leila then married Jack Messick, on June 8, 1990, in Alden, Kansas.
John Alan Guthrie, 86, US Army veteran, died April 25, 2020. He was born near Neola, Kansas to John H. and Minnie (Black) Guthrie on February 15, 1934. His family included Norma (Gary), Richard, Robert (Janet), Kenneth (Judy), and Keith (Janet) plus nephews and nieces, including Charlene and Anne of Eureka. He graduated from Stafford High School in 1952 and Santa Monica City College.
Birdie Mae Maxson, 69, passed away early Tuesday, April 28, 2020 at her home in Americus.
Cynthia Jo “Cindy” Dorey of Eureka, died on Sunday, April 26, 2020, at Greenwood County Hospital, in Eureka, at the age 3x7.75=$151.13 of 68.
Paul Thomas Hendrickson, 81, of Eureka, Kansas, passed away Friday morning, May 1, 2020, at Via Christi St. Francis Hospital in Wichita, after a brief illness.