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    Thelma Hoover

Thelma Fay Hoover

Thelma Fay Hoover, 77, died on October 27, 2020, at the Scott County Hospital, Scott City.

S h e was born on Dec. 30, 1942, in Stonington, Colo., the daughter of James Wesley and Eva Fern (Crissman) Howard.

A resident of Scott City since 1970, moving from Colorado Springs, Colo., she was in housekeeping and had worked at Park Lane Nursing Home for 38 years before retiring in 2011.

She was a member of the Immanuel Southern Baptist Church, Scott City, and Women on Mission.

On Oct. 1, 1960, she married Ellis Harold Hoover in Clayton, N.M. He died on April 5, 2011, in Scott City.

Survivors include two daughters, Tracy Wasinger and husband, Jeff, and Sheila Ellis and husband, Mark, all of Scott City; a sister, Kay Day, Dighton; eight grandchildren Chad and Danea Wasinger, Jerek Wasinger, Jenna and Devin Wackerla, Leighton Wasinger, Brittan Ellis, Tomas Ellis, Kulver and Leiken Ellis, and Lucas and Emelie Ellis.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, James Howard Jr., and Elmer Howard; and two sisters, Naomi Howard, and Bernice Torrontegui.

Visitation will be Friday, Oct. 30, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Price and Sons Funeral Home, Scott City.

Graveside service will be held Friday at 2:00 p.m. at the Scott County Cemetery with Bill Murphy and Joe Richardson presiding.

Burial will be in the Scott County Cemetery.

Memorials, in lieu of flowers, may be made to the Fay Hoover Memorial Fund in care of Price and Sons Funeral Homes, 401 South Washington St., Scott City, Ks. 67871.

The Scott County Record

PO Box 377

Scott City, KS 67871

Phone: 620-872-2090

Fax: 620-872-0009