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Evelyn Mefford

Tuesday, May 10, 2005

Nov. 10, 1916 - May 2, 2005

STERLING, COLO. -- Evelyn Mefford, 88, died May 2, 2005, in Sterling, Colo.

She was born Nov. 10, 1916, to Earl and Ethel (Uptagrafft) Crosier in Burr Oak, Kan.

On Dec. 6, 1934, she married Harry Mefford. She worked as a tour guide in Mesa, Ariz. for 10 years.

She was a member of the All Saints Episcopal Church, a home extension club, and an associate member of the Elks and Eagles Clubs.

She was proceeded in death by her husband, Harry; infant daughter, Bobby June; grandson Kelly Mefford; three sisters and two brothers.

Survivors include one daughter, Marilyn and husband Lawrence Hoppal of Sterling; two sons, Gene F. Mefford and wife, Martha on Colcord, Okla. and David Mefford and wife, Gloria of McCook; 11 grandchildren and 22 great grandchildren.

Services were at Tennant Funeral Home and internment took place at the Mountain View Memorial Gardens in Mesa, Ariz. with the Reverend Stephen Reed officiating.

Memorials were sent to Hospice of the Plains at 411 W. Main in Sterling, Colo.

Tennant Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.