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Laura A. Morrison

Monday, November 22, 2010

Laura A. Morrison of Galena, Kansas, passed away Sunday, Nov. 21, 2010 at her home after a short illness. She was 95 years old having been born March 2, 1915 in Vincennes, Indiana.

She has two sons surviving: Wally Lankford, Galena, KS and Joe Miley, Denver CO.

One son, Mark Miley, and one daughter, Barbra Lankford, preceded her in death.

She was also survived by several step-children, 10 grandchildren and several great grandchildren.

She was married four times and survived each husband: Burl Miley, Denver Co.; Walter Lankford, Oral Shipley and Mervin Morrison, all of Linton, Ind.

She worked as a seamstress and a nurse assistant. She loved her flower garden. She was a devoted Christian all her life and attended the Church of the Nazarene and the Linton Baptist Church. After moving to Galena, she attended the Galena Nazarene Church and then later New Beginning Fellowship in Baxter Springs, KS, with her son, Wally Lankford.

She was a blessing to all, was very much loved, and will be greatly missed.

Cremation will occur under the care of Derfelt Funeral Home, Galena, KS.

The family will be having a private ceremony at a later date.

Condolences may be posted online at www.derfeltfuneralhome.com