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Marjorie (Cox) Bales

July 4, 1933 ~ June 30, 2019 (age 85)


Marjorie Bales, 85 years old, of Osborne, KS passed away on Sunday, June 30, 2019 at the Osborne County Memorial Hospital.  Marjorie was born on July 4, 1933 in rural Alton, KS to Charles & Alice (Miller) Cox of rural Alton.  She was one of six children.

Marjorie graduated from high school.  She married Earl Bales & to this union 4 children were born.  Marjorie & Earl lived on a farm near Alton until they moved to Osborne, KS in their later years.  She was a homemaker & quite a seamstress among many of her other talents.  Marjorie was a faithful member of the Mt. Ayr Church of Alton, KS.

Marjorie was preceded in death by her parents, 2 siblings & 1 grand-daughter, Candace Gregory of Alton, KS.

Marjorie is survived by her husband, Earl of the home; son: Larry of Osborne, KS; daughters: Donna Gregory of Alton, KS; Belinda Warner of Liebenthal, KS; Vicki Drake of Greenville, SC; 11 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; sisters: Jo Ann Putnum of Downs, KS; Mary McKay of San Antonio, TX; brother: Dee Arden Cox of Alton, KS.


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Graveside Service
July 5, 2019

10:00 AM
Mt. Ayr Cemetery
Rural Alton
Alton, KS 67623


Mt. Ayr Church Youth Outreach
Rural Alton, Alton KS 67623

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