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Toothman, James R. "Jim"

Lytle, Charles A.

Lipscomb, Betty

Ware, Delma Dorine


Obituaries published in the Augusta Daily Gazette


Augusta Daily Gazette [Kansas]


Augusta Historical Museum, Augusta, Kansas


Augusta Public Library, Augusta, Kansas, USA











b11#034 2006

Augusta Daily Gazette [Kansas], “2006-04-11,” Digital Augusta, accessed May 25, 2020,

James R. “Jim” Toothman
James R. “Jim” Toothman, 60, Augusta, owner of Jim’s Tree Service for 40 years, passed away on Tuesday, April 11, 2006.
Viewing will be from 1 to 8 p.m. on Saturday with family present from 6 to 8 p.m., at Headley Funeral Chapel in Augusta.
Graveside service at 11 a.m. Monday, April 17, at Elmwood Cemetery in Augusta. Those attending should use the 12th Street entrance.
Jim was bom in Lyons on Dec. 18, 1945 to William and Marjorie Ruth (Miller) Toothman. On Dec. 31, 1981, he married Joyce Marlow. She survives.
Other survivors include: his children and spouses, Ray Spangler and wife Emily, Angela Floyd and husband Mike, all of Augusta, Jimmy Toothman of Wichita, Shelly Rodriguez of El Dorado;
brother, Charles Toothman of Junction City; sisters, Betty Conner of Augusta, Ann Shanks of Federal Way, Wash.; grandchildren,
Travis, Hunter and Fisher Spangler, Anthony, Shenessa and Denecia Rodriguez, Casey and Kayla Toothman; great-grandchild, Angalina Rodriguez.
He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Bill Toothman.
Memorials may go to Shriner’s Plane of Mercy.
Arrangements by Headley Funeral Chapel in Augusta.

Charles A. Lytle

Charles A. Lytle, 79, Augusta, retired engineer from Mobil Oil Research and Development in Princeton, N.J., passed away on Wednesday, April 12, 2006.
Memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 15, at First United Methodist Church, Augusta.
Charles was born in York, Neb., on Dec. 17, 1926, the son of Charles and Lillie (King) Lytle. He was a graduate of U.S. Merchant and Marine Academy and attended Lehigh
University and Oklahoma State University. He also was a retired Commander
from the United States Navy, serving in both World War II and the Korean War.
He was a member of First United Methodist Church, Augusta and served on various boards of the church.
He had been on the planning board of Butler Community College and the board for building Osage Manor in Augusta. On Aug. 24,1949 he married Darlene Johnson in Polk, Neb. She survives.
Other survivors include: son, Dr. Michael Lytle and wife, Sarah of Phoenix, Ariz.; daughter, Virginia Lytle of Augusta; brother, Dr. Robert Lytle and wife, Phyllis of Pinehurst, N.C.;
grandchildren, Nicholas and Kelly McClure, Lucas McClure, Ben and Meaghan McClure, Casey, Charles, and Lea Lytle; great-grandchild, Kaden McClure.
He was preceded in death by sons, Thomas and Peter.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Augusta Public Library, First United Methodist Church, and Faith Home Health & Hospice.
Arrangements are under the direction of Headley Funeral Chapel in Augusta.

Betty Lipscomb

Betty Lipscomb, 81, Moline, formerly of Augusta, passed away on
Wednesday, April 12, 2006.
Service arrangements were pending this morning with Headley Funeral Chapel in Augusta.

Delma Ware

Delma Dorine Ware, 93, El Dorado and formerly of Augusta, passed away on Friday, April 14, 2006.
Funeral service was held yesterday in Ottawa and interment was in Princeton Cemetery in Princeton.
Her survivors include: daughter, Roberta Hughes of Augusta; son, Jon Ware of Auburn; daughter-in-law, Dorothy Ware of Augusta;
11 grandchildren; 30 greatgrandchildren; 20 great- , great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in' death by: husband, Alfred “Earl” Ware; parents, John “J.B.” Burton McMillin and Ethel (McCrabb) McMillin;
son, James Ware; brothers, Dale McMillin and Caroll McMillin; sister, Vera McMillin; and son-in-law, Lloyd Hughes.
Memorials may go to Hope House, c/o Dengel & Son Mortuary, 235 S. Hickory, Ottawa, 66067.

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