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Cartha M. Dalton Calhoun

Arcadia, Crawford County, Kansas, USA
Death 29 Dec 2004 (aged 73)
Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA
Burial Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 33617486 · View Source
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Cartha M. Calhoun, the daughter of Kenneth and Pearl Dalton, died Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2004, at the age of 73. She spent the last eight years at Plaza West Nursing Home. She had Alzheimer's.

She was born June 18, 1931, in Arcadia. She graduated from Wichita East High School in May 1950 and lived in Goddard before moving to Topeka in 1968.

Cartha worked for USD 501 preparing school lunches. She also did child care work, as well as being a housewife.

She married James T. Calhoun on Nov. 11, 1950. They spent many years in Goddard, where their three sons were born.

She is survived by her husband, James T. Calhoun; three sons and their wives, Dwight A. Calhoun, and his wife, Rhonda, Douglas W. Calhoun, and his wife, Amy, and Curtis Calhoun, all of Topeka; six grandchildren; a sister, Melba J. Upton-Turnbow, Irving, Texas; a nephew; and two nieces.

Cartha was a member of North Congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses in Topeka.

A funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Penwell-Gabel Parker- Price Chapel in North Topeka.

Burial will be in Penwell-Gabel's Memorial Park Cemetery.

Mrs. Calhoun will lie in state after 1 p.m. Sunday at the funeral chapel, where the family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m.

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Cartha M. Dalton Calhoun (18 Jun 1931–29 Dec 2004), Find A Grave Memorial no. 33617486, citing Penwell-Gabel Cemetery and Mausoleum, Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Dale Bernhardt (contributor 47013200) .