Obituary: Elva Jean (Harbaugh) Naylor

Elva Jean (Harbaugh) Naylor, daughter of Herschel and Stella (Fike) Harbaugh, was born on November 3, 1924, in Waterloo, Iowa (Black Hawk County). She was one of four children born to the family and raised in the Orange Square area. Her father farmed crops and had dairy cattle on the Harbaugh farm. Elva Jean attended the local schools and graduated from Orange High School in 1942. She attended and graduated from McPherson College in 1946 and taught in Lorraine, Kansas one year. On June 3, 1947, Elva Jean was united in marriage to her college sweetheart, Kent E. Naylor, in

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Obituary: Minnie Elizabeth Atkinson

Minnie Elizabeth Atkinson, 92, of McPherson, Kansas passed away at 4:15 a.m., Sunday, December 6th, 2020 peacefully, at Schowalter Villa, Hesston, Kansas. Minnie was born in Atlanta, Georgia on September 24, 1928, a daughter of Harry Stanley and Athey Wilks (Pepperdine) Chalmers. She was a member of First United Methodist Church in McPherson. Minnie was a homemaker and she took great pride in providing for her family in this manner.  She also owned and operated her own beauty shop and later worked at McPherson College in the Maintenance Dept. Minnie was a member of VFW Auxiliary Minnie enjoyed sewing, being

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