DOUGLASS — LeElla Mae Easter, 94, homemaker, passed away Monday, December 2, 2019.

Visitation 1-8 p.m. Friday, December 6, with family receiving friends 5-7 p.m., Smith Mortuary, 1415 N. Rock Rd., Derby. Funeral service 2 p.m. Saturday, December 7, Douglass United Methodist Church, 204 S. Willow, Douglass.

LeElla is preceded in death by her husband, Lyle; parents, Seth and Frances Rutherford; brother, Seth Rutherford, Jr.; and son-in-law, Nick Paulin. Survivors: sons, Rick (Margaret) and Ted (Janet); daughters, Noma Paulin and Jenice Easter; eight grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.

A memorial has been established with the Douglass Senior Center, 124 W. 4th St., Douglass, KS 67039. View tributes at