McCUNE — Mary L. Morey, 77, of McCune died Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011, at her home in McCune.
She was born April 20, 1934, in Cherokee the daughter of Alex and Georgia (Hartman) Nevin. She had been a resident of the McCune area since 1969 moving from Parsons.
She married E. Jean Morey on April 25, 1952, in Girard; he survives at the home.
She worked for more than 20 years for the Kansas Army Ammunition Plant in Parsons as a quality control inspector. She and her husband were also the owner/operators of the Morey Grocery Store in McCune from 1969 to 1979.
She was a member of the United Methodist Church in McCune and the Ladies of Lions, also in McCune.
Other survivors include four sons, Daniel R. Morey of Oklahoma City, Larry D. Morey of Strafford, Mo., Ellick J. Morey of Rogers, Ark., and Brian D. Morey of Marshall, Texas; seven grandchildren, Adam Morey, Jarod Morey, Daniel C. Morey, Brandy Power, Andrea Johncox, Jessica Nelson and Anastasia Jones; nine great-grandchildren; and a sister, Dora Jean Coyan of Topeka.
She was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, Bob, Don and Bill Nevin; a sister, Betty LaSota; and a grandson, Joshua Cade Morey.
The memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Friskel Funeral Home in Frontenac with the Rev. Linda Eads officiating. The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until service time Friday at the funeral home. Inurnment will take place at a later date in the McCune City Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the McCune/Osage Township Library in care of the funeral home, 230 E. McKay/P.O. Box 907, Frontenac, 66763.
Condolences can be sent to www.friskelfuneralhome.com.