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Mary McBride

August 3, 2000

Mary McBride

Graveside services for Mary K. McBride, 71, Lawrence, were Monday at Eudora Cemetery.

Mrs. McBride died Thursday, July 27, 2000, at her home.

She was born Aug. 13, 1928, in Gentry, Mo., the daughter of James E. and Sarah Belle (Huff) Adams. She had lived in the Eudora and Lawrence area since 1963.

Mrs. McBride was a certified nurse's aide for 32 years and had worked at Valley View Care Home and Brandon Woods Retirement Community. She was also a foster parent and raised several foster children.

She married Jackie McBride on Nov. 17, 1952, in Stanberry, Mo. He died Oct. 29, 1984.

Survivors include two daughters, Belle Martin and Judy Shadden, both of Lawrence; a son, Eddie McBride, Missouri; two sisters, Mae Steiner, Amity, Mo., and Edith Adams, Savannah, Mo.; a brother, Delbert Adams, Whitesville, Mo.; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to Hospice Care of Douglas County, sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary, Lawrence.

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