(May 8, 1912 - February 23, 2011)
Waneta H. Puckett, age 98, died Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at the Homestead Health & Rehabilitation Center in Garden City, Kansas. She was born on May 8, 1912 at Ingalls, Kansas the daughter of Bert & Minnie Withers Cessna. A lifetime area resident, Waneta assisted in the daily operations at the Buffalo Mills Supply Company for many years.
She was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Garden City.
On June 1, 1930, she married Fred Flowers at Ingalls, Kansas. He died February 22, 1938 at Ingalls, Kansas. Then in 1945 she married Lee Puckett at Garden City, Kansas. He died in 1970 at Garden City, Kansas.
Survivors Include: One Daughter, Darlene Johnson of Pierce City, Missouri; One Daughter-In-Law, Shirley Saloga of Garden City, Kansas; Eight Grandchildren, Twenty Great-Grandchildren and Twelve Great-Great-Grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, two husbands, two sons, Jack & Bill Flowers, two brothers and two sisters.
Funeral Services will be held at 10:30am on Saturday, February 26, 2011 at the Price & Sons Funeral Home in Garden City, Kansas.
Friends may call from Noon-6:00pm Friday @ the Price & Sons Funeral Home in Garden City, Kansas.
Interment will be in the Valley View Cemetery in Garden City, Kansas.
The family requests memorials be given to the Waneta Puckett Memorial Fund in care of Price & Sons Funeral Home of Garden City, Kansas.
Obituary courtesy of Price and Sons Funeral Homes of Garden City, Scott City, Leoti and Tribune.