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     Connie Ann Murrey, age 68, of Liberal, passed away, Wednesday, August 25, 2010 at Via Christi Village in Pittsburg, Kansas, where she had been a resident since January.


     Connie was born October 9, 1941 at Lamar to Clifford and Ethel (Mallory) Thatcher. In 1958, at Overbrook, Kansas, she married Herbert Waring and they had two sons, Herb, Jr. and Wayne, and a daughter, Julie. They later divorced and, on August 25, 1993, she married George Murrey, who preceded her in death November 29, 2009.  She was also preceded in death by her parents; and three brothers, Cliff “Junior” Thatcher, Arlo “Bud” Thatcher, and George Thatcher.


     Living in Barton County most of her life, Connie had worked at O’Sullivan Industries in Lamar and Peerless Products in Fort Scott, Kansas.  She also owned and operated Connie’s Place in Liberal for several years.  She was a member of Liberal Christian Church.


     Survivors include two sons, Herb Waring Jr., of Joplin and Wayne Waring of Liberal; a daughter and son-in-law, Julie & Scott Parker of Lamar; a sister, Lucille Minnix of Oronogo, Missouri; six grandchildren, Ashley and Derek Parker, Charity Burchett, Chris, Austin and Lane Waring; and two great-grandchildren, Coby and Cooper Burchett.


      Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, August 28th at Daniel Funeral Home where the family will receive friends from 6:00 until 7:00 p.m. Friday. Burial will be in Liberal Cemetery.


#7 Lamar, MOBev Thatcfh 2010-09-13 06:13
I am so sorry to hear of your Mom's passing. She was a lovely lady. Mom and I enjoyed visiting with her. May the Lord give you peace and comfort. We never forget our Mom's. Love Bev Thatch
#6 Liberal, MOBill & Sheri Keltner 2010-08-31 07:14
Please know that you are all in our thoughts and prayers. We have many memories of Connie through the church.
May God grant you the peace and comfort that only he can provide. Love, Bill and Sheri Keltner
#5 Riverside CALa Verna Levett 2010-08-30 23:13
Julie and Family,

I was so sad to hear about your mother's passing. May she rest in peace. You're in my thoughts and prayers.

With deepest sympathy,
LaVerna Levett
#4 Lamar, MORhonda & Brad Overstreet 2010-08-27 20:16
Herbie, Wayne, & Julie,
So sorry for your loss. Your family will be in our thoughts and prayers. May God comfort you as only He can. Moms are special people and no one can ever take their place! Cherish your wonderful memories. We love you!
#3 Amber Brown 2010-08-27 13:49
My Condolences, Herb. I am so sorry. *hugs*
#2 Lamar, MOCheryl Tally 2010-08-27 09:17
I am so sorry to hear about your mom. I hadn't heard this. Prayers lifting up you and your family during this time.
#1 Lamar, MOGayla Swarens 2010-08-27 06:38
So sorry to hear about Connie. I am sure the Angels are watching over her! I never seen her that she didn't have a smile on her face! May God comfort your family at this time!

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