Archive for Thursday, July 1, 2004

Warren H. Cantrell


July 1, 2004

Services for Warren H. Cantrell, 83, Lawrence, were Tuesday, June 29, at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Private burial was in Vinland Cemetery.
Mr. Cantrell died Thursday, June 24, 2004, at his home.
He was born Jan. 3, 1921, in Dill City, Okla., the son of Samuel J. and Ruby Vern Huff Cantrell.
Mr. Cantrell retired as captain in the U.S. Air Corps in 1945 after serving in World War II. He then worked for Trans World Airlines from 1951 until he retired in 1981. He was a member of Community Bible Church in Eudora.
His wife, Doris M. Smith, survives, of the home.
Other survivors include two daughters, Robin Miller, Baldwin City, and Dori Workman, Greeley, Colo.; a son, Bradley Wilson Cantrell, Baldwin; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials to Lawrence Memorial Hospital Dialysis Unit, sent in care of the Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, P.O. Box 1260, Lawrence 66044.
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