|Birth: ||Oct. 28, 1896|
|Death: ||Sep. 23, 1991|
Emporia Gazette. Emporia, Kansas newspaper dated 22 Sep 1991:
Mabel A. Doty, a resident of Emporia for five years, died Sept 23, 1991, at Flint Hills Manor nursing home.
Miss Doty was a teacher for 45 years. She started her career in a country school and spent 38 years in the Emporia school system. She was a pioneer teacher in the field of special education.
She was a graduate of Emporia State University and did graduate work at Columbia University in New York City, Colorado State College at Greeley, Colorado and Western State College at Dennison, Colorado. She retired in 1962.
Mabel Arline Doty, the daughter of Shepherd A. and Bernice Lyon Doty, was born October 28, 1896, on the family farm east of Emporia on the Lyon-Coffey county line. That was her home for 89 years.
She was a member of the Lebo United Methodist Church and was a member of numerous education and teacher organizations. She was a life member of the Kansas Retired Teachers Association.
Miss Doty was preceded in death by a sister, Frances Doty, who died in 1917, and a brother, Harry E. Doty, who died in 1977. She is survived by cousins, including Mrs. Leslie Davis of Emporia.
The funeral service will be at 10:30 am Wednesday at Jones Funeral Home in Lebo. Burial will be in Lincoln Cemetery at Lebo.
Memorial contributions may be made to the memorial fund at the Lebo United Methodist Church.
Shepard Armstrong Doty (1871 - 1957)
Bernice R Lyon Doty (1872 - 1957)
Mabel Arline Doty (1896 - 1991)
Frances M. Doty (1899 - 1917)*
Harry Doty (1902 - 1977)*
Created by: Ruth Armstrong Pohl
Record added: Feb 20, 2012
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