Townanda Cemetery
Towanda, Butler County, Kansas


Submitted by Oz


Name Birth Date Death Date Other Information
Cash, Shirley Ann 5-15-1937 1-13-2006 b. Towanda ks Butler co, d. wichita, D/O John & Erma Marshall. Preceded by parents & brother Gene Marshall.
Christopher, Geneva Ellen Priest
8-2-1914 1984 b. Towanda KS  Butler co, d. Wichita, W/O Lester Leroy Christopher. b. 6-18-1915 Milford KS  d. 11-23-1992 Gresno CA.  Wed 11-25-1948 in Towanda (cemetery unknown)
Hill, Edith Frankie Priest
4-14-1900 5-1992 b. Meno OK  Major co, d. Augusta ks butler co, W/O Donald A. Hill . Wed 10-9-1920 Wichita
Hill, Donald A.
1-13-1899 11-1984 b. Cortland NE  Gage co, d. Augusta KS  Butler co, H/O Edith Frankie Priest Hill, Worked for Boeing in Wichita KS until his retirement in 1965
Jones, Rose Viola (Priest)
5-2-1916 2-17-1997 b. Towanda KS Butler co, d. El Dorado KS   Butler co, W/O Arthur Pharr Jones. Wed 12-5-1936. El Dorado KS A multi talented woman, played piano, organ, crochet, knit & purl, make rugs, sew, paint outdoor scenes. Had a large doll collection & knew how to save her money. She was a very active person.
Jones, Arthur Pharr
7-2-1909 10-20-1984 b. Pine Grove LA  St. Helena Parrish, d. Wichita, H/O Rose Viola Priest Jones.   S/O Judith Anne (Jones) Wygle & Edward Lee Jones. As an Accountant and later as an Accts. Mgr. he worked for & retired from Skelly/Getty Oil Company in El Dorado, Denver, Tulsa. After 40+ yrs.
Kenny, Irene 'Rene' Adelaide Priest
8-10-1910 2000 b. Galva Ks McPherson co, d. El Dorado, W/O  Lawrence P. Klintworth in El Dorado KS. b. 12-1-1906 Peru KS Chautauqua co (2nd husband)
d. 9-27-1989 El Dorado.  He was the Editor for the El Dorado Newspaper
Kenny, Edward D.
11-24-1920 1960's  b. & d. El Dorado ks
Miller, Lillian Blanche Priest
5-29-1907 6-10-1997 b. Meno OK, d. Augusta ks butler co.,  Wed 9-4-1926 to Clarence F. Miller. b. 10-10-1901 Rose Hill Ks  d. 10-6-1932  Augusta.  2nd marriage to Orie L. Stevenson 11-26-19?? He was born 11-10-1909 & d.3-12-1964 Augusta. Suicide-gunshot wound.
Priest, Claude E.
3-6-1914 10-2-1974 b. Meno OK  Major co, d. Topeka ks Shawnee co, H/O Berdine M. Morse Priest b. 7-21-1903 Goddard KS. Wed 9-13-1930 wichita ks
Priest, Louie Collins
9-25-1895 12-8-1971 b. & d. Towanda ks, H/O Florence Murray Collins. During WW I he was sprayed w/Mustard Gas
Priest, Florence Murray
6-1-1897 2-3-1978 b. Benton KS  butler co, W/O Louie Collins Priest
Priest, Almeda Adelaide Duckett
2-8-1875 8-6-1941 b. Portland IN  Jay co, d. Towanda,
W/O Albert Franklin Priest. Wed 11-8-1894 in El Dorado ks, Inscription: Mother/Wife
Priest, Albert Franklin
11-20-1870 9-1-1942 b. Benton ks, d. Towanda,
H/O Almeda Adelaide Duckett Priest. Wed 11-8-1894 in El Dorado ks, Inscp: Father/Husband
Seiler, Leveta 10-12-1915 11-5-2005 b. Seneca Mo Newton co, d. Goddard ks sedgwick co, Preceded by husband Clyde H.Seiler on 8-9-1997; parents Wiley & Clyda Spragins & brother Kenneth Spragins
Stearns, Sybil Ethel Priest
6-18-1897 1-4-1971 b. Towanda KS butler co, d. El Dorado, W/O Everett B. Stearns
Stearns, Everett B.
4-23-1897 6-12-1974 b. Oldenburg IL Madison co, d. El Dorado, H/O Sybil Ethel Priest Stearns
Wohlgemuth, Milton M.
2-11-1920 3-26-2004 b. Hillsboro KS Marion Co., d. Towanda KS Butler Co., Parents-Frank & Mary (Schmidt) Wohlgemuth
Wright, Sue Avona (Mikel) 6-7-1971 5-21-2005 b. wichita, d. El dorado ks butler co, D/O John C. and Nova Lee (Nixon) Mikel. Avona was a nurse's aide for 15 years, working in hospitals and care homes.  She was preceded in death by a brother, Johnny Ray Mikel; and a sister, Janitta Mikel.

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