Eva Hampton


ULYSSES — Eva Pauline Hampton, 89, died Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014, in her home near Disney, Okla.

ULYSSES — Eva Pauline Hampton, 89, died Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014, in her home near Disney, Okla.

She was born May 11, 1924, in Mitchell, to Elmer and Mary Byers Kratzer. She graduated from high school in Ulysses.

On July 25, 1942, she married William Lloyd Hampton in Dodge City. He preceded her in death as did her parents; three sisters, Dorothy Stout, Betty Harmon and Roberta Herman; and two infant daughters, Judith and Carolyn.

A homemaker, Mrs. Hampton had resided in Ulysses until moving near Grand Lake, Okla., in May 2000.

Survivors include two sons, Jesse Dean Hampton of Overland Park, and Clarence Earl Hampton of Eucha, Okla.; a daughter, Connie Lockard of Shawnee; two sisters, Louise Behee of Hewitt, Texas, and Mary Ellen Cullen of College Station, Texas; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Funeral will begin at 10 a.m. Monday at Garnand Funeral Home Chapel in Ulysses. Burial will follow at Ulysses Cemetery.

Visitation hours are 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday, with family present, at Garnand Funeral Home in Ulysses. Memorials are suggested to First United Methodist Church of Ulysses, in care of the funeral home, 405 W. Grant Ave., Ulysses, KS 67880.

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