Maurine Rose O'Bryan Turney

Hutchinson, Reno County, Kansas, USA
Death 24 Dec 2010 (aged 87)
Stigler, Haskell County, Oklahoma, USA
Burial Stigler, Haskell County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 63284693 · View Source
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Maurine was born 22 September 1923 in Hutchinson, Reno county, Kansas to Ralph Marlowe & Ila (Hook) O'Bryan. she graduated from Hutchinson High School in 1941.
She received her bachelor's degree in secondary education in 1960 from Sterling College, Sterling, Ks. Her master's degree in education from Wichita State University. She taught at Graber Grade School, Central Jr. High and Hutchinson High School. She taught American History & Humanities teacher in Hutchinson from 1960-1980. Maurine and Arthur lived in Muskogee, Ok from 1951-1952, Hutchinson, Ks from 1952-1980 and retired to Rogers, Ar from 1980-2006.
She was active in several local organizations, including PEO Chapter BK & Community Concerts. She was involved in the local Garden club and held regional & state postions with the Federated Garden Clubs. she belonged to the Alpha Delta Kappa organization. She & Arthur were members of the 1st Presbyterian Church of Rogers & she was active in her Presbyterian Women's Circle.

She married Arthur Turney on august 25, 1951 in Huntsville, Ar. They were married 54 years when Arthur passed away in June 2006. She is survived by her 3 children: Bill & his wife Lanelle Turney of Parkerfield,Ks; Nancy Turney of Stigler, Ok and Mary Turney & her husband Rick Liquie of Fair Play, S.C.; 5 grandchcildren: Lori Torres, Brian Turney, Willis Jones, Eddie Jones & Dian Franks, and 6 great-grandchcildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, her parents, and her brother, Perry O'Bryan of Wichita, Ks.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Education was a critical part of Maurine's life. For that reason, the family asks that contributions will be made in her honor to the PEO Program for Continuing Education Scholarship Fund.

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Maurine Rose O'Bryan Turney (22 Sep 1923–24 Dec 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 63284693, citing Antioch Cemetery, Stigler, Haskell County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Nancy T. (contributor 46535643) .