May 19th, 2014
Eileen Steinke Williams passed away May 17, 2014.Â She was born March 19, 1926, in Fowler, Kansas, the daughter of the late Tony and Rose Steinke.Â She was also preceded in death by her husband, Jerry H. Williams, six sisters and two brothers.
Jimmie Lillian Wilson Vance, 81, of Lonsdale, was born November 9, 1932, to James Daniel and Lillian Gertrude Peeler Wilson in Peeler Bend of Saline County. She was the ninth of ten children born to the couple. She was only four years old when her poppa died leaving her mother with ten children. Jimmie died May 15, 2014, in Hot Springs after a long battle with Alzheimerâ€™s. She began working as a young teenager in one of Bentonâ€™s cafes where she met Willie Doyle Vance, and they married November 5, 1949. In about 1966, she began working as a clerk at Harrisâ€™ Shoe Store in Benton.