Archive for Wednesday, February 19, 2003

Obituary: Zada Z. Wise


February 19, 2003

Graveside services for Zada Z. Wise, 80, Lawrence, were Monday, Feb. 17, 2003 in Hubbel Hill Cemetery in Tonganoxie.

Mrs. Wise died Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2003, at Jefferson County Memorial Hospital in Winchester. She was born Oct. 20, 1922, in Stilwell, the daughter of Henry W. and Corah. (Anderson) Wilks. Mrs. Wise farmed in Leavenworth County all her life.

She married William A. Wise in 1960 in Tulsa, Okla. He died Dec. 27,1989.

Survivors include two sons, Jerry Wise, rural Leavenworth County, and Ed Wise, Gainesville, Ga.; a daughter, Rita West, Lawrence; a brother, Chester Wilks, Lawrence; eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

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